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Build:A/E PvP Way of the Assassin

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This build is in the metagame and deserves to be stored.

This build has received an overall rating in the range from 3.75 to < 4.75 and thus qualifies for the lower category of working builds: Good.

This build has been designed for the following use:

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Flux.jpg This build is positively affected by the Flux: Hidden Talent.
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Notes: Slightly increased air magic.
Flux.jpg This build is negatively affected by the Flux: There Can Be Only One.
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Notes: Increased damage against other assassins. As this is a pressure build and most assassins play spikes, this puts you at a disadvantage.
Flux.jpg This build is positively affected by the Flux: Jack of All Trades.
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Notes:
  • Attributes: 11 air magic, 10+1 critical strikes, 10+1 dagger mastery.
  • Slightly improved general performance.
Flux.jpg This build is negatively affected by the Flux: Minion Apocalypse.
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Notes: Killing targets will put you under pressure, which can be troublesome when no monk is in range.

Abuse quick-recharging attack skills with IAS/IMS and Conjure to pump massive damage.

Attributes and Skills

You have an additional 13% chance to critical hit. Whenever you critical hit, you get 3 Energy.
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Optional

  • Critical Eye.jpg Critical Eye : Extra energy management and dps in GvG
  • Resurrection Signet.jpg Resurrection Signet : for RA / HA.
  • Exhausting Assault.jpg Exhausting Assault : for an interrupt.
  • Fox Fangs (PvP).jpg Fox Fangs (PvP) or Wild Strike (PvP).jpg Wild Strike (PvP) for more DPS.


Equipment

  • Armor:
    • Survivor/Blessed, a Rune of Superior Vigor, a Rune of Vitae and a Rune of Clarity.
  • Weapons:
    • Shocking Daggers of Fortitude (+15^50 or +15% while enchanted since you'll be maintaining conjure lightning most of the time).
    • Vampiric Daggers of Fortitude (15^50) if Conjure gets stripped.
    • 40/20/20 Air Staff for casting Conjure.
    • Defensive Sets.

Usage

  • Maintain Conjure & Storm Djinn's Haste.
  • Maintain Way of the Assassin while spamming 1-2-3-1-2-4

Counters

  • Enchantment Removal.
  • General Anti-Melee.
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