Assassin

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Greymane, Valla, and Zeratul.

Assassin heroes do a lot of damage in a very short time, usually to single targets. They should focus on killing enemy heroes and try to avoid counter-attacks. Assassins deal tremendous damage and can pick off unsuspecting enemies, but must choose their battles carefully due to their lack of resistances and hitpoints.

List of assassin heroes[edit | edit source]

Name Universe Description
StarCraft A combo Assassin that can move enemies around and punish mistakes.
Diablo (franchise) An Assassin who starts slow, but deals extreme damage after collecting enough Meat.
Diablo (franchise)
Warcraft A long range, high burst damage Mage, who requires good timing and setup.
Warcraft An Assassin that can fly large distances, excelling on large battlegrounds.
Warcraft Head 2 of a 2 Headed Hero, Gall is a powerful Mage stuck to Cho.
Overwatch
Warcraft A sustained damage Mage who uses his health as fuel but can steal life.
Warcraft A high damage Assassin that wears down enemies from afar and dives in for the kill.
Warcraft A mobile, sustained damage Assassin who pairs well with Heroes that can enable him.
Warcraft A frost Mage that can slow the entire enemy team.
StarCraft A fire Mage that punishes enemies that stay close together.
StarCraft
Diablo (franchise) A high burst damage Mage who can reset her Abilities upon getting a takedown.
Warcraft A sustained Assassin who can wear down her enemies from afar with her poison.
StarCraft A burst damage Mage who can ambush enemies from Stealth.
Warcraft A Bruiser that can nullify enemy pushes against his Forts and Keeps.
StarCraft A Physical Damage Assassin that can keep enemies away.
Warcraft A stealthed Assassin that's great at capturing Mercenary camps and is difficult to kill.
Warcraft A Bruiser who can hold his own in a lane of battle.
Overwatch A mobile Assassin who picks off straggling enemies, finishing them off.
StarCraft An Assassin who shreds High Health enemies.
Warcraft A stealthed Assassin who specializes in shutting down her opponents.
Warcraft A Multi-Class Hero that can Tank for his team or become a high damage Assassin.
StarCraft A stealthed Assassin who can dart around his enemies.
Warcraft A Physical Damage Assassin that gains power while losing Health.

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