Blade Dancer's RegaliaHeroic Tier

The origin of the mysterious combat art known as the blade dance is hotly contested among those who study and perform it. This manner of fighting is known for its grace and control, and practitioners of the blade dance can be found among all races and cultures. Each group of blade dancers can be easily distinguished by the details of their unique style. However, the underlying similarities of the form remain apparent.

Blade Dancer's Regalia Items

LvlNamePrice (gp)Item Slot
2Bracers of Enforced Regret520Arms
3+Baffling Cape680Neck
3+Rhythm Blade680Weapon
4+Harmony Blade840Weapon
5Gloves of Recovery1000Hands

Blade Dancer's Regalia Benefits

PiecesBenefit
2You gain a bonus to AC against opportunity attacks equal to the number of items you have from this set.
5You can use your Hunter’s Quarry class feature as a free action instead of a minor action.

Bracers of Enforced RegretLevel 2 Uncommon

When an enemy presses you, the power of these simple steel bracers lets you turn the tables.

Arms Slot        520 gp

Property

While you’re marked, you gain a +2 bonus to attack rolls and damage rolls against the enemy that marked you.



Baffling CapeLevel 3+ Uncommon

This rippling cape allows you to slip past an attacking foe.

Lvl 3+1680 gp Lvl 18+485,000 gp
Lvl 8+23,400 gp Lvl 23+5425,000 gp
Lvl 13+317,000 gp Lvl 28+62,125,000 gp

Neck Slot

Enhancement Bonus: Fortitude, Reflex, and Will

Power (Teleportation) Daily (Immediate Reaction)

Trigger: An enemy adjacent to you misses you with a melee attack.

Effect: Swap positions with the triggering enemy.



Rhythm BladeLevel 3+ Uncommon

Fighting with this off-hand weapon improves your defense.

Lvl 3+1680 gp Lvl 18+485,000 gp
Lvl 8+23,400 gp Lvl 23+5425,000 gp
Lvl 13+317,000 gp Lvl 28+62,125,000 gp

Weapon: Light blade

Enhancement Bonus: attack rolls and damage rolls

Critical: +1d6 damage per plus

Property

While you wield this weapon in your off hand, your shield bonus to AC and Reflex increases by 1.



Harmony BladeLevel 4+ Uncommon

Though you wield it as your primary weapon, this blade lends its power to your off-hand attacks.

Lvl 4+1840 gp Lvl 19+4105,000 gp
Lvl 9+24,200 gp Lvl 24+5525,000 gp
Lvl 14+321,000 gp Lvl 29+62,625,000 gp

Weapon: Heavy blade

Enhancement Bonus: attack rolls and damage rolls

Critical: +1d6 damage per plus, and you can make a melee basic attack with your off-hand weapon.

Property

When you hit an enemy with both this weapon and your off-hand weapon during the same turn, that enemy takes a –2 penalty to attack rolls against you until the end of your next turn.



Gloves of RecoveryLevel 5 Uncommon

When you fumble in combat, these gloves allow you to recover and strike again.

Hands Slot        1,000 gp

Power Daily (Free Action)

Trigger: You miss an enemy with a melee attack power.

Effect: Make a melee basic attack against that enemy.


Published in Adventurer's Vault 2, page(s) 96.