Spectral Shield Throw
Mana Cost: (7-10)
Cast Time: 1.00 secRequires Level 12Throws a spectral copy of your shield as a projectile which cannot pierce, and deals off-hand damage augmented by the defences of the shield. When it collides with something it will shatter, launching a number of smaller shards as projectiles in all directions. Modifiers that cause additional projectiles to be fired will add more shards, not more copies of the shield.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Projectile Damage(13-132) to (19-198) Base Off Hand Physical Damage
2 to 3 Added Physical Damage per 15 Armour or Evasion Rating on Shield
Fires 8 additional Projectiles
Shard Projectiles Deal 25% less Damage
Base Off Hand Attack time is (0.7-0.61) seconds
+0.1% to Critical Strike Chance per 10 Maximum Energy Shield on Shield
Base Off Hand Critical Strike Chance is 5%Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.Acquisition
Level: 12Purchase Costs
|Normal||1x Orb of Transmutation|
1x Scroll FragmentMiscellaneous
Item class: Active Skill Gems
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SkillGemThrownShieldProjectile
Spectral Shield Throw is an attack.
Skill functions and interactions
- Projectile Modifiers: The initial projectile from Spectral Shield Throw can be modified to chain and fork, but not to have additional projectiles or pierce. Support gems that add these effects will have their appropriate damage modifiers applied to all part of Spectral Shield Throw's damage.
- Projectile Speed: Increased projectile speed will increase the speed Spectral Shield Throw's initial project. Additionally, similar to Ethereal KnivesEthereal KnivesSpell, Projectile
Mana Cost: (5-23)
Cast Time: 0.60 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 6.00%
Projectile Speed: 1300Fires an arc of knives in front of the caster which deals physical damage.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Projectile SpeedDeals (6-457) to (9-685) Physical Damage
Fires 9 additional Projectiles
(0-19)% increased Projectile SpeedPlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket., the secondary projectiles of Spectral Shield Throw will increase their spread from their point of origin with higher projectile speeds.
- Increased Defenses from Equipped Shield Passives: Despite raising the defenses of the equipped shield when taking passives of this nature, these passives do not raise the intrinsic values present on your shield and thus do NOT increase the damage of Spectral Shield Throw.
- Totems: Spectral Shield Throw cannot be supported by Ranged Attack Totem SupportRanged Attack Totem SupportBow, Projectile, Support, Totem, Attack
Mana Multiplier: 200%Requires Level 8Supports any bow or wand attack skill. Instead of using that skill, you will summon a totem that uses the skill for you.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Totem Placement speedSummons a Totem which uses the Supported Skill
Totem lasts 8 seconds
Supported Skills deal (35-26)% less Damage
Attacks used by Totem have 30% less Attack Speed
Supported Attack Skills cannot be used with Melee WeaponsThis is a Support Gem. It does not grant a bonus to your character, but to skills in sockets connected to it. Place into an item socket connected to a socket containing the Active Skill Gem you wish to augment. Right click to remove from a socket..
- Attack Speed Modifiers: May not be acting as intended, with many modifiers not applying at 100% of their value.
- Unarmed: Facebreakers and Doryani's Fist provide no damage bonus to Spectral Shield Throw.
- Wands: Can be used with a wand.
Gem level progression
|1||12||21||14||7||13 to 19||0.7||0||0|
|2||15||25||17||7||16 to 23||0.7||15,249||15,249|
|3||19||30||21||7||19 to 29||0.69||41,517||56,766|
|4||23||35||24||7||24 to 36||0.69||81,983||138,749|
|5||27||41||28||7||29 to 43||0.68||147,968||286,717|
|6||31||46||32||7||34 to 51||0.68||250,557||537,274|
|7||35||51||36||8||40 to 60||0.67||405,086||942,360|
|8||38||55||38||8||45 to 67||0.67||447,718||1,390,078|
|9||41||59||41||8||50 to 76||0.66||615,318||2,005,396|
|10||44||63||44||8||56 to 84||0.66||834,639||2,840,035|
|11||47||67||47||8||63 to 94||0.65||1,570,760||4,410,795|
|12||50||71||49||8||70 to 104||0.65||1,633,987||6,044,782|
|13||53||75||52||9||77 to 115||0.64||2,151,030||8,195,812|
|14||56||79||55||9||85 to 128||0.64||2,812,189||11,008,001|
|15||59||83||58||9||94 to 141||0.63||5,099,360||16,107,361|
|16||62||87||60||9||103 to 155||0.63||9,400,731||25,508,092|
|17||64||90||62||9||110 to 165||0.62||15,273,366||40,781,458|
|18||66||92||64||9||117 to 175||0.62||26,286,582||67,068,040|
|19||68||95||66||10||124 to 186||0.61||62,890,590||129,958,630|
|20||70||98||68||10||132 to 198||0.61||212,046,017||342,004,647|
|21||72||100||70||10||140 to 210||0.61||N/A||N/A|
|22||74||N/A||N/A||10||149 to 223||0.6||N/A||N/A|
|23||76||N/A||N/A||10||158 to 237||0.6||N/A||N/A|
|24||78||N/A||N/A||10||167 to 251||0.59||N/A||N/A|
|25||80||N/A||N/A||11||177 to 266||0.59||N/A||N/A|
|26||82||N/A||N/A||11||188 to 282||0.58||N/A||N/A|
|27||84||N/A||N/A||11||199 to 298||0.58||N/A||N/A|
|28||86||N/A||N/A||11||210 to 315||0.58||N/A||N/A|
|29||88||N/A||N/A||11||222 to 334||0.57||N/A||N/A|
|30||90||N/A||N/A||11||235 to 353||0.57||N/A||N/A|
|31||91||N/A||N/A||11||242 to 362||0.57||N/A||N/A|
|32||92||N/A||N/A||12||248 to 373||0.56||N/A||N/A|
|33||93||N/A||N/A||12||255 to 383||0.56||N/A||N/A|
|34||94||N/A||N/A||12||262 to 394||0.56||N/A||N/A|
|35||95||N/A||N/A||12||270 to 404||0.56||N/A||N/A|
|36||96||N/A||N/A||12||277 to 416||0.55||N/A||N/A|
|37||97||N/A||N/A||12||285 to 427||0.55||N/A||N/A|
|38||98||N/A||N/A||13||292 to 439||0.55||N/A||N/A|
|39||99||N/A||N/A||13||300 to 451||0.55||N/A||N/A|
|40||100||N/A||N/A||13||309 to 463||0.55||N/A||N/A|
This item is given as quest reward for the following quests:
|The Siren's Cadence|
This item can be bought at the listed npc vendors after completing the following quests:
|The Siren's Cadence|
|A Fixture of Fate|
|Fallen from Grace|
Related helmet enchantments
The following helmet enchantments affect Spectral Shield Throw.
|EnchantmentSpectralShieldThrowDamage1||66||25% increased Spectral Shield Throw Damage|
|EnchantmentSpectralShieldThrowDamage2||75||40% increased Spectral Shield Throw Damage|
|EnchantmentSpectralShieldThrowNumOfAdditionalProjectiles1||66||Spectral Shield Throw fires 3 additional Shard Projectiles|
|EnchantmentSpectralShieldThrowNumOfAdditionalProjectiles2||75||Spectral Shield Throw fires 5 additional Shard Projectiles|
|EnchantmentSpectralShieldThrowProjectileSpeed1||66||20% increased Spectral Shield Throw Projectile Speed|
|EnchantmentSpectralShieldThrowProjectileSpeed2||75||30% increased Spectral Shield Throw Projectile Speed|
The list below shows microtransactions for Spectral Shield Throw.
|Stygian Spectral Shield Throw Effect|
Stygian Spectral Shield Throw EffectSpectral Shield Throw SkinYour Spectral Shield Throw becomes a Stygian Effect.
|Your Spectral Shield Throw becomes a Stygian Effect.|
- Mark_GGG (16th February 2018). "Spectral Shield Throw - what there is to know". Reddit. Retrieved 11th April 2018.