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ReckoningTrigger, Attack, AoE, Physical, Melee
Level: (1-20)
Cooldown Time: 0.40 sec
Can Store 1 Use(s)
Attack Damage: (115-175)% of base
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (115-175)%
Requires Level 4Perform a swift counter-attack against enemies in a cone shape when you block with your shield.(2-56) to (3-85) Added Attack Physical Damage
Trigger this Skill when you Block

Additional Effects From 1-20% Quality:
(2-40)% increased Cooldown Recovery Rate
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Drop level: 5
Vendor Offer
1x Scroll Fragment
Item class: Skill Gem
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SkillGemReckoning

Reckoning is a counterattack that automatically triggers when you block. It cannot be used directly.

Skill functions and interactions

  • Reckoning only triggers if the player has a shield equipped. Furthermore, the player must either be unarmed or have a melee weapon equipped.

Gem level progression

LevelRequired LevelRequired StrengthDamage
Physical DamageExp.Total Exp.
1416115%115%2 to 300
2620118%118.2%3 to 4841841
3927121%121.3%3 to 530993940
41233124%124.5%4 to 6743311373
51641128%127.6%5 to 82289534268
62050131%130.8%7 to 104972583993
72458134%133.9%8 to 1295714179707
82867137%137.1%10 to 15169595349302
93275140%140.3%12 to 18283759633061
103683143%143.4%15 to 224539961087057
114092147%146.6%18 to 267031281790185
1244100150%149.7%21 to 3110612232851408
1348109153%152.9%25 to 3720658704917278
1452117156%156.1%29 to 4325071107424388
1555123159%159.2%32 to 4925737319998119
1658130162%162.4%36 to 54761135117609470
1761136166%165.5%41 to 611343790831047378
1864142169%168.7%45 to 682505214756099525
1967148172%171.8%51 to 764386943699968961
2070155175%175%56 to 85242081178342050139
2172159178%178.2%60 to 91N/AN/A
2274N/A181%181.3%65 to 97N/AN/A
2376N/A184%184.5%70 to 104N/AN/A
2478N/A188%187.6%75 to 112N/AN/A
2580N/A191%190.8%80 to 120N/AN/A
2682N/A194%193.9%85 to 128N/AN/A
2784N/A197%197.1%91 to 137N/AN/A
2886N/A200%200.3%98 to 147N/AN/A
2988N/A203%203.4%105 to 157N/AN/A
3090N/A207%206.6%112 to 168N/AN/A
3191N/A208%208.2%115 to 173N/AN/A
3292N/A210%209.7%119 to 179N/AN/A
3393N/A211%211.3%123 to 185N/AN/A
3494N/A213%212.9%127 to 191N/AN/A
3595N/A214%214.5%132 to 197N/AN/A
3696N/A216%216.1%136 to 204N/AN/A
3797N/A218%217.6%140 to 211N/AN/A
3898N/A219%219.2%145 to 218N/AN/A
3999N/A221%220.8%150 to 225N/AN/A
40100N/A222%222.4%155 to 232N/AN/A

Gem quality

TypeAdditional Effects per 1-20% QualityWeight
Superior(2-40)% increased Cooldown Recovery Rate1

Item acquisition

Reckoning can drop anywhere.


Reckoning can be created from the following recipes:

6The FoxThe Fox6Level 20 Gem"Masters of wit, strength and cunning. To survive the harsh winters, you must be like the fox."
- Ezomyte Proverb
Random level 20 gemA
3Gemcutter's PromiseGemcutter's Promise3Gem
Quality: +20%
"I swore to use my position to help the people. What good is power when it just accumulates on the already-powerful?" - Erasmus, Imperial Gemcutter
Random gem with 20% qualityA
1Gemcutter's IncubatorGemcutter's IncubatorStack Size: 10Adds an incubated Quality Gem 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 gem with 1–20% qualityA
1The VoidThe Void1Reach into the Void and claim your prize.Random divination card set exchangeA

Vendor reward

This item can be bought at the listed NPC vendors, after completing the following quests:

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
Breaking Some Eggs
Act 1
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth

Unique items

ItemRequired levelStats
The SurrenderThe Surrender
Ezomyte Tower Shield
Chance to Block: 30%
Armour: (1091-1445)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 64, 159 Str+(30-40) to maximum LifeGrants Level 30 Reckoning Skill
(165-205)% increased Armour
+(65-80) to maximum Life
Recover (250-500) Life when you Block
+6% Chance to Block
Our hearts cry out
but are silenced by our flesh
and so we give up our flesh.
64+(30-40) to maximum LifeGrants Level 30 Reckoning Skill
(165-205)% increased Armour
+(65-80) to maximum Life
Recover (250-500) Life when you Block
+6% Chance to Block

Related helmet enchantments

The following helmet enchantments affect Reckoning.

Note that helmet enchantments are no longer obtainable since version 3.23.0 and can only be obtained in permanent leagues as already enchanted items from before this patch.

NameFor generated item/monster modifiers the minimum item/monster level respectively. Some generation types may not require this condition to be met, however item level restrictions may be raised to 80% of this value.LabyrinthStatsSpawn Weighting
Enchantment Reckoning Cooldown Speed 166Merciless LabyrinthReckoning has 20% increased Cooldown Recovery Ratehelmet 100
Enchantment Reckoning Cooldown Speed 275Eternal LabyrinthReckoning has 30% increased Cooldown Recovery Ratehelmet 100
Enchantment Reckoning Damage 166Merciless Labyrinth25% increased Reckoning Damagehelmet 100
Enchantment Reckoning Damage 275Eternal Labyrinth40% increased Reckoning Damagehelmet 100

Version history

Version Changes
  • Quality now provides 0-40% increased Cooldown Recovery Rate, instead of 0-10% increased Area of Effect.
  • Now deals 115% of base damage at gem level 1 (from 91%), up to 175% at gem level 20 (from 140%).
  • Now has 2 to 3 added Attack Physical Damage at gem level 1 (from 6 to 10), up to 56 to 85 at gem level 20 (from 169 to 254).
  • Now deals base damage equal to, and has an added damage effectiveness of, 91% at gem level 1 (from 70%), up to 140% at gem level 20 (from 108%).
  • Now adds 6 to 10 physical damage to attacks at gem level 1, up to 169 to 254 at gem level 20.
  • Can now affect up to 40 targets per attack (from 20).
  • Reckoning has been added to the game.

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