Assassin's Knives


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Assassin's Knives is a rune effect in Fan of Knives, a Hatred-spending Demon Hunter skill attack.

This rune effect changes the short range circle attack to a longer range ability. It's not known how these target; if the five blades seek out targets at random, or if they can be targeted to a specific area or individual.

Skill Rune Effects[edit]

See the Fan of Knives rune effects article for thorough descriptions of all five rune effects in this skill, including screenshots, videos, and strategy tips.

Name Level Description
Fan of Knives

1 Cooldown: 10 seconds

Throw knives out in a spiral around you, dealing 620% weapon damage to all enemies within 20 yards. Your knives will also Slow the movement of enemies by 60% for 1 seconds.

MedRuneB Assassin's Knives
1 Also throw long-range knives that deal 620% weapon damage to 5 additional enemies.


Screenshots and movies will be added post-release.


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

Assassin's Knives


Throw long-range knives that deal 85% weapon damage to 8 additional targets.

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