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Socketed skull damage?

Discussion in 'Diablo 1 & 2' started by Eyebreaker7, Mar 16, 2016.

  1. Eyebreaker7

    Eyebreaker7 Someone clean my litter box ★ SPS Account Holder New Server Contributor [2012] (for helping Sorcerer's Place lease a new, more powerful server!)

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    Will enemies take skull damage (a skull in a shield) if they attack with spells or a ranged weapon?
     
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    No idea but it's not much of a useful way to fill a shield socket. If you want to test it, buy or find a crappy shield with at least one socket, put some kind of skull in it and go into the blood moors or some other early area and let the quill shooting monsters shoot quills at you and see what happens. Deaths don't matter in normal anyway, so give it a go.
     
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    Attacker Takes Damage applies whenever the user is subject to a successful melee attack.
    So no, it does not work vs ranged or magical attacks.
     
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