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Counterattack
Ability warrior challange.png
  • Counterattack
  • 5 yards  range
  • 5 sec cooldown
  • 45-110 Mana
  • Instant cast
  • Parried attack
  • A strike that becomes active after parrying an opponent's attack. This attack deals X damage and immobilizes the target for 5 sec. Counterattack cannot be blocked, dodged, or parried.
Usable by
ClassHunter
Properties
TypeOffensive
SchoolPhysical
Cooldown5 sec
Talents
TalentedYes
Talent treeSurvival
Improvement
talents
Resourcefulness
Other information
Ranks4
RequirementsParried attack
Related debuff
Ability warrior challange.png
  • Counterattack
  • Immobile.
  • Duration: 5 seconds

Counterattack is a 21-point talent in the Hunter Survival tree. It also requires 5 points in Deflection.

Functionality

Uses

  • 5 second guaranteed root, allowing you to gain range.
  • With Deterrence activated, you're almost guaranteed access to this ability.

Limitations

  • This requires you to be in melee range.
  • You MUST parry an attack before this ability is open for you to use.
  • The damage doesn't scale with weapon damage, attack power or any other attribute.

Rank Table

Rank Level Mana Cost Damage Training Cost
1 30 45 40 Talent
2 42 65 70 9s 60c
3 54 85 110 21s
4 66 110 165 22s 50c

Patch changes

  • Patch 1.8.0 (patch date:2005-10-10): Now properly sets its cooldown. 
  • Patch 1.6.0 (patch date:2005-07-12): Will now cause damage to targets immune to immobilizing effects. 
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