Forbidden Rite - Path of Exile

Inspired by the Witch’s Occultist ascendancy class, Path of Exile created the Forbidden Rite Forbidden Rite skill gem. Forbidden Rite Forbidden Rite fires a barrage of exploding chaos projectiles at nearby enemies while also inflicting damage on you.

It is a new Intelligence Skill Gem. Requires Level 16, 41 Int. Tag: Spell, AoE, Chaos, Projectile. Cost: (8-21) Mana. Cast Time: 0.75 sec. Critical Strike Chance: 6.00%. Effectiveness of Added Damage: 80%.

Lobs an exploding projectile near the targeted location, and extra projectiles toward enemies around you. The projectiles deal chaos damage based on your life and energy shield. Casting this spell damages you.

  • Deals (15–367) to (23–551) Chaos Damage
  • Fires extra Projectiles at up to (6–7) surrounding Enemies
  • Take 40% of maximum Life and 25% of maximum Energy Shield as Chaos Damage
  • Deals 12% of your maximum Life as base Chaos Damage
  • Deals 5% of your maximum Energy Shield as base Chaos Damage
  • Additional Effects From Quality: (0-20)% increased Projectile Speed
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Forbidden Rite Supports Build

Support Gems Descripton Requires
Level
Tag Popularity
Spell Totem Support Spell Totem Support Supports spell skills that are not triggered. Instead of casting that spell, you will summon a totem that casts the spell for you. 8 Support, Spell, Totem 97%
Increased Critical Strikes Support Increased Critical Strikes Support Supports any skill that hits enemies. 8 Support 72%
Multiple Totems Support Multiple Totems Support Supports skills which summon totems. 38 Totem, Support 66%
Increased Critical Damage Support Increased Critical Damage Support Supports any skill that hits enemies. 18 Support 60%
Void Manipulation Support Void Manipulation Support Supports any skill that deals damage. 8 Chaos, Support 52%
Greater Multiple Projectiles Support Greater Multiple Projectiles Support Supports projectile skills. 38 Support, Projectile 39%

Quest Rewards

Forbidden Rite can be purchased from Yeena by the Witch, Shadow, and Scion after completing Intruders in Black.

Act Quest Complete NPC Character
2 Intruders in Black Yeena Witch Shadow Scion

Alternate Quality

Gem Quality Stats Weight
Forbidden Rite Forbidden Rite (0–20)% increased Projectile Speed 100
Anomalous Forbidden Rite Anomalous Forbidden Rite Fires extra Projectiles at up to (0–2) surrounding Enemies 50
Divergent Forbidden Rite Divergent Forbidden Rite (0–10)% increased Area of Effect 50

PoE Forbidden Rite Skill Build 3.15

Forbidden Rite Forbidden Rite is a powerful new spell that fires an exploding chaos projectile at a targeted area. It also targets a selection of enemies in an area around the player’s location and fires projectiles at them too. But be careful, Forbidden Rite Forbidden Rite also inflicts damage on you when cast. If you can find a clever way to mitigate this harmful downside, you’ll have devastating and widespread damage at your fingertips.

Labyrinth Enchantment helmet

Level Name Mod Weight
The Merciless Labyrinth Enchantment Forbidden Rite Damage 1 25% increased Forbidden Rite Damage 100
The Eternal Labyrinth Enchantment Forbidden Rite Damage 2 40% increased Forbidden Rite Damage 100
The Merciless Labyrinth Enchantment Forbidden Rite Projectile Speed 1 20% increased Forbidden Rite Projectile Speed 100
The Eternal Labyrinth Enchantment Forbidden Rite Projectile Speed 2 30% increased Forbidden Rite Projectile Speed 100
The Eternal Labyrinth Enchantment Forbidden Rite Additional Projectile Forbidden Rite fires an additional Projectile 100

Forbidden Rite Screenshots

Forbidden Rite Screenshots

Level 20 with 20% quality

Forbidden Rite Level 20 with 20% quality

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