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Runes are items that are found in dungeons and lost on death.

Runes are specific to each character, and to each one of their attacks/abilities. For instance Runes that apply to one ability will not apply to another. The player can hold a single Rune for each attack/ability they have.

Runes have a durability and will gradually wear out as the player uses an attack/ability.


Primary Attack[]

  • Pyro Blade: Primary attack deals fire damage, burning enemies over time

Shield Block[]

  • Knockout Block: Blocking will stun enemies

Heaven's Strike[]

  • Bludgeoning Fall: Heaven's Strike stuns enemies


Scourging Whip[]

  • Kevin's Scourging Knives: Mark releases Kevin's Fan of Knives during Scourging Whip
  • Arcane Strap: Scourging Whip leaves a pool of energy that damages enemies


Explosive Crescendo[]

  • Vortex Shot: Explosive Shot pulls enemies towards the center of it's area of effect


Primary Attack[]

  • Accelerated Core: Increase primary attack speed, but reduces Sidewinders
  • Rocket Barrage: Primary attack and Sidewinders explode on impact, damaging nearby enemies
  • Three Degrees: Primary attack launches 3 fireballs but Sidewinders are reduced


  • Devouring Storm: Cyclone pulls in enemies more forcefully
  • Orbiting Tornado: Cyclone orbit around Lucy
  • Ultimate Storm: Two additional smaller Cyclones are conjured


  • ???: Decoy has more health
  • ???: Decoy does returns thorns damage to enemies