Enchants your shield with the power of storms, which lashes out to deal lightning damage to attackers when you block their attacks.
Deals x–y Lightning Damage
Additional 4% Shield Block Chance
Skill Functions and Interactions
Damage on Blocking: This spell will damage the attacker whenever you successfully block any direct attack or spell (assuming you have passives or an item with x% of Block Chance applied to Spells to allow blocking of spells).
Switching weapon sets will deactivate Tempest Shield, even if that weapon set includes a shield.
Interactions with Buff/Aura Nodes
- "x% increased effect of Auras you Cast" does not help in any way
- "x% reduced Mana Reserved" reduces the amount of mana reserved by Tempest Shield
- "x% increased Effect of Buffs on You" increases the block chance from 4% to 5% when you hit 25%
Gem level progression
This skill can be gained as a reward for finishing quests:
- The Caged Brute (Act 1 / Normal) by:
- Lost in Love (Act 3 / Normal) by:
- Enemy at the Gate (Act 1 / Cruel) by:
The symbol that appears on the character's shield when Tempest Shield is used is a Descry.
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