Dragoon Skills Overview
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Last Updated: 21 Sep, 2022
Patch Applicable: 6.2

Dragoon Skills Overview

Global Cooldown Actions (Single Target)

All potencies assume level 90, meaning potency increases through traits are already included.

Icon Name Acronym Level Description
True Thrust
True Thrust TT 1 Basic combo initiator for both the Chaos Thrust and the Full Thrust combo with 230 potency.
Raiden Thrust
Raiden Thrust RT 76 Direct upgrade to True Thrust after successfully landing the last combo action, i.e. Fang and Claw in the Chaos Thrust combo and Wheeling Thrust in the Full Thrust combo. The True Thrust button will temporarily be replaced by this 280 potency action. Grants a stack of Firstminds' Focus at Level 90.
Disembowel
Disembowel DE 18 250 potency action that combos off of True Thrust/Raiden Thrust and applies a 10% damage buff for 30s.
Chaos Thrust
Chaos Thrust CT 50 260 potency action that combos off of Disembowel and applies a 40 potency Damage over Time effect to the target for 24s. Has to be executed from the targets rear for maximum damage. The DoT effect is not influenced by the positional.
Chaotic Spring
Chaotic Spring CS 86 An upgraded version of Chaos Thrust that automatically replaces Chaos Thrust on your hotbar at Level 86. Increases the potency to 300 and the DoT potency to 45.
Vorpal Thrust
Vorpal Thrust VT 4 280 potency action that combos off of True Thrust/Raiden Thrust
Full Thrust
Full Thrust FT 26 400 potency action that combos off of Vorpal Thrust.
Heavens' Thrust
Heavens' Thrust HT 86 An upgraded version of Full Thrust that automatically replaces Full Thrust on your hotbar at Level 86. Increases potency to 480.
Fang and Claw
Fang and Claw FC 56 Blood of the Dragon must be active to use this combo action. Either used as the 4th combo action in the Full Thrust combo with 300 potency or as the 5th combo action in the Chaos Thrust combo with 400 potency (see Lance Mastery). Must be executed from the targets flank for maximum damage.
Wheeling Thrust
Wheeling Thrust WT 58 Blood of the Dragon must be active to use this combo action. Either used as the 4th combo action in the Chaos Thrust combo with 300 potency or as the 5th combo action in the Full Thrust combo with 400 potency (see Lance Mastery). Must be executed from the targets rear for maximum damage.
Piercing Talon
Piercing Talon PT 15 Uncomboed ranged action with 150 potency. Will not terminate an active combo if used between combo skills.

Global Cooldown Actions (Area of Effect)

Icon Name Acronym Level Description
Doom Spike
Doom Spike DoS 40 Basic combo initiator for the AoE combo with 110 potency. Deals damage to all enemies in a rectangular shape.
Draconian Fury
Draconian Fury DrF 82 Direct upgrade to Doom Spike after using a comboed Coerthan Torment. The Doom Spike button will temporarily be replaced by this 130 potency action. Grants a stack of Firstmind’s Focus at Level 90.
Sonic Thrust
Sonic Thrust SoT 62 120 potency action that combos off of Doom Spike. Deals damage to all enemies in a rectangular shape and grants the Power Surge buff for 30s, increasing damage dealt by 10%.
Coerthan Torment
Coerthan Torment CoT 72 150 potency action that combos off of Sonic Thrust. Deals damage to all enemies in a rectangular shape and allows the execution of Draconian Fury.

off-Global Cooldown Actions

Icon Name Acronym Level Description
Jump
Jump - 30 320 potency action with a 30s cooldown. Jumps to the target and returns to the original position immediately - long animation and movement lock. Allows the execution of Mirage Dive within 15s after using Jump.
High Jump
High Jump HJ 74 Upgraded version of Jump with 400 potency and a reduced movement lock.
Spineshatter Dive
Spineshatter Dive SSD 45 250 potency action with a 60s cooldown. Jumps to the target - long animation lock. Gains a second charge at level 84.
Dragonfire Dive
Dragonfire Dive DFD 50 Jumps to the target and deals 300 potency to all enemies in a 5y radius around it. 120s cooldown - long animation lock.
Mirage Dive
Mirage Dive MD 68 200 potency action that will add an eye to your Dragon Gauge when used while Blood of the Dragon is active. Only available after using (High) Jump.
Geirskogul
Geirskogul GSK 60 260 potency action with a 30s cooldown that deals damage to all enemies in a rectangular shape. 30% reduced damage for all enemies hit after the first one. Enters Life of the Dragon when used with two Dragon Eyes open.
Nastrond
Nastrond NAS 70 Replaces Geirskogul when in Life of the Dragon. 360 potency action that deals damage to all enemies in a rectangular shape and has a 10s cooldown. 30% reduced damage for all enemies hit after the first one.
Stardiver
Stardiver STD or SD 80 Jumps to the target and deals damage to all enemies in a 5y radius around it (620 potency for the first enemy, 30% less for all remaining enemies). Only available once per Life of the Dragon (30s cooldown) - very long animation lock.
Wyrmwind Thrust
Wyrmwind Thrust WWT 90 420 potency action with a 30s cooldown that deals damage to all enemies in a rectangular shape. 50% reduced damage for all enemies hit after the first one. Can only be executed when you have two Stacks of Firstminds' Focus
Elusive Jump
Elusive Jump EJ 35 Jumps 15y backwards. Used to travel long distances quickly. 30s cooldown.

Buffs

Icon Name Acronym Level Description
Lance Charge
Lance Charge LC 30 Increases damage dealt by 10% for 20s. 60s cooldown
Dragon Sight
Dragon Sight DS 66 Increases own damage dealt by 10% and the damage dealt by a specified target within 12y by 5% for 20s. 120s cooldown. Refer to the Basic Guide for tips on how to use this.
Battle Litany
Battle Litany BL 52 Increases the Critical Hit Rate by self and party members within 15y by 10% for 15s. 120s cooldown.
Life Surge
Life Surge LS 6 Guarantees a Critical Hit on the next Global Cooldown Action within 5s. 45s cooldown. Also works on AoE actions. Absorbs 10% of the damage dealt from the buffed action as own HP. Gains a second charge at level 88.
Tincture of Strength
Current Tincture of Strength Pot - Increases Strength by 10% for 30s. 270s cooldown.

Role Actions

Icon Name Acronym Level Description
Second Wind
Second Wind - 8 Instant self-heal for 500 potency. 120s cooldown.
Leg Sweep
Leg Sweep - 10 Stuns the target for 3s. 40s cooldown.
Bloodbath
Bloodbath BB 12 Heals self for 1/6 of all physical damage dealt for 20s. 90s cooldown.
Feint
Feint - 22 Reduces target’s physical damage dealt by 10% and magic damage by 5% for 10s. 90s cooldown.
Arm’s Length
Arm’s Length AL 32 Grants knockback immunity for 6s (note that some knockbacks cannot be mitigated with this) and inflicts 20% slow for 15s on attackers when struck during this time. 120s cooldown.
True North
True North TN 50 Nullifies all positional requirements for 10s. 45s cooldown, can hold two charges.

Traits

Icon Name Acronym Level Description
Blood of the Dragon
Blood of the Dragon - 54 Increases Jump potency to 320 and Spineshatter Dive potency to 250.
Lance Mastery
Lance Mastery - 64 Enables the use of Fang and Claw or Wheeling Thrust as a 5th combo action and increases the potency of the 5th combo hit by 110 (380 -> 490).
Life of the Dragon
Life of the Dragon LotD 70 Enables the collection of Dragon Eyes by using Mirage Dive. Using Geirskogul at two Eyes will activate Life of the Dragon for 20s.
Jump Mastery
Jump Mastery - 74 Upgrades Jump to High Jump.
Lance Mastery II
Lance Mastery II - 76 Increases the potency of True Thrust to 230, Vorpal Thrust to 280 and Disembowel to 250. Also enables the use of Raiden Thrust.
Life of the Dragon Mastery
Blood of the Dragon Mastery - 78 Extends Life of the Dragon duration to 30s.
Enhanced Coerthan Torment
Enhanced Coerthan Torment - 82 Enables the use of Draconian Fury.
Enhanced Spineshatter Dive
Enhanced Spineshatter Dive - 84 Grants a second charge for Spineshatter Dive.
Lance Mastery III
Lance Mastery III - 86 Upgrades Chaos Thrust to Chaotic Spring and Full Thrust to Heavens' Thrust.
Enhanced Life Surge
Enhanced Life Surge - 88 Grants a second charge of Life Surge.
Lance Mastery IV
Lance Mastery IV - 90 Increases Geirskogul potency to 260 and Nastrond potency to 360. Also enables the collection of Firstminds' Focus stacks.
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