Nightblade Initiate
Class Nightblade
Role New Player
Primary Stat Magicka
Suggested Weapon(s) None
Suggested Armor None
Grasp the sinister art of assassination by heeding the call of the Nightblade.

Nightblade Initiate is one of the builds for the Nightblade class designed for new players, with Magicka as their primary stat. It is based only on class skills, so can be used with any type of weapon(s), though Destruction Staff or Restoration Staff is recommended since it is Magicka-based.

Recommended SkillsEdit

Skill Prerequisites
Assassination Shadow Siphoning
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Veiled Strike.png Veiled Strike 1
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Strife.png Strife 1
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Assassin's Blade.png Assassin's Blade 1
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Teleport Strike.png Teleport Strike 4
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Shadow Cloak.png Shadow Cloak 4
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Master Assassin.png Master Assassin I 8
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Refreshing Shadows.png Refreshing Shadows I 8
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Catalyst.png Catalyst I 8
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Shadow-Concealed Weapon.png Concealed Weapon Veiled Strike IV
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Swallow Soul.png Swallow Soul Strife IV
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Assassination-Impale.png Impale Assassin's Blade IV
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Death Stroke.png Death Stroke 12
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Soul Shred.png Soul Shred 12
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Executioner.png Executioner I 14
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Shadow Barrier.png Shadow Barrier I 14
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Magicka Flood.png Magicka Flood I 14
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Master Assassin.png Master Assassin II 18
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Refreshing Shadows.png Refreshing Shadows II 18
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Catalyst.png Catalyst II 18
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Blur.png Blur 20
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Path of Darkness.png Path of Darkness 20
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Pressure Points.png Pressure Points I 22
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Dark Vigor.png Dark Vigor I 22
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Soul Siphoner.png Soul Siphoner I 22
Skill Prerequisites
Assassination Shadow Siphoning
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Assassination-Ambush.png Ambush Teleport Strike IV
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Shadow-Shadowy Disguise.png Shadowy Disguise Shadow Cloak IV
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Executioner.png Executioner II 27
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Shadow Barrier.png Shadow Barrier II 27
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Magicka Flood.png Magicka Flood II 27
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Siphoning Strikes.png Siphoning Strikes 30
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Assassination-Soul Harvest.png Soul Harvest Death Stroke IV
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Soul Tether.png Soul Tether Soul Shred IV
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Pressure Points.png Pressure Points II 36
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Dark Vigor.png Dark Vigor II 36
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Soul Siphoner.png Soul Siphoner II 36
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Assassination-Mirage.png Mirage Blur IV
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Shadow-Refreshing Path.png Refreshing Path Path of Darkness IV
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Hemorrhage.png Hemorrhage I 39
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Dark Veil.png Dark Veil I 39
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Transfer.png Transfer I 39
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Siphoning Attacks.png Siphoning Attacks Siphoning Strikes IV
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Grim Focus.png Grim Focus 42
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Drain Power.png Drain Power 42
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Assassination-Merciless Resolve.png Merciless Resolve Grim Focus IV
ON-icon-skill-Morph.pngON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Sap Essence.png Sap Essence Drain Power IV
ON-icon-skill-Assassination-Hemorrhage.png Hemorrhage II 50
ON-icon-skill-Shadow-Dark Veil.png Dark Veil II 50
ON-icon-skill-Siphoning-Transfer.png Transfer II 50

Compatible BuildsEdit