|This article is about the Mage skill. For Primalist skill triggered by Tempest Strike, see Lightning Bolt.|
|The contents of this article will be implemented or changed in an upcoming Game Version.
This article may no longer be accurate after the patch Beta 0.7.7 has been updated. The skill tree was reworked.
|Mage Level 1|
Skill Description[edit source]
Hurl a bolt of lightning at the target
Intelligence: 4% increased damage per point
Skill Nodes[edit | edit source]
|Icon||Node Name||Node Description||Max Points||Connected Nodes|
|Arcing Power||5% increased damage per point for each enemy the lightning has already chained to.||7||Final Spark-1|
|Blinding Light||10% chance to blind on hit per point||4||Crackling Speed-4|
|Chain Lightning||Chains up to 1 additional target per point. Adds 2 to mana cost per point. |
You cannot hit the same enemy twice with one cast.
Lightning Blast cannot chain while you are out of mana.
|4||Initial Blast-2, Volatile Lightning-3 and Root-0|
|Charge Retention||The damage increases granted by the Mortal Capacitor node on this tree last 25% longer per point.||9||Mortal Capacitor-2|
|Cloud Answer||%17 chance per point for lightning to strike the locations you hit with lightning blast. |
Lightning scales with increases to lightning damage and spell damage, but not with other nodes on this tree.
|Crackling Speed||5% increased cast speed per point||6||Blinding Light-4 and Root-0|
|Final Spark||40% increased damage per point to the last enemy hit if the lightning has chained the maximum number of times.||8||Volatile Lightning-1 and Arcing Power-1|
|Initial Blast||18% increased damage per point to the first enemy hit.||5||Mana Spark-2 and Chain Lightning-2|
|Innate Conduit||When you are out of mana lightning blast is free, but deals 15% less damage and cannot chain.||1||Protective Blast-1 and Root-0|
|Lasting Protection||Protection buffs granted by the nodes of this tree last 25% longer per point.||5||Lightning Attunement-2|
|Lightning Attunement||Gain 30 lightning protection per point for 3 seconds on cast||5||Protective Blast-2, Lasting Protection-2 and Protective Focus-2|
|Mana Spark||Subtracts 1 from mana cost per point. 4% increased damage per point to the first enemy hit.||3||Initial Blast-2|
|Mortal Capacitor||Gain 5% increased lightning damage per point for 3 seconds on cast. This increase does apply to the cast that granted it.||3||Warding Bolt-1, Charge Retention-2 and Powerful Blast-1|
|Powerful Blast||10% increased damage per point.||9||Mortal Capacitor-1|
|Protective Blast||Gain 10 elemental protection per point for 3 seconds on cast.||5||Innate Conduit-1 and Lightning Attunement-2|
|Protective Focus||Protection granted by the nodes of this tree are increased by 20% per point.||4||Lightning Attunement-2|
|Volatile Lightning||Chains up to 1 additional target per point. |
4% chance per point to shock yourself when you cast lightning blast (shock reduces tenacity and elemental protection by 100)
|7||Chain Lightning-3 and Final Spark-1|
|Warding Bolt||30% chance to gain 5 ward per point on cast.||5||Cloud Answer-3, Mortal Capacitor-1 and Root-0|