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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:
Cost-effective interrupts and AoE damage.
Attributes and Skills
You activate Spells and Signets 48% faster. (No effect for non-Mesmer skills with a cast time less than 2 seconds.)
In PvE, the recharge time of your Mesmer Spells is reduced by 42%.
NightfallMesmer. Fast Casting 14Symbolic CelerityEnchantment SpellFor 58 seconds, all of your signets use your Fast Casting attribute instead of their normal attributes.150.530NightfallMesmer. Fast Casting 14Symbolic PostureStanceFor 19 seconds, the next Signet you activate recharges 76% faster.1020PropheciesMesmer. Fast Casting 14Keystone SignetElite SignetAll of your signets except Keystone Signet are recharged. For 20 seconds, the next 6 times you use a signet that targets a foe, all other foes adjacent to your target are interrupted and take 57 damage.0.615FactionsMesmer. Domination Magic 13Unnatural SignetSignetTarget foe takes 67 damage. If that foe is under the effects of a hex or enchantment, foes adjacent to your target take 44 damage.0.610NightfallMesmer. Illusion Magic Signet of ClumsinessSignetIf target foe is attacking, that foe and all adjacent foes are interrupted and take 15..51..63 damage. Any foes using attack skills are knocked down.0.18FactionsMesmer. Domination Magic 13Signet of DisruptionSignetIf target foe is casting a Spell, the Spell is interrupted and that foe suffers 46 damage. If that foe is Hexed, Signet of Disruption can interrupt any non-Spell skills.0.115NightfallMesmer. Domination Magic 13Wastrel's DemiseHex SpellFor 5 seconds, target foe is hexed with Wastrel's Demise. Each second while hexed, target foe and all foes adjacent to that foe take 9 damage and an additional 9 damage for each second this spell is in effect. This hex ends prematurely if target foe uses a skill. 50.13CoreNo Profession. UnlinkedOptionalOptionalOptional.
Optional slots for: Assassin
- Signet of Deadly CorruptionEotNAssassin. Deadly Arts 14Signet of Deadly CorruptionSignetTarget foe takes 33 damage for each Condition on that foe (maximum 130 damage).112
- Signet of ShadowsFactionsAssassin. Deadly Arts 14Signet of ShadowsSignetTarget foe takes 33 damage. If your target was Blinded, that foe suffers an additional 57 damage.130
- Signet of Toxic ShockNightfallAssassin. Deadly Arts 14Signet of Toxic ShockSignetIf target foe is suffering from Poison, that foe takes 94 damage.115
- Cry of FrustrationCoreMesmer. Domination Magic 13Cry of FrustrationSpellIf target foe is using a skill, that foe and all foes in the area are interrupted and suffer 67 damage.10¼15
- Wastrel's WorryPropheciesMesmer. Domination Magic 13Wastrel's WorryHex SpellAfter 3 seconds, target foe and all adjacent foes take 89 damage. Wastrel's Worry ends prematurely if that foe uses a skill.5¼1
- Shatter HexCoreMesmer. Domination Magic 13Shatter HexSpellRemove a Hex from target ally. If a Hex is removed, foes near that ally take 108 damage.10110
- Signet of WearinessPropheciesMesmer. Domination Magic 14Signet of WearinessSignetTarget foe and all nearby foes lose 8 Energy and suffer from Weakness for 9 seconds.230
- MistrustNightfallMesmer. Domination Magic 13MistrustHex SpellFor 6 seconds, the next spell that target foe casts on one of your allies fails and deals 88 damage to that foe and all nearby foes.10212
- Bane SignetCoreMonk. Smiting Prayers 14Bane SignetSignetTarget foe takes 54 holy damage. If that foe was attacking, he is knocked down.120
- Castigation SignetEotNMonk. Smiting Prayers 14Castigation SignetSignetTarget foe takes 54 holy damage. If that foe was attacking, you gain 9 Energy.120
- Signet of RageFactionsMonk. Smiting Prayers 14Signet of RageSignetTarget foe takes 47 holy damage and +10 holy damage for each adrenaline skill that foe has.120
- Signet of ReturnNightfallParagon. Leadership 14Signet of ReturnSignetResurrect target party member with 14% Health and 4% Energy for each party member within earshot.55
- "Fall Back!"NightfallParagon. Command 8"Fall Back!"ShoutFor 7 seconds, all allies within earshot gain 10 Health per second while moving and move 33% faster. "Fall Back!" ends on an ally affected by this Shout when that ally successfully hits with an attack.1020 (move some points around to have 8 in Command)
- Signet of SorrowNightfallNecromancer. Soul Reaping 14Signet of SorrowSignetTarget foe takes 71 damage. If target foe is near a corpse or has a dead pet, this Skill recharges instantly.130
- Artificer's Insignia x5
- Superior Vigor, Vitae/attribute runes
- Maintain Symbolic Celerity and Keystone Signet (using Symbolic Posture on Keystone Signet).
- Apply Wastrel's Demise (and Wastrel's Worry if you have it), interrupt enemies with signets to get the most out of the hexes.
- Anti-Signet hexes like Rust and Ignorance
- Enchantment Removal