Alarak Guide

Alarak is a Melee Assassin hailing from StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void. An aberrant melee assassin who can manipulate enemy’s position and punish poor enemy positioning.

Difficulty: Hard

Not all heroes are born of altruism… some, like Alarak, simply desire vengeance. As the new Highlord of the Tal’darim, Alarak leads his people to a destiny free of the corrupt influence of the fallen xel’naga, Amon.



Discord Strike (Q)

After a 0.5 sec delay, enemies in front of Alarak take 197 damage and are silenced for 1.5 sec.

Mana: 60
Cooldown: 8 sec

Telekinesis (W)

Create a force, pushing yourself and all enemies hit from targeted point towards the targeted direction. Deals 50 damage to enemies.

Mana: 30
Cooldown: 12 sec.

Lighting Surge (E)

Deal 94 damage to an enemy and all enemies between you and the target. 75% of the damage dealt to enemy Heroes is returned as health.

Mana: 40
Cooldown: 6 sec.

Sadism (Trait)

Alarak deals 100% more Ability damage versus enemy Heroes.

  • Without EffortTelekinesis no longer costs Mana.
    Power ConduitReduces the Mana cost of Lightning Surge by 15.
    Applied ForceReduces the damage bonus of Sadism by 10% but Telekinesis pushes 20% further.
    Wide LightningIncreases the width of Lightning Surge's beam by 50%.
  • Double CrossIncreases the range of Discord Strike by 25% and also hits in a line perpendicular to the forward strike.
    Reckless StrikeReduces the delay of Discord Strike by 0.25 sec but if it hits an enemy you become Vulnerable, causing Alarak to take 25% more damage for 2 sec.
    Cycle of DiscordReduces the cooldown of Discord Strike 2 sec. If a Discord Strike hits no enemies, the mana cost is refunded and cooldown reduced by 3 sec.
    Extended LightningIncreases Lightning Surge range by 20%.
  • Chaos ReignsQuest: Each time Discord Strike hits a Hero its damage increases by 3, up to 45.

    Reward: After hitting 15 Heroes, increase its damage by an additional 45.
    Endless EnergyQuest: Heroes hit between you and the victim permanently decreases the cooldown of Lightning Surge by 0.2 sec, up to 2 sec.
    ThunderstruckReduces the damage bonus of Sadism by 10%, but Lightning Surge slows enemies hit between you and the victim by 70% for 1.5 sec.
  • Deadly ChargeAfter channeling, Alarak charges forward dealing 296 damage to all enemies in the path. Distance is increased based on the amount of time channeled, up to 1.6 sec.

    Issuing a Move order while this is channeling will cancel it at no cost. taking damage will interrupt the channeling.

    Mana: 60.
    Cooldown: 45 sec.
    Counter-StrikeAlarak becomes Protected and channels for 1 sec. If an enemy Hero attacked Alarak during that time, Alarak sends a shockwave forward that deals 370 damage. Mana: 50. Cooldown: 30 sec.
  • PsychokinesisIncreases the damage of Telekinesis by 100%.
    Pure MaliceWhen a nearby Ally Hero dies, your Sadism bonus is increased by 8%, stacking up to 40%. This bonus Sadism cannot be consumed by Hasty Bargain and is last on death.
    DissonanceReduces the damage bonus of Sadism by 10% but increases Discord Strike's silence duration by 0.75 sec.
    Hindered MotionReduces the damage bonus of Sadism by 10% but Telekinesis slows enemies by 40% for 1.5 sec.
  • Sustaining PowerIncreases the healing you receive from dealing damage to Heroes with Lightning Surge by 30%.
    Negatively ChargedIncreases damage dealt to enemies hit by the center beam of Lightning Surge by 100% but does not generate any additional healing.
    Quick MindReduces the damage bonus of Sadism by 10% and the cooldown of Telekinesis by 6 sec.
    Projected ForceReduces the damage bonus of Sadism by 10% but increases the range of Telekinesis by 25%.
  • Counter-StrikePrevents damage to deal damage in a large area.
    Deadly ChargeChannel to charge a long distance.
    Last laughActivate to remove all roots, slows, and damage over time effects and teleport to the chosen location. Activating Last Laugh will immediately reduce Alarak's Health to 1.

    Cooldown: 20 sec.
    Hasty BargainActivate to permanently reduce your Sadism bonus by 4% and reset the cooldowns of your Basic Abilities.

    Cooldown: 20 sec.


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