- The Bowmaster set bonus decreases the target's morale threshold to 70%. In addition to that, every time is used the hunter will receive the Swift Mercy effect which will lower the Focus cost of Merciful Shot by 1.
- The Bowmaster trait increases Merciful Shots critical multiplier.
- The Trapper Of Foes trait makes Merciful Shot inflict additional damage if the target is suffering from the Lingering Wound Effect. All tiers of Lingering Wound will be consumed. The additional damage increases for every Lingering Wound tier consumed.
- The Huntsman trait makes Merciful Shot inflict additional damage to bleeding targets (for example the bleed effects from ).
This attack inflicts extra damage on a critical hit.