Pinning Shot (W)
Mana: 65
Cooldown: 12 seconds

Deal 100 (+4% per level) damage to an enemy and slow it by 40% for 2.25 seconds.

Pinning Shot

Patch changes Edit

  • IconHotS (Patch January 9, 2018Note: Damage reduced from 105 to 100.
  • IconHotS (Patch December 12, 2017Note: Damage reduced from 110 to 105.
  • IconHotS (Patch November 15, 2016Note: After learning Covert Ops, Pinning Shot will now correctly Slow the target’s Movement Speed by 60%.
  • IconHotS (Patch May 17, 2016Note: Attempting to cast Nova’s Pinning Shot or Tyrande’s Hunter's Mark on an enemy just as the target enters a Bush or Vent will no longer cause the Ability’s sound effects and animations to play as though it were successfully cast.
  • IconHotS (Patch March 16, 2016Note: Slow amount increased from 30% to 40%.
  • IconHotS (Patch February 2, 2016Note: Range increased by approximately 18% in order to match Nova’s Basic Attack range.