Runic Helm

Runic Helm Runic Helm is an Expedition Base Type item. Category: Helmets. Drop Level: 25. Requires Level 25, 30 Str, 30 Dex, 30 Int.

  • Ward: 34 - 200

Ward is a new defensive property. It protects you from all damage types, taking damage from a hit before your energy shield or life up to the amount of Ward you have. Ward is broken when any damage is taken from it, even if the damage taken was lower than the amount of Ward you have. Ward is instantly restored after 5 seconds.

Ward Helmet

Base Type Category Ward Value(1) Uniques Requirement
Runic Helm Runic Helm Helmet 34 - 200
  • Faithguard Runic Helm
Level 25, 30 Str, 30 Dex, 30 Int
Runic Crest Runic Crest Helmet 81 - 404   Level 49, 55 Str, 55 Dex, 55 Int
Runic Crown Runic Crown Helmet 137 - 629
  • Cadigan's Crown Runic Crown
Level 68, 66 Str, 66 Dex, 66 Int
Runic Helm PoE

Runic Helm unique: Faithguard

Expedition Unique Stats Notes
Faithguard Faithguard
  • +(20–30) to Intelligence
  • (25–35)% increased Ward
  • (20–30)% faster Restoration of Ward
  • (15–25)% increased Light Radius
  • Increases and Reductions to Maximum Energy Shield instead apply to Ward
Base Type: Runic Helm
Requires Level 25, 30 Str, 30 Dex, 30 Int
Ward: 43

Rare Example: Rage Shelter Runic Helm

  • +25 to Intelligence
  • 16% increased Global Accuracy Rating
  • +10 to Ward
  • +27% to Lightning Resistance
  • 15% increased Light Radius
Rage Shelter Runic Helm

List of Ward Items

Base Type Category Ward Value(1) Uniques Requirement
Runic Helm Runic Helm Helmet 34 - 200
  • Faithguard Runic Helm
Level 25, 30 Str, 30 Dex, 30 Int
Runic Crest Runic Crest Helmet 81 - 404   Level 49, 55 Str, 55 Dex, 55 Int
Runic Crown Runic Crown Helmet 137 - 629
  • Cadigan's Crown Runic Crown
Level 68, 66 Str, 66 Dex, 66 Int
Runic Greaves Runic Greaves Boots 20 - 132   Level 24, 20 Str, 20 Dex, 20 Int
Runic Sollerets Runic Sollerets Boots 52 - 359
  • Olroth's Charge Runic Sollerets
Level 48, 37 Str, 37 Dex, 37 Int
Runic Sabatons Runic Sabatons Boots 85 - 388
  • Vorana's March Runic Sabatons
Level 69, 46 Str, 46 Dex, 46 Int
Runic Gloves Runic Gloves Gloves 20 - 141   Level 24, 16 Str, 16 Dex, 16 Int
Runic Gages Runic Gages Gloves 52 - 272
  • Nightgrip Runic Gages
Level 48, 31 Str, 31 Dex, 31 Int
Runic Gauntlets Runic Gauntlets Gloves 85 - 416
  • Medved's Challenge Runic Gauntlets
Level 69, 38 Str, 38 Dex, 38 Int
Iron Flask Iron Flask Flask
  • +200 to Ward
  • Restores Ward on use
  • Elixir of the Unbroken Circle Iron Flask
  • Olroth's Resolve Iron Flask
  • Starlight Chalice Iron Flask
  • Vorana's Preparation Iron Flask
Level 40

(1) Note that the ward value is only a reference and is not precise.

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