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Guardian icon small.png Guardian (skill list)
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0.5½ Activation time  20 Recharge time  

Create a bubble that blocks enemy missiles and grants resolution to allies.

 Resolution.png Resolution (5s): Incoming condition damage decreased by 33%.
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Miscellaneous effect.png Blocks Missiles
 Duration.png Duration: 7 seconds
 Radius.png Radius: 240
 Combo.png Combo Field: Light

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Radiance Radiance

Valor Valor

Virtues Virtues


  • Create a Combo.png Combo Field: Light with a radius of approximately 600 units.
  • Absorbing destroys the projectiles which does not count as block or reflect.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
May 11, 2021
April 23, 2019
  • Skills that destroy missiles will now block missiles instead.
May 08, 2018
  • This skill no longer requires the player to remain still while casting.
June 25, 2013
  • Decreased the cast time from 1.3 seconds to .5 seconds.
December 14, 2012
  • This skill is now a light field.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Refraction has been added to the game.