Defensive Stance is a Knight power: the 5th of the Shields discipline.

Defensive Stance Power Icon
The knight focuses his mind in minimizing the damage from enemies.
Type: Activable
Discipline level: 9
Character level: 17
Affects: SelfCasting time: 0.5sCooldown time: 10sGlobal Cooldown: Very Short
Power level Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5
Mana cost 0
Debuffs on self
Cannot cast damaging powers
Damage Bonus -90%
Protection +50% +70% +90% +120% +150%
Resist Damage +5% +10% +15% +20% +25%


While knights may still attack using normal hits, the damage reduction reduces their hits to almost nothing. However the Protection bonus and Damage reduction can be useful to helpt the knight survive.

Documented changes

  • Version 1.6.3 (2010/9/21): Added.
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