Pillar of the Ancients


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Pillar of the Ancients is a rune effect in Wave of Light, a Spirit-spending Monk skill.

This rune effect is enabled at level 57. It causes a pillar to appear instead of a bell, and adds an increased DoT effect to the skill.

Skill Rune Effects[edit]

See the Wave of Light rune effects article for more thorough coverage of all five rune effects in this skill, including screenshots, videos, and more.

Name Level Description
Wave of Light

1 Cost: 75 Spirit

Focus a wave of light that crushes enemies for 835% weapon damage as Holy.

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1 Summon an ancient pillar that deals 635% weapon damage as Lightning, followed by 785% weapon damage as Lightning over 3 seconds to enemies who remain in the area.


Screenshots and videos of this rune effect will be added post-release.


Prior to the February 2012 skill system revision, this effect was granted by the Obsidian Rune runestone, which provided the following effect:

Pillar of the Ancients


Summon an ancient pillar that deals 100% weapon damage followed by an additional 800% weapon damage after 2 seconds.

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