RTB said:That's because the Barb's and Assassin's masteries were bugged and gave Critical Strike every time. And if Critical Strike activates Deadly Strike doesn't get a chance to double dmg again, causing quadruple dmg if it worked.
It was very useful for a pally, and it still is. Now in 1.10 the masteries got fixed and barbs and assassins can use Deadly Strike to help their chance for double dmg.
Shade said:I'd be interested to know too... as far as I know it does since it simply doubles your damage.