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Blessing of Kings Level 30 paladin ability 30 yd range 5% of base mana Instant cast Places a Blessing on the friendly target, increasing Strength, Agility, and Intellect by 5%. If target is in your party or raid, all party and raid members will be affected. Players may only have one Blessing on them per Paladin at any one time. Usable by Class
Paladin Properties School
None/Global Cooldown Other information Level learned
30 Related buff
Blessing of Kings is a paladin buff spell available at level 30.
Tips and tactics
It can be cast on any friendly target, including many
NPCs. It does not stack with
, [Embrace of the Shale Spider ] , or [Legacy of the Emperor ] . [Mark of the Wild ] Because of its long duration, it is standard practice for paladins to keep this spell up onto themselves and all party members while in a group. However, if you have a druid, monk, or hunter (with a
Shale spider), tell them to cast their buff spell while you cast , due to only having one Blessing at a time. [Blessing of Might ] If you have mana to spare while soloing, any nearby friendly player will appreciate and benefit from this ability. Casting it on a priest will encourage the priest to cast on you in return. Likewise, [Power Word: Fortitude ] mages will often return the favor with / [Arcane Brilliance ] (more useful if you are specced into Holy), and [Dalaran Brilliance ] monks with . [Legacy of the White Tiger ]
Blessing of Kings is a basic Paladin spell in . The flavor text reads: Hearthstone "Given the number of kings who have been assassinated, are you sure you want their blessing?"
Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Removed.
Patch 5.3.0 (2013-05-21): Mana cost reduced to 5%, down from 22.3%.
Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): No longer increases stamina or magical resistances.
Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Now trainable at level 22 (up from level 20) and redesigned.
Blessing of Kings now increases strength, agility, intellect, and stamina by 5% (down from 10%), and now additionally increases magical resistances, but no longer increases spirit.
Duration increased to 1 hour (up from 10 minutes).
No longer stacks with
. [Mark of the Wild ] Now affects all members of the target's party or raid when cast, but can no longer target pets.
Patch 3.1.0 (2009-04-14): Now trainable at level 20, and again increases stats by 10% (up from 2%). Removed from talent trees. Patch 3.0.2 (2008-10-14): Blessing of Kings now increases all stats by 2% (down from 10%). The new talent increases this effect by up to 10% total. [Improved Blessing of Kings ]