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7.06 - Standard Dragon Knight (Core) Build
By Torte de Lini
Dragon Knight is an early-game pusher that can turn into a semi-carry later in the game given the right advantage. With his ultimate: Elder Dragon Form, he rushes down initial towers with his Splash Damage and gives map-control to his allies to gank easier or to let Dragon Knight farm faster thanks to Dragon Breath and Dragon Blood to remain on the field and away from the fountain.

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QHero Oct 11, 2016 @ 12:05am 
Great build.
5 man carry feed Aug 5, 2015 @ 5:50am 
I think a Blink Dagger, should be added to at least 'situational'. It's solid on him vs certain teams ( bursting down or just diabling back line defensive supports, like dazzle/wyvern, and mobile mids/carries, like Qop, Storm and AM)
kill4kiss Jul 20, 2015 @ 12:41pm 
Great guide now I can go middle :D
Mojave Feb 21, 2015 @ 5:53pm 
I haven't tried Maelstrom build, to be honest. Seems good though.
I prefer to pick Dragon Tail as the first ability at lvl 1, because early stun is really helpful for early kills, especially if your lane partner is a hi-damage ranger (sniper/drow/etc). Then maxed out other skills and stats first, 2.5 sec stun is quite long enough and it leveled badly.
Nice build btw. Gotta try.
Chotgor "Chogi" Unen Nov 19, 2014 @ 3:32pm 
I don't see any other build pointing to Malestorm, and most builds point towards Quelling Blade. (But I guess if mid Malestorm is slightly more valid than Quelling Blade.)

Other than that seems like a good build.
CrawlyFace Jul 21, 2014 @ 8:22am 
thx helped me get a good start got 9-4-7
GeorGy Jul 21, 2014 @ 7:52am 
Nice work +1. Check pleasy my work (Dota2 Garrys Mod)
#AmEn Jul 21, 2014 @ 4:43am 
Id rush tail as first skill then start maxing breathe with blood
DayDreaM Jul 20, 2014 @ 11:24pm 
Sagz Jul 20, 2014 @ 8:23am 
nice guide