The Elder Scrolls Online: Sorcerer Skills – Daedric Summoning

SkillsClassSorcererDark MagicDaedric SummoningStorm Calling

Sorcerer Abilities
Ultimate AbilitiesActive AbilitiesPassive Abilities

Daedric Summoning is one of three class skill lines available to Sorcerer characters. Daedric Summoning has an associated skill line that is revealed through leveling up your character, whilst using that class. Known abilities are listed below.

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Ultimate Abilities
These abilities must be activated manually, for a cost of Ultimate.

Skill Skill Type Unlock Cost Cast Time
(Duration)
Range/Radius
(Target)
Summon Storm Atronach Ultimate Daedric Summoning
Rank 12
200 Ultimate Instant
(18s)
28m range/6m radius
(Ground)
Summon Storm Atronach

  • Summon a storm atronach at the target location. The atronach’s arrival deals [x] Shock Damage and stuns nearby enemies for 3 seconds. The atronach cannot move but attacks the nearest enemy.
  • An ally can activate Charged Lighting, giving both the ally and the atronach Major Berserk, increasing their damage by 25% for 8 seconds.
Skill Morph Greater Storm Atronach (Summon Storm Atronach Rank IV) 200 Ultimate Instant
(25s)
28m range/6m radius
(Ground)
Greater Storm Atronach (Morph)

  • Summon a greater storm atronach at the target location. The atronach’s arrival deals [x] Shock Damage and stuns nearby enemies for 3 seconds. The atronach cannot move but attacks the nearest enemy for 15% more damage.
  • An ally can activate Charged Lighting, giving both the ally and the atronach Major Berserk, increasing their damage by 25% for 8 seconds.
  • Increased duration, damage, and health.
Skill Morph Summon Charged Atronach (Summon Storm Atronach Rank IV) 200 Ultimate Instant
(18s)
28m range/6m radius
(Ground)
Summon Charged Atronach (Morph)

  • Summon a storm atronach at the target location. The atronach’s arrival deals [x] Shock Damage and stuns nearby enemies for 3 seconds. The atronach cannot move but attacks the nearby enemies with targeted and area attacks.
  • An ally can activate Charged Lighting, giving both the ally and the atronach Major Berserk, increasing their damage by 25% for 8 seconds.
  • Has a powerful area effect attack.


Active Abilities
These abilities must be activated manually, for a cost.

Skill Skill Type Unlock Cost Cast Time
(Duration)
Range/Radius
(Target)
Unstable Familiar Active Daedric Summoning
Rank 1
3603 Magicka Instant
(Self)
Unstable Familiar

  • Command the powers of Oblivion to send a Daedric familiar to fight at your side. The familiar’s attacks deal [x] Shock Damage plus 15% additional damage.
  • Familiar remains until killed or unsummoned.
Skill Morph Unstable Clannfear (Unstable Familiar Rank IV) 3603 Magicka Instant
(Self)
Unstable Clannfear (Morph)

  • Command the powers of Oblivion to send a clannfear to fight at your side. The clannfear’s attacks deal [x] Physical Damage plus an additional 15%. The clanfear can also tail swipe nearby enemies.
  • Once summoned, you can activate the clanfear’s special ability, healing you and the clanfear for 35% of your Maximum Health.
  • Clanfear remains until killed or unsummoned.
  • You summon a clanfear. Once summoned, you can activate the clanfear’s special ability to heal you and the clanfear.
Skill Morph Volatile Familiar (Unstable Familiar Rank IV) 3603 Magicka Instant
(Self)
Volatile Familiar (Morph)

  • Command the powers of Oblivion to send a Daedric familiar to fight at your side. The familiar’s attacks deal [x] Shock Damage plus an additional 15%.
  • Once summoned, you can activate the clanfear’s special ability, causing the familiar to pulse for [y] Shock Damage every 2 seconds for 4 seconds to enemies near him. The final pulse will stun all enemies hit for 3 seconds.
  • Familiar remains until killed or unsummoned.
  • You summon a volative familiar. Once summoned, you can activate the familiar’s special ability to pulse area damage and stun enemies.
Daedric Curse Active Daedric Summoning
Rank 4
2970 Magicka Instant
(6s)
28m range
(Enemy)
Daedric Curse

  • Curse an enemy with a destruction rune, dealing [x] Magic Damage to the target and [y] Magic Damage to all other nearby enemies after 6 seconds. The damage done to the primary target can no longer be blocked. The area of effect damage to all secondary targets can still be blocked.
  • You can have only one Daedric Curse active at a time.
Skill Morph Daedric Prey (Daedric Curse Rank IV) 2970 Magicka Instant
(6s)
28m range
(Enemy)
Daedric Prey (Morph)

  • Curse an enemy with a destruction rune, dealing [x] Magic Damage to the target and [y] Magic Damage to all other nearby enemies after 6 seconds. The damage done to the primary target can no longer be blocked. The area of effect damage to all secondary targets can still be blocked.
  • While the curse is active, your pets deal an additional 55% damage to the target except the Storm Atronach which only deals an additional 40% damage.
  • You can have only one Daedric Prey active at a time.
  • Your pets deal additional damage to the cursed target.
Skill Morph Velocious Curse (Daedric Curse Rank IV) 2970 Magicka Instant
(3.5s)
28m range
(Enemy)
Velocious Curse (Morph)

  • Curse an enemy with a destruction rune, dealing [x] Magic Damage to the target and [y] Magic Damage to all other nearby enemies after 3.5 seconds. The damage done to the primary target can no longer be blocked. The area of effect damage to all secondary targets can still be blocked.
  • You can have only one Daedric Curse active at a time.
  • The curse deals its damage faster.
Summon Winged Twilight Active Daedric Summoning
Rank 20
3603 Magicka 1.5s
(Self)
Summon Winged Twilight

  • Call on Azura to send a winged twilight to fight at your side. The winged twilight’s attacks deals [x] Shock Damage plus an additional 15% damage.
  • The winged twilight remains until killed or unsummoned.
Skill Morph Summon Restoring Twilight (Summon Winged Twilight Rank IV) 3603 Magicka 1.5s
(Self)
Summon Twilight Tormentor (Morph)

  • Call on Azura to send a twilight tormentor to fight at your side. The twilight tormentor’s attacks deals [x] Shock Damage plus an additional 15% damage.
  • Once summoned, you can activate the twilight tormentor’s special ability, causing it to deal 50% more damage to enemies above 50% Health for 15 seconds.
  • The twilight tormentor remains until killed or unsummoned.
  • You summon a twilight tormentor. Once summoned, you can activate the twilight’s special ability to grant it a damage bonus to high health enemies.
Skill Morph Summon Twilight Matriarch (Summon Winged Twilight Rank IV) 3603 Magicka 1.5s
(Self)
Summon Twilight Matriarch (Morph)

  • Call on Azura to send a twilight matriarch to fight at your side. The twilight matriarch’s attacks deals [x] Shock Damage plus an additional 15% damage.
  • Once summoned, you can activate the twilight matriarch’s special ability, causing it to heal the matriarch and up to 2 other friendly targets for [y] Health.
  • The twilight matriarch remains until killed or unsummoned.
  • You summon a twilight Matriarch. Once summoned, you can activate the twilight’s special ability to heal the matriarch and up to 2 other friendly targets.
Bound Armor Active Daedric Summoning
Rank 30
4590 Magicka Instant
(Self)
Bound Armor

  • Protect yourself with the power of Oblivion, creating a suit of Daedric mail that grants Minor Resolve, increasing your Physical Resistance by 1320.
  • The armor also increases your Max Magicka by 5%.
Skill Morph Bound Armaments (Bound Armor Rank IV) 4590 Stamina Instant
(Self)
Bound Armaments (Morph)

  • Protect yourself with the power of Oblivion, creating a suit of Daedric mail that grants Minor Resolve, increasing your Physical Resistance by 1320.
  • The armor also increases your damage with Heavy Attacks by 11% and increases your Max Stamina by 5%.
  • Converts into a Stamina ability, and increases your damage with Heavy Attacks.
Skill Morph Bound Aegis (Bound Armor Rank IV) 4590 Magicka Instant
(Self)
Bound Aegis (Morph)

  • Protect yourself with the power of Oblivion creating a suit of Daedric mail that grants Minor Resolve and Minor Ward, increasing your Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 1320.
  • The armor also increases your Max Magicka by 5%.
  • Also grants Minor Ward, increasing your Spell Resistance.
Conjured Ward Active Daedric Summoning
Rank 42
3510 Magicka Instant
(6s)
20m radius
(Area)
Conjured Ward

  • Conjure globes of Daedric energy for protection, granting a damage shield for you and your pets that absrobs 2629 damage for 6 seconds.
Skill Morph Hardened Ward (Conjured Ward Rank IV) 3510 Magicka Instant
(6s)
20m radius
(Area)
Hardened Ward (Morph)

  • Conjure globes of Daedric energy for protection, granting a damage shield for you and your pets that absrobs 2629 damage for 6 seconds. Your own globe absorbs 30% additional damage.
  • Your own damage shield absorbs additional damage.
Skill Morph Empowered Ward (Conjured Ward Rank IV) 3240 Magicka Instant
(10s)
20m radius
(Area)
Empowered Ward (Morph)

  • Conjure globes of Daedric energy for protection, granting a damage shield for you and your pets that absrobs 2629 damage for 6 seconds.
  • Also grants Minor Intellect, to you and nearby allies, increasing your Magicka Recovery by 10% for 10 seconds.
  • Reduces the cost, increases the duration, and also grants you and your allies Minor Intellect.


Passive Abilities
Passive abilities are active all the time.

Skill Skill Type Rank Description Unlock
Rebate
Rebate
Passive Rank
I
While using Daedric Summoning abilities:

  • When one of your summoned creatures is killed or unsummoned, you’re restored for 10% of your Max Magicka.
Daedric Summoning
Rank 8
Rank
II
While using Daedric Summoning abilities:

  • When one of your summoned creatures is killed or unsummoned, you’re restored for 15% of your Max Magicka.
Daedric Summoning
Rank 18
Power Stone
Power Stone
Passive Rank
I
  • Reduces the cost of Ultimate abilities by 8%.
Daedric Summoning
Rank 14
Rank
II
  • Reduces the cost of Ultimate abilities by 15%.
Daedric Summoning
Rank 27
Daedric Protection
Daedric Protection
Passive Rank
I
When a Daedric Summoning ability is slotted:

  • Increases your Health Recovery and Stamina Recovery by 10% when a Daedric Summoning ability is slotted.
Daedric Summoning
Rank 22
Rank
II
When a Daedric Summoning ability is slotted:

  • Increases your Health Recovery and Stamina Recovery by 20% when a Daedric Summoning ability is slotted.
Daedric Summoning
Rank 36
Expert Summoner
Expert Summoner
Passive Rank
I
While using Daedric Summoning abilities:

  • Increases your Max Health by 4% if you have a Daedric Summoning pet active.
Daedric Summoning
Rank 39
Rank
II
While using Daedric Summoning abilities:

  • Increases your Max Health by 8% if you have a Daedric Summoning pet active.
Daedric Summoning
Rank 50
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