"My conviction shields me."
Valor focuses heavily on blocking and meditation-based abilities, relying on aegis and various boon enhancements. Block attacks and protect your allies, enduring any onslaught that your foes may present.
— In-game description
|Gain aegis when you are struck while below the health threshold.
|Strength of the Fallen
|Lose conditions every interval. Health degenerates more slowly while downed.
|Cast Lesser Smite Condition when you use a healing skill.
|Focus skills grant you protection and gain reduced recharge.
|Gain protection when you block an incoming attack with aegis.
|Gain toughness when wielding a shield, and shield skills gain reduced recharge.
|Cast Lesser Litany of Wrath when you activate Virtue skill 3.
|Blocking an attack grants aegis to nearby allies.
|Might of the Protector
|Gain might when you block attacks.
|Heal yourself when you grant a boon to an ally.
|Meditation skills heal you and grant fury to nearby allies.
|Aegis you grant reduces the recharge time of Virtue skill 3 when it blocks an attack.
- See also: List of guardian traits
For a detailed specialization history, see here.