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Shields and heals your allies with Song.

Powerful healers, offering buffs to healing potency and frequency. These Minstrels heal the Morale of the Fellowship and themselves.

Scoring a Critical Hit increases Outgoing Healing by 10% for 10s.
You cannot gain this effect more than once every 25s.
+10% Outgoing Healing Modifier
Duration: 10s

Anthem of the Third Age - Resonance

Anthem of the Third Age - Resonance

Skill Type: Buff Anthem: Increases your Outgoing Healing and reduces the Induction time of your skills. Requires 3 ballad buffs present on the Minstrel. Alters Coda: Coda makes your next Bolster Courage instant cast. This buff lasts for ten seconds.

+10% Outgoing healing
-25% to all Skill Inductions
Duration: 1m Cost: 250 Power Cooldown: 5s
Soliloquy of Spirit

Soliloquy of Spirit

Tactical Skill25m Range Your tune is like a slow burning Soliloquy that keeps the spirit bolstered for a time. This is one of the few minstrel morale heals that can be used on the move. Heals [Scaled] Morale every 3 seconds for 45 seconds.
Cost: 84 Power
Cooldown: 1.5s
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Ranks earned: 0/35

Resolute

Resolute

Protect yourself so that you may protect others. +108,864 Block Rating You need 5 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Poignant Phrases 0/5

Poignant Phrases

Increases Critical Healing. You need 0 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 +4% Critical Healing Magnitude Rank 2 +8% Critical Healing Magnitude Rank 3 +12% Critical Healing Magnitude Rank 4 +16% Critical Healing Magnitude Rank 5 +20% Critical Healing Magnitude
Soothing Voice 0/5

Soothing Voice

Increases the potency of Heals. You need 0 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 +2% Outgoing Healing Effect Rank 2 +4% Outgoing Healing Effect Rank 3 +6% Outgoing Healing Effect Rank 4 +8% Outgoing Healing Effect Rank 5 +10% Outgoing Healing Effect

Resonant Ballads

Resonant Ballads

All Ballads increase Outgoing Healing by an extra 3%. +3% Ballad Healing Bonus You need 10 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Strong Appeal 0/5

Strong Appeal

Increases the Crit chance of heals. You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch.

Requires Traits:
Poignant Phrases at Rank 3
Rank 1 +1% Healing Critical Chance Rank 2 +2% Healing Critical Chance Rank 3 +3% Healing Critical Chance Rank 4 +4% Healing Critical Chance Rank 5 +5% Healing Critical Chance
Improved Bolster Courage 0/5

Improved Bolster Courage

Bolster Courage delivers a more potent heal. You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 +4% Bolster Courage Healing Rank 2 +8% Bolster Courage Healing Rank 3 +12% Bolster Courage Healing Rank 4 +16% Bolster Courage Healing Rank 5 +20% Bolster Courage Healing
Pause for Breath 0/3

Pause for Breath

Healing skills have a chance to refund their Power cost.
At max rank, heals refund more than their Power cost.
You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 Healing Skills have a chance to refund 75% of their Power Cost Rank 2 Increases power refunded to 100% Rank 3 Increases power refunded to 125%

Snowball

Snowball

Healing skills build a stacking buff. At maximum stack, you can use a powerful heal. Healing skills will build a stacking effect on the Minstrel. At 7 stacks, the potent healing skill Perfect Ending will be made available for use for a short time. You need 15 ranks earned in the whole tree.

Perfect Ending

Fast25m Range
Tactical Skill
Skill Type: Heal
Greatly heals a single ally. +[Scaled] Morale
Cost: 332 Power
Cooldown: 5s
Quick Melody 0/5

Quick Melody

Lowers skill induction time, letting you heal faster. You need 10 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 -4% All Skill Inductions Rank 2 -8% All Skill Inductions Rank 3 -12% All Skill Inductions Rank 4 -16% All Skill Inductions Rank 5 -20% All Skill Inductions
Inspiring Finish 0/3

Inspiring Finish

Ballads have a chance to build a stacking enhancement for Coda of Resonance.

Each stack will cause Coda of Resonance to add 3% Outgoing Healing, up to 15%.
You need 10 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 +10% Inspiring Finish Application Chance Rank 2 +20% Inspiring Finish Application Chance Rank 3 +30% Inspiring Finish Application Chance

Bolster Our Courage

Bolster Our Courage

A portion of Bolster Courage's heal is also applied to nearby Fellows. You need 20 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Resonant Piercing Cry 0/1

Resonant Piercing Cry

Tune your Piercing Cry to both help your allies and harm your foes. You need 15 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Scoring a Critical Hit with Resonant Piercing Cry places an area around the target lasting 20s.
Bolster Courage and Raise the Spirit are more effective on allies within this area.
Improved Chord of Salvation 0/4

Improved Chord of Salvation

Chord of Salvation gains a fellowship-wide heal. You need 15 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 Chord of Salvation now grants a fellowship-wide Heal Rank 2 +15% Chord of Salvation Fellowship Heal Strength Rank 3 +20% Chord of Salvation Fellowship Heal Strength Rank 4 Chord of Salvation will grant your target 1% of their Max Morale for every nearby ally.
+25% Chord of Salvation Fellowship Heal Strength
Improved Song of the Hammerhand 0/3

Improved Song of the Hammerhand

Enhances the potency of the bubble from Song of the Hammerhand. You need 15 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 +10% Song of the Hammerhand Bubble Strength Rank 2 +15% Song of the Hammerhand Bubble Strength Rank 3 +20% Song of the Hammerhand Bubble Strength Rank 4 +25% Song of the Hammerhand Bubble Strength Rank 5 +30% Song of the Hammerhand Bubble Strength

Call to Ioreth

Call to Ioreth

Grants access to Call to Ioreth, which causes your next heal to be a critical heal. Invoke the name of the expert Gondorian healer. Remembrances of her techniques guarantee your next Heal to be a Critical Heal. +100% Healing Critical Chance
+5% Critical Healing Magnitude
Cost: 5% of base Power
Cooldown: 1m You need 25 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Follow Up 0/2

Follow Up

Critical Heals speed up skill use. You need 20 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch.

Requires Traits:
Strong Appeal at Rank 3
Rank 1 On every Heal skill,
On Critical Hit:
-10% All Skill Inductions
Duration: 20s
Rank 2 On every Heal skill,
On Critical Hit:
-15% All Skill Inductions
Duration: 20s
Triumphant Spirit 0/2

Triumphant Spirit

Immediate
Tactical Skill
Skill Type: Heal
You need 20 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. In desperate times, instantly heals the Morale of the Fellowship. +10% Healing Skills Power Cost Duration: 8s
Effects applied to the Fellowship within 20 metres:
+[Scaled] Morale

Cost: 332 Power
Cooldown: 4m

Rank 1
Gain skill Triumphant Spirit Rank 2 -75 Triumphant Spirit Cooldown

Rally!

Rally!

The ways of the elder ages are not lost to all races yet. You may bring new inspiration to those whose Morale has been entirely depleted, reviving a defeated ally in combat. -300 Rally! Cooldown You need 30 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Improved Coda of Resonance 0/3

Improved Coda of Resonance

Coda of Resonance briefly reduces incoming damage. (-10% Incoming Damage) You need 25 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 +4 Incoming Damage Buff Duration Rank 2 +6 Incoming Damage Buff Duration Rank 3 +8 Incoming Damage Buff Duration
Inspiring Cries and Calls 0/5

Inspiring Cries and Calls

Healing skills have a chance to reset the cooldown of Cries and Calls. You cannot gain this effect more than once every 15s. You need 25 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch. Rank 1 Healing skills have a chance to reset the cooldown of Cry of the Chorus, all versions of Piercing Cry, Call of the Second Age, Call to Fate, Call of Oromë and Eärendil, Cry of the Valar, Cry of the Wizards. Rank 2 -10% Chance to Reset Cry and Call Cooldown Rank 3 -20% Chance to Reset Cry and Call Cooldown Rank 4 -30% Chance to Reset Cry and Call Cooldown Rank 5 -40% Chance to Reset Cry and Call Cooldown

Chord of Legend

Chord of Legend

+100% Chord of Salvation Healing You need 35 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Inner Strength 0/1

Inner Strength

Your songs infuse inner strength in your allies. You need 30 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch.
Must have selected The Watcher of Resolve line.
Soliloquy of Spirit increases Mitigations by 1%.
All damage bubbles are 15% more effective.
Legend of Helm Hammerhand 0/1

Legend of Helm Hammerhand

Tactical Skill20.2m Range
Radius: 20m
Skill Type: Heal
You need 30 ranks in other traits in the The Watcher of Resolve branch.
Must have selected The Watcher of Resolve line.
All Fellows gain a Morale Bubble.
If the bubble is broken, no effect will be gained.
If the bubble expires, it will grant a small fellowship heal.
Applies a damage preventing bubble granting [10% of target's max Morale] temporary Morale. Duration: 15s Applied on expiration: Effects applied to the Fellowship within 20 metres: Restores 2% of maximum Morale

Cost: 498 Power
Cooldown: 2m
 

Uses harsh words to damage foes.

The damage line for Minstrels, inflicting heavy damage and moving quickly through battles.

+20% Light-type Damage
+5m Range to Ballads and Cries

Anthem of the Third Age - Dissonance

Anthem of the Third Age - Dissonance

Skill Type: Buff Anthem: Increases the damage of your Call skills. Requires 3 ballad buffs present on the Minstrel. Alters Coda: Coda refreshes Call of the Second Age.

Adds 10% to your Call damage.
Duration: 1m Cost: 250 Power Cooldown: 5s
Call to Fate

Call to Fate

Tactical Skill30m Range
Resistance: Cry
Skill Type: Call
Requires Dissonance Stance.
Deals Light damage to a single target, with a high chance of Critical chance.
[Scaled] Light Damage Cost: 332 Power Cooldown: 10s
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Ranks earned: 0/35

Discordant Ballads

Discordant Ballads

All Ballads now grant you a Tactical Damage Buff. +5% Tactical Damage You need 5 ranks earned in the whole tree.
The Fundamentals 0/5

The Fundamentals

Increases the damage of Ballads and Codas. You need 0 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 +5% Ballad and Coda Damage Rank 2 +10% Ballad and Coda Damage Rank 3 +15% Ballad and Coda Damage Rank 4 +20% Ballad and Coda Damage Rank 5 +25% Ballad and Coda Damage
Concussive Shout 0/1

Concussive Shout

Critical Hits with Piercing Cry will stun the target for 5s. You need 0 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 5s Stun
+30% Piercing Cry Critical Chance
Critical Strikes 0/5

Critical Strikes

Increases Critical Chance and Critical Damage. You need 0 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 +1% Melee Critical Chance
+1% Ranged Critical Chance
+1% Tactical Critical Chance
+1% Tactical Critical Multiplier
Rank 2 +2% Melee Critical Chance
+2% Ranged Critical Chance
+2% Tactical Critical Chance
+2% Tactical Critical Multiplier
Rank 3 +3% Melee Critical Chance
+3% Ranged Critical Chance
+3% Tactical Critical Chance
+3% Tactical Critical Multiplier
Rank 4 +4% Melee Critical Chance
+4% Ranged Critical Chance
+4% Tactical Critical Chance
+4% Tactical Critical Multiplier
Rank 5 +5% Melee Critical Chance
+5% Ranged Critical Chance
+5% Tactical Critical Chance
+5% Tactical Critical Multiplier

Piercing Calls

Piercing Calls

The chance to resist your Cries and Calls is reduced by 10%. You need 10 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Piercing Ballads 0/5

Piercing Ballads

Increases the Critical Chance of Ballad skills. You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch.

Requires Traits:
The Fundamentals at Rank 3
Rank 1 +3% Critical Chance of Ballads Rank 2 +6% Critical Chance of Ballads Rank 3 +9% Critical Chance of Ballads Rank 4 +12% Critical Chance of Ballads Rank 5 +15% Critical Chance of Ballads
Discordant Cries 0/5

Discordant Cries

Increases the damage of Cries and Calls. You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 +5% Dissonance Cry and Call Damage Rank 2 +10% Dissonance Cry and Call Damage Rank 3 +15% Dissonance Cry and Call Damage Rank 4 +20% Dissonance Cry and Call Damage Rank 5 +25% Dissonance Cry and Call Damage
Call of Oromë 0/1

Call of Oromë

Tactical Skill30m Range
Max Targets: 3
Radius: 5m
Resistance: Cry
Skill Type: Call
You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Requires Dissonance Stance.
Deals AoE Light damage and reduces further Light damage resistance.
[Scaled] Light Damage
-221,661 Light Mitigation
Duration: 10s Cost: 332 Power Cooldown: 10s

Call of Eärendil

Tactical Skill5.2m Range
Max Targets: 3
Radius: 5m
Resistance: Cry
Skill Type: Call
You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Resonance or Melody must be active to use this skill. Your words reflect upon the strength and glory of Eärendil, dealing AoE Light Damage and reducing the enemy's Light damage resistance. [Scaled] Light Damage
-221,661 Light Mitigation
Duration: 10s Cost: 332 Power Cooldown: 10s

Concentration

Concentration

You gain immunity to interruption and induction setback for 5 seconds after scoring a Critical Hit with a Cry or Call. On every skill,
On Critical Hit:
Damage will not set back Inductions
Duration: 6s
Scoring a Critical or Devastating Hit with a Cry or Call will grant 5s of Induction Setback Immunity
You need 15 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Emboldening Finish 0/3

Emboldening Finish

Ballads have a chance to build a stacking enhancement for Coda of Dissonance.

Each stack will cause Coda of Dissonance to add a +3% damage buff, up to 15%.
You need 10 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 +10% Emboldening Finish Application Chance Rank 2 +20% Emboldening Finish Application Chance Rank 3 +30% Emboldening Finish Application Chance
Improved Call of Oromë 0/2

Improved Call of Oromë

Call of Oromë affects more targets and deals more damage. You need 10 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch.

Requires Traits:
Call of Oromë at Rank 1
Rank 1 +2 Call of Oromë and Eärendil Max Targets
+15% Call of Oromë and Eärendil Damage
Rank 2 +4 Call of Oromë and Eärendil Max Targets
+25% Call of Oromë and Eärendil Damage
Enduring Morale 0/5

Enduring Morale

Increases max Morale. You need 10 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 +884 Maximum Morale
Rank 2 +1,061 Maximum Morale
Rank 3 +1,326 Maximum Morale
Rank 4 +1,503 Maximum Morale
Rank 5 +1,768 Maximum Morale

Haste

Haste

Ballads reduce the active cooldown of your Cries and Calls by 1s. Ballads will reduce the active cooldowns of Cries and Calls by 1s You need 20 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Echoing Anthem of War 0/1

Anthem of War

Skill Type: Buff40.2m Range
Radius: 40m
You need 15 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Anthem: Increases the damage of all fellowship members. Requires 3 ballad buffs present on the Minstrel. Alters Coda: Increases the Critical Rating of the Coda.

+5% Melee and Ranged Damage
+15% Tactical Damage
Duration: 1m Cost: 250 Power Cooldown: 5s
Finesse 0/5

Finesse

Finesse rating is improved. You need 15 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 +13,608 Finesse Rating
Rank 2 +27,216 Finesse Rating
Rank 3 +40,824 Finesse Rating
Rank 4 +54,432 Finesse Rating
Rank 5 +68,040 Finesse Rating

Freedom

Freedom

Calls have a chance to trigger the ability to use a single healing skill from another stance. +10% Chance for War-speech Calls and Cry of the Wizards to allow for use of Raise the Spirit, Chord of Salvation or the improved version of these skills for 10 seconds You need 25 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Cacophonous Timeless Echoes 0/3

Cacophonous Timeless Echoes

Increases the damage done by Timeless Echoes. You need 20 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 +10% Echoes of Battle Damage Rank 2 +20% Echoes of Battle Damage Rank 3 +30% Echoes of Battle Damage Rank 4 +40% Echoes of Battle Damage Rank 5 +50% Echoes of Battle Damage
Herald's Strength 0/6

Herald's Strength

Dissonant Strike steals Morale from the enemy on a Critical Hit. You need 20 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 +10% Morale stolen Rank 2 +20% Morale stolen Rank 3 +30% Morale stolen Rank 4 +40% Morale stolen Rank 5 +50% Morale stolen Rank 6 Dissonant Strike steals 2.5% physical and tactical mitigations from its target for 12s.
This buff does not stack.
+50% Morale stolen

Fierce Cries

Fierce Cries

Your Cry and Call damage is increased. +15% to Cry and Call Critical Damage You need 30 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Cry of the Valar 0/1

Cry of the Valar

Tactical Skill40m Range
Max Targets: 3
Radius: 5m
Resistance: Cry
Skill Type: Cry
You need 25 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Call upon a song to blast your enemies with an area-of-effect of light. This attack will also remove a Corruption buff from the enemies you hit. [Scaled] Light Damage

Removes up to 1 Corruption effect from the target.
+0 in-Combat Morale Regen Duration: 30s Cost: 84 Power Cooldown: 30s
Improved Coda of Fury 0/3

Improved Coda of Fury

Coda of Fury has a chance to reset the cooldown of all Cries and Calls. You cannot gain this effect more than once every 25s. You need 25 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch. Rank 1 +10% Chance to Reset Cry and Call Cooldown Rank 2 +20% Chance to Reset Cry and Call Cooldown Rank 3 +30% Chance to Reset Cry and Call Cooldown

Encore

Encore

There is a small chance that a Coda will not consume your Ballads. -30% Chance for Codas to cashout Ballad Buffs You need 35 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Echoes 0/1

Echoes

All damaging Cries and Calls can echo in your enemies' ears, dealing extra damage. You need 30 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch.
Must have selected The Warrior-Skald line.
All damaging Cries and Calls have a 33% chance to apply a bonus DoT.
This DoT may stack up to 3 times.
Cry of the Wizards 0/1

Cry of the Wizards

Tactical Skill40m Range
Max Targets: 8
Radius: 10m
Resistance: Cry
Skill Type: Cry
You need 30 ranks in other traits in the The Warrior-Skald branch.
Must have selected The Warrior-Skald line.
Call upon a powerful song to blast your enemies with an area-of-effect of light that will slow the creatures who are hit by it. [Scaled] Light Damage
The target's movement is slowed by 30%.
+20% Target Attack Duration
Duration: 15s Cost: 166 Power Cooldown: 30s
 

Spins tales to motivate allies to great feats.

Supports allies with powerful buffs, using enhanced Anthem skills with great effectiveness.

+5% Outgoing Healing Modifier
+10% Light-type Damage

Anthem of the Third Age - Melody

Anthem of the Third Age - Melody

Skill Type: Buff Anthem: Increases damage and incoming healing of your fellowship. Requires 3 ballad buffs present on the Minstrel. Alters Coda: Coda will reapply Anthem of the Third Age (Melody) on a critical hit.

+5% Incoming Healing Modifier
+5% Damage
Duration: 1m
Effects applied to the Fellowship within 30 meters:
+5% Incoming Healing Modifier
+5% Damage
Duration: 1m Cost: 250 Power Cooldown: 5s
Anthem of Prowess

Anthem of Prowess

Radius: 40m40.2m Range
Skill Type: Buff
Anthem: Increases Armour, Evade and Attack speed of all fellowship members. Requires 3 ballad buffs present on the Minstrel. Alters Coda: Coda will cause your next three Hero's/Herald's/Dissonant Strikes to have no cooldown.

-5% Attack Duration
+56,998 Armour Value
+27,875 Evade Rating
Duration: 1m Cost: 250 Power Cooldown: 5s
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Ranks earned: 0/35

Improved Anthem of the Third Age

Improved Anthem of the Third Age

Increases the bonuses offered by Anthem of the Third Age - Melody Damage bonus from Anthem of the Third Age - Melody increased by +5%
Incoming Healing bonus from Anthem of the Third Age - Melody increased by +2.5%
You need 5 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Shield Focus 0/2

Shield Focus

Skill Type: Stance Gain a defensive skill. You need 0 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Gain block chance at the cost of movement speed while this skill is active. [Can be active at the same time as another stance.] +2.5% Block Chance
-30% Run Speed
Toggle Skill

Cooldown: 3s

Rank 1
Gain skill Shield Focus
+2.5% Block Chance
Rank 2 +5% Block Chance
Anthem of Composure 0/1

Anthem of Composure

Radius: 40m40.2m Range
Skill Type: Buff
Anthem: Increases Resistances and Tactical Mitigation of all fellowship members. Requires 3 ballad buffs present on the Minstrel. Alters Coda: Coda applies a short-term power-over-time restoring effect to the caster.

+108,864 Resistance Rating
+50,665 Tactical Mitigation
Duration: 1m Cost: 250 Power Cooldown: 5s
Improved Inspire Fellows 0/5

Improved Inspire Fellows

Inspire Fellows costs less Power, heals more Morale, and briefly reduces incoming damage. You need 0 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 -4% Inspire Fellows Power Cost
+4% Inspire Fellows Healing
-1% Incoming Damage
Rank 2 -8% Inspire Fellows Power Cost
+8% Inspire Fellows Healing
-1% Incoming Damage
Rank 3 -12% Inspire Fellows Power Cost
+12% Inspire Fellows Healing
-2% Incoming Damage
Rank 4 -16% Inspire Fellows Power Cost
+16% Inspire Fellows Healing
-2% Incoming Damage
Rank 5 -20% Inspire Fellows Power Cost
+20% Inspire Fellows Healing
-3% Incoming Damage

Gripped by Fear

Gripped by Fear

The 'break on damage' Grace Period for Invocation of Elbereth is extended by 3s. You need 10 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Extended Anthems 0/5

Extended Anthems

Increases Anthem Duration. You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 +10 Anthem Duration Rank 2 +20 Anthem Duration Rank 3 +30 Anthem Duration Rank 4 +40 Anthem Duration Rank 5 +50 Anthem Duration
Tactical Mastery 0/6

Tactical Mastery

Increases Tactical Mastery rating. You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 +11,022 Tactical Mastery Rating
Rank 2 +22,045 Tactical Mastery Rating
Rank 3 +33,067 Tactical Mastery Rating
Rank 4 +44,090 Tactical Mastery Rating
Rank 5 +55,112 Tactical Mastery Rating
Rank 6 +55,112 Tactical Mastery Rating
+5% Tactical Mitigation
Weakening Echoes of Battle 0/3

Weakening Echoes of Battle

Echoes of Battle deals more damage and further reduces the enemy's Resistance. You need 5 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 +20% Echoes of Battle Damage
+3,320 Echoes of Battle Resistance
Rank 2 +40% Echoes of Battle Damage
+6,630 Echoes of Battle Resistance
Rank 3 +60% Echoes of Battle Damage
+9,940 Echoes of Battle Resistance

Song of Restoration

Song of Restoration

Story of Courage is now a targeted skill, and will remove an additional Poison, Disease, Wound, or Fear in an area around your target. You need 15 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Improved Hero's Strike 0/3

Improved Hero's Strike

Increases damage and healing done by Hero's Strike. You need 10 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 +10% Hero's Strike Damage
+10% Hero's Strike Healing
Rank 2 +20% Hero's Strike Damage
+20% Hero's Strike Healing
Rank 3 +30% Hero's Strike Damage
+30% Hero's Strike Healing
Of All Trades 0/4

Of All Trades

Increase damage and healing. You need 10 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 +3% Outgoing Healing Effect Modifier
+3% Damage
Rank 2 +6% Outgoing Healing Effect Modifier
+6% Damage
Rank 3 +9% Outgoing Healing Effect Modifier
+9% Damage
Rank 4 +12% Outgoing Healing Effect Modifier
+12% Damage
Raise Our Spirits 0/3

Raise Our Spirits

Raise the Spirit provides a fellowship-wide AoE heal. You need 10 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 Raise the Spirit applies a fellowship heal-over-time Rank 2 +10% Raise our Spirits HoT Strength Rank 3 +20% Raise our Spirits HoT Strength

Improved Call of the Second Age

Improved Call of the Second Age

Call of the Second Age offers improved bonuses. -10% Induction Duration from Call of the Second Age
-10% Attack Duration from Call of the Second Age
You need 20 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Sharing a Story 0/2

Sharing a Story

A Critical hit with a Ballad will reset Piercing Cry cooldowns. You need 15 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 Ballad critical hits will reset the cooldown of all versions of Piercing Cry. Rank 2 +2.5% Critical Chance of Ballads
Shielding Cry 0/3

Shielding Cry

Piercing Cry causes some of the damage the Fellowship takes to be reflected upon your enemies. You need 15 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 +5 Shield Duration
Piercing Cry now grants allies a short-term damage reflection shield.
Rank 2 +10 Shield Duration Rank 3 +15 Shield Duration
Strength of Helm Hammerhand 0/1

Strength of Helm Hammerhand

Adds a Physical and Tactical Mastery buff to Song of the Hammerhand's and Gift of the Hammerhand's bubble. You need 15 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. +11,022 Physical and Tactical Mastery

Tale of Tales

Tale of Tales

Grants access to Tale of Tales, a powerful Aura which carries different buffs based on what stance you are in. Aura affects Fellowship members within 20 metres. +1,224 Fate
+1,224 Will
+950 Vitality
+56,998 Armour Value
+30,399 Tactical Mitigation

Tale of Battle

+1,062 Finesse Rating

Tale of Heroism

-5% Power Cost

Tale of Respite

+5% Incoming Healing Modifier You need 25 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Change of Pace - Heal! 0/5

Change of Pace - Heal!

Offensive skills have a chance to grant you a buff that will make your next healing skill crit. You need 20 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 Damaging skills have a 5% chance to make your next healing skill crit.
+100% Healing Critical Chance
Expires if out of combat for 9 seconds.
Healing skills have a 5% chance to make your next damaging skill crit.
+100% Damage Skills Critical Chance
Expires if out of combat for 9 seconds.
Rank 2 Increases Proc Chance to: 10% Rank 3 Increases Proc Chance to: 15% Rank 4 Increases Proc Chance to: 20% Rank 5 Increases Proc Chance to: 25%
Word Spreads 0/2

Word Spreads

Each rank increases the amount of maximum targets for Gift of the Hammerhand by 1. You need 20 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 +1 Gift of the Hammerhand target(s) Rank 2 +2 Gift of the Hammerhand target(s)

Song of Aid

Song of Aid

Skill Type: Buff
Channel Duration: 10s
Grants access to Song of Aid, which gives each member of your fellowship a unique buff based on their class. Beorning: Reduces Call to Wild, Thickened Hide, and Nature's Bond cooldowns.

Burglar: Gains a Critical Response.

Captain: Gains an Enemy Defeat Response.

Champion: Gains an Enemy Defeat Response.

Guardian: Gains a Block Response and a Parry Response.

Hunter: Gains the ability to use Improved Focus in-combat.

Lore-master: Beacon of Hope has a decreased Cooldown and Morale Cost.

Minstrel: Unlocks Bolster Courage for free and gain bonus Tactical Damage.

Rune-keeper: Scribe's Spark and Prelude to Hope have decreased Cooldowns.

Warden: Shield Piercer has a decreased Cooldown.
Aura - affects Fellowship members within 20 metres Cost: 42 Power Per Second Channeled Skill

Cooldown: 2m
You need 30 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Improved Coda of Melody 0/3

Improved Coda of Melody

Coda of Melody will also increase the fellowship's Incoming Healing. You need 25 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 +10% Incoming Healing from Coda of Melody Rank 2 +3 Buff Duration Rank 3 +7 Buff Duration
Perfect Performance 0/3

Perfect Performance

Your ballads provide a portion of their bonuses to your fellowship. You need 25 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch. Rank 1 Major Ballad gives 0.5% Outgoing Healing to the fellowship
Minor Ballad gives 0.5% Tactical Damage to the fellowship
Perfect ballad reduces the fellowship's skill costs by 0.5%
Rank 2 +1% Buff Potency Rank 3 +1.5% Buff Potency

Ascendant Anthem of the Third Age

Ascendant Anthem of the Third Age

Further increases the bonuses offered by Anthem of the Third Age - Melody Damage bonus from Anthem of the Third Age - Melody increased by +5%
Incoming Healing bonus from Anthem of the Third Age - Melody increased by +2.5%
You need 35 ranks earned in the whole tree.
Strike a Chord 0/1

Strike a Chord

Your Ballads may be beautiful to you, but your foes would disagree. You need 30 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch.
Must have selected The Protector of Song line.
In Melody Stance, your Ballads inflict the bonuses you gain as debuffs on the enemy.
Call to Greatness 0/1

Call to Greatness

Skill Type: Buff You need 30 ranks in other traits in the The Protector of Song branch.
Must have selected The Protector of Song line.
You call out to your fellows, inspiring them to Greatness for 15s.

Beorning: Hearten and Biting Edge recover twice as quickly.

Burglar: +15% Damage to positional attack skills and Surprise Strike recovers in 5 seconds.

Captain: Gains an Enemy Defeat Response and gains the Battle-readied state every 5 seconds.

Champion: Restores Power over time and gains 2 Fervour initially, then 1 Fervour every 5 seconds.

Guardian: Increased Max Morale and Healing from Warrior's Heart. + Block /Parry Rating.

Hunter: +10% Ranged Damage, +3 Focus and +2 Focus every 5 seconds.

Lore-master: Reduced chance for enemies to resist Blinding Flash, and cooldown is reduced by 10s.

Minstrel: +10% Outgoing Healing and Chord of Salvation recovers 5 seconds faster.

Rune-keeper: -10% Power Costs and Steady Hands recovers in 5 seconds.

Warden: +5% Damage and Masteries recover in 5 seconds.
Effects applied to the Fellowship within 25 metres: Cost: 416 Power Cooldown: 1m 30s

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