I'm noticing a lot of pros building drums on pretty much everything

#1acesxhighPosted 3/16/2013 2:41:02 AM
Like, Drums before Diffusal on PL. Does anyone think it's a little too good? Great stats, great aura, great active, low cost...
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#2AllHailTheDead6Posted 3/16/2013 2:49:33 AM
I also build drums pretty much on every char. But mainly because I usually go double bracer to start and I ditch 1 during mid-late game so why not have drums

move speed is always nice
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#3funkyfritterPosted 3/16/2013 3:12:15 AM
It's extremely cost-effective, but since you generally only want one per team it doesn't feel detrimental. If being good on every hero was nerf-worthy boots of speed would be long gone.
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#4The_PwnisherPosted 3/16/2013 4:54:33 AM
It did get a damage nerf last patch or so, but it is still a great item.
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#5TME_GuyPosted 3/16/2013 5:42:21 AM
It's like an Ultimate Orb minus a GG branch with extra AS & MS with a active for an extra AS & MS
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#6KuronoaPosted 3/16/2013 8:10:18 AM
I always had a hard-on for Drums. One of the most cost efficient items in the game that's great on many heroes.
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#7ShaphrionPosted 3/16/2013 8:33:10 AM
It gives heros the ability to have some early presence. Solves health and mana problems. Gives a ton of MS. How much those 4 charges can give you in terms of a early lead is prety scary.

Its also a good item to have on multiple heros for chain drums. Also extra charges.

I really wish they would make worthwhile null and wraith versions. Aquilla and Dagon just dont stack up to drums.
#8__Curley__Posted 3/16/2013 8:37:44 AM
I ususally see it when people build phase or tranquils. It kind of fills up the holes that appear from not getting treads (with its attack speed and stats).
#9MoonDanceKidPosted 3/16/2013 8:40:16 AM
As mentioned, its an amazing item. Drums is fantastic.
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