Tainted Shackles

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Tainted Shackles

0.25¼ Activation time  30 Recharge time  
Necromancer tango icon 20px.png Necromancer (skill list)
Parent skill
Death Shroud.png Death Shroud
Weapon slot 5
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Shroud. Begin binding nearby enemies with your life force, pulsing out conditions; they can break this binding if they get far enough away from you. Bound foes are immobilized if the binding finishes.

 Damage.png Damage: 332 (1.25)?
 Torment.png2 Torment (12s): 528 Damage, 763 ...
 Revealed.png Revealed (5s): You cannot stealth
 Immobile.png Immobilize (2s): Unable to move.
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Duration.png Duration: 4 seconds
 Interval.png Interval: 1 second
 Radius.png Radius: 600

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Soul Reaping Soul Reaping[edit]


Despite the tooltip indicating that it scales from offhand weapon strength, the actual damage seems to be based on unequipped weapon strength 690.5.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
July 16, 2019
  • Reduced recharge from 40 seconds to 30 seconds.
October 02, 2018
  • The torment duration per pulse has been increased from 10 seconds to 12 seconds. The immobilize duration has been increased from 1.5 seconds to 2 seconds. The final impact's damage has been increased by 25% and will now inflict torment in addition to immobilize.
May 16, 2017
  • Updated the skill fact to correctly indicate that this skill applies 5 seconds of Revealed when hitting an enemy.
May 16, 2017
  • This skill will now apply 5 seconds of Revealed to enemies the first time it successfully hits.
July 01, 2014
  • Added a skill fact for number of targets (5).
April 15, 2014
  • Added a skill fact for immobilize.
  • Added a duration skill fact.
October 15, 2013
  • This skill now uses radius instead of range.
August 06, 2013
  • This skill's damage tooltip now displays the appropriate damage.
June 25, 2013
  • Tainted Shackles has been added to the game.