PATH OF EXILE ANALYSIS

Volatile Dead

Gem Info

Mod Value
Level Requirement12
TagsSpell, AoE, Fire
Cast Time0.80 sec
Critical Strike Chance5.00%

Effectiveness of Added Damage170%
Radius15
AoE Radius15
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Description

Corpses near the targeted location explode, dealing damage in a small area and creating an orb which moves towards nearby enemies before dealing spell damage in a larger area. The explosion of the corpse is not affected by modifiers to spell damage, and cannot be reflected.

Explicit Mods

Deals (20–753) to (30–1129) Fire Damage
Consumes up to 3 corpses
Explosion deals base Fire Damage equal to (3–4)% of the corpse's Maximum Life
Base radius is 2 metres
Base explosion radius is 1.5 metres
Maximum of 60 Orbs at a time

Quality Mods

(0–40)% increased Orb Movement Speed

Quest Rewards

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

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

Gem Progression

Level Required Level Required Dexterity Required Intelligence ManaCost Deals x to y Fire Damage Explosion deals base Fire Damage equal to x% of the corpse's Maximum Life Experience needed to level up Total experience needed
1 12 21 14 9 20 to 30 3% 0 0
2 15 25 17 10 26 to 38 3.1% 15249 15249
3 19 30 21 12 35 to 52 3.1% 41517 56766
4 23 35 24 13 47 to 70 3.2% 81983 138749
5 27 41 28 14 62 to 92 3.2% 147968 286717
6 31 46 32 15 80 to 120 3.3% 250557 537274
7 35 51 36 16 104 to 155 3.3% 405086 942360
8 38 55 38 17 125 to 187 3.4% 447718 1390078
9 41 59 41 18 149 to 224 3.4% 615318 2005396
10 44 63 44 19 178 to 268 3.5% 834639 2840035
11 47 67 47 20 213 to 319 3.5% 1570760 4410795
12 50 71 49 20 253 to 379 3.6% 1633987 6044782
13 53 75 52 21 299 to 449 3.6% 2151030 8195812
14 56 79 55 22 354 to 530 3.7% 2812189 11008001
15 59 83 58 23 417 to 626 3.7% 5099360 16107361
16 62 87 60 24 491 to 737 3.8% 9400731 25508092
17 64 90 62 25 547 to 820 3.8% 15273366 40781458
18 66 92 64 25 609 to 913 3.9% 26286582 67068040
19 68 95 66 26 677 to 1016 3.9% 62890590 129958630
20 70 98 68 26 753 to 1129 4% 212046017 342004647
21 72 100 70 27 836 to 1254 4% N/A N/A
22 74 N/A N/A 27 928 to 1392 4.1% N/A N/A
23 76 N/A N/A 28 1030 to 1545 4.1% N/A N/A
24 78 N/A N/A 29 1142 to 1713 4.2% N/A N/A
25 80 N/A N/A 29 1266 to 1899 4.2% N/A N/A
26 82 N/A N/A 30 1402 to 2104 4.3% N/A N/A
27 84 N/A N/A 30 1553 to 2329 4.3% N/A N/A
28 86 N/A N/A 31 1719 to 2578 4.4% N/A N/A
29 88 N/A N/A 32 1901 to 2852 4.4% N/A N/A
30 90 N/A N/A 32 2103 to 3154 4.5% N/A N/A
31 91 N/A N/A 32 2211 to 3316 4.5% N/A N/A
32 92 N/A N/A 33 2324 to 3486 4.5% N/A N/A
33 93 N/A N/A 33 2443 to 3665 4.5% N/A N/A
34 94 N/A N/A 33 2568 to 3852 4.6% N/A N/A
35 95 N/A N/A 34 2699 to 4049 4.6% N/A N/A
36 96 N/A N/A 34 2837 to 4255 4.6% N/A N/A
37 97 N/A N/A 34 2981 to 4472 4.6% N/A N/A
38 98 N/A N/A 34 3132 to 4699 4.7% N/A N/A
39 99 N/A N/A 35 3291 to 4937 4.7% N/A N/A
40 100 N/A N/A 35 3457 to 5186 4.7% N/A N/A