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Iron Maiden

Rank 1/5


Essence Cost: 10
Curse the target area. Enemies afflicted by Iron Maiden take X [20%] damage each time they deal direct damage. Lasts 10 seconds

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Iron Maiden is a Necromancer Skill in Diablo 4. Iron Maiden allows Necromancers to curse a target area, dealing damage to enemies to all enemies on it each time the deal direct damage. It costs 10 essence.

NOTE: Stats updated as of Patch 1.0.3, released June 27th.


Iron Maiden Diablo 4 Information

Iron Maiden belongs to the Necromancer class Skill Tree, and is part of the Curse Cluster.

Active Skills can be ranked up to Rank 5. Players can also Enhance and then Upgrade the skill to add new features to its effects.

Active Skills are represented by big square icons in the Skill Tree menu.


Iron Maiden Effects in Diablo 4

Iron Maiden can be upgraded up to Rank 5, by spending more skill points. Upgrading Iron Maiden will further increase its benefits depending on its rank:

Rank 1:
  • Damagetriangle improve icon diablo4 wiki guide 15pxX [20%]
Rank 2:
  • Damagetriangle improve icon diablo4 wiki guide 15pxX [22%]
Rank 3:
  • Damagetriangle improve icon diablo4 wiki guide 15pxX [24%]
Rank 4:
  • Damagetriangle improve icon diablo4 wiki guide 15pxX [26%]
Rank 5:
  • Damagetriangle improve icon diablo4 wiki guide 15pxX [28%]


Diablo 4 Enhance & Upgrade for Iron Maiden

You can Enhance Iron Maiden to add the following effects:

  • Enhanced Iron Maiden: Iron Maiden no longer costs Essence. Instead, gain 5 Essence for each enemy cursed. Does not work with enemies who are already cursed with Iron Maiden.

After enhancing Iron Maiden, you may also Upgrade it, to get the following effects depending on the upgrade you selected. You may only choose 1 of these:

  • Abhorrent Iron Maiden: Heal for 5% of your Maximum Life when an enemy dies while afflicted with Iron Maiden.
  • Horrid Iron Maiden: When at least 3 enemies are afflicted by Iron Maiden, its damage is increased by 20% [x]

Enhancements and Upgrades are represented by diamond shaped icons in the Skill Tree menu


Builds that use Iron Maiden in Diablo 4

Iron Maiden is used in the following Builds:



Diablo 4 Iron Maiden Notes & Tips

  • Other Notes & Tips for Iron Maiden go here


All Necromancer Skills in Diablo 4
Abhorrent Decrepify  ♦  Abhorrent Iron Maiden  ♦  Acolyte's Bone Splinters  ♦  Acolyte's Decompose  ♦  Acolyte's Hemorrhage  ♦  Acolyte's Reap  ♦  Amplify Damage  ♦  Army of the Dead  ♦  Blight  ♦  Blighted Corpse Explosion  ♦  Blighted Corpse Tendrils  ♦  Blood Lance  ♦  Blood Mist  ♦  Blood Surge  ♦  Blood Wave  ♦  Bonded in Essence  ♦  Bone Prison  ♦  Bone Spear  ♦  Bone Spirit  ♦  Bone Splinters  ♦  Bone Storm  ♦  Coalesced Blood  ♦  Compound Fracture  ♦  Corpse Explosion  ♦  Corpse Tendrils  ♦  Crippling Darkness  ♦  Death's Defense  ♦  Death's Embrace  ♦  Death's Reach  ♦  Decompose  ♦  Decrepify  ♦  Drain Vitality  ♦  Dreadful Blood Mist  ♦  Dreadful Bone Prison  ♦  Dreadful Bone Spirit  ♦  Enhanced Blight  ♦  Enhanced Blood Lance  ♦  Enhanced Blood Mist  ♦  Enhanced Blood Surge  ♦  Enhanced Bone Prison  ♦  Enhanced Bone Spear  ♦  Enhanced Bone Spirit  ♦  Enhanced Bone Splinters  ♦  Enhanced Corpse Explosion  ♦  Enhanced Corpse Tendrils  ♦  Enhanced Decompose  ♦  Enhanced Decrepify  ♦  Enhanced Hemorrhage  ♦  Enhanced Iron Maiden  ♦  Enhanced Reap  ♦  Enhanced Sever  ♦  Evulsion  ♦  Fueled By Death  ♦  Ghastly Blood Mist  ♦  Ghastly Bone Prison  ♦  Ghastly Bone Spirit  ♦  Gloom  ♦  Golem Mastery  ♦  Golem Skill  ♦  Grim Harvest  ♦  Gruesome Mending  ♦  Hellbent Commander  ♦  Hemorrhage  ♦  Hewed Flesh  ♦  Horrid Decrepify  ♦  Horrid Iron Maiden  ♦  Imperfectly Balanced  ♦  Initiate's Bone Splinters  ♦  Initiate's Decompose  ♦  Initiate's Hemorrhage  ♦  Initiate's Reap  ♦  Inspiring Leader  ♦  Kalan's Edict  ♦  Memento Mori  ♦  Necrotic Carapace  ♦  Ossified Essence  ♦  Paranormal Blight  ♦  Paranormal Blood Lance  ♦  Paranormal Blood Surge  ♦  Paranormal Bone Spear  ♦  Paranormal Sever  ♦  Plagued Corpse Explosion  ♦  Plagued Corpse Tendrils  ♦  Prime Army of the Dead  ♦  Prime Blood Wave  ♦  Prime Bone Storm  ♦  Raise Skeleton  ♦  Rapid Ossification  ♦  Rathma's Vigor  ♦  Reap  ♦  Reaper's Pursuit  ♦  Serration  ♦  Sever  ♦  Shadowblight  ♦  Skeletal Mage Mastery  ♦  Skeletal Warrior Mastery  ♦  Spiked Armor  ♦  Stand Alone  ♦  Supernatural Blight  ♦  Supernatural Blood Lance  ♦  Supernatural Blood Surge  ♦  Supernatural Bone Spear  ♦  Supernatural Sever  ♦  Supreme Army of the Dead  ♦  Supreme Blood Wave  ♦  Supreme Bone Storm  ♦  Terror  ♦  Tides of Blood  ♦  Transfusion  ♦  Unliving Energy


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