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Sonya, also known as Barbarian, is a hero from the Diablo series.

Background Edit

From the frozen Dreadlands of the north comes the mighty Barbarian warriors. After surviving the destruction of her home and death of her tribe, Sonya wanders Sanctuary in search of battle and a better life for her people.

Abilities Edit

Ancient Spear (Q) [Skillshot]
Cooldown: 13 seconds

Throw out a spear that pulls you to the first enemy hit, dealing 114 (+14 per level) damage and briefly stunning them. If this hits an enemy, generate 40 Fury.

Seismic Slam (W)
Fury: 25
Cooldown: 1 seconds

Deals 176 (+4% per level) damage to the target enemy, and 44 (+4% per level) to enemies behind the target.

Whirlwind (E)
Fury: 40
Cooldown: 4 seconds

Deals 210 (+35 per level) damage to nearby enemies over 3 seconds, and heals for 20% of damage dealt. Healing tripled versus Heroes.

Traits Edit

Fury (Passive)

Use Fury instead of Mana, which is gained by taking or dealing damage. Using a Basic or Heroic Ability grants 10% Movement Speed for 4 seconds.

Heroic Abilities Edit

Leap (R)
Cooldown: 70 seconds

Leap into the air, dealing 270 (61 + 11 per level) damage to nearby enemies, and stunning them for 1.5 seconds.

Wrath of the Berserker (R)
Cooldown: 45 seconds

Increase damage dealt by 40%. Reduce the duration of silences, stuns, slows, roots, and polymorphs against you by 50%. Lasts 15 seconds, and extends by 1 second for every 10 Fury gained.

Talents Edit

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Level1 War Paint Block Shot of Fury
Level4 Focused Attack Shattered Ground Hurricane Mercenary Lord
Level7 Poisoned Spear Composite Spear Follow Through Ferocious Healing
Level10 Leap Wrath of the Berserker
Level13 Life Funnel Aftershock Mystical Spear Spell Shield
Level16 Furious Blow No Escape Imposing Presence Nerves of Steel
Level20 Arreat Crater Anger Management Nexus Blades Ignore Pain

Skins Edit

Wrath Sonya
Super Sonya
Hero level 10, 10,000 gold

Development Edit

Yet to be implemented

Quotes and Facts Edit

See also: Barbarian quotations

  • The name "Sonya" is possibly a reference to Red Sonja, a beautiful, redheaded barbarian first introduced in Conan the Barbarian comics.
  • Her regular armor is based of the Tier 8 (Jazeraint) armor for Barbarians in Diablo III, while her "Wrath" armor is based of the Tier 2 Raid Set (Battlegear of Wrath) for warriors in World of Warcraft.
  • A male Barbarian, corresponding to the Diablo II portrayal, has been listed as a possible inclusion in the game.[1]

Related Content Edit


Patch changesEdit

  • IconHotS (Patch May 17, 2016Note: Fixed an issue that could occasionally cause Sonya to stutter and fail to issue a Basic Attack.
  • IconHotS (Patch August 18, 2015Note: Ancients rejoice! Sonya has received a dance animation.; Health increased from 930 (+210 per level) to 950 (+220 per level).

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