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CremationSpell, AoE, Fire, Duration, Projectile
Mana Cost: (11-20)
Cast Time: 0.60 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 5.00%
Requires Level 28A targeted corpse explodes, dealing area damage and turning into a volcanic geyser, which will repeatedly unleash projectiles sequentially over the surrounding area for a duration. The explosion of the corpse is not affected by modifiers to spell damage, and cannot be reflected.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Fire Damage
Deals (49-434) to (74-651) Fire Damage
Base duration is 8 seconds
Maximum of 3 Geysers at a time
Explosion deals base Fire Damage equal to 4% of the corpse's maximum Life
Fires 3 additional Projectiles
+(0-3) to radius
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Cremation skill icon.pngCremation inventory icon.png
Level: 28
Purchase Costs
Normal1x Orb of Chance
Sell Price
1x Scroll Fragment
Item class: Active Skill Gems
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SkillGemCorpseEruption

Cremation skill screenshot.jpg

Skill Functions and Interactions

Fires 42 projectiles over 8 second duration. Each projectile can hit the same enemy.

  • Additional projectiles: Scales total number of projectiles. For example, with Greater Multiple Projectiles Support (1+3+4), this skill fires 84 projectiles over the duration.
  • Critical strike chance: Each projectiles roll own critical strike chance.
  • Cast speed: Only affects the speed to create a geyser. Fire frequency is not changed.
  • Area of effect: Affects both the area the projectiles cover and the distance they travel from the geyser.
  • Projectile speed: Faster projectiles land sooner after they are fired. AoE is not changed.
  • Pierce and Chain: Don't affect the skill.

Gem level progression

Exp.Total Exp.
12842291149 to 7400
23146321159 to 89199,345199,345
33450351270 to 105285,815485,160
43754371383 to 125401,344886,504
54058401398 to 147554,3791,440,883
642604214109 to 163477,4371,918,320
744634414121 to 182583,7862,502,106
846664615134 to 202710,3593,212,465
948684815149 to 2241,355,5114,567,976
1050714915165 to 2481,138,8775,706,853
1152745116183 to 2741,368,2337,075,086
1254765316202 to 3031,638,3388,713,424
1356795517223 to 3341,956,64810,670,072
1458825717245 to 3683,655,18414,325,256
1560845918270 to 4063,017,32717,342,583
1662876018298 to 4477,759,99525,102,578
1764906218328 to 49115,138,19340,240,771
1866926419360 to 54026,083,82566,324,596
1968956619395 to 59362,620,247128,944,843
2070986820434 to 651211,708,088340,652,931
21721007020476 to 714N/AN/A
2274N/AN/A21522 to 783N/AN/A
2376N/AN/A21572 to 858N/AN/A
2478N/AN/A21627 to 940N/AN/A
2580N/AN/A22686 to 1029N/AN/A
2682N/AN/A22750 to 1125N/AN/A
2784N/AN/A23820 to 1231N/AN/A
2886N/AN/A23897 to 1345N/AN/A
2988N/AN/A24980 to 1470N/AN/A
3090N/AN/A241070 to 1605N/AN/A
3191N/AN/A241118 to 1677N/AN/A
3292N/AN/A251168 to 1752N/AN/A
3393N/AN/A251220 to 1830N/AN/A
3494N/AN/A251274 to 1912N/AN/A
3595N/AN/A251331 to 1997N/AN/A
3696N/AN/A251390 to 2085N/AN/A
3797N/AN/A261452 to 2178N/AN/A
3898N/AN/A261516 to 2274N/AN/A
3999N/AN/A261583 to 2374N/AN/A
40100N/AN/A261652 to 2479N/AN/A

Item acquisition

Quest reward

This item is given as quest reward for the following quests:

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Sever the Right Hand
Act 3

Vendor reward

This item can be bought at the listed npc vendors after completing the following quests:

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Sever the Right Hand
Act 3
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth

Related helmet enchantments

The following helmet enchantments affect Cremation.

NameFor 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.StatsSpawn Weighting
Enchantment Cremation Cast Speed 1668% increased Cremation Cast Speedhelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Cremation Cast Speed 27512% increased Cremation Cast Speedhelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Cremation Damage 16625% increased Cremation Damagehelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Cremation Damage 27540% increased Cremation Damagehelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Cremation Maximum Geysers 175Cremation can have up to 1 additional Geyser at a timehelmet 100
default 0

Version history

Version Changes
  • Cremation's Mana Cost at gem level 1 is now 11 (was 14).
  • Cremation's Mana Cost at gem level 20 is now 20 (was 27).
  • Now deals 49 to 74 Fire damage at gem level 1 (from 40 to 60) and 434 to 651 Fire damage at gem level 20 (from 357 to 535).
  • Now gains radius as the gem levels, up to +3 radius at gem level 20.
  • Now has an added damage effectiveness of 100% (from 80%).
  • Cremation has been added to the game.