Wand

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A wand is a one-handed projectile weapon. It may be linked to any of the attributes that are characteristic to spellcasters. Along with a focus, it is one of the two weapon sets preferred by casters. Wand and wanding are also used to refer to the act of attacking with a wand or staff.

Properties[edit]

  • Equip: One-handed
  • Maximum damage range1: 11-22.
  • Damage type: Chaos, Dark, Holy, Cold, Earth, Fire or Lightning, depending on linked attribute.
  • Attack speed: 1.75 seconds.
  • Range:2 1.2 danger zone radius.
  • Projectile flight time:3 0.56 seconds.
  • Projectile arc size: Medium.4
  • Base: Unsalvageable inherent (from Prophecies or Factions) or salvageable inscription (Nightfall or Eye of the North).
  • Modifier: Inherent (Prophecies or Factions) or, if dropped in Nightfall or Eye of the North, Wand Wrapping (name suffix).
  1. Affected by height. Like all ranged weapons, damage increases if the target is at a lower height than the attacker and decreases if the target is at a higher height.
  2. Same as normal spell range, not affected by height.
  3. At a range of 1 danger zone radius.
  4. Is slightly higher than the other medium arcs.

Models[edit]

This is a list of all the different appearances a wand may have. It is completely independent of its stats and modifiers; for example, a Jellyfish Wand will be as effective as a Platinum Wand if they share the same linked attribute, inscription and modifiers.

Key:

L Available as loot
C Available from Collectors
W Available from Weaponsmiths
P Available from the PvP Equipment panel
D Available from specific Dungeon reward chests

Monk wands[edit]

Name Attribute Damage type Campaign Availability
Holy Rod Divine Favor Fire Core L, C, W, P
Protective Rod Divine Favor Fire Core C, W
Eternal Flame Wand Divine Favor Fire Factions L
Holy Rod Healing Prayers Holy Core P
Eternal Flame Wand Healing Prayers Holy Nightfall L
Healing Rod Healing Prayers Holy Nightfall C, W
Holy Rod Protection Prayers Holy Core P
Protective Wand Protection Prayers Holy Core C, W
Smiting Rod Smiting Prayers Holy Core L, C, W, P
Baneful Scepter Smiting Prayers Holy Factions L

Necromancer wands[edit]

Name Attribute Damage type Campaign Availability
Decade Rod "Undying Service"2 Any Necromancer attribute Dark Core C
Truncheon Blood Magic Dark Core L, P
Deadly Cesta (truncheon) Blood Magic Dark Prophecies C
Pronged Rod Blood Magic Dark Factions, Nightfall L, C, W
Blood Spore Scepter Blood Magic Dark Nightfall L
Accursed Rod Curses Cold Core P
Deadly Cesta Curses Dark Prophecies C
Spiral Rod Curses Dark Factions, Nightfall L, C, W
Truncheon Curses Dark Factions L, C
Wailing Wand Curses Cold Factions, Nightfall C, W
Blighted Rod Curses Dark Nightfall L
Deadly Cesta Death Magic Cold Core L, C, W, P
Bone Spiral Rod Death Magic Cold Factions, Nightfall C, W
Truncheon Death Magic Cold Prophecies C
Wailing Wand Death Magic Cold Factions L
Cyclopian Wand Death Magic Cold Nightfall L
Crimson Claw Scepter1 Soul Reaping Dark Core L, C, W, P
Dead Scepter Soul Reaping Dark Nightfall L

1 In Prophecies and Factions, Crimson Claw Scepters are only available through the PvP Equipment panel.
2 Unique wand with sword skin.

Mesmer wands[edit]

Name Attribute Damage type Campaign Availability
Decade Rod "All the World"3 Any Mesmer attribute Chaos Core C
Cane Domination Magic Chaos Core L, C, W, P
Gazing Scepter Domination Magic Chaos Factions, Nightfall L, C, W
Imposing Scepter Domination Magic Chaos Nightfall L
Luminescent Scepter Domination Magic Chaos Prophecies2 See 2
Cane Illusion Magic Chaos Core L, C, W, P
Hypnotic Scepter Illusion Magic Chaos Factions, Nightfall L, C, W
Crystal Wand1 Inspiration Magic Chaos Core L, C, W, P
Arcane Scepter1 Fast Casting Chaos Core L, C, W, P

1 In Prophecies and Factions, Arcane Scepters and Crystal Wands are only available through the PvP Equipment panel.
2 This wand is a bonus item only available with the /bonus command on the Game of the Year edition of Prophecies.
3 Unique wand with sword skin.

Elementalist wands[edit]

Name Attribute Damage type Campaign Availability
Decade Rod "Antipode Alloy"2 Any Elementalist attribute Chaos Core C
Air Wand Air Magic Lightning Core L, C, W, P
Voltaic Wand Air Magic Lightning Factions L
Cloudburst Wand Air Magic Lightning Nightfall L
Earth Wand Earth Magic Earth Core L, C, W, P
Golden Pillar Earth Magic Earth Factions L
Guardian Branch Earth Magic Earth Nightfall L
Voltaic Wand Energy Storage Chaos Core C, W, P1
Voltaic Wand Energy Storage Fire, Lightning Factions, Nightfall L
Fire Wand Fire Magic Fire Core L, C, W, P
Dragon's Breath Wand Fire Magic Fire Factions, Nightfall, GW:EN L, D
Blazing Wing Wand Fire Magic Fire Nightfall L
Pyrewood Scepter Fire Magic Fire Nightfall L
Water Wand Water Magic Cold Core L, C, W, P
Water Spirit Rod Water Magic Cold Factions, Nightfall L
Watercrest Wand Water Magic Cold Nightfall L
Whalekin Wand Water Magic Cold Nightfall L

1 In Prophecies and Factions, Voltaic Wands which inflict Chaos Damage and are linked to Energy Storage are only available through the PvP Equipment panel.
2 Unique wand with sword skin.

Ritualist wands[edit]

Name Attribute Damage type Campaign Availability
Channeling Rod Channeling Magic Cold, Earth, Fire Factions L
PvP Channeling Scepter Channeling Magic Lightning Factions P
Ritualist Cane Channeling Magic Lightning Factions, Nightfall C, W
Eerie Rod Communing Cold, Earth, Fire, Lightning Factions L
Harmonic Rod Communing Cold, Earth, Fire Factions, Nightfall L
PvP Communing Scepter Communing Dark Factions P
Ritualist Wand Communing Dark Factions, Nightfall C, W
Restoration Scepter Restoration Magic Dark Factions P
Restoration Scepter Restoration Magic Dark Nightfall, Eye of the North C, W
Shamanic Wand Restoration Magic Cold, Fire Eye of the North L
Ritualist Scepter Spawning Power Lightning Factions, Nightfall C, W
Spawning Wand Spawning Power Lightning Factions P
Spawning Wand Spawning Power Cold, Earth, Fire, Lightning Factions L

Other wands[edit]

Name Attribute Damage type Campaign Availability
Balthazar's Rod Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Core C
Candy Cane Wand none Cold Core C
Deldrimor <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Prophecies W
Wintergreen Wand none Cold Prophecies, Nightfall -
Amber Wand random1 by attribute Factions L
Celestial Scepter random1 by attribute Factions L
Jade Wand random1 by attribute Factions L
Jellyfish Wand random1 by attribute Factions L
Koi Scepter random1 by attribute Factions L
Plagueborn Scepter random1 by attribute Factions L
Platinum Wand random1, 2 by attribute Factions, Eye of the North L, D
Serpentine Scepter random3 by attribute Factions D
Wayward Wand random1, 3 by attribute Factions L
Zodiac Scepter random1, 3 by attribute Factions L
Scepter of the Forgotten random2 by attribute Nightfall L
Silver Boar Scepter random2 by attribute Nightfall, Eye of the North L, D
Tormented <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Nightfall C
Wooden Boar Scepter random2 by attribute Nightfall L4
Darkhorn Rod random2 by attribute Eye of the North D
Frog Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Eye of the North D
Onyx Scepter random2 by attribute Eye of the North D
Topaz Scepter random2 by attribute Eye of the North D
Asuran <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Eye of the North W
Charrslayer <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Eye of the North W
Norn <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Eye of the North W
Destroyer <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Eye of the North W
Undead <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Bonus Mission Pack C
Charr <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Bonus Mission Pack C
Mursaat <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Bonus Mission Pack C
Tengu <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Bonus Mission Pack C
Imperial <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Beyond C
Oppressor's <attribute> Scepter Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Beyond C
Fan of Purity Any spellcasting profession attribute by attribute Beyond C

1 Uninscribable. All spellcasting profession attributes except for Healing Prayers, Protection Prayers, Soul Reaping, Fast Casting, Inspiration Magic, Energy Storage and Restoration Magic have been observed.
2 Inscribable. Spellcasting profession primary attributes except for Mesmer, where they are linked to Domination Magic.
3 Inscribable. Spellcasting profession primary attributes except for Mesmer, where they are linked to Inspiration Magic.
4 The only known source of Wooden Boar Scepters are treasure objects.

Damage types of other wands[edit]

Profession Attribute Randomly generated (L or D) Not randomly generated (C, W or P)
Monk Divine Favor Fire
Healing Prayers Holy
Protection Prayers
Smiting Prayers
Necromancer Blood Magic Dark
Curses Dark Cold
Death Magic Cold
Soul Reaping Dark
Mesmer Domination Magic Chaos
Fast Casting
Illusion Magic
Inspiration Magic
Elementalist Air Magic Lightning
Earth Magic Earth
Energy Storage Cold, Earth, Fire or Lightning Chaos
Fire Magic Fire
Water Magic Cold
Ritualist Channeling Magic Cold, Earth, Fire or Lightning Lightning
Communing Dark
Restoration Magic Dark
Spawning Power Lightning

See also[edit]


Weapons (edit)
One-handed Melee:
Ranged:
AxeSword
SpearWand
Two-handed Melee:
Ranged:
DaggersHammerScythe
BowStaff
Off-hand only FocusShield
Types CasterMartial
Upgrades BundlesComponentsInscriptions
RewardsInherent modifiersPerfect