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Slayer

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Slayer
Slayer ascendancy class.png
No judge. No jury. Just the executioner.

The Slayer is an Ascendancy class for Duelists.

Overview

The Slayer is an offense oriented class based around attacks. They possess powerful effects geared towards killing boss enemies with Headsman and Bane of Legends, as well as Impact for larger attack radius and Overwhelm for crit-based builds. It also has bonuses involving life leech, with the unique ability to leech beyond their health pool with Brutal Fervour, while Masterful Form helps maximize frenzy and endurance charges.

Passive skills

Minor skills

This class has the following minor passive skills:

NameStats
Attack Damage, Area of Effect
2HdmgAOE (Slayer) passive skill icon.png
10% increased Area of Effect
10% increased Attack Damage [1]
Attack Damage, Attack Speed
2HdmgSpeed (Slayer) passive skill icon.png
5% increased Attack Speed
10% increased Attack Damage [1] [2]
Attack Damage, Critical Strike Chance
15% increased Critical Strike Chance
10% increased Attack Damage [1]
Attack Damage, Frenzy and Endurance Charge Duration
10% increased Frenzy Charge Duration
10% increased Endurance Charge Duration
10% increased Attack Damage [1]
Attack Damage, Life Leech
2HdmgLeech (Slayer) passive skill icon.png
0.2% of Attack Damage Leeched as Life
10% increased Attack Damage [1] [2]

Notable skills

This class has the following notable passive skills:

Skill Modifiers Prerequisite Preceding Passive
Headsman
Headman (Slayer) passive skill icon.png
20% more Damage against Unique Enemies
10% more Damage if you've Killed Recently
Cannot take Reflected Physical Damage
Attack Damage, Attack Speed
Bane of Legends
BaneOfLegends (Slayer) passive skill icon.png
Gain 20% increased Movement Speed for 20 seconds when you Kill an Enemy
Gain 20% increased Attack Speed for 20 seconds when you Kill a Rare or Unique Enemy
Kill Enemies that have 20% or lower Life when Hit by your Skills
Headsman Attack Damage, Attack Speed
Endless Hunger
EndlessHunger (Slayer) passive skill icon.png
20% of Overkill Damage is Leeched as Life
You are Immune to Bleeding while Leeching
Cannot be Stunned while Leeching
Attack Damage, Life Leech
Brutal Fervour
BrutalFervor (Slayer) passive skill icon.png
Life Leech effects are not removed at Full Life
50% increased Attack Damage while Leeching
15% increased Attack Speed while Leeching
6% reduced Damage taken while Leeching
Endless Hunger Attack Damage, Life Leech
Overwhelm Base Critical Strike Chance for Attacks with Weapons is 8%
+10% to Critical Strike Multiplier per Nearby Enemy, up to +100%
Nearby enemies have -30% to Critical Strike Multiplier
Attack Damage, Critical Strike Chance
Impact
Impact (Slayer) passive skill icon.png
5% increased Area of Effect per Enemy killed recently, up to 50%
+2 to Melee Weapon and Unarmed Attack range
50% increased Global Accuracy Rating
Deal up to 15% more Melee Damage to Enemies, based on proximity
Attack Damage, Area of Effect
Masterful Form
Charges (Slayer) passive skill icon.png
50% increased Frenzy Charge Duration
50% increased Endurance Charge Duration
Your Maximum Endurance Charges is equal to your Maximum Frenzy Charges
Attack Damage, Frenzy and Endurance Charge Duration

Version history

Version Changes
3.7.0
  • The small passives leading to Headsman and Bane of Legends now grant 10% increased attack damage, rather than 14% increased damage with two handed weapons.
  • The small passive leading to Overwhelm now grants 10% increased attack damage and 10% increased critical strike chance (previously granted 14% increased damage with two handed weapons and 5% reduced enemy stun threshold).
  • The small passives leading to Endless Hunger and Brutal Fervour now grant 10% increased attack damage, rather than 14% increased damage with two handed weapons.
  • The small passive leading to Impact now grants 10% increased attack damage, rather than 14% increased damage with two handed weapons.
  • Added a new Slayer notable - Masterful Form.
  • The small passive leading to Masterful Form grants 10% increased attack damage, 10% increased endurance charge duration and 10% increased frenzy charge duration.
3.2.0
2.3.0