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Wayward Wand
Cold Dmg: 11-22 (Requires 9 Death Magic)
Halves skill recharge of Death Magic spells (Chance: 20%)
Energy +5 (While Health is above 50%)
Value: 35 gold
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HSR is a shorthand for the "halves skill recharge" modification that can be found on any weapon; it affects only spells.


HSR modifications come in three types:

  • All but a few Staves carry an inherent recharge reduction with a maximum chance of 20%.
  • Wands and focus items can carry HSR for a specific attribute, which also maxes out at a 20% chance.
  • Any weapon can carry a generic HSR inscription that affects all spells; this maxes out at 10%.

Caster weapon upgrades[edit]

Generic (10% max)
Generic (20% max)
  • Inherent staff modification
Attribute specific (20% max)

Martial weapons[edit]

Generic (10% max)


  • HSR is capped at 50%, i.e. the skill recharge time of an appropriate skill can only be halved at best.

Unique weapons[edit]

HSR of any spells (Chance: 10%)[edit]

HSR of a specific attribute (Chance: 20%)[edit]

See also[edit]