Siren – Assassin of the Deep Sea
A fierce warrior, Siren uses her cunning and mystical powers to battle her twin sister, Mera and her husband, Aquaman.
Like her twin sister Mera, Hila was raised in the exile realm of Xebel and trained as an assassin. Possessing the same power to control and shape hard water, Hila was always more the troublemaker than her sister. After Mera was sent to assassinate Aquaman but instead sided with him, Hila became Siren and led a Xebel death squad to finish the job. Cunning, ruthless, and deceptive she is not above impersonating her sister or using her feminine charms in the pursuit of her mission.
Siren is a Physical Striker Mystic character with a base speed of 82. Below is a chart of the gear bonuses at rank 11.
|Stat||Gear 11 Bonus|
- Vicious Constructs: Damage to an enemy. Apply 4 bleeds if target is bleeding. Legendary: 40% chance to use Dagger Deluge on target if target is bleeding.
- Dagger Deluge: Damage to an enemy, apply 5 bleeds to target. Legendary: 2% true damage per bleed on target. Legendary 2: Enrage target.
- Xebel Fury: Light damage to enemy team. 5% increased damage per bleed on enemy team (Max 100%.) Legendary: Apply 1-2 Bleeds on enemy team.
- Shifter: Passive ability – Gain evasion up when an enemy takes bleed damage, 45% chance for extra evasion up. Legendary: 50% chance for Evasion Up duration +1.
Siren’s 3rd legendary upgrade gives her the ability to spread bleeds quickly and efficiently, which in turn helps her 1st legendary upgrade start firing off, too. This makes her absolutely lethal and one of the best characters at applying bleeds en masse. Her 4th upgrade helps her to avoid damage as best as possible. The two upgrades on her 2nd move should be saved for last — Bleeds are already a form of ‘true’ damage, just delayed a turn, and adding Enrage is only useful against certain enemies.
Siren works well with other characters who like Bleeds and Evasions. Few Mystic characters can give themselves evasions. Siren’s ability to really lay bleeds on the enemy makes her good with other characters whose kit gets better per bleed, such as Dr. Poison.
Hard hitting Physical characters and Evaders make it hard for Siren to do her job. An enemy evade team can just completely dodge her bleeds, and chances are most of the opposing Evaders are Physical — meaning Siren does even less damage than usual to them. Those who can cleanse buffs and apply buff immunity can also make it hard for Siren to spread bleeds and gain evasions.
Siren is a strong and powerful Bleed character with bonus evasions built into her kit. She is one of the best characters able to apply bleeds to the enemy team quickly and reliably, and her legendary upgrades turn her into a true assassin!