Moonfire

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For the Pet Battle ability, see [Moonfire].
Moonfire
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  • Moonfire
  • Level 2 druid ability
  • 40 yd range
  • 6% of base mana
  • Instant cast
  • A quick beam of lunar light burns the enemy for (20% of Spell power) Arcane damage and then an additional (104.4% of Spell power) Arcane damage over 12 sec.

    Balance Balance (Level 10)
    Generates 2 Astral Power.

    Rank 2 (Level 14)
    Duration increased by 4 sec.

    Balance Rank 3 (Level 33)
    Moonfire and Sunfire duration increased by 6 sec.
Usable by
Class Druid
Properties
School Arcane
Cooldown None/Global Cooldown
Other information
Level learned 2
Improvements [Crescent Burn], [Gore]
Related debuff
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  • Magic
  • Moonfire
  • Suffering (17.4% of Spell power) Arcane damage every 2 seconds.
  • Duration: 12 sec
Moonfire
Spell nature starfall.png
  • Moonfire
  • Feral druid ability
  • 40 yd range
  • 30 Energy
  • Instant cast
  • Requires Cat Form, [Lunar Inspiration]
  • A quick beam of lunar light burns the enemy for (15% of Attack power) Arcane damage and then an additional (120% of Attack power) Arcane damage over 16 sec.

    Awards 1 combo point.
Usable by
Class Druid
Properties
School Arcane
Cooldown None/Global Cooldown
Related debuff
Spell nature starfall.png
  • Magic
  • Moonfire
  • Suffering (15% of Attack power) Arcane damage every 2 sec.
  • Duration: 16 sec
"In all other things, moderation." [1]

Moonfire is a level 2 druid DoT spell.

Improvements

Tips and tactics

  • It's often considered an excellent choice for pulling, regardless of the druid's specialization due to its instant cast and long lasting DoT.
  • If an enemy is at low health you can finish them off by spamming several Moonfire or [Sunfire] in a row. This is low DPS, but can be done on the move to a fleeing enemy.

Trivia

Patches and hotfixes

  • Legion Patch 7.1.0 (2016-10-25): Now learned at level 3 (was 10).
  • Legion Hotfix (2016-09-23): "Moonfire (non-Feral) damage increased by 10%."
  • Legion Hotfix (2016-08-22): "Moonfire and Sunfire DoT damage has been decreased to 50% per tick (was 55%)."
  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Direct damage increased by 142.5%, damage per tick increased by 96%, duration increased to 16 seconds (from 14).
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.2.3 (2015-11-17): Damage has been increased by 6%.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.2.0 (2015-06-23): Now deals 4% less damage.
  • Warlords of Draenor Hotfix (2014-10-17): "(Feral) Damage increased by 12%."
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14):
    • Now has a base duration of 20 seconds (up from 14 seconds), but is no longer extended by [Starfire] and [Starsurge] critical strikes. Upon reaching 100 Lunar Energy, the next Moonfire deals 100% additional initial damage.
    • Moonfire and Sunfire will now replace each other on the Action Bar when switching cycles on the Eclipse Bar.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): No longer generates any Energy or changes into Sunfire while in Solar Eclipse.
  • Cataclysm Hotfix (2011-07-19): "Moonfire will now generate Lunar Energy when crossing from Solar to Lunar on the Eclipse bar."
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.6 (2011-02-08): Now costs 9% of base mana, down from 18% of base mana.

See also

References

External links

Base Feral
(Lunar Inspiration)