Deadly Poison
Ability rogue dualweild
  • Deadly Poison
  • 3 sec cast
  • Requires One-Handed Melee Weapon
  • Coats your weapons with a Lethal Poison that lasts for 1 hour. Each strike has a 30% chance of poisoning the enemy for x Nature damage over 12 sec. Subsequent poison applications will instantly deal x Nature damage.

    Swift Poison (Level 92+)
    Replaces your Deadly Poison with Instant Poison.

    Instant Poison
    Coats your weapons with a Lethal Poison that lasts for 1 hour. Each strike has a 30% chance of instantly poisoning the enemy for x Nature damage.
Usable by
Casting time3 sec cast
Level required10
Other information
RequirementsRequires One-Handed Melee Weapon
Related buff
Ability rogue dualweild
  • Deadly Poison
  • Each strike has a chance of causing the target to suffer Nature damage every 3 sec for 12 sec. Subsequent poison applications deal instant Nature damage.
  • Duration: 1 hour
Related debuff
Ability rogue dualweild
  • Poison
  • Deadly Poison
  • Suffering X Nature damage every 3 seconds.
  • Duration: 12 seconds
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Deadly Poison is a core rogue ability learned at level 10. It is the first rogue poison ability and coats weapons with a poison that has a chance to poison the target, dealing nature damage.

Modified by Edit

Ability rogue eviscerate Assassination abilities

Patch changes Edit

  • Warlords-Logo-Small Patch 6.1.0 (24-Feb-2015): Fixed an issue where Combat Rogues were unable to apply Deadly Poison from the Spellbook's fly-out menu.
  • Mists-Logo-Small Patch 5.1.0 (27-Nov-2012): The responsiveness of this ability and effects has been improved.
  • Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.3.0 (08-Dec-2009): In addition to its existing effects, when a rogue applies Deadly Poison to a target which has already reached the maximum number of applications, this will also trigger the poison which the rogue is using on his or her other weapon.; Another rogue using a higher rank of this poison will no longer prevent the lower rank Deadly Poison from being applied to the target.
  • Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.1.0 (14-Apr-2009): The amount of damage this poison generates from the rogue’s attack power has been increased from 8% per application to 12%.
  • Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.0.3 (04-Nov-2008): Deadly Poison Rank 8 will now do less damage than Rank 9.
  • Bc icon/ Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.0.2 (14-Oct-2008): Damaging poisons now scale with attack power.
  • Bc icon Patch 2.3.0 (13-Nov-2007): All poisons will now enchant the weapon for 1 hour, increased from 30 minutes.
  • Bc icon Patch 2.1.0 (22-May-2007): The difficulty of dispelling these is now based off the level of the player, not the level of the weapon the poison is applied to.; Reduced the reagents required to create most poisons.; Rogue poisons no longer have charges.

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