Spirit Shell
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Usable by
Class Priest
School Holy
Cooldown 1.5 minutes
Other information
Level available 50
Related buffs
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  • Spirit Shell
  • Penance, Power Word: Radiance, and Atonement create absorb shields for 80% of their healing.
  • Duration: 10 seconds

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  • Spirit Shell
  • Absorbing X damage.
  • Duration: 10 seconds

Spirit Shell is a Discipline priest talent, available at level 50.


Patch changes

  • Shadowlands Patch 9.1.0 (2021-06-29): Cooldown increased to 90 seconds (was 60 seconds).
  • Shadowlands Patch 9.0.5 (2021-03-09): Now absorbs 80% of healing done (was 100%) and the absorption limit is now based on the caster's Spell Power rather than maximum Health.
  • Shadowlands Patch 9.0.1 (2020-10-13): Re-added as a level 50 talent.
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Removed.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Now a level 75 talent, replacing [Divine Insight] for Discipline priests.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.4.0 (2013-09-10): Duration has been reduced to 10 seconds (down from 15 seconds), and the damage absorption shield's effectiveness can now be reduced through Battle Fatigue.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.2.0 (2013-03-05): Can no longer be dispelled and now provides an absorb shield equal to the average healing and absorb of the triggering spell, including criticals and [Divine Aegis].
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.1.0 (2012-11-27): Spells affected by [Inner Focus] cast while Spirit Shell is active now fully apply critical effect heals to the shield provided.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Added.

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