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Spiker

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Spikers are a monster type added in Version 1.0.0. When killed they shoot spines in every direction. The spines do high physical damage.

Skill Interactions

The spines do not shoot if the spiker was shattered on death.

When using Dominating BlowDominating BlowAttack, Minion, Duration, Melee
Mana Cost: 8
Cast Time: 1.00 sec
Damage Effectiveness: (140%-172%)
Requires Level 28Attacks the enemy with a melee strike, applying a debuff for a short duration. If a non-unique enemy dies while affected by the debuff, the enemy's corpse will be consumed and a Sentinel of Dominance with the same rarity, prefix and suffix modifiers will be summoned for a longer secondary duration.Per 1% Quality:
Minions deal 0.5% increased Damage
Deals (140-171.9)% of Base Damage
Base duration is 1 seconds
Maximum 9 Summoned Normal Sentinels of Dominance
Maximum 3 Summoned Magic Sentinels of Dominance
Maximum 1 Summoned Rare Sentinel of Dominance
Base secondary duration is 20 seconds
10% Chance to Summon a Normal Sentinel of Dominance when you Hit a Unique Monster
+(0-2) to Melee range
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Dominating Blow skill icon.png
to kill Spikers, they shoot spines damaging the player both on initial death and when the apparition is killed or expires.

Varieties

Name Location Special Attributes
Porcupine Goliath The Imperial Gardens, The Hedge Maze Shoots spines on death, Resists Cold
Infected Spiker Tora missions Shoots spines on death, Resists Cold, Cold Damage and Freezing
Thistlesage The Imperial Gardens Casts Ice SpearIce SpearProjectile, Spell, Cold
Mana Cost: (9-27)
Cast Time: 0.85 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 7.00%
Damage Effectiveness: 80%
Projectile Speed: 1000
Requires Level 12Launches a shard of ice that pierces close enemies, before exploding on a distant enemy with a much higher critical strike chance.Per 1% Quality:
2% increased Projectile Speed
Deals (17-548) to (26-822) Cold Damage
(40-78)% increased Chill Duration on enemies
Second form has 600% increased Critical Strike Chance
(10-29)% increased Effect of Chill
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Ice Spear skill icon.png
, Ice Spear on death, Reflects Physical, Reflects Elemental, Resists Cold
Bladeback Guardian Invasion Boss Casts IncinerateIncinerateSpell, Fire, Channelling, AoE
Mana Cost: (3-5)
Cast Time: 0.20 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 5.00%
Damage Effectiveness: 30%
Requires Level 12Continuously launches a torrent of fire from your hand, repeatedly damaging enemies. As you channel this spell longer, the flames spread wider close to you and spread longer directly in front of you. When you stop channelling you release a wave of fire damage over a wide and long area that will apply a powerful Ignite.Per 1% Quality:
1% increased Fire Damage
Deals (3-129) to (4-194) Fire Damage
8 maximum stages
Final wave deals 500% more Damage with Ignite
Final wave deals 500% more Damage with Hits
25% more Damage with Hits and Ailments for each stage
+4 to radius per stage, up to +15
100% increased angle per stage, up to 300%
Final wave always Ignites
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Incinerate skill icon.png
, Ice NovaIce NovaSpell, AoE, Cold
Radius: 30
Mana Cost: (10-31)
Cast Time: 0.80 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 6.00%
Damage Effectiveness: 70%
Requires Level 12A chilling circle of ice expands from the caster. If the caster targets near one of their Frostbolt projectiles, it will expand from the projectile instead.Per 1% Quality:
0.5% increased Area of Effect
Deals (15-486) to (21-715) Cold Damage
40% more Damage when Cast on Frostbolt
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Ice Nova skill icon.png
and Shock NovaShock NovaSpell, AoE, Lightning
Radius: 26 / 14
Mana Cost: (13-26)
Cast Time: 0.75 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 6.00%
Damage Effectiveness: 60%
Requires Level 28Casts a ring of Lightning around you, followed by a larger Lightning nova. Each effect hits enemies caught in their area with Lightning Damage.Per 1% Quality:
2% increased Shock Duration on enemies
Deals (26-275) to (79-825) Lightning Damage
Ring deals 80% less Damage
20% chance to Shock enemies
(20-39)% increased Effect of Shock
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Shock Nova skill icon.png
, Ice Spear on death, Reflects Physical, Reflects Elemental, Resists Elemental, Resists Cold