Wasted Years skill icon

Wasted Years is an active Necromantic Spell (Mental Skill) that that Scarlett may use to weaken the target by making them age. Scarlett can use the time her enemies are impaired to either avoid them or attack them with minimal reprisal; the spell reduces their speed and weakens their attacks for the duration.

The Wasted Years skill has four Levels of Mastery; The duration increases with the Level of Mastery, as does the amount of Mental Energy required to cast the spell.

Wasted Years
Level Duration Mental Energy
1 5 sec 10 ME 0.5 sec 2.5 sec
2 7 sec 15 ME 0.5 sec 2.5 sec
3 11 sec 22 ME 0.5 sec 2.5 sec
4 16 sec 44 ME 0.5 sec 2.5 sec

Wasted Years is an active Mental Skills. It must first be placed on the game's QuickBar before it can be invoked. Some creatures, and the Undead Five, are immune to the effects of this spell.

Scarlett can only learn the Wated Years Mental Skill after she has been granted its prerequisite, Unworldly Clutch; after she has accumulated sufficient Skill Points; and after she finds a Necromancy Trainer (possibly Aeris in the Inner City or Amago in the Arsenal District Catacombs). Scarlett can increase her Level of Mastery of this skill by spending additional Skill Points with any capable Necromancy Trainer.