Shattering Steel
Attack, Projectile, AoE, Physical
Level: 1–20
Cast Time: 1 sec
Mana Cost: (7–9)
Attack Speed: 85% of base
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (48–55)%
Requires Level 12
Swing an Axe or Sword, releasing projectiles in sequence. The projectiles shatter when colliding with an enemy or travelling a short distance. The shattered pieces deal damage in an area in front of the impact location.
Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Impale Effect
Deals (48–55)% of Base Attack Damage
40% chance to Impale Enemies on Hit
Fires 2 additional Projectiles
Projectiles gain Damage as they travel farther, dealing up to 100% more Damage with Hits
(8–113) to (12–169) Added Attack Physical Damage
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.

Shattering Steel

DropLevel 12
BaseType Shattering Steel
Class Active Skill Gems
CostOrb of Transmutation x 1
WeaponOne Hand Swords, Thrusting One Hand Swords, One Hand Axes, Two Hand Swords, Two Hand Axes
TargetTypesGround, Enemy
TypeAttack, Projectile, Hit, ProjectileDamage, ProjectileAttack, Area, PhysicalSkill, Type83

Quest Reward /1

ActQuest CompleteCharacter
1The Siren's CadenceDuelist

Quest Vendor /3

ActQuest CompleteNPCCharacter
1The Siren's CadenceNessaMarauder Duelist Ranger Scion
6Fallen from GraceLilly Roth (Level 1)All Classes
3A Fixture of FateSiosa (Level 1)All Classes
40% chance to Impale Enemies on Hit
Fires 2 additional Projectiles
fixed_projectile_spread [90]
Projectiles gain Damage as they travel farther, dealing up to 100% more Damage with Hits
projectile_angle_variance [10]
base_is_projectile [1]
projectiles_can_shotgun [1]

Level Effect /40

LevelRequires LevelStrengthDexterityMana CostBase Damage8 to 12 Added Attack Physical DamageExperience
1121420748%8, 1215,249
2151724748.4%10, 1541,517
3192029748.7%13, 1981,983
4232435749.1%16, 24147,968
5272840749.5%19, 29250,557
6313145749.8%23, 35405,086
7353551750.2%28, 42447,718
8383855750.6%32, 48615,318
9414159750.9%37, 55834,639
10444363751.3%42, 631,570,760
11474667851.7%47, 711,633,987
12504971852.1%53, 802,151,030
13535275852.4%60, 902,812,189
14565479852.8%67, 1015,099,360
15595782853.2%75, 1139,400,731
16626086953.5%84, 12615,273,366
17646289953.9%91, 13626,286,582
18666492954.3%98, 14662,890,590
19686694954.6%105, 157212,046,017
20706797955%113, 169
21721055.4%121, 181
22741055.7%130, 195
23761056.1%139, 209
24781056.5%149, 224
25801056.8%160, 239
26821057.2%171, 256
27841057.6%183, 274
28861057.9%196, 293
29881058.3%209, 314
30901058.7%223, 335
31911158.9%231, 346
32921159.1%239, 358
33931159.2%247, 370
34941159.4%255, 382
35951159.6%263, 395
36961159.8%272, 408
37971160%281, 421
38981260.2%290, 435
39991260.3%300, 449
401001260.5%309, 464

Labyrinth Enchantment helmet /4

LevelModDrop Rate
The Merciless LabyrinthShattering Steel deals 25% increased Damagehelmet(25%)
The Eternal LabyrinthShattering Steel deals 40% increased Damagehelmet(25%)
The Eternal LabyrinthShattering Steel fires an additional Projectilehelmet(25%)
The Eternal LabyrinthShattering Steel grants Fortify on Hitting an Enemy at Close Rangehelmet(25%)

Supported By /71

  • Active Type: Attack, Projectile, Hit, ProjectileDamage, ProjectileAttack, Area, PhysicalSkill, 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
    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
    Pierce SupportProjectile, Type54, Type56
    Item Rarity SupportHit, Attack, DamageOverTime
    Concentrated Effect SupportArea, CreateMinion, Type53
    Cold to Fire SupportHit, Attack
    Combustion SupportHit, Attack
    Elemental Damage with Attacks SupportAttack, Type56
    Life Gain on Hit SupportAttack, Type56
    Elemental Proliferation SupportHit, Attack, CauseElementalStatus
    Culling Strike SupportHit, Attack
    Point Blank SupportProjectileAttack, Type56
    Iron Grip SupportProjectileAttack, Type56
    Iron Will SupportHit, Type59, Type66
    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
    Chain SupportChaining, Projectile, Type54, Type56,
    Fork SupportProjectile, Type54, Type56
    Power Charge On Critical SupportHit, Attack
    Burning Damage SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning
    Curse On Hit SupportAttack, Hit, AppliesCurse
    Cast On Critical Strike SupportAttack
    Slower Projectiles SupportProjectile, ProjectileDamage, Type54, Type56
    Vicious Projectiles SupportProjectileAttack, Type56
    Block Chance Reduction SupportHit, Attack
    Physical to Lightning SupportHit, Attack
    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
    Onslaught SupportHit, Attack
    Summon Phantasm SupportAttack, Hit, CreatesMinion
    Withering Touch SupportAttack
    Bonechill SupportAttack, Hit, NonHitChill, ChillingArea
    Energy Leech SupportHit, Attack
    Impale SupportAttack
    Nightblade SupportAttack
    Barrage SupportProjectile, Type54, OR, Type73, OR, ProjectileAttack, Type56, OR, AND