Coats your weapons with a Lethal Poison that lasts for 1 hour. Each strike has a 30% chance to poison the enemy, which instantly inflicts (2.13% of Attack Power) Nature damage and reduces all healing received by 8% for 12 sec, stacking up to 3 times.
Rank 2: Wound Poison can now stack 2 additional times.
Wound Poison is a level 38 rogue ability that applies a poison to their weapons.
Every time the rogue hits with the weapon, there is a 30% chance to damage the victim and poison them for 12 seconds. The poison reduces all healing effects on the victim by 8%, stacking up to 3 times, or up to 5 times for Assassination rogues.
In PvP combat, the healing reduction effect is halved to 4% per stack.
Patches and hotfixes
Patch 9.0.1(2020-10-13): Now available to all rogues as a baseline ability. Wound Poison now stacks up to 3 times, and reduces healing taken by 8% per stack (previously 25% and did not stack). An additional rank has been added for Assassination.
Patch 7.0.3(2016-07-19): Now available only to Assassination. Poison now lasts for 12 seconds, down from 15 seconds.