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Disambig icon.png This article is about the standard effect. For the unremovable effect, see Vigor (effect).



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Endurance regeneration increased by 50%; stacks duration.

— In-game description

Vigor is a boon that increases the endurance regeneration rate, allowing affected targets to dodge more frequently. Vigor stacks with other endurance-regeneration effects (such as traits and signets) up to a maximum of 100% bonus regeneration rate.

Related skills[edit]

See also: Boon#Related skills

Weapon skills that grant vigor[edit]

Bundle skills that grant vigor[edit]

Healing skills that grant vigor[edit]

Utility skills that grant vigor[edit]

Elite skills that grant vigor[edit]

Profession mechanic skills that grant vigor[edit]

Skills that convert bleeding to vigor[edit]

Primary article: Boon#Skills that convert conditions into boons

Common skills that grant vigor[edit]

Related traits[edit]

See also: Boon#Related traits

Traits that grant vigor[edit]

Trait skills that grant vigor[edit]

Traits that improve vigor[edit]

Traits that convert bleeding to vigor[edit]

Primary article: Conditions#Traits that convert conditions into boons

Related equipment[edit]


See also: Boon#Related equipment

Player chatter[edit]

  • When vigor is applied to a character they will occasionally shout out one of the following lines, depending on their race and gender.
Race Gender
Male Female
Asura tango icon 20px.png Asura Health increasing!
Vitality restored!
Charr tango icon 20px.png Charr Back in fighting condition.
That feels good.
Healthy and hale!
Human tango icon 20px.png Human That feels good. I feel good.
Norn tango icon 20px.png Norn Ah, feels nice. Getting healthier!
Sylvari tango icon 20px.png Sylvari Ready for more.
My pain is easing.
Refreshing, I feel energized.
(sigh) That feels better.

Version history[edit]

Patch Changes
February 06, 2018
  • Reduced the bleeding inflicted from 3 stacks for 10 seconds to 2 stacks for 8 seconds when this boon is converted into a condition.
October 18, 2016
  • The duration-based boons Protection, Quickness, Regeneration, Resistance, Retaliation, and Vigor will now only stack up to 5 times instead of 9.
January 26, 2016
  • Vigor and other endurance-regeneration effects (such as traits) now stack up to a maximum of 100% bonus regeneration rate.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • The endurance regeneration rate of this effect has been decreased from 100% to 50%.
  • Condition to Boon Conversion: Vigor converts to 3 stacks of bleeding for 10 seconds (+2 stacks).
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Vigor has been added to the game.


  • Vigor is the only boon that provides no benefit to NPCs.