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| Author Chetan Shekar
Best Ranged Heroes to Pick in 7.33C Patch
These are the best ranged heroes in Dota 2 that you can pick to win more matches in the 7.33c patch.
The New Frontiers map has provided Dota 2 players a wealth of opportunities to engage with their friends in online matches. It has extended the map by over 40%, letting people activate Watchers throughout their terrains to keep an eye over their enemies. The 7.33c patch for the strategy game has given rise to new runes like the Wisdom runes that can be found near the Tormentors to help people level up faster with their team.
Ranged heroes can play a variety of different roles for their team to get kills in battles. You can play ranged heroes to attack enemy units from a safe distance during your matches. Items like Dragon Lance and Mage Slayer can provide ranged heroes plenty of advantages to increase their kill counts in the new update for Dota 2.
Many people pick ranged heroes in their games to be able to escape enemy attacks on time. These heroes can find various spots on the New Frontiers map to teleport to their bases after taking a significant amount of damage during team fights.
Here are the best ranged heroes available to play in the latest version of the game.
Lina is an Intelligence hero who has received a number of changes in the 7.33c patch. She can scorch her enemies in a lane with her spells to deal loads of damage. Her spells can affect multiple enemy units at once, making Lina an amazing ranged hero to choose in Dota 2 matches.
Each spell she casts can increase her attack speed by 32 and her movement speed by 2.5% by leveling up Fiery Soul. She can stack Fiery Soul for up to a total of 7 times, giving her plenty of attack speed to burn enemy heroes to a crisp in battles. You can purchase items like a Maelstrom to provide 24 attack damage to Lina. She gains a 30% chance to release a bolt of lightning with every attack that deals 135 damage to enemy units around her.
The ranged hero can blaze her enemies in lanes with Dragon Slave to deal 325 damage to them. Dragon Slave has a cooldown of 9 seconds and needs 145 mana to be used per cast. You can head to the mid lane to max out Dragon Slave early in her matches. You can unlock her ulti, Laguna Blade, faster in the mid lane to increase your kill streaks in Dota 2 games.
Laguna Blade deals a massive 900 damage to enemy units. You can reach level 25 to deal Pure damage to enemy units with Laguna Blade. Her ulti has a cooldown of 50 seconds and requires 450 mana. You can reduce the cooldown of Laguna Blade by 25 seconds through the Talent Tree. You can stun enemy units for 2.2 seconds in lanes with Light Strike Array. Enemy units in a radius of 250 take damage from Light Strike Array during battles. The damage dealt by Light Strike Array has been increased from 250 to 260 in the 7.33c patch. You can smash enemy heroes with a few physical attacks while they are stunned by Lina to drain their health.
You can purchase an Aghanim’s Scepter for Lina to instantly gain max stacks of Fiery Soul in her matches. An Aghaim’s Scepter costs 4200 gold in the game. Lina gains a new ability, Flame Cloak, that can be used to increase the stacks of Fiery Soul to 7. She can use the bonus attack speed from Flame Cloak to drain the health of her opponents in battle. She also gains 35% spell amplification and 35% magic resistance for 6 seconds from using Flame Cloak, allowing her to destroy enemy heroes with Laguna Blade. Flame Cloak has a cooldown of 25 seconds and needs 50 mana per cast.
The newly introduced item, Phylactery, lets Lina annihilate enemy heroes with her ulti. Laguna Blade deals a bonus spell damage of 150 and slows enemy heroes by 50% for 1.5 seconds after purchasing a Phylactery in Dota 2 matches. You can buy a Phylactery for 2375 gold in the game. The item provides 200 health, 200 mana, 0.7 mana regeneration, 7 Strength, 7 Agility, and 7 Intelligence to Lina in the 7.33c patch.
Sniper is an Agility with a vast range of his physical attacks. He has a base attack range of 550, letting him take last hits with ease in lanes. You can max out Take Aim for Sniper to gain a bonus attack range of 400. You can activate Take Aim to gain an additional 200 attack range for 3 seconds in the 7.33c patch. Take Aim has a cooldown of 14 seconds and requires 50 mana to be used per cast.
You can buy a Dragon Lance for 1900 gold in the game. Dragon Lance provides 150 attack range, 15 Agility, and 10 Strength to Sniper. You can use Take Aim after purchasing a Dragon Lance to hit enemy heroes without taking damage in battles. You can spray an area with Shrapnel to deal 70 DPS to enemy units in a radius of 400. Shrapnel can slow enemy units by 30%, letting Sniper and his allies deal tons of damage to enemy heroes in team fights. Each charge of Shrapnel lasts for 10 seconds and requires 75 mana to be used per cast.
The ranged hero can knock back enemy units in battles by maxing out Headshot. Sniper has a 40% chance to deal 110 bonus attack damage to enemy units and push them back by a distance of 10 by maxing out Headshot in his matches. You can buy a Crystalys to provide 32 attack damage to Sniper. Each physical hit from Sniper has a 30% chance to deal 160% bonus damage to enemy units. You can upgrade a Crystalys to Daedalus to increase his attack damage by 88.
His ulti can be used to get instant kills from a far distance. Assassinate has a cast range of 3000 and deals 700 damage to enemy units. Sniper can stun enemies for 1.2 seconds using Assassinate. The increased attack damage from Headshot can provide plenty of free kills for Sniper in the 7.33c patch. You can roam the map using the Twin Gates to get more kills with Sniper in Dota 2.
Zeus has emerged as a top ranged hero to pick in the latest update. He can cast multiple spells in lanes to hit enemy units with magical damage. The Intelligence hero has a base mana pool of 339 and gains 3.3 Intelligence per level. He has a projectile speed of 1100 that grants him adequate speed to eliminate enemy heroes
Players can nuke enemy heroes by casting several spells with Zeus to win matches in Dota 2. He can cast Arc Lightning to deal 160 damage to a total of 15 enemy units with his spell. Arc Lightning has a low cooldown of 1.6 seconds. The mana cost of Arc Lightning has been decreased from 95 to 90 per cast in the 7.33c patch.
You can decimate enemy heroes using Lightning Bolt to deal 350 damage to them with Zeus. Lightning Bolt reveals invisible units for 5 seconds, letting his allies fight enemies like Riki and Bounty Hunter effortlessly in battles. You can buy an Aether Lens for Zeus to gain 300 mana and 2.5 mana regeneration. Aether Lens can be purchased for 2275 gold in the game.
He can cast his ulti to get multiple kills in Dota 2. Zeus can use Thundergod’s Wrath to attack all enemy heroes on the New Frontiers map. The damage dealt by Thundergod’s Wrath has been increased from 550 to 600 in the 7.33c patch. His ulti has a cooldown of 120 seconds and needs 500 mana per cast. You can buy a Refresher Orb to cast Thundergod’s Wrath twice to fry enemy heroes for bonus gold in your matches.
Survivability can be key to your victory while playing Zeus. You can level up Heavenly Jump for Zeus to leap forward by a distance of 500 during battles. Heavenly Jump can help Zeus avoid getting killed by carry heroes looking to destroy support heroes early in encounters. Zeus can buy a Blink Dagger for 2250 gold in the game. A Blink Dagger will let Zeus teleport up to a distance of 1200 units per cast. You can use Heavenly Jump and Blink Dagger to prevent Zeus from being attacked by enemy heroes in lanes.