Fire Shield (effect)

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Fire Shield

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Enveloped in a fiery shield that burns foes, grants might each time you are struck (1-second cooldown per attacker).

— In-game description

Fire Shield is an aura that burns foes and grants might when attacked.

Related skills[edit]

Weapon skills that grant Fire Shield[edit]

Utility skills that grant Fire Shield[edit]

Elite skills that grant Fire Shield[edit]

Combos that grant Fire Shield[edit]

Related traits[edit]

Traits that grant Fire Shield[edit]

Traits that affect Fire Shield[edit]

See also: Aura#Traits that improve auras
  • Berserker tango icon 20px.png King of Fires King of Fires — Increase the duration of burning you apply. Gain fire aura when you critically hit an enemy. Berserker skills detonate fire aura, damaging
    and burning nearby foes.
  • Elementalist tango icon 20px.png One with Fire One with FireFire auras you apply last longer and grant might when applied. Applying any other aura grants reduced might.

Related equipment[edit]

See also: Aura#Related equipment



  • Grants one stack of might for 10 seconds when struck by an enemy.
  • Blocking the attack also gives the might and burns the foe.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed effect history, see here.

Patch Changes
December 01, 2015
  • The following skills have had their effects replaced with a new version to reduce visual noise: Frost Aura, Magnetic Aura, Shocking Aura, and Fire Shield.
February 26, 2013
  • In addition to the burning condition, this aura now grants 10 seconds of might each time the player is struck. This aura can activate only once per second.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Fire Shield has been added to the game.