Fidelitas' Spike

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Fidelitas' Spike
Jagged Foil
One Handed Sword
Elemental Damage: 1 to (40-50)
Critical Strike Chance: 5.50%
Attacks per Second: (2.00-2.08)
Weapon Range: 1.4 metres
Requires Level 22, 77 Dex+25% to Global Critical Strike MultiplierNo Physical Damage
Adds 1 to (40-50) Lightning Damage
(25-30)% increased Attack Speed
Grants 2 Life per Enemy Hit
(15-20)% chance to Shock
Herald of Thunder has 50% increased Buff Effect
Maligaro was transformed by Raulo's love.
Thaumaturgy allowed Maligaro to return the favour.
Vendor Offer
2x Alchemy Shard
12x Alteration Shard
Weapon DPS
Lightning: (41.0-53.0)
Elemental: (41.0-53.0)
Total: (41.0-53.0)
Item class: Thrusting One-Handed Sword

Fidelitas' Spike is a unique Jagged FoilJagged FoilOne Handed Sword
Physical Damage: 12-29
Critical Strike Chance: 5.50%
Attacks per Second: 1.60
Weapon Range: 1.4 metres
Requires Level 22, 77 Dex+25% to Global Critical Strike Multiplier


The increased buff effect only affects the added lightning damage, and will not improve the offensive portion of Herald of ThunderHerald of ThunderSpell, AoE, Duration, Lightning, Herald
Level: (1-20)
Reservation: 25% Mana
Cooldown Time: 1.00 sec
Can Store 1 Use(s)
Cast Time: Instant
AoE Radius: 32
Requires Level 16Grants a buff which adds lightning damage to spells and attacks. If you kill a shocked enemy, this skill will create a storm, causing lightning bolts to strike enemies around you for a duration. The damage inflicted by this skill is not affected by modifiers to spell damage.Deals (1-23) to (31-1108) Lightning Damage
Cannot inflict Shock
Base duration is 6.00 seconds
Storm Hits an Enemy every 0.25 Seconds
Creates a storm when you Kill a Shocked Enemy
Buff grants (2-19) to (7-76) Added Attack Lightning Damage
Buff grants (2-19) to (7-76) Added Spell Lightning Damage

Additional Effects From 1-20% Quality:
Storms Hit Enemies with (1-20)% increased Frequency
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.

Item acquisition

Fidelitas' Spike can drop anywhere. It can be chanced.


Fidelitas' Spike can be created from the following recipes:

3Echoes of LoveEchoes of Love3Fidelitas' Spike
"I gave up my body for you. I gave up my name for you. And one day I shall give up my life for you."
two-implicit corrupted Fidelitas' SpikeM
4The GentlemanThe Gentleman4Sword
"Axes and mauls are so uncivilised. A good clean cut to the neck with a sharp blade, that's the Sarn way!"
Random corrupted swordA
4Atziri's ArsenalAtziri's Arsenal4Weapon
In the prison of all sins, will you grasp godhood or sorrow? Only hope lies under the shadows.
Random corrupted weaponA
Influenced Item
One who is blinded by their past may only see a sliver of the present.
Random influenced itemA
6Costly CurioCostly Curio6Item
Double-Influenced Item
"Oh no, I couldn't possibly afford this fine artefact. I'm... just looking."
Random double-influenced itemA
8Arrogance of the VaalArrogance of the Vaal8Item
Discovery can lead to beauty, or it can lead to ruin.
Random two-implicit corrupted itemA
4Jack in the BoxJack in the Box4ItemTurn the crank,
close your eyes,
and pray to the gods
for a pleasant surprise.
Random itemA
1Singular IncubatorSingular IncubatorStack Size: 10Adds an incubated Unique item to an equippable item
Item drops after killing {0} monsters
Right click this item then left click an item to apply it. The Incubated item drops after killing a specific number of monsters.
Random itemA
1The VoidThe Void1Reach into the Void and claim your prize.Random divination card set exchangeA

Legacy variants

Fidelitas' Spike has legacy variants.

Version discontinued Stats Compare each legacy variant to the current variant.
  • Stat line – Same as current variant
  • Stat line – Different from current variant

  • +30% to Global Critical Strike Multiplier
  • No Physical Damage
  • Adds 1 to (40-50) Lightning Damage
  • (25-30)% increased Attack Speed
  • +2 Life gained for each Enemy hit by Attacks
  • 5% Chance to Shock
  • +20% to Global Critical Strike Multiplier
  • No Physical Damage
  • Adds 1 to (40-50) Lightning Damage
  • (25-30)% increased Attack Speed
  • +2 Life gained for each Enemy hit by Attacks
  • 5% Chance to Shock


Version history

Version Changes
  • Rapier One Hand Swords are once again classified as Thrusting One Hand Swords. Their Weapon Range is again 14 (instead of 11). Please update your item filters!
  • "Thrusting One Hand Sword" item class changed to "One Hand Sword".[1]
  • Fixed a bug where the "No Physical Damage" modifier didn't prevent Physical Damage on the item if Quality exceeded 20%.
  • Base type implicit mod reduced to +25% to Global Critical Strike Multiplier (down from +30%).
  • Base type damage increased to 12-29 (up from 11-25).
  • Fidelitas' Spike's chance to Shock mod increased to 15-20%. (up from 5%)

The following changes cannot be obtained by rerolling the item's mods with a Divine OrbDivine OrbStack Size: 20Randomises the values of the random modifiers on an itemRight click this item then left click a magic, rare or unique item to apply it.:

  • Now has 50% increased Herald of Thunder buff effect.
  • All sources of increased Critical Strike Multiplier have been changed to additional Critical Strike Multiplier. This change brings the functionality in line with how most players think it works.
  • Because of this, all items, passives and some skills/support gems that used to have increased Critical Strike Multiplier are now 33% less effective on players, despite having the same value. A number of these have been adjusted in value to maintain similar effectiveness.
  • Blessed Orbs are required to update the following to their new values: implicits mods on all Rapier base types, implicits mods on Curved Blades, Lithe Blades and Exquisite Blades.
  • Added 3D art for Fidelitas' Spike.
  • Introduced to the game.


  1. Community_Team (July 20, 2021). "Expedition Patch Notes, Item Filter and Passive Tree Information". Official Path of Exile Forums. Retrieved July 21, 2021.