Shadow Killer

Shadow Killer is a Unique Battle Cestus in Diablo 2 Resurrected (D2R). This elite Assassin Claw has a quality level of 85 and a treasure class of 75. It can be equipped only by an Assassin character. This is the only Unique item in the game that has X% Chance to cast Level X Frost Nova on striking attribute.
Shadow KillerShadow KillerBattle Cestus
One-Hand Damage: 145 - 172 to 170 - 201
(Assassin Only)
Required Dexterity: 100
Required Strength: 100
Required Level: 78
Increased Melee Range: 1
Base Attack Speed: -10
33% Chance to cast Level 8 Frost Nova on striking
+(170 - 220)% Enhanced Damage
-25% Target Defense
Freezes target +2
+(10 - 15) to Mana after each Kill
Ethereal (Cannot be Repaired)
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How to obtain Shadow Killer

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

Shadow Killer drop rate table

The monster with the highest drop chance of dropping Shadow Killer is Diablo on Hell difficulty in The Chaos Sanctuary of Act 4. Farming the monsters listed below gives you the highest chance of finding that item.

Shadow Killer variants

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