Ice Storm (Glyph of Storms skill)

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Ice Storm

Not available underwater  10.25¼ Activation time  30 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 an ice storm at the targeted area.
Damage is reduced per target each time foes are struck by this skill.

 Damage.png Damage: 213 (0.8)?
 Damage.png Minimum Damage: 85 (0.32)?
 Damage.png Damage Reduction per Hit: 10%
 Chilled.png Chilled (3s): -66% Skill Recharge Rate, -66% Movement Speed
 Miscellaneous effect.png Number of Impacts: 18
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Duration.png Duration: 6 seconds
 Radius.png Radius: 240
 Range.png Range: 900

— In-game description [?]


  • The minimum damage it can deal per hit is 40% of its max which will start occuring at the 7th hit.
  • Assuming all 18 impacts hit this skill will do a total of
 Damage.png Damage: 1,978 (7.44)?

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
July 10, 2018
  • The initial damage of this skill has been increased by 60% and will now inflict reduced damage on each subsequent hit by 10%, to a minimum of 40%.
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 Ice Storm from 60 seconds to 30 seconds.
  • All storm glyph variants go on cooldown whenever one glyph is cast.
October 15, 2013
  • Fixed a bug that caused all impacts to fall within a smaller than intended radius when casting this skill.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Ice Storm has been added to the game.

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