Death Knight Class Changes in Shadowlands Season 4 (9.2.5)

Last updated on Jul 30, 2022 at 23:40 by Stan 3 comments

On this page, you will find a list of all Death Knight class changes introduced in Patch 9.2.5.


Death Knight PvP Changes in Shadowlands Season 4

The following Death Knight PvP changes will go live on August 2, 2022, in addition to those introduced in Patch 9.2.5.

  • Spellwarden Icon Spellwarden (PvP Talent) now grants a 25% increased effectiveness to Rune of Spellwarding Icon Rune of Spellwarding (was 50%).
  • Brutal Grasp Icon Brutal Grasp (Necrolord Conduit) effectiveness reduced by 50% in PvP combat.

Death Knight Changes in Patch 9.2.5

  • Fixed an issue that caused Bone Shield Icon Bone Shields consumed by Tombstone Icon Tombstone (Talent) to not reduce the cooldown of Blood Tap Icon Blood Tap by the correct amount.
  • Anti-Magic Zone Icon Anti-Magic Zone's spell damage reduction increased to 50% (was 20%) in PvP combat.
  • Dome of Ancient Shadow (PvP Talent) has been removed.

Previous Patch Changes

In addition to the changes above, you may wish to see adjustments that were made to the class in the previous major patch (Patch 9.2) below. The page linked below also discusses the Death Knight Tier Set bonuses from the Sepulcher of the First Ones raid if you are interested in them.


More Patch 9.2.5 Class Changes

You can find other Patch 9.2.5 class changes linked below.



  • 30 Jul. 2022: Updated for Shadowlands Season 4.
  • 28 May 2022: Guide added.
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