Arcane Brilliance
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  • Arcane Brilliance
  • Level 58 mage ability
  • 30 yd range
  • 1% of base mana
  • Instant
  • Infuses the target with brilliance, increasing their spell power by 10% and their critical strike chance by 5% for 1 hour.

    If target is in your party or raid, all party and raid members will be affected.
Usable by
Class Mage
School Arcane
Cooldown None/Global Cooldown
Other information
Level learned 58
Improvements  [Glyph of Arcane Language]
Related buff
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  • Magic
  • Arcane Brilliance
  • Increases spell power by 10%.
    Increases critical strike chance by 5%.
  • Duration: 1 hour
"I can share more than food and water, mon."[1]

Arcane Brilliance is a mage buff spell available at level 58.

Visual effect of Arcane Brilliance on female troll mage.

Tips and tactics

Patch changes

  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Removed.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.3.0 (2013-05-21): Mana cost reduced to 1%, down from 4%.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Redesigned. Spell power benefit increased from 6% to 10%. Now also increases critical strike chance by 5%. No longer increases mana.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.6 (2011-02-08): Mana cost has been reduced by approximately 16%, making it roughly equal to the cost of [Mark of the Wild].
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Redesigned. Now increases spell power by 6% and maximum mana based on level. Mana cost reduced to 31% of base mana. Reagent cost removed.
    Previously was the group buff version of [Arcane Intellect], increasing party members' Intellect for 60 minutes.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.3.0 (2009-12-08): The buff will be stored in a Consolidation Box when received. It will come out when 3 min is left.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.0.2 (2008-10-14): Arcane Brilliance Rank 2 is now available from mage trainers.
    Rank 3 is also trainable, though you need World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King to reach the required level.
  • Bc icon.gif Patch 2.3.0 (2007-11-13): Mana cost reduced.
  • Bc icon.gif Patch 2.1.0 (2007-05-22):
    • Rank 1 is now available from trainers.
    • Rank 2 now has the same range as rank 1.
  • WoW Icon update.png Patch 1.10.0 (2006-03-28): Range and area of effect increased.
  • WoW Icon update.png Patch 1.4.0 (2005-04-19): Added.

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