Fireball is a Pyromancy in Dark Souls 3. To cast a Pyromancy, you must use a Flame or Special Weapons that can cast Pyromancys.


Spell Type


Focus Consumption 10
Attunement Slots 1
Faith Required  / Intelligence Required 6 / 6



Elementary pyromancy that is often the first learned. Hurls a fireball.

To use pyromancies, equip a pyromancy flame and attune a pyromancy at a bonfire.


Acquired From




  • The projectile is fairly slow with a very wide arc that can cover some distance if aimed correctly.
  • It lasts roughly 2.5 seconds of air time before dissipating.
  • Deals (spell buff x 1.7) damage on a direct hit, and (spell buff x 1.55) damage with the blast.
Acid Surge  ♦  Black Fire Orb  ♦  Black Flame  ♦  Black Serpent  ♦  Boulder Heave  ♦  Bursting Fireball  ♦  Carthus Beacon  ♦  Carthus Flame Arc  ♦  Chaos Bed Vestiges  ♦  Chaos Storm  ♦  Fire Ball  ♦  Fire Orb  ♦  Fire Surge  ♦  Fire Whip  ♦  Firestorm  ♦  Flame Fan  ♦  Floating Chaos  ♦  Great Chaos Fire Orb  ♦  Great Combustion  ♦  Iron Flesh  ♦  Poison Mist  ♦  Power Within  ♦  Profaned Flame  ♦  Profuse Sweat  ♦  Rapport  ♦  Sacred Flame  ♦  Seething Chaos  ♦  Toxic Mist  ♦  Warmth


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    • Anonymous

      Best starting spell26 Apr 2016 15:02  

      With very low casting time, and medium damage (exactly between soul and heavy soul arrows) it is much better start than what mage gets. Although you need several casts to kill a single knight, it's combat useful, with potential to one shot early weak enemies.

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