Level Talent Name Description
1 Agile Dismount While mounted, the range of Cyber Agility is increased by 70% and its cooldown is reduced by 5 seconds.
1 Pathfinder Jumping over terrain with Cyber Agility increases Genji's Movement Speed by 25% for 6 seconds.
1 Swift as the Wind Hitting an enemy Hero with Swift Strike increases Genji's Movement Speed by 30% for 3 seconds.
4 Dragon Claw After Genji blocks 375 (+4% per level) damage with Deflect, activate to release a Dragon Claw, dealing 180 (+4% per level) damage to all nearby enemies.
4 Shuriken Mastery Quest: Hit enemy Heroes with Shuriken. Reward: After hitting 35 Heroes, Shuriken damage is increased by 30. Reward: After hitting 75 Heroes, Cyber Agility now refunds 2 charges of Shuriken.
4 Strike At The Heart Enemies hit by the end of Swift Strike take an additional 138 (+4% per level) damage over 2 seconds.
7 Augmented Guard When Deflect ends, Genji gains a Shield equal to 50% of the damage blocked for 4 seconds.
7 Cyber Shield Using Cyber Agility grants 50 Spell Armor for 2.5 seconds.
7 Dodge Genji dodges 1 Heroic Basic Attack every 8 seconds. Stores up to 3 charges.
7 Perfect Defense Deflected damage reduces the cooldown of Deflect by 2 seconds, up to a maximum of 10 seconds.
10 Dragonblade Unleash the Dragonblade for 8 seconds. While active, Dragonblade can be reactivated to lunge forward and slash in a huge arc, dealing 240 (+4% per level) damage. If enemy Heroes are killed within 2 seconds of being hit by Dragonblade, Swift Strike's cooldown is reset.
10 X-Strike Perform two slashes dealing 135 (+4% per level) damage. The slashes detonate after 1.25 seconds causing an additional 270 (+4% per level) damage to enemies in their area.
13 Double Jump Cyber Agility stores 2 charges but its cooldown is increased by 5 seconds.
13 Flow Like Water Each enemy Hero hit with Swift Strike reduces its cooldown by 3 seconds.
13 Shingan Hitting an enemy with all 3 Shuriken deals 115 (+4% per level) bonus damage.
16 Final Cut After 1 second, Swift Strike deals an additional 125 (+4% per level) damage to all enemies in the area.
16 Reflect Deflect also deals an additional 33% of the damage blocked.
16 Steady Blade Each enemy Hero hit by Swift Strike increases the damage of the next Swift Strike by 20%. This bonus stacks up to 3 times.
20 Living Weapon Each enemy Hero hit by X-Strike reduces its cooldown by 12 seconds.
20 Sharpened Stars Shuriken now pierce all enemies hit.
20 The Dragon Becomes Me Each time Dragonblade hits an enemy Hero, the duration of Dragonblade is increased by 1 second.
20 Zanshin Quest: Block 6500 damage with Deflect, including damage blocked so far. Reward: Deflect hits all nearby enemy Heroes.
Shortcut Ability Name Description
Q Shuriken Throw 3 Shuriken in a spread pattern, each dealing 65 (+4% per level) damage to the first enemy hit. Stores up to 3 charges. Shuriken's cooldown replenishes all charges at the same time.
W Deflect Become Protected for 1.25 seconds. Any damage blocked during this period causes Genji to throw a Kunai toward the nearest enemy, prioritizing Heroes and dealing 55 (+4% per level) damage.
E Swift Strike Dash forward, dealing 215 (+4% per level) damage to all enemies in a line. Enemy Heroes that die within 2 seconds of being hit with Swift Strike cause the cooldown and mana cost to be refunded.
R Dragonblade Unleash the Dragonblade for 8 seconds. While active, Dragonblade can be reactivated to lunge forward and slash in a huge arc, dealing 240 (+4% per level) damage. If enemy Heroes are killed within 2 seconds of being hit by Dragonblade, Swift Strike's cooldown is reset.
R X-Strike Perform two slashes dealing 135 (+4% per level) damage. The slashes detonate after 1.25 seconds causing an additional 270 (+4% per level) damage to enemies in their area.
D Cyber Agility Activate to jump to the target area.

Genji

2017-06-13 Patch Notes

Bug Fixes

  • DoT Effects: Enemy Health bars will now correctly display damage over time effects after being hit by Swift Strike with the Strike at the Heart Talent.

2017-05-31 Balance Update

Bug Fixes

  • D.Va: Players will now correctly earn takedown credit toward certain Hero Talents and Abilities, like Seasoned Marksman or Li-Ming’s Critical Mass, after destroying D.Va’s Mech.

2017-05-10 Balance Update

Hero Updates

Talents

  • Level 4

    • Dragon Claw (Passive)
      • Damage activation requirement reduced from 415 to 375
  • Level 7

    • Cyber Shield (D)
      • Spell Armor duration increased from 2 to 2.5 seconds
    • Dodge (Passive)
      • Cooldown increased from 5 to 8 seconds

2017-04-25 2.0 Launch Notes

New Hero

  • Genji has been added to Heroes of the Storm and is now available for play!