Arrow of Slaying
Master Combat Training
The archer generates an automatic critical hit if this shot finds its target, although high-level targets may be able to ignore the effect. The archer suffers reduced stamina regeneration for a time. Master Archer adds an extra attack bonus.
Arrow of Slaying is a rogue and warrior talent from the Pinning Shot tree in .
Dragon Age: Origins
The archer attacks with an attack bonus of 15. If it connects, 2x normal critical hit damage is dealt. A Damage Bonus is applied if the attacker has the same or higher level than the defender.
Damage Bonus is calculated as
(Random number between 25 and 50) * BonusMultiplier, where BonusMultiplier is:
This damage bonus is reduced to 10% against Lieutenant and Boss creatures, while Elite Boss creatures are immune.
The archer is exhausted after firing this shot, and suffers reduced stamina regeneration of -1.0 for 10 seconds. Master Archer grants an extra +15 attack when firing Arrow of Slaying.
Conjuration time: 3s.
100 additional Threat is drawn.
Activation base is in Stamina and values vary with fatigue%.
The script for this ability calculates the Bonus Multiplier like this: BonusMultiplier = LevelDifference ^ 2. This is not LevelDifference squared, the '^' operator used in the script is in fact bitwise XOR. Unofficial fix for PC available here.
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