Master of Subtlety
Ability rogue masterofsubtlety.png
  • Master of Subtlety
  • Level 15 Subtlety rogue talent
  • Passive
  • Attacks made while stealthed and for 5 seconds after breaking stealth cause an additional 10% damage.
Usable by
Class Rogue
Other information
Level available 15
Related buff
Ability rogue masterofsubtlety.png
  • Master of Subtlety
  • Damage dealt increased by 10%.

Master of Subtlety is a level 15 Subtlety rogue talent. It increases your damage done while Stealthed as well as for 5 seconds after [Stealth] is broken.


The effect of this talent is indicated in the Damage tooltip in Character sheet.

Patch changes

  • Legion Patch 7.1.5 (2017-01-10): Duration reduced to 5 seconds (was 6 seconds).
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Changed from level 10 passive ability to level 15 talent.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Master of Subtlety's effects have been merged into baseline [Stealth] for Subtlety rogues.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Changed from a Subtlety talent to a Subtlety specialization.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.2.0 (2009-08-04): Being under the effects of [Cyclone] when the buff from this talent is about to expire will no longer make it last indefinitely.

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