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Mother of the Swarm
Damage Fire
Resistance(s) Elemental
Modifier(s) Soul Eater
Skill(s) Detonate Dead

Motherof the Swarm is a unique Carrion Queen which can appear as an Invasion Boss.


  • Spawns Carrion Minions
  • Soul Eater
  • Detonate DeadDetonate DeadSpell, AoE, Fire
    Level: (1-20)
    Cost: (5-20) Mana
    Cast Time: 0.60 sec
    Critical Strike Chance: 6.00%
    Effectiveness of Added Damage: 160%
    Radius: 22
    Targets a corpse, and deals spell damage to enemies around the corpse, as well as causing the corpse to explode, dealing fire damage. The explosion is not affected by modifiers to spell damage and cannot be reflected.Per 1% Quality:1Superior0.5% increased Cast SpeedExplosion deals base Fire Damage equal to 6% of the corpse's Maximum Life
    Deals (15-798) to (22-1197) Fire Damage
    +(0-4) to radius
    Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Detonate Dead skill icon.png
  • Added Fire Damage
  • Resists Elemental Damage
  • Resists Chaos