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Diablo 4 Shard of Dawn Aspect: How To Get & Effect

Learn how you can get the new Shard of Dawn Aspect Legendary Aspect in Diablo 4's Midwinter Blight event, alongside its effects/stats.
Diablo 4 Shard of Dawn Aspect: How To Get & Effect
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In Diablo 4's first seasonal event, Midwinter Blight, Blizzard has released a brand new Legendary Aspect called Shard of Dawn. It's a powerful, offensive Aspect for players to get their hands on, and we are here to help!

We'll discuss how you can get the Shard of Dawn Aspect during Diablo 4's Midwinter Blight event, alongside its powerful effects and item slots you can imprint it on, so let's jump in!

How To Get Shard of Dawn Aspect in Diablo 4

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Head to Gileon the Bard in Kyovashad to purchase a Shard of Dawn Aspect with your hard-earned Midwinter Proof currency. (Picture: Blizzard)

You have until 2 January 2024 to get the Shard of Dawn Aspect. You can purchase one from the new Midwinter Blight NPC, Gileon, for 10 Midwinter Proofs.

So, how do you get Midwinter Proof? You can exchange it at the Midwinter Proof Exchange (Collection's Table) in Kyovashad, just below Gileon, for various materials found during the Limited-Time event. Check out the details below.

Midwinter Blight Materials How To Farm Material Exchange Cost
Blighted Fragments Slay Blightfiends across Fractured Peaks 300
Lost Heirlooms Collect from destroying Frigid Husks 30
Red-Cloaked Trophies Slay the Red-Cloaked Horror boss 1

Once you have 10 Midwinter Proofs, head to Midwinter Square in Kyovashad and speak to Gileon the Bard, then purchase a Shard of Dawn Legendary Aspect.

Diablo 4 Shard of Dawn Legendary Effect & Item Slots

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Get your Shard of Dawn Legendary Aspects before Midwinter Blight comes to an end on 2 January 2024. (Picture: Blizzard)

The Shard of Dawn Legendary aspect is made specifically for the Midwinter Blight event. This is an offensive aspect, with the following effect when added to an item.

After 30 seconds of Night's Grasp, gain Dawn's Haste, increasing your Attack Speed by [25 - 35]% and Movement Speed by 20% for 12 seconds. While empowered by the Midwinter Ward, killing an enemy reduces Night's Grasp's duration by 1 second.

Shard of Dawn Item Slots:

  • 2H Weapon: Power increased by 100%
  • Amulet: Power increased by 50%
  • 1H Weapon
  • Gloves
  • Ring

It is important to note that once Midwinter Blight ends, the Shard of Dawn aspect will remain on your item if imprinted or in your inventory.

In case you missed it, check out the full developer video overview of Diablo 4's Midwinter Blight below, featuring all the rewards, event details, the Red-Cloaked Terror, the Shard of Dawn Legendary Aspect, and much more! 

That's everything Diablo 4 players need to know about the Shard of Dawn Legendary Aspect, from how you can get it to its effects and if it remains available once Midwinter Blight ends on 2 January 2024!


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