Forceful Shot

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Forceful Shot

Warrior icon small.png Warrior (skill list)
Profession mechanic
Harpoon gun
Weapon slot filled tango.png
Game link

14544, 14469, 14470, 14471
10.75¾ Activation time  8 Recharge time  
Forceful Shot

Burst. Fire a forceful shot. Damage increases with adrenaline level.

Damage.png Level 1 damage: 825 (2.25)?
Damage.png Level 2 damage: 1,009 (2.75)?
Damage.png Level 3 damage: 1,192 (3.25)?
Pierces.png Pierces
Combo.png Combo Finisher: Physical Projectile
Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Strength Strength

Arms Arms

  • Sundering Burst Sundering BurstBurst skills inflict vulnerability if they hit and inflict additional vulnerability if the attack is a critical hit. Can only occur once per interval per target for multihit burst skills.
  • Burst Precision Burst PrecisionBurst skills have an increased critical chance. Gain bonus critical-hit chance and ferocity for a duration when you hit with a burst skill. Duration is based on adrenaline spent.

Defense Defense

Tactics Tactics

Discipline Discipline

Berserker Berserker

Spellbreaker Spellbreaker

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
September 23, 2017
  • Fixed a bug in which this skill could be cast without sufficient adrenaline.
January 26, 2016
  • This skill now pierces by default.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Using a burst skill for your equipped weapon will now set the recharge of all adrenaline tiers of that burst skill.
  • The recharge of all burst skills has been reduced from 10 seconds to 8 seconds.
December 10, 2013
  • Fixed the skill facts to indicate the damage increase when Burst Mastery is traited.
November 15, 2012
  • This skill is now a projectile combo finisher.
October 22, 2012
  • This skill's damage has been increased by about 70%, and its activation time has been increased.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Forceful Shot has been added to the game.