For the Pet Battle ability, see [Gnaw].
Spell deathknight gnaw ghoul.png
  • Gnaw
  • Death Knight ghoul pet ability
  • Melee range
  • 1 min cooldown
  • Instant
  • Bite and tear at a target's limbs, dealing light damage and stunning for 3 sec.

    Dark Transformation: Strike an enemy with a smashing attack, dealing 125% of normal melee damage and stunning for 4 sec.
Usable by
Class Death Knight
Pet Ghoul
School Physical
Cooldown 1 min

Gnaw is one of the abilities that is available to the Unholy Death Knight Ghoul pet. It deals 12% of the ghoul's attack power modified weapon damage[1]. It is affected by [Dark Transformation].

Patch changes

  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.4.0 (2013-09-10): No longer on a global cooldown, and no longer costs Energy.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.2.0 (2009-08-04): [Raise Ally]: Using the Gnaw ability while under the effects of this spell will now initiate auto-attack. In addition, the damage done has been changed from a flat value to a percentage of weapon damage.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.0.3 (2008-11-04): Added.


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