Defiant Stance is an Active Tier III Sword and Shield Mastery skill in New World. Defiant Stance can be used to mitigate damage received. Abilities in the Defender skill tree mainly focus on boosting the player's defensive capabilities by increasing armor and reducing incoming damage from various sources. It is more shield-oriented than Swordmaster. Sword & Shield mainly benefit from Strength, but Dexterity also contributes although on a secondary level.
Defiant Stance Information
- Defiant Stance is part of the Defender skill tree.
- For 8s, reduce the incoming base damage for attackers by 30%.
- Tier III
Defiant Stance upgrades
Defiant Stance Notes and Tips
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