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Frostbite!
Wh dlc08 unit contact frostbite.png
Rarityn/a
TypeContact effect
Duration10 seconds
TargetsEnemy unit in melee combat
Effects
  • Wh dlc08 unit contact frostbite.png Frostbite! (10 seconds)
  • Battle speed.png Speed: -35%

Wh dlc08 unit contact frostbite.png Frostbite! is a melee attack contact effect which provides a temporary major Battle speed.png speed Unit effect negative.png debuff to an enemy unit when hit. It is the classic slow melee attack effect.

As a contact effect, it only triggers when the blow is successful and actually lands on enemies. However, as long as the attack is successful, frostbite will always trigger, cannot be negated by resistances of any sort, does not stack and can be constantly refreshed.

References to frostbite usually include frostbite and frostbite! with an exclamation mark (!). The effect is called frostbite! and the attack is imbued with the frostbite effect.

Effects[]

  • Wh dlc08 unit contact frostbite.png Frostbite! (10 Seconds)
  • Battle speed.png Speed: -35%

Items[]

There is a small group of items that enable frostbite attacks on units.

Spells[]

There are a few spells that enable frostbite attacks on units.

  • Chillwind

There are other spells that debuff speed with a similar effect to that of frostbite, such as The Chilling Aura and Tidecall, but they are not mentioned in detail here.

Units[]

There are a number of units with frostbite attacks enabled which hail from the frozen hinterland, such as the Norsca World Walkers.png racial factions, and other units usually higher-tier or specialist.

Mon 256 Naggarond.png Dark Elves

Eataine.png High Elves

World Walkers.png Norsca

Talsyn.png Wood Elves

Other[]

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