Cry of Pain

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Cry of Pain

Mesmer icon small.png Illusions (trait list)
Training cost
2 Hero points
Game link
Cry of Pain

Shatter skill 2 inflicts more stacks of confusion for an increased duration.

Miscellaneous effect.png Additional Stacks: 1
Duration.png Duration Increase: 33%

— In-game description

Related skills[edit]

Profession mechanic skills that are improved by this trait

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
March 05, 2019
  • The number of confusion stacks that this trait allows Cry of Frustration to apply has been decreased from 2 to 1 in all game modes.
February 06, 2018
  • This trait has been reworked and renamed Cry of Pain.
  • It causes Cry of Frustration to inflict 2 additional stacks of confusion per illusion shattered, and it extends the duration of confusion applied by Cry of Frustration by 33%.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
June 25, 2013
  • Moved to the Adept Minor trait.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Illusionary Retribution has been added to the game.


  • Until the June 25, 2013 update, this was a master trait.