Shattering Throw

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Shattering Throw
Ability warrior shatteringthrow.png
  • Shattering Throw
  • Level 25 warrior ability
  • 30 yd range
  • 5 min cooldown
  • 1.5 sec cast
  • Requires Melee Weapon
  • Arms Arms
    Throws your weapon at the enemy causing (X + 94.1% of AP) damage or removing any invulnerabilities.

    Fury Fury, Protection Protection

    Throws your weapon at the enemy causing (X + 78.4% of AP) damage or removing any invulnerabilities.
Usable by
Class Warrior
School Physical
Cooldown 5 minutes
Other information
Level learned 25
Requirements  [Glyph of Shattering Throw]

Shattering Throw is a warrior ability that deals ranged damage or removes any invulnerabilities. It is learned through using  [Glyph of Shattering Throw].

Tips and tactics

  • This ability is commonly used to remove a paladin's [Divine Shield] and a mage's [Ice Block]. These spells generally cannot be removed; only Shattering Throw and a priest's glyphed [Mass Dispel] can remove them.
  • One of the few ranged attacks available to warriors, especially when rooted.
  • With a 5-minute cooldown, this is often saved until its immunity removing effect is required. However, it can also be useful for its ranged damage.
  • Shattering Throw first attempts to deal damage before removing any immunities. For this reason it is common to see 'Immune' messages when using this on immune targets, despite the ability correctly removing the target's immunity.

Patches and hotfixes

  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Removed.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14):
    • Shattering Throw no longer reduces the armor of the target; it only does damage and breaks immunities.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.4.0 (2013-09-10): No longer costs rage.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Can now be used in any stance.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Hotfix (2009-04-21): "Shattering Throw will no longer consume an extra 25 rage."

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