Firestorm (Glyph of Storms skill)

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the Glyph of Storms skill. For other uses, see Firestorm (disambiguation).
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Not available underwater  10.25¼ Activation time  25 Recharge time  Ground-targeted  

Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Elementalist (skill list)
Parent skill
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 Glyph of Storms
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Glyph. Create a firestorm at the target area.

 Damage.png Damage: 133 (0.5)?
 Burning.png Burning (2s): 262 Damage
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Duration.png Duration: 10 seconds
 Radius.png Radius: 240
 Range.png Range: 900

— In-game description [?]


  • Despite its animation, this skill is simply just a pulsing field, unlike Lightning Storm or Ice Storm.
  • The Firestorm lasts 10 seconds and pulses 11 times, it pulses on initial cast and then once per second.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
May 22, 2018
  • Fixed a bug in which this skill required a full cooldown in situations where it should have required an interrupt cooldown.
May 08, 2018
  • The recharge time of storms will now be based on the player's attunement.
February 06, 2018
  • Reduced the recharge of Firestorm from 60 seconds to 25 seconds.
  • All storm glyph variants go on cooldown whenever one glyph is cast.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Increased the burning duration from 1 second to 2 seconds.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Firestorm has been added to the game.