Frost Death Knight DPS Buffs, Debuffs, and Useful Abilities (WoD 6.0.3)

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Frost Death Knight Art Image
General Information

On this page, we list the buffs, debuffs and useful abilities that a Frost Death Knight brings to a raid in World of Warcraft WoD 6.0.3. We also list equivalent buffs and debuffs that other classes provide.

The other pages of our Frost Death Knight guide can be accessed from the table of contents on the right.

About Our Reviewer

This guide has been reviewed and approved by Mendenbarr, a prominent theorycrafter who maintains Death Knight guides on Elitist Jerks. He also works on Destiny Softworks, a blog for DPS Death Knights.

6.0.2 Transition Guide

If you want to read all about the Patch 6.0.2 changes and learn how they affect your character, make sure to read our Death Knight Transition Guide!

Buffs
Horn of Winter Icon Horn of Winter Increases the Attack Power of all party and raid members by 10% — does not stack with Trueshot Aura Icon Trueshot Aura and Battle Shout Icon Battle Shout
Unholy Aura Icon Unholy Aura
Utility
Raise Ally Icon Raise Ally Combat resurrection
Mind Freeze Icon Mind Freeze Single target interrupt
Strangulate Icon Strangulate Single target, ranged interrupt and silence
Crowd Control
Chains of Ice Icon Chains of Ice Single target slow
Death Grip Icon Death Grip Pulls target to Death Knight's location and taunts it (does not work on bosses)
Survival
Anti-Magic Shell Icon Anti-Magic Shell Magic damage absorption and debuff application immunity
Death Strike Icon Death Strike Self healing
Icebound Fortitude Icon Icebound Fortitude 20% damage reduction and stun removal