All about the Dragonhunter Guardian Elite Specialization to be released with Heart of Thorns. Updated with info from Beta weekend 3.
The Dragonhunter elite specialization can be obtained at level 80 with Heart of Thorns. It gives the Guardian access to longbow, six traps, and three new Virtues. The dragonhunter uses longbow to hunt down enemies with the assistance of traps that triggers when an enemy walks into it.
Note on tooltip damage numbers: The damage numbers are level 80 while wearing exotic Berserker armor/accessories with Runs of the Scholar. (2333 power, 1095 toughness, 1095 toughness, 1852 precision, 952 ferocity, 95 condition damage). No traits are selected. This was done to standardize the comparison of abilities across multiple elite specializations.
If you are looking for a new longbow to go with your dragonhunter, feel free to check out the Longbow gallery located here.
|1. Puncture Shot||2. True Shot||3. Deflecting Shot|
|4. Symbol of Energy||5. Hunter’s Ward|
Dragonhunters gain access to three new virtues.
|Spear of Justice (F1)||Wings of Resolve (F2)||Shields of Courage (F3)|
Six trap skills are available to the Dragonhunter, which two of which occupying the Heal and Elite slot.
|Purification (Heal)||Test of Faith||Fragments of Faith|
|Procession of Blades||Light’s Judgement||Dragon’s Maw (Elite)|
To play with traits, use the Specialization calculator developed by that_shaman
|Virtuous Action||Defender’s Dogma||Pure of Sight|
Adept (Pick one)
|Piercing Light||Zealot’s Aggression||Soaring Devastation|
Master (Pick one)
|Hunter’s Determination||Zealot’s Aggression||Bulwark|
Grandmaster (Pick one)
|Hunter’s Fortification||Heavy Light||Big Game Hunter|
Video of Combat Animations on all races/gender.
Timestamps of specific gender/race combos are also available under the video description on youtube.
Asura Female 0:00
Asura Male 2:01
Human Female 3:56
Human Male 5:59
Sylvari Female 7:53
Sylvari Male 9:58
Norn Female 12:08
Norn Male 14:14
Charr Female 16:20
Charr Male 18:37