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For the former warrior talent, see Inv sword 86 [Die by the Sword].
Die by the Sword
Ability warrior challange
  • Die by the Sword
  • Row 3 Arms warrior talent
  • 2 min cooldown
  • Instant
  • Requires Melee Weapon
  • Increases your parry chance by 100% and reduces all damage you take by 30% for 8 sec.
Class Warrior
School Physical
Cooldown 2 minutes
Talent required Ability meleedamage [Overpower]
Improvements Spell holy summonchampion [Valor in Victory]
Related buff
Ability warrior challange
  • Die by the Sword
  • Parry chance increased by 100%.
    Damage taken reduced by 30%.
  • Duration: 8 seconds

Die by the Sword is a tier 3 Arms warrior ability.

Patch changes[]

  • Dragonflight Patch 10.0.0 (2022-10-25): Now a row 3 Arms talent (was a level 23 Arms ability). Cooldown reduced to 2 minutes (was 3).
  • Shadowlands Patch 9.0.1 (2020-10-13): Now learned at level 23 (was 36).
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): No longer available to Fury. Damage reduction increased to 30% (up from 20%).
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Added.

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