Energy Armor
Level Required: 28
Skill Type: Conjuration

Cost: 25 Arcane Power

Focus your energies, increasing your Armor by 35% but decreasing your maximum Arcane Power by 20. Lasts 10 minutes.

Only one Armor may be active at a time.

Element: Arcane

Runes for Energy Armor
Skill RunesLevelElement
Absorption

You have a chance to gain 4 Arcane Power when you are hit by a ranged or melee attack.

32Arcane
Pinpoint Barrier

Energy Armor also increases your Critical Hit Chance by 5%.

41Arcane
Energy Tap

Rather than decreasing your maximum Arcane Power, Energy Armor increases it by 20.

48Arcane
Force Armor

Incoming attacks that would deal more than 35% of your maximum Life are reduced to deal 35% of your maximum Life instead.

The amount absorbed cannot exceed 100% of your maximum Life.

54Arcane
Prismatic Armor

Energy Armor also increases your resistance to all damage types 25%.

60Arcane
Note: Information on this page is based on a level 70 Wizard.
Energy Armor Rune Popularity
  • This chart shows the popularity of the runes for the Energy Armor Wizard active skill. Select the blue bars for softcore data, the red bars for hardcore data, or view all the rune statistics in the table display.
  • These are the Energy Armor runes as chosen by level 70 Wizards who are currently playing the Diablo III: Reaper of Souls on PC or Mac in patch 2.3. It can also guide Wizards looking to pick the best Energy Armor runes in Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition on consoles - the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.
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Energy Armor Rune Popularity Chart
Popularity percentages for Energy Armor runes, as used by level 70 hardcore and softcore Wizards. Hightlight the bars on the chart to see the percentages for each Energy Armor rune.
Energy Armor Rune Popularity Table
Popularity percentages for the Energy Armor runes used by level 70 softcore and hardcore Wizards.
RuneSoftcore %Hardcore %
Prismatic Armor4062
Force Armor38.824
Pinpoint Barrier17.19.4
Energy Tap3.63.8
Absorption0.60.8
No Rune00
Charts Last Updated: July 25, 2017
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