Dashing Pauldrons of Despair are a Pauldrons piece of the Delsere's Magnum Opus set in Diablo III.

They only drop at character level 70, and only at Torment difficulty. Note that they can only be worn by Wizards.

Stats (Level 70)Edit


Dashing Pauldrons of Despair
Set Pauldrons

  • 959–1071 Armor


Set Bonuses:

  • Casting Explosive Blast, Wave of Force, Arcane Orb, Energy Twister, Magic Missile, Spectral Blade or Shock Pulse reduces the remaining cooldown of Slow Time by 3 seconds (2 pieces)
  • The Wizard takes 60% reduced damage while they have a Slow Time sphere up, and allies within the sphere take 30% reduced damage (4 pieces)
  • Enemies affected by Slow Time take 3800% more damage from Arcane Orb, Energy Twister, Explosive Blast, Wave of Force, Magic Missile, Spectral Blade and Shock Pulse. This effect, as well as Slow Time's usual effects, persist for 5 seconds after enemies leave the sphere (6 pieces)
Delsere's madness was a tragic loss. He melted down so many pieces, calling them inelegant. Yet each was more beautiful than most artisans could ever hope to craft.” — High Councilor Valthek