Locust Swarm

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Locust Swarm

0.5½ Activation time  30 Recharge time  

Necromancer tango icon 20px.png Necromancer (skill list)
Weapon slot 5
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Gain swiftness and summon a swarm of locusts that cripple nearby foes.

 Damage.png Damage: 66 (0.2)?
 Swiftness.png Swiftness (15s): 33% Movement Speed
 Crippled.png Cripple (2s): -50% Movement Speed
 Miscellaneous effect.png Life Force: 1.5%
 Miscellaneous effect.png Number of Impacts: 10
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Duration.png Duration: 10s
 Radius.png Radius: 210

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

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Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
January 27, 2015
  • The casting time of this skill has been reduced from 1 second to 0.5 seconds.
September 09, 2014
  • Increased base swiftness duration from 10 seconds to 15 seconds.
  • Fixed a bug which caused this skill to have incorrect skill facts and duration when traited with Banshee's Wail.
  • Added a range indicator for this skill.
April 15, 2014
  • Added skill facts for duration and number of impacts.
October 15, 2013
  • Increased the base cripple duration to 2 seconds.
June 25, 2013
  • Increased the radius to 210.
  • Increased the animation size to better reflect its attack area.
February 26, 2013
  • The radius of this ability has been increased by ~16% and now has the range of a normal melee ability.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Locust Swarm has been added to the game.