Character Weapon Ability Block
BlockIncreases your defense chance for a short time and reduces the next incoming damage while applying a temporary hit chance penalty. (Damage reduction scales with parry skill. Increase damage reduction with 2 handed weapon or shield.) Require Bushido or Ninjitsu skill.
EffectWhen Active become into Block Mode: The next successful Hit will give the Block Effect on your Character for 6 seconds! Gain Defense Chance Increase between 50 to 60 depending on the Character Skill Bushido or Ninjitsu!
Primary WeaponsAny Weapons with the Weapon Ability Block as Primary Ability require at least 70 Weapon Skill, 70 Tactics and either 50 Bushido or Ninjitsu!
Secondary WeaponsAny Weapons with the Weapon Ability Block as Secondary Ability require at least 90 Weapon Skill, 90 Tactics and either 50 Bushido or Ninjitsu!
Mana CostBase Mana Cost of Block is: 30
FormulaDefense Chance Increase Bonus = (int)(10 * ((Math.Max( Bushido, Ninjitsu ) - 50) / 70 + 5))
Defense Chance Increase Bonus Min/Max = 50/60
How to ActivateTo Activate the Block:
Gump IconDouble Left Click on the Gump Icon and it will become Red!
UOSteam HotkeysIn UOSteam, at the Tab Hotkeys, expend Combat, expend Abilities, there's Primary and Secondary that can assign a Hotkey!
UOSteam MacroIn UOSteam, at the Tab Macros, for the Primary Ability the macro line is: setability 'primary' 'on' and for Secondary Ability the macro line is: setability 'secondary' 'on'
Calculator Mana CostHere's a calculator for the amount of Mana it will Cost for using Block!
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Note: Skill Total greater or equal to 300 remove -10 to Base Mana and Skill Total greater or equal to 200 remove -5 to Base Mana!
If a Weapon Ability is used within 3 Seconds after another Weapon Ability, the Requirement Mana Cost will Double!