Phantasmal Disenchanter

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Phantasmal Disenchanter

1 Activation time  20 Recharge time  4 Hero point  

Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Mesmer (skill list)
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Deliver an attack around your target that nullifies boons on enemies and conditions on allies, and then summon an illusion whose attacks do the same.

 Damage.png Damage: 116 (0.435)?
 Miscellaneous effect.png Boons Removed: 2
 Miscellaneous effect.png Conditions Removed: 2
 Miscellaneous effect.png Number of Bounces: 4
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Radius.png Radius: 240
 Range.png Range: 900

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Domination
Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Dueling
Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Chaos
Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Inspiration
Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Illusions
Chronomancer tango icon 20px.png Chronomancer


  • When used underwater, the activation is 0.5½ Activation time second.
  • Skill use every 2.5 seconds with cast time of 0.5 seconds. With Phantasmal Haste, skill use every 2.2 seconds.
  • Prefers to bounce to allies instead of amongst enemies.
  • Strikes up to 3 enemies if no allies are in range.
  • Will not bounce back to allies or foes already struck.
  • Phantasms have their own unique weapon strength that is independent of the player's equipped weapon rarity. The disenchanter has a weapon strength midpoint of 690.5.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
October 18, 2016
  • The casting time of this ability has been reduced from 1.5 seconds to 1 second.
July 26, 2016
  • This utility skill now delivers an additional attack when it is initially cast, removing boons from enemies and conditions from allies in a radius around the target.
September 29, 2015
  • Reduced the attack recharge by 2 seconds.
  • The attack from this phantasm is now referred to as "Disenchanting Bolt" in the combat log.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Phantasm damage has been increased by 15%.
May 20, 2014
  • Fixed an incorrect number of bounces skill fact. This skill bounces 4 times (hits 5 targets).
  • Fixed a bug that caused this skill to fail to hit its fifth target.
  • Updated the skill facts to have the appropriate damage indicator (separate from the general fix to minion skill damage).
April 15, 2014
  • Added skills facts for boons removed and conditions removed.
  • Added a skill fact for number of bounces: 5.
December 03, 2012
  • Phantasmal Disenchanter can now be cast at the correct distance.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Phantasmal Disenchanter has been added to the game.


  • This phantasm wields a scepter with the same skin as the Abyssal Scepter.
  • The skill icon is a reference to the Rubin vase, a common optical illusion.