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Disambig icon.png This article is about the class of weapon. For the specific weapon sold by NPC weaponsmiths, see Pistol (weapon).
Pistol concept art.jpg

The pistol is a one-handed projectile weapon that may also be used in the off-hand. Pistols can be crafted by a huntsman. The maximum damage range for pistols is 920 - 1,080.


[edit] Skills by profession

Skill Type Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description

[edit] Engineer tango icon 20px.png Engineer

Fragmentation Shot.png
 Fragmentation Shot
0.5½ Fire a shot that bleeds the impacted target and then explodes, dealing damage to nearby enemies.
Poison Dart Volley.png
 Poison Dart Volley
10.75¾ 10 Fire a volley of darts that poison foes.
Static Shot.png
 Static Shot
15 Discharge a lightning shot that bounces between multiple foes, blinding and confusing them.
0.5½ 15 Unleash flames from your pistol to burn foes. Deal more damage the closer you are.
Glue Shot.png
 Glue Shot
0.5½ 30 Coat the target area with a glue puddle that immobilizes foes on impact, then cripples foes that remain within.

[edit] Thief tango icon 20px.png Thief

Vital Shot.png
 Vital Shot
0.5½ Bleed your foe with a shot to the vitals.
1 Chain Arrow Toolbelt.png
Sneak Attack.png
 Sneak Attack
Stealth Attack 1 Sneak attack with rapid fire from your pistol and make your foe bleed.
Body Shot.png
 Body Shot
0.5½ Make your foe vulnerable with a body shot.
with no offhand
Dual wield 10.75¾ Blast your foe with rapid fire from your pistol.
with offhand Dagger
Shadow Strike.png
 Shadow Strike
Dual wield Stab your foe, then shadowstep away and shoot them.
with offhand Pistol
Dual wield 10.5½ Blast your foe repeatedly with both pistols.
Daze your foe with a head shot.
Black Powder.png
 Black Powder
0.5½ Fire a black powder shot, blinding nearby foes with the smoke cloud.

[edit] Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Mesmer

Phantasmal Duelist.png
 Phantasmal Duelist
Phantasm 1 20 Create an illusion that unloads its pistols on your foe.
Magic Bullet.png
 Magic Bullet
0.5½ 25 Hit up to three foes with a single shot. The first target is stunned, the second is dazed, and the third is blinded.

[edit] Traits by profession

[edit] Engineer tango icon 20px.png Engineer


[edit] Thief tango icon 20px.png Thief

[edit] Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Mesmer

[edit] See also

[edit] Trivia

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