Empire's Grasp

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Empire's Grasp
Goliath Gauntlets
Quality: +20%
Armour: (688-928)
Requires Level 53, 76 StrSocketed Gems are Supported by Level 10 Knockback
+(400-600) to Armour
Knockback direction is reversed
"I like my vassals at sword point,
but my enemies as close as the hilt."
- Emperor Chitus
Empire's Grasp inventory icon.png
Purchase Costs
Unique5x Chaos Orb
Sell Price
8x Alchemy Shard
3x Alteration Shard
Item class: Gloves

Empire's Grasp is a pair of unique Goliath GauntletsGoliath GauntletsArmour: 174Requires Level 53, 76 Str.


Applicable skill gems socketed in this item are supported by level 10 Knockback SupportKnockback SupportSupport
Icon: k
Requires Level 8Supports any skill that hits enemies.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3DivergentSupported Skills have 0.5% chance to Knock Enemies Back on hitSupported Skills deal 0.5% increased DamageSupported Skills have 2% increased Knockback DistanceSupported Skills have (25-44)% chance to Knock Enemies Back on hit
Supported Skills have 50% increased Knockback Distance
This is a Support Gem. It does not grant a bonus to your character, but to skills in sockets connected to it. Place into an item socket connected to a socket containing the Active Skill Gem you wish to augment. Right click to remove from a socket.
. This equals a 34% chance to knock enemies back on hit.

Item acquisition

Upgrade paths

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

5MittsMitts5GlovesThose whose hands are their livelihood know the importance of keeping them safe and warm.random GlovesAutomatic
8Arrogance of the VaalArrogance of the Vaal8Item
Discovery can lead to beauty, or it can lead to ruin.
random two-implicit corrupted itemAutomatic
4Jack in the BoxJack in the Box4ItemTurn the crank,
close your eyes,
and pray to the gods
for a pleasant surprise.
random itemAutomatic

Supporter attribution

Empire's Grasp was created by supporter dmouze.


Version history

Version Changes
  • Added 3D art.
  • Introduced to the game.