Ice Storm

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the Ice Bow conjure weapon skill. For the Glyph of Storms trait skill, see Ice Storm (Glyph of Storms skill). For enemy, see Ice Storm (NPC).
PvP Menu Bar icon.png This skill has a PvP-only version — see Ice Storm (PvP).
Ice Storm.png

Ice Storm

20.75¾ Activation time  20 Recharge time  Ground-targeted  

Profession
Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Elementalist (skill list)
Parent skill
Conjure Frost Bow.png
 Conjure Frost Bow
Bundle
Ice Bow
 
Weapon slot 4
Game link
External links
API

Call down an ice storm on the target area. The number of final ice shards are increased per stack of Water Arrow.

 Damage.png Damage: 178 (0.5)?
 Bleeding.png Bleeding (5s): 110 Damage
 Miscellaneous effect.png Number of Impacts: 24
 Miscellaneous effect.png Bonus Impact per Stack of Water Arrow: 1
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 3
 Radius.png Radius: 240
 Range.png Range: 900

— In-game description [?]

Notes[edit]

  • Movement interrupts the activation time, resulting in fewer impacts.
  • Damage listed is per hit. Like Meteor Shower, smaller AoEs rain down around the target area.
    • The storm itself is smaller in radius, making this skill more effective against single targets, particularly large ones that can be hit by all of the ice AoEs.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
November 07, 2017
  • Against nonplayer enemies, this skill now has a 0.25-second cooldown on each enemy, during which the enemy cannot be struck again by the skill.
August 08, 2017 Path of Fire pre-patch:
  • This skill now fires one additional attack per stack of Water Arrow.
October 18, 2016
  • Ice Storm damage has been doubled in PvP only.
September 29, 2015
  • Reduced the damage by 50% and lowered the number of targets per impact to 3.
  • Fixed a bug that caused all impacts to fall within a smaller than intended radius when casting this skill.
September 30, 2014
  • Added a Number of Impacts: 24 skill fact.
October 15, 2013
  • Increased the impact radius from 90 to 120.
November 15, 2012
  • This skill now applies 5 seconds of bleeding per hit instead of confusion.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Ice Storm has been added to the game.

Trivia[edit]

  • Prior to the 29 September 2015 update, this skill did twice the direct damage per hit and the number of targets was 5 instead of 3.