- This article is about the game mechanic . For the Guardian shout skill , see "Retreat!".
Retreating is a skill mechanic that is used to roll or jump directly backwards. Often used to evade attacks or for skill-specific benefits, it can also be used for positioning and thus control in battle. Movement-speed adjustments do not affect the intended travel distance.
Weapon skills that cause retreat
- Brutal Shot
- Hornet Sting
- Quick Shot
- Disabling Shot
- Death's Retreat
- Burning Retreat
- Phase Retreat
Underwater weapon skills that cause retreat
Healing skills that cause retreat
Utility skills that cause retreat
Skills with special conditions that cause retreat
- On June 23, 2015, movement-speed adjustments were made to no longer affect the intended travel distance of retreat skills of player characters.