Valeera

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[e][h]Valeera
Shadow of the Uncrowned
ValeeraHOS.jpg
Hero Information
Universe
Warcraft-icon.png
Role
Assassin-icon.png
Attack
Melee
Cost:
Release Date:
2017-01-24
Stats
Attack Range:
1.2
Attacks Per Second:
2
Level Changed Stats
Initial
Change/Level
Attack Damage:
82
4%
Life:
2129
4%
Life Regen:
4.43
4%
Mana:
100
N/A
Mana Regen:
10
N/A

Valeera Sanguinar, the Shadow of the Uncrowned, is a Melee Assassin class hero in Heroes of the Storm.

Abilites[edit]

Starting Abilities[edit]

Sinister Strike
Sinister Strike.jpg
Ability: Dash
Affects: Enemies
Dash forward, hitting all enemies in a line for damage. If Sinister Strike hits a Hero, Valeera stops dashing immediately and the cooldown is reduced to 1 second. Awards 1 Combo Point.
Q
Mana Cost.png 30
Cooldown Clock.png 5
Sinister Strike damage (per level):
 114 (+4%)
Blade Flurry
Blade Flurry.jpg
Ability: Area of Effect
Affects: Enemies
Deal damage in an area around Valeera. Awards 1 Combo Point per enemy Hero hit.
W
Mana Cost.png 40
Cooldown Clock.png 4
Blade Flurry damage (per level):
 135 (+4%)
Eviscerate
Eviscerate.jpg
Ability: Target
Affects: Enemy
Eviscerate an enemy, dealing damage per Combo Point.
E
Mana Cost.png 25
Cooldown Clock.png 1
Eviscerate 1 point damage (per level):
Eviscerate 2 points damage (per level):
Eviscerate 3 points damage (per level):
 104 (+4%)
 208 (+4%)
 312 (+4%)

Heroic Abilities[edit]

Smoke Bomb
Smoke Bomb.jpg
Ability: Area of Effect
Affects: Self
Create a cloud of smoke. While in the smoke, Valeera is Unrevealable, can pass through other units, and gains 25 Armor, reducing damage taken by 25%. Valeera can continue to attack and use abilities without being revealed. Lasts 5 seconds. Using this Ability does not break Vanish.
R
Cooldown Clock.png 60
Cloak of Shadows
Cloak of Shadows.jpg
Ability: Buff
Affects: Self
Valeera is enveloped in a Cloak of Shadows, which immediately removes all damage over time effects from her. For 1.5 second, she becomes Unstoppable and gains 75 Spell Armor, reducing Ability Damage taken by 75%. Using this Ability does not break Vanish.
R
Cooldown Clock.png 15

Combat Trait[edit]

Vanish
Vanish.jpg
Ability: Buff
Affects: Self
Valeera vanishes from sight becoming Stealthed and increasing her Movement Speed by 10%. For the first second, she is Unrevealable and can pass through other units. Using Vanish grants Valeera a different set of Abilities while she remains Stealthed.
D
Cooldown Clock.png 8

Vanish Abilities[edit]

Ambush
Ambush.jpg
Ability: Target
Affects: Enemy
Ambush the target, instantly dealing damage to the target. Awards 1 Combo Point.
Q
Mana Cost.png 10
Cooldown Clock.png 1
Ambush damage (per level):
 187 (+4%)
Cheap Shot
Cheap Shot.jpg
Ability: Target
Affects: Enemy
Deal damage to an enemy and stun them for 1.25 seconds. Awards 1 Combo Point.
W
Mana Cost.png 30
Cooldown Clock.png 1
Cheap Shot damage (per level):
 31 (+4%)
Garrote
Garrote.jpg
Ability: Target
Affects: Enemy
Garrote an enemy, dealing damage instantly, an additional damage over 7 seconds, and silencing them for 2.25 seconds. Awards 1 Combo Point.
E
Mana Cost.png 30
Cooldown Clock.png 1
Garrote instant damage (per level):
Garrote additional damage (per level):
 21 (+4%)
 146 (+4%)

Talents[edit]

Talents
1
Conjurer's Pursuit.png
Vanish.jpg
Block.png
Crippling Poison.jpg
4
Sinister Strike.jpg
Garrote.jpg
Vanish.jpg
Wound Poison.jpg
7
Sinister Strike.jpg
Blade Flurry.jpg
Eviscerate.jpg
Ambush.jpg
10
Smoke Bomb.jpg
Cloak of Shadows.jpg
13
Vanish.jpg
Ambush.jpg
Cheap Shot.jpg
Garrote.jpg
16
Sinister Strike.jpg
Garrote.jpg
Eviscerate.jpg
Thistle Tea.jpg
20
Smoke Bomb.jpg
Cloak of Shadows.jpg
Vanish.jpg
Cold Blood.jpg
Vigor
Valeera regenerates an additional 2 Energy per second.

Reward: After Gathering 20 Regen Globes, increase Valeera's maximum Energy to 120.


Strategy and Role[edit]

Lore[edit]

For a time, the gladiator Valeera Sanguinar served dutifully as one of Varian Wrynn's personal bodyguards. Now, her shadowy skills find her a natural fit within the secretive rogue order, the Uncrowned, in their fight against the Legion.

Lore connections to other heroes[edit]

Balance Updates[edit]

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