Right-Hand Strength

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Right-Hand Strength

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Critical hit chance with one-handed weapons is increased. Sword skills recharge faster.

 Critical Chance.png Critical Chance Increase: 15%
 Count Recharge.png Recharge Reduced: 20%

— In-game description


  • Not reflected in the critical hit tooltip on the hero window, due to the trait not affecting off hand skills but rather reflected in the tooltip of each main-hand weapon skill.
Skill Recharge Traited recharge
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 Symbol of Blades
10 Recharge time 8 Recharge time
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 Zealot's Defense
15 Recharge time 12 Recharge time

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
  • This trait has been moved to the Adept tier.
  • Added: Sword abilities have 20% reduced recharge.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Right-Hand Strength has been added to the game.