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The Elder Scrolls Online: Warden Skills – Animal Companions

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SkillsClassWardenAnimal CompanionsGreen BalanceWinter's Embrace


Warden Abilities
Ultimate AbilitiesActive AbilitiesPassive Abilities

Animal Companions is one of three class skill lines available to Wardens. Abilities in this line focus on dealing damage. Animal Companion has an associated skill line that is revealed through leveling up your character, while using that class. Known abilities are listed below.


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

Name Line Rank Cast Time Target Range Radius Duration Cost
12 2.5 seconds Self Free
Feral Guardian
Feral Guardian
Rouse a grizzly to fight by your side. The grizzly swipes at an enemy, dealing [928 / 939 / 948 / 957] Magic Damage, and sometimes swipes all enemies in front of it, dealing [3715 / 3754 / 3796 / 3835] Magic Damage and Stunning them for 2 seconds. Once summoned you can activate Guardian’s Wrath for 75 Ultimate, causing the grizzly to maul an enemy for [4200 / 4247 / 4292 / 4339] Magic Damage. Deals 100% more Damage to enemies below 25% Health.
Eternal Guardian
Eternal Guardian
The grizzly instantly respawns when it dies.
Rouse a grizzly to fight by your side. The grizzly swipes an enemy, dealing [962 / 973 / 984 / 996] Magic Damage, and sometimes swipes all enemies in front of it, dealing [3838 / 3880 / 3923 / 3963] Magic Damage and Stunning them for 2 seconds. Once summoned you can activate Guardian’s Wrath for 75 Ultimate, causing the grizzly to maul an enemy for [4337 / 4383 / 4432 / 4481] Magic Damage. Deals 100% more Damage to enemies below 25% Health. The grizzly respawns when killed, once per minute.
Wild Guardian
Wild Guardian
Increases the Damage and converts it into Physical Damage.
Rouse a grizzly to fight by your side. The grizzly swipes at an enemy, dealing [1006 / 1018 / 1028 / 1038] Physical Damage, and sometimes swipes all enemies in front of it, dealing [4029 / 4074 / 4118 / 4161] Physical Damage and Stunning them for 2 seconds. Once summoned you can activate Guardian’s Savagery for 75 Ultimate, causing the grizzly to maul an enemy for [4552 / 4602 / 4652 / 4702] Physical Damage. Deals 100% more Damage to enemies below 25% Health.

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

Name Line Rank Cast Time Target Range Radius Duration Cost
1 Instant Enemy 28 meters 2700 Magicka
Dive
Dive
Command a cliff racer to dive bomb an enemy, dealing [2697 / 2728 / 2756 / 2785] Magic Damage. If you are more than 7 meters away from the target, you set them Off Balance for 7 seconds.
Cutting Dive
Cutting Dive
Converts into a Stamina ability and deals Bleed Damage. If the enemy is already Off Balance, the attack causes them to bleed over time.
Cost: 2295 Stamina.
Command a cliff racer to dive bomb an enemy, dealing 2789 Bleed Damage. If you are more than 7 meters away from the target, you set them Off Balance for 7 seconds. If the enemy is already Off Balance, the cliff racer rips through them, causing them to bleed for [2804 / 2829 / 2866 / 2891] Bleed Damage over 7 seconds. This effect can stack.
Screaming Cliff Racer
Screaming Cliff Racer
Deals more damage based on how far away the enemy is.
Command a cliff racer to dive bomb an enemy, dealing [2789 / 2820 / 2851 / 2882] Magic Damage. If you are more than 7 meters away from the target, you set them Off Balance for 7 seconds. Deals up to 15% more Damage based on how far away the enemy is.

4 Instant Area 20 meters 3 seconds 2430 Magicka
Scorch
Scorch
Stir a group of shalk that attack after 3 seconds, dealing [4049 / 4093 / 4137 / 4182] Magic Damage to enemies in front of you.
Subterranean Assault
Subterranean Assault
Converts to a Stamina ability and deals Poison Damage. The shalk burrow after attacking, and attack again after a delay.
Cost: 2066 Stamina.
Stir a group of shalk that attack after 3 seconds, dealing [4182 / 4227 / 4275 / 4318] Poison Damage to enemies in front of you. After the shalk complete their attack, they burrow underground for 3 seconds and then resurface again, dealing [4182 / 4227 / 4275 / 4318] Poison Damage to enemies in front of you.
Deep Fissure
Deep Fissure
Applies Major Breach to enemies hit, reducing their Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance.
Stir a group of shalk that attack after 3 seconds, dealing [4182 / 4227 / 4275 / 4318] Magic Damage to enemies in front of you. Enemies damaged are afflicted with Major Breach, reducing their Physical Resistance and Spell Resistance by 5948 for 10 seconds.

20 Instant Enemy 28 meters 10 seconds 2970 Magicka
Swarm
Swarm
Unleash a swarm of fetcherflies to relentlessly attack an enemy, dealing [4507 / 4558 / 4609 / 4650] Magic Damage over 10 seconds. The fetcherflies rip through the enemy’s flesh, afflicting them with Minor Vulnerability for the duration, increasing their Damage Taken by 5%.
Fletcher Infection
Fletcher Infection
Every second cast deals increased Damage.
Unleash a swarm of fetcherflies to relentlessly attack an enemy, dealing [4652 / 4711 / 4763 / 4798] Magic Damage over 10 seconds. Every second cast of this ability deals 50% increased Damage. The fetcherflies rip through the enemy’s flesh, afflicting them with Minor Vulnerability for the duration, increasing their Damage Taken by 5%.
Growing Swarm
Growing Swarm
Converts into a Stamina ability and deals Bleed Damage. Deals additional damage to nearby enemies of the affected target, but limits the cast to one at a time.
Cost: 2525 Stamina, Area: 5 meters.
Unleash a swarm of fetcherflies to relentlessly attack an enemy, causing them to bleed for [4652 / 4711 / 4763 / 4798] Bleed Damage over 10 seconds. The fetcherflies rip through the original enemy’s flesh, afflicting them with Minor Vulnerability for the duration, increasing their Damage Taken by 5%. Enemies near the carrier take [775 / 785 / 794 / 800] Bleed Damage every 2 seconds for the duration. You can only have one Growing Swarm active at a time.

30 Instant Self 22 seconds Free
Betty Netch
Betty Netch
Duration: [19 / 20 / 21 / 22] seconds.
Call a betty netch to your side, which grants you Major Brutality and Major Sorcery, increasing your Weapon Damage and Spell Damage by 20% for [19 / 20 / 21 / 22] seconds. Every 5 seconds, the netch removes 1 negative effect from you.
Blue Betty
Blue Betty
Restores Magicka every second while active.
Duration: [22 / 23 / 24 / 25] seconds.
Call a betty netch to your side, which restores 4416 Magicka to you over [22 / 23 / 24 / 25] seconds and grants you Major Brutality and Major Sorcery, increasing your Weapon Damage and Spell Damage by 20%. Every 5 seconds, the netch removes 1 negative effect from you.
Bull Netch
Bull Netch
Restores Stamina every second while active.
Duration: [22 / 23 / 24 / 25] seconds.
Call a bull netch to your side, which restores 4416 Stamina to you over [22 / 23 / 24 / 25] seconds and grants you Major Brutality and Major Sorcery, increasing your Weapon Damage and Spell Damage by 20%. Every 5 seconds, the netch removes 1 negative effect from you.

42 Instant Self 6 seconds 3240 Magicka
Falcon's Swiftness
Falcon’s Swiftness
Cost: [3510 / 3420 / 3330 / 3240] Magicka.
Invoke the spirit of agility to gain Major Expedition for 6 seconds, increasing your Movement Speed by 30%.
Deceptive Predator
Deceptive Predator
Grants Minor Evasion.
Cost: [2970 / 2880 / 2790 / 2700] Magicka.
Invoke the spirit of agility to gain Major Expedition for 6 seconds, increasing your Movement Speed by 30%. While slotted gain Minor Evasion, reducing Damage from area attacks by 10%.
Bird of Prey
Bird of Prey
Grants Minor Berserk.
Cost: [2970 / 2880 / 2790 / 2700] Magicka.
Invoke the spirit of agility to gain Major Expedition 6 seconds, increasing your Movement Speed by 30%. While slotted gain Minor Berserk, increasing your Damage Done by 5%.

Passive Abilities Passive abilities are active all the time.

Name Line Rank Skill Rank Description
Bond with Nature
Bond with Nature
8 I Anytime one of your Animal Companion skills end, you are healed for 630 Health.
18 II Anytime one of your Animal Companion skills end, you are healed for 1260 Health.
Savage Beast
Savage Beast
14 I When you cast an Animal Companions ability while you are in combat, you generate 2 Ultimate. This effect can occur once every 8 seconds.
27 II When you cast an Animal Companions ability while you are in combat, you generate 4 Ultimate. This effect can occur once every 8 seconds.
Flourish
Flourish
22 I Increases your Magicka Recovery and Stamina Recovery by 6% if an Animal Companionability is slotted.
36 II Increases your Magicka Recovery and Stamina Recovery by 12% if an Animal Companion ability is slotted.
Advanced Species
Advanced Species
39 I Increases your Damage Done by 1% for each Animal Companion ability slotted.
50 II Increases your Damage Done by 2% for each Animal Companion ability slotted.

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