Spell Icon Ice Comet  

Description

1: Decrease Hitpoints by 706 (L49) to 1508 (L19)

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Mana: 203 Skill: Evocation
Casting Time: 5 Recast Time: 1.5
Fizzle Time: 1.5 Resist: Cold
Resist Adjust: -10 Range: 200
Location: Any Time of Day: Any
Deletable: Yes Interruptable: Yes
Target Type: Single Spell Type: Detrimental
Category: Dir. Dmg [Ice] Source: Live 04/20

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Cast on you: Your skin is rent by massive shards of deadly ice.
Cast on other: Soandso 's skin is rent by massive shards of deadly ice.

Game Description

Summons a giant comet of ice from the sky, causing between 706 and 1508 damage to your target.

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Quick Facts

  • Scroll:
    1. Spell: Ice Comet
    2. Spell: Ice Comet
    3. Spell: Ice Comet
  • Classes:
    Wizard level 49

    Duration:
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    Looks like scaling values are screwy
    # Nov 24 2015 at 8:40 PM Rating: Decent
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    1: Decrease Hitpoints by 706 (L49) to 1508 (L19)
    Lvl for scaling should be reversed.
    Progression Server
    # Feb 22 2011 at 6:04 PM Rating: Decent
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    So, does anyone know if the only way of getting this on progression servers is off of Vox? Last I checked, Research may be broken.
    Progression Server
    # May 03 2012 at 8:37 AM Rating: Decent
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    Do the quest?
    how to
    # Mar 12 2008 at 9:33 PM Rating: Decent
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    How do you mix the two runes together??? it won't mix in research kit Please help
    how to
    # Mar 12 2008 at 10:00 PM Rating: Excellent
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    Aair wrote:
    How do you mix the two runes together??? it won't mix in research kit Please help


    I don't think you can, any longer. If there's a current recipe for this version of the scroll, please let us know.
    how to
    # Mar 25 2008 at 9:38 PM Rating: Decent
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    Arcane Thickener,
    E'ci's Ink Additive,
    Ink of Pain,
    Pristine Fine Supple Runic Hide,
    Quill of the Arcanist

    Edited, Mar 26th 2008 1:42am by Hothgard
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    # Apr 29 2008 at 11:33 PM Rating: Decent
    When you get the shattered pieces, he tells you they are the runes that used to make it. When Sony re-did research, they much have messed this up. Going to try to petition and get them to echange the worthless pieces for the spell. Will keep it posted here.
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    Researched
    # Jul 21 2007 at 3:47 AM Rating: Decent
    Researched Rune of Frost + Rune of the Astral
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    # Dec 06 2005 at 8:45 AM Rating: Decent
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    Apparently the comet thing is back. I just love using this spell just to watch it hit the mob. Kind of a nice effect when it is the kill shot in a group.
    weak arse comet
    # Jun 28 2005 at 3:55 AM Rating: Decent
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    comon now... what was SoE thinking.. ice comet was one of the coolest spells, specially after they made the nice spell graphic, now they nerf it to make it be more like a hail storm instead of a comet, damage wise, maybe they will change it back, because they should

    edit: ok, but the mana ratio is almost 4:1, which is pretty sick, although i'd rather have it be 3:1 and deal 1500 for 500 mana, comon now, your evocing a freekin comet!

    Edited, Tue Jun 28 05:02:00 2005
    Nerf
    # Apr 15 2005 at 5:01 PM Rating: Excellent
    With the most recent patch series, SOE felt the need to nerf my biggest and best NUKE! **** them. I used to hit for around 1200+HP at LVL 52. Now I hit for 860something HP. Granted, it uses less mana and is faster and regens faster, but oh well... I don't use rend anymore. Tears of Druzil is now my favorite for one target. more damage- more mana efficient.
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    # May 04 2005 at 2:32 PM Rating: Decent
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    They seem to think that mages should nuke more than us...
    RE: Nerf
    # May 04 2005 at 2:32 PM Rating: Decent
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    They seem to think that mages should nuke more than us...
    RE: Nerf
    # Jun 05 2005 at 10:21 AM Rating: Default
    Its sad really this was the 1 good nuke you got until lvl 60 and it got nerfed =(
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    Weird Crits
    # Jul 19 2004 at 1:16 AM Rating: Decent
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    I have oftem wondered why my wizard at level 51 can crit on this spell at or over 1897, and my buddy also a wizard at level 59 now has never hit this high, any help would be great.

    Thanks

    RE: Weird Crits
    # Jul 19 2004 at 7:19 AM Rating: Good
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    Crits do double what the hit would have otherwise. Your friend apparently has gotten really, really bad luck from the random number generator, if he has not gotten a crit over 2k by level 59.

    Also, if you have a focus effect that improves damage, they would make your average crit higher than his.
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    Nothing like it to Lv60
    # Apr 29 2004 at 5:31 AM Rating: Decent
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    And it seems there isnt another spell that does that kind of damage for wizzys until the Lv60s

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    A Comet
    # Aug 17 2003 at 12:44 AM Rating: Good
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    I like this spell, 1100 Direct Damage is nothing to sneeze at, even with a high mana cost, its medium/long cast time give you a basis to judge how much damage you do in total, Draught of Fire may indeed have a better ratio, but no one's gonna gasp at it hehe. Rest assured if someone on your team is seeing it for the first time, they're gonna say something about its awesomeness, the spell does look really cool in action. This spell is commonly found in bazaar, but is also the reward of the Quest, Tarton's Wheel (although it might be wiser to keep the Staff of the Wheel as your reward). A great spell to finish off your wave of DD. PS-This spell may as wel be called "Comet", there's no such thing as a comet that isnt made out of ice.

    Edited, Sun Aug 17 01:46:23 2003
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    # Jul 20 2003 at 2:27 AM Rating: Decent
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    anyone know exactly where to buy this spell other than the bazaar or looting it off perma frost's dragon herself?
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    # Oct 19 2003 at 12:35 AM Rating: Default
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    ive had this spell for a LONG time sitting in my bank collection dust after buying it in bazaar for like 50pp or less until today that is. and with ID item it'll add another 20% damage. though i braught it out in mid adventure and no one seemed to notice when the guy's life suddenly had a major plunge! oh well we were rushed for collection stuff.
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    #Mistress nabiki, Posted: Oct 18 2003 at 10:40 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) ive had this spell for a LONG time sitting in my bank collection dust after buying it in bazaar for like 50pp or less until today that is. and with ID item it'll add another 20% damage. though i braught it out in mid adventure and no one seemed to notice when the guy's life suddenly had a major plunge! oh well we were rushed for collection stuff.
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    # Aug 31 2003 at 12:09 PM Rating: Good
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    It's a researched spell; no NPC vendors sell it. Rune of the Astral and Rune of Frost -- they can be obtained through the Tarton's Wheel quest, as well as normally.

    Really, though, it's usually quite easy to find at the bazaar. Many wizards well past this level will continue to make this spell to work up their research skill.
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    # May 22 2003 at 8:44 PM Rating: Default
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    great spell. Casting time and mana is a bit high. I think i heard in the long run the dmg-mana ratio is greater then Rend tho. with spell haste and mana preserve 3 this spell is really great. when u hit 51 u get draught of fire which even tho its lower dmg, the mana-dmg ration is ALOT better
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    # May 09 2003 at 5:32 PM Rating: Default
    Tested it on a Griffon in North karana wham 1110(at 49) pretty cool.

    Check out bazaar got mine for 20 plats...woot :)
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    # Apr 09 2003 at 2:40 AM Rating: Default
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    Easy to resist, but at level 52, I am yet to see a more spectacular spell effect. And image is everything right?
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