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Light's Judgment

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Light's Judgment

Not available underwater  
Guardian icon small.png Guardian (skill list)
Dragonhunter icon small.png Dragonhunter
Training cost
15 Hero points
Game link
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0.5½ Activation time  20 Recharge time  

Trap. Lay down a trap that creates an area of pure light that reveals enemies and pierces their armor. The first strike dazes foes.

 Damage.png Damage: 50 (0.1875)?
 Swiftness.png Boon on Trap Trigger (10s): +33% Movement Speed
 Revealed.png Revealed (1s): You cannot stealth
 Vulnerability.png10 Vulnerability (2s): +10% Incoming Damage, +10% Incoming Condition Damage
 Daze.png Daze: 2 seconds
 Duration.png Duration: 8 seconds
 Interval.png Interval: 1 second
 Radius.png Trigger Radius: 180
 Radius.png Attack Radius: 240

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Zeal Zeal

Valor Valor

Virtues Virtues

Dragonhunter Dragonhunter


  • This skill hits 9 times, for a total coefficient of 1.6875

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 14, 2023
  • The first strike of this skill will now daze enemies in addition to its other effects. Reduced cooldown from 30 seconds to 20 seconds.
January 14, 2020
  • Traps now disappear without activating if their skill is unequipped.
February 06, 2018
  • Reinstated the top-down beam effect on enemies struck by this skill.
November 17, 2015
  • Reduced the visual noise on the effects associated with this skill.
October 23, 2015 Heart of Thorns release:
  • Light's Judgment has been added to the game.