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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.png
Preserved heart of an extinct monster, it bolsters the bearer's fortitude.
Cost 5000 Gold (1200)
Sell Value Full price refunded within 10s. 2500 Gold
Bonus ? +45 Strength
+250 Health
+1.6% Max HP Health Regen
Shareable No
Disassemble No
Usage Alert ? No
Heart of Tarrasque (5000)
Vitality Booster (1000)
Reaver (2800)
Recipe (1200)

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.png strength heroes. Agility attribute symbol.png Agility or Intelligence attribute symbol.png Intelligence heroes can consider an Eye of Skadi icon.png Eye of Skadi instead for tankiness.


  • 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.png 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[]

  • Reduced Default recipe icon.png Recipe cost from 1300 Gold to 1200 Gold (total cost decreases from 5100 Gold to 5000 Gold).
  • Item cost changes:
    • Reduced Vitality Booster icon.png Vitality Booster cost from 1100 Gold to 1000 Gold.
    • Increased Default recipe icon.png Recipe cost from 900 Gold to 1300 Gold.
    • Total gold cost increases from 4800 Gold to 5100 Gold.
  • Item cost changes:
    • No longer requires Ring of Tarrasque icon.png Ring of Tarrasque to build (−650 Gold cost).
    • Reduced Reaver icon.png Reaver cost from 3000 Gold to 2800 Gold.
    • Increased Default recipe icon.png Recipe cost from 650 Gold to 900 Gold.
    • Total gold cost decreases from 5400 Gold to 4800 Gold.