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EverQuest 2 Spell Information
Sinister Strike
Icon Master's Sinister Strike
Wheel Green Cape
Your research into certain enemies allows you to perform an attack from the side or rear that leaves your opponent vulnerable to further attacks by reducing their physical mitigation. (Completing Lore and Legend quests adds more races to this ability)

Target Enemy
Power Scales
Casting 0.5 seconds
Recast 2 minutes
Duration 30.0 seconds
Range Up to 5.0 meters
Hit Bonus 50% Easier
Level 5

  • Decreases mitigation of target vs physical damage by (X)
  • Inflicts (Y) melee damage on target
  • Must be flanking or behind
  • If one of the following races:
    • (Z)
This spell has no higher-level versions


Power, (X) and (Y) are variable depending on the scout's level. (Z) is a list that includes any race which the scout has completed the Lore and Legend quest for.

  • Upgrade to Grandmaster possible
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