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Mage Class Changes in Patch 9.1 Build 38312

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An overview of Mage changes that went live in the first 9.1 build.

Mage

Fire

  • Flamestrike Flamestrike - Calls down a pillar of fire, burning all enemies within the area for [ 60.84% 54.76% of Spell Power ] Fire damage and reducing their movement speed by 20% for 8 sec.
  • Flame Patch Flame Patch (Level 45 Talent) - Flamestrike leaves behind a patch of flames which burns enemies within it for [ 48% 43.2% of Spell Power ] Fire damage over 8 sec.
  • Kindling Kindling (Level 50 Talent) - Your Fireball, Pyroblast, Fire Blast, and Phoenix Flames critical strikes reduce the remaining cooldown on Combustion by 1.5 1.0 sec.

Legendary Powers

  • Harmonic Echo Harmonic Echo (NEW) -Damage dealt to enemies affected by Radiant Spark's vulnerability echo to 4 nearby enemies for 25% of the damage dealt.
  • Death's Fathom Death's Fathom (NEW) - Your Fireball, Frostbolt, and Arcane Blast have a chance to grant Deathborne for 8 sec. While in the form of a skeletal mage the spell damage granted is increased by 1% for each enemy hit by Fireball, Frostbolt and Arcane Blast.
  • Sinful Delight Sinful Delight (NEW) - Consuming Clearcast (Arcane) / a Fire Blast charge (Fire) / Brain Freeze (Frost) reduces Mirrors of Torment cooldown by 3 sec. If Mirrors of Torment is dispelled the cooldown is reduced by 45 sec.

PvP Talents

  • World in Flames World in Flames Reduces the cast time of Flamestrike by 1.5 sec, and increases its damage by 20%.  Flamestrike reduces the cast time of Flamestrike by 50% and increases its damage by 30% for 3 sec.
  • Controlled Burn Controlled Burn Ignite deals its full damage 100% faster, but no longer spreads to nearby enemies unless Combustion is active. Ignite deals 100% more damage while Combustion is not active.
  • Burst of Cold Burst of Cold - Your Frost Nova instantly resets the cooldown of your Cone of Cold and increases its damage by 400% 600% for 6 sec.
  • Kleptomania Kleptomania Spellsteal now has a 30 sec cooldown, but steals all spells from the target. Spellsteal steals all spells from the target, now has a 30 sec cooldown and costs 300% more mana.
  • Deep Shatter Deep Shatter - Your Frostbolt deals 150% 75% additional damage to Frozen targets.
  • Arcanosphere Arcanosphere (NEW) - Builds a sphere of Arcane energy, gaining power over 4 sec. Upon release, the sphere passes through any barriers, knocking enemies back and dealing up to [ 480% of Spell Power ] Arcane damage. (60 yd range, 4 sec cast, 45 sec cooldown)
  • Ring of Fire Ring of Fire (NEW) - Summons a Ring of Fire for 8 sec at the target location. Enemies entering the ring burn for 24% of their total health over 6 sec. (30 yd range, Costs 2.5% of Base Mana, 2 sec cast, 30 sec cooldown)
  • Ice Wall Ice Wall (NEW) - Conjures an Ice Wall 30 yards long that obstructs line of sight. The wall has 40% of your maximum health and lasts up to 15 sec. (30 yd range, 1.5 sec cast, 1.5 min cooldown)

Here is how Ice Wall Ice Wall looks in the game. Image courtesy of Frijid.

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