Shadow Word: Death

Shadow Word: Death

Priest - Shadow Spec
0.5% of Base Mana40 yd range
Instant30 sec recharge
Requires Priest (Shadow)
1 charge
Can be cast in Shadowform

A word of dark binding that inflicts [ 85% of Spell Power ] Shadow damage to the target. If the target is not killed by Shadow Word: Death, the caster takes damage equal to the damage inflicted upon the target.

Damage increased by 150% to targets below 20% health.

Spell Details

Spell Details
NameShadow Word: Death
SchoolsShadowDamage TypeMagic
Global Cooldown1.5 secCooldown CategoryGlobal
Dispel TypeMagicClassPriest
Skill LinePriest
Effect #1

School Damage (Shadow)

Effect #2


Value: 20

Effect #3

Script Effect

Effect #4


Value: 30