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Thorn is a Hero in Battleborn. She is available to play from the beginning of the game.

Thorn

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Faction
eldrid-icon.pngThe Eldrid
Role

Attacker

Health
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Power
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Range
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Thorn Information


Teshka Elessamorn -- nicknamed "Thorn" for her short temper -- was the last aelfrin child of her homeworld before it was darkened by the Varelsi. Thorn ranges the jungle-wilds of Ekkunar and beyond with her bow "Kreshek" and her battle-honed skill with advanced Eldrid "magic."



Thorn Abilities



natures_judgement.pngNature's Judgement

Passive

Enemies hit with a charged arrow are cursed for 8 seconds. Skills and charged arrows deal 35% additional damage to cursed targets.


kreshek.pngKreshek

Weapon

Thorn's devastating Ekkuni longbow can be augmented to increase damage, range, and accuracy. Ready and hold an arrow to charge it.


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Talent

Thorn carries no shield, relying instead on rapid health regeneration to survive in combat.


volley.pngVolley

Skill 1

Fires a horizontal swath of 5 arrows, each dealing 42-56 damage. Volley arrows ricochet off of world terrain.


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Skill 2

Summons a field of corruption for 6 seconds. Enemies caught within this field take 32-42 damage every 0.5 seconds.


wrath_of_the_wild.pngWrath of the Wild

Ultimate

After a brief charging period, hurls a massive energy bomb that explodes for up to 525-750 damage and knocks enemies backward.




Thorn Helix


Swampfoot
Enemies damaged by Blight are slowed for a short time.
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Piercing Volley
Volley arrows can go through multiple targets.
Cursed Earth
When Thorn is touching Blight's field, all of her arrows become cursed.
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Fell Wind
Thorn receives a short speed boost when touching Blight's field. +30% Movement Speed.
Draw Strength
Arrows penetrate multiple targets.
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Burst Propulsion
In addition to dealing damage, Thorn's melee attack now propels her backwards. Can be used once every 2 seconds.
Kreshek's Judgement
Volley arrows curse targets on hit.
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Nockout
Volley shoots two additional arrows in a wider arc. +2 Arrows.
Hextension
Increases curse duration on enemies. +4s Duration.
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Hexsanguination
Curse status deals additional bleed damage to afflicted enemies. +12 Damage Per Second.
Brutal Blight
Blight's area of effect of damage is increased. +15% Damage.
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Swift Volley
Volley's cooldown time is reduced. -20% Cooldown.
Eagele-Eye
Increases the accuracy of Thorn's standard arrow attack. +50% Accuracy.
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Vaulting Hunter
Increases the height of Thorn's jump.
Enduring Blight
Increases Blight's effective duration. +6s Duration.
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Distant Blight
Blight can be summoned at greater distances. +100% Casting Range.
Archer's Boon
When Volley deals health damage to an enemy, a portion of Thorn's health is restored. +30% Life Steal.
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Kreshek's Rage
Increases Volley arrow damage. +15% Damage.
Wild Judgement
Wrath of the Wild's energy bomb bounces through the world up to five times, detonating with every bounce.
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Earthrender
Wrath of the Wild leaves a Blight field behind after detonation.

Thorn Gameplay





Thorn Tactics and Strategies