Ball Lightning PoE Build, Support Gems

Ball Lightning Ball Lightning is a spell that creates a moving ball dealing lightning damage.

Ball Lightning

PoE Ball Lightning Build

1. Character: 100 Saboteur

Life: 1144 Strength: 98
Energy Shield: 10832 Dexterity: 108
Mana: 1403 Intelligence: 381
Evasion Rating: 1194 Charges: E: 3 / F: 3 / P: 3
Armour: 485

2. Main Skills Build

Main skill: Ball Lightning Ball Lightning. AVERAGE HIT: 63k.

Damage types:

  • Lightning: 97%
  • Chaos: 2%
  • Fire: 1%

Ball Lightning Support Gems:

  • Trap and Mine Damage Trap and Mine Damage Support(Green): 84%
  • Slower Projectiles Slower Projectiles Support(Green): 81%
  • Minefield Minefield Support(Blue): 64%
  • High-Impact Mine Support(Blue): 60%
  • Blastchain Mine Support(Blue): 49%
  • Awakened Added Lightning Damage Added Lightning Damage Support(Blue): 48%
  • Awakened Elemental Focus Elemental Focus Support(Blue): 40%
  • Awakened Lightning Penetration Lightning Penetration Support(Blue): 22%
  • Inspiration Support(Red): 22%
  • Swift Assembly Support(Green): 10%
  • Elemental Focus Elemental Focus Support(Blue): 9%
  • Charged Mines Support(Blue): 6%
  • Combustion Combustion Support(Blue): 4%
  • Lesser Multiple Projectiles Lesser Multiple Projectiles Support(Green): 3%

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3. Skill Gems Build

These are the support skill gems for it:

Body Armour: Ball Lightning Ball Lightning (Blue) (21 / 23), Trap and Mine Damage Trap and Mine Damage Support (Green) (21 / 20), High-Impact Mine Support (Blue) (21 / 20), Awakened Lightning Penetration Lightning Penetration Support (Blue) (5 / 20), Slower Projectiles Slower Projectiles Support (Green) (21 / 20), Swift Assembly Support (Green) (20 / 20),

Helmet: Flame Dash Flame Dash (Blue) (20 / 20), Arcane Surge Arcane Surge Support (Blue) (5), Second Wind Support (Green) (20 / 20), Faster Casting Faster Casting Support (Blue) (20 / 20),

Boots: Enfeeble Enfeeble (Blue) (20 / 20), Summon Skitterbots (Blue) (20 / 20), Enlighten Enlighten Support (Blue) (3), Blasphemy Blasphemy Support (Blue) (20 / 23),

Gloves: Immortal Call Immortal Call (Red) (3), Cast when Damage Taken Cast when Damage Taken Support (Red) (3), Portal Portal (White) (1 / 20), Summon Chaos Golem Summon Chaos Golem (Blue) (20 / 20),

Weapon: Precision Precision (Green) (1), Blood Magic Blood Magic Support (Red) (18), Clarity Clarity (Blue) (5),

Offhand: Vaal Discipline Vaal Discipline (Blue) (21), Zealotry Zealotry (Blue) (21), Wrath Wrath (Blue) (21),

4. Passive Skill Build

Ball Lightning Build

Keystones / Ascendency:

  • Pyromaniac: 100%
  • Bomb Specialist: 100%
  • Explosives Expert: 94%
  • Born in the Shadows: 91%
  • Pain Attunement: 87%
  • Zealot’s Oath: 84%
  • Ghost Reaver: 33%
  • Demolitions Specialist: 15%
  • Acrobatics: 12%
  • Phase Acrobatics: 12%
  • Chaos Inoculation: 7%
  • Avatar of Fire: 7%
  • Mind Over Matter: 3%
  • Wicked Ward: 3%

5. Equipment Build

Body Armour: Shavronne’s Wrappings Shavronne’s Wrappings Occultist’s Vestment

Weapon: Maelström Bite Serpent Wand

Offhand Weapon: Prism Guardian Prism Guardian Archon Kite Shield

Helmet: Blood Cowl Hubris Circlet

Gloves: Machina Mitts Murder Mitts

Boots: Brood Tread Sorcerer Boots

Belt: Fate Shackle Crystal Belt

Amulet: Presence of Chayula Presence of Chayula Onyx Amulet

Ring: Hate Finger Moonstone Ring, Sorrow Turn Moonstone Ring

Ball Lightning Gem Level Progression

Level Required
Level
Required
Intelligence
Mana
Cost
Deals
x to y
Lightning Damage
Experience
needed to
level up
Total
Experience
needed
1 28 67 13 3 to 48 0 0
2 31 73 14 3 to 58 199,345 199,345
3 34 79 15 4 to 68 285,815 485,160
4 37 85 16 4 to 81 401,344 886,504
5 40 92 16 5 to 95 554,379 1,440,883
6 42 96 17 6 to 106 477,437 1,918,320
7 44 100 18 6 to 118 583,786 2,502,106
8 46 104 18 7 to 131 710,359 3,212,465
9 48 109 19 8 to 146 1,355,511 4,567,976
10 50 113 19 8 to 161 1,138,877 5,706,853
11 52 117 20 9 to 178 1,368,233 7,075,086
12 54 121 20 10 to 197 1,638,338 8,713,424
13 56 125 21 11 to 218 1,956,648 10,670,072
14 58 130 21 13 to 240 3,655,184 14,325,256
15 60 134 22 14 to 265 3,017,327 17,342,583
16 62 138 22 15 to 292 7,759,995 25,102,578
17 64 142 23 17 to 321 15,138,193 40,240,771
18 66 146 24 19 to 353 26,083,825 66,324,596
19 68 151 24 20 to 388 62,620,247 128,944,843
20 70 155 25 22 to 426 211,708,088 340,652,931
21 72 159 25 25 to 467 N/A N/A

Ball Lightning Quality

Per 1% Quality: 1% increased Lightning Damage. A Gemcutter’s Prism Gemcutter’s Prism (often abbreviated GCP) is a currency item that can be used to improve the quality of a gem. Each Gemcutter’s Prism Gemcutter’s Prism will always raise the quality by 1%. The maximum quality is 20%.

PoE Ball Lightning Gem Farming

1. Direct purchase from vendor

  • Siosa(The Library, Act 3) sells Ball Lightning Ball Lightning for an Orb of Chance Orb of Chance.
  • Lilly Roth(Lioneye’s Watch, Act 6) sells Ball Lightning Ball Lightning for an Orb of Chance Orb of Chance as well.

2. Gem Divination Cards

Amount Divination Card Result Drop Areas
6 The Fox random level 20 gem The Western Forest (Act 2) • The Riverways (Act 6) • The Vaal City • The Crossroads (Act 7) • The Fellshrine Ruins (Act 7) • Barrows Map • Castle Ruins Map • Sunken City Map
13 The Cataclysm random corrupted level 21 Spell gem Strange Sinkhole • Concealed Cavity • Sunken Shingle • Clouded Ridge • Forgotten Oubliette • Remote Gulch • Cremated Archives • Narrow Ravine• Mystical Clearing • Covered-up Hollow • Hidden Patch • Entombed Alcove • Secret Laboratory • Secluded Copse • Forbidden Chamber • Quarantined Quarters • Inner Grounds • Sealed Corridors • Restricted Gallery • Disused Furnace • Blind Alley • Entombed Chamber • Sacred Chambers • Stagnant Canal • Walled-off Ducts • Neglected Cellar • Arcane Chambers • Forgotten Conduit • Ancient Catacomb • Haunted Mineshaft• Abandoned Dam • Desolate Track • Reclaimed Barracks • Sealed Basement • Secluded Canal • Forbidden Archives • Cremated Archives • Twisted Inquisitorium • Deathly Chambers • Restricted Collection • Side Chapel • Radiant Pools • Clouded Ledge • Flooded Complex • Forbidden Shrine • Sealed Repository • Evacuated Quarter • Concealed Caldarium • Moonlit Chambers • Shifting Sands • Forgotten Gulch • Desolate Isle • Dusty Bluff
3 Gemcutter’s Promise random superior gem (Q20) The Ebony Barracks • The Lunaris Concourse • Colonnade Map • Promenade Map

3. Buy level 21 Ball Lightning Gem from Other Players

You can exchange 2 Exalted Orbs for a level 21 Ball Lightning Ball Lightning gem with other players.

4. Quest Reward

For Witch and Shadow players, it can be obtained by completing Sever the Right Hand(Act 3) quest.

5. Slain Monsters

The drop level of Ball Lightning Ball Lightning is 28. You can get it by killing enemies, opening Gemcutter’s Strongbox.

Ball Lightning Related Items

1. Ball Lightning Helmet Enchantments

Name Level Stats Spawn Weighting
Enchantment Ball Lightning Additional Projectiles 1 75 Ball Lightning fires an additional Projectile helmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Ball Lightning Damage 1 66 25% increased Ball Lightning Damage helmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Ball Lightning Damage 2 75 40% increased Ball Lightning Damage helmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Ball Lightning Area Of Effect 1 66 16% increased Ball Lightning Area of Effect helmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Ball Lightning Area Of Effect 2 75 24% increased Ball Lightning Area of Effect helmet 100
default 0

2. Ball Lightning MTX

The list below shows microtransactions for Ball Lightning.

Item Effect(s)
Celestial Ball Lightning Effect Your Ball Lightning becomes a celestial effect.
Divine Ball Lightning Effect Your Ball Lightning becomes a divine effect.

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