Air Elemental

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Air Elementals are elementals that consist of lightning with a scorpion-like appearance. Elementalists are able to summon one with Glyph of Elementals.


Crystal Desert
Horn of Maguuma
Maguuma Jungle
Ruins of Orr
Shiverpeak Mountains
The Mists

Historical Locations[edit]

The Mists

Heart involvement[edit]

Complete heart (map icon).png Help the Luminates plant krewe maintain the power grid (13)

Event involvement[edit]

Event boss (tango icon).png Defeat the air elemental assaulting the Opticalium krewe (3)
Event boss (tango icon).png Kill the air elemental that surged out of the power grid (13)
Event shield (tango icon).png Defend Wikk as he calibrates the asura gate (55)
Event swords (tango icon).png Remove creatures spawned from the malfunctioning asura gate (55)
Event shield (tango icon).png Defend Ziya as she searches for Vemyen (80)
Event shield (tango icon).png Do not let all villagers get possessed (80)
Event shield (tango icon).png Escort Alchemist Briella to the Rift Hunters (80)
Event shield (tango icon).png Help Lucretia get back to Garenhoff (80)
Event gather (map icon).png Navigate Isgarren's wards (80)

Combat abilities[edit]

Elementalist Summon Variant[edit]

  • Multihit Attack
  • Grants Swiftness
  • Stunning Orb
  • Lighting Strikes - Channels 6 fast-moving projectiles at its target. Auto attack. (It will fire in the general area of the foe, so some projectiles may miss on mobile or smaller targets.)
  • Windborne Speed Windborne Speed - Gives 10 seconds of swiftness to nearby allies while removing cripple, immobilize, and chill.
  • Shocking Bolt Shocking Bolt - Fires a stunning bolt at its target.
Stolen skills

NPC Foe Variant[edit]

  • Multihit Attack
  • Grants Swiftness
  • Stunning Orb
  • Lightning Bolt - Projectile auto-attack.
  • Lightning Storm Lightning Storm - Channeled attack that fires up to 8 projectiles randomly in a point-blank area of effect over 1 second, each one dealing damage in an area of effect upon impact.
Stolen skills


Name Type Rarity Quantity Creature level
Amethyst Nugget.png Amethyst Nugget Crafting material Fine 1 3-80
Opal Shard.png Opal Shard Crafting material Fine 1 3-80
Opal Crystal.png Opal Crystal Crafting material Masterwork 1 3-80
Exalted Axe Core.png Essence of Light
(only drops in Dierdre's Steps)
Crafting material Rare 1 71
Charged Lodestone.png Charged Lodestone Crafting material Exotic 1 3-80
Charged Sliver.png Charged Fragment Crafting material Rare 1 3-80
Charged Crystal.png Charged Crystal Trophy Junk 1 3-80
Shocking Crystal.png Shocking Crystal Trophy Junk 1 3-80
Spark's Energy.png Spark's Energy
(only drops if the Meteorlogicus I: The Experimental Scepter collection is active)
Trophy Exotic 1 3-80
Air Elemental Essence.png Element of Air
(only drops if the A Henge Away from Home collection is active)
Gizmo Rare 1 3-80


  • Stolen skill percentage based on a sample size of 100.


  • The appearance of this creature was changed in the 26 February 2013 game update from a wisp like ball of energy, to a ball of energy with legs and a tail.

See also[edit]

Associated items