Overwhelming Surge is a Set in Elder Scrolls Online. It was added with the Imperial City expansion.

Overwhelming Surge Set

LEVEL 50      CHAMPION 160

(2 items) Adds 1096 Max Magicka

(3 items) Adds 129 Spell Damage

(4 items) Adds 129 Spell Damage

(5 items) When you activate a Class ability, you have a 15% chance to surround yourself with a torrent that deals 1986 Shock Damage to the closest enemy within 12 meters of you every 1 second for 6 seconds.


Overwhelming Surge Information

Type: Light Armor

Level Range: Any

Style: Ancient Elf

Enchantments: Max Magicka


(Armor & Shield) Reinforced, Well Fitted, Infused, Divines



Where to find

  • Tempest Island  (Normal and Vet)
  • Mini bosses will drop either a hand, waist, or feet set piece.
  • Bosses will drop either a chest, shoulder, head or leg set piece.
  • The final Boss of a dungeon will drop weapons or jewelry.
  • Normal mode dungeon bosses will drop blue-quality items.
  • Veteran mode dungeon bosses will drop purple-quality items.

Unique Set Pieces

Ring.pngSpeaker's Band

  • Type: Ring
  • Dropped by: Yalorasse the Speaker, Tempest Island
  • Enchantments: Reduce Spell Cost
  • Traits: Arcane

Focus.pngCommodore's Medal

  • Type: Necklace
  • Dropped by: Commodore Ohmanil, Tempest Island
  • Enchantments: Magicka Recovery
  • Traits: Arcane

Neidir's Thundering Staff

  • Type: Lightning Staff
  • Dropped by: Stormreeve Neidir, Tempest Island
  • Enchantments: Decrease Health
  • Traits: Sharpened



  • Values listed are at Legendary Champion 160
  • This set is bind-on-pickup
  • This set has Weapons of every type





Hat Ancient Elf.pngRobe Ancient Elf.pngAncient Elf Jerkin.pngBreeches Ancient Elf.pngEpaulets Ancient Elf.pngShoes Ancient Elf.pngGloves Ancient Elf.pngSash Ancient Elf.pngSword Ancient Elf.pngShield Ancient Elf.pngFocus.pngRing.png

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