Krobelus is a very dangerous hero even if not equipped with the proper item. She is a powerful Silencer and her ultimate can wipe out all her enemy heroes. She always plays the role of a Carry or Tanker type hero in her games. Though some players build her up with some supportive items most require equipping her with defensive items. She is also a fast farmer because of her skills that can wipe out creeps and building really fast without the help of her allies.
The early game item build of Krobelus can be the following:
Quelling Blade – This helps Krobelus to kill easily when creeping for better farming.
Ancient Tango of Essifation – This item helps Krobelus to regenerate when in mid health condition.
Healing Salve – This item helps Krobelus to regenerate more fast whenever he is in a low health condition.
Ironwood Branch – This item grants each attributes for Krobelus giving him more strength and toughness.
Magic Stick – This helps you to counter spell caster enemy heroes.
Stout Shield – This helps you to defend yourself against harassing enemy heroes. This is upgraded into Vanguard.
Empty Bottle – This item keeps you to cast spell in constant giving you source of mana and health. Require to play with a courier.
The mid game item build of Krobelus can be the following:
Power Treads – This boots gives him strength and speed.
Vanguard – This item gives him Health Points and toughness during the game. This item can be maintained until the late game.
Phase Boots – This is a better choose in escaping and chasing enemies.
Black King Bar – This helps him to tank and hit more during clash preventing spells to cast on him.
Hood of Defiance – This helps to reduce any incoming magical damage.
Blademail – This grants Krobelus the ability to return damage taken.
The late game item build of Krobelus can be the following:
Khadgar’s Pipe of Insight – This helps allies of Krobelus and himself to prevent magic for damaging more.
Assault Cuirass – This item grants him attack speed and armor. Plus an aura to reduce enemies’ armor around Krobelus.
Heart of Tarrasque – This grants him massive strength adding more health points.
Boots of Travel – This item is very helpful in pushing strategies and farming and for immediate response in clash.
Shiva’s Guard – This item grants Krobelus negative armor aura to her enemies and the ability of Arctic Blast.
Mekansm – This provides Krobelus and his nearby allies armor and hitpoints.