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Not available underwater  0.75¾ Activation time  20 Recharge time  
Necromancer icon small.png Necromancer (skill list)
Parent skill
Death Shroud.png Death Shroud
Weapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.png
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Doom appearance.jpg

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Not available underwater.png This skill has an underwater replacement: Wave of Fear

Shroud. Inflict fear on your foe.

 Damage.png Damage: 27 (0.1)?
 Fear.png Fear (2s): Involuntary retreat; unable to act; stacks duration.
 Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Spite Spite

Curses Curses

Death Magic Death Magic

Blood Magic Blood Magic

Soul Reaping Soul Reaping

Reaper Reaper




  • Damage value is calculated with the weapon strength of the active weapon before shroud is activated. Wiki value assumes unequipped value of 690.5

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • This skill now has a casting time and inflicts fear on your foe at 0.64 seconds. The fear duration has been increased from 1 second at a distance (1.5 seconds at close proximity) to 2 seconds on successful hit regardless of distance.
July 01, 2014
  • Updated the fear skill fact to scale correctly with Master of Terror.
August 06, 2013
  • Added an effect that plays on the necromancer when this skill is used.
June 25, 2013
  • This skill now scales based on range.
    • If more than 600 units, it will apply 1 second of fear;
    • If less than 600 units, it will apply 1.5 seconds of fear.
  • This ability now lists the damage it deals to enemy targets.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Doom has been added to the game.