Burglar

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The Burglar is a master of stealth and misdirection. Burglars are able to confound foes with a variety of clever and debilitating tricks. They also excel at attacking from the shadows, allowing them to take enemies by surprise.

Available Races: Hobbit, Man


A male Hobbit Burglar
Burglar-icon.png Captain-icon.png Champion-icon.png Guardian-icon.png Hunter-icon.png Lore-master-icon.png Minstrel-icon.png Rune-keeper-icon.png Warden-icon.png
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Role: Debuffer

The burglar role is to rob monsters of the ability to deal damage and attack at full strength. As the only class that can reliably create conjunction opportunities (high-yield group-based attacks also known as Fellowship Maneuvers), their role in groups is a coveted one.

Skills

Default Skills

These skills are granted automatically as you gain levels. The effects of many of these skills are improved in various ways by your choice of specialization and how you spend your trait points. Some skills may also be replaced by an improved version of the same skill as you increase in level.

Active Skills Category Cooldown Range Source
Surprise Strike-icon.png Surprise Strike Melee 10s 2.5m Level: 1
Cunning Attack-icon.png Cunning Attack Melee + DoT 5s 2.5m Level 1
Subtle Stab-icon.png Subtle Stab Melee 3s 2.5m Level 1
Sneak-icon.png Sneak Stealth 10s Self Level 1
Double-edged Strike-icon.png Double-edged Strike Melee 5s 2.5m Level 4
Find Footing-icon.png Find Footing Heal + Buff 5m Self Level 7
Riddle-icon.png Riddle Crowd Control 1m 20m Level 8
Touch and Go-icon.png Touch and Go Buff 5m Self Level 10
Exploit Opening-icon.png Exploit Opening Melee + Stun + Conjunction 2m 2.5m Level 12
Addle-icon.png Addle Debuff 10s 20m Level 14
Burgle-icon.png Burgle Misc. 20s 3.5m Level 14
Cure Poison-icon.png Cure Poison Cure 15s 3m Level 16
Safe Fall-icon.png Safe Fall Buff 1m Self Level 18
Diversion-icon.png Diversion Crowd Control 20s 20m Level 18
Track Treasure-icon.png Track Treasure Track 10s Self Level 20
Reveal Weakness-icon.png Reveal Weakness Debuff 5s 20m Level 22
Contact Pedlar-icon.png Contact Pedlar Utility 30m n/a Level 26
Burglar's Antidote-icon.png Burglar's Antidote Cure 15s 20m Level 26
Hide in Plain Sight-icon.png Hide in Plain Sight Stealth 7m Self Level 30
Provoke-icon.png Provoke Melee + Debuff + Crowd Control 5s 2.5m Level 34
Ready and Able-icon.png Ready and Able Cooldown Reset 5m Self Level 36
Practical Joke-icon.png Practical Joke Social 20s 20m Level 40
Share the Fun-icon.png Share the Fun Stealth 10s 5m Level 42
Purge Corruption-icon.png Purge Corruption Cure 15s 20m Level 50
Hide in Plain Sight-icon.png Improved Hide in Plain Sight Stealth 7m Self Level 54
Improved Riddle-icon.png Improved Riddle Crowd Control 1m 20m Level 66
Addle-icon.png Improved Addle Crowd Control 10s 20m Level 83


The Gambler

These skills are acquired by spending trait points in the The Gambler (blue) trait tree. You can only obtain the Set skills if you specialize in this tree.

Active Skills Category Cooldown Range Source
Lucky Strike-icon.png Lucky Strike Melee 15s 2.5m Set: Initial Skill
Hedge Your Bet-icon.png Hedge Your Bet Melee 7s 2.5m Set: Initial Skill
Gambler's Advantage-icon.png Gambler's Advantage Melee + Bleed 5s 2.5m Trait: Gambler's Advantage (Trait)-icon.png Gambler's Advantage 
Exposed Throat-icon.png Exposed Throat Melee + Fellowship Manoeuvre 5s 2.5m Trait: Exposed Throat (Trait)-icon.png Exposed Throat 
All In-icon.png All In Melee + Buff 1m 2.5m Trait: All In(Trait)-icon.png All In 



The Quiet Knife

These skills are acquired by spending trait points in the The Quiet Knife (red) trait tree. You can only obtain the Set skills if you specialize in this tree.

Active Skills Category Cooldown Range Source
Knives Out-icon.png Knives Out Melee 2m 5.2m Set: Initial Skill
Feint Attack-icon.png Feint Attack Melee 15s 2.5m Set: Initial Skill
Stun Dust-icon.png Stun Dust Stun 1m 2.5m Trait: Stun Dust (Trait)-icon.png Stun Dust 
Aim-icon.png Aim Buff 10s Self Trait: Aim (Trait)-icon.png Aim 
Flashing Blades-icon.png Flashing Blades Melee 5s 2.5m Trait: Flashing Blades (Trait)-icon.png Flashing Blades 
Trip-icon.png Trip Melee + Stun + Fellowship Manoeuvre 2m 3.5m Trait: Trip (Trait)-icon.png Trip 
Coup de Grace-icon.png Coup de Grâce Melee + Debuff 1m 2.5m Trait: Coup de Grace (Trait)-icon.png Coup de Grâce 



The Mischief-maker

These skills are acquired by spending trait points in the The Mischief-maker (yellow) trait tree. You can only obtain the Set skills if you specialize in this tree.

Active Skills Category Cooldown Range Source
Mischievous Glee-icon.png Mischievous Glee Self-heal 45s Self Set: Initial Skill
Trick Disable-icon.png Trick: Disable Debuff 15s 2.5m Set: Initial Skill
Trick Dust in the Eyes-icon.png Trick: Dust in the Eyes Debuff 15s 2.5m Trait: Trick- Dust in the Eyes (Trait)-icon.png Trick: Dust in the Eyes 
Improved Startling Twist-icon.png Startling Twist Stun + Remove Effect 45s 2.5m Trait: Improved Startling Twist-icon.png Startling Twist 
Trick Counter Defence-icon.png Trick: Counter Defence Melee + Debuff 5s 2.5m Trait: Trick Counter Defence (Trait)-icon.png Trick: Counter Defence 
Trick Enrage-icon.png Trick: Enrage Melee + Threat + Debuff 5s 20m Trait: Trick Enrage-icon.png Trick: Enrage 
Clever Retort-icon.png Clever Retort Buff 45s Self Trait: Clever Retort-icon.png Clever Retort 
Burglar's Antidote-icon.png Burglar's Antidote Remove Effect 1m Target Ally Trait: Burglar's Antidote (Trait)-icon.png Burglar's Antidote 
Trickster-icon.png Trickster Buff 1m Self Trait: Trickster (Trait)-icon.png Trickster 




Mounted Skills

Ability Level Range Description
Discipline Red Dawn-icon.png Discipline: Red Dawn 75 - Increases damage and Critical multiplier
Discipline Riddermark-icon.png Discipline: Riddermark 75 - Increases Critical hit chance, and War-steed endurance and agility.
Discipline Rohirrim-icon.png Discipline: Rohirrim 75 - Reduces skill power cost, increases War-steed armour
All in the Wrist (Red Dawn)-icon.png All in the Wrist
All in the Wrist (Riddermark)-icon.png All in the Wrist
All in the Wrist (Rohirrim)-icon.png All in the Wrist
75 40m Damage + DoT
Forces the target to ride in front
Evade buff
Jollification (Red Dawn)-icon.png Jollification
Jollification (Riddermark)-icon.png Jollification
Jollification (Rohirrim)-icon.png Jollification
75 4m Main-hand damage, with additional effects when enhanced by Trick Stratagem-icon.png Trick: Stratagem.
Keen Strike (Red Dawn)-icon.png Keen Strike
Keen Strike (Riddermark)-icon.png Keen Strike
Keen Strike (Rohirrim)-icon.png Keen Strike
75 4.2m Main-hand damage, with additional effects if Trick Stratagem-icon.png Trick: Stratagem is active.
Ride By (Red Dawn)-icon.png Ride By
Ride By (Riddermark)-icon.png Ride By
Ride By (Rohirrim)-icon.png Ride By
75 4.2m Main-hand damage + DoT
Main-hand damage + slows the target
Main-hand damage + armour buff
Strategic Strike-icon.png Strategic Strike 75 4.2m Main-hand damage, with bonus if attacking from behind.
Trick Stratagem-icon.png Trick: Stratagem 75 - Decreases speed, increases critical chance and stealth detection.


Specialization Sets & Traits

The Quiet Knife

The Quiet Knife is a Burglar class trait set that focus on direct damage.


+2 Stealth Levels. +40% Stealth Movement Speed

Set Traits Description Source
Improved Knives Out-icon.png Improved Knives Out  Buff Set: 5+ total ranks
Critical Magnitude-icon.png Critical Magnitude  Buff Set: 10+ total ranks
Reveal Weakness (Quiet Knife)-icon.png Reveal Weakness  Buff Set: 15+ total ranks
Relish Battle-icon.png Relish Battle  Buff Set: 20+ total ranks
Location is Everything-icon.png Location is Everything  Buff Set: 25+ total ranks
Practiced Bluff-icon.png Practiced Bluff  Buff + Skill Feint Attack becomes skill Improved Feint Attack Set: 30+ total ranks
Improved Sneak-icon.png Improved Sneak  Buff Set: 35+ total ranks


Tree Traits Description Source
Footpad-icon.png Footpad  Buff Trait: 0+ ranks
Agile Hands-icon.png Agile Hands  Buff Trait: 0+ ranks
Stun Dust (Trait)-icon.png Stun Dust  Gain skill Stun Dust Trait: 5+ ranks
Strike From Shadows-icon.png Strike From Shadows  Buff Trait: 5+ ranks
Deft Strikes-icon.png Deft Strikes  Buff Trait: 5+ ranks
Hidden Dagger-icon.png Hidden Dagger  Buff Trait: 10+ ranks, Footpad-icon.png Footpad  (5)
Dance of Blades-icon.png Dance of Blades  Buff Trait: 10+ ranks
Aim (Trait)-icon.png Aim  Gain skill Aim Trait: 10+ ranks
Well-placed Strike-icon.png Vital Points  Buff Trait: 15+ ranks, Dance of Blades-icon.png Dance of Blades  (5)
Back Stab-icon.png Back Stab  Buff Trait: 15+ ranks
Flashing Blades (Trait)-icon.png Flashing Blades  Gain skill Flashing Blades Trait: 20+ ranks
Well-practiced-icon.png Well-practiced  Buff Trait: 20+ ranks, Aim (Trait)-icon.png Aim  (1)
Improved Hide In Plain Sight (Trait)-icon.png Improved Hide In Plain Sight  Buff Trait: 25+ ranks
Trip (Trait)-icon.png Trip  Gains skill Trip Trait: 25+ ranks
Sneak Attack (Trait)-icon.png Sneak Attack  Buff Trait: 30+ ranks
Coup de Grace (Trait)-icon.png Coup de Grâce  Gain skill Coup de Grâce Trait: 30+ ranks


The Mischief-maker

The Mischief-maker is a Burglar class trait set that focus on crowd control and debuffing.


Subtle Stab reduces the active cooldown of Trick Removals

Set Traits Description Source
A Small Snag (Trait)-icon.png A Small Snag  Debuff Skill A Small Snag Set: 5+ total ranks
Disabling Attack-icon.png Disabling Attack  Buff Set: 10+ total ranks
Reveal Weakness (Mischief Maker)-icon.png Reveal Weakness  Buff Set: 15+ total ranks
Joke with legs-icon.png Joke with Legs  Buff Set: 20+ total ranks
A Trick for all Tastes-icon.png A Trick for all Tastes  Buff Set: 25+ total ranks
Little Annoyances-icon.png Little Annoyances  Skill A Small Snag becomes skill Quite a Snag Set: 30+ total ranks
Confound the Fools-icon.png Confound the Fools  Buff + Skill Mischievous Glee becomes skill Mischievous Delight Set: 35+ total ranks


Tree Traits Description Source
Heartening Prank-icon.png Heartening Prank  Buff Trait: 0+ ranks
Practical Joke (Trait)-icon.png Practical Joke  Buff Trait: 0+ ranks
Trick- Dust in the Eyes (Trait)-icon.png Trick: Dust in the Eyes  Gain skill Trick: Dust in the Eyes Trait: 0+ ranks
Thick Skin-icon.png Thick Skin  Buff Trait: 5+ ranks
Improved Startling Twist-icon.png Startling Twist  Gain skill Startling Twist Trait: 5+ ranks
Trick Counter Defence (Trait)-icon.png Trick: Counter Defence  Gain skill Trick: Counter Defence Trait: 10+ ranks
Perplexing Proposition-icon.png Perplexing Proposition  Buff Trait: 10+ ranks, Practical Joke (Trait)-icon.png Practical Joke  (5)
Playful Mind-icon.png Playful Mind  Buff Trait: 10+ ranks
Trick Enrage-icon.png Trick: Enrage  Gain skill Trick: Enrage Trait: 15+ ranks
Complicated Terms-icon.png Complicated Terms  Buff Trait: 15+ ranks
Comedic Timing-icon.png Comedic Timing  Buff Trait: 15+ ranks
Self Adulation-icon.png Self Adulation  Buff Trait: 20+ ranks
Clever Retort-icon.png Clever Retort  Gain skill Clever Retort Trait: 20+ ranks
Burglar's Antidote (Trait)-icon.png Burglar's Antidote  Buff Trait: 20+ ranks
Appraising Eye-icon.png Appraising Eye  Buff Trait: 25+ ranks
Opportunist-icon.png Opportunist  Buff Trait: 25+ ranks
Cover Your Tracks (Trait)-icon.png Cover Your Tracks  Buff Trait: 30+ ranks
Trickster (Trait)-icon.png Trickster  Gain skill Trickster Trait: 30+ ranks



The Gambler

The Gambler is a Burglar class trait set that focus on chance to gain buffs and put debuffs on foes.


Your Crit Chain now unlocks on Evades,+40% Stealth Movement Speed.

Set Traits Description Source
Bob and Weave (Trait)-icon.png Bob and Weave  Buff Set: 5+ total ranks
Blind Bet (Trait)-icon.png Blind Bet  Gain skill Blind Bet Set: 10+ total ranks
Reveal Weakness (Gambler)-icon.png Reveal Weakness  Buff Set: 15+ total ranks
Overwhelming Odds-icon.png Overwhelming Odds  Buff Set: 20+ total ranks
Dealings Done-icon.png Dealings Done  Buff + Skill Lucky Strike becomes skill Gambler's Strike Set: 25+ total ranks
Cash Out (Trait)-icon.png Cash Out  Gain skill Cash Out Set: 30+ total ranks
Loaded Dice-icon.png Loaded Dice  Buff Set: 35+ total ranks


Tree Traits Description Source
Leaf Walker-icon.png Leaf Walker  Buff Trait: 0+ ranks
Stick and Move-icon.png Stick and Move  Buff Trait: 0+ ranks
Honed Wit-icon.png Honed Wit  Buff Trait: 5+ ranks
Gambler's Advantage (Trait)-icon.png Gambler's Advantage  Gain skill Gambler's Advantage Trait: 5+ ranks
Roll the Dice-icon.png Roll the Dice  Buff Trait: 10+ ranks
Cruel Odds-icon.png Cruel Odds  Buff Trait: 10+ ranks
Swift and Subtle-icon.png Swift and Subtle  Buff Trait: 10+ ranks, Stick and Move-icon.png Stick and Move  (5)
Double Down-icon.png Double Down  Buff Trait: 15+ ranks
Aggravated Bleeds-icon.png Aggravated Bleeds  Buff Trait: 15+ ranks, Gambler's Advantage (Trait)-icon.png Gambler's Advantage  (1)
Exposed Throat (Trait)-icon.png Exposed Throat  Gain skill Exposed Throat Trait: 20+ ranks
Even the Odds-icon.png Even the Odds  Buff Trait: 20+ ranks
High Roller-icon.png High Roller  Buff Trait: 20+ ranks
A Sure Thing-icon.png A Sure Thing  Buff Trait: 25+ ranks
All In(Trait)-icon.png All In  Gain skill All In Trait: 30+ ranks
Sharp Eye (Trait)-icon.png Sharp Eye  Buff Trait: 30+ ranks



Trait Tree

The Gambler
Uses damage-over-time and chance to defeat foes.

Gambler Burglars rely on the roll of the dice to inflict damage and influence outcomes.

Lucky Strike-icon.png Lucky Strike
Hedge Your Bet-icon.png Hedge Your Bet
Your Crit Chain now unlocks on Evades +40% Stealth Movement Speed.

The Quiet Knife
Uses Stealth and positional tactics to deal damage.

Quiet Knife Burglars pounce on their enemy from the shadows, dealing large amount of damage on their opening attackss.

Knives Out-icon.png Knives Out
Feint Attack-icon.png Feint Attack
+2 Stealth Levels. +40% Stealth Movement Speed

The Mischief-maker
Applies and removes Tricks to hinder foes.

Mischief-maker Burglars control fights by tricking their foes into submission.

Mischievous Glee-icon.png Mischievous Glee
Trick Disable-icon.png Trick: Disable
Subtle Stab reduces the active cooldown of Trick Removals

Leaf Walker-icon.png
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Stick and Move-icon.png
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Honed Wit-icon.png
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Gambler's Advantage (Trait)-icon.png
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↓ (5)
Roll the Dice-icon.png
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Cruel Odds-icon.png
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↓ (1) Swift and Subtle-icon.png
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Double Down-icon.png
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Aggravated Bleeds-icon.png
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Exposed Throat (Trait)-icon.png
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Even the Odds-icon.png
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High Roller-icon.png
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A Sure Thing-icon.png
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All In-icon.png
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Sharp Eye (Trait)-icon.png
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Footpad-icon.png
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Agile Hands-icon.png
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↓ (5) Stun Dust (Trait)-icon.png
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Strike From Shadows-icon.png
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Deft Strikes-icon.png
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Hidden Dagger-icon.png
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Dance of Blades-icon.png
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↓ (5)
Aim (Trait)-icon.png
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Well-placed Strike-icon.png
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Back Stab-icon.png
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↓ (1)
Flashing Blades (Trait)-icon.png
0/1
Well-practiced-icon.png
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Improved Hide In Plain Sight (Trait)-icon.png
0/5
Trip (Trait)-icon.png
0/1
Sneak Attack (Trait)-icon.png
0/1
Coup de Grace (Trait)-icon.png
0/1
Heartening Prank-icon.png
0/5
Practical Joke (Trait)-icon.png
0/5
Trick- Dust in the Eyes (Trait)-icon.png
0/1
Thick Skin-icon.png
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↓ (5) Improved Startling Twist-icon.png
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Trick Counter Defence (Trait)-icon.png
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Perplexing Proposition-icon.png
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Playful Mind-icon.png
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Trick Enrage-icon.png
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Complicated Terms-icon.png
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Comedic Timing-icon.png
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Self Adulation-icon.png
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Clever Retort-icon.png
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Burglar's Antidote (Trait)-icon.png
0/1
Appraising Eye-icon.png
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Opportunist-icon.png
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Cover Your Tracks (Trait)-icon.png
0/1
Trickster (Trait)-icon.png
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Passive Skills

Weapon Proficiencies Source
Daggers-icon.png Daggers Level: 1
One-handed Maces-icon.png One-handed Maces Level: 1
One-handed Swords-icon.png One-handed Swords Level: 1
Dual Wielding-icon.png Dual Wielding Level: 1
One-handed Clubs-icon.png One-handed Clubs Level: 1


Armour Proficiencies Source
Light Armour-icon.png Light Armour Level: 1
Medium Armour-icon.png Medium Armour Level: 1


Other Passive Skills Source
Specialized Equipment-icon.png Specialized Equipment Level: 1
Clarinet Use-icon.png Clarinet Use Level: 1
Lute Use-icon.png Lute Use Level: 1
Clever Devices-icon.png Clever Devices Level: 1
Tools of the Trade-icon.png Tools of the Trade Level: 1
Daggers-icon.png Daggers Training: Accomplished Level: 15
Daggers-icon.png Daggers Training: Expert Level: 30
Daggers-icon.png Daggers Training: Master Level: 45
Improved Sneak-icon.png Improved Sneak  Level: 70




See Also