Piercing Trap

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Piercing Trap
  • Melee Skill
  • Resistance: Physical
  • Places a snare to slow the enemy and cause damage over time.

    Trap remains for 60 seconds after being placed.
  • Duration: 1m
  • ... Fire Damage initially.
  • ... Fire Damage every 2 seconds for 20 seconds.
  • Duration:
  • -30% Target Run Speed
  • Cost: [183 at Level 140] Power
  • Cost: 1 Focus
  • Cooldown: 45s

General Information

Class: Hunter

This skill is unlocked when the trait Piercing Trap.png Piercing Trap is equipped. Equipping this trait is possible after spending 15 Class Trait Points in the Trapper Of Foes trait tree.


  • The Trapper Of Foes set bonus Master Trapper will give a morale return debuff to trapped enemies.
  • The Trapper Of Foes trait Piercing Trap will unlock this skill.
  • The Trapper Of Foes trait Combat Traps will increase trap damage and reduce trap cooldowns.
  • The Trapper Of Foes trait Complex Mechanisms will increase the resistance penetration of this trap.
  • The Trapper Of Foes trait Advanced Placement will change this skill into a ground-targeted ranged skill with a 20m range. On use, a ground-target circle will appear which can be moved. After using the mouse to move this circle to your enemy, click and the skill will be executed, placing the traps in the circle area.
  • The Trapper Of Foes set bonus Sturdy Traps will increases the grace period of the trap to 5 seconds. This means the trapped enemy will not be able to break free for the first 5 seconds, after which it has a normal 50% chance to break free on damage.


On a successful hit, this skill will apply the following effects on the target:

If the Master Trapper trait is active, the target will also restore morale to the Hunter with the following effect: