PATH OF EXILE ANALYSIS

Splitting Steel

Gem Info

Mod Value
Level Requirement1
TagsAttack, Projectile, AoE, Physical
Effectiveness of Added Damage(70–210)%
Attack Speed90%
Attack Damage(70–210)%
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Description

Fire a single projectile that splits on impact or at the targeted location, dealing area damage when it splits and again when the split projectiles explode at the end of their flight. Requires a Sword or Axe.

Explicit Mods

(1–101) to (2–151) Added Attack Physical Damage
Modifiers to number of Projectiles instead apply to
the number of targets Projectile Splits towards
Projectiles Split towards (2–5) targets
Base radius is (0.6–1) metres
40% chance to Impale Enemies on Hit
Projectiles can Split without hitting a target

Quality Mods

(0–40)% increased Impale Effect

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
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Duelist
  • Enemy at the Gate (Act_1)
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Marauder
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Templar
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)
Scion
  • Enemy at the Gate (Act_1)
  • A Fixture of Fate (Act_3)

Vendor Rewards

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

Class Quests
Witch
Shadow
Ranger
  • Enemy at the Gate (Act_1)
Duelist
  • Enemy at the Gate (Act_1)
Marauder
Templar
Scion
  • Enemy at the Gate (Act_1)

Gem Progression

Level Required Level Required Dexterity Required Strength ManaCost DamageEffectiveness Attack damage is x% of base Projectiles Split towards x targets x to y Added Attack Physical Damage +x metres to radius Experience needed to level up Total experience needed
1 1 0 0 5 70% 70% 2 1 to 2 0.6m 0 0
2 2 0 0 5 74% 74.1% 2 1 to 2 0.6m 70 70
3 4 0 0 5 78% 78.1% 2 2 to 3 0.6m 308 378
4 7 14 0 5 84% 84.2% 2 2 to 4 0.6m 1554 1932
5 11 19 0 5 92% 92.2% 2 3 to 5 0.7m 6667 8599
6 16 26 18 6 96% 96.3% 2 5 to 7 0.7m 26047 34646
7 20 31 22 6 100% 100% 3 7 to 10 0.7m 49725 84371
8 24 37 25 6 104% 104.4% 3 9 to 13 0.7m 95714 180085
9 28 42 29 6 106% 106.4% 3 11 to 17 0.8m 169595 349680
10 32 47 33 6 115% 115.4% 3 14 to 21 0.8m 283759 633439
11 36 52 36 7 124% 124.4% 3 18 to 27 0.8m 453996 1087435
12 40 58 40 7 130% 129.8% 3 22 to 33 0.8m 703128 1790563
13 44 63 44 7 140% 140.1% 3 27 to 41 0.9m 1061223 2851786
14 48 68 48 7 156% 155.8% 3 34 to 51 0.9m 2065870 4917656
15 52 74 51 7 163% 163% 4 42 to 63 0.9m 2507110 7424766
16 56 79 55 8 168% 168.1% 4 51 to 77 0.9m 5798936 13223702
17 60 84 59 8 173% 173.3% 4 62 to 93 1m 15083919 28307621
18 64 90 62 8 184% 183.8% 4 76 to 113 1m 27792735 56100356
19 67 94 65 8 199% 199.4% 4 87 to 131 1m 43869739 99970095
20 70 98 68 8 210% 210% 5 101 to 151 1m 242081556 342051651
21 72 100 70 9 216% 215.8% 5 111 to 166 1.1m N/A N/A
22 74 N/A N/A 9 222% 221.6% 5 122 to 182 1.1m N/A N/A
23 76 N/A N/A 9 227% 227.4% 5 133 to 200 1.1m N/A N/A
24 78 N/A N/A 9 233% 233.2% 5 146 to 220 1.1m N/A N/A
25 80 N/A N/A 9 239% 238.9% 5 161 to 241 1.2m N/A N/A
26 82 N/A N/A 10 245% 244.7% 5 176 to 264 1.2m N/A N/A
27 84 N/A N/A 10 251% 250.5% 5 193 to 289 1.2m N/A N/A
28 86 N/A N/A 10 256% 256.3% 6 211 to 317 1.2m N/A N/A
29 88 N/A N/A 10 262% 262.1% 6 231 to 346 1.3m N/A N/A
30 90 N/A N/A 10 268% 267.9% 6 253 to 379 1.3m N/A N/A
31 91 N/A N/A 11 271% 270.8% 6 264 to 396 1.3m N/A N/A
32 92 N/A N/A 11 274% 273.7% 6 276 to 414 1.3m N/A N/A
33 93 N/A N/A 11 277% 276.6% 6 289 to 433 1.3m N/A N/A
34 94 N/A N/A 11 280% 279.5% 7 302 to 453 1.3m N/A N/A
35 95 N/A N/A 11 282% 282.4% 7 316 to 474 1.3m N/A N/A
36 96 N/A N/A 11 285% 285.3% 7 330 to 495 1.4m N/A N/A
37 97 N/A N/A 12 288% 288.2% 7 345 to 517 1.4m N/A N/A
38 98 N/A N/A 12 291% 291.1% 7 360 to 541 1.4m N/A N/A
39 99 N/A N/A 12 294% 293.9% 7 377 to 565 1.4m N/A N/A
40 100 N/A N/A 12 297% 296.8% 8 394 to 590 1.4m N/A N/A