Death's Carapace

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Death's Carapace

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Increased toughness per stack.

Miscellaneous effect.png Toughness per stack: 20

— In-game description ?


  • +20 Toughness per stack in PvE/WvW (max. 30 stacks)
  • +10 Toughness per stack in PvP
  • When the necromancer has 1 stack of Death's Caparace, a black ghostly familiar spirit (a supernatural spirit or demon, often in the form of an animal, supposed to serve and aid a witch or other individual) will circle around them, leaving a dark green trail. An additional familiar will circle around the necromancer for every 10 stacks after that, up to a maximum of 3 familiars when at or above 21 stacks.

Related traits[edit]


Traits that improve death's carapace

Version history[edit]

For a detailed effect history, see here.

Patch Changes
March 04, 2020
  • Reduced toughness per stack from 20 to 10 in PvP only.
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • Added visual effect for this buff that updates based on the number of stacks the player has.
October 01, 2019
  • Death's Carapace has been added to the game.