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0.5½ Activation time  
Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Mesmer (skill list)
Weapon slot 2
Illusionary Counter.png → Counterspell.png
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Shoot out a bolt that blinds enemies in a line and summons a clone to attack the first foe it strikes.

 Damage.png Damage: 37 (0.1)?
 Blinded.png Blindness (5s): Next outgoing attack misses.
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Range.png Range: 900

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Dueling Dueling

  • Ineptitude Ineptitude — Interrupting a foe inflicts blind, and blinding a foe inflicts confusion. This trait can only activate on enemies with defiance bars once per interval.

Illusions Illusions

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
October 02, 2018
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the clones summoned by this skill from being equipped with the mesmer's off-hand weapon. Fixed an issue that could occasionally cause this skill to behave incorrectly.
August 28, 2018
  • In addition to its previous effects, mesmers will summon a clone to attack the first enemy struck by this skill.
October 22, 2012
  • Projectile skills for the scepter have had their velocity increased by 33%.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Counterspell has been added to the game.