- 30% increased Physical Damage with Staves
- 10% chance to gain an Endurance Charge on Melee Critical Strike
Smashing Strikes is a notable passive skill that grants increased physical damage with staves. It also grants a chance to gain an endurance charge on melee critical strike.
- The staff wheel to the left of Templar has been improved. A third notable has been added which focuses on improving Critical Strikes. This should be accessible to all Critical Strike-orientated staff builds.
- Changed Smashing Strikes so endurance charges are only gained from melee critical strikes.
- Reduced Global Critical Strike Chance from 40% to 30%.
- Added chance to gain Endurance Charge on Critical Strike.
- Smashing Strikes also grants global critical strike chance, but no longer grants stun duration.