Ability maldraxxus mage.png
  • Deathborne
  • Mage ability
  • 5% base mana
  • 3 min cooldown
  • 1.5 sec cast
  • Transform into a powerful skeletal mage for 25 sec.

    While in the form of a skeletal mage, your Frostbolt, Fireball, and Arcane Blast hit up to 2 enemies near your target and your spell damage is increased by 15%.
Usable by
Class Mage
School Shadow
Cooldown 3 min
Related buff
Ability maldraxxus mage.png
  • Deathborne
  • Transformed into a powerful skeletal mage, greatly enhancing your Frostbolt, Fireball, and Arcane Blast and increasing your spell damage by 15%.
  • Duration: 25 sec

Deathborne is the mage class ability of the Necrolord Covenant. It's available to all mages who join the Necrolords.

This ability is also temporarily available during the Maldraxxus portion of the Shadowlands campaign; it's given by the quest N [52] Champion the Cause and lasts until you finish the Maldraxxus storyline.

Patch changes

  • Shadowlands Patch 9.0.5 (2021-03-09): Duration increased to 25 seconds (was 20 seconds) and Spell Power buff increased to 15% (was 10%).
  • Shadowlands Patch 9.0.2 (2020-11-17): Added.

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