1. A great condition DPS build. It will rip through any PvE solo content and is very forgiving in fractals. I like my shouty reaper who just runs into piles of mobs and yells insults at them. The way you choose between weapons is going to be based mainly in your playstyle and in what your group want you to focus on. Je suis a la recherche d'un build DPS/Survie. I know that celestial has less damage burst and ussualy also overall, but it has better sustain (self and group) and even in 15 man guild groups damage from 5-6 scourges is enough to down all the people that are caught, also curse/scepter buffs recently. Even if I do get downed, because of the good and sustained condition damage, I can bounce back up a couple times. It makes any other healer more effective by allowing them to heal the people who need it more effectively. You might as well run another class that is straight dps like backline Rev? The key to mastery is understanding the prioritization of your skills and why they are ordered as such. Scourge is an excellent Area Healer, with great condi-clear, reasonable DPS (For a healer), and second-to-none revive capability. Not as high DPS as Reaper, but the amount of corruption and barrier support makes this build shine, especially as the meta shifts to more balanced between melee push comps and pirate ship ranged comp. Now with my gear set and some comparison run through on-paper damage calculation I'm really enjoying this build and dealing amazing damage with it. Guild wars 2 | Scourge Condi DPS META Build nightmare omnis555. Powerful build, and long overdue on this website. [&DQgnNjI9PCp+FgAAgAAAAJkBAABvAQAAkgAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA=], https://metabattle.com/wiki/index.php?title=Build:Scourge_-_Utility_Condi_DPS&oldid=106526, Warhorn can be replaced with a second torch if no CC is needed - swapping off cooldown should allow the, If there are other sources of life force (such as adds dying in wings 1 and 2), you can take, Your best option without losing DPS are soft CCs such as cripple, blindness, and fear from, In emergencies, you can swap to warhorn for. In disorganized groups the utility brought by this build is often life-saving and worth more than other, higher DPS classes. ... Download the latest version of GW2 TacO. This build makes use of Scourge's support capabilities to assist its minions, through barrier application and associated traits such as Abrasive Grit and Desert Empowerment. Power Reaper is the best class to level for a new player. I mainly use this for fractals and I tend to be one of the harder hitters as well as one who can stay alive longer than others on my team. Introduction While they are a bit lacking in the PvE mode of Guild Wars 2, Necromancers are quite strong in the Player vs Player aspect of GW2. The condition conversion is helpful in many cases open world, fractals (especially afflicted ones) or several raid bosses like slothasor or xera. Condi scourge is a safe pick, but most condition builds aren't as good in fractals due to enemies that die quickly and many bosses having phases that interrupt condition builds. Upgrade to premium membership and take advantage of all the premium benefits, including complete ad removal across the entire website, starting from only $1.99!Upgrade. Overview. Really like this build, have been having great success in WvW, not great at roaming or 1v1s but that is not its job anyway. Your shades are perfect or terrible for the limited area on the towers. But I would say Celestial/Grieving outshines it if your group is organized. pve [Build] ... trying to force condi specs into power builds or vice versa will only ever result in ineffectual builds. No one likes ads, we know that, but this website is made possible by displaying ads. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker or upgrading to premium membership.Upgrade. Staff auto attacks are low impact and its abilities relatively long cooldowns, so the best use of the weapon is to use its cooldown skills then swap out as soon as possible. With Scrapper+Antitoxin being part of the meta game, condis are basically non existant, increasing the potential of power spike oriented builds like this. Reaper: Reaper unlocks the Greatsword, which is fantastically useful, particularly Gravedigger (Greatsword 2). Shines at open field fights, but not as good as Celestial variant for smaller spaces and GvGs. Use your barrier abilities in the cc phase to support the healers. This build focuses on very high sustain and condition removal and typically has a more attrition-based playstyle. This is further boosted by traits such as Vampiric Presence and Transfusion, which also provide a minor amount of support to other pla… Bonjour, Je reviens sur GW2 après 6 ans d'absence. I have very little pvp experience in any mmo, so I need an idiot-proof build to learn on. J'ai trouver le build Minions avec un bâton qui est sympa , mais j'aimerais avoir un build avec + de DPS.Je suis 80 instant on va dire, car j'ai acheter l'extension PoF, et j'ai tout mes points de héros dans la spé Elite Faucheuse. Scourge has a nice support build and a condi variant but the condi build has a rather slow ramp time which makes it a lesser pick for fractals than reaper. The recent, much-needed nerfs to condi DPS on the Scourge has paved the way for power to shine once again. PvP / WvW: Scourge will be considered 'meta' altough there are a lot of good reaper builds around aswel. Necro Elite Specializations. A very solid build for easy zergling mode while able to survive very well but struggle quite a lot in 1v1 situations. Not even as good as old archived builds let alone what’s been being played in 2s and 3s. power scourge? Underwater does not work as well with this build since your utility skills are limited. The original build was about boon stripping but now we are just going straight damage? This can be useful in bad teams and brand new raid wings, but generally the correct answer to people downing all the time is either git gud or do more DPS so the mechanics don't kill you. This build excels in longer fights and is extremely beginner friendly. Much better than power reaper for DPS especially for high level fractals and raids where the better sustained DPS condition damage gives is more important. It really works well in raid and fractals even with several scourges in the group. Overall, if you want to play with the necromancer in wvw this build is the best solution, for direct damage, aoe and boon corruption. It's a great build, but i would still rank it bellow celestial variant. A powerful power build that deals exceptional damage at mid to close range. The necromancer is my favorite class now, influenced by the Scrouge specialization itself as well as this build, Survivability and dps are both great with this build. https://www.gamersdecide.com/articles/guild-wars-2-best-solo-class It is able to provide crazy spikes of damage and has a great cleave potential. But still probably the highest available spike which isn't that hard to pull off. Very low DPS after the near-deletion of Epidemic. It also deals relatively high ranged damage and isn't reliant on Mightor … No one likes ads, we know that, but this website is made possible by displaying ads. Open World PvE Necromancer Solo Builds Power Builds . Almost no corrupts, which is necros Purpose in WvW. Amazing build. Extract TacO from the archive somewhere - I recommend Guild Wars 2 folder. From what I read it ticks for 350 HP for 9 seconds helping your minions to live longer. best would be a hybrid build, that focusses more on boon corrupts with curses line missing. The Official API is experiencing issues; skill, trait and item data cannot be loaded at the moment. The developers are constantly adjusting the classes so that gameplay is balanced so that no class is able to dominate. Still killing other scourges fairly easily despite it not being meta. Please keep in mind I'll be starting with only auction house exotic gear and will work my way up to ascended along the way. Meanwhile, Scourge brings enough unique utility with barriers and Epidemic that it can even be of use to highly experienced groups. I've been using this build for quite some time now. Now condi scourge has lost its niche as cleave master, and its only niche left is its revival potential with the Blood Magic variant. I don't understand the point of power scourge. The Official API is experiencing issues; skill, trait and item data cannot be loaded at the moment. With proper playing you kill everything before it kills you, also no precision since you arent reaper anymorr. No damage no sustain. Damage is only second Job for necros in wvw. Scourge is better in a group setting, and is the better condition damage spec between the two. This page was last edited on 2 November 2020, at 15:32. It also provides strong incidental support for its subgroup by generating Might, cleansing conditions, and overhealing allies with barriers. Upgrade to premium membership and take advantage of all the premium benefits, including complete ad removal across the entire website, starting from only $1.99!Upgrade. See the ones that gathered dust, were orphaned by their original writers, or became obsolete by balance patches. Only reason to play it is if you want double scourge in 2v2s - this could be so 1 is support while you closer to power with rez signet, but Rez signet will just take all you hp away and you will be farmed if paired with anything besides support. scourge is a condi spec, so power builds are a terrible idea for it. With the recent changes of the first Path of Fire balance patch, the new Scourge elite specialization makes them the most oppressive they’ve been in the game’s history. Welcome, today we take a look at the necromancer's elite spec which is a Scourge! This build also works well for dungeons. 2. Je joue actuellement Necro. Scourge brings strong damage through his shade skills, barrier access and boonrip. This page was last edited on 5 September 2020, at 02:05. The weapon sets and combinations aren't an agreement. Been running the Original Trailblazer build except with undead runes instead of nightmare. List of PvE, PvP and WvW Necromancer builds ranging from good to meta. Theres almost no reason to build trailblazer on scourge in pve. Condition Scourge has extremely high self sustain with high AoE condition damage and boon removal. Damage is dealt directly and takes effect immediately. I find that the DPS and survivability while using this build have been really good. Guild Wars 2 is a unique game in that it is possible to reach the endgame content with all builds. Axe/Torch for example has strong melee pressure, whilst Axe/Focus has an amazing single target spike. Coordinate these with your group to maximize its effectiveness. Condition Scourge is a relatively easy build to learn but can be tricky to master due to a heavy requirement of management and placement. This build is really only good for pugmanading with a Tag who only pirate ships. Both your shade and wells skills are really important and shouldnt be used mindlessly. Scourge is mainly a utility class and excels in encounters where it can play to its strengths, namely Epidemic and defensive support. All trademarks and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective owners. We recommend QTFY builds, as these are carefully-tested and kept up to date with the current meta. You don't have evade skills nor immunities like other classes, and your support classes won't be able to babysit you all the time. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker or upgrading to premium membership.Upgrade. Due to this builds low burst it can sometimes be sub-par for zergs but will generally function well. Instead, you may want to use a reaper build for more difficult underwater content. We keep the orphan builds together and salute the veteran builds that held a position in the good, great, or meta categories. level 2 ... "This is the meme of a GW2 veteran. Looking to get into pvp/wvw, and I'm looking for a Scourge necro build to get me started. A condition DPS and utility build for Scourge. Defenitely a must. What's the point? Power Scourge brings extremely high power damage with good spikes and sustained damage potential, along with the usual Scourge boon corrupts. Welcome to the Builds Archive. One of the top builds for DPS out of any class. Abuse the Adrenaline Mushrooms as much as possible. If you want to help your minions and be even tankier (though as full DPS gear and in that build I linked I consider myself tanky as kitten) change one of the two for Blood 3 - 3 - 3 and start using your Scourge fear to trigger Transfusion. Drops off at long distance fights. Corrupts/strips are also incredibly low compared to the Celestial build due to no Scepter or Curses line. I also believe Staff really encourages laziness and most people never even swap to Axe. All trademarks and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective owners. 13+ IGRS: Guild Wars 2 is not intended for minors under age 13. An easy to play build that provides plenty of fortitude that lets you focus more on game play and what is going on around you. Lacking a bit in sustained damage against Celestial builds, and yes now lacking considerably in the boonrip department due to not using scepter. Positioning, reacting fast and timing your dodges well are key. All of then proc, Shade usage order (with enough life force). Both are great for pve. Not as infused or vermilion as a XxNoObSlayerxX; an elegant meme for a more lore-friendly age PvE, mostly Reaper, this will give you the highest damage out of the 2 specs, I do like playing Scourge ocassionaly, but you'll want to learn your priority skills and how to burst if want to compete with everyone else. Power Scourge brings extremely high power damage with good spikes and sustained damage potential, along with the usual Scourge boon corrupts. You rely way too much on high CD's. ... Guild Wars 2 - Builds I've Been Playing Before Path ... A Top 5 Guide - 2018 [GW2 PvE END GAME] - … The ability to choose healing makes it easier if you have no druid in group or for harder or solo (open world) content. However, being able to 900-range spike can be superior if coordinating shade cooldowns, and knowing when and where to place your, All of your shade skills will proc the strike of, Shroud traits proc as if the shade skills counted as that shroud skill. I've done a little comparison to other scourge builds and found out that this build is the most effective overall, it's even effective with world bosses, I'm always on top of the DPS list. A decent build. Scourge is what I want to play when I don't want to think or try. It was a viper build but with my spec I ended up with more health than I started most times. A down side is underwater fighting, reaper makes much more sense there, though there's only one underwater boss and hardly any underwater content. You'll still find groups and will be able to clear, but groups looking for kill speed or optimal groups may elect to not take you. A standard condition scourge build which is capable of soloing almost all Open World Content and even some dungeons and fractals. While not the highest DPS build, this build provides decent sustained DPS and ridiculously strong AoE cleave with Epidemic. [&DQg1KTImPBl+FgAAgQAAAHIWAABzAQAAYBcAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA=], https://metabattle.com/wiki/index.php?title=Build:Scourge_-_Power_Scourge&oldid=106896, This is how the shade mechanic works: if you have no active shade (, Therefore, depending on you group playstyle, you may not want to place a shade at all, and behave yourself like a mobile shade, doing damage while in melee, and benefiting from the barrier and cleanse. The community gave this build a rating, making it second-tier: Good. Today I gave up on the initial Intro action part. In any case, you'll do fine with either spec; Reaper will be better at Power damage builds, and as a result slightly better in PvE open world and story missions. Scourge: Currently, Scourge is in high demand as a niche build in WVW and raids as a healer. Which tells me some of these other comments are correct that it's just autopilot zerg build. A power reaper works quite well as well, but its slightlt harder for me to play. 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