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Active Skills[]

Active skills can be placed as hot keys.

Below is a list of guardian's active skills.

Icon Skill Type Level

Learned

Casting Description Other effects Link Skills
Justice Slash
Justice Slash Attack (Combo) 1 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 0.3 sec

Strikes the enemy with quick slashes. Can be used twice in a row.
Binding Summons
Binding Summons Debuff 1 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 10 sec

Lassoes the target with a sacred chain and pulls them to you.

Hostile targets will be pulled to your position and focus their attacks on you for 3 seconds.

Friendly targets will gain 50% increased move speed and 20% decreased threat for 5 seconds.

Level 12: Gives you the Royal Authority buff to increase attack by 20%.

Shield Smite
Shield Smite Attack 1 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 6 sec

Slam your shield into an enemy to shut down their attack.

Level 3: Activates this skill after Safeguard to increase skill attack power by 30% and decrease cooldown by 30%.

Level 15: Activates this skill after Hakain's Grasp to deal damage to 5 enemies 2m ahead of you and greatly increase your threat level.

Critical hits destabilize the enemy.
Prevailing Blow
Prevailing Blow

Required: Lv 13

Skill Bonus: Decreases defense by 5%

Safeguard
Safeguard Defense 3 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 10 sec

Defends against all nearby attacks for 2 seconds.

Any enemy that attacks you will be dazed for 3 seconds.

Once you learn Absorbing Shield, this skill will restore 1% of your max mana after a successful defense

Weapon Toss
Weapon Toss Attack 3 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 15 sec

Decreases Move Speed by 50% for 3 sec.

Throws a weapon at a distant target, pushing them back.

Rising Truth
Rising Truth Attack 5 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 6 sec

Cleaves the enemy with a powerful uppercut.

Activate this skill after a successful Safeguard block to gain a 200% increase to basic attack damage, decrease cooldowns by 20%, and greatly increase your threat level.

Activate this skill after Hakain's Grasp to deal damage to all enemies 2m ahead of you.

Dominant Virtue
Dominant Virtue

Required: Lv 10

Skill Bonus: Increases attack by 10% for 10 seconds after final hit.

Kick
Kick Attack (Combo) 8 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 7 sec

Kicks the target with a 50% chance to launch and follows up with a shield strike.

Activate the skill again after the first kick to perform a shield strike.

Level 15: Activates this skill after Hakain's Grasp to deal damage to all enemies 2m ahead of you.

Dominant Virtue
Dominant Virtue Attack (Combo) 10 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 6 sec

Overwhelms the target with a sudden flurry of attacks.

Can be activated up to 6 times for consecutive attacks.

Using the skill on a stunned target to decrease their defense by 5% for 15 seconds. Stacks up to 5 times.

Level 15: Activate this skill after Hakain's Grasp to deal damage to all enemies 2m ahead of you.

Sentencing Blow
Sentencing Blow

Required: Lv 23

Skill Bonus: Decreases defense by 5%

Liberty Arc
Liberty Arc Attack 13 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 45 sec

Swings your shield in a large arc to push back multiple enemies.

Level 15: Activate this skill after Hakain's Grasp to trigger an area stun attack.

Critical hits destabilize the enemy
Justice Force
Justice Force

Required: Lv 20

Skill Bonus: Decreases defense by 5%

Prevailing Blow
Prevailing Blow Attack 13 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 12 sec

Swiftly suppresses the target and pushes them back.

Level 3: Activate this skill after a successful Safeguard block to deal 200% of basic attack damage, decreases cooldowns by 30%, and greatly increase your threat level.

Level 15: Activate this skill after Hakain's Grasp to deal damage to all enemies 2m ahead of you.

Hakain's Grasp
Hakain's Grasp Attack 15 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 10 sec

Effects: Afflicts Stun for 1 sec.

Calls on the glory of Hakain to pull enemies around you and make yourself stronger.
Pulls all enemies within 7m to face you for 3 seconds. Enemies within 2m take damage.
Increases defense by 30% for 3 seconds and activates Royal Authority.

Sentinel Smash
Sentinel Smash Attack 15 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 10 sec

Bludgeons the enemy with your shield to draw attention and stun.

Strikes and stuns enemies within 4m to increase your threat level.
Can only be used after Hakain's Grasp.

Critical hits destabilize the enemy.
Pledge of Duty
Pledge of Duty Buff 18 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 10 sec

Effects:

Physical Defense increased by 15.00%.
Health increased by 5.00%.

Honors the dedication of Hakain.
Buffs party members within 30m to increase defense by 15% and max health by 5%.

Bonds of Law
Bonds of Law Attack 18 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 10 sec

Chains your target up to decrease movement and increase your threat level.

Activate this skill after Hakain's Grasp to cast Bonds of Law on all enemies 2m ahead of you.

Justice Force
Justice Force Attack (Combo) 20 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 20 sec

Blasts a ranged enemy with pent up justice.

Can be used twice in a row.

Binding Summons
Binding Summons

Skill Bonus: Decreases defense by 5%

Pledge of Brilliance
Pledge of Brilliance Buff 23 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 10 sec

Effects:

Magic Attack increased by 15.00%.
Magical Critical Rate increased by 2.00%.
Cast Time decreased by 5%.
Honors the intellect of Hakain.
Buffs party members within 30m to increase magic attack by 15%, increases magic critical rate by 2%, and decreases cast time by 5%.

Sentencing Blow
Sentencing Blow Attack 23 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 30 sec

Effects:

Decreases Physical Defense by 15.00% for 10 sec.

Deals significant damage to the target with a sharp attack.

Activate this skill after a successful Safeguard block to gain a 150% increase to basic attack damage, decreases cooldowns by 30%, and greatly increases your threat level.

Activate this skill after Hakain's Grasp to deal damage to all enemies 2m ahead of you.

Hakain's Hammer
Hakain's Hammer

Required: Lv 27

Skill Bonus: Knock's down an enemy for 2 seconds.

Pledge of Power
Pledge of Power Buff 25 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 10 sec

Effects:

Physical Attack increased by 15.00%.
Move Speed increased by 5%
Physical Critical Rate increased by 2.00%.
Honors the power of Hakain.
Buffs party members within 30m to increase physical attack by 15%, move speed by 5%, and physical critical rate by 2%.

Endless Repose
Endless Repose Attack 25 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 30 sec

Composes you when you are caught off guard to launch a counterattack.

Use when knocked down to counterattack.

Hakain's Hammer
Hakain's Hammer Attack 27 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 20 sec

Summon forth Hakain's hammer to cripple the enemy.

Having a pledge active will grant extra benefits.
Pledge of Power: Gain health for each strike.
Pledge of Brilliance: The enemy will be stunned for 5 seconds.
Pledge of Duty: The enemy loses 10% physical defense for 20 seconds.

Swift Justice
Swift Justice Attack (Combo) 30 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 30 sec

Slash with the speed of justice. Can be performed 5 times in a row.

Damage increases with consecutive hits.

2nd Hit: 50 bonus damage
3rd Hit: 100 bonus damage
4th Hit: 150 bonus damage
5th Hit: 200 bonus damage, bonus knock down, and debuffs enemy physical defense by 30% for 10 seconds.

The 5th hit knocks the target down and reduces physical defense by 30% for 10 seconds.

Final Verdict
Final Verdict

Required: Lv 55

Skill Bonus: Increases threat level by an additional 20%.

Shield of Truth
Shield of Truth Buff 35 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 15 min

Effects:

Increases Magic Defense by 2000.00% for 10 sec.
Increases Physical Defense by 2000.00% for 10 sec.
Increases Critical Damage Defense by 300 for 10 sec.
Decreases Move Speed by 70% for 10 sec.

Summons a heavy shield to protect yourself.

Increases physical and magic defense by 2,000% and critical damage defense by 300 for 10 seconds. Decreases move speed by 70%.

Hostile targets will attack you for 10 seconds.

This skill can only be obtained from a skill book.

Rampart Charge
Rampart Charge Attack 35 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 45 sec

Barrels forward with your shield held high.

This skill can be modified based on your equipped talent.

Noble Onslaught
Noble Onslaught Attack (Combo) 40 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 1 min

Instantly lashes the sword like a storm to attack enemies within 1.5m.

Can be used up to 6 times for consecutive hits.

This skill can be modified based on your equipped talent.

Ringing Shield
Ringing Shield Attack (Combo) 45 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 30 sec

Attacks with a short shunt of the shield and a kick to dominate the enemy.

This skill can be modified based on your equipped talent.

Execution Warrant
Execution Warrant Attack 50 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 30 sec

Singles an enemy out as a threat to the kingdom, greatly increasing your threat level and damage output, and decreasing the attack of all enemies near the target.

This skill can be modified based on your equipped talent.

Final Verdict
Final Verdict Attack 55 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 30 sec

Summons a sacred shield to pass your final verdict on an enemy.

Greatly increases threat level if the target is hostile. Stuns them for 5 seconds.

Activate this skill after the 5th hit of Swift Justice to decrease the threat level of all allies within 4m by 10%

Moment of Courage
Moment of Courage Attack 65 Cast time: Channeled 5 sec

Cooldown: 3 min

With the strength of a hundred soldiers, you compose yourself in a moment of courage.

Draws all enemies within a 7m radius from the caster and causes a Shield Explosion in the area 3 times.

Shield Explosion: Reduces the Move Speed by of anyone affected by 100% for 3 seconds.
Caster is invincible while the skill is channeling.

Casting Guardian's Wrath right after Moment of Courage will allow you to deal 100% additional damage and stun enemies hit for 10 seconds.

Guardian's Wrath
Guardian's Wrath

Required: Lv 65

Additional Effects: Stuns enemies affected for 10 seconds and deals 100% additional damage.

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[Ancient] Commanding Virtue Attack (Combo) This skill can be learned through Weapon Awakening Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 25 sec

Cost: 500 Mana

Range: Melee

Effect: 1235 Damage


Overwhelms the target with a sudden flurry of attacks enhanced by an ancient's power that can be cast up to 6 times for consecutive attacks.

- Deals 15% additional damage to nerby enemies.


- Guardian's Blessing is activated after the 6th attack that grants increased overall defense by 10% and threat by 70% for 10 seconds.

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[Transformation] Evolutionary Awakening Buff 70 Cast time: Instant

Cooldown: 35 sec

Cost: 360 Evolution Awakening Gauge

Range: Melee

Effect: Health increases by 50.00%.


Transform yourself with the ability you inherited from Velzera.


- Transformation will leave you invincible for 3 seconds.

- Immediately recovers 50% of your HP upon transformation.

- [Evolutionary Awakening] will be activated over the duration of the transformation.

- [Evolutionary Awakening]: Increased Resistence, Maximum HP, Overall Attack, Overall Defense, and Evasion.


[Combo skills are enabled during transformation].


- Unstoppable Force (10 Hits): Brandish your blade and charge your target to follow-up with a flurry of attacks. (Can be increased up to Lv. 5).

The amount of damage dealt varies depending on the level of Unstoppable Force and can be leveled up through the use of Velzera's Path to True Awakening.


- [Velzera's Ferocity] is activated on the last hit of the combo skill. [Velzera's Ferocity]: Increased Overall Attack, Overall Defense, and Bleeding Defense. (Can be increased up to Lv. 5).

The level of Unstoppable Force increses the level of Velzera's Ferocity that can be leveled up through the use of Velzera's Path to True Awakening.

- The cooldown of [Unstoppable Force] is reduced everytime it reaches the final blow, HP is immediately recovered, and the afflicted target is stunned.

The effect increases with the level of Unstoppable Force and can be leveled up through the use of Velzera's Path to True Awakening.

Passive Skills[]

Passives skills can not be placed as hot keys, there effects are automatic.

Below is a list of guardian's passive skills.


Icon Skill Level

Learned

Description Other Info
Unquestionable
Unquestionable 3 Using Shield Smite or Liberty Arc on a dazed target will stun them
Shutdown
Shutdown 8 Use Rising Truth on a stunned enemy to knock them down
Royal Authority
Royal Authority 12 The will of the kingdom flows through your veins.

Activates automatically after using Hakain's Grasp or Binding Summons.

Temporarily increases attack by 20%

Rend Armor
Rend Armor 13 Using Dominant Virtue on a stunned enemy will decrease their defense. Stacks up to 5 times.
Staggering Will
Staggering Will 13 Using Binding Summons or Hakain's Grasp will daze the target.
Notched Shield
Notched Shield 18 Notches in your shield dull the enemy's weapons when you block their attacks with your shield.

Decreases the target's physical attack by 30%.

Absorbing Shield
Absorbing Shield 25 Your dedication to Hakain gives you strength under duress.

Restores 1% mana after successful Safeguard.

Physical Superiority
Physical Superiority 33 Your endless training has made you stronger than the rest.

Increases max health by 400.

This skill can only be obtained from a skill book.
Solid Armor
Solid Armor 38 Effects:

Physical Defense increased by 20.00%
Magic Defense increased by 20.00%

A true guardian knows the value of good fitted armor.

Increases physical and magic defense by 20% when moving.

This skill can only be obtained from a skill book.
Pride and Glory
Pride and Glory 41 Guardian: Passively enhances strength and constitution. This skill can only be obtained from a skill book.
Flawless Conditioning
Flawless Condtioning 43 Your endless commitment to perfection has made you healthier.

Increases max health by 10%.

This skill can only be obtained from a skill book.
Righteous Shield
Righteous Shield 48 Enhances the power of your shield.

A successful Safeguard will deal damage to enemies within 2.5m.

0.3% chance to decreases enemy health by 0.1%

Commanding Presence
Commanding Presence 53 Your very presence turns the enemy's gaze toward you.

Greatly improves the threat level gain for the following skills:
Shield Smite
Prevailing Blow
Sentinel Smash
Liberty Arc

This skill can only be obtained from a skill book.
Soul of the Blade
Soul of the Blade 58 Unleashes the guardian's hidden power, kindling the unknown powers within their sword.

Successful Noble Onslaught hit after Dominant Virtue will trigger Awakened Blade.

Awakened Blade: Increases physical attack and threat generation by 20% for 30 seconds.

This skill can only be obtained from a Soul of the Blade Potion.
Primal Bastion
Primal Bastion 62 Draws the primal bastion to empower the body, mind and spirit.

- Overall Defense increased by 5%.

This skill can be enhanced up to 15% by using Guardian Book of the Primal Bastion.
Primal Endurance
Primal Endurance 66 Taps into the primal endurance of the Guardians of the past.

Using Sentencing Blow right after Dominant Virtue reduces Cooldown Time of Shield of Truth by 4%.

Protector of Hakanas
Protector of Hakanas 67 The following skills deal 20% additional damage:

- Justice Slash
- Kick
- Shield Smite

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