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CremationSpell, AoE, Fire, Duration, Projectile
Mana Cost: (14-27)
Cast Time: 0.60 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 5.00%
Damage Effectiveness: 80%
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 (40-357) to (60-535) 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
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.
12842291440 to 6000
23146321548 to 71199,345199,345
33450351657 to 85285,815485,160
43754371767 to 101401,344886,504
54058401879 to 119554,3791,440,883
64260421988 to 133477,4371,918,320
74463442098 to 147583,7862,502,106
846664621109 to 164710,3593,212,465
948684822121 to 1821,355,5114,567,976
1050714923134 to 2011,138,8775,706,853
1152745124149 to 2231,368,2337,075,086
1254765325164 to 2471,638,3388,713,424
1356795525182 to 2721,956,64810,670,072
1458825725200 to 3013,655,18414,325,256
1560845926221 to 3323,017,32717,342,583
1662876026244 to 3657,759,99525,102,578
1764906226268 to 40215,138,19340,240,771
1866926426295 to 44326,083,82566,324,596
1968956627325 to 48762,620,247128,944,843
2070986827357 to 535211,708,088340,652,931
21721007028392 to 587N/AN/A
2274N/AN/A28430 to 645N/AN/A
2376N/AN/A29471 to 707N/AN/A
2478N/AN/A29517 to 775N/AN/A
2580N/AN/A30566 to 849N/AN/A
2682N/AN/A30620 to 930N/AN/A
2784N/AN/A30679 to 1018N/AN/A
2886N/AN/A30742 to 1114N/AN/A
2988N/AN/A31812 to 1218N/AN/A
3090N/AN/A31887 to 1331N/AN/A
3191N/AN/A33928 to 1392N/AN/A
3292N/AN/A33970 to 1455N/AN/A
3393N/AN/A331013 to 1520N/AN/A
3494N/AN/A341059 to 1589N/AN/A
3595N/AN/A341107 to 1660N/AN/A
3696N/AN/A341156 to 1735N/AN/A
3797N/AN/A341208 to 1812N/AN/A
3898N/AN/A351262 to 1893N/AN/A
3999N/AN/A351319 to 1978N/AN/A
40100N/AN/A351377 to 2066N/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 ↓
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Sever the Right Hand
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.Stats
EnchantmentCorpseEruptionCastSpeed1668% increased Cremation Cast Speed
EnchantmentCorpseEruptionCastSpeed27512% increased Cremation Cast Speed
EnchantmentCorpseEruptionDamage16625% increased Cremation Damage
EnchantmentCorpseEruptionDamage27540% increased Cremation Damage
EnchantmentCorpseEruptionMaximumGeysers175Cremation can have up to 1 additional Geyser at a time

Version history

Version Changes
  • Cremation has been added to the game.