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Shrine of Empowerment
Upgrades toSanctum of Unity
ArchitectQuipolatl, Architect of the Nexus
Increases the speed of monsters throughout the Temple.
Upgrades one random adjacent and connected room by one Tier.
10% increased Monster Cast Speed
10% increased Monster Attack Speed
EmpoweringRoom incursion room icon.png
Energies bloom within the gloom.

Shrine of Empowerment is a tier 1 incursion room. It upgrades to Sanctum of Unity and then Temple Nexus.

Version history

Version Changes
  • Clarified that the Shrine of Empowerment room and the Sanctum of Unity room in the Temple of Atzoatl require adjacent rooms to be connected in order for them to be upgraded. This is purely a description change.
  • The Shrine of Empowerment room in the Temple of Atzoatl now randomly empowers one connected room that is tier 2 or below and upgrades it by one tier.
  • The Shrine of Empowerment now also grants monsters in the present-day temple increased attack and cast speed modifiers, in line with similar map modifiers, including the benefits to item rarity, quantity and monster pack size that those modifiers come with.
  • Introduced to the game as core mechanics.
  • Introduced to the game as league mechanics.