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Fork SupportSupport, Projectile
Icon: Y
Level: (1-20)
Cost & Reservation Multiplier: 130%
Requires Level 31Supports projectile skills, making their projectiles fork into two projectiles the first time they hit an enemy and don't pierce it.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3DivergentSupported Skills deal 0.5% increased Projectile DamageProjectiles from Supported Skills have 1% chance for an additional Projectile when ForkingProjectiles from Supported Skills Pierce an additional TargetSupported Skills deal (-10-9)% more Projectile Damage
Projectiles from Supported Skills Fork
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.
Fork Support inventory icon.png
Area level: 31
Vendor Prices
Normal1x Orb of Chance
Vendor Offer
1x Scroll Fragment
Item class: Support Skill Gems
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SupportGemFork
For the awakened variant, see Awakened Fork Support.

Fork is a support gem that causes any projectiles created by the supported skill to fork when they hit an enemy. The original projectile disappears and two new projectiles travel past the enemy away from each other at a 120º angle.

Any projectiles that pierce cannot fork, so Fork cannot support skills like Freezing PulseFreezing PulseSpell, Projectile, Cold
Level: (1-20)
Cost: (5-21) Mana
Cast Time: 0.65 sec
Critical Strike Chance: 6.00%
Effectiveness of Added Damage: 200%
Projectile Speed: 1800
An icy projectile which has a chance to freeze enemies it passes through. The projectile fades quickly, reducing damage and freezing chance until it dissipates.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent2% increased Projectile SpeedProjectiles gain Damage over time, dealing up to 3% more Damage by the time they dissipate
Deals 99% of Damage
Cannot Pierce Enemies
Deals (8-888) to (12-1332) Cold Damage
Projectiles Pierce all Targets
Projectiles lose Damage over time, dealing up to 50% less Damage by the time they dissipate
Projectiles have 25% chance to Freeze, which is lost over the first quarter of their flight
(0-19)% increased Projectile Speed
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Freezing Pulse skill icon.png
and Spectral ThrowSpectral ThrowAttack, Projectile
Level: (1-20)
Cost: (7-9) Mana
Attack Speed: 110% of base
Projectile Speed: 1000
Throws a spectral copy of your melee weapon. It flies out and then returns to you, in a spinning attack that damages enemies in its path.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent0.5% increased Attack Speed1% increased Projectile Speed0.5% reduced Projectile Speed
Fires an additional Projectile
Deals (80-100)% of Base Attack DamagePlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Spectral Throw skill icon.png
. A projectile can only fork once. The two projectiles created by forking cannot themselves fork. See Forking for more information.

Fork skill screenshot.jpg

Gem level progression

LevelRequired LevelRequired DexterityProjectile
Exp.Total Exp.
1315210% less00
234579% less285815285815
336608% less252595538410
438637% less314394852804
540666% less3887341241538
642695% less4774371718975
744724% less5837862302761
846753% less7103593013120
948782% less13555114368631
1050811% less11388775507508
1254871% more16383388514079
1356902% more195664810470727
1458933% more365518414125911
1560964% more301732717143238
1662995% more772012624863364
17641026% more1505845539921819
18661057% more2596421865886037
19681088% more62460771128346808
20701119% more211508743339855551
217211410% moreN/AN/A
2274N/A11% moreN/AN/A
2376N/A12% moreN/AN/A
2478N/A13% moreN/AN/A
2580N/A14% moreN/AN/A
2682N/A15% moreN/AN/A
2784N/A16% moreN/AN/A
2886N/A17% moreN/AN/A
2988N/A18% moreN/AN/A
3090N/A19% moreN/AN/A
3191N/A19% moreN/AN/A
3292N/A20% moreN/AN/A
3393N/A20% moreN/AN/A
3494N/A21% moreN/AN/A
3595N/A21% moreN/AN/A
3696N/A22% moreN/AN/A
3797N/A22% moreN/AN/A
3898N/A23% moreN/AN/A
3999N/A23% moreN/AN/A
40100N/A24% moreN/AN/A

Item acquisition

Upgrade paths

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

9Gift of the Gemling QueenGift of the Gemling Queen9Level 20 Support GemOur Lady Dialla,
as a symbol of our progress,
shines greater than all the gems.
random level 20 Support gemAutomatic
7Dialla's SubjugationDialla's Subjugation7Superior Support Gem
Quality: +23%
A symbol of beauty and innocence
The gems corrupted her mind
Malachai corrupted her gems
All but a glimmer of
greatness lost in madness
random corrupted superior Support 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 ↓
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3

Vendor reward

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

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth

Version history

Version Changes
  • Now has a 140% Cost and Reservation Multiplier (previously 130%).
  • Now causes supported skills to deal 10% less damage at gem level 1 (from 30%), up to 9% more damage at gem level 20 (from 11% less).
  • The mana multiplier has been reduced from 125% to 115%.
  • Fork has been moved from level 15 to level 12.
  • Damage penalty changed to -30% from -20%.
  • Fork has been added to the game.