Shattering Steel PoE 3.12 Build

Shattering Steel Shattering Steel swings an Axe or Sword, consuming Steel Shards to gain a Steel Ward that protects you for a duration, and fire projectiles which shatter on impact or soon after being launched, dealing area damage in front of where they shatter. Steel Shards are gained with the Call of Steel Skill.

It requires Level 12, 14 Str, 21 Dex. Tag: Attack, Projectile, AoE, Physical. Mana Cost: (7-10), Attack Speed: 85% of base. Effectiveness of Added Damage: (100-129)%.

  • Deals (100-128.8)% of Base Damage
  • Base duration is 5.00 seconds
  • (8-121) to (12-181) Added Attack Physical Damage
  • Fires 2 additional Projectiles
  • Gain a Steel Ward if you have at least 2 Steel Shards, up to a maximum of 6
  • Each Steel Ward grants +4% Chance to Block Projectile Attack Damage
  • 40% chance to Impale Enemies on Hit
  • If you have no Steel Shards, only Fires 1 Projectile
  • Projectiles deal up to 100% more Damage with Hits and Ailments per Steel Shard consumed at the start of their movement, lowering this bonus as they travel farther
  • Consumes up to 2 Steel Shards
Shattering Steel

Shattering Steel Support Gems

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How to get Shattering Steel?

It is now offered to the Duelist for completing The Siren's Cadence quest(Act 1) and can be purchased from Nessa by the Ranger and Scion.

Alternate Quality

Default 20% increased Impale Effect
Alternate Quality 1 10% increased Area of Effect
20% increased Projectile Speed
Alternate Quality 2 Fires an additional Projectile
Alternate Quality 3 30% increased Projectile Speed

Shattering Steel Build

PoE Shattering Steel Build for Champion Players

1. Character: 95 Champion

Life: 6524Strength:462
Energy Shield: 0Dexterity: 251
Mana: 631Intelligence: 54
Evasion Rating: 3961Charges: E: 3 / F: 3 / P: 3
Armour: 24894

2. Skill Gems Build

Main skill: Shattering Steel. DPS: 394K. These are the support skill gems for it:

Body Armour: Shattering Steel Shattering Steel (Green) (20 / 20), Awakened Brutality Support Awakened Brutality Support (Red) (1 / 20), Impale Support Impale Support (Green) (20 / 20), Awakened Vicious Projectiles Support Awakened Vicious Projectiles Support (Green) (1 / 20), Lesser Multiple Projectiles Support Lesser Multiple Projectiles Support (Green) (20 / 20), Maim Support Maim Support (Red) (20 / 20), Pierce Support Pierce Support (Green) (15),

Weapon: Ancestral Protector Ancestral Protector (Red) (20 / 20), Culling Strike Support Culling Strike Support (Green) (18 / 20), Fortify Support Fortify Support (Red) (18 / 20), Enduring Cry Enduring Cry (Red) (20 / 20), Second Wind Support Second Wind Support (Green) (20 / 20), Blood Rage Blood Rage (Green) (20 / 20),

Helmet: Leap Slam Leap Slam (Red) (20 / 20), Blood Magic Support Blood Magic Support (Red) (20 / 20), Endurance Charge on Melee Stun Support Endurance Charge on Melee Stun Support (Red) (20 / 20), Faster Attacks Support Faster Attacks Support (Green) (20 / 20),

Boots: Flesh and Stone Flesh and Stone (Red) (20 / 20), Maim Support Maim Support (Red) (19 / 20), Pride (Red) (20 / 20), War Banner War Banner (Red) (20 / 20),

Gloves: Molten Shell Molten Shell (Red) (20 / 20), Cast when Damage Taken Support Cast when Damage Taken Support (Red) (20 / 20), Increased Duration Support Increased Duration Support (Red) (20 / 20), Sniper’s Mark (Green) (20 / 20),

3. Passive Skill Build

Shattering Steel Passive Build

Keystones / Ascendency:

  • Iron Grip: 94%
  • Point Blank: 93%
  • Master of Metal: 81%
  • Unstoppable Hero: 81%
  • Call to Arms: 78%
  • Fortitude: 72%
  • First to Strike, Last to Fall: 70%
  • Iron Reflexes: 55%
  • Resolute Technique: 51%
  • The Impaler: 34%

4. Equipment Build

Weapons:

  • Two Handed Axe: 51%
  • Two Handed Sword: 22%
  • Sword / Sword: 16%
  • Sword / Shield: 7%
  • Axe / Shield: 4%
  • Axe / Axe: 0.7%

Body Armour: Lioneye's Vision Crusader Plate

Weapon: Gloom Slayer Vaal Axe(Two Handed Axe)

Helmet: Dusk Glance Eternal Burgonet

Gloves: Sol Fingers Dragonscale Gauntlets

Boots: Wrath Tread Hydrascale Boots

Belt: The Nomad Studded Belt

Amulet: Sorrow Clasp Amber Amulet

Ring: Rage Knuckle Two-Stone Ring, Spirit Twirl Ruby Ring

List of helmet enchantment mods

Name Labyrinth Stats Spawn Weighting
Enchantment Shattering Steel Chance to Not Consume Shards 1 Merciless Labyrinth Shattering Steel has 20% chance to not consume Steel Shards helmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Shattering Steel Chance to Not Consume Shards 2 Eternal Labyrinth Shattering Steel has 30% chance to not consume Steel Shards helmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Shattering Steel Damage 1 Merciless Labyrinth Shattering Steel deals 25% increased Damage helmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Shattering Steel Damage 2 Eternal Labyrinth Shattering Steel deals 40% increased Damage helmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Shattering Steel Fortify On Hit Close Range 1 Eternal Labyrinth Shattering Steel grants Fortify on Hitting an Enemy at Close Range helmet 100
default 0

Shattering Steel Build Example

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