Staves in Diablo 2 are one of the different types of Weapons available to choose from. Staves are two-handed melee Weapons that can be wielded to face and defeat the diverse Enemies and Bosses throughout the game.

 

Diablo 2 Stave Classes

Diablo 2 Staves are another magic centric weapon that works extremely well with the Sorceress. Other Magic users like the Necromancer and Druid works well with it as well.

 

 

 

 

Staves in Diablo 2

 

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Base Staves

 

Gallery of Staves in Diablo 2

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Set and Unique Staves

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Arcanna's Deathwand

Set War Staff
Arcanna's Tricks Set

+1 to Sorceress Skill Levels
25% Deadly Strike
+50% Damage To Undead
+50 Mana (2 Set Items)
Regenerate Mana +5% (3 Set Items)

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Cathan's Rule

Set Battle Staff
Cathan's Traps Set

+1 to Fire Skills
+10 Maximum Fire Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
+50 Mana (2 Set Items)
All Resistances +10 (3 Set Items)

 

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Naj's Puzzler

Set Elder Staff
Naj's Ancient Vestige Set

+150% Enhanced Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
Adds 6-45 Lightning Damage
+30% Faster Cast Rate
+1 To All Skills
+70 To Mana
+35 To Energy
Level 11 Teleport (69 Charges)

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Bane Ash

Unique Short Staff

+50-60% Enhanced Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
20% Increased Attack Speed
+30 To Mana
Fire Resistance +50%
Adds 4-6 Fire Damage
+5 To Fire Bolt (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Warmth (Sorceress Only)

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Serpent Lord

Unique Long Staff

+30-40% Enhanced Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
+12 Poison Damage Over 3 Seconds
100% Mana Stolen Per Hit
-50% Target Defense
+10 to Mana
Poison Resistance +50%
-1 To Light Radius

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Spire of Lazarus

Unique Gnarled Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
Adds 1-28 Lightning Damage
+1 To Sorceress Skill Levels
+2 To Lightning (Sorceress Only)
+1 To Chain Lightning (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Static Field (Sorceress Only)
Regenerate Mana 43%
+15 To Energy
Damage Reduced By 5
Lightning Resistance +75%

 

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The Salamander

Unique Battle Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
Adds 15-32 Fire Damage
Fire Resistance +30%
+2 To Fire Skills
+3 To Warmth (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Fire Ball (Sorceress Only)
+1 To Fire Wall (Sorceress Only)

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The Iron Jang Bong

Unique War Staff

+100% Enhanced Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
50% bonus to Attack Rating
20% Faster Cast Rate
+2 to Sorceress Skill Levels
+3 To Frost Nova (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Blaze (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Nova (Sorceress Only)
+30 Defense

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Razorswitch

Unique Jo Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
+1 To All Skills
30% Faster Cast Rate
Magic Damage Reduced By 15
All Resistances +50
+175 To Mana
+80 To Life
Attacker Takes Damage Of 15

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Ribcracker

Unique Quarterstaff

+200-300% Enhanced Damage
Adds 30-65 Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
50% Chance Of Crushing Blow
50% Increased Attack Speed
50% Faster Hit Recovery
+100% Enhanced Defense
+100 Defense
+15 To Dexterity

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Chromatic Ire

Unique Cedar Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
20% Faster Cast Rate
+3 To Sorceress Skill Levels
Increase Maximum Life 20-25%
All Resistances +20-40
Attacker Takes Lightning Damage Of 20
+1 To Cold Mastery (Sorceress Only)
+1 To Lightning Mastery (Sorceress Only)
+1 To Fire Mastery (Sorceress Only)

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Warpspear

Unique Gothic Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
Ignore Target's Defense
+250 Defense Vs. Missiles
+3 To Sorceress Skill Levels
+3 To Energy Shield (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Telekinesis (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Teleport (Sorceress Only)

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Skull Collector

Unique Rune Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
+20 To Mana After Each Kill
Increase Maximum Mana 20%
+ (1 Per Character Level) 1-99% Better Chance Of Getting Magic Items (Based On Character Level)
+2 To All Skills

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Ondal's Wisdom

Unique Elder Staff

+2-4 To All Skills
+45% Faster Cast Rate
+450-550 Defense
+40-50 To Energy
Magic Damage Reduced by 5-8
+5% To Experience Gained
+50% Damage To Undead
 

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Mang Song's Lesson

Unique Archon Staff

+5 To All Skills
+30% Faster Cast Rate
-(7-15)% To Enemy Lightning Resistance
-(7-15)% To Enemy Cold Resistance
-(7-15)% To Enemy Fire Resistance
Regenerate Mana 10%
+50% Damage To Undead
(Ladder Only)

 

Rune Words Staves

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Fury

Runewords

+209% Enhanced Damage
40% Increased Attack Speed
Prevent Monster Heal
66% Chance Of Open Wounds
33% Deadly Strike
Ignore Target's Defense
-25% Target Defense
20% Bonus To Attack Rating
6% Life Stolen Per Hit
+5 To Frenzy (Barbarian Only)

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Honor

Runewords

+160% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Minimum Damage
+9 To Maximum Damage
25% Deadly Strike
+250 To Attack Rating
+1 to All Skills
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
Replenish Life +10
+10 To Strength
+1 To Light Radius
+2 To Mana After Each Kill
 

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Leaf

Runewords

Adds 5-30 Fire Damage
+3 To Fire Skills
+3 To Fire Bolt (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Inferno (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Warmth (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Mana After Each Kill
+ (2 Per Character Level) +2-198 To Defense (Based On Character Level)
Cold Resistance +33%

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Malice

Runewords

+33% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Maximum Damage
100% Chance Of Open Wounds
-25% Target Defense
-100 To Monster Defense Per Hit
Prevent Monster Heal
+50 To Attack Rating
Drain Life -5

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Memory

Runewords

+3 to Sorceress Skill Levels
33% Faster Cast Rate
Increase Maximum Mana 20%
+3 Energy Shield (Sorceress Only)
+2 Static Field (Sorceress Only)
+10 To Energy
+10 To Vitality
+9 To Minimum Damage
-25% Target Defense
Magic Damage Reduced By 7
+50% Enhanced Defense

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Silence

Runewords

200% Enhanced Damage
+75% Damage To Undead
Requirements -20%
20% Increased Attack Speed
+50 To Attack Rating Against Undead
+2 To All Skills
All Resistances +75
20% Faster Hit Recovery
11% Mana Stolen Per Hit
Hit Causes Monster To Flee 25%
Hit Blinds Target +33
+2 To Mana After Each Kill
30% Better Chance Of Getting Magic Items

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Strength

Runewords

35% Enhanced Damage
25% Chance Of Crushing Blow
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
+2 To Mana After Each Kill
+20 To Strength
+10 To Vitality

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Venom

Runewords

Hit Causes Monster To Flee 25%
Prevent Monster Heal
Ignore Target's Defense
7% Mana Stolen Per Hit
Level 15 Poison Explosion (27 Charges)
Level 13 Poison Nova (11 Charges)
+273 Poison Damage Over 6 seconds

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Breath of the Dying

Runewords

50% Chance To Cast Level 20 Poison Nova When You Kill An Enemy
Indestructible
+60% Increased Attack Speed
+350-400% Enhanced Damage 
+200% Damage To Undead
-25% Target Defense
+50 To Attack Rating
+50 To Attack Rating Against Undead
7% Mana Stolen Per Hit
12-15% Life Stolen Per Hit (varies)
Prevent Monster Heal
+30 To All Attributes
+1 To Light Radius
Requirements -20%

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Call to Arms

Runewords

+1 To All Skills
+40% Increased Attack Speed
+250-290% Enhanced Damage 
Adds 5-30 Fire Damage
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
+2-6 To Battle Command 
+1-6 To Battle Orders 
+1-4 To Battle Cry
Prevent Monster Heal
Replenish Life +12
30% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items
 

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Eternity

Runewords

Indestructible
+260-310% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Minimum Damage
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
20% Chance of Crushing Blow
Hit Blinds Target
Slows Target By 33%
Regenerate Mana 16%
Replenish Life +16
Cannot Be Frozen
30% Better Chance Of Getting Magic Items
Level 8 Revive (88 Charges)

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Hand of Justice

Runewords

100% Chance To Cast Level 36 Blaze When You Level-Up
100% Chance To Cast Level 48 Meteor When You Die
Level 16 Holy Fire Aura When Equipped
+33% Increased Attack Speed
+280-330% Enhanced Damage
Ignore Target's Defense
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
-20% To Enemy Fire Resistance
20% Deadly Strike
Hit Blinds Target
Freezes Target +3

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Heart of the Oak

Runewords

+3 To All Skills
+40% Faster Cast Rate
+75% Damage To Demons
+100 To Attack Rating Against Demons
Adds 3-14 Cold Damage, 3 sec. Duration (Normal)
7% Mana Stolen Per Hit
+10 To Dexterity
Replenish Life +20
Increase Maximum Mana 15%
All Resistances +30-40
Level 4 Oak Sage (25 Charges)
Level 14 Raven (60 Charges)

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Passion

Runewords

+25% Increased Attack Speed
+160-210% Enhanced Damage
50-80% Bonus To Attack Rating
+75% Damage To Undead
+50 To Attack Rating Against Undead
Adds 1-50 Lightning Damage
+1 To Berserk
+1 To Zeal
Hit Blinds Target +10
Hit Causes Monster To Flee 25%
75% Extra Gold From Monsters
Level 3 Heart of Wolverine (12 Charges)
 

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Wind

Runewords

10% Chance To Cast Level 9 Tornado On Striking
+20% Faster Run Walk
+40% Increased Attack Speed
+15% Faster Hit Recovery
+120-160% Enhanced Damage
-50% Target Defense
+50 To Attack Rating
Hit Blinds Target
+1 To Light Radius
Level 13 Twister (127 Charges)

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Fortitude

Runewords (Ladder only)

Weapons
20% Chance To Cast Level 15 Chilling Armor when Struck
+25% Faster Cast Rate
+300% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Minimum Damage
+50 To Attack Rating
20% Deadly Strike
Hit Causes Monster To Flee 25%
+200% Enhanced Defense
+X To Life (Based on Character Level)
All Resistances +25-30 (varies)
12% Damage Taken Goes To Mana
+1 To Light Radius

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Insight

Runewords (Ladder Only)

Level 12-17 Meditation Aura When Equipped
+35% Faster Cast Rate
+200-260% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Minimum Damage
180-250% Bonus to Attack Rating
Adds 5-30 Fire Damage
+75 Poison Damage Over 5 Seconds
+1-6 To Critical Strike 
+5 To All Attributes
+2 To Mana After Each Kill
23% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items

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Phoenix

Runewords (Ladder only)

Weapons
100% Chance To Cast level 40 Blaze When You Level-up
40% Chance To Cast Level 22 Firestorm On Striking
Level 10-15 Redemption Aura When Equipped (varies)
+350-400% Enhanced Damage (varies)
Ignores Target's Defense
14% Mana Stolen Per Hit
-28% To Enemy Fire Resistance
20% Deadly Strike
+350-400 Defense Vs. Missile
+15-21 Fire Absorb 

 

Staves Comparison Table for Diablo 2

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Modifiers

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Arcanna's Deathwand

Set War Staff
Arcanna's Tricks Set

+1 to Sorceress Skill Levels
25% Deadly Strike
+50% Damage To Undead
+50 Mana (2 Set Items)
Regenerate Mana +5% (3 Set Items)

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Cathan's Rule

Set Battle Staff
Cathan's Traps Set

+1 to Fire Skills
+10 Maximum Fire Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
+50 Mana (2 Set Items)
All Resistances +10 (3 Set Items)

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Naj's Puzzler

Set Elder Staff
Naj's Ancient Vestige Set

+150% Enhanced Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
Adds 6-45 Lightning Damage
+30% Faster Cast Rate
+1 To All Skills
+70 To Mana
+35 To Energy
Level 11 Teleport (69 Charges)

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Bane Ash

Unique Short Staff

+50-60% Enhanced Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
20% Increased Attack Speed
+30 To Mana
Fire Resistance +50%
Adds 4-6 Fire Damage
+5 To Fire Bolt (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Warmth (Sorceress Only)

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Serpent Lord

Unique Long Staff

+30-40% Enhanced Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
+12 Poison Damage Over 3 Seconds
100% Mana Stolen Per Hit
-50% Target Defense
+10 to Mana
Poison Resistance +50%
-1 To Light Radius

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Spire of Lazarus

Unique Gnarled Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
Adds 1-28 Lightning Damage
+1 To Sorceress Skill Levels
+2 To Lightning (Sorceress Only)
+1 To Chain Lightning (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Static Field (Sorceress Only)
Regenerate Mana 43%
+15 To Energy
Damage Reduced By 5
Lightning Resistance +75%

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The Salamander

Unique Battle Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
Adds 15-32 Fire Damage
Fire Resistance +30%
+2 To Fire Skills
+3 To Warmth (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Fire Ball (Sorceress Only)
+1 To Fire Wall (Sorceress Only)

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The Iron Jang Bong

Unique War Staff

+100% Enhanced Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
50% bonus to Attack Rating
20% Faster Cast Rate
+2 to Sorceress Skill Levels
+3 To Frost Nova (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Blaze (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Nova (Sorceress Only)
+30 Defense
 

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Razorswitch

Unique Jo Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
+1 To All Skills
30% Faster Cast Rate
Magic Damage Reduced By 15
All Resistances +50
+175 To Mana
+80 To Life
Attacker Takes Damage Of 15

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Ribcracker

Unique Quarterstaff

+200-300% Enhanced Damage
Adds 30-65 Damage
+50% Damage To Undead
50% Chance Of Crushing Blow
50% Increased Attack Speed
50% Faster Hit Recovery
+100% Enhanced Defense
+100 Defense
+15 To Dexterity

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Chromatic Ire

Unique Cedar Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
20% Faster Cast Rate
+3 To Sorceress Skill Levels
Increase Maximum Life 20-25%
All Resistances +20-40
Attacker Takes Lightning Damage Of 20
+1 To Cold Mastery (Sorceress Only)
+1 To Lightning Mastery (Sorceress Only)
+1 To Fire Mastery (Sorceress Only)

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Warpspear

Unique Gothic Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
Ignore Target's Defense
+250 Defense Vs. Missiles
+3 To Sorceress Skill Levels
+3 To Energy Shield (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Telekinesis (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Teleport (Sorceress Only)

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Skull Collector

Unique Rune Staff

+50% Damage To Undead
+20 To Mana After Each Kill
Increase Maximum Mana 20%
+ (1 Per Character Level) 1-99% Better Chance Of Getting Magic Items (Based On Character Level)
+2 To All Skills

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Ondal's Wisdom

Unique Elder Staff

+2-4 To All Skills
+45% Faster Cast Rate
+450-550 Defense
+40-50 To Energy
Magic Damage Reduced by 5-8
+5% To Experience Gained
+50% Damage To Undead

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Mang Song's Lesson

Unique Archon Staff

+5 To All Skills
+30% Faster Cast Rate
-(7-15)% To Enemy Lightning Resistance
-(7-15)% To Enemy Cold Resistance
-(7-15)% To Enemy Fire Resistance
Regenerate Mana 10%
+50% Damage To Undead
(Ladder Only)

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Fury

Runewords

+209% Enhanced Damage
40% Increased Attack Speed
Prevent Monster Heal
66% Chance Of Open Wounds
33% Deadly Strike
Ignore Target's Defense
-25% Target Defense
20% Bonus To Attack Rating
6% Life Stolen Per Hit
+5 To Frenzy (Barbarian Only)

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Honor

Runewords

 
+160% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Minimum Damage
+9 To Maximum Damage
25% Deadly Strike
+250 To Attack Rating
+1 to All Skills
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
Replenish Life +10
+10 To Strength
+1 To Light Radius
+2 To Mana After Each Kill

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Leaf

Runewords

Adds 5-30 Fire Damage
+3 To Fire Skills
+3 To Fire Bolt (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Inferno (Sorceress Only)
+3 To Warmth (Sorceress Only)
+2 To Mana After Each Kill
+ (2 Per Character Level) +2-198 To Defense (Based On Character Level)
Cold Resistance +33%

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Malice

Runewords

+33% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Maximum Damage
100% Chance Of Open Wounds
-25% Target Defense
-100 To Monster Defense Per Hit
Prevent Monster Heal
+50 To Attack Rating
Drain Life -5

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Memory

Runewords

+3 to Sorceress Skill Levels
33% Faster Cast Rate
Increase Maximum Mana 20%
+3 Energy Shield (Sorceress Only)
+2 Static Field (Sorceress Only)
+10 To Energy
+10 To Vitality
+9 To Minimum Damage
-25% Target Defense
Magic Damage Reduced By 7
+50% Enhanced Defense

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Silence

Runewords

200% Enhanced Damage
+75% Damage To Undead
Requirements -20%
20% Increased Attack Speed
+50 To Attack Rating Against Undead
+2 To All Skills
All Resistances +75
20% Faster Hit Recovery
11% Mana Stolen Per Hit
Hit Causes Monster To Flee 25%
Hit Blinds Target +33
+2 To Mana After Each Kill
30% Better Chance Of Getting Magic Items

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Strength

Runewords

35% Enhanced Damage
25% Chance Of Crushing Blow
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
+2 To Mana After Each Kill
+20 To Strength
+10 To Vitality

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Venom

Runewords

Hit Causes Monster To Flee 25%
Prevent Monster Heal
Ignore Target's Defense
7% Mana Stolen Per Hit
Level 15 Poison Explosion (27 Charges)
Level 13 Poison Nova (11 Charges)
+273 Poison Damage Over 6 seconds

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Breath of the Dying

Runewords

50% Chance To Cast Level 20 Poison Nova When You Kill An Enemy
Indestructible
+60% Increased Attack Speed
+350-400% Enhanced Damage 
+200% Damage To Undead
-25% Target Defense
+50 To Attack Rating
+50 To Attack Rating Against Undead
7% Mana Stolen Per Hit
12-15% Life Stolen Per Hit (varies)
Prevent Monster Heal
+30 To All Attributes
+1 To Light Radius
Requirements -20%

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Call to Arms

Runewords

+1 To All Skills
+40% Increased Attack Speed
+250-290% Enhanced Damage 
Adds 5-30 Fire Damage
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
+2-6 To Battle Command 
+1-6 To Battle Orders 
+1-4 To Battle Cry
Prevent Monster Heal
Replenish Life +12
30% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items

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Eternity

Runewords

Indestructible
+260-310% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Minimum Damage
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
20% Chance of Crushing Blow
Hit Blinds Target
Slows Target By 33%
Regenerate Mana 16%
Replenish Life +16
Cannot Be Frozen
30% Better Chance Of Getting Magic Items
Level 8 Revive (88 Charges)

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Hand of Justice

Runewords

100% Chance To Cast Level 36 Blaze When You Level-Up
100% Chance To Cast Level 48 Meteor When You Die
Level 16 Holy Fire Aura When Equipped
+33% Increased Attack Speed
+280-330% Enhanced Damage
Ignore Target's Defense
7% Life Stolen Per Hit
-20% To Enemy Fire Resistance
20% Deadly Strike
Hit Blinds Target
Freezes Target +3

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Heart of the Oak

Runewords

+3 To All Skills
+40% Faster Cast Rate
+75% Damage To Demons
+100 To Attack Rating Against Demons
Adds 3-14 Cold Damage, 3 sec. Duration (Normal)
7% Mana Stolen Per Hit
+10 To Dexterity
Replenish Life +20
Increase Maximum Mana 15%
All Resistances +30-40 (varies)
Level 4 Oak Sage (25 Charges)
Level 14 Raven (60 Charges)

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Passion

Runewords

+25% Increased Attack Speed
+160-210% Enhanced Damage
50-80% Bonus To Attack Rating
+75% Damage To Undead
+50 To Attack Rating Against Undead
Adds 1-50 Lightning Damage
+1 To Berserk
+1 To Zeal
Hit Blinds Target +10
Hit Causes Monster To Flee 25%
75% Extra Gold From Monsters
Level 3 Heart of Wolverine (12 Charges)

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Wind

Runewords

10% Chance To Cast Level 9 Tornado On Striking
+20% Faster Run Walk
+40% Increased Attack Speed
+15% Faster Hit Recovery
+120-160% Enhanced Damage
-50% Target Defense
+50 To Attack Rating
Hit Blinds Target
+1 To Light Radius
Level 13 Twister (127 Charges)

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Fortitude

Runewords
(Ladder Only)

Weapons
20% Chance To Cast Level 15 Chilling Armor when Struck
+25% Faster Cast Rate
+300% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Minimum Damage
+50 To Attack Rating
20% Deadly Strike
Hit Causes Monster To Flee 25%
+200% Enhanced Defense
+X To Life (Based on Character Level)
All Resistances +25-30 (varies)
12% Damage Taken Goes To Mana
+1 To Light Radius

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Insight

Runewords
(Ladder Only)

Level 12-17 Meditation Aura When Equipped
+35% Faster Cast Rate
+200-260% Enhanced Damage
+9 To Minimum Damage
180-250% Bonus to Attack Rating
Adds 5-30 Fire Damage
+75 Poison Damage Over 5 Seconds
+1-6 To Critical Strike 
+5 To All Attributes
+2 To Mana After Each Kill
23% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items

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Phoenix

Runewords
(Ladder Only)

Weapons
100% Chance To Cast level 40 Blaze When You Level-up
40% Chance To Cast Level 22 Firestorm On Striking
Level 10-15 Redemption Aura When Equipped (varies)
+350-400% Enhanced Damage (varies)
Ignores Target's Defense
14% Mana Stolen Per Hit
-28% To Enemy Fire Resistance
20% Deadly Strike
+350-400 Defense Vs. Missile
+15-21 Fire Absorb 

 

Base Staves Table for Diablo 2

Name

Description

Type

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Short Staff

1 - 5 Two Hand Damage
Durability: 20
Sockets: 2
Magic Level: 1
Normal

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Long Staff

2 - 8 Two Hand Damage
Durability: 30
Sockets: 3
Magic Level: 1
Normal

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Gnarled Staff

4 - 12 Two Hand Damage
Durability: 35
Sockets: 4
Magic Level: 1
Normal

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Battle Staff

6 - 13 Two Hand Damage
Durability: 40
Sockets: 4
Magic Level: 1
Normal

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War Staff

12 - 28 Two Hand Damage
Durability: 50
Sockets: 6
Magic Level: 1
Normal

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Jo Staff

6 - 21 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 18
Minimum Strength: 25
Durability: 20
Sockets: 2
Magic Level: 1
Exceptional

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Quarterstaff

8 - 26 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 23
Minimum Strength: 25
Durability: 30
Sockets: 3
Magic Level: 1
Exceptional

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Cedar Staff

11 - 32 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 25
Minimum Strength: 25
Durability: 35
Sockets: 4
Magic Level: 1
Exceptional

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Gothic Staff

14 - 34 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 25
Minimum Strength: 25
Durability: 40
Sockets: 4
Magic Level: 1
Exceptional

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Rune Staff

24 - 58 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 25
Minimum Strength: 25
Durability: 50
Sockets: 6
Magic Level: 1
Exceptional

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Walking Stick

69 - 85 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 43
Minimum Strength: 25
Durability: 20
Sockets: 2
Magic Level: 1
Elite

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Stalagmite

75 - 107 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 49
Minimum Strength: 63
Minimum Dexterity: 35
Durability: 30
Sockets: 3
Magic Level: 1
Elite

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Elder Staff

80 - 93 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 55
Minimum Strength: 44
Minimum Dexterity: 37
Durability: 35
Sockets: 4
Magic Level: 1
Elite

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Shillelagh

65 - 108 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 62
Minimum Strength: 52
Minimum Dexterity: 27
Durability: 40
Sockets: 4
Magic Level: 1
Elite

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Archon Staff

83 - 99 Two Hand Damage
Level Requirement: 66
Minimum Strength: 34
Durability: 26
Sockets: 6
Magic Level: 1
Elite

 

 




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