Spell Icon Dustdevil  

Description

1: Decrease Hitpoints by 582.

Details   Raw Spell Data, Lucy Spell View

Mana: 162 Skill: Evocation
Casting Time: 5 Recast Time: 1.5
Fizzle Time: 1.5 Resist: Magic
Range: 200 Location: Any
Time of Day: Any Deletable: Yes
Reflectable: Yes Focusable: Yes
Dispellable: Yes Interruptable: Yes
Target Type: Single Spell Type: Detrimental
Source: Live 11/19

Messages

Cast on you: Debris smashes against your body.
Cast on other: Soandso 's body is crushed by flying debris.

Game Description

Ignites your target's skin, doing between 582 and @1 damage.

Items with this effect

Quick Facts

Scroll:
Spell: Dustdevil

ClassLevel
RNG59
DRU43

Expansion:
Ruins of Kunark

Duration:
Instant
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Wrong Spell Icon
# Dec 28 2006 at 5:20 PM Rating: Decent
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The spell icon (tornado) and name (Dustdevil) for this spell are more akin to the wind (stun) line of druid spells. However the spell description says Ignites for such and such, with no stun, which is more akin to the Fire line of druid spells. The damage to mana ratio seems to be better than L38 Firestrike, L48 Fire, and L48 Starfire. The save is magic for this spell not fire. Seems the tornado symbol is an error that was never fixed or that this spell was originally going to be another wind(stun) but got changed and vice versa, etc.

Edited, Dec 28th 2006 8:21pm by Harmoniq

Edited, Dec 28th 2006 8:23pm by Harmoniq

Edited, Dec 29th 2006 8:37pm by Harmoniq
new vendor- Burumy Fahon
# Dec 21 2005 at 11:01 PM Rating: Decent
Burumy Fahon has this in Abysmal Sea for 11p, 4g, 6s, 7c.
New Vendor - Pathfinder Viliken
# Sep 24 2005 at 2:33 AM Rating: Decent
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I just found this spell in Plane of Knowledge (POK) from Pathfinder Viliken. Sells for 40p, 9g, 4 s, 9 cp.(bring 41 plat hehe).

It is listed as "Dustdevil".

Beats having to go to FV for it if you are already in POK.

Edited, Sat Sep 24 03:48:30 2005
Won't sell to me
# Jun 20 2005 at 11:39 PM Rating: Decent
Neither of the NPCs will sell this spell to me, I'm a 43 halfling druid. =/
Stun effect
# May 12 2005 at 6:43 AM Rating: Decent
Rangers dont need stuns. Load your procs, equip a sword of the bloodsworn and copper hammer....then pray. Stuns aren't for your class.
Stun effect
# Dec 07 2007 at 1:59 PM Rating: Decent
27 posts
If you really thing Rangers have no place using stuns, you're sadly mistaken. We've got a full line of self-buff proc spells that all have stuns, and they're an important part of every rangers agro management toolbox.

Play a ranger before you post about 'em.
RE: Stun effect
# Jun 01 2005 at 1:11 PM Rating: Decent
44 posts
This does not seem like a good place for this type of thread, but since it is here... I have a ranger with a copper hammer and sword of the bloodsworn. Even with my spell procs I am able to manage agro and avoid stealing agro from tanks. In some situations however, being second or third on the hate list is a good thing. When that situation arises most clerics and/or enchanters usually appreciate my ability to grab agro when I need to.
No stun?
# Apr 20 2005 at 7:00 PM Rating: Decent
Should have a stun on it, at least something for a ranger to interrupt casting. then it would rock.
Mislabled
# Apr 20 2005 at 5:37 PM Rating: Decent
Just purchased this in Firiona Vie as "Calification" but scribed as "Dust Devil"
Calefaction vs Dustdevil?
# Apr 14 2005 at 6:43 PM Rating: Decent
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I was trying to check my spells to see what changed in the revamp this week, and was startled to find Calefaction is gone! This spell appears to have shown up in its place. (I've already moved on to Starfire, so I didn't have Calefaction in any spell sets, so I'm not really sure if Dustdevil is in its spot.) But since there are comments on this page dating back to Jan 2004, I gather Dustdevil is an old spell? Did they just throw it to us druids as compensation for losing Calefaction, or what?

Dustdevil looks like just another nuke, a bit smaller and cheaper than Starfire, part of a typical progression as you level up. Calefaction actually served a very different purpose: it was FAST (2 second cast), but with a long refresh (25? 30?). So you could use it when getting the damage 3-4 seconds sooner mattered, or if you were afraid a longer cast would get interrupted, but you couldn't use it for continuous damage.
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Dustdevil
# Apr 13 2005 at 10:14 AM Rating: Decent
28 posts
Suprise,,, logged on yesterday after the patch and this spell gem was in my #2 slot,,, nice nuke to have with Brushfire and Frozen Wind.

Theoequis Peregrinus
65 Tunarian Ranger
Brell Se,,,errr scratch that CT server
cant find
# Feb 04 2005 at 2:44 AM Rating: Decent
i went there and no1 was there bbut some troll things.....how am i supposed to get this spell?
RE: cant find
# Feb 11 2005 at 4:42 AM Rating: Decent
All the vendors moved to the outpost go across the bridge east from the tunnel where POK book is located you will find the vendors there
Cost
# Oct 14 2004 at 5:16 AM Rating: Decent
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Bought the spell off of Arial Fern just now,
with my ranger, he conned indifferently and charge me 54pp for it
Sold at...
# Sep 03 2004 at 9:55 AM Rating: Decent
24 posts
Sold by Burumy Fahon on the Queen of Thorns
great
# Jan 02 2004 at 10:54 AM Rating: Decent
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I personally love this spell. When I'm made to be MT it's great to claim a lot of agro early on in the fight; when just meleeing it's great for doing an additional 900 damage; and when soloing, it means the mobs (for once) don't laugh when we through magic at em!
RE: great
# Jul 05 2004 at 9:35 PM Rating: Decent
no, they are still lafing lol
RE: great
# Aug 30 2004 at 6:49 AM Rating: Decent
It's fun to have as a druid. I love my fire. And we get SO MUCH OF IT! Nature's best force, ever.
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