Black runeword

Black is a Diablo 2 Resurrected runeword created by combining thul + io + nef into a 3 socket club, hammer or mace. It requires at least level 35 to equip.

The high amount of Crushing Blow, Enhanced Damage, and Increased Attack Speed, makes this weapon a viable choice for melee characters. The runewords also has the Knockback mod, which can be annoying as a melee user.

Did you know? It takes on average 25.3 countess runs on Nightmare difficulty to get this runeword.


Tyrant Club'ThulIoNef'required level: 35item type: Club | Hammer | Mace
  • +15% Increased Attack Speed
  • +120% Enhanced Damage
  • +200 to Attack Rating
  • Adds 3-14 Cold Damage
  • 40% Chance of Crushing Blow
  • Knockback
  • +10 to Vitality
  • Magic Damage Reduced By 2
  • Level 4 Corpse Explosion (12 Charges)
  • socketed (3)

Eligible bases

Frequently asked questions

What runes make Black?

You need Thul + Io + Nef rune to create Black.

Is Black ladder only?

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