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Stance is a skill type that grants temporary bonuses to the user.

List of stance skills[edit]

Skill Underwater.png Hero point.png Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description

Warrior tango icon 20px.png Warrior[edit]

Defiant Stance.png
 Defiant Stance
2 0.25¼ 30 Heal yourself. Absorb all incoming strikes for a period of time.
Balanced Stance.png
 Balanced Stance
3 40 Gain stability and swiftness on an interval. Become immune to critical hits.
Berserker Stance.png
 Berserker Stance
4 30 Gain adrenaline for a short time. Gain pulsing resistance.
Endure Pain.png
 Endure Pain
4 60 Take no damage from attacks. You are still susceptible to conditions and crowd control effects.
Frenzy (warrior skill).png
2 40 Frenzy to gain quickness and might.

Ranger tango icon 20px.png Ranger (requires Soulbeast)[edit]

Bear Stance.png
 Bear Stance
0.75¾ 25 Heal yourself and your pet. Lose conditions while in this stance, healing for each condition lost.
Dolyak Stance.png
 Dolyak Stance
30 Gain defensive boons and remove conditions that impede movement. Prevent application of such conditions while in this stance.
Griffon Stance.png
 Griffon Stance
40 Gain endurance. Your endurance recovery is greatly improved and you gain might when you evade attacks.
Moa Stance.png
 Moa Stance
15 25 Gain boons. Increase the duration of boons you grant while in this stance.
Vulture Stance.png
 Vulture Stance
15 30 While in this stance, striking a foe inflicts poison and grants you might.
This effect can occur once per interval.
One Wolf Pack.png
 One Wolf Pack
25 0.75¾ 60 Your successful attacks will trigger a second strike while in this stance.
This effect can occur once per interval.

Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Elementalist (requires Weaver)[edit]

Aquatic Stance.png
 Aquatic Stance
Not available underwater.png 0.75¾ 4 Striking a foe causes water to erupt from them, healing your nearby allies.
Primordial Stance.png
 Primordial Stance
5 Channel the prime elements at their core, dealing damage based on your current attunements. Fully attuning deals the same condition twice.
Stone Resonance.png
 Stone Resonance
5 Enter an earthen state, gaining barrier periodically over the course of the stance.
Twist of Fate.png
 Twist of Fate
Not available underwater.png 1 5 Break stun, then spin and briefly evade attacks.
5 Stance. For a period of time, you forego your weaver training, choosing to fully attune to elements instead. Gain boons based on your primary attunement, and reduce all attunement cooldowns.
Weave Self.png
 Weave Self
0.75¾ 90 Temporarily reduce the recharge time of attunements while gaining bonuses for attuning to new elements. Successfully attuning to all elements ends this stance and grants Perfect Weave.

Related traits[edit]

Traits that improve stances[edit]

Traits that activate stances[edit]


  • Being in a stance used to have upkeep cost of endurance regeneration.