Inv potion 23
  • Shadow Oil
  • Item Level 34
    Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable
  • Requires level 24
  • Use: When applied to a melee weapon it gives a 15% chance of casting Shadowbolt III at the opponent when it hits. Lasts 30 minutes.
  • Sell Price: 1Silver 50Copper
  • 3 sec cast

Shadow Oil gives the user a 15% chance to cast Shadowbolt III at the attacker on each hit.


This item is made by Alchemists with a skill level of 165.

Materials needed
Inv misc herb 12
4x [Fadeleaf]
Inv misc dust 02
4x [Grave Moss]
Inv alchemy leadedvial
1x [Leaded Vial]

The recipe is sold in limited quantity by:


This item is an imbue, and does not stack with other imbues.

With the introduction of Naxxramas, demand for this increased dramatically as a mat for Greater Shadow Protection Potion.

The Shadow Bolt almost completely behaves like a normal Shadow Bolt (Rank 3). It equally benefits from spell damage and it can proc Aftermath and on-spell-hit-effects. However, it is not capable of proccing Improved Shadow Bolt.

Shadow Oil as an ingredientEdit

Shadow Oil is used in the following recipes:






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