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A corrupted item

Corrupted is a special modifier introduced in the Sacrifice of the Vaal mini-expansion. Items, strongboxes and areas with this modifier cannot be altered further with crafting orbs or restored to an Eternal OrbEternal OrbStack Size: 10Creates an imprint of an item for later restorationRight click this item then left click on an item to create an imprint. This imprint can later be used to restore this specific item to that imprinted state. imprint.[1] The sockets and links of a corrupted item can still be changed by a level 8 Vorici.

The corrupted modifier may be found in the following circumstances:

  • Items the player uses a Vaal OrbVaal OrbStack Size: 10Corrupts an item, modifying it unpredictablyRight click this item then left click an item to corrupt it. Corrupted items cannot be modified again.
    Shift click to unstack.
    on will be corrupted and may be otherwise changed in the process.
  • Items contained within a corrupted strongbox may become corrupted.
  • Vaal skill gems are always corrupted, whether found in a Vaal Vessel, a Gemcutter's strongbox or crafted using a Vaal Orb.
  • Corrupted areas are always corrupted.
  • Some items granted by sets of divination cards may be corrupted.
  • All talismans are inherently corrupted.
  • The Star of WraeclastStar of Wraeclast
    Ruby Amulet
    Requires Level 28
    +(20 to 30)% to Fire Resistance(30 to 50)% increased Cold Damage
    +(10 to 15)% to all Elemental Resistances
    30% increased Radius of Curse Skills
    You are Immune to Silence
    Grants level 20 Illusory Warp Skill
    "I offer to you an eternal oath
    that binds your heart to mine;
    a bond that not even death will break.
    Will you accept?"
    - Daresso, to his beloved
    is inherently corrupted.


  1. Chris (March 4, 2014). "1.1.0 Patch Notes - Sacrifice of the Vaal". Official Path of Exile Forums. Retrieved August 4, 2014.