Defensive Stance


Defensive Stance

Defensive Stance

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Self
Cost: 2430 Stamina
Skill description
Bolster your defenses, reflecting the next spell projectile cast at you back to the enemy. The reflected spell projectile stuns the enemy for 4 seconds. While you have a shield equipped and this ability slotted, the amount of damage you can block is increased by 8% and the cost of blocking is reduced by 8%.

New effect
The reflected spell projectile stuns the enemy,

Name: Defensive Stance
Type: Active ability
Location: Weapon > One Hand and Shield
Unlocks at: One Hand and Shield rank 14

Champion Points buffing this skill:
Champion Points protecting against this skill:


Defensive Stance is a skill located in the One-Handed and Shield (which can be found in the Weapon skill tree). Defensive Stance is a morph of Defensive Posture.


Base ability

Defensive Posture
Defensive Posture

Other morph

Absorb Magic
Absorb Magic


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