Lead Attacks

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Lead Attacks

Thief tango icon 20px.png Trickery
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Increases damage and condition damage per initiative spent. Steal recharges faster.

 Damage.png Maximum Damage Increase: %
 Lead Attacks (effect).png Lead Attacks (15s): 1% Damage, 1% Condition Damage
 Count Recharge.png Recharge Reduced: 15%

— In-game description


  • The maximum number of stacks is 15.
  • Stacks are applied after completion of an ability that uses initiative. If it is interrupted or cancelled, no stacks are applied.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
August 28, 2018
  • Fixed a bug that would cause this trait to grant the wrong number of stacks with skills that have initiative costs that are split between game modes.
July 26, 2016
  • Fixed a bug in which thieves would not gain the damage increase in certain instances.
April 19, 2016
  • This trait has been reworked and now grants 1% damage and condition damage per initiative spent for 15 seconds. This effect has a maximum of 15%.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
  • Added: Steal recharges 15% faster.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Lead Attacks has been added to the game.