Lightning Strike
Attack, Projectile, Melee, Strike, Lightning
Level: 1–20
Mana Cost: 6
Cast Time: 1 sec
Effectiveness of Added Damage: 135–180%
Requires Level 12
Infuses your melee weapon with electrical energies as you swing. In addition to converting some of your physical damage to lightning damage, the stored energy is released from the weapon as projectiles as you strike, flying out to hit farther-away enemies. The projectiles cannot miss if the melee attack hits a target.
Deals (135–180)% of Base Attack Damage
50% of Physical Damage Converted to Lightning Damage
Fires (4–7) additional Projectiles
Projectiles deal 25% less Damage
Damage Over Time caused by Projectiles deals 25% less Damage
(1–9) to (13–179) Added Lightning Damage


Additional Effects From Quality:
(0–20)% increased Damage
(0–20)% increased Projectile Speed
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.

Lightning Strike

DropLevel 12
BaseType Lightning Strike
Class Active Skill Gems
VaalVaal Lightning Strike
CostOrb of Transmutation x 1
WeaponClaws, Daggers, One Hand Swords, Thrusting One Hand Swords, One Hand Axes, One Hand Maces, Staves, Two Hand Swords, Two Hand Axes, Two Hand Maces, Sceptres, Rune Daggers, Warstaves
TargetTypesGround, Enemy
TypeAttack, ProjectileAttack, Projectile, MeleeSingleTarget, AttackCanRepeat, Melee, LightningSkill, Type83
IsActiveSkill1
DefaultTxtskill_stat_descriptions
GrantedEffectsID1154
Quality Gem /4

Quality Gem /4

TypeStatsWeight
Superior (0–20)% increased Damage
(0–20)% increased Projectile Speed
50
Anomalous Projectiles Pierce (0–2) additional Targets100
Divergent Fires (0–2) additional Projectiles20
Phantasmal (0–20)% of Physical Damage Converted to Lightning Damage100
Quest /4

Quest /4

ActQuest CompleteNPCCharacter
1The Siren's CadenceQuest RewardRanger
1The Siren's CadenceNessaTemplar Duelist Ranger Shadow Scion
3A Fixture of FateSiosa (Level 1)All Classes
6Fallen from GraceLilly Roth (Level 1)All Classes
Implicit
50% of Physical Damage Converted to Lightning Damage
Projectiles deal 25% less Damage
total_projectile_spread_angle_override [70]
Damage Over Time caused by Projectiles deals 25% less Damage
show_number_of_projectiles [1]
Mana Cost: 6
Level Effect /40

Level Effect /40

LevelRequires LevelDexterityIntelligenceBase DamageFires 4 additional Projectiles1 to 13 Added Lightning DamageExperience
1122114135%41, 1315,249
2152517137.4%41, 1641,517
3193021139.7%41, 2081,983
4233524142.1%41, 25147,968
5274128144.5%42, 31250,557
6314632146.8%52, 37405,086
7355136149.2%52, 45447,718
8385538151.6%53, 51615,318
9415941153.9%53, 59834,639
10446344156.3%53, 661,570,760
11476747158.7%64, 751,633,987
12507149161.1%64, 852,151,030
13537552163.4%65, 952,812,189
14567955165.8%66, 1075,099,360
15598358168.2%66, 1209,400,731
16628760170.5%77, 13415,273,366
17649062172.9%78, 14426,286,582
18669264175.3%78, 15562,890,590
19689566177.6%79, 167212,046,017
20709868180%79, 179
2172182.4%810, 192
2274184.7%811, 206
2376187.1%812, 221
2478189.5%812, 237
2580191.8%813, 254
2682194.2%914, 272
2784196.6%915, 291
2886198.9%916, 311
2988201.3%918, 333
3090203.7%919, 355
3191204.9%919, 367
3292206.1%1020, 380
3393207.2%1021, 392
3494208.4%1021, 405
3595209.6%1022, 419
3696210.8%1023, 433
3797212%1024, 447
3898213.2%1024, 462
3999214.3%1025, 477
40100215.5%1026, 492
Labyrinth Enchantment helmet /8

Labyrinth Enchantment helmet /8

LevelModDrop Rate
The Merciless Labyrinth25% increased Lightning Strike Damagehelmet(16.67%)
The Eternal Labyrinth40% increased Lightning Strike Damagehelmet(16.67%)
The Merciless LabyrinthLightning Strike fires 2 additional Projectileshelmet(16.67%)
The Eternal LabyrinthLightning Strike fires 3 additional Projectileshelmet(16.67%)
The Merciless Labyrinthlightning_strike_additional_pierce_per_10_old [20]
The Eternal Labyrinthlightning_strike_additional_pierce_per_10_old [30]
The Merciless LabyrinthLightning Strike pierces 2 additional Targetshelmet(16.67%)
The Eternal LabyrinthLightning Strike pierces 3 additional Targetshelmet(16.67%)
Supported By /106

Supported By /106

  • Active Type: Attack, ProjectileAttack, Projectile, MeleeSingleTarget, AttackCanRepeat, Melee, LightningSkill, Type83
  • Support GemActiveType
    Added Fire Damage SupportHit, Attack
    Faster Attacks SupportAttack, Type56
    Greater Multiple Projectiles SupportProjectile, Type54, Type56, Type73
    Lesser Multiple Projectiles SupportProjectile, Type54, Type56, Type73
    Faster Projectiles SupportProjectile, ProjectileDamage, Type54, Type56
    Added Cold Damage SupportAttack, Hit
    Additional Accuracy SupportAttack, Type56
    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
    Pierce SupportProjectile, Type54, Type56
    Melee Physical Damage SupportMelee
    Item Rarity SupportHit, Attack, DamageOverTime
    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
    Point Blank SupportProjectileAttack, Type56
    Iron Grip SupportProjectileAttack, Type56
    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
    Elemental Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Chain SupportChaining, Projectile, Type54, Type56, Type97
    Fork SupportProjectile, Type54, Type56
    Multistrike SupportAttackCanRepeat
    Melee Splash SupportMeleeSingleTarget
    Power Charge On Critical SupportHit, Attack
    Burning Damage SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning
    Cast On Critical Strike SupportAttack
    Cast on Melee Kill SupportMelee
    Endurance Charge on Melee Stun SupportMelee
    Slower Projectiles SupportProjectile, ProjectileDamage, Type54, Type56
    Vicious Projectiles SupportProjectileAttack, Type56
    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, NonHitChill
    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
    Ancestral Call SupportMeleeSingleTarget
    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
    Barrage SupportProjectile, Type54, OR, Type73, OR, ProjectileAttack, Type56, OR, AND
    Awakened Added Fire Damage SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Ancestral Call SupportMeleeSingleTarget
    Awakened Brutality SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Burning Damage SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning
    Awakened Elemental Damage with Attacks SupportAttack, Type56
    Awakened Fire Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Melee Physical Damage SupportMelee
    Awakened Melee Splash SupportMeleeSingleTarget
    Awakened Multistrike SupportAttackCanRepeat
    Awakened Added Cold Damage SupportAttack, Hit
    Awakened Cast On Critical Strike SupportAttack
    Awakened Chain SupportChaining, Projectile, Type54, Type56, Type97
    Awakened Cold Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Deadly Ailments SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Fork SupportProjectile, Type54, Type56
    Awakened Greater Multiple Projectiles SupportProjectile, Type54, Type56, Type73
    Awakened Swift Affliction SupportDuration, Type55, Hit, Attack
    Awakened Void Manipulation SupportHit, Attack, DamageOverTime
    Awakened Vicious Projectiles SupportProjectileAttack, Type56
    Awakened Added Chaos Damage SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Added Lightning Damage SupportAttack, Hit
    Awakened Controlled Destruction SupportHit, Attack, Type59
    Awakened Elemental Focus SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning, NonHitChill
    Awakened Lightning Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Unbound Ailments SupportHit, Attack, CauseElementalStatus
    Lightning Strike Monster /28

    Lightning Strike Monster /28

    NameModifiersSpectre
    Fidelitas, the Mourningcannot_be_stunned_while_stunned [1]
    cannot_be_stunned_for_ms_after_stun_finished [2000]
    Y
    Kruug, the Frayedmonster_slain_experience_+% [13100]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1500]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [2000]
    cannot_be_taunted_when_taunted_ms [0]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [-33]
    Y
    Storm Eyeunique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [-33]
    Y
    Amarissa, Daughter of Merveilmonster_base_type_attack_cast_speed_+%_and_damage_-%_final [11]
    Extra Lightning Damage
    spell_damage_+% [20]
    Casts Spark
    Uses Lightning Strike
    Y
    Draconarius Wilhelm FlamebrandExtra Fire Damage
    Y
    Oriath's VengeanceExtra Fire Damage
    monster_slain_experience_+% [100]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1500]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [2000]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [-33]
    cannot_be_taunted_when_taunted_ms [0]
    monster_penalty_against_minions_damage_+%_final_vs_player_minions [-25]
    cannot_be_stunned_while_stunned [1]
    cannot_be_stunned_for_ms_after_stun_finished [2000]
    Y
    SpinecrackUses Lightning Strike
    Y
    Marceus the Defacedmonster_base_type_attack_cast_speed_+%_and_damage_-%_final [33]
    Blocks Attacks
    base_block_%_damage_taken [10]
    Y
    Marceus the Hiddenmonster_base_type_attack_cast_speed_+%_and_damage_-%_final [33]
    Blocks Attacks
    base_block_%_damage_taken [10]
    Y
    Loathemonster_slain_experience_+% [100]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1500]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [2000]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [-33]
    cannot_be_taunted_when_taunted_ms [0]
    cannot_be_stunned_while_stunned [1]
    cannot_be_stunned_for_ms_after_stun_finished [2000]
    Y
    Emperor Radiantmonster_base_type_attack_cast_speed_+%_and_damage_-%_final [33]
    monster_slain_experience_+% [100]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1500]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [2000]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [-33]
    cannot_be_taunted_when_taunted_ms [0]
    Blocks Attacks
    base_block_%_damage_taken [10]
    Y
    Lady StormflayUses Lightning Strike
    monster_slain_experience_+% [100]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1500]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [2000]
    Vulnerability on Hit
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [-33]
    cannot_be_taunted_when_taunted_ms [0]
    display_monster_mod_nemesis_test [0]
    cannot_be_stunned_while_stunned [1]
    cannot_be_stunned_for_ms_after_stun_finished [2000]
    Y
    Lady StormflayUses Lightning Strike
    Vulnerability on Hit
    Y
    Zacharie Desmaraismonster_base_type_attack_cast_speed_+%_and_damage_-%_final [33]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    Y
    Cava, Artist of PainUses Lightning Strike
    Vulnerability on Hit
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [300]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [800]
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [1000]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [1500]
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [500]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [750]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    Y
    Cava, Artist of PainUses Lightning Strike
    Vulnerability on Hit
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [300]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [800]
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [1000]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [1500]
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [500]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [750]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    monster_is_invasion_boss [1]
    Y
    Corrector DraconidesExtra Fire Damage
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [300]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [800]
    Fast Attacks
    Quick
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [600]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [600]
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [300]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [300]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    traps_invulnerable_for_duration_ms [4000]
    mines_invulnerable_for_duration_ms [4000]
    monster_is_invasion_boss [1]
    kill_traps_mines_and_totems_on_death [1]
    Y
    Avatar of PainUses Lightning Strike
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [300]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [800]
    Powerful Crits
    base_critical_strike_multiplier_+ [65]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    monster_is_invasion_boss [1]
    Y
    GlassmaulExtra Cold Damage
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [300]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [800]
    Extra Lightning Damage
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [600]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [600]
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [300]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [300]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    monster_is_invasion_boss [1]
    Blocks Attacks
    base_block_%_damage_taken [15]
    Y
    Ephij, Crackling Skymonster_no_beyond_portal [1]
    display_monster_mod_nemesis_test [0]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [300]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [800]
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [1000]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_merciless_+% [1500]
    monster_additional_quantity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [500]
    monster_additional_rarity_of_dropped_items_in_cruel_+% [750]
    monster_is_beyond_boss [1]
    cannot_be_stunned_while_stunned [1]
    cannot_be_stunned_for_ms_after_stun_finished [2000]
    Y
    Ululat, Maggot-Bearermonster_no_map_drops [1]
    Y
    Loathemonster_slain_experience_+% [1000]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1500]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [2000]
    Y
    Brinerot Raidermonster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    Lightning Damage
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [400]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [200]
    cannot_have_affliction_mods [1]
    Y
    Musky "Two-Eyes" Grennmonster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1200]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [800]
    Blocks Attacks
    base_block_%_damage_taken [15]
    Y
    Perandus DaemonY
    Junith Perandus, Keeper of Vaultsmonster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    maximum_life_%_to_add_to_maximum_energy_shield [25]
    Blocks Attacks and Spells
    base_block_%_damage_taken [40]
    Y
    Platinia, Servant of Prosperomonster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    maximum_life_%_to_add_to_maximum_energy_shield [25]
    Blocks Attacks and Spells
    base_block_%_damage_taken [40]
    Y
    Platiniaunique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    maximum_life_%_to_add_to_maximum_energy_shield [25]
    monster_slain_experience_+% [100]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1500]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [2000]
    Blocks Attacks and Spells
    base_block_%_damage_taken [40]
    cannot_be_stunned_while_stunned [1]
    cannot_be_stunned_for_ms_after_stun_finished [2000]
    Y