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 Stealth Attack. Attack your foe from the shadows, striking for double damage if you hit from behind.
Pistol Sneak Attack.png Sneak Attack Stealth Attack. Sneak attack with rapid fire from your pistol and make your foe bleed.
Sword Tactical Strike.png Tactical Strike Stealth Attack. 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 Stealth Attack. Shoot an arrow that immobilizes your foe.
Staff (Daredevil) Hook Strike.png Hook Strike Stealth Attack. Attack your foes with stealth, knocking enemies down.
Harpoon gun The Ripper.png The Ripper Stealth Attack. Fire a shot from stealth to bleed your target.
Spear Deadly Strike.png Deadly Strike Stealth Attack. Attack from stealth, bleeding and weakening your target.
Downed Venomous Knife.png Venomous Knife Stealth Attack. 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 Stealth Attack. 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 Stealth Attack. Sneak attack with a rapid fire from your pistol that makes 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 Stealth Attack. Blind your foe by bashing them with your sword hilt, or daze them if you attack from behind. Applies vulnerability. Consumes all malice when striking your mark to restore endurance based on the malice used.
Rifle Death's Judgment.png Death's Judgment Stealth Attack. 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 Stealth Attack. 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 Stealth Attack. 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 Stealth Attack. Attack while in stealth, bleeding and weakening your target. Consumes all malice to deal bonus damage if it strikes your mark.

Related traits[edit]