Banshee's Wail

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Banshee's Wail.png

Banshee's Wail

Necromancer tango icon 20px.png Blood Magic
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Reduces recharge on warhorn skills and increases their effect durations.

 Radius.png Effectiveness Increased: 50%
 Count Recharge.png Recharge Reduced: 20%

— In-game description

Affected skills[edit]

  • Wail of Doom.png
     Wail of Doom
    • Increases daze duration from 2 to 3 seconds.
  • Locust Swarm.png
     Locust Swarm
    • Increases swarm duration from 5 to 7.5 seconds.
    • Increases swiftness duration from 15 to 22.5 seconds.
    • Increases crippled duration from 2 to 3 seconds.
Recharge table
Skill Recharge Traited
Wail of Doom.png
 Wail of Doom
30 Recharge time 24 Recharge time
Locust Swarm.png
 Locust Swarm
30 Recharge time 24 Recharge time

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
December 10, 2013
  • Increased the cooldown reduction from 15% to 20%.
October 15, 2013
  • Normalized this trait to increase the effectiveness of warhorn skills by 50%.
September 25, 2012
  • This Curses trait has been updated to apply extra swiftness.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Banshee's Wail has been added to the game.