Roll the Bones
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  • Roll the Bones
  • Level 36 Outlaw rogue ability
  • 25 Energy
  • Instant
  • Finishing move that rolls the dice of fate, providing a random combat enhancement. Lasts longer per combo point:
      1 point: 12 seconds
      2 points: 18 seconds
      3 points: 24 seconds
      4 points: 30 seconds
      5 points: 36 seconds
Usable by
Class Rogue
School Physical
Cooldown None/Global Cooldown
Other information
Level learned 36
Improvements [Deeper Stratagem], [Slice and Dice], [Take Your Cut]

Roll the Bones is a level 36 Outlaw rogue ability.


Combat enhancements include:

When activated, one or more of these combat enhancements will be selected at random - on occasions the player may receive all six enhancements when Roll the Bones is used.



Patch changes

  • Legion Patch 7.2.5 (2017-06-13):
    • Broadsides now also increases the damage of your combo-point generating abilities by 20%.
    • Buried Treasure increases Energy regeneration by 30% (was 25%).
    • Grand Melee now increases attack speed by 55% (was 50%).
    • True Bearing causes Finishing moves to reduce the cooldown of many abilities by 1.0 seconds (was 2.0 seconds) per combo point.
    Developers' notes: The distribution of the number of buffs you get from Roll the Bones has changed. On average, you will get fewer buffs. Our goal is to significantly reduce the desire to frequently recast Roll the Bones when you get 1 buff.
  • Legion Patch 7.1.5 (2017-01-10): True Bearing no longer reduces the cooldown of [Blind], [Cloak of Shadows], or [Riposte].
  • Legion Hotfix (2016-08-08):
    • Jolly Roger causes Saber Slash to have an additional 25% chance of striking an additional time (was 40%).
    • Buried Treasure increases your base Energy regeneration by 25% (was 40%).
    • Shark Infested Waters increases Critical Strike Chance by 25% (was 40%).
    • Grand Melee increases your attack speed by 50% and your Leech by 25% (was 40% and 20%).
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Added.

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