List of thief traits

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This is a list of thief traits.

Deadly Arts.png Deadly Arts[edit]

Tier Name Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Minor Adept Serpent's Touch.png Serpent's Touch Stealing inflicts poison. While in the downed state, your attacks apply poison.
Major Adept Dagger Training.png Dagger Training Dagger attacks have a chance to poison enemies.
Major Adept Mug.png Mug Deal damage and gain life when stealing. This attack cannot critically hit enemies.
Major Adept Trappers Respite.png Trappers Respite 30 Drop a needle trap when you use a healing skill.
Minor Master Lotus Poison.png Lotus Poison 10 Weaken targets when you poison them.
Major Master Deadly Trapper.png Deadly Trapper Traps apply vulnerability to enemies and grant you might. Trap recharges are reduced.
Major Master Panic Strike.png Panic Strike 20 Striking a foe that is below the health threshold immobilizes them.
Major Master Revealed Training.png Revealed Training Gain extra power while you are revealed.
Minor Grandmaster Exposed Weakness.png Exposed Weakness Deal more damage if your target has a condition.
Major Grandmaster Executioner.png Executioner Deal extra damage when your target is below the health threshold.
Major Grandmaster Improvisation.png Improvisation You can use stolen items twice. One random skill category is immediately recharged when you steal.
Major Grandmaster Potent Poison.png Potent Poison Increased poison duration. Poison deals increased damage.

Critical Strikes.png Critical Strikes[edit]

Tier Name Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Minor Adept Keen Observer.png Keen Observer Critical-hit chance is increased while your health is above the threshold.
Major Adept Flawless Strike.png Flawless Strike Deal increased critical damage while your health is above the threshold.
Major Adept Side Strike.png Side Strike Gain bonus critical-hit chance when hitting a foe from behind or the side.
Major Adept Signets of Power.png Signets of Power Gain might when activating a signet. Signet recharge is reduced.
Minor Master Unrelenting Strikes.png Unrelenting Strikes 10 Gain fury when you strike an enemy whose health is below the threshold.
Major Master Ankle Shots.png Ankle Shots 8 Critical hits with pistols and harpoon guns have a chance to cripple foes. Pistol and harpoon attacks deal increased damage to crippled foes.
Major Master Practiced Tolerance.png Practiced Tolerance Gain ferocity based on your precision.
Major Master Sundering Strikes.png Sundering Strikes Critical hits have a chance to cause vulnerability.
Minor Grandmaster Ferocious Strikes.png Ferocious Strikes Gain increased critical damage against foes whose health is above the threshold.
Major Grandmaster Hidden Killer.png Hidden Killer Gain bonus critical-hit chance while in stealth.
Major Grandmaster Invigorating Precision.png Invigorating Precision You are healed for a percentage of outgoing critical hit damage.
Major Grandmaster No Quarter.png No Quarter 2 Landing a critical hit while under the effects of fury increases the duration of fury. Gain increased ferocity while under the effects of fury.

Shadow Arts.png Shadow Arts[edit]

Tier Name Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Minor Adept Merciful Ambush.png Merciful Ambush Stealth yourself and your target when reviving an ally. You revive allies faster.
Major Adept Concealed Defeat.png Concealed Defeat Create a smoke screen when downed. Deception abilities recharge faster.
Major Adept Last Refuge.png Last Refuge Use Blinding Powder when your health reaches a certain threshold.
Major Adept Shadow's Embrace.png Shadow's Embrace Remove conditions periodically while in stealth.
Minor Master Meld with Shadows.png Meld with Shadows Stealth skills last longer.
Major Master Hidden Thief.png Hidden Thief Stealing grants you stealth.
Major Master Leeching Venoms.png Leeching Venoms Gain might when activating a venom. Siphon life from your foe when triggering a venom. This can only occur once per strike.
Major Master Shadow Protector.png Shadow Protector When you grant stealth to an ally, they gain regeneration.
Minor Grandmaster Resilience of Shadows.png Resilience of Shadows Stealth effects that you apply reduce incoming attack damage.
Major Grandmaster Cloaked in Shadow.png Cloaked in Shadow Gaining stealth blinds nearby foes. Release a blinding powder when you take falling damage, and take less damage from falling.
Major Grandmaster Shadow's Rejuvenation.png Shadow's Rejuvenation Regenerate health and initiative while in stealth.
Major Grandmaster Venomous Aura.png Venomous Aura When you use a venom skill, you apply the effects to all nearby allies as well. Venom recharges are reduced.

Acrobatics.png Acrobatics[edit]

Tier Name Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Minor Adept Expeditious Dodger.png Expeditious Dodger Gain swiftness upon dodging.
Major Adept Fleet Shadow.png Fleet Shadow Move faster while in stealth.
Major Adept Pain Response.png Pain Response 20 Gain regeneration and remove conditions when struck while your health is below the threshold.
Major Adept Vigorous Recovery.png Vigorous Recovery Gain vigor when using a healing skill.
Minor Master Feline Grace.png Feline Grace 1 Gain vigor upon successfully evading an attack
Major Master Guarded Initiation.png Guarded Initiation 1 Remove conditions when striking an enemy while your health is above the threshold.
Major Master Hard to Catch.png Hard to Catch 30 Break stun and refill endurance when you are stunned, dazed, knocked back, pulled, knocked down, sink
, floated, launched, or inflicted with fear.
Major Master Swindler's Equilibrium.png Swindler's Equilibrium 1 Successfully evading an attack while wielding a sword or spear recharges steal by a static amount.
Minor Grandmaster Endless Stamina.png Endless Stamina The effects of vigor on you are enhanced.
Major Grandmaster Assassin's Reward.png Assassin's Reward Heal yourself whenever you use a skill that uses initiative. Heal yourself for each point of initiative spent.
Major Grandmaster Don't Stop.png Don't Stop 10 Cripple and chill applied to you have reduced effectiveness. Periodically ignore incoming immobilize effects, becoming crippled instead.
Major Grandmaster Upper Hand.png Upper Hand 3 Regain initiative when you evade an attack.

Trickery.png Trickery[edit]

Tier Name Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Minor Adept Kleptomaniac.png Kleptomaniac Stealing gives you initiative.
Major Adept Flanking Strikes.png Flanking Strikes Gain haste when attacking a foe from behind or from the side.
Major Adept Thrill of the Crime.png Thrill of the Crime When you Steal, you and all nearby allies gain fury, might, and swiftness for 10 seconds.
Major Adept Uncatchable.png Uncatchable Leave behind Caltrops when you dodge.
Minor Master Preparedness.png Preparedness Increases maximum initiative by 3.
Major Master Bountiful Theft.png Bountiful Theft Stealing grants you and all nearby allies vigor. You rip boons from your target and grant them to nearby allies.
Major Master Pressure Striking.png Pressure Striking Enemies you interrupt are inflicted with torment.
Major Master Trickster.png Trickster Reduces recharge on tricks. Tricks remove conditions.
Minor Grandmaster Lead Attacks.png Lead Attacks Increases damage per initiative. Steal recharges faster.
Major Grandmaster Bewildering Ambush.png Bewildering Ambush Stealing also applies confusion.
Major Grandmaster Quick Pockets.png Quick Pockets Gain initiative on swapping weapons while in combat.
Major Grandmaster Sleight of Hand.png Sleight of Hand Stealing also dazes the target. Reduces the recharge of Steal.

Daredevil.png Daredevil[edit]

Tier Name Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Minor Adept Enforcer Training.png Enforcer Training Gain access to the physical skill category and staff weapon type. Your maximum endurance threshold is increased.
Major Adept Brawler’s Tenacity.png Brawler’s Tenacity Gain endurance when you first activate a physical skill. Physical skills have reduced cooldowns.
Major Adept Evasive Empowerment.png Evasive Empowerment After dodging, your next attack deals bonus damage.
Major Adept Weakening Strikes.png Weakening Strikes 10 Cause weakness to enemies you critically hit.
Minor Master Driven Fortitude.png Driven Fortitude 1 Gain health when you successfully evade an attack
Major Master Escapist’s Absolution.png Escapist’s Absolution 1 Remove a condition whenever you evade an attack.
Major Master Impacting Disruption.png Impacting Disruption Enemies that you interrupt suffer a pulmonary impact.
Major Master Staff Master.png Staff Master While wielding a staff, gain endurance for each initiative point spent. Deal bonus damage when your endurance is not full while wielding a staff.
Minor Grandmaster Endurance Thief.png Endurance Thief Gain endurance when you successfully steal from an enemy.
Major Grandmaster Bounding Dodger.png Bounding Dodger Your dodge ability is replaced by Bound, dealing damage to the area after you evade.
Major Grandmaster Lotus Training.png Lotus Training Your dodge ability now uses Impaling Lotus, firing daggers at nearby enemies.
Major Grandmaster Unhindered Combatant.png Unhindered Combatant Your dodge ability is replaced by a long-range dash that removes inhibiting conditions and grants swiftness when you dodge.