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Disambig icon.png This article is about the Shadow Strike chain skill. For the pistol skill without a offhand, see Repeater (offhand empty).



2 Initiative  10.25¼ Activation time  

Thief tango icon 20px.png Thief (skill list)
Main hand pistol
Off hand dagger
Weapon slot 3
Dual Wield
Shadow Strike.png → Repeater.png
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Dual Wield. Blast your foe with rapid fire from your pistol.

 Damage.png Damage (5x): 550 (1.5)?
 Bleeding.png5 Bleeding (4s): 440 Damage
 Combo.png Combo Finisher: Physical Projectile (20% chance)
 Range.png Range: 900

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Critical Strikes Critical Strikes[edit]

  • Deadly Aim (trait) Deadly Aim - Your pistol and harpoon gun attacks now pierce and inflict less damage.

Deadly Arts Deadly Arts[edit]


  • Applies one stack of Bleeding.png Bleeding per hit.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
April 23, 2019
  • Initiative cost of this skill has been reduced from 4 to 2 in all game modes.
March 05, 2019
  • Shadow Strike: This skill now grants access to Repeater for 4 seconds upon landing a successful melee hit.
  • For builds that use a pistol in their main hand with no off-hand weapon, the damage of this skill has been increased by 20%. Striking a foe with this skill now applies 4 seconds of bleeding per hit.
  • (Undocumented) Reduced initiative cost to 4 and cast time to 1.25s.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • All skills categorized as dual-wield have received a 5% damage increase.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Repeater has been added to the game.