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 1885 Shock Damage and stuns nearby enemies for 3 seconds. The atronach cannot move but attacks the nearest enemy. An ally can activate Charged Lightning Charged Lightning, 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 2106 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 Lightning Charged Lightning, 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 2106 Shock Damage and stuns nearby enemies for 3 seconds. Rank IV increases damage by 6%. The atronach cannot move but attacks nearby enemies with targeted and area attacks. An ally can activate Charged Lightning Charged Lightning, 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 1.5s
(Self)
Unstable Familiar

  • Command the powers of Oblivion to send a Daedric familiar to fight at your side. The familiar’s attacks deal 159 Shock Damage plus an additional 15% damage. The familiar remains until killed or unsummoned.
Skill Morph Unstable Clannfear (Unstable Familiar Rank IV) 3603 Magicka 1.5s
(Self)
Unstable Clannfear (Morph)

  • Command the powers of Oblivion to send a Daedric clannfear to fight at your side. The clannfear’s attacks deal 239 Physical Damage plus an additional 30%. The clannfear can also tail swipe nearby enemies. Once summoned, you can activate the clannfear’s special ability, healing you and the clannfear for 35% of your Maximum Health. The clannfear remains until killed or unsummoned.
  • You summon a clannfear. Once summoned, you can activate the clannfear’s special ability to heal you and the clannfear.
Skill Morph Volatile Familiar (Unstable Familiar Rank IV) 3603 Magicka 1.5s 6m radius
(Area)
Volatile Familiar (Morph)

  • Command the powers of Oblivion to send a Daedric familiar to fight at your side. The familiar’s attacks deal 159 Shock Damage plus an additional 30% damage. Once summoned, you can activate the familiar’s special ability, causing the familiar to pulse for 509 Shock Damage every 2 seconds for 8 seconds to enemies near him. The final pulse will stun all enemies hit for 3 seconds. The familiar remains until killed or unsummoned.
  • You summon a volatile 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
2881 Magicka Instant
(6s)
28m range
(Enemy)
Daedric Curse

  • Curse an enemy with a destructive rune, dealing 2428 Magic Damage to the target and 1119 Magic Damage to all other nearby enemies after 6 seconds. You can have only one Daedric Curse active at a time.
Skill Morph Daedric Prey (Daedric Curse Rank IV) 2881 Magicka Instant
(6s)
28m range
(Enemy)
Daedric Prey (Morph)

  • Curse an enemy with a destructive rune, dealing 2502 Magic Damage to the target and 1154 Magic Damage to all other nearby enemies after 6 seconds. While the curse is active, your pets deal an additional 55% damage to the target, except your 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 Haunting Curse (Daedric Curse Rank IV) 2881 Magicka Instant
(12s)
28m range
(Enemy)
Haunting Curse (Morph)

  • Curse an enemy with a destructive rune, dealing 2502 Magic Damage to the target and 1154 Magic Damage to all other nearby enemies after 3.5 seconds. The curse will continue to haunt the enemy and explode a second time, dealing 2502 Magic Damage to the target and 1154 Magic Damage to all other nearby enemies after an additional 8.5 seconds. You can have only one Haunting Curse active at a time.
  • The curse will continue to haunt the enemy and explode a second time.
Summon Winged Twilight Active Daedric Summoning
Rank 20
3495 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 deal 637 Shock Damage. Rank IV increases damage by 15%. The winged twilight remains until killed or unsummoned.
Skill Morph Summon Restoring Twilight (Summon Winged Twilight Rank IV) 3495 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 deal 637 Shock Damage. Rank IV increases damage by 18%. 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) 3495 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 deal 637 Shock Damage. Rank IV increases damage by 18%. 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 1592 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.
Conjured Ward Active Daedric Summoning
Rank 30
3405 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 absorbs 2629 damage for 6 seconds.
Skill Morph Hardened Ward (Conjured Ward Rank IV) 3405 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 absorbs 2867 damage for 6 seconds. Your own globe absorbs 33% additional damage.
  • Your own damage shield absorbs additional damage.
Skill Morph Empowered Ward (Conjured Ward Rank IV) 3143 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 absorbs 2867 damage for 10 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.
Bound Armor Active Daedric Summoning
Rank 42
4453 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 increases your Maximum Magicka by 5%
Skill Morph Bound Armaments (Bound Armor Rank IV) 3783 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 increases your Maximum Stamina by 8% and your damage done with Heavy Attacks by 11%.
  • Converts into a Stamina ability and increases your damage done with Heavy Attacks.
Skill Morph Bound Aegis (Bound Armor Rank IV) 4453 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 increases your Max Magicka by 8%.
  • Also grants Minor Ward, increasing your Spell Resistance.


Passive Abilities
Passive abilities are active all the time.

Name Line Rank Skill Rank Description
Rebate
Rebate
8 I You restore 726 Magicka when one of your Daedric Summoning pets is killed or unsummoned.
18 II You restore 1452 Magicka when one of your Daedric Summoning pets is killed or unsummoned.
Power Stone
Power Stone
14 I Reduces the cost of your Ultimate abilities by 8%.
27 II Reduces the cost of your Ultimate abilities by 15%.
Daedric Protection
Daedric Protection
22 I Increases your Health Recovery and Stamina Recovery by 10% while you have a Daedric Summoning ability slotted.
36 II Increases your Health Recovery and Stamina Recovery by 20% while you have a Daedric Summoning ability slotted.
Expert Summoner
Expert Summoner
39 I Increases your Maximum Health by 4% while you have a Daedric Summoning pet active.
50 II Increases your Maximum Health by 8% while you have a Daedric Summoning pet active.
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