Resistances reduce certain types of damage by a set percentage.

The Primary Resistances are:

The Secondary Resistances are:

There is also one hidden resistance since the Anniversary Edition patch:

There are also some specific resistances for pets and enemies:

Notes

  • Player Resistances are capped at 80%.
  • Player Primary Resistances except Physical Resistance are penalized by 40% in Epic, 100% in Legendary Difficulty.
  • Player's Pets get bonus to their Resistances in Epic Difficulty:
+5% Physical Resistance
+12% Elemental (Fire, Cold, Lightning), Vitality Resistance
+15% Poison, Pierce, Bleeding, LifeLeech, ManaLeech, Disruption Resistance
  • Player's Pets get bonus to their Resistances in Legend Difficulty:
+10% Physical Resistance
+25% Elemental (Fire, Cold, Lightning), Vitality Resistance
+30% Poison, Pierce, Bleeding, LifeLeech, ManaLeech, Disruption Resistance
  • Monsters in Epic Difficulty get +15% Bleeding, Cold, Confusion, Convert, Disruption, Fear, Fire, Freeze, Vitality, Lightning, Petrify, Pierce, Poison, LifeLeech, ManaLeech, Stun, Taunt, Trap Resistances, and in Legend Difficulty - +30%.
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