The Elder Scrolls Online: Sorcerer Skills – Storm Calling

SkillsClassSorcererDark MagicDaedric SummoningStorm Calling

Sorcerer Abilities
Ultimate AbilitiesActive AbilitiesPassive Abilities

Storm Calling is one of three class skill lines available to Sorcerer characters. Skills in this line focus on dealing magical damage. Storm Calling 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)
Overload Ultimate Storm Calling
Rank 12
75 Ultimate Instant
(Toggle)

(Self)
Overload

  • Charge your fists with the power of the storm. Light attacks become lighting bolts, dealing [x] Shock Damage, and heavy attacks blast enemies in target area for [y] Shock Damage.
  • Both attacks deal 3% additional damage.
  • Attacks deplete Ultimate until you run out or the ability is toggled off.
Skill Morph Power Overload (Overload Rank IV) 75 Ultimate Instant
(Toggle)

(Self)
Power Overload (Morph)

  • Charge your fists with the power of the storm. Light attacks become lighting bolts, dealing [x] Shock Damage, and heavy attacks blast enemies in target area for [y] Shock Damage.
  • Both attacks deal 3% additional damage.
  • Attacks deplete Ultimate until you run out or the ability is toggled off.
  • IIncrease range and radius of Heavy Attacks.
Skill Morph Energy Overload (Overload Rank IV) 75 Ultimate Instant
(Toggle)

(Self)
Energy Overload (Morph)

  • Charge your fists with the power of the storm. Light attacks become lighting bolts, dealing [x] Shock Damage, and heavy attacks blast enemies in target area for [y] Shock Damage.
  • Both attacks deal 3% additional damage and restores [z] Magicka.
  • Attacks deplete Ultimate until you run out or the ability is toggled off.
  • Light and heavy attacks restore magicka, but has less bonus damage.


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

Skill Skill Type Unlock Cost Cast Time
(Duration)
Range/Radius
(Target)
Mages' Fury Active Storm Calling
Rank 1
2430 Magicka Instant 28m range
(Enemy)
Mages’ Fury

  • Call down lighting to strike an enemy for [x] Shock Damage.
  • If target enemy’s Health falls below 20% within 4 seconds, an explosion deals an additional [y] Shock Damage to the target and [z] Shock Damage to other enemies nearby.
Skill Morph Mages' Wrath (Mages’ Fury Rank IV) 2430 Magicka Instant 28m range
(Enemy)
Mages’ Wrath (Morph)

  • Call down lighting to strike an enemy for [x] Shock Damage.
  • If target enemy’s Health falls below 20% within 4 seconds, an explosion deals an additional [y] Shock Damage to the target and [z] Shock Damage to other enemies nearby.
  • Explosion deals more damage.
Skill Morph Endless Fury (Mages’ Fury Rank IV) 2430 Magicka Instant 28m range
(Enemy)
Endless Fury (Morph)

  • Call down lighting to strike an enemy for [x] Shock Damage.
  • If target enemy’s Health falls below 20% within 4 seconds, an explosion deals an additional [y] Shock Damage to the target and [z] Shock Damage to other enemies nearby.
  • If an enemy is killed, [a] Magicka is restored.
  • Killing blows restore Magicka.
Lightning Form Active Storm Calling
Rank 4
4050 Magicka Instant
(15s)

(Self)
Lightning Form

  • Manifest yourself as pure lighting, zapping nearby enemies with electricity dealing [x] Shock Damage every 1 second for 15 seconds.
  • While in this form you also gain Major Resolve and Major Ward, increasing your Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 5280 for 15 seconds.
Skill Morph Hurricane (Lightning Form Rank IV) 3240 Stamina Instant
(15s)

(Self)
Hurricane (Morph)

  • Manifest yourself as pure lighting, zapping nearby enemies with electricity dealing [x] Physical Damage every 1 second for 15 seconds. The winds grow in damage and size, increasing up to 225% more damage and up to 9 meters in size.
  • While in this form you also gain Major Resolve, Major Ward and Major Expedition, increasing your Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 5280 and your Movement Speed by 10%.
  • Converts into a Stamina ability and deals Physical Damage. Increases in size and damage the longer it is active. Grants Minor Expedition, increasing your Movement Speed.
Skill Morph Boundless Storm (Lightning Form Rank IV) 4050 Magicka Instant
(20s)

(Self)
Boundless Storm (Morph)

  • Manifest yourself as pure lighting, zapping nearby enemies with electricity dealing [x] Shock Damage every 1 second for 20 seconds.
  • While in this form you also gain Major Resolve and Major Ward, increasing your Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 5280 for 15 seconds.
  • Activating this grants Major Expedition for a brief period, increasing your Movement Speed by 30% for 6 seconds.
  • Increases the duration, and you gain Major Expedition for a brief period after activation, increasing your Movement Speed.
Lightning Splash Active Storm Calling
Rank 20
3510 Magicka Instant
(6s)
28m range/4m radius
(Ground)
Lightning Splash

  • Create a nexus of storm energy at the target location that deals [x] Shock Damage to nearby enemies every 1 second.
  • While active, allies can activate Conduit to deal [y] Shock Damage to enemies near the ally.
Skill Morph Liquid Lightning (Lightning Splash Rank IV) 3510 Magicka Instant
(10s)
28m range/4m radius
(Ground)
Liquid Lightning (Morph)

  • Create a nexus of storm energy at the target location that deals [x] Shock Damage to nearby enemies every 1 second.
  • While active, allies can activate Conduit to deal [y] Shock Damage to enemies near the ally.
  • Has additional duration.
Skill Morph Lightning Flood (Lightning Splash Rank IV) 3510 Magicka Instant
(6s)
28m range/6m radius
(Ground)
Lightning Flood (Morph)

  • Create a nexus of storm energy at the target location that deals [x] Shock Damage to nearby enemies every 1 second.
  • While active, allies can activate Conduit to deal [y] Shock Damage to enemies near the ally.
  • Has increased radius.
Surge Active Storm Calling
Rank 30
4051 Magicka Instant
(33s)

(Self)
Surge

  • Invoke Meridia’s name to get a rush of power, granting you Major Brutality, increasing your Weapon Damage by 20% for 33 seconds.
  • While active, dealing a Critical Strike heals you for [x] Health. This effect can occur once every 1 second.
Skill Morph Power Surge (Surge Rank IV) 4051 Magicka Instant
(33s)

(Self)
Power Surge (Morph)

  • Invoke Meridia’s name to get a rush of power, granting you Major Brutality and Major Sorcery, increasing Weapon and Spell Damage by 20% for 33 seconds.
  • While active, dealing a Critical Strike heals you for [x] Health. This effect can occur once every 1 second.
  • Also gain Major Sorcery, increasing your Spell Damage.
Skill Morph Critical Surge (Surge Rank IV) 4051 Magicka Instant
(33s)

(Self)
Critical Surge (Morph)

  • Invoke Meridia’s name to get a rush of power, granting you Major Brutality, increasing Weapon and Spell Damage by 20% for 33 seconds.
  • While active, dealing a Critical Strike heals you for [x] Health. This effect can occur once every 1 second.
  • Increases the healing.
Bolt Escape Active Storm Calling
Rank 42
3780 Magicka Instant 4m radius
(Area)
Bolt Escape

  • Transform yourself into pure energy and flash forward, stunning enemies near origin location for 2 seconds.
  • Casting again within 4 seconds cost 50% more Magicka.
Skill Morph Streak (Bolt Escape Rank IV) 3780 Magicka Instant 4m radius
(Area)
Streak (Morph)

  • Transform yourself into pure energy and flash forward, dealing [x] Shock Damage to enemies in your wake and stunning them for 1.5 seconds.
  • If an enemy takes damage, the stun is broken.
  • Casting again within 4 seconds cost 50% more Magicka.
  • Damage and stun enemies in front of you.
Skill Morph Ball of Lightning (Bolt Escape Rank IV) 3780 Magicka Instant 4m radius
(Area)
Ball of Lightning (Morph)

  • Transform yourself into pure energy and flash forward, dealing [x] Shock Damage stunning enemies near origin location for 2 seconds. Also absorbs any spell projectiles directed at you for 1.8 seconds.
  • Casting again within 4 seconds cost 50% more Magicka.
  • Absorbs projectiles.


Passive Abilities
Passive abilities are active all the time.

Skill Skill Type Rank Description Unlock
Capacitor
Capacitor
Passive Rank
I
  • Increases Magicka Recovery by 5%.
Storm Calling
Rank 8
Rank
II
  • Increases Magicka Recovery by 10%.
Storm Calling
Rank 18
Energized
Energized
Passive Rank
I
  • Increases your Physical and Shock damage by 3%.
Storm Calling
Rank 14
Rank
II
  • Increases your Physical and Shock damage by 5%.
Storm Calling
Rank 27
Disintegrate
Implosion
Passive Rank
I
  • Whenever you deal Shock Damage you have a 3% chance to instantly disintegrate enemies under 15% Health, dealing [y] Shock Damage.
  • Whenever you deal Physical Damage you have a 3% chance to instantly pulverize enemies under 15% Health, dealing [y] Physical Damage.
Storm Calling
Rank 22
Rank
II
  • Whenever you deal Shock Damage you have a 6% chance to instantly disintegrate enemies under 15% Health, dealing [y] Shock Damage.
  • Whenever you deal Physical Damage you have a 6% chance to instantly pulverize enemies under 15% Health, dealing [y] Physical Damage.
Storm Calling
Rank 36
Expert Mage
Expert Mage
Passive Rank
I
  • Increases Spell Damage and Weapon Damage by 1% for each Sorceror ability slotted.
Storm Calling
Rank 39
Rank
II
  • Increases Spell Damage and Weapon Damage by 2% for each Sorceror ability slotted.
Storm Calling
Rank 50
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