Diablo II: Duress Runeword

Diablo II: Duress Runeword


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Duress is a runeword consisting of Shael-Um-Thul for three-socketed body armor in Diablo II: Lord of Destruction. It is a very good mid-level runeword for melee characters, giving bonuses like Crushing blow, Chance of Open Wounds, and enhanced damage and defense. Plus, it is easy to create.

Rune Word


Armor {3}
Level: 47

  • +40% Faster Hit Recovery
  • +10-20% Enhanced Damage (varies)
  • Adds 37-133 Cold Damage 2 sec. Duration (Normal)
  • 15% Chance of Crushing Blow
  • 33% Chance of Open Wounds
  • +150-200% Enhanced Defense (varies)
  • -20% Slower Stamina Drain
  • Cold Resist +45%
  • Lightning Resist +15%
  • Fire Resist +15%
  • Poison Resist +15%


Shael (13) + Um (22) + Thul (10)

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