Sunspot

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Sunspot

Specialization
Elementalist tango icon 20px.png Fire
Tier
Master
Type
Minor
Game link
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Gain a fire aura and damage nearby foes when you attune to fire.

 Damage.png Damage: 160 (0.6)?
 Fire Shield.png Fire Shield (3s): Enveloped in a fiery shield that burns foes, grants might each time you are struck (1-second cooldown per attacker).
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Radius.png Radius: 180
 Critical Chance.png Cannot Critical Hit
 Miscellaneous effect.png Combat Only

— In-game description

Notes[edit]

Sometimes the target and Elementalist will gain Fire Shield.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
December 11, 2018
  • The damage of this trait has been increased by 20%. It no longer critically hits foes.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Updated this trait to reflect the introduction of the specialization mechanic.
  • Added: Gain 3 seconds of fire aura when you attune to fire.
May 20, 2014
  • Fixed a bug that caused the damage skill fact for this trait to be inaccurate.
March 26, 2013
  • The Sunspot, Electric Discharge, and Earthen Blast traits no longer trigger when changing attunements while out of combat.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Sunspot has been added to the game.

Trivia[edit]

  • Sunspots are temporary phenomena on the photosphere of the Sun that appear as dark spots compared with surrounding regions.