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Dota 2 Bounty Hunter Guide – Earn Bonus Gold from Kills
You can earn more gold in your Dota 2 games by using these techniques with Bounty Hunter.
The recent release of 7.32 E for Dota 2 has brought many new and interesting aspects of the game to quench the thirst of its players. It includes the addition of Muerta, an Intelligence hero, into the roster to help carry heroes devastate their opponents in matches. Muerta can use her abilities to silence her foes and drive them back to their bases. She is quickly climbing up the ladder to become one of the most picked heroes in the last few days.
People can take part in the Dead Reckoning mini-game to earn more points for their kills in each game. The Dead Reckoning rewards players with 2 points per kill and 1 point per assist against enemy heroes to motivate them to destroy their enemies in battles. You can choose heroes like Bounty Hunter and Invoker to get kills frequently in your matches to earn more points for the Dead Reckoning.
Here are a few ways to earn bonus gold from kills while playing Bounty Hunter with your friends in the strategy game.
Bounty Hunter – Buy Items that can Replenish Your Mana
Bounty Hunter is an Agility hero with a base health of 600 and a base mana of 339. You’ll need to purchase plenty of early game items to keep Bounty Hunter from dying in lanes. Spells like Shuriken Toss can cost 80 mana per cast and his ulti, Track, requires 60 mana to be used in the game. The low mana cost of his abilities provides plenty of chances to nuke enemy heroes with Bounty Hunter.
You can buy a Magic Wand for Bounty Hunter to replenish the health and mana of the Agility hero between battles. Magic Wand costs 450 gold and grants 3 Agility, 3 Strength, and 3 Intelligence to Bounty Hunter. You will gain a charge for Magic Wand every time an enemy hero casts a spell around Bounty Hunter in a radius of 1200. Each charge from Magic Wand restores up to 15 health and mana to Bounty Hunter, making it a handy item to use during team fights.
Players can purchase an Orb of Corrosion to provide bonus health of 150 to Bounty Hunter. Orb of Corrosion can be bought for 925 gold and is an excellent early game item for the melee hero. Bounty Hunter can reduce the armor of enemy heroes by 3 and decrease their movement speed by 13% per hit after purchasing an Orb of Corrosion. Enemy units hit by Bounty Hunter will take up to 3 damage per second (DPS) for 3 seconds from the item.
Bounty Hunter – Evade Death using Shadow Walk
Bounty Hunter can dodge a ton of spells from enemy heroes and move away from getting hit by physical attacks by using Shadow Walk in Dota 2. You can use Shadow Walk to become invisible for up to 35 seconds in the game. Enemy units that are attacked by Bounty Hunter while being invisible have their attack speed and movement speed slowed for 4 seconds.
Shadow Walk can help Bounty Hunter steer clear from danger in team fights. Players can activate Shadow Walk after losing a significant amount of health to avoid getting killed in combat. Shadow Walk has a cooldown of 15 seconds, allowing players to become invisible often to hide from enemy heroes while farming for gold
You can strike enemy heroes using Shadow Walk after they’ve been stunned or disabled by your allies to deal more damage to them. People can cast Bounty Hunter’s ulti, Track, on enemy heroes without breaking their invisibility. The bonus gold provided by Track can let players earn more gold from kills in Dota 2 matches. Enemy heroes that are killed after being targeted by Track can yield up to 320 bonus gold per kill to Bounty Hunter.
Bounty Hunter – Corner Your Opponents
Bounty Hunter can signal allies after spotting enemy heroes on the map. A good strategy to use with Bounty Hunter is to force enemy heroes into corners by using Track on them. Tracked enemy heroes can be seen by allies, making it easier to cast spells on them while chasing them during team fights. Bounty Hunter has a base movement speed of 325 that lets him scout for enemy heroes without being detected.
You can buy a Phase Boots to increase the attack damage and movement speed of Bounty Hunter. Phase Boots provides 45 movement speed, 18 attack damage, and 4 armor to the melee hero. He can also use Phase Boots to gain up to 20% movement speed for 3 seconds. Players can push enemy heroes into ledges or into the forests and corner them for easy kills. People can use Track on their enemies to gain vision of their movement across the map to prevent them from fleeing
to their fountain.
Track can help you counter enemy heroes like Riki and Nyx Assassin by providing vision of them throughout the game. You can carry a few Sentry Wards to deward enemy territories and prevent Bounty Hunter from being attacked while being invisible.
Items like Battle Fury can provide bonus damage to Bounty Hunter. You can kill multiple enemies comfortably by purchasing a Battle Fury for the melee hero. Battle Fury grants 60 attack damage, 7.5 health regeneration, and 2.75 mana regeneration to Bounty Hunter. He will gain Cleave from Battle Fury that can spread a portion of Bounty Hunter’s attack damage to enemy units around him in a radius of 650 in front of him. Battle Fury costs 4100 gold and can help players earn more gold with Bounty Hunter in Dota 2 games after using Track on enemy heroes.
You can buy items like Linken’s Sphere and Lotus Orb for Bounty Hunter to help him survive longer in do or die situations. These items can be used to dodge incoming spells from enemy heroes while cornering them with your allies. Enemy heroes can deal loads of magical damage to Bounty Hunter in battles to drain his health. You can equip Linken’s Sphere to avoid being cast by spells like Corrosive Haze that can reveal Bounty Hunter while being invisible in the game.
Best Allies for Bounty Hunter – Venomancer
Venomancer is a support hero in Dota 2. He can spew poison onto his enemies to deal damage over time. Most of his spells can be used to deal poison damage to multiple enemy heroes, letting Bounty Hunter take last hits with Shuriken Toss to gain bonus gold in battles.
Allies can use Venomous Gale on enemy units to deal an initial damage of 125 and up to 105 damage every 3 seconds. Enemy units hit by Venomous Gale take damage for 15 seconds and have their movement speed slowed by 50% for the duration of the spell. Bounty Hunter can attack enemy heroes hit by Venomous Gale to take more damage while having their movement speed slowed.
The passive ability, Poison Sting, deals 32 DPS to enemy heroes with each hit from Venomancer. Poison Sting deals damage for up to 15 seconds and slows the movement speed of his opponents by 14%. Bounty Hunter can cast Track of enemies before Venomancer can use his ulti, Poison Nova, to earn bonus gold from multiple kills.
Poison Nova deals up to 3.5% of the max health of enemy heroes for up to 20 seconds. Venomancer’s ulti has a large radius of 950, mitigating enemy units and heroes during team fights. Bounty Hunter can use items like Phase Boots to close in on enemy heroes to get kills after they’ve been weakened by Venomancer.
Best Allies for Bounty Hunter – Gyrocopter
Gyrocopter can stun enemies to let Bounty Hunter deal bonus damage with his physical attacks. Teammates can use Homing Missile on enemy heroes to stun them for up to 3 seconds and deal 360 damage to them in team fights. Homing Missile can be used to nuke opponents on the map after enemy heroes have been discovered by Bounty Hunter.
Shadow Walk will allow Bounty Hunter to move discreetly among enemy heroes, providing Gyrocopter a chance to release Homing Missiles on them without getting noticed. Gyrocopter can use his ulti, Call Down, to deal a total of 700 damage to all enemy units in a radius of 600. Bounty Hunter can earn tons of gold after Tracking enemy heroes while they are being wiped out by Gyrocopter in team fights.
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