Rogue Covenant Abilities in Shadowlands

Last updated on Nov 22, 2020 at 11:15 by Stan 9 comments

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

Welcome to our guide that covers Rogue Covenant Abilities in Shadowlands. We first present you a summary of all the abilities before going over the individual Signature and Covenant Class Abilities in more detail.


Summary of Abilities Granted to Rogues by Each Covenant

  • Kyrian
  • Night Fae
    • Signature AbilitySoulshape Icon Soulshape transforms you into a Vulpin, instantly teleporting you forward, increasing your movement speed for a short time.
    • Rogue AbilitySepsis Icon Sepsis deals damage over time and you can use 1 Stealth ability if the foe survives the attack.
  • Necrolord
    • Signature AbilityFleshcraft Icon Fleshcraft provides an absorption shield equal to 20-50% of your maximum health.
    • Rogue AbilitySerrated Bone Spike Icon Serrated Bone Spike deals Physical damage over time to enemies until they die.
  • Venthyr
    • Signature AbilityDoor of Shadows Icon Door of Shadows teleports you to a targeted location.
    • Rogue AbilityFlagellation Icon Flagellation lashes the target 3 times, and increases your Mastery when reactivated.

Best Covenants for Rogues

For more information regarding the best Covenants for each Rogue spec, please refer to our spec-specific pages:


Kyrian Rogue Covenant Ability

Echoing Reprimand Icon Echoing Reprimand: Deal (110% of Attack Power) Arcane damage to an enemy, extracting their anima to Animacharge a combo point for 45 seconds. Damaging finishing moves that consume the same number of combo points as your Animacharge function as if they consumed 7 combo points. Awards 2 combo points. (Instant, Costs 10 Energy, Requires Melee Range, 45-second cooldown)


Night Fae Rogue Covenant Ability

Sepsis Icon Sepsis: Infects the target's blood, dealing (162.89%) of Attack Power) Nature damage over 10 seconds. If the target survives its full duration, they suffer an additional (77.57% of Attack Power) damage and you gain 1 use of any Stealth ability for 5 seconds. Cooldown reduced by 30 seconds if Sepsis does not last its full duration. Awards 1 combo point. (Instant, Costs 25 Energy, Requires Melee Range and Weapon, 1.5-minute cooldown)


Necrolord Rogue Covenant Ability

Serrated Bone Spike Icon Serrated Bone Spike: Embed a bone spike in the target, dealing (30% of Attack Power) Physical damage and (10% of Attack Power) Bleed damage every 3 seconds until they die. Refunds a charge when the target dies or is healed to full. Awards 1 combo point per active Bone Spike. (Instant, Costs 10 Energy, 30-yard range)


Venthyr Rogue Covenant Ability

Flagellation Icon Flagellation: Lash the target with Anima 3 times, dealing (6% of Attack Power) Shadow damage and adding a stack of Flagellation for each lash. The target remains tormented for 20 seconds, receiving an additional lash for each combo point you spend. Reactivating Flagellation cleanses their torment, increasing your Haste by 0.5% per stack, up to a maximum of 15% Haste for 20 seconds. (Instant, Costs 20-50 Energy, Requires Stealth, Melee Range/Weapon, 1.5-minute cooldown)


Other Covenant Class Abilities

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



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