For the world quest, see N [45WQ] Rolling Thunder. For the RPG organization, see Rolling Thunder (organization).
Rolling Thunder
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  • Rolling Thunder
  • Level 20 Elemental shaman ability
  • Passive
  • When you deal damage with Lightning Bolt or Chain Lightning while your Lightning Shield ability is active, you have a 60% chance to recover 2% of your mana and to generate an additional Lightning Shield charge, up to a maximum of 7 charges.
Usable by
Class Shaman
Other information
Level learned 20
Affects [Lightning Bolt], [Chain Lightning], [Lava Beam], [Lightning Shield]

Rolling Thunder is a passive specialization ability for Elemental shamans, available at level 20. It causes Lightning Bolt and Chain Lightning (as well as its [Ascendance]-upgraded version, [Lava Beam]) a chance to restore mana and generate extra [Lightning Shield] charges, which can be consumed via [Fulmination] to increase the damage of [Earth Shock].

Patch changes

  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Rolling Thunder has been removed.
    • Elemental shaman Mana regeneration has been increased by 50% to compensate.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Maximum charges reduced from 9 to 7. Now a passive Elemental specialization ability (was previously a tier 3 Elemental talent with 2 ranks}.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Added.

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