Resist Fire MW
For other uses, see Resist Fire.
"This effect increases the target's resistance to damage from elemental fire. The magnitude is percentage reduction in damage caused by elemental fire damage effects."
The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind Construction Set[src]

Resist Fire is a magic effect, ability and a spell in The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind that is a member of the Restoration school of magic, governed by Willpower. Its base Magicka cost is 2.00 points.

Racial abilityEdit

  • Dunmer – 75% fire resistance


The following creatures have this ability:


The following spells consist of a Resist Fire effect. They may include additional effects. See articles for details.

Resist Fire Spells
Name Type Cost
Range GoldIcon Base ID
Flameguard Spell90204030Selfflameguard
Great Resist Fire Spell30303010Selfgreat resist fire
Her Mirror TR Ability07575ConstantSelf Her_Mirror
Hircine Resists1 BM Ability07575ConstantSelf bm_huntresist
Immune to Fire Ability0100100ConstantSelf immune to fire
Resist Fire Ability050100ConstantSelf resist fire_50
resist fire_75
resist fire_100
Resist Fire Spell510105Selfresist fire
Royal Resistance TR Ability0100100ConstantSelf Royal_Resistance
Strong Resist Fire Spell20202010Selfstrong resist fire
Variable Resist Fire Spell1613010Selfvariable resist fire
GoldIcon = Available for purchase from a spell merchant.


The following spell merchants are purveyors of one or more spells consisting of a Resist Fire effect:

Resist Fire Merchants
Amarie Charien Imperial Legion10Moonmoth Legion Fort: InteriorFlameguard
Dileno Lloran * Tribunal Temple10Vivec, Temple Canton: High FaneFlameguard
Dulian Imperial Legion10Buckmoth Legion Fort: InteriorStrong Resist Fire
Elynu Saren Tribunal Temple10Suran: TempleFlameguard
Fanildil Imperial Legion10Ebonheart: Hawkmoth Legion GarrisonGreat Resist Fire
Galero Andaram * Tribunal Temple10Sadrith Mora: Telvanni Council House ChambersResist Fire
Idonea Munia None15Vivec, Foreign Quarter: Upper WaistworksStrong Resist Fire
Variable Resist Fire
J'Rasha None15Vivec, Foreign Quarter: J'Rasha: HealerVariable Resist Fire
Llarara Omayn Tribunal Temple10Balmora: TempleFlameguard
Lloros Sarano Redoran10Ald'ruhn: TempleFlameguard
Masalinie Merian Mages Guild41Balmora: Mages GuildFlameguard
Great Resist Fire
Scelian Plebo Imperial Cult10Sadrith Mora: Wolverine Hall: Imperial ShrineResist Fire
Sharn gra-Muzgob Mages Guild10Balmora: Mages GuildStrong Resist Fire
Tunila Omavel * Telvanni10Tel Uvirith: Omavel's HouseFlameguard
Uvele Berendas * Redoran10Indarys Manor: Berendas' HouseGreat Resist Fire
Vaval Selas None15Vivec, St. Olms Canton: TempleStrong Resist Fire
Ygfa Imperial Cult10Pelagiad: Fort PelagiadFlameguard

* This person's services are available to faction members of a sufficient rank only.


The following items consist of a Resist Fire effect. They may include additional effects. See articles for details.

Apparel and jewelryEdit

Enchanted Apparel and Jewelry
Item Type Magnitude
Item ID
Blood Ring Ring102030artifact_blood_ring
blood ring
Denstagmer's Ring Ring3030Constantring_denstagmer_unique
Flameeater Robe Robe204010flameeater robe
Flamemirror Robe Robe204060flamemirror robe
Heart Ring Ring3050Instant
heart ring
Robe of the Drake's Pride Robe2525Constantexquisite_robe_drake's pride


Enchanted Armor
Item Type Magnitude
Duration Item ID
Dragonbone Cuirass Heavy Cuirass100100Constantdragonbone_cuirass_unique
Ebony Mail Medium Cuirass7575Constantebon_plate_cuirass_unique
Wraithguard Heavy Right Gauntlet
Heavy Left Gauntlet


First effect ingredients can be consumed raw for the effect. Otherwise they must be combined using Alchemy.

Alchemy Ingredients
IngredientWeightIconGoldIconFirst EffectSecond EffectThird EffectFourth EffectItem ID
Black Anther 0.102 ingred_black_anther_01
Fire Petal 0.102 ingred_fire_petal_01
Frost Salts 0.1075 ingred_frost_salts_01

Potions and scrollsEdit

Potions and Scrolls
Item Type WeightIcon GoldIcon Magnitude
Item ID
Bargain Fire Resistance Potion1.505558p_fire_resistance_b
Cheap Fire Resistance Potion1.00158815p_fire_resistance_c
Exclusive Fire Resistance Potion0.25175202060p_fire_resistance_e
Quality Fire Resistance Potion0.5080151545p_fire_resistance_q
Standard Fire Resistance Potion0.7535101030p_fire_resistance_s
Scroll of Flameguard Scroll0.20134152530sc_flameguard
Scroll of the Ninth Barrier Scroll0.20662353520sc_ninthbarrier


Weapon damage varies by attack type (chop, slash, or thrust). Refer to individual articles for detailed information.

Enchanted Weapons
Weapon Type Magnitude
Item ID
Chrysamere Long Blade 2H52030claymore_chrysamere_unique


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