Your Mercenary will be your companion in battles and you will be thankful you have them during those moments when you get surrounded by enemies. Apart from this, they will also follow you around during exploration so your travels won’t be too lonely. But during combat, if all the enemies end up overwhelming them and the player doesn’t help, they can get gravely injured and it will be your responsibility to heal them. In this article, we will explain how to give health potions to heal Mercenary in Diablo 2 Resurrected and also how to revive them if they die.
How to Heal and Revive Mercenaries in Diablo 2 Resurrected
To heal your Merc, you need to press the relevant buttons on your keyboard or controller to give them the healing Potion.
- PC – Shift + 1/2/3/4 keys. You can also pick up a healing potion from the bottom and drag it into the Mercenary’s picture at the top left section of the screen.
- PS4, PS5 – Press L2 + D-pad up/down/left/right depending on the slot you have assigned for the healing potion.
- Xbox One, Series X|S – Press LT + D-pad up/down/left/right depending on the slot you have assigned for the healing potion.
- Nintendo Switch – Press ZL + D-pad up/down/left/right depending on the slot you have assigned for the healing potion.
To revive and resurrect your Mercenaries, you need to talk to an NPC and spend Gold to make it happen. Initially, the amount of Gold won’t be much, but as you progress, the amount will be huge and Gold isn’t that readily available. So, you must ensure that you heal them often and, well, don’t let them die.
These are the NPCs that you need to speak to in order to revive your Mercenaries. They differ on the basis of the Act you are in. That’s Kashya (Act I), Greiz (Act 2), Asheara (Act 3), Tyreal (Act 4), Qual-Kehk (Act 5).
That’s everything about how to give Merc potion in Diablo 2 Resurrected to heal them and also how to revive them. If you liked this guide, we’ve got lots more in our D2R guides. You’ll find best build guides, boss fights, location guides and some hidden secrets too.