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Cauterizing Strike

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Cauterizing Strike

0.75¾ Activation time  15 Recharge time  

Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Elementalist (skill list)
Weaver tango icon 20px.png Weaver
Main hand sword
Weapon slot 3
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Stab your foe with full force, dealing bonus damage against burning enemies.

 Damage.png Damage vs. Burning: 855 (2.33)?
 Damage.png Damage: 642 (1.75)?
 Burning.png Burning (8s): 1048 Damage
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Range.png Range: 180

— In-game description [?]

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
July 10, 2018
  • The aftercast of this skill has been reduced by 0.25 seconds. Base damage has been increased by 17%, with damage to burning enemies being improved by the same amount.
December 12, 2017
  • Burning has been adjusted from 2 stacks for 4 seconds to 1 stack for 8 seconds.
November 07, 2017
  • Increased the base physical damage of this skill by 20%.
  • Increased the damage against burning foes by 14%.
September 22, 2017 Path of Fire release:
  • Cauterizing Strike has been added to the game.