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Kaom's Heart
Glorious Plate
Quality: +20%
Armour: 931
Requires Level 68, 191 StrHas no Sockets
(20-40)% increased Fire Damage
+500 to maximum Life
The warrior who
fears will fall.
Kaom's Heart inventory icon.png
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Unique8x Chaos Orb
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8x Alchemy Shard
6x Alteration Shard
Metadata
Item class: Body Armours

Kaom's Heart is a unique Glorious PlateGlorious PlateArmour: 776Requires Level 68, 191 Str. It is named after King Kaom of Karui.

Modifiers

Kaom's Heart provides a significant boost to base life and increased fire damage, but it cannot have sockets.

Item acquisition
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Upgrade paths

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

AmountIngredientGeneral
Notes
Type
8The King's HeartThe King's Heart8Kaom's Heart500 times Kaom's axe fell, 500 times Kaom's Heart splintered. Finally, all that remained was a terrible, heartless Fury.Kaom's HeartManual
8Pride Before the FallPride Before the Fall8Kaom's Heart
Corrupted
As Kaom slew the last of his kin,
something deep inside him broke.
And through the cracks, corruption,
pure and black, spread forth.
corrupted Kaom's HeartManual
4The BodyThe Body4Body ArmourThey say it is the head that leads, but all must flow through the body at some point.random body armourAutomatic
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

Apart from regular drop, it can also be obtained from Kaom's Cache by random. The unique strongbox drop one random Kaom related unique item.

Legacy variants

Kaom's Heart has a legacy variant.

Be forewarned that using a Divine OrbDivine OrbStack Size: 10Randomises the numeric values of the random modifiers on an itemRight click this item then left click a magic, rare or unique item to apply it.
Shift click to unstack.
on a legacy Kaom's Heart will update the maximum Life modifier to the current, lower value. The increased Fire Damage modifier will not be added.

Version Discontinued Modifiers
1.0.0


  • Has no Sockets
  • +1000 to maximum Life
  • (20 to 40)% increased Fire Damage

Alternate artwork

Kaom's Heart Relic inventory icon.png Relic version from the Legacy leagues.

Note that the Relic also use the legacy mod value as mention above. Do not attempt to divine the item unless you know what you are doing.

Gallery

Related items

  • Kaom's PrimacyKaom's Primacy
    Karui Chopper
    Two Handed Axe
    Quality: +20%
    Physical Damage: (266.2-314.6) to (415.8-491.4)
    Critical Strike Chance: 5.00%
    Attacks per Second: 1.05
    Weapon Range: 13
    Requires Level 58, 151 Str, 43 Dex(100-140)% increased Physical Damage
    +20 Life gained on Kill
    +(150-250) to Accuracy Rating
    Culling Strike
    Gain 1 Rage on Critical Hit with attacks, no more than once every 0.5 seconds
    Gain 1% of Physical Damage as Extra Fire Damage per 1 Rage
    One by one, Kaom slaughtered the weakest tribe
    leaders until the others leapt to join his cause.
  • Kaom's RootsKaom's Roots
    Titan Greaves
    Quality: +20%
    Armour: 289
    Requires Level 68, 120 StrHas no Sockets
    Cannot be Knocked Back
    +(150-200) to maximum Life
    Action Speed cannot be modified to below base value
    Unwavering Stance
    Don't flinch. It's a waste of good hitting time.
  • Kaom's SignKaom's Sign
    Coral Ring
    +(20-30) to maximum Life+(10-20) to Strength
    +(2-4) Life gained for each Enemy hit by your Attacks
    +1 to Maximum Endurance Charges
    A token from the sea
    A sign for Kaom
    to lead his Karui to Wraeclast.
  • Kaom's WayKaom's Way
    Coral Ring
    Requires Level 32+(20-30) to maximum Life+(10-20) to Strength
    Regenerate 0.4% of Life per second per Endurance Charge
    +(2-4) Life gained for each Enemy hit by your Attacks
    +1 to Maximum Endurance Charges
    Kaom guided his Karui across the sea
    and spilled their blood on foreign soil
  • Replica Kaom's HeartReplica Kaom's Heart
    Glorious Plate
    Quality: +20%
    Armour: 931
    Requires Level 68, 191 StrHas no Sockets
    (30-40)% increased Lightning Damage
    +500 to maximum Mana
    "Useless for our purposes, but perhaps we can sell Prototype #5
    to an archmage to fund other experiments."

Version history

Version Changes
1.0.0g
  • Can now drop outside of maps.
1.0.0
  • Some of the rarest Unique items can now only drop from end-game Maps.
  • (Not in patch note) Kaom's Heart was required item level 78 to drop.[1]
  • Increased Life has been reduced to 500. Increased Fire Damage has been added
0.11.0
  • These items will not drop in the Anarchy or Onslaught leagues: Prismatic Ring, Onyx Amulet, Thief's Torment, Lori's Lantern, Astramentis, Carnage Heart, Eye of Chayula and Kaom's Heart.
0.10.0
  • As part of the process of entering Open Beta, we have wiped all characters and reverted them to level 1 so that their names are retained. All items have been destroyed apart from the Unique prize item "Demigod's PresenceDemigod's Presence
    Gold Amulet
    Requires Level 8(12-20)% increased Rarity of Items found+20% to all Elemental Resistances
    20% increased Character Size
    The maidens of court swoon to see
    the challengers crushed at your feet.
    " and Kiwi pets.
  • Unique items have been rebalanced (mostly up) in power. We've also changed defensive values on low uniques to generally just be a static bonus, rather than a large percentage that only affects that item.
0.9.6
  • Introduced to the game.

References

  1. Chris (November 6, 2013). "1.0.0f Patch and Data about League Distributions and Map-only Uniques". Path of Exile forums. Retrieved December 8, 2020.
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