PoE Harbinger Scarab of Regency: Harbinger Boss Scarab

Harbinger Scarab of Regency

Stack Size: 1/20. Limit: 1.

  • Harbingers in Area have a 50% chance to be replaced by a powerful Harbinger Boss

Flavour Text: The truly noble wage war from the front.

How to use Harbinger Scarab of Regency?

Can be used in a personal Map Device to add modifiers to a Map.

How to get it?

  • It is now world drops. If you want to target specific Scarabs, Betrayal has been updated to include most of them!
  • Scarabs Atlas Passives can increase Scarabs drop chances. For example, Harrowing Carapaces grants "Scarabs dropped in your Maps are 100% more likely to be Harbinger Scarabs".
  • Veiled Scarab currency reveals a random Scarab when clicked.
  • Divination cards. For example, a set of two Cameria’s Cut cards can be exchanged for a random scarab.

PoE Harbinger Scarab of Regency

The Harbinger Scarab of Regency in Path of Exile offers an exciting way to potentially encounter more powerful Harbie bosses within your maps. Here’s a breakdown of its effect:

Boss Boost:

  • Harbinger Upgrade: When you use this scarab in a map, there’s a 50% chance that each Harbinger pack you encounter will be replaced by a single, powerful Harbinger Boss.

Facing the Elite:

  • More Challenging Fights: Harbinger Bosses are significantly tougher opponents compared to regular Harbingers. Be prepared for a more challenging encounter that requires appropriate gear and skills.
  • Increased Rewards: Defeating Harbinger Bosses has the potential to yield better rewards compared to regular Harbingers. This can include more valuable currency shards, unique items, or scarabs.

Who should use it?

  • Experienced Players: The increased difficulty of Harbinger Bosses makes this scarab ideal for players with well-built characters who can handle challenging encounters.
  • Targeted Farming: If you specifically want to farm high-tier currency shards or unique items associated with Harbingers, this scarab can significantly increase your encounter rate with Harbinger Bosses, potentially accelerating your farming process.
  • Enjoy the Challenge: Players who relish a good fight and the thrill of facing tougher enemies might enjoy the strategic element of incorporating this scarab into their map runs.

Things to Consider:

  • Random Boss Selection: The scarab doesn’t allow you to choose which Harbinger Boss you encounter. The replacement is random.
  • Map Selection: Choose a map with a good layout for boss encounters to maximize your chances of successfully defeating the Harbinger Boss.
  • Adjust Your Build: If you plan to use this scarab regularly, consider adjusting your character build to be more effective against challenging boss fights.


The Harbinger Scarab of Regency injects a layer of excitement and potential for high-tier rewards into your map runs. Use it strategically based on your character’s strength, desired farming goals, and enjoyment of challenging encounters.

PoE Harbinger Scarab of Regency Vendor Recipes

Recipe: Trade three same Scarabs for a single Scarab of type different from those vendored.

Vendor Recipe Outcome
  • 3x Harbinger Scarab of Regency
1x random Harbinger Scarab: Harbinger Scarab, Harbinger Scarab of Discernment, Harbinger Scarab of Warhoards

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List of PoE Harbinger Scarabs

Name Description Limit
Harbinger Scarab
  • Area contains 3 additional Harbingers
Limit: 4
Harbinger Scarab of Discernment
  • Harbingers in Area drop rarer currency shards
  • Harbingers in Area drop a single type of currency shard
Limit: 1
Harbinger Scarab of Regency
  • Harbingers in Area have a 50% chance to be replaced by a powerful Harbinger Boss
Limit: 1
Harbinger Scarab of Warhoards
  • Currency shards dropped by Harbingers in Area are duplicated
Limit: 1

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