Despair
Spell, AoE, Duration, Chaos, Curse, Hex
Level: 1–20
Mana Cost: 16–33
Cast Time: 0.5 sec
Requires Level 24
Curses all targets in an area, lowering their chaos resistance and increasing damage over time they take. All hits will deal added chaos damage to the cursed enemies.
+(9–10.9) seconds to Base duration
+(0–10) to radius
Cursed enemies have (-29–-20)% to Chaos Resistance
Cursed enemies take (15–25)% increased Damage from Damage Over Time effects
Adds (9–46) to (12–57) Chaos Damage to Hits against Cursed Enemies
Curse gains 10 Doom per second if you Cast this Spell yourself


Additional Effects From Quality:
Cursed enemies take (0–10)% increased Damage from Damage Over Time effects
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.

Despair

DropLevel 24
BaseType Despair
Class Active Skill Gems
CostOrb of Alteration x 1
TargetTypesGround, Enemy,
TypeSpell, Area, Duration, SkillCanTrap, SkillCanTotem, SkillCanMine, SpellCanRepeat, Triggerable, SpellCanCascade, ChaosSkill, AppliesCurse, CanRapidFire, AreaSpell, Type91, Type92, Hex
GrantedEffectsID6786
Quality /3

Quality /3

TypeStatsWeight?
Superior {0}Cursed enemies take (0–10)% increased Damage from Damage Over Time effects50
Anomalous {0}(0–10)% increased Effect of Curse100
Divergent {0}Spell Hits have (0–10)% chance to Hinder Cursed Enemies with 30% reduced Movement Speed for 4 seconds100
Despair Unique /1

Despair Unique /1

Quest /4

Quest /4

ActQuest CompleteNPCCharacter
3Lost in LoveQuest RewardWitch Ranger Shadow
3A Fixture of FateSiosa (Level 1)All Classes
3Lost in LoveClarissaWitch Templar Duelist Ranger Shadow Scion
6Fallen from GraceLilly Roth (Level 1)All Classes
Implicit
Curse gains 10 Doom per second if you Cast this Spell yourself
base_deal_no_damage [1]
Level Effect /40

Level Effect /40

LevelRequires LevelDexterityIntelligenceMana Cost+9 seconds to Base duration+X to radiusCursed enemies have -20% to Chaos ResistanceCursed enemies take 15% increased Damage from Damage Over Time effectsAdds 9 to 12 Chaos Damage to Hits against Cursed EnemiesExperience
12425361690-20159, 12118,383
2272840179.11-201611, 13175,816
3303044189.21-211612, 15254,061
4333348199.32-211714, 17359,090
5363652219.42-221715, 19498,508
6393956229.53-221817, 21682,057
7424260239.63-231819, 24921,777
8454464249.74-231921, 261,727,879
9484768259.84-241923, 291,138,877
10504971269.95-242025, 311,368,233
1152517326105-252027, 331,638,338
125453762710.16-252128, 361,956,648
135654792810.26-262130, 383,655,184
145856812910.37-262232, 403,017,327
156058842910.47-272234, 437,793,914
166260863010.58-272336, 4515,206,031
176462893110.68-282339, 4826,185,582
186664923110.79-282441, 5162,755,923
196866943210.89-292443, 54211,877,683
207067973310.910-292546, 57
2172341110-302549, 61
22743411.111-302651, 64
23763511.211-312654, 68
24783611.312-312757, 72
25803611.412-322760, 76
26823711.513-322864, 80
27843811.613-332867, 84
28863911.714-332971, 89
29883911.814-342975, 93
30904011.915-343079, 98
31914011.9515-343081, 101
3292411215-353083, 104
33934112.0515-353085, 106
34944212.116-353187, 109
35954212.1516-353190, 112
36964212.216-363192, 115
37974312.2516-363194, 118
38984312.317-363297, 121
39994312.3517-363299, 124
401004412.417-3732102, 127
Labyrinth Enchantment helmet /4

Labyrinth Enchantment helmet /4

LevelModDrop Rate
The Merciless Labyrinth30% increased Despair Durationhelmet(25%)
The Eternal Labyrinth45% increased Despair Durationhelmet(25%)
The Merciless Labyrinth20% increased Despair Curse Effecthelmet(25%)
The Eternal Labyrinth30% increased Despair Curse Effecthelmet(25%)
Supported By /28

Supported By /28

  • Active Type: Spell, Area, Duration, SkillCanTrap, SkillCanTotem, SkillCanMine, SpellCanRepeat, Triggerable, SpellCanCascade, ChaosSkill, AppliesCurse, CanRapidFire, AreaSpell, Type91, Type92, Hex
  • Support GemActiveType
    Increased Area of Effect SupportArea, CreateMinion, Type53
    Trap SupportSkillCanTrap
    Faster Casting SupportSpell
    Concentrated Effect SupportArea, CreateMinion, Type53
    Increased Duration SupportDuration, Type55
    Spell Totem SupportSpell, SkillCanTotem, AND
    Blastchain Mine SupportSkillCanMine
    Spell Echo SupportSpellCanRepeat
    Hextouch SupportAttack, Hit, AppliesCurse, Hex, AND
    Less Duration SupportDuration, Type55
    Cast on Death SupportSpell, Triggerable, AND
    Cast when Damage Taken SupportSpell, Triggerable, AND
    Cast when Stunned SupportSpell, Triggerable, AND
    Blasphemy SupportAppliesCurse, Hex, AND
    Swift Affliction SupportDuration, Type55, Hit, Attack
    Efficacy SupportHit, Attack, Type59, Duration, Type55, DamageOverTime
    Spell Cascade SupportSpellCanCascade
    Intensify SupportAreaSpell
    Unleash SupportCanRapidFire
    High-Impact Mine SupportSkillCanMine
    Awakened Swift Affliction SupportDuration, Type55, Hit, Attack
    Awakened Blasphemy SupportAppliesCurse, Hex, AND
    Awakened Hextouch SupportAttack, Hit, AppliesCurse, Hex, AND
    Awakened Increased Area of Effect SupportArea, CreateMinion, Type53
    Awakened Spell Cascade SupportSpellCanCascade
    Awakened Spell Echo SupportSpellCanRepeat
    Awakened Unleash SupportCanRapidFire
    Impending Doom SupportHex, AppliesCurse, AND
    Despair Monster /2

    Despair Monster /2

    NameModifiersSpectre
    Rama, The Kinslayermonster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1200]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [800]
    Y
    Kalria, The Risenthrow_traps_in_circle_radius [40]
    Y
    Despair
    You are cursed. You have reduced Chaos Resistance, take increased Damage over Time, and hits against you deal additional Chaos Damage.
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    curse_chaos_weakness

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