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Xul Necromancer

A Summoner who can push multiple lanes with ease.

Identity

Title
Cryptic Necromancer
Type
Melee
Role
Bruiser
Difficulty
Medium
Life
Health
Shield
Shields
Energy
Mana
Franchise
Diablo
Gender
n/a
Rarity
Legendary

Tags

EnergyImportant Ganker Overconfident RoleSpecialist SoloLaner TowerPusher WaveClearer
From the recesses of the eastern jungles comes a man cloaked in mystery. As a member of the secretive Priests of Rathma, or the Necromancers, Xul wields powerful death magic and fights to preserve the delicate balance between order and chaos.

Stats

Released
March 1, 2016
Size
0.6875
Speed
4.8398
Vision
12
Life
2080 (+4% per level)
Regen
4.332 (+4% per level)
Range
1.5
Damage
95 (+4% per level)
Attacks
1.2 per second

Abilities

Spectral Scythe
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Throw a scythe that damages enemies as it returns to Xul

  • Type: Basic (Q)
  • Cooldown: 8 seconds
  • Mana: 55

Summon a scythe that travels to Xul after 1 second, dealing 190 (+4% per level) damage to enemies and spawning a Skeletal Warrior when hitting enemy Heroes. These do not count towards Xul's Raise Skeleton maximum.

Cursed Strikes
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Basic Attacks deal damage in an area and reduce Attack Speed

  • Type: Basic (W)
  • Cooldown: 16 seconds
  • Mana: 50

Xul's Basic Attacks deal damage in a wide area and reduce the Attack Speed of Heroes and Summons by 40% for 2 seconds. Lasts 4 seconds once triggered.

Bone Prison
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Root an enemy in place

  • Type: Basic (E)
  • Cooldown: 10 seconds
  • Mana: 70

After a 2 second delay, deal 80 (+4% per level) damage and Root the target enemy Hero for 1.75 seconds. All nearby Skeletal Warriors will fixate on the target for their duration.

Skeletal Mages
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Summon Frost Mages to damage and Slow enemies

  • Type: Heroic
  • Cooldown: 90 seconds
  • Mana: 80

Vector Targeting
Summon 4 Frost Mages in a line that attack nearby enemies for 47 (+4% per level) damage a second and Slow them by 30% for 2 seconds. Last up to 15 seconds.

Poison Nova
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Poison enemies in a large area

  • Type: Heroic
  • Cooldown: 90 seconds
  • Mana: 100

After 0.5 seconds, release poisonous missiles that deal 630 (+4% per level) damage to all enemies hit over 10 seconds.

Raise Skeleton
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Spawn Skeletal Warriors from Minions

  • Type: Trait
  • Cooldown: n/a
  • Mana: n/a

When a nearby enemy Minion dies, it becomes a Skeletal Warrior with 240 (+4% per level) Health that attacks for 21 (+4% per level) damage and lasts up to 12 seconds. Upon death, Skeletal Warriors deal 40 (+4% per level) damage to nearby enemies. Up to 3 Skeletal Warriors can be active at once when spawned in this way.

Summon Mount
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n/a

  • Type: Mount (Z)
  • Cooldown: 4 seconds
  • Mana: n/a

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

Bone Armor
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Activate to gain a Shield

  • Type: Activable (Active)
  • Cooldown: 30 seconds
  • Mana: n/a

Activate to gain a Shield equal to 25% of Xul's maximum Health for 3 seconds.

Hearthstone
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n/a

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

After Channeling for 6 seconds, teleport back to the Hall of Storms, instantly restoring 1125 Health and 150 Mana.

Quick Spray Expression
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n/a

  • Type: Spray
  • Cooldown: 3 seconds
  • Mana: n/a

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
  • Mana: n/a

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
  • Mana: n/a

Dismounts you.

Spectral Scythe
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Throw a scythe that damages enemies as it returns to Xul

  • Type: Basic (Q)
  • Cooldown: n/a
  • Mana: n/a

Summon a scythe that travels to Xul after 1 second, dealing 190 (+4% per level) damage to enemies and spawning a Skeletal Warrior when hitting enemy Heroes. These do not count towards Xul's Raise Skeleton maximum.

Cursed Strikes
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Basic Attacks deal damage in an area and reduce Attack Speed

  • Type: Basic (W)
  • Cooldown: n/a
  • Mana: n/a

Xul's Basic Attacks deal damage in a wide area and reduce the Attack Speed of Heroes and Summons by 40% for 2 seconds. Lasts 4 seconds once triggered.

Talents

Talent Icon Backlash

When Bone Armor expires, nearby enemy Heroes take damage equal to 12% of their maximum Health.
Talent Icon Shackler

While Bone Armor is active, nearby enemies are Slowed by 35% for 1 second. Basic Attacks against Heroes that are Stunned, Rooted, or Slowed reduce the cooldown of Bone Armor by 2 seconds.
Talent Icon Shade

While Bone Armor is active, Xul evades all Basic Attacks, but increases the cooldown of Bone Armor by 10 seconds.
Talent Icon Reaper's Toll

Reduce the cooldown of Spectral Scythe by 2 seconds and its Mana cost by 15.
Talent Icon Grim Scythe

Increase Xul's Basic Attack damage by 15%. Each enemy hit by Cursed Strikes reduces its cooldown by 1 second, up to 12 seconds.
Talent Icon Jailors

Bone Prison spawns 2 Skeletal Warriors. These do not count towards Xul's Raise Skeleton maximum.

Quest: Spawn 80 Skeletal Warriors.

Reward: While fixating on an enemy, Skeletal Warriors gain 25% Movement and Attack Speed.
Talent Icon Harvest Vitality

Cursed Strikes heals for 70% of the damage dealt to Heroes.
Talent Icon Trag'Oul's Essence

Every time a Skeletal Warrior attacks an enemy, restore 0.5% of Xul's maximum Health and 0.2% of his maximum Mana.
Talent Icon Wall Of Bones

Increase the Shield amount of Bone Armor to 35% of Xul's maximum Health, and Xul gains 20 Spell Armor for its duration.
Talent Icon Poison Nova

Cooldown: 90 seconds

After 0.5 seconds, release poisonous missiles that deal 630 (+4% per level) damage to all enemies hit over 10 seconds.
Talent Icon Skeletal Mages

Cooldown: 90 seconds

Vector Targeting
Summon 4 Frost Mages in a line that attack nearby enemies for 47 (+4% per level) damage a second and Slow them by 30% for 2 seconds. Last up to 15 seconds.
Talent Icon Echoes of Death

Spectral Scythe spawns 2 additional scythes next to the first after 1.5 seconds, dealing 40% damage.
Talent Icon Rapid Harvest

Gain 5% Attack Speed for 3 seconds each time Cursed Strikes hits an enemy, up to 75%.
Talent Icon Amplify Damage

Increase the Root duration of Bone Prison by 0.25 seconds. Enemies Rooted by Bone Prison lose 25 Armor for 2 seconds.
Talent Icon Decrepify

Enemy Heroes that are damaged by Spectral Scythe or Skeletal Warriors are Slowed by 30% for 2.5 seconds.
Talent Icon Weaken

Enemy Heroes who are damaged by Cursed Strikes or Skeletal Warriors deal 35% less damage for 3 seconds.
Talent Icon Bone Spear

Cooldown: 12 seconds

Deal 230 (+4% per level) damage to enemies in a line.
Talent Icon Andariel's Visage

Poison Nova heals for 50% of the damage dealt and its duration is increased by 50%.
Talent Icon Cold Hand of Death

Increase the Slow of Frost Mages by 20%.

Every 5th Spectral Scythe that hits enemy Heroes spawns a Frost Mage instead of a Skeletal Warrior at their location.
Talent Icon Mortal Wound

Enemy Heroes hit by Spectral Scythe receive 75% less healing for 4 seconds.
Talent Icon Kalan's Edict

Each time Skeletal Warriors deal damage, reduce the cooldown of Bone Armor and Xul's Heroic Ability by 1.5%.
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