HOTS Update: New Hero Deckard Cain
2018-04-25

HOTS Update: New Hero Deckard Cain

Stay awhile and listen, traveler! The new update for Heroes of the Storm is live, with Decard Cain being the newest addition to the heroes line-up. In Heroes of the Storm the legendary character of Diablo universe becomes a support hero with focus on healing and crowd-control. Below you can find the description of the character's abilities.

Deckard Cain, The Last Horadrim – Ranged Support

As an avid scholar, Deckard Cain has dedicated his life to the pursuit of knowledge. He has been an advisor, storyteller, and friend to Sanctuary's greatest heroes, guiding them through peril time and again. When Deckard speaks, it's wise to stay awhile and listen.

Hero Abilities

Trait

FORTITUDE OF THE FAITFUL

When at least 1 other allied Hero is nearby, Deckard gains 10 Armor and his Basic Abilities recharge 50% faster.

Primary abilities

HEALING POTION

Throw a Healing Potion on the ground that heals the first allied Hero that comes in contact with it for 230. Limit 5 active Potions.

HORADRIC CUBE

Release the Horadric Cube. After 0.5 seconds it explodes, dealing 80 damage to all enemies in the area and Slowing them by 35% for 1.75 seconds.

SCROLL OF SEALING

Unfurl an enchanted scroll over 2.25 seconds, forming a triangle that deals 150 damage to enemies inside and Roots them for 1.5 seconds.

Heroic abilities

STAY AWHILE AND LISTEN

After 1 second, Channel for 3 seconds, putting enemy Heroes in front of Deckard to Sleep while Channeling, and for 2 seconds after. Enemies can only be put to Sleep once per cast, and Sleep's effects end instantly if they take damage.

LORENADO

Vector Targeting After 1 second, create a twirling tome tornado that travels towards the targeted direction, continually knocking away enemies that come into contact with it.

The full list of changes, including significant balance changes for Genji, can be found on the official website.