“When you flank an enemy in melee (attacking by surprise or behind), you will do extra damage, and sometimes stun.”― In-game text
Gain the ability to deal extra damage to unaware opponents, hitting their vitals and dealing heavily increased damage. Also adds a chance of stunning them. Works well in conjunction with Stealth or companions to distract and expose the enemy for you.
|1||When flanking an enemy, deal +50% damage||1|
|2||When flanking an enemy, deal +70% damage and stun for 1 second(15% chance)||2|
|3||When flanking an enemy, deal +100% damage and stun for 1 second(25% chance)||3|
'Attacking by surprise' can also be done by quickly turning a corner, or Sprinting behind an enemy.