Smoldering Arrow

From Guild Wars 2 Wiki
Jump to navigationJump to search

Smoldering Arrow.png

Smoldering Arrow

Warrior icon small.png Warrior (skill list)
Weapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.png
Game link
0.25¼ Activation time  0.5½ Recharge time  3 Ammunition  
Smoldering Arrow

Shoot an arrow that explodes on impact, blinding foes.

Damage.png Damage: 77 (0.2)?
Blinded.png Blindness (5s): Next outgoing attack misses.
Daze.png Daze: 1 second
Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
Maximum Count.png Maximum Count: 3
Count Recharge.png Count Recharge: 16 seconds
Count Recharge.png Count Recharge: 20 seconds
Radius.png Radius: 180
Explosion.png Explosion
Combo.png Combo Finisher: Physical Projectile
Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Strength Strength

Arms Arms

Defense Defense

Discipline Discipline

Spellbreaker Spellbreaker

Bladesworn Bladesworn


  • This skill has a maximum count of 3.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 27, 2023
  • Reduced ammunition recharge time from 20 seconds to 16 seconds in PvE only.
August 23, 2022
  • (PvE only) Now applies 1 second of dazed on hit.
September 21, 2021
  • (Undocumented) This skill now triggers an explosion.
October 02, 2018
  • This skill now uses the ammunition system. Maximum ammunition is set at 3 with a recharge time of 20 seconds per charge. Time between uses has been set to 0.5 seconds.
April 19, 2016
  • The recharge time of this skill has been reduced from 15 seconds to 12 seconds.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Longbow weapon skill range has been increased to 1200.
February 26, 2013
  • This ability is now a full projectile finisher.
December 14, 2012
  • Increased the velocity of arrows fired from Longbow skills by 30%.
September 17, 2012
  • This skill's casting time has been reduced.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Smoldering Arrow has been added to the game.