Astral force

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In-game screenshot of Astral Force meter.

Astral force is the Druid's resource that fuels the Celestial Avatar form of the druid. Astral force is gained, with a few exceptions, through instances of healing and direct damage the player applies. The majority of Astral Force generation is generally from outgoing healing, not damage. Celestial Avatar depletes Astral Force over time and ends when it reaches 0.

The rate at which Astral Force is generated is 1.5% of the bar from healing done by the player and 0.75% from damage done by the player. These percentages are fractions of the total astral force pool, not of your damage or healing done, i.e. every healing tick or damage tick charges your Astral Force bar for 1.5% or 0.75% respectively. The size of that tick and the target of that tick are both irrelevant. However, healing multiple targets at once will charge Astral Force accordingly, so healing 4 targets at once will charge 6.0% of the bar. Condition damage, pet damage, or healing an undamaged target do not generate Astral Force. Pets that utilize healing skills or traits will generate Astral Force for the player. Lifesteal effects from food, sigils, and most other sources will also generate Astral Force.

The player's progress towards activating Celestial Avatar (CA) can be tracked in a special bar above the player's health bar. CA cannot be activated unless the bar has been filled to 100%. If CA is cancelled early, then the player will lose 50% of their remaining Astral Force. While the druid is in CA, they lose Astral Force every second until the bar is empty and they are forced out, for a total of 15 seconds. Astral Force is not charged while in CA itself. Going into Downed state will reset the CA bar to 0.

Methods of Acquiring Astral Force[edit]

List of skills that grant Astral Force[edit]

Skill Categories Skill Description
Druid icon small.png Staff Solar Beam.png Solar Beam Fire a concentrated beam of light at the target enemy or ally, damaging foes and healing allies struck by the beam.
Astral Wisp.png Astral Wisp Send a wisp to attach to your target. While attached, it will circle the target, healing nearby allies.
Ancestral Grace.png Ancestral Grace Become a wisp of natural energy, traversing to the targeted location. When you reach the target, heal nearby allies and grant protection to your pet. Recharge is reduced if you heal another ally.
Sublime Conversion.png Sublime Conversion Summon an energy barrier that causes enemy projectiles to heal upon impact. Allies that pass through the wall gain boons.
Healing skill Glyph of Rejuvenation.png Glyph of Rejuvenation Glyph. Greatly heal yourself and your pet, while healing nearby allies for a minor amount.
"We Heal As One!".png "We Heal As One!" Command. Heal yourself and your pet. You each gain copies of the other's boons.
Troll Unguent.png Troll Unguent Survival. You and your pet regenerate health over time.
Healing Spring.png Healing Spring Trap. Heals you and your pet. Place a trap that grants regeneration and cures conditions on allies.
Water Spirit.png Water Spirit
Spirit. Summon a water spirit that regenerates allies. Spirits lose health when granting boons to allies and die if the summoner moves out of range.
utility Glyph of Alignment.png Glyph of Alignment
Glyph. Damage and impair foes, or heal and remove conditions from allies.
Glyph of Equality.png Glyph of Equality
Glyph. Daze foes or break stun for allies.
Glyph of the Stars.png Glyph of Empowerment
Empower the outgoing damage or healing of allies.
Glyph of the Tides.png Glyph of the Tides
Glyph. Draw your enemies in or knock them away.
"Sic 'Em!".png "Sic 'Em!"
Command. Your pet rushes at your foe, revealing them and dealing increased damage.
"Protect Me!".png "Protect Me!"
Command. Gain protection and barrier while breaking allies out of stuns.
"Search and Rescue!".png "Search and Rescue!"
Command. Your pet teleports a downed ally within range of you and begins reviving them. Grant regeneration to nearby allies.
"Guard!".png "Guard!"
Command. Order your pet to guard nearby allies; your pet takes damage on behalf of those allies. Gain might when your pet receives damage.
Elite Glyph of Unity.png Glyph of Unity
Glyph. Use nature energy to connect to foes or allies.
"Strength of the Pack!".png "Strength of the Pack!"
Command. Rampage with your pet, gaining stability, fury, and swiftness. You and your pet also grant might to each other when you attack.

Related traits[edit]

Druid icon small.png Druid
Ranger icon small.png Ranger


Juvenile Fern Hound
Juvenile Moas
Any pet under the effects of Invigorating Bond Invigorating Bond


  • As of February 23, 2016 patch, Astral force is emptied at the start of a PvP match.
  • As of November 20, 2015 patch, Astral force can no longer be generated by healing anyone that has 100% health already, even if that person is the player themselves.
  • As of November 18, 2015, Astral force now regenerates even from regeneration boons, even if by others onto the druid.
  • Astral force can be generated through reviving others at a fast rate.
Lifesteal, despite applying both healing and damage, only charges for 1.5%. The damage is ignored for Astral Force.