Poison Master

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Poison Master.png

Poison Master

Ranger tango icon 20px.png Wilderness Survival
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After swapping pets, your pet's first attack will inflict poison; your poison damage is increased.

 Damage.png Damage Increase: 25%
 Poisoned.png2 Poisoned (8s): 536 Damage, -33% Heal Effectiveness

— In-game description


  • The poison scales from your condition damage, not your pet's.
  • Applies the Poison Master.png Poison Master to the swapped pet, while in combat.
  • Does not work while the Ranger is downed.
  • Equipping this trait, swapping pets, then removing this trait does not remove the poison attack given to the pet.

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.
  • Reduced poison damage increase to 25%.
  • Increased poison duration to 8 seconds.
  • Increased poison stacks to 2.
April 15, 2014
  • Poison Master has been added to the game.