Blade Vortex
Spell, AoE, Duration, Physical
Radius: 14
Level: 1–20
Cast Time: 0.5 sec
Mana Cost: (6–16)
Critical Strike Chance: 6%
Effectiveness of Added Damage: 25%
Requires Level 12
This spell creates ethereal blades which orbit in an area around you, dealing damage every 0.6 seconds to all enemies in their radius. As more blades are added, the damage becomes greater and more frequent.
Per 1% Quality:
0.5% increased Area of Effect
Deals (3–101) to (5–151) Physical Damage
Base duration is 5 seconds
Can have up to 10 active spinning blades
10% increased Critical Strike Chance for each blade
35% increased Hit Rate for each blade
35% more Damage for each blade
+(0–4) to radius
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.

Blade Vortex

DropLevel 12
BaseType Blade Vortex
Class Active Skill Gems
VaalVaal Blade Vortex
CostOrb of Transmutation x 1
TargetTypesAny
TypeSpell, Hit, Area, Duration, SkillCanTotem, SpellCanRepeat, Triggerable, Type27, CanRapidFire, AreaSpell, PhysicalSkill

Quest Reward /1

ActQuest CompleteCharacter
1The Siren's CadenceShadow Scion

Quest Vendor /3

ActQuest CompleteNPCCharacter
1The Siren's CadenceNessaWitch Ranger Shadow Scion
6Fallen from GraceLilly Roth (Level 1)All Classes
3A Fixture of FateSiosa (Level 1)All Classes
Implicit
Base duration is 5 seconds
Can have up to 10 active spinning blades
10% increased Critical Strike Chance for each blade
35% increased Hit Rate for each blade
35% more Damage for each blade
is_area_damage [1]
skill_can_add_multiple_charges_per_action [1]
action_ignores_crit_tracking [1]
base_skill_show_average_damage_instead_of_dps [1]

Level Effect /40

LevelRequires LevelDexterityMana CostDeals 3 to 5 Physical Damage+X to radiusExperience
1123263, 5015,249
2153964, 6041,517
3194775, 8081,983
4235687, 100147,968
5276499, 141250,557
63172912, 181405,086
735811015, 231447,718
838871118, 271615,318
941931121, 321834,639
10441001225, 3821,570,760
11471061230, 4521,633,987
12501121335, 5322,151,030
13531191342, 6322,812,189
14561251449, 7325,099,360
15591311457, 8639,400,731
16621371567, 101315,273,366
17641421574, 111326,286,582
18661461682, 124362,890,590
19681501691, 1373212,046,017
207015416101, 1514
217217112, 1674
227417123, 1854
237618136, 2044
247818150, 2254
258018166, 2495
268219183, 2745
278419201, 3025
288619222, 3335
298820244, 3675
309020269, 4046
319120282, 4236
329220296, 4446
339321310, 4666
349421326, 4886
359521341, 5126
369621358, 5376
379721375, 5636
389822393, 5906
399922412, 6196
4010022432, 6487

helmet /8

LevelModDrop Rate
The Merciless Labyrinth25% increased Blade Vortex Spell Damagehelmet(12.5%)
The Eternal Labyrinth40% increased Blade Vortex Spell Damagehelmet(12.5%)
The Merciless Labyrinth20% increased Blade Vortex Durationhelmet(12.5%)
The Eternal Labyrinth30% increased Blade Vortex Durationhelmet(12.5%)
The Merciless Labyrinth16% increased Blade Vortex Area of Effecthelmet(12.5%)
The Eternal Labyrinth24% increased Blade Vortex Area of Effecthelmet(12.5%)
The Merciless LabyrinthBlade Vortex has +2% to Critical Strike Multiplier for each bladehelmet(12.5%)
The Eternal LabyrinthBlade Vortex has +3% to Critical Strike Multiplier for each bladehelmet(12.5%)

Microtransactions /3

IconName
Demonic Blade Vortex
Microtransactions
Your Blade Vortex becomes a black and red demonic vortex.

Sawblade Blade Vortex
Microtransactions
Your Blade Vortex becomes a Sawblade Effect.

Illusionist Blade Vortex Effect
Microtransactions
Your Blade Vortex becomes an Illusionist Effect.

Supported By /59

  • Active Type: Spell, Hit, Area, Duration, SkillCanTotem, SpellCanRepeat, Triggerable, Type27, CanRapidFire, AreaSpell, PhysicalSkill
  • 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
    Item Rarity SupportHit, Attack, DamageOverTime
    Faster Casting SupportSpell
    Concentrated Effect SupportArea, CreateMinion, Type53
    Increased Duration SupportDuration, Type55
    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
    Chance to Flee SupportAttack, Hit
    Blind SupportHit, Attack
    Fire Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Cold Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Lightning Penetration SupportHit, Attack
    Spell Echo SupportSpellCanRepeat
    Power Charge On Critical SupportHit, Attack
    Burning Damage SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning
    Curse On Hit SupportAttack, Hit, AppliesCurse
    Less Duration SupportDuration, Type55
    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
    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
    Summon Phantasm SupportAttack, Hit, CreatesMinion
    Bonechill SupportAttack, Hit, NonHitChill, ChillingArea
    Energy Leech SupportHit, Attack
    Intensify SupportAreaSpell
    Unleash SupportCanRapidFire
    Archmage SupportHit, Spell, AND

    Blade Vortex Monster /15

    NameModifiersSpectre
    Spectral ScoundrelLightning Damage
    Blocks Attacks and Spells
    base_block_%_damage_taken [40]
    Y
    Slashed MiscreationY
    Undying ShredderGains Power Charges
    Y
    Undying OutcastY
    DaemonY
    Torment DaemonY
    Perandus DaemonY
    Luthis, Bounty Huntermovement_velocity_+%_per_ten_levels [5]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    Blocks Attacks and Spells
    base_block_%_damage_taken [40]
    Y
    Eiphirio, Vault Bindermovement_velocity_+%_per_ten_levels [5]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [500]
    unique_boss_curse_effect_on_self_+%_final [0]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    Blocks Attacks and Spells
    base_block_%_damage_taken [40]
    Y
    Prophecy DaemonY
    The White DeathQuick
    Y
    FleetfreakFast Attacks
    Quick
    Y
    Daemonmonster_penalty_against_minions_damage_+%_final_vs_player_minions [-25]
    Y
    Daemonemerge_speed_+% [Array]
    Y
    Spectral ScoundrelLightning Damage
    monster_slain_experience_+% [0]
    monster_dropped_item_quantity_+% [0]
    monster_dropped_item_rarity_+% [300]
    monster_no_map_drops [1]
    cannot_be_used_as_minion [1]
    Blocks Attacks and Spells
    base_block_%_damage_taken [40]
    N