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3v3 Frost Mage

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Guide info

This guide is about how to build Frost Mages for 3V3. Each section enumerates what are the most used stats, items, or skills by the highest rated players. It is updated every day.

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Class Frost Mage
Activity 3V3
Number of players 10
Highest rating 3025
Lowest rating 2139

Stats priority

+67
7% Crit
+653
20% Hast
+22
9% Mast
+1178
29% Vers

The stats to prioritize on gear. Based on stat bonuses observed on the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Versatility > Haste > Critical Strike > Mastery

Legendary items

The legendary items to use. Based on the legendary items observed on the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Triune Ward icon.
T

Triune Ward - Chest

9

Casting any Barrier spell grants the effects of Blazing Barrier, Ice Barrier, and Prismatic Barrier. Each absorb shield has 65% effectiveness.

Triune Ward icon.
T

Triune Ward - Neck

1

Casting any Barrier spell grants the effects of Blazing Barrier, Ice Barrier, and Prismatic Barrier. Each absorb shield has 65% effectiveness.

Trinkets

The trinkets to use. Based on the trinkets observed on the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Sinful Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity icon.
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Sinful Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

5

Ilvl 226
Stats
+100 haste
Effects
Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 86 primary stat for 20 sec.
Rank Duelist

Sinful Gladiator's Emblem icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Emblem

4

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 intellect
Effects
Use: Increases maximum health by 7,531 for 20 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Duelist

Sinful Aspirant's Medallion icon.
S

Sinful Aspirant's Medallion

3

Ilvl 197
Stats
+59 intellect
Effects
Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Rank 7

Sinful Gladiator's Medallion icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Medallion

3

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 intellect
Effects
Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Duelist

Sinful Gladiator's Relentless Brooch icon.
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Sinful Gladiator's Relentless Brooch

2

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 intellect
Effects
Equip: Duration of incoming crowd control effects reduced by 20%. Does not stack with similar effects.
Rank Elite

Gems

The gems to socket into equipment pieces. Based on the gems observed on the equipment of the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
Q

Quick Jewel Cluster

22

+16 Haste

Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
V

Versatile Jewel Cluster

4

+16 Versatility

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1

Back enchantments

The enchantments to use on the back slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed icon.
E

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

5

Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 20 and your Speed by 30.

Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality icon.
E

Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

4

Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 30.

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance icon.
E

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

1

Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 20 and your Avoidance by 30.

Chest enchantments

The enchantments to use on the chest slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats icon.
E

Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

9

Permanently enchants a chest piece to increase primary stats by 30.

Enchant Chest - Eternal Insight icon.
E

Enchant Chest - Eternal Insight

1

Permanently enchants your chest to increase your Intellect by 20 and give your spells and abilities a chance to deal additional shadow damage.

Wrist enchantments

The enchantments to use on the wrist slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect icon.
E

Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

9

Permanently enchants bracers to increase your Intellect by 15.

Rings enchantments

The enchantments to use on the ring slots. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste icon.
E

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

12

Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Haste by 16.

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility icon.
E

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

7

Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Versatility by 16.

Main Hand enchantments

The enchantments to use on the main-hand slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation icon.
E

Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

5

Permanently enchants a weapon to sometimes cause your attacks to reveal the sins of your target, causing them to suffer an additional 6% damage from you for 10 sec.

Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance icon.
E

Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

5

Permanently enchants a weapon to sometimes increase your primary stat by 5% when attacking, or using spells and abilities.

Talents

The talents to use. Based on the talents observed on the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Bone Chilling icon.
B
0

Bone Chilling

Whenever you attempt to chill a target, you gain Bone Chilling, increasing spell damage you deal by 0.5% for 8 sec, stacking up to 10 times.

Lonely Winter icon.
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1

Lonely Winter

You can no longer summon your Water Elemental, but Frostbolt, Ice Lance, and Flurry deal 25% increased damage.

Ice Nova icon.
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9

Ice Nova

Causes a whirl of icy wind around the enemy, dealing 1,727 Frost damage to the target and reduced damage to all other enemies within 8 yards, and freezing them in place for 2 sec.

Glacial Insulation icon.
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2

Glacial Insulation

Ice Barrier increases your armor by 200% while active, and Ice Block applies Ice Barrier to you when it fades.

Shimmer icon.
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8

Shimmer

Teleports you 20 yards forward, unless something is in the way. Unaffected by the global cooldown and castable while casting.

Ice Floes icon.
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0

Ice Floes

Makes your next Mage spell with a cast time shorter than 10 sec castable while moving. Unaffected by the global cooldown and castable while casting.

Incanter's Flow icon.
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8

Incanter's Flow

Magical energy flows through you while in combat, building up to 20% increased damage and then diminishing down to 4% increased damage, cycling every 10 sec.

Focus Magic icon.
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0

Focus Magic

Increases the target's chance to critically hit with spells by 5% for 30 min. When the target critically hits your Intellect and chance to critically hit with spells is increased by 5% for 10 sec. Cannot be cast on self. Limit 1 target.

Rune of Power icon.
R
2

Rune of Power

Places a Rune of Power on the ground for 12 sec which increases your spell damage by 40% while you stand within 8 yds. Casting Icy Veins will also create a Rune of Power at your location.

Frozen Touch icon.
F
7

Frozen Touch

Frostbolt grants you Fingers of Frost and Brain Freeze 20% more often.

Chain Reaction icon.
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3

Chain Reaction

Your Ice Lances against frozen targets increase the damage of your Ice Lances by 3% for 10 sec, stacking up to 5 times.

Ebonbolt icon.
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0

Ebonbolt

Launch a bolt of ice at the enemy, dealing 1,850 Frost damage and granting you Brain Freeze.

Frigid Winds icon.
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8

Frigid Winds

All of your chilling effects reduce the target's movement speed by an additional 10%.

Ice Ward icon.
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0

Ice Ward

Frost Nova now has 2 charges.

Ring of Frost icon.
R
2

Ring of Frost

Summons a Ring of Frost for 10 sec at the target location. Enemies entering the ring are incapacitated for 10 sec. Limit 10 targets. When the incapacitate expires, enemies are slowed by 65% for 4 sec.

Freezing Rain icon.
F
1

Freezing Rain

Frozen Orb makes Blizzard instant cast and increases its damage done by 60% for 12 sec.

Splitting Ice icon.
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3

Splitting Ice

Your Ice Lance and Icicles now deal 5% increased damage, and hit a second nearby target for 65% of their damage. Your Ebonbolt and Glacial Spike also hit a second nearby target for 80% of its damage.

Comet Storm icon.
C
6

Comet Storm

Calls down a series of 7 icy comets on and around the target, that deals up to 2,780 Frost damage to all enemies within 6 yds of its impacts.

Thermal Void icon.
T
1

Thermal Void

Icy Veins' duration is increased by 10 sec. Your Ice Lances against frozen targets extend your Icy Veins by an additional 1 sec.

Ray of Frost icon.
R
7

Ray of Frost

Channel an icy beam at the enemy for 4.6 sec, dealing 1,127 Frost damage every 0.9 sec and slowing movement by 70%. Each time Ray of Frost deals damage, its damage and snare increases by 10%. Generates 2 charges of Fingers of Frost over its duration.

Glacial Spike icon.
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2

Glacial Spike

Conjures a massive spike of ice, and merges your current Icicles into it. It impales your target, dealing 2,810 damage plus all of the damage stored in your Icicles, and freezes the target in place for 4 sec. Damage may interrupt the freeze effect. Requires 5 Icicles to cast. Passive: Ice Lance no longer launches Icicles.

PvP Talents

The PvP talents to pick. Based on the PvP talents observed on the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Deep Shatter icon.
D

Deep Shatter

10

Your Frostbolt deals 150% additional damage to Frozen targets.

Concentrated Coolness icon.
C

Concentrated Coolness

9

Frozen Orb's damage is increased by 10% and is now castable at a location with a 40 yard range but no longer moves.

Kleptomania icon.
K

Kleptomania

3

Spellsteal now has a 30 sec cooldown, but steals all spells from the target.

Netherwind Armor icon.
N

Netherwind Armor

3

Reduces the chance you will suffer a critical strike by 15%.

Frostbite icon.
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Frostbite

2

Gives your Chill effects a 15% chance to freeze the target for 4 sec.

Covenants

2
Kyrian icon.
K
Kyria
0
Necrolord icon.
N
Necro
4
Night Fae icon.
N
Night
4
Venthyr icon.
V
Venth

The covenants to pick. Based on the covenants picked by the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Night Fae > Venthyr > Kyrian > Necrolord

Soulbinds

The soulbinds to pick. Based on the soulbinds picked by the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Dreamweaver icon.
D

Dreamweaver

3

3

Podtender

When you take damage that would kill you, instead rejuvenate within a wildseed, regaining 30% of HP over 10 sec. If the wildseed takes more than 9,820 damage during this time, you die. This effect may only occur once every 10 min.

3

Soothing Voice

When your roots, stuns, and incapacitating class effects expire or are dispelled, your target's movement speed is reduced by 90%, decaying rapidly over 2 sec.

2

Field of Blossoms

Shifting Power puts flowers at your feet for 7.5 sec that increase your Haste by 12% while you stand with them.

1

Faerie Dust

When falling farther than 20 yd, faerie dust slows your fall for the next 30 sec. This cannot occur more often than once per 1 min.

1

Somnambulist

After spending 60 sec in a rested area, you gain 20% increased movement speed for 30 min.

Nadjia The Mistblade icon.
N

Nadjia The Mistblade

3

3

Agent of Chaos

Door of Shadows disorients all nearby enemies at the target location for 6 sec when you appear.

3

Familiar Predicaments

The duration of incoming interrupt, snare, and root effects are reduced by 25%.

3

Friends in Low Places

You loot 20% more Infused Rubies, and dredgers throughout Revendreth offer you an expanded selection of goods.

3

Thrill Seeker

While in combat, you gain a stack of Thrill Seeker every 2 sec, or 4 stacks on killing an enemy. At 40 stacks Thrill Seeker is consumed to grant you Euphoria, increasing your Haste by 20% for 10 sec. Thrill Seeker decays rapidly while you are not in combat.

Pelagos icon.
P

Pelagos

2

2

Combat Meditation

Radiant Spark increases your Mastery by 350 for 10.0 sec and occasionally expels Sorrowful Memories. Walking through Sorrowful Memories extends this effect by 3.0 sec. Combat Meditation may only occur once every 1 min.

2

Focusing Mantra

Defeating an enemy lowers the cooldown on your Phial of Serenity by 1 sec.

2

Let Go of the Past

Using a spell or ability reduces your magic damage taken by 1% for 6 sec. Using another spell or ability increases this amount by 1% when it is not a repeat of the previous spell or ability, stacking to 3%.

1

Bond of Friendship

Defeating an enemy reduces the cooldown on your steward's non-Phial services by 30 sec.

1

Cleansed Vestments

You have a chance to obtain cleansed cloth and enchanting materials when you kill an enemy that yields experience or honor.

General Draven icon.
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General Draven

1

1

Built for War

While you are above 80% health you gain 1% Intellect every 3 sec, stacking up to 4 times. If you fall below 50% health, this effect is lost.

1

Expedition Leader

Leaving a resting area increases your mounted speed by 10%, and your out of combat regeneration by 100%. Lasts 10 min, and completing a World Quest refreshes the duration.

1

Move As One

When a nearby ally gains temporary increased movement speed, you also gain the benefit, up to 30% for 8 sec.

1

Service In Stone

Damage taken below 40% health is reduced by 10%. Upon death you leave a stone husk behind which shatters after 3 sec, inflicting 100% of your maximum health in damage split among nearby enemies, and healing for 100% of your maximum health split among nearby allies.

Niya icon.
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Niya

1

1

Grove Invigoration

Healing or dealing damage has a chance to grant you a stack of Redirected Anima. Redirected Anima increases your maximum health by 1% and your Mastery by 25 for 30 sec, and stacks overlap. Shifting Power grants you 6 stacks of Redirected Anima.

1

Nature's Splendor

You have a chance to obtain leather, meat, and fish when you kill an enemy that yields experience or honor.

1

Niya's Tools: Burrs

Your damaging attacks and spells have a chance to toss Niya's Spiked Burrs under your target. The burrs latch onto the first enemy to cross them, reducing movement speed by 20% and inflicting 2,229 Nature damage over 6 sec.

1

Run Without Tiring

While in Soulshape, you regenerate 5% of your maximum health every 3 sec.

potency conduits

The potency conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Ice Bite icon.
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Ice Bite

8

Increases the damage of Ice Lance against frozen enemies by 6.8%.

Unrelenting Cold icon.
U

Unrelenting Cold

4

Frozen Orb's damage is increased by 22.5%.

Ire of the Ascended icon.
I

Ire of the Ascended

2

Radiant Spark increases the damage your spells deal to the target by an additional 7.5%.

endurance conduits

The endurance conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Cryo-Freeze icon.
C

Cryo-Freeze

6

While inside Ice Block, you heal for 94% of your maximum health over the duration.

Tempest Barrier icon.
T

Tempest Barrier

6

Gain a shield that absorbs 6.8% of your maximum health for 15 sec after you Blink.

Diverted Energy icon.
D

Diverted Energy

4

Your Barriers heal you for 40% of the damage absorbed.

finesse conduits

The finesse conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 10 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Flow of Time icon.
F

Flow of Time

5

The cooldown of Blink is reduced by 3.4 sec.

Grounding Surge icon.
G

Grounding Surge

1

Successfully interrupting an enemy with Counterspell reduces its cooldown by 3.5 sec.

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