Life Siphon

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Life Siphon

3 Activation time  12 Recharge time  

Necromancer tango icon 20px.png Necromancer (skill list)
Main hand dagger
Weapon slot 2
Activ. type
Game link

Siphon health from your foe.

 Damage.png Damage (9x): 990 (2.7)?
 Healing.png Healing: 298 (0.1)?
 Range.png Range: 600

— In-game description [?]


  • Gains 90% benefit from healing power over full channel.
  • Heals the player even if blocked.
  • Does not heal if the player misses or it is evaded.
  • Once the pulses start, facing is not required.
Though in a recent patch the channel time was reduced from 3.75 seconds to 2.75 seconds. It shows 3 seconds.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
July 26, 2016
  • The channel time of this skill has been reduced from 3.75 seconds to 2.75 seconds.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • The effects of siphoning skills and traits have been increased by 20%.
November 04, 2014
  • Increased this skill's base healing by 25%, and increased the scaling with healing power by 75%.
  • Fixed a bug in which this skill increased by 25% instead of 20% when traited with Bloodthirst.
April 15, 2014
  • Updated the skill fact to scale correctly with healing power.
March 26, 2013
  • Updated skill facts.
October 01, 2012
  • This skill now properly applies damage at its intended range of 600.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Life Siphon has been added to the game.