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- Does not stack with the cast range bonus of or other Octarine Cores.
Cooldown Reduction: 25%
- Multiple sources of percentage-based cooldown reductions do not stack. The highest value takes priority.
- Heroes whose default item build includes Octarine Core as a core or a situational item
- Strength heroes:
- Agility heroes:
- Intelligence heroes:
- If you have a hero with short cooldowns on your abilities, consider this item; casting your spells more often in a single fight is a major boon, and the increased casting range allows you to do so without having to stay in the middle of the fight for an extended duration.
- Octarine Core's name is an homage to the comic fantasy book series Discworld, paying tribute to the writer Terry Pratchett who died about a month prior to the item's release.
- In the series, Octarine is a fictional color which is described as "resembling a flourescent greenish-yellow purple". The color can only be seen by wizards and by cats, which is also referenced by Octarine Core's item lore. Spell Lifesteal is also shown on a character with greenish-yellow and purple particle effects.
- The components of Octarine Core before 7.27 are the same as the components of the pre-6.60 .
Main Article: Octarine Core/Changelogs
- Reduced cast range bonus from 250 to 225.