- This article is about the class of weapon. For the specific weapon sold by NPC weaponsmiths, see Longbow (weapon).
The longbow is a two-handed weapon that can be wielded by Rangers, Warriors and Dragonhunters. Longbows fire long-range projectiles and typically have strong control skills. Longbows can be crafted by a huntsman. They have a maximum weapon strength of 966 - 1134.
Skills by profession
|1||Puncture Shot||¾||Fire an arrow which can bounce to the enemies behind your target. If an arrow hits a second target, all enemies struck are crippled.|
|2||True Shot||¾||4||Charge up energy, creating a powerful attack which pierces through enemies.|
|3||Deflecting Shot||¼||10||Fire a missile that blinds enemies and destroys projectiles. Destroying a projectile increases damage dealt.|
|4||Symbol of Energy||Symbol||¾||15||Fire a slow, arcing arrow which explodes on impact to burn targets and sear a symbol of energy into the ground.|
|5||Hunter's Ward||2¾||45||Form your arrow into a barrier and deal damage at the location.|
|Combustive Shot||Burst||¾||8||Ignite target area, burning nearby foes. Effect increases with adrenaline level.|
|1||Dual Shot||¾||Shoot a pair of arrows at your foe.|
|2||Fan of Fire||¼||6||Fire a spread of three flaming arrows, burning foes.|
|3||Arcing Arrow||¾||10||Shoot a slow, arcing arrow that explodes on impact.|
|4||Smoldering Arrow||¼||½||Shoot an arrow that explodes on impact, blinding foes.|
|5||Pin Down||¾||25||Fire an arrow that bleeds and immobilizes your target.|
|Scorched Earth||Primal burst||½||5||Fire a burning shot into the ground that creates a trail of flaming destruction.|
|1||Long Range Shot||¾||Shoot your foe from long range. The farther the arrow flies, the more damage it does.|
|2||Rapid Fire||2½||10||Fire multiple arrows at your foe.|
|3||Hunter's Shot||12||Fire an arrow that grants you stealth when it hits an enemy. Your pet gains swiftness.|
|4||Point Blank Shot||½||15||Push back your foe with a point-blank shot. The closer they are, the farther it pushes them back.|
|5||Barrage||2¼||30||Barrage the target area with a hail of arrows that cripple.|
- Heavy Light — Deflecting Shot knocks back enemies on each hit. Gain stability when knocking back, launching, or pulling an enemy.
- Burning Arrows — Dual shot causes burning and longbow skills recharge faster.
- Lead the Wind — Your longbow and harpoon-gun skills pierce and recharge faster. When you strike a foe with a projectile combo, gain swiftness.