The Wizard is a pure spellcaster, harnessing arcane and elemental magic to do his/her bidding via a devastating array of offensive spells.

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Does the damage bonus from Disruption affect itself?

My Disruption rune says "Targets hit by Arcane Torrent become Disrupted for 6 seconds, causing them to take 15% additional damage from any attacks that deal Arcane damage." Does this bonus include ...
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What attack does the Wizard do when attacking with a spell while out of Arcane Power?

I've noticed that if my Wizard runs out of Arcane Power while I'm spamming an ability that costs arcane power, I start shooting little white dots at the enemy which do damage. This surprised me ...
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On Wizard, Is it better to use Magic Weapon or Familiar(sparkflint)?

So the Wizard gets the skill Magic Weapon that raises your dmg by 10% and this IS reflected in your DPS rating when you cast it. A few levels later you get the Familiar which eventually gets ...
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Why is my Wizard taking so much damage?

I'm primarily playing single player, and I've noticed that at the very end of Act I/beginning of Acti II the amount of damage that I'm taking from enemies has dramatically spiked. Whenever I'm near a ...
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Which signature spell is the fastest for generating Flashes of Insight?

The Wizard’s Arcane Dynamo skill description reads: When you deal damage with a Signature spell you may gain a Flash of Insight. The “may” is very vague. What is the actual chance? And more ...
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What are the Archon’s abilities?

The description for Archon reads: While in Archon form, your normal abilities are replaced by powerful Archon abilities But no further information is provided. What does that mean, precisely? ...
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How does Magic Weapon (and its runed varieties) interact with other skills? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is Magic Weapon associated with a weapon or with the hero? The Wizard’s Magic Weapon skill increases the damage of the Wizard’s weapon. Does this also increase the ...
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Is Magic Weapon associated with a weapon or with the hero?

The Wizard’s Magic Weapon skill description reads: Imbue your weapon with magical energy, granting it 10% increased damage. Lasts 5 minutes. What does it mean, imbue the weapon? If I switch ...
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What increases a Wizard's arcane power regeneration?

Arcane power, the resource for the Wizard's non-signature spells generates rapidly on its own, however on Diablo Wiki, it is stated that arcane power Regeneration over time (can be boosted by ...
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Does Illusionist ability trigger based on current life or max life?

One of the Wizard's passive abilities is called Illusionist: Whenever you suffer more than 15% of your Life in a single hit, the cooldowns on Mirror Image and Teleport are automatically reset. ...