Black Citadel (Warcraft III)

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Black Citadel
Black Citadel.gif
Faction Undead Scourge
Hit points 2000
Level 3
Gold 325 Gold
Lumber 230 Lumber
Food Produces 10 Food
Build time 140 sec.
Repair time 120 sec.
Requires Altar of Darkness
Hotkey U
Normal attack: 14 avg
Can attack: Air, Ground, Structure
Range 80
Attack type Piercing
Cooldown 1.00 sec.
Weapon type Missile
Armor Type Fortified
Armor 5
Day Sight 120
Night Sight 80
This article or section contains lore taken from Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos, Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne, the manuals, and/or official bonus maps.

When the powers of the undead in the living world become fully manifested, further modifications to the Halls of the Dead become necessary. Building of the black citadel allows the Scourge to operate at peak efficiency. Along with this modification comes increased fortification, making the black citadel a truly formidable stronghold.



Spells and abilities

Frost Attack (Passive)

Adds a cold effect to this unit's attacks that slows enemy units'
movement speed by 50% and attack speed by 25%.

Patch changes

Patch 1.12 (07/30/2003)

Reign of Chaos

  • Attack cooldown is now 1.5 seconds down from 2 seconds.
Patch 1.10 (07/01/2003)

The Frozen Throne

  • Gold cost decreased to 325 from 345.
  • Lumber cost decreased to 230 from 250.
  • Damage reduced to 13-15 from 49-60.
  • Now possesses a frost attack similar to that of Nerubian Towers.

Reign of Chaos

  • Attack cooldown is now 2 seconds up from 1 seconds.
  • Damage reduced to 33-40 from 49-60.
  • WC3RoC-logo.png Patch 1.06 (2003-06-03): Black Citadel now has 2000 hitpoints, down from 2300.