Beast

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Beast is a skill type related to the ranger's profession mechanic. They are the F2 skills on the ranger's mechanic bar, unique to each pet species.

For the soulbeast elite specialization, while in Beastmode, their F3 skills are beast skills, determined by the archetype of the pet the soulbeast is melded with.

List of beast skills[edit]

Terrestrial[edit]

Bear[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Maul.png
 Rending Maul
Arctodus 10.75¾ 15 Beast. Make your foe bleed with a fierce mauling.
F2
Enfeebling Roar.png
 Enfeebling Roar
Black Bear 10.25¼ 40 Beast. Roar fiercely, weakening nearby foes.
F2
Purge Conditions.png
 Shake It Off
Brown Bear 0.5½ 25 Beast. Cure a condition on yourself and all nearby allies.
F2
Poison Cloud (murellow).png
 Poison Cloud
Murellow 10.25¼ 35 Beast. Emit a noxious cloud that poisons and damages foes.
F2
Enfeebling Roar.png
 Icy Roar
Polar Bear 10.25¼ 45 Beast. Roar fiercely, chilling nearby foes.

Bird[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Slash.png
 Lacerating Slash
Eagle, Hawk 0.5½ 6 Beast. Slash your foes and cause them to bleed.
F2
Slash.png
 Chilling Slash
Owl 0.5½ 20 Beast. Slash your foes and chill them.
F2
Slash.png
 Blinding Slash
Raven, White Raven 0.5½ 18 Beast. Blind your foes with a slash.

Bristleback[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Spike Barrage.png
 Spike Barrage
Bristleback 2 15 Beast. Fire a barrage of spikes at your target.

Canine[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Chilling Howl.png
 Chilling Howl
Alpine Wolf 10.5½ 30 Beast. Howl at foes to chill them.
F2
Regenerate (fern hound).png
 Regenerate
Fern Hound 10.5½ 25 Beast. Howl to heal and grant regeneration to nearby allies.
F2
Howl of the Pack.png
 Howl of the Pack
Hyena 10.5½ 45 Beast. Howl to summon a hyena ally to fight with you.
F2
Intimidating Howl.png
 Intimidating Howl
Krytan Drakehound 10.5½ 20 Beast. Howl at foes to immobilize them.
F2
Terrifying Howl.png
 Terrifying Howl
Wolf 10.5½ 45 Beast. Howl at foes to send them running in fear.

Devourer[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Poisonous Cloud.png
 Poisonous Cloud
Carrion Devourer 1 30 Beast. Spit a ball of venom that covers an area with a poisonous cloud.
F2
Rending Barbs.png
 Rending Barbs
Lashtail Devourer 4 30 Beast. Rapidly launch projectiles that bleed your target.
F2
Poison Barbs.png
 Poison Barbs
Whiptail Devourer 20.5½ 30 Beast. Spray poisonous barbs in an arc in front of you, damaging and poisoning foes.

Drake[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Frost Breath.png
 Frost Breath
Ice Drake 10.5½ 20 Beast. Breathe a cone of frost, damaging and chilling foes.
F2
Insect Swarm.png
 Insect Swarm
Marsh Drake 10.5½ 24 Beast. Exhale a swarm of insects that hits multiple foes.
F2
Sonic Shriek.png
 Sonic Shriek
Reef Drake 10.5½ 20 Beast. Emit a cone of discordant sonic energy to confuse foes.
F2
Sonic Barrier.png
 Sonic Barrier
Reef Drake 45 Beast. Create a sonic barrier that reflects projectiles.
F2
Lightning Breath.png
 Lightning Breath
River Drake 10.5½ 24 Beast. Breathe bolts of lightning that bounce to nearby foes.
F2
Fire Breath.png
 Fire Breath
Salamander Drake 10.5½ 24 Beast. Breathe a cone of fire that burns foes.

Feline[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Stalk.png
 Stalk
Jaguar 30 Beast. Gain stealth.
F2
Mighty Roar.png
 Mighty Roar
Jungle Stalker 3 25 Beast. Give extreme might to nearby allies.
F2
Icy Pounce.png
 Rending Pounce
Lynx 10.5½ 30 Beast. Leap at a foe and make them bleed.
F2
Blinding Roar.png
 Blinding Roar
Sand Lion 10.5½ 35 Beast. Release a powerful roar that blinds nearby foes.
F2
Icy Pounce.png
 Icy Pounce
Snow Leopard 10.5½ 30 Beast. Leap at your foe, chilling them.
F2
Furious Pounce.png
 Furious Pounce
Tiger 10.5½ 10 Beast. Pounce on your target and grant fury to nearby allies.

Moa[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Screech.png
 Dazing Screech
Pink Moa 1 30 Beast. Create a cone of sound, dazing foes.
F2
Screech.png
 Protecting Screech
Blue Moa 1 24 Beast. Screech to grant protection to nearby allies.
F2
Screech.png
 Dazing Screech
Pink Moa 1 30 Beast. Create a cone of sound, dazing foes.
F2
Screech.png
 Furious Screech
Red Moa 1 25 Beast. Screech angrily to grant fury to nearby allies.
F2
Screech.png
 Icy Screech
White Moa 1 24 Beast. Screech to chill nearby foes.

Porcine[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Forage (pig).png
 Forage
Boar 1 30 Beast. Search the area for an improvised weapon.
F2
Forage (pig).png
 Forage
Pig 1 30 Beast. Search the area for an improvised weapon.
F2
Forage (pig).png
 Forage
Siamoth 1 30 Beast. Search the area for an improvised weapon.
F2
Forage (pig).png
 Forage
Warthog 1 30 Beast. Search the area for an improvised weapon.

Smokescale[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Smoke Cloud.png
 Smoke Cloud
Smokescale 0.75¾ 16 Beast. Create a cloud of smoke for the smokescale to hide in.

Spider[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Deadly Venom.png
 Paralyzing Venom
Black Widow Spider, Jungle Spider 45 Beast. Your next attack immoblizes your foe.
F2
Deadly Venom.png
 Weakening Venom
Cave Spider 30 Beast. Your next two attacks weaken your foes and make them vulnerable.
F2
Deadly Venom.png
 Deadly Venom
Forest Spider 30 Beast. Your next three attacks poison your foe.

Wyvern[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Lightning Assault.png
 Lightning Assault
Electric Wyvern 30 Beast. Charge forward, headbutting foes and electrifying its destination.
F2
Consuming Flame.png
 Consuming Flame
Fire Wyvern 20.5½ 35 Beast. Channel an expanding stream of flame from above. When the engulfed region reaches its full size, it becomes a fire field.

Aquatic[edit]

Armored Fish[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Stunning Rush.png
 Stunning Rush
Armor Fish 20.75¾ 40 Beast. Rush at a foe and stun them.

Bear[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Maul.png
 Rending Maul
Arctodus 10.75¾ 15 Beast. Make your foe bleed with a fierce mauling.
F2
Maul.png
 Enfeebling Maul
Black Bear 10.5½ 20 Beast. Maul your foe, weakening them.
F2
Purge Conditions.png
 Purge Conditions
Brown Bear 30 Beast. Purge all conditions from yourself.
F2
Maul.png
 Poisonous Maul
Murellow 10.5½ 20 Beast. Maul your foe fiercely and poison them.
F2
Maul.png
 Icy Maul
Polar Bear 10.5½ 30 Beast. Maul your foe fiercely and chill them.

Devourer[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Regenerate (carrion devourer).png
 Regenerate
Carrion Devourer 30 Beast. Gain regeneration.
F2
Lashtail Venom.png
 Lashtail Venom
Lashtail Devourer 60 Beast. Your next two attacks stun your victims.
F2
Poison Cloud (whiptail devourer).png
 Poison Cloud
Whiptail Devourer 25 Beast. Shoot a noxious cloud at your foe, damaging and poisoning them.

Drake[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Frost Nova.png
 Frost Nova
Ice Drake 25 Beast. Freeze the water around your foe.
F2
Poison Cloud (marsh drake).png
 Poison Cloud
Marsh Drake 25 Beast. Create poisonous bubbles.
F2
Sonic Barrier.png
 Sonic Barrier
Reef Drake 45 Beast. Create a sonic barrier that reflects projectiles.
F2
Electrocute (river drake).png
 Electrocute
River Drake 30 Beast. Charge the water around your foe with electricity.
F2
Boil (salamander drake).png
 Boil
Salamander Drake 30 Beast. Boil the water around your foe.

Feline[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Stalk.png
 Stalk
Jaguar 30 Beast. Gain stealth.
F2
Mighty Roar.png
 Mighty Roar
Jungle Stalker 3 25 Beast. Give extreme might to nearby allies.
F2
Bite (feline).png
 Icy Bite
Snow Leopard 0.25¼ 25 Beast. Bite your foe, chilling them.
F2
Furious Pounce.png
 Furious Pounce
Tiger 10.5½ 10 Beast. Pounce on your target and grant fury to nearby allies.

Jellyfish[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Whirl.png
 Chilling Whirl
Blue Jellyfish, Rainbow Jellyfish 20.75¾ 30 Beast. Whirl your tentacles, chilling the foes you strike.
F2
Whirl.png
 Immobilizing Whirl
Red Jellyfish 20.75¾ 30 Beast. Whirl your tentacles, immobilizing the foes you strike.

Shark[edit]

# Skill Pet Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F2
Feeding Frenzy (shark).png
 Feeding Frenzy
Shark 45 Beast. Enter a frenzy. Attack faster and bleed on each hit.

Soulbeast Soulbeast[edit]

Archetype-defined F3 beast abilities while in Beastmode.

# Skill Archetype Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
F3
Unflinching Fortitude.png
 Unflinching Fortitude
Stout (Archetype).png Stout 0.25¼ 35 Beast. Shrug off all movement-impairing conditions and become unflinching in the face of normal attacks.
F3
Primal Cry.png
 Primal Cry
Deadly (Archetype).png Deadly 10.25¼ 20 Beast. Tap into your primal essence and unleash a debilitating roar.
F3
Prelude Lash.png
 Prelude Lash
Versatile (Archetype).png Versatile 0.25¼ 25 Beast. Pull foes toward you and bind them briefly.
F3
Worldly Impact.png
 Worldly Impact
Ferocious (Archetype).png Ferocious 0.75¾ 25 Beast. Jump up and slam the ground beneath you, severely damaging nearby foes.
F3
Spiritual Reprieve.png
 Spiritual Reprieve
Supportive (Archetype).png Supportive 10.5½ 40 Beast. Restore health to your allies and grant them a reprieve from conditions.

Related traits[edit]

Nature Magic Nature Magic[edit]

Beastmastery Beastmastery[edit]

  • Pack Alpha Pack Alpha — Your pet's attributes are improved and pet skills gain recharge reduction. Improved attributes are power, condition damage, precision, toughness, and vitality. - (cooldown reduction affects the pet F2 only)
  • Go for the Eyes Go for the Eyes — Nearby foes are blinded by Beast abilities.
  • Wilting Strike Wilting StrikeBeast abilities inflict weakness on those struck. This effect will only occur once on each target struck by an ability.
  • Beastly Warden Beastly WardenBeast abilities taunt nearby foes.

Soulbeast Soulbeast[edit]