Showdown is a Skill in Dragon's Dogma that can be used by Assassins. Some Skills are shared between Vocations - when you buy a Skill, it can be accessed by any Vocation that can use it and doesn't have to be purchased again when swapping Vocations. New Skills can be bought using Discipline Points and changed at Inns around Gransys.
Dragon's Dogma Showdown Effects
Showdown has the following effects:
- During the duration of the skill, the user's Strength is boosted while their Defense falls
- Lasts longer than Staredown
Showdown Dragon's Dogma Requirements
These are the requirements to unlock and use Showdown:
- Weapons: Shields
- Rank Available: 9
- Cost: 6000 DP
Dragon's Dogma Showdown Upgrades
Some Skills have advanced forms that have stronger effects that can range from more damage, having a longer duration, being able to hit more enemies etc.
This is the advancement path for Showdown: