Flicker Strike

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Flicker StrikeAttack, Melee, Movement
Mana Cost: 10
Can store 1 use(s)
Cooldown Time: 2.00 sec
Cast Time: 1.00 sec
Damage Effectiveness: (130% to 160%)
Requires Level 10Teleports the character to a nearby monster and attacks it with a melee weapon. If no specific monster is chosen, one is picked at random. The cooldown can be bypassed by expending a Frenzy Charge.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Damage
Deals (130-160.4)% of Base Damage
20% more Attack Speed
10% increased Attack Speed per Frenzy Charge
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Flicker Strike skill icon.pngFlicker Strike inventory icon.png
Acquisition
Level: 10
Purchase Costs
Normal1x Orb of Transmutation
Sell Price
1x Scroll Fragment

Flicker Strike skill screenshot.jpg

Flicker Strike is an attack that teleports the character to a nearby enemy and strikes it with his weapon. If no specific monster is chosen, one is picked at random. The skill has a cooldown that can be bypassed by expending a Frenzy Charge.

Skill Functions and Interactions

Additional Increased Attack Speed from Frenzy Charges: This attack gets an additional 10% increased attack speed from each frenzy charge, on top of the +4% automatically granted to all attacks from each frenzy charge. Essentially, each frenzy charge will grant attacks made with Flicker Strike a +14% attack speed bonus.

Dual Wielding: Dual Wielding while using flicker strike will cause the player to alternate weapons each attack.

Gem level progression

LevelLvl.dexterityDamage
Effectiveness
Damage
Multiplier
Exp.Total Exp.
11029130%130%00
21335132%131.6%9,5699,569
31743133%133.2%28,18937,758
42152135%134.8%59,14696,904
52560136%136.4%111,192208,096
62969138%138%193,800401,896
73377140%139.6%320,280722,176
83683141%141.2%359,0901,081,266
93990143%142.8%498,5081,579,774
104296144%144.4%682,0572,261,831
1145102146%146%921,7773,183,608
1248109148%147.6%1,727,8794,911,487
1351115149%149.2%1,791,7696,703,256
1454121151%150.8%2,353,6799,056,935
1557127152%152.4%3,070,91212,127,847
1660134154%154%9,095,46621,223,313
1763140156%155.6%16,039,89037,263,203
1866146157%157.2%29,817,11767,080,320
1968151159%158.8%62,895,056129,975,376
2070155160%160.4%212,051,599342,026,975
2172159162%162%N/AN/A
2274N/A164%163.6%N/AN/A
2376N/A165%165.2%N/AN/A
2478N/A167%166.8%N/AN/A
2580N/A168%168.4%N/AN/A
2682N/A170%170%N/AN/A
2784N/A172%171.6%N/AN/A
2886N/A173%173.2%N/AN/A
2988N/A175%174.8%N/AN/A
3090N/A176%176.4%N/AN/A

Item acquisition
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Vendor reward

This skill can be bought at the listed npc vendors after completing the following quests:
Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
The Caged Brute
Act 1
Nessa
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Siosa
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth

Alternate skill effects

Name Cost Description
Vapour Flicker Strike Effect
Vapour Flicker Strike EffectFlicker Strike Skin
Stack Size: 20
Your Flicker Strike becomes a cloud of vapour.
Shop Item Coin.png90 Replaces the standard effect on a Flicker StrikeFlicker StrikeAttack, Melee, Movement
Mana Cost: 10
Can store 1 use(s)
Cooldown Time: 2.00 sec
Cast Time: 1.00 sec
Damage Effectiveness: (130% to 160%)
Requires Level 10Teleports the character to a nearby monster and attacks it with a melee weapon. If no specific monster is chosen, one is picked at random. The cooldown can be bypassed by expending a Frenzy Charge.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Damage
Deals (130-160.4)% of Base Damage
20% more Attack Speed
10% increased Attack Speed per Frenzy Charge
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Flicker Strike skill icon.png
skill gem with a cloud of vapour.

Shop Item Video Icon.png Preview
Ghost Flicker Strike Effect
Ghost Flicker Strike EffectFlicker Strike Skin
Stack Size: 20
Your Flicker Strike becomes a ghostly smoke.
Shop Item Coin.png90 Replaces the standard effect on a Flicker StrikeFlicker StrikeAttack, Melee, Movement
Mana Cost: 10
Can store 1 use(s)
Cooldown Time: 2.00 sec
Cast Time: 1.00 sec
Damage Effectiveness: (130% to 160%)
Requires Level 10Teleports the character to a nearby monster and attacks it with a melee weapon. If no specific monster is chosen, one is picked at random. The cooldown can be bypassed by expending a Frenzy Charge.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Damage
Deals (130-160.4)% of Base Damage
20% more Attack Speed
10% increased Attack Speed per Frenzy Charge
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Flicker Strike skill icon.png
skill gem with ghostly smoke.

Shop Item Video Icon.png Preview

Related helmet enchantments

The following helmet enchantments affect Flicker Strike

NameFor generated item/monster modifiers the minimum item/monster level respectively. Some generation types may not require this condition to be met, however item level restrictions may be raised to 80% of this value.Stats
EnchantmentFlickerStrikeCooldownSpeed1_6620% increased Flicker Strike Cooldown Recovery Speed
EnchantmentFlickerStrikeCooldownSpeed27530% increased Flicker Strike Cooldown Recovery Speed
EnchantmentFlickerStrikeDamage16625% increased Flicker Strike Damage
EnchantmentFlickerStrikeDamage27540% increased Flicker Strike Damage
EnchantmentFlickerStrikeDamagePerFrenzyCharge1666% increased Flicker Strike Damage per Frenzy Charge
EnchantmentFlickerStrikeDamagePerFrenzyCharge2759% increased Flicker Strike Damage per Frenzy Charge

Version history

Version Changes
2.4.0
  • Flicker Strike no longer causes you to drop Haku's spirit.
2.1.0
  • Attack skills that have their damage based on the wielded weapon have their mana costs fixed in place from level 1 onwards.
2.0.0
  • Base damage increased to 130% from 125%. The Increased Attack Speed has been removed and instead Flicker Strike grants 20% More Attack Speed. It now increases damage by 1% per 1% quality instead of increasing critical strike chance.
0.9.12qq
  • Reduced damage bonus from +40% to +25%. This is now also represented as Damage Effectiveness.
0.9.12m
  • Fixed a bug where Flicker Strike would not work properly if you click on a monster outside of range.
    Now it'll run into range and perform the skill.
0.9.12
  • Flicker Strike can't be used through walls anymore.
0.9.11
  • Now has a cooldown which can be bypassed by spending a Frenzy Charge.
  • Corrected some mistakes in its damage progression.
0.9.3
  • Flicker Strike now only attacks one target (ignoring Frenzy Charges).
0.9.2f
  • Reclassified Flicker Strike as Melee.
0.9.1
  • Fixed a problem so that it'll now teleport each time.
  • Reduced damage at lower levels.
0.8.0
  • Added new skills: FrenzyFrenzyAttack, Melee, Bow
    Mana Cost: 10
    Cast Time: 1.00 sec
    Damage Effectiveness: (110% to 137%)
    Requires Level 16Performs an attack that gives the character a frenzy charge if it hits. Frenzy charges increase your attack speed.Per 1% Quality:
    0.5% increased Attack Speed
    Deals (110-136.6)% of Base Damage
    5% increased Physical Damage per Frenzy Charge
    5% increased Attack Speed per Frenzy Charge
    Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Frenzy skill icon.png
    , Blood RageBlood RageSpell, Duration
    Mana Cost: (17 to 21)
    Can store 1 use(s)
    Cooldown Time: 1.00 sec
    Cast Time: 0.25 sec
    Requires Level 16Adds a buff that deals Physical Damage over time, while increasing Attack Speed and Life Leech. Killing an enemy while this buff is active refreshes the buff duration, and can grant a Frenzy Charge.Per 1% Quality:
    0.25% increased Attack Speed
    (5-15)% increased Attack Speed
    1.2% of Attack Physical Damage Leeched as Life
    You take 4% of your Maximum Life per second as Physical Damage
    You take 4% of your Maximum Energy Shield per second as Physical Damage
    25% chance to gain a Frenzy Charge on Kill
    Base duration is (7-10.8) seconds
    Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Blood Rage skill icon.png
    , Flicker Strike, SweepSweepAttack, AoE, Melee
    Radius: 26
    Mana Cost: 8
    Cast Time: 1.15 sec
    Requires Level 12Swings a two handed melee weapon in a circle, knocking back some monsters around the character.Per 1% Quality:
    0.5% increased Area of Effect
    Deals (100-138)% of Base Damage
    (30-39)% chance to Knock Enemies Back on hit
    10% less Attack Speed
    +(0-4) to radius
    Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Sweep skill icon.png
    , Dual StrikeDual StrikeAttack, Melee
    Mana Cost: 5
    Cast Time: 1.00 sec
    Damage Effectiveness: (85% to 104%)
    Attacks with both weapons, dealing the damage of both in one strike. Dual wield only. Does not work with wands.Per 1% Quality:
    0.5% increased Attack Speed
    Deals (85-104)% of Base DamagePlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Dual Strike skill icon.png
    , Double StrikeDouble StrikeAttack, Melee
    Mana Cost: 5
    Cast Time: 1.00 sec
    Damage Effectiveness: (70% to 97%)
    Performs two fast attacks on target enemy with your main hand melee weapon.Per 1% Quality:
    0.5% increased Attack Speed
    Deals (70-96.6)% of Base DamagePlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Double Strike skill icon.png