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 lightning bolts, dealing 3581 Shock Damage, and Heavy Attacks blast enemies in target area for 1414 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 lightning bolts, dealing 3581 Shock Damage, and Heavy Attacks blast enemies in the target area for 1414 Shock Damage. Both attacks deal 6% additional damage. Attacks deplete Ultimate until you run out or the ability is toggled off.
  • Increase 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 lightning bolts, dealing 3581 Shock Damage, and Heavy Attacks blast enemies in the target area for 1414 Shock Damage. Each attack deals 3% additional damage and restores 1161 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
2358 Magicka Instant 28m range
4m radius
(Enemy)
Mages’ Fury

  • Call down lightning to strike an enemy, dealing 730 Shock Damage. If the enemy falls to or below 20% Health within 4 seconds, an explosion deals an additional 2591 Shock Damage to them and 471 Shock Damage to other enemies nearby.
Skill Morph Mages' Wrath (Mages’ Fury Rank IV) 2358 Magicka Instant 28m range
4m radius
(Enemy)
Mages’ Wrath (Morph)

  • Call down lightning to strike an enemy, dealing 730 Shock Damage. If the enemy falls to or below 20% Health within 4 seconds, an explosion deals an additional 2591 Shock Damage to them and 972 Shock Damage to other enemies nearby.
  • Increases the damage dealt to other enemies nearby.
Skill Morph Endless Fury (Mages’ Fury Rank IV) 2358 Magicka Instant 28m range
4m radius
(Enemy)
Endless Fury (Morph)

  • Call down lightning to strike an enemy, dealing 730 Shock Damage. If the enemy falls to or below 20% Health within 4 seconds, an explosion deals an additional 2591 Shock Damage to them and 471 Shock Damage to other enemies nearby. If any enemy is killed by this ability, you restore 4417 Magicka.
  • If any enemy is killed by this ability, you restore Magicka.
Lightning Form Active Storm Calling
Rank 4
3929 Magicka Instant
(15s)
5m radius
(Self)
Lightning Form

  • Manifest yourself as pure lightning, zapping nearby enemies with electricity dealing 196 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.
Skill Morph Hurricane (Lightning Form Rank IV) 3339 Stamina Instant
(15s)
5m radius
(Self)
Hurricane (Morph)

  • Manifest yourself as pure air, buffeting nearby enemies with wind dealing 202 Physical Damage every 1 second for 15 seconds. The winds grow in damage and size, increasing up to 150% more damage and up to 9 meters in size. While in this form you 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 while active, increasing your Movement Speed.
Skill Morph Boundless Storm (Lightning Form Rank IV) 3929 Magicka Instant
(23s)
5m radius
(Self)
Boundless Storm (Morph)

  • Manifest yourself as pure lightning, zapping nearby enemies with electricity dealing 196 Shock Damage every 1 second for 23 seconds. While in this form you also gain Major Resolve and Major Ward, increasing your Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 5280. Activating this grants Major Expedition for a brief period, increasing your Movement Speed 30% for 7.5 seconds.
  • Increases the duration, and you gain Major Expedition for brief period after activation, increasing your Movement Speed.
Lightning Splash Active Storm Calling
Rank 20
3405 Magicka Instant
(6s)
28m range/4m radius
(Ground)
Lightning Splash

  • Create a nexus of storm energy at the target location that deals 584 Shock Damage to nearby enemies every 1 second. While active, allies can activate Conduit Conduit to deal 1885 Shock Damage to enemies near the ally.
Skill Morph Liquid Lightning (Lightning Splash Rank IV) 3405 Magicka Instant
(10s)
28m range/4m radius
(Ground)
Liquid Lightning (Morph)

  • Create a nexus of storm energy at the target location that deals 611 Shock Damage to nearby enemies every 1 second. While active, allies can activate Conduit Conduit to deal 1885 Shock Damage to enemies near the ally.
  • Has additional duration.
Skill Morph Lightning Flood (Lightning Splash Rank IV) 3405 Magicka Instant
(6s)
28m range/6m radius
(Ground)
Lightning Flood (Morph)

  • Create a nexus of storm energy at the target location that deals 611 Shock Damage to nearby enemies every 1 second. While active, allies can activate Conduit Conduit to deal 1885 Shock Damage to enemies near the ally.
  • Has increased radius.
Surge Active Storm Calling
Rank 30
3930 Magicka Instant
(33s)

(Self)
Surge

  • Invoke Meridia’s name to gain Major Brutality, increasing your Weapon Damage by 20% for 33 seconds. While active, dealing a Critical Strike heals you for 2550 Health. This effect can occur once every 1 second.
Skill Morph Power Surge (Surge Rank IV) 3930 Magicka Instant
(33s)

(Self)
Power Surge (Morph)

  • Invoke Meridia’s name to gain Major Brutality and Major Sorcery, increasing your Weapon Damage and Spell Damage by 20% for 33 seconds. While active, dealing a Critical Strike heals you for 2550 Health. This effect can occur once every 1 second.
  • Also gain Major Sorcery, increasing your Spell Damage.
Skill Morph Critical Surge (Surge Rank IV) 3930 Magicka Instant
(33s)

(Self)
Critical Surge (Morph)

  • Invoke Meridia’s name to gain Major Brutality, increasing your Weapon Damage by 20% for 33 seconds. While active, dealing a Critical Strike heals you for 3000 Health. This effect can occur once every 1 second.
  • Increases the healing.
Bolt Escape Active Storm Calling
Rank 42
3667 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 costs 50% more Magicka.
Skill Morph Streak (Bolt Escape Rank IV) 3667 Magicka Instant 4m radius
(Area)
Streak (Morph)

  • Transform yourself into pure energy and flash forward, dealing 1167 Shock Damage to enemies in your wake and stunning them for 1.5 seconds. Casting again within 4 seconds costs 50% more Magicka.
  • Damage and stun enemies in front of you.
Skill Morph Ball of Lightning (Bolt Escape Rank IV) 3667 Magicka Instant 4m radius
(Area)
Ball of Lightning (Morph)

  • Transform yourself into pure energy and flash forward, stunning enemies near origin location for 2 seconds. Also absorbs any spell projectiles directed at you for 2.5 seconds. Casting again within 4 seconds costs 50% more Magicka.
  • Absorbs projectiles.


Passive Abilities
Passive abilities are active all the time.

Name Line Rank Skill Rank Description
Capacitor
Capacitor
8 I
  • Increases your Magicka Recovery by 5%.
18 II
  • Increases your Magicka Recovery by 10%.
Energized
Energized
14 I
  • Increases your Physical Damage and Shock Damage by 3%.
27 II
  • Increases your Physical Damage and Shock Damage by 5%.
Disintegrate
Implosion
22 I
  • When you deal Shock Damage, you have a 3% chance to instantly disintegrate enemies under 15% Health, dealing 4372 Shock Damage. When you deal Physical Damage, you have a 3% chance to instantly pulverize enemies under 15% Health, dealing 4372 Physical Damage.
36 II
  • When you deal Shock Damage, you have a 6% chance to instantly disintegrate enemies under 15% Health, dealing 4372 Shock Damage. When you deal Physical Damage, you have a 6% chance to instantly pulverize enemies under 15% Health, dealing 4372 Physical Damage.
Expert Mage
Expert Mage
39 I
  • Increases Spell Damage and Weapon Damage by 1% for each Sorcerer ability slotted.
50 II
  • Increases Spell Damage and Weapon Damage by 2% for each Sorcerer ability slotted.
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