Overview of all armor bases and runewords

body armor



2 socket armor runewords

Allowed BasesRuneword Recipe
Nadir2 socketshelm
nef + tir
+50% Enhanced Defense+10 Defense+30 Defense vs. Missile (nef)+5 to Strength+2 to Mana after each Kill (tir)-33% Extra Gold from Monsters-3 to Light RadiusLevel 13 Cloak of Shadows (9 charges)
Stealth2 socketsbody armor
tal + eth
Magic Damage Reduced By 3+6 To Dexterity+15 To Maximum StaminaPoison Resist +30% (tal)Regenerate Mana 15% (eth)25% Faster Run/Walk+25% Faster Cast Rate+25% Faster Hit Recovery
Lore2 socketshelm
ort + sol
+1 to All Skills+10 to EnergyLightning Resist +30% (ort)Damage Reduced by 7 (sol)+2 to Mana after each Kill+2 to Light Radius
Rhyme2 socketsshield29
+40% Faster Block Rate20% Increased Chance of Blocking (shael)Regenerate Mana 15% (eth)All Resistances +25Cannot be Frozen50% Extra Gold from Monsters25% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items
Smoke2 socketsbody armor
nef + lum
+20% Faster Hit Recovery+75% Enhanced Defense+280 Defense vs. Missile (nef)+10 to Energy (lum)All Resistances +50-1 to Light RadiusLevel 6 Weaken (18 charges)
Splendor2 socketsshield
eth + lum
+1 To All Skills+10% Faster Cast Rate+20% Faster Block Rate+60-100% Enhanced Defense (varies)+10 To Energy (lum)Regenerate Mana 15% (eth)50% Extra Gold From Monsters20% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items+3 To Light Radius
Prudence2 socketsbody armor
mal + tir
+25% Faster Hit Recovery+140-170% Enhanced Defense (varies)All Resistances +25-35 (varies)Damage Reduced by 3Magic Damage Reduced by 17 (mal)+2 To Mana After Each Kill (tir)+1 To Light RadiusRepairs 1 Durability every 4 seconds

3 socket armor runewords

Allowed BasesRuneword Recipe
Ancient's Pledge3 socketsshield
ral + ort + tal
+50% Enhanced DefenseCold Resist +43%Lightning Resist +48% (ort)Fire Resist +48% (ral)Poison Resist +48% (tal)10% Damage Taken Goes to Mana
Radiance3 socketshelm
nef + sol + ith
+75% Enhanced Defense+30 Defense vs. Missile (nef)+10 to Vitality+10 to Energy+33 to ManaDamage Reduced by 7 (sol)Magic Damage Reduced by 315% Damage Taken Goes to Mana (ith)+5 to Light Radius
Peace3 socketsbody armor
shael + thul + amn
4% Chance To Cast Level 5 Slow Missiles When Struck2% Chance To Cast level 15 Valkyrie On Striking+2 To Amazon Skill Levels+20% Faster Hit Recovery (shael)+2 To Critical StrikeCold Resist +30% (thul)Attacker Takes Damage of 14 (amn)
Myth3 socketsbody armor
hel + amn + nef
3% Chance To Cast Level 1 Howl When Struck10% Chance To Cast Level 1 Taunt On Striking+2 To Barbarian Skill Levels+30 Defense Vs. Missile (nef)Replenish Life +10Attacker Takes Damage of 14 (amn)Requirements -15% (hel)
Lionheart3 socketsbody armor
hel + lum + fal
+20% Enhanced Damage+25 To Strength (fal)+15 To Dexterity+20 To Vitality+10 To Energy (lum)+50 To LifeAll Resistances +30Requirements -15% (hel)
Treachery3 socketsbody armor
shael + thul + lem
5% Chance To Cast Level 15 Fade When Struck25% Chance To Cast level 15 Venom On Striking+2 To Assassin Skills+45% Increased Attack Speed+20% Faster Hit Recovery (shael)Cold Resist +30% (thul)50% Extra Gold From Monsters (lem)
Wealth3 socketsbody armor
lem + ko + tir
+10 to Dexterity (ko)+2 to Mana After Each Kill (tir)300% Extra Gold From Monsters (lem)100% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items
Enlightenment3 socketsbody armor
pul + ral + sol
5% Chance To Cast Level 15 Blaze When Struck5% Chance To Cast level 15 Fire Ball On Striking+2 To Sorceress Skill Levels+1 To Warmth+30% Enhanced Defense (pul)Fire Resist +30% (ral)Damage Reduced By 7 (sol)
Wisdom3 socketshelm
pul + ith + eld
33% Piercing Attack+15-25% Bonus to Attack Rating (varies)4-8% mana stolen per hit (varies)+30% Enhanced Defense (pul)+10 EnergyLowers Stamina drain by 15% (eld)Cannot Be Frozen+5 mana after each kill15% damage taken goes to mana (ith)
Bone3 socketsbody armor
sol + um + um
15% Chance To Cast level 10 Bone Armor When Struck15% Chance To Cast level 10 Bone Spear On Striking+2 To Necromancer Skill Levels+100-150 To Mana (varies)All Resistances +30 (um)Damage Reduced By 7 (sol)
Duress3 socketsbody armor
shael + um + thul
+40% faster hit Recovery (shael)+10-20% Enhanced Damage (varies)Adds 37-133 Cold Damage15% Chance of Crushing Blow33% Chance of Open Wounds+150-200% Enhanced Defense (varies)-20% Slower Stamina DrainCold Resist +45% (thul)Lightning Resist +15%Fire Resist +15%Poison Resist +15%
Gloom3 socketsbody armor
fal + um + pul
15% Chance To Cast Level 3 Dim Vision When Struck+10% Faster Hit Recovery+200-260% Enhanced Defense (varies) (pul)+10 To Strength (fal)All Resistances +45 (um)Half Freeze Duration5% Damage Taken Goes To Mana-3 To Light Radius
Rain3 socketsbody armor
ort + mal + ith
5% Chance To Cast Level 15 Cyclone Armor When Struck5% Chance To Cast Level 15 Twister On Striking+2 To Druid Skills+100-150 To Mana (varies)Lightning Resist +30% (ort)Magic Damage Reduced By 7 (mal)15% Damage Taken Goes to Mana (ith)
Sanctuary3 socketsshield
ko + ko + mal
+20% Faster Hit Recovery+20% Faster Block Rate20% Increased Chance of Blocking+130-160% Enhanced Defense (varies)+250 Defense vs. Missile+20 To Dexterity (ko)All Resistances +50-70 (varies)Magic Damage Reduced By 7 (mal)Level 12 Slow Missiles (60 Charges)
Delirium3 socketshelm
lem + ist + io
1% Chance To Cast level 50 Delirium When Struck6% Chance To Cast level 14 Mind Blast When Struck14% Chance To Cast level 13 Terror When Struck11% Chance To Cast level 18 Confuse On Striking+2 To All Skills+261 Defense+10 To Vitality (io)50% Extra Gold From Monsters (lem)25% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items (ist)Level 17 Attract (60 Charges)
Principle3 socketsbody armor
ral + gul + eld
100% Chance To Cast Level 5 Holy Bolt On Striking+2 To Paladin Skill Levels+50% Damage to Undead+100-150 to Life (varies)15% Slower Stamina Drain+5% To Maximum Poison Resist (gul)Fire Resist +30% (ral)
Flickering Flame3 socketshelm
nef + pul + vex
Level 4-8 Resist Fire Aura When Equipped (varies)+3 to Fire Skills-10-15% to Enemy Fire Resistance (varies)+30% Enhanced Defense (pul)+30 Defense vs. Missile (nef)Adds 3-14 Cold Damage+50-75 to Mana (varies)+5% to Maximum Fire Resist (vex)Half Freeze DurationPoison Length Reduced by 50%
Dragon3 socketsbody armorshield
sur + lo + sol
20% Chance to Cast Level 18 Venom When Struck12% Chance To Cast Level 15 Hydra On StrikingLevel 14 Holy Fire Aura When Equipped+360 Defense+230 Defense Vs. Missile+3-5 To All Attributes (varies)+(0.375*Clvl) To Strength (Based on Character Level)+5% To Maximum Lightning Resist (lo)Damage Reduced by 7 (sol)ArmorIncrease Maximum Mana 5% (sur)Shields+50 To Mana (sur)
Dream3 socketshelmshield
io + jah + pul
10% Chance To Cast Level 15 Confuse When StruckLevel 15 Holy Shock Aura When Equipped+20-30% Faster Hit Recovery (varies)+30% Enhanced Defense (pul)+150-220 Defense (varies)+10 To Vitality (io)+(0.625*Clvl) To Mana (Based On Character Level)All Resistances +5-20 (varies)12-25% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items (varies)HeadgearIncrease Maximum Life 5% (jah)Shields+50 To Life (jah)
Enigma3 socketsbody armor
jah + ith + ber
+2 To All Skills+45% Faster Run/Walk+1 To Teleport+750-775 Defense (varies)+(0.75*Clvl) To Strength (Based On Character Level)Increase Maximum Life 5% (jah)Damage Reduced By 8% (ber)+14 Life After Each Kill15% Damage Taken Goes To Mana (ith)(1*Clvl)% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items (Based On Character Level)

4 socket armor runewords

Allowed BasesRuneword Recipe
Spirit4 socketsshieldsword
tal + thul + ort + amn
+2 To All Skills+25-35% Faster Cast Rate (varies)+55% Faster Hit Recovery+250 Defense Vs. Missile+22 To Vitality+89-112 To Mana (varies)+3-8 Magic Absorb (varies)ShieldsCold Resist +35% (thul)Lightning Resist +35% (ort)Poison Resist +35% (tal)Attacker Takes Damage of 14 (amn)SwordsAdds 1-50 Lightning Damage (ort)Adds 3-14 Cold Damage (thul)+75 Poison Damage Over 5 Seconds (tal)7% Life Stolen Per Hit (amn)
Stone4 socketsbody armor
shael + um + pul + lum
+60% Faster Hit Recovery (shael)+250-290% Enhanced Defense (varies) (pul)+300 Defense Vs. Missile+16 To Strength+16 To Vitality+10 To Energy (lum)All Resistances +15 (um)Level 16 Molten Boulder (80 Charges)Level 16 Clay Golem (16 Charges)
Exile4 socketspaladin shield
vex + ohm + ist + dol
15% Chance To Cast Level 5 Life Tap On StrikingLevel 13-16 Defiance Aura When Equipped (varies)+2 To Offensive Auras (Paladin Only)+30% Faster Block RateFreezes Target+220-260% Enhanced Defense (varies)Replenish Life +7 (dol)+5% To Maximum Cold Resist (ohm)+5% To Maximum Fire Resist (vex)25% Better Chance Of Getting Magic Items (ist)Repairs 1 Durability every 4 seconds
Fortitude4 socketsweaponbody armor
el + sol + dol + lo
20% Chance To Cast Level 15 Chilling Armor when Struck+25% Faster Cast Rate+300% Enhanced Damage+200% Enhanced Defense+((8-12)*0.125*Clvl) To Life (Based on Character Level) (varies)All Resistances +25-30 (varies)12% Damage Taken Goes To Mana+1 To Light Radius (el)Weapons+9 To Minimum Damage (sol)+50 To Attack Rating (el)20% Deadly Strike (lo)Hit Causes Monster To Flee 25% (dol)Armor+15 Defense (el)Replenish Life +7 (dol)+5% To Maximum Lightning Resist (lo)Damage Reduced By 7 (sol)
Bramble4 socketsbody armor
ral + ohm + sur + eth
Level 15-21 Thorns Aura When Equipped (varies)+50% Faster Hit Recovery+25-50% To Poison Skill Damage (varies)+300 DefenseIncrease Maximum Mana 5% (sur)Regenerate Mana 15% (eth)+5% To Maximum Cold Resist (ohm)Fire Resist +30% (ral)Poison Resist +100%+13 Life After Each KillLevel 13 Spirit of Barbs (33 Charges)
Chains of Honor4 socketsbody armor
dol + um + ber + ist
+2 To All Skills+200% Damage To Demons+100% Damage To Undead8% Life Stolen Per Hit+70% Enhanced Defense+20 To StrengthReplenish Life +7 (dol)All Resistances +65 (um)Damage Reduced By 8% (ber)25% Better Chance of Getting Magic Items (ist)
Phoenix4 socketsweaponshield
vex + vex + lo + jah
100% Chance To Cast level 40 Blaze When You Level-up40% Chance To Cast Level 22 Firestorm On StrikingLevel 10-15 Redemption Aura When Equipped (varies)+350-400% Enhanced Damage (varies)-28% To Enemy Fire Resistance+350-400 Defense Vs. Missile (varies)+15-21 Fire Absorb (varies)WeaponsIgnore Target's Defense (jah)14% Mana Stolen Per Hit (vex)20% Deadly Strike (lo)Shields+50 To Life (jah)+5% To Maximum Lightning Resist (lo)+10% To Maximum Fire Resist (vex)