From Guild Wars 2 Wiki
Jump to navigationJump to search
Disambig icon.png This article is about the skill. For the NPC, see Haunt (NPC).



Necromancer icon small.png Necromancer (skill list)
Summon Shadow Fiend.png → 
Game link

3643, 10590
20 Recharge time  

Command your shadow fiend to teleport to a foe and attack all nearby foes, inflicting conditions.

Damage.png Damage: 700 (0.4)?
Blinded.png Blindness (5s): Next outgoing attack misses.
Chilled.png Chilled (3s): -66% Skill Recharge Rate, -66% Movement Speed
Weakness.png Weakness (5s): -50% Endurance Regeneration, +50% Fumble (Unrestricted)
Miscellaneous effect.png Life Force: 10%
Radius.png Radius: 300
Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Spite Spite

Curses Curses

Death Magic Death Magic

Reaper Reaper

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • Increased radius from 120 to 300.
August 08, 2017 Path of Fire pre-patch:
  • Increased damage of Haunt skill by 33%, and fixed an incorrect skill description.
  • Haunt now applies chilled for 3 seconds and weakness for 5 seconds, in addition to blind.
November 26, 2013
  • Updated the blind skill fact to display the proper duration.
July 23, 2013
  • When this attack hits an enemy, it will grant the necromancer 10% of their life force.
June 25, 2013
  • Increased the blind duration to 5 seconds.
October 01, 2012
  • This Shadow Fiend skill now triggers instantly.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Haunt has been added to the game.