Temporal Reversion (540)

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Temporal Reversion (540)
Mnemonic [TEMPORAL]
Base Duration 1200 sec
Added Duration 60 sec per Major Elemental rank
Span Stackable
Combat Magic - Defense Enhancement
Type Special
Availability Self-cast
Major Elemental Spells
Sleep (501) Attack
Chromatic Circle (502) Attack
Thurfel's Ward (503) Defensive
Slow (504) Attack
Hand of Tonis (505) Attack
Celerity (506) Utility
Elemental Deflection (507) Defensive
Elemental Bias (508) Defensive
Strength (509) Offensive
Hurl Boulder (510) Attack
Floating Disk (511) Utility
Cold Snap (512) Attack
Elemental Focus (513) Offensive
Stone Fist (514) Attack
Rapid Fire (515) Utility
Mana Leech (516) Utility
Charge Item (517) Utility
Cone of Elements (518) Attack
Immolation (519) Attack
Mage Armor (520) Defensive
Meteor Swarm (525) Attack
Elemental Disjunction (530) Attack
Haste (535) Utility
Temporal Reversion (540) Defensive
Time Stop (550) Utility

Temporal Reversion has a chance to activate upon a failed defense against a physical attack (melee, bolt, and maneuver). A successful activation will 'snap' the wizard back in time to immediately before the attack occurred and, having knowledge of the oncoming blow, grants the wizard an increase of +200 to their generic defensive strength (DS) as well as a comparable increase in maneuver defense. The base chance for this to occur is 10%, and can be increased by training in Elemental Mana Control.

Mana Control Benefit

Training in Elemental Mana Control (EMC) increases the chance for the reversion to activate by 1% from a base of 10% for every 20 skill bonus. The maximum achievable activation rate is max 25% with 202 ranks EMC without enhancives, and 27% with +40 EMC from enhancive items.

Elemental Mana Control ranks 0 4 8 13 18 24 30 40 60
Chance for activation 10% 11% 12% 13% 14% 15% 16% 17% 18%
Elemental Mana Control ranks 80 100 120 140 160 180 200 220 240
Chance for activation 19% 20% 21% 22% 23% 24% 25% 26% 27%


For a moment, everything you hear and see echoes weirdly around you, but then everything seems normal again.  Your personal temporal reality has been slightly offset from the true flow of time.

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A greater construct raises its massive foot and attempts to smash you!
 AS: +443 vs DS: +394 with AvD: +33 + d100 roll: +47 = +129
 A hit!

Your surroundings melt away as the air around you shivers with a large flux of mana. Abruptly, time wrenches violently to give you a second chance. This time, you're better prepared.

A greater construct swings a massive arm at you!
 AS: +443 vs DS: +594 with AvD: +44 + d100 roll: +2 = -105
 A clean miss.