- For the warlock AoE spell, see .
Furthermore, it has a Damage over Time (DoT) effect on its target for 1750-2250 damage per second for 10 seconds the recipient is wearing an . After 10 seconds the player is dealt 20,000 shadow damage.
When Nefarian lands at the start of Phase 2 of his encounter he will use an AoE Shadowflame that ignores LoS, this version of the spell only does about 1000 shadow damage, but still applies the fatal DoT if an is not equipped. Standing behind Nefarian's Throne completely avoids the shadow flames done after he lands.
|Initial cast||DoT||10-sec bomb|