Frost Aura

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Frost Aura

30 Recharge time  
Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Elementalist (skill list)
Off hand dagger
Weapon slot 4
Frost Aura.png → Transmute Frost.png
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Protect yourself with frost armor that reduces incoming damage by 10%. While active, it chills foes that hit you. Each attacker can be affected by this only once per second.

 Frost Aura (effect).png Frost Aura (4s): -10% Incoming Damage
 Chilled.png Chilled (2s): -66% Skill Recharge Rate, -66% Movement Speed

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Fire Fire

Air Air

Earth Earth

Water Water

Tempest Tempest

Weaver Weaver


  • This skill does not separately cause the chill that is listed below the Frost Aura description in the tool-tip. This skill fact provides information about what occurs when struck by foes.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 22, 2017
  • The recharge of this skill has been reduced from 40 seconds to 30 seconds.
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.
September 09, 2014
  • Added a unique skill fact icon for this skill.
May 20, 2014
  • Added a protection skill fact when traited with Elemental Shielding.
  • Added fury and swiftness skill facts when traited with Zephyr's Boon.
February 26, 2013
  • Incoming damage is reduced by 10% while under the effects of this aura.
  • Enemies are only able to be chilled by this aura once per second. This affects all frost auras.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Frost Aura has been added to the game.