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Withered
Debuff
Withered status icon.png
You are taking increased Chaos Damage.

Withered is a debuff which applies a 6% increased chaos damage taken on the affected target, stacking up to 15 times.

Sources

Active skill gems

Skill gemStr.Dex.Int.Lvl.
Withering StepWithering StepTravel, AoE, Chaos, Movement, Blink, Spell, Duration
Level: (1-20)
Cost: (8-23) Mana
Cooldown Time: 3.00 sec
Can Store 1 Use(s)
Cast Time: Instant
Requires Level 10Removes any existing Elusive buff before applying both Elusive and a buff that grants Phasing. While you have this buff, monsters that enter an area around you will be Withered. Using a skill or losing the Elusive buff ends this skill's effects. Shares a cooldown with other Blink skills.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent0.5% increased Effect of Elusive from this SkillInflicts 0.1 Withered Debuffs the first time each Enemy enters the Area1% chance not to remove Buff on Skill useInflicts (4-6) Withered Debuffs the first time each Enemy enters the Area
Withered lasts 3 seconds
Buff grants Phasing
This Skill's Cooldown does not recover during its effect
Removes existing Elusive before granting a new Elusive Buff when used
(0-38)% increased Effect of Elusive from this Skill
+(0-6) to radius
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Withering Step skill icon.png
N/Ayesyes10
WitherWitherSpell, AoE, Duration, Chaos, Channelling
Level: (1-20)
Cost: (3-9) Mana
Cast Time: 0.28 sec
Requires Level 10Casts a debilitating debuff on enemies in an area, hindering their movement and also inflicts the Withered debuff, which increases the Chaos Damage they take and can stack up to 15 times.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent1% increased Skill Effect DurationHindered Enemies deal 0.2% reduced Chaos Damage5% chance to apply an additional Withered Debuff if you Cast this Spell yourself(30-36)% reduced Movement Speed
6% increased Chaos Damage taken
Base duration is 0.5 seconds
Withered lasts 2 seconds
(0-19)% increased Area of Effect
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Wither skill icon.png
N/AN/Ayes10

Support skill gems

Skill gemStr.Dex.Int.Lvl.
Withering Touch SupportWithering Touch SupportChaos, Physical, Attack, Support, Duration
Icon: w
Level: (1-20)
Cost & Reservation Multiplier: 140%
Requires Level 38Supports attack skills.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3DivergentSupported Skills deal 0.5% increased Chaos DamageSupported Skills have 1% increased Skill Effect DurationSupported Skills have a 1% Chance to apply an additional stack of Wither​Withered lasts 2 seconds
Supported Skills have 25% chance to inflict Withered on Hit
Supported Skills gain (10-29)% of Physical Damage as Extra Chaos Damage
This 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.
N/AyesN/A38

Unique items

The table below lists unique items that are related to Withered:

ItemBase ItemLvl.Stats
Spreading RotSpreading Rot
Cobalt Jewel
Limited to: 2
Radius: Medium
(7-13)% increased Chaos Damage
With at least 40 Intelligence in Radius, Blight inflicts Withered for 2 seconds
With at least 40 Intelligence in Radius, Blight has 50% increased Hinder Duration
The Cataclysm was but the first act in a play of horrors.
The dead lingered, and the living began to rot.
Place into an allocated Jewel Socket on the Passive Skill Tree. Right click to remove from the Socket.
Cobalt Jewel1(7-13)% increased Chaos Damage
With at least 40 Intelligence in Radius, Blight inflicts Withered for 2 seconds
With at least 40 Intelligence in Radius, Blight has 50% increased Hinder Duration
Abhorrent InterrogationAbhorrent Interrogation
Ambush Mitts
Quality: +20%
Evasion: (178-218)
Energy Shield: (35-43)
Requires Level 45, 35 Dex, 35 Int(100-150)% increased Evasion and Energy Shield
(5-7)% increased Attack and Cast Speed
(20-25)% chance to inflict Withered for 2 seconds on Hit
Enemies take 4% increased Elemental Damage from your Hits for
each Withered you have inflicted on them
Your Hits cannot Penetrate or ignore Elemental Resistances
"We have methods of interrogation the Inquisitors only dream of."
- Marcus, Brotherhood Liaison
Ambush Mitts45(100-150)% increased Evasion and Energy Shield
(5-7)% increased Attack and Cast Speed
(20-25)% chance to inflict Withered for 2 seconds on Hit
Enemies take 4% increased Elemental Damage from your Hits for
each Withered you have inflicted on them
Your Hits cannot Penetrate or ignore Elemental Resistances
Replica Innsbury EdgeReplica Innsbury Edge
Elder Sword
One Handed Sword
Quality: +20%
Physical Damage: (79.2-93.6) to (145.2-171.6)
Critical Strike Chance: 5.00%
Attacks per Second: 1.30
Weapon Range: 11
Requires Level 47, 81 Str, 81 Dex+330 to Accuracy Rating(100-140)% increased Physical Damage
0.2% of Chaos Damage Leeched as Life
50% of Physical Damage Converted to Chaos Damage
10% of Physical Damage from Hits taken as Chaos Damage
Inflict Withered for 2 seconds on Hit with this Weapon
Insanity (Hidden)
"The night-gaunts, they fly, soaring about in darkness beyond the ken of mankind.
I hear the silent whispers of their wings as they descend, for me, for me..."
- Researcher Arn
Elder Sword47+330 to Accuracy Rating(100-140)% increased Physical Damage
0.2% of Chaos Damage Leeched as Life
50% of Physical Damage Converted to Chaos Damage
10% of Physical Damage from Hits taken as Chaos Damage
Inflict Withered for 2 seconds on Hit with this Weapon
Insanity (Hidden)
The Iron MassThe Iron Mass
Gladius
One Handed Sword
Quality: +20%
Physical Damage: (140.4-159.3) to (202.8-230.1)
Critical Strike Chance: 5.00%
Attacks per Second: (1.48-1.53)
Weapon Range: 11
Requires Level 60, 113 Str, 113 Dex40% increased Global Accuracy Rating(140-175)% increased Physical Damage
(14-18)% increased Attack Speed
Unholy Might
(20-25)% chance to inflict Withered for 2 seconds on Hit with this Weapon
Summoned Skeleton Warriors wield a copy of this Weapon while in your Main Hand
Summoned Skeleton Warriors deal Triple Damage with this
Weapon if you've Hit with this Weapon Recently
Lead by example.
Gladius6040% increased Global Accuracy Rating(140-175)% increased Physical Damage
(14-18)% increased Attack Speed
Unholy Might
(20-25)% chance to inflict Withered for 2 seconds on Hit with this Weapon
Summoned Skeleton Warriors wield a copy of this Weapon while in your Main Hand
Summoned Skeleton Warriors deal Triple Damage with this
Weapon if you've Hit with this Weapon Recently

Helmet and belt enchantments

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.Stats
Enchantment Caustic Arrow Wither On Hit 166Caustic Arrow has 14% chance to inflict Withered on Hit for 2 seconds base Duration
Enchantment Caustic Arrow Wither On Hit 275Caustic Arrow has 20% chance to inflict Withered on Hit for 2 seconds base Duration
Enchantment Withering Step Wither Stacks166Withering Step inflicts 2 additional Withered Debuffs
Enchantment Withering Step Wither Stacks 275Withering Step inflicts 3 additional Withered Debuffs
Enchantment Venom Gyre Withering On Hit Chance 166Venom Gyre has a 12% chance to inflict Withered for 2 seconds on Hit
Enchantment Venom Gyre Withering On Hit Chance 275Venom Gyre has a 20% chance to inflict Withered for 2 seconds on Hit
EnchantmentWither_83Enemies Withered by you have -6% to all Resistances

Ascendancy passive skills

Ascendancy
Class
NameStats
Occultist
Occultist avatar.png
Withering Presence
WitheringPresence (Occultist) passive skill icon.png
+60% to Chaos Resistance
15% more Chaos Damage
Every second, inflict Withered on nearby Enemies for 15 seconds
Nearby Hindered Enemies deal 15% reduced Damage over Time [1]

Related passive skills

The following passive skills are related to Withered:

NameStats
Chaos Damage and Withered Expiry Rate
ChaosDamage passive skill icon.png
10% increased Chaos Damage
Withered you Inflict expires 10% slower [1] [2]
Corruption
Corruption passive skill icon.png
25% increased Chaos Damage
20% increased Effect of Withered
0.2% of Chaos Damage Leeched as Energy Shield [1]

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