Spectral Armor

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the skill. For the effect, see Spectral Armor (effect). For the trait skill that formerly had this name, see Lesser Spectral Armor.
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Spectral Armor

40 Recharge time  Hero point  

Necromancer tango icon 20px.png Necromancer (skill list)
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Spectral. Gain life force as you take damage.

 Protection.png Protection (8s): -33% Incoming Damage
 Miscellaneous effect.png Gain life force when taking damage.: 8%
 Duration.png Duration: 8 seconds
 Breaks stun.png Breaks Stun

— In-game description [?]


  • Has a 1 second cooldown on gaining life force.
  • Applies the Spectral Armor.png Spectral Armor effect when active.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
September 22, 2017 Path of Fire release:
  • Updated the protection skill fact to display the actual amount of protection applied.
August 08, 2017 Path of Fire pre-patch:
  • Increased duration from 6 seconds to 8 seconds.
July 26, 2016
  • Reduced the cooldown from 50 seconds to 40 seconds.
  • The trait version is unchanged.
  • Removed an erroneous skill description.
September 09, 2014
  • Cooldown of this skill has been decreased from 60 seconds to 50 seconds.
October 15, 2013
  • Increased the duration from 8 seconds to 9 seconds when traited with Spectral Attunement to match the intended duration increase.
  • Added a duration skill fact.
July 23, 2013
  • Incoming hits now grant 8% life force; has a 1-second internal cooldown.
June 25, 2013
  • Reduced the recharge to 60 seconds.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Spectral Armor has been added to the game.