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Sword Skills are exclusive skills available to the Fighter, Assassin, and Mystic Knight.

SkillsEdit

One-Handed sword skills are primarily based upon exploiting the versatility of the sword, movement of the player, and openings left by the enemy. Using a shield in combination with a sword allows the player to exploit both versatile attack and defense turning them into a deadly opponent.

Fighter, Assassin, and Mystic Knight:Edit

(These skills can also be used wielding a Mace)

Skill Rank DP Description
Blink Strike - - Rushes the target and visits a powerful blow upon them.
Broad Cut 1 200 Cuts a broad swath with the blade while falling back to avoid attacks.
Tusk Toss 2 400 Traces a grand skyward arc with the blade, sending lighweight foes into the air.
Burst Strike 3 600 An advanced form of Blink Strike honed to travel greater distances.
Broad Slash 4 1,000 An advanced form of Broad Cut. The path can be altered while executing the attack.
Compass Slash 5 1,400 Spins with blade extended, drawing a deadly circle especially effective when surrounded, Employable while under attack.
Downthrust 5 1,400 Plants the blade into the earth at one's feet. Though its range is limited, the force behind the thrust is great.
Antler Toss 6 1,600 An advanced form of Tusk Toss able to lift even heavier foes aloft. It can strike foes multiple times midair.
Downcrack 7 2,000 An advanced form of Downthrust that strikes twice. It is more powerful and broader in reach.
Full Moon Slash 7 2,000 An advanced form of Compass Slash gifted with broader reach and the ability to hit multiple times.
Blitz Strike Requires Swordsman's Ring/Band - An advanced form of Burst Strike that moves more quickly and travels even greater distances.
Downcrush Requires Swordsman's Ring/Band - An advanced form of Downcrack that hits for greater damage and can land additional strikes on withdrawal.


Fighter Only:Edit

Skill Rank DP Description
Skyward Lash 1 250 Looses a flury of skyward slashes well-suited to bringing flying foes to the ground.
Flesh Skewer 3 800 Thrusts the blade into the target's body, pinning them in place while raining further blows upon them.
Heavenward Lash 4 1,300 An advanced form of Skyward Lash that appends still more slashes to the onslaught.
Hindsight Slash 4 1,300 Ducks backward afore charging in to deliver a slashing blow. Using it as an evasive maneuver increases its power.
Hindsight Sweep 6 1,800 An advanced form of Hindsight Slash that becomes even stronger as attacks are evaded.
Soul Skewer 6 1,800 An advanced form of Flesh Skewer that binds the target for a longer while visiting more blows upon them.
Stone Will 6 2,000 Hardens the flesh, allowing the user to stand firm against all attacks and take less damage for a time.
Steel Will 8 4,000 An advanced form of Stone Will that remains active for a longer period of time.
Legion's Bite 9 5,000 Unleashes a swift, powerful and broad reaching onslaught employable even while under attack. Requires a lot of Stamina.
Dragon's Maw 9 7,500 An advanced form of Legion's Bite that extends across an even broader range.
Fate Skewer Requires Fighter's Ring/Band - An advanced form of Soul Skewer with an increased number of strikes and hastened attack speed during the barrage.
Hindsight Strike Requires Fighter's Ring/Band - An advanced form of Hindsight Sweep that strikes twice after evading for an even deadlier riposte.


Assassin Only:Edit

Skill Rank DP Description
Intimate Strike 1 400 Delivers a quick stab and withdrawal slash without distancing user and target, allowing for further blows thereafter.
Initimate Gambit 3 1,200 An advanced form of Intimate Strike. A quick, powerful stab with good odds of stunning its victim. The user stays near the target, allowing for further blows.
Powder Charge 3 1,200 Places an explosive on the ground to be detonated from afar.
Clarity 5 2,000 Holds the blade in wait, deflecting and seamlessly countering enemy attacks.
Powder Blast 5 2,200 An advanced form of Powder Charge that plants a more powerful explosive that can be detonated from afar.
Windmill Slash 6 3,000 Carves foes to ribbons by spinning the blade while swinging it from side to side.
Gouge 7 4,000 Allow you to stab an enemy with your sword that you are clinging to.
Great Windmill 8 5,000 An advanced form of Windmill Slash where the user spins the blade from side to side for more revolutions. The user may move about during the attack.
Clairvoyance 9 6,000 Advanced form of Clarity. Holds the blade in wait, merely deflecting and countering attack from a greater range, pulling more foes into the attack
Dire Gouge 9 6,000 An advanced form of Gouge that appends still more strikes to an onslaught on a foe the user is clinging to.
Deadly Gouge Requires Assassin's Ring/Band - An advanced form of Dire Gouge that boosts attack speed and frenquency, and is harder to break free of.
Powder Barrage Requires Assassin's Ring/Band - An advanced form of Powder Blast that adds additional explosions and tosses its victims even higher into the air.


Mystic Knight Only:Edit

(These skills can also be used wielding a Mace)

Skill Rank DP Description
Sky Dance 1 400 Kicks at the air into a forward charge, delivering a powerful slash in the process.
Perilous Sigil 2 900 Draws a magick sigil that activates contact with the enemy afore activating to devastating effect.
Funnel Sigil 4 1,400 Draws a magick sigil that pulls in nearby lightweight enemies, collecting them together for easy dispatch.
Magick Cannon 4 1,400 Conjures a magickal cannon after a period of incantation. Strike the cannon to fire spellshot at foes.
Ruinous Sigil 4 2,000 An advanced form of Perilous Sigil that affects a larger area for a longer period of time.
Sky Rapture 4 1,600 An advanced form of Sky Dance that propels the user over a greater distance.
Great Cannon 6 2,800 An advanced form of Magick Cannon that increases the number of spellshots round fired.
Vortex Sigil 6 2,800 An advanced form of Funnel Sigil that affects a larger area and remains active for a longer period of time.
Stone Grove 8 900 Plunges the blade into the earth and channels magick into it, causing pillars of stone to erupt around the user.
Stone Forest 9 2,000 An advanced form of Stone Grove that brings forth a greater number of stone pillars.
Maelstrom Sigil Requires Mystic Knight's Ring/Band - An advanced form of Vortex Sigil with an expanded range and stronger pull.
Stone Jungle Requires Mystic Knight's Ring/Band - An advanced form of Stone Forest that generates an even greater number of stone pillars.

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