Level Required: 13
Skill Type: Terror

Banish one of your active Zombie Dogs causing it to explode, dealing 1090% of your weapon damage as Physical to all enemies within 12 yards.

Element: Physical

Runes for Sacrifice
Skill RunesLevelElement
Black Blood

Ichor erupts from the corpse of the Zombie Dog and Stuns enemies for 3 seconds.

Next of Kin

Each Zombie Dog you sacrifice has a 35% chance to resurrect as a new Zombie Dog.


Gain 280 Mana for each Zombie Dog you sacrifice.

For the Master

Command all of your Zombie Dogs to charge the target at the same time, each dealing 1300% weapon damage as Physical.

Provoke the Pack

Gain 20% increased damage done for 5 seconds after using Sacrifice.

Note: Information on this page is based on a level 70 Witch Doctor.
Sacrifice Rune Popularity
  • This chart shows the popularity of the runes for the Sacrifice Witch Doctor active skill. Select the blue bars for softcore data, the red bars for hardcore data, or view all the rune statistics in the table display.
  • These are the Sacrifice runes as chosen by level 70 Witch Doctors who are currently playing the Diablo III: Reaper of Souls on PC or Mac in patch 2.3. It can also guide Witch Doctors looking to pick the best Sacrifice runes in Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition on consoles - the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.
  • See other Witch Doctor skill data in the Most Popular Witch Doctor Builds and Skills charts.
Sacrifice Rune Popularity Chart
Popularity percentages for Sacrifice runes, as used by level 70 hardcore and softcore Witch Doctors. Hightlight the bars on the chart to see the percentages for each Sacrifice rune.
Sacrifice Rune Popularity Table
Popularity percentages for the Sacrifice runes used by level 70 softcore and hardcore Witch Doctors.
RuneSoftcore %Hardcore %
Black Blood65.821.6
Provoke the Pack21.348
For the Master5.712.5
Next of Kin4.712.5
No Rune00
Charts Last Updated: November 3, 2018
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