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Great Old One's Ward
Corrugated Buckler
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 27%
Evasion: 226
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 46, 112 Dex3% increased Movement Speed(8-12)% Chance to Block Spell Damage
Adds (8-12) to (15-20) Physical Damage to Attacks
(6-10)% increased Attack Speed
+(50-70) to maximum Life
The horrors we've encountered are nothing
compared to the horrors we haven't.
Great Old One's Ward inventory icon.png
Vendor Prices
Unique5x Chaos Orb
Vendor Offer
4x Alchemy Shard
9x Alteration Shard
Metadata
Item class: Shields

Great Old One's Ward is a unique Corrugated BucklerCorrugated BucklerChance to Block: 27%
Evasion: 189
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 46, 112 Dex3% increased Movement Speed
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Item acquisition
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Upgrade paths

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

AmountIngredientGeneral
Notes
Type
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted shieldAutomatic
7PrejudicePrejudice7Item
Influenced Item
One who is blinded by their past may
only see a sliver of the present.
random influenced itemAutomatic
8Arrogance of the VaalArrogance of the Vaal8Item
Two-Implicit
Corrupted
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
1Singular IncubatorSingular IncubatorAdds an incubated Unique item to an equippable item
Item drops after killing # monsters
Unique ItemRight click this item then left click an item to apply it. The Incubated item drops after killing a specific number of monsters.
random itemAutomatic
1The VoidThe Void1Reach into the Void and claim your prize.random divination card set exchangeAutomatic

Legacy variants

Great Old One's Ward has a legacy variant.

Version Discontinued Modifiers
3.0.0


3% increased Movement Speed
Adds (8-12) to (15-20) Physical Damage to Attacks
(6-10)% increased Attack Speed
+(50-70) to maximum Life
(8-12)% Chance to Block Spells

Supporter Attribution

Great Old One's Ward was created by supporter Dongaldo.

He also created Great Old One's TentaclesGreat Old One's Tentacles
Eelskin Gloves
Quality: +20%
Evasion: 150
Requires Level 38, 56 DexAdds (8-12) to (15-20) Physical Damage to Attacks
+(50-70) to maximum Life
(10-20)% chance to Impale Enemies on Hit with Attacks
50% chance for Impales on Enemies you Kill to Reflect Damage to surrounding Enemies
Under its influence, shards of metal take on a life of their own, wriggling into flesh, burrowing into organs, and exploding outwards in search of other victims.
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Version history

Version Changes
3.0.0

The following changes CANNOT be obtained by rerolling the item's mods with a Blessed OrbBlessed OrbStack Size: 20Randomises the numeric values of the implicit modifiers of an itemRight click this item then left click another item to apply it.
Shift click to unstack.
and will only appear on new versions of these items:

  • Dexterity-based shields now have an implicit that grants increased Movement Speed.
1.3.0
  • Introduced to the game.

References

  1. Dongaldo1 (June 11, 2020). "Great Old One's Tentacles - Incoming for Harvest". Path of Exile Subreddit. Retrieved June 11, 2020.
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