Dev Blog - Protection

Dev Blog - Protection

Thursday, February 11, 2021

Protection

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.

Archetype Resource: Justice (Max Stacks 6)

Active Skills

Shield Bash

Smash a target dealing damage and a slight slow for 3 seconds. Gain 1 Justice.

Spirit's Resolve

Heal yourself for a moderate amount instantly. Gain 1 Justice.

Provoke

Let out a shout, taunting all nearby creatures to target you. Gain 1 Justice.

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 Justice 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 Justice 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 Justice consumed.

Hand of Protection

Lay your hands on an ally, redirecting 50% of the damage dealt to them to yourself. Gain 1 Justice.

Spirit Shield

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 Justice consumed.

Unchained

The user is unable to be impaired by any movement impairing abilities or effects for the next 12 seconds (slows, stuns and snares). Gain 3 Justice.

Blessed Earth

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 Justice consumed.

Passive Skills

Reinforced Shield

If you are wielding a shield, your Defense Power is increased by a bonus 5%.

 

Battle General

Increases the duration of banner abilities by 10 seconds.

 

Strong Footed

Reduces the duration of Slows, Stuns and Snares by 20%.

 

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