This Heavy Armor Based Magicka DK build brings back the former power of the Original old-school Dragonknights.

Build Video

Ability Bar 1 (One Hand + Shield):

1. Burning Embers

2. Lava whip (any morph)

3. Shield Charge (any morph)

4. Reflective Scales (any  morph)

5. Burning Talons

Ult: Dragon Leap (any morph) or Dawnbreaker of Smiting

Ability Bar 2 (Restoration Staff or One Hand + Shield):

1. Open - (Harness, Fossilize, Proximity Detonation, Inhale)

2. Structured Entropy

3. Mist Form

4. Igneous Shield

5. Coagulating Blood

Ult: Devouring Swarm


Armor Sets:

4x Magnus (4 Body)

2x Engine Guardian or Blood Spawn

4x Healer (3x Jewlery + 1 Body)

2x Torugs Pact (sword + shield)


Alternate Sets:

5x Magnus (5 body)

2x Cyrodiil Light Rings

2x Blood Spawn

3x Potentate (Necklace + Sword and Shield)

2x Torugs Pact (sword + shield)


Races (my top 3):

Dark Elf (Max magicka + Fire Damage)

High Elf (Magicka Regen + Max Magicka + Elemental Damage)

Imperial (Max Health + Max Stam)


PvP videos showcasing the Build in action!

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