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Druid - Staff Farmer

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Part of the current metagame.

Our curator decided this build is in the current metagame regardless of rating. The community gave this build a rating, making it top-tier: Great.

Focused on: Direct damageArea damageSingle targetRanged damageMobilitySurvivalFast taggingGroup play.

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Expansions required:

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Overview

Staff Druid is a very powerful support option for Zerging in open world, though it offers little in the way of solo or roaming play.
This build features a variant that is very useful in the Mad King's Labyrinth and the Lake Doric leather farm.
Important: You must ensure you have the "Allow Skill Retargetting" option enabled in the Options Menu for this build to function as intended.

Skill Bar

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Weapon Variants

  • AXE + WARHORN can be a valid option for a swap which allows for more boon support at the cost of range.

Skill Variants

Healing Skills
  • is a potent heal-over-time.
  • is a quick self-heal with no cast time.

Specializations

Build Code

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Equipment

Ascended gear and stat infusions are not required; you can use exotic gear with the same stats.

Standard Equipment

This variant uses the standard equipment and is meant for zerging large events.
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Variants

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Labyrinth Variant

This variant should be used during events where it is crucial that you have low DPS, such as the Mad King's Labyrinth

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Variants

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Consumables

Food
  • Ascended food is superior to any other food. In the event you do not have or cannot find any, see below:
  • Use
    for general farming.
  • for maxing out magic find.
  • if you need more healing.
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Usage

This build's primary purpose is to deal high area damage with LONGBOW and STAFF while providing excellent support through Regeneration Regeneration and Might Might.

Damage

  • Spam on mobs. You should try to aim for mobs that are far away so you can angle the beam to hit mobs between you and your target. IMPORTANT: Use your TAB key to constantly re-target different groups of mobs. This ensures your and will hit as many mobs as possible.
  • Use and off cooldown.
  • If running longbow, position yourself so that your shots pierce into multiple enemies.
  • Only dip into if you or your group needs additional healing.

Defense

  • Use as a panic button, if you're running it.
  • features several methods of healing yourself and those around you.
  • destroys projectiles!

Sustain

  • This build has considerable regeneration through
  • All of the skills in heal you and those around you. is particularly powerful.
  • Use following by for Condi Cleanse.
  • Use followed by for a quick burst heal.

Crowd Control

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Build rating - 5 stars
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2 Ratings
5 stars
Ahemix gave this build 5 stars November 2019

A great build with a lot of variant, i prefer play with full zealot and replace nature Magic with skirmishing when i play solo

5 stars
Onlywrin gave this build 5 stars October 2019

This is an S-Tier tagging build that is insanely easy to play. I highly recommend you try it.

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