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The Purifier

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The Purifier


The Purifier is one of the four Elder Guardians.

Zones

Vaults of Insanity
  • Stage 1: Beams of light move across the stage, dealing fire damage over time.
  • Stage 2: A totem at the center fires two rows of flame in random directions.
  • Stage 3: Golden circles in the corner fire slow-moving Spark projectiles.
  • Halls of Delirium
  • Stage 1: Small circular explosions occur periodically in random areas.
  • Stage 2: Multiple golden orbs drop down from mid-air in random areas.
  • Stage 3: Beams of light fire down which chase the player, dealing fire damage over time.
  • Pits of Sorrow
  • Stage 1:

Fighting Sequence

Each Elder Guardians is fought in one of three stages, each with different hazards. At higher tiers, the boss will change phases, teleporting you to a new area with different stage hazards. On yellow maps, this occurs at 1/2 health, and in red maps, this occurs at 2/3 and 1/3 health.

The Purifier uses the following attacks:

  • Melee attack
  • Double slam: Performs a slam with both weapons, dealing heavy physical damage.
  • Mace toss: Goes airborne and tosses a weapon in each hand twice, dealing physical damage in a large area twice.
  • The Purifier begins to over and uses the following attacks:
    • Spectral throw: Throws a mace forward.
    • Circle blast: Deals area of effect damage in an area.
    • Crossed swords: Spawns seven tentacled swords which surround the player, which each of them firing a shot towards the center of the circle.
  • Bladestorm: Calls down a flurry of weapons targeting the player multiple times, which land and deal damage.
  • Add spawn: Fires a wave of projectiles that transform into animated weapons, which can be killed for flask charges.

Exclusive drops

Version history

Version Changes
3.2.0
  • No longer immune to Taunt, though they may not retarget based on being taunted.
3.1.0
  • Introduced to the game.

References