Stealth Attack

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Stealth Attack is a skill type available exclusively to the thief profession. They replace the thief's first weapon skill while the thief is in stealth and are determined by the weapon set.

List of stealth attack skills[edit]

Weapon Stealth attack Description
Dagger
Backstab.png
 Backstab
Attack your foe from the shadows, striking for double damage if you hit from behind.
Pistol
Sneak Attack.png
 Sneak Attack
Sneak attack with rapid fire from your pistol and make your foe bleed.
Sword
Tactical Strike.png
 Tactical Strike
Blind your foe by bashing them with your sword hilt. Daze them instead if you attack from behind. Applies vulnerability.
Short bow
Surprise Shot.png
 Surprise Shot
Shoot an arrow that immobilizes your foe.
Staff (Daredevil)
Hook Strike.png
 Hook Strike
Attack your foes with stealth, knocking enemies down.
Harpoon gun
The Ripper.png
 The Ripper
Fire a shot from stealth to bleed your target.
Spear
Deadly Strike.png
 Deadly Strike
Attack from stealth, bleeding and weakening your target.
Downed
Venomous Knife.png
 Venomous Knife
Throw a knife, bleeding and poisoning your target.

List of Deadeye stealth attack skills[edit]

Specializing as a Deadeye further enhances the above skills depending on the amount of malice consumed.

Weapon Stealth attack Description
Dagger
Malicious Backstab.png
 Malicious Backstab
Attack your foe from the shadows and strike for double the damage if you hit from behind. Consumes all malice when striking your mark to deal bonus damage.
Pistol
Malicious Sneak Attack.png
 Malicious Sneak Attack
Sneak attack with rapid fire from your pistol and make your foe bleed. Consumes all malice when striking your mark to inflict additional torment per bullet used.
Sword
Malicious Tactical Strike.png
 Malicious Tactical Strike
Blind your foe by bashing them with your sword hilt, or daze them if you attack from behind. Consumes all malice when striking your mark to restore endurance based on the malice used.
Rifle
Death's Judgment.png
 Death's Judgment
Reveal yourself and fire a powerful shot at your foe. If this attack hits your mark, it consumes all malice and deals increased damage for each malice consumed.
Short bow
Malicious Surprise Shot.png
 Malicious Surprise Shot
Shoot an arrow that immobilizes your foe. If the arrow hits your marked target, it consumes all malice and splinters, firing new arrows at nearby foes for each malice consumed.
Harpoon gun
Malicious Ripper.png
 Malicious Ripper
Fire a shot while in stealth to bleed your target. Consumes all malice when striking your mark to add additional bleeding stacks.
Spear
Malicious Deadly Strike.png
 Malicious Deadly Strike
Attack while in stealth, bleeding and weakening your target. Consumes all malice to deal bonus damage if it strikes your mark.

Related traits[edit]