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Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build ESO

Unbroken is a powerful Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build in ESO, for Battlegrounds and open world PVP! A sturdy PVP Build with strong defense and survivability that can finish enemies with its powerful burst damage. The Build combines Weapon abilities and Dragonknight Class skills to fight one versus one but also survive against multiple enemies. Key to Unbroken’s success is your ability to generate Ultimate faster and use your Ultimate skills often, to deal damage and restore your resources.

A sturdy StamDk PVP Build in ESO, great for every type of PVP gameplay! To learn more about the Dragonknight Class, you can take a look at my Dragonknight Beginner Guide. For a Magicka Dragonknight PVP Build you can take a look at Infernum.

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ESO Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build Setup

Unbroken offers great defense and Burst damage with its skills and Sets! You can survive against multiple enemies and get the kills to assist your party! The Build is using the Gaze of Sithis Mythic Set, to further boost defense and survivability, allowing you to focus on offense and dealing damage!

HeadGaze of SithisHeavyImpenetrableMax. Stamina/Multi-Effect ( Tri-Stat )
ShouldersVelidrethMediumImpenetrableMax. Stamina
HandsHeartland ConquerorMediumImpenetrableMax. Stamina
LegsHeartland ConquerorMediumInfusedMulti-Effect ( Tri-Stat )
ChestHeartland ConquerorHeavyInfusedMulti-Effect ( Tri-Stat )
WaistHeartland ConquerorMediumImpenetrableMax. Stamina
FeetHeartland ConquerorMediumWell-FittedMax. Stamina
NecklaceShattered FateJewelInfusedWeapon Damage
RingShattered FateJewelInfusedWeapon Damage
RingShattered FateJewelInfusedWeapon Damage
Two Handed WeaponShattered FateMaulSharpenedEscapist’s Poison IX
One Hand WeaponShattered FateAny 1-Hand WeaponDefendingDrain Health Poison IX
Off HandShattered FateShieldImpenetrableMax. Stamina

Armor Sets for Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build ESO

These are the Best Armor Sets you can use with the Build. The Sets will help you maximize your damage potential by boosting your raw damage and penetration.

Skills for Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build ESO

The skills of the Build are a combination of Weapon abilities and Dragonknight Class skills! Unbroken offers great burst damage with a powerful execute skill but can also keep you alive with defensive skills and self heals. With clever use of your Ultimates you can deal massive damage to enemies, Crowd Control and restore resources!

Dizzying SwingExecutionerNoxious BreathForward MomentumResolving VigorDawnbreaker of Smiting
InvasionFossilizeHeroic SlashHardened ArmorCauterizeTake Flight
  • Dizzying Swing(Uppercut): A great offensive skill to set the enemy off balance.
  • Executioner(Reverse Slash): Powerful execute ability.
  • Noxious Breath(Fiery Breath): Debuffs the enemy and deals great poison damage.
  • Forward Momentum(Momentum): Use this skill to remove all snares from you.
  • Resolving Vigor(Vigor): Main healing ability.
  • Dawnbreaker of Smiting(Dawnbreaker): Powerful Ultimate that stuns enemies.
  • Invasion(Shield Charge): Gap closer that also stuns enemies.
  • Fossilize(Petrify): Powerful stun.
  • Heroic Slash(Low Slash): Debuffs target with Minor Maim but also helps generate Ultimate faster.
  • Hardened Armor(Spiked Armor): Valuable defensive ability that provides a Shield.
  • Cauterize(Inferno): Great passive healing.
  • Take Flight(Dragon Leap): Main offensive Ultimate.

Passive Skills for Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build ESO

Passive skills are always important for every character and can help you maximize the potential of your Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build. Try to unlock them as fast as possible, so you can become stronger faster. These are the Passive Skills you should unlock for the Stamina Dragonknight 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
  • Undaunted Passives
  • Your Racial Passives
  • Medicinal Use Passive from Alchemy to boost the effectiveness of Potions

Champion Points for Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build ESO

Below you will find the best Champion Points setup for the Build. Champion Points are disabled in Battlegrounds but will affect your Build in the CP enabled Cyrodiil or Imperial City zones. 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: Deadly Aim, Master-at-Arms, Wrathful Strikes, Ironclad
  • Passive: Tireless Discipline, Piercing, Battle Mastery, Mighty, Quick Recovery, Hardy, Elemental Aegis, Preparation, Precision, Blessed, Eldritch Insight


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

Food and Potions for StamDk PVP Build

Orzorga’s Smoked Bear Haunch or Artaeum Takeaway Broth is the Best Food for the Build while Essence of Immovability(Stamina version) is the best option as Potions.

Poisons for Stamdk PVP Build ESO

Escapist’s Poison IX and Drain Health Poison IX are the Best Poisons for the Build. For the best Potions and Poisons Recipes you can take a look at my Alchemy Guide!

Info for StamDk PVP Build

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

Attribute Points

All points to Stamina.

Mundus Stone

The Warrior for the best Weapon Damage possible.

What Race is best for Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build

The Best Race for the Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build in ESO is Imperial. Redguard, Orc and Dark Elf are nice alternative Races you can use for a PVP Build. Any Race with Stamina 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 Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build ESO

Activate your Hardened Armor, Forward Momentum and Cauterize before you start fighting. Close the distance to your target with Invasion and stun them. You can use Fossilize as an alternate stun. Cast Noxious Breath and Heroic Slash to debuff enemies and increase your Ultimate generation. Dizzying Swing is great to hurt enemies and set them off balance. Finally use Executioner on low health enemies to finish them. If you are in trouble, Forward Momentum can help you escape. Heal yourself with Resolving Vigor. Use your Ultimates when ready to hurt your enemies but to also restore your resources.

ESO Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build Summary

Unbroken is a powerful Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build for almost every type of PVP gameplay, from Battlegrounds to Open World! The Build offers great Burst damage, crowd control capabilities, defense and self heals, thanks to a combination of Weapon and Dragonknight Class abilities. To maximize your potential in PVP, use your Ultimates often to deal damage, immobilize enemies and restore resources. A Sturdy Stamdk PVP Build that can fight one versus one or against multiple enemies with success!

FAQ – Stamina Dragonknight PVP Build

Is Stamina Dragonknight good for PVP?

Stamina Dragonknight is a sturdy Class with great burst damage for PVP in ESO! A great option to defend objectives and fight outnumbered. Sustain can be tricky but thanks to Ultimate abilities it is easy to restore your resources.

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