Life Transfer

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Life Transfer.png

Life Transfer

Not available underwater  30.5½ Activation time  25 Recharge time  

Necromancer tango icon 20px.png Necromancer (skill list)
Parent skill
Death Shroud.png Death Shroud
Weapon slot 4
Activ. type
Game link
External links
Not available underwater.png This skill has an underwater replacement: Gathering Plague

Shroud. Damage nearby foes and steal their life force.

 Damage.png Damage (9x): 1,017 (3.825)?
 Damage.png Damage (9x): 720 (2.7)?
 Miscellaneous effect.png Life Force: 3%
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Duration.png Duration: 3 seconds
 Radius.png Radius: 600

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Blood Magic Blood Magic[edit]

Soul Reaping Soul Reaping[edit]


  • In damage calculation, Life Transfer uses weapon damage from the off-hand. Wiki value assumes unequipped value of 690.5
  • Foes killed by Life Transfer grant progress towards the Weapon Master achievement of the off-hand.
  • Life Transfer gradually gives 5% Life Force per target hit over its duration.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Reduced power coefficient from 0.425 to 0.3.
July 16, 2019
  • Reduced recharge from 40 seconds to 25 seconds.
October 02, 2018
  • Life Transfer: The damage of this skill has been increased by 70% per pulse.
July 01, 2014
  • Updated the skill facts to use radius instead of range.
October 01, 2012
  • This skill will now work properly with the Soul Reaping trait Path of Midnight.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Life Transfer has been added to the game.