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Skills and actions are 50% faster.

— In-game description

Quickness 40px.png Quickness is a boon that increases attack and action speeds by 50%.

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  • Skills already in mid-cast are affected when quickness is initially applied.
  • Skills that are not finished casting when quickness wears off will return to the original activation speed.
  • Quickness will increase the speed of channeled skills, including non-combat actions such as gathering from resource nodes, opening chests, building siege weapons, or communing with places of power.
  • Quickness has no effect on movement skills, therefore it does not shorten the distance traveled (such as using a leap skill).
  • Quickness will only increase the attack speed of regular attacks from devourer, spider, smokescale, bristleback or wyvern pets. On any other pet, quickness does not increase regular attack speed.


  • Prior to the 26th March 2013 update, quickness would boost attack and action speed by 100% instead of the current 50%. To compensate for the reduction in effectiveness, some skills had their duration increased slightly.