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All New Diablo 2 Runewords, Effects & Stats in Season 3 Patch 2.6

Learn about all the new Runewords in Diablo 2 Resurrected Ladder Season 3, aka patch 2.6, alongside their effects, stats and combination required.
All New Diablo 2 Runewords, Effects & Stats in Season 3 Patch 2.6

With Diablo 2 Resurrected (D2R) Ladder Season 3 (patch 2.6), Blizzard is introducing brand-new Runewords to the game, promising to shake up builds and provide players with more reasons to farm their way to the top. 

This consistently updated article provides you with all the new Runewords in Diablo 2 Resurrected as they are revealed, featuring the combos and level requirements, effects, and stats.

All New Diablo 2 Resurrected Runewords: Stats, Effects & More

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There are some powerful new Runewords for players to discover and complete in Diablo 2 Resurrected Season 3. (Picture: Blizzard)

There are several new Runewords for players to complete in Diablo 2 Resurrected Season 3. The new Runewords for Diablo 2 Resurrected Ladder Season 3 were not directly revealed by Blizzard, but instead, top content creators were given a chance by the developer to reveal these magnificent combos. 

Cure Runeword (shael, io, tal) Helm (Lvl 35):

  • +20% Faster Hit Recovery
  • +80% to +110% Enhanced Defense
  • +10 to Vitality
  • Increase Maximum Life 5%
  • Poison Resist +40% to +60%
  • Poison Length Reduced by 75%

Bulwark Runeword (shael, io, sol) Helm (Lvl 35):

  • +20% Faster Hit Recovery
  • 5% Life Stolen per Hit
  • +80% to +110% Enhanced Defense
  • +10 to Vitality
  • Increase Maximum Life 5%
  • Replenish Life +30
  • Damage Reduced by 7
  • Physical Damage Received Reduced by 15%

Temper Runeword (shael, io, ral) Helm (Lvl 35):

  • +20% Faster Hit Recovery
  • +80% to +110% Enhanced Defense
  • +10 to Vitality
  • Increase Maximum Life 5%
  • Fire Resist +40% to +60%
  • Fire Absorb +10% to +15%

Hearth Runeword (shael, io, thul) Helm (Lvl 35):

  • +20% Faster Hit Recovery
  • +80% to +110% Enhanced Defense
  • +10 to Vitality (io)
  • Increase Maximum Life 5%
  • Cold Resist +40% to +60%
  • Cold Absorb +10% to +15%

Ground Runeword (shael, io, ort) Helm (Lvl 35):

  • 20% Faster Hit Recovery
  • +80% to +110% Enhanced Defense
  • +10 to Vitality
  • Increase Maximum Life 5%
  • Lightning Resist +40% to +60%
  • Lightning Absorb +10% to +15%
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At least five new Runewords for Helms in D2R Season 3 Patch 2.6. (Picture: MarcoBioBio)

Metamorphosis Runeword (io, cham, fal) Helm (Lvl 67):

  • Werewolf strikes grant Mark for 180 seconds
  • Mark of the wolf:
  • 20% Bonus to Attack Rating
  • Increase Maximum Life 40%
  • Werebear strikes grant Mark for 180 seconds
  • Mark of the bear:
  • +25% Attack Speed
  • +25% chance of Crushing Blow
  • Physical Damage Received Reduced by 20%
  • +5 to Shape Shifting Skills (Druid Only)
  • 69% Enhanced Defense
  • +10 to Strength
  • +10 to Vitality
  • All Resistances +10
  • Cannot be Frozen

Mosaic Runeword (mal, gul, thul) Hands/Claws (Lvl 53):

  • 25% Chance for Finishing Moves to not Consume Charge
  • +2 to Martial Arts (Assassin Only)
  • +20% Increased Attack Speed
  • +236% Enhanced Damage
  • 20% Bonus to Attack Rating
  • +2 to Attack Rating
  • Adds 3-14 Cold Damage
  • Prevent Monster Heal
  • Increase Maximum Durability 12%

Hustle Runeword (shael, ko, eld) Swords/Armor (Lvl 39):

  • +10 to Dexterity (ko)

Swords:

  • 5% Chance to Cast Level 9 Burst of Speed
  • +30% Increased Attack Speed
  • +132% Enhanced Damage
  • +75% Damge to Undead
  • +50 to Attack Rating Against Undead

Armor:

  • +50% Faster Run/Walk
  • +20% Increased Attack Speed
  • +20% Faster Hit Recovery
  • 50% Slower Stamina Drain

More new Runewords for Diablo 2 Resurrected Season 3 should be revealed soon. We will update this article as soon as we spot more so you know exactly what to look out for and which Runes to combine for some powerful items once Patch 2.6 gets released.

While you wait, check out content creator MacroBioBoi's fantastic video below, revealing five of the new Runewords in D2R Season 3!


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