Dark Swarm (W) [AoE]
Mana: 50
Cooldown: 10 seconds

Deal 47 (+4% per level) damage a second to nearby enemies for 3.5 seconds, and become able to move through units. Can be cast during Drag and Burrow.

Dark Swarm

Patch changes Edit

  • IconHotS (Patch September 20, 2017Note: Damage per tick reduced from 50 to 47.
  • IconHotS (Patch May 31, 2017Note: Duration increased from 3 to 3.5 seconds.
  • IconHotS (Patch May 16, 2017Note: Damage increased from 30 to 50; Damage is now universal to all units (no bonus damage to Heroes); Cooldown increased from 9 to 10 seconds.
  • IconHotS (Patch January 6, 2017Note: Fixed an issue that caused Dark Swarm to deal more damage than intended to Minions, and Mercenaries after learning Primal Aggression.; Fixed an issue that caused Dark Swarm to deal bonus damage to Monsters after learning Primal Aggression.