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Power Deadeye

Published Sep 1, 2022 Updated Mar 23, 2024
Raids - Secrets of the Obscure
Pros +
High damage Fluid rotation Provides self boons Substantial ranged DPS
Cons -
Low amounts of CC High learning curve Complex rotation Relies on enemy conditions Frequent animation locks
Power 3104
Toughness 1000
Vitality 1297
Precision 2008
Critical Chance 63%
Ferocity 1531
Critical Damage 252%
Condition Damage 0
Healing Power 0
Expertise 0
Condition Duration 0%
Concentration 180
Boon Duration 12%
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Primary Weapon Set

Berserker's RifleMain Hand

Secondary Weapon Set

Berserker's DaggerMain Hand

Berserker's DaggerOff Hand

Other Items





Jade Bot Core

Rifle's damage is superior to Dagger's when fighting enemies above 50% HP, and otherwise allows you to shoot targets from 1,500 Range.

Rifle Rotation

Cast three times to reach 7 Malice, then enter Stealth and cast . See the Priority List for the order of Stealth usage.

Activate to cover the following sequence when Cooldowns allow:

  1. Stealth
  2. x3
  3. Stealth
Rifle Priority List

Your rotation juggles the Cooldowns of all Stealth sources:

  1. 1st Charge of
  2. Stolen Skill
  3. Reset
  4. Stolen Skill
  5. 2nd Charge of
  6. Rifle Filler

Rifle Filler

Spend your Initiative on excess casts, including the refill from .

Use to reset your Initiative when is nearly off Cooldown. For very short fights, you can use both charges of to bridge this gap. Otherwise, an infinitely looping filler sequence is as follows:

  1. x5
  2. Repeat
  3. Stolen Skill
  4. x2
  5. Step 3 of Priority List—use
Rifle Notes
  • You cannot queue / after —you'll interrupt the skill.
  • You cannot queue / after , or you'll Reveal yourself with /.
  • It is strongly advised that you disable Auto Cast on Rifle skill 1, . With Auto Cast enabled, can be interrupted by the following ; when disabled, you can smoothly queue while casting your Stealth Attack.
Dagger Rotation

Save until the end of the phase.

Save for fixing mistakes.

Build Malice with . During 50% — 25% HP phases, if there is exactly one enemy near your Marked target target, instead build Malice with to strike your target twice.

Alternate between Cantrips (for uptime) and (replacing one cast once Reveal has ended) to access Stealth.

Relic Priority List

The circumstances below take you from 2 Malice to 7; once you gain Stealth, cast .

Circumstance Skill Sequence
is coming off Cooldown x3 Stolen Skill
Just used and is Recharged x2 Stolen Skill
is expiring 1st option: x3 1st Charge of
2nd option: x4
3rd option: x3 2nd Charge of
Elsewise x2 Full Auto Chain
Dagger Notes
  • You cannot queue from your Auto Chain into , and if you are slightly too fast you will still be Revealed.

animation-locks you for 600 miliseconds. Be mindful of this when fighting near dangerous mechanics.

Aggressively queue .

Swap to for Breakbars. In this case, swap to Dagger after and repeat the following sequence, swapping back once your Stealth Cooldowns have recovered enough to restart the Priority List:

  1. x2
  2. Full Auto Chain
  3. .
Skill Reference Guide
Rifle Default Keybind
Dagger & Dagger Default Keybind

It's important that you stay above 50% HP at all times to maintain the bonus +5% Critical Chance from and 2% Critical Damage from .

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