Diablo II: Io Rune

Diablo II: Io Rune

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Io rune is a socketable item, level 16 rune used to gain magical bonus properties from weapons and armor, and craft runewords in Diablo II: Lord of Destruction.

Id Name Details
16  Io Weapons: +10 To Vitality
Armor: +10 To Vitality
Lvl Required: 35
Recipe: 3 Hel + 1 Diamond 


Farming the Countess on Nightmare or Hell mode can drop Io runes.

The quest Hellforge on Nightmare or Hell mode has a 1 in 11 chance of dropping an Io rune as a reward.


Io rune is used in the recipes of six runewords.

  • Black 'Thul-Io-Nef' club, hammer, and mace
  • Delirium 'Lem-Ist-Io' helm
  • Dream 'Io-Jah-Pul' helm and off-hand armor
  • Memory 'Lum-Io-Sol-Eth' staff
  • Pride 'Cham-Sur-Io-Lo' polearm
  • White 'Dol-Io' wand

Horadric Cube Recipes

  • 3 x Io rune + Flawed Topaz = Lum rune