Lightning Sentry

Class: Assassin
Required Level: 24
Skill Tree: Traps
Requires: Fire Blast, Shock Web, Charged Bolt Sentry
Cost: 20 Mana

Drops a trap that shoots lightning at nearby foes.

Damage Type: Lightning
Synergies: Fire Blast, Shock Web, Charged Bolt Sentry, Death Sentry
Other Stats: Summon; Unattackable; Fires 10 times

Lightning Sentry is an Assassin Skill in Diablo II.


This device discharges great bolts of electricity, frying assailants when they come near.

General InformationEdit


Lightning Sentry shoots Lightning at targets, which acts just like the spell when used by Sorceresses: piercing enemies and traveling in a straight line. It is one of the first trap types that are viable past normal, thanks to its high damage.


Lightning Sentries in game

Skill ProgressionEdit

Mana Cost: 20
Shoots 10 times

Level 1234567891011
Damage 1–24 1–37 1–49 1–62 1–75 1–86 1–99 1–111 1–131 1–151 1–171
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Damage 1–190 1–210 1–230 1–250 1–270 1–300 1–329 1–359 1–389 1–538
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