Remnant of Corruption

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Remnant of CorruptionStack Size: 9Corrupts the Essences trapping a monster, modifying them unpredictablyRight click this item then left click a monster trapped by Essences to corrupt them. Corrupted Essences cannot be modified again.
Shift click to unstack.
Remnant of Corruption inventory icon.png
Acquisition
Level: 32
Sell Price
1x Scroll Fragment
Remnant of Corruption is an essence.

Obtaining

  • Trapped monsters possessing a Remnant of Corruption cannot be leeched from.

On slaying a monster bearing a Remnant of Corruption, the remnant is dropped just like normal essences. Additionally two Fleshmonsters spawn on the drop location.

Spending

Corrupting the Essence a monster is trapped in will result in one of the following outcomes chosen at random:

  • Mobs are broken free with empowered stats.
  • All contained essences are upgraded by 1 tier level.
  • Another essence is added.
  • Upgrade the essence type to a higher essence type in the tiered progression. This is the only way to obtain an Essence of HysteriaEssence of HysteriaStack Size: 9
    Essence Level: 8
    Upgrades a normal item to rare or reforges a rare item, guaranteeing one property

    Weapon: 10% chance to Cast Level 20 Fire Burst on Hit
    Gloves: Socketed Gems deal 175 to 225 additional Fire Damage
    Boots: Drops Burning Ground while moving, dealing 2500 Fire Damage per second
    Body Armour: 10% increased Area of Effect
    Helmet: Socketed Gems have 50% chance to Ignite
    Shield: Adds 40 to 80 Fire Damage if you've Blocked Recently
    Quiver: Gain 10% of Physical Damage as Extra Fire Damage
    Amulet: 40% increased Life Leeched per second
    Ring: Gain 10% of Physical Damage as Extra Fire Damage
    Belt: Damage Penetrates 5% Elemental Resistances during any Flask Effect
    Right click this item then left click a normal or rare item to apply it.
    Shift click to unstack.
    , Essence of InsanityEssence of InsanityStack Size: 9
    Essence Level: 8
    Upgrades a normal item to rare or reforges a rare item, guaranteeing one property

    Weapon: Triggers Level 20 Spectral Spirits when Equipped
    Gloves: Socketed Gems have 16% more Attack and Cast Speed
    Boots: 12% increased Movement speed while on Burning, Chilled or Shocked ground
    Body Armour: Gain Onslaught for 3 seconds when Hit
    Helmet: Socketed Gems gain 50% of Physical Damage as extra Lightning Damage
    Shield: 10% chance to gain a Power Charge when you Block
    Quiver: 10% reduced Reflected Damage taken
    Amulet: 10% chance to Recover 10% of Maximum Mana when you use a Skill
    Ring: 10% reduced Reflected Damage taken
    Belt: 10% increased Movement Speed during any Flask Effect
    Right click this item then left click a normal or rare item to apply it.
    Shift click to unstack.
    , Essence of HorrorEssence of HorrorStack Size: 9
    Essence Level: 8
    Upgrades a normal item to rare or reforges a rare item, guaranteeing one property

    Weapon: 16% chance to gain a Power, Frenzy or Endurance Charge on Kill
    Gloves: Socketed Gems have +3.5% Critical Strike Chance
    Boots: 5% reduced elemental Damage Taken while not moving
    Body Armour: 15% of Physical Damage taken as Cold Damage
    Helmet: Socketed Gems deal 30% more Elemental Damage
    Shield: Chill nearby Enemies for 1 second on Block
    Quiver: Adds 4 to 7 Cold Damage per Frenzy Charge
    Amulet: 15% increased effect of Fortify on You
    Ring: Adds 4 to 7 Cold Damage per Frenzy Charge
    Belt: 5% additional Physical Damage Reduction during any Flask Effect
    Right click this item then left click a normal or rare item to apply it.
    Shift click to unstack.
    , or Essence of DeliriumEssence of DeliriumStack Size: 9
    Essence Level: 8
    Upgrades a normal item to rare or reforges a rare item, guaranteeing one property

    Weapon: Your Hits inflict Decay, dealing 500 Chaos Damage per second for 8 seconds
    Gloves: Socketed Gems deal 30% more Damage over Time
    Boots: Cannot be Poisoned
    Body Armour: 25% reduced Chaos Damage taken over time
    Helmet: +2 to Level of Socketed Aura Gems
    Shield: Recover 2% of your maximum Mana when you Block
    Quiver: 40% increased Damage with Poison
    Amulet: 0.5% of Chaos Damage Leeched as Life
    Ring: 40% increased Damage with Poison
    Belt: +50% to Chaos Resistance during any Flask Effect
    Right click this item then left click a normal or rare item to apply it.
    Shift click to unstack.
    which can only be obtained by corrupting monsters with an Essence of tier 5 (Misery, Envy, Dread, and Scorn).

Version history

Version Changes
2.4.0
  • Introduced to the game.