Earth Attunement

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Earth Attunement

Profession
Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Elementalist (skill list)
Slot
Profession mechanic
Type
Attunement
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Attune to earth, gaining superior damage-over-time and defensive abilities.


— In-game description [?]

Hand aura of an elementalist attuned to earth

Earth Attunement is an elementalist attunement skill that attunes the elementalist to earth. While attuned to earth the elementalist's weapon skills are earth magic skills. Elementalists unlock Earth Attunement at level 15.

Skills by weapon[edit]

Skill Type Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description

Staff[edit]

1
Stoning.png
 Stoning
0.75¾ Hurl a rock and weaken your foe.
2
Eruption.png
 Eruption
10.25¼ 6 Shake the ground until it erupts and damages foes.
3
Magnetic Aura.png
 Magnetic Aura
30 Reflect projectiles with magnetic energy.
4
Unsteady Ground.png
 Unsteady Ground
0.25¼ 30 Create unsteady ground that foes cannot cross.
5
Shock Wave.png
 Shock Wave
0.75¾ 30 Create a shockwave that bleeds and immobilizes your target.

Dagger[edit]

1
Impale (elementalist skill).png
 Impale
0.75¾ Spear your foes on a giant stone spike.
2
Ring of Earth.png
 Ring of Earth
0.75¾ 6 Bleed foes with a ring of rocky spikes.
3
Magnetic Grasp.png
 Magnetic Grasp
0.5½ 12 Immobilize your foe, making them vulnerable to a Magnetic Leap attack.
3 Redirect Arrow.png
Magnetic Leap.png
 Magnetic Leap
Pull yourself to your magnetically grasped foe and deliver a strike.
4
Earthquake.png
 Earthquake
0.75¾ 30 Trigger a quake at your location, knocking down foes and dealing massive damage.
5
Churning Earth.png
 Churning Earth
2 30 Make the earth churn, crippling nearby foes before unleashing a seismic wave that damages and bleeds them.

Scepter[edit]

1
Stone Shards.png
 Stone Shards
10.5½ Fling stone daggers at your foe to bleed them.
2
Rock Barrier.png
 Rock Barrier
1 15 Envelop yourself in a stony barrier that improves toughness.
2 Redirect Arrow.png
Hurl.png
 Hurl
Hurl the rocks from your rock barrier at your foe.
3
Dust Devil.png
 Dust Devil
15 Blind your foes with a blast of sand.

Focus[edit]

4
Magnetic Wave.png
 Magnetic Wave
25 Damage foes, cure three of your conditions, and reflect projectiles with a magnetic surge.
5
Obsidian Flesh.png
 Obsidian Flesh
50 Envelop yourself in stony armor, making yourself invulnerable.

Warhorn (requires Tempest)[edit]

4
Sand Squall.png
 Sand Squall
0.75¾ 30 Apply protection to you and your allies, then increase the duration of all boons currently existing on you and your allies. Gain magnetic aura.
5
Dust Storm.png
 Dust Storm
0.75¾ 30 Summon a dust storm that inflicts conditions.

Trident[edit]

1
Rock Blade.png
 Rock Blade
0.5½ Shoot three rocky blades at your foe.
2
Rock Spray.png
 Rock Spray
0.5½ 12 Spray a cone of gravel to bleed foes.
3
Magnetic Current.png
 Magnetic Current
0.5½ 18 Pull yourself to your foe.
4
Rock Anchor.png
 Rock Anchor
1 35 Anchor a rock to your foe, making them Sink.
5
Murky Water.png
 Murky Water
10.25¼ 40 Cloud the water to blind your target and nearby foes.

Related traits[edit]

See also: Attunement#Related traits

Notes[edit]

  • This skill has an instant cast time and may be cast during other actions.
  • This skill can be activated while in the air.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Reduced base attunement recharge from 13 seconds to 10 seconds.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Earth Attunement has been added to the game.

Trivia[edit]

  • When attuning to earth, the character will occasionally shout out one of the following lines, depending on race and gender.
Race Gender
Male Female
Asura tango icon 20px.png Asura Earth!
Rocks and stones will break your bones.
Earth!
The earth is my weapon.
Charr tango icon 20px.png Charr Earth!
I summon the power of our lands!
I can move mountains!
Earth!
Rock solid!
Strong as stone!
Human tango icon 20px.png Human Earth!
I can move mountains!
I summon the power of Melandru!
Norn tango icon 20px.png Norn Earth!
The power of the land!
Rocks and mountains!
Earth!
Solid like rock!
Stronger than stone!
Sylvari tango icon 20px.png Sylvari Element of earth, hear me.
I am rock and soil!
Solid earth!
Supportive earth!
I channel rock and soil!
Earth and stone conform to my will!