Corrupt Boon

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Corrupt Boon

Necromancer icon small.png Necromancer (skill list)
Training cost
3 Hero points
Game link
0.5½ Activation time  
0.5½ Recharge time
0.5½ Recharge time
30 Recharge time
2 Ammunition
2 Ammunition
Corrupt Boon

Corruption. Poison yourself. Transform boons on your foe into negative conditions.

Poisoned.png Self Poison (6s): 201 Damage, -33% Heal Effectiveness
Miscellaneous effect.png Boons Converted: 3
Miscellaneous effect.png Boons Converted: 2
Miscellaneous effect.png Boons Converted: 5
Count Recharge.png Count Recharge: 15 seconds
Count Recharge.png Count Recharge: 24 seconds
Range.png Range: 1,200
Unblockable.png Unblockable

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Curses Curses

Death Magic Death Magic

Reaper Reaper

Scourge Scourge


  • Boons are converted as follows:
Boon Condition
Aegis.png Aegis Burning.png Burning (1 stack, 3 s)
Alacrity.png Alacrity Chilled.png Chilled (3 s)
Fury.png Fury Blinded.png Blinded (5 s)
Might.png Might Weakness.png Weakness (5 s)
Protection.png Protection Vulnerability.png Vulnerability (3 stacks, 8 s)
Quickness.png Quickness Slow.png Slow (3 s)
Regeneration.png Regeneration Poisoned.png Poisoned (6s)
Resistance.png Resistance Chilled.png Chilled (3 s)
Resolution.png Resolution Confusion.png Confusion (3 stacks, 5 s)
Stability.png Stability Fear.png Fear (1 s)
Swiftness.png Swiftness Crippled.png Crippled (10 s)
Vigor.png Vigor Bleeding.png Bleeding (2 stacks, 8 s)

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
November 29, 2022
  • (PvP only): Reduced ammunition from 2 to 1. Increased number of boons converted into conditions from 2 to 5. Increased cooldown from 24 seconds to 30 seconds.
March 17, 2020
  • Fixed the tooltip of this skill to display its 15-second ammunition recharge instead of 18 seconds.
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Reduced number of boons corrupted from 3 to 2. Increased ammo recharge from 18 seconds to 24 seconds.
July 10, 2018
  • This skill now has two charges with a 0.5-second cooldown between uses. Each charge takes 18 seconds to recover.
January 26, 2016
  • This skill now converts up to 3 boons into conditions.
  • The recharge of this ability has been reduced from 40 seconds to 15 seconds.
September 09, 2014
  • Increased casting time from less than 0.25 seconds to 0.5 seconds.
  • This change also reduces the aftercast of the skill by around 0.36 seconds.
June 25, 2013
  • Reduced the maximum amount of boons converted to 5.
April 30, 2013
  • No longer causes odd interactions with Aegis.
  • Now unblockable.
October 22, 2012
  • This skill now properly removes aegis rather than being blocked by it.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Corrupt Boon has been added to the game.

See also[edit]