Uther Revamp Preview | Heroes of the Storm 2.0 Summit

Uther has been revamped in Heroes 2.0 to heal himself when he heals another player, and various of his revamped talents have Quests and Rewards. You can view his abilities and talents; and watch my gameplay video below. I was able to play as Uther in the Hanamura map.

NOTE: As Uther is still in development, some of the talents are tagged in-game as PH (Placeholder). The released product might differ from what you watch here. Level 16 and 20 talents are missing in this article.



Holy Light (Q)

PH Heal an ally for 450 Health. If cast on someone else, also heal Uther for 225 Health.

Mana: 90
Cooldown: 12 sec.

Holy Radiance (W)

Heal all allies in a line for 180 Health, dealing 180 damage to enemies.

Mana: 60
Cooldown: 12 sec.

Hammer of Justice (E)

Deal 139 damage and stun the target for 0.75 sec.

Mana: 40
Cooldown: 8 sec.



Lightbringer's QuestPH Quest Heal 10 Heroes below 50% Health with Holy Light

Quest Heal Heroes for 0 with Holy Light.

Quest Reduce 25 sources of damage from Heroes with Eternal Devotion's Armor.

Reward Completing a Quest reduces the Mana cost of Holy Light by 10. Completing all 3 Quests also increases the range of Holy Light by 40%.
Wave of LightPH Quest Each Hero damaged or healed by Holy Radiance returns 8 Mana and reduces the cooldown by 1 sec.

Reward After healing or damaging 40 Heroes, increase the duration of Eternal Devotion's Armor to 2.5 sec.
Hammer of the LightbringerPH Quest Uther's Basic Attacks restore 1.5% of his max Mana.

Reward After attacking 75 enemies, Uther's Basic Attacks also reduce the cooldown of Hammer of Justice by 1 sec.
Holy ShockHoly Light can be used on enemies to damage them.
Pursuit of JusticePH Hammer of Justice grants Uther Move Speed.
Holy FirePassive: Deal 21 damage per second to nearby enemies. Basic Attacks against enemy Heroes increase this damage by 20% for 3 sec. This can stack up to 3 times.
Armor of JusticePH When Uther is stunned, rooted, or silenced Holy Light's cooldown recharges 100% faster for 6 sec.
Light's GuardianPH Healing another Hero (not Uther) that is Stunned, Rooted, or Silenced with a Basic Ability increases the Armor bonus of Eternal Devotion from 25 to 60.
Hand of the ProtectorPH Activate to make target ally Unstoppable for 1 sec. Cannot be cast on Uther. Basic Attacks reduce this cooldown by 5 sec.

Cooldown: 90 sec.
Divine ShieldMake an allied Hero Invulnerable and increase their Movement Speed by 20% for 3 sec.

Mana: 80
Cooldown: 90 sec.
Divine StormDeal 277 damage and stun nearby enemies for 1.75 sec.

Mana: 80
Cooldown: 80 sec.
Blessed ChampionAfter using Holy Light, Basic Attacks heal nearby ally Heroes.
Well MetPH Hammer of Justice also reduces enemy Hero's Movement Speed and damage by 25% for 3 sec.
Spell ShieldEvery 30 sec, gain 50 Spell Armor against the next enemy Ability and subsequent Abilities for 3 sec, reducing the damage taken by 50%.

Can be toggled to allow or prevent this talent from triggering automatically.
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Uther Profile



The first paladin and founder of the Order of the Silver Hand, Uther the Lightbringer is a faithful servant of the Light. Dispensing justice with the swing of his hammer, Uther is a bastion of truth and an unflinching symbol of the Alliance.


Heals allies, stuns enemies, and returns as a Spirit to heal after dying.

Store Cost: heroes-of-the-storm-gold-icon 5,500 | $7.49

Role: Melee Support

Difficulty: Easy

These are the voice over quotes repeated by Uther the Lightbringer when the player clicks on him multiple times. Here is a transcript courtesy of Cemotucu. (Thank you)

"We are all blessed by the Light."

"The Light shine on us all."

"I'm too old for this nonsense!"

"Sometimes, the light at the end of the tunnel... is a train."

"Today, I'm Uther the Painbringer!"

"What the...? What happened to that Silver Hand in the sky? Seriously, Order of the Weird Space Triangle doesn't have nearly the same ring to it."

"Back in my day, there was only one type of paladin and we were glad to have 'em."

"(Someone sneezes) Light bless you."

"Would you do that again? A little to the left this time. Ahhh... There it is."

"Let the rigtheous know peace... and the unjust know the back of my hand!"


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