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Minion Life SupportSupport, Minion
Icon: n
Level: (1-20)
Cost & Reservation Multiplier: 120%
Requires Level 18Supports skills which create Minions.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3DivergentSupported Skills have 0.75% increased Minion maximum LifeMinions Regenerate 0.1% of Life per secondMinions from Supported Skills deal 1% increased Damage while on Full LifeSupported Skills have (30-49)% more Minion maximum LifeThis 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.
Minion Life Support inventory icon.png
Acquisition
Area level: 18
Vendor Prices
Normal1x Orb of Alteration
Vendor Offer
1x Scroll Fragment
Metadata
Item class: Support Skill Gems
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SupportGemMinionLife
For the passive skill, see Minion Life (passive skill).

Minion Life is a support gem. It increases the maximum life of minions summoned by skills linked to this gem.

Gem level progression

LevelRequired LevelRequired IntelligenceMinion
Life
Exp.Total Exp.
1183330%00
2223931%6983369833
3264532%128549198382
4294933%154553352935
5325434%225374578309
6355835%320672898981
7386336%4477181346699
8416737%6153181962017
9447238%8346392796656
10477639%15707604367416
11508140%16339876001403
12538541%21510308152433
13569042%281218910964622
14589343%365518414619806
15609644%301732717637133
16629945%781890525456038
176410246%1525601340712051
186610547%2626055566972606
196810848%62855887129828493
207011149%212002638341831131
217211450%N/AN/A
2274N/A51%N/AN/A
2376N/A52%N/AN/A
2478N/A53%N/AN/A
2580N/A54%N/AN/A
2682N/A55%N/AN/A
2784N/A56%N/AN/A
2886N/A57%N/AN/A
2988N/A58%N/AN/A
3090N/A59%N/AN/A
3191N/A59%N/AN/A
3292N/A60%N/AN/A
3393N/A60%N/AN/A
3494N/A61%N/AN/A
3595N/A61%N/AN/A
3696N/A62%N/AN/A
3797N/A62%N/AN/A
3898N/A63%N/AN/A
3999N/A63%N/AN/A
40100N/A64%N/AN/A

Item acquisition
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Upgrade paths

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

AmountIngredientGeneral
Notes
Type
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%
Corrupted
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
6The SummonerThe Summoner6Superior Minion Gem
Quality: +20%
To own a piece of the Nightmare, you must first belong to the Nightmare.
random superior Minion gem with 20% qualityAutomatic
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

Vendor reward

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

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Sharp and Cruel
Act 2
Yeena
The Root of the Problem
Act 2
Yeena
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Siosa
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth

Mods

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
Eldritch68Minions have (15-18)% increased maximum Life
Socketed Gems are Supported by Level 16 Minion Life
helmet_elder 800
default 0
Eldritch75Minions have (19-22)% increased maximum Life
Socketed Gems are Supported by Level 18 Minion Life
helmet_elder 800
default 0
Eldritch80Minions have (23-25)% increased maximum Life
Socketed Gems are Supported by Level 20 Minion Life
helmet_elder 800
default 0

Version history

Version Changes
3.15.0
  • Now has a 120% Cost and Reservation Multiplier (previously 130%).
3.1.0
  • Minion Life SupportMinion Life SupportSupport, Minion
    Icon: n
    Level: (1-20)
    Cost & Reservation Multiplier: 120%
    Requires Level 18Supports skills which create Minions.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3DivergentSupported Skills have 0.75% increased Minion maximum LifeMinions Regenerate 0.1% of Life per secondMinions from Supported Skills deal 1% increased Damage while on Full LifeSupported Skills have (30-49)% more Minion maximum LifeThis 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.
    now affects Minion Life multiplicatively (it now provides 30% MORE Minion Life rather than 30% increased Minion Life) at level 1 of the gem (up to 49% more life at level 20).
0.10.0
  • Minion Life has been moved from level 15 to level 12.
0.9.12
  • Mana cost reduced from 150% to 140%.
  • Increased life now starts at 30% (rather than 40%).
  • Quality on this gem now provides half the bonus it did before.
0.9.3
  • Minion Life has been added to the game.