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Legendary Dragon Stance

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Legendary Dragon Stance.png

Legendary Dragon Stance

Profession
Revenant tango icon 20px.png Revenant (skill list)
Specialization
Herald tango icon 20px.png Herald
Slot
Profession mechanic
Type
Legend
Game link
External links
API

Invoke the power of the legendary dragon Glint.


— In-game description [?]

The image of Glint shown when activating the stance

All skills in the Legendary Dragon Stance have two parts. The first half of the skill is an upkeep skill which drains resources. The second half of each skill blasts the facet to release the energy.

Skills[edit]

Skill Underwater.png Hero point.png Activation.png Energy / upkeep Tango-recharge-darker.png Description

Healing

Facet of Light.png
 Facet of Light
Not available underwater.png 20 0.25¼ -1 Place the Facet of Light on yourself to grant nearby allies regeneration every few seconds.
Redirect Arrow.png
Infuse Light.png
 Infuse Light
Not available underwater.png 30 Consume facet of light to heal yourself and invert all incoming strikes to healing for a short duration.

Utility

Facet of Darkness.png
 Facet of Darkness
Not available underwater.png 20 -2 Place the Facet of Darkness on yourself to grant nearby allies fury every few seconds.
Redirect Arrow.png
Gaze of Darkness.png
 Gaze of Darkness
Not available underwater.png 20 Consume Facet of Darkness to reveal the area around you, pulling foes out of stealth and blinding them.
Facet of Elements.png
 Facet of Elements
Not available underwater.png 20 -1 Place the Facet of Elements on yourself to grant nearby allies swiftness every few seconds.
Redirect Arrow.png
Elemental Blast.png
 Elemental Blast
Not available underwater.png 0.25¼ 15 Consume Facet of Elements to cover the target area in magical dragon breath.
Facet of Strength.png
 Facet of Strength
Not available underwater.png 20 -2 Place the Facet of Strength on yourself to grant nearby allies might every few seconds.
Redirect Arrow.png
Burst of Strength.png
 Burst of Strength
Not available underwater.png 1 15 Consume Facet of Strength damaging nearby foes and causing vulnerability. Facet of Strength will be disabled while this skill is on recharge.

Elite

Facet of Chaos.png
 Facet of Chaos
Not available underwater.png 20 -5 Place the Facet of Chaos on yourself to grant nearby allies protection every few seconds.
Redirect Arrow.png
Chaotic Release.png
 Chaotic Release
Not available underwater.png 10.25¼ 45 Consume Facet of Chaos releasing chaotic winds damaging and knocking back foes while granting superspeed to allies. Facet of Chaos will be disabled while this skill is recharging.

Related traits[edit]

Dialogue[edit]

Upon activating Dragon Stance
Glint: It has been too long, allow me to act!
Glint: Our moment has finally come!

Idle conversations[edit]

Glint: Everything has unfolded as I knew it would.
<Character name>: Yes, well...sadly, the world remains a dangerous place. (asura)
<Character name>: You keep me alive, I'll keep making a difference. (charr)
<Character name>: Sadly, the world remains a dangerous place. (human, norn, or sylvari)

Notes[edit]

  • Facets are similar in design to signets of other classes, having a passive (upkeep) and active (blast) effects, as well as similar icon artwork.
  • In order to display the status of Herald skills, whenever any of the skills is in aura mode, a dragon sigil appears underneath the character, displaying all 6 possible aura skills with the active ones highlighted. This information is visible to other players as well as the Revenant.
  • Applies the Legendary Dragon Stance.png Legendary Dragon Stance effect.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
November 17, 2015
  • Fixed an issue causing upkeep skills to not end immediately when invoking another legend.
October 29, 2015
  • Fixed a bug so that active facets, besides Facet of Nature, will now immediately be removed when the player invokes another legend.
October 23, 2015 Heart of Thorns release:
  • Legendary Dragon Stance has been added to the game.

Trivia[edit]

  • All of the Legendary Dragon category skills, including the Herald profession mechanic Facet of Nature, are named after bosses found in Glint's Lair.
  • While any of the Facets is active, an arrangement of a Guild Wars music theme called 'Crystal Oasis' will subtly and intermittently play in the background. The more facets are active, the clearer and less intermittent the song is. This sound is affected by the player instrument slider.