Shadowblade

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Shadowblades are a hybrid magic-melee class. They are skilled at attacking those riding on horseback, and can weaken enemies with their sword before finishing them off with a magic spell.

Guides/Builds

Shadowblade guide by Thunderlike

Dark Illusion Knight
6 Sta
99+11+ Agi
38+2 Dex
53+1 Spi

71 Darkness
50 Horseriding
8 Invocation
10 Evasion

Shadowblade Overlord
82+8 Str
38+2 Dex
77 Spi

74 Darkness
12 Confusion
8 Invocation
50 Horseriding

Chaos Lord
28+2/29+1 Dex(Eternal night set!)
77 Spi
87+13 Int

75 Darkness
12 Confusion
26 Elemental
8 Evasion
8 Invocation
20 Horseriding

Harlequin
99+11+ Agi
40 Sta
50 Spi

21 Evasion
8 Invocation
71 Darkness
41 Confusion

Shadowblade Skill Limits

Melee Magic Special Finesse
Slash Bash Elemental Invocation Darkness Confusion Horsemanship Alchemy Dispatch Evasion
Max 65 15 30 25 90 55 50 15 30 25
Skills 6/7 1/6 4/12 2/7 10/10 8/10 3/3 2/7 3/6 3/7

Class Skills

Mage Skills
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
mage-01.png Mage L01 Fire Bolt 28 0.8s / 2s / 0 Fire attack
mage-12.png Mage L12 Shock 44 0.5s / 20s / 0 Lightning attack + chance to Stun
sorcerer-20.png Sorcerer L20 Shadow Garments passive Fire, Cold, Lightning Resistance (Dark Aura armor)
disk_zpsa0b6a6ba.png Sorcerer L60 Discomfort passive +5% Debuff duration
shadowblade-45a.png Shadowblade L45 Dark Shield passive Reduce rebound damage from Dark Aura
shadowblade-45b.png Shadowblade L45 Median Riding passive Allow skill use while on horseback
shadowblade-50.png Shadowblade L50 Conceal 240 3s / 120s / 300s Cast Hide on nearby party members

Skills

Melee Skills
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
melee-004.png Melee 4 Slash 10 0 / 10s / 0 Attack that can't be evaded (Melee Weapon)
melee-035.png Melee 35 Bash 18 0 / 10s / 0 Attack + pushback, chance to stun (Weapon restrictions)
melee-070.png Melee 70 Misdirection 10 0 / 60s / 0 Lose aggro
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
slash-08.png Slash 8 Slice 15 0 / 10s / 0 Double attack (1H weapons)
slash-12.png Slash 12 Whirling Strike 28 0 / 15s / 0 AOE melee attack (2H Sword)
slash-21.png Slash 21 Parry 9 0 / 10s / 2s Avoid enemy attacks (2H Weapons, Dagger)
slash-26.png Slash 26 Concentration 18 0 / 20s / 120s Increased Accuracy of next attack
slash-41.png Slash 41 Brutal Strike 14 0 / 10s / 0 100% chance to hit target, ignores armor (Melee Weapon)
slash-61.png Slash 61 Sword Mastery passive Increased damage with swords and daggers (Sword, Dagger)
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
blow-08.png Bash 8 Stun 15 0 / 8s / 0 Attack + 30% chance to stun (Blunt, 2H Blunt, Wand)
Finesse Skills
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
tech-03.png Finesse 3 Backstep 5 0 / 3s / 1s Quick dodge by hopping backwards, +100 Dodge
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
mixing-08.png Alchemy 8 Poison Making 3 1s / 0 / 0 Creates Poison
(Deadly Nightshade x1
Container x1)
mixing-12.png Alchemy 12 Toxify 15 2s / 10s / 120s Coat weapon with Poison to stop LP regen (Poison x1)
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
assassin-08.png Dispatch 8 Backstab 15 0 / 30s / 0 Back + stab = backstab (Dagger, Knuckles)
assassin-12.png Dispatch 12 Dagger Throw 10 0 / 5s / 0 Ranged attack (Dagger)
assassin-26.png Dispatch 26 Rush 30 0 / 90s / 20s Each attack hits twice, caster takes more damage
(Dagger, Knuckles)
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
evade-08.png Evasion 8 Dash 18 0 / 30s / 2s Temporary movement speed buff
evade-16.png Evasion 16 Quick Step 35 0 / 90s / 60s Self dodge buff
evade-21.png Evasion 21 Tangled Fingers 22 0 / 30s / 0 - accuracy
Magic Skills
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
element-08.png Elemental 8 Hailstone 18 0.3s / 2s / 4s Ice attack
element-12.png Elemental 12 Thunder Ball 50 2s / 5s / 0 AOE Lightning attack
element-21.png Elemental 21 Ice Spear 59 1.5s / 5s / 0 Ice attack
element-26.png Elemental 26 Fire Storm 100 6s / 30s / 0 Flame tornado attack
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
embody-08.png Invocation 8 Soul Bright 14 1s / 7s / 0 Makes Hidden enemies visible
embody-21.png Invocation 21 Mana Shield 24 3s / 10s / 0 Reduces physical damage taken
lose mana instead of health
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD/ Duration Description (Required Item/s)
dark-08.png Darkness 8 Infect 12 2s / 5s / 0 Poison attack
dark-16.png Darkness 16 Gloom 38 2s / 10s / 120s Add Dark damage to a weapon (own weapon/self buff)
dark-21.png Darkness 21 Blood Drain 32 1s / 10s / 0 Health leech from target
dark-26.png Darkness 26 Mind Venom 33 2.5s / 10s / 0 Poison + Addle effect on target
dark-33.png Darkness 33 Dispel 26 1s / 15s / 0 Removes one buff from target
dark-35.png Darkness 35 Resist Malice 32 1.5s / 3.5s / 20s Increase Poison/Dark Resistance
lowers Confusion Resistance
dark-41.png Darkness 41 Undermine 23 0.5s / 10s / 0 Increases damage the target takes from next attack
dark-54.png Darkness 54 Pestilence 62 5s / 6s/ 0 AOE Poison + chance to Weaken
dark-61.png Darkness 61 Equalize passive Attack + chance to remove a buff from target
dark-71.png Darkness 71 Dark Frenzy 122 3s / 10s / 6s Dark aura
bind_zps69230963.png Darkness 81 Bind Criminal 30 0s / 90s / ? Big AOE movement debuff + Damage
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
hypno-08.png Confusion 8 Weakness 18 1s / 5s / 120s Reduce target's attack damage
hypno-12.png Confusion 12 Sandstorm 51 2s / 20s / 20s AOE attack + chance of Sleep
hypno-21.png Confusion 21 Psionic Blast 25 1.5s / 5s / 0 Attack + reduces mana of target
hypno-26.png Confusion 26 Weaken 18 1s / 5s / 120s Reduce target's Defense
hypno-33.png Confusion 33 Impede 28 2s / 5s / 120s Reduce target's Dodge Rate
hypno-35.png Confusion 35 Resist Charm 32 1.5s / 3.5s / 7s Increase Confusion Resistance
lowers Poison/Dark Resistances
hypno-41.png Confusion 41 Icy Strike 44 0.3s / 12s / 15s Ice attack + Freeze
hypno-54.png Confusion 54 Wasteland 44 0.5s / 30s / 30s AOE Poison + movement speed debuff
Horsemanship
Unlock Skill MP Cast / CD / Duration Description (Required Item/s)
ride-20.png Mounts 20 Summon Vehicle 22 3s / 180s / 0 Summon a horse
ride-31.png Mounts 31 Horse Guardian 5 0 / 0 / 0 Absorb attacks against your Horse
ride-40.png Mounts 40 Equine Advantage passive Increases range of mounted ranged attacks, 1H sword attacks