Akanesh, the Herald of Righteousness


Akanesh is a blade that cuts through the darkness like no other. It might have been forged by immaculate hands, for its sharpness knows few bounds and never fails to reap rewards in blood or souls! With this weapon you can fell any danger with ease. You maybe even save some innocent lives along the way. The spear, Akanesh is a symbol of justice for those who wield it. This magical weapon has been spotted in Diablo III since patch 2.1 and comes with an extra boost against holy foes!. It has a bit lower APS than other stuttering swords but it still allows for efficient stepping. The holy damage bonus maxes out at 25%, which is more than Skycutter and also rolls with 5 primary affixes as wel

Guaranteed Stats

The minimum level this item can drop at is 70. Below you will find the range of stats found on the level 70 version.


  • 1821–2140.8 Base DPS
  • (1334–1552)–(1701–2016) Damage
  • 1.20 Attacks per Second

One of 2 Magic Properties (varies)

  • +626–750 Strength
  • +626–750 Intelligence
  • +626–750 Dexterity

+3 Random Magic Properties

Flavour Text

Akanesh was the favored weapon of the Grand Maester of the templar order. Immaculate and gleaming, it is said to possess the sharpest blade ever forged. That may well be true—Akanesh has cut down innumerable evils... and perhaps a few innocents as well.

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