How to get Harlequin Crest in Diablo 4

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How to get Harlequin Crest in Diablo 4

Wondering how to get the Harlequin Crest in Diablo 4? We’ve got you covered. Players who have played previous installments of the Diablo series, will be familiar with this crest as it has been around for a while. This is a unique item that you will unlock once you hit a certain level.

According to the game’s lore, the headdress was owned by a treacherous assassin who cursed the entire lineage of the king. The coveted collector's item also provides significant stat boosts and buffs. With a +1000 Maximum Life, 9.6% Cooldown Reduction, 11.5% Resource Generation, +20 All Stats, Gain 20.0% [10.0-20]% Damage Reduction, and +4 Ranks to all Skills, this is a headdress to die for. Let’s find out how you can get the Harlequin Crest in Diablo 4!

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How to get Harlequin Crest in Diablo 4

In Diablo 4, you will come across plenty of items that can help to make your character more powerful. As you progress through the game, the enemies are only going to get tougher. So, you need to ensure that your character is in tip-top shape to be able to take them down easily. One of the items that can greatly enhance your build is the Harlequin Crest.

The Harlequin Crest is a headdress that you can equip on any class. It is a non-class-specific item, which makes it easy to use, however, obtaining the Harlequin Crest is no easy feat. Unique items are extremely rare random drops that only appear in World Tier 3: Nightmare and World Tier 4: Torment.

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To reach World Tier 3 and play on Nightmare difficulty, you will need to complete the Cathedral of Light Capstone Dungeon at World Tier 2.

Once you have finished this main story mission, you will unlock World Tier 3. As for World Tier 4, which lets you play on Torment difficulty, you will be able to improve your chances to get new Unique item drops. It’s a good idea to unlock this higher difficulty setting so that you can obtain powerful items in Diablo 4.

Farming tips for Harlequin Crest in Diablo 4

You can get the Harlequin Crest drop from many sources, such as chests, enemies, Whispering Tree caches, and the Purveyor of Curiosities. But your chances are much better when you get them from elite or boss enemies, Resplendent Chests found in Nightmare Dungeons, the Whispering Tree Caches, or Helltide Chests.


If you're looking to increase your odds, we recommend farming events, as you'll encounter plenty of elite and boss enemies while also getting Murmuring Obols. The Purveyor of Curiosities is also a good option as you can find it in most towns. There’s a small chance of getting the Harlequin Crest here, but if you’re lucky, it might just let you pick the headdress. In this way, you will eventually get the helmet drop.

With the powerful modifiers of the Harlequin Crest, your character will be ready for anything that the game throws at them. That concludes our guide on how to get the Harlequin Crest in Diablo 4! For more guides on this game, feel free to check out how to farm glyphs and all Crushed Beast Bones recipes.

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