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NameBallista
ClassRogue level 15 skill
DescriptionSummons a ballista that fires bolts at nearby enemies.
CooldownNo cooldown
Mana cost44
Range20
TagsMinionDexterity
Scaling
Per Point of Dexterity:
  • +4% increased Minion Damage
  • +1% increased Minion Attack Speed
Per Level:
  • +75 Minion Health
Skill Tree Nodes
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StatsDescription
Ballista0
    Summons a ballista that fires bolts at nearby enemies.
    Efficient Construction2
    • Mana Cost -25% per point
    • Duration (seconds) -20% per point
    Ballista costs significantly less mana, but has a shorter duration.
    Bolt Rain3
    • Extra Projectiles Chance 25%
    • Extra Projectiles +2 per point
    Ballista has a chance to shoot extra projectiles.
    Armed Construction4
    • Ballista Explodes
    • Damage +75% per point
    • Area +75% per point
    Ballista now also explodes when it expires or is destroyed. This explosion deals more damage (multiplicative with other modifiers) in a larger area.
    Light Bolts5
    • More Attack Speed +12% per point
    • Damage -5% per point
    Ballista has more attack speed (multiplicative with other modifiers), but deals less damage (multiplicative with other modifiers).
    Serrated Edges5
    • Armor Shred Chance +10% per point
    Ballista has a chance to shred enemy armor.
    Twinned Bolts4
    • Double Shoot Chance +10% per point
    Ballista has a chance to double shoot.
    Shields Up1
    • Shields Health 300
    Ballista now has shields in front of it.
    Flaming Shots5
    • Fire Damage +3 per point
    • Ignite Chance +10% per point
    Ballista bolts are lit on fire dealing additional fire damage and have a chance to ignite enemies.
    Rapid Fire5
    • Attack Speed +6% per point
    Ballista has increased attack speed.
    Explosive Delivery1
    • Exploding Bolts
    • Less Attack Speed -40%
    Ballista's bolts now explode on hit dealing fire damage in an area, but has less attack speed (multiplicative with other modifiers).
    Frigid Barrage1
    • Fire Explosion -> Cold Damage
    • Freeze Rate 80
    • Ignite -> Chill Chance
    The explosion damage is converted to cold and has a chance to freeze enemies. Ignite chance from inside this skill tree is converted to chill chance.
    Sturdy Foundation4
    • Health +25% per point
    • Duration +10% per point
    Ballista has more health and lasts longer.
    Acidulous Mixture4
    • Slow Chance +15% per point
    Ballista has a chance to slow enemies.
    Tainted Ammunition1
    • Poison Chance From Acid Flask +100%
    Hitting your Ballista with Acid Flask gives it a chance to poison enemies. If Acid Flask damage is converted to fire, this is instead ignite chance.
    Contaminating Shots3
    • Ailment Effectiveness +15% per point
    Your chance to apply ailments also apply to your Ballista, but at reduced effectiveness.
    Quickload1
    • Attack Speed Per Hit +2%
    Ballista has increased attack speed with each hit.
    Expeditious Build1
    • Ballistae Gain Frenzy
    While standing near your Ballistae, they gain the Frenzy buff, granting them 20% increased attack and cast speed.
    Shared Enhancements3
    • Damage Effectiveness +15% per point
    Your damage also applies to your Ballista, but at reduced effectiveness.
    Heavy Bolts3
    • Damage +12% per point
    • Less Attack Speed -5% per point
    Ballista deals more damage (multiplicative with other modifiers), but has less attack speed (multiplicative with other modifiers).
    Wide Protection3
    • Shields Width +30% per point
    Ballista shields are wider.
    Sharpened Tips2
    • Base Crit Chance +3% per point
    Improves Ballista's base critical strike chance.
    Perfect Aim4
    • Critical Chance Effectiveness +25% per point
    • Critical Strike Multiplier Effectiveness +25% per point
    Your critical strike chance and critical strike multipliers also apply to your Ballista, but at reduced effectiveness.
    Bodkin Bolts5
    • Enemies Pierced +1 per point
    Ballista bolts pierces enemies (continue through targets they hit).
    Harpoon Shot1
    • Pulls Enemies
    Every 5 seconds Ballista shoots a Harpoon Shot, that sticks into an enemy and pulls them towards the Ballista.
    Tripwire1
    • Tripwire Between Ballistae
    When you construct a second ballista a tripwire is created between it and the existing ballista. Enemies that cross the tripwire cause both ballistae to explode.
    Elixir of Construction5
    • Damage +20% per point
    Ballista deals more damage (multiplicative with other modifiers) if constructed within 4 seconds of using a potion.
    Practical Build1
    • Damage +40%
    • More Attack Speed +40%
    • Duration (seconds) -25%
    Ballista deals more damage (multiplicative with other modifiers) and has more attack speed (multiplicative with other modifiers), but has a shorter duration.
    Care Package2
    • Potions To Drop +1 per point
    Ballista will drop healing potions over its duration.