Fear of Death

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Fear of Death.png

Fear of Death

5 Recharge time
Specialization
Necromancer tango icon 20px.png Soul Reaping (trait list)
Tier
Master
Type
Major
Training cost
5 Hero points
Game link
External links
API

Your fear effects have increased durations. Inflicting fear generates life force.

 Duration.png Duration Increase: 100%
 Duration.png Duration Increase: 50%
 Miscellaneous effect.png Life Force: 15%
 Miscellaneous effect.png Life Force: 7%

— In-game description

Related skills[edit]

Weapon skills that are improved by this trait

Transform skills that are improved by this trait

Utility skills that are improved by this trait

Profession mechanic skills that are improved by this trait

Downed skills that are improved by this trait

Drowning skills that are improved by this trait

Related traits[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • The cooldown applies to the life force gain.
  • Condition duration has a 100% cap. Therefore runes and expertise will not increase fear duration past 100%.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
April 28, 2020
  • Reduced life force gained from 15% to 7% in PvP only.
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Reduced bonus fear duration from 100% to 50%.
December 11, 2018
  • The fear-duration bonus of this trait has been increased to 100%. It no longer causes fear when the necromancer is in a downed state. Instead, it now grants 15% life force upon inflicting a foe with fear. This effect has a 5-second internal cooldown.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
  • This trait has been moved to the Master tier.
  • Added: Fear duration is 50% longer.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Fear of Death has been added to the game.