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Necromancer Magicka PvP Build – Mag Necro – ESO Elsweyr

This is a Necromancer Magicka PvP build for ESO, intended for most players. The build is updated for Elsweyr. If you have any questions about the Necromancer Magicka PvP build, leave a comment below.

The Necromancer is a new class in ESO introduced in the Elsweyr chapter. Magicka based Necromancers have high damage and sustain as well as good healing in PvP.

See our ESO Builds section for more builds.

Necromancer Magicka PvP Build Index

Necromancer Magicka PvP Build Basics

Best Necromancer Magicka PvP Build Race: Breton > High Elf (Altmer) > Dark Elf (Dunmer) > Argonian

Necromancer Magicka PvP Build Attributes: All Magicka

Should I play as a Vampire as a Necromancer Magicka PvP Build: No (optional).

Best Mundus Stone for a Necromancer Magicka PvP Build: The Atronach (Increased Magicka Recovery)

Best Potion for a Necromancer Magicka PvP: Build Essence of Health (Tri-Stat) (Bugloss, Columbine, Dragonthorn)

Essence of health tri stat

Best Poison for a Necromancer Magicka PvP Build: Escapist’s Poison (Blessed Thistle, Columbine, Namira’s Rot)

escapists poison

Best Food for a Necromancer Magicka PvP Build:
Witchmother’s Potent Brew.


Necromancer Magicka PvP Build Skills

What are the best weapons to use for a Necromancer Magicka PvP build? It is recommended that you have one bar for One-Hand and Shield and one for Destruction Staff (Fire)

necromancer magicka pvp build skills in eso

Necromancer Magicka PvP Main Bar – Fire Staff:

Slot 1: Destructive Reach

Slot 2: Stalking Blastbones

Slot 3: Richochet Skull

Slot 4: Elemental Drain

Slot 5: Intensive Mender

Ultimate: Glacial Colossus

Necromancer Magicka PvP Alternate Bar – One-Hand and Shield:

Slot 1: Hexproof

Slot 2: Structured Entropy

Slot 3: Resistant Flesh

Slot 4: Dampen Magic

Slot 5: Summoner’s Armor

Ultimate: Ravenous Goliath

Necromancer Magicka PvP Build Passive Skills

Grave Lord Passives: All

Bone Tyrant Passives: All

Living Death Passives: All

Destruction Staff Passives: All

One-Hand and Shield Passives: All

Light Armor Passives: All

Racial Passives: All

Heavy Armor Passives: Resolve – Constitution – Juggernaut

Medium Armor Passives: Dexterity – Wind Walker – Athletics

Mages Guild Passives: All

Fighters Guild Passives: Banish the Wicked

Undaunted Passives: Undaunted Command – Undaunted Mettle

Alchemy Passives: Medicinal Use

Assault Passives: All

Support Passives: All

Necromancer Magicka PvP Build Champion Points

The first bolded number indicated below is for an 810 champion point build. The second number within the ( ) is for 300 champion point builds.

If you need to gain more champion points fast, see our ESO Leveling Guide.

The Mage Champion Points (Blue)

The Ritual: 18 Thaumaturge

The Atronach: 56 (18) Master-At-Arms – 21 Staff Expert – 20 Shattering Blows

The Apprentice: 27 (27) Elemental Expert – 48 (20) Elfborn – 53 (16) Spell Erosion – 27 (19) Blessed

The Thief Champion Points (Green)

The Shadow: 30 Shadow Ward – 58 Tumbling

The Lover: 100 (64) Arcanist – 32 (32) Tenacity

The Tower: 38 (4) Warlord – 11 Sprinter – 1 Siphoner

The Warrior Champion Points (Red)

The Lord: 37 Quick Recovery

The Lady: 43 (23) Hardy – 43 (23) Elemental Defender – 28 Thick Skinned

The Steed: 44 (31) Ironclad – 20 Spellshield – 55 (23) Resistant

Necromancer Magicka PvP Build Gear

If you need gold to buy gear for your build, check out our ESO Gold Farming Guide, with tips on how to make tons of ESO gold.

Head: Pirate Skeleton Weight: Medium Trait: Impenetrable Enchant: Prismatic

Shoulders: Pirate Skeleton Weight: Light Trait: Impenetrable Enchantment: Prismatic

Chest: Shacklebreaker Weight: Heavy Trait: Impenetrable Enchant: Prismatic

Gloves: Shacklebreaker Weight: Light Trait: Impenetrable Enchant: Prismatic

Legs: Shacklebreaker Weight: Light Trait: Impenetrable Enchant: Prismatic

Belt: Necropotence Weight: Light Trait: Impenetrable Enchant: Prismatic

Boots: Necropotence Weight: Light Trait: Impenetrable Enchant: Prismatic

Necklace: Necropotence Trait: Protective Enchant: Spell Damage

Rings: Necropotence Trait: Protective / Arcane Enchant: Spell Damage

Fire Staff: Shacklebreaker Trait: Sharpened Enchant: Absorb Magicka Enchant

One-Hand Sword: Shacklebreaker Trait: Nirnhoned Enchant: Escapist’s Poison

Shield: Shacklebreaker Trait: Impenetrable Enchant: Health

This Necromancer Magicka PvP build is continuously updated, leave a comment if you have any questions or suggestions!