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Nimble strike
ranger attack 1

You slink past your enemy's guard to make your attack, or you make your attack and withdraw to a more advantageous position.

Special: "Shift 1 square before or after you attack."

Target: one creature

Attack: Dexterity vs. AC

Hit: "1[W] + Dexterity modifier damage.
"Increase damage to 2[W] + Dexterity modifier at 21st level."[PH:105]

Nimble strike is an at-will power available to rangers at 1st level.


Feat Prerequisite Benefit
Battle-Scarred Veteran Con 13 If you shift 1 square before the attack and hit, you can shift 1 square after the attack.
Fluttering Leaf Style (Arena Fighting) If you are an elf and you use elven accuracy to reroll a miss, you can add a +2 bonus to the reroll.
Trickster's Blade Style (Arena fighting) Cha 13 If you shift after the attack, one ally adjacent to you can shift 1 square as a free action. The ally’s shift must end in a square adjacent to the target.
Warborn Fury Style Con 13 or Warforged If you forgo shifting before or after the attack, and if the target moves or shifts before the end of your next turn, you can shift 1 square as a free action.