Icarus Phoenix Dota

Icarus Phoenix is the newly introduced hero in Dota 6.70 map by Icefrog. It’s a strength based hero which is added in sentinel. Icarus Pheonix is added in strength pool which is an strange act by Icefrog but anyway it’s a great hero with good spells and eye candy graphics. You can read Icarus Phoenix hero details, Item builds and skill builds here.

phoenixPhoenix Introduction:
Ancient scriptures spoke of seven sacred emanations of light, and of their convergence in great conflict. The collision of these rays upon the mortal realm created a pyre of the highest purity, giving birth to the mythical Phoenix. As a manifestation of divine flames, Icarus can discharge either flames of death and destruction beam of energy that he can emit can incinerate whole armies from across the battlefield. Unafraid to utilize his own life-force in order to vanquish his enemies, Icarus can also harness the direct power of the sun to create stellar explosion.

Icarus, Phoenix Stats:

  • Main Attribute: Strength
  • Alliance: Sentinel
  • Agility: 12 + 1.3 per level
  • Intelligence: 18 + 1.8 per level
  • Strength: 22 + 2.9 per level.
  • Starting Armor: 0
  • Movement Speed: 290
  • Attack Range: 500

Icarus, Phoenix Abilities/Spells:

1. Icarus Dive (Hotkey: D):

Phoenix dives forward in an arc with a fixed distance in the targeted direction, dealing damage and disarming any units he comes into contact with, and then orbiting back to his original position. If during the 2 second duration of this spell Phoenix casts another spell, the dive ends. Phoenix gains magic immunity for this brief dive period as well. Costs 10% of current HP to cast.

  • Damage: 100/150/200/250
  • Disarm Duration: 2/2.5/3/3.5
  • Travel Range: 1400
  • Travel Width: 500
  • Total Travel Time: 2 seconds
  • Cooldown: 40
  • Manacost: 100
  • HP Cost: 10% of current HP

Note: You can also press the same hotkey anytime to end the dive

2. Fire Spirits (Hotkey: F)

Born out of his own life force, Icarus creates 4 fire spirits to fly alongside him. Each spirit slowly grows in power and can be used to damage his enemies or heal his allies. Costs 10% of your current HP to cast.

  • Maximum Growth Time: 10 seconds
  • Spirit Minimum Damage/Heal:10/15/20/25
  • Spirit Maximum Damage/Heal: 40/60/80/100
  • Spirit AOE: 400

  • Subability Cast Range: 1200
  • Manacost: 75
  • Cooldown: 35
  • HP Cost: 10% of current HP

Note: The target subability fires off each spirit one at a time. It has no cooldown. If you let them expire without ordering them, they sacrifice themselves where they are.

3. Sun Ray (Hotkey: R)

Drawing from his own inner fire, Icarus expels a huge beam of light at the cost of his own life energy. The beam slows and damages enemies for a percentage of their life. Costs 25% of current HP to activate.

Upon casting, you lose the ability to attack or move directly. Ray extends out to the first hero it finds and burns it and a very small area around it.

Can be toggled on and off.

  • Slow: 14/20/26/32%
  • Slow duration: 2 seconds
  • Damage per second: 10/20/30/40 + 5% of Target’s Max Life

  • Activation Health Cost: 25% Current HP
  • Activation Mana Cost: 10
  • Overtime Mana Cost: 4% of Max

You have another sub ability that you can toggle to allow you to drift towards the direction of the ray.


  • You control the direction of the ray using right click and the beam will move towards that angle.
  • Automatically shuts off if you are silenced or stunned

4. Ultimate – Supernova (Hotkey: V)

The Phoenix willingly ends his current life for the chance to be reborn. Transforms into a burning sun that scorches enemies within 1000 range. The sun can be attacked by enemy heroes; if it is destroyed, the Phoenix dies as well. However, if the sun survives for 6 seconds all enemies in range will be stunned and the Phoenix will return to life fully regenerated.

  • Hero Attacks Required (to kill sun): 5/7/9
  • Duration: 6
  • Burn AOE: 1000
  • Damage: 60/80/100 dps
  • Stun: 1.5/2/2.5
  • Cooldown: 110
  • Manacost: 200

Icarus, Phoenix Abilities Build:
This guide is in beta, the skill build for Icarus, Phoenix will be available shortly.

Phoenix Item Build:
Not available.

Icarus, Phoenix Guide & Strategy:
Coming soon…

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