Mage Class Changes in Patch 9.0.5

Last updated on Mar 08, 2021 at 18:50 by Stan 15 comments

On this page, you will find a list of all Mage class changes coming in Patch 9.0.5.


Mage Covenant Ability Changes

  • Radiant Spark Icon Radiant Spark (Kyrian) damage increased by 20%.
  • Deathborne Icon Deathborne (Necrolord) duration increased to 25 seconds (was 20 seconds) and Spell Power buff increased to 15% (was 10%).
  • Mirrors of Torment Icon Mirrors of Torment (Venthyr)
    • Arcane: Now grants a stack of Clearcasting when a mirror is consumed (was mana).
    • Fire: Fire Blast Icon Fire Blast cooldown reduction increased to 6 seconds (was 4 seconds).

Mage Legendary Power Changes

In this section, we list all Mage Legendary Power changes that went live in Patch 9.0.5.


General Legendary Powers

  • Disciplinary Command Icon Disciplinary Command increases Critical Strike damage by 20% (was 15%).
  • Expanded Potential Icon Expanded Potential procs per minute increased to 2 (was 1.66).

Arcane Mage Legendary Powers

  • Arcane Harmony Icon Arcane Harmony damage per stack increased to 8% (was 7%) and the effect stacks up to 18 times (was 15).

Fire Mage Legendary Powers

  • Molten Skyfall Icon Molten Skyfall now calls down a Meteor Icon Meteor after casting 18 Fireball Icon Fireballs or Pyroblast Icon Pyroblasts (was 25).
  • Sun King's Blessing Icon Sun King's Blessing now requires consuming 8 Hot Streak Icon Hot Streaks (was 12) and grants Combustion Icon Combustion for 6 seconds (was 5 seconds).

Frost Mage Legendary Powers

  • Cold Front Icon Cold Front now calls down a Frozen Orb Icon Frozen Orb after casting 30 Frostbolt Icon Frostbolts or Flurries (was 60).
  • Freezing Winds Icon Freezing Winds now triggers Fingers of Frost Icon Fingers of Frost every 2 seconds (was 3 seconds).

PvP Talent Changes

  • Ice Form Icon Ice Form is no longer on the global cooldown to match Icy Veins Icon Icy Veins, the ability it replaces.
  • Icy Propulsion Icon Icy Propulsion Conduit now correctly functions with Ice Form Icon Ice Form (PvP Talent).
  • Nether Precision Icon Nether Precision and Arcane Prodigy Icon Arcane Prodigy Conduits now correctly function with Arcane Empowerment Icon Arcane Empowerment (PvP Talent).

Mage Anima Power Changes

  • New Anima Power: Gravity Dynamo — Knocking, Rooting, or Incapacitating enemies grants you 50% extra damage to Fire, Arcane, and Frost spells for 8 seconds.
  • New Anima Power: Chronomancer’s Hourglass — During Alter Time Icon Alter Time, you and your Mirror Images gain Time Warp Icon Time Warp.
  • New Anima Power: Sorceror’s Frozen Soul — Ice Block Icon Ice Block has no cooldown.
  • New Anima Power: Incanter’s Ward — Damage absorbed by your Barriers grants up to 20% increased Intellect, based on the amount absorbed.
  • New Anima Power: Eldritch Teachings — Pyroblast Icon Pyroblast, Flurry Icon Flurry, and Arcane Barrage Icon Arcane Barrage damage increased by 25%.
  • Dimensional Blade Icon Dimensional Blade now grants 3 charges of Blink Icon Blink (was refreshes Blink cooldown).
  • Sapphire Prism Icon Sapphire Prism now summons 2 additional Mirror Images per stack (was 1).
  • Creeping Freeze Icon Creeping Freeze now functions without Everwarm Socks, and can now be acquired at any time.
  • Lingering Torments Icon Lingering Torments (Venthyr) increases damage of Mirrors of Torment Icon Mirrors of Torment by 50% (was 10%).
  • Malevolence Icon Malevolence (Venthyr) now causes Mirrors of Torment Icon Mirrors of Torment’s cooldown to reset if the target dies while afflicted (was: Mirror damage had to be the killing blow).

The following Anima Powers have been removed: Maldo's Enchanted Cane Icon Maldo's Enchanted Cane, Polymorbid Rat Liver Icon Polymorbid Rat Liver, Tome of Zoomancy Icon Tome of Zoomancy, Alluring Cheese Icon Alluring Cheese.


More Patch 9.0.5 Class Changes

You can find other Patch 9.0.5 class changes linked below.



  • 08 Mar. 2021: Updated for Patch 9.0.5 release.
  • 26 Feb. 2021: Updated for Build 37705.
  • 21 Feb. 2021: Guide added.
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