Axes in Dauntless is a Weapon Category. A heavy hitter for the tactical Slayer. Channel your hits to build up meter, then unleash to trigger a special attack buff. Stack it up to three times for maximum damage. Axes are slow yet provide deadly, heavy attacks that can surely cut off various parts of a Behemoth - these can be crafted by Wils Bormen, the town's weaponsmith, into various types made from trophies (Breakparts) obtained from Behemoths. Listed below are the following axes that can be found in the game.



Axes in Dauntless

Axe Mods and Specials

Mods and Specials are abilities and weapon modifications that can be attached to a slayer's weapon. These provide a variety of both offensive and defensive moves that are used while in a hunt - Mods and Abilities are obtained from meeting a specific level of mastery, and only one type of each category can be equipped. Listed below are the known mods and specials for the Axe.





Flight of Ruin
Special Throw the axe forward, damaging enemies while thrown. Reactivate to call the axe and perform a powerful overhand swing that can generate Resolve. Default Special
Grim Onslaught
Special Throw the axe forward, damaging enemies in its path before landing a distance away. Hitting a Behemoth can generate Resolve and will bounce the axe back towards the user. Reach Axe Mastery Level 8
Volatile Axecore
Mod Charging attack deals aoe damage to nearby enemies at each charge level. Reach Axe Mastery Level 6
Lightweight Haft
Mod Movespeed while charging Horizontal Attacks is now increased instead of decreased and costs 50% less stamina. Reach Axe Mastery Level 10
Overcharged Cylinder
Mod Determination can now stack up to 4 times. Reach Axe Mastery Level 16


List of Axes


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Name & Description

Min/Max Power 

Element Type

Unique Effects

Charred Cleaver

A Slayer's axe forged with Charrogg trophies.

100 550 blaze-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideBlaze None

Edge of Dawn

A Slayer's axe forged with Rezakiri trophies.

100 550 radiant-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideRadiant

10% chance for attacks to hit twice.

Ember Scythe

A Slayer's axe forged with Embermane trophies.

100 550 blaze-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideBlaze

The fourth hit in quick succession deals 250 bonus part damage.

Inferno's Decree

A Slayer's axe forged with Hellion trophies.

100 550 blaze-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideBlaze

The sixth hit in quick succession deals 250 bonus damage and major blaze damage.

Kharabak's Claw

A Slayer's axe forged with Kharabak trophies.

100 550 terra-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideTerra

Combo finishers deal 200 bonus part damage

Nayzaga's Scythe

A Slayer's axe forged with Nayzaga trophies.

100 550 shock-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideShock

Heal 100 on perfectly charged vertical attacks.

Pangar's Grace

A Slayer's axe forged with Pangar trophies.

100 550 frost-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideFrost None

Quillshot's Fury

A Slayer's axe forged with Quillshot trophies.

100 550 Neutral None

Raging Bite

A Slayer's axe forged with Gnasher trophies.

100 550 Neutral None

Reaper of Night

A Slayer's axe forged with Shrowd trophies.

100 550 umbral-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideUmbral

When under 20% health, deal +50% damage.

Recruit's Axe

A Slayre's Recruit axe.

80 - Neutral None

Skarn's Judgement

A Slayer's axe forged with Skarn trophies.

100 550 terra-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideTerra

Dealing damage has a chance (based on damage dealt) to grant a stacking, refreshing 40 health shield that lasts for 12s.

Song of the Shrike

A Slayer's axe forged with Shrike trophies.

100 550 Neutral

+100 part damage on next hit after a dodge.

Sovereign's Wrath

A Slayer's axe forged with Koshai trophies.

100 550 TBC

After not dealing damage for 6 seconds, the next 2 attacks deal 25% increased damage.

Stalker's Mercy

A Slayer's axe forged with Riftstalker trophies.

100 550 umbral-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideUmbral

Dealing damage has a chance (based on damage dealt) to generate a Shadow Orb that increases damage dealt by 2.5% for 5 seconds. If 5 or more Orbs are present, the bonus doubles.

Storm Cutter

A Slayer's axe forged with Stormclaw trophies.

100 550 shock-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideShock

After dodging through an attack, the next weapon attack has 300% meter gain.

Thundering Scythe

A Slayer's axe forged with Drask trophies.

100 550 shock-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideShock

20% damage vs Behemoth Heads

Turmoil of Boreus

A Slayer's axe forged with Boreus trophies.

100 550 frost-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideFrost

Charge Attacks generate Frost Sprites that cause your next attack to deal 50 bonus damage and minor frost damage. Max 4 Sprites.

Valomyr's Decree

A Slayer's axe forged with Valomyr trophies.

100 550 radiant-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideRadiant

Once charged, your next attack will deal 550 bonus radiant damage. Charge rate increases with current health.

Winter Gale

A Slayer's axe forged with Skraev trophies.

100 550 frost-element-icon-dauntless-wiki-guideFrost

Evading drops a trio of Ice Mines on a 30 second cooldown.


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