Shadow Mastery is a warlock talent that increases damage or life drained of shadow spells and the damage of your felhunter's Shadow Bite ability.

Rank table Edit

Rank Damage Increase
1 3%
2 6%
3 9%
4 12%
5 15%


This talent also increases the health given back by Drain Life and Siphon Life, and the mana drained by Drain Mana.

Shadow Mastery increases the damage output of all your shadow spells across the board. Your shadow damage is multiplied by 110% after your damage bonus from gear is added.

It has been suggested that this talent does not affect Curse of Doom.[citation needed]

Not to be confused with the Shadow Mastery debuff applied by Improved Shadow Bolt

Patch changes Edit

  • Wrath-Logo-Small/ Cataclysm-Logo-Small Patch 4.0.1 (12-Oct-2010): Removed.
  • Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.3.0 (08-Dec-2009): This talent now also increases the damage done by the felhunter's Shadow Bite ability by 3/6/9/12/15%.

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