The staff of lightning bolts allows the wielder to cast a bolt of lightning that deals shock damage, an effect that emulates the destruction spell Lightning Bolt. Charge consumed by the staff's use is reduced by higher Destruction skill.
- Can be purchased from mages at the College of Winterhold.
- Found as random drops or random loot.
- With the addition of the Dawnguard add-on, some Falmer may wield a version of this staff with a different appearance.