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Compass Rune
Compass Rune.png
Rarity color Common
Renewable Yes
Stackable Yes (64)
Version added 2.1
ID aoa3:compass_rune

The Compass Rune is an item used primarily as ammunition for staves.


Rune Shrine[]

Using Charged Runes on a Rune Shrine that is centered on a Compass Rune Shrine, will convert those Runes into Compass Runes. The player can only convert Runes into Compass Runes if their Runation level is 63 or higher.

Mob Drops[]

Compass Runes can be obtained as a drop from the following mobs:

Rune Box[]

Compass Runes can be found when opening a Rune Box.

Rune Randomizer[]

Using Charged Runes on a Rune Randomizer has a chance to convert them into Compass Runes.


Obtained from Level Price Price multiplier Item Stock Profession XP
Primordial Spellbinder 1 (Novice) Copper Coin.png 1 Copper Coin 0.05 Compass Rune.png 1 Compass Rune 64 1



Compass Runes are required as ammunition for the following Staves:


Crafting a Compass Rune with a vanilla Banner and a dye will give the Banner a pattern that resembles the Compass Rune's symbol.