Dual attack

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Dual attack
Number of skills 12
Elite skills 1
Supertype Dagger Attack
Subtype None

Skill type. Variant of dagger attack, exclusive to the Assassin. A dual attack will always double strike and the listed skill effect is applied twice, once for each strike.

A dual attack is usually the end of a dagger attack chain. A typical chain starts with a lead attack, then an off-hand attack, and finally the dual attack.

Dual attack skills[edit]

Icon Name Description Energy Activation time Recharge time Attribute Campaign
Blades of Steel.jpg

Blades of Steel

Dual Attack. Deals +5...14...16 damage (maximum 60) for each recharging dagger attack. Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png Dagger MasteryZ Factions
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Critical Strike

Dual Attack. Deals +10...26...30 damage. Automatic critical hit. You gain 1...3...3 Energy. Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0066 Tango-recharge-darker.png Critical StrikesZ Factions
Death Blossom.jpg

Death Blossom

Dual Attack. Deals +20...40...45 damage. Also affects foes adjacent to target foe. Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0022 Tango-recharge-darker.png Dagger MasteryZ Factions
Death Blossom (PvP).jpg

Death Blossom (PvP)

Dual Attack. Deals +20...40...45 damage. Also affects foes adjacent to target foe. Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0066 Tango-recharge-darker.png Dagger MasteryZ Factions
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Exhausting Assault

Dual Attack. Interrupts an action. Inflicts 10 Overcast if the interrupted action was a spell. Must follow a lead attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 00.500.5½ Tango-activation-darker.png 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png Dagger MasteryZ Factions
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Horns of the Ox

Dual Attack. Deals +1...9...11 damage. Causes knock-down if the target foe is not adjacent to any of its allies. Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01212 Tango-recharge-darker.png Dagger MasteryZ Factions
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Nine Tail Strike

Dual Attack. Deals +15...35...40 damage. Unblockable. Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png Dagger MasteryZ Factions
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Shattering Assault

Elite Dual Attack. Deals 5...41...50 damage. Removes one enchantment. Unblockable. Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 0066 Tango-recharge-darker.png Critical StrikesZ Nightfall
Trampling Ox.jpg

Trampling Ox

Dual Attack. Deals +5...17...20 damage; causes knock-down if target foe is Crippled. Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png Dagger MasteryZ Eye of the North
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Twisting Fangs

Dual Attack. Deals +10...18...20 damage. Inflicts Bleeding and Deep Wound conditions (5...17...20 seconds). Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png Critical StrikesZ Factions
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Vampiric Assault

Dual Attack. Steals 10...34...40 Health if this attack hits. Must follow an off-hand attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png Deadly ArtsZ Eye of the North
Venom Fang.jpg

Venom Fang

Dual Attack. Target is Poisoned (20 seconds). Deals +80 damage if target foe has a Deep Wound. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png Z Hearts of the North

Skills that interact with dual attack skills[edit]

Icon Name Description Energy Activation time Recharge time Attribute Campaign
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Mark of Instability

Hex Spell. (20 seconds.) Causes knock-down the next time you hit target foe with a dual attack. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 00.250.25¼ Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png Z Factions
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Way of the Empty Palm

Elite Enchantment Spell. (5...17...20 seconds.) Your off-hand and dual attacks cost no Energy. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 00.250.25¼ Tango-activation-darker.png 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png Deadly ArtsZ Factions
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Way of the Lotus

Enchantment Spell. (20 seconds.) You gain 5...17...20 Energy the next time you hit with a dual attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 00.250.25¼ Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png Shadow ArtsZ Factions