Forceful Greatsword

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Forceful Greatsword

Specialization
Warrior tango icon 20px.png Strength
Tier
Master
Type
Major
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Gain power and a chance to gain might on critical strike. Double these bonuses while wielding a greatsword or spear. Greatsword and spear skills recharge faster

 Miscellaneous effect.png Chance on Critical Strike to Gain Might: 50%
 Damage.png Damage Increase: 10%
 Might.png Might (5s): 30 Power, 30 Condition Damage
 Miscellaneous effect.png Power: +120
 Count Recharge.png Recharge Reduced: 20%

— In-game description

Notes[edit]

  • does not give 10% damage bonus anymore, may be a remnant of pre patch
Skill Recharge Traited
Greatsword
Hundred Blades.png
 Hundred Blades
8 Recharge time 6.4 Recharge time
Whirlwind Attack.png
 Whirlwind Attack
10 Recharge time 8 Recharge time
Bladetrail.png
 Bladetrail
15 Recharge time 12 Recharge time
Rush.png
 Rush
20 Recharge time 16 Recharge time
Spear
Mariner's Frenzy.png
 Mariner's Frenzy
8 Recharge time 6.4 Recharge time
Barbed Pull.png
 Barbed Pull
10 Recharge time 8 Recharge time
Parry.png
 Parry
15 Recharge time 12 Recharge time
Tsunami Slash.png
 Tsunami Slash
25 Recharge time 20 Recharge time

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
December 11, 2018
  • This trait no longer increases greatsword and spear damage by 10%. It now grants 120 power at level 80 and an additional 120 power if the warrior is wielding a greatsword or spear.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
  • Added: Increases damage of greatsword and spear skills by 10%.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Forceful Greatsword has been added to the game.