Helmets in Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire are covered on this page. In Pillars of Eternity 2, Helmets can provide various of protection.



Unique Helmets

Name Item Bonuses Location
Acina's Tricorn

Shootist: +5 Ranged Accuracy, -10% Reload Time

-10 Reload Initiative in Turn-based mode.

Can be bought in the Tikawara Trading Post
Blackblade's Hood
Duelist: +10% Action Speed with Daggers, Rapiers, and Stilettos
Hawk-Eye: +1 Perception, 5% of Hits converted to Crits with Ranged weapons
Reward given by Captain Aeldys, for completing the quest A Shrewd Proposition.
Cap of the Laughingstock
Belled: -1 to Stealth
Village Fool: Aura 2.5m for allies, Immune to Resolve afflictions, -10 Deflection
The Deck of Many Things: Sold by Zidacco.
Cowl of the Piercing Gaze
Woedica's Wisdom: +1 Perception, +1 Religion, +1 Insight Dropped by Inquisitor Lődwyn in Oathbinder's Sanctum
Defiant Apparel
Captain's Eye: Grants Captain's Eye (Resistance to Perception afflictions) Pre-order Bonus
Fair Favor
Swashbuckling: 10% Hit to Crit chance and 10% Crit Damage
with Daggers, Rapiers, Sabres, Stilettos, and Swords
Serafen Loyalty 2
Hazanui's Crested Hat
-- Looted from Hazanui Karū should she be killed at any point in the game.
Helm of the White Void
Crystallized Armor: 10% of incoming Grazes converted to Misses from weapons
Rymrgand's Influence: +10 Accuracy with Body Affliction/Mind Affliction attacks
Temple of Decline: a frozen corpse near Vytmádh portal
Horns of the Aurochs
On hit or crit, wearer's next successful attack does additional freeze damage.
Immune to Push and Pull effects.
Harbingers' Watch - Outcrop on High / The Higher-Ups
Kana's Hat
-- ???
Mask of the Grotto Deep
Toxic Coils: Grants Toxic Coils
Deadly Acumen: +2 Intellect, +1 Power Levels for all Poison keyword Abilities
Shadow Fang: Melee weapon attacks from stealth apply Raw Damage over time to target
Loot of the Kraken in Cignath Mór.
Disobeying Galawain in the quest Overgrowth.
Serpent Crown
Royal Plumage: +1 Intellect, +1 Perception
Serpent's Strike: +10 Accuracy, -25% Recovery Time for 15s when critically hit
In turn-based mode, -10% Initiative for 1 round when critically hit.
Looted from Queen Onekaza II
Thaos' Headdress
Authority: +1 Intellect; grants Mantle of Authority
Conspirator: +5 Accuracy and +5% Damage to Flanked targets
Equipped by Aloth if he becomes the Leaden Key grandmaster.
Whitewitch Mask
Fearful Geometries: +1 All Illusion Power Levels
Look Not Upon: Grants Ryngrim's Enervating Terror
Gaze and Despair: Ability activated when wearer becomes Bloodied Grants Ryngrim's Repulsive Visage
Sold by the Merchant The Spindle Man
Blackened Plate Helm
Pallid Countenance: +1 enemies Engaged, +1 Intellect, +1 Perception Quartermaster Harka in the Sea-Lashed Crypt interior.
Copperhead's Helm
Spell Scattering: -20% Damage taken from spells, -8 Accuracy with Spells Equipped by Copperhead
Death's Maw
Death Runes: Grants Death Runes Sold by the Merchant Alteria in Port Maje
Deltro's Cage Helm
Conduit: Receiving Shock Damage grants the wearer's attacks additional Shock Damage for 10s
In turn-based mode, effect last for 1 round.
Looted from Ezzali Bardatto
Heaven's Cacophony
Shout of Hosts: Grants Shout of Hosts
Heaven's Wrath: Grants Avenging Storm
Divine Knowledge: +2 Intellect, +1 Religion
Sold by the Merchant Wanika in Queen's Berth
Helm of the Falcon
Raptor's Grip: -10% Recovery Time with two-handed Melee weapons
Falcon's Wings: 15% of incoming Hits converted to Grazes from Ranged weapons
In Turn-based mode, -10% Initiative with two-handed Melee weapons
Sold by the Merchant on the beach of Crookspur.
Horns of The Bleak Mother
Against Claw and Horn: +10 Accuracy against Beasts
Beast's Cunning: +1 Perception, Resistance to Resolve afflictions
Sold by by the merchant Wanika in Queen's Berth.
Okura's Kettle
Seasoned Iron: +2 Burn Armor Rating
Hearth and Home: Grants Hearth and Home
Boil Over: 33% chance to cast Boiling Spray at an enemy when the wearer is Critically Hit in melee
Sold by Merchant Tiabo in  the Sacred Stair district of Neketaka.
Pearlescent Rhomboid Helstone
Helstone: 10% Chance to Reflect against Spells
Shifting Chroma: Grants Shifting Chroma (+1 Armor Rating, Concetration, -5% Damage taken, +3 All Defenses, 10% Chance to Reflect against Spells)

Sold by by the merchant Una in Serpent's Crown in the daytime.

Rekvu's Fractured Casque
Immortal Will: Grants Immortal Will

Sold by by the merchant Imuani in Delvers' Row.

The Mask of the Weyc
Focused Energies: +1 max Empower points
Veiling Hood: On first attacked - 1 per encounter:
(+50 Deflection against non-Veil Piercing attacks, Concentration for 12.0 sec)
In turn-based mode, the ability is effective for 1 round.

The Heart of Mystery

Contender's Helm
Guarded View: +5 all Defenses against Perception affliction attacks
Contender's Concentration: Gain Concentration at the start of combat

Temple of Toamowhai: Sold by Engari

The Maw of Ingimyrk
Alpha Wolf: Charm nearby beasts for 15s on scoring beast kill. Keen Senses: +2 Perception.
In turn-based mode, the ability is effective for 2 round.

The Rite of Passage

Survivor's Tusks
Tier 1: Boar's Endurance (The first time the wearer is Bloodied each combat, they rapidly heal for a short duration.)
Tier 2: Boar's Charge (The wielder draws his head back and headbutts an enemy. The enemy takes significant Crush Damage and is Stunned).
Tier 3: Boar's Squeal/Strength/Stubbornness/Determination.
Tier 4: N/A All: Aspect of the Boar (When knocked unconscious, the wearer channels the spirit of the Boar, reviving and removing all Injuries.)

The Crucible

Champion's Helm
Incoming Melee attacks that target Deflection and Miss have a 10% chance of allowing an instant Primary Attack Riposte; +3% Action Speed and Weapon Damage for each enemy Engaging the wearer.

Complete The Champion of the Hunt Battle Royale with non-Godlike Watcher







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    • Do you have the latest patch? Taos' Headdress gives only 5% damage to flanked and Whitewitch Mask only +1 to Illusion Power Levels as to 1.2 patch.

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