Diablo 4: Twisting Blade Build [Ultimate Rogue]

Rogue players, take on Lilith with the endgame Twisting Blades Build in Diablo 4!

Diablo 4 Twisting Blades Build
Diablo 4 Twisting Blades Build

The twisting blades build in Diablo 4 are explicitly curated for Rogue players, and Rogue’s Twisted Blade skill is the most significant and fastest leveling skill in Diablo 4. Plus, it is the most powerful and high-level expertise in Diablo 4 because it can help your character level up quickly.

The build can also help you to fight against the most incredible hordes of enemies while you explore dungeons by giving you the benefits of an extra fast and optimal playstyle. Below we will discuss all the details of skills, gems, aspects, and attributes of the twisting blades build for Rogue in Diablo 4.

Key Takeaways 

  • Rogue’s twisting blades skill is the greatest and fastest leveling skill in Diablo 4. This can help your character level up quickly and can also use to fight against hordes of enemies. 
  • In twisting blades built in Diablo 4, some skills are used only once to deal with a lot of damage, but some skills are used multiple times, and the damage remains the same. 
  • In Diablo 4, multiples skill is used to vulnerable enemies by enhancing the skills that help the players defeat the enemy quickly and easily. 
  • When the player enhances their skills by attacking the opponent, their skill points increase, making a more powerful attack that makes the opponent weak and easily detectable. 

In Diablo 4, twisting blades are among the most powerful and pursued skills. Rogue class players can use the twisting blade build for the early and late games. It allows you to hold and use weapons that may not have the power of heavy punches like Barbarian, but it can quickly deal with massive damages in a short time by grouping multiple strikes.

In the twisting blade build of Diablo 4, some skills are used to multiply or constantly hit the enemy, but the damage remains the same. The damage will not get low or become compromised in any way.

Skill Tree

In Diablo 4, you can use some skills simultaneously, which will grant you a lot of damage, but some skills that you can use as a part of the twisting blades build in Diablo 4 will give you a chance to use the skills multiple times.

It’s not going to compromise the DPS and will keep the damage higher and use constant or multiple strikes so you can quickly defeat the enemy. Below we will summarise the skills of Diablo 4, twisting blades build.

Diablo 4 Rogue Class Twisting Blades Build
Rogue Class Twisting Blades Build (Image Credits: Gamesual)

For the twisting blades build, we will focus on improving our mobility and damage through the skills we equip. Below we will give all the details about the skills of twisting blades build and their effects so you can know more about them. 

Basic Skills

Using Basic skills of twisting blades that can help your weakness or sensitivity, you can deal with the damage that is quite enough for plenty of enemies no matter what level in the required range. For this specific build, the basic skills to use are recommended below.


In Diablo 4, Puncture is a Rogue skill that allows you to deal with damage quickly by throwing blades that damage the enemy.

Diablo 4 Puncture Ability for Twisting Blades Build
Puncture (Image Credits: Gamesual)

The players can deal with 20% damage using the basic puncture skill of Rogue’s twisting blade build. With some strikes, it will slow down the enemy. 

Enhanced Puncture 

Enhanced Puncture allows Rogue to enhance the primary Puncture skill. Rogue players can further improve the Enhance Puncture by choosing primary Puncture or fundamental Punctual. Anytime using Enhance Puncture, the player can earn 2 points in the energy bar by destroying the enemy and using crowd control skills. 

Fundamental Puncture

In fundamental Puncture, the player can throw the three blades in one spread and a single strike. The players can deal 35% damage from the attack by doing this. The enemy becomes weak and highly prone to damage for 2 seconds every time after you attack them with two blades of fundamental Puncture. 

Active Skills

Moving on, our next skill set of twisting blade build is Active skills in Diablo 4. Below you will see the details and their effects.

Diablo 4 Ranged skills for Twisting Blades Build
Active skills (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Dark Shroud

In Diablo 4, Dark Shroud allows Rogue to surround the arena with five protective shadows.

With each protective shadow, the skill allows the players to reduce any incoming damage from enemy hits. The shadow will be consumed when Rogue takes direct damage from the enemy, and it will also reduce the damage taken when hit. The player will earn an 8% damage to an enemy reduction per powerful shadow cast during the battle. 

Enhanced Dark Shroud

Enhanced Dark Shroud allows Rogue to enhance the primary Dark Shroud skill. Rogue can improve the Enhance Dark Shroud for this twisted blade build by choosing Countering Dark Shroud or Subverting Dark Shroud.

Subverting Dark Shroud

The subverting dark shroud of twisting blades will enhance the protection shadow by giving the player 4% extra fast movement and increased agility. 


In Diablo 4, with the help of concealment, you can vanish from enemy sightlines by going underground for 4 seconds, which will help you defeat the enemy quickly by executing more sneak attacks.

Concealment Skill (Image Credits: Gamesual)

The skill will help you earn 30% extra movement in battle. 

Enhanced Concealment

In Diablo 4, After using the upgraded enhanced concealment skill in battle, the players will earn 40 energy every time they use the skill in the twisting blades build. 


The Exploit skill is a highly powerful Rogue skill. The exploit skill increases the damage on both healthy and injured enemies. Using this skill, you can deal with 18% more damage. 


In Diablo 4, the player can deal 9% more damage by using this skill in builds, which makes the enemy weaker and highly immune to incoming damage.  

Poison Skills

In Diablo 4, the player uses the poison skill of the Rogue class to poison and debuff the enemy.

Poison Skills
Poison Skills (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Below we will talk about different poisons and their effects. 

Poison Imbuement

Poison Imbuement allows Rogues to use the power of poison, and players can imbue the qualified weapon in their arsenal, utilizing their next 2 imbue able skills to deal with the poison damage and apply extra poison damage over 5 seconds. Using the poison imbuement skill, the players will deal attacks capable of dealing up to 140% more damage with each strike. 

Enhanced Poison Imbuement

This skill enhances the poison imbuement and has a total duration of 1 second for poisoning the enemy to defeat them in the battle. 

Blended Poison Imbuement

In blended poison imbuement, any attack that carries poison imbuement skill will give 75% extra damage poisoning to the enemy, which will help you to defeat the enemy quickly. 

Basic Skills For The Diablo 4 Twisting Blades Build
Basic Skills (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Alchemical Advantage

Using alchemical advantage will give the Player 1% extra speed so the player can quickly get to the enemy anywhere in the arena that has been poisoned. It also increases the speed of attack by up to 15%, so you can get the opportunity to kill the enemy easily. 

Deadly Venom

Using deadly venom skills, the players can give 9% more poison to the enemy, which will help to defeat the enemy more quickly. 

Ultimate Skills

Moving on to the next one is the ultimate skill, in which your main focus is shadow clone skill, where your shadow mimics or copies your move to defeat the enemy quickly and easily. 

Shadow Clone

In shadow clone, the player’s shadow can copy or mimic the player’s move for 15 seconds, and it can also deal with damage up to 60%.

Shadow Clone Skill
Shadow Clone Skill (Image Credits: Gamesual)


Using innervation will give the players a 30% chance to earn the eight energy that helps them to defeat the enemy quickly. 

Adrenaline Rush

Using an adrenaline rush while the player moves toward the enemy will give you 5% enhanced energy to help you fight against the enemy. 


In haste skill, if your energy is higher than 50%, then you can earn a 50% increase in speed movement, but if you are lower than 50% energy, then you can only earn 15% extra speed attacks to defeat the enemy. 


The momentum skill will freeze or stun the enemy, giving you at least 8 seconds to hit it when it’s frozen or stunned. You can also hit the opponent from the back in this situation. The skills help the player to earn 20% extra damage, 30% extra energy, and 15% extra speed, which helps you to defeat the enemy quickly. 

Core Skills

Moving on to the next one, we have the core skill in Diablo 4, twisting blades build, where we must focus on twisting blades because they are the most critical and central skill in core skills.

Core Skills To Use
Core Skills To Use (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Twisting Blade

Twisting blades are the most important and central skill that can deal with damage from the opponent up to 63%. After throwing the blades at the enemy, you can get back the blades within 1.5 seconds, and the enemy will deal with 101% damage.

Diablo 4 Twisting Blades Build
Twisting Blades Core Skill (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Enhanced Twisting Blades

By enhancing the twisting blades, the damage will also improve 30% whenever the player throws the blade, and the blade comes back to the player. 

Advanced Twisting Blades

Whenever a player throws the twisting blades, and it’s returned to the player, the active cooldown will get lower by 0.25 seconds for the enemy whose blade crosses through the opponent for 3 seconds. 

Siphoning Strikes

In siphoning strikes, hitting close enemies with your attacks will heal your health or max life up to 3% every time. 

Agility Skills

Moving on to the last skill set, we have agility skills, which are also important for twisting blades. The main focus in agility skills is the dash weapon mastery that will also allow you to earn the bonus based on the weapon you use in Diablo 4. 

Shadow Step

When the shadow step skill is active, the players become unbeatable, and they get the chance to attack the enemy from the back, which deals with damage up to 75%. After 2 seconds, the players can also earn enhanced movement that is up to 50%.

Shadow Step Skill
Shadow Step Skill (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Methodical Shadow Step

In Diablo 4, when the player uses the shadow step, the enemy gets frozen or stunned for 2 seconds, allowing the player to damage or attack the opponent using this skill. 

Enhance Shadow Step

When the player keeps attacking or damaging the opponent with the shadow step skill, the shadow step skill will enhance the attacks and give you a chance against the enemy with 85 energy for 3 seconds.

Enhanced Shadow Step Skill
Enhanced Shadow Step Skill (Image Credits: Gamesual)


In agility skills, the dash will help the player attack the enemy by dealing 52% damage. When the dash skill cooldown, it will charge again for up to 9.8 seconds.

Enhance Dash

Using dash to attack the enemy will enhance the dash by up to 20%. The enhanced dash will give more damage to the enemy for 5 seconds, allowing it to trounce the enemy. 

Disciplined Dash

When the player uses the dash skill to attack the enemy, it will slow down the opponent by up to 30% for 3 seconds. The dash skill will give a chance to the player to attack the enemy that is slowed and able to defeat the enemy quickly. 

Skill Points

Skill Points
Where to invest Skill Points (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Below we will tell you the best skills to invest your skills points for a robust endgame twisting blades build in Diablo 4. 

Skills Name  Total Points 
Fundamental Puncture  3 points 
Mixed Shadow Imbuement  7 points 
Advanced Twisting Blades  7 points 
Disciplined Dash  3 points 
Methodical Shadow Step  3 points 
Sturdy  3 points 
Exploit  3 points 
Siphoning Strikes  3 points. 

Paragon Points

In Diablo 4, the Paragon system is the innovative element that allows the players to persistently advance and earn rewards by going to the maximum level in Diablo 4. When the player reaches level 50, players can receive the paragon points alongside classic experience skill points.

Momentum Endgame skill
Paragon Skills (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Below we will give you a list of Rare Glyphs and legendary nodes you can use in the twisting blades built in Diablo 4 to get into a paragon. 

Tricks Of The Trade

In Diablo 4, the tricks of the trade are a challenge that requires the players to kill ten enemies within 30 seconds. Those interested in more challenging activities will do this to get the rewards of new titles that will add to their name and experience in exploration. The tricks of the trade are a legendary paragon node and a great addition to the twisted blade build. 


In Diablo 4, the closer is the Rare Glyph which can increase the cutthroat skill damage for every five within the range. Furthermore, the Rogue lowers the damage while putting out the melee spears between battles.

Paragon Skills Closer
Closer Skill (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Exploit Weakness

The exploit weakness is the legendary paragon board in Diablo 4. With this paragon, whenever the player deals damage to the weak enemy, it will take 1% to increase the damage up to 15% from you to 6 seconds. 


In Diablo 4, the chip is also the Rare Glyph to use in the twisted blade build. When the player is at level 1, the chip will provide the player with the bonus that helps them increase their physical damage by attacking the enemy. That makes the enemy weaker. 

No Witnesses

In Diablo 4, the No Witness is a legendary paragon node. Utilizing this paragon will follow the effects that deal with the damage up to 30% and earn you more 10% increased damage for 20 seconds, allowing you to make the opponent vulnerable so you can easily defeat it. 

Legendary Aspects

Recommended Weapons And Aspects (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Below we will give you the aspects names for this build in Diablo 4. 

  • Energizing Aspect 
  • Edge Master’s Aspect 
  • Blade Dancer’s Aspect 
  • Accelerating Aspects 
  • Aspect Of Corruption 
  • Aspect Of Shared Misery 
  • Aspect Of The Umbral 
  • Cheat’s Aspect 
  • Aspect Of Quickening 
  • Blast-Trapper’s Aspect 
  • Aspect Of Disobedience 
  • Aspect Of Bursting Venoms 

Gems And Jewelry

Diablo 4 Gems and jewelry to use in Twisting Blades Build
Gems and Jewelry (Image Credits: Gamesual)

Below are the names of gems and all the details of the weapons, Armour, and Jewelry for the twisting blades build in Diablo 4. 

Gems  Armor Weapons   Jewellery  
Topaz   Damage Reduction while Crowd Controlled   Increase Lucky Hit Chance   Lightning Resistance Increase  
Skull   Additional Healing Received from All Sources   Life on Kill   Additional Armour Gained  
Sapphire   Damage Reduction while Fortified   Critical Strike Damage to Crowd-Controlled Enemies Increase   Cold Resistance Increase  
Ruby   Increase Max Life   Class Resource Generation   Fire Resistance Increase  
Emerald   Adds Thorns (Damage Reflection)   Damage to Elites Increase   Poison Resistance Increase  

That was all on our Twisting Blades Build in Diablo 4. Let us know in the comments what you think about this build and if you will use it for the Rogue class. Happy Slaying!

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