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Engineer - Mobile Turrets

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Focused on: Direct damageMobility.

Designed for:

Overview

A more mobile and condition based version of the classic Turret build.

Skill Bar

Weapon Set

Pistol/Shield
Utility
Elite
Fragmentation Shot
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Fragmentation Shot
Fire a shot that bleeds the impacted target and then shatters, dealing damage to nearby enemies.
Damage.pngDamage: 85
Bleed.pngBleeding (3s): 127 Damage
Radius.pngRadius: 120
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Physical Projectile
Range.pngRange: 900
Poison Dart Volley
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Poison Dart Volley
Fire a volley of darts that poison foes.
Damage.pngDamage: 142
Poison.pngPoison (4s): 134 Damage, -33% Heal Effectiveness
Book.pngNumber of Darts: 5
Range.pngRange: 900
Static Shot
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Static Shot
Discharge a lightning shot that bounces between multiple foes, blinding and confusing them.
Damage.pngDamage: 97
Blind.pngBlindness (3s): Next outgoing attack misses.
Confusion.png2Confusion (3s): 130 Damage On Skill Use
Book.pngNumber of Bounces: 4
Range.pngRange: 900
Magnetic Shield
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Magnetic Shield
Create a magnetic field that reflects projectiles and can be released to push back foes.
Duration.pngDuration: 3 seconds
Static Shield
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Static Shield
Electrify your shield, preparing to throw it at foes. If you are hit, the shield discharges, stunning your nearby attackers.
Stun.pngStun (1s): Unable to use skills or move.
Duration.pngBlock Duration: 1.5 seconds
Healing Turret
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Healing Turret
Turret. Deploy a turret that heals you briefly, then regenerates you and your allies.
Heal.pngHealing: 2,520
Regeneration.pngRegen (3s): 390 Heal
Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
Radius.pngRadius: 480
Elixir Gun
Elixir Gun
Weapon Kit. Arm yourself with an elixir gun that replaces your weapon skills.
Thumper Turret
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Thumper Turret
Turret. Build a high-health thumper turret that damages nearby foes.
Damage.pngDamage: 635
Cripple.pngCripple (3s): -50% Movement Speed
Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
Duration.pngRate of Fire: 3 seconds
Radius.pngRadius: 240
Rocket Turret
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Rocket Turret
Turret. Build a turret that fires rockets.
Damage.pngDamage: 1,429
Book.pngAttack Range: 1,000
Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
Duration.pngRate of Fire: 4 seconds
Radius.pngRadius: 240
Supply Crate
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Supply Crate
Turret. Request a supply drop of turrets.
Damage.pngDamage: 266
Stun.pngStun (2s): Unable to use skills or move.
Duration.pngDuration: 60 seconds
Radius.pngRadius: 240
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Blast
Range.pngRange: 1,200

Kits

Elixir Gun
Tranquilizer Dart
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Tranquilizer Dart
Fire a dart that bleeds and weakens foes.
Damage.pngDamage: 130
Bleed.pngBleeding (4s): 170 Damage
Weakness.pngWeakness (1s): -50% Endurance Regeneration, 50% Fumble (Unrestricted)
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Physical Projectile
Range.pngRange: 900
Elixir F
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Elixir F
Fire a bouncing glob of Elixir F that cripples foes and grants swiftness to you and allies.
Damage.pngDamage: 244
Swiftness.pngSwiftness (3s): 33% Movement Speed
Cripple.pngCripple (3s): -50% Movement Speed
Book.pngNumber of Bounces: 3
Range.pngRange: 900
Fumigate
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Fumigate
Spray a cone of elixir fumes, inflicting poison and vulnerability to foes and curing conditions on allies with every strike.
Damage.png5Damage: 140
Poison.png5Poison (2s): 335 Damage, -33% Heal Effectiveness
Vulnerability.png5Vulnerability (6s): 5% Incoming Damage, 5% incoming Condition Damage
Book.pngConditions removed: 5
Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
Range.pngRange: 450
Acid Bomb
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Acid Bomb
Elixir. Leap backward, spraying an acidic elixir on the ground that damages nearby foes.
Damage.pngDamage: 277
Book.pngDistance: 550
Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
Duration.pngDuration: 5 seconds
Radius.pngRadius: 180
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Blast
Unblockable.pngUnblockable
Super Elixir
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Super Elixir
Elixir. Launch an elixir orb, healing nearby allies on impact and creating an area of continual healing.
Heal.pngImpact Heal: 700
Heal.pngPulse Heal: 204
Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
Book.pngPulses: 11
Duration.pngDuration: 10 seconds
Radius.pngRadius: 240
Combo.pngCombo Field: Light
Range.pngRange: 900

Slot Changes

  • Weapons: Off-hand Pistol over Shield.

Specializations

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Weapons

First Weapon Set
  • Main Hand
Pistol
Superior Sigil of Geomancy Superior Sigil of Geomancy
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Superior Sigil of Geomancy.pngSuperior Sigil of Geomancy
Inflict bleeding on nearby foes for 10 seconds when you swap to this weapon while in combat. (Cooldown: 9s)
  • Off Hand
Shield
Superior Sigil of Purity Superior Sigil of Purity
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Superior Sigil of Purity.pngSuperior Sigil of Purity
60% Chance on Hit: Remove a Condition. (Cooldown: 10s)

Sigil Variants

  • Superior Sigil of Energy Superior Sigil of Energy
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    Superior Sigil of Energy.pngSuperior Sigil of Energy
    Gain 50% of your endurance when you swap to this weapon while in combat. (Cooldown: 9s)

Equipment

Rune:
Superior Rune of the Traveler Superior Rune of the Traveler
Superior Rune of the Traveler.pngSuperior Rune of the Traveler
(1): +8 All Stats (2): +5% Boon Duration (3): +12 All Stats (4): +10% Condition Duration; +10% Boon Duration (5): +16 All Stats (6): +25% Movement Speed

Amulet: Amulet/PvP Carrion Amulet

  • If you don't want to roam that much, take Melandru.

Equipment Variants

  • Superior Rune of Melandru Superior Rune of Melandru
    Superior Rune of Melandru.pngSuperior Rune of Melandru
    (1): +25 Toughness (2): +35 Vitality (3): +50 Toughness (4): -10% Incoming Condition Duration; -10% Incoming Stun Duration (5): +100 Toughness (6): -15% Incoming Condition Duration; -15% Incoming Stun Duration

Usage

  • Turret placement is important.
    • Try to deploy
      Thumper Turret Thumper Turret
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      Thumper Turret
      Turret. Build a high-health thumper turret that damages nearby foes.
      Damage.pngDamage: 635
      Cripple.pngCripple (3s): -50% Movement Speed
      Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
      Duration.pngRate of Fire: 3 seconds
      Radius.pngRadius: 240
      at the middle of the cap point so it'll hit every contesting enemy.
    • Under no circumstances should you do the same with
      Rocket Turret Rocket Turret
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      Rocket Turret
      Turret. Build a turret that fires rockets.
      Damage.pngDamage: 1,429
      Book.pngAttack Range: 1,000
      Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
      Duration.pngRate of Fire: 4 seconds
      Radius.pngRadius: 240
      . This Turret should be on the high ground far from the point so it'll be safe from AoE cleave. The higher you place it, the less your enemies can block line of sight.
  • Elixir F Elixir F
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    Elixir F
    Fire a bouncing glob of Elixir F that cripples foes and grants swiftness to you and allies.
    Damage.pngDamage: 244
    Swiftness.pngSwiftness (3s): 33% Movement Speed
    Cripple.pngCripple (3s): -50% Movement Speed
    Book.pngNumber of Bounces: 3
    Range.pngRange: 900
    on Elixir Gun will be one of your key skills - landing this is important because then you will gain vigor from
    Invigorating Speed Invigorating Speed
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    Invigorating Speed
    When you gain swiftness you also gain vigor.
    Vigor.pngVigor (5s): 100% Endurance Regeneration
    .
  • Keep Poison Poison up on your enemy, reducing healing is important.
  • You should be able to take most 1v1s without using your elite, therefore try to keep
    Supply Crate Supply Crate
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    Supply Crate
    Turret. Request a supply drop of turrets.
    Damage.pngDamage: 266
    Stun.pngStun (2s): Unable to use skills or move.
    Duration.pngDuration: 60 seconds
    Radius.pngRadius: 240
    Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Blast
    Range.pngRange: 1,200
    for roaming - this way you can leave the point and still apply decent pressure on another one.

Elixir gun basics:

  • Fumigate Fumigate
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    Fumigate
    Spray a cone of elixir fumes, inflicting poison and vulnerability to foes and curing conditions on allies with every strike.
    Damage.png5Damage: 140
    Poison.png5Poison (2s): 335 Damage, -33% Heal Effectiveness
    Vulnerability.png5Vulnerability (6s): 5% Incoming Damage, 5% incoming Condition Damage
    Book.pngConditions removed: 5
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Range.pngRange: 450
    - excellent party condi cleansing and line of sight (LoS) ignoring AoE Poison Poison application. Use it on downed enemies to hinder res attempts.
  • Acid Bomb Acid Bomb
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    Acid Bomb
    Elixir. Leap backward, spraying an acidic elixir on the ground that damages nearby foes.
    Damage.pngDamage: 277
    Book.pngDistance: 550
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Duration.pngDuration: 5 seconds
    Radius.pngRadius: 180
    Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Blast
    Unblockable.pngUnblockable
    - Blast finisher that can be chained with a water field of your healing skill for additional healing or Super Elixir for Retaliation + it's a superior disengage ability.
  • Super Elixir Super Elixir
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    Super Elixir
    Elixir. Launch an elixir orb, healing nearby allies on impact and creating an area of continual healing.
    Heal.pngImpact Heal: 700
    Heal.pngPulse Heal: 204
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Book.pngPulses: 11
    Duration.pngDuration: 10 seconds
    Radius.pngRadius: 240
    Combo.pngCombo Field: Light
    Range.pngRange: 900
    - AoE heal/condi cleansing, long duration Light field, nice buff to sustain.
  • Toolbelt skill
    Healing Mist Healing Mist
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    Healing Mist
    Elixir. Vent a healing mist, granting regeneration to yourself and allies.
    Regeneration.pngRegen (10s): 1,300 Heal
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Radius.pngRadius: 240
    Stun-Break.pngBreaks stun
    will be your on-demand stunbreaker - something other Turret builds can't provide.

Making a 2nd healing skill:

  • You can use F1
    Regenerating Mist Regenerating Mist
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    Regenerating Mist
    Release a mist of healing liquid to regenerate nearby allies.
    Regeneration.png2Regen (3s): 780 Heal
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Radius.pngRadius: 480
    Combo.pngCombo Field: Water
    (Healing Turret toolbelt skill) -> then press skill 4 twice to use
    Magnetic Inversion Magnetic Inversion
    Magnetic Inversion
    Release the magnetic field to push back nearby foes.
    Damage.pngDamage: 61
    Knockback.pngKnockback: 300
    Radius.pngRadius: 180
    Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Blast
    - F1 creates a water combo field for a short period of time and each of your Blast Finishers do ~2k AoE heal this way. You can do the same with
    Acid Bomb Acid Bomb
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    Acid Bomb
    Elixir. Leap backward, spraying an acidic elixir on the ground that damages nearby foes.
    Damage.pngDamage: 277
    Book.pngDistance: 550
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Duration.pngDuration: 5 seconds
    Radius.pngRadius: 180
    Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Blast
    Unblockable.pngUnblockable
    .

Counters

  • Reflects.

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