Captain Ashym

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Captain Ashym is a legendary boss found at the end of the Urban Battlegrounds Fractal. He will have a permanent protection boon on him and gains a permanent retaliation boon as the fight progresses. He will occasionally summon a Veteran Ascalonian Squire, which will constantly grant might to Ashym, up to a stack of 20. At some points, Ashym will swap his sword for a staff, using powerful fire attunement-based spells, before switching back. Defeating Ashym will complete the fractal.

Location[edit]

The Mists

Combat abilities[edit]

Abilities
  • Blinds
  • Burns
  • Summons Minions
Behavior
  • Begins battle with Sword and Shield, switches to Staff at 50% and to Fiery Greatsword at 10% health.
Effects

DefianceDefiance bar teal.png

Skills

Sword and shield skills:

  • Blinding Blade Blinding Blade - Leap at your foe. Inflicts blindness and heals you for each foe hit.
  • Fire Shield Fire Shield - Blocks all incoming sources of damage and inflicts Burning.png Burning on attackers.
  • Savage Leap Savage Leap - Lunge at your foe and strike them with your sword.

Staff skills:

  • Meteor Shower Meteor Shower - Call down a meteor shower onto the target area. Damage is reduced per target each time they are struck by this ability. This version covers a much larger area.
    • Redirect Arrow.png Meteor Shower Meteor Shower - Blasts the surrounding area with flames or agony. Signified by sparks of flame at his feet.
  • Flamewall Flamewall - Create a wall of flame at the target area that burns foes.

Fiery Greatsword skills:

  • Fiery Eruption Fiery Eruption - Ram your sword into the ground and make fire erupt near your foes.
  • Fiery Whirl Fiery Whirl - Advance forward, slashing foes in your way.
  • Flame Wave Flame Wave - Shoot a fireball at your foe with each swing.

Drops[edit]

Name Type Rarity Quantity
Utility Backpack.png Utility Backpack Container Exotic 1

Notes[edit]

  • One of the possible land transformations from the Endless Fractal Tonic.
  • It's possibly to negate the effect of retaliation by walking away from him to about 1500 units and then returning to combat range.
  • Captain Ashym has a 50 range diameter hitbox, which is considered small.