Become the Snow Leopard

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Become the Snow Leopard

Not available underwater  
Common Common
Norn tango icon 20px.png Norn (skill list)
Become the Snow Leopard.png
 → Leave Transform.png
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0.5½ Activation time  240 Recharge time  
Become the Snow Leopard

Shape-shift into norn snow leopard form.

Duration.png Duration: 30 seconds

— In-game description

Become the Snow Leopard is a cultural elite skill available exclusively to norn characters. The skill turns the user into a snow leopard-like creature, applying the Snow Leopard Form effect.

A norn in snow leopard form.


  • While transformed, your weapon skills are replaced with the following skill set, and your healing and utility skills are disabled:
# Skill Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
1 Frenzy (Become the Snow Leopard).png Frenzy 10.5½ Slash repeatedly at foe.
2 Growl.png Growl 0.5½ 5 Let out a growl, weakening foes.
3 Pounce (Become the Snow Leopard).png Pounce 1 10 Leap onto foe[sic], crippling them.
4 Dash (Become the Snow Leopard).png Dash 30.75¾ 10 Dash at foes. Hold down to increase the length of the dash.
5 Prowl.png Prowl 10 Use Snow Leopard's grace to be unseen by your foes


  • Rangers using this elite skill will have their pet deactivated until they transform back.
When hovering over this skill, the chain skill shown is "Release the Snow Leopard", which states "Shape-shift back from norn snow leopard form." However, when using the skill, the actual chain skill is Leave Transform.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
September 09, 2014
  • These transforms no longer increase power levels exponentially.
  • The damage of skills in these transforms has been adjusted to compensate.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Become the Snow Leopard has been added to the game.

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