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Illidan Illidan

A mobile, sustained damage Assassin who pairs well with Heroes that can enable him.

Identity

Title
The Betrayer
Type
Melee
Role
Melee Assassin
Difficulty
Medium
Life
Health
Shield
Shields
Energy
n/a
Franchise
Warcraft
Gender
n/a
Rarity
Epic

Tags

BodyBlocker Escaper Ganker MercKiller Overconfident RoleAutoAttacker
Illidan Stormrage, the first demon hunter, betrayed his people and created a new Well of Eternity after the demonic invasion of Azeroth. Now Illidan lords over Outland slaying unsuitably prepared Heroes who venture into his domain.

Stats

Released
March 13, 2014
Size
0.625
Speed
4.8398
Vision
12
Life
1725 (+4% per level)
Regen
3.5898 (+4% per level)
Range
1.25
Damage
78 (+4% per level)
Attacks
1.8 per second

Abilities

Dive
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Dive and flip over an enemy

  • Type: Basic (Q)
  • Cooldown: 6 seconds

Dive at the target, dealing 66 (+4% per level) damage and flipping to the other side of the target.

Sweeping Strike
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Dash and damage enemies while gaining Basic Attack damage

  • Type: Basic (W)
  • Cooldown: 8 seconds

Dash towards target point, dealing 119 (+4% per level) damage to enemies along the way. Hitting an enemy increases Illidan's Basic Attack damage by 35% for 3 seconds.

Evasion
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Evade enemy Basic Attacks

  • Type: Basic (E)
  • Cooldown: 15 seconds

Evade enemy Basic Attacks for 2.5 seconds.

The Hunt
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Charge a target from a very long range

  • Type: Heroic
  • Cooldown: 100 seconds

Charge to target unit, dealing 251 (+4% per level) damage on impact and stunning for 1 second.

Metamorphosis
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Damage area and increase max Health

  • Type: Heroic
  • Cooldown: 120 seconds

Transform into Demon Form at the target location, dealing 46 (+4% per level) damage in the area. Temporarily increases maximum Health by 220 (+4% per level) for each Hero hit by the initial impact. Lasts for 18 seconds.

Betrayer's Thirst
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Basic Attacks heal for part of the damage dealt and reduce Ability cooldowns

  • Type: Trait
  • Cooldown: n/a

Basic Attacks heal for 30% of damage dealt and reduce Ability cooldowns by 1 second.

Summon Mount
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n/a

  • Type: Mount (Z)
  • Cooldown: 4 seconds

After Channeling for 1 second, gain 30% Movement Speed.

Hearthstone
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n/a

  • Type: Hearth (B)
  • Cooldown: n/a

After Channeling for 6 seconds, teleport back to the Hall of Storms, instantly restoring 1125 Health.

Quick Spray Expression
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n/a

  • Type: Spray
  • Cooldown: 3 seconds

Express yourself to other players by marking the ground with your selected spray.

Quick Voice Line Expression
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n/a

  • Type: Voice
  • Cooldown: 7 seconds

Express yourself to other players by playing your selected Voice Line.

Unsummon Mount
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n/a

  • Type: Mount (Z)
  • Cooldown: n/a

Dismounts you.

Talents

Talent Icon Immolation

After using Sweeping Strike, burn nearby enemies for 22 (+4% per level) damage a second for 4 seconds.
Talent Icon Battered Assault

Increase Sweeping Strike's Basic Attack damage bonus duration from 3 to 5 seconds. If Sweeping Strike hits 2 Heroes its damage bonus is increased from 35% to 125%.
Talent Icon Unending Hatred

Quest: Minion kills grant 0.2 Basic Attack Damage. Hero Takedowns grant 1 Basic Attack Damage.

Reward: After gaining 20 increased Basic Attack Damage, receive an additional 20 Basic Attack Damage.
Talent Icon Rapid Chase

Dive grants 20% Movement Speed for 3 seconds. If the target is an enemy Hero, reduce its cooldown by 1 second.
Talent Icon Friend or Foe

Increases the range of Dive by 20% and allows it to be used to dive to allied Heroes.
Talent Icon Unbound

Sweeping Strike can go over walls and terrain.

Reward: After hitting 30 Heroes with Sweeping Strike, gain a second charge.
Talent Icon Reflexive Block

Using Dive grants 75 Physical Armor against the next 3 Hero Basic Attacks for 4 seconds, reducing the damage taken by 75%.
Talent Icon Thirsting Blade

Betrayer's Thirst's healing from Basic Attacks is increased from 30% to 50% while Sweeping Strike's damage bonus is active.
Talent Icon Hunter's Onslaught

Basic Abilities heal for 35% of the damage they deal. This bonus is doubled versus Heroes.
Talent Icon Metamorphosis

Cooldown: 120 seconds

Transform into Demon Form at the target location, dealing 46 (+4% per level) damage in the area. Temporarily increases maximum Health by 220 (+4% per level) for each Hero hit by the initial impact. Lasts for 18 seconds.
Talent Icon The Hunt

Cooldown: 100 seconds

Charge to target unit, dealing 251 (+4% per level) damage on impact and stunning for 1 second.
Talent Icon Nimble Defender

If Sweeping Strike hits an enemy Hero, gain 25 Armor for 2 seconds, reducing damage taken by 25%.
Talent Icon Elusive Strike

Sweeping Strike reduces the cooldown of Evasion by 3 seconds every time it damages an enemy Hero.
Talent Icon Sixth Sense

While active, Evasion grants Illidan 75 Spell Armor against the next 2 sources of Spell Damage, reducing their damage by 75%.
Talent Icon Marked for Death

Dive deals an extra 180 (+4% per level) damage if used consecutively on a target within 10 seconds.
Talent Icon Fiery Brand

Every 3rd attack against the same Hero deals an additional 7% of their maximum Health as damage.
Talent Icon Blades of Azzinoth

Hitting 5 Heroes with Sweeping Strike allows Blades of Azzinoth to be activated, increasing Basic Attack damage by 75% for 8 seconds.
Talent Icon Demonic Form

Permanently remain in Demonic Form. Metamorphosis also increases Attack Speed by 20% and reduces the duration of Stuns, Roots, and Slows by 50%. Illidan can now mount in Demonic Form.
Talent Icon Nowhere to Hide

The Hunt gains unlimited range. Illidan passively reveals enemy Heroes below 25% Health anywhere on the Battleground.
Talent Icon Nexus Blades

Basic Attacks deal 20% more damage and Slow enemy Movement Speed by 20% for 1 second.
Talent Icon Bolt of the Storm

Cooldown: 70 seconds

Activate to teleport to a nearby location.
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