Hounds of Balthazar

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the human elite skill. For the hostile NPC, see Hound of Balthazar.
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Hounds of Balthazar

Not available underwater  1 Activation time  240 Recharge time  

Common Common
Human tango icon 20px.png Human (skill list)
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Summon two Hounds of Balthazar to fight at your side.

 Duration.png Duration: 30s

— In-game description [?]


At level 80: ~10 000 health and ~2000 armor.

  • Bite - Basic attack. Inflicts burning for 1 second and deals ~450-500 damage.
  • Fiery Leap - Leaps to target foe. Deals ~1800-2000 area damage. Counts as a leap finisher.


  • Despite the fact that they can't be summoned underwater, if the hounds are summoned before entering water, they will follow the player even after diving, but they won't attack while in the water.
  • When this skill is used your character will shout, "Balthazar, give me strength!"


Gwwlogo.png The Guild Wars Wiki has an article on Hound of Balthazar.
  • The human god Balthazar is accompanied by two war hounds, Temar and Tegon, and the god is often depicted with the pair at his feet.


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