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Reckless Defence
Cobalt Jewel
+(2-4)% Chance to Block Spell Damage
+(2-4)% Chance to Block Attack Damage
Hits have (140-200)% increased Critical Strike Chance against you
There's no motivation for genius
quite like desperation.
Place into an allocated Jewel Socket on the Passive Skill Tree. Right click to remove from the Socket.
Reckless Defence inventory icon.png
Vendor Prices
Unique8x Chaos Orb
Vendor Offer
3x Alchemy Shard
Metadata
Item class: Jewel

Reckless Defence is a unique Cobalt JewelCobalt JewelPlace into an allocated Jewel Socket on the Passive Skill Tree. Right click to remove from the Socket..

Item acquisition
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Upgrade paths

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

AmountIngredientGeneral
Notes
Type
4The Garish PowerThe Garish Power4JewelMaligaro may have valued function over form, but that did not mute his flair for the dramatic.random jewelAutomatic
10The Eye of the DragonThe Eye of the Dragon10Jewel
Corrupted
Some powers are far too great even for the
gods of old.
random corrupted jewelAutomatic
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

Reckless Defence has a legacy variant.

Version Discontinued Modifiers
3.4.0


  • 6% Chance to Block Spell Damage
  • +(2-4)% Chance to Block Attack Damage
  • (7-10)% additional Chance to receive a Critical Strike

See also

  • Replica Reckless DefenceReplica Reckless Defence
    Cobalt Jewel
    +(2-4)% Chance to Block Spell Damage
    +(2-4)% Chance to Block Attack Damage
    +10% chance to be Frozen, Shocked and Ignited
    "Prototype #298 must be contained in a non-conductive glass box at all times."Place into an allocated Jewel Socket on the Passive Skill Tree. Right click to remove from the Socket.

Version history

Version Changes
3.6.0
  • Reckless Defense: Critical Strike mechanic change caused the affix to change: (7-10)% additional Chance to receive a Critical Strike changed to Hits have +(140-200)% additional Critical Stike Chance against you
3.4.0
  • Reckless Defense: Existing versions now have +6% chance to Block Spell Damage. New versions have +2-4%.
2.2.0
  • Introduced to the game.
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