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Disambig icon.png This article is about the skill type. For the specialization, see Arcane (specialization).

Arcane is a skill type that uses energy to deal critical hits.

List of arcane skills[edit]

Arcane training.
Skill Underwater skills Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description

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Arcane Brilliance.png Arcane Brilliance 0.75¾ 25 Arcane. Blast the area, hitting foes with critical damage and healing yourself. Healing effectiveness is increased per target hit.
Arcane Blast.png Arcane Blast 1 Arcane. Blast your foe with energy for critical damage.
Arcane Power.png Arcane Power 45 Arcane. You and nearby allies do critical damage with your next few attacks. Each stack of Arcane Power grants bonus ferocity.
Arcane Shield.png Arcane Shield 40 Arcane. Block attacks with an energy shield. If it blocks three attacks, it explodes for critical damage.
Arcane Wave.png Arcane Wave 2 Arcane. Blast foes in the target area with an energy wave for critical damage.

Related traits[edit]

Trait skills that have the type arcane

Traits that improve arcane skills


  • Kills with arcane skills count towards the Sword Master achievement.