Blasting Staff

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Blasting Staff

Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Arcana

Area attacks with staff are larger.

 Radius.png Radius Increase: 60

— In-game description

Affected skills[edit]


  • Prior to this trait's removal, this trait had the following bugs:
    • The trait facts changed even without equipping a staff.
    • Skill radius indicators didn't change for asura characters.
  • The Game updates/2015-06-23 merged this trait into staff skills by default.
  • This trait applies to skills with a Radius or Damage Radius, Unsteady Ground and Burning Retreat do not apply.
  • The damage radius for the meteors in Meteor Shower are increased rather than the radius of the spell.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • This trait is now baseline and has been removed from the game.
December 10, 2013
  • Moved to the Adept tier.
November 15, 2012
  • Blasting Staff / Geomancer's Alacrity: These traits now work together for the Eruption skill.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Blasting Staff has been added to the game.