Elemental Surge

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Elemental Surge

Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Arcane
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Arcane skills gain reduced recharge, grant increased ferocity, and inflict a condition based on your attunement.

 Fire Attunement.png Burning.png Burning (4s): 524 Damage
 Water Attunement.png Chilled.png Chilled (3s): -66% Skill Recharge Rate, -66% Movement Speed
 Air Attunement.png Blinded.png Blindness (5s): Next outgoing attack misses.
 Earth Attunement.png Immobile.png Immobilize (2s): Unable to move.
 Elemental Surge.png Arcane Lightning (15s): Increases your ferocity.
 Ferocity attribute.png Ferocity: +150
 Count Recharge.png Recharge Reduced: 20%

— In-game description


Traited recharge
Skill Recharge Traited
Arcane Brilliance.png
 Arcane Brilliance
25 Recharge time 20 Recharge time
Arcane Blast.png
 Arcane Blast
1 Recharge time .8 Recharge time
Arcane Wave.png
 Arcane Wave
2 Recharge time 1.6 Recharge time
Arcane Shield.png
 Arcane Shield
40 Recharge time 32 Recharge time
Arcane Power.png
 Arcane Power
45 Recharge time 36 Recharge time
Arcane Shield.png
 Lesser Arcane Shield
60 Recharge time 48 Recharge time
Traited count recharge
Skill Recharge Traited
Arcane Blast.png
 Arcane Blast
20 Recharge time 16 Recharge time
Arcane Wave.png
 Arcane Wave
30 Recharge time 24 Recharge time

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
May 18, 2017
  • The burn duration from this skill has been reduced to 4 seconds from 5 seconds.
May 17, 2017
  • When used with Arcane Power, this trait now considers the caster of the ability as the source when dealing conditions and will apply them based on the caster's current attunement.
October 18, 2016
  • Immobilize duration has been increased from 1 second to 2 seconds.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
  • Added: Gain 150 more ferocity for 15 seconds when you use an arcane skill.
  • Added: Arcane abilities recharge 20% faster.
May 28, 2013
  • Now functions correctly with the Arcane Shield while the player is attuned to air.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Elemental Surge has been added to the game.