Ishmael - Hero Wars Alliance

Ishmael hero guide, glyphs, artifacts, skins, best teams, and best counters in Hero Wars Alliance.
Ishmael is a warrior hero part of the Way of Honor faction in Hero Wars Alliance. He is available in the early game and suitable for different game modes.
Ishmael can also be used as a second tank hero behind the main one due to his vampirism and damage performed at the front line simultaneously. He can stand behind Ziri and protect the team while she is buried.
He is also often used in team combos focused on quickly destroying the front line.
Pros
  • High vampirism stat
  • Stun & dodge ability
  • Suitable for different games modes
  • Available in the early game
Cons
  • Highly vulnerable to Helios
  • Not popular in end-game teams
How does it feel to kill a parent who wanted to sacrifice their own child to evil gods? Ishmael experienced this first-hand. Defeating his father wasn't easy: the sorcerer's dark soul remained with his son. Since then Ishmael has been leading a double life, fighting the inner demon.
In-game Ishmael description in Hero Wars Alliance
Ishmael Characteristics
CharacteristicValue
Main StatAgility
Attack TypePhysical
RoleWarrior
FactionWay of Honor
PositionFront Line
Stone SourceSpecial Event
Max Power156763
Ishmael Max Hero Stats
StatValue
Intelligence2024
Agility14556
Strength2754
Health362995
Physical Attack90287
Magic Attack6072
Armor14976
Magic Defense3059
Armor Penetration27660
Critical Hit Chance8735
Vampirism120%

Ishmael Skills

Ishmael Awakening Skill
1st
Awakening
Assumes a demonic form that increases critical hit chance by 12000 and attack speed by 200%. Ishmael starts to gradually lose energy; when it reaches 0, the demonic form dissipates.
Keywords: Buff
Animation delay: 1 seconds
Critical hit chance increase: 12000
Ishmael Mirage Skill
2nd
Mirage
Dodges physical attacks for 4.0 seconds.
Cool down: 12 seconds
Animation delay: 0.6 seconds
Chance to dodge lowered if the target´s level is higher than 120
Ishmael Dark Craft Skill
3rd
Dark Craft
Passive skill. Increases vampirism.
Vampirism: 120%
Ishmael Storm Blades Skill
4th
Storm Blades
Every 4th hit stuns the opponent for 1.0 seconds.
Keywords: Stun
Animation delay: 0.5 seconds
Chance to stun is lowered if the target´s level is above 120
* The hero skills are based on maxed level skill on maxed hero.

Hero Class

Warrior
Warrior
405/405
Every time the warrior deals damage to enemies with a regular attack, they apply an effect on themselves that increases Physical Attack by 13.1 seconds for 25447.96 (8% Physical attack + 18225). A character cannot have more than 6 effects at the same time.

Ishmael Talisman

50
Ishmael
Talisman of Possession
Main Stat
Ishmael agility Talisman
Agility
+2000
Slot 1
Ishmael agility Talisman
Physical Attack
+4400
Slot 2
Ishmael agility Talisman
Physical Attack
+4400
Slot 3
Ishmael agility Talisman
Physical Attack
+4400

Ishmael Glyph Priority

1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
80
Hero Wars Armor Penetration Glyph
Armor Penetration
+12850
80
Hero Wars Critical hit chance Glyph
Critical hit chance
+4170
80
Hero Wars Agility Glyph
Agility
+2110
80
Hero Wars Physical Attack Glyph
Physical Attack
+8340
80
Hero Wars Health Glyph
Health
+122800

Ishmael Skins Priority

1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6th
Hero Wars Romantic Skin
Romantic
Critical hit chance
+2960
Hero Wars Default Skin
Default
Agility
+1365
Hero Wars Masquerade Skin
Masquerade
Health
+106645
Hero Wars Champion Skin
Champion
Physical Attack
+7117
Hero Wars Solar Skin
Solar
Physical Attack
+7095

Ishmael Artifacts Priority

1st
2nd
3rd
Book
ishmael Alchemist's Folio
Alchemist's Folio
Armor penetration
+10680
Physical attack
+3561
Ring
ishmael Ring of Agility
Ring of Agility
Agility
+3990
Weapon
ishmael Hidden Demon's Katars
Hidden Demon's Katars
Activation chance
+100%
Crit hit chance
+8898

Best Ishmael Teams

Offence

Jet
Jet
Sebastian
Sebastian
Keira
Keira
Ishmael
Ishmael
Astaroth
Astaroth
Jet
Jet
Dark Star
Dark Star
Daredevil
Daredevil
Sebastian
Sebastian
Ishmael
Ishmael
Jet
Jet
Sebastian
Sebastian
Ishmael
Ishmael
Tristan
Tristan
Galahad
Galahad
Jet
Jet
Sebastian
Sebastian
Yasmine
Yasmine
Ishmael
Ishmael
Astaroth
Astaroth
Jet
Jet
Sebastian
Sebastian
Keira
Keira
Andvari
Andvari
Ishmael
Ishmael

Defence

Jet
Jet
Sebastian
Sebastian
Keira
Keira
Ishmael
Ishmael
Astaroth
Astaroth
Martha
Martha
Sebastian
Sebastian
Yasmine
Yasmine
Ishmael
Ishmael
Astaroth
Astaroth
Jet
Jet
Sebastian
Sebastian
Ishmael
Ishmael
Tristan
Tristan
Galahad
Galahad
Jet
Jet
Sebastian
Sebastian
Elmir
Elmir
Ishmael
Ishmael
Galahad
Galahad
Jet
Jet
Sebastian
Sebastian
Keira
Keira
Andvari
Andvari
Ishmael
Ishmael

How to counter Ishmael in Hero Wars Alliance?

Helios
Helios

Helios can destroy Ishmael with his spheres exploding at the front line. He also has an armor artifact for the whole team, decreasing Ishmael's effect on the front line.

Celeste
Celeste
Celeste can convert Ishmael's healing attempts through vampirism into magic damage with her 3rd skill, Limbo.