Start items for Riki in dota 2 are: Tango, Healing Salve, Slippers of Agility, Circlet.
Meta items for Riki in dota 2 are: Mask of Madness, Power Treads, Nullifier, Diffusal Blade, Harpoon, Swift Blink.
Pro items for Riki in dota 2 are: Disperser, Power Treads, Manta Style, Diffusal Blade, Nullifier, Black King Bar.
Tips and Tricks
Even without farming, Riki may easily snowball by simply earning lots of kills.
Riki can plant wards and scout covertly thanks to his Cloak and Dagger, which makes him a strong roamer or support hero.
Riki is an attribute-based carry because of the backstab damage of the Cloak and Dagger.
Do not approach adversaries head-on or venture far into enemy territory while expecting to survive forever.
Hurls a smoke bomb towards the enemy, distracting them and preventing them from attacking.
Teleports behind the target unit, temporarily slowing them, and, if it’s an enemy, dealing extra damage.
TRICKS OF THE TRADE
CHANNELED – While attacking arbitrary enemy units in the vicinity of him from behind, Riki phases out of the world.
CLOAK AND DAGGER
Riki vanishes into the darkness and disappears. Riki always does extra damage to his adversary when he attacks them from behind, according to his Agility. In battle with non-hero units, bonus damage is doubled. Riki is seen when he attacks. gives more experience for helping and killing heroes.