Dark Transformation is a level 74 Unholy death knight ability that transforms the ghoul into a powerful undead monstrosity for 20 sec, empowering and transforming its abilities and increasing damage dealt by 200%.
Patches and hotfixes
- Hotfix (2016-10-26): "Fixed a bug that caused Dark Transformation to not trigger some additional effects, and not correctly transform abominations into flesh golems."
- Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): No longer cost a Rune and lasts for 20 seconds, down from 30. Now increases the ghoul's damage by 200%, up from 100%.
- Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Damage increase increased from 60% to 100%.
- Hotfix (2011-02-18): "Death knight Ghouls under the effects of Dark Transformation can no longer cast Gnaw while it's on cooldown."
- Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Added.