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General Information

Sword are Warrior weapons. They are a balanced playstyle weapon suitable for many situations.

Swords are unlocked by the Sword Fighter node on the Destiny Board

Abilities are unlocked as you level up the Sword Fighter skill (see the ability table below)

First, Second, and Passive slot abilities are common to all weapons, while Third Slot abilities are unique to each weapon and do not have a level requirement

The default hotkeys for First, Second, and Third Slot abilities are Q, W, and E, respectively


Sword Families

There are seven "Sword Families" represented by the seven specialization nodes on the Destiny Board. To unlock all of these families, the player must attain at least Tier 4 sword fighter. This will unlock the ability to then also level up specializations. The seven sword families are:

Weapon Families

Sword Types

Icon Name Tier Item Power
Beginner's Broadsword 1 100
Novice's Broadsword 2 300
Journeyman's Broadsword 3 500
Adept's Broadsword 4 700
Adept's Claymore 4 700
Adept's Dual Swords 4 700
Adept's Clarent Blade 4 725
Adept's Carving Sword 4 750
Adept's Galatine Pair 4 775
Adept's Kingmaker 4 800
Expert's Dual Swords 5 800
Expert's Claymore 5 800
Expert's Broadsword 5 800
Expert's Clarent Blade 5 825
Expert's Carving Sword 5 850
Expert's Galatine Pair 5 875
Expert's Kingmaker 5 900
Master's Dual Swords 6 900
Master's Claymore 6 900
Master's Broadsword 6 900
Master's Clarent Blade 6 925
Master's Carving Sword 6 950
Master's Galatine Pair 6 975
Master's Kingmaker 6 1,000
Grandmaster's Broadsword 7 1,000
Grandmaster's Claymore 7 1,000
Grandmaster's Dual Swords 7 1,000
Grandmaster's Clarent Blade 7 1,025
Grandmaster's Carving Sword 7 1,050
Grandmaster's Galatine Pair 7 1,075
Grandmaster's Kingmaker 7 1,100
Elder's Dual Swords 8 1,100
Elder's Broadsword 8 1,100
Elder's Claymore 8 1,100
Elder's Clarent Blade 8 1,125
Elder's Carving Sword 8 1,150
Elder's Galatine Pair 8 1,175
Elder's Kingmaker 8 1,200

Spells and Abilities

Icon Spell/Ability Name Spell Slot Energy Cost Cast Time Range Cooldown Mastery Unlock
Heroic Cleave First 12 Instant 3m 3s 1
Heroic Strike First 7 Instant 3m 3s 1
Deep Cuts (Swords) Passive - - - - 1
Weakening Passive - - - - 6
Heroic Fighting Passive - - - - 20
Increased Defence (Swords) Passive - - - - 50
Interrupt (Swords) Second 35 0s 3m 10s 1
Iron Will Second 32 Instant Self 20s 3
Hamstring Second 35 Instant 3m 10s 15
Splitting Slash Second 42 Instant 14m 15s 40
Parry Strike Second 9% 0s Self 18s 70
Spinning Blades Third 60 Instant 13m 20s 1
Mighty Swing Third 48 Instant 6m 15s 1
Fearless Strike Third 56 Instant 11m 20s 1
Majestic Smash Third 67 Instant 6m 25s 1
Soulless Stream Third 77 1.1s (uninterruptible) 8.5m 30s 1
Mighty Blow Third 35 Instant 10m 10s 1
Charge Third 56 0.4s (uninterruptible) 13m 20s 1

Related Patch Notes

Patch LinkDatePatch RevisionPatch NamePatch Notes
6 December 2017105727Kay UpdateSwords:
  • Mighty Swing:
    • Hit delay: 0.4s → 0.2s
    • Stand time: 0s -> 0.3s
27 September 201798217Joseph Update
  • Removed the Threat Generation Passive
  • Added New Passive: Weakening
    • Every normal attack, you reduce the target's damage and heal power by 4% for 1s.
  • New W-Spell: Splitting Slash
    • Splits the earth in a straight line in front of you. Any enemy directly hit will receive x damage, and be rooted for y.
  • Spinning Blades:
    • Range: 11m -> 14m
    • Jump Movespeed: 13 -> 20 (This means jump time changed from: 0.85s -> 0.65s)
    • Cooldown: 15s -> 20s
    • Energycost: 15 -> 17
  • Fearless Strike:
    • The slow has been removed
    • Instead the spell now reduces enemy resistances, depending on active heroic charges.
    • Range: 9m -> 11m
    • Energycost: 16 -> 15
    • Max Armor Shred: 0.24 -> 0.20