Gul’dan build used at HGC in USA, Europe and Asia. Gul’dan is a ranged assassin hailing from Warcraft II, and World of Warcraft. In Heroes of the Storm, Gul’dan has two resource mechanics as a Warlock: Drain Life and Mana Tap.
Gul’dan Build – eSports
Fel Flame (Q)Release a wave of flame, dealing 209 damage to enemies.
Cooldown: 1.5 sec
Drain Life (W)Drain the life from an enemy over 3 sec, dealing 137 damage per sec and healing Gul'dan for 196 Health per sec.
Cooldown: 10 sec
Corruption (E)Call forth three bursts of shadow energy, dealing 213 damage over 6 sec. Corruption can stack up to 3 times on an enemy.
Cooldown: 14 sec
Life Tap (Trait)Gul'dan does not regenerate Mana. Activate to restore 25% mana.
|Pursuit of Flame||Quest: Hit 40 enemy Heroes with Fel Flame.
Reward: Fel Flame's radius is increased by 10%.
|Glyph of Drain Life||Increases the cast range of Drain Life by 25%.|
|Echoed Corruption||Quest: Hit 40 enemy Heroes with Corruption.
Reward: After the third strike, Corruption strikes 3 times in the opposite direction.
|Chaotic Energy||Quest: Gathering a Regen Globe causes Gul'dan's next Basic Ability with a Mana cost to refund 40 Mana.
Reward: After Gathering 20 Regen Globes Gul'dan's Basic Ability Mana costs are permanently reduced by 20.
|Health Funnel||If an enemy dies while under the effect of Drain Life, the cooldown is instantly refreshed.|
|Improved Life Tap||Life Tap now restores 35% Mana.|
|Consume Soul||Instantly kill an enemy Minion and heal for 427 Health.
Stores up to 2 charges.
Charge Cooldown: 30 sec.
|Bound by Shadow||Each enemy Hero hit with Fel Flame reduces the cooldown of Corruption by 1 sec.|
|Devour the Frail||Drain Life deals 50% more damage to enemies below 50% Health.|
|Curse of Exhaustion||Upon expiration, Corruption slows enemy Movement Speed by 50% for 2.5 sec.|
|Hunger for Power||Increases Spell Power by 15% but reduces healing received from allies by 25%.|
|Horrify||After 0.5 sec, deal 178 damage to enemy Heroes in an area and Fear them for 2 sec. While Feared, Heroes are Silenced and are forced to run away from Horrify's center.
Cooldown: 80 sec
|Rain of Destruction||Channel to summon a rain of meteors in an area over 7 sec. Each meteor deals 244 damage in a small area.
Cooldown: 100 sec
|Fel Armor||Hitting an enemy Hero with Fel Flame grants 40 Spell Armor for 2.5 sec, reducing Ability Damage taken by 40%.|
|Harvest Life||Drain Life heals for 50% more Health when used on Heroes.|
|Dark Bargain||Gul'dan's max Health is permanently increased by 25% but his respawn time is increased by 15 sec.|
|Healthstone||Activate to heal for 25% of Gul'dan's maximum Health.
Cooldown: 60 sec
|Rampant Hellfire||Fel Flame's damage is increased by 8% for 5 sec when hitting an enemy Hero. This can stack up to 5 times.|
|Ruinous Affliction||Corruption deals an additional 146 damage on impact. If the enemy is hit by all three strikes, the third strike deals 437 damage.|
|Darkness Within||After using Life Tap, the next ability Gul'dan casts has 25% increased Spell Power.|
|Haunt||Increases the duration of Horrify by 1 sec and while Feared, enemies lose 25 Armor, causing them to take 25% increased damage.|
|Deep Impact||Rain of Destruction slows enemies Movement Speed by 90% for 0.5 sec.|
|Demonic Circle||Summon a Demonic Circle at Gul'dan's location. Activate to teleport to the Demonic Circle.
Cooldown: 60 sec.