Brutal Shot

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the rifle skill. For the harpoon gun skill that formerly had this name, see Puncture Shot (warrior).
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Brutal Shot

0.5½ Activation time  15 Recharge time  

Warrior tango icon 20px.png Warrior (skill list)
Weapon slot 4
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Shoot your foe, then evade backward.

 Damage.png Damage: 211 (0.5)?
 Immobile.png Immobilize (1½s): Unable to move.
 Vulnerability.png8 Vulnerability (12s): 8% Incoming Damage, 8% Incoming Condition Damage
 Evade.png Evade: ¾s
 Miscellaneous effect.png Distance: 400
 Combo.png Combo Finisher: Physical Projectile
 Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description [?]


Goes on full cooldown without firing if target moves behind you or walking past the target during cast animation.
The skill description omits that this skill also removes immobilize from the warrior.

Related traits[edit]

Discipline Discipline[edit]

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 23, 2016
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the roll-back portion of this skill from functioning if the player was in midair.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the audio of this ability from playing.
January 26, 2016
  • This ability will now roll the warrior backward (about 400 distance) when the shot is fired.
  • This ability now immobilizes struck enemies for 1.5 seconds.
January 27, 2015
  • The casting time on this skill has been reduced from 1 second to 0.5 seconds.
June 25, 2013
  • Reduced the aftercast by .3 seconds.
April 30, 2013
  • Increased vulnerability duration from 10 seconds to 12 seconds. Increased vulnerability stacks from 5 to 8.
November 15, 2012
  • This skill is now a projectile combo finisher.
October 22, 2012
  • This skill can now stack vulnerability up to 2 times.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Brutal Shot has been added to the game.