Strong-footed and brave, these users never lose their unbreakable spirit in the heat of battle. The preferred archetype of the mighty Ravenguard, users of Protection are often found in the vanguard of armies, defending their allies and bashing in the skulls of their enemies. Their morale in battle is legendary, a powerful force which affects friend and foe alike.
Archetype Bonus: Increases Might and Dexterity by 1 point per 3 levels.
Smash a target dealing damage and a slight slow for 3 seconds. Gain 2 Aether.
Heal yourself for a moderate amount instantly. Gain 2 Aether.
Let out a shout, taunting all nearby creatures to target you. Gain 2 Aether.
Banner of Protection
Summon a battle standard, increasing the defense power of all nearby allies for 20 seconds. Increases the Defense Power for each stack of Aether consumed.
Banner of Justice
Summon a battle standard, increasing the Attack Power of all nearby allies for 20 seconds. Increases the Attack Power for each stack of Aether consumed.
Banner of Virtue
Summon a battle standard, healing all nearby allies based on your Defense Power for 20 seconds. Increases the healing for each stack of Aether consumed.
Hand of Protection
Lay your hands on an ally, redirecting 50% of the damage dealt to them to yourself. Gain 2 Aether.
Call down a spirit shield to protect you, increasing your Defense Power by 25% for 6 seconds. Defense Power is increased for each stack of Aether consumed.
The user is unable to be impaired by any movement impairing abilities or effects for the next 12 seconds (slows, stuns and snares). Gain 5 Aether.
Blesses the earth around the user, dealing damage every second to all targets around and healing the user as well for each target hit. Increases damage and healing done per Aether consumed.
If you are wielding a shield, your Defense Power is increased by a bonus 5%.
Increases the duration of banner abilities by 10 seconds.
Reduces the duration of Slows, Stuns and Snares by 20%.
Anytime you receive healing from any source, your defensive power is increased by 0.5% for 10 seconds. Stacking up to 40 times. New Stacks refresh the duration.
Reduces the cooldown on provoke and hand of protection by 50%.