PoE Horned Scarab of Awakening: select one Imbued crafting option on the Map Device

Horned Scarab of Awakening

Stack Size: 1/20. Limit: 1.

  • You can select one Imbued crafting option on the Map Device

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How to use Horned Scarab of Awakening?

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, Significant Troves grants "Unique Monsters in your Maps have 200% increased chance to drop 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 Horned Scarab of Awakening

The Path of Exile (POE) Horned Scarab of Awakening empowers you with a unique crafting choice on the Map Device before running your map. Here’s a breakdown of its effect:

Imbued Crafting Option:

  • When you use this Scarab in your Map Device, it grants you access to a special Imbued crafting option. This option appears alongside the regular map mods you can choose from.

Understanding Imbued Crafting:

  • Imbued crafting refers to special modifiers that can be applied to maps using specific currency items or mechanics. These Imbued modifiers can significantly alter the map in terms of difficulty, rewards, monster types, or the presence of specific encounters.

Impact of the Scarab:

  • One-Time Imbued Choice: The Horned Scarab of Awakening grants you a single opportunity to select one Imbued crafting option for that specific map run. This injects an element of strategic decision-making before entering the map.
  • Variety of Imbued Options: The exact Imbued crafting options available might change depending on various factors in your league and character progression. Generally, you can expect options that increase monster difficulty, alter the map layout, or introduce specific mechanics like Breach encounters or Legion encounters.


The PoE Horned Scarab of Awakening is a valuable tool for players who want to add some strategic depth and control over their map experiences. It allows you to choose a specific Imbued modifier to alter the map and potentially increase challenge or target specific mechanics. Use this Scarab strategically if you have them available and want to customize your map runs with powerful Imbued crafting options.

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List of PoE Horned Scarabs & Scarab Vendor Recipes

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

Name Description Limit
Horned Scarab of Bloodlines
  • All Monster packs in Area are at least Magic
Limit: 1
Horned Scarab of Nemeses
  • Rare Monsters in Area have 2 additional Modifiers
Limit: 1
Horned Scarab of Preservation
  • Other Scarabs are not consumed on use
Limit: 1
Horned Scarab of Awakening
  • You can select one Imbued crafting option on the Map Device
Limit: 1
Horned Scarab of Tradition
  • All Rare Monsters in Area have at least one Reward Modifier
  • Player Modifiers to Item Rarity and Item Quantity do not apply in Area
Limit: 1
Horned Scarab of Glittering
  • Players in Area gain increased Item Rarity and Item Quantity for each Monster slain recently, up to 200% and 100% respectively
Limit: 1
Horned Scarab of Pandemonium
  • Monster packs in Area have a 15% chance to be replaced by a random Atlas Boss
  • Modifiers to the Final Map Boss also apply to these Atlas Bosses
Limit: 1

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