There are a lot of different ways you can play DPS in the Elder Scrolls Online, with each class having its own specialties. So which type of DPS in ESO is best for you? A lot of this comes down to personal preference and familiarity, but borrowing ideas from this build guide certainly won’t hurt! In this guide, we’ll go over the best DPS classes in ESO and how to build them.

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We’ll start with the best single-target DPS (which really shines in boss fights), then move on to the best AoE DPS (which speeds up your group’s trash fights and prevents your tank from being overwhelmed). Finally, we’ll cover the best overall DPS build for high damage, versatility, and ease of use.

Let’s get started!

ESO Best Classes & Builds for DPS: The Top 5 Picks

It’s important to note that these DPS builds perform at high levels in all scenarios, not just on a parse dummy. While some of these picks can be outclassed in raw DPS when compared to parse dummy experts, that’s not how actual fights go in-game. Parsing shows how well DPS performs when all goes perfectly, but the highest levels of play aren’t usually as forgiving as the Iron Atronach.

You can always optimize your build into a glass canon, but we’ve designed these builds to deal high levels of damage without the need to wait for your teammates to resurrect you when things inevitably go south.

Let’s dive into the best single-target DPS in ESO right now, which will be the Magicka Nightblade for their strong damage and survivability.

Best Single-Target Magicka DPS Build: Magicka Nightblade

The Magblade

Best Single-Target Magicka DPS Build: Magicka Nightblade
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Race: Khajiit (Dark Elf or High Elf) | Mundus: Thief | Food: Solitude Salmon Millet Soup or equivalent (5395 health, 4936 magicka) | Attributes: 64 Magicka

What’s ESO’s best DPS class? If we had to pick one, it’d be the Nightblade. So what makes the Magicka Nightblade so strong? They deal extremely high damage over the course of the fight, with a god-tier spike during the execute phase. Their skills also have a natural health regain — when they take heavy damage, all they need to do is continue outputting damage to refill their health bar. This makes them especially useful for Veteran Trials where healers may not always be around, like the portal phase of Veteran Sunspire or Cloudrest.

For race, we suggest Khajiit for the way they synergize with the Nightblade playstyle. Nightblades focus on dealing high critical damage, and the Khajiit’s 12% increased critical damage and healing makes their execute damage even nastier when landing critical hits. Dark Elves and High Elves are close behind in terms of DPS, with other races bringing up the rear.

Skills

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SIRORIA FLAME STAFF OR DAGGERS (MAIN BAR)CRUSHING WALL FLAME STAFF (BACK BAR)
Swallow SoulUnstable Wall of Elements
ImpaleBarbed Trap
Merciless ResolveSiphoning Attacks
Mystic OrbDark Shade
DegenerationTwisting Path
Incapacitating Strike (Ult)Elemental Rage (Ult)

Magblades can sustain themselves easily with Swallow Soul, as it deals high damage and gives a portion of the damage dealt as health back. However, if you don’t need to worry about self sustaining at all, Elemental Weapon from the Psijic skill line is a good alternative.

Merciless Resolve is the skill you need to pay the most attention to other than maintaining that your ground AOEs are up at all times. It lasts for a minute, and every time you stack up five light/heavy attacks, you gain Assassin’s Will. This lets you fire off a spectral arrow that deals a huge amount of burst damage, so time it to fire right after you activate your Incapacitating Strike.

Incap gives you 20% increased damage to the target for six seconds, making your nuke from Assassin’s Will hit like a truck. Be mindful that you don’t fire Assassin’s Will when you’re in execute phase, though. When it’s ready at five stacks, you also gain 10% increased critical damage and healing, making your Impale execute deal more damage.

Build

SLOTGEARTRAIT
HeadSlimecraw (light)Divines
ShoulderMother’s SorrowDivines
ChestMother’s Sorrow Divines
LegsHarpooner’s Wading Kilt Divines
FeetMother’s Sorrow Divines
HandsMother’s Sorrow Divines
BeltMother’s Sorrow Divines
JewelryMantle of Siroria Bloodthirsty (w/ spell damage enchantment)
Weapon 1Mantle of Siroria Staff or
Mantle of Siroria Daggers
Precise (w/ flame damage enchantment)
Nirnhoned/Precise (w/ flame and poison enchantment)
Weapon 2(Perfected) Crushing WallInfused (w/ weapon damage enchantment)

Easy starting set alternative: 5 Law of Julianos (craftable), 5 Mother’s Sorrow (from Deshaan), 2 Monster Set / Willpower Set

Our first set is Mother’s Sorrow (from Deshaan) for the massive amount of critical chance it gives. Giving 2842 spell critical and 1096 magicka allows the Magblade to deal consistent crits, boosting up their DPS by quite a bit. You could opt for Bahsei’s Mania for similar levels of DPS, but it requires you to keep a low magicka pool. You may want to take off Siphoning Attacks if you opt for Bahsei’s. 

The second set is (Perfected) Mantle of Siroria (from Cloudrest) for its amazing damage, assuming you can get a solid uptime on it. After dealing direct damage with a single-target attack, a ring of fire will spawn beneath you that raises your spell damage by up to 520. As you stand in the area, you’ll gain up to ten stacks of a 52 spell damage buff, so if you aren’t able to stand in the area for the full duration, you’ll only get fractions of the total 520 spell damage you could get.

To finish off the build, the Harpooners Wading Kilt (from scrying) is essential. Similar to Siroria, it gives a very strong bonus if you can maintain its stacks. If you can’t keep it up very often, it’s better to go for a different mythic item or monster set. Slimecraw (from Wayrest Sewers 1) is the best pairing, as it provides the highest critical chance among one-piece monster set bonuses at 771. Dealing direct damage will give you stacks on the Kilt that give you 125 critical chance and 1% increased critical damage every second. 1250 critical chance and 10% increased damage will really benefit you from your Mother’s Sorrow set and Khajiit passives. If you take direct damage, you will lose five of the stacks, so it’s important that your positioning is good while wearing this. 

Champion Points (Essentials in Order)

Warfare: 20 Eldritch Insight, 20 Precision, 50 Deadly Aim (slot), 50 Master-At-Arms (slot), 20 Preparation, 50 Backstabber (slot), 20 Elemental Aegis, 20 Hardy, 20 Flawless Ritual, 30 War Mage, 50 Fighting Finesse (slot), 20 Blessed, 20 Tireless Discipline

Fitness: 20 Hero’s Vigor, 50 Boundless Vitality (slot), 50 Rejuvenation (slot), 50 Fortified (slot), 30 Tumbling, 20 Defiance, 30 Fortification, 20 Tireless Guardian, 50 Siphong Spells (slot)

Craft: 50 Steed’s Blessing (slot), 75 Liquid Efficiency (slot), 30 Rationer (slot), 50 Treasure Hunter (slot), 50 Steadfast Enchantment


Best Single-Target Stamina DPS Build: Stamina Templar

The Stamplar

Best Single-Target Stamina DPS Build: Stamina Templar
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Race: Dark Elf (or Khajiit) | Mundus: Thief | Food: Garlic Cod with Potato Crust or equivalent (5395 health, 4936 stamina) | Attributes: 64 Stamina

The Stamina Templar is currently the strongest stamina DPS variant for dishing out single-target damage throughout a fight and a top pick for ESO’s best DPS. They even have the bonus of dealing AoE damage around their target with their Biting Jabs spammable. Stamplars are also tankier than some other picks without sacrificing damage, making them strong options in Trial groups. Some higher-end Trial groups will opt for magicka over stamina, but a good Stamplar can make it into the ranks and hold their own even in a magicka-favored meta.

For race, we suggest Dark Elf for their high stamina and weapon damage stat bonuses. With an extra 1910 stamina and magicka along with 258 weapon and spell damage, Dark Elves have an easier time managing their resource pools while dealing out great damage. Khajiit is a close second, focusing more on bursts of damage with critical hits, while the other races will yield slightly lower DPS numbers. 

Skills

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DEADLY STRIKE DAGGERS (MAIN BAR)THUNDEROUS VOLLEY BOW (BACK BAR)
Biting JabsEndless Hail
Power of the LightRadiant Ward
Deadly CloakRestoring Focus
Barbed TrapRitual of Retribution
Camouflaged HunterResolving Vigor
Flawless Dawnbreaker (Ult)Toxic Barrage (Ult)

Stamplars have an easy rotation and are able to manage their resources easily. After you set yourself down and place your Restoring Focus, you’ll be much tankier with the Major Resolve and benefit from the stamina regen it provides as well.

Power of the Light is the skill you have to pay the closest attention to in between bursts of Biting Jabs. This is what gives Stamplars their strong single-target DPS, as it copies the damage you deal to a specific enemy and casts a portion of it back on them after six seconds. It does max out, but you can quickly cut bosses down to size by focusing them with Power of Light and going to town with your other damaging abilities.

Build

SLOTGEARTRAIT
HeadSlimecraw (medium)Divines
ShoulderArms of RelequenDivines
ChestArms of RelequenDivines
LegsHarpooner’s Wading Kilt Divines
FeetArms of RelequenDivines
HandsArms of RelequenDivines
BeltArms of RelequenDivines
JewelryDeadly StrikeBloodthirsty (w/ weapon damage enchantment)
Weapon 1Deadly Strike Nirnhoned/Precise (w/ damage health poisons)
Weapon 2Thunderous VolleyInfused (w/ weapon damage enchantment)

Easy starting set alternative: 5 Hunding’s Rage (craftable), 5 Leviathan (from Crypt of Hearts), 2 Monster Set / Agility Set

To further form this kit into the the best stamina DPS build in ESO, you’ll need the right gear. For the first set, (Perfected) Arms of Relequen (from Cloudrest) is the best way to go. The single-target damage that you can get in extended fights is amazing, but does require you to focus down one target. Luckily for Stamplars, their Biting Jabs will do a lot of the work of cleaving nearby enemies while you target and light attack the boss or dangerous add. You can get a stack of Relequen’s harmful winds every half second from light or heavy attacking a target. This will max out at ten stacks and is based on your weapon damage, which will deal consistent massive damage to your target.

The second set is Deadly Strike (from PVP Bruma Vendor), which boosts damage over time abilities of Physical, Bleed, Poison, and Disease types by 20%. Biting Jabs is a channeled ability, so it benefits from this 20% damage boost. Increasing the damage of a spammable by 20% is a massive boon, and provides a nice damage buff to some of our other important skills like Deadly Cloak and Endless Hail. 

Champion Points (Essentials in Order)

Warfare: 20 Tireless Discipline, 20 Precision, 50 Master-at-Arms (slot), 50 Deadly Aim (slot), 20 Preparation, 50 Biting Aura (slot), 20 Hardy, 20 Elemental Aegis, 20 Battle Mastery, 30 Mighty, 50 Backstabber (slot), 20 Blessed

Fitness: 20 Hero’s Vigor, 50 Boundless Vitality (slot), 50 Rejuvenation (slot), 50 Fortified (slot), 30 Tumbling, 20 Defiance, 30 Fortification, 20 Tireless Guardian

Craft: 50 Steed’s Blessing (slot), 75 Liquid Efficiency (slot), 30 Rationer (slot), 50 Treasure Hunter (slot), 50 Steadfast Enchantment


Best AOE Magicka DPS Build: Magicka Necromancer

The Magcro

Best AOE Magicka DPS Build: Magicka Necromancer
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Race: High Elf (Khajiit or Dark Elf) | Mundus: Thief | Food: Solitude Salmon Millet Soup or equivalent (5395 health, 4936 magicka) | Attributes: 64 Magicka

Another one of our top picks for the best ESO DPS build, the Magicka Necromancer is known for their strong AoE that can clear enemies away in no time. With an assortment of powerful class abilities, Magcros can tweak their skills at a moment’s notice to optimize for the fight at hand. Their ultimate, Glacial Colossus, is also one of the most useful skills in the game for optimizing group damage due to the Major Vulnerability it applies to enemies.

For race, we suggest High Elf for their bonus 2000 magicka, 258 spell and weapon damage, and 625 magicka or stamina regain every six seconds when they activate an ability. This lets them hit harder while also maintaining their magicka. Khajiit and Dark Elves provide very similar DPS, so it comes down to preference in that regard.

Skills

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MEDUSA FLAME STAFF (MAIN BAR)CRUSHING WALL FLAME STAFF (BACK BAR)
Ricochet Skull (Spammable)Unstable Wall of Elements
Stalking BlastbonesScalding Rune
Unnerving BoneyardSkeletal Arcanist
Mystic SiphonSummoner’s Armor
Inner LightMystic Orb
Shooting Star (Ult)Glacial Colossus (Ult)

Magcros provide their team with strong AoE DPS across most of their skills, not to mention the heavily desired Glacial Colossus skill. The increased 10% damage enemies take while under the Major Vulnerability debuff helps team DPS by a huge amount. Having a Necromancer cast this before other large damaging buffs helps nuke down dangerous phases of boss fights and improve survivability.

Keeping up Unnerving Boneyard will help your team manage their resources when they activate the synergy, and it deals a nice chunk of damage to enemies inside. Depending on the situation, Shooting Star can be used instead of Glacial Colossus, as it refills your ultimate meter quickly and deals great damage.

The other important thing for Magcros to do when using the Ricochet Skull spammable is spreading their damage out evenly without focusing down singular enemies at a time. This makes it so when the third cast of Ricochet Skull bounces, it can hit two other targets. 

Build

SLOTGEARTRAIT
HeadSlimecrawDivines
ShoulderBahsei’s Mania Divines
ChestBahsei’s Mania Divines
LegsHarpooner’s Wading KiltDivines
FeetBahsei’s Mania Divines
HandsBahsei’s Mania Divines
BeltBahsei’s Mania Divines
JewelryMedusaBloodthirsty (w/ spell damage enchantment)
Weapon 1MedusaPrecise (w/ flame damage enchantment)
Weapon 2(Perfected) Crushing WallInfused (w/ weapon damage enchantment)

Easy starting set alternative: 5 Law of Julianos (craftable), 5 Mother’s Sorrow (from Deshaan), 2 Monster Set / Willpower Set

For the first set, Bahsei’s Mania (from Rockgrove) is a strong option if you can keep your magicka pool low. You’ll gain up to 15% increased damage based on your missing magicka, which will make your attacks hit for a lot harder. It can be hard at first to keep your magicka low enough for the strongest damage buff, but high enough to continue to cast your spells. Once you practice a bit, it’ll come easier, and you’ll start hitting those high DPS numbers in no time. 

The second set is Medusa (from Arx Corinium), which will provide a lot of spell critical and Minor Force. This buff increases critical damage by 10%, which will make those critical hits that much sweeter. Make sure to keep Medusa on your jewelry and weapon because it is a heavy armor set. 

The Wading Kilt (from scrying) is the strongest DPS mythic item out right now, as other alternatives just can’t compete with it. Use this item with one piece of Slimecraw (from Wayrest Sewers 1) to get your critical chance even higher. As long as you can keep from getting hit with direct damage, your 1250 critical chance and extra 10% critical damage will skyrocket your DPS. 

Champion Points (Essentials in Order)

Warfare: 20 Eldritch Insight, 20 Precision, 50 Biting Aura (slot), 50 Deadly Aim (slot), 20 Preparation, Fighting Finesse (slot) , 20 Elemental Aegis, 20 Hardy, 20 Flawless Ritual, 30 War Mage, 50 Backstabber (slot), 20 Blessed

Fitness: 20 Hero’s Vigor, 50 Boundless Vitality (slot), 50 Ironclad (slot), 50 Rejuvenation (slot), 30 Tumbling, 20 Defiance, 30 Fortification, 20 Tireless Guardian 50 Siphong Spells (slot)

Craft: 50 Steed’s Blessing (slot), 75 Liquid Efficiency (slot), 30 Rationer (slot)


Best AOE Stamina DPS Build: Stamina Necromancer

The Stamcro

Best AOE Stamina DPS Build: Stamina Necromancer
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Race: Khajiit (or Dark Elf) | Mundus: Thief | Food: Garlic Cod with Potato Crust or equivalent (5395 health, 4936 stamina) | Attributes: 64 Stamina

The best stamina-based alternative for high AoE DPS is once again with the Necromancer. The Stamina Necromancer pumps out great AoE damage and provides their groups with the same great buffs, making them highly desirable in group content. They’re also quite a bit tankier than their magicka counterparts, holding their own well in situations where they’re getting less support from their teams.

For race we suggest using Khajiit, but a Dark elf will provide you with nearly the same DPS. 

Skills

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KINRAS’S DAGGERS (MAIN BAR)THUNDEROUS VOLLEY BOW (BACK BAR)
Venom SkullEndless Hail
Blighted BlastbonesSkeletal Archer
Detonating SiphonResolving Vigor
Deadly CloakConsuming Trap
Camouflaged HunterBarbed Trap
Flawless Dawnbreaker (Ult)Pestilent Colossus (Ult)

Stamcros can use other spammables than Venom Skull (like Wrecking Blow), but I prefer the former’s range and unique playstyle. Venom Skull deals 20% increased damage on its third cast. While it’s slotted, any Necromancer skill contributes to this third cast, so you can plan out where you want to deal the additional damage.

The Pestilent Colossus is equally as desired as its other morph, because it also applies the Major Vulnerability debuff. The 10% increased damage enemies take when hit with Pestilent Colossus is great, and the ultimate deals more damage with each consecutive hit on an enemy. This helps Stamcros to output some great damage, especially if they time their Blighted Blastbones to hit just as the debuff applies. 

Blighted Blastbones will be your bread and butter AoE damaging ability, and it casts the Major Defile debuff on enemies hit. This causes their health recovery to be reduced by 16%.

Build

SLOTGEARTRAIT
HeadSlimecrawDivines
ShoulderArms of RelequenDivines
ChestArms of RelequenDivines
LegsHarpooner’s Wading KiltDivines
FeetArms of RelequenDivines
HandsArms of RelequenDivines
BeltArms of RelequenDivines
JewelryKinras’sBloodthirsty (w/ weapon damage enchantment)
Weapon 1Kinras’sNirnhoned/Precise (w/ damage health poisons)
Weapon 2Thunderous VolleyInfused (w/ weapon damage enchantment)

Easy starting set alternative: 5 Hunding’s Rage (craftable), 5 Leviathan (from Crypt of Hearts), 2 Monster Set / Agility Set

For the first set, a must-have stamina set is (Perfected) Arms of Relequen (from Cloudrest). Although the focus is AoE damage, you’ll need high DPS on bosses regardless. This set will need time for it to shine, but there’s nothing better for taking down bosses. Keep in mind that you’ll want to focus on only one enemy with light attacks when using this set, as switching to a different target will reset the stacks. 

Our second set is Kinras’s Wrath (from Black Drake Villa). If you already have a set like Advancing Yokeda golded, you can get near identical DPS with that instead. Kinras’s just has the added bonus of helping your group deal higher damage as well. Your light or heavy attacks give you stacks — at five, you gain an aura that gives you Major Berserk to increase your damage by 10%. The aura around you will also give you and your teammates Minor Berserk, increasing damage by another 5%.  

The Harpooner’s Wading Kilt (from Scrying) is also going to be the item that benefits you more than other mythics or monster sets. The stacked up 1250 critical chance and 10% increased critical damage will increase damage by a lot. The 10% increase is also unique, so there is no need to worry that it will overlap with the critical damage bonus gained from Barbed Trap. Slimecraw (from Wayrest Sewers 1) is the best piece to pair with it for the extra 771 critical chance. If you aren’t getting to the penetration cap in your group, you can instead go for one piece of Kra’gh (from Fungal Grotto 1).

Champion Points (Essentials in Order)

Warfare: 20 Tireless Discipline, 20 Precision, 50 Biting Aura (slot), 50 Backstabber (slot), 20 Preparation, 50 Deadly Aim (slot), 20 Hardy, 20 Elemental Aegis, 20 Battle Mastery, 30 Mighty, 50 Master-at-Arms (slot), 20 Blessed

Fitness: 20 Hero’s Vigor, 50 Boundless Vitality (slot), 50 Ironclad (slot), 50 Rejuvenation (slot), 30 Tumbling, 20 Defiance, 30 Fortification, 20 Tireless Guardian

Craft: 50 Steed’s Blessing (slot), 75 Liquid Efficiency (slot), 30 Rationer (slot)


Best Class for High DPS, Versatility, and Ease of Use: Magicka Sorcerer

The Magsorc

Best Class for High DPS, Versatility, and Ease of Use: Magicka Sorcerer
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Race: Khajiit (Dark Elf or High Elf) | Mundus: Thief | Food: Solitude Salmon Millet Soup or equivalent (5395 health, 4936 magicka) | Attributes: 64 Magicka

The Magicka Sorcerer benefits from very strong DPS numbers and being much more accessible to players of all levels. This is our pick for the most well-rounded and best magicka dps build in ESO. One of the many reasons they’re so good is their use of pets. Having skills that passively deal damage allows players to focus on hitting their other skill combos more accurately. This in turn lets Magsorcs focus on light attack weaving, boosting their DPS even further. Magsorcs also deal amazing single-target damage, and are especially strong at the beginning of boss fights due to great passives like Amplitude.

For race, we suggest using Khajiit for their extra critical damage, but Dark Elves and High Elves will get you just about the same damage output. 

Skills

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SIRORIA FLAME STAFF OR DAGGERS (MAIN BAR)CRUSHING WALL FLAME STAFF (BACK BAR)
Crystal FragmentsUnstable Wall of Elements
Daedric PreyBarbed Trap
Bound AegisMystic Orb
Volatile FamiliarVolatile Familiar
Twilight TormentorTwilight Tormentor
Greater Storm Astronach (Ult)Elemental Rage (Ult)

Magicka Sorcerers excel at dealing heavy single-target DPS on targets while also dealing solid AoE damage. They specialize at dealing the most damage at the beginning of giths, where their Amplitude passive is at full tilt. Amplitude increases damage done against enemies by 1% for every 10% of their total health they have. At the start, you’ll get a great 10% bonus, so lean into maximizing your damage at the start and using Infused jewelry.

Bloodthirsty has been the standard for a while in most builds, as it has great execute scaling, but Infused will increase your spell damage enchantment by a flat amount throughout a fight. Bound Aegis is important to keep on your front bar so that your max magicka will be increased by 8% simply by having it slotted. Its Minor Ward and Resolve also help keep you more protected from damage with the 1320 physical and spell resistance.

Crystal Fragments can feel like a clunky spammable with its 0.8 second cast time, but it has the ability to become an instant cast ability when it procs. Casting magicka abilities has the chance to proc it, making it instant, cost 50% less magicka, and deal 66% more damage. Being mindful to use this skill whenever it’s available for instant cast will help your DPS by quite a bit. 

Build

SLOTGEARTRAIT
HeadSlimecrawDivines
ShoulderBahsei’s ManiaDivines
ChestBahsei’s ManiaDivines
LegsHarpooner’s Wading KiltDivines
FeetBahsei’s ManiaDivines
HandsBahsei’s ManiaDivines
BeltBahsei’s ManiaDivines
JewelryMantle of SiroriaInfused (w/ spell damage enchantment)
Weapon 1Mantle of Siroria Staff or
Mantle of Siroria Daggers
Precise (w/ flame damage enchantment)
Nirnhoned/Precise (w/ flame and poison enchantment)
Weapon 2(Perfected) Crushing WallInfused (w/ weapon damage enchantment)

Easy starting set alternative: 5 Law of Julianos (craftable), 5 Mother’s Sorrow (from Deshaan), 2 Monster Set / Willpower Set

Our first set is (Perfected) Bahsei’s Mania (from Rockgrove). This is a very powerful set when used correctly, but will require a specific playstyle to maximize its set bonuses. You gain up to 15% increased damage in proportion to missing magicka to non-player enemies. This means that as you get closer to not being able to cast any more abilities, your abilities will hit much harder. Sometimes this requires you to waste some magicka casting energy orb over and over before a fight to “pre-buff” your damage boost. Sometimes it’s better to hold off on synergies too, but be sure to take them as you need them.

Our second set is (Perfected) Mantle of Siroria (from Cloudrest). This set requires you to stay in the same location to gain its ten stacks of 52 spell damage. Once it’s at full stacks, the 520 extra spell damage is unparalleled. It can be difficult to maintain a solid uptime on stacks when certain mechanics push you around away from your Siroria ring, so it can be best to switch it out with Mother’s Sorrow (from Deshaan) in these situations for more consistent critical hits. 

The Harpooners Wading Kilt (from scrying) once again takes the cake. When you can keep its uptime high, the 1250 critical chance and 10% increased critical damage are truly nasty. Be sure to pair it with Slimecraw (from Wayrest Sewers 1) for its additional critical chance. Positioning yourself in a spot where you won’t take direct damage and remove kilt stacks while trying to stay in your spawned ring of Siroria can be difficult, so knowing what will go down in each fight will help boost your DPS by a lot. 

Champion Points (Essentials in Order)

Warfare: 20 Eldritch Insight, 20 Precision, 50 Deadly Aim (slot), 50 Master-At-Arms (slot), 20 Preparation, 50 Backstabber (slot), 20 Elemental Aegis, 20 Hardy, 20 Flawless Ritual, 30 War Mage, 50 Fighting Finesse (slot), 20 Blessed, 20 Tireless Discipline

Fitness: 20 Hero’s Vigor, 50 Boundless Vitality (slot), 50 Rejuvenation (slot), 50 Fortified (slot), 30 Tumbling, 20 Defiance, 30 Fortification, 20 Tireless Guardian, 50 Siphong Spells (slot)

Craft: 50 Steed’s Blessing (slot), 75 Liquid Efficiency (slot), 30 Rationer (slot), 50 Treasure Hunter (slot), 50 Steadfast Enchantment

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DPS is a role in ESO where players can really set themselves apart from others with varying styles of gameplay. The huge range of DPS differences are quite noticeable with more advanced players, so we hope this guide helps push you into the ranks of those who make the leader boards! For the latest on Elder Scrolls Online and other ways to maximize your gaming experiences, follow us on social media and subscribe to our newsletter.

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