Cast Time Instant(6s)
Range 28m range
Cost 1890 Magicka

Summon an expanding beam of pure sunlight to doom an enemy, dealing 410 Magic Damage to them and copying all their damage taken for 6 seconds and releasing 20% of it as additional Magic Damage to them.

Maximum damage: 4774

Backlash is a Skill in Elder Scroll Online. This Skill is part is found in the Dawn's Wrath Skill Line and can be unlocked by gaining experience while having a Skill from that Line on your active Skill Bar. Skills can be reset at Rededication Shrines found in the capital cities of each ESO faction, for a tidy sum of gold.



Backlash Morphs

This Skill can be morphed into two different versions:


Purifying LightPurifying LightWhen the effect ends, a pool of sunlight remains attached to the enemy, healing nearby allies.


 Power of the Light.png
Power of the LightConverts to a Stamina ability and deals Physical Damage. Also applies Minor Fracture and Minor Breach to the enemy, reducing their Physical and Spell Resistance.



Champion Points That Affect Backlash


Equipment Sets That Affect Backlash



Notes & Other Useful Information

  • Damage listed in infobox is base damage of a CP 160 with zero CP spent, zero Attribute Points used and zero Skills taken at Rank IV.
  • Skill Type: Active
  • Unlocked at Dawn's Wrath Rank 20


Dawn's Wrath Skills
Dark Flare  ♦  Eclipse  ♦  Enduring Rays  ♦  Illuminate  ♦  Nova  ♦  Power of the Light  ♦  Prism  ♦  Purifying Light  ♦  Radiant Destruction  ♦  Radiant Glory  ♦  Radiant Oppresion  ♦  Radiant Oppression  ♦  Reflective Light  ♦  Restoring Spirit  ♦  Solar Barrage  ♦  Solar Disturbance  ♦  Solar Flare  ♦  Solar Prison  ♦  Sun Fire  ♦  Total Dark  ♦  Unstable Core  ♦  Vampire's Bane




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