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    Power Daredevil
    November 2023


    PvP Amulet & Rune

    PvP amulet
    PvP rune icon
    Superior Rune of the Warrior
    Relic icon
    Relic of Fireworks

    Weapons & Sigils

    Dagger icon Superior Sigil of Absorption icon
    DaggerSuperior Sigil of Absorption
    Pistol icon Superior Sigil of Battle icon
    PistolSuperior Sigil of Battle
    Shortbow icon Superior Sigil of Cleansing icon Superior Sigil of Energy icon
    ShortbowSuperior Sigil of Cleansing Superior Sigil of Energy

    Utility Skills

    1. From stealth
    2. Impairing Daggers
    3. Steal during Backstab

    The thief has the most access to Stealth out of any of the classes. This paired with strong burst damage and access to low cooldown mobility skills makes it an amazing roamer.

    Build fundamentals

    Use your mobility from Infiltrator's Arrow and Shadowstep to rotate quickly around the map and provide value for your team.

    You can join a 1v1 fight and assist your sidenoder in defeating the enemy’s one, which is known as the “plus one” or quickly “decap” an enemy node (turn it neutral). Keep in mind that going for a full cap is usually pointless as you will struggle to defend the node vs an enemy sidenoder.

    Your main damage comes from Backstab. You gain access to this when you auto-attack someone while in Stealth.

    That’s why you should to always stealth yourself when joining the fight. You can blast the Smoke Field with Heartseeker into  Black Powder, alternatively, if you want to give AoE Stealth to your team you can cast Cluster Bomb into Black Powder.

    You can also use Heartseeker when the enemy is below 50% and 25% health as it will do significantly more damage in those cases.

    Shadow Shot will help stick to targets without having to waste dodges for it. The Blinded from it also makes it a very powerful dueling tool.

    A large part of thief’s value within team fights is the ability to interrupt enemy revive skills (for example Signet of Mercy and Glyph of Renewal ). In most cases Head Shot will be good enough to do so, however guardian has access to Stability and elementalists toMagnetic Aura, in which case you may need to use Steal instead.

    Head Shot is also useful when assisting 1v1 or jumping on a target. You want to interrupt an important skill on the enemy (for example Heal skill).


    Your best defense is to run away and focus on other objectives because your role is not to duel but to assist. That being said, you can find yourself pinned down or under pressure, in those cases you can use Shadowstep as a stunbreak, Dagger Storm to deal with burst damage or pressure, or when waiting for Shadowstep cooldown so you can run away.

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