Dota 2 Razor Guide – See Through The Eye of The Storm

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Dota 2 Razor Guide – See Through The Eye of The Storm

Find out how to play Razor to get more kills using his ulti, Eye of The Storm in Dota 2.


The Dota 2 community is ecstatic over the events of the Battle Pass 2022. People from all over the world have been playing hundreds of Dota 2 matches to get more rewards in the massively multiplayer game. 

The new year had a fascinating start, with many esports enthusiasts trying to improve their teamwork in Diretide matches in 2023. These games were part of the new seasonal game mode that was introduced to Dota 2 players with the Battle Pass 2022. 

Players looking to push their limits in 2023 can start the new year by choosing Razor in Dota 2 games. Razor has been helping professional gamers win gaming competitions and skirmishes with his blazing fast attacks and, particularly, a frightening ulti. Here’s how you can enhance your gameplay while playing Razor in the game. 

Razor - The Lightning Revenant obliterates heroes with Eye of The Storm

Razor uses Eye of The Storm to deal damage to his enemies

Razor is an Agility hero who can strip the attack damage of his enemies and pierce their armor in battles. He can farm fast in lanes and destroy waves of enemy creeps with his attacks. The Lightning Revenant is among the most reliable carry heroes in Dota 2. 

The ranged hero gains 2.6 Agility per level and 2.8 Strength per level, making him more durable as you level up in the game. You can focus on getting items that increase the attack speed and attack damage of Razor to make him considerably stronger later in the game. 

Razor can take the mid lane to level up faster in Dota 2. The Agility hero can reach level 6 in the mid lane and roam the map for easy kills early in the match. You can buy a Bottle to help you restore health and mana constantly while farming in the mid lane. Razor can store bounty and other runes in a Bottle to replenish charges using the item. 

The Lightning Revenant can release an electric current that sweeps the ground around him to deal damage to his enemies using Plasma Field. Enemy units affected by Plasma Field are hit twice with the ability and take damage based on their distance from Razor. 

Plasma Field deals up to 185 damage to all enemy units in a radius of 700 and will slow their movement speed by 40% for 1.5 seconds. It has a cooldown of 10 seconds and consumes 125 mana. You can increase the damage dealt by Plasma Field at level 10 through the Talent Tree. 

Razor can cast Static Link on enemy units to steal their attack damage. Static Link is especially useful against carry heroes with high attack damage. The ranged hero can steal up to 22 attack damage per second for up to 8 seconds. Attack damage stolen from enemies can last for up to 18 seconds after casting Static Link. It has a cooldown of 25 seconds and requires 65 mana. 

He has a projectile speed of 2000, letting the Agility hero cast his abilities like Plasma Field and Static Link within seconds to weaken his opponents. You’ll need to buy a few consumable items early in the game to provide adequate mana to cast these abilities during team fights. 

Razor has a base movement speed of 280. You can increase his movement speed throughout the game by leveling up Storm Surge. The passive ability, Storm Surge, increases the movement speed of Razor by 24%. 

His ulti, Eye of The Storm, can be used to pierce the armor of enemies to deal more damage to them. Eye of The Storm targets the enemy hero with the least health and strikes with bolts of lightning that deal up to 90 damage per hit. Lightning strikes from his ulti also reduces the armor of enemy heroes by 1 for every hit they take from Eye of The Storm.  

The Agility hero can cast Eye of The Storm once every 60 seconds in the game. His ulti consumes 200 mana per cast. Lighting strikes from Razor’s ulti can pierce spell immunity. Eye of The Storm has a strike interval of 0.5 seconds and lasts for up to 30 seconds. It has a radius of 500, allowing his ulti to search for enemy heroes around him to deal damage during team fights. 

Items to Buy for Razor to get more kills using
Eye of The Storm 

Maelstrom 

Maelstrom provides 24 attack damage to Razor. The item can be bought for 2700 gold in the game. Razor gains a 30% chance to release a lighting bolt using the passive ability, Chain Lightning. Each bolt of lightning sent forth from Chain Lightning deals 140 damage to multiple enemy units in a radius of 650. 

You can upgrade Maelstrom to Mjollnir later in the game. The damage dealt to enemy units using Maelstrom and his ulti, Eye of The Storm, can drastically improve your chances of winning Dota 2 games with Razor. 

Shadow Blade

Shadow Blade provides 35 attack speed and 20 attack damage to the Lightning Revenant. Razor can turn invisible for up to 14 seconds using Shadow Blade. The item can be activated to gain 20% movement speed boost during battles. 

The first hit from Razor after using Shadow Blade will break his invisibility and deal 175 bonus damage to enemy units. It has a cooldown of 25 seconds and needs 75 mana. Shadow Blade costs 3000 gold in the game. You can activate Eye of the Storm after reaching your targeted enemy to deal more damage during fights. 

Manta Style 

Razor can purchase Manta Style to attack multiple enemies at once. Manta Style provides 26 Agility, 12 attack speed, 10 Strength, 10 Intelligence, and 8% movement speed to Razor. The Agility hero can use Manta Style to cast Mirror Image. 

Razor can create up to 2 illusions of himself using Mirror Image. These images last for up to 20 seconds and deal 28% of his attack damage. Manta Style has a cooldown of 30 seconds and requires 125 mana. 

You can use Manta Style after casting Eye of The Storm to deal additional damage to weakened enemy units on the map. The images created by Manta Style can also be useful in taking down enemy structures and building, such as towers and barracks. 

Butterfly

Butterfly is an item that can significantly increase the attack speed of Razor in Dota 2. The item costs 4975 gold in the game. Razor gains 35 Agility, 35% evasion, 30 attack speed, and 25 attack damage. The ranged hero can deal loads of damage from a distance after equipping Butterfly in his inventory. 

Radiance

Radiance can turn Razor into a death dealer in Dota 2. The Agility hero gains 60 attack damage and 15% evasion by purchasing Radiance in the game. Radiance can be bought for 5050 gold. Razor can also deal 60 damage per second (DPS) to all enemy units around him in a radius of 700. The ranged hero can deal devastating damage to his opponents by activating Eye of The Storm after buying Radiance in the match. 

Best Allies for Razor to deal more damage using
Eye of The Storm

Beastmaster

Beastmaster casts Primal Roar to stun enemies

Beastmaster is a Strength hero who can stun enemies and slow them down during team fights. The melee hero can launch his axes to deal additional damage to multiple enemies in front of him. He can summon wild beasts to help Razor get more kills in Dota 2. 

The Strength hero can use Wild Axes to deal 130 damage per axe. Wild Axes have a cast range of 1500. The damage dealt by Wild Axes can be stacked and deal up to 12% more damage per stack during battles. Wild Axes has a cooldown of 8 seconds and consumes 65 mana. 

Beastmaster can summon a boar using Call of The Wild Boar to prevent enemy heroes from fleeing in the game. The wild boar has an attack damage of 65 and slows the movement speed of his targets by 34%. The ability has a cooldown of 30 seconds and requires 75 mana. Razor can chase enemies much faster while they are being attacked by Beastmaster and his beasts. 

Allies can use Call of the Wild Hawk to summon a bird that can scout the map for enemy heroes. Beastmaster can use the wild hawk to provide vision to Razor while hunting for heroes to kill. The wild hawk is invisible to enemy units and provides vision for up to a radius of 900. The summoned bird can last for up to 60 seconds. 

Beastmaster can cast Primal Roar to stun enemy heroes for up to 4 seconds. Primal Roar deals 300 damage to enemy heroes. It has a cooldown of 60 seconds and consumes 200 mana. Primal Roar can also pierce spell immunity, making it resourceful against a number of tank heroes in the game. Razor can cast Static Link to drain the attack damage of stunned enemies while Eye of The Storm is active. 

Dark Willow

Dark Willow prepares to fight enemy heroes in Dota 2

Dark Willow is an Intelligence hero who can root enemies with her abilities. She can use Bramble Maze to hold enemy units in place for up to 2.5 seconds and affects all enemy units in a radius of 500. It has a cooldown of 20 seconds and consumes 160 mana. 

Bramble Maze can root enemies till Razor has a chance to step into battles. Dark Willow can stun enemy heroes for up to 3 seconds using Cursed Crown, letting Razor steal attack damage from stunned enemies using Static Link.