The Doombringer is one of the rarest unique weapons you can find in Diablo 4.

As one of seven Uber Unique Items, the Doombringer sword has particularly potent affixes and stat bonuses, with a devastatingly powerful Unique Effect

Here’s everything you need to know about the Doombringer in Diablo 4, including what it does and how to increase your chances of getting this extremely rare Unique item.

How to Get the Doombringer in Diablo 4?

To get the Doombringer, you must be at level 85+ and in World Tier 4 (Torment Difficulty) for the item to be able to drop.

Additionally, you can target farm for the Doombringer by defeating the Echo of Duriel in Diablo 4 Season 2. Duriel is the only endgame boss to have Uber Uniques in his loot table.

Because of this, summoning and defeating Duriel is by far the most reliable way to get your hands on the Doombringer in Diablo 4. You need to meet some requirements before you can take him on, however.

Echo of Duriel in Diablo 4 Season 2 Season of Blood

How to Get Doombringer from Duriel in Diablo 4

To get the Doombringer from Duriel in Diablo 4, you need to summon and defeat him in the Gaping Crevasse dungeon while playing in World Tier 4. After defeating him, the Doombringer has a chance to drop as loot.

The Doombringer is one of the seven Uber Unique items in Diablo 4 that can only be target-farmed by defeating the Duriel endgame boss. This makes taking him on the best method for increasing your chances of seeing the Doombringer drop.

You need to do the following to summon Duriel in World Tier 4:

  • Deposit Mucus-Slick Eggs and Shards of Agony in the Pestilent Altar in the Gaping Cravasse dungeon to summon the Echo of Duriel
    • You will need:
      • 2 Mucus-Slick Eggs
      • 2 Shards of Agony
  • Defeat the Echo of Varshan in World Tier 4 to obtain Mucus-Slick Eggs
  • Defeat Grigoire, The Galvanic Saint in World Tier 4 to obtain Shards of Agony
Close-up Mucus-Slick Egg and Shards of Agony in inventory screen in Diablo 4
Credit: Sliver of Time

After defeating Duriel, there is a chance he will drop the Doombringer.

Be sure to check out our guide on how to summon and defeat Duriel for a more extensive breakdown!

How to Get Dommbringer As Loot in Diablo 4

To get the Doombinger as loot in Diablo 4, you need to be at least level 85+ and playing in World Tier 4 (Torment) difficulty.

To unlock World Tier 4, you must first complete the Fallen Temple Capstone Dungeon in the Dry Steppes Region while playing in World Tier 3.

Once you’ve met these requirements, grinding for the Doombringer is similar to most other loot in Diablo 4. You’ll need to play through the game and hope this extremely powerful Uber Unique item appears as a random drop.

Playing as a Sorceress in the Dark Ravine Nightmare Dungeon at Tier 36 in World Tier 4 (Torment Difficulty) in Diablo 4
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Here’s what you can do to increase your chances of getting Unique Items to drop in World Tier 4:

  • Defeat Duriel in World Tier 4
  • Complete Dungeons and Nightmare Dungeons
  • Defeat Elite enemies
  • Defeat World Bosses
  • Complete Helltide activites
  • Open reward chests

It’s going to take a hell of a lot of effort and more than a bucket full of luck, but hopefully, all of that grind will be worth it in the end.

What is the Doombringer in Diablo 4?

The Doombringer is a very powerful Unique two-handed sword. Its unique effect gives your strikes a chance at dealing massive amounts of Shadow Damage while reducing enemy damage.

Here are all of the Doombringer’s affixes and effects:

  • Doombringer Affixes:
    • +Critical Strike Damage
    • +Core Skill Damage
    • +Damage
    • +Lucky Hit: Chance to Heal
    • +Maximum Life
  • Doombringer Unique Effect:
    • Lucky Hit: Up to a [15-25]% chance to deal [X] Shadow Damage to surrounding enemies and reduce their damage done by 20% for 5 seconds.
Doombringer Unique sword stats in Diablo 4
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The Doombringer’s unique effect has a chance to deal a humongous amount of Shadow Damage on a Lucky Hit, while also significantly reducing incoming damage by 20% for five seconds.

This, coupled with the weapon’s extremely powerful affixes, makes it a highly desirable weapon indeed. Not only does it come with very high base damage, but the Doombringer also adds significant buffs to Critical Strike and Core Skill damage.

The Doombringer is also a great item for survivability as it increases your maximum life and gives you a chance to heal with every Lucky Hit.

All of this together results in an extremely powerful sword that has an absurdly high damage output, while also buffing your health and overall survivability. All classes can use and take advantage of the Doombringer.

For more on Unique items, be sure to check out our guide on how to summon endgame bosses to target farm Uniques and Uber Uniques!

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