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Heart of Tarrasque is an item listed at the Main Shop, under Armor. However, it can only be completed with items from the Secret Shop.

Components required from the Base Shop Components required from the Secret Shop
Heart of Tarrasque
Heart of Tarrasque icon
Preserved heart of an extinct monster, it bolsters the bearer's fortitude.
Cost 5200 Gold (600)
Sell Value Full price refunded within 10s. 2600 Gold
Bonus ? +40 Strength
+1.6% Max HP Health Regen
Shareable No
Disassemble No
Usage Alert ? No
Heart of Tarrasque (5200)
Ring of Tarrasque (1800)
Reaver (2800)
Recipe (600)

Additional Information[]

  • The max-health health regeneration bonus from multiple Hearts of Tarrasque does not stack.
    • Can regenerate up to 96% of the wielder's maximum health in one minute.
    • Can fully regenerate the wielder's health within 62.5 seconds.

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  • Heart of Tarrasque is effective against teams with a lot of burst damage.
  • Heart of Tarrasque's strength bonus mostly benefits Strength attribute symbol strength heroes. Agility attribute symbol Agility or Intelligence attribute symbol Intelligence heroes can consider an Eye of Skadi icon Eye of Skadi instead for tankiness.
  • Later in the game it can replace a magic resistance item.


  • The name "Tarrasque" references the Tarrasque, an almost undefeatable monster in Dungeons & Dragons, which in return references the Tarasque, a mythological dragon-hybrid that was tamed by Saint Martha.
  • Heart of Tarrasque used to require Ring of Tarrasque icon Ring of Tarrasque to build with the following lore: An ageless ring forged with an otherwise simple blood magic amplified by the presumed source of its key component..

Recent Changes[]

  • Increased Default recipe icon Recipe cost from 1300 Gold to 1400 Gold (total cost increases from 5100 Gold to 5200 Gold).
  • Reduced Strength attribute symbol strength bonus from 40 to 35.