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Carrion are a type of monster found in Act 3. They resemble small bugs which head straight for the player and attempt to surround them. Much larger versions called Carrion Queens will hang back, spawning new carrion and spitting fireballs.


Name Colour Location Special Attributes
Carrion Swarmer Medium Red The Ledge, Prisoner's Gate, The Southern Forest, The City of Sarn, The Marketplace N/A
Carrion Queen Large Red The Climb, The Crossroads, The Riverways, The Wetlands, The Slums, The Warehouse District, The Marketplace Spawns Carrion Minions, Casts FireballFireballProjectile, Spell, AoE, Fire
Level: (1-20)
Cost: (6-25) Mana
Cast Time: 0.75 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 6.00%
Effectiveness of Added Damage: 240%
Projectile Speed: 1040
Radius: 9
Unleashes a ball of fire towards a target which explodes, damaging nearby foes.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent4Phantasmal1% increased Projectile Speed2% reduced Projectile Speed
3% increased Area of Effect
3% increased Effect of non-Damaging Ailments on Enemies
-2% more Damage with Ignite
0.25% chance to Debilitate Enemies for 1 second on Hit
Deals (9-1095) to (14-1643) Fire Damage
(20-39)% chance to Ignite enemies
Projectiles gain Radius as they travel farther, up to +(0-9) Radius
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Fireball skill icon.png
Carrion Minion Small Red The Climb, The Crossroads, The Riverways, The Wetlands, The Slums, The Warehouse District, The Marketplace Explodes
Scum Crawler Medium Green The Warehouse District (inside), The Market Sewers (both locations were removed from the game) N/A
Corrupted Crawler Medium Green Elreon missions (legacy) N/A
Corrupted Swarmer Medium Red Elreon missions (legacy) N/A
Flesh of Bameth Medium Red Spawns as Beyond Demon Poison Bombs, Spreads Tar


Name Colour Location Special Attributes
The Sunburst Queen Very Large Quarantined Quarters Extra Projectiles, Resists Elemental Damage, Resist Chaos, Added Fire Damage, Fireball, Incinerate, Spawns Carrion Minions
Mother of the Swarm Very Large Invasion Boss Soul Eater, Detonate Dead, Fire Damage, Resists Chaos, Resists Elemental