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Battle Shout
Ability warrior battleshout
  • Battle Shout
  • Level 10 warrior ability
  • 15 sec cooldown
  • Instant
  • Increases the attack power of all raid and party members within 100 yards by 5% for 1 hour.
Class Warrior
School Physical
Cooldown 15 seconds
Radius 100 yards
Other information
Level learned 10
Related buff
Ability warrior battleshout
  • Battle Shout
  • Attack power increased by 5%.
  • Duration: 1 hour
"For Lordaeron!" "For Khaz Modan!" "For the Horde!" Azeroth has heard them all.[1]

Battle Shout is a warrior ability. It increases attack power of all party members within range by 5% for 1 hour. It is the first shout a warrior receives, learned at level 10.


Only one shout may be active from any one warrior.

Previously did not stack with Inv misc horn 02 [Horn of Winter] (Death Knight), Ability trueshot [Trueshot Aura] (Hunter) or Spell nature unleashedrage [Unleashed Rage] (Shaman); but these other abilities have since been removed or redesigned.

Patch changes[]

  • Dragonflight Patch 10.0.0 (2022-10-25): Level reduced from 39 to 10.
  • Shadowlands Patch 9.0.1 (2020-10-13): Level reduced from 42 to 39. Now gives 5% bonus to attack power (was 10%).
  • Battle for Azeroth Patch 8.0.1 (2018-07-17): Re-added.
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Removed.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): No longer generates Rage, has no cooldown, and lasts 1 hour.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Increases attack power by 10% instead of strength and agility. Duration increased from 2 to 5 min.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Battle Shout now grants strength and agility instead of attack power. No longer costs rage (was 10 rage), and instead generates 20 rage when used, but now has a 1 minute cooldown. Now trainable at level 20 (up from level 1).
  • Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.2.0 (2009-08-04): Radius increased to 30 yards (up from 20 yards).
  • Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.0.2 (2008-10-14): Battle Shout now grants ranged attack power in addition to melee. Attack power has been slightly decreased.
  • Bc icon Patch 2.0.1 (2006-12-05): Battle Shout (rank 7) is now available from warrior trainers. Threat generation changed (see above).
  • WoW Icon update Patch 1.9.0 (2006-01-03): Additional rank has been added via Inv misc book 03 [Manual of Battle Shout].
  • WoW Icon update Patch 1.6.0 (2005-07-12): Tooltip updated to display area of effect (in yards).
  • WoW Icon update Patch 1.3.0 (2005-03-07): Rage cost reduced.

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