Ability: Diversionary Tactics

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Overview[edit | edit source]

Spec strategist t2 Diversionary Tactics icon.png

The Diversionary Tactics ability lets you switch between Threatening (taunts, increases threat generation) and not Threatening (placates, decreases threat generation). It is unlocked after investing a point into Tier 2 Strategist specialization skill: Diversionary Tactics.

Basic Information[edit | edit source]

  • Profession: Any
  • Locale: Space
  • Game Description: Diversionary Tactics Taunts foes within firing range into attacking you while Threatening. While not Threatening, Diversionary Tactics Placates Foes and reduces your threat generation. This Placate may break on damage.

Detailed Information[edit | edit source]

  • Used by: Captain
  • Target: Foe (10 max)
  • Attack Type: Taunt Foes While Threatening, Placate Foes while not Threatening
  • Range: 10 kilometer Sphere
  • Shares cooldown with:
    • None
  • Starts cooldown on:
    • Self only
  • Modified by:
    • Strategist specialization Tier 2 unlocks: Maneuver Warfare I and Maneuver Warfare II
      • When Threatening, it applies a Heal over Time based on the number of foes. When not Threatening, it increases your damage based on the number of foes.
  • Provided by:

Ability Ranks[edit | edit source]

Ability/User Rank CD Ability Effects
Rank I: Diversionary Tactics 1 min 30 sec
  • While Threatening: Taunts Foes within 10km and generate 50% more threat for 10 sec.
  • While not Threatening: Placate Foes within 10km and generate 50% less threat for 10 sec.
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