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Passive Skill

Shadow Dancer

Command: None
Prerequisite Level: 15
Prerequisite Skills: None
Alternate Names: Korean: 암살기술


Shadow Dancer's signature assassination skill. Optimized for back attacks, this skill keeps your target from turning to face you when you attack it from behind or Hold it. Also if the first attack hits from behind, the Back Attack effect lasts until the end of the skill. Additionally changes the effects of Basic Attack, Shining Cut.png Shining Cut, Eraser.png Eraser, and Ankle Cut (Thief).png Ankle Cut, and increases Critical Atk.

Shining Cut.png Shining Cut: Fixes Movement Speed. Enables an additional attack with an additional key input. When Shining Cut is used from behind an enemy, the enemy turns to face you.

Eraser.png Eraser: Changes the finishing attack display and enables you to kick enemies that are immune to Grab.

Ankle Cut (Thief).png Ankle Cut: Turns the skill's target backward.

Characteristics of Shadow Dancer Basic Attacks: 3rd attack turns their targets backward.


  • SP per level: 20
  • Master Level: 1
  • Max Level: 11


  • Automatically obtained upon becoming a Shadow Dancer, and cannot be reset to 0.
  • 던전앤파이터 API Docs Link: 암살기술

Skill Growth

Note: This table has been generated based off of skill growth information presented in-game. The data may have slight differences compared to the information presented in-game due to minor rounding variations.


Level Lv Req Critical Atk.
1 15 +20%
2 18 +21.5%
3 21 +23%
4 24 +24.5%
5 27 +26%
6 30 +27.5%
7 33 +29%
8 36 +30.5%
9 39 +32%
10 42 +33.5%
11 45 +35%


Shadow Dancer Skills
Active:Abyss Drop.png Abyss Drop Assassin's Attitude.png Assassin's Attitude Assassination.png Assassination Blade Cyclone.png Blade Cyclone Covert Operation.png Covert Operation Final Destruction.png Final Destruction Heart Thrust.png Heart Thrust Hold Up.png Hold Up Neck Divider.png Neck Divider Shadow Dancing.png Shadow Dancing Shadow Decoy.png Shadow Decoy Shadow Trip.png Shadow Trip
Passive:Assassination Method.png Assassination Method Shadow Dancer Leather Armor Mastery.png Shadow Dancer Leather Armor Mastery Sharp Dagger.png Sharp Dagger
Awakening:Dagger Throw.png Dagger Throw Killing Shadow.png Killing Shadow Rear Ambush.png Rear Ambush Shadow Sting.png Shadow Sting
2nd Awakening:Chain Reaction.png Chain Reaction Deadly Dance.png Deadly Dance Fatal Blitz.png Fatal Blitz Veiled Attack.png Veiled Attack
Neo: Awakening:Besieging Menace.png Besieging Menace Rule of the Shadows.png Rule of the Shadows Shadowless Slaughter.png Shadowless Slaughter

Thief Skills
Active:Ankle Cut (Thief).png Ankle Cut (Thief) Bone Shield.png Bone Shield Curse Spear.png Curse Spear Dark Soul.png Dark Soul Diving Arrow.png Diving Arrow Eraser.png Eraser Flame Cut.png Flame Cut Flying Squirrel.png Flying Squirrel Kunai Throw.png Kunai Throw Rising Cut (Thief).png Rising Cut (Thief) Shadow Cut.png Shadow Cut Shining Cut.png Shining Cut Slicer.png Slicer Transformation- Molting.png Transformation: Molting
Passive:None! Please add appropriate skills to Category:Thief Skills and Category:Passive Skills

General Skills
Active:Ancient Memory.png Ancient Memory Backstep.png Backstep Indomitable Spirit.png Indomitable Spirit Leap.png Leap Quick Rebound.png Quick Rebound
Passive:Backstep Upgrade.png Backstep Upgrade Basic Armor Mastery.png Basic Armor Mastery Basic Training.png Basic Training Conversion.png Conversion Physical Critical.png Focus: Critical Latent Power.png Latent Power Physical Rear Attack.png Rear Attack
Neo: Awakening:Clues to Awakening.png Clues to Awakening One Step Closer.png One Step Closer Subitism.png Subitism