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.

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

— In-game description


  • If multiple enemies are burned by the same hit (such as with Flame Burst) they will all be blinded. Attacks that burn several times, such as Burning Retreat or "Feel the Burn!" will only blind the enemies struck by the first hit.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
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.