Ancestral Protector

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Ancestral ProtectorTotem, Attack, Duration, Melee
Mana Cost: 8
Cast Time: 1.00 sec
Requires Level 4Drop Restrictions
Level: 4
Summons an Ancestor Totem which will attack enemies with melee strikes while you stand close to it. Being near it grants you more attack speed.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Totem Damage
Deals (80-133.2)% of Base Attack Damage
Totem lasts 12 seconds
Attacks with +16 to Melee range
50% increased Totem Placement speed
(10-20)% more Attack Speed while Totem is Active
Summons a Totem which uses this Skill
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Ancestral Protector skill icon.pngAncestral Protector inventory icon.png

Ancestral Protector skill screenshot.jpg

Ancestral Protector is a skill that creates a totem which will attack enemies with melee strikes while the player stands close to it. Being near it increases the player's attack speed.

Skill Functions and Interactions

  • Weapon: Ancestral Protector wields the player's weapon and attacks single enemies with it at a greater range. The totem can be supported by Melee Splash Support inventory icon.pngMelee Splash SupportMelee Splash SupportSupport, Melee, Attack, AoE
    Icon: S
    Radius: 14
    Mana Multiplier: 160%
    Requires Level 8Drop Restrictions
    Level: 8
    Per 1% Quality:
    0.5% increased Area of Effect radius
    (35-26)% less Damage to other targets
    Single-target Melee attacks deal Splash Damage to surrounding targets
    (0-19)% more Melee Splash Radius
    This is a Support Gem. It does not grant a bonus to your character, but to skills in sockets connected to it. Place into an item socket connected to a socket containing the Active Skill Gem you wish to augment. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Melee Splash Support inventory icon.png
    to hit several enemies at once[1]. It can also be used while Unarmed.
  • Multistrike: Ancestral Protector cannot be supported by Multistrike Support inventory icon.pngMultistrike SupportMultistrike SupportAttack, Melee, Support
    Icon: 3
    Mana Multiplier: 180%
    Requires Level 38Drop Restrictions
    Level: 38
    Per 1% Quality:
    0.5% increased Melee Physical Damage
    Supported Melee Attacks Repeat 2 additional times
    (75-94)% more Melee Attack Speed
    30% less Attack Damage
    This is a Support Gem. It does not grant a bonus to your character, but to skills in sockets connected to it. Place into an item socket connected to a socket containing the Active Skill Gem you wish to augment. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Multistrike Support inventory icon.png
    .
  • Fortify: Linking Fortify Support inventory icon.pngFortify SupportFortify SupportAttack, Support, Melee
    Icon: O
    Mana Multiplier: 110%
    Requires Level 31Drop Restrictions
    Level: 31
    Per 1% Quality:
    0.5% increased Fortify duration
    Grants Fortify on Melee hit
    (25-44)% increased Melee Physical Damage
    25% increased Fortify duration
    This is a Support Gem. It does not grant a bonus to your character, but to skills in sockets connected to it. Place into an item socket connected to a socket containing the Active Skill Gem you wish to augment. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Fortify Support inventory icon.png
    to Ancestral Protector will cause the totem, and not the player, to gain Fortify on melee hit. This appears to be the only way for a totem to have Fortify.
  • Multiple Totems: Attack speed buff does not stack when multiple totems are summoned.
  • Area of Effect: Modifiers to skill radius have no effect on range at which totem stays active or the range of it's attack, even if supported by Melee Splash Support inventory icon.pngMelee Splash SupportMelee Splash SupportSupport, Melee, Attack, AoE
    Icon: S
    Radius: 14
    Mana Multiplier: 160%
    Requires Level 8Drop Restrictions
    Level: 8
    Per 1% Quality:
    0.5% increased Area of Effect radius
    (35-26)% less Damage to other targets
    Single-target Melee attacks deal Splash Damage to surrounding targets
    (0-19)% more Melee Splash Radius
    This is a Support Gem. It does not grant a bonus to your character, but to skills in sockets connected to it. Place into an item socket connected to a socket containing the Active Skill Gem you wish to augment. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Melee Splash Support inventory icon.png
    .
  • Activation: The totem is active as long as the player remains within a 85 unit radius of it. Initial activation also requires line of sight with the player, but this can be broken once the totem has become active.

Gem level progression

LevelLvl.strengthDamage
Multiplier
Attack
Speed
Exp.Total Exp.
141680%10%00
262082.8%11%841841
392785.6%11%3,0993,940
4123388.4%12%7,43311,373
5164191.2%12%22,89534,268
6205094%13%49,72583,993
7245896.8%13%95,714179,707
8286799.6%14%169,595349,302
93275102.4%14%283,759633,061
103683105.2%15%453,9961,087,057
114092108%15%703,1281,790,185
1244100110.8%16%1,061,2232,851,408
1348109113.6%16%2,065,8704,917,278
1452117116.4%17%2,507,1107,424,388
1555123119.2%17%2,573,7319,998,119
1658130122%18%7,611,35117,609,470
1761136124.8%18%13,437,90831,047,378
1864142127.6%19%25,052,14756,099,525
1967148130.4%19%43,869,43699,968,961
2070155133.2%20%242,081,178342,050,139
2172159136%20%N/AN/A
2274N/A138.8%21%N/AN/A
2376N/A141.6%21%N/AN/A
2478N/A144.4%22%N/AN/A
2580N/A147.2%22%N/AN/A
2682N/A150%23%N/AN/A
2784N/A152.8%23%N/AN/A
2886N/A155.6%24%N/AN/A
2988N/A158.4%24%N/AN/A
3090N/A161.2%25%N/AN/A

Quest reward

This skill is given as quest reward for the following quests:
ClassMarauderTemplarWitchShadowRangerDuelistScion
Quest
Breaking Some Eggs
Act 1
Normal
yes
yes
no
no
no
yes
no

Vendor reward

This skill can be bought at the listed npc vendors after completing the following quests:
ClassMarauderTemplarWitchShadowRangerDuelistScion
Quest
Breaking Some Eggs
Act 1
Nessa

Cost:
Scroll of Wisdom inventory icon.pngScroll of WisdomScroll of WisdomStack Size: 40Drop Restrictions
Level: 1
Identifies an itemRight click this item then left click an unidentified item to apply it.
Shift click to unstack.
Scroll of Wisdom inventory icon.png
yes
yes
no
no
no
yes
yes

Monster stats

Ancestor Totem Test

Resistances:

Level Life
4 67
6 88
9 120
12 161
16 226
20 308
24 411
28 538
32 693
36 882
40 1114
44 1393
48 1734
52 2146
55 2507
58 2928
61 3407
64 3957
67 4589
70 5312
72 5853
74 6444
76 7088
78 7793
80 8564
82 9405
84 10322
86 11327
88 12421
90 13615

Related helmet enchantments

The following helmet enchantments affect Ancestral Protector:

Name For generated item/monster modifiers the minimum item/monster level respectively. Some generation types may not require this condition to be met, however item level restrictions may be raised to 80% of this value. Effect(s)
EnchantmentAncestorTotemAttackSpeed166Ancestral Protector Totem grants 12% increased Attack Speed while Active
EnchantmentAncestorTotemAttackSpeed275Ancestral Protector Totem grants 18% increased Attack Speed while Active
EnchantmentAncestorTotemDamage166Ancestral Protector Totem deals 25% increased Damage
EnchantmentAncestorTotemDamage275Ancestral Protector Totem deals 40% increased Damage
EnchantmentAncestorTotemElementalResistances166+24% to Ancestral Protector Totem Elemental Resistances
EnchantmentAncestorTotemElementalResistances275+36% to Ancestral Protector Totem Elemental Resistances
EnchantmentAncestorTotemPlacementSpeed16612% increased Ancestral Protector Totem Placement Speed
EnchantmentAncestorTotemPlacementSpeed27518% increased Ancestral Protector Totem Placement Speed

Version history

Version Changes
2.3.0
  • Ancestor Totems now emerge 40% faster when first placed, have 50% more totem life, and remain active 40% further away from the owner.
  • Ancestral Protector inventory icon.pngAncestral ProtectorAncestral ProtectorTotem, Attack, Duration, Melee
    Mana Cost: 8
    Cast Time: 1.00 sec
    Requires Level 4Drop Restrictions
    Level: 4
    Summons an Ancestor Totem which will attack enemies with melee strikes while you stand close to it. Being near it grants you more attack speed.Per 1% Quality:
    1% increased Totem Damage
    Deals (80-133.2)% of Base Attack Damage
    Totem lasts 12 seconds
    Attacks with +16 to Melee range
    50% increased Totem Placement speed
    (10-20)% more Attack Speed while Totem is Active
    Summons a Totem which uses this Skill
    Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Ancestral Protector skill icon.png
    Ancestral Protector inventory icon.png
    's damage has been increased at all gem levels. At gem level 1, it has been increased from 60% to 80% of your weapon damage. The damage at gem level 20 has been increased from 75.2% to 133.2% of your weapon damage.
2.2.1d
  • Fixed a bug where Ancestral Protector was providing increased attack speed, instead of more attack speed.
2.2.0
  • Added to the game

References

  1. Rory (February 17, 2016). "Skill Reveal - Ancestral Protector".