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Disambig icon.png This article is about the skill type. For the specialization, see Arcane (specialization).

Arcane is a skill type that uses energy to deal critical hits.

List of arcane skills[edit]

Skill Underwater skills Hero point.png Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description

Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Elementalist[edit]

Arcane Brilliance.png
 Arcane Brilliance
2 0.75¾ 25 Arcane. Blast the area, hitting foes with critical damage and healing yourself. Healing effectiveness is increased per target hit.
Arcane Blast.png
 Arcane Blast
2 1 Arcane. Blast your foe with energy for critical damage.
Arcane Power.png
 Arcane Power
3 45 Arcane. You and nearby allies do critical damage with your next few attacks. Each stack of Arcane Power grants bonus ferocity.
Arcane Shield.png
 Arcane Shield
4 40 Arcane. Block attacks with an energy shield. If it blocks three attacks, it explodes for critical damage.
Arcane Wave.png
 Arcane Wave
4 2 Arcane. Blast foes in the target area with an energy wave for critical damage.

Related traits[edit]

Traits that improve arcane skills
Traits that activate arcane skills


  • Kills with arcane skills count towards the Sword Master achievement.