The Elder Scrolls Online Nightblade Builds

Nightblade Healer PVE Build – HealBlade – ESO Elsweyr

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

Nightblades make for great healers with awesome group support as well.

See our ESO Builds section for more builds.

Nightblade Healer Build Index

Nightblade Healer Build Basics

Best Nightblade Healer Race: Breton > Argonian > High Elf (Altmer) > Dark Elf (Dunmer)

Nightblade Healer Attributes: All Magicka

Should I play as a Vampire as a Nightblade Healer: Yes (optional).

Best Mundus Stone for a Nightblade Healer: The Mage (Increased Maximum Magicka) or The Ritual (Increased Healing)

Best Potion for Nightblade Healers: Essence of Spell Power (Cornflower, Ladys Smock, Water Hyacinth)

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Best Food for Nightblade Healer: Witchmother’s Potent Brew or Clockwork Citrus Filet.

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Nightblade Healer Build Skills

What are the best weapons to use as a Nightblade Healer? It is recommended that you have one bar for restoration staves, and one bar for destruction staves (Lightning).

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Nightblade Healer Main Bar – Restoration Staff Skills:

Slot 1: Healing Ward

Slot 2: Combat Prayer

Slot 3: Healing Springs

Slot 4: Funnel Health

Slot 5: Inner Light

Ultimate: Bolstering Darkness

Nightblade Healer Alternate Bar – Shock Staff:

Slot 1: Refreshing Path

Slot 2: Elemental Blockade

Slot 3: Elemental Drain

Slot 4: Energy Orb

Slot 5: Siphoning Attacks

Ultimate: Aggressive Horn

Nightblade Healer Build Passive Skills

Assassination Passives: All

Shadow Passives: All

Siphoning Passives: All

Restoration Staff Passives: All

Destruction Staff Passives: All

Light Armor: All

Heavy Armor Passives: Resolve – Constitution – Juggernaut

Medium Armor: Dexterity – Wind Walker – Improved Sneak – Athletics

Fighters Guild Passives: Banish the Wicked

Vampire Passives: Supernatural Recovery – Undeath – Dark Stalker

Mages Guild: All

Undaunted Passives: All

Racial Passives: All

Alchemy Passives: Medicinal Use

Nightblade Healer 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 Apprentice: 100 (61) Blessed – 72 (40) Elfborn – 26 (1) Spell Erosion – 49 Elemental Expert

The Ritual: 23 Thaumaturge

The Thief Champion Points (Green)

The Shadow: 46 Shadow Ward – 30 Tumbling

The Lover: 75 (49) Arcanist – 75 (49) Tenacity

The Tower: 44 (2) Warlord

The Warrior Champion Points (Red)

The Lady: 49 (23) Hardy – 49 (23) Elemental Defender – 48 (23) Thick Skinned

The Steed: 81 (31) Ironclad – 43 Spell Shield

Nightblade Healer Build Gear

There is a lot of Nightblade Healer gear to choose from. Below is a selection of viable gear, and below that a suggested end-game setup.

  • Earthgore – Bloodroot Forge
  • Healing Mage (Mending) – Aetherian Archive
  • Jorvuld’s Guidance – Scalecaller Peak
  • Kagrenac’s Hope – Crafted
  • The Master’s Restoration Staff – Veteran Dragonstar Arena
  • Molag Kena – White Gold Tower
  • Sanctuary – Banished Cells
  • Spell Power Cure – White Gold Tower
  • The Maelstrom’s Lightning Staff – Maelstrom Arena
  • The Worm’s Raiment – Vaults of Madness
  • Torug’s Pact – Crafted
  • Vestments of Olorime – Cloudrest
  • Willpower – Imperial City Vaults / Guildstore

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: Earthgore – Nightflame Weight: Heavy Trait: Infused Enchant: Prismatic

Shoulders: Earthgore – Nightflame Weight: Medium Trait: Divines Enchantment: Magicka

Chest: Perfect Vestment of Olorime – Kagrenac’s Hope Weight: Light Trait: Infused Enchant: Prismatic

Gloves: Perfect Vestment of Olorime – Kagrenac’s Hope Weight: Light Trait: Divines Enchant: Magicka

Legs: Perfect Vestment of Olorime – Kagrenac’s Hope Weight: Light Trait: Infused Enchant: Prismatic

Belt: Perfect Vestment of Olorime – Kagrenac’s Hope Weight: Light Trait: Divines Enchant: Magicka

Boots: Perfect Vestment of Olorime – Kagrenac’s Hope Weight: Light Trait: Divines Enchant: Magicka

Necklace: Jorvuld’s Guidance – Sanctuary Type: Jewelry Trait: Arcane Enchant: Magicka Recovery

Rings: Jorvuld’s Guidance – Sanctuary Type: Jewelry Trait: Arcane Enchant: Magicka Recovery

Restoration Staff Weapon: Jorvuld’s Guidance – Sanctuary – Perfect Timeless Blessing – Vestments of Olorime Trait: Powered Enchant: Spell Damage

Destruction Staff Weapon:Jorvuld’s Guidance – Sanctuary – Perfect Timeless Blessing – Vestments of Olorime Trait: Charged Enchant: Absorb Magicka

This Nightblade Healer build is continuously updated, leave a comment if you have any questions or suggestions!

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