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Magicka Templar PVP

Valkyrie is a Magicka Templar PVP Build in ESO that combines strong DOT and AOE Burst Damage. The build has several tools to heal and buff yourself and your group, debuff and destroy your enemies. Thanks to the Templar’s Abilities, Valkyrie can be an asset to your group with its numerous support skills. The build is designed for Battlegrounds and Open World PVP and can work as both a Damage Dealer or Healer! A support Magplar PVP Build! If you are a new player, you can take a look at my Templar Beginner Guide. If you are looking for a Stamina Templar PVP Build, take a look at my Divine Wrath. You can find more Builds in the Templar Builds page.

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Magicka Templar PVP Build Setup

The Build is utilizing the Gaze of Sithis Mythic Set, a superb Defensive item that makes it easier to survive and deliver your damage! Some good alternative Sets you can use include:

  • Wrath of Elements
  • Concentrated Force
HeadGaze of SithisHeavyImpenetrable/InfusedMulti-Effect ( Tri-Stat )
ShouldersBalorghLightImpenetrableMax. Magicka
HandsArmor of the TraineeLightImpenetrableMax. Magicka
LegsArmor of the TraineeLightImpenetrable/InfusedMulti-Effect ( Tri-Stat )
ChestHeartland ConquerorMediumImpenetrable/InfusedMulti-Effect ( Tri-Stat )
WaistHeartland ConquerorLightImpenetrableMax. Magicka
FeetHeartland ConquerorLightImpenetrableMax. Magicka
NecklaceRallying CryJewelInfusedSpell Damage
RingRallying CryJewelInfusedSpell Damage
RingRallying CryJewelInfusedSpell Damage
StaffHeartland ConquerorFlameSharpened/ChargedEscapist's Poison IX
StaffRallying CryRestorationDefendingDrain Health Poison IX

Armor Sets for Magicka Templar PVP Build

These are the Best Armor Sets you can use with the Build. The Sets will help you maximize your damage potential and survivability!

Skills for Magicka Templar PVP Build

The following skills will help you deal great damage but also keep your group alive!

Puncturing SweepToppling ChargeRadiant OppressionHarness MagickaElemental SusceptibilityCrescent Sweep
DegenerationRadiating RegenerationPurifying LightHonor the DeadLiving DarkLight's Champion
  • Puncturing Sweep(Puncturing Strikes): Your main offensive ability. Use it to finish enemies.
  • Toppling Charge(Focused Charge): The Build’s gap closer that stuns and sets enemies off balance.
  • Radiant Oppression(Radiant Destruction): Execute ability. Use it to finish low health enemies.
  • Harness Magicka(Annulment): Shield ability, essential for your survival.
  • Elemental Susceptibility(Weakness to Elements): Powerful Debuff. Can also use Elemental Drain(Weakness to Elements) for better sustain.
  • Crescent Sweep(Radial Sweep): Primary Ultimate. Use it to deal Burst Magic Damage.
  • Degeneration(Entropy): Attack with this skill to deal strong DOT damage but also boost your Spell Damage.
  • Radiating Regeneration(Regeneration): Essential for our survival.
  • Purifying Light(Backlash): Deal extra Magic Damage and heal yourself.
  • Honor the Dead(Rushed Ceremony): Main Heal ability that also helps with Magicka sustain.
  • Living Dark(Eclipse): Self-buff that heals you and reduces enemies’ speed every time they deal direct damage to you.
  • Light’s Champion(Panacea): Our defensive Ultimate. Massive heal and a boost to Critical Damage.

Passive Skills for Magicka Templar PVP Build

Very important passive skills that can help you maximize the potential of your Magicka Templar PVP Build.

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

Champion Points for Magicka Templar PVP 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.


  • Slottable: Deadly Aim, Master-at-Arms, Wrathful Strikes/Fighting Finesse, Ironclad
  • Passive: Eldritch Insight, Piercing, Flawless Ritual, War Mage, Quick Recovery, Hardy, Elemental Aegis, Preparation, Precision, Blessed, Tireless Discipline


  • Slottable: Rationer, Liquid Efficiency, Master Gatherer, Steed’s Blessing
  • Passive: Out of Sight, Fleet Phantom, Gilded Fingers, Fortune’s Favor, Wanderer, Steadfast Enchantment


  • Slottable: Boundless Vitality, Rejuvenation, Juggernaut, Fortified
  • Passive: Sprinter, Hasty, Tireless Guardian, Hero’s Vigor, Mystic Tenacity, Tumbling, Defiance, Piercing Gaze

Consumables for Magplar PVP Build

We are using Clockwork Citrus Filet/Witchmother’s Potent Brew as food and Essence of Immovability as Potions.

Escapist’s Poison IX and Drain Health Poison IX as Poisons.

For Potions and Poisons Recipes you can take a look at my Alchemy Guide!

Info for Magicka Templar PVP Build

Several important info for the Magplar PVP 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 Apprentice for better Spell Damage or the Atronach for better Magicka Recovery.

What Race is Best for Magicka Templar PVP Build

High Elf – Dark Elf – Breton is the best Race for the 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 Magicka Templar PVP Build

Apply Living Dark, Elemental Susceptibility and start the fight with Degeneration to boost your Spell Damage. Continue with Purifying Light. Close the distance with Toppling Charge and finish the enemy with Puncturing Sweep. Use Radiant Oppression to execute low health enemies. Harness Magicka to shield yourself, Radiating Regeneration and Honor the Dead to heal yourself and your group. Crescent Sweep is a good offensive Ultimate, especially against multiple enemies. Light’s Champion is the Build’s main Ultimate. A strong heal that can also buff your group.

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FAQ – Magicka Templar PVP Build

Is Magicka Templar good for PVP in ESO?

The Magicka Templar is a nice support Class for PVP in ESO! Can deal good damage and offer valuable heals and support spells to your group!

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