The Elder Scrolls Online: Templar Skills – Aedric Spear

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Templar Abilities
Ultimate AbilitiesActive AbilitiesPassive Abilities

Aedric Spear is one of three class skill lines available to Templar characters. Skills in this line focus on melee weapon attacks. Aedric Spear 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)
Radial Sweep Ultimate Aedric Spear
Rank 12
75 Ultimate Instant 6m radius
(Area)
Radial Sweep

  • Swing your Aedric spear around with holy vengeance, dealing [x] Magic Damage to all nearby enemies and additional [y] Magic Damage every 2 seconds for 6 seconds.
Skill Morph Empowering Sweep (Radial Sweep Rank IV) 75 Ultimate Instant 6m radius
Empowering Sweep (Morph)

  • Swing your Aedric spear around with holy vengeance, dealing [x] Magic Damage to all nearby enemies and additional [y] Magic Damage every 2 seconds for 6 seconds.
  • Also reduces damage dealt to you by 15% for 8 seconds, plus an additional 4% for each enemy hit.
  • Take reduced damage for each enemy hit.
Skill Morph Crescent Sweep (Radial Sweep Rank IV) 75 Ultimate Instant 6m radius
Crescent Sweep (Morph)

  • Swing your Aedric spear around with holy vengeance, dealing [x] Magic Damage to all nearby enemies and additional [y] Magic Damage every 2 seconds for 6 seconds.
  • Enemies in front of you take 66% more initial damage.
  • Deals additional damage to enemies in front of you.


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

Skill Skill Type Unlock Cost Cast Time
(Duration)
Range/Radius
(Target)
Puncturing Strikes Active Aedric Spear
Rank 1
2952 Magicka 1.1s Channel 8m range
(Area)
Puncturing Strikes

  • Launch a relentless assault, striking enemies in front of you four times with your Aedric spear dealing Magic Damage with each strike.
  • The closest enemy takes 140% additional damage each strike, and their Movement Speed is reduced by 70% for 2 seconds on the final hit.
Skill Morph Biting Jabs (Puncturing Strikes Rank IV) 2903 Stamina 1.1s Channel 8m range
(Area)
Biting Jabs (Morph)

  • Launch a relentless assault, striking enemies in front of you four times with your Aedric spear dealing Magic Damage with each strike.
  • The closest enemy takes 140% additional damage each strike, and their Movement Speed is reduced by 70% for 2 seconds on the final hit.
  • Also grants you Major Savagery, increasing your Weapon Critical rating by 2191 for 8 seconds.
  • Converts to a Stamina ability, and increases your Weapon Critical rating when used.
Skill Morph Puncturing Sweep (Puncturing Strikes Rank IV) 2952 Magicka 1.1s Channel 8m range
(Area)
Puncturing Sweep (Morph)

  • Launch a relentless assault, striking enemies in front of you four times with your Aedric spear dealing Magic Damage with each strike.
  • The closest enemy takes 140% additional damage each strike, and their Movement Speed is reduced by 70% for 2 seconds on the final hit.
  • Heals you for 35% of damage done.
  • Also heals you for a percentage of the damage done.
Piercing Javelin Active Aedric Spear
Rank 4
4050 Magicka Instant 28m range
(Enemy)
Piercing Javelin

  • Hurl your spear at an enemy with godlike strength, dealing [x] Magic Damage, stunning them for 1.8 seconds, and knocking them back 5 meters.
Skill Morph Aurora Javelin (Piercing Javelin Rank IV) 4050 Magicka Instant 28m range
(Enemy)
Aurora Javelin (Morph)

  • Hurl your spear at an enemy with godlike strength, dealing [x] Magic Damage, stunning them for 1.8 seconds, and knocking them back 5 meters.
  • Deals up to 40% more damage based on the distance the spear travels.
  • Deals additional damage based on the distance the spear travels.
Skill Morph Binding Javelin (Piercing Javelin Rank IV) 3983 Stamina Instant 28m range
(Enemy)
Binding Javelin (Morph)

  • Hurl your spear at an enemy with godlike strength, dealing [x] Physical Damage, stunning them for 3 seconds, and knocking them back 5 meters.
  • Converts to a Stamina ability, and stuns the enemy for a longer duration.
Focused Charge Active Aedric Spear
Rank 20
3510 Magicka Instant 3.5 – 22m range
(Enemy)
Focused Charge

  • Charge with your divine lance to impale an enemy, dealing [x] Magic Damage.
  • If the enemy hit is casting, they are interrupted and stunned for 3 seconds.
Skill Morph Explosive Charge (Focused Charge Rank IV) 3510 Magicka Instant 3.5 – 22m range
(Enemy)
Explosive Charge (Morph)

  • Charge with your divine lance to impale all enemies in the area, dealing [x] Magic Damage.
  • If the enemy hit is casting, they are interrupted and stunned for 3 seconds.
  • Deals damage and interrupts all enemies near the point of impact.
Skill Morph Toppling Charge (Focused Charge Rank IV) 3510 Magicka Instant 3.5 – 22m range
(Enemy)
Toppling Charge (Morph)

  • Charge with your divine lance to impale an enemy, dealing [x] Magic Damage and stuning them for 1.5 seconds.
  • If the enemy hit is casting, they are interrupted and set off balance for 5 seconds.
  • Always stuns the enemy, regardless if they are casting. Also sets them off balance if they are casting.
Spear Shards Active Aedric Spear
Rank 30
3240 Magicka Instant
(6s)
25m range/8m radius
(Ground)
Spear Shards

  • Send your spear into the heavens to bring down a shower of divine wrath, dealing [x] Magic Damage to enemies in the target area.
  • Also disorients one enemy for 6 seconds.
  • While active, an ally can pick up a spear shard, restoring 25% Stamina plus an additional [y] Stamina over 10 seconds.
Skill Morph Luminous Shards (Spear Shards Rank IV) 3240 Magicka Instant
(6s)
25m range/8m radius
(Ground)
Luminous Shards (Morph)

  • Send your spear into the heavens to bring down a shower of divine wrath, dealing [x] Magic Damage to enemies in the target area.
  • Also disorients one enemy for 6 seconds.
  • While active, an ally can pick up a spear shard, restoring 25% Stamina plus an additional [y] Stamina and Magicka over 10 seconds.
  • Restores more Stamina and Magicka over time.
Skill Morph Blazing Spear (Spear Shards Rank IV) 3240 Magicka Instant
(6s)
25m range/8m radius
(Ground)
Blazing Spear (Morph)

  • Send your spear into the heavens to bring down a shower of divine wrath, dealing [x] Magic Damage to enemies in the target area and an additional [y] Magic Damage each second.
  • Also stuns one enemy for 2 seconds.
  • While active, an ally can pick up a spear shard, restoring 25% Stamina plus an additional 1700 Stamina over 10 seconds.
  • Spear ignites ground on impact. Stuns instead of disorienting enemy.
Sun Shield Active Aedric Spear
Rank 42
4320 Magicka Instant
(6s)
5m radius
(Area)
Sun Shield

  • Surround yourself with a solar rays, granting a damage shield equal to 30% of your Maximum Health for 6 seconds.
  • Nearby enemies take [x] Magic Damage when the shield is activated, and each enemy hit increases the shield’s strength by 4%.
Skill Morph Radiant Ward (Sun Shield Rank IV) 3980 Magicka Instant
(6s)
5m radius
(Area)
Radiant Ward (Morph)

  • Surround yourself with a solar rays, granting a damage shield equal to 30% of your Maximum Health for 6 seconds.
  • Nearby enemies take [x] Magic Damage when the shield is activated, and each enemy hit increases the shield’s strength by 6%.
  • Has reduced cost, and the shield strengthened further for each enemy hit.
Skill Morph Blazing Shield (Sun Shield Rank IV) 4320 Magicka Instant
(6s)
5m radius
(Area)
Blazing Shield (Morph)

  • Surround yourself with a solar rays, granting a damage shield equal to 30% of your Max Health for 6 seconds.
  • Each nearby enemy increases the shield’s strength by 4% when the shield is activated.
  • When the shield expires it explodes outward, dealing 50% of the damage absorbed to nearby enemies.
  • No longer deals damage to enemies on activation, instead deals damage when shield expires based on the amount it absorbed.


Passive Abilities
Passive abilities are active all the time.

Skill Skill Type Rank Description Unlock
Piercing Spear
Piercing Spear
Passive Rank
I
While an Aedric Spear ability is slotted:

  • Increases the damage bonus for your Critical Strikes by 5% and your damage against blocking targets by 5%.
Aedric Spear
Rank 8
Rank
II
While an Aedric Spear ability is slotted:

  • Increases the damage bonus for your Critical Strikes by 5% and your damage against blocking targets by 10%.
Aedric Spear
Rank 18
Spear Wall
Spear Wall
Passive Rank
I
While an Aedric Spear ability is slotted:

  • Increases the amount of damage you can block against melee attacks by 7%.
Aedric Spear
Rank 14
Rank
II
While an Aedric Spear ability is slotted:

  • Increases the amount of damage you can block against melee attacks by 10%.
Aedric Spear
Rank 27
Burning Light
Burning Light
Passive Rank
I
While using an Aedric Spear ability:

  • Gives you a 25% chance to cause an extra [x] Magic Damage any time you hit with an Aedric Spear ability.
  • Deals Physical Damage and scales with Weapon Damage, or deals Magic Damage and scales with Spell Damage, based on whichever is higher.
Aedric Spear
Rank 22
Rank
II
While using an Aedric Spear ability:

  • Gives you a 25% chance to cause an extra [x] Magic Damage any time you hit with an Aedric Spear ability.
  • Deals Physical Damage and scales with Weapon Damage, or deals Magic Damage and scales with Spell Damage, based on whichever is higher.
Aedric Spear
Rank 36
Balanced Warrior
Balanced Warrior
Passive Rank
I
  • Increases Weapon Damage by 3% and Spell Resistance by 1320.
Aedric Spear
Rank 39
Rank
II
  • Increases Weapon Damage by 6% and Spell Resistance by 2640.
Aedric Spear
Rank 50
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