Dark Wizards are human renegade wizard creeps that can be encountered in the Cityscape, Dalaran, Dalaran Ruins, Village and Village Fall tilesets.
They are the ultimate neutral counterparts of Archmages.
Spells and abilities
- Turns a target enemy unit into a sheep or flying sheep. The targeted unit retains its hit points, and armor, but cannot attack.
- Raises 2 Skeleton Warriors from a corpse.
- Gives additional mana regeneration to nearby friendly units.
- Patch 1.12 (2003-07-31): The creep version of Raise Dead has had its cooldown increased from 5 to 12 seconds.
- Patch 1.06 (2003-06-03): Creep-cast Polymorph duration reduced to 25.
- Patch 1.03 (2002-10-09):
- Damage lowered to 39-47 from 51-63.
- Hit points increased to 1200 from 1100.
- Patch 1.01 (2002-07-05): Creep Polymorph cooldown raised to 10 from 0 sec.