ESO Dungeon Tank Build

Updated: Flames of Ambition (March 2021)

Welcome to The Tank Club: ESO Dungeon Tank Build.

These builds have been designed for optimal group support within 4-person content, most specifically in Veteran and Hardmode Dungeons. If you are looking for a more Beginner friendly Dungeon build then check out the Beginner Tank Builds page or check out our YouTube page.

Race

Any

Mundus

The Atronach

Attributes

64 Health

Food

Bewitched Sugar Skulls

Potions

Equipment

PieceSetWeightTraitEnchantment
HeadEncratis's Behemoth / Tremorscale / Engine GuardianHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
ShoulderEncratis's Behemoth / Tremorscale / Engine GuardianHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
ChestClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
HandsClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
WaistClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
LegsClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
FeetClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
NecklaceVestment of OlorimeJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
RingVestment of OlorimeJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
RingVestment of OlorimeJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
Main HandPuncturing RemedyAny 1HInfusedFlame
Off HandPuncturing RemedyShieldWell-FittedStamina
Main Hand BackupVestment of OlorimeIce StaffInfusedCrusher
PieceSetWeightTraitEnchantment
HeadEncratis's Behemoth / Tremorscale / Engine GuardianHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
ShoulderEncratis's Behemoth / Tremorscale / Engine GuardianHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
ChestPowerful AssaultMediumInfusedPrismatic Defence
HandsPowerful AssaultMediumSturdyPrismatic Defence
WaistPowerful AssaultMediumSturdyPrismatic Defence
LegsPowerful AssaultMediumInfusedPrismatic Defence
FeetPowerful AssaultMediumSturdyPrismatic Defence
NecklaceVestment of OlorimeJewelleryTriuneBracing
RingVestment of OlorimeJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
RingVestment of OlorimeJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
Main HandPuncturing RemedyAny 1HInfusedFlame
Off HandPuncturing RemedyShieldSturdyStamina
Main Hand BackupVestment of OlorimeIce StaffInfusedCrusher
PieceSetWeightTraitEnchantment
HeadEncratis's Behemoth / Tremorscale / Engine GuardianHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
ShoulderEncratis's Behemoth / Tremorscale / Engine GuardianHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
ChestClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
HandsClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
WaistClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
LegsClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
FeetClaw of YolnahkriinHeavySturdyPrismatic Defence
NecklacePowerful Assault / Drake's RushJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
RingPowerful Assault / Drake's RushJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
RingPowerful Assault / Drake's RushJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
Main HandPuncturing RemedyAny 1HInfusedFlame
Off HandPuncturing RemedyShieldWell-FittedStamina
Main Hand BackupPowerful Assault / Drake's RushIce StaffInfusedCrusher
PieceSetWeightTraitEnchantment
HeadEngine GuardianMediumInfusedPrismatic Defence
ShoulderEngine GuardianLightSturdyHealth
ChestLeeching PlateHeavyInfusedPrismatic Defence
HandsLeeching PlateHeavySturdyHealth
WaistLeeching PlateHeavySturdyHealth
LegsLeeching PlateHeavyInfusedPrismatic Defence
FeetLeeching PlateHeavySturdyHealth
NecklaceWinter's RespiteJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
RingWinter's RespiteJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
RingWinter's RespiteJewelleryTriuneMagicka Recovery
Main HandPuncturing Remedy / Rampaging SlashAny 1HPoweredAbsorb Stamina
Off HandPuncturing Remedy / Rampaging SlashShieldWell-FittedStamina
Main Hand BackupWinter's RespiteIce StaffInfusedCrusher

Abilities

Dragonknight

Pierce Armor Heroic Slash Igneous Shield Green Dragon Blood mail 001 Barrier
Inner Rage Choking Talons Elemental Blockade Balance Unrelenting Grip Aggressive Horn

Skill 5 is a Flex Slot. You’ll need to slot Echoing Vigor here if you decide to use Symphony of Blades.
Other options for the flex slot include: Noxious Breath for AoE Major Breach, Protective Plate for reducing projectile damage/snare immunity, Stone Giant to increase the damage an enemy takes, Cinder Storm for a long duration AoE Heal over time or Igneous Weapons to buff your group with Major Brutality/Sorcery if your group are not using Weapon/Spell Power Potions.

Pierce Armor Heroic Slash Igneous Shield Echoing Vigor Shuffle Barrier
Inner Rage Choking Talons Elemental Blockade Balance Unrelenting Grip Aggressive Horn

If you are not using Symphony of Blades then you can switch the Heal to Resolving Vigor.

Necromancer

Pierce Armor Heroic Slash Unnerving Boneyard Hungry Scythe Necrotic Potency Barrier
Inner Rage Empowering Grasp Elemental Blockade Spell Symmetry Beckoning Armor Glacial Colossus

You’ll need to slot Echoing Vigor if you decide to use Symphony of Blades.

Pierce Armor Heroic Slash Spirit Guardian Echoing Vigor Shuffle Barrier
Inner Rage Empowering Grasp Elemental Blockade Balance Silver Leash Glacial Colossus

If you are not using Symphony of Blades then you can switch the Heal to Resolving Vigor.

Nightblade

Pierce Armor Heroic Slash Leeching Strikes Dark Cloak mail 001 Barrier
Inner Rage Mass Hysteria Elemental Blockade Phantasmal Escape Silver Leash Aggressive Horn

Skill 5 is a Flex Slot. You’ll need to slot Sap Essence here if you decide to use Symphony of Blades.
Other options for the flex slot include: Refreshing Path for an AoE Heal and Major Expedition, Lotus Fan for AoE Minor Vulnerability, Sap Essence for an AoE group heal, or Swallow Soul for a self heal and Ultimate gain from the Transfer passive.

Pierce Armor Heroic Slash Leeching Strikes Echoing Vigor Phantasmal Escape Barrier
Inner Rage Mass Hysteria Elemental Blockade Balance Silver Leash Aggressive Horn

If you are not using Symphony of Blades then you can switch the Heal to Resolving Vigor.

Sorcerer

Pierce Armor Heroic Slash Dark Deal Summon Unstable Clannfear Boundless Storm Barrier
Inner Rage Restraining Prison Elemental Blockade Summon Unstable Clannfear Silver Leash Aggressive Horn

You’ll need to slot Echoing Vigor if you decide to use Symphony of Blades.

Pierce Armor Heroic Slash Dark Deal Echoing Vigor Shuffle Barrier
Inner Rage Restraining Prison Elemental Blockade Balance Silver Leash Aggressive Horn

If you are not using Symphony of Blades then you can switch the Heal to Resolving Vigor.

Templar

Warden

Pierce Armor Heroic Slash Bull Netch Echoing Vigor Enchanted Growth Barrier
Inner Rage Gripping Shards Elemental Blockade Expansive Frost Cloak Frozen Device Aggressive Horn

If you are not using Symphony of Blades then you can switch the Heal to Resolving Vigor.