List of blocking skills

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Icon Name Description Adrenaline Energy Activation time Recharge time Prof. Attribute Campaign
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Aegis

Enchantment Spell. Enchants all party members within earshot (5...10...11 seconds). 50% chance to block. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Protection PrayersZ Core
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Attacker's Insight

Flash Enchantment Spell. (3...9...10 seconds.) Gives 50% block chance while attacking. End Effect: Causes Weakness 3...13...15 seconds to adjacent foes. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish Wind PrayersZ Nightfall
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Auspicious Parry

Elite Stance. (8 seconds.) Blocks one attack. End effect: you gain 1...3...4 strike[s] of adrenaline. 1 Tango-adrenaline.png 0 0 0022 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Factions
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Bladeturn Refrain

Echo. (20 seconds.) Target ally has 5...17...20% chance to block. Renewal: Whenever a chant or shout ends on that ally. Cannot target spirits. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png paragonaParagon CommandZ Nightfall
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Bonetti's Defense

Stance. (5...10...11 seconds.) You have 75% chance to block. Gain 5 Energy for each melee attack blocked. Ends if you use a skill. 8 Tango-adrenaline.png 0 0 0 Tango-quest-icon.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Prophecies
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Burning Shield

Skill. (3...8...9 seconds.) Blocks the next attack skill against you. Inflicts Burning condition (1...5...6 second[s]) if it was a melee attack. No effect unless you are wielding a shield. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png paragonaParagon LeadershipZ Eye of the North
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Critical Defenses

Enchantment Spell. (4...9...10 seconds.) You have a 75% chance to block. Renewal: every time you land a critical hit. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png assassinaAssassin Critical StrikesZ Factions
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Deadly Riposte

Skill. (8 seconds). You block the next melee attack and your attacker takes 15...75...90 damage. Inflicts Bleeding condition. (3...21...25 seconds). No effect unless you have a sword equipped. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Prophecies
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Defensive Anthem

Elite Chant. (4...9...10 seconds.) Party members in earshot have 50% chance to block. Ends when hitting with an attack skill. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 02525 Tango-recharge-darker.png paragonaParagon LeadershipZ Nightfall
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Defensive Anthem (PvP)

Elite Chant. (4...9...10 seconds.) Party members in earshot have 50% chance to block. Ends when hitting with an attack skill. 0 1515 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 02525 Tango-recharge-darker.png paragonaParagon LeadershipZ Nightfall
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Defensive Stance

Stance. (1...4...5 second[s].) You have 75% chance to block. End effect: gain one adrenaline for each melee attack skill you have (maximum 0...3...4). 5 Tango-adrenaline.png 0 0 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Core
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Deflect Arrows

Stance. (1...5...6 second[s].) You have 75% chance to block attacks. Adjacent foes suffer Bleeding (5...13...15 seconds) when you block a projectile attack. 5 Tango-adrenaline.png 0 0 01212 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Prophecies
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Disciplined Stance

Stance. (1...3...4 second[s].) You have 75% chance to block and +10 armor. Ends if you use an adrenal skill. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Prophecies
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Displacement

Binding Ritual. Creates a level 1...11...14 spirit (30...54...60 second lifespan). Non-spirit allies within range have 75% chance to block. Block effect: this spirit takes 60 damage. 0 1515 Tango-energy.png 00.750.75¾ Tango-activation-darker.png 04545 Tango-recharge-darker.png ritualistaRitualist CommuningZ Factions
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Displacement (PvP)

Binding Ritual. Creates a level 1...8...10 spirit (30...54...60 second lifespan). Non-spirit allies within range have 75% chance to block. Block effect: this spirit takes 60 damage. 0 1515 Tango-energy.png 03.003 Tango-activation-darker.png 04545 Tango-recharge-darker.png ritualistaRitualist CommuningZ Factions
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Distortion

Stance. (1...4...5 second[s].) You have 75% chance to block. Block cost: you lose 2 Energy or Distortion ends. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png mesmeraMesmer Illusion MagicZ Prophecies
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Dodge

Stance. (5...10...11 seconds.) You move 33% faster and have 27...65...75% chance to block projectile attacks. Ends if you attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png rangeraRanger ExpertiseZ Prophecies
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Dryder's Defenses

Stance. (5...10...11 seconds.) You have 75% chance to block and +34...55...60 armor against elemental damage. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 06060 Tango-recharge-darker.png rangeraRanger Wilderness SurvivalZ Prophecies
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Escape

Elite Stance. (1...7...8 second[s].) You move 33% faster and have 75% chance to block. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01212 Tango-recharge-darker.png rangeraRanger ExpertiseZ Core
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Escape (PvP)

Elite Stance. (1...7...8 second[s].) You move 33% faster and have 75% chance to block. Ends if you make a melee attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01212 Tango-recharge-darker.png rangeraRanger ExpertiseZ Core
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Flashing Blades

Elite Stance. (5...25...30 seconds.) You have 75% chance to block while attacking. Block effect: 5...17...20 damage to your attacker. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png assassinaAssassin Dagger MasteryZ Factions
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Frenzied Defense

Stance. (8 seconds.) You have 75% chance to block. You take double damage. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior Z Nightfall
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Gladiator's Defense

Elite Stance. (5...10...11 seconds.) You have 75% chance to block. Your attacker takes 5...29...35 damage whenever you block a melee attack this way. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Prophecies
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Guardian

Enchantment Spell. (2...6...7 seconds.) 50% chance to block. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 0044 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Protection PrayersZ Core
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Lightning Reflexes

Stance. (5...10...11 seconds.) You attack 33% faster and have 75% chance to block. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png rangeraRanger ExpertiseZ Core
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Lightning Reflexes (PvP)

Stance. (5...10...11 seconds.) You attack 33% faster and have 75% chance to block. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 04545 Tango-recharge-darker.png rangeraRanger ExpertiseZ Core
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Magnetic Aura

Enchantment Spell. (1...4...5 second[s].) Block the next attack against you and reflect 10...42...50 damage to the attacker. If you are Overcast, enchant party members in earshot. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 01212 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png elementalistaElementalist Earth MagicZ Prophecies
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Magnetic Surge

Enchantment Spell. Deals 15...63...75 damage. If you are Overcast, allies in earshot are enchanted for 1...4...5 [sic] and block the next attack against them. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.5001.5Tango-activation-darker.png 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png elementalistaElementalist Earth MagicZ Eye of the North
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Mental Block

Enchantment Spell. (5...11 seconds.) You have a 50% chance to block. Renewal: every time an enemy hits you. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png aAny Asura rankZ Eye of the North
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Mirage Cloak

Flash Enchantment Spell. (1...6...7 second[s].) You have 40...72...80% chance to block. Initial Effect: deals 10...34...40 earth damage to nearby foes. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish Earth PrayersZ Nightfall
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Natural Stride

Stance. (1...7...8 second[s].) You move 33% faster and have 50% chance to block. Ends if you become hexed or enchanted. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01212 Tango-recharge-darker.png rangeraRanger Wilderness SurvivalZ Nightfall
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Pensive Guardian

Enchantment Spell. (5...10...11 seconds.) 50% chance to block enchanted foes. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 0055 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Protection PrayersZ Nightfall
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Protector's Defense

Skill. (5...10...11 seconds.) Allies adjacent to you have 75% chance to block. Ends if you move. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Factions
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Riposte

Skill. (8 seconds). You block the next melee attack and your attacker takes 20...68...80 damage. No effect unless you have a sword equipped. 4 Tango-adrenaline.png 0 0 0 warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Prophecies
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Shield Bash

Skill. (5...10...11 seconds.) You block the next attack skill. Causes knock-down and +15 second recharge if it was a melee skill. No effect unless you are wielding a shield. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png warrioraWarrior StrengthZ Core
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Shield Guardian

Enchantment Spell. (1...3...4 second[s]). Party members in earshot have a 75% chance to block attacks. Block effect: Allies in earshot are healed for 10...34...40, and Shield Guardian ends. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.5001.5Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Protection PrayersZ Factions
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Shield Stance

Stance. (1...5...6 second[s].) You have 75% chance to block. Damage is reduced by 2 for each rank of Strength (maximum 15 damage reduction). No effect unless you have a shield equipped. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Prophecies
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Shield of Deflection

Elite Enchantment Spell. (3...9...10 seconds.) 75% chance to block. +15...27...30 armor. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 00.250.25¼ Tango-activation-darker.png 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Protection PrayersZ Prophecies
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Shield of Force

Flash Enchantment Spell. (1...13...16 second[s].) Blocks the next 1 attack against you. Knocks down and inflicts Weakness (5...17...20 seconds) on all adjacent attacking foes. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 01212 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish Earth PrayersZ Eye of the North
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Shroud of Distress

Enchantment Spell. (30...54...60 seconds.) You have 3...7...8 health regeneration and a 75% chance to block. No effect unless your Health is below 50%. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 04545 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png assassinaAssassin Shadow ArtsZ Factions
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Shroud of Distress (PvP)

Enchantment Spell. (30...54...60 seconds.) You have 75% chance to block. No effect unless your Health is below 50%. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 04545 Tango-recharge-darker.png assassinaAssassin Shadow ArtsZ Factions
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Sliver Armor

Enchantment Spell. (5...10...11 seconds.) You have 25...45...50% chance to block. Deals 5...29...35 earth damage to one nearby foe whenever you are the target of a hostile spell or attack. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png elementalistaElementalist Earth MagicZ Factions
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Soldier's Defense

Stance. (1...5...6 second[s].) You have 75% chance to block while under the effects of a shout or chant. Block effect: gain 1 adrenaline. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Nightfall
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Soldier's Stance

Elite Stance. (5...13...15 seconds.) You have a 75% chance to block. You attack 33% faster while under the effects of a chant or shout. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Nightfall
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Swirling Aura

Enchantment Spell. (5 seconds.) Gives 1...5...6 Health regeneration and a 50% chance to block projectiles. If Overcast, also enchants party members in earshot. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png elementalistaElementalist Water MagicZ Prophecies
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Ward Against Melee

Ward Spell. (5...17...20 seconds.) Allies in this ward have a 50% chance to block melee attacks. Allied spirits are not affected. 0 1515 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png elementalistaElementalist Earth MagicZ Core
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Wary Stance

Stance. (1...5...6 second[s]). You block attack skills. Gain adrenaline and 5 Energy for each block. Ends if you use a skill. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png warrioraWarrior TacticsZ Prophecies
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Weapon of Warding

Weapon Spell. (3...7...8 seconds.) +2...4...4 Health regeneration. 50% chance to block. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 0055 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png ritualistaRitualist Restoration MagicZ Factions
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Weapon of Warding (PvP)

Weapon Spell. (3...7...8 seconds.) +2...4...4 Health regeneration. 50% chance to block. Ends if target ally attacks. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png ritualistaRitualist Restoration MagicZ Factions
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Whirling Defense

Stance. (8...18...20 seconds.) You have 75% chance to block. Deals 5...10...11 damage to adjacent foes whenever you block a projectile attack. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 06060 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png rangeraRanger ExpertiseZ Core
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Zojun's Haste

Stance. (5...10...11 seconds.) You move 33% faster and have 27...65...75% chance to block projectiles. Ends if you attack. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png rangeraRanger ExpertiseZ Factions