Forceful Backhand
Forceful Backhand
Release date 14 July 2014 (Update)
Members No
Skill Attack
Level 15
Type Threshold
Adrenaline −15%
Equipment Any
Cooldown 15 seconds
Smack your target with the back of your hand, stunning them for 3.6 seconds and dealing 200% weapon damage.
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Forceful Backhand is a threshold ability. Similar to its basic counterpart, it stuns the target for 3 seconds whilst dealing 40-200% ability damage.

Against monsters that are not stun-immune, forceful backhand works well in conjunction with slice or punish. This is because slice's damage range is buffed to 80%-146% and punish deals an extra 94% damage when the target is stunned.

This ability shares its countdown timer with other threshold stuns (stomp, tight bindings, rout, deep impact and horror).

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