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Disambig icon.png This article is about the elementalist specialization. For other uses, see Fire (disambiguation).
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"Raging flames, annihilate my foes."

Fire-based magic focuses on raw power and spells, dealing severe damage to multiple foes at once. Attuning to fire improves your ability to inflict burning and apply might to yourself.

— In-game description


Fire is a core specialization of the elementalist that focuses on use of fire magic and conjured weapons.

Tier Trait Tango-recharge-darker.png Description
Minor Adept Empowering Flame.png Empowering Flame Gain power while in fire attunement.
Major Adept Burning Precision.png Burning Precision 5 Burning you inflict has increased duration and your critical hits gain a chance to inflict burning.
Major Adept Conjurer.png Conjurer Gain fire aura when an ally picks up a conjured weapon.
Major Adept Burning Fire.png Burning Fire Cast Lesser Cleansing Fire when you have a number of conditions on you.
Minor Master Sunspot.png Sunspot Gain a fire aura, and damage nearby foes when you attune to fire.
Also triggers on overload skills.
Major Master Burning Rage.png Burning Rage Sunspot inflicts burning, and its radius is increased. Your condition damage is increased.
Major Master Smothering Auras.png Smothering Auras Fire auras have increased duration. Applying auras to allies removes conditions, and transmuting auras removes conditions from nearby allies.
Major Master Power Overwhelming (trait).png Power Overwhelming While at or above the might threshold, gain increased power. Power bonuses are doubled while attuned to fire.
Minor Grandmaster Pyromancer's Training.png Pyromancer's Training Your fire-weapon skills gain reduced recharge. Deal increased strike damage to burning foes.
Major Grandmaster Persisting Flames.png Persisting Flames Fire fields created by weapon skills last longer. Whenever your fire fields hit a foe, gain increased strike damage for a duration.
Major Grandmaster Pyromancer's Puissance.png Pyromancer's Puissance Gain might for using any skill while attuned to fire. When leaving fire attunement or successfully completing a fire overload, unleash a Flame Expulsion.
Major Grandmaster Blinding Ashes.png Blinding Ashes 8 Inflict blindness on foes you burn.
This trait can only affect the same enemy once per interval.
See also: List of elementalist traits

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