Maelstrom is a Unique Yew Wand in Diablo 2 Resurrected (D2R). This normal Wand has a quality level of 19 and a treasure class of 12. An important benefit coming from Maelstrom:
  • Spells will be cast at a higher rate due to the FCR attribute.
This is the only Unique item in the game that has +X to Iron Maiden (Necromancer Only) attribute.
MaelstromMaelstromYew Wand
One-Hand Damage: 2 to 8
Durability: 15 of 15
Required Level: 14
Base Attack Speed: 10
+30% Faster Cast Rate
Adds 1-9 Lightning Damage
+(1 - 3) to Terror (Necromancer Only)
+(1 - 3) to Iron Maiden (Necromancer Only)
+(1 - 3) to Corpse Explosion (Necromancer Only)
+(1 - 3) to Amplify Damage (Necromancer Only)
+13 to Mana
Lightning Resist +40%
+50% Damage to Undead
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How to obtain Maelstrom

The fastest way to get this item on Battle.net is via trading, you can use the Item Price Checker to see how much Maelstrom 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.

Maelstrom drop rate table

The monster with the highest drop chance of dropping Maelstrom is Mephisto on Normal difficulty in Durance of Hate Level 3 of Act 3. Farming the monsters listed below gives you the highest chance of finding that item.

Maelstrom variants

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