Anub'arak

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[e][h]Anub'arak
Traitor King
Anub'arak.jpg
Hero Information
Universe
Warcraft-icon.png
Role
Warrior-icon.png
Attack
Melee
Cost:
500 Gems
Release Date:
October 7, 2014
Stats
Spell Armor:
20
Attack Range:
1.5
Attacks Per Second:
1
Level Changed Stats
Initial
Change/Level
Attack Damage:
99
4%
Life:
2083
4%
Life Regen:
4.33
4%
Mana:
500
10
Mana Regen:
3
0.098

Anub'arak, the Traitor King, is a Melee Warrior class hero in Heroes of the Storm. Anub'arak was slaughtered in the War of the Spider in World of Warcraft lore, only to be raised as a member of the undead by Ner'zhul and Arthas to serve them.

Abilites[edit]

Starting Abilities[edit]

Impale
Impale.png
Ability: Area of Effect
Affects: Enemies
Deals damage. Stuns for 1 second.
Q
Mana Cost.png 65
Cooldown Clock.png 12
Impale damage:
 104 (+4%)
Harden Carapace
Harden Carapace.png
Ability: Shield
Affects: Self
Gain a Shield that absorbs damage over 3 seconds.
W
Mana Cost.png 30
Cooldown Clock.png 7
Harden Carapace Shield:
 328 (+4%)
Burrow Charge
Burrow Charge heroes.png
Ability: Area of Effect
Affects: Enemies
Burrow to the target location, dealing damage and briefly stunning enemies in a small area upon surfacing, slowing them by 25% for 2.5 seconds. Burrow Charge can be reactivated to surface early.
E
Mana Cost.png 65
Cooldown Clock.png 14
Burrow Charge damage:
 100 (+4%)

Heroic Abilities[edit]

Locust Swarm
Locust Swarm.png
Ability: Area of Effect
Affects: Enemies
Deal damage per second to nearby enemies. Each enemy damaged restores Health. Lasts 8 seconds.
R
Mana Cost.png 75
Cooldown Clock.png 100
Locust Swarm damage per level:
Locust Swarm healing per level:
 57 (+4%)
 18 (+4%)
Cocoon
Cocoon.png
Ability: Target
Affects: Enemies
Wraps target enemy Hero in a cocoon, rendering them unable to act or be targeted for 8 seconds. Allies of the Hero can attack the cocoon to break it and free them early.
R
Mana Cost.png 70
Cooldown Clock.png 60

Combat Trait[edit]

Scarab Host
Scarab Host.png
Ability: Spawn
Using a Basic Ability spawns a Beetle which lasts for 8 seconds, attacking nearby enemies for damage.
Scarab damage per level:
 21 (+4%)

Talents[edit]

Talents
1
Scarab Host.png
Dampen Magic.png
Regeneration Master.png
4
Impale.png
Harden Carapace.png
Burrow Charge heroes.png
Scarab Host.png
7
Chitinous Plating.png
Burrow Charge heroes.png
Scarab Host.png
10
Locust Swarm.png
Cocoon.png
13
Burning Rage.png
Harden Carapace.png
Follow Through.png
16
Burrow Charge heroes.png
Debilitation.png
Scarab Host.png
20
Locust Swarm.png
Cocoon.png
Hardened Shield.png
Rewind.png
Resilient Scarabs
Beetles have 50 Spell Armor.


Strategy and Role[edit]

Lore[edit]

Once a proud nerubian king, Anub'arak dared to stand against the Lich King's invasion, but despite his bravery, he too fell to the unrelenting Scourge. Resurrected into undeath, the Traitor King now serves as a towering, weapon of destruction.

Lore connections to other heroes[edit]

Balance Updates[edit]

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