Kill Shot

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Kill Shot

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

14396, 14473, 14474, 14475
10.25¼ Activation time  8 Recharge time  
Kill Shot

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

Damage.png Level 1 damage: 949 (2.25)?
Damage.png Level 1 damage: 591 (1.4)?
Damage.png Level 2 damage: 1,160 (2.75)?
Damage.png Level 2 damage: 717 (1.7)?
Damage.png Level 3 damage: 1,371 (3.25)?
Damage.png Level 3 damage: 844 (2.0)?
Pierces.png Pierces
Combo.png Combo Finisher: Physical Projectile
Range.png Range: 1,500

— 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


  • Movement interrupts channeling.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
March 17, 2020
  • Fixed a bug that caused the spellbreaker version of this skill to do more damage than expected in PvP and WvW.
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Reduced power coefficient from 2.25/2.75/3.25 to 1.4/1.7/2.0.
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.
January 27, 2015
  • The casting time of this skill has been reduced from 1.75 seconds to 1.25 seconds.
December 10, 2013
  • Fixed the skill facts to indicate the damage increase when Burst Mastery is traited.
August 20, 2013
  • Fixed a bug so that this skill will no longer drain the energy of a target that reflects it.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Kill Shot has been added to the game.