Archon [Heroic Ability]
Tier 4 (Hero Level 10)
Mana: 80
Cooldown: 100 seconds

Tassadar transforms into an Archon and gains a Plasma Shield. His Basic Attacks deal 158 (+4% per level) damage, slow the target by 30% for 1 second and splash for 83 (+4% per level) damage to enemies within 2.5 range. Lasts for 10.5 seconds.

Passive: Archon refreshes the cooldown of Dimensional Shift.


Patch changesEdit

  • IconHotS (Patch March 6, 2018Note: Fixed an issue that could cause Basic Attacks in Archon form to deal splash damage twice to secondary attack targets after learning Prismatic Link.
  • IconHotS (Patch November 29, 2017Note: Bonus Attack damage reduced from 166 to 158.
  • IconHotS (Patch March 28, 2017Note: Damage reduced from 175 to 166; Splash damage reduced from 87.5 to 83.
  • IconHotS (Patch March 14, 2017Note: Fixed an issue that could prevent Archon from refreshing Dimensional Shift’s cooldown.
  • IconHotS (Patch February 14, 2017Note: Basic Attack slow reduced from 40 to 30%.
  • IconHotS (Patch January 24, 2017Note: Received updated visual effects.; Attack Damage increased from 111 to 175; Duration decreased from 12 to 10 seconds; Added Functionality: Your Basic Attacks slow enemies by 40% for 1 second; Added Functionality: Passively refreshes the cooldown of Dimensional Shift on activation; Removed Functionality: No longer grants a generic Shield on activation; Added Functionality: Now grants Tassadar a Plasma Shield on activation.
  • IconHotS (Patch October 6, 2015Note: Reduced Archon’s Basic Attack damage from 64 (+12 per level) to 51.2 (+9.6 per level).