Beast runeword

Beast is a Diablo 2 Resurrected runeword created by combining ber + tir + um + mal + lum into a 5 socket axe, hammer or scepter. It requires at least level 63 to equip.

Beast is a high damage runeword most useful for granting a Fanaticism aura. Along with Faith, it is the only runeword granting the Fanaticism aura to its user. Generally, the best base for the Beast runeword is a Berserker Axe.

Fanaticism level breakdown
Fanaticism level
party damage +%5967768493101110118127
your damage +%118135152169186203220237254
attack speed +%252627282930313132
attack rating +%6065707580859095100




Berserker Axe'BerTirUmMalLum'required level: 63item type: Axe | Scepter | Hammer
  • Level 9 Fanaticism Aura When Equipped
  • +40% Increased Attack Speed
  • +240-270% Enhanced Damage (varies)
  • 20% Chance of Crushing Blow
  • 25% Chance of Open Wounds
  • +3 To Werebear
  • +3 To Lycanthropy
  • Prevent Monster Heal
  • +25-40 To Strength (varies)
  • +10 To Energy
  • +2 To Mana After Each Kill
  • Level 13 Summon Grizzly (5 Charges)
  • socketed (5)

Eligible bases

Frequently asked questions

What runes make Beast?

You need Ber + Tir + Um + Mal + Lum rune to create Beast.

Is Beast ladder only?

No, Beast is not ladder only in Diablo 2 Lord of Destruction and Diablo 2 Resurrected.

What is the best base for Beast?

The recommended base to make Beast is a Berserker Axe.