Resistance

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the boon. For the rune, see Superior Rune of Resistance.
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Resistance

Effect type
Boon
Stacking
Duration
Game link

Conditions currently on you are ineffective; stacks duration.

— In-game description

Resistance is a boon that temporarily negates the affected target of all effects caused by conditions. For example, when a character affected by fear has resistance applied to them, they'll no longer be forced to run away from the casting enemy. When resistance ends, they'll resume running in fear if the condition is still in place.

Related skills[edit]

Weapon skills that grant resistance[edit]

Firebrand tango icon 20px.png Tome of Courage

Common Turtle Banner

Healing skills that grant resistance[edit]

Utility skills that grant resistance[edit]

Profession mechanics that grant resistance[edit]

Skills that convert immobilize or taunt to resistance[edit]

Primary article: Conditions#Skills that convert conditions into boons

Related traits[edit]

Traits that grant resistance[edit]

Spellbreaker tango icon 20px.png Spellbreaker Spellbreaker

Revenant tango icon 20px.png Corruption (specialization) Corruption

Revenant tango icon 20px.png Invocation Invocation

Chronomancer tango icon 20px.png Chaos Chaos

Traits affected by resistance[edit]

Revenant tango icon 20px.png Corruption (specialization) Corruption

Traits that convert immobilize or taunt to resistance[edit]

Primary article: Conditions#Traits that convert conditions into boons

Related equipment[edit]

See also: Boon#Related equipment

Upgrade components that grant resistance[edit]

Version history[edit]

Patch Changes
May 08, 2018
  • This boon now converts to 3 seconds of chill when it is corrupted.
February 06, 2018
  • Resistance now converts to 2 seconds of immobilize.
October 18, 2016
  • The duration-based boons Protection, Quickness, Regeneration, Resistance, Retaliation, and Vigor will now only stack up to 5 times instead of 9.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Resistance has been added to the game.