- The very heavens echoed the druid's rage and opened up at his command.
Starfire is a direct damage offensive spell that deals a large amount of arcane damage. It is a major part of a Balance Druid's rotation, generating 20 Solar Energy towards the Solar Eclipse.
Tips and tactics
- Opening with Starfire then using some form of Crowd Control such as is a good method for pulling mobs.
- Starfire is affected by Lunar Eclipse, and therefore benefits from the Balance Druid Mastery, .
- It has the third highest damage per mana of a druid's damage spells, after (DoT included) and . Thus it is an optimal offensive ability to use when running low on mana.
Patches and hotfixes
- Patch 5.2.0 (2013-03-05): Damage has been increased by 9%.
- Hotfix (2012-09-20): "Starfire damage has been increased by approximately 3%."
- Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Redesigned.
- Patch 4.2.0 (2011-06-28): Damage has been increased by approximately 23%.
- Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Starfire is available at level 8 for 3 70.
- Patch 3.1.0 (2009-04-14): : No longer affects Starfire.
- Patch 2.1.0 (2007-05-22): : The delay on the stun effect for Starfire has been reduced.