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RiposteTrigger, Attack, Melee, Strike, Physical
Level: (1-20)
Cooldown Time: 0.80 sec
Can Store 1 Use(s)
Attack Damage: (160-230)% of base
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (160-230)%
Perform a deadly counter-attack when you block. Uses both weapons while you're dual wielding.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent1% increased Damage1% increased Cooldown Recovery Rate1% chance to gain Onslaught for 4 seconds on HitDeals (160-230)% of Base Attack Damage
Trigger this Skill when you Block
(2-56) to (3-85) Added Attack Physical Damage
You cannot use this Attack directly
+(0-2) to Melee Strike Range
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Riposte skill icon.pngRiposte inventory icon.png
Acquisition
Area level: 5
Vendor Prices
Normal1x Scroll of Wisdom
Vendor Offer
1x Scroll Fragment
Metadata
Item class: Active Skill Gems
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SkillGemRiposte

Riposte skill screenshot.jpg


Riposte is a counter-attack that automatically triggers when you block. It uses both weapons while dual wielding. It cannot be used directly.

Skill functions and interactions

  • LycosidaeLycosidae
    Rawhide Tower Shield
    Quality: +20%
    Chance to Block: (29%-31%)
    Armour: (207-255)
    Movement Speed: -3%
    Requires Level 11, 33 Str+(10-20) to maximum Life+(120-160) to Armour
    +(30-40) to maximum Life
    Your hits can't be Evaded
    +(3-5)% Chance to Block
    Adds 250 to 300 Cold Damage to Counterattacks
    A true predator does not chase; It waits.
    adds cold damage to counter-attacks.

Gem level progression

LevelRequired LevelRequired DexterityDamage
Effectiveness
Attack
Damage
Physical DamageRangeExp.Total Exp.
1416160%160%2 to 3N/A00
2620164%163.7%3 to 4N/A841841
3927167%167.4%3 to 5N/A30993940
41233171%171.1%4 to 6N/A743311373
51641175%174.7%5 to 8N/A2289534268
62050178%178.4%7 to 10N/A4972583993
72458182%182.1%8 to 12195714179707
82867186%185.8%10 to 151169595349302
93275189%189.5%12 to 181283759633061
103683193%193.2%15 to 2214539961087057
114092197%196.8%18 to 2617031281790185
1244100201%200.5%21 to 31110612232851408
1348109204%204.2%25 to 37120658704917278
1452117208%207.9%29 to 43225071107424388
1555123212%211.6%32 to 49225737319998119
1658130215%215.3%36 to 542761135117609470
1761136219%218.9%41 to 6121343790831047378
1864142223%222.6%45 to 6822505214756099525
1967148226%226.3%51 to 7624386943699968961
2070155230%230%56 to 852242081178342050139
2172159234%233.7%60 to 913N/AN/A
2274N/A237%237.4%65 to 973N/AN/A
2376N/A241%241.1%70 to 1043N/AN/A
2478N/A245%244.7%75 to 1123N/AN/A
2580N/A248%248.4%80 to 1203N/AN/A
2682N/A252%252.1%85 to 1283N/AN/A
2784N/A256%255.8%91 to 1373N/AN/A
2886N/A259%259.5%98 to 1474N/AN/A
2988N/A263%263.2%105 to 1574N/AN/A
3090N/A267%266.8%112 to 1684N/AN/A
3191N/A269%268.7%115 to 1734N/AN/A
3292N/A271%270.5%119 to 1794N/AN/A
3393N/A272%272.4%123 to 1854N/AN/A
3494N/A274%274.2%127 to 1914N/AN/A
3595N/A276%276.1%132 to 1975N/AN/A
3696N/A278%277.9%136 to 2045N/AN/A
3797N/A280%279.7%140 to 2115N/AN/A
3898N/A282%281.6%145 to 2185N/AN/A
3999N/A283%283.4%150 to 2255N/AN/A
40100N/A285%285.3%155 to 2325N/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
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
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

Quest reward

This item is given as a quest reward for the following quests:

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Breaking Some Eggs
Act 1

Vendor reward

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

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Breaking Some Eggs
Act 1
Nessa
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Siosa
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth

Related helmet enchantments

The following helmet enchantments affect Riposte.

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
Enchantment Riposte Cooldown Speed 166Riposte has 20% increased Cooldown Recovery Ratehelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Riposte Cooldown Speed 275Riposte has 30% increased Cooldown Recovery Ratehelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Riposte Damage 16625% increased Riposte Damagehelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Riposte Damage 27540% increased Riposte Damagehelmet 100
default 0

Version history

Version Changes
3.11.0
  • Fixed a bug where Riposte would place a mace effect if it was triggered while unarmed. You may hit like a hammer, but that does not actually make your arm a hammer.
3.7.0
  • Now deals base damage equal to, and has an added damage effectiveness of, 135% at gem level 1 (from 100%), up to 186% at gem level 20 (from 138%).
  • Now adds 6 to 10 physical damage to attacks at gem level 1, up to 169 to 254 at gem level 20.
3.4.0
  • Now gain additional melee weapon range every 7 levels, up to +2 at level 20 (and +3 at level 21)
2.1.1b
  • Fixed a bug with Riposte which caused the player to perform the default attack animation when triggered, interrupting movement and other skills such as Vaal Cyclone.
1.3.0k
  • Fixed a bug where Riposte did not function correctly when supported by Melee Splash.
1.3.0c
  • Fixed various bugs with the to-hit checks of Riposte, ReckoningReckoningTrigger, Attack, AoE, Physical, Melee
    Level: (1-20)
    Cooldown Time: 0.40 sec
    Can Store 1 Use(s)
    Attack Damage: (115-175)% of base
    Effectiveness of Added Damage: (115-175)%
    Perform a swift counter-attack against enemies in a cone shape when you block with your shield.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent4Phantasmal0.5% increased Area of Effect2% chance to Debilitate Enemies for 1 second on Hit1% increased Cooldown Recovery Rate1% increased DamageDeals (115-175)% of Base Attack Damage
    Trigger this Skill when you Block
    (2-56) to (3-85) Added Attack Physical Damage
    You cannot use this Attack directly
    Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Reckoning skill icon.png
    and VengeanceVengeanceTrigger, Attack, AoE, Physical, Melee
    Level: (1-20)
    Cooldown Time: 1.20 sec
    Can Store 1 Use(s)
    Attack Damage: (170-255)% of base
    Effectiveness of Added Damage: (170-255)%
    Requires Level 24Chance to perform a swift counter-attack against all enemies around you when you are hit. Weapon range increases the area of this attack. Requires a Melee Weapon.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent4Phantasmal0.5% chance to Trigger this Skill when Hit1% increased Cooldown Recovery Rate1% increased Damage2% chance to gain 1 Rage on HitDeals (170-255)% of Base Attack Damage
    30% chance to Trigger this Skill when Hit
    (8-56) to (12-85) Added Attack Physical Damage
    You cannot use this Attack directly
    Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
    Vengeance skill icon.png
    .
  • Fixed a bug where Riposte could only be used while dual wielding.
1.3.0
  • Riposte has been added to the game.