Radiance

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the guardian specialization. For the weapon with the same name, see Radiance (weapon).

Radiance.pngRadiance is a core specialization for the guardian class that emanates the qualities of searing light and flame. The traits gained from Radiance help trigger burning attacks and critical hits, as well as kills, retaliation and blindness, while also rewarding these activities in a cycle that compliments itself.

Radiance may enhance sword, torch, and signet skills.

Tier Trait Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Minor Adept Justice is Blind.png Justice is Blind Gain a light aura and blind nearby foes when you activate Virtue of Justice.
Major Adept Inner Fire.png Inner Fire 10 Gain fury when you strike a foe that has burning stacks over the threshold.
Major Adept Right-Hand Strength.png Right-Hand Strength Your precision is increased. Gain increased power while wielding a one-handed weapon. Sword skills gain reduced recharge.
Major Adept Healer's Retribution.png Healer's Retribution 20 Gain retaliation when using a heal skill.
Minor Master Renewed Justice.png Renewed Justice Virtue of Justice is renewed when you kill a foe.
Major Master Wrath of Justice.png Wrath of Justice Striking an enemy with Virtue of Justice's damaging effect casts Lesser Signet of Wrath.
Major Master Radiant Fire.png Radiant Fire 10 Gain Zealot's Flame when you critically hit an enemy. Burning you inflict has increased duration, and your torch skills gain reduced recharge.
Major Master Retribution (trait).png Retribution Retaliation grants you increased damage.
Minor Grandmaster Radiant Power.png Radiant Power Attacks against burning foes have an increased chance to critically hit. Your ferocity is increased.
Major Grandmaster Amplified Wrath.png Amplified Wrath 1 Burning you inflict deals increased damage. Burning duration applied by Virtue of Justice's passive effect is increased.
Major Grandmaster Perfect Inscriptions.png Perfect Inscriptions Signets gain reduced recharge, improved passive effects, and share their passive effects with nearby allies when activated.
Major Grandmaster Radiant Retaliation.png Righteous Instincts Retaliation increases your chances to critically strike and grants might each interval.
See also: List of guardian traits

Version history[edit]

For a detailed specialization history, see here.