Mark of Blood

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the necromancer staff skill. For the trait skill from Mark of Evasion, see Lesser Mark of Blood.

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Mark of Blood

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0.75¾ Activation time  40.75¾ Recharge time  
Mark of Blood

Mark. Inscribe a mark that bleeds foes when they trigger it, and grants regeneration to allies.

Damage.png Damage: 605 (1.5)?
Damage.png Damage: 133 (0.33)?
Regeneration.png Regen (6s): 780 Heal
Bleeding.png2 Bleeding (8s): 352 Damage
Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
Radius.png Radius: 240
Miscellaneous effect.png Blast Radius: 300
Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Curses Curses

Death Magic Death Magic

Blood Magic Blood Magic

Soul Reaping Soul Reaping

Reaper Reaper


  • The mark will last for up to 30 seconds if it is not triggered.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
August 23, 2022
  • (PvE only) Damage multiplier increased from 0.33 to 1.5.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • The area of mark skills has been increased to 240.
  • Mark skill recharges have been reduced by 20%.
  • Mark damage has been increased by 10%.
  • This skill has been combined and now applies 2 stacks of bleeding for 8 seconds in all game modes.
December 10, 2013
  • Removed 1 stack of bleed when used in PvP.
July 23, 2013
  • The base radius of this skill has been increased from 120 to 180.
July 09, 2013
  • Updated the skill fact to display the proper regeneration duration.
November 15, 2012
  • This skill now uses the standard staff scythe cast effects.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Mark of Blood has been added to the game.