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Perandus chest

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A Perandus chest

Perandus chests are small golden chests with a cylindrical shape. They can be found in maps with the Perandus effect, crafted using Zana's map device. Note that this is only possible when Perandus is one of the available modifiers this league.

The chests are guarded by packs of golden monsters and unique chest guardians. The chest will revive slain guardians, eventually unlocking after reviving a certain amount of monsters. Sometimes a chest is also guarded by unique enemies. Killing them automatically unlocks the chest, but it is still possible to unlock the chest by killing lesser monsters. The chest may also cast an effect while locked.

Once the chest is unlocked, its guardians will gradually disappear, even ones that aren't slain. Whatever effect the chest might provide will also be disabled.

When the chests are opened they drop loot and Perandus CoinsPerandus CoinStack Size: 1000Trade coins to Cadiro Perandus.
Shift click to unstack.
that could be used to purchase various items from Cadiro Perandus.


Perandus chests come in different varieties that drop different amounts and themes of items.

Name Contents Specification
Perandus Archive maps
Perandus Cache assorted items
Perandus Catalogue divination cards
Perandus Chest assorted items
Perandus Coffer large amount of Perandus CoinsPerandus CoinStack Size: 1000Trade coins to Cadiro Perandus.
Shift click to unstack.
Perandus Hoard assorted items more kills required to open and higher quantity (?)
Perandus Jewellery Box jewels, amulets, rings, belts
Perandus Locker Unique item
Perandus Safe skill gems gems can have experience and quality
Perandus Treasury Various currency orbs
Perandus Trove several rare items of the same base type
Perandus Wardrobe Assorted armour and jewelry possibly a full outfit besides weapon and shield
Perandus Tackle Box Albino Rhoa FeatherAlbino Rhoa FeatherStack Size: 10Shift click to unstack., Fishing RodFishing RodFishing Rods
Physical Damage: 713
Critical Strike Chance: 5.00%
Attacks per Second: 1.20
Weapon Range: 11
Requires 8 Str, 8 Dex
, Fairgraves' TricorneFairgraves' Tricorne
Quality: +20%
Evasion: 100
Requires Level 12, 27 DexAdds 6 to 12 Cold Damage to Attacks
70% increased Evasion Rating
15% increased Stun and Block Recovery
+(15-30) to maximum Mana
+(20-30)% to Lightning Resistance
Cannot be Shocked
Fairgraves' trusty tricorne accompanied him far across
the seas, deep under the ground, and even beyond death.
, SlitherpinchSlitherpinch
Bronzescale Gauntlets
Quality: +20%
Armour: 60
Evasion: (90 to 110)
Requires Level 27, 22 Str, 22 Dex+(40-50) to Dexterity
(5-10)% increased Attack Speed
(60-100)% increased Evasion Rating
0.6% of Physical Attack Damage Leeched as Life
0.4% of Physical Attack Damage Leeched as Mana
A soft caress in dead of night,
that slips about the neck, so tight.
easter egg related fishing

Chest Effects

The chest can have one of these effects:

  • Casts a very large Proximity Shield around it.
  • Casts a permanent Vaal HasteVaal HasteAura, Vaal, Spell, AoE, Duration
    Radius: 36
    Souls per use: 24 (N) / 36 (C) / 48 (M)
    Can store 1 use(s)
    Cast Time: 0.60 sec
    Requires Level 24Casts a temporary aura that increases the movement speed, attack speed and cast speed of you and your allies.Per 1% Quality:
    1% increased Area of Effect
    You and nearby allies gain (25-31)% increased Attack Speed
    You and nearby allies gain (24-31)% increased Cast Speed
    You and nearby allies gain (10-13)% increased Movement Speed
    Base duration is 4 seconds
    +(0-19) to radius
    Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
  • Casts a green cloud that shrinks the player. Shrink is a stacking debuff that applies decreased damage dealt and character size and increased damage taken.

Version history

Version Changes
  • Fixing a bug where the Perandus Archive could appear before the level which allowed it to drop maps, resulting in it being opened with no maps being dropped.
  • Fixed a bug where Perandus chest bosses could be deleted prior to their death.
  • Fixed more cases of Perandus Chests not opening correctly.
  • Fixed a bug where certain Perandus chests endlessly spawned bandits that didn't count towards the total to unlock the chest.
  • Introduced to the game.