Searing Strike is a Dragonknight active skill in the Ardent Flame skill line in The Elder Scrolls Online.

Description[edit | edit source]

Deals 11 Flame Damage, and deals 15 Flame Damage over 8.5 seconds. (Level I)

Requirement[edit | edit source]

Unlocked at Ardent Flame rank 4.

Morphs[edit | edit source]

Unstable Flame[edit | edit source]

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  • Update 6: This ability now scales off Stamina and Attack Power and costs Stamina. Damage is mitigated by your target's melee defense statistics.[1]

Burning Embers[edit | edit source]

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  • Update 1: This ability now heals you if your enemy target dies while affected by it.[2]
  • Update 4: This ability's heal no longer stacks multiplicatively when multiple player characters cast it on the same target.[3]
  • Update 6: The damage from Searing Strike and its morph Burning Embers is now checked against direct damage and resist defense values.[1]
  • Update 9: Increased the heal at the end of the damage over time to 69/71/73/75% of the total damage inflicted at Ranks I/II/III/IV, from 30/32/34/36%.[4]
  • Update 9: The heal from this morph now applies immediately if it is recast on the same target.[4]

Updates[edit | edit source]

  • Update 6: The ability Eclipse will no longer reflect back the damage over time from Twin Slashes and Searing Strike.[1]
  • Update 6: The damage from Searing Strike and its morph Burning Embers is now checked against direct damage and resist defense values.[1]
  • Update 6: Increased the damage over time effect applied by all ranks and morphs of this ability by approximately 15%.[1]
  • Update 7: Several abilities which have damage, damage shield, or healing components that scale off each other will no longer be hit multiple times by Battle Spirit's reductions.[5]
  • Update 9: The damage over time effects from abilities such as Searing Strike, Twin Slashes, or Destructive Touch can now be applied to targets that fully or partially absorb the damage from a damage shield, or targets that are blocking.[4]

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