Armor Skills

Elder Scrolls Online Armor Skills Guide

ESO Armor

Different Armor pieces can have different traits and bonuses applied/attached to them when dropped by enemies or from crafting. They can also be crafted with set bonuses at Special Crafting Stations.

ESO Armor Skills Guide:

  • Light Armor Skills Focus on Spell Damage, Spell Resistance and Magicka Cost
  • Medium Armor Skills Focus on Dodge, Sneak, Agility and Critical
  • Heavy Armor Skills Focus on Blocking, Resistance, Armor and Health

Armor Trait Gems and Effects: (Used to enhance Armor)

AlmandineAlmandine (Well Fitted) BloodstoneBloodstone (Infused) DiamondDiamond (Impenetrable) EmeraldEmerald (Training) GarnetGarnet (Exploration) QuartzQuartz (Sturdy) SapphireSapphire (Divines) SardonyxSardonyx (Reinforced)

Elder Scrolls Online Light, Medium and Heavy Armor Skill Tree Overview

Jute Robe Daedric LT ArmorLIGHT ARMOR

Flax Jack Bosmer Med. ArmorMEDIUM ARMOR

Dwarven-Steel Cuirass Khajiit Heavy ArmorHEAVY ARMOR

AnnulementAnnulment

Cast Time: Instant / Self
Cost: 60 Magicka
Create damage shield for 20 seconds.-50% damage from spells while shield holds.
Annulment Morphs:
Dampen Magicka: Increases shield 3% for each light armor equipped.(6% rank IV)

Harness Magicka: Restores magicka 3%(6% rank IV) on pieces of light armor equipped.

Evasion - EludeEvasion

Cast Time: Instant / Self
Cost: 56 Stamina
+15% dodge chance for 17 seconds. (20 sec. rank IV)

Evasion Morphs:

Shuffle: +3 seconds to duration, remove 1 snare per armor piece.
Elude: +3 seconds to duration, +1% dodge per armor piece.

ImmovableImmovable

Cast Time: Instant / Self
Cost: 56 Stamina
+17(+20 rank IV) armor and spell resistance for 8 seconds.
Immune to knockback and disabling effects for duration.

Immovable Morphs:

Immovable Brute: Increased melee damage by 1% for each piece of heavy armor equipped.
Unstoppable: Increased duration 5% for each piece of heavy armor.

EvocationEvocation

-1% spell cost per piece of equipped Light Armor.
-2% rank 2
-3% rank 3

DexterityDexterity

+1% critical strike chance for physical attacks per piece of equipped Medium Armor.
+2% chance
+3% chance

ResolveResolve

Increases armor 1% per piece of Heavy Armor.
Increases base spell resistance 1% per piece.
+2%
+3%

RecoveryRecovery

+2%(+4% rank 2) magicka regeneration per piece of equipped Light Armor.

Wind WalkerWind Walker

+2%(+4 R 2) stamina regeneration per piece of equipped Medium Armor.

ConstitutionConstitution

+2% and +4% health regeneration per piece of equipped Heavy Armor.

Spell WardingSpell Warding

+4%(8% rank 2) base spell resistance per piece of equipped Light Armor.

Improved SneakImproved Sneak

-3% sneak detection area per piece of Medium Armor.(-5% R2)
-4%(7% R2) cost of sneaking per piece of Medium Armor.

JuggernautJuggernaut

+0.5% and +1% melee attack power per piece of equipped Heavy Armor.

ProdigyProdigy

With 5+ pieces LtArmor
5% critical chance for spells.
10% chance rank 2

AgilityAgility

With a full set (5+ pieces) of medium armor…+5% attack speed.
+10% Rank 2

BracingBracing

With a full set (5+ pieces) of heavy armor…-10% cost for blocking.
-20% Rank 2

ConcentrationConcentration

Spells ignore 3% of enemy spell resistance per piece of equipped Light Armor.
6% rank 2

AthleticsAthletics

+2% sprint speed per piece of Medium Armor.
-2% stamina cost of roll dodge per piece of Medium Armor. (Both 4% Rank 2)

Rapid MendingRapid Mending

+0.5% and +1% healing received per piece of equipped Heavy Armor.

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