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Earthen Vortex

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Earthen Vortex

Elementalist icon small.png Elementalist (skill list)
Weaver icon small.png Weaver
Main hand sword
Weapon slot empty tango.pngWeapon slot filled tango.pngWeapon slot empty tango.pngNo related skill available in slot 4No related skill available in slot 5
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0.75¾ Activation time  
10 Recharge time
15 Recharge time
Earthen Vortex

Burrow into the ground, then erupt with earth-shattering force.

Damage.png Damage: 660 (1.8)?
Damage.png Damage: 458 (1.25)?
Bleeding.png2 Bleeding (8s): 352 Damage
Crippled.png Cripple (3s): -50% Movement Speed
Evade.png Evade: 1 second
Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 3
Combo.png Combo Finisher: Blast
Range.png Range: 180

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Earth Earth

Water Water

Weaver Weaver


  • Movement will interrupt this skill, the weaver should stand still during the brief casting time.
  • Activation time is 700 ms and aftercast 300 ms.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
March 19, 2024
  • Reduced the cooldown from 18 seconds to 15 seconds in PvP and WvW.
August 23, 2022
  • (PvE only) Damage multiplier increased from 1.25 to 1.8.
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Increased cooldown from 12 seconds to 18 seconds.
August 28, 2018
  • The cooldown of this skill has been increased from 10 seconds to 12 seconds in PvP only.
December 12, 2017
  • Bleeding stacks have been adjusted from 3 stacks for 5 seconds to 2 stacks for 8 seconds.
September 22, 2017 Path of Fire release:
  • Earthen Vortex has been added to the game.