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General information

Poison is a negative status effect that applies a damage overtime effect on the affected entity.

Poison is caused by Poison damage.

Duration from total damage is calculated with where X is 5 against players and 1 against enemies. This means Poison lasts ~100% longer on players which halves the tick damage.

Tick damage is calculated with .

Poison deals Pure damage. Poison resistance indirectly affects the effect by reducing Poison damage. This means that using Poison resistance mead doesn't help against already acquired effects.