ESO: PVE Heal Meta

Here are several of the sets high level end game players use for Heal Builds. These are used in 12 man trials, 4 man dungeons, veteran Maelstrom Arena, and other PVE overworld fights. These are organized in ease to aquire.

Keep in mind everything here listed as guidelines, not rules. Best in Slot (BiS) changes depending on your class, Champion Points, group makeup, rotation, and the current patch. Check back here for changes.

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This current list is for 3Summerset


Basic setup & stats


  • Health: 20k (new players) to 18k
  • Magicka recovery: 1k+, unless heavy attack rotation
  • Magicka regen: 1.5k – 2.3k
  • Weapons: Restoration Staff (main/off bar), dual wield swords (off bar), sword & board (off bar), or descturction staff (off bar)
  • Werewolf or Vampire: Vampire
  • Alchemical Poisons: back bar only if not running VMA or master weapons.
  • Fight location: several meters back to 10 meters


  1. Altmer
  2. Argonian
  3. Breton
  4. Dunmer
  5. Imperial
  6. Nord


  1. Atronach
  2. Lord

♡ – used for survivability




Weapon & Guild Skills

  1. Assault: ♤ Aggressive Warhorn
  2. Support: Barrier, Efficient Purge
  3. Destruction Staff: ♤ Elemental Drain
  4. Mages Guild: Balance, Inner light
  5. One handed & Shield: ♤ Pierce Armor
  6. Restoration Staff: ♤ Combat Prayer, Healing Springs, Healing Ward, Life Giver, Mutagen, ♡ Quick Siphon
  7. Undaunted: ♤ Energy Orb, ♤ Inner Rage

♤ – situational, may stack with other abilities or be situational
♡ – survivability

Class Skills

  1. Dragon Knight: Igneous Shield, Magma Shell, Obsidian Shardt
  2. Nightblade: Funnel Health, Healthy Offering, Reaping Mark, Refreshing Path, Sap Essence, Siphoning Attacks
  3. Sorcerer: ♤ Absorption Field, Dark Conversion, Summon Twilight Matriarch
  4. Templar: Blazing Spear, Breath of Life, Channeled Focus, Extended Ritual, ♤ Solar Prison
  5. Warden: Blue Betty, Budding Seeds, Bursting Vines, Enchanted Forest/Healing Thicket, Enchanted growth, ♤ Leeching Vines/Living Trellis, Lotus Blossom, Ice Fortress, ♤ Permafrost/Northern Storm, ♤ Shimmering Shield

♤ – situational, may stack with other abilities or be situational
♡ – survivability

Special thanks to Flamage, Forevermad, GMRevelation,Icisia, Kojou, Shockz325, & Yodased for their help answering questions and their insight.

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