Impending Doom Occultist


The Impending Doom Support Occultist Curses enemies, Poisoning them and causing a chain reaction of Chaos explosions to clear the entire screen in a very satisfying manner.

This build is designed to start a fresh league with, meaning you can start from having no currency and clear most if not all the content. It is great at mapping with enough damage to take down all of the end game bosses in the game. If you are looking for a build that causes the entire screen to explode, look no further!

Many thanks to Paak_HC for discovering and developing the intricate mechanics behind how this build function.

You can find the Changelog on Page 6.

Build Rating


Skills & Showcase

Doom Blast

Casting Temporal Chains applies the Impending Doom Support debuff. When the curse expires or is removed, this debuff triggers Doom Blast an explosion dealing Chaos Damage in an area when the curse expires.

Curse Cascade

Punishment, Despair and Enfeeble are triggered automatically when you cast a curse skill thanks to Vixen's Entrapment.


We use a combination of Auras Grace, Determination, Malevolence and Herald of Agony to scale our damage and defence.

Plague Bearer

Plague Bearer creates an aura around your character, inflicting Chaos Damage over Time which serves as supplementary damage for single target and a great way to clear packs of monsters.


For mobility we use Flame Dash and Shield Charge, and our defences are amplified by Cast when Damage Taken Support Molten Shell. Withering Step provides a way to inflict Wither stacks onto tanky enemies increasing the Chaos Damage they take.

Ascendancy Breakdown

The Occultist is the best choice for Poison Impending Doom Support as it provides explosions for great clear, and an additional curse. It also gives an easy way to cap your Chaos Resistance whilst reducing enemies Resistances and additional free applications of Wither stacks for even more damage.

  • Profane Bloom causes cursed enemies to have a 50% chance to explode on death dealing a quarter of their Maximum Life to nearby enemies.
  • Void Beacon gives nearby enemies -20% to Chaos Resistance and prevents them from regenerating Life.
  • Withering Presence applies a Wither stack to nearby enemies for every second you are near them, gives you +60% to Chaos Resistance, and makes you deal 15% more Chaos Damage.
  • Unholy Authority allows you to inflict an additional Curse on enemies, and your curses to bypass monster curse immunity.
  • Once you have a pair of Vixen's Entrapment, swap Unholy Authority to Vile Bastion. This Ascendancy notable grants stun immunity while you have energy shield, and a large amount of Energy Shield regeneration.