The wind dancer is the alternate upgrade of the blade dancer, the second-level creature of the Sylvan town, in Heroes of Might and Magic V: Tribes of the East.

These warriors have been schooled by Irollan's finest swordsmen. They move with a great agility, akin to feathers in the breeze. In battle, the Wind Dancers' swordsmanship is so fast and purposeful that their blade resembles a leaf caught up in a whirlwind, and few are those who can survive the silvery thrust of their weapons.OffBck

It has better stats than the war dancer, but the main difference is that the war dancer's ability lets it damage more enemies, while the wind dancer gets an increase in defense, making it a less aggressive unit.


Agility - Up to the next turn, this creature gains a +2 Defense bonus for every tile it walks.

Heroes V Sylvan creatures
Basic creatures
Pixie · Blade dancer · Hunter · Druid · Unicorn · Treant · Green dragon
Upgraded creatures
Sprite · War dancer · Master hunter · Druid elder · Silver unicorn · Ancient treant · Emerald dragon
Alternate upgrades
Dryad · Wind dancer · Arcane archer · High druid · Pristine unicorn · Savage treant · Crystal dragon