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Retribution (specialization)

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the revenant specialization. For other uses, see Retribution.
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"Ironhammer is ready!"

Channel the power of the legendary dwarf Jalis Ironhammer, and stand resolute against your enemies. This specialization offers a multitude of defensive abilities, strengthening your endurance and mitigating damage.

— In-game description

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Retribution is a core specialization for the revenant that focuses on damage reduction and mitigation, as well as resolution.

Tier Trait Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Minor Adept Enduring Recovery.png Enduring Recovery Gain increased endurance recovery.
Major Adept Planar Protection.png Planar Protection Cast Dome of the Mists when you use a healing skill.
Major Adept Close Quarters.png Close Quarters Reduce strike damage dealt to you from foes beyond the range threshold.
Major Adept Spiritual Reckoning.png Spiritual Reckoning 10 Gain resolution when you use invoke a legend.
Minor Master Unwavering Avoidance.png Unwavering Avoidance 5 Gain vigor when successfully evading an attack.
Major Master Set in Stone.png Set in Stone Gain protection when you use your profession skill 2.
This trait affects True Nature when you are a herald.
Major Master Resolute Evasion.png Resolute Evasion Gain resolution after you dodge.
Major Master Dwarven Battle Training.png Dwarven Battle Training Deal increased strike damage to weakened foes. Disabling a foe applies weakness.
Disables include stun, daze, knockback, pull, knockdown, sink, float, fear, taunt, and launch.
Minor Grandmaster Determined Resolution.png Determined Resolution Strike damage taken is reduced by a percentage while you have resolution.
Major Grandmaster Vicious Reprisal.png Vicious Reprisal 1 While you have resolution, all damage dealt is increased, and you gain might when you strike foes. Resolution granted to you lasts longer.
Major Grandmaster Versed in Stone.png Versed in Stone Rite of the Great Dwarf affects condition damage as well. When struck below the health threshold, cast the Rite of the Great Dwarf. Gain power based on your toughness.
Major Grandmaster Steadfast Rejuvenation.png Steadfast Rejuvenation Heal every second for each point of upkeep currently in use.
See also: List of revenant traits