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Cobra LashAttack, Projectile, Chaos
Level: (1-20)
Cost: (5-7) Mana
Attack Speed: 120% of base
Attack Damage: (75-125)% of base
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (75-125)%
Fires a poisonous projectile based on your weapon that will chain between enemies. Requires a Dagger or Claw.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent1.5% increased Critical Strike Chance1% increased Chaining rangeProjectiles deal 0.75% increased Damage with Hits and Ailments for each remaining ChainDeals (75-125.4)% of Base Attack Damage
(3-113) to (5-169) Added Chaos Damage
60% of Physical Damage Converted to Chaos Damage
Chains +(3-5) Times
+50% to Damage over Time Multiplier for Poison from Critical Strikes
40% chance to Poison on Hit
Projectiles deal 5% more Damage with Hits for each remaining Chain
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Cobra Lash skill icon.pngCobra Lash inventory icon.png
Area level: 5
Vendor Prices
Normal1x Scroll of Wisdom
Vendor Offer
1x Scroll Fragment
Item class: Active Skill Gems
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SkillGemCobraLash

Cobra Lash is an attack skill that fires chaining projectiles that deal chaos damage with a chance to poison. Poison applied by this skill from a critical strike has added damage over time multiplier.

Skill functions and interactions

Gem level progression

LevelRequired LevelRequired DexterityRequired IntelligenceMana
ChainsExp.Total Exp.
1100575%75%3 to 5+300
2200578%77.7%3 to 5+37070
3400580%80.3%4 to 6+3308378
47140583%83%6 to 8+315541932
511190686%85.6%8 to 11+366678599
6162618688%88.3%10 to 16+32604734646
7203122691%90.9%13 to 20+34972584371
8243725694%93.6%17 to 25+395714180085
9284229696%96.2%20 to 30+4169595349680
10324733699%98.9%25 to 37+4283759633439
113652366102%101.6%30 to 44+44539961087435
124058406104%104.2%35 to 53+47031281790563
134463447107%106.9%42 to 63+410612232851786
144868487110%109.5%49 to 74+420658704917656
155274517112%112.2%58 to 86+425071107424766
165679557115%114.8%67 to 101+4579893613223702
176084597118%117.5%78 to 117+51508391928307621
186490627120%120.1%91 to 136+52779273556100356
196794657123%122.8%101 to 152+54386973999970095
207098687125%125.4%113 to 169+5242081556342051651
2172100708128%128.1%121 to 181+5N/AN/A
2274N/AN/A8131%130.8%130 to 195+5N/AN/A
2376N/AN/A8133%133.4%139 to 209+5N/AN/A
2478N/AN/A8136%136.1%149 to 224+5N/AN/A
2580N/AN/A8139%138.7%160 to 239+6N/AN/A
2682N/AN/A8141%141.4%171 to 256+6N/AN/A
2784N/AN/A8144%144%183 to 274+6N/AN/A
2886N/AN/A8147%146.7%196 to 293+6N/AN/A
2988N/AN/A9149%149.3%209 to 314+6N/AN/A
3090N/AN/A9152%152%223 to 335+6N/AN/A
3191N/AN/A9152%152%231 to 346+6N/AN/A
3292N/AN/A9155%154.7%239 to 358+6N/AN/A
3393N/AN/A9157%157.3%247 to 370+7N/AN/A
3494N/AN/A9160%160%255 to 382+7N/AN/A
3595N/AN/A9163%162.6%263 to 395+7N/AN/A
3696N/AN/A9165%165.3%272 to 408+7N/AN/A
3797N/AN/A10168%167.9%281 to 421+7N/AN/A
3898N/AN/A10171%170.6%290 to 435+7N/AN/A
3999N/AN/A10173%173.2%300 to 449+7N/AN/A
40100N/AN/A10176%175.9%309 to 464+7N/AN/A

Item acquisition

Upgrade paths

This item can be acquired through the following upgrade paths or vendor recipes:

3The Bitter BlossomThe Bitter Blossom3Level 21 Chaos Gem
Quality: +23%
The pain you feel is of no consequence, it is evolution, to be made whole within something greater.
random corrupted superior level 21 Chaos gem with 23% qualityAutomatic
8Dying AnguishDying Anguish8Level 19 Gem
Alternative Quality: +19%
Moribund, he gazed upon the journey taken as blood trickled down his chin. His eye closed on the city ahead that he would never call home.
random level 19 gem with 19% alternative qualityAutomatic
1Gemcutter's IncubatorGemcutter's IncubatorAdds an incubated Quality Gem item to an equippable item
Item drops after killing # monsters
Quality GemRight click this item then left click an item to apply it. The Incubated item drops after killing a specific number of monsters.
random superior gemAutomatic
6The FoxThe Fox6Level 20 Gem"Masters of wit, strength and cunning. To survive the harsh winters, you must be like the fox."
- Ezomyte Proverb
random level 20 gemAutomatic
3Gemcutter's PromiseGemcutter's Promise3Superior Gem
Quality: +20%
"I swore to use my position to help the people. What good is power when it just accumulates on the already-powerful?" - Erasmus, Imperial Gemcutter
random superior gem with 20% qualityAutomatic
1The VoidThe Void1Reach into the Void and claim your prize.random divination card set exchangeAutomatic

Quest reward

This item is given as a quest reward for the following quests:

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Enemy at the Gate
Act 1

Vendor reward

This item can be bought at the listed NPC vendors, after completing the following quests:

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Enemy at the Gate
Act 1
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth

Threshold jewels

The following threshold jewels augment Cobra Lash:


Related helmet enchantments

The following helmet enchantments affect Cobra Lash.

NameFor generated item/monster modifiers the minimum item/monster level respectively. Some generation types may not require this condition to be met, however item level restrictions may be raised to 80% of this value.StatsSpawn Weighting
Enchantment Cobra Lash Damage 166Cobra Lash deals 25% increased Damagehelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Cobra Lash Damage 275Cobra Lash deals 40% increased Damagehelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Cobra Lash Number Of Additional Chains 166Cobra Lash Chains 2 additional timeshelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Cobra Lash Number Of Additional Chains 275Cobra Lash Chains 3 additional timeshelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Cobra Lash Projectile Speed 166Cobra Lash has 20% increased Projectile Speedhelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Cobra Lash Projectile Speed 275Cobra Lash has 30% increased Projectile Speedhelmet 100
default 0

Version history

Version Changes
  • Projectiles now deal 5% more damage for each remaining Chain.
  • Now converts 60% of physical damage to chaos damage (from 50%).
  • Now has alternative quality
  • Cobra Lash has been added to the game.