• Excalibur performing Slashing Wing.
  • Excalibur performing Howling Gale.

Shimmering Blight is a Stance Mod for polearms that allows for rapid, spinning strikes which hit multiple enemies, and finishes with powerful, slashing strikes.

Can be equipped on:

✓ denotes weapon with matching Stance polarity

Combos Edit

Combo Name Button Combination
Slashing Wing  BlackBasex64  BlackBasex642x  BlackBasex642x
Howling Gale*  BlackBasex64  BlackBasex642x  BlueChargex643x  PurpleBasex64Slash bImpact b
The Way  BlackChargex64Knockdown b350%

Cyclone Strike SlideBlueBasex64

Mountain's Chisel In AirRedBasex64

Guiding Plank Wall DashBlackBasex64

Tunneling Spike Knockdowned Enemy + PurpleBasex64Slash b400%
 BlueBasex64  360° Attack   RedBasex64  Slam Attack   PurpleBasex64  Proc

 Melee Attacks

 BlackBasex64    Melee  
 BlackBlockx64    Block  
 BlackUpx64    Direction (Up)  
 BlackChargex64  Hold  
 BlackPausex64    Pause  

 Multipliers and Hits

 BlackBasex64200%    Attack does double damage  
 BlackBasex642x    Attack hits twice  

 Exclusive Procs

Knockdown b   Knockdown  
Ragdoll b   Ragdoll  
Finisher b   Ground Finisher  

Combo Name Button Combination
Slashing Wing EE2XE2X
Howling Gale* EE2X  Hold E3XESlash bImpact b2X
The Way Hold E , Release
Cyclone Strike Slide + E
Mountain's Chisel In Air + E
Guiding Plank Wall Dash + E
Tunneling Spike Knockdowned Enemy + E1600%
Normal    All Targets    Slam/Ragdoll    Proc
  • PS4:     E  = Combops4circle   RMB  = R2
  • XBOX:  E  = B    RMB  = RTrigger


  • The last strike in Howling Gale does slightly more damage.
  • The last strike in Howling Gale has 100% chance of Impact b Impact and Slash b Slash proc, even on weapons with no physical damage like the Serro.