BDO Magnus Skill is a new skill rewarded to players who have completed the main Magnus questline. It is also called by the name “Abyssal Legacy”.


Magnus Skill How To:

Complete the Magnus questline up to “[The Magnus] Abyssal Revelation”, which rewards:


Magnus Skill Questline:

  1. [The Magnus] Box from the Abyss
  2. – [The Magnus] Abyssal Legacy
  3. – [The Magnus] Revelations
  4. – [The Magnus] Abyssal Revelation
  • [The Magnus] Abyssal Revelation” quest is available once per character.

Quest Giver: Black Spirit
Requirements: level 60+
Classes: all classes but Maegu and Woosa 🙁

Locating Your Magnus Skill

After using the Abyssal Legacy book, find your Magnus Skill by looking in the Main tab of your Skill window (K).

The Magnus skill is located slightly above the Secondary Skills category.


If you lose your Abyssal Legacy book, you can get another one by talking to Cruhorn Wyrmsbane.

Magnus Skill: Abyssal Legacy

Trying out Magnus Skills

Trial Characters can learn their Magnus skill by purchasing and using the [Secret Book] Abyssal Legacy item.

  • Purchase NPC: Haz <Vendor for Trial Characters> in the Battle Arena.
  • Requirements: You will need to have completed the main Magnus questline already. Specifically, [The Magnus] Revelations quest with a normal character to be able to use the [Secret Book] Abyssal Legacy item with a trial character.

Magnus Skills for Each Class

The Magnus skill you obtain is different for each class. You do not need to repeat the entire Magnus questline for each alt character.

Once you complete “[The Magnus] Box from the Abyss” quest, all characters in your Family will be able to accept and complete [The Magnus] Abyssal Legacy quest to learn their new skills.



Warrior Magnus Skill

Warrior’s Magnus skill is “Severing Thrust”. It is a very simple and fast stab after knocking up enemies with your shield. Applying Floating and Air Attack debuffs on hits, “Severing Thrust” is best utilized in Air Attack combos after linking with skills like Counter.

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Ranger Magnus Skill

Ranger’s Magnus skill is “Binding Arrow.” The arrow flows through the ground, and on hits, it sets off an explosion that applies additional vine damage to enemies. This skill also allows you to apply Floating and Air Attack. If you follow up the skill by comboing into Penetrating Wind or Bypassing Wind, it can turn into a significantly fierce and powerful Air Attack combo.

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  Sorceress Magnus Skill

Sorceress Magnus skill inflicts damage while maintaining Super Armor. “Dark Tendrils” requires a bit of casting time, but being able to stay in Super Armor is a key feature. It has an additional HP Recovery effect.

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Berserker Magnus Skill

Berserker Magnus skill “Time to Rock” leaps back (without collision), then as soon as he lands, rushes forward to deal rocking damage. The forward attack was set to deal the same amount of damage as the backward leap. This will be a handy skill to have as it allows you to move your character and switch camera angles by moving back and forward.

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Tamer Magnus Skill

Tamer’s Magnus skill is “Dark Gaoler.” You charge energy in your fists then release it forward. You can also release it quicker by canceling the skill. The key aspect of the power-charging motion is that it functions by sweeping away all enemy attacks, thus allowing a duration where Invincibility is applied. In other words, the charging motion puts you in an Invincible state. So you can decide to drag out or cancel the skill to fit the situation. Also, even if it’s not Throat-Burn, you can still utilize the Down Smash.

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Musa Magnus Skill

Musa’s Magnus skill is “Mountain Divide”. Musa charges energy in his blade and slams the ground in front with great force. Since Forward Guard is applied, it also can be used to defeat monsters. In addition, the animations of awesome swordsmanship unique to Musa displaying such destructive power are one of the attractive points of this skill.

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Maehwa Magnus Skill

The Maehwa’s Magnus skill is “Razorblade Corolla”. Whereas Musa displayed his destructive power, Maehwa’s skill is more graceful and beautiful. In the case of Maehwa, many of her skills grant Super Armor, but “Razorblade Corolla” grants Forward Guard, allowing it to be used in various ways.

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Valkyrie Magnus Skill

The Valkyrie’s Magnus skill, “Gladius Gloriae”, applies Knockdown. It has a wide area of effect and inflicts relatively good damage.

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Kunoichi Magnus Skill

With the Magnus skill “Hidden Dagger Jutsu”, Kunoichi throws a shadow kunai forward and stuns the enemy. It’s a ranged skill to harass enemies. The thing that makes this skill quite intimidating is that the skill can be used to keep enemies at bay, but a certain command input will have your Kunoichi perform a Ninjutsu skill where your Kunoichi teleports instantly to where she threw her kunai. Since you move behind the target, it can be used to perform a strike or for mobility depending on the situation.

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Ninja Magnus Skill

The Magnus skill called “Covert: Cut Throat” makes Ninja suddenly spin and move behind a designated target. The skill animation is short and quick, which means its strength is that it can be linked quickly with other skills. Since you can immediately move behind enemies, you can use it to initiate back attacks as well, depending on the flow of battle.

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Wizard Magnus Skill

The Wizard’s Magnus skill is called “Rain of Fire”. The Wizard conjures a powerful fiery attack to descend, which can be used against enemies at close-range. In addition, the forward guard effect is applied during the casting and attack motion. Meaning, it can be used safely immediately after canceling a skill.

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Witch Magnus Skill

The Witch Magnus skill, ”Earthen Eruption”, causes magical energy to be brought up to the earth’s surface which inflicts damage to nearby enemies. The skill has a long casting animation, but grants super armor, making it quite versatile. It also increases All DP and recovers up to 3,000 stamina. When it is used together with Magic Shield, it grants synergy that allows it to be utilized in various situations.

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Dark Knight Magnus Skill

“Blooming Black Rose” causes dark energy to be released in the surrounding area and black roses bloom that inflicts damage. After using Shadow Bullet and Shadow Strike, it can be used as a ranged combo or on the second hit since it can be canceled, after using Wheel of Fortune, Obsidian Blaze, and Unveiled Fate it can be connected as a melee attack.

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Striker Magnus Skill

The charging energy motion can be canceled, but when releasing it after charging energy, you can deal more damage over a wider area. Except for Sweeping Strike, the Striker needs to connect a preceding skill in order to perform a knockdown. Now that “Heart and Soul” grants super armor and applies knockdown, it can be used in various situations.

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Mystic Magnus Skill

The “Hurricane Kick” moves the Mystic forward for a powerful roundhouse kick. It can be used safely thanks to forward guard being applied, and due to its ease of compatibility it can also be used in combination with other kicking skills.

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Lahn Magnus Skill

Lahn’s Magnus skill is “Fatal Attraction”. The skill involves elegant movement, like an alluring dance, as you move backward to attack. She swings her Crescent Pendulum in this motion and applies damage while maintaining Forward Guard.

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Archer Magnus Skill

Archer’s Magnus skill is “Double Tap” to enhance damage at a distance. Use your crossbow to fire arrows and knock back enemies as you transition into your greatbow to apply damage. Knockdown is applied upon firing arrows after transitioning to your greatbow. Additionally, upon successfully hitting a target, the damage of the following arrow increases. So if used in the right situation, it can be utilized to be even more powerful becomes even stronger.

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Shai Magnus Skill

Shai’s Magnus skill “Stick to Me!” can maintain Super Armor while inflicting damage on enemies within range, and granting HP Recovery and DP buff effects for team members.

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Guardian Magnus Skill

With “Gate Crasher” the Guardian throws an ax forward to deal damage, then when the ax returns, applies damage once more. The returning ax can apply back attack damage and because it can be used fairly quickly, it can be used in combo with other skills.

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Hashashin Magnus Skill

Hashashin’s Magnus skill “Aal’s Command” casts a cyclone of sand then sends it forward to apply damage. It can be used safely as the Forward Guard range has been factored in and when you make the last hit, Air Attack and Down Attack are also applied, creating an even more damaging effect. And when using this skill, the sandstorms created by Aal’s Breath and such, gather forward, making it a fully utilizable skill to defeat monsters as well.

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Nova Magnus Skill

“Queen’s Gambit” gives Super Armor and slams enemies with the morning star. It was especially difficult for Nova to defeat enemies that would latch on to her. What makes this skill special is that it applies damage on those who have latched onto Nova.

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Sage Magnus Skill

Sage’s Magnus skill is “Dimensional Compression”. Although the casting duration of the skill is long, Super Armor is granted during this time and upon successful casting, all hits deal significant damage. Especially in Succession, even without comboing into Rift Chain, the defensive effects of Super Armor can be used at all times, allowing it to be a vital skill.

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Corsair Magnus Skill

The “Vigor Rush” skill involves a simple movement that swings the Sereneca forward. Although the motion is simple, its damage isn’t meager. And while maintaining the motion, defensive effects are also maintained, so the skill can be used with confidence. Additionally, you can cancel motions moving forward, allowing you to quickly attack to fit the situation with this skill.

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Drakania Magnus Skill

Drakania’s Magnus skill is “Brimbolt Annihilation.” Drakania swings her Slayer forward and performs an additional hit after making a full turn. In order to perform Drakania’s combos quickly, you had to use Abyssal Fang, Embers, and other things, and there was a moment where defensive effects were not granted in between. However, due to Brimbolt Annihilation having defensive effects and having incorporated simple movements, it can be utilized to maintain defensive effects for a longer duration and can be used as a new combo.

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