Reduces the damage taken of attacks that would otherwise deal 75% or more of your maximum HP.
Applies to both physical and magical damage.
Amount reduced is based on your combined skill.
Stacks with Earthen Armor. 1000 Needles was reduced to 270 damage with the two effects. Scherzo adds -28% and Earthen Armor adds -45% for a total of -73% damage taken. The total can rise to at least -83% damage taken with higher skills and Aoidos' Cothurnes +2.