Thrill of the Kill is a tier 3 skill in Krieg's Mania skill tree. A portion of the excess damage dealt to an enemy that kills them is transferred to Krieg as health.


  • +50% max percentage of overkill damage is returned as health for the first rank and an additional +10% per additional rank.
Level 1 2 3 4 5
Max Percentage
Returned as Health
50% 60% 70% 80%90%
Level 6 7 8 9 10 11
Max Percentage
Returned as Health
100% 110% 120% 130% 140%150%

Can only leveled past 5 with Slab and Legendary Reaper class mods.


•This skill may become insignificant with Release the Beast since low health activates it and kills fully heal with it.

Krieg skills
Buzz Axe Rampage
Bloodlust Mania Hellborn
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