Blinding Ashes

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Blinding Ashes

8 Recharge time  

Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Fire
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Inflict blindness on foes you burn.
This trait can only affect the same enemy once per interval.

 Blinded.png Blindness (4s): Next outgoing attack misses.
 Interval.png Interval: 8 seconds

— In-game description


  • The duration of the blind is multiplied by the stacks of burning inflicted at once. Such as Flame Burst.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
December 03, 2019
  • The cooldown on this trait is now determined on a per-target basis.
September 29, 2015
  • Increased the recharge of this trait from 5 seconds to 8 seconds.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
September 09, 2014
  • This trait now properly blinds all affected targets when used with skills that inflict burning in an area.
  • Fixed a bug that allowed players to blind themselves in a scenario where they also apply burning to themselves.
April 15, 2014
  • Blinding Ashes has been added to the game.