Nerubian Assassin is among the heroes from the Warcraft III custom map, Defense of The Ancient. Whether you are playing for casual or competitive, nerubian assassin can be deadly in the right-hand. Agility may be the main attribute for nerubian assassin, however this doesn't implies that this hero could be played just like other agility hero. Contrary to other agility heroes, this nerubian warrior is actually weak in melee fight. It's also extremely fragile. If you're not careful, this hero can be killed within 2 seconds flat. Quite simply, this hero is difficult to play. You'll need a decent experience to play this bug.
Despite becoming an "agility" hero, this hero doesn't have great attack speed or fast movement or high armor. His natural stat gain for every level is decent as well. However, to be able to compensate its weakness, it comes with 4 powerful abilities. He is able to stun multiple enemies together with his impale, burn his opponent's mana point away, silence his opponent, and lastly, he can backstab his prey with a huge chuck of damage.
Since each of his abilities require a large amount of mana indicate execute, this is why its rely heavily on intelligence items instead of agility items. His main role would be to gank and support the team. His solely goal would be to kill or delay his opponent teammate around he can. Typically the most popular item build with this hero is bottle and dagon. With the helps from the bottle, this hero can roam all around the map and capture the rune effortlessly. Dagon improves nerubian assassin strength as ganker by 40%. Just in case that the game is not ended once you got the dagon, you can either goes for ethereal blade or diffusal blade. Both of these items enhance your chance by margin to kills.
The most popular skills build is for this hero is; impale, manaburn, impale, urna swarm, impale, vendetta, mana burn, mana burn, mana burn, urna swarm/stat point, vendetta, urna swarm/stat point, urna swarm/stat point, stat point, vendetta and also the rest into stat point.
Nerubian Assassin can be a fun hero to experience if you know what you are doing. It is never become older to determine this hero to dishes 800+ damage and get rid of the opponent within 2 seconds. It is not advisable that you should play nerubian assassin being an attacker or tanker. When you can perform that if you're good, however in the end, a battle nerubian assassin is simply pale compared to other heroes who're natural attacker and tanker.