Spectral Helix

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Spectral HelixAttack, Projectile
Level: (1-20)
Cost: (7-9) Mana
Attack Speed: 110% of base
Attack Damage: (160-250)% of base
Effectiveness of Added Damage: (160-250)%
Requires Level 12Throws a spectral copy of your melee weapon. It spins around while flying in a large spiral, damaging enemies in its path, and bouncing if it collides with walls.Per 1% Quality:1Superior2Anomalous3Divergent0.5% increased Attack Speed1% increased Projectile SpeedBounces up to 0.1 times
Modifiers to number of Projectiles instead apply to the number of Bounces
Bounces up to 3 times
Modifiers to number of Projectiles instead apply to the number of Bounces
Spirals through 4.25 rotations
Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
Spectral Helix skill icon.pngSpectral Helix inventory icon.png
Acquisition
Drop level: 12
Vendor Offer
1x Scroll Fragment
Metadata
Item class: Active Skill Gems
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SkillGemSpectralHelix

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Spectral Helix is an attack skill. It throws the current melee weapon, making it spin in a large spiral, damaging enemies in its path. If the weapon collides with walls, it bounces a number of times.

Skill Functions and Interactions

  • Sniper's Mark - Projectiles that hit the marked enemy have their behavior overridden by the mark, they no longer spiral.
  • Fork/Chain/Pierce - Appear to have no effect.

Gem level progression

LevelRequired LevelRequired DexterityRequired StrengthMana
Cost
Damage
Effectiveness
Attack
Damage
Exp.Total Exp.
11221147160%160%00
21525177165%164.7%1524915249
31930217169%169.5%4151756766
42335247174%174.2%81983138749
52741287179%178.9%147968286717
63146327184%183.7%250557537274
73551368188%188.4%405086942360
83855388193%193.2%4477181390078
94159418198%197.9%6153182005396
104463448203%202.6%8346392840035
114767478207%207.4%15707604410795
125071498212%212.1%16339876044782
135375528217%216.8%21510308195812
145679559222%221.6%281218911008001
155983589226%226.3%509936016107361
166287609231%231.1%940073125508092
176490629236%235.8%1527336640781458
186692649241%240.5%2628658267068040
196895669245%245.3%62890590129958630
207098689250%250%212046017342004647
21721007010255%254.7%N/AN/A
2274N/AN/A10259%259.5%N/AN/A
2376N/AN/A10264%264.2%N/AN/A
2478N/AN/A10269%268.9%N/AN/A
2580N/AN/A10274%273.7%N/AN/A
2682N/AN/A10278%278.4%N/AN/A
2784N/AN/A10283%283.2%N/AN/A
2886N/AN/A10288%287.9%N/AN/A
2988N/AN/A10293%292.6%N/AN/A
3090N/AN/A10297%297.4%N/AN/A
3191N/AN/A11300%299.7%N/AN/A
3292N/AN/A11302%302.1%N/AN/A
3393N/AN/A11304%304.5%N/AN/A
3494N/AN/A11307%306.8%N/AN/A
3595N/AN/A11309%309.2%N/AN/A
3696N/AN/A11312%311.6%N/AN/A
3797N/AN/A11314%313.9%N/AN/A
3898N/AN/A12316%316.3%N/AN/A
3999N/AN/A12319%318.7%N/AN/A
40100N/AN/A12321%321.1%N/AN/A

Item acquisition
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Spectral Helix can drop anywhere.

Recipes

Spectral Helix can be created from the following recipes:

AmountPartDescriptionMeta
8Dying AnguishDying Anguish8Level 19 Gem
Alternate Quality: +19%
Moribund, he gazed upon the journey taken as blood trickled down his chin. His eye closed on the city ahead that he would never call home.
Random level 19 gem with 19% alternative qualityA
1Gemcutter's IncubatorGemcutter's IncubatorStack Size: 10Adds an incubated Quality Gem item to an equippable item
Item drops after killing {0} monsters
Quality GemRight click this item then left click an item to apply it. The Incubated item drops after killing a specific number of monsters.
Shift click to unstack.
Random superior gemA
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 superior gem with 20% qualityA
1The VoidThe Void1Reach into the Void and claim your prize.Random divination card set exchangeA

Quest reward

This item is given as a quest reward for the following quests:

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
The Siren's Cadence
Act 1

Vendor reward

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

Class →WitchShadowRangerDuelistMarauderTemplarScion
Quest ↓
The Siren's Cadence
Act 1
Nessa
A Fixture of Fate
Act 3
Siosa
Fallen from Grace
Act 6
Lilly Roth

Related helmet enchantments

The following helmet enchantments affect Spectral Helix.

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.StatsSpawn Weighting
Enchantment Spectral Helix Damage 16625% increased Spectral Helix Damagehelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Spectral Helix Damage 27540% increased Spectral Helix Damagehelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Spectral Helix Extra Rotation75Spectral Helix Projectile spirals through +1 rotationshelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Spectral Helix Projectile Speed 16620% increased Spectral Helix Projectile Speedhelmet 100
default 0
Enchantment Spectral Helix Projectile Speed 27530% increased Spectral Helix Projectile Speedhelmet 100
default 0

Alternate skill effects

Spectral Helix has the following alternate skill effects:

ItemEffect(s)
Nightfall Spectral Helix EffectNightfall Spectral Helix EffectSkill Gem EffectYour Spectral Helix becomes a Nightfall Effect.Your Spectral Helix becomes a Nightfall Effect.

Version history

Version Changes
3.15.0
  • Spectral Helix has been added to the game.

References