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Invigorating Strike

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Invigorating Strike is a Rogue skill from the Basic skill tree. Its features are:

Grants Player Exploits Condition
Physical Dmg Crowd Controlled
Vulnerable Injured
+ Lucky Hit
+ Energy
Dazes (CC)
Cutthroat
Combo Point

'Creates Condition' means this skill creates this condition i.e it could make a target Vulnerable that other skills can take advantage of. 'Exploits Condition' means this skill takes advantage of a condition, not necessarily of its own making. So for example another skill might Stun and this skill could take advantage of that.

Invigorating Strike Details and Upgrades

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Invigorating Strike

Melee attack an enemy, dealing 25% damage and increasing Energy Regeneration by 20%[x] for 3 seconds.

Damage: Physical Damage
Requires Dual Wielded weapons
Tags: Basic, Cutthroat

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Enhanced Invigorating Strike

Damaging a Crowd Controlled or Injured enemy with Invigorating Strike increases its Energy Regeneration bonus to x 30%.

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Primary Invigorating Strike

Invigorating Strike additionally grants + 8% Lucky Hit Chance. Hitting a Crowd Controlled or Injured enemy increases this bonus to + 16% Lucky Hit Chance.

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Fundamental Invigorating Strike

Hitting an enemy with Invigorating Strike while you are below 75% Energy makes them Vulnerable for 3 seconds.


Other Skills that work with Invigorating Strike

The following skills either:

  • Create a condition Invigorating Strike can exploit
  • Exploit a condition Invigorating Strike creates
Basic Tree
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Puncture

Throw blades a short distance, dealing 21% damage. Every 3rd cast Slows enemies by 20% for 2 seconds. Critical Strikes will always Slow.

Damage: Physical Damage
Requires Dual Wielded weapons
Tags: Basic, Marksman Skill

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Fundamental Blade Shift

Moving through enemies while Blade Shift is active refreshes its duration. After moving through enemies 5 times your next Blade Shift will Daze (CC) enemies for 2 seconds.

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Primary Forceful Arrow

Every 3rd cast of Forceful Arrow pierces through Vulnerable enemies.

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Fundamental Forceful Arrow

Forceful Arrow Knocks Back (CC) Non-Elite enemies if they are Close. If they collide with another enemy, both are Knocked Down (CC) for 1.5 seconds.

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Enhanced Heartseeker

When Heartseeker Critically Strikes, gain + 8% Attack Speed for 4 seconds.

Double this amount if the enemy is Vulnerable.

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Improved Twisting Blades

Enemies are Dazed (CC) while impaled with Twisting Blades.

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Enhanced Barrage

Barrage's ricochet chance is increased to 100% for arrows that damage a Vulnerable enemy or Critically Strike any enemy.

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Enhanced Flurry

Each time Flurry damages a Crowd Controlled or Vulnerable enemy, you are Healed for 1% of your Maximum Life up to 12% Maximum Life per cast.

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Improved Flurry

Flurry deals x 20% increased damage to Vulnerable enemies. If Flurry hits any Vulnerable enemy it will make all enemies hit by that cast Vulnerable for 3 seconds.

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Advanced Flurry

Evading through an enemy will cause your next Flurry to deal x30% increased damage and Stun enemies for 2.5 seconds.

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Improved Rapid Fire

Gain 15 Energy per cast of Rapid Fire when it damages a Vulnerable enemy.

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Advanced Penetrating Shot

When cast with full Energy Penetrating Shot will Slow (CC) all enemies it hits by 50% for 3 seconds. Elite enemies will also be Knocked Down (CC) for 1.5 seconds.

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Agility Tree
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Methodical Shadow Step

Enemies damaged by Shadow Step are Stunned (CC) for 2 seconds.

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Disciplined Dash

Dash Slows (CC) enemies it hits by 30% for 3 seconds. Any enemy already Slowed will be Dazed (CC) for 2 seconds instead.

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Caltrops

Leap backwards and throw caltrops on the ground, dealing 40% damage and Slowing enemies by 50%. Lasts 7 seconds.

Lucky Hit Chance: 25%
Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Agility, Trap, Mobility Skill

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Disciplined Caltrops

You have +5% Critical Strike Chance against enemies inside your Caltrops. Double this amount against Vulnerable enemies.

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Methodical Caltrops

Caltrops now deals Cold damage and Chills enemies for 25% per second.

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Weapon Mastery

Gain a bonus when attacking based on weapon type:


  • Bows: 4%[x] increased damage to Vulnerable enemies.
  • Crossbows: 5%[x] increased Critical Strike Damage.

    Swords: 3%[x] increased damage.
    Damage: Physical Damage
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    Trick Attacks

    When you Critically Strike a Dazed enemy they are Knocked Down (CC) for 0.5 seconds.

    Damage: Physical Damage
    Passive

    Subterfuge Tree
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    Smoke Grenade

    Throw a smoky concoction at enemies that Dazes them for 4 seconds.

    Damage: N/A
    Tags: Subterfuge, Grenade Skill

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    Subverting Smoke Grenade

    If an enemy is Vulnerable, Slowed, or Chilled then Smoke Grenade will Daze (CC) them for x 20% longer.

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    Countering Smoke Grenade

    Lucky Hit: Dealing direct damage to enemies affected by Smoke Grenade has up to a 25% chance to reduce its Cooldown by 1 second, or by 3 seconds instead if the enemy is Vulnerable.

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    Enhanced Poison Trap

    Poison Trap Knocks Down (CC) enemies for 1.5 seconds when it activates.

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    Malice

    You deal 3%[x] increased damage to Vulnerable enemies.

    Damage: Physical Damage
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    Cold Imbuement

    Imbue your weapons with frigid energies. Your next 2 Imbueable Skills deal Cold damage and Chill enemies for 25% per hit.

    Damage: N/A
    Tags: Imbuement, Imbueable Skill

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    Blended Cold Imbuement

    Lucky Hit: Critical Strikes with Cold Imbued Skills have up to a 20% chance to instantly Freeze enemies for 3 seconds.

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    Shadow Crash



    Lucky Hit: Shadow damage has up to a 10% chance to Stun (CC) for 0.5 seconds.
    Damage: Physical Damage
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    Supreme Rain of Arrows

    Rain of Arrows' second wave Knocks Down (CC) enemies for 3 seconds.

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    Prime Death Trap

    Enemies are Pulled Into (CC) Death Trap when it activates.

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    Trap Mastery

    When Poison Trap or Death Trap activates, you gain 4%[+] increased Critical Strike Chance against Vulnerable and Crowd Controlled enemies for 4 seconds.

    Damage: Physical Damage
    Tags: Trap Passive

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    Momentum

    Cutthroat Skills grant a stack of Momentum for 8 seconds if they either:
    Hit a Stunned (CC), Dazed, or Frozen (CC) enemy
    Hit any enemy from behind
    While at 3 stacks of Momentum you gain:
    20% increased Damage Reduction
    30%[x] increased Energy Regeneration
    15%[+] increased Movement Speed

    Damage: Physical Damage
    Tags: Cutthroat Passive

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    Close Quarters Combat

    Damaging a Close enemy with Marksman or Cutthroat Skills each grant a 15%[+] Attack Speed bonus for 8 seconds.
    While both Attack Speed bonuses are active, you deal increased damage equal to 10%[x] of your Damage vs Crowd Controlled bonus.
    Current Damage Increase: 0%[x]

    Damage: Physical Damage
    Tags: Marksman, Cutthroat Passive

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    Victimize

    Victimize's damage is increased by 120%[x] of your Vulnerable Damage Bonus.
    Current Damage Increase: 24%[x]

    Damage: Physical Damage
    Passive


    Items that work with Invigorating Strike

    The following items either:

    • Grant a bonus when using Invigorating Strike
    • Create a condition Invigorating Strike can exploit
    • Exploit a condition Invigorating Strike creates

    Legendary Aspects

    Aspect of Corruption
    Offensive Your Imbuement Skill effects have 24%[x] increased potency against Vulnerable enemies.

    Gloves, Offhand, 1H Weapon, 2H Weapon (+100%), Ring, Amulet (+50%)

    Renegade's Retreat
    (Map)
    Kehjistan Rogue
    Aspect of Siphoned Victuals
    Defensive Lucky Hit: Damaging a Vulnerable enemy with a Non-Basic Skill has a 4% chance to drop a Healing Potion.

    Helm, Chest, Pants, Shield, Amulet (+50%)

    Leviathan's Maw
    (Map)
    Hawezar Rogue
    Energizing Aspect
    Resource Damaging an Elite enemy with a Basic Skill generates 4 Energy. Gain 24.0 Energy after killing an Elite enemy with a Basic Skill.

    Ring

    Sanguine Chapel
    (Map)
    Fractured Peaks Rogue
    Mangler's Aspect
    Utility Lucky Hit: Dealing direct damage to a Vulnerable enemy has up to a 29% chance to Daze (CC) them for 2 seconds.

    Helm, Chest, Gloves, Boots, Shield, Amulet (+50%)

    N/A Extraction Rogue
    Ravenous Aspect
    Resource Killing a Vulnerable enemy grants you 54.0%[x] increased Energy Regeneration for 4 seconds.

    Ring

    Shifting City
    (Map)
    Dry Steppes Rogue
    Vengeful Aspect
    Offensive Lucky Hit: Damaging a Vulnerable enemy has up to a 25% chance to create an Arrow Storm at the enemy's location , dealing 108 Physical damage over 3 seconds. Your Arrow Storms deal 24% increased damage.

    Gloves, Offhand, 1H Weapon, 2H Weapon (+100%), Ring, Amulet (+50%)

    Inferno Dungeon
    (Map)
    Kehjistan Rogue

    * Extraction means the Legendary Aspect can be removed from any Legendary item at the Occultist. A dungeon name means the Aspect will be added to your Codex of Power as a reward after completing that dungeon.

    Unique Items

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    Condemnation

    "I've never seen such ruthless butchery. He deserves to be be shipped off to die in the swamps with the rest of the godless murderers." - Witness to the murder of Sergeant Walcot

    Type: Ancestral Unique Dagger
    Class: Rogue

    Description: Your Rogue_Skill_Tree#Core|Core Skills deal [20 - 40]%[x] increased damage when spending 3 Combo Points. Your Basic Skills using this weapon have a 30% chance to generate 3 Combo Points.

    • +20.0% Damage to Close Enemies

    Affixes: (Item Power 925)
    • +[4.4 - 10.0]% Basic Attack Speed
    • +[14.0 - 21.0]% Critical Strike Damage
    • +[10.5 - 17.5]% Damage with Dual-Wielded Weapons
    • +[12.5 - 19.5]% Core Damage
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    Grasp of Shadow

    Dark wisps creep hungrily across these gloves, like an assassin's blade seeking a life to steal on a moonless night.

    Type: Ancestral Unique Gloves
    Class: Rogue

    Description: Lucky Hit: Damaging a Vulnerable enemy with a Marksman or Cutthroat Skill has up to a [24 - 34]% chance to summon a Shadow Clone that mimics your attack.


      Affixes: (Item Power 925)
      • +[4.4 - 10.0]% Attack Speed
      • +[28 - 42] Dexterity
      • +[31.5 - 52.5]% Shadow Clone Damage
      • +[3 - 4] to Core Skills


      Changes to Invigorating Strike

      Patch 1.1.1, August 8, 2023

      Patch 1.0.3, June 27, 2023

      • Base damage increased from 23% to 25%.