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1.0.5 - Fixed item display incompatibility | A full port of ThinkInvisible's Ancient Scepter, complete with a custom model, item displays, and no extra dependencies.

Last updated 2 weeks ago
Total downloads 46955
Total rating 24 
Categories Mods Items
Dependency string amogus_lovers-StandaloneAncientScepter-1.0.5
Dependants 14 other mods depend on this mod

This mod requires the following mods to function

bbepis-BepInExPack-5.4.9 icon

Unified BepInEx all-in-one modding pack - plugin framework, detour library

Preferred version: 5.4.9
tristanmcpherson-R2API-3.0.52 icon

A modding API for Risk of Rain 2

Preferred version: 3.0.52


Standalone Ancient Scepter

  • Adds the Ancient Scepter from Risk of Rain 1 as a standalone mod
  • Code is almost entirely by ThinkInvisible, this is merely a port of that, without the TILER2 dependency and with a custom model


ThinkInvisible - Original code and implementation DestroyedClone - Ported to a standalone item, Maintainer rob - Fixed code bruh and redacted - Made the Scepter model swuff - Updated Textures, Consultation QandQuestion - Lore Moffein - Consultation /vm/ - Etc Mico27 - Orb creation help


- Commando: Suppressive Fire > Death Blossom (2x shots, fire rate, and accuracy. 2x autoaim range, hold primary fire to fire normally)  
    - -OR-  Grenade > Carpet Bomb (0.5x damage, throw a spread of 8 at once)
- Huntress: Arrow Rain > Burning Rain (1.5x duration and radius, burns)  
    - -OR-  Ballista > Rabauld (5 extra weaker projectiles per shot, for 2.5x TOTAL damage)
- Bandit: Lights Out > Assassinate (2x bullets)
    - -OR-  Desperado > Renegade (25% (+0.35% per token) chance to ricochet to another enemy on hit up to 8 times within 30m. -10% distance & damage per bounce. Unaffected by luck.) 
- MUL-T: Transport Mode > Breach Mode (0.5x incoming damage, 2x duration; after stopping, retaliate with a stunning explosion for 100% of unmodified damage taken)
- Engineer: TR12 Gauss Auto-Turret > TR12-C Gauss Compact (+1 stock, +1 placed turret cap)  
    - -OR-  TR58 Carbonizer Turret > TR58-C Carbonizer Mini (+2 stock, +2 placed turret cap)
- Artificer: Flamethrower > Dragon's Breath (hits leave lingering fire clouds)  
    - -OR-  Ion Surge > Antimatter Surge (2x damage, 4x radius)
- Mercenary: Eviscerate > Massacre (2x duration, kills refresh duration [hold special to leave early])  
    - -OR-  Slicing Winds > Gale-Force (4x stock and recharge speed, fires all charges at once)
- REX: Tangling Growth > Chaotic Growth (2x radius, pulses additional random debuffs)  
    - -OR-  DIRECTIVE: Harvest > COMMAND: Reap (Spawns extra fruit that gives random buffs)
- Loader: Charged Gauntlet > Megaton Gauntlet (2x damage and lunge speed, 7x knockback)  
    - -OR-  Thunder Gauntlet > Thundercrash (3x lightning bolts fired, cone AoE becomes sphere)
- Acrid: Epidemic > Plague (victims become walking sources of Plague, chains infinitely)
- Captain: Orbital Probe > 21-Probe Salute (1/3 damage, 7x shots, hold primary to fire continuously)
    - -OR-  OGM-72 'DIABLO' Strike > PHN-8300 'Lilith' Strike (30s, 2x blast radius, 100,000% damage, blights everyone in line of sight)
- Heretic: Nevermore (Special) > Perish Song (After 30 seconds, deals 5000% fatal damage to you and nearby enemies.)

- Alloy Vulture: Windblade > Repeated Windblade (50% chance to fire twice)
- Aurelionite: Eye Laser > Piercing Eye Laser (Additional 35% of damage dealt pierces walls)


  • New assets
  • Add autoaim to Commando's Death Blossom
  • Mithrix Scepter



  • 🛠️Restored the property accessor on the ItemDef of the ItemBase, which was preventing other mods from accessing the item properly.


  • ❌Blacklisted from being copied by TinkersSatchel's "Mostly-Tame Mimic" to prevent accidental rerolls.
  • 🛠️Merged config option to reroll duplicates into: Disabled, Random, and Scrap.
    • Scrap option allows extra to reroll into red scrap.
  • 🛠️Increased radius of Commando's "Death Blossom".
    • Holding down primary fire while using the skill switches back to the vanilla aim radius.
  • 🛠️Added option to Mercernary's "Massacre", allowing the user to exit early to prevent softlocks; especially with with SkillsPlusPlus.
    • Hold down your special ability to exit early.
  • ➕Added missing scepter skills for Captain's "Diablo Strike", Bandit's "Lights Out" and "Desperado", and Heretic's "Nevermore".
  • ➕Added new skills for Aurelionite's Laser, and Alloy Vulture's Windblade.
  • ➕Updated Assets and Lore
  • ➕Updated Readme
  • 🛠️Updated internal names to be more independent of ClassicItems


  • 🛠️Made ItemDef public so other mods can access it for their display rules


  • 🛠️Fixed for latest RoR2 version


  • 🛠️Fixed REX's upgrade not applying debuffs
  • 🛠️Fixed Captain's upgrade not having a skill icon
  • ➕Added item display for Bandit


  • Initial release

Available versions

Please note that the install buttons only work if you have compatible client software installed, such as the Thunderstore Mod Manager. Otherwise use the zip download links instead.

Upload date Version number Downloads Download link  
2021-10-2 1.0.5 5050 Version 1.0.5 Install
2021-10-1 1.0.4 121 Version 1.0.4 Install
2021-4-18 1.0.3 24616 Version 1.0.3 Install
2021-4-13 1.0.2 3509 Version 1.0.2 Install
2021-2-26 1.0.1 12978 Version 1.0.1 Install
2021-2-25 1.0.0 681 Version 1.0.0 Install