Scorpion Wire

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Scorpion Wire

0.5½ Activation time  1 Recharge time  3 Hero point  

Thief tango icon 20px.png Thief (skill list)
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Trick. Throw a scorpion wire and pull your foe to you.

 Damage.png Damage: 133 (0.5)?
 Combo.png Combo Finisher: Physical Projectile
 Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]



  • The tooltip does not mention that Scorpion Wire uses the ammo system, with a maximum count of 2 and an ammo recharge of 20 seconds.
  • In addition to its intended functionality, Scorpion Wire can also simply knock your foe down without pulling, pull you to your foe instead, or a mix of these effects.
  • Scorpion Wire can be reflected causing the thief to be pulled to the target.
  • Using Scorpion Wire with applied  
    Basilisk Venom.png
     Basilisk Venom won't pull the target towards your location but stun it in place.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
August 28, 2018
  • This skill now has a maximum ammunition of 2 with a recharge time of 1, and it will restock 1 ammunition every 20 seconds.
June 25, 2013
  • Decreased the aftercast by .2 seconds.
  • Reduced the cooldown to 20 seconds.
November 15, 2012
  • This skill's range has been increased to 1200.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Scorpion Wire has been added to the game.