PATH OF EXILE ANALYSIS

Lightning Strike

Gem Info

Mod Value
Level Requirement12
TagsAttack, Projectile, Melee, Strike, Lightning
Effectiveness of Added Damage(135–225)%
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Description

Infuses your melee weapon with electrical energies as you swing. In addition to converting some of your physical damage to lightning damage, the stored energy is released from the weapon as projectiles as you strike, flying out to hit farther-away enemies. The projectiles cannot miss if the melee attack hit a target.

Explicit Mods

50% of Physical Damage Converted to Lightning Damage
(1–9) to (13–179) Added Lightning Damage
Fires 3 Projectiles

Quality Mods

Fires +(0–1) Projectile

Transfigured Versions



Quest Rewards

This gem is offered as reward after completing the quests below:

Class Quests
Witch
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Shadow
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Ranger
  • The Siren's Cadence (Act_1)
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Duelist
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Marauder
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Templar
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Scion
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)

Vendor Rewards

You can by this gem from vendors after completing the quests below:

Class Quests
Witch
Shadow
  • The Siren's Cadence (Act_1)
Ranger
  • The Siren's Cadence (Act_1)
Duelist
  • The Siren's Cadence (Act_1)
Marauder
Templar
  • The Siren's Cadence (Act_1)
Scion
  • The Siren's Cadence (Act_1)

Gem Progression

Level Required Level Required Dexterity Required Intelligence DamageEffectiveness Attack damage is x% of base x to y Added Lightning Damage Experience needed to level up Total experience needed
1 12 21 14 135% 135% 1 to 13 0 0
2 15 25 17 140% 139.7% 1 to 16 15249 15249
3 19 30 21 144% 144.5% 1 to 20 41517 56766
4 23 35 24 149% 149.2% 1 to 25 81983 138749
5 27 41 28 154% 153.9% 2 to 31 147968 286717
6 31 46 32 159% 158.7% 2 to 37 250557 537274
7 35 51 36 163% 163.4% 2 to 45 405086 942360
8 38 55 38 168% 168.2% 3 to 51 447718 1390078
9 41 59 41 173% 172.9% 3 to 59 615318 2005396
10 44 63 44 178% 177.6% 3 to 66 834639 2840035
11 47 67 47 182% 182.4% 4 to 75 1570760 4410795
12 50 71 49 187% 187.1% 4 to 85 1633987 6044782
13 53 75 52 192% 191.8% 5 to 95 2151030 8195812
14 56 79 55 197% 196.6% 6 to 107 2812189 11008001
15 59 83 58 201% 201.3% 6 to 120 5099360 16107361
16 62 87 60 206% 206.1% 7 to 134 9400731 25508092
17 64 90 62 211% 210.8% 8 to 144 15273366 40781458
18 66 92 64 216% 215.5% 8 to 155 26286582 67068040
19 68 95 66 220% 220.3% 9 to 167 62890590 129958630
20 70 98 68 225% 225% 9 to 179 212046017 342004647
21 72 100 70 230% 229.7% 10 to 192 N/A N/A
22 74 N/A N/A 234% 234.5% 11 to 206 N/A N/A
23 76 N/A N/A 239% 239.2% 12 to 221 N/A N/A
24 78 N/A N/A 244% 243.9% 12 to 237 N/A N/A
25 80 N/A N/A 249% 248.7% 13 to 254 N/A N/A
26 82 N/A N/A 253% 253.4% 14 to 272 N/A N/A
27 84 N/A N/A 258% 258.2% 15 to 291 N/A N/A
28 86 N/A N/A 263% 262.9% 16 to 311 N/A N/A
29 88 N/A N/A 268% 267.6% 18 to 333 N/A N/A
30 90 N/A N/A 272% 272.4% 19 to 355 N/A N/A
31 91 N/A N/A 275% 274.7% 19 to 367 N/A N/A
32 92 N/A N/A 277% 277.1% 20 to 380 N/A N/A
33 93 N/A N/A 279% 279.5% 21 to 392 N/A N/A
34 94 N/A N/A 282% 281.8% 21 to 405 N/A N/A
35 95 N/A N/A 284% 284.2% 22 to 419 N/A N/A
36 96 N/A N/A 287% 286.6% 23 to 433 N/A N/A
37 97 N/A N/A 289% 288.9% 24 to 447 N/A N/A
38 98 N/A N/A 291% 291.3% 24 to 462 N/A N/A
39 99 N/A N/A 294% 293.7% 25 to 477 N/A N/A
40 100 N/A N/A 296% 296.1% 26 to 492 N/A N/A