Trick: Improved Counter Defence

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Trick Improved Counter Defence-icon.png
 Trick: Improved Counter Defence
  • 2.5m Range
  • Fast
  • Melee Skill
  • You execute an attack that will lower your enemy's defences for a short time. You can only have one Trick on a target at once.
  • ... (Main-hand) Damage
  • -(Level × 8) Target Block, Parry, and Evade Ratings
    +3% Incoming Melee Critical Chance
    +3% Incoming Ranged Critical Chance
    +3% Incoming Tactical Critical Chance
  • Duration: 30s
  • Cost: ... Power
  • Cooldown: 5s

General Information

Class: Burglar

Level: 68

Training Price: 462 Silver 40 Copper 

This skill replaces the skill Trick Counter Defence-icon.png Trick: Counter Defence when trained.


The trait Opportunist improves the Parry, Block, and Evade debuffs to (Level × 20) and increases the incoming critical chances by an additional 3%.


Using this skill causes Trick Counter Defence-icon.png Trick: Improved Counter Defence to occur on an enemy target.


The Burglar Main Hand Minor Legacy Tricks Range will increase the range for this skill by up to 5.9 meters.
The Burglar Tools Major Legacy Tricks Duration will increase the duration of this skill by up to 15 seconds.

Using this skill while in Mischief-icon.png Mischief will reduce the power cost of this skill by 25%.

Tactical Information

This trick lowers the target's block, parry and evade ratings. It also increased the incoming melee, tactical, and ranged critical chances. A very useful trick to put on creatures who need to be killed quickly.