Dual Strike
Dual StrikeCritical, Attack, Melee, Strike
Level: (120)
Cost: 5 Mana
Attack Speed: 70% of base
Attack Damage: (125244)% of base
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (125244)%Attacks with both weapons, dealing the damage of both in one strike. Dual wield only. Does not work with wands.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent4Phantasmal1% increased Critical Strike Chance
+0.5% to Critical Strike Multiplier+0.25 to Melee Strike Range5% increased Damage with Hits and Ailments against Enemies that are on Full LifeDeals 0.5% more added damage(50107)% increased Critical Strike Chance
100% more Critical Strike Chance against Enemies that are on Full Life
30% more Damage with Hits and Ailments against Enemies that are on Full LifePlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.Acquisition
Drop level: 5Vendor Offer
1x Scroll FragmentMetadata
Item class: Active Skill Gems
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SkillGemDualStrike
Dual Strike is an attack skill. It attacks an enemy with both weapons with increased critical strike chance, and can only be used while dual wielding. It has more damage and critical strike chance against enemies at full life.
Skill Functions and Interactions
Dual Wielding: Most other melee skills will alternate weapons or only use the main hand while making dual wielding attacks. Dual Strike, Viper StrikeViper StrikeAttack, Duration, Melee, Strike, Chaos
Level: (120)
Cost: 5 Mana
Attack Damage: (90135)% of base
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (90135)%Hits enemies, adding some of your physical damage as chaos damage and inflicting poison which will be affected by modifiers to skill duration. If dual wielding, will strike with both weapons. Requires a claw, dagger or sword.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent4Phantasmal0.5% increased Attack Speed
0.5% increased Poison Duration1% of Physical Damage Converted to Chaos Damage1% increased Chaos Damage0.5% chance to also Poison a nearby Enemy when you inflict Poison60% of Physical Damage Converted to Chaos Damage
60% chance to Poison on Hit
Base duration is 4 seconds
(5169) to (7254) Added Chaos Damage
Each Weapon Hits separately if Dual Wielding, dealing 20% less Damage
30% Less Attack Speed if Dual WieldingPlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket., and CleaveCleaveAttack, AoE, Physical, Melee
Level: (120)
Cost: 6 Mana
Attack Speed: 80% of base
Attack Damage: (125213)% of base
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (125213)%
Radius: 20The character swings their weapon (or both weapons if dual wielding) in an arc, damaging monsters in an area in front of them. Only works with Axes and Swords.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent4Phantasmal0.5% increased Attack Speed+1 Life gained for each Enemy hit by your Attacks2% increased Area of Effect while not Dual Wielding5% chance to Destroy Corpses on KillWhen Dual Wielding, Deals 60% Damage from each Weapon combined
(275) to (3113) Added Attack Physical Damage
+(06) to radiusPlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket. are the only current exceptions. If the player's weapons have different critical strike chance or accuracy values, it is possible to critical or miss with one weapon, but not the other. Hollow Palm Technique does not allow the skill to work while unarmed.
Onhit Effects: Effects that typically occur when you hit an enemy will only apply for this skill once per use.
Gem level progression
Level  Damage Effectiveness  Attack Damage  Critical Strike Chance  Exp.  Total Exp.  

1  1  0  0  125%  125%  50%  0  0 
2  2  0  0  131%  131.3%  53%  70  70 
3  4  0  0  138%  137.5%  56%  308  378 
4  7  14  0  144%  143.8%  59%  1554  1932 
5  11  19  0  150%  150.1%  62%  6667  8599 
6  16  26  18  156%  156.3%  65%  26047  34646 
7  20  31  22  163%  162.6%  68%  49725  84371 
8  24  37  25  169%  168.8%  71%  95714  180085 
9  28  42  29  175%  175.1%  74%  169595  349680 
10  32  47  33  181%  181.4%  77%  283759  633439 
11  36  52  36  188%  187.6%  80%  453996  1087435 
12  40  58  40  194%  193.9%  83%  703128  1790563 
13  44  63  44  200%  200.2%  86%  1061223  2851786 
14  48  68  48  206%  206.4%  89%  2065870  4917656 
15  52  74  51  213%  212.7%  92%  2507110  7424766 
16  56  79  55  219%  218.9%  95%  5798936  13223702 
17  60  84  59  225%  225.2%  98%  15083919  28307621 
18  64  90  62  231%  231.5%  101%  27792735  56100356 
19  67  94  65  238%  237.7%  104%  43869739  99970095 
20  70  98  68  244%  244%  107%  242081556  342051651 
21  72  100  70  250%  250.3%  110%  N/A  N/A 
22  74  N/A  N/A  257%  256.5%  113%  N/A  N/A 
23  76  N/A  N/A  263%  262.8%  116%  N/A  N/A 
24  78  N/A  N/A  269%  269.1%  119%  N/A  N/A 
25  80  N/A  N/A  275%  275.3%  122%  N/A  N/A 
26  82  N/A  N/A  282%  281.6%  125%  N/A  N/A 
27  84  N/A  N/A  288%  287.8%  128%  N/A  N/A 
28  86  N/A  N/A  294%  294.1%  131%  N/A  N/A 
29  88  N/A  N/A  300%  300.4%  134%  N/A  N/A 
30  90  N/A  N/A  307%  306.6%  137%  N/A  N/A 
31  91  N/A  N/A  310%  309.8%  140%  N/A  N/A 
32  92  N/A  N/A  313%  312.9%  143%  N/A  N/A 
33  93  N/A  N/A  316%  316%  146%  N/A  N/A 
34  94  N/A  N/A  319%  319.2%  149%  N/A  N/A 
35  95  N/A  N/A  322%  322.3%  152%  N/A  N/A 
36  96  N/A  N/A  325%  325.4%  155%  N/A  N/A 
37  97  N/A  N/A  329%  328.6%  158%  N/A  N/A 
38  98  N/A  N/A  332%  331.7%  161%  N/A  N/A 
39  99  N/A  N/A  335%  334.8%  164%  N/A  N/A 
40  100  N/A  N/A  338%  337.9%  167%  N/A  N/A 
Item acquisition
Dual Strike can drop anywhere.
Recipes
Dual Strike can be created from the following recipes:
Amount  Part  Description  Meta 

8  Dying AnguishDying Anguish8Level 19 Gem Alternate 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 quality  A 
1  Gemcutter's IncubatorGemcutter's IncubatorStack Size: 10Adds an incubated Quality Gem item to an equippable item Item drops after killing {0} monstersQuality GemRight click this item then left click an item to apply it. The Incubated item drops after killing a specific number of monsters. Shift click to unstack.  Random superior gem  A 
6  The 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 gem  A 
3  Gemcutter's PromiseGemcutter's Promise3Gem Quality: +20%"I swore to use my position to help the people. What good is power when it just accumulates on the alreadypowerful?"  Erasmus, Imperial Gemcutter  Random superior gem with 20% quality  A 
1  The VoidThe Void1Reach into the Void and claim your prize.  Random divination card set exchange  A 
Vendor reward
This item can be bought at the listed NPC vendors, after completing the following quests:
Class →  Witch  Shadow  Ranger  Duelist  Marauder  Templar  Scion 

Quest ↓  
Enemy at the Gate Act 1 Nessa  ✗  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✓  ✗  ✓ 
A Fixture of Fate Act 3 Siosa  ✓  
Fallen from Grace Act 6 Lilly Roth  ✓ 
Threshold jewels
The following threshold jewels augment Dual Strike:
Item  Limit  Radius  Stats 

Might and InfluenceMight and Influence Viridian JewelLimited to: 1 Radius: Medium(1015)% increased Attack Damage With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike Hits Intimidate Enemies for 4 seconds while wielding an Axe With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike has (1015)% increased Attack Speed while wielding a Claw With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike has +(2030)% to Critical Strike Multiplier while wielding a Dagger With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike deals Splash Damage to surrounding targets while wielding a Mace With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike has (2030)% increased Accuracy Rating while wielding a SwordEmperor Chitus could offer you a gift with one hand, and drive a blade into your back with the other. His blend of brutality and charisma cultured a potent mixture of fear and admiration among the masses.Place into an allocated jewel socket on the Passive Skill Tree. Right click to remove from the Socket.  1  Medium  (1015)% increased Attack Damage With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike Hits Intimidate Enemies for 4 seconds while wielding an Axe With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike has (1015)% increased Attack Speed while wielding a Claw With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike has +(2030)% to Critical Strike Multiplier while wielding a Dagger With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike deals Splash Damage to surrounding targets while wielding a Mace With at least 40 Dexterity in Radius, Dual Strike has (2030)% increased Accuracy Rating while wielding a Sword 
Related helmet enchantments
The following helmet enchantments affect Dual Strike.
Name  Stats  Spawn Weighting  

Enchantment Dual Strike Attack Speed 1  66  10% increased Dual Strike Attack Speed  helmet 100 default 0 
Enchantment Dual Strike Attack Speed 2  75  15% increased Dual Strike Attack Speed  helmet 100 default 0 
Enchantment Dual Strike Critical Strike Chance 1  66  60% increased Dual Strike Critical Strike Chance  helmet 100 default 0 
Enchantment Dual Strike Critical Strike Chance 2  75  90% increased Dual Strike Critical Strike Chance  helmet 100 default 0 
Enchantment Dual Strike Damage 1  66  25% increased Dual Strike Damage  helmet 100 default 0 
Enchantment Dual Strike Damage 2  75  40% increased Dual Strike Damage  helmet 100 default 0 
Version history
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