Backfire is a fire based skill available in Dragon's Dogma.


"Sets the user's body ablaze, eroding their own life but also causing harm to all they touch."

Causes self-immolation, deals fire damage to all that the Arisen touches, whilst eroding their health at the same time.

Upgrades to Immolation. In Dark Arisen, becomes Flameshroud with a suitable Magick Archer's Ring or Band equipped.


  • For an overview, tactics and usage see Immolation.
  • Active for 30 seconds.
  • The Arisen loses 20 hit points of white damage per second, which can be completely cured via spell.
  • Press [jump] to cancel its invocation or activate the skill again to cancel.
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