Icy Touch
Spell deathknight icetouch.png
  • Icy Touch
  • 30 yd  range
  • 1 Frost
  • Instant
  • Chills the target for X Frost damage and infects them with Frost Fever, a disease that deals periodic frost damage for 30 sec.
Usable by
ClassDeath knight
TypeOffensive, Utility
Casting timeInstant
Cooldown (GCD 1 sec)
Level required55
Related debuff
Spell deathknight frostfever.png
  • Disease
  • Frost Fever
  • Suffering X Frost damage every 3 sec.
  • Duration: 30 seconds
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Icy Touch is a beginning death knight ability that deals moderate Frost damage and applies Frost Fever, which slows deals periodic damage over 30 seconds.

Because of the low damage done by Icy Touch, its main use when dealing damage is to afflict the target with Frost Fever.

Modified by

Frost specialization
Unholy specialization

Patch changes

  • World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (28-August-2012): Updated.
  • World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King/ World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (12-Oct-2010): This ability no longer causes excess threat while in Frost (or Blood) Presence.
  • World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.3.3 (2010-03-23): This ability now causes a very high amount of threat while the death knight is in Frost Presence.

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