Static Discharge (trait skill)

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the trait skill. For the trait, see Static Discharge.

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Static Discharge

Engineer icon small.png Engineer (trait skill list)
Static Discharge Static Discharge
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Static Discharge

Hit multiple foes with arcs of chain lightning. Critical hits with this ability deal increased damage.

Damage.png Damage: 88 (0.33)?
Damage.png Damage: 53 (0.2)?
Ferocity attribute.png Critical Damage Increase: 100%
Miscellaneous effect.png Number of Bounces: 2
Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

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Tooltip damage erroneously uses the weapon strength of the mainhand weapon, but the damage dealt uses the unequipped 690.5 value.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Reduced power coefficient from 0.33 to 0.2.
December 11, 2018
  • The critical damage of this trait has been increased by 100%. Its base damage has been reduced by 50%.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Static Discharge has been added to the game.