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Sweeping Strike (W)
Cooldown: 8 seconds

Dash towards target point, dealing 123.76 (+4% per level) damage to enemies along the way. Hitting an enemy increases your Basic Attack damage by 35% for 3 seconds.

Sweeping Strike

Patch changes Edit

  • IconHotS (Patch March 27, 2018Note: Hitting two Heroes with Sweeping Strike at maximum range will now correctly apply the bonus damage granted by the Battered Assault Talent.
  • IconHotS (Patch April 25, 2017Note: Fixed an issue that could cause Illidan to respawn at his death location if he cast Sweeping Strike in the same moment that he was killed.
  • IconHotS (Patch July 12, 2016Note: Issuing an attack command on an enemy while using Sweeping Strike in the opposite direction will now always cause Illidan to travel the full Sweeping Strike distance, both before and after learning the Unbound Talent.
  • IconHotS (Patch March 29, 2016Note: Damage bonus duration reduced from 4 seconds to 3 seconds.
  • IconHotS (Patch October 6, 2015Note: Illidan's Sweeping Strike will now properly deal damage when the Immolation Talent damages the target at the same moment.
  • IconHotS (Patch July 21, 2015Note: Dive and Sweeping Strikes no longer provide Unstoppable.