Death Cleaver

Death Cleaver is a Unique Berserker Axe in Diablo 2 Resurrected (D2R). This elite Axe has a quality level of 78 and a treasure class of 87. There are 2 important benefits coming from Death Cleaver:
  • There's a chance to do double damage on striking.
  • The enemy defense will be set to zero.
Death CleaverDeath CleaverBerserker Axe
One-Hand Damage: 79 - 91 to 234 - 269
Durability: 26 of 26
Required Dexterity: 59
Required Strength: 138
Required Level: 70
Increased Melee Range: 2
Base Attack Speed: 0
+40% Increased Attack Speed
+(230 - 280)% Enhanced Damage
-33% Target Defense
+66% Deadly Strike
+(6 - 9) Life after each Kill
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How to obtain Death Cleaver

The fastest way to get this item on Battle.net is via trading, you can use the Item Price Checker to see how much Death Cleaver is worth.
Farming it by killing monsters is possible, check the drop rate table below for more information.
It can also be gambled but the chances are very slim.

Death Cleaver drop rate table

The monster with the highest drop chance of dropping Death Cleaver is Baal on Hell difficulty in The Worldstone Chamber of Act 5. Farming the monsters listed below gives you the highest chance of finding that item.

Death Cleaver variants

Below is a list with different variants of Death Cleaver. See the stats of its normal, ethereal or upgraded variant.