Soul Leech

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Soul Leech
Warlock siphonlife.png
  • Soul Leech
  • Level 1 warlock ability
  • Passive
  • All single-target damage done by you and your minions grants you and your pet shadowy shields that absorb 10% of the damage dealt for 15 sec, up to 15% of maximum health.
Usable by
Other information
Level learned


Related buff
Warlock siphonlife.png
  • Magic
  • Soul Leech
  • Absorbs X damage.
  • Duration: 15 seconds

Soul Leech is a passive level 1 warlock ability.

Patches and hotfixes

  • Legion Hotfix (2016-07-28): "The amount of life absorbed by Soul Leech is lowered by [Dampening], as intended."
  • Legion Hotfix (2016-07-26): "No longer breaks when the Warlock levels up or moves into a new zone."
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): No longer a talent and has been redesigned.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Shields increased by 50%. Also updated tooltip to reflect removal of [Malefic Grasp].
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.4.0 (2013-09-10): Can now also activate from Shadowburn, and caps out at 15% of the Warlock and their pet's maximum health (down from 100%).
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.2.0 (2013-03-05): Now provides an absorption shield instead of healing.
  • Mists of Pandaria Hotfix (2012-09-14): "Soul Leech now causes Fel Flame to heal the Warlock for 10% of damage dealt in all three specs."
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Now available to all specializations as a talent and redesigned. Heals the warlock and its pet by a percentage of the damage dealt by various spells (see page for affected abilities per specialization).
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Redesigned. Now only causes Shadowburn, Soul Fire and Chaos Bolt to grant the effect. Replenishment effect from Improved Soul Leech added.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.1.0 (2009-04-14): Improved Soul Leech talent now provides [Replenishment].
  • The Burning Crusade Patch 2.1.0 (2007-05-22): Fixed some data errors that caused Soul Leech and [Conflagrate] to generate more threat than intended.
  • The Burning Crusade Patch 2.0.1 (2006-12-05): Added.

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