Vaal Ice Nova
Vaal, Spell, AoE, Cold, Nova
Level: 1–20
Souls Per Use: 25
Can Store 1 Use
Soul Gain Prevention: 4 sec
Cast Time: 0.8 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 6%
Effectiveness of Added Damage: 70%
Requires Level 12
A chilling circle of ice expands from the caster, repeating from every enemy it hits. If the caster targets near one of their Frostbolt projectiles, it will expand from the projectile instead.
Per 1% Quality:
0.5% increased Area of Effect
0.5% increased Area of Effect
Deals (11–274) to (17–428) Cold Damage
Causes smaller novas up to 5 times on enemies hit
20% reduced Area of Effect each repeat
Deals (18–518) to (26–762) Cold Damage
Can expand from up to 2 Frostbolt Projectiles
Adds (3–79) to (4–116) Cold Damage against Chilled Enemies
20% less Area of Effect when Cast on Frostbolt
+(0–4) to radius
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.

Vaal Ice Nova

DropLevel 12
BaseType Vaal Ice Nova
Class Active Skill Gems
TypeSpell, Hit, Area, SkillCanTrap, SkillCanTotem, SkillCanMine, Vaal, ColdSkill, AreaSpell, NovaSpell,
Causes smaller novas up to 5 times on enemies hit
20% reduced Area of Effect each repeat
is_area_damage [1]
cannot_cancel_skill_before_contact_point [1]

Level Effect /40

LevelRequires LevelIntelligenceDeals 11 to 17 Cold DamageExperience
1123211, 1715,249
2153914, 2241,517
3194718, 2981,983
4235624, 37147,968
5276431, 48250,557
6317239, 61405,086
7358149, 76447,718
8388757, 89615,318
9419367, 105834,639
104410078, 1231,570,760
114710691, 1431,633,987
1250112106, 1662,151,030
1353119123, 1932,812,189
1456125143, 2235,099,360
1559131164, 2579,400,731
1662137190, 29615,273,366
1764142208, 32526,286,582
1866146228, 35762,890,590
1968150250, 391212,046,017
2070154274, 428
2172300, 469
2274328, 513
2376359, 561
2478393, 613
2580429, 670
2682468, 732
2784511, 799
2886558, 871
2988608, 950
3090663, 1036
3191692, 1081
3292722, 1128
3393754, 1177
3494786, 1229
3595821, 1282
3696856, 1338
3797893, 1396
3898932, 1456
3999972, 1519
401001014, 1584

Microtransactions /4

Water Nova Effect
Your Ice Nova becomes a rippling burst of cold water

Arctic Ice Nova Effect
Your Ice Nova becomes a swirling ring of arctic wind.

Illusionist Ice Nova Effect
Your Ice Nova becomes an Illusionist Effect.
Celestial Ice Nova Effect
Your Ice Nova becomes a Celestial Effect.

Supported By /54

  • Active Type: Spell, Hit, Area, SkillCanTrap, SkillCanTotem, SkillCanMine, Vaal, ColdSkill, AreaSpell, NovaSpell,
  • 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
    Power Charge On Critical SupportHit, Attack
    Burning Damage SupportHit, Attack, CausesBurning
    Curse On Hit SupportAttack, Hit, AppliesCurse
    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
    Arcane Surge SupportSpell
    Summon Phantasm SupportAttack, Hit, CreatesMinion
    Bonechill SupportAttack, Hit, NonHitChill, ChillingArea
    Energy Leech SupportHit, Attack
    High-Impact Mine SupportSkillCanMine

    Vaal Ice Nova Monster /3

    Daemonblind_duration_+% [150]
    global_chance_to_blind_on_hit_% [100]
    Torment Daemonmonster_penalty_against_minions_damage_+%_final_vs_player_minions [-25]