The Elder Scrolls: Blades Abilities Guide – Best Abilities

In The Elder Scrolls: Blades, players have the freedom to use Perks, Abilities, and different Magic techniques. These aspects of the game are very important for a character, as they help in increasing the overall power and performance of the character after which it gets ready to face the challenges and enemies waiting ahead. In our TES: Blades Abilities Guide, we’ve outlined all the abilities in the game.

Perks are very useful as they help you increase the damage your character can inflict on the enemy. It can enhance your armor after which it can withstand more enemy strikes thus increasing the chance of survival, etc.

The Elder Scrolls: Blades Abilities

Abilities, on the other hand, help to improve the overall moves, strikes, and performance of your character which can be very vital in the long run when enemies get much fiercer and battle-hardened.

TES: Blades Abilities can be unlocked after clearing each level. You can use this Ability Point to acquire new skills or perks. In this Abilities Guide, you’ll learn about all the abilities you can unlock and equip your character with.

Reckless Fury

Required Level: 35 | Skill Point: 10
This ability allows the character to withstand stun attacks and damage inflicting ability of your character increases. During this ability, the character is seen doing a lot of rage and it can’t block.

Recovery Strikes

Required Level: 25 | Skill Point: 5
This ability consists of multiple quick strikes that can be initiated at any time except when you are paralyzed by the enemy.

Reflecting Bash

Required Level: 25 | Skill Point: 5
By using this ability, you can redirect enemy attack inflicting a damage of up to 33 points. To use this ability, you’ll need a shield.

Renewing Dodge

Required Level: 24 | Skill Point: 5
Through this ability, you can maneuver an enemy attack dodging a strike of up to 84 points. Using this ability helps to recover 338 Magicka, the closer your character is to the hit the more points you will receive.

Indomitable Smash

Required Level: 23 | Skill Point: 5
This is a very powerful ability as it increases the resistance by 125, cures your characters wounds but it doesn’t inflict any extra damage.

Venom Strikes

Required Level: 18 | Skill Point: 4
This ability consists of rapid strikes on the enemy, each strike inflicts 27 damage. Poison is also injected into the enemy increases the damage by 10%, but no extra damage for Two-Handed Weapons.

Staggering Bash

Required Level: 18 | Skill Point: 4
This is a shield-related offensive in which you use the shield bash on the enemy that inflicts 45 extra damage on the enemy as well as stunning any enemy that doesn’t take cover or block the attack.

Focusing Dodge

Required Level: 17 | Skill Point: 4
This ability lets you dodge enemy hits by up to 91 damage and as you outmaneuver the enemy your skill cooldown also starts to decrease. The closer you dodge the hit the more reduction in the cooldown.

Guardbreaker

Required Level: 16 | Skill Point: 4
This is again a powerful strike that inflicts 39 extra damage on the enemy. 77 with Two-Handed Weapons along with stunning the enemy during this approach.

Piercing Strikes

Required Level: 11 | Skill Point: 3
Through this ability, you can wreak havoc on the enemy by releasing rapid fires on the enemy each inflicting 21 extra damage on each hit but no extra damage is done with Two-Handed Weapon.

Harrying Bash

Required Level: 11 | Skill Point: 3
This is again a shield-based attack that inflicts 29 extra damage on the enemy and increases the cooldown on the enemies’ skills by 4 seconds which is a lot.

Adrenaline Dodge

Required Level: 10 | Skill Point: 2
This ability helps your character dodge massive amounts of enemy attacks, can repulse an attack of up to 76 damage, and along with this save you can restore your health to up to 97. Once again, the closer you are to being hit will increase healing.

Skullcrusher

Required Level: 9 | Skill Point: 2
This strong attack inflicts 33 extra damage on the enemy, 65 with Two-Handed Weapons but it tend to dismiss the enemy block and armor rating by 79 and 147.

Quick Strikes

Required Level: 4 | Skill Point: 1
This ability is exactly what it sounds like; you can unleash a quick combo of attacks that inflict 20 extra damage each, but no extra damage for Two-Handed Weapons.

Shield Bash

Required Level: 4 | Skill Point: 1
This works like this that you’ll have to first block enemy hit and then hit him with your shield inflicting 36 extra bashing damage.

Dodging Strike

Required Level: N/A | Skill Point: 1
You can dodge a strike of up to 85 damage and later hit the enemy with a counter-attack.

Power Attack

Required Level: N/A | Skill Point: 1
This ability is comparatively slow but gives the enemy a hard blow and inflicts an extra 30 damage and 60 with Two-Handed Weapons.