Darkness Control

You can control darkness and shadow to disable your foes with negative energy. Enemies that are affected by many of your attacks will have their chance to hit reduced.

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Shadowy Binds Dark Grasp Living Shadows Possess Fearsome Stare Heart of Darkness Haunt Shadow Field Umbra Beast

Damage Comparison at Level 50

Shadowy Binds
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Shadowy Binds

Ranged, Moderate DoT(Negative), Foe Immobilize, -To Hit, -Fly

You take control of your victim's shadow causing it to entangle and bind its owner thus leaving them immobilized and suffering from negative energy damage over time and reducing their chance to hit. Immobilized foes cannot move but can still attack. Damage: Moderate, Recharge: Fast

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Level1
TypeClick
PvE damage scale1.000000
Accuracy1.2
Modes required
Modes disallowedDisable_All
Range80 feet
Activate period-
Interrupt time-
Cast time1.2 seconds
Recharge time4 seconds
Endurance cost7.8
Attack typesRanged, Negative_Energy
Effect areaCharacter
Radius-
Arc-
Max targets hit-
Entities affectedFoe
Entities autohit
TargetFoe
Target visibilityLine of Sight
Nofity MobsAlways

Power Effects

Archetype:
Level:

Target:
  • PvE5 * 6.12 Negative damage every 2s over 9.2s
  • PvP5 * 14.36 Negative damage every 2s over 9.2s
  • PvE5 * 6.12 Negative damage every 2s over 9.2s
    If (target.kImmobilized > 0) or (target.kHeld > 0) or (target.kSleep > 0) or (target.kStunned > 0) or target.hasTag?(IncarnateBoss)
     
  • PvP5 * 2.05 Negative damage every 2s over 9.2s
    If (target.kImmobilized > 0) or (target.kHeld > 0) or (target.kSleep > 0) or (target.kStunned > 0)
     
  • PvE27.938s Immobilized (mag 4)
  • PvPSuppression4s Immobilized (mag 5)
  • PvEFloating Text18.625s Immobilized (mag 1) (20% chance)
  • -7.5% ToHit for 15s
  • UnresistibleNo Buffs+10000% Res(Knockback, Knockup) for 15s
  • Unresistible-100 Knockback, Knockup for 15s
  • Unresistible-1.6 Fly for 15s

PvE Damage Scale

Dark Grasp
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Dark Grasp

Ranged, Moderate DMG(Negative), Foe Hold, -To Hit

You cause your target's shadow to wholly envelop them, leaving them held and rendered helpless while suffering from moderate negative energy damage. Even if the target is powerful enough to resist the power's hold effect they will have their chance to hit reduced. Damage: Moderate, Recharge: Moderate

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Level1
TypeClick
PvE damage scale1.000000
Accuracy1.2
Modes required
Modes disallowedDisable_All
Range80 feet
Activate period-
Interrupt time-
Cast time1.67 seconds
Recharge time8 seconds
Endurance cost8.528
Attack typesRanged, Negative_Energy
Effect areaCharacter
Radius-
Arc-
Max targets hit-
Entities affectedFoe
Entities autohit
TargetFoe
Target visibilityLine of Sight
Nofity MobsAlways

Power Effects

Archetype:
Level:

Target:
  • PvE22.35s Held (mag 3)
  • PvEFloating Text11.175s Held (mag 1) (20% chance)
  • PvPSuppression7.45s Held (mag 4)
  • PvE30.59 Negative damage
  • PvP96.87 Negative damage
  • PvE30.59 Negative damage
    If (target.kImmobilized > 0) or (target.kHeld > 0) or (target.kSleep > 0) or (target.kStunned > 0) or target.hasTag?(IncarnateBoss)
     
  • PvP48.44 Negative damage
    If (target.kImmobilized > 0) or (target.kHeld > 0) or (target.kSleep > 0) or (target.kStunned > 0)
     
  • -7.5% ToHit for 10s

PvE Damage Scale

Living Shadows
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Living Shadows

Ranged (Cone), Minor DoT(Negative), Foe Immobilize, -To Hit, -Fly

You extend and animate your own shadow causing it to entangle all foes within a long cone pattern in front of you, rendering all affected foes immobilized. Damage: Minor(DoT), Recharge: Moderate

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Level2
TypeClick
PvE damage scale0.390000
Accuracy1
Modes required
Modes disallowedDisable_All
Range60 feet
Activate period-
Interrupt time-
Cast time1.67 seconds
Recharge time8 seconds
Endurance cost13
Attack typesAOE, Negative_Energy, Smashing
Effect areaCone
Radius60 feet
Arc60 degrees
Max targets hit16
Entities affectedFoe
Entities autohit
TargetFoe
Target visibilityLine of Sight
Nofity MobsAlways

Power Effects

Archetype:
Level:

Target:
  • PvE3 * 3.98 Negative damage every 2s over 5.2s (after 1 second delay)
  • PvP3 * 10.92 Negative damage every 2s over 5.2s (after 1 second delay)
  • PvE3 * 3.98 Negative damage every 2s over 5.2s (after 1 second delay)
    If (target.kImmobilized > 0) or (target.kHeld > 0) or (target.kSleep > 0) or (target.kStunned > 0) or target.hasTag?(IncarnateBoss)
     
  • PvP3 * 5.46 Negative damage every 2s over 5.2s (after 1 second delay)
    If (target.kImmobilized > 0) or (target.kHeld > 0) or (target.kSleep > 0) or (target.kStunned > 0)
     
  • -7.5% ToHit for 8s
  • PvEUnresistible27.938s Immobilized (mag 3)
  • PvPUnresistibleSuppression4s Immobilized (mag 3)
  • PvEFloating Text13.969s Immobilized (mag 1) (50% chance)
  • UnresistibleNo Buffs+10000% Res(Knockback, Knockup) for 15s
  • Unresistible-100 Knockback, Knockup for 15s
  • Unresistible-1.6 Fly for 15s

PvE Damage Scale

Possess
EnduranceDiscount_Boost Range_Boost Recharge_Boost Confuse_Boost Accuracy_Boost

Possess

Ranged, Target Confuse

You cause your targeted foe to be possessed by a dark entity from the Netherworld causing them to be confused for a short period of time. While confused they will be unable to tell the difference between friend or foe and will attack nearby allies. Recharge: Moderate

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Level6
TypeClick
PvE damage scale0.000000
Accuracy1.2
Modes required
Modes disallowedDisable_All
Range80 feet
Activate period-
Interrupt time-
Cast time2.33 seconds
Recharge time8 seconds
Endurance cost8.528
Attack typesNegative_Energy
Effect areaCharacter
Radius-
Arc-
Max targets hit-
Entities affectedFoe
Entities autohit
TargetFoe
Target visibilityLine of Sight
Nofity MobsNever

Power Effects

Archetype:
Level:

Target:
  • PvE37.25s Confused (mag 3)
  • PvPSuppression4s Confused (mag 3)
  • PvEFloating Text27.938s Confused (mag 1) (20% chance)
Fearsome Stare
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Fearsome Stare

Ranged (Cone), Foe Fear, -To Hit

Instills tremendous Fear within a cone area in front of you, causing all affected targets to tremble in Terror uncontrollably. Recharge: Slow

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Level8
TypeClick
PvE damage scale0.000000
Accuracy1
Modes required
Modes disallowedDisable_All
Range70 feet
Activate period-
Interrupt time-
Cast time2.03 seconds
Recharge time40 seconds
Endurance cost8.528
Attack typesNegative_Energy
Effect areaCone
Radius70 feet
Arc45 degrees
Max targets hit16
Entities affectedFoe
Entities autohit
TargetFoe
Target visibilityLine of Sight
Nofity MobsAlways

Power Effects

Archetype:
Level:

Target:
  • PvE27.938s Terrorized (mag 3)
  • -15% ToHit for 20s
  • PvPSuppression4s Terrorized (mag 3)
  • PvEFloating Text18.625s Terrorized (mag 1) (20% chance)
Heart of Darkness
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Heart of Darkness

PBAoE, Foe Disorient, -To Hit, Minor DoT(Negative)

In a burst of negative energy you overwhelm the minds of those around you causing them to be disoriented and suffer minor negative energy damage over a short time. Affected targets will also have their chance to hit reduced. Damage: Minor (DoT), Recharge: Very Long

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Level12
TypeClick
PvE damage scale0.350000
Accuracy0.8
Modes required
Modes disallowedDisable_All
Range-
Activate period-
Interrupt time-
Cast time1.67 seconds
Recharge time90 seconds
Endurance cost15.6
Attack typesAOE, Negative_Energy
Effect areaSphere
Radius25 feet
Arc-
Max targets hit16
Entities affectedFoe
Entities autohit
TargetCaster
Target visibilityLine of Sight
Nofity MobsAlways

Power Effects

Archetype:
Level:

Target:
  • PvE5 * 2.14 Negative damage every 1s over 4.1s
  • PvP5 * 9.64 Negative damage every 1s over 4.1s
  • PvE5 * 2.14 Negative damage every 1s over 4.1s
    If (target.kImmobilized > 0) or (target.kHeld > 0) or (target.kSleep > 0) or (target.kStunned > 0) or target.hasTag?(IncarnateBoss)
     
  • PvP5 * 4.82 Negative damage every 1s over 4.1s
    If (target.kImmobilized > 0) or (target.kHeld > 0) or (target.kSleep > 0) or (target.kStunned > 0)
     
  • -7.5% ToHit for 10s
  • PvE18.625s Stunned (mag 3)
  • PvPSuppression2s Stunned (mag 4)
  • PvEFloating Text13.969s Stunned (mag 1) (20% chance)

PvE Damage Scale

Haunt
EnduranceDiscount_Boost Range_Boost Recharge_Boost Fear_Boost Debuff_ToHit_Boost Damage_Boost Accuracy_Boost

Haunt

Foe Targeted, Summon Shades

You summon a pair of Shades from the Netherworld to harass your target foe. Shades deal moderate damage and they terrorize their victims. Recharge: Very Long

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Level18
TypeClick
PvE damage scale0.000000
Accuracy1
Modes required
Modes disallowedDisable_All
Range80 feet
Activate period-
Interrupt time-
Cast time2.33 seconds
Recharge time210 seconds
Endurance cost10.4
Attack types
Effect areaCharacter
Radius-
Arc-
Max targets hit-
Entities affectedFoe
Entities autohitFoe
TargetFoe
Target visibilityLine of Sight
Nofity MobsAlways

Power Effects

Archetype:
Level:

Target:
  • StackingSummon Shade (PL_FightPreferMelee) at Target
  • StackingSummon Shade (PL_FightPreferMelee) at Target
  • StackingGrant power: Haunted for 1s
Shadow Field
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Shadow Field

Target (Location AoE), Foe Hold, -To Hit

You blanket a targeted area in darkness immediately holding foes within the field. Any foe who enters this area will have their chance to hit reduced and has a chance to be held for a short period of time. Recharge: Very Slow

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Level26
TypeClick
PvE damage scale0.000000
Accuracy1
Modes required
Modes disallowedDisable_All
Range60 feet
Activate period-
Interrupt time-
Cast time2.67 seconds
Recharge time240 seconds
Endurance cost15.6
Attack types
Effect areaLocation
Radius-
Arc-
Max targets hit-
Entities affectedCaster
Entities autohitCaster
TargetLocation
Target visibilityLine of Sight
Nofity MobsAlways

Power Effects

Archetype:
Level:

Target:
  • Summon Level 50 Shadow Field (PL_StaticObject) at Target for 45s
Umbra Beast
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Umbra Beast

Summon Umbra Beast

You conjure up one of the most fearsome creatures of the Netherworld, the Umbra Beast. This creature will fight beside its summoner using its brutal claw, bite and darkness attacks. Recharge: Very Long

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Level32
TypeClick
PvE damage scale0.000000
Accuracy1
Modes required
Modes disallowedDisable_All
Range50 feet
Activate period-
Interrupt time-
Cast time2.33 seconds
Recharge time240 seconds
Endurance cost26
Attack types
Effect areaLocation
Radius-
Arc-
Max targets hit-
Entities affectedCaster
Entities autohitCaster
TargetLocation
Target visibilityLine of Sight
Nofity MobsAlways

Power Effects

Archetype:
Level:

Target:
  • StackingSummon Umbra Beast (PL_UmbraBeast) at Target for 99999s