Lightning Blast


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Lightning Blast is a rune effect in Electrocute, a Signature Wizard skill.

This rune effect changes the skill function entirely, granting a sort of Lightning Bolt attack that fires spears of lightning that pierce through enemies for 80% weapon damage.

Skill Rune Effects[edit]

Refer to the Electrocute rune effects article for thorough descriptions of all five rune effects in this skill, including screenshots, videos, and strategy tips.

Name Level Description

Signature spell
1 This is a Signature spell. Signature spells are free to cast.

Lightning arcs from your fingertips, dealing 138% weapon damage as Lightning. The lightning can jump, hitting up to 2 additional enemies.

MedRuneA Lightning Blast
1 Create streaks of lightning that pierce through enemies for 140% weapon damage as Lightning.


Screenshots and movies will be added post-release.


Prior to the skill revision in February 2012, this rune effect was enabled by the Crimson Rune, granting the following effect with a level 7 runestone:

Lightning Blast


Creates a streak of lightning that pierces targets, hitting all enemies in its path for 58% weapon damage as Lightning.