[Top 10] Dota 2 Best Wraith King Players In The World Right Now (2022)

Wraith King!
Bow to the King!

Bow to the almighty king! His presence is enough to shiver his weak and putrid enemies. His one strike is capable of decimating the mightiest. For he is the Wraith King! 

Wraith King is considered to be one of the strongest carry heroes in the game, but not all players are capable of transitioning the same strength into the late game. Only the most experienced players understand the true potential of the king! We have mentioned the best 10 Wraith King players in the list below!


10. Gabbi 

Gabbi’s impressive plays gained the acclaim of both the fans and other players all around the world. His consistent performance on Wraith King earns him a spot on this list! He made his splash in the competitive scene with TnC. 

Gabbi is an extremely aggressive laner, often diving towers to get kills, which he can do quite easily with WK! Gabbi is a very versatile player, he loves to play all varieties of heroes in all lanes, but none is as threatening as his Wraith King! His immense kill potential on this hero makes him a beast! 

Gabbi loves the conventional Wraith King build of Silver Edge and Skull Basher, often throwing in sustain items like Abyssal Blade and Sange and Yasha. There is no way you can contain this beast if let loose! Gabbi can easily 1v5 and dominate various matchups with his feared Wraith King!

Impressive Wraith King plays by Gabbi!

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9. Ame

China has produced various superstars over the ages this also includes Ame. He is one of the youngest players to emerge successfully from this region. His carry playstyle is praised all over the world, particularly on fast-paced aggressive heroes.

Ame is undoubtedly the best carry player in the current meta, this is due to his high mechanical skills and impressive understanding of the game. He is known to be versatile, but MK remains his specialty. High tempo and fast pace is the name of the game for our superstar. He remains one of the fan favorites to win the International!

Ame loves building items that provide him insane farming potentials, such as the Battlefury or even a Maelstorm! He then follows it up by insane stat items like Echo Sabre, combining it with Assault Cuirass, Abyssal Blade, Swift Blink, and Black King Bar. These items elevate his gameplay and ensure his enemies do not return alive!

Impressive Wraith King plays by Ame!

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8. Poyoyo

China is successful in producing a plethora of talented players. None come close to the raw skill and mechanical potential of Poyoyo. He is regarded as one of the most sought-after and hyped players in the CN region.

Poyoyo is a young talent who managed to climb through the ranks and establish himself as a rising superstar. His carry plays garner views and praise from his fans all over the world. Wraith King is regarded as his go-to pick to counter heavy farming heroes and squishy laners. Poyoyo is also known to be an efficient farmer, often utilizing the most out of his tool kit.

When it comes to item builds, Poyoyo likes to switch up and adapt according to the game. Lately, he prefers the Armlet of Mordiggan into Black King Bar build, this also includes the Desolator, Moon Shard, and Assault Cuirass. This build offers optimum physical damage, weakening your enemy’s armor along the way! 

Impressive Wraith King plays by Poyoyo!

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7. Yatoro 

Yatoro is known for his versatile hero pool and immense map awareness. Also, did we mention that he is the second youngest Ti winner? He has also set the record for the most rampages at the Ti mainstage. 

Team Spirit and Yatoro made history and shocked millions of spectators around the world with their Ti win earlier this year. Wraith King was a specialty of Yatoro’s when he was climbing up the MMR ladder. He is known to be an aggressive laner, often opting to chase and ward off enemies from the lane.

Yatoro loves the Armlet into Shadow Blade build, primarily due to its elusive nature. He loves to target support heroes and exterminate them first! Yatoro prefers fast-paced games and is seen ending pub games in just under 30 mins! His incredibly impressive armlet toggles ensure he ends up escaping or destroying his enemies.

Impressive Wraith King plays by Yatoro!

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6. Matumbaman 

Matumbaman’s immense talent was noticed by KuroKy and the rest is history! You may have seen his occasional banter mixed with high skilled gameplay on Twitch! His streams are rare, but they are a blessing! He is one of the few Ti winners on this list!

Matumbaman has shuffled roles, playing both the safe lane and the mid lane, he is known to dominate them both! He loves to stretch out the games late so he can utilize Wraith King’s abilities to their full potential. He is aware that the hero is an absolute slippery killing machine in the late game.

Matumbaman believes in the situational item builds! Often building unconventional items like Mage Slayer, Bloodthorn are guaranteed to disable your enemies and help them well in team fights. Other items built by Matu include Assault Cuirass, Abyssal Blade, Aghanim’s Scepter, and Shard.

Impressive Wraith King plays by Matumbaman!

Matu Twitter

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5. Arteezy 

It’s always too easy for Arteezy to win his lane in pub games. He is widely regarded as one of the best carry players in the game. His flashy gameplay and mechanical skills are unparalleled.

Arteezy knows how to utilize Wraith King to his full potential, often going absurd item and skill builds. He can farm efficiently at a fast pace. Once he hits the item timings, there is no way you stop this beast! He prefers to play Wraith King as a late-game carry. 

Arteezy is a propagator of the Maelstorm into Sange and Yasha build. He often builds situational items, adapting to the enemies he is facing. His max Crit and Lifesteal build are copied by millions of players all around the world!

Impressive Wraith King plays by Arteezy!

Arteezy Twitter

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4. 23Savage 

This rising superstar from the east is known for his insane gameplay, he can win with pretty much any hero he plays! 23Savage can play a variety of heroes, but Wraith King remains his favorite! 

23Savage gained notoriety for being a consistently high-ranked pub star. His Wraith King is said to be extremely dangerous. He is known to be quite the aggressive laner, often picking Wraith King, to synergize with other heroes on his team, especially when his team has follow up for his stun. 

Armlet into Silver Edge build is preferred by 23Savage. This build provides great sustain and stats, it also guarantees immense damage in team fights, most of which can’t be negated. 23Savage alters his build according to the heroes he is facing, which is an impressive skill to learn! 

Impressive Wraith King plays by 23Savage!

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3. Timado 

This brilliant prodigy from Peru has become a household name. Timado’s immense mechanical skill is unmatched in the South American region. HIs impressive gameplays on a wide range of heroes are always a topic of discussion among his peers.

Timado has been one of the highest-ranked and consistent players to emerge from the SA region. His Wraith King is known to be a menace in pub games. From diving tier 2s to even the fountain, this man has done it all! Even in the games that he loses. Timado puts up a show and has an amazing impressive performance. 

Timado loves to cripple his enemies by building items like Nullifier and Radiance, not giving them any chance to escape! Along with that, he is known to build items like Shadow Blade, Monkey King Bar that allow him to deal more damage. The build is highly situational but works amazingly versus high magic damage heroes. 

Impressive Wraith King plays by Timado!

Timado Twitter

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2. Nikobaby 

Nikobaby is one of the most dedicated players in this game! From getting a Medusa tattoo to flying to Malaysia from Bulgaria to join Mineski! His gameplay is quite flashy and impressive, no matter which hero he chooses to play. 

Nikobaby has been picking Wraith King even when it got nerfed, his gameplay and mechanical skills triumph the patch changes! Nikobaby is known to pick heroes that contribute to the overall synergy of the team, a hero with a stun is a great combination that he likes with Wraith King. 

Nikobaby loves items that provide stats and provide him sustain in team fights. This build allows him to stand his ground and utilize Wraith King in his true potential. The items in this build include Black King Bar, Echo Sabre, Blink Dagger, Desolator, and much more! His high skilled plays explain his high rank on the EU leaderboard!

Impressive Wraith King plays by Nikobaby!

Nikobaby Twitter

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1. K1 

K1 is known to be the poster boy of the South American Dota scene. This young pub star from Peru is a force to be reckoned with. His extreme gameplay makes even the most experienced players rage quit!

From inventing unique item builds to memes, K1 has it all! His high technical prowess and skill have put him on this list! We’re sure that he will climb on the top of such lists in no time! Regardless of a wide hero pool, K1 sets his eyes on Wraith King, as he is a great hero in this patch! K1 knows his ways around this hero!

K1 loves the classic max lifesteal Armlet into Sange and Yasha build. He was one of the first players to actively build both Aghanim’s Scepter and Shard, which offer extra team fight potential. You may often see K1 1v5’ing enemies with his sick Armlet toggles! His quick item timing and farming pace make him the best Wraith King player on this list!

Impressive Wraith King plays by K1!

K1 Twitter

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With this, we conclude our list of the best Wraith King players in the world. We hope that the nail-biting and thrilling gameplay of our mentioned players inspires you to pick this hero and exterminate your enemies. GLHF! 

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