Sneak Attack (Melee)

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Sneak Attack (Melee) is a Rogue Action. This ability allows the Rogue to exploit enemies' distraction and deal extra damage to their vulnerable spots with Melee Weapons.

The weapon has to have the Finesse property (but can still utilize Strength if it is higher than Dexterity).

See also: Sneak Attack (Ranged)


Deal an extra 1d6 damage to a foe you have Advantage Icon.png Advantage against. You can also use Sneak Attack if you have an ally within 1.5m / 5ft of the target and you don't have Disadvantage Icon.png Disadvantage.


Weapon Damage TypesPhysical +
D6 Physical.png 1d6 (1~6) Damage Types Physical
Range: Normal Weapon Range
Recharge: Per turn

At Higher Levels

For every 2 Rogue Levels above 1, your Sneak Attack deals an additional 1d6Damage TypesPhysical damage, up to 6d6 at Level 11:

Note: Prior to patch 3, the damage of sneak attack was limited to 5d6 and didn't increase to 6d6 at Level 11 as it should.


How to Learn



  • Sneak Attack refreshes after the Rogue's turn ends.
  • As Sneak Attack requires a Finesse weapon, it may not be used with unarmed attacks.