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Thief-Acrobat Tree

From DDO Compendium
Tree For: Rogue
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Thief-Acrobat Tree.png
Overview
Core enhancements


EnhancementBenefitRanksAPPoints SpentRequirements
Enhancement Staff Control Icon.png
Staff Control
  • You can use your Dexterity modifier to hit with Quarterstaves
110
  • Rogue 1
Enhancement Stick Fighting Icon.png
Stick Fighting
  • You can now use your Dexterity modifier for damage with Quarterstaves
115
  • Staff Control
  • Rogue 3
Enhancement Tumbler Icon.png
Tumbler
  • +2% Maximum Dodge
  • +2 Maximum Dexterity Bonus for light armor
  • You can pass through enemies when you tumble
1110
  • Stick Fighting
  • Rogue 6
Enhancement Tumbler Icon.png
Kip Up
  • +2% Maximum Dodge
  • +2 Maximum Dexterity Bonus for light armor
  • Immune to most knockdown effects
  • Immune to most slipper surfaces
1120
  • Tumbler
  • Rogue 12
Enhancement Tumbler Icon.png
Cartwheel Charge
  • +2% Maximum Dodge
  • +2 Maximum Dexterity Bonus for light armor
  • +2-% Doublestrike while using staves
  • After tumbling, you gain:
    • +2 Morale bonus to Strength
    • +2 Morale bonus to Dexterity
    • Lasts 12 Seconds
1130
  • Kip Up
  • Rogue 18
Enhancement Followthrough Icon.png
Followthrough
  • After Tumbling:
    • Your basic attacks with two handed weapons strike two targets per swing instead of one
    • On Vorpal: Your target is knocked downYou can use your Dexterity modifier to hit with Quarterstaves
  • As a master thief-acrobat, you also gain the following passive benefits:
    • +2 Strength
    • +2 Dexterity
    • +1 to hit with quarterstaves
    • +2 to damage with quarterstaves
    • 5% attack speed with quarterstaves
    • +2 Critical Hit Damage with all weapons
    • +2 Balance
    • +2 Jump
    • +2 Tumble
    • +2 Sneak Attack Dice
    • +2 to hit when performing Sneak Attack
1140
  • Cartwheel Charge
  • Rogue 20
Tier 1 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAPPoints SpentRequirements
Enhancement Staff Training Icon.png
Acrobat Staff Training
  • When using quarterstaves:
    • +1 to hit
    • +2 damage
121
  • Rogue 1
Enhancement Acrobatic Icon.png
Thief Acrobatics
Rank 1:
  • +1 Balance
  • +1 Jump
  • +1 Tumble
  • +5% Attack Speed with Quarterstaves
Rank 2:
  • +2 Balance
  • +2 Jump
  • +2 Tumble
  • +10% Attack Speed with Quarterstaves
Rank 3:
  • +3 Balance
  • +3 Jump
  • +3 Tumble
  • +15% Attack Speed with Quarterstaves
311
  • Rogue 1
Feat Negotiator Icon.png
Charming
Rank 1:
  • +1 Bluff
  • +1 Diplomacy
  • +1 Haggle
  • +1 Intimidate
Rank 2:
  • +2 Bluff
  • +2 Diplomacy
  • +2 Haggle
  • +2 Intimidate
Rank 3:
  • +3 Bluff
  • +3 Diplomacy
  • +3 Haggle
  • +3 Intimidate
311
  • Rogue 1
Enhancement Sly Flourish Icon.png
Sly Flourish
Cooldown: 8 Seconds
Melee Attack:
Rank 1:
  • Deals +1[W]
  • +1 Critical Threat Range
  • Reduces your threat with nearby enemies by 100
  • On Sneak Attack: Intelligent target also gains:
    • -1 Balance
    • +1 Reflex Save
    • -1 Will Save
    • Lasts for 20 Seconds
    • Stacks 5 times
  • Passive:
    • +5% Thread Reduction
Rank 2:
  • Deals +2[W]
  • +2 Critical Threat Range
  • Reduces your threat with nearby enemies by 200
  • On Sneak Attack: Intelligent target also gains:
    • -1 Balance
    • +1 Reflex Save
    • -1 Will Save
    • Lasts for 20 Seconds
    • Stacks 5 times
  • Passive:
    • +10% Thread Reduction
Rank 3:
  • Deals +3[W]
  • +3 Critical Threat Range
  • Reduces your threat with nearby enemies by 300
  • On Sneak Attack: Intelligent target also gains:
    • -1 Balance
    • +1 Reflex Save
    • -1 Will Save
    • Lasts for 20 Seconds
    • Stacks 5 times
  • Passive:
    • +15% Thread Reduction
311
  • Rogue 1
Antirequisite
  • Sly Flourish in the Half-Elf tree
Enhancement Fast Movement Icon.png
Fast Movement
  • While wearing cloth or light armor:
    • You run 1% faster for each of your Rogue levels
121
  • Rogue 1
Antirequisite
Tier 2 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAPPoints SpentRequirements
Enhancement Acrobat Staff Training Icon.png
Acrobat Staff Training
  • When using quarterstaves:
    • +1 to hit
    • +2 damage
125
  • Acrobat Staff Training (Tier 1)
  • Rogue 2
Enhancement Take Down Icon.png
Trip Focus
Rank 1:
  • +1 to the save DC's of Trip Attacks
Rank 2:
  • +2 to the save DC's of Trip Attacks
Rank 3:
  • +3 to the save DC's of Trip Attacks
315
  • Rogue 2
Enhancement Subtlety 2 Icon.png
Subtlety
Rank 1:
  • -20% thread generation wit melee attacks
Rank 2:
  • -30% thread generation wit melee attacks
Rank 3:
  • -40% thread generation wit melee attacks
315
  • Rogue 2
Antirequisite
  • Subtlety enhancements in other trees
Enhancement Quick Strike Icon.png
Quick Strike
Melee Quarterstaff Attack:
Rank 1:
  • Cooldown: 18 Seconds
  • Deals +1[W] damage
  • Your gain a 5% Morale bonus to melee doublestrike for 10 seconds
Rank 2:
  • Cooldown: 15 Seconds
  • Deals +2[W] damage
  • Your gain a 15% Morale bonus to melee doublestrike for 10 seconds
Rank 3:
  • Cooldown: 12 Seconds
  • Deals +3[W] damage
  • Your gain a 25% Morale bonus to melee doublestrike for 10 seconds
325
  • Rogue 2
Haste Boost Icon.png
Action Boost
Activation Cost: 1 Action Boost
Cooldown: 30 Seconds
Haste Boost Icon.png Action Boost: Haste:
Rank 1:
  • Activate to gain a +10% Action Boost bonus to attack speed
Rank 2:
  • Activate to gain a +20% Action Boost bonus to attack speed
Rank 3:
  • Activate to gain a +30% Action Boost bonus to attack speed
Lasts 20 seconds
315
  • Rogue 2
Tier 3 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAPPoints SpentRequirements
Enhancement Staff Training Icon.png
Acrobat Staff Training
  • When using quarterstaves:
    • +1 to hit
    • +2 damage
1210
  • Acrobat Staff Training (Tier 2)
  • Rogue 3
Feat Two Handed Fighting Icon.png
Improved Glancing Blows
Glancing blows produced by your two handed weapon attacks get an additional chance of productizing secondary weapon effects.
Rank 1:
  • +4% Chance
Rank 2:
  • +8% Chance
Rank 3:
  • +12% Chance
3110
  • Rogue 3
Enhancement Shadow Dodge Icon.png
Shadow Dodge
Rank 1:
  • +1% Dodge
  • +1 Dexterity
  • +1 Maximum Dexterity Bonus for light armor
Rank 2:
  • +2% Dodge
  • +2 Dexterity
  • +2 Maximum Dexterity Bonus for light armor
Rank 3:
  • +3% Dodge
  • +3 Dexterity
  • +3 Maximum Dexterity Bonus for light armor
3210
  • Rogue 3
Enhancement Sweeping Strikes Icon.png
Sweeping Strikes
Melee Quarterstaff Trip Attack:
Rank 1:
  • Cooldown: 30 Seconds
  • Deals +1[W] to all nearby enemies
  • Trips them, saving throw negates:
    • Balance DC: 10 + Rogue Level + Dexterity Modifier
Rank 2:
  • Cooldown: 25 Seconds
  • Deals +2[W] to all nearby enemies
  • Trips them, saving throw negates:
    • Balance DC: 10 + Rogue Level + Dexterity Modifier
Rank 3:
  • Cooldown: 20 Seconds
  • Deals +5[W] to all nearby enemies
  • Trips them, saving throw negates:
    • Balance DC: 10 + Rogue Level + Dexterity Modifier
3110
  • Quick Strike
  • Rogue 3
Increase Ability (Strength-Dexterity) Icon.png
Increase Ability

Select from one of the following:

  • Enhancement Dexterity Icon.png Dexterity: +1 Dexterity
  • Enhancement Strength Icon.png Strength: +1 Strength
1210
  • Rogue 3
Tier 4 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAPPoints SpentRequirements
Enhancement Acrobat Staff Training Icon.png
Acrobat Staff Training
  • When using quarterstaves:
    • +1 to hit
    • +2 damage
1220
  • Acrobat Staff Training (Tier 3)
  • Rogue 4
Feat Defensive Roll Icon.png
Improved Defensive Roll
Defensive Roll now triggers at:
Rank 1:
  • 30% health or below
Rank 2:
  • 40% health or below
Rank 3:
  • 50% health or below
3120
Enhancement No Mercy Icon.png
No Mercy
Rank 1:
  • You deal 10% additional damage to helpless opponents
Rank 2:
  • You deal 20% additional damage to helpless opponents
Rank 3:
  • You deal 30% additional damage to helpless opponents
3120
  • Rogue 4
Enhancement Staff Lunge Icon.png
Staff Lunge
Melee Quarterstaff Attack: Deal damage as you whirl through enemies in a line
Rank 1:
  • Cooldown: 30 Seconds
  • +2[W] Damage
Rank 2:
  • Cooldown: 25 Seconds
  • +4[W] Damage
Rank 3:
  • Cooldown: 20 Seconds
  • +6[W] Damage
3120
  • Sweeping Strikes
  • Rogue 4
Increase Ability (Strength-Dexterity) Icon.png
Increase Ability

Select from one of the following:

  • Enhancement Dexterity Icon.png Dexterity: +1 Dexterity
  • Enhancement Strength Icon.png Strength: +1 Strength
1220
  • Increased Ability (Tier 3)
  • Rogue 4
Tier 5 enhancements
EnhancementBenefitRanksAPPoints SpentRequirements
Enhancement Acrobat Staff Training 2 Icon.png
Henshin Staff Training
  • When using quarterstaves:
    • +3 to hit
    • +3 damage
    • +10 Melee Power
1230
  • Acrobat Staff Training (Tier 4)
  • Class Level 12
  • Rogue 5
Enhancement Staff Specialization 2 Icon.png
Staff Specialization
  • While wielding a quarterstaff:
    • +1 Competence Bonus to Critical Damage Multiplier
    • +1 Competence Bonus to Critical Threat Range
1230
  • Character Level 12
  • Rogue 5
Enhancement Spinning Staff Wall Icon.png
Spinning Staff Wall

Cooldown: 1 Minute 30 Seconds

  • Activate:
    • +50 Physical Resistance Rating
    • Lasts 20 Seconds
  • Passive: While wearing light or cloth armor:
    • +5% Dodge
    • +5% Maximum Dodge
    • +5 Maximum Dexterity Bonus for light armor
1230
  • Character Level 12
  • Rogue 5
Enhancement Vault Icon.png
Vault

Cooldown: 15 Seconds

  • Quarterstaff Action:
    • Use your quarterstaff to propel yourself forward at great speed.
    • Requires you to have a quarterstaff equipped
1230
  • Staff Lunge
  • Character Level 12
  • Rogue 5