Serpent's Strike

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Serpent's Strike

1 Activation time  
Ranger tango icon 20px.png Ranger (skill list)
Main hand sword
Weapon slot 2
Monarch's Leap.png → Serpent's Strike.png
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Do an evasive roll around your target, striking and poisoning them.

 Damage.png Damage: 293 (0.8)?
 Poisoned.png2 Poison (6s): 402 Damage, -33% Heal Effectiveness
 Evade.png Evade: 0.75¾ seconds
 Range.png Range: 130

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Skirmishing Skirmishing

Wilderness Survival Wilderness Survival

  • Poison Master Poison Master — Upon using a Beast ability, your pet's next attack will inflict poison; your poison damage is increased.

Soulbeast Soulbeast


  • The listed range is for the actual attack performed after the evasive roll. Total range is about 270 units.
  • This skill behaves differently depending on if it estimates it will hit the target.
    • If it thinks it will hit the target, it will move the ranger about 300 units in a counterclockwise arc from the target. Then if the ranger is closer than about 150 units, they won't move, else they will move forward to about 150 units from the target.
    • If it thinks it will not hit the target, the ranger will move about 300 units to the right, then about 150 units forward, at which point the skill can hit a different enemy if that enemy is within melee range.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
October 01, 2019
  • This skill is now the follow-up skill to Monarch's Leap. It no longer has a recharge.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Increased the number of poison stacks from 1 stack for 6 seconds to 2 stacks for 6 seconds.
  • Movement-speed adjustments no longer affect the intended travel distance.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Serpent's Strike has been added to the game.