New World Guide
New World Guide

War hammer, WH abilities in game New World character builds

List of all abilities for War hammer in New World. Each ability linked with builds with WH created on New World Guide and sorted by amount of likes from users

Shockwave
Shockwave
Slam your war hammer into the ground, causing a 3m radius earthquake that deals 80% weapon damage, staggering and stunning all impacted targets for 2s. This ability has grit. (Grit prevents you from being staggered by incoming attacks.) Taunt Gem Compatible: If you have a Carnelian gem equipped in your war hammer, this ability inflicts taunt for 6s to all enemies hit. (Taunt causes monsters to focus only on you.)
Crowd Crusher
Activatable
Wrecking Ball
Wrecking Ball
Strike the ground with your war hammer, dealing 130% weapon damage and knocking down your target. This ability has grit. (Grit prevents you from being staggered by incoming attacks.)
Juggernaut
Activatable
Hardened Steel
Hardened Steel
Adds grit to war hammer heavy attacks. Also grants 12% damage reduction while grit is active. (Grit prevents you from being staggered by incoming attacks.)
Juggernaut
Passive
Clear Out
Clear Out
A wide swing that knocks back 4m and deals 115% weapon damage. This ability has grit. (Grit prevents you from being staggered by incoming attacks.)
Crowd Crusher
Activatable
Power Cleaner
Power Cleaner
Hitting a target with Clear Out grants fortify, increasing damage absorption by 10% for 4s to all friendlies within 6m.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Exhaustive Attacks
Exhaustive Attacks
All war hammer abilities apply exhaust, slowing target's stamina regeneration by 20% for 5s. (Does not stack.)
Juggernaut
Passive
Resurgence
Resurgence
After 2 light attacks with the war hammer, debuff durations on player are reduced by 25%. (Cooldown 5s.)
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Facilitated Expedition
Facilitated Expedition
After hitting a target with an active debuff, gain haste, increasing movement speed by 15% for 3s.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Acceleration
Acceleration
Reduce war hammer cooldowns by 7% when using light attacks against targets with an active debuff. (Max 5 reductions per attack.)
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Frailty
Frailty
The trauma of the attack causes weaken, decreasing the damage dealt from the target's attacks by 10% for 10s.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Expedite
Expedite
After a successful Mighty Gavel attack, gain haste, increasing player's movement speed by 30% for 3s.
Juggernaut
Passive
Aftershock
Aftershock
Whenever a target is affected by a crowd control effect, they are slowed by 20% for 4s.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Lasting Trauma
Lasting Trauma
Armor Breaker inflicts rend on the target, reducing damage absorption by 20% for 10s.
Juggernaut
Passive
Swing Away
Swing Away
Using Clear Out on a target grants haste, increasing movement speed by 30% for 3s.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Outnumbered
Outnumbered
Increase damage absorption by 10% if surrounded by 2 or more enemies within 3m.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Safety Measures
Safety Measures
On a successful hit, gain fortify, granting 20% damage resistance for 7s.
Juggernaut
Passive
Hammer Time
Hammer Time
Gain empower on heavy attacks, increasing damage by 20% for 4s.
Juggernaut
Passive
Justice For All
Justice For All
Pressing light attack during Mighty Gavel performs a follow up attack that deals 220% weapon damage.
Juggernaut
Passive
Indomitable
Indomitable
Adds grit to Armor Breaker. (Grit prevents you from being staggered by incoming attacks.)
Juggernaut
Passive
Stimulated Reduction
Stimulated Reduction
Ability cooldown reduced by 5% for each enemy hit with Path of Destiny. (Max 5 enemies.)
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Armor Breaker
Armor Breaker
A powerful swing that penetrates 35% of the target's armor and deals 140% weapon damage.
Juggernaut
Activatable
Mighty Gavel
Mighty Gavel
An overhead leaping attack that crushes down on enemies, dealing 170% weapon damage.
Juggernaut
Activatable
Quick Recovery
Quick Recovery
Heavy attacks that hit reduce cooldowns by 7%. (Max 5 reductions per attack.)
Juggernaut
Passive
Concussive Impact
Concussive Impact
Deal 15% increased damage against targets affected by war hammer debuffs.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Contemption
Contemption
Increase heavy attack damage by 15% against targets under 30% health.
Juggernaut
Passive
Path Of Destiny
Path Of Destiny
A powerful ground strike that erupts a linear wave of energy in front of the player, dealing 100% weapon damage to all targets in its path.
Crowd Crusher
Activatable
Summary Judgment
Summary Judgment
Increases Mighty Gavel damage by 20% to targets below 30% health.
Juggernaut
Passive
Prevailing Spirit
Prevailing Spirit
Heal for 35% of damage dealt when using a Crowd Crusher ability.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Impact Fracture
Impact Fracture
Increase stamina damage done by Mighty Gavel by 25%.
Juggernaut
Passive
Power Through Pain
Power Through Pain
Deal 35% extra damage for 1s after taking damage.
Juggernaut
Passive
Clean and Refreshed
Clean and Refreshed
Clear Out's cooldown is reduced by 5% per enemy hit with the ability.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Opening Act
Opening Act
Increase Armor Breaker damage by 25% against targets at full health.
Juggernaut
Passive
Epitome Of Bonk!
Epitome Of Bonk!
Increase armor penetration by 10% for all war hammer basic attacks.
Juggernaut
Passive
I Can Do This All Day
I Can Do This All Day
Reduce stamina consumption by 30% when blocking melee attacks.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Seismic Waves
Seismic Waves
Path of Destiny now staggers all targets in its path.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Breathing Room
Breathing Room
Expands the range of Wrecking Ball to a 1.5m radius.
Juggernaut
Passive
Meteoric Crater
Meteoric Crater
Expands the range Shockwave to a 4m radius.
Crowd Crusher
Passive
Guarded Sprint
Guarded Sprint
Reduce damage taken by 10% while sprinting.
Crowd Crusher
Passive