Stat changing

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Stat changing or stat swapping is a feature of Legendary equipment that allows one to change the stats on their gear. Most Ascended gear can be replaced with new items that offer different stats; unlike legendary stat-swapping, this is not free and destroys the original gear (along with any upgrades or infusions it might have). Ascended weapons, armor, and attribute infusions are transitioned via parallel Mystic Forge recipes; some ascended trinkets can be reforged using special stat-changing items.

There are also stat selectable items, which allow the player to choose the attribute combination once.

Changing stats[edit]


Legendary equipment can have their currently selected stats changed at any time while out of combat at no cost.

If the item is in the inventory, players will need to right click and choose "Customize". Doing so will open a window where they may select any available attribute combination.

If the item has already been equipped, players can either double click it to open up the same window, or unequip it and do the above method.

Ascended weapons and armor[edit]

Ascended weapons and armor items can be exchanged for another of the same type with different stats by using an Exotic insignia (armor) or inscription (weapon) with the desired stats in one of the Mystic Forge recipes presented below.

Item Ingredients
Crimson Antique Blade.png Ascended weapon 1
Ascended weapon Original ascended weapon
Knight's Orichalcum Imbued Inscription.png Orichalcum Imbued Inscription with the desired stats
Glob of Ectoplasm.png Glob of Ectoplasm
Durmand Priory Book.png Anthology of Heroes
Illustrious Doublet.png Ascended armor 1
Ascended armor Original ascended armor
Knight's Intricate Gossamer Insignia.png Master insignia with the desired stats
Glob of Ectoplasm.png Glob of Ectoplasm
Durmand Priory Book.png Anthology of Heroes



Attribute Infusions that grant +9 Agony Resistance can have the attribute they provide changed with the following Mystic Forge recipe:

Item Ingredients
Mighty 9 Agony Infusion.png Infusion of the desired stat 1 Mighty 9 Agony Infusion.png Infusion to change
1 Durmand Priory Book.png Anthology of Heroes
25 or 150 Tier 6 crafting material for the desired stat
Varies Unique item (see respective page)
Infusion Unique material
Mighty 9 Agony Infusion.png Mighty +9 Agony Infusion
Precise 9 Agony Infusion.png Precise +9 Agony Infusion
Malign 9 Agony Infusion.png Malign +9 Agony Infusion
Resilient 9 Agony Infusion.png Resilient +9 Agony Infusion
Vital 9 Agony Infusion.png Vital +9 Agony Infusion
Healing 9 Agony Infusion.png Healing +9 Agony Infusion
Healing 9 Agony Infusion.png Mystical +9 Agony Infusion
Malign 9 Agony Infusion.png Spiteful +9 Agony Infusion
Celestial Infusion (Blue).png Celestial Infusion (Blue)
Celestial Infusion (Red).png Celestial Infusion (Red)
2 Integrated Fractal Matrix.png Integrated Fractal Matrix
Ghostly Infusion.png Ghostly Infusion
Bauble.png Moto's Unstable Bauble Infusion: Blue
Bauble.png Moto's Unstable Bauble Infusion: Red
Polyluminescent Undulating Refractor (Black).png Polyluminescent Undulating Infusion (Black)
Polyluminescent Undulating Refractor (Green).png Polyluminescent Undulating Infusion (Green)
Polyluminescent Undulating Refractor (Orange).png Polyluminescent Undulating Infusion (Orange)
Polyluminescent Undulating Refractor (Teal).png Polyluminescent Undulating Infusion (Teal)
5 Mystic Coin.png Mystic Coin
Phospholuminescent Infusion.png Phospholuminescent Infusion 5 Tattered Bat Wing.png Tattered Bat Wing
Winter's Heart Infusion.png Winter's Heart Infusion
Snow Diamond Infusion.png Snow Diamond Infusion
250 Snowflake.png Snowflake
Festive Confetti Infusion.png Festive Confetti Infusion 100 Choya Spine.png Choya Spine
Ambrite Fossilized Spider.png Chak Infusion1
Vial of Liquid Aurillium.png Liquid Aurillium Infusion1
Ambrite Fossilized Bee.png Queen Bee Infusion1
1 Glob of Coagulated Mists Essence.png Glob of Coagulated Mists Essence
Material Corresponding stat
25 Vial of Powerful Blood.png Vial of Powerful Blood Power.png Power
25 Vicious Claw.png Vicious Claw Precision.png Precision
25 Powerful Venom Sac.png Powerful Venom Sac Condition Damage.png Condition Damage
25 Elaborate Totem.png Elaborate Totem Healing Power.png Healing Power
25 Armored Scale.png Armored Scale Toughness.png Toughness
25 Ancient Bone.png Ancient Bone Vitality.png Vitality
150 Leaf Fossil.png Leaf Fossil Boon Duration.png Concentration
150 Barbed Thorn.png Barbed Thorn Condition Duration.png Expertise

Resetting stats[edit]

Certain items that have selectable stats can have their stats reset, allowing the player to choose another.


The stats on Bloodbound weapons can be reset with the following Mystic Forge recipe:

Item Ingredients
Skill.png Same Bloodbound Weapon with selectable stats 1  Skill.png Bloodbound weapon to be reset
1  Philosopher's Stone.png Philosopher's Stone
5  Pile of Crystalline Dust.png Pile of Crystalline Dust
1  Bloodbound Adjuster.png Bloodbound Adjuster

Similar to the recipe for Ascended weapons, you will lose any sigil placed into them. These are the only Rare items that can have their stats reset.


The stats on certain Ascended trinkets can have their stats reset by using their respective capacitor. Using this item will reset the stats of all respective trinkets in your inventory and destroy any upgrades placed in them (infusions and enrichments [verification requested]). It does not affect the ones currently equipped.

Pseudo stat reset[edit]

  • Infusing an Ascended ring or back item that has selectable stats will "reset" the item, allowing you to choose a different set of stats. This method is only possible once per ring or back item.
  • The Regrown Caladbolg can be changed to a different weapon through Ridhais after completing The Sword Regrown side story. Changing it will allow you to choose its stats again.
    • Despite being an ascended weapon, you cannot use the Mystic Forge to change its stats.

Similar to Ascended stat changing, using either of these methods will make you lose any upgrade components placed in them.


  • There are no existing plans to offer stat-changing or stat transforming recipes for exotic or lesser rarities of gear.