Disambiguous This article is about the PvE version of a split skill. For the PvP version, see Calculated Risk (PvP).
Skill details
Calculated Risk
Calculated Risk
Campaign: Eye of the North Mesmer-icon
Profession: Mesmer
Attribute: Illusion Magic
Type: Hex Spell
    5 Energy 1 Activation 7 Recharge

Full: For 3...20 seconds, target foe's attacks do +10 damage, but there is a 50% chance that the damage from each attack will be done to that foe instead. (Maximum 15...83 damage.)

Concise: (3...20 seconds.) Target foe's attacks do +10 damage. Each attack has a 50% chance that the damage (maximum 15...83) will be done to that foe instead.

Illusion Magic 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
Duration 3467910111314161718 20212324252728303132
Max damage 152126323843495560667277 838994100106111117123128134


Skill Trainers:


  • Remember that this skill won't deal damage unless the target can actually hit, so the use of Blind or hexes like Blurred Vision will reduce its damage.
  • Also note that this skill won't stop the attack from hitting you, it just makes it deal 0 damage to you.

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