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Vaal Earthquake
Vaal, Attack, AoE, Duration, Melee
Level: 1–20
Souls Per Use: 30
Can Store 1 Use
Soul Gain Prevention: 12 sec
Cast Time: 1 sec
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (50–61)%
Requires Level 28
Smashes the ground with an Axe, Mace, Sceptre or Staff, dealing damage in an area and cracking the earth. The crack will erupt in a powerful aftershock after a short duration. After using this skill, your steps will deal damage around you, cracking the earth if the previous cracks have erupted. This effect ends after a secondary duration, or after a maximum number of aftershocks.
Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Damage
Deals (50–61.4)% of Base Damage
Base duration is 1 seconds
Aftershock deals (350–407)% more Damage with Hits and Ailments
Base secondary duration is 12 seconds
Ongoing effect ends after 7 Aftershocks
Aftershock deals (30–169) to (46–254) Added Attack Physical Damage
Modifiers to Skill Effect Duration also apply to this Skill's Soul Gain Prevention
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
DropLevel 28
BaseType Vaal Earthquake
Class Active Skill Gems
WeaponOne Hand Axes, One Hand Maces, Staves, Two Hand Axes, Two Hand Maces, Sceptres, Warstaff
TargetTypesEnemy, Ground
ActiveTypeAttack, Area, Duration, Melee, Vaal
Base duration is 1 seconds
Base secondary duration is 12 seconds
Ongoing effect ends after 7 Aftershocks
Modifiers to Skill Effect Duration also apply to this Skill's Soul Gain Prevention

Level Effect /40

LevelRequires LevelStrengthBase DamageAftershock deals 350% more Damage with Hits and AilmentsAftershock deals 30 to 46 Added Attack Physical DamageExperience
1286650%35030, 46199,345
2317250.6%35335, 53285,815
3347951.2%35640, 61401,344
4378551.8%35946, 70554,379
5409152.4%36253, 79477,437
6429553%36558, 86583,786
74410053.6%36863, 94710,359
84610454.2%37168, 1021,355,511
94810854.8%37474, 1111,138,877
105011255.4%37780, 1201,368,233
115211656%38086, 1301,638,338
125412156.6%38393, 1401,956,648
135612557.2%386101, 1513,655,184
145812957.8%389109, 1633,017,327
156013358.4%392117, 1767,759,995
166213759%395126, 19015,138,193
176414259.6%398136, 20426,083,825
186614660.2%401146, 22062,620,247
196815060.8%404157, 236211,708,088
207015461.4%407169, 254
217262%410181, 272
227462.6%413195, 292
237663.2%416209, 313
247863.8%419224, 335
258064.4%422239, 359
268265%425256, 384
278465.6%428274, 411
288666.2%431293, 440
298866.8%434314, 470
309067.4%437335, 503
319167.7%437346, 519
329268%440358, 537
339368.3%440370, 555
349468.6%443382, 573
359568.9%443395, 592
369669.2%446408, 612
379769.5%446421, 632
389869.8%449435, 653
399970.1%449449, 674
4010070.4%452464, 696

Microtransactions /2

Gore Earthquake Effect
Your Earthquake becomes a gory effect.

Crystal Earthquake Effect
Your Earthquake becomes a crystal effect.

Supported By /71

ActiveType: Attack, Area, Melee, Duration, Vaal
Support GemActiveType
Added Fire Damage SupportHit, Attack
Faster Attacks SupportAttack, Type56
Added Cold Damage SupportAttack, Hit
Additional Accuracy SupportAttack, Type56
Increased Area of Effect SupportArea, CreateMinion, Type53
Added Lightning Damage SupportAttack, Hit
Increased Critical Strikes SupportHit, Attack
Increased Critical Damage SupportHit, Attack
Knockback SupportHit, Attack
Life Leech SupportHit, Attack
Mana Leech SupportAttack
Added Chaos Damage SupportHit, Attack
Stun SupportHit, Attack
Melee Physical Damage SupportMelee
Item Rarity SupportHit, Attack, DamageOverTime
Concentrated Effect SupportArea, CreateMinion, Type53
Increased Duration SupportDuration, Type55
Cold to Fire SupportHit, Attack
Combustion SupportHit, Attack
Elemental Damage with Attacks SupportAttack, Type56
Bloodlust SupportMelee
Life Gain on Hit SupportAttack, Type56
Elemental Proliferation SupportHit, Attack, CauseElementalStatus
Culling Strike SupportHit, Attack
Damage on Full Life SupportAttack
Chance to Flee SupportAttack, Hit
Blind SupportHit, Attack
Fire Penetration SupportHit, Attack
Cold Penetration SupportHit, Attack
Lightning Penetration SupportHit, Attack
Power Charge On Critical SupportHit, Attack
Burning Damage SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning
Curse On Hit SupportAttack, Hit, AppliesCurse
Cast On Critical Strike SupportAttack
Cast on Melee Kill SupportMelee
Endurance Charge on Melee Stun SupportMelee
Less Duration SupportDuration, Type55
Block Chance Reduction SupportHit, Attack
Physical to Lightning SupportHit, Attack
Fortify SupportMelee
Ice Bite SupportHit, Attack
Hypothermia SupportHit, Attack, DamageOverTime
Innervate SupportHit, Attack
Poison SupportHit, Attack
Void Manipulation SupportHit, Attack, DamageOverTime
Controlled Destruction SupportHit, Attack, Type59
Swift Affliction SupportDuration, Type55, Hit, Attack
Elemental Focus SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning
Ignite Proliferation SupportHit, Attack
Chance to Bleed SupportAttack
Lesser Poison SupportHit, Attack
Deadly Ailments SupportHit, Attack
Decay SupportHit, Attack
Efficacy SupportHit, Attack, Type59, Duration, Type55, DamageOverTime
Vile Toxins SupportHit, Attack
Maim SupportAttack, Maims
Immolate SupportHit, Attack
Unbound Ailments SupportHit, Attack, CauseElementalStatus
Brutality SupportHit, Attack
Ruthless SupportMelee
Onslaught SupportHit, Attack
Summon Phantasm SupportAttack, Hit, CreatesMinion
Withering Touch SupportAttack
Bonechill SupportAttack, Hit, NonHitChill, ChillingArea
Energy Leech SupportHit, Attack
Close Combat SupportMelee
Shockwave SupportMelee
Impale SupportAttack
Pulverise SupportMelee
Rage SupportMelee
Nightblade SupportAttack