Devouring Swarm


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Devouring Swarm is a rune effect in Locust Swarm, is a Physical Realm Witch Doctor skill.

This rune effect returns considerable mana to the Witch Doctor for every target infested by the locusts.

Skill Rune Effects[edit]

Refer to the Locust Swarm rune effects page for a thorough description of all five rune effects in this skill, including screenshots, videos, and strategy tips.

Name Level Description
Locust Swarm

Physical realm spell
1 Cost: 300 Mana

Unleash a plague of locusts that swarms an enemy, dealing 1040% weapon damage as Poison over 8 seconds.

The locusts will jump to additional nearby enemies.

MedRuneD Devouring Swarm
1 Gain 25 Mana a second while the first enemy hit by a Locust Swarm cast is still affected by that swarm.


Screenshots and movies will be added post-release.


Prior to the skill revision in February 2012, this rune effect was enabled by the Golden Rune, granting the following effect with a level 7 runestone:

Devouring Swarm


Convert 40% of the damage done as Mana for you.