Mage Covenant Abilities in Shadowlands

Last updated on May 25, 2020 at 10:41 by Stan 1 comment

Here, you will find all class-specific Covenant abilities available to Mages in Shadowlands.

Here is our guide to all the covenant abilities for Mages. We first present you with a summary of the abilities (the signature ability and the class-specific ability) provided by each covenant, before going through all class-specific abilities in more detail.


Summary of Abilities Granted to Mages by Each Covenant

  • Kyrian
  • Night Fae
    • Signature AbilitySoulshape Icon Soulshape transforms you into a Vulpin, increasing your Movement Speed by 30% for 12 seconds.
    • Mage AbilityShifting Power Icon Shifting Power deals Nature damage over time and reduces your ability cooldowns while channeling.
  • Necrolord
  • Venthyr
    • Signature AbilityDoor of Shadows Icon Door of Shadows makes you teleport to a targeted location.
    • Mage AbilityMirrors of Torment Icon Mirrors of Torment conjures mirrors that deal Shadow damage and reduce Movement and Cast Speed whenever the target casts a spell.

Kyrian Mage Covenant Ability

Radiant Spark Icon Radiant Spark: Conjure a radiant spark that causes (76% of Spell Power) Arcane damage instantly, and an additional (29.6% of Spell Power) Arcane damage over 8 seconds. The target takes 10% increased damage from your direct damage spells, stacking each time they are struck. This effect ends after 4 spells. (1.5-second cast, Costs 2% of Base Mana, 40-yard range, 30-second cooldown)


Night Fae Mage Covenant Ability

Shifting Power Icon Shifting Power: Draw power from the ground beneath you for 6 seconds, dealing (60% of Spell Power) Nature damage every 1.5 seconds to enemies within 15 yards. While channeling, your Mage ability cooldowns are reduced by 3 seconds every 1.5 seconds. (6-second cast, Costs 5% of Base Mana, 45-second cooldown)


Necrolord Mage Covenant Ability

Deathborne Icon Deathborne: Transform into a powerful skeletal mage for 20 seconds. While in the form of a skeletal mage, your Frostbolt Icon Frostbolt, Fireball Icon Fireball, and Arcane Blast Icon Arcane Blast hit up to 2 enemies near your target and your spell damage is increased by 10%. (1.5-second cast, Costs 5% of Base Mana, 3-minute cooldown)


Venthyr Mage Covenant Ability

Mirrors of Torment Icon Mirrors of Torment: Conjure 3 mirrors to torment the enemy for 20 seconds. Whenever the target casts a spell or ability, a mirror is consumed to inflict (75% of Spell Power) Shadow damage and their movement and cast speed are slowed by 15%. The final mirror will instead inflict (198% of Spell Power) Shadow damage to the enemy, Rooting and Silencing them for 4 seconds. (1.5 second cast, Costs 4% of Base Mana, 40-yard range, 1.5-minute cooldown)


Other Covenant Class Abilities

You can find all class-specific Covenant abilities available for other classes linked below.

This article has been updated for Shadowlands Alpha 9.0.1 Build 34490.



  • 25 May 2020: Updated for Alpha Build 34490.
  • 17 May 2020: Page added.
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