|| This trait is split between game modes — select one to view:
Deal increased damage with active upkeep skills.
Herald active upkeep skills grant less damage but can be stacked.
- Damage Increase: 13%
— In-game description
For a detailed trait history, see here.
| August 28, 2018
- This trait has replaced Enhanced Bulwark. Forceful Persistence increases outgoing damage by 13% while the revenant has an active upkeep skill when not channeling Glint. While channeling Glint, it increases outgoing damage per active facet by 4% in PvE and 3% in PvP and WvW.
| November 07, 2017
- This trait has been reworked and renamed to Forceful Persistence, and it causes you to deal 7% increased damage while maintaining an upkeep skill.
- Herald upkeep skills grant a 2% bonus but can be stacked.
- This trait has swapped positions with Cleansing Channel.
| October 23, 2015
|| Heart of Thorns release:
- Cruel Repercussion has been added to the game.
- The damage increase from herald upkeep skills includes Facet of Nature and will stack with the other herald and non-herald upkeep skill damage bonuses.