|Illusion of Vulnerability||Inflict vulnerability when you interrupt a foe. This trait can only affect enemies with defiance bars once per interval.|
|Bountiful Blades||Improves greatsword skills. Mirror Blade bounces additional times, and Phantasmal Berserker summons an additional berserker and deals less damage.|
|Empowered Illusions||Illusions deal increased strike damage.|
|Rending Shatter||Shatter skills inflict vulnerability on hit.|
|Dazzling||Dazing or stunning a foe also applies vulnerability.|
|Shattered Concentration||Shatter skills also remove a boon on hit.|
|Egotism||Deal increased strike damage to foes with a lower health percentage than you.|
|Furious Interruption||3||Gain quickness when you interrupt a foe.|
|Fragility||Deal increased strike damage for each stack of vulnerability on your target.|
|Vicious Expression||You and your illusions deal increased strike damage to foes without boons. Disabling a foe removes boons from them. Disables include stun, daze, knockback, pull, knockdown, sink, float, launch, taunt, and fear.|
|Mental Anguish||Shatter skills deal more damage. This bonus damage is doubled against foes that are not activating skills.|
|Power Block||Interrupts deal damage and inflict weakness. Enemy skills that you interrupt have an increased cooldown. Cannot increase recharge of skills with no recharge or skills on creatures with defiance bars. This trait can only damage enemies with defiance bars once per interval.|
|Critical Infusion||10||Gain vigor when delivering a critical hit.|
|Phantasmal Fury||Your phantasms have fury.|
|Desperate Decoy||120||Cloak and leave a clone of yourself behind when struck while below the health threshold.|
|Duelist's Discipline||Pistol attacks from you and your illusions have a chance to cause bleeding. Interrupting a foe recharges pistol skills. This trait can only reduce recharge on enemies with defiance bars once per interval.|
|Sharper Images||Illusions inflict bleeding on critical hits.|
|Blinding Dissipation||Shatter skill 2 inflicts blindness.|
|Evasive Mirror||10||Reflect projectiles after a successful evasion.|
|Fencer's Finesse||Gain a stacking ferocity effect when you or one of your illusions strikes with a one-handed sword or a spear. Reduces recharge on sword and spear skills.|
|Master Fencer||8||Grant fury to yourself and nearby allies when you critically strike an enemy.|
|Superiority Complex||Your critical hits deal more damage. Critical hit damage against disabled foes, or foes below the health threshold, is further increased. Disabled foes are affected by stun, daze, knockback, pull, knockdown, sink, float, fear, taunt, or launch.|
|Ineptitude||Interrupting a foe inflicts blind, and blinding a foe inflicts confusion. This trait can only activate on enemies with defiance bars once per interval.|
|Deceptive Evasion||Create a clone at your current position when you dodge.|
|Metaphysical Rejuvenation||15||Gain regeneration when struck while below the health threshold.|
|Method of Madness||75||Cast Lesser Chaos Storm when you use a healing skill.|
|Illusionary Defense||Gain a stacking damage reduction whenever you summon an illusion.
Virtuoso: Triggers when stocking a blade.
|Master of Manipulation||Manipulations grant aegis to yourself and nearby allies.|
|Illusionary Membrane||While you have regeneration, condition damage you deal is increased, and condition damage you take is reduced.|
|Auspicious Anguish||35||Convert damaging conditions to boons whenever you gain Distortion or become disabled.
This trait can only trigger when disabled once per interval.
Disables include stun, daze, knockback, pull, knockdown, sink, float, launch, taunt, and fear.
|Chaotic Transference||15||Chaos Armor grants protection when cast. When you gain protection, also gain regeneration.|
|Chaotic Potency||Gain condition damage. Gain additional condition damage while wielding a staff. Staff and trident skills gain reduced recharge.|
|Chaotic Persistence||Gain concentration and expertise while affected by regeneration.|
|Chaotic Interruption||1||When you interrupt a foe, recharge one of your equipped-weapon skills at random. Only affects weapon skills that are recharging.|
|Prismatic Understanding||Increased stealth duration from mesmer skills. Gain random boons while you are in stealth.|
|Bountiful Disillusionment||Gain stability when you use a Shatter skill. Gain an additional boon based on which Shatter is used.|
|Mender's Purity||1||Cast Lesser Power Cleanse when you use a healing skill.|
|Medic's Feedback||32||Cast Feedback while reviving an ally. Feedback revives allies inside its dome.|
|Restorative Mantras||Heals allies around you when you cast a Mantra.|
|Sympathetic Visage||Phantasms take your conditions when they are first summoned.|
|Inspiring Distortion||Grant aegis to other nearby allies whenever you give yourself distortion or use Shatter skill 4.|
|Warden's Feedback||Focus weapon skills reflect projectiles. Reduces recharge on focus weapon skills.|
|Restorative Illusions||Heal yourself and lose conditions when you use a Shatter skill.|
|Temporal Enchanter||Glamour skills last longer. When you cast a glamour, allies near the glamour gain resistance and superspeed.|
|Healing Prism||10||When healing yourself, nearby allies are also healed. Gain healing power based on a portion of your power.|
|Mental Defense||90||Cast Lesser Phantasmal Defender on your attacker when you successfully block or evade an attack.|
|Illusionary Inspiration||Summoning an illusion heals all allies around you.
Virtuoso: Triggers when stocking a blade.
|Blurred Inscriptions||Signets have improved active effects, and activating one grants you distortion.|
|Cry of Pain||Shatter skill 2 inflicts more stacks of confusion for an increased duration.|
|Shatter Storm||Shatter skill 1 becomes an ammo skill.|
|Persistence of Memory||When a phantasm becomes a clone, it transfers its boons to you.|
|The Pledge||Reduces recharge on torch skills. Flame bursts from torch skills inflict additional burning.|
|Compounding Power||Creating an illusion increases your outgoing damage and gives increased condition damage for a short duration.
Virtuoso: Triggers when stocking a blade.
|Escape Artist||When a phantasm is created, grant it distortion.|
|Phantasmal Haste||Phantasms spawn with quickness. Gain quickness when you create a phantasm.|
|Maim the Disillusioned||Shatter skills inflict torment on hit.|
|Master of Misdirection||Shatter skills gain recharge reduction.|
|Phantasmal Force||Phantasms deal increased strike damage for each stack of might you have. Gain might when your phantasms become clones.|
|Master of Fragmentation||Your Shatter skills are improved.|
|Malicious Sorcery||Increases attack speed while wielding a scepter. Reduces recharge on scepter skills.|
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|Time Splitter||Gain access to chronomancer shatter skills and Wells.|
|Delayed Reactions||Disabling a foe slows them. Disables include stun, daze, knockback, pull, knockdown, sink, float, launch, taunt, and fear.
This trait can only affect the same enemy with once per interval.
|Time Catches Up||Activating a Shatter gives your illusions superspeed. Shatters deal increased damage to movement-impaired foes.|
|All's Well That Ends Well||Wells heal allies when they end.|
|Flow of Time||Gain alacrity for each clone you shatter.|
|Danger Time||Gain additional critical-hit chance against slowed enemies. This bonus also applies to your illusions.|
|Illusionary Reversion||Shatter skills generate a clone if you have enough clones present.|
|Improved Alacrity||Alacrity applied to you is stronger but has a reduced duration. Gain increased critical-strike damage when you have alacrity.|
|Time Marches On||You move 25% faster. The duration of incoming movement-impairing conditions is reduced by 25%.|
|Stretched Time||Flow of Time now affects nearby allies. Grant alacrity to nearby allies when you summon a phantasm.|
|Seize the Moment||You and nearby allies gain quickness for each clone you shatter. Grant quickness to nearby allies when you summon a phantasm.|
|Chronophantasma||The first time a phantasm would become a clone, it instead resummons itself and attacks again. Resummoned phantasms inflict a percentage of the original's damage. (Resummoned phantasms are briefly dazed.)|
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|Mirage Cloak||Gain Mirage Cloak instead of dodge rolling. Ambush skills become available for a short time whenever you gain Mirage Cloak. Gain access to Deception skills.|
|Self-Deception||Using a Deception skill will create a clone if you have any other clones active.|
|Renewing Oasis||Gain regeneration when you gain Mirage Cloak. The duration of incoming damaging conditions is reduced while you are regenerating.|
|Riddle of Sand||When entering combat, your first Ambush attack applies confusion. This ability refreshes when you use a Shatter skill.|
|Nomad's Endurance||Shatter skills give vigor, and vigor grants condition damage.|
|Desert Distortion||Illusions shattered by Distortion become Mirage Mirrors. Ambush skills become available for a short time whenever you grant distortion to yourself.|
|Mirage Mantle||Ambush skills are improved.|
|Mirrored Axes||Reduce recharge of axe skills. Axe skills generate an additional phantom axe.|
|Speed of Sand||Mirage Cloak increases your movement speed.|
|Infinite Horizon||When you gain Mirage Cloak, your illusions also gain it.|
|Elusive Mind||Lose conditions when you gain Mirage Cloak.|
|Dune Cloak||Use Sand Shards when Mirage Cloak ends.|
Virtuoso Elite Specialization top
|Psychic Blades||Whenever a clone would be summoned, you instead stock a blade. Blades persist indefinitely until used. Your shatters are replaced with Bladesongs that consume your stocked blades, but still count as shatters for the purposes of core traits.
While out of combat, you will automatically stock a blade every 10 seconds.
|Bladeturn Refrain||Bladesongs grant aegis.|
|Mental Focus||Strike damage is increased against foes within the range threshold.|
|Jagged Mind||Blade attacks inflict bleeding on critical hits. A percentage of your condition damage dealt heals you.|
|Deadly Blades||Blades inflict vulnerability on critical hits. After successfully casting a Bladesong, increase all damage dealt for a short time. This does not stack.|
|Duelist's Reversal||3||Blocking or dodging an attack grants boons.|
|Phantasmal Blades||Phantasms that successfully complete their attack launch a blade at their target and grant you fury when they expire.|
|Sharpening Sorrow||Gain fury when you activate Bladesong Sorrow. Fury increases your expertise.|
|Quiet Intensity||Fury gives an increased critical hit chance. Gain ferocity based on your vitality.|
|Psychic Riposte||3||Blocking or evading an attack stocks blades. Dodging stocks a blade and causes your next Bladesong to be unblockable.|
|Infinite Forge||Automatically stock blades while in combat.|
|Bloodsong||Bleeding you apply deals increased damage. Stock a blade after applying enough stacks of bleeding to foes.|