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Pulverize

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Pulverize is a Druid skill from the Core skill tree. Its features are:

Grants Player Exploits Condition
Physical Damage N/A
Werebear
Shapeshifting
Overpowers
Reduced Damage
Stuns (CC)


Pulverize Details and Upgrades

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Pulverize

Shapeshift into a Werebear and slam the ground, dealing 88% damage to surrounding enemies.

Lucky Hit Chance: 25%
Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Core, Shapeshifting, Werebear

Upgrades

Enhanced Pulverize Upgrade

Enhanced Pulverize

Your next Pulverize will Overpower every 12 seconds while you remain Healthy .

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Primal Pulverize

Enemies hit with Pulverize deal 20% reduced damage for 4 seconds.

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Raging Pulverize

Pulverize deals 30%[x] increased Overpower Damage. Enemies Overpowered by Pulverize are Stunned for 3 seconds.


Other Skills that work with Pulverize

The following skills either:

  • Create a condition Pulverize can exploit
  • Exploit a condition Pulverize creates
Basic Tree
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Wild Earth Spike

Summon a second Earth Spike when hitting an Immobilized or Stunned enemy.

Skill

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Fierce Earth Spike

Fortify for 12% of your Maximum Life whenever Earth Spike damages enemies who are Stunned, Immobilized, or Knocked Back.

Skill

Core Tree
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Wild Impulses

Your Druid_Skill_Tree#Core|Core Skills cost 3%[x] more Spirit but deal 5%[x] increased damage.

Damage: Physical Damage
Passive

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Iron Fur

You gain 3% Damage Reduction while in Werebear form.
This bonus persists for 3 seconds after leaving Werebear form.

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Werebear, Shapeshifting Passive

Wrath Tree
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Mending

While in Werebear form, you receive 6%[+] additional Healing from all sources and gain 4%[x] increased Maximum Life.

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Shapeshifting, Werebear Passive

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Provocation

When you remain in Werebear form for at least 20 seconds, your next non-Defensive Skill will Overpower.

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Shapeshifting, Werebear Passive

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Crushing Earth

Earth Skills deal 5%[x] increased damage to Slowed (CC), Stunned (CC), Immobilized (CC) or Knocked Back enemies.

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Earth, Nature Magic Passive

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Bad Omen



Lucky Hit: Up to a 10% chance when dealing damage to a Vulnerable, Immobilized (CC) or Stunned (CC) enemy that a Lightning Bolt also hits dealing 55% damage.
Damage: Lightning Damage
Tags: Nature Magic, Storm Passive

Ultimate Tree
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Quickshift

When Shapeshifting into a new animal form, you deal 1%[x] increased damage for 8 seconds, up to 8%[x].

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Shapeshifting Passive

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Natural Fortitude

Shapeshifting Fortifies you for 2% of your Maximum Life (1).

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Shapeshifting Passive

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Heightened Senses

When Shapeshifting into an animal form, Werebear grants 2% Damage Reduction and Werewolf grants 2%[+] Movement Speed, each for 6 seconds. Bonuses are doubled while both are active.

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Shapeshifting, Werebear, Werewolf Passive

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Natural Disaster

Your Earth Skills deal 4%[x] increased damage to Vulnerable enemies.
Your Storm Skills deal 4%[x] increased damage to enemies that are Stunned (CC), Immobilized (CC) or Knocked Back.

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Earth, Storm, Nature Magic

Key Passives Tree
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Ursine Strength

Gain 20%[x] additional Maximum Life while in Werebear form and for 3 seconds after leaving Werebear form.
While Healthy, deal 30%[x] increased damage, and 30%[x] increased Overpower damage.

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Shapeshifting, Werebear Passive

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Bestial Rampage

After being a Werewolf for 2 seconds, gain 30%[+] Attack Speed for 15 seconds.
After being a Werebear for 2 seconds, deal 50%[x] increased damage for 15 seconds.

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Shapeshifting, Werewolf, Werebear Passive

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Earthen Might

Restore all of your Spirit
Cause your attacks to be guaranteed Critical Strikes for 5 seconds
This chance is increased by:
10% for Critical Strikes
10% if the target is Stunned (CC), Immobilized (CC), or Knocked Back

Damage: Physical Damage
Tags: Earth, Nature Magic


Items that work with Pulverize

The following items either:

  • Grant a bonus when using Pulverize
  • Create a condition Pulverize can exploit
  • Exploit a condition Pulverize creates

Legendary Aspects

Aspect of the Changeling's Debt
Resource You deal 25 - 55% increased damage while hitting a Poisoned enemy as a Werebear or a Crowd Controlled enemy as a Werewolf.

Gloves, Offhand, 1H Weapon, 2H Weapon (+100%), Ring, Amulet (+50%)

Conclave
(Map)
Kehjistan Druid
Aspect of Nature's Savagery
Offensive Werewolf Skills function as Storm Skills and Werebear Skills function as Earth Skills for the Nature's Fury Key Passive.

Gloves, Offhand, 1H Weapon, 2H Weapon (+100%), Ring, Amulet (+50%)

N/A Extraction Druid
Aspect of Retaliation
Offensive Your Core Skills deal up to [15 - 30]%[x] increased damage based on your amount of Fortify.

Gloves, Offhand, 1H Weapon, 2H Weapon (+100%), Ring, Amulet (+50%)

Seaside Descent
(Map)
Dry Steppes Druid
Aspect of the Ursine Horror
Offensive Pulverize is now also an Earth Skill. After casting Pulverize, tectonic spikes continue to deal [90 - 135] damage over 2 seconds.

Gloves, Offhand, 1H Weapon, 2H Weapon (+100%), Ring, Amulet (+50%)

N/A Extraction Druid
Shepherd's Aspect
Offensive Core and Wrath Skills deal an additional x5 - 10% damage per Companion you have.

Gloves, Offhand, 1H Weapon, 2H Weapon (+100%), Ring, Amulet (+50%)

Bloodsoaked Crag
(Map)
Dry Steppes Druid
Shockwave Aspect
Offensive Pulverize creates a shockwave that travels forward, dealing [70 - 100]% of its damage to targets in the path.

Gloves, Offhand, 1H Weapon, 2H Weapon (+100%), Ring, Amulet (+50%)

N/A Extraction Druid
Skinwalker's Aspect
Defensive When you use a Shapeshifting Skill that changes your form, gain 414 - 827 Life. If you are at full Life, gain the same amount as Fortify.

Helm, Chest, Pants, Shield, Amulet (+50%)

Fading Echo
(Map)
Kehjistan Druid
Stormshifter's Aspect
Utility While Hurricane is active, gain +2 Ranks to your Shapeshifting Skills.

Helm, Chest, Gloves, Boots, Shield, Amulet (+50%)

Crusaders' Cathedral
(Map)
Kehjistan Druid

* Extraction means the Legendary Aspect can be removed from any Legendary item at the Occultist. A dungeon name means the Aspect will be added to your Codex of Power as a reward after completing that dungeon.

Unique Items

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Insatiable Fury

When the Days of Ash began, the great druid Nafain reminded his disciples that nothing, not even the loss of their humanity, was too great a sacrifice to protect Túr Dúlra from Astaroth's flames.

Type: Ancestral Unique Chest Armor
Class: Druid

Description: Werebear form is now your true form, and you gain +3 Ranks to all Werebear Skills.


    Affixes: (Item Power 925)
    • +10.5 - 17.5% Physical Damage
    • +84 - 126% Overpower Damage
    • 4.9 - 10.5% Damage Reduction while Fortified
    • +25.5 - 46.5% Total Armor while in Werebear Form
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    Hunter's Zenith

    "By fang, claw, spear, or sword - send the bastards back to the flames from which they crawled! Soak the peat with their blood! For Fiacla-Géar! For Scosglen!" - Nafain, during the Days of Ash

    Type: Unique Ring
    Class: Druid

    Description: Gain a bonus when you kill with a Shapeshifting Skill:

  • Werewolf: Your next Non-Ultimate Werebear Skill costs no Resource and has no Cooldown.
  • Werebear: Your next Werewolf Skill will Heal you for # when damage is first dealt.
    • + % All Resistances
    • + % Lightning Resistance

    Affixes:



    Changes to Pulverize

    Patch 1.4.3, June 27, 2024

    • Damage increased by 76%.

    Patch 1.0.2d, June 4, 2023