Flickering Flame

Flickering Flame is a Runeword "NefPulVex" in Diablo 2 Resurrected (D2R). It requires these 3 runes to be inserted into a socketed item in the exact order: Nef + Pul + Vex . The eligible bases for Flickering Flame are the following: Helms, Barbarian Helms, Circlets, Druid Pelts . There are 2 important benefits coming from Flickering Flame:
  • The enemies will take more damage from the fire spells.
  • Resist Fire Aura
This is the only Runeword in the game that has Level X Resist Fire Aura When Equipped attribute.
Flickering FlameFlickering FlameBone Visage
Nef · Pul · Vex
Defense: 205
Durability: 40 of 40
Required Strength: 106
Required Level: 63
Level (4 - 8) Resist Fire Aura When Equipped
+3 to Fire Skills
-(10 - 15)% to Enemy Fire Resistance
+30% Enhanced Defense
+30 Defense Vs. Missile
+(50 - 75) to Mana
Half Freeze Duration
+5% to Maximum Fire Resist
Poison Length Reduced by 50%
Socketed (3)
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How to obtain Flickering Flame

The fastest way to get this item on Battle.net is via trading, you can use the Item Price Checker to see how much Flickering Flame is worth.
Another way of getting this Runeword is by farming the runes and the base. Find the drop rates of these items in the Item Database.

Flickering Flame bases

The best base for Flickering Flame is Bone Visage. Below is a list of all eligible 3 socket bases for Flickering Flame.