Assassination


Name: Assassination
Location: Nightblade

Ultimate abilities

Death Stroke

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 5 meters
Cost : 70 Ultimate
Skill description
Ravage an enemy with a spinning attack to deal 1294 Magic Damage and increase your damage against them by 20% for 6 seconds. Also afflicts the enemy with Major Defile, reducing their healing received and Heath Recovery by 30%.

Type: Ultimate Ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Incapacitating Strike

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 5 meters
Cost : 70 Ultimate
Skill description
Ravage an enemy with a spinning attack to deal 1294 Disease Damage and increasing your damage against them by 20% for 6 seconds. Stuns enemies for 3 seconds when cast with 120 Ultimate or more. Also afflicts the enemy with Major Defile, reducing their healing received and Heath Recovery by 30%.

New effect
Deals Disease Damage. With increased Ultimate, stuns enemies.

Morph of: Death Stroke
Type: Ultimate Ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Soul Harvest

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 5 meters
Cost : 70 Ultimate
Skill description
Ravage an enemy with a spinning attack to deal 1294 Magic Damage and increase your damage against them by 20% for 6 seconds. Also afflicts the enemy with Major Defile, reducing their healing received and Heath Recovery by 30%. While slotted, any time you kill an enemy you gain 10 Ultimate.

New effect
While slotted, any time you kill an enemy you gain Ultimate.

Morph of: Death Stroke
Type: Ultimate Ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination




Active abilities

Assassin's Blade

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 5 meters
Cost : 2460 Magicka
Skill description
Thrust a magic blade with a lethal precision to stab an enemy, dealing 409 Magic Damage. Deals 300% more damage to targets below 25% Heath.

Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Killer's Blade

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 5 meters
Cost : 2090 Stamina
Skill description
Thrust a caustic blade with a lethal precision to stab an enemy, dealing 409 Disease Damage. Deals 300% more damage to targets below 25% Heath. Heals you for 20% Max Heath if the target dies within 2 seconds.

New effect
Converts to a Stamina ability and deals Disease Damage. Also heals you if the target dies within 2 seconds.

Morph of: Assassin's Blade
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Impale

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 28 meters
Cost : 2460 Magicka
Skill description
Throw a magic blade with lethal precision to strike an enemy, dealing 409 Magic Damage. Deals 300% more damage to targets below 25% Heath.

New effect
Allows you to use the ability at range.

Morph of: Assassin's Blade
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination






Teleport Strike

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 22 meters
Cost : 4050 Magicka
Skill description
Flash through the shadows and ambush enemy, dealing 535 Magic Damage and stunning them for 2 seconds. If the target is a player, they are briefly snared instead of stunned.

Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Lotus Fan

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 22 meters 6 meter radius
Cost : 4050 Magicka
Skill description
Flash through the shadows and ambush enemy, dealing 535 Magic Damage reducing their movement speed by 60% for 8 seconds. After teleporting you unleash a fan of knives, dealing an additional 472 Magic Damage over 8 seconds to the target and nearby enemies.

New effect
Snares the target for longer instead of stunning them, and deals additional damage over time to the target and nearby enemies.

Morph of: Teleport Strike
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Ambush

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 22 meters
Cost : 3442 Stamina
Skill description
Flash through the shadows and ambush enemy, dealing 554 Physical Damage, stunning them for 2 seconds. Also grants you Empower, increasing the damage of your next attack by 40%. If the target is a player, they are briefly snared instead of stunned.

New effect
Converts to a Stamina ability, and grants you Empower, increasing the damage of your next attack.

Morph of: Teleport Strike
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination






Blur

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Self (26s)
Cost : 3780 Magicka
Skill description
Surround yourself in a phantasmic aura to gain Major Evasion, decreasing area of effect damage by 25% for 26 seconds.

Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Mirage

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Self (26s)
Cost : 3510 Magicka
Skill description
Surround yourself in a phantasmic aura to gain Major Evasion, Minor Resolve and Minor Ward, decreasing area of effect damage by 25% for 26 seconds. and your Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 1320 for 26 seconds.

New effect
Also grants Minor Resolve and Minor Ward for the duration, increasing your Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance.

Morph of: Blur
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Double Take

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Self (26s)
Cost : 3510 Magicka
Skill description
Surround yourself in a phantasmic aura to gain Major Evasion, decreasing area of effect damage by 25% for 26 seconds. Also grants Major Expedition, increasing Movement Speed by 30% for 4 seconds.

New effect
Also grants Major Expedition for a short period after activation, increasing your Movement Speed.

Morph of: Blur
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination






Mark Target

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 50 meters
Cost : 2700 Magicka
Skill description
Expose an enemy’s weaknesses to afflict them with Major Fracture and Major Breach, reducing their Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 5280 for 20 seconds. When a marked enemy dies, you heal yourself for 40% of your Max Health. You can only have one Mark Target active at a time.

Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Piercing Mark

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 50 meters
Cost : 2700 Magicka
Skill description
Expose an enemy’s weaknesses for 5 seconds (detection) and afflict them with Major Fracture and Major Breach, reducing their Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 5280 for 30 seconds. You can detect marked enemies even if they use stealth or invisibiltiy, and when a marked enemy dies, you heal yourself for 40% of your Max Health. You can only have one Piercing Mark active at a time.

New effect
Ability has increased duration, and you can see the target if they use stealth or invisibility.

Morph of: Mark Target
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Reaper's Mark

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Enemy
Range: 50 meters
Cost : 2700 Magicka
Skill description
Expose an enemy’s weaknesses to afflict them with Major Fracture and Major Breach, reducing their Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 5280 for 20 seconds. When a marked enemy dies, you heal yourself for 60% of your Max Health and you gain Major Berserk, increasing your damage done by 25% for 5 seconds. You can only have one Reaping Mark active at a time.

New effect
If the marked target dies, you heal for more and gain Major Berserk, increasing your damage done.

Morph of: Mark Target
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination






Grim Focus

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Self
Cost : 2700 Magicka
Skill description
Build up deadly momentum to gain Minor Berserk, increasing your damage done by 8% for 20 seconds. While active, hitting an enemy with 5 Light or Heavy Attacks (2 charges per Heavy Attack) changes this ability into Assassin’s Will, allowing you to fire a single shot from a spectral bow at an enemy to deal 1478 Magic Damage.

Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Relentless Focus

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Self
Cost : 2295 Stamina
Skill description
Build up deadly momentum to gain Minor Berserk and Minor Endurance, increasing your damage done by 8% and Stamina Recovery by 10% for 20 seconds. While active, hitting an enemy with 5 Light or Heavy Attacks (2 charges per Heavy Attack) changes this ability into Assassin's Scourge, allowing you to fire a single shot from a spectral bow for half cost at an enemy to deal 1524 Disease Damage.

New effect
Converts into a Stamina ability and deals Disease Damage. Grants Minor Endurance, increasing your Stamina Recovery.

Morph of: Grim Focus
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Merciless Resolve

Cast Time: Instant
Target: Self
Cost : 2700 Magicka
Skill description
Build up deadly momentum to gain Minor Berserk, increasing your damage done by 8% for 20 seconds. While active, hitting an enemy with 5 Light or Heavy Attacks (2 charges per Heavy Attack) changes this ability into Assassin’s Will, allowing you to fire a single shot from a spectral bow for half the cost at an enemy to deal 1645 Magic Damage.

New effect
The spectral bow deals more damage.

Morph of: Grim Focus
Type: Active ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination






Passive abilities

Master Assassin

Skill description
Increases Weapon Damage and Spell Damage while while you are sneaking or invisible by 5/10%. Increases the duration of stun from Sneak by 100%.

Type: Passive ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Executioner

Skill description
When an enemy dies within 2 seconds of being damage by one of your Assassination abilities, you restore 1876 Magicka or Stamina, whichever maximum is higher.

Type: Passive ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Pressure Points

Skill description
Increases your Weapon Critical and Spell Critical ratings by 219/438 for each Assassination ability slotted.

Type: Passive ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination



Hemorrhage

Skill description
With an Assassination ability slotted: Increases damage dealt by Critical Damage done by 10%. Dealing Critical Damage grants you and your group Minor Savagery, increasing Weapon Critical Strike rating by 6% for 20 seconds.

Type: Passive ability
Location: Nightblade > Assassination