Rogue Class Changes in Patch 9.1.5

Last updated on Oct 28, 2021 at 09:05 by Stan 4 comments

On this page, you will find a list of all Rogue class changes introduced in Patch 9.1.5.


General Rogue Changes

  • The following area-of-effect abilities are no longer maximum-target capped and instead deal reduced damage beyond 5 targets: Secret Technique Icon Secret Technique (Subtlety).
  • The following AoE abilities are no longer maximum-target capped and instead deal reduced damage beyond 8 targets: Fan of Knives Icon Fan of Knives (Assassination), Crimson Tempest Icon Crimson Tempest (Assassination), Black Powder Icon Black Powder (Subtlety), Shuriken Storm Icon Shuriken Storm (Subtlety).
  • Toxic Onslaught Icon Toxic Onslaught (Runecarving Power) has been slightly redesigned — When Sepsis Icon Sepsis expires on your target, you are granted two of the following effects for 10 seconds: Shadow Blades Icon Shadow Blades, Adrenaline Rush Icon Adrenaline Rush, or Vendetta Icon Vendetta is applied to your current target. Bonuses granted are those that are not available to your specialization, eg. An Assassination Rogue will gain Adrenaline Rush Icon Adrenaline Rush and Shadow Blades Icon Shadow Blades.
  • Septic Shock Icon Septic Shock (Night Fae Conduit) effect increased by 50%.
  • Fixed an issue that prevented Shadow Blades Icon Shadow Blades gained from Toxic Onslaught Icon Toxic Onslaught (Runecarving Power) to not affect certain off-spec abilities.

Outlaw Rogue Changes

  • Dreadblades Icon Dreadblades (Talent) initial strike deals 26% more damage and now immediately fills your Combo Points in addition to its current effects.

Subtlety Rogue Changes

  • Fixed an issue where Flagellation Icon Flagellation (Venthyr Ability) would always critically strike with Symbols of Death Icon Symbols of Death.
  • Fixed an issue where the target of Shadowy Duel Icon Shadowy Duel (PvP Talent) would become invisible if the Rogue is under the effects of a Paladin’s Blessing of Protection Icon Blessing of Protection when starting the duel.

More Patch 9.1.5 Class Changes

You can find other Patch 9.1.5 class changes linked below.



  • 28 Oct. 2021: Updated for Patch 9.1.5 release.
  • 10 Sep. 2021: Updated for 9.1.5 Build 40078.
  • 07 Sep. 2021: Guide added.
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