Solo Magicka Templar ESO Build

UPDATED FOR BLACKWOOD

Solar Glory- A Magicka Templar Build

This ESO Solo Magicka Templar Build Guide is very tanky while being able to put out tons of damage. This build is perfect for doing evertyhing from relaxing questing to the sweatiest, toughest, veteran content in the game! It handled both Veteran Vateshran Hallows and Veteran Maelstrom Arena with ease! In this solo magicka templar build we will discuss the following:

  1. Overview
    • Race
    • Mundus
    • Attributes
    • Consumables
    • Vampire / Werewolf
  2. Gear
  3. Skills
  4. Rotation
  5. Passives
  6. Champion Points
  7. Parse Time

OVERVIEW

  • Race: High Elf, Khajiit, Dark Elf, or Breton
    • Breton is great for its Sustain, Or the others for damage. For other great alternatives visit our race guide here!
  • Mundus: Shadow
  • Attributes:
    • Magicka: 64
    • Health: 0
    • Stamina: 0
  • Consumables
    • Food: Ghastly Eye Bowl (preferred) or Witchmothers Potent Brew if you need more health

GEAR

In this section, we will go over the veteran and beginner gear for the solo Magicka Templar DPS build.

Feel free to use False God’s for sustain, or Medusa for free Minor Force!

First with Ring of the Pale Order

SLOTSETWEIGHTTRAITENCHANTMENT
HeadSlimecrawHeavyDivinesMagicka
ShoulderBurning Spell Weave LightDivinesMagicka
ChestMother’s SorrowLightDivinesMagicka
BeltMother’s SorrowLight Divines Magicka
ShoesMother’s SorrowLight Divines Magicka
HandsMother’s SorrowLight DivinesMagicka
PantsMother’s SorrowLight Divines Magicka
NecklaceBurning SpellweaveJewelryBloodthirstySpell Damage
Ring 1Burning SpellweaveJewelry BloodthirstySpell Damage
Ring 2Ring of the Pale OrderJewelry Bloodthirsty Spell Damage
Weapon 1Burning SpellweaveInferno
Staff
PreciseFire Enchant
Weapon 2MaelstromInferno StaffInfusedWeapon Damage Enchantment

  • Slimecraw is dropped in Wayrest I (dungeon)
  • Burning Spellweave is dropped in City of Ash 1 (dungeon)
  • Mother’s Sorrow drops in Deshaan (world bosses, delve bosses, public dungeon bosses, chests)
  • Optional – False Gods is dropped in Sunspire (Trial)
  • Optional – Medusa drops in Arx Corinium (dungeon)

No Pale Order

SLOTSETWEIGHTTRAITENCHANTMENT
HeadIceheartHeavyDivinesMagicka
ShoulderIceheartLightDivinesMagicka
ChestMother’s SorrowLightDivinesMagicka
BeltMother’s SorrowLight Divines Magicka
ShoesMother’s SorrowLight Divines Magicka
HandsMother’s SorrowLight DivinesMagicka
PantsMother’s SorrowLight Divines Magicka
NecklaceBurning SpellweaveJewelryBloodthirstySpell Damage
Ring 1Burning SpellweaveJewelry BloodthirstySpell Damage
Ring 2Burning SpellweaveJewelry Bloodthirsty Spell Damage
Weapon 1Burning SpellweaveInferno
Staff
PreciseFire Enchant
Weapon 2MaelstromInferno StaffInfusedWeapon Damage Enchantment

  • Burning Spellweave is dropped in City of Ash 1 (dungeon)
  • Iceheart is dropped in Direfrost Keep (dungeon)
  • Mother’s Sorrow drops in Deshaan (world bosses, delve bosses, public dungeon bosses, chests)
  • Optional – False Gods is dropped in Sunspire (Trial)
  • Optional – Medusa drops in Arx Corinium (dungeon)

STARTER GEAR

SLOTSETWEIGHTTRAITENCHANTMENT
HeadSlimecrawLightDivinesMagicka
ShoulderSlimecrawLightDivinesMagicka
ChestMother’s SorrowLightDivinesMagicka
BeltMother’s SorrowLight Divines Magicka
ShoesMother’s SorrowLight Divines Magicka
HandsMother’s SorrowLight DivinesMagicka
PantsMother’s SorrowLightDivines Magicka
NecklaceJulianosJewelryBloodthirstySpell Damage
Ring 1JulianosJewelry BloodthirstySpell Damage
Ring 2JulianosJewelry Bloodthirsty Spell Damage
Weapon 1JulianosInferno
Staff
PreciseFire Enchant
Weapon 2JulianosInferno StaffInfusedWeapon Damage Enchantment

  • Slimecraw drops in Wayrest I(dungeon)
  • Julianos is Crafted
  • Mother’s Sorrow drops in Deshaan (public dungeon, chests, bosses)
  • Ring of the Pale Order <—-Guide on how to find!

SKILLS

Mystic OrbPuncturing SweepRadiant GloryDampen MagickaInner LightShooting Star
ESO Skills Mystic OrbESO Skills Puncturing Sweepeso skills radiant gloryeso skills dampen magicESO Skils Inner LightESO Skills Shooting Star
Unstable Wall of ElementsBlazing SpearConsuming TrapElemental DrainChanneled FocusElemental Rage
ESO Skills Unstable wall of elementsESO Skills Blazing Speareso skills consuming trapESO Skills Elemental DrainESO Skills Channeled Focuseso skills elemental rage


Honorable Mentions:
we do not use shooting star, it is slotted simply to buff the front bar. You can put elemental rage on the front bar until you unlock shooting star.
ESO Skills Shooting Star

Can use Harness Magicka instead of Dampen Magicka if you need the sustain


SKILL LINEAGE

(not necessarily in the order above)

SKILL (MORPH)BASE ABILITYSKILL TREE
ESO Skills Blazing Spear Blazing SpearEso Skills Spear Shards Spear ShardsTemplar > Aedric Spear
ESO Skills Puncturing Sweep Puncturing SweepEso Skills Puncturing Strikes Puncturing StrikesTemplar > Aedric Spear
eso skills radiant glory Radiant GloryEso Skills Radiant Destruction Radiant DestructionTemplar > Dawn’s Wrath
ESO Skills Mystic Orb Mystic OrbESO Skills Necrotic Orb Necrotic OrbGuild > Undaunted
eso skills dampen magic Dampen MagickaESO Skills Annulment AnnulmentArmor > Light Armor >
ESO Skills Shooting Star Shooting StarESO Skills Meteor MeteorGuild > Mages
ESO Skills Unstable wall of elements Unstable Wall of ElementsESO Skills Wall of Elements Wall of ElementsWeapon > Destruction Staff
eso skills consuming trap Consuming Trap eso skills soul trap Soul Trap World > Soul Magic
ESO Skills Barbed Trap Barbed Trap (OPTIONAL) Trap BeastGuild > Fighters Guild
ESO Skills Elemental Drain Elemental DrainESO Skills Weakness to Elements Weakness to ElementsWeapon > Destruction Staff
ESO Skills Channeled Focus Channeled FocusEso Skills Rune Focus Rune FocusTemplar > Restoring light
eso skills elemental rage Elemental Rageelemental storm Elemental StormWeapon> Destruction Staff

ROTATION

  • Back Bar
    Apply your debuff (Ele Drain) and Dots on your back bar
    ESO Skills Elemental Drain > ESO Skills Channeled Focus > ESO Skills Unstable wall of elements > ESO Skills Blazing Spear > eso skills consuming trap

  • Front Bar
    Mystic Orb > barbed trap > Puncturing Sweep until dots or buffs drop then replace those as necessary. Puncturing sweep any time all dots and buffs are up!
    ESO Skills Mystic Orb > ESO Skills Puncturing Sweep

  • EXECUTE: 25%
    Radiant Glory replaces Puncturing Sweep
    eso skills radiant glory

PASSIVES

  • CLASS
    • All passives
  • WEAPON
    • Staff: All Passives
  • ARMOR
    • Light Armor: All
    • Medium Armor: Only if wearing medium
    • Heavy Armor: All
  • GUILDS
    • Mages Guild: All Passives
    • Undaunted Guild: All Passives
    • Racial: All Passives
  • Alchemy: Medicinal Use

CHAMPION POINTS

In this section, we will go over the solo Magicka Templar champion point setup.

Warfare Tree

CP LevelPerkPoints
0-60Precision20
60-210Fighting Finesse (slot)50
210-270Piercing20
270-420Biting Aura (slot)50
420-570Master at Arms(slot)50
570-720Thaumaturge(slot)50
720-780Eldritch Insight20
780-810Quick Recovery10
810-870Preparation20
870-930Flawless Ritual20
930-1020War Mage30
1020-1080Flawless Ritual20
1080-1140Elemental Aegis20
1140-1200Hardy20
1200-1230Quick Recovery10
1230-1290Blessed20
1290-1350Tireless Discipline20
1350-1410Battle Mastery20
1410-1500Mighty30
1500-1560Battle Mastery20

Fitness Tree

CP LevelPerkPoints
0-150Boundless Vitality (slot)50
150-300Rejuvenation (slot)50
300-345Tumbling15
345-375Mystic Tenacity10
375-435Heros Vigor20
435-585Siphoning Spells (slot)50
585-735Ironclad (slot) 50
735-780Tumbling15
780-840Defiance20
840-864Hasty8
864-924Tireless Guardian20
924-1014Fortification30
1014-1038Hasty8
1038-1098Sprinter20
1098-1188Savage Defense30-
1188-1206Nimble Protector6
1206-1266Bashing Brutality20
1266-1386Mystic Tenacity40
1386-1406Piercing Gaze10
1406-1556Tempered Soul50
1556-1616Piercing Gaze20

Craft Tree

CP LevelPerkPoints
0-150Steed’s Blessing (slot)50
150-300Breakfall50
300-345Wanderer15
345-375Steadfast Enchantment10
375-465Rationer (slot)30
465-690Liquid Efficiency (slot)75
690-870Wanderer60
870-990Steadfast Enchantment40
990-1140Fortune’s Favor50
1140-1290Gilded Fingers50
1290-1380Out of Sight30
1380-1500Fleet phantom40
1500-1599Soul Reservoir33
1599-1749Treasure Hunter (slot)50
1749-1884Inspiration Boost45
1884-2034Meticulous Disassembly50
2034-2259Master Gatherer75

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