Use: Permanently teaches you this glyph. Your Shadow Word: Death can now be cast at any time, but deals 25% damage against targets above 20% health. Casting Shadow Word: Death now also does damage to you equivalent to the damage it would do to an enemy above 20% health.
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Patch 4.2.0 (28-Jun-2011): Shadow Word: Death damage done has been increased by 12%.
Patch 3.0.3 (04-Nov-2008): Shadow Word:Death: The self-damage from this spell can no longer be reflected or redirected.
Patch 2.3.0 (13-Nov-2007): Resilience no longer reduces the backlash damage from this spell.
Patch 2.1.0 (22-May-2007): Cooldown increased to 12 sec and will now properly damage the casting Priest when it is reflected.
Patch 2.0.3 (09-Jan-2007): "Shadow Word Death" will no longer do damage to the casting priest when resisted.; Priests backlash effect of "Shadow Word: Death" will now properly be applied and can no longer be resisted.