Dodge and weave to elude your enemies' attacks, deftly sidestepping deadly attacks that would fell a less nimble foe. Your speed is less effective against multiple foes in close combat.
On success you get 11 dodge incoming attack until canceled or ended.
Abilities are associated with one or more classes and can be used by both players and NPCs, and most abilities has to be learned and sometimes require points to be invested into them. Rarely, you can find a special ability scroll with limited uses, and these can be used if you have not learned the ability, but with a limited number of uses on the scroll.