Volatile Dead
Spell, AoE, Fire
Level: 1–20
Mana Cost: 9–26
Cast Time: 0.8 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 5%
Effectiveness of Added Damage: 120%
AoE Radius: 15
Requires Level 12
Corpses near the targeted location explode, dealing damage in a small area and creating an orb which moves towards nearby enemies before dealing spell damage in a larger area. The explosion of the corpse is not affected by modifiers to spell damage, and cannot be reflected.
Deals (20–507) to (30–760) Fire Damage
Consumes up to 3 corpses
Explosion deals base Fire Damage equal to 3% of the corpse's Maximum Life
Maximum of 60 Orbs at a time


Additional Effects From Quality:
(0–10)% increased Area of Effect
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.

Volatile Dead

DropLevel 12
BaseType Volatile Dead
Class Active Skill Gems
CostOrb of Transmutation x 1
TargetTypesCorpse
TypeSpell, Hit, Area, SkillCanTrap, SkillCanTotem, SkillCanMine, SpellCanRepeat, Triggerable, FireSkill, SpellCanCascade, CanRapidFire, AreaSpell
IsActiveSkill1
DefaultTxtskill_stat_descriptions
GrantedEffectsID6319
Quality Gem /3

Quality Gem /3

TypeStatsWeight
Superior (0–10)% increased Area of Effect50
Anomalous (0–20)% increased Fire Damage100
Divergent (0–20)% increased Orb Movement Speed20
Quest /4

Quest /4

ActQuest CompleteNPCCharacter
1The Siren's CadenceQuest RewardWitch Shadow
1The Siren's CadenceNessaWitch Templar Ranger Shadow Scion
3A Fixture of FateSiosa (Level 1)All Classes
6Fallen from GraceLilly Roth (Level 1)All Classes
Implicit
Consumes up to 3 corpses
Explosion deals base Fire Damage equal to 3% of the corpse's Maximum Life
Maximum of 60 Orbs at a time
is_area_damage [1]
base_skill_show_average_damage_instead_of_dps [1]
Level Effect /40

Level Effect /40

LevelRequires LevelDexterityIntelligenceMana CostDeals 20 to 30 Fire DamageExperience
1122114920, 3015,249
21525171025, 3841,517
31930211234, 5081,983
42335241344, 65147,968
52741281456, 84250,557
63146321571, 106405,086
73551361689, 133447,718
838553817105, 157615,318
941594118123, 184834,639
1044634419144, 2161,570,760
1147674720168, 2521,633,987
1250714920195, 2932,151,030
1353755221227, 3402,812,189
1456795522262, 3935,099,360
1559835823303, 4549,400,731
1662876024349, 52415,273,366
1764906225384, 57626,286,582
1866926425421, 63262,890,590
1968956626462, 693212,046,017
2070986826507, 760
217227555, 832
227427608, 911
237628665, 997
247829727, 1091
258029795, 1192
268230868, 1303
278430948, 1423
2886311035, 1553
2988321129, 1694
3090321232, 1848
3191321286, 1929
3292331343, 2014
3393331402, 2103
3494331463, 2195
3595341527, 2291
3696341594, 2391
3797341664, 2495
3898341736, 2604
3999351811, 2717
40100351890, 2834
Labyrinth Enchantment helmet /7

Labyrinth Enchantment helmet /7

LevelModDrop Rate
The Merciless LabyrinthVolatile Dead Consumes up to 1 additional corpse
The Eternal LabyrinthVolatile Dead Consumes up to 1 additional corpse
The Eternal LabyrinthVolatile Dead Consumes up to 1 additional corpsehelmet(20%)
The Merciless Labyrinth25% increased Volatile Dead Damagehelmet(20%)
The Eternal Labyrinth40% increased Volatile Dead Damagehelmet(20%)
The Merciless Labyrinth8% increased Volatile Dead Cast Speedhelmet(20%)
The Eternal Labyrinth12% increased Volatile Dead Cast Speedhelmet(20%)
Microtransactions /3

Microtransactions /3

IconName
Stygian Volatile Dead Effect
Your Volatile Dead becomes a Stygian Effect.
Void Volatile Dead Effect
Your Volatile Dead becomes a Void Effect.
Darkwood Volatile Dead Effect
Your Volatile Dead becomes a Darkwood Effect.
Supported By /80

Supported By /80

  • Active Type: Spell, Hit, Area, SkillCanTrap, SkillCanTotem, SkillCanMine, SpellCanRepeat, Triggerable, FireSkill, SpellCanCascade, CanRapidFire, AreaSpell
  • Support GemActiveType
    Added Fire Damage SupportHit, Attack
    Added Cold Damage SupportAttack, Hit
    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
    Added Chaos Damage SupportHit, Attack
    Stun SupportHit, Attack
    Trap SupportSkillCanTrap
    Item Rarity SupportHit, Attack, DamageOverTime
    Faster Casting SupportSpell
    Concentrated Effect SupportArea, CreateMinion, Type53
    Cold to Fire SupportHit, Attack
    Combustion SupportHit, Attack
    Elemental Proliferation SupportHit, Attack, CauseElementalStatus
    Culling Strike SupportHit, Attack
    Iron Will SupportHit, Type59, Type66
    Spell Totem SupportSpell, SkillCanTotem, AND
    Blastchain Mine SupportSkillCanMine
    Chance to Flee SupportAttack, Hit
    Blind SupportHit, Attack
    Fire Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Cold Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Lightning Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Elemental Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Spell Echo SupportSpellCanRepeat
    Power Charge On Critical SupportHit, Attack
    Burning Damage SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning
    Cast on Death SupportSpell, Triggerable, AND
    Cast when Damage Taken SupportSpell, Triggerable, AND
    Cast when Stunned SupportSpell, Triggerable, AND
    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
    Lesser Poison SupportHit, Attack
    Deadly Ailments SupportHit, Attack
    Decay SupportHit, Attack
    Efficacy SupportHit, Attack, Type59, Duration, Type55, DamageOverTime
    Vile Toxins SupportHit, Attack
    Immolate SupportHit, Attack
    Unbound Ailments SupportHit, Attack, CauseElementalStatus
    Brutality SupportHit, Attack
    Onslaught SupportHit, Attack
    Spell Cascade SupportSpellCanCascade
    Summon Phantasm SupportAttack, Hit, CreatesMinion
    Bonechill SupportAttack, Hit, NonHitChill, ChillingArea
    Energy Leech SupportHit, Attack
    Intensify SupportAreaSpell
    Unleash SupportCanRapidFire
    High-Impact Mine SupportSkillCanMine
    Awakened Added Fire Damage SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Brutality SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Burning Damage SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning
    Awakened Fire Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Added Cold Damage SupportAttack, Hit
    Awakened Cold Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Deadly Ailments SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Swift Affliction SupportDuration, Type55, Hit, Attack
    Awakened Void Manipulation SupportHit, Attack, DamageOverTime
    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 Increased Area of Effect SupportArea, CreateMinion, Type53
    Awakened Lightning Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Awakened Spell Cascade SupportSpellCanCascade
    Awakened Spell Echo SupportSpellCanRepeat
    Awakened Unbound Ailments SupportHit, Attack, CauseElementalStatus
    Awakened Unleash SupportCanRapidFire
    Archmage SupportHit, Spell, AND
    Volatile Dead Monster /2

    Volatile Dead Monster /2

    NameModifiersSpectre
    Kirmes Ollimonster_base_type_attack_cast_speed_+%_and_damage_-%_final [33]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    Y
    Alira Darktonguemonster_slain_experience_+% [250]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [1400]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [1500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [-33]
    Blocks Spells
    base_block_%_damage_taken [10]
    cannot_be_stunned_while_stunned [1]
    cannot_be_stunned_for_ms_after_stun_finished [2000]
    Y