How To Get Black River

The Black River Unique Scythe will only drop from Level 85+ Monsters.

You can further increase your chances of the Black River Drop by slaying Drowned in Nightmare Dungeons. Since these monster types have a higher drop rate of Unique Scythe Equipment.

Best Builds To Use with Black River

We have a total of (2) builds that use the Black River Unique Scythe. You can click/tap any Black River build below to view the complete Build.

Best Malignant Hearts To Use With Black River

The best malignant heart to use with Black River is Caged Heart of The Sacrilegious, which is a Vicious Type Socket.

Best Aspects To Use with Black River Unique Scythe

Best Skills To Use with Black River

The strongest skill synergy with the Black River Unique Scythe in D4 are Corpse Explosion, and there is also a strong passive synergy with Necrotic Carapace.

Corpse Explosion
Necromancer Macabre Active
Lucky Hit Chance: 40%
Strong Synergy
Detonate a Corpse, dealing {50% / 55% / 60% / 65% / 70%} damage to surrounding enemies.
Corpse Explosion's radius is increased by 15%.
Corpse Explosion becomes a Darkness Skill and, instead of exploding, releases a vile miasma dealing 110% Shadow Damage over 6 seconds.
Corpse Explosion deals x8% increased damage to enemies that are Slowed, Stunned or Vulnerable. These damage bonuses can stack.
Corpse Tendrils
Necromancer Summoning Active
Lucky Hit Chance: 20%
Cooldown: {11.0 / 10.5 / 9.9 / 9.4 / 8.8}
Good Synergy
Veins burst out of a Corpse, Pulling in enemies, Stunning them for 3 seconds, and dealing {20% / 22% / 24% / 26% / 28%} damage to them. Does not consume the Corpse.
Enemies who are in range of Corpse Tendrils are Slowed by 50% before being Pulled.
Corpse Tendrils has a 35% chance to drop a Blood Orb when damaging enemies.
Enemies damaged by Corpse Tendrils are made Vulnerable for 3 seconds.
Necromancer Basic Active
Essence Generate: 8 per second
Lucky Hit Chance: 40%
Average Synergy
Tear the flesh from an enemy, dealing {33% / 36% / 39% / 42% / 45%} damage per second and forming a usable Corpse with the flesh every 2 seconds.
If an enemy dies while being Decomposed, you gain 10 Essence.
You and your Minions deal x10% increased damage to enemies who are being Decomposed.
Decompose Slows enemies by 50%.

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