Tainted Shackles

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Tainted Shackles

0.25¼ Activation time  40 Recharge time  

Necromancer tango icon 20px.png Necromancer (skill list)
Death Shroud
Weapon slot 5
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Bind nearby enemies with your life force, conditioning them repeatedly. If enemies move out of range of this ability, the bind will break. If the bind is allowed to expire, it immobilizes and damages them.

 Damage.png Damage: 266 (1.0)?
 Torment.png2 Torment (10s): 440 Damage, 636 Damage if Moving
 Revealed.png Revealed (5s): You cannot stealth
 Immobile.png Immobilize (10.5½s): Unable to move.
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Duration.png Duration: 4s
 Interval.png Interval: 1s
 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
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.