How to Play The Secret Cow Level in Diablo 2: Resurrected

As the remastered version of Diablo 2 got released, fans started looking for the easter eggs that were previously incorporated in the original Diablo 2. Out of all these easter eggs, the most reputable one is most definitely the Secret Cow Level, and it has made its way to Diablo 2: Resurrected! The Secret Cow Level is present at the end of your regular run of the game and awards you with a lot of high-tier loot such as high runes, the Shako, and much more.

To get to the secret level you first need to clear out the game and then collect a few elements allowing yourself the ability to set up the portal that lets you enter the level. To do this you would require to get your hands on a Wirt’s leg and Tome of town portal and mix them up in the Horadric Cube. Stick around as we get into a more detailed guide.

How to Enter The Secret Cow Level

Put on your War Traveller’s Boots and grab ahold of your finest weapons, we are on our hunt for the Cows. However, to get access to the Secret Cow Level, you first need to gather some things.

Find The Wirt’s Leg

To enter the Secret Cow Level you first need to get a few things. The Tome of town portal is easy to acquire as you can buy it from one of the Act’s magic vendors, so we will be focusing upon acquiring the Wirt’s leg.

To Wirt’s Leg can be acquired in Act 1 in an area called Tristram, however, you can’t enter there by traditional means. So to get to Tristram just follow this step by step guide,

  • After you have banished Baal back to where he came from, return back to Rogue Encampment.
  • Using the waypoint portal present at the Rogue Encampment, make your way to Stony Fields.
  • After entering Stony Fields, just start walking parallely downwards till you come across the Cairn Stone.
  • By making use of the Cairn Stone, you would be able to enter Tristram.

After finding yourself in Tristram, you would need to walk towards the top-left corner of the map and kill the Wirt there. After you have successfully bested your foe, take the Wirt’s Leg off of their body as a trophy for victory.

Open Up The Secret Cow Level

After you have all the necessary ingredients prepared, it is time to open up the secret level. Take the Wirt’s Leg and Tome of town portal, and place them inside the Horadric Cube. As soon as you press the Transmute button, a red portal will appear right beside you.

Congratulations you have accessed the Secret Cow Level. Now the only thing standing between you and high-tier loot is the click of a button.


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Taaha Muffasil
Content Creator by profession, video game enthusiast by passion, Taaha has spent a long time writing engaging blogs for the entertainment niches and an even longer time behind a computer screen trying out every title that comes out.

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