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Two-Handed Weapon Skills


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It should be noted that values shown below reflect the ability and/or morph once it is fully trained which sometimes differs from earlier costs, durations, or damage values. All costs and damage values shown below are without attribute points placed, without equipment, without passive skills and without champion points so it's easier to compare skills without concern for gear/build differences.

Remember that if a skill costs Magicka, it scales with your maximum Magicka while if a skill costs Stamina, it scales with your maximum Stamina. Synergies and Ultimate abilities scale based on your Magicka or Stamina, whichever is greater.




Weapon Skills: Two-Handed

Required Skill Level Skill Name Benefit Cost
2 Uppercut
(range: 7 meters)
Slam an enemy with an upward swing for 1191 Physical Damage after a 1 second cast time. 3240 Stamina
Morph Option 1 Dizzying Swing Also stuns for 3.5 seconds and knocks them back 4 meters. 3240 Stamina
Morph Option 2 Wrecking Blow Also gain Major Empower (boost next attack's damage by 20%) for 5 seconds. 3240 Stamina
4 Critical Charge
(range: 22 meters)
Jump up to 22 meters, dealing 556 495? Physical Damage in an attack that is always a Critical Strike. 3780 Stamina
Morph Option 1 Stampede Also reduces the target's Movement Speed by 60% for 8 4 seconds. 3780 Stamina
Morph Option 2 Critical Rush Deals up to 68% 40% more damage based on the distance traveled. 3780 Stamina
5 Forceful Light & Heavy attacks damage up to 3 other nearby enemies for 25% of the damage dealt to the primary target. Passive
10 Heavy Weapons A battle-axe grants a 8% chance to bleed 978 Physical Damage over 6 seconds, a greatsword increases all damage done by 3%, and a maul bypasses 10% of the target's Physical Resistance. Passive
14 Cleave
(radius: 7 meters)
Deal 412 Physical Damage to enemies in a cone in front of you and causing them to bleed for an additional 730 Physical Damage over 10 seconds. 3240 Stamina
Morph Option 1 Carve Also grants Minor Heroism (gain 1 Ultimate every 1.5 seconds) for 9 seconds. 3240 Stamina
Morph Option 2 Brawler Also grants a damage shield that absorbs 289 damage for 8 seconds, each enemy hit increases the shield's strength by 100%. 3240 Stamina
17 Balanced Blade Reduces the cost of Two-Handed abilities by 7%. Passive
20 Reverse Slash
(range: 5 meters)
Instantly deal 409 Physical Damage and up to 300% more to enemies with less than 50% Health. 2160 Stamina
Morph Option 1 Reverse Slice Other enemies within 5 meters suffer 65% of the damage to the primary target. 2160 Stamina
Morph Option 2 Executioner Deals 350% more damage to enemies under 50% Health. 2160 Stamina
25 Heavy Weapons II A battle-axe grants a 16% chance to bleed 978 Physical Damage over 6 seconds, a greatsword increases all damage done by 5%, and a maul bypasses 20% of the target's Physical Resistance. Passive
28 Balanced Blade II Reduces the cost of Two-Handed abilities by 15%. Passive
30 Follow Up Successful Heavy Attacks increase the damage of the next attack by 5% for 7 seconds. Passive
34 Forceful II Light & Heavy attacks damage up to 3 other nearby enemies for 50% of damage dealt to the primary target. Passive
38 Momentum Gain Major Brutality (increase Weapon Damage by 20%) and heal 119 Health every 2 seconds, both for 33 seconds. 4051 Stamina
Morph Option 1 Forward Momentum Also grants immunity to snares & immobilizations for 8 seconds and removes snares or immobilization effects already upon you. In addition, the cost is reduced. 2971 Stamina
Morph Option 2 Rally When it expires, heal an additional 184 Health (increased by up to 564% in proportion to length of time Rally was active) 4051 Stamina
41 Battle Rush Increase Stamina Recovery by 15% for 10 seconds after killing a target while a Two-Handed weapon is equipped. Passive
46 Follow Up II Successful Heavy Attacks increase the damage of the next attack by 10% for 7 seconds. Passive
50 Battle Rush II Increase Stamina Recovery by 30% for 10 seconds after killing a target while a Two-Handed weapon is equipped Passive
50 Berserker Strike
(range: 5 meters)
Strike for 1434 Physical Damage that bypasses the target's Physical Resistance and grants you Physical & Spell Resistance equal to the amount ignored for 8 seconds. 150 Ultimate
Morph Option 1 Onslaught Additionally, killing an enemy with this ability immediately refunds the Ultimate cost. 150 Ultimate
Morph Option 2 Berserker Rage Additionally, become immune to all disabling, snare, and immobilization effects for the duration. 150 Ultimate


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