Reliable Necromancer Healer Build for ESO – Shaman

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Necromancer Healer Build ESO

Shaman is a Reliable Necromancer Healer build for every type of ESO PVE Gameplay! The Build is using spirits and the power of death to support your party and keep your allies alive. With Strong heals and an insane Magicka Recovery, Shaman can help you survive against every opponent and clear even the hardest Group content! Shaman can heal, buff your group and bring allies back to life if necessary, with the Necromancer’s powerful Reanimate Ultimate and morphs.

A flexible and reliable Necromancer Healer Build for Dungeons and Trials in ESO! To learn more about the Necromancer Class, you can take a look at my Necromancer Beginner Guide. To challenge yourself in harder Solo Content, you can take a look at my Magicka Necromancer Solo Build.

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Best Necromancer Healer Build Setup ESO

The following Setup will help you maximize your heal potential but also support your party effectively! The Sets of the Build buff your party’s Damage but also debuff enemies. Good alternative Sets include:

HeadSentinel of RkugamzHeavyDivinesMax. Magicka
ShouldersSentinel of RkugamzMediumDivinesMax. Magicka
HandsSpell Power CureLightDivinesMax. Magicka
LegsSpell Power CureLightDivinesMax.Magicka
ChestSpell Power CureLightDivinesMax. Magicka
WaistSpell Power CureLightDivinesMax. Magicka
FeetSpell Power CureLightDivinesMax. Magicka
NecklaceSluthrug’s HungerJewelArcaneSpell Damage/Magicka Recovery
RingSluthrug’s HungerJewelArcaneSpell Damage/Magicka Recovery
RingSluthrug’s HungerJewelArcaneSpell Damage/Magicka Recovery
StaffSluthrug’s HungerRestorationPoweredAbsorb Magicka
StaffSluthrug’s HungerFrost/LightningChargedFrost/Shock Damage

Best Armor Sets for Necromancer Healer Build ESO

These are the Best Armor Sets you can use with the Necromancer Healer PVE Build and a few good alternative options.

Best Skills for Necromancer Healer Build ESO

The following Skills offer superb healing, support and can also bring fallen allies back to life immediately! The Necromancer is an amazing Support Class that can assist with buffs and debuffs. With Shaman you can cast AOE Heals but also deal damage and assist your team.

Combat PrayerIllustrious HealingRadiating RegenerationBlood SacrificeBraided TetherAggressive Horn
Unstable Wall of ElementsRenewing UndeathElemental DrainSpirit GuardianEnergy OrbRenewing Animation

Best Passive Skills for Necromancer Healer Build ESO

Passive skills are always important for every character and can help you maximize the potential of your Necromancer Healer Build. Try to unlock them as fast as possible, so you can become stronger and tackle harder content faster. These are the Passive Skills you should unlock for the Healer Necromancer Build.

Best Champion Points for Necromancer Healer Build ESO

Below you will find the best Champion Points setup for the Build. When allocating Champion points to Slottable and Passive Stars your primary goal is to create paths! Allocate the minimum required points to stars along your path in order to reach your desired Slottable Stars faster. Once you have unlocked all Stars, start allocating more Champion Points to them to fill them out. Focus on Slottable Stars first, then Passive Stars. If you would like to learn more about Champion Points and how they work, you can read my ESO Champion Points Guide.


  • 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


  • Slottable Stars: Rationer, Liquid Efficiency, Master Gatherer, Steed’s Blessing
  • Passive: Gilded Fingers, Fortune’s Favor, Wanderer, Steadfast Enchantment, Treasure Hunter(slottable, required for path)


  • Slottable Stars: Siphoning Spells or Celerity, Fortified, Rejuvenation, Boundless Vitality
  • Passive: Sprinter, Hasty, Tireless Guardian, Hero’s Vigor, Mystic Tenacity, Tumbling, Defiance

Best Food and Potions for Necromancer Healer Build

Clockwork Citrus Filet is the Best Food for the Build while Essence of Spell Power or Essence of Magicka are the best options as Potions.

Info for Necromancer Healer Build

Several important info for the Necromancer 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 Necromancer Healer Build

The Best Race for the Necromancer Healer Build in ESO is Argonian or High Elf. Breton is a nice alternative 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.

Best Rotation for Necromancer Healer Build ESO

Apply Elemental Drain and summon your Spirit Guardian to assist with heals and mitigate incoming damage. Place Illustrious Healing and Renewing Undeath to constantly heal your group and cast Energy Orb. Heal and buff with Combat Prayer, Radiating Regeneration and assist with Unstable Wall of Elements. Use Braided Tether on corpses and Blood Sacrifice for burst heals. Finally use your Aggressive Horn in Boss fights.

Best Companion for Necromancer Healer PVE Build ESO

If you wish to play Solo with the Necromancer Healer Build, you can bring along a mighty Companion! Companions in ESO are helpful allies that can assist you in combat. Every Companion can fulfill every role in the game and help you enjoy ESO more by clearing content faster or by simply interacting with them and their charming personality! There are various Builds you can use for every available ESO Companion!

As a Healer focused character my recommendation is to bring along a DPS Companion! To find out which ESO Companion is the Best in every role you can take a look at my ESO Best Companion Guide! To further maximize the potential of your chosen Companion, you can wear the Telvanni Efficiency Set! A Crafted Set that reduces the cooldown of your Companions abilities, improving their damage and overall effects and assisting you further in combat.

ESO Necromancer Healer Build Summary

Shaman is a reliable Necromancer Healer Build in ESO, that is using spirits to heal your party and revive fallen allies! The Build offers several AOE heals and support spells that can buff your group or debuff enemies. The Necromancer is one of the best Healer Classes in ESO, with access to powerful support abilities and heals. Shaman is a strong Healer Build for players that enjoying playing with Minions and supporting their group with the Necromancer Class in ESO!

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