D4 Sever | Necromancer Active Skill

Sever is an Active skill for the Necromancer class, in the Core category. it has the following effects: (simplified) A specter of you charges forward and attack with its scythe damaging enemies, and returns to you while damaging them again.

For skill tree node info see: Sever | Necromancer Skill Tree Node

Sever has one primary "enhancement", and a choice of one of two "upgrades".

Primary Enhancement

Enhanced Sever: Sever damages enemies along its path for 25% of its initial damage..


Paranormal Sever: Every 4th cast of Sever makes enemies Vulnerable for 2s..
Supernatural Sever: Sever deals 2% increased damage for each Minion you have upon cast..

Recent Changes: Related Uniques and Related Aspects implemented.
TODO: Legendary Node relations, and "tag" based synergy finder.

Modifiers & Synergies

Here, we will be tracking all sources of effects that modify Sever.

Legendary Aspects

Legenadry aspects that modify Sever.

  • Aspect of Empowering Reaper: Damaging enemies with Sever has a [10 - 20%] chance to spawn a pool of Blight under the target that deals x [40 - 80%] bonus damage. This effect can only happen once every 3 seconds.

Unique Items

Unique Items that modify Sever.

  • Greaves of the Empty Tomb: Create desecrated ground beneath your Sever spectres as they travel, damaging enemies for [X] Shadow damage over 2 seconds.

Paragon Related

Paragon system related modifiers for Sever.

Rare / Normal Nodes


Legendary Nodes

Other Sources

Related Links & Other Information

Still got a lot to do, a lot of data to track, and how best to present it! Post-launch will clarify alot of this for us!

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