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Puncture Shot

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the dragonhunter skill. For the warrior skill, see Puncture Shot (warrior).

Puncture Shot.png

Puncture Shot

0.75¾ Activation time  

Fire an arrow that pierces enemies. If the arrow hits a second target, all enemies struck are crippled.

 Damage.png Damage: 327 (0.85)?
 Damage.png Damage: 218 (0.566)?
 Crippled.png Cripple (2s): -50% Movement Speed
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Pierces.png Pierces
 Combo.png Combo Finisher: Physical Projectile (20% chance)
 Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description [?]


  • Attack speed is once every 1.0 seconds.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
May 11, 2021
  • Removed the bouncing aspect of this skill. This skill now pierces enemies and inflicts the crippled condition on all enemies if it hits more than one, with a cap of 5 targets.
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Reduced power coefficient from 0.85 to 0.566.
October 23, 2015 Heart of Thorns release:
  • Puncture Shot has been added to the game.