Smothering Auras

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Smothering Auras

Elementalist icon small.png Fire (trait list)
Training cost
5 Hero points
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Smothering Auras

Fire auras have increased duration. Applying auras to allies removes conditions, and transmuting auras removes conditions from nearby allies.

Miscellaneous effect.png Removal upon Application: 1
Miscellaneous effect.png Removal upon Detonation: 2
Duration.png Duration Increase: 33%

— In-game description

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Traits that are improved by this trait

Fire Fire

Earth Earth

Water Water

Arcane Arcane

Tempest Tempest

Catalyst Catalyst

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
August 28, 2018
  • This trait has been renamed Smothering Auras, and its functionality has changed.
  • When applying an aura to the elementalist or an ally, Smothering Auras removes one condition.
  • Detonating an aura removes two conditions from nearby allies.
  • Fire auras have a 33% increased duration.
August 08, 2017 Path of Fire pre-patch:
  • Elementalist skills that grant fire aura have been updated to indicate the correct duration when this trait is equipped.
May 16, 2017
  • Now applies 1 stack of might for all other auras besides Flame Aura.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • This trait has been reworked.
    • Fire auras you apply last 33% longer and grant 2 stacks of might for 10 seconds when applied.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • One with Fire has been added to the game.