Merciful Ambush

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Merciful Ambush

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Stealth yourself and your target when reviving an ally. You revive allies faster.

 Miscellaneous effect.png Revive Percentage: 10%
 Stealth.png Stealth (2s): Invisible to foes.

— In-game description


Increases revive speed by 20%.
  • Although the base stealth duration is two seconds, the minor trait Meld with Shadows will always be present (if unlocked), granting a default 3 seconds of stealth.
  • This trait's effect can only occur once per affected character every 10 seconds.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
  • This trait has been moved to the Shadow Arts Adept minor tier.
  • Added: Stealth yourself and your target for 3 seconds when reviving an ally.
  • Added: You revive allies 10% faster.
October 15, 2013
  • This skill now functions with the Meld with Shadows trait for the recipient of stealth.
June 25, 2013
  • This trait now grants 2 seconds of stealth to players and their allies when beginning a revive.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Merciful Ambush has been added to the game.