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Voice Lines[]

Availability Quote Audio Background
Default I Enjoyed That
Gem.png75 / Shard.png40 Smite The Wicked
The Crusade Calls
Fury of Akarat
Make Your Peace


Hero Quote Audio Background
Emoji Azmodan Pack 2 Azmodan Angry.png


  • Johanna: Don't reveal our plans to our foes. O— I mean it! Not a word.
  • Azmodan: Your death will be sweeter after this diversion.

  • Azmodan: Well, if it isn't the Nephalem.
  • Johanna: Is that all? I expected a discourse on how I'll never defeat you. Again.

Emoji Butcher Pack 2 Butcher Angry.png

The Butcher

  • Johanna: Try not to get stuck behind a door.
  • The Butcher: (growls)
  • The Butcher: (growls)
  • Johanna: Yes, scary.. yes. Maybe you could try that on our enemies?
Emoji Cassia Pack 1 Cassia Happy.png

Diablo Hero

  • Johanna: It has been a long time since you were in the fight. Are you ready?
  • Diablo hero: <hero dependent>
  • Diablo hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Let's defeat our foe, and then we can worry about how to get home.
Emoji Valla Pack 1 Valla Happy.png

Diablo III Hero

  • Johanna: Another Nephalem? I suppose the minions of hell have grown stronger.
  • Diablo III hero: <hero dependent>
  • Diablo III hero: <something about the minions of hell being stronger>
  • Johanna: We are a match for them regardless.
Emoji Deckard Pack 1 Deckard Happy.png

Deckard Cain

  • Deckard Cain: We have many enemies here, Nephalem.
  • Johanna: Perhaps you could tell me after the fight, Deckard?

Emoji Jaina Dreadlord Pack 1 Dreadlord Jaina Happy.png

Demon Hero

  • Johanna: Even demons have been sucked into this conflict, hm?
  • Demon hero: <hero dependent>
  • Demon hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: The opinions of a demon have never mattered to me.
Emoji Imperius Pack 1 Imperius Happy.png


  • Johanna: Can you bear to fight alongside a mortal, Imperius?
  • Imperius: I fight alongside no one. I lead, and others follow.

  • Imperius: Nephalem. Am I to believe that this "Nexus" considers you a "hero"?
  • Johanna: Well, Imperius, you're here, so clearly they have no standards.

Emoji Leoric Pack 1 Leoric Happy.png


  • Johanna: Leoric, how does it feel to be on the right side for once?
  • Leoric: I am always on the side of right! If only the same could be said about my allies.

  • Leoric: Crusader. It seems that fate has decreed that we fight together.
  • Johanna: I've kept worse company, I suppose. Have you met Lyndon?

Emoji Diablo Pack 1 Diablo Happy.png

One of the

Lords of Hell

  • Johanna: A Lord of Hell fights by my side? Ah, the end times are near.
  • Lord of Hell: <hero dependent>
  • Lord of Hell: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: The same goes for you, demon.
Emoji Malthael Pack 1 Malthael Meh.png


  • Johanna: Haven't I killed you several times, Malthael?
  • Malthael: And I you.

  • Malthael: Human.. frail and corrupt.
  • Johanna: We fight together, Malthael, so I will not destroy you. Probably.

Emoji Mephisto Pack 1 Mephisto Happy.png


  • Johanna: The Lord of Hatred. Very impressive, I'm sure.
  • Mephisto: You Zakarum are so very impressionable, after all.

  • Mephisto: A Zakarum warrior? Hmm, my flesh is decaying. Yours would serve nicely.
  • Johanna: Ah-ah-ah! Flattery will get you nowhere.

Emoji Murky Pack 1 Murky Happy.png


  • Johanna: Have you reconsidered my offer, Murky? I could use a good apprentice.
  • Murky: <Response indicating he is excited and ready to fight>
  • Murky: <Playfully questioning the person next to him>
  • Johanna: Ah, words of wisdom as always, my articulate friend.
Emoji Yrel Pack 1 Yrel Happy.png

Paladin Hero

  • Johanna: Think you can keep up, paladin?
  • Paladin hero: <hero dependent>
Emoji Tyrael Pack 1 Tyrael Meh.png


  • Johanna: Tyrael, it is an honor to fight by your side.
  • Tyrael: The honor is all mine, friend.

  • Tyrael: Well met, Nephalem! It is good to fight by your side once again.
  • Johanna: And yours, Tyrael.

Emoji Uther Pack 1 Uther Happy.png


  • Uther: I'll assume this 'crusader' I've read so much about... is you.
  • Johanna: Yes, me. You know, no one will judge you if you can't keep up, paladin. You're simply outclassed.

Emoji Whitemane Pack 1 Whitemane ROFL.png


  • Whitemane: My crusade is now your crusade.
  • Johanna: Yeah... that's not how this works.

Emoji Johanna Pack 1 Johanna Happy.png


  • Johanna: Are you ready for the battle to come?
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Be ready, friend.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: I am always ready.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: The Crusade brought me here.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Always.
Emoji Johanna Pack 1 Johanna ROFL.png



  • Johanna: Now that we are together, do you think our enemy has any chance at all?
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Always good to fight alongside allies I can believe in!
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Ah, so it's you! That'll make things easier.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Let's do some good out there, shall we?
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Together again.. ha! We'll be unstoppable.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Now that, I can accommodate.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: As Akarat wills, friend.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: I shall be your shield.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: We'll do this together!
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Akarat is with us.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Then let's get started.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Certainly.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: I almost pity our enemy.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: This shouldn't take long.
Emoji Johanna Pack 1 Johanna Meh.png



  • Johanna: Do you really think you're worthy to fight by my side?
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Your kind of evil should not be allowed to roam freely.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Another temporary alliance, I see.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: You live on borrowed time, miscreant.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: We're allies for now. Let us focus on our true foes.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: It is unwise to provoke a Crusader.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: I'm sorry, what?
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: (sighs)
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: I'd much prefer fighting against you than with you.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: The world would be a lot better of without you.
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Is it too late to request new allies?
  • Hero: <hero dependent>
  • Johanna: Certainly not dignifying that with a response.


Hero Quote Audio Background
vs. Angel hero Back to the Heavens with you.
vs. The Butcher The spirits of the dead are now avenged.
vs. Deckard Cain Sorry, old friend. And perhaps you should talk less.
vs. Demon hero You cannot hide from me in this realm, demon.
vs. Diablo How many times is that, Diablo? I always lose count.
vs. Diablo II hero Your times has passed, hero.
vs. Imperius This was a long time coming, windbag.
vs. Leoric Go back to your dungeon, Leoric.
vs. Mephisto Weren't you supposed to be the clever one?
vs. Nephalem My apologies, Nephalem.
vs. Tyrael It is the age of the Nephalem, old friend.
vs. Uther Paladins. Hah!
vs. Whitemane That's one less fanatic.
vs. hero with kill streak That's enough of that!
Generic Akarat have mercy on you, for I will not!
The Crusade comes for you.
At least you tried.
Until next time.
Bad luck for you, friend.


Quotes marked "Click-Quotes" are triggered when the player repeatedly clicks on the hero with the Left mouse button.

Quote Audio Background
Yes? What do you need?
Why are you clicking on me, and not on my enemies or loot? What kind of game is this?
Jokes? You're expecting jokes? Fine, I believe I can accommodate.
A crusader, a paladin and a templar walk into a tavern. And then they all have a drink. (laughs) ...no?
...well not everyone appreciates crusader humor.
Someday I will cleanse the Zakarum faith and our crusade will end. What'll I do then, I wonder? Well I'm sure there'll be something that needs a good smiting!
This "Nexus" looks strange to my eyes. Something about how the light hits everything...
The most important thing about wearing heavy armor, is to never think about how much it itches... (groans) Oh, that's going to get annoying...
Oh, Akarat, bless this, thy holy flail that with it, thou mayest smite thine enemies into tiny, tiny, unfathomably tiny bits. In thy mercy. Let it be so.
I bear my Master's name, as her master did before her. Someday my apprentice will bear mine, and she will find an apprentice to bear it after her. We all have the same name, that's what I'm getting at.
Our order is made up of a many different people with varied and unique backgrounds. We're actually quite a Motley crusade.
Some fellow mistook me for a templar yesterday. I asked him, "Have you ever heard me shout 'Glorious!'?" He answered "I have now." He was a witty fellow, shame he's dead now.
Click me one more time and by Akarat, I'll cut off your finger. Or whatever else you use to work that little mouse.


Command Quote Audio Background
Move Yes.
Very well.
Over here?
Akarat wills it.
Of course.
Seems right.
Why not?
The Crusade calls.
I go.
Attack Cower before Zakarum!
By the Light!
Like chaff before the wind!
By the Light be damned!
The Crusade marches on.
Burn in the Light!
Make your peace quickly!
Not Enough


Not enough mana.
My mana is low.
I require more mana.


Ping Quote Audio Background
Assist icon.png


Ally Our ally needs help!
Self I require your aid!
I could use your assistance!
Def icon.png


Defend here!
Structure Defend this structure.
Let us protect this structure!
Fort Hold the line at this fort.
Core Make our stand at the core!
Watchtower Defend this watchtower.
Ally We must defend our ally!
Our friend must not fall!
Danger icon.png


Be cautious.
Danger is close.
Omw icon.png

On My Way

On my way!
I am coming.
Attack We should attack here.
Watchtower Claim that watchtower.
Mercenaries Let's befriend these mercenaries.
Fort Let us storm this fort!
Core To the enemy core! The time is now!
Destroy Structure Defend this structure.
Let us protect this structure!
Enemy We must defend our ally!
Our friend must not fall!
Enemy That hero must be taken out -- and soon.
Missing An enemy is missing.
Watch out, one of our enemies has disappeared.
Retreat Fall back!
Objective Capture We should capture this.
Let us drive them away from this.
Collect We should gather these.
Let us collect these quickly!
Transport We should not leave this lying about.
We must get this moving.
Turn In Let us turn these in.
We should turn these in now.


Quotes in this section trigger when the player is in the Collection tab.

Use Quote Audio Background
Viewed in shop Locked Greetings, friend.
Owned An old friend returns.
Waiting Locked You consider your actions before committing. Very wise.
You're a thoughtful sort.
Owned The crusade calls us, my friend.
Ah... There is a certain beauty in the stillness. Let's kill it.
Purchased You chose wisely.


Use Quote Audio Background
Lock-in The Crusade calls.
Try Mode Yes, let's give it a try, shall we?
You wish to join the Crusade?

(Successfully capturing a merc camp or objective)

We did it!
A great victory. But we're not done yet!
Complimenting a Kill Nicely done.
I am impressed.
A good hit.
Near Low-Health Ally Friend, you need healing!
Consider a visit to the healing fountain.
Healed That feels much better.
My wounds heal.
Thank you, my friend.
Hearthing I must retreat, friend.
I will be back. Count on it!
Respawn I return.
Back in the fight.
I should get an apprentice soon.
Resurrected You have my gratitude, friend.
My thanks.
Taunting If your side has any real heroes, please, send them my way.
You would not last long on the Crusade.
My apprentice could take you.. and I don't even have one.
Talent chosen Nice choice.
I grow stronger in the Light.
As it should be.
I think so, yes!
Worth It

(Getting a kill

after getting killed)

That worked out in the end.
Akarat smiles.
Comeback Soon we will surpass our enemies. Fight on!
Team wiped I've come back from worse. Do not lose hope.


Ability Quote Audio Background
Falling Sword Icon.png

Falling Sword

Let the Heavens' wrath fall!
Blessed Shield Icon.png

Blessed Shield

Faith is my shield!
You go no further!
Here, catch!
This stops here!


Event Quote Audio Background
Start of a Match Players spawning The crusade calls, hero. Ready yourself.
Players spawning (playing as the same hero) Another crusader! It's been a while since I've journeyed with a sister of Zakarum.
You seem alarmingly familiar... Have we crossed paths before? Oh, in a tavern perhaps!
I see the side-cut is still popular among crusaders. I started that.
countdown The battle begins in...
Ten seconds.
Battle begins Let the battle begin!
March to victory!
For Zakarum!
Talents Unlocked Choose a talent, friend.
Choose a talent.
You may choose a talent.
Player Abandons Someone has abandoned the fight.
Player Rejoins Welcome back, hero.
Player Kills Enemy slain.
Another foe crushed by the crusade.
Now that was a fight!
A well deserved win.
Don't let it get to your head.
Well done, onto the next.
Rather enjoyed that.
Double Kill Double kill.
Triple Kill Triple kill.
Quadruple Kill Quad kill.
Mega Kill Mega kill.
First Blood First blood.
Player Deaths You have been slain, my friend.
The Light does not abandon its warriors so easily.
The crusade will carry on.
An excellent fight. Pick yourself up and we'll go again.
Do not lose hope. Not when there's so much more glory to be had.
Death on a Killing Spree Bad luck, friend. Your killing spree is over.
Your killing spree has ended.
Ally Death on a Killing Spree Your ally's killing spree is now over.
Enemy Team Wiped Enemy team dominated.
Killing Spree tier 1
(5 takedowns)
Killing spree.
tier 2
(10 takedowns)
tier 3
(15 takedowns)
tier 4
(20 takedowns)
Hero of the Storm!
Enemy Fort Destroyed Fort destroyed.
Ha! Fort demolished.
They'll certainly miss that fort.
That looked fun.
Fort downed!
Enemy Keep Destroyed Keep destroyed.
Well done, keep annihilated.
A keep has fallen before us!
Own Fort Lost Fort lost.
The enemy has taken a fort.
A fort has fallen before the enemy.
We've just lost a fort!
One of our forts has fallen.
Own Keep Lost We've lost a keep.
Our keep lies in ruins.
The enemy has taken a keep!
Core Is Under Attack Your core has come under attack.
The enemy is at your core!
Victory Victory!
Gloriously fought.
Now that was a tale for the ages!
Defeat Defeat.
The crusade continues on.
You fought with courage, friend.



The following quotes are skin-specific lines only heard when using the Warsong skin for Johanna.

Hero Quotes
Bruisers Bruiser

ArtanisChenD.VaDeathwingDehakaGazloweHoggerImperius (Demonic) • Leoric (Space Lord) • MalthaelRagnarosRexxarSonyaThrallVarianXulYrel

Healers Healer

AlexstraszaAnaAnduinAurielBrightwing (Flying Monkey) • DeckardKharazimLi LiLt. MoralesLúcioMalfurionRehgarStukovUtherTyrandeWhitemane

Melee Assassins Melee Assassin

AlarakThe ButcherIllidanKerrigan (Queen of Ghosts) • MaievMurkyQhiraSamuro (Monkey King) • ValeeraZeratul

Ranged Assassins Ranged Assassin

Azmodan (Azmodunk) • CassiaChromieFalstadGreymaneFenixGallGenjiGul'danHanzoJaina (DreadlordTheramore) • Junkrat (Sapper) • Kael'thasKel'ThuzadLi-MingLunaraMephistoNazeeboNovaOrpheaProbiusRaynorSgt. HammerSylvanasTassadar (Mecha) • TracerTychus (Infested) • VallaZagaraZul'jin

Support Support

AbathurThe Lost VikingsMedivhZarya

Tanks Tank

Anub'arakArthasBlazeChoDiablo (LurkabloPrime Evil) • E.T.C.GarroshJohanna (Warsong) • Mal'GanisMeiMuradin (Maraudin') • StitchesTyrael (Mecha)

Announcer Quotes
Warcraft Warcraft

AlexstraszaAnub'arakAnduinArthasBrightwingDeathwingDrek'TharE.T.C.FalstadGarroshGazloweHeadless HorsemanIllidanJainaKel'ThuzadLi LiMaievMalfurionMal'GanisMuradinMurkyRehgarStitchesVanndar StormpikeWhitemaneYrel

StarCraft StarCraft

AbathurAdjutantAlarakBlazeDr. CookFenixMira HanSgt. HammerTassadarTychusZeratul

Diablo Diablo (franchise)

BelethThe ButcherDeckardDiabloIlarianImperiusJohannaMephistoNazeeboSonyaTyraelValla

Overwatch Overwatch

AthenaD.VaGenjiHanzoJunkratKatya VolskayaMei

Nexus Heroes of the Storm

Arena AnnouncerBlackheartCommodore FordEl GuapoGrave KeeperKaKevin "cloaken" JohnsonLady of ThornsMC TombstoneNeithisOrpheaQhiraQueen NightshadeMecha TyraelRaven LordThe Kid