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For the talent in other games, see Mark of Death (Origins) and Mark of Death (Dragon Age II).

Mark of Death is a rogue ability from the Assassin specialization in Dragon Age: Inquisition.


  • Stored Damage: 100%
  • Duration: 8 seconds
  • Cooldown time: 32 seconds
  • Cost: 10 Stamina


Mark of Doom Mark of Doom
Requires: Mark of Death
While it is active, Mark of Death leaves the target vulnerable to even more injury.

Armor Reduction: 20%
Lasting Mark Lasting Mark
Requires: Trespasser
Mark of Death lasts even longer, but can no longer be manually triggered early for bonus damage.

Duration Bonus: 4 seconds

Can't be triggered early


  • Mark of Death stores damage to the target while it is active, and deals 50% of that damage when the duration runs out. If the mark is triggered early, it deals 100% of that damage instead.
  • Patch 10 / Trespasser DLC toggled upgrades change: Mark of Doom does 25% of stored damage if allowed to expire (8 secs) and 150% of stored damage if triggered.