Hero Portrait Gadget Traits: Ranged | Sieger | Zoner | Burst | Guardian | Elusive
Release Date: December 12, 2015 (OT1)
Difficulty: Easy
Base Stats Overview:
Basic Damage - 2
Ability Damage - 8
Durability - 2
Mobility - 3

Base Stats:
Base Health: 578 (+62)
Health Regen: 0.96 (+0.11)
Base Mana: 394 (+33)
Mana Regen: 1.71 (+0.11)
Ability Defense: 30
Basic Defense: 13.6 (+2.3)
Basic Attack Damage: 52.9 (+2.1)
Attacks Per Second: 1.05
Movement Speed: 645

Gadget is a ranged Caster who uses her trusty bots to control and deny large areas. When engaging team fights, drop your Ultimate in the middle of the enemy team and they'll have to split up, allowing your team to pick off targets.


Ability Plasma Blast Plasma Blast
Ranged basic attack dealing Basic Damage.
Splash Damage: 0%

Ability Seek & Destroy Seek & Destroy
Gadget deploys an airborne bot projectile that can be reactivated to stop in place and begin dealing Ability Damage over 3 seconds to enemies in range, while applying a 48/54% Movement Speed Slow.
Movement Speed Slow: 48/50/52/54%
Power Scaling: 3.13
Mana Cost: 100/110/120/130
Ability Damage: 129/216/304/392
Duration: 3
Cooldown: 8

Ability Sticky Mine Sticky Mine
Gadget launches a mine projectile that will attach to any unit within the area (enemies are prioritized). After 2.5 seconds, the mine explodes, dealing Ability Damage.
Detonation Delay: 2.5
Power Scaling: 3.55
Mana Cost: 100/110/120/130
Ability Damage: 140/240/339/439
Projectile Max Range: 1700
Cooldown: 6

Ability Speed Gate Speed Gate
Gadget deploys a gate that gives allies a 30/45% Movement Speed boost that decays over 4 seconds.
Movement Speed Boost: 30/35/40/45%
Gate Duration: 5
Cooldown: 10
Speed Boost Duration: 4
Mana Cost: 75

Ability Tesla Dome Tesla Dome
Gadget's Tesla Dome applies five ticks of damage over 4 seconds to all enemies in the area dealing Ability Damage and applies a 75% Movement Speed Slow for 0.25 seconds per tick. After each tick, the damage is increased by 75%.
Ability Damage: 410/585/761
Duration: 5 ticks over 4 seconds
Cooldown: 110/95/80
Power Scaling: 6.27
Mana Cost: 150/225/300


  • Has a not-so-secret gambling addiction.
  • Enjoys the company of machines more than people. Undecided about androids.
  • Joined the Mechanica at fifteen. Left it at sixteen.

Emotes quotes

  • Gadget takes a brief respite to relax on her robo-arm.
  • Sometimes Gadget lets her robot arm win. But not often.
  • "I don't think so, buddy." - Gadget
  • "This is how I won first place in the Mechanica talent competition! And I've still got it." - Gadget

Extra lore

  • Gadget had a relationship with Twinblast. (stated by developers)

“Gadget is an ace mechanic who prefers robots to people. She was expelled from the Mechanica trade school when her childhood friend, TwinBlast, used her first year exam project--a record-breaking racing bike--in a robbery for the Ying Mei Cartel. Fortunately, she was already better than most of her teachers.”



Gadget Default skin

Gadget in her favorite garage attire.

How to Unlock: Unlocked by default

Gadget Blush Default skin

Gadget in her favorite garage attire.

How to Unlock: Obtain as a Loot Crate drop

Gadget Coral Default skin

Gadget in her favorite garage attire.

How to Unlock: Obtain as a Loot Crate drop

Gadget Challenger skin

"It's time to get serious, Rosie. Gimme the red spray paint." - Gadget

How to Unlock: Begin Gadget's Master Challenge

Gadget Master skin

"It's usually a bad sign when my gear starts glowing. I'm sure this is fine." - Gadget

How to Unlock: Earn the title of Master with Gadget

Gadget Guerrilla skin

They'll never see her coming.

How to Unlock: Purchase at the Store for 500 Coins icon or obtain as a Loot Crate drop

Gadget Artic Guerrilla skin

They'll never see her coming.

How to Unlock: Obtain as a Loot Crate drop

Gadget Desert Guerrilla skin

They'll never see her coming.

How to Unlock: Obtain as a Loot Crate drop

Gadget Shellshock skin

Gadget gears up for heavy combat, especially the kind involving Howitzer.

How to Unlock: Purchase for 1000 Coins icon

Gadget Marine Shellshock skin

Gadget gears up for heavy combat, especially the kind involving Howitzer.

How to Unlock: Obtain as a Rare Loot Crate drop.

Gadget Ruby Shellshock skin

Gadget gears up for heavy combat, especially the kind involving Howitzer.

How to Unlock: Obtain as a Rare Loot Crate drop.

Gadget Ugly Sweater skin

"The decorating part is a pain, but the end result? Worth it." - Gadget

How to Unlock: Winterfest 2016 event. Purchasable from December 13 2016 to January 9 2017 for 600 Coins icon


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  • Shellshock Gadget
  • Former in-game avatar
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  • Gadget modeling


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Patch Notes

Update V44.3 - November 20, 2017

  • Seek & Destroy
    • Slow magnitude increased from 25/35/45/55% to 48/50/52/54%.
  • Speed Gate
    • Speed Boost magnitude from 25/30/35/40% to 30/35/40/45%.
  • Tesla Dome
    • Slow magnitude increased from 50% to 75%.
  • General Balance
    • Base Basic Defense decreased from 19.2 to 13.6.
    • Basic Defense per level increased from 2 to 2.3.
    • Movement Speed decreased from 685 to 645.
  • Polish and Bug Fixing
    • Updates to Hero effects for visual clarity.

Update V42.1 - August 15, 2017

  • Hero Balance
    • Speed Gate
      • Movement speed increase changed from 200 at all levels to 175/200/225/250
  • Polish and Bug Fixing
    • Adjusted tooltip to reflect the changes to Speed Gate

Update V40 - May 16, 2017

  • Speed Gate
    • Movement Speed increased to 200 from 125, and now decays over the effect duration.

Update V39.3 - April 25, 2017

  • Seek & Destroy
    • No longer deals an additional tick of damage when initially cast

Update V39 - April 4, 2017

  • Speed Gate
    • Gadget's Speed Gate now becomes active after .15 seconds once it hits the ground, down from .5 seconds.
  • Tesla Dome
    • Polish and Bug Fixing
      • Will now appear in the Death Recap screen.
      • Will now deal damage to the core and towers.
      • Invisible wards will only be damaged if they are visible.

Update V38.3 - March 14, 2017

  • Speed Gate
    • Movespeed increased to 125 at all levels from 35 / 50 / 65 / 80
    • Duration reduced to 1 second from 3.5 seconds
    • Cooldown adjusted to 22 / 18 / 14 / 10 from 22 / 19 / 16 / 13
  • Tesla Dome
    • Cooldown increased to 110 / 95 / 80 from 110 / 90 / 70
    • Base damage (dealt over total duration) increased to 375 / 575 / 775 from 350 / 540 / 730
    • Damage application has been reworked:
      • Damage now scales over time, starting off smaller and ramping higher.
      • Damage increases by 75% for each tick.
      • The final tick hits very hard!
      • Damage from Tesla Dome now applies a micro slow.
    • Tooltips updated
  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed a bug where Gadget's ult sometimes applied one less tick of damage than intended.

Update V37 - January 31, 2017

  • Polish/Bug Fixing
    • Fixed the length of her death animation.

Update V36 - January 10, 2017

  • Polish and Bug Fixing
    • Tesla Dome now properly displays damage effects on opponents.

Update V35 - December 6, 2016

  • Sticky Mine
    • Cooldown reduced from 15 to 8 seconds at all levels.
    • Damage type adjusted from “Energy” to “Ability.”
    • Animation speed has been increased.
    • Projectile speed has been increased.
    • Explosion time reduced from 4 to 2 seconds.
  • Speed Gate
    • Damage type adjusted from “Energy” to “Ability.”
    • Cooldown adjusted from 20 to 22/19/16/13 seconds.
    • Speed bonus has been rebalanced.
  • Seek and Destroy
    • Damage type adjusted from “Energy” to “Ability.”
    • Cooldown adjusted from 18/17/16/15 to 10 seconds at all levels.
  • Tesla Dome
    • Damage type adjusted from “Energy” to “Ability.”
    • Tick rate adjusted from 1.1 to .73 per second. Still deals 5 ticks of damage.
    • Activation time reduced from 1 to .66 seconds.
    • Total time of ultimate reduced from 6.5 to 4.3 seconds.
    • Cooldown adjusted from 100/90/80 to 110/90/70 seconds.

Update V34 - November 8, 2016

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed a bug where Gadget's Sticky Mine would occasionally not attach.

Update V32 - September 27, 2016

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Sticky Mine now attaches to the Blue Buff correctly.
    • Speed Gate now deals its damage over 10 instances.

Update V31 - September 6, 2016

  • Added Order as second affinity.
  • Sticky Mine
    • Now moves faster and has stronger gravity.
  • Tesla Dome
    • Targeting range increased from 1000 to 1250 units.
  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Seek & Destroy now damages wards properly.

Update V30 - August 11, 2016

  • Seek & Destroy
    • Can no longer be interrupted once activated.

Update V29 - July 26, 2016

  • Sticky Mine
    • Can no longer be cancelled after the mine has been spawned.

Update V28 - June 30, 2016

  • Tesla Dome
    • No longer occasionally does an extra tick of damage.
  • Seek & Destroy
    • No longer disappears if Gadget is silenced after casting it.
    • Corrected an issue that could cause the amount of damage dealt to be less than intended.
  • Polish/Bug Fixing:
    • Limited Gadget Speed Gate damage sound to 1.

Update V27 - June 14, 2016

  • Passive - Haywire
    • This ability has been removed.
  • Seek & Destroy
    • Slightly increased projectile speed.
  • Polish / Bug Fixing:
    • Added sounds to Gadget's emote, Chill Out, level start, and recall.
    • Gadget now lists her possible roles and range type properly.

Update V26 - May 24, 2016

  • Animation updates and polish.

Update V25 - May 10, 2016

  • Reduced time that the Speed Gate is active from [8] seconds to [5] seconds.
  • Increased cooldown of Speed Gate (+5 seconds).
  • Increased Sticky Mine base damage from [80, 125, 170, 215, 260] to [100, 150, 200, 250, 300]
  • Reduced time it takes Sticky Mine to detonate from 6s to 4.5s.
  • Increased projectile max range of Sticky Mine from 1500 to 2000.
  • Increased base Seek & Destroy damage from [50, 112.5, 175] to [100, 162.5, 225]
  • Reduced movement speed bonus of Speed Gate from [280, 315, 350, 385, 420] to [200, 240, 280, 320, 360]
  • Increased Tesla Dome Card scaling from [2] to [2.5].

Update V24 - April 21, 2016

  • RMB bot explosion audio increased.
  • Sticky Mine ability now displays damage properly in the CTRL pop-out.
  • Fix for Gadget spawning two Sticky Mine bombs.

Update V23 - April 6, 2016

  • Seek and Destroy projectile radius indicator is now the proper size.
  • Fixed a bug when using Sticky Mine that prevented other abilities from being cast until the mine landed on the ground.
  • Fixed a bug causing collision issues after casting Sticky Mine.

Update V21 - March 21, 2016

  • Updated select screen animation.
  • Added specific FX when Gadget's speed buff is applied from the Speed Gate ability.
  • Removed the pitch offset and gravity on the Sticky Mine as it is fired. It will stop and drop when it reaches max range. This will allow it to more closely match the targeting radius of the ability.
  • Seek and Destroy ability now applies a periodic slow rather than a constant, persistent slow.

Update OT10 - March 5th, 2016

Patch 1:

  • Increased the bounds of Gadget’s Primary and Howitzer’s Muzzle Flash.

Update OT9 - February 26th, 2016

  • Added a decal to Vision Bot to indicate the radius.

Update OT6 - February 4th, 2016

Electro Gate (E):

  • Reduced Cooldown.
  • Movespeed buff can now affect travelmode.

Update OT5 - January 29th, 2016

  • Sticky Bot (Q) and Vision Bot (RMB) now stop on the Prime Orb.
  • Plasma Blast (LMB) reduced scaling slightly.

Update OT3 - January 16, 2016

  • Fixed collision on Gadget’s Vision Bot (RMB). This allows for the bot to penetrate down farther into the ground, ensuring it will hit targets just under the cone when on slopes.
  • Improvements to visibility through her Tesla Bot (R) bubble.

Update OT2 - January 9th, 2016

  • Adjusted multiple animations to keep turkey bot locked in hand.
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