Level Required: 30
Skill Type: Mastery

Cooldown: 120 seconds

Transform into a being of pure arcane energy for 20 seconds. While in Archon form, your normal abilities are replaced by powerful Archon abilities and your damage, Armor and resistances are increased by 20%.

Each enemy killed while in Archon form increases your damage by 6% for the remaining duration of Archon.

Element: Arcane

Runes for Archon
Skill RunesLevelElement

An explosion erupts around you when you transform, dealing 3680% weapon damage as Fire to all enemies within 15 yards.

Archon abilities deal Fire damage instead of Arcane.


Archon form can cast Teleport with a 3 second cooldown.

Pure Power

Decrease the cooldown of Archon to 100 seconds.

Archon abilities deal Lightning damage instead of Arcane.

Slow Time

Archon form can cast a Slow Time that follows you and your Arcane Blast and Arcane Strike abilities Freeze enemies for 1 seconds.

Archon abilities deal Cold damage instead of Arcane.

Improved Archon

Increase the damage of all Archon abilities by 22%.

Note: Information on this page is based on a level 70 Wizard.
Archon Rune Popularity
  • This chart shows the popularity of the runes for the Archon 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 Archon 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 Archon runes in Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition on consoles - the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.
  • See other Wizard skill data in the Most Popular Wizard Builds and Skills charts.
Archon Rune Popularity Chart
Popularity percentages for Archon runes, as used by level 70 hardcore and softcore Wizards. Hightlight the bars on the chart to see the percentages for each Archon rune.
Archon Rune Popularity Table
Popularity percentages for the Archon runes used by level 70 softcore and hardcore Wizards.
RuneSoftcore %Hardcore %
Pure Power42.837.3
Improved Archon26.819.8
Slow Time11.88.2
No Rune00
Charts Last Updated: November 3, 2018
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