For the epic sword, see  [The Hungering Cold].
Hungering Cold
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  • Hungering Cold
  • Level - death knight talent
  • 40 Runic power
  • 1 min cooldown
  • 1.5 sec cast
  • Purges the earth around the Death Knight of all heat. Enemies within 10 yards are afflicted with Frost Fever and trapped in ice, preventing them from performing any action for 10 sec. Enemies are considered Frozen, but any damage other than diseases will break the ice.
Usable by
Class Death knight
School Frost
Cooldown 1 min
Radius 10 yd
Talent tree Frost, Tier 5
Related debuff
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  • Magic
  • Hungering Cold
  • Frozen.
  • Duration: 10 seconds

Hungering Cold is a Death knight talent ability found on Tier 5 of the Frost tree. It allows the death knight to freeze all enemies within 10 yards for up to 10 seconds.


Inv glyph majordeathknight.png [Glyph of Hungering Cold]


Has a PvP duration of 8 seconds and is subject to diminishing returns.

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