- Shadowflame deals 75% more damage to targets affected by Veil of Shadow.
- Quest: Shadowflame gains 1% bonus damage for every minion it kills, up to 50%.
- Every 8 seconds, Nefarian gains 50 Armor for 1.5 seconds after being hit by an enemy basic attack or ability.
- Quest: Collect 20 regen globes. Gain .5 health regeneration for each one. Reward: All healing blocked by Veil of Shadow is given to Nefarian instead.
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- Quest: Nefarian's abilities and basic attacks deal 4% more damage for each unique enemy hero he uses Chromatic Essence on. Resets on death.
- Basic attacks reduce the cooldown of Shadowflame by .5 seconds.
- If an enemy dies while affected by Veil of Shadow, Nefarian heals equal to 25% of his maximum life and Veil of Shadow's cooldown is reset.
- After Veil of Shadow wears off, its target receives 10% reduced healing for up to 16 seconds afterward. Casting Veil of Shadow on a hero affected by Lingering Darkness removes it.
- Reduce the cooldown of Chromatic Essence to 45 seconds.
- Increase the range of Shadowflame by 50%.
- Bone Constructs summons 4 Bone Constructs instead of 2, but the cooldown is increased to 20 seconds.
- Bone Constructs also deal medium damage over time to all nearby enemies.
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- Casting Chromatic Essence causes Nefarian to be Unstoppable for 1.5 seconds.
- Casting Shadowflame causes Nefarian's next basic attack within 5 seconds to teleport him a short distance to his target.
- Bone Constructs have 100% increased maximum health and 50% increased basic attack damage, but no longer deal bonus damage from behind.
- If a Bone Construct dies before its duration runs out, it deals damage equal to 50% of its maximum health to all nearby enemies.
- Nefarian's life regeneration is increased by 100%. During Chromatic Essence, this is increased to 200%.
- Nefarian's basic attacks deal 15% less damage, but he gains 15% ability damage. During Chromatic Essence, this is increased to 30% ability damage.
- Nefarian gains 10% bonus movement speed. During Chromatic Essence, his basic abilities also regenerate 20% faster.
- Nefarian gains 10 Spell Armor. During Chromatic Essence, this is increased to 20 Spell Armor.
- 3 seconds after Nefarian dies, he reappears in his reanimated True Form at the location he died for 10 seconds.
- Wild Magic can now copy heroic abilities.
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- Casting an ability increases Nefarian's basic attack damage by 10% for 5 seconds, up to 50%. Multiple casts refresh duration.
- Adds Chromatic Shift to the ability bar.
- Adds Take Flight to the ability bar.