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Disambig icon.png This article is about the class of weapon. For the specific weapon sold by NPC weaponsmiths, see Basic Torch.


Flaming Beacon concept art.jpg

Torch concept art.

The torch is an off-hand only weapon. Torches always grant at least one skill that burns foes. The torch also provides a source of light in darker areas.

Skills by profession[edit]

# Skill Activation.png Tango-recharge-darker.png Description

Guardian tango icon 20px.png Guardian[edit]

Zealot's Flame.png
 Zealot's Flame
15 Set yourself alight, periodically burning up to three nearby foes. The final pulse applies additional burning.
4 Chain
Zealot's Fire.png
 Zealot's Fire
0.75¾ Throw your Zealot's Flame to damage the targeted foe.
Cleansing Flame.png
 Cleansing Flame
30.25¼ 15 Breathe magical flames that damage foes and cure conditions on allies. Inflicts burning on the final attack.

Berserker tango icon 20px.png Berserker[edit]

Blaze Breaker.png
 Blaze Breaker
0.5½ 15 Smash your torch into the ground, creating a deadly shock wave that conditions foes.
Flames of War (warrior skill).png
 Flames of War
0.5½ 25 Cleanse conditions and become a mobile fire field that burns nearby foes. When the field expires, it explodes, damaging foes and burning them again.

Ranger tango icon 20px.png Ranger[edit]

Throw Torch.png
 Throw Torch
0.5½ 15 Throw your torch and burn your foe.
0.5½ 25 Set a fire around you, damaging and burning foes.

Mesmer tango icon 20px.png Mesmer[edit]

The Prestige.png
 The Prestige
30 Disappear in a cloud of smoke, blinding nearby foes and losing conditions. Reappear three seconds later, burning nearby foes.
Phantasmal Mage.png
 Phantasmal Mage
0.75¾ 30 Phantasm. Strike and burn nearby foes. Create an illusion that releases a massive wave of fire that burns, confuses, and interrupts foes.

Scourge tango icon 20px.png Scourge[edit]

Harrowing Wave.png
 Harrowing Wave
0.5½ 20 Unleash a wave of corrupted fire, burning and tormenting enemies. Gain life force for each enemy struck.
Oppressive Collapse.png
 Oppressive Collapse
0.75¾ 25 Corrupt the ground under your target; if they remain within the area, they will be knocked down. Grant might to allies near your target based on how many conditions they have.

Related traits[edit]



Weapon strength[edit]

See also: Weapon strength

See also[edit]