|Casting time||Instant cast|
Rapid Fire is a hunter ability learned at level 54. It gives the hunter increased haste. By providing faster shooting, it significantly increases damage output for a short period of time; effective use of this ability is central to hunter DPS in groups.
- Marksmanship specialization
- Whenever possible, pair Rapid Fire with other abilities, items, or effects that increase damage, attack power, armor penetration, or critical strike chance.
- Patch 6.0.2 (14-October-2014): Rapid Fire is now available only to Marksmanship Hunters.
- Patch 3.3.3 (2010-03-23): Now triggers the global cooldown correctly.