Helios - Hero Wars Alliance

Helios hero guide, glyphs, artifacts, skins, best teams, and best counters in Hero Wars Alliance.
Helios is a support hero part of the Way of Honor faction in Hero Wars Alliance. He is highly efficientagainst critical hit teams and can be used in offense and defense. He is often used in combination with Orion and Dorian.
Helios is an excellent counter to the heroes supported by Jet and Sebastiandue to the critical hit chance they provide.
Pros
  • Highly effective against critical hit teams
  • High magical damage output
  • Absorbs physical attack damage
  • Provides armor to the whole team
Cons
  • Hard to get to absolute star
  • Not effective against mages
  • No magic penetration
Helios is a star-child. An orphan who tried to catch a fallen star and found his destiny. The cosmic wonder's powerful energy changed the boy forever. Now the stars serve the herald of the Sun, and the celestial rays are his loyal pets.
In-game Helios description in Hero Wars Alliance
Helios Characteristics
CharacteristicValue
Main StatIntelligence
Attack TypeMagical
RoleSupport
FactionWay of Honor
PositionBack Line
Stone SourceCampaign
Max Power156768
Helios Max Hero Stats
StatValue
Intelligence13188
Agility2239
Strength2234
Health432476
Physical Attack17716
Magic Attack97443
Armor15269
Magic Defense40273

Helios Skills

Helios Star Birth Skill
1st
Star Birth
Helios directs 3 new and all existing Solar Spheres to the frontline of the enemy team, where they explode, dealing damage in an area of effect.
Helios directs 3 new and all existing Solar Spheres to the frontline of the enemy team, where they explode, dealing damage in an area of effect.
Animation delay: 0.1 seconds
Damage per sphere: 52549.35 (45% Magic attack + 6000)
Helios Solar Wind Skill
2nd
Solar Wind
Summons an invulnerable flaming sphere, dealing damage to nearby enemies over time for 10 sec.
The sphere deals 50% more damage for each allied Honor Hero other than Helios.
Initial cool down: 1 seconds
Cool down: 14 seconds
Animation delay: 0.8 seconds
Damage over time: 11544.3 (10% Magic attack + 1200)
Helios Celestial Guardians Skill
3rd
Celestial Guardians
Summons 2 protection spheres at the center of your team. The spheres protect nearby allies by absorbing physical damage dealt to them.
Cool down: 18 seconds
Animation delay: 0.5 seconds
Each sphere can absorb 108098.7 (90% Magic attack + 15000) damage
Helios Flaming Retribution Skill
4th
Flaming Retribution
While Solar Wind is active, every time Helios' allies suffer a critical hit, the flaming sphere will strike the damaging attacker with a beam of fire.
Retaliation damage: 95582.25 (75% Magic attack + 18000)
* The hero skills are based on maxed level skill on maxed hero.

Hero Class

Support
Support
450/450
Each time when dealing damage to an opponent or using a buff on allies, it applies an effect to all enemies for 4.0 seconds that reduces armor and magic defense by 2447.16 (1% Phys.atk. + 2250) or 3284.43 (1% Mag.atk. + 2250) depending on which of the Support hero's stats is higher. A character cannot have more than 5 effects at the same time.

Helios Talisman

50
Helios
Talisman of Radiance
Main Stat
Helios intelligence Talisman
Intelligence
+2000
Slot 1
Helios intelligence Talisman
Magic Penetration
+6600
Slot 2
Helios intelligence Talisman
Magic Penetration
+6600
Slot 3
Helios intelligence Talisman
Magic Penetration
+6600

Helios Glyph Priority

1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
80
Hero Wars Health Glyph
Health
+122800
80
Hero Wars Magic Attack Glyph
Magic Attack
+12850
80
Hero Wars Armor Glyph
Armor
+12850
80
Hero Wars Intelligence Glyph
Intelligence
+2110
80
Hero Wars Magic Defence Glyph
Magic Defence
+12850

Helios Skins Priority

1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6th
Hero Wars Champion Skin
Champion
Magic Attack
+10687
Hero Wars Demonic Skin
Demonic
Health
+106645
Hero Wars Romantic Skin
Romantic
Magic Attack
+10650
Hero Wars Default Skin
Default
Intelligence
+1365
Hero Wars Masquerade Skin
Masquerade
Magic Defence
+10650

Helios Artifacts Priority

1st
2nd
3rd
Book
helios Tome of Arcane Knowledge
Tome of Arcane Knowledge
Magic attack
+10680
Health
+53394
Ring
helios Ring of Intelligence
Ring of Intelligence
Intelligence
+3990
Weapon
helios Wand of the Thousand Suns
Wand of the Thousand Suns
Activation chance
+100%
Armor
+32040

Best Helios Teams

Offence

Helios
Helios
Dorian
Dorian
Orion
Orion
Jorgen
Jorgen
Astaroth
Astaroth
Helios
Helios
Dorian
Dorian
Orion
Orion
Morrigan
Morrigan
Corvus
Corvus
Helios
Helios
Dorian
Dorian
Orion
Orion
Nebula
Nebula
Astaroth
Astaroth
Helios
Helios
Dorian
Dorian
Orion
Orion
Andvari
Andvari
Astaroth
Astaroth
Helios
Helios
Dorian
Dorian
Orion
Orion
Celeste
Celeste
Astaroth
Astaroth

Defence

Helios
Helios
Faceless
Faceless
Jorgen
Jorgen
Celeste
Celeste
Astaroth
Astaroth
Helios
Helios
Faceless
Faceless
Jorgen
Jorgen
Celeste
Celeste
Aurora
Aurora
Helios
Helios
Dorian
Dorian
Orion
Orion
Jorgen
Jorgen
Astaroth
Astaroth
Helios
Helios
Dorian
Dorian
Orion
Orion
Nebula
Nebula
Astaroth
Astaroth
Helios
Helios
Faceless
Faceless
Nebula
Nebula
K'arkh
K'arkh
Astaroth
Astaroth

How to counter Helios in Hero Wars Alliance?

Rufus
Rufus

Rufus absorbs all magical damage with his 1st skill, Rakashi's Barrier, to block Helios' exploding spheres.

Cleaver
Cleaver

Cleaver can pull Helios to the front line with his Rusky Hook, making him vulnerable to front-line attacks.

Jorgen
Jorgen

Jorgen can redirect all the damage to the furthest enemy with his 3rd skill, "Leper." If Helios is positioned at the furthest position he will be destroyed easily.