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Cantrip is a skill type that enhances the character's survivability.

List of cantrip skills[edit]

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

Deadeye tango icon 20px.png Deadeye[edit]

Malicious Restoration.png Malicious Restoration Not available underwater 0.75¾ 25 Cantrip. Transfer your conditions to your marked target and then heal yourself.
Binding Shadow.png Binding Shadow Not available underwater 0.75¾ 30 Cantrip. Reveal yourself if you are stealthed and immobilize your target after a short delay, while also removing boons. If the foe is your marked target, it is also knocked down.
Mercy.png Mercy 30 Cantrip. Lose all malice, instantly refresh Deadeye's Mark, and gain initiative. Gain additional initiative for each stack of malice you had prior to using this skill.
Shadow Flare.png Shadow Flare Not available underwater 0.75¾ 30 Cantrip. Throw an orb of shadow magic that damages nearby foes at your targeted location. You may reactivate this skill to swap places with the orb. Deals increased damage to your marked target.
ChainShadow Swap.png Shadow Swap Not available underwater Swap places with your shadow flare.
Shadow Gust.png Shadow Gust Not available underwater 0.5½ 30 Cantrip. Knock away nearby foes with a burst of shadow magic, then stealth yourself. If this skill hits your marked target, they'll be launched instead.
Shadow Meld.png Shadow Meld 0.5½ 5 Cantrip. Remove revealed and stealth yourself.

Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Elementalist[edit]

Ether Renewal.png Ether Renewal Not available underwater 20.75¾ 18 Cantrip. Cure a condition and heal yourself with every pulse.
Armor of Earth.png Armor of Earth 50 Cantrip. Protect yourself with earth armor and gain protection and stability.
Cleansing Fire.png Cleansing Fire 40 Cantrip. Cure conditions and burn foes.
Lightning Flash.png Lightning Flash Not available underwater 40 Cantrip. Teleport to target area.
Mist Form.png Mist Form 60 Cantrip. Morph into an invulnerable, vaporous mist for a brief time.
Tornado.png Tornado Not available underwater 1 150 Cantrip. Gain stability and shape-shift into a tornado that damages and launches foes.
Whirlpool.png Whirlpool Underwater skill 10.25¼ 180 Cantrip. Shape-shift into a swirling maelstrom that pulls foes into its destructive vortex.

Related traits[edit]

Traits that improve cantrips
Traits that activate cantrips



  • In Scottish English, a cantrip is a magic spell, witch's trick, or sham.