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Overwhelming Odds

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Overwhelming Odds
Crimson Jewel
Limited to: 1
Radius: Medium (1200)
(10-15)% increased Global Physical Damage
With at least 40 Strength in Radius, Cleave grants Fortify on Hit
With at least 40 Strength in Radius, Cleave has +1 to Radius per Nearby
Enemy, up to +10
Even as the tide turned, and victory swiftly became impossible,
The legionnaires of Lioneye's Watch stood their ground and fought on,
Every last man dying a brutal but honourable death.
Place into an allocated Jewel Socket on the Passive Skill Tree. Right click to remove from the Socket.
Overwhelming Odds inventory icon.png
Purchase Costs
Unique8x Chaos Orb
Sell Price
4x Alchemy Shard
5x Alteration Shard
Miscellaneous
Item class: Jewel

Overwhelming Odds is a unique Crimson JewelCrimson JewelPlace into an allocated Jewel Socket on the Passive Skill Tree. Right click to remove from the Socket.. It is a threshold jewel for augmenting CleaveCleaveAttack, AoE, Physical, Melee
Radius: 20
Mana Cost: 6
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (125%-170%)
The character swings their weapon (or both weapons if dual wielding) in an arc, damaging monsters in an area in front of them. Only works with Axes and Swords.Per 1% Quality:
0.5% increased Attack Speed
Deals (125-170)% of Base Damage
When Dual Wielding, Deals 60% Damage from each Weapon combined
(2-75) to (3-113) Added Attack Physical Damage
+(0-6) to radius
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Cleave skill icon.png
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Item acquisition
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Upgrade paths

This item can be acquired through the following upgrade paths or vendor recipes:

AmountIngredientGeneral
Notes
4The Garish PowerThe Garish Power4JewelMaligaro may have valued function over form, but that did not mute his flair for the dramatic.random unique Jewel
10The Eye of the DragonThe Eye of the Dragon10Jewel
Corrupted
Some powers are far too great even for the
gods of old.
random corrupted unique Jewel
4Jack in the BoxJack in the Box4ItemTurn the crank,
close your eyes,
and pray to the gods
for a pleasant surprise.
random unique item
8Arrogance of the VaalArrogance of the Vaal8Item
Two-Implicit
Corrupted
Discovery can lead to beauty, or it can lead to ruin.
random two implicit corrupted unique item

Quest reward

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

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Death to Purity
Act 5
iLvl 1, Unique

Version history

Version Changes
3.7.0
  • No longer grants increased Area of Effect for Cleave based on the number of nearby enemies, and now grants +1 to Cleave's radius for each nearby enemy, up to +10. This jewel is now limited to 1.
  • Affect all version of the item
2.6.0
  • Introduced to the game.