Dota 2 Omniknight Guide – Protect Your Team with Purification

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Dota 2 Omniknight Guide – Protect Your Team with Purification

Discover new ways to use Purification to protect your team in Dota 2 with Omniknight. 

Dota 2 players can learn new tips and tricks to secure victory for their team by using different abilities in battles. You can choose from over a hundred heroes that can be played to destroy enemy towers and decimate enemy heroes in the game. The massively multiplayer game provides a platform to hone your skills and display your talents to the world at large. 

Strength heroes are durable characters who can protect the team from taking high amounts of damage in team fights. A majority of the Strength heroes in Dota 2 can play the tank role to sustain damage from enemy heroes and enemy towers to gain victory in their Dota 2 matches. 

Support heroes, like Omniknight, can be tremendously useful against enemy heroes while fighting each other in the strategy game. Omniknight can heal allies by using Purification to restore health between battles in Dota 2. Many people can take Omniknight to allow carry heroes to farm in lanes without dying and defend their team during team fights. 

Omniknight – Protect Your Team with Purification

Omniknight guards his teammates using Purification

Omniknight is a Strength hero who can lead the charge against enemy heroes during battles in Dota 2. The melee hero can use his abilities to replenish the health of his teammates and increase their health regeneration rate to protect people from incoming attacks and magical spells in the game. He is among the most durable heroes you can choose in Dota 2 to guard your team and help your allies defeat your opponents. 

The Strength hero has a base Strength of 23, providing Omniknight with 660 health at the start of the game. Omniknight can become a reliable ally to his team by casting his abilities frequently between battles to heal other players in the team and deal damage to enemy heroes with his spells. His abilities, such as, Purification and Heavenly Grace, require less than 150 mana per cast. 

Purification is the first skill people need to take after starting a Dota 2 game with Omniknight. The Strength hero can cast Purification on allied heroes and other allied units to restore up to 90 health to them in an instant. Any enemy units that are around the allied unit healed by Purification in a radius of 260 take up to 90 Pure damage from the spell. Purification has a cooldown of 18 seconds and consumes 80 mana to be used at level one in the game. 

You can max out Purification to restore up to 300 health to allied units while playing Omniknight. Allied heroes can farm freely in a lane and take a considerable amount of damage from enemy creeps and heroes before being healed by Purification. 

Omniknight can cast Purification once every 12 seconds at level four. Purification requires up to 125 mana to be used. You can reduce the cooldown of Purification by 2 seconds by reaching level 15 through the Talent Tree. Players can also increase the amount of health restored by Purification after unlocking the Talent Tree upgrade for the ability at level 25. 

You can use Purification to protect the team against any incoming damage dealt on lanes or while allied units are farming in the jungle. Omniknight can cast Purification on allied heroes to deal up to 300 Pure damage to enemy units around them, making it easier to farm in the forest and in neutral creep camps. 

People who choose Omninight can head to the safe lane to farm more gold. The safe lane gives Omniknight plenty of places to use Purification to earn gold in the game. You can stack a few neutral creep camps by pulling creeps before they reach the towers in the safe lane. Players can carry several consumable items while playing Omniknight, like Enchanted Mangoes and Healing Salves to restore a ton of health to their allies in the safe lane. 

Omniknight can use Heavenly Grace on allied units to increase their base Strength and health regeneration rate. Allied heroes and units that are affected by Heavenly Grace are provided with 32 base Strength and 20 health per second for up to 10 seconds. Heavenly Grace has a cooldown of 14 seconds and consumes 125 mana per cast. 

The Strength hero can cast Heavenly Grace on his teammates after restoring health to them using Purification. You can use Purification and Heavenly Grace to protect your team from enemy heroes that are attacking your allies. You can increase the duration of Heavenly Grace by 4 seconds through the skill tree at level 10. 

Players can launch their weapon while playing Omniknight to deal 120% of their base attack damage to enemy heroes by using Hammer of Purity. Enemy units that are targeted by Hammer of Purity take an initial damage of 125 and have their movement speed slowed by 38% for up to 5 seconds. Hammer of Purity has a cooldown of 10 seconds and needs 55 mana to be used in the game. You can reduce the cooldown of Hammer of Purity by 6 seconds at level 20. 

Omniknight can use his ulti, Guardian Angel, to protect his team during team fights in Dota 2. Guardian Angel grants immunity from physical attacks to all allied units around Omniknight in a radius of 1200 for up to 7 seconds. Guardian Angel has a cooldown of 120 seconds and consumes 250 mana. 

You can reduce the cooldown of Guardian Angel by 30 seconds at level 15 through the Talent Tree. Omniknight can cast Purification on weakened allies to restore 300 health to them while they are protected by Guardian Angel. People can also cast Heavenly Grace to allied units after using Omniknight’s ulti, Guardian Angel, to increase their health regeneration rate. 

Items to Buy for Omniknight

Arcane Boots

You can buy Arcane Boots for 1300 gold in the game. Arcane Boots provides up to 250 mana and 45 movement speed to the Strength hero. Omniknight can replenish up to 175 mana to all allied units in a radius of 1200 by using Arcane Boots in battles. The melee hero can use Purification and Arcane Boots to restore health and mana throughout the game to his allies. Arcane Boots has a cooldown of 55 seconds. 

Rod of Atos

Rod of Atos provides 24 Intelligence, 12 Strength, and 12 Agility to Omniknight. You can purchase a Rod of Atos for 2750 gold in the game. People can cast Cripple to root enemy heroes for 2 seconds while playing Omniknight in Dota 2. 

Omniknight can use Cripple to help allied heroes flee from team fights after losing a significant amount of their health. You can use Purification to heal allied heroes while enemy heroes are rooted by Cripple. Rod of Atos has a cooldown of 18 seconds and requires 50 mana to be used in the game. 

Pipe of Insight

Pipe of Insight grants 30% magic resistance and 8.5 health regeneration to Omniknight. Allied units around Omniknight in a radius of 1200 gain 15% magic resistance and 2.5 health regeneration rate. Omniknight can cast Barrier using Pipe of Insight to help his allies block up to 450 damage dealt by magical spells for up to 12 seconds. Pipe of Insight has a cooldown of 60 seconds and needs 100 mana. 

Crimson Guard

Omniknight gains 250 health, 12 health regeneration, and 8 armor by purchasing Crimson Guard. The item costs 3600 gold in the game. The Strength hero has a 60% chance to block up to 75 damage from enemy units by equipping Crimson Guard in his inventory. Omniknight can activate Crimson Guard to protect his team by providing a 100% chance to block 75 damage for up to 12 seconds. Crimson Guard has a cooldown of 35 seconds. 

Octarine Core

Octarine Core can be bought for 5275 gold. The item provides 725 mana, 425 health, 225 cast range, and 3 mana regeneration to Omniknight. Octarine Core reduces the cooldown of all of Omniknight’s items and spells by 25%. Omniknight can cast Purification more often to protect the team during battles in Dota 2 after he purchases an Octarine Core. 

Best Allies for Omniknight

Dark Seer

Dark Seer helps Omniknight protect the team during battles

Dark Seer is an Intelligence hero who can help Omniknight prevent allies from dying in the game. The support hero has a base mana pool of 327 and gains 2.7 Intelligence per level. Dark Seer can cast his abilities to drag enemy heroes away from weakened allies and create illusions of enemy heroes to fight his opponents in Dota 2. 

Allies playing Dark Seer in the massively multiplayer game can cast Vacuum to pull enemy heroes in a radius of 550. Enemy units hit by Vacuum can take up to 250 damage. Vacuum has a cooldown of 30 seconds and needs 150 mana. Omniknight can cast Purification on allies to restore health to them after Dark Seer casts Vacuum on enemies. 

People can cast Ion Shell on Omniknight while the Strength hero stacks neutral creep camps in the safe lane. Ion Shell can deal up to 90 damage per second (DPS) to all enemy units in a radius of 275 and lasts for up to 30 seconds. It has a cooldown of 9 seconds and consumes 140 mana. Omniknight can cast Purification on himself after rounding up neutrals to kill them for bonus gold in the game.

The Intelligence hero can cast Surge on allied units, including Omniknight, to increase their movement speed by 6 seconds. Omniknight can move at maximum speed on the map by having Surge cast on him during battles. 

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