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For the talent in Dragon Age Inquisition, see Turn the Blade (Inquisition).

Turn the Blade is a warrior talent from the Defender tree in Dragon Age II


  • Defense: +10%


Steady the Foot Steady the Foot
Requires: Level 7
The warrior holds ground, becoming remarkably resilient against forceful attacks.

Fortitude: +20

Raise the Guard Raise the Guard
Requires: Level 9
Requires: 2 points in Defender
Further training in defensive tactics increase the effectiveness of Turn the Blade.

Defense: +5% (total: +15%)


  • ps3PS3 Although the ability is supposed to be mutually-exclusive with Elemental Aegis, it is possible to stack them by activating one quickly after the other.