Poison Cloud (trait skill)

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the Death Nova trait skill. For other uses, see Poison Cloud.
Corrosive Poison Cloud.png

Poison Cloud

10.75¾ Activation time  

Necromancer tango icon 20px.png Necromancer (skill list)
Death Nova
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The target area is enveloped in a noxious cloud of poison.

 Damage.png Damage: 199 (0.75)?
 Poison 40px.png Poison (5s): 168 Damage, -33% Healing Effectiveness
 Miscellaneous effect.png Number of Targets: 5
 Miscellaneous effect.png Pulses: 2
 Radius.png Radius: 240
 Combo.png Combo Field: Poison
 Miscellaneous effect.png Unblockable

— In-game description [?]

Related traits[edit]

Although this skill is classified as a corruption skill, it does not interact with Master of Corruption.
  • Death Magic Death NovaMinions explode in a cloud of poison when they die. This effect also triggers when you are downed. When you kill an enemy, summon a Jagged Horror minion to fight by your side.


  • The cloud of poison has a duration of 4 seconds.
  • Also created when downed with Superior Rune of the Afflicted.
  • When triggered via a minion death the physical damage uses the minion's stats instead of the Necromancer's. This results in approximately 699 base damage against a 2597 armor target.