Black Hole

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General Information

Black Hole
Energy Cost 54 A black hole, that pulls any enemy caught into its center, and then collapses dealing 436 damage and slowing them by 16% for 6.76s.
Cast Time instant
Range 11m
Cooldown 20s

Note: numerical values are based on gear with 1060 item power.


Magic WeaponTier
Expert's Witchwork Staff5
Master's Witchwork Staff6
Grandmaster's Witchwork Staff7
Elder's Witchwork Staff8

Related Patch Notes

Patch LinkDatePatch NamePatch Notes
28 July 2021Call to Arms Patch 9Added four new icons to better represent the corresponding abilities:
  • Blood Bandit (One-Handed Axe, E-slot)
  • Protective Beam (Enigmatic Staff, E-slot)
  • Arcane Orb (One-Handed Arcane Staff, E-slot)
  • Ground Shaker (Maces, W-slot)
6 May 2021Call to Arms Patch 4 (Balance Patch)Arcane Staffs

While Black Hole finds its uses in PvE, its cast range has been increased to make it more attractive in PvP. The adjustment to Dark Sphere is primarily for server performance, as reducing it from 5 to 3 auras ensures better performance in large fights.

  • Black Hole (Witchwork Staff):
    • Cast Range: 11m → 14m
  • Dark Sphere (Evensong):
    • Max Enemy targets to get an Aura: 5 → 3
    • Healing Received Reduction: 20% → 25%
    • Damage Reduction vs players: 20% → 25%
    • Damage Reduction vs mobs: 8% → 12%