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ESO Dragonknight Healer Build – Firebreath

Dragonknight Healer

Firebreath is a Magicka Dragonknight Healer PVE Build with insane Magicka Recovery, strong Spell Damage and high Magicka pool. The Build is using a combination of Restoration Staff and Dragonknight Skills to heal effectively and keep your group alive. A flexible Dragonknight Healer Build for Dungeons and Trials.

If you are a new player, you can take a look at my Dragonknight Beginner Guide. If you are looking for a Solo PVE Build for Arenas like the Maelstrom Arena and Vateshran Hollows, take a look at my Magicka Dragonknight Solo Build.

You can find more Builds in the Dragonknight Builds page.

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Dragonknight Healer Build Setup

The following Setup will allow you to heal successfully your group and keep everyone alive! Some great alternative Sets you can use include Symphony of Blades, Spell Power Cure, Jorvuld’s Guidance, Hollowfang Thirst.

PieceSetTypeTraitEnchantment
HeadSentinel of RkugamzHeavyDivinesMax. Magicka
ShouldersSentinel of RkugamzMediumDivinesMax. Magicka
Hands(Perfected)Vestment of OlorimeLightDivinesMax. Magicka
Legs(Perfected)Vestment of OlorimeLightDivinesMax.Magicka
Chest(Perfected)Vestment of OlorimeLightDivinesMax. Magicka
Waist(Perfected)Vestment of OlorimeLightDivinesMax. Magicka
Feet(Perfected)Vestment of OlorimeLightDivinesMax. Magicka
Necklace(Perfected)Stone-Talker’s OathJewelArcaneSpell Damage/Magicka Recovery
Ring(Perfected)Stone-Talker’s OathJewelArcaneSpell Damage/Magicka Recovery
Ring(Perfected)Stone-Talker’s OathJewelArcaneSpell Damage/Magicka Recovery
Staff(Perfected)Stone-Talker’s OathRestorationPoweredAbsorb Magicka
Staff(Perfected)Stone-Talker’s OathFrost/LightningChargedFrost/Shock Damage

Armor Sets for Dragonknight Healer Build

Skills for Dragonknight Healer Build

The following Skills will help you heal your group effectively!

 Front BarBack Bar
Skill 1Combat PrayerCinder Storm
Skill 2Illustrious HealingUnstable Wall of Elements
Skill 3Radiating RegenerationFragmented Shield
Skill 4Obsidian ShardCauterize
Skill 5Energy OrbElemental Drain
Ultimate SkillLight's ChampionAggressive Horn
  • Combat Prayer(Blessing of Protection): One of our heal/buff spells. Use it to buff your group’s damage and resistances.
  • Illustrious Healing(Grand Healing): Our main heal spell. A direct and over time heal that you should always have up.
  • Radiating Regeneration(Regeneration): Another good heal/support spell that you should always have up.
  • Obsidian Shard(Stonefist): Emergency Healing that can also deal damage.
  • Energy Orb(Necrotic Orb): Super helpful when dealing with strong enemies. Works as an additional synergy for your tank as well.
  • Light’s Champion(Panacea): One of our Ultimates. Massive heal and a boost to Critical Damage.
  • Cinder Storm(Ash Cloud): AOE Healing skill that can Crowd Control enemies as well.
  • Unstable Wall of Elements(Wall of Elements): Great AOE damage skill to assist our group.
  • Fragmented Shield(Obsidian Shield): Damage Shield Ability that also boosts your Healing Done.
  • Cauterize(Inferno): Increases Spell Critical and heals us.
  • Elemental Drain(Weakness to Elements): Debuffs the enemies with Major Breach and returns magicka to us thanks to its minor magickasteal effect.
  • Aggressive Horn(War Horn): Use this mostly against strong enemies, Bosses, to help your team with more damage.

Passive Skills for Dragonknight Healer Build

Very important passive skills that can help you maximize the potential of your Dragonknight Healer Build.

  • All Passive Skills from your Class’ Lines
  • All Passive Skills from Weapon Lines you are using
  • All Passive Skills from Armor Lines you are using
  • Passive Abilities from Guild lines(Fighters Guild, Mages Guild, Psijic Order) that affect your skills/Build
  • Undaunted Passives
  • Your Racial Passives
  • Medicinal Use Passive from Alchemy to boost the effectiveness of Potions

Champion Points for Dragonknight Healer Build

Below you will find the best Champion Points setup for the Build. If you would like to learn more about Champion Points and how they work, you can read my ESO Champion Points Guide.

Warfare

Slottable Stars: Swift Renewal, Soothing Tide, Fighting Finesse, Enlivening Overflow

Passive: Eldritch Insight, Blessed, Piercing, Flawless Ritual, War Mage, Quick Recovery, Hardy, Elemental Aegis, Preparation, Tireless Discipline, Precision

Craft

Slottable Stars: Rationer, Liquid Efficiency, Master Gatherer, Plentiful Harvest

Passive: Gilded Fingers, Fortune’s Favor, Wanderer, Steadfast Enchantment, Treasure Hunter(slottable, required for path)

Fitness

Slottable Stars: Siphoning Spells, Strategic Reserve, Rejuvenation, Boundless Vitality

Passive: Sprinter, Hasty, Tireless Guardian, Hero’s Vigor, Mystic Tenacity, Tumbling, Defiance

Consumables for Dragonknight Healer Build

We are using Clockwork Citrus Filet as food and Essence of Spell Power/Essence of Magicka as Potions.

Info for Dragonknight Healer Build

Several important info for the Dragonknight Healer PVE Build. What Mundus to use, the best race for the build and how to assign your attribute points.

Attribute Points

All points to Magicka.

Mundus Stone

The Atronach for better Magicka Recovery or The Apprentice for stronger heals.

What Race is Best for Dragonknight Healer Build

Argonian – High Elf – Breton is the best race for a Healer Build. Any Race with Magicka bonuses can work well though. You can find more about the playable races in my ESO Race Guide!

Vampire or Werewolf

Neither is necessary.

Rotation for Dragonknight Healer Build

Buff yourself with Cauterize, apply Elemental Drain and use Fragmented Shield to boost your Healing Done. Attack with Unstable Wall of Elements, Cinder Storm to assist your group. Place Illustrious Healing and throw an Energy Orb. Buff and Heal your group with Combat Prayer, Radiating Regeneration.

Assist with Obsidian Shard and use your Ultimates when ready to heal/buff your group and restore resources.

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