Not to be confused with Eviscerator.
For other uses, see Eviscerate (disambiguation).
Ability rogue eviscerate.png
  • Eviscerate
  • Level 2 rogue ability
  • Melee range
  • 35 Energy
  • Instant
  • Requires Melee Weapon
  • Finishing move that disembowels the target, causing damage per combo point.
      1 point : (17.6% of AP) damage
      2 points: (35.2% of AP) damage
      3 points: (52.8% of AP) damage
      4 points: (70.4% of AP) damage
      5 points: (88% of AP) damage.
  • Subtlety Rank 2: Eviscerate deals an additional 50% damage as Shadow to targets with your Find Weakness active.
Usable by
Class Rogue
School Physical
Cooldown None/Global Cooldown
Other information
Level learned 2
Rank levels 44 (rank 2)
Improvements [Deeper Stratagem]
"Guts were meant to be gutted."
The Assassin's Creed, Chapter 3

Eviscerate is a level 2 rogue finishing move. It's a simple instant damage ability that can be used to finish off monsters or take a big chunk out of them. Its damage depends your attack power and the number of combo points used.

At level 22 Assassination rogues replace it with [Envenom], while Outlaw rogues replace it with [Dispatch].


Tips and tactics

  • Use [Backstab] to build up combo points and then Eviscerate for the kill.


Patch changes

  • Shadowlands Patch 9.0.1 (2020-10-13): Eviscerate now learned at level 2, Rank 2 added (deals additional 50% Shadow damage to targets affected by [Find Weakness]), learned at level 44.
  • Legion Hotfix (2016-09-23):
    • Eviscerate damage increased by 15%.
    • Eviscerate now deals 15% less damage in PvP.
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Now available only to Subtlety. Damage increased by 611%.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.2.0 (2015-06-23): Now deals 10% more damage.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.4.0 (2013-09-10): Now deals 10% less damage.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Eviscerate is no longer a free level 1 ability. It becomes available at level 3.
  • WoW Icon update.png Patch 1.12.0 (2006-08-22): Manual of Eviscerate (Rank 9) now drops off Blackhand Assassins in Blackrock Spire. In addition, Eviscerate now increases in potency with greater attack power.
  • Test-inline.png Patch 0.7 (2004-06-15): Damage slightly increased.
  • Test-inline.png Patch 0.6 (2004-04-13): Damage no longer based on equipped weapon and cooldown removed.

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