The Dual Weapons skill centers around fighting while wielding a weapon in each hand. The skill applies only to melee weapons and excludes magical staves.

Abilities Gained:

  •    Ambidexterity - increases your melee damage dealt while dual wielding               
  •    Parry - you have a chance to parry incoming melee attacks while dual wielding                         
  •    Deft Hands - you are able to use items such as potions and trinkets from your backpack                 
  •    Swordbreaker - use DISARM to disarm the target, more effective after parrying             
  •    Riposte - use RIPOSTE to counter attack after you have parried a blow                       
  •    Attacks of Opportunity - gain additional attacks against prone targets while dual wielding
  •    Lacerations - successful attacks while dual wielding cause the opponent to bleed                 
  •    Whirlwind - spin and attack all monsters in the room, engaging monsters                   
  •    Blade Barrier - use BBARRIER while dual wielding, parry chance is greatly increased for a brief time