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D4 Barbarian Build

D4 WHIRLWIND BARBARIAN BUILD

This D4 Whirlwind Barbarian build is the king of simplicity. We take Whirlwind and skills that buff our whirlwind. After that we spin to win! This guide will cover everything you need to know about making a Diablo 4 Whirlwind Barbarian build. Use the Build index to jump right to the information you’re looking for!

WHIRLWIND BARB BUILD PROS / CONS

D4 WHIRLWIND BARB VIDEO GUIDE

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WHIRLWIND BARB MALIGNANT GEMS

Here are the Malignant hearts we recommend, check back as this may change as we experiment more! (WT3 means drops in World Tier 3+)

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Focused Rage
(Vicious, Offensive)

After spending 100-60 Fury within 2 seconds, your next Non-basic Skills critical strike chance is increased by 20-30%

Revenge
(Brutal, Defensive, WT3)

10-20% of incoming damage is instead suppressed. When you use a Defensive, Subterfuge or a Macabre skill, all suppressed damage is amplified by 250% and explodes, dealing damage to nearby enemies

The Barber
Wrathful, Super, WT3)

Critical Strikes and all subsequent damage within 2-4 seconds is absorbed by your target. Then the absorbed damage erupts onto surrounding enemies. Stored damage is increased by 10% per second

D4 WHIRLWIND BARB PARAGON

This is the WW barb Paragon Board

WHIRLWIND BARB PARAGON

Whirlwind Barb Build
DISEMBOWEL GLYPH WRATH GLYPH IMBIBER GLYPH TERRITORIAL GLYPH MARSHAL GLYPH EXPLOIT GLYPH

DISEMBOWEL GLYPH

WRATH GLYPH

IMBIBER GLYPH

TERRITORIAL GLYPH

MARSHAL GLYPH

EXPLOIT GLYPH

WHIRLWIND BARBARIAN SKILLS & PASSIVES

BASIC ABILITY

The first ability your D4 whirlwind barbarian will unlock, used to generate resources and damage the enemy. Grab this ability and these two passives.

Lunging Strike
Lunging Strike
Basic
Generate Fury: 9
Lucky Hit Chance: 50%
Lunge forward and strike an enemy for 30% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon
Enhanced Lunging Strike
Enhanced Lunging Strike
Lunging Strike deals x30% increased damage and Heals you for 2% Maximum Life 2 when it damages a Healthy enemy.
Battle Lunging Strike
Battle Lunging Strike
Lunging Strike also inflicts 20% Bleeding damage over 5 seconds.

CORE ABILITY

Your core ability is usually your D4 Whirlwind Barbarian’s primary damage dealing ability. You generate fury with your basic attack so you can spend it on your core ability. You can always put extra skill points into whirlwind. Grab this ability and these two passives.

D4 Whirlwind BarbarianWhirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Whirlwind
CoreChanneled
Fury Cost: 25 per second
Lucky Hit Chance: 20%
Rapidly attack surrounding enemies for 19% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon
D4 Whirlwind BarbarianEnhanced Whirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Enhanced Whirlwind
Gain 1 Fury each time Whirlwind deals direct damage to an enemy, or 4 Fury against Elite enemies.
D4 Whirlwind BarbarianFurious Whirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Furious Whirlwind
While using a Slashing weapon, Whirlwind also inflicts 40% of its Base damage as Bleeding damage over 5 seconds.

DEFENSIVE ABILITY

Defensive abilities will aid your D4 Whirlwind Barbarian in your quest to… not die. Also can be use to break from stuns, snares and other crowd control abilities that are likely to kill you. Grab these abilities and these passives.

Rallying Cry
Rallying Cry
DefensiveShout
Cooldown: 25 seconds
Bellow a rallying cry, increasing your Movement Speed by +30% and Resource Generation by x40% for 6.48 seconds, and Nearby allies for 3.24 seconds.
Physical Damage
Enhanced Rallying Cry
Enhanced Rallying Cry
Rallying Cry grants you Unstoppable while active.
Tactical Rallying Cry
Tactical Rallying Cry
Rallying Cry generates 20 Fury and grants you an additional x20% Resource Generation.
Challenging Shout
Challenging Shout
DefensiveShout
Cooldown: 25 seconds
Taunt Nearby enemies and gain 40% Damage
Reduction for 6.48 seconds.
Enhanced Challenging Shout
Enhanced Challenging Shout
While Challenging Shout is actie, gain x20% bonus Maximum Life.
Tactical Challenging Shout
Tactical Challenging Shout
While Challenging Shout is active, you gain 3 Fury each time you take damage.
Imposing Presence
Imposing Presence
Gain x5% additional Maximum Life.
Martial Vigor
Martial Vigor
Damage Reduction against Elites is increased by 3%.

BRAWLING ABILITY

The D4 whirlwind barbarian’s brawling ability will buff him and his allies, making him great to have in groups and at world boss fights. Also Warcry is a great source of the Berserking buff. Grab this ability and these two passives.

War Cry
War Cry
BrawlingShout
Cooldown: 25 seconds
Bellow a mighty war cry, increasing your damage dealt by x15% for 6.48 seconds, and Nearby allies for 3.24 seconds.
Enhanced War Cry
Enhanced War Cry
War Cry grants you Berserking for 4 seconds.
Power War Cry
Power War Cry
If at least 6 enemies are Nearby when you cast War Cry, your damage bonus is increased by an additional x10%.
Booming Voice
Booming Voice
Your Shout Skill effect durations are increased by x18%.
Raid Leader
Raid Leader
Your Shouts also Heal allies for 1% of their Maximum Life per second.

WEAPON MASTERY

We won’t use any abilities in the Weapon Mastery section, but the passives are incredibly powerful! So we will grab a lot of them!

Pit Fighter
Pit Fighter
You deal x3% increased damage to Close enemies and gain 2% Distant Damage Reduction.
No Mercy
No Mercy
You have +3% increased Critical Strike changes against Immobilized, Stunned, or Slowed enemies.
Slayin Strike
Slayin Strike
You deal x7.5% increased damage against Injured enemies.
Hamstring
Hamstring
Your Bleeding effects Slow enemies by 10%.
Cut to the Bone
Cut to the Bone
Your Bleeding effects deal x6% increased damage to Vulnerable enemies.
Thick Skin
Thick Skin
Each time you take direct damage gain 0.36% Base Life 10 as Fortify.
Counteroffensive
Counteroffensive
While you have Fortify for over 50% of your Maximum Life, you deal x4% increased damage.
Defensive Stance
Defensive Stance
Increase the Damage Reduction gained while you are Fortified by an additional 2%.

ULTIMATE ABILITY

You can only slot one ultimate ability, and this D4 whirlwind barbarian is currently using Wrath of the Berserker to increase its damage and Fury generation. 

Wrath of the Berserker
Wrath of the Berserker
Ultimate
Cooldown: 60 seconds
Explode into rage, Knocking Back surrounding enemies and gaining Berserking and Unstoppable for 5 seconds. For the next 10 seconds, dealing direct damage with Basic Skills grants Berserking for 5 seconds.
Prime Wrath of the Berserker
Prime Wrath of the Berserker
While Wrath of the Berserker is active, gain +20% increased Movement Speed and increase Fury Generation by x30%.
Supreme Wrath of the Berserker
Supreme Wrath of the Berserker
While Wrath of the Berserker is active, every 50 Fury you spend increases Berserk’s damage bonus by x25%.
Heavy Handed
Heavy Handed
While using Two-Handed weapons you deal x5% increased Critical Strike Damage.

KEY PASSIVE

At low level you should use GUSHING WOUNDS. Once you can sustain it, switch over to Unbridled Rage

Unbridled Rage
Unbridled Rage
Core Skills deal x135% increased damage, but cost x100% more Fury.
Gushing Wounds
Gushing Wounds
  • When causing an enemy to Bleed, you have a chance equal to your Critical Strike Chance to increase the Bleed amount by 100% of your Critical Strike Damage bonus.
  • Overpowering a Bleeding enemy creates an explosion that inflicts 11% Bleeding damage over 5 seconds.

You should use Gushing wounds until you can sustain whirlwind without running out of Fury before killing trash packs

WHIRLWIND BARB ARSENAL SYSTEM

We are using the Axe as our TECHNIQUE for the increased damage to vulnerable enemies. We are using our great on our whirlwind to cause enemies to bleed. We have a lot of great amplifiers attached to bleeding enemies.

1

TECHNIQUE

TWO-HANDED AXE EXPERTISE

2

WHIRLWIND

ASSIGN YOUR GREATSWORD

2

LUNGING STRIKE

ASSIGN YOUR DUAL WIELD

WHIRLWIND BARB BUILD SKILL POINT ORDER

You get one point every time you level. So at level 2 on your first character you will be spending point #1. At level 5 you will be spending point #4. 

When you earn your first renown you will have the same number of skill points as levels. 

Beyond that you will have to do some quick math to know how many points you’ve earned from renown and how many points you have earned from levels to know which part of this you are on.

POINTS 1 - 9

Lunging Strike
Lunging Strike
Basic
Generate Fury: 9
Lucky Hit Chance: 50%
Lunge forward and strike an enemy for 30% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon
Enhanced Lunging Strike
Enhanced Lunging Strike
Lunging Strike deals x30% increased damage and Heals you for 2% Maximum Life 2 when it damages a Healthy enemy.
D4 Whirlwind BarbarianWhirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Whirlwind
CoreChanneled
Fury Cost: 25 per second
Lucky Hit Chance: 20%
Rapidly attack surrounding enemies for 19% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon
D4 Whirlwind BarbarianEnhanced Whirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Enhanced Whirlwind
Gain 1 Fury each time Whirlwind deals direct damage to an enemy, or 4 Fury against Elite enemies.
D4 Whirlwind BarbarianViolent Whirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Violent Whirlwind
After using Whirlwind for 2 seconds, Whirlwind deals x30% increased damage until it is cancelled.
Battle Lunging Strike
Battle Lunging Strike
Lunging Strike also inflicts 20% Bleeding damage over 5 seconds.
Rallying Cry
Rallying Cry
DefensiveShout
Cooldown: 25 seconds
Bellow a rallying cry, increasing your Movement Speed by +30% and Resource Generation by x40% for 6.48 seconds, and Nearby allies for 3.24 seconds.
Physical Damage
Enhanced Rallying Cry
Enhanced Rallying Cry
Rallying Cry grants you Unstoppable while active.
Tactical Rallying Cry
Tactical Rallying Cry
Rallying Cry generates 20 Fury and grants you an additional x20% Resource Generation.

POINTS 10 - 19

Challenging Shout
Challenging Shout
DefensiveShout
Cooldown: 25 seconds
Taunt Nearby enemies and gain 40% Damage
Reduction for 6.48 seconds.
Enhanced Challenging Shout
Enhanced Challenging Shout
While Challenging Shout is actie, gain x20% bonus Maximum Life.
Tactical Challenging Shout
Tactical Challenging Shout
While Challenging Shout is active, you gain 3 Fury each time you take damage.
War Cry
War Cry
BrawlingShout
Cooldown: 25 seconds
Bellow a mighty war cry, increasing your damage dealt by x15% for 6.48 seconds, and Nearby allies for 3.24 seconds.
Enhanced War Cry
Enhanced War Cry
War Cry grants you Berserking for 4 seconds.
Power War Cry
Power War Cry
If at least 6 enemies are Nearby when you cast War Cry, your damage bonus is increased by an additional x10%.
Booming Voice
Booming Voice
Your Shout Skill effect durations are increased by x18%.
Booming Voice
Booming Voice
Your Shout Skill effect durations are increased by x18%.
Booming Voice
Booming Voice
Your Shout Skill effect durations are increased by x18%.
Raid Leader
Raid Leader
Your Shouts also Heal allies for 1% of their Maximum Life per second.

POINTS 20 - 29

Pressure Point
Pressure Point
Lucky Hit: Your Core skills have up to a 10% chance to make enemies Vulnerable for 2 seconds.
Raid Leader
Raid Leader
Your Shouts also Heal allies for 1% of their Maximum Life per second.
Raid Leader
Raid Leader
Your Shouts also Heal allies for 1% of their Maximum Life per second.
Thick Skin
Thick Skin
Each time you take direct damage gain 0.36% Base Life 10 as Fortify.
Counteroffensive
Counteroffensive
While you have Fortify for over 50% of your Maximum Life, you deal x4% increased damage.
Counteroffensive
Counteroffensive
While you have Fortify for over 50% of your Maximum Life, you deal x4% increased damage.
Counteroffensive
Counteroffensive
While you have Fortify for over 50% of your Maximum Life, you deal x4% increased damage.
Defensive Stance
Defensive Stance
Increase the Damage Reduction gained while you are Fortified by an additional 2%.
Defensive Stance
Defensive Stance
Increase the Damage Reduction gained while you are Fortified by an additional 2%.
Hamstring
Hamstring
Your Bleeding effects Slow enemies by 10%.

POINTS 30 - 39

Cut to the Bone
Cut to the Bone
Your Bleeding effects deal x6% increased damage to Vulnerable enemies.
Cut to the Bone
Cut to the Bone
Your Bleeding effects deal x6% increased damage to Vulnerable enemies.
Cut to the Bone
Cut to the Bone
Your Bleeding effects deal x6% increased damage to Vulnerable enemies.
Wrath of the Berserker
Wrath of the Berserker
Ultimate
Cooldown: 60 seconds
Explode into rage, Knocking Back surrounding enemies and gaining Berserking and Unstoppable for 5 seconds. For the next 10 seconds, dealing direct damage with Basic Skills grants Berserking for 5 seconds.
Prime Wrath of the Berserker
Prime Wrath of the Berserker
While Wrath of the Berserker is active, gain +20% increased Movement Speed and increase Fury Generation by x30%.
Supreme Wrath of the Berserker
Supreme Wrath of the Berserker
While Wrath of the Berserker is active, every 50 Fury you spend increases Berserk’s damage bonus by x25%.
Unbridled Rage
Unbridled Rage
Core Skills deal x135% increased damage, but cost x100% more Fury.
Pit Fighter
Pit Fighter
You deal x3% increased damage to Close enemies and gain 2% Distant Damage Reduction.
Pit Fighter
Pit Fighter
You deal x3% increased damage to Close enemies and gain 2% Distant Damage Reduction.
Pit Fighter
Pit Fighter
You deal x3% increased damage to Close enemies and gain 2% Distant Damage Reduction.

POINTS 40 - 49

No Mercy
No Mercy
You have +3% increased Critical Strike changes against Immobilized, Stunned, or Slowed enemies.
No Mercy
No Mercy
You have +3% increased Critical Strike changes against Immobilized, Stunned, or Slowed enemies.
No Mercy
No Mercy
You have +3% increased Critical Strike changes against Immobilized, Stunned, or Slowed enemies.
D4 Whirlwind BarbarianWhirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Whirlwind
CoreChanneled
Fury Cost: 25 per second
Lucky Hit Chance: 20%
Rapidly attack surrounding enemies for 19% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon
D4 Whirlwind BarbarianWhirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Whirlwind
CoreChanneled
Fury Cost: 25 per second
Lucky Hit Chance: 20%
Rapidly attack surrounding enemies for 19% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon
D4 Whirlwind BarbarianWhirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Whirlwind
CoreChanneled
Fury Cost: 25 per second
Lucky Hit Chance: 20%
Rapidly attack surrounding enemies for 19% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon
D4 Whirlwind BarbarianWhirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Whirlwind
CoreChanneled
Fury Cost: 25 per second
Lucky Hit Chance: 20%
Rapidly attack surrounding enemies for 19% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon
Pressure Point
Pressure Point
Lucky Hit: Your Core skills have up to a 10% chance to make enemies Vulnerable for 2 seconds.
Pressure Point
Pressure Point
Lucky Hit: Your Core skills have up to a 10% chance to make enemies Vulnerable for 2 seconds.
Slayin Strike
Slayin Strike
You deal x7.5% increased damage against Injured enemies.

POINTS 50 - 58

Imposing Presence
Imposing Presence
Gain x5% additional Maximum Life.
Imposing Presence
Imposing Presence
Gain x5% additional Maximum Life.
Imposing Presence
Imposing Presence
Gain x5% additional Maximum Life.
Martial Vigor
Martial Vigor
Damage Reduction against Elites is increased by 3%.
Martial Vigor
Martial Vigor
Damage Reduction against Elites is increased by 3%.
Martial Vigor
Martial Vigor
Damage Reduction against Elites is increased by 3%.
Heavy Handed
Heavy Handed
While using Two-Handed weapons you deal x5% increased Critical Strike Damage.
Heavy Handed
Heavy Handed
While using Two-Handed weapons you deal x5% increased Critical Strike Damage.
Heavy Handed
Heavy Handed
While using Two-Handed weapons you deal x5% increased Critical Strike Damage.

STAT PRIORITY ON GEAR

HELMET

Aspect of Disobedience
Aspect of Disobedience
Defensive
You gain .25-.50% increased Armor for 4 seconds when you deal any form of damage, stacking up to 15-30%.
Unlocked by completing Halls of the Damned in Kehjistan
Every class

-or-
Cooldown Reduction
Max Life
Total Armor
Strength

CHEST

Rage of Harrogath
Rage of Harrogath
UniqueChest-Armor
  • +1-14% Physical Damage
  • +1-8% Critical Strike Chance with Physical Damage Against Elites
  • +1-14% Damage Reduction from Enemies that are Bleeding
*Lucky Hit: Up to a +20-40% chance to reduce the Cooldowns of your Non-Ultimate Skills by 1.5 seconds when you inflict Bleeding on Elites.
Harrogath, the final bastion of resistance against Baal’s assault on Mt. Arreat was destroyed along with the Worldstone. The survivors never forgave the betrayal that led to the loss of their home.
Barbarian

-OR-
Maximum Life
Damage Reduction
Total Armor
Damage Reduction from Close Enemies

GLOVES

Ranks of Whirlwind
Critical Strike Chance
Critical Strike Chance to Injured
Lucky Hit Chance

LEGS

Temerity
Temerity
UniquePants
  • While Injured, Your Potion also grants 20-30% Movement Speed for 2 seconds

  • +3-18 All Stats
  • +2-26% Potion Drop Rate
  • Lucky Hit:Up to a 5% Chance to Heal +1-1,905 Life
*Effects that Heal you beyond 100% Life grant you a Barrier up to 40-80% of your Maximum Life that lasts for 8 seconds.
“The revelation that master tailor Callas was in fact a witch only served to further fuel the desire for her uniquely enchanted legwraps.” – Barrett’s Book of Implements

-OR-
Maximum Life
Damage Reduction
Damage Reduction from Close Enemies
Total Armor

BOOTS

Aspect of Grasping Whirlwind
Aspect of Grasping Whirlwind
Utility
Whirlwind periodically Pulls enemies to you.
Random drop
Barbarian

Move Speed
Fury Cost Reduction
All Stats
Damage Reduction While Injured

2H MACE

Aspect of Limitless Rage
Aspect of Limitless Rage
Offensive
Each point of Fury you generate while at Maximum Fury grants your next Core Skill 1-2% increased damage, up to 15-30%.
Random drop
Barbarian

Vulnerable Damage

Critical Strike Damage
Core Skill Damage
Strength

2H GREATSWORD

Aspect of the Dire Whirlwind
Aspect of the Dire Whirlwind
Offensive
Whirlwind’s Critical Strike Chance is increased by 3-8% for each second it is channeled, up to 9-24%.
Unlocked by completing Garan Hold in Scosglen
Barbarian

Vulnerable Damage

Critical Strike Damage
Core Skill Damage
Strength

1H SWORD

Aspect of the Expectant
Aspect of the Expectant
Offensive
Attacking enemies with a Basic Skill increases the damage of your next Core Skill cast by 5-10% up to 30%.
Unlocked by completing Underroot in Scosglen
Every class

Vulnerable Damage

Critical Strike Damage
Core Skill Damage
Strength

1H SWORD

Conceited Aspect
Conceited Aspect
Offensive
Deal 15-25% increased while you have a Barrier active.
Random drop
Every class

Vulnerable Damage

Critical Strike Damage
Core Skill Damage
Strength

AMULET

Edgemaster’s Aspect
Edgemaster’s Aspect
Offensive
Skills deal up to 10-20% increased damage based on your available Primary Resource when cast, receiving the maximum benefit while you have full Primary Resource.
Unlocked by completing Oldstones in Scosglen
Every class

Cooldown Reduction
Fury Cost Reduction
Damage Reduction
Total Armor
-also good-
Damage Reduction from Close Enemies
Movespeed

RINGS

Bold Chieftain’s Aspect
Bold Chieftain’s Aspect
Barbarian
Whenever you cast a Shout Skill, its Cooldown is reduced by 1-1.9 seconds per Nearby enemy, up to a maximum of 6 seconds.
Random drop
Barbarian

Aspect of Echoing Fury
Aspect of Echoing Fury
Resource
Your Shout Skills generate 2-4 Fury per second while active.
Unlocked by completing Sirocco Caverns in Kehjistan
Barbarian

Critical Strike Damage
Critical Strike Chance
Vulnerable Damage
Maximum Life
-also good-
Max Fury

D4 WHIRLWIND BARBARIAN ROTATION

1

Lunging Strike
Lunging Strike
Basic
Generate Fury: 9
Lucky Hit Chance: 50%
Lunge forward and strike an enemy for 30% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon

Use Lunging Strike to generate fury

2

D4 Whirlwind BarbarianWhirlwind
D4 Whirlwind Barbarian
Whirlwind
CoreChanneled
Fury Cost: 25 per second
Lucky Hit Chance: 20%
Rapidly attack surrounding enemies for 19% damage.
Physical Damage
Requires any complete Arsenal weapon

Start Whirlwinding to spend your fury

3

Challenging Shout
Challenging Shout
DefensiveShout
Cooldown: 25 seconds
Taunt Nearby enemies and gain 40% Damage
Reduction for 6.48 seconds.

Get this up right away, you are very squishy when this shout is not active, so when this wears off, make sure you move into a more defensive position so you don’t have too many enemies hitting you at once before you get the shout up again.

4

War Cry
War Cry
BrawlingShout
Cooldown: 25 seconds
Bellow a mighty war cry, increasing your damage dealt by x15% for 6.48 seconds, and Nearby allies for 3.24 seconds.

Immediately after your Rallying Cry pop your War Cry to massively buff your damage

5

Rallying Cry
Rallying Cry
DefensiveShout
Cooldown: 25 seconds
Bellow a rallying cry, increasing your Movement Speed by +30% and Resource Generation by x40% for 6.48 seconds, and Nearby allies for 3.24 seconds.
Physical Damage

After your fury starts to drop to around 75% pop your rallying cry to get some fury back AND buff yourself. You do not need to stop Whirlwinding to use Rallying Cry

6

Wrath of the Berserker
Wrath of the Berserker
Ultimate
Cooldown: 60 seconds
Explode into rage, Knocking Back surrounding enemies and gaining Berserking and Unstoppable for 5 seconds. For the next 10 seconds, dealing direct damage with Basic Skills grants Berserking for 5 seconds.

If you’re fighting a boss or elite, pop your Wrath of the Berserker right after your War Cry!

D4 WHIRLWIND BARBARIAN LEGENDARY ASPECTS

The best aspects and Legendaries will be listed below for the whirlwind barbarian, broken into their different types. You can only benefit from one aspect at a time, so don’t try to wear two of the same aspect.

CODEX OF POWER - DUNGEON UNLOCK

These Legendary Aspects can be target farmed by simply completing the Dungeon they are located in. Once completed the aspect will appear in your codex of power for you to use as any time you want.

FRACTURED PEAKS

Aspect of the Protector
Aspect of the Protector
Defensive
Damaging an Elite enemy grants you a Barrier absorbing up to x damage for 10 seconds. This effect can only happen once every 30 seconds.
Unlocked by completing Lost Archives in Fractured Peaks
Every class

Eluding Aspect
Eluding Aspect
Utility
Becoming Injured while Crowd Controlled grants you Unstoppable for 4 seconds. This effect has a 40-20 second Cooldown.
Unlocked by completing Caldera Gate in Fractured Peaks
Every class

SCOSGLEN

Aspect of the Expectant
Aspect of the Expectant
Offensive
Attacking enemies with a Basic Skill increases the damage of your next Core Skill cast by 5-10% up to 30%.
Unlocked by completing Underroot in Scosglen
Every class

Aspect of the Dire Whirlwind
Aspect of the Dire Whirlwind
Offensive
Whirlwind’s Critical Strike Chance is increased by 3-8% for each second it is channeled, up to 9-24%.
Unlocked by completing Garan Hold in Scosglen
Barbarian

Ghostwalker Aspect
Ghostwalker Aspect
Mobility
While Unstoppable and for 4 seconds after, you gain 10-25% increased Movement Speed and move freely through enemies.
Progress Campaign in Scosglen
Unlocked by completing Broken Bulwark in Scosglen
Every class

DRY STEPPES

Aspect of the Umbral
Aspect of the Umbral
Resource
Restore 1-4 of your Primary Resource when you Crowd Control an enemy.
Unlocked by completing Champion’s Demise in Dry Steppes
Every class

Rapid Aspect
Rapid Aspect
Offensive
Basic Skills gain 15-30% Attack Speed.
Unlocked by completing Buried Halls in Dry Steppes
Every class

Aspect of Berserk Ripping
Aspect of Berserk Ripping
Offensive
Whenever you deal direct damage while Berserking, inflict 20-30% of the Base damage dealt as additional Bleeding damage over 5 seconds.
Unlocked by completing Mournfield in Dry Steppes
Barbarian

HAWEZAR

NONE

KEHJISTAN

Aspect of Echoing Fury
Aspect of Echoing Fury
Resource
Your Shout Skills generate 2-4 Fury per second while active.
Unlocked by completing Sirocco Caverns in Kehjistan
Barbarian

LEGENDARY ITEMS - RANDOM DROPS

These are the legendary aspect that can only be found as a drop in the game. You must kill enemies and bosses until you get these legendary items to drop.

Aspect of the Crowded Sage
Aspect of the Crowded Sage
Defensive
You Heal for x Life per second for each Close enemy, up to x Life per second.
Random drop
Every class

Aspect of Might
Aspect of Might
Offensive
Basic Skills grant 20% Damage Reduction for 2-6 seconds.
Progress Campaign in Dry Steppes to unlock
Unlocked by completing Dark Ravine in Dry Steppes
Every class

Conceited Aspect
Conceited Aspect
Offensive
Deal 15-25% increased while you have a Barrier active.
Random drop
Every class

Smiting Aspect
Smiting Aspect
Offensive
You have 10-20% increased Critical Strike Chance against Injured enemies. While you are Healthy, you gain 20-40% increased Crowd Control Duration.
Random drop
Every class

Starlight Aspect
Starlight Aspect
Resource
Gain 20-40 of your Primary Resource for every 25% of your Life that you Heal.
Random drop
Every class

Aspect of Berserk Fury
Aspect of Berserk Fury
Resource
You gain 3-6 Fury per second while Berserking.
Random drop
Barbarian

Aspect of Grasping Whirlwind
Aspect of Grasping Whirlwind
Utility
Whirlwind periodically Pulls enemies to you.
Random drop
Barbarian

Bold Chieftain’s Aspect
Bold Chieftain’s Aspect
Barbarian
Whenever you cast a Shout Skill, its Cooldown is reduced by 1-1.9 seconds per Nearby enemy, up to a maximum of 6 seconds.
Random drop
Barbarian

Dust Devil’s Aspect
Dust Devil’s Aspect
Offensive
Whirlwind leaves behind Dust Devils that deal x damage to surrounding enemies.
Random drop
Barbarian

UNIQUE ITEMS

These are the unique items you should look out for. These won’t start dropping until you reach Tier 3 Difficulty, known as Nightmare.

RAGE OF HARROGATH

GOHR’S DEVASTATING GRIPS

TEMERITY

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