Flame Burst

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Flame Burst

Elementalist icon small.png Elementalist (skill list)
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0.5½ Activation time  10 Recharge time  
Flame Burst

Burn foes at the target location.

 Damage.png Damage: 40 (0.1)?
 Damage.png Damage: 404 (1.0)?
 Burning.png2 Burning (6s): 1,572 Damage
 Burning.png3 Burning (6s): 2,358 Damage
 Blinded.png Blindness (3s): Next outgoing attack misses.
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Radius.png Radius: 240
 Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Fire Fire

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 14, 2023
  • This skill now inflicts blind in addition to burning.
August 23, 2022
  • (PvE only) Damage multiplier increased from 0.01[sic] to 1.0. Burning stacks applied increased from 2 to 3.
August 28, 2018
  • This skill will now report "Out of Range" when players target foes outside of the skill's maximum range.
July 10, 2018
  • This skill will now be placed on an interrupt cooldown if elementalists attempt to cast it on an enemy behind them.
February 23, 2016
  • Fixed a bug that caused this skill to go on interrupt recharge if it was attempted on an enemy outside the max range of the skill.
November 17, 2015
  • This skill can no longer be activated without a target.
October 29, 2015
  • Fixed an issue so that this skill will no longer interrupt your target when used while facing away from them.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • This skill now applies 2 stacks of burning for 6 seconds.
October 01, 2012
  • This skill will no longer fire if the target is behind the player.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Flame Burst has been added to the game.