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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
Steal Steal.png Steal Tango-recharge-darker.png30 Shadowstep to your foe and steal from them.

Weapon skills[edit]

Weapon Equipped in Skill Initiative Description
Dagger Stealth Skill Backstab.png Backstab 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.pngWild Strike.png Wild Strike Initiative.png  Strike your foe again. Gain endurance with a successful strike.
Redirect Arrow.pngLotus Strike.png Lotus Strike Initiative.png  Strike your foe and inflict Poison.
Heartseeker.png Heartseeker Initiative.png 3 Leap and strike your foe. The less health your target has, the more damage you cause.
Dagger+Dagger Death Blossom.png Death Blossom Initiative.png 
Dagger+Pistol 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 Initiative.png 
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 Body Shot.png Vital Shot Initiative.png  Bleed your foe with a shot to the vitals.
Bola Shot.png Bola Shot Initiative.png 
Pistol+Dagger Shadow Strike.png Shadow Strike Initiative.png 4 Stab your foe, then shadowstep away and shoot them. Unlock Repeater for a short time.
Pistol+Pistol Unload.png Unload Initiative.png 5 Blast your foe repeatedly with both pistols. Gain initiative if all attacks hit.
Pistol alone Repeater.png Repeater 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 your target and nearby foes with smoke.
Headshot.png Headshot Initiative.png 
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[sic] to shadowstep back and cure one condition.
Sword+Dagger Flanking Strike.png Flanking Strike Initiative.png 4 Evade and stab your foe.
Sword+Pistol 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 Stab Initiative.png 4 Stab your foe.
Shortbow Stealth Skill Unknown.
Both hands Trick Shot.png Trick Shot Initiative.png 
Cluster Bomb.png Cluster Bombunknown Initiative.png 3 Fire a cluster bomb at the target area. Detonate in midair for multiple explosions.
Disabling Shot (thief short bow skill).png Disabling Shot Initiative.png 
Choking Gas.png Choking Gas Initiative.png 4 Fire an arrow that dazes enemies on impact and poisonous the target area.
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.
Aquatic Piercing Shot.png Piercing Shot Initiative.png  Bleed multiple foes in a line with a piercing shot.
Deluge.png Deluge Initiative.png 5 Fire four shots at your foe.
Poison Tip Strike.png Escape Initiative.png 4 Shoot a harpoon and retreat, leaving a trail of poison.
Disabling Shot (thief harpoon gun skill).png Disabling Shot Initiative.png 
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.
Aquatic Stab (thief spear skill).png Stab → unknown → unknown Initiative.png 
Flanking Dive.png Flanking Strike Initiative.png 3 Evade your foe and then strike, dealing increased damage from the side or behind.
Nine-Tailed Strike.png Nine-Tailed Strike Initiative.png 
Tow Line.png Tow Line Initiative.png 4 Throw a spear 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.
Withdraw.png Withdraw Tango-recharge-darker.png18 Cure conditions, then roll backward while healing and evading attacks.
Signet Signet of Malice.png Signet of Malice Tango-recharge-darker.png15 Signet Passive: Heals when you attack.
Signet Active: Gain health.
Utility Maneuver Haste.png Haste 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.
Shadowstep.png Shadowstep Tango-recharge-darker.png50 Shadowstep to target area. Becomes Shadow Return, which returns you to your starting area and cures three conditions.
Signet Assassin's Signet.png Assassin's Signet Tango-recharge-darker.png
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.
Trap Needle Trap.png Needle Trap Tango-recharge-darker.png
Shadow Trap.png Shadow Trap Tango-recharge-darker.png
Tripwire.png Tripwire Tango-recharge-darker.png
Trick Blinding Powder.png Blinding Powder Tango-recharge-darker.png40 Blind nearby foes and grant stealth to nearby allies.
Caltrops.png Caltrops 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.
Venom 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.
Venom 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.
Bandage.png Bandage Tango-recharge-darker.png
Drowning General    
Shout Bandage.png Bandage Tango-recharge-darker.png