Counterattack

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Counterattack

3 Activation time  15 Recharge time  

Profession
Ranger tango icon 20px.png Ranger (skill list)
Weapon
Greatsword
 
Weapon slot 4
Sequence
Counterattack.png
 → 
Crippling Throw.png
Game link
External links
API

Block and counter an attack with a kick that pushes foes back.

 Damage.png Damage: 524 (1.3)?
 Knockback.png Knockback: 300

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Marksmanship Marksmanship[edit]

Beastmastery Beastmastery[edit]

Notes[edit]

  • The kick only activates if an attack is blocked while in melee range of a target.
  • It is possible to block multiple melee attacks if the ranger is slightly farther away than the range of the kick.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
September 09, 2014
  • Reduced the aftercast of the kick portion of this skill by 0.7 seconds.
March 26, 2013
  • Reduced recharge from 20 seconds to 15 seconds.
December 14, 2012
  • Counterattack Kick: This skill now has the same melee arc as other melee attacks.
November 15, 2012
  • The blocking portion of this skill can now be used while moving.
  • Ranged attacks will not trigger the second half of the skill.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Counterattack has been added to the game.

Trivia[edit]