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This is a list of known thief skills.

Profession mechanic skills[edit]

*This ability does not occupy space on the skill bar.

Type Skill Recharge Description
Tango-recharge-darker.png30 Shadowstep to your foe and steal from them.

Weapon skills[edit]

Weapon Equipped in Skill Initiative Description
Dagger Stealth Skill
Initiative.png  Attack your foe from the shadows, striking for double damage if you hit from behind.
Main hand
Double Strike.png
 Double Strike
Initiative.png  Strike your foe twice.
Redirect Arrow.png
Wild Strike.png
 Wild Strike
Initiative.png  Strike your foe again. Gain endurance with a successful strike.
Redirect Arrow.png
Lotus Strike.png
 Lotus Strike
Initiative.png  Strike your foe and inflict poison.
Initiative.png 3 Leap and strike your foe. The less health your target has, the more damage you cause.
Death Blossom.png
 Death Blossom
Shadow Shot.png
 Shadow Shot
Initiative.png 4 Fire an unblockable shot at your foe, which blinds them, and then shadowstep to them for a dagger strike.
Dagger alone
Twisting Fangs.png
 Twisting Fangs
Off hand
Dancing Dagger.png
 Dancing Dagger
Initiative.png 3 Throw a dagger that cripples nearby foes and returns to you.
Cloak and Dagger.png
 Cloak and Dagger
Initiative.png 5 Stab your foe and vanish in stealth, leaving them vulnerable.
Pistol Stealth Skill
Sneak Attack.png
 Sneak Attack
Initiative.png  Sneak attack with rapid fire from your pistol and make your foe bleed.
Main hand
Vital Shot.png
 Vital Shot
Initiative.png  Bleed your foe with a shot to the vitals.
Body Shot.png
 Body Shot
Initiative.png 4 Make your foe vulnerable with a body shot.
Shadow Strike.png
 Shadow Strike
Initiative.png 4 Stab your foe, then shadowstep away and shoot them. Unlock repeater for a short time.
Initiative.png 5 Blast your foe repeatedly with both pistols. Gain initiative if all attacks hit.
Pistol alone
Initiative.png 2 Blast your foe with rapid fire from your pistol.
Off hand
Black Powder.png
 Black Powder
Initiative.png 6 Fire a black powder shot, blinding nearby foes with the smoke cloud.
Sword Stealth Skill Unknow Initiative.png 
Main hand
Slice (thief skill).png
 Slice → unknown → unknown
Initiative.png  Slice your foe. → Unknown.Unknown. (Cripples foe)
Infiltrator's Strike.png
 Infiltrator's Strike →  
Invisible Stalker.png
 Shadow Return
Initiative.png 3 Shadowstep to a foe and strike them. Use Shadow Return
to shadowstep back and cure one condition.
Flanking Strike.png
 Flanking Strike
Initiative.png 4 Evade and stab your foe.
Pistol Whip.png
 Pistol Whip
Initiative.png 5 Pistol-whip your foe, stunning them, then slash repeatedly with your sword.
Sword alone
Stab (thief sword skill).png
Initiative.png 4 Stab your foe.
Shortbow Stealth Skill Unknown.
Both hands
Trick Shot.png
 Trick Shot
Cluster Bomb.png
 Cluster Bombunknown
Initiative.png 3 Fire a cluster bomb at target area. Detonate in midair for multiple explosions.
Disabling Shot (thief short bow skill).png
 Disabling Shot
Choking Gas.png
 Choking Gas
Initiative.png 4 Fire an arrow that fills the target area with a poisonous cloud. Foes at or above the poison threshold are dazed.
(The same foe cannot be dazed more than once per interval.)
Infiltrator's Arrow.png
 Infiltrator's Arrow
Initiative.png 6 Fire an arrow and shadowstep to the target area, blinding nearby foes.
Speargun Stealth Skill Unknown.
Piercing Shot.png
 Piercing Shot
Initiative.png  Bleed multiple foes in a line with a piercing shot.
Initiative.png 5 Fire four shots at your foe.
Poison Tip Strike.png
Initiative.png 4 Shoot a harpoon and retreat, leaving a trail of poison.
Disabling Shot (thief harpoon gun skill).png
 Disabling Shot
Ink Shot.png
 Ink Shot
Initiative.png 5 Shoot an ink shot that blinds foes in a line. Detonate the shot and shadowstep to it.
Harpoon Stealth Skill Unknown.
Stab (thief spear skill).png
 Stab → unknown → unknown
Flanking Dive.png
 Flanking Strike
Initiative.png 3 Evade your foe and then strike, dealling increased damage from the side or behind.
Nine-Tailed Strike.png
 Nine-Tailed Strike
Tow Line.png
 Tow Line
Initiative.png 4 Throw a tow line that pulls enemies to you. Gain stealth and access to Hooked Spear if this skill hits.
Shadow Assault.png
 Shadow Assault
Initiative.png 5 Strike your foe repeatedly with a shadowy assault. Evades while active.

Slot skills[edit]

Slot Skill Type Skill Recharge Description
Healing General
Hide in Shadows.png
 Hide in Shadows
Tango-recharge-darker.png30 Vanish in stealth and cure conditions. Then gain regeneration and heal yourself.
Tango-recharge-darker.png18 Cure conditions, then roll backward while healing and evading attacks.
Signet of Malice.png
 Signet of Malice
Tango-recharge-darker.png15 Signet Passive: Heals when you attack.
Signet Active: Gain health.
Utility Maneuver
Tango-recharge-darker.png30 Gain quickness, fury and swiftness.
Roll for Initiative.png
 Roll for Initiative
Tango-recharge-darker.png35 Evade backward to regenerate initiative and recover from crippled, chilled, and immobilized.
Shadow Refuge.png
 Shadow Refuge
Tango-recharge-darker.png60 Create a pulsing refuge at the target area that heals allies and cloaks them in stealth.
Tango-recharge-darker.png50 Shadowstep to target area. Becomes Shadow Return, which returns you to your starting area and cures three conditions.
Assassin's Signet.png
 Assassin's Signet
Infiltrator's Signet.png
 Infiltrator's Signet
Tango-recharge-darker.png30 Signet Passive: Regenerates one extra initiative every ten seconds.
Signet Active: Shadowstep to your foe.
Signet of Agility.png
 Signet of Agility
Tango-recharge-darker.png30 Signet Passive: Grants increased precision.
Signet Active: Refill endurance and cleanse conditions from nearby allies.
Signet of Shadows.png
 Signet of Shadows
Tango-recharge-darker.png20 Signet Passive: Grants a 25% increase in movement speed.
Signet Active: Apply conditions to foes near your target.
Needle Trap.png
 Needle Trap
Shadow Trap.png
 Shadow Trap
Blinding Powder.png
 Blinding Powder
Tango-recharge-darker.png40 Blind nearby foes and grant stealth to nearby allies.
Tango-recharge-darker.png30 Scatter caltrops that bleed and cripple foes.
Scorpion Wire.png
 Scorpion Wire
Tango-recharge-darker.png1 Throw a scorpion wire and pull your foe to you.
Smoke Screen.png
 Smoke Screen
Tango-recharge-darker.png25 Create a smoke screen that blocks missiles and blinds foes.
Devourer Venom.png
 Devourer Venom
Tango-recharge-darker.png40 Your next few attacks immobilize foes.
Ice Drake Venom.png
 Ice Drake Venom
Tango-recharge-darker.png36 Chill foes with your next few attacks.
Skale Venom.png
 Skale Venom
Tango-recharge-darker.png30 Apply vulnerability and torment with your next few attacks.
Spider Venom.png
 Spider Venom
Tango-recharge-darker.png30 Poison foes with your next few attacks.
Elite General
Dagger Storm.png
 Dagger Storm
Tango-recharge-darker.png90 Spin around, reflecting projectiles and throwing daggers that cripple and bleed nearby foes. You can move while spinning.
Thieves Guild.png
 Thieves Guild
Tango-recharge-darker.png120 Call more thieves to support you in combat.
Basilisk Venom.png
 Basilisk Venom
Tango-recharge-darker.png40 Your attacks are unblockable and turn foes to stone.
Downed General
Venomous Knife.png
 Venomous Knife
Tango-recharge-darker.png Throw a knife, bleeding and poisoning your target.
Smoke Bomb (thief skill).png
 Smoke Bomb
Tango-recharge-darker.png20 Drop a smoke bomb and vanish in stealth.
Trail of Knives.png
 Trail of Knives
Tango-recharge-darker.png Throw a knife that bounces off nearby foes crippling them.
Drowning General