Root (Spell Type)

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EverQuest 2 Spell Information
Forced Hesitation VI
Icon Root
Wheel Red Stick
Roots the Coercer's target in place, preventing them from movement. This also blurs their vision and prevents them from normal combat attacks until they are struck by any damage. Upgrades to this spell reduce the target's resistance to the full duration of the root effect.

Target Enemy
Power 133
Casting 1.0 seconds
Recast 10.0 seconds
Duration 46.0 seconds
Range 25.0 meters
Level 73



  • Roots target.
  • Applies Blind. Lasts for 9.0 seconds.
    • Dazes target
    • Blurs vision of target
    • Dispelled when target takes damage
    • Epic targets gain an immunity to Daze effects of 27.0 seconds and duration is reduced to 3.0 seconds.
  • 5% chance to dispel when target takes damage
  • Epic targets gain an immunity to Root effects of 2 minute 39 seconds and duration is reduced to 17.7 seconds.
  • Resistibility increases against targets higher than level 93.
Forced Hesitation Spell Line

Spell Effects by Spell Rank
Effect Apprentice Journeyman Adept Expert Master Grandmaster Ancient Celestial
Resisitibility  ? 5% Harder 5% Harder 10% Harder  ?

Gray cells correspond to unavailable ranks of the spell.


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