"Nailed to the ground"

Balestra is a Warrior power: the 3rd of the Piercing Weapons discipline.

Balestra Power Icon
The warrior attacks swiftly and rapidly, getting ahead of her opponent actions.
Type: Constant
Discipline level: 5
Character level: 9
Affects: Single opponentCasting time: 0s (Instant) Range: Weapon rangeCooldown time: 40sGlobal Cooldown: Normal
Power level Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5
Mana cost 100 120 140 160 180
Spell duration 2s 3s 4s 5s 6s
Damage to enemies
Piercing Damage Icon Piercing 90-110 140-160 200-220 265-285 340-360
Debuffs on enemies


Balestra is a good tool to prevent enemies from escaping or from chasing you. Although the damage is negligible, it does allow Balestra to be cast on targets buffed with Divine Intervention.

Documented changes

  • Version 1.10.9 (2014/8/28): Cooldown increased to 40s. Duration reduced to 2-6s.
  • Version 1.0.6 (2009/5/21): Duration reduced on all levels. Now deals fixed damage increasing with level instead of weapon damage.
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