Build

Ranger - Tequatl (Attack - TxS)

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Focused on: Direct damage.

Designed for:

Overview

This is the ranger meta build which TxS uses for Tequatl (Both melee and ranged).

Skill Bar

First Weapon Set

Greatsword
Utility
Elite
Slash
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Slash
Chain. Slash your foe.
Damage.pngDamage: 135
Book.pngNumber of Targets: 3
Range.pngRange: 150
Maul
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Maul
Attack your foe with the force of a bear.
Damage.pngDamage: 394
Vulnerability.png5Vulnerability (8s): 5% Incoming Damage
Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
Range.pngRange: 220
Swoop
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Swoop
Run and leap at your foe, hitting them and nearby foes.
Damage.pngDamage: 244
Book.pngNumber of Targets: 3
Book.pngEvade Duration While Swinging: 0.5 seconds
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Leap
Range.pngRange: 1,100
Counterattack
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Counterattack
Block and counter an attack with a kick that pushes foes back.
Damage.pngDamage: 317
Knockback.pngKnockback: 300
Hilt Bash
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Hilt Bash
Daze your foe with a hilt bash. Stun them if you hit from behind. Your pet's next attack does 50% more damage.
Damage.pngDamage: 122
Daze.pngDaze (1½s): Unable to use skills.
Stun.pngStun (1½s): Unable to use skills or move.
Range.pngRange: 300
Healing Spring
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Healing Spring
Trap. Create a healing spring that heals you, your pet and your allies. It also cures conditions on allies.
Heal.pngHealing: 4,920
Regeneration.png6Regen (3s): 2,340 Heal
Duration.pngDuration: 10 seconds
Radius.pngTrigger Radius: 180
Radius.pngEffect Radius: 240
Combo.pngCombo Field: Water
Quickening Zephyr
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Quickening Zephyr
Survival. You and your pet gain quickness.
Quickness.pngQuickness (6s): Skills and actions are 50% faster.
Superspeed.pngSuper Speed (6s): Movement speed is greatly increased.
Stun-Break.pngBreaks stun
Signet of the Wild
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Signet of the Wild
Signet Passive: Grants health regeneration to you and your pet.
Signet Active: You and your pet grow larger, dealing more damage and gaining stability.
Heal.pngSignet of the Wild: 62 Heal
Signet of the Wild.pngEnlarged (8s): You deal 25% more damage and move faster.
Stability.png5Stability (8s): Cannot be knocked down, pushed back, pulled, launched, stunned, dazed, floated, sunk, feared, or taunted.
Damage.pngDamage Increase: 25%
Book.pngMovement Speed Increase: 50%
Duration.pngDuration: 8 seconds
Frost Spirit
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Frost Spirit
Spirit. Summon a frost spirit that has a chance to grants bonus damage to nearby allies.
Frost Spirit.pngFrost Spirit (6s): 75% chance to grant 10% bonus damage on hit
Book.pngNumber of targets: 5
Duration.pngDuration: 60 seconds
Radius.pngRadius: 1,000
Spirit of Nature
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Spirit of Nature
Spirit. Summon a spirit that heals allies. Command the spirit to revive and cure conditions on nearby allies.
Heal.pngHealing: 320
Duration.pngDuration: 60 seconds
Radius.pngInterval: 1 second
Radius.pngRadius: 240

Second Weapon Set

Longbow
Long Range Shot
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Long Range Shot
Shoot your foe from long range. The farther the arrow flies, the more damage it does.
Damage.png1,000+ Range: 336
Damage.png500-1,000 Range: 298
Damage.png0-500 Range: 261
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Physical Projectile
Range.pngRange: 1,500
Rapid Fire
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Rapid Fire
Fire multiple arrows at your foe.
Damage.png10Damage: 1400
Vulnerability.png10Vulnerability (10s): 10% Incoming Damage
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Physical Projectile
Range.pngRange: 1,500
Hunter's Shot
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Hunter's Shot
Fire an arrow that grants you stealth when it hits an enemy. Your pet gains swiftness.
Damage.pngDamage: 149
Swiftness.pngPet Swiftness (10s): 33% Movement Speed
Stealth.pngStealth (3s): Invisible to foes.
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Physical Projectile
Range.pngRange: 1,500
Point Blank Shot
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Point Blank Shot
Push back your foe with a point-blank shot. The closer they are, the farther it pushes them back.
Damage.pngDamage: 298
Knockback.pngKnockback for range less than 300: 600
Knockback.pngKnockback for range between 300-600: 500
Knockback.pngKnockback for range greater than 600: 400
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Physical Projectile
Range.pngRange: 1,200
Barrage
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Barrage
Barrage the target area with a hail of arrows that cripple.
Damage.png12Damage: 1,788
Cripple.png12Cripple (1½s): -50% Movement Speed
Radius.pngRadius: 360
Range.pngRange: 1,500

Alternative X + Warhorn

Warhorn
Hunter's Call
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Hunter's Call
Call hawks to swarm your foe.
Damage.png16Damage: 464
Range.pngRange: 1,200
Call of the Wild
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Call of the Wild
Grant fury, might, and swiftness to yourself and nearby allies.
Fury.pngFury (15s): 20% Critical Chance
Might.png3Might (15s): 90 Power, 90 Condition Damage
Swiftness.pngSwiftness (15s): 33% Movement Speed
Radius.pngRadius: 750
Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Blast
Hunter's Call Call of the Wild

Slot Changes

Skill variants go here.

  • Entangle Entangle
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    Entangle
    Survival. Entagle foes around you with vines. Entagled foes bleed and are immobilized until the vines are destroyed.
    Damage.png4Damage: 508
    Bleed.png5Bleeding (8s): 4,760 Damage
    Immobilize.png5Immobilize (1s): Unable to move.
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Duration.pngDuration: 5 seconds
    Radius.pngRadius: 600
    Unblockable.pngUnblockable
    over
    Spirit of Nature Spirit of Nature
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    Spirit of Nature
    Spirit. Summon a spirit that heals allies. Command the spirit to revive and cure conditions on nearby allies.
    Heal.pngHealing: 320
    Duration.pngDuration: 60 seconds
    Radius.pngInterval: 1 second
    Radius.pngRadius: 240
    - If your map doesn't manage the battery phases too good, you might want to swap Entangle in.
  • Troll Unguent Troll Unguent
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    Troll Unguent
    Survival. You and your pet regenerate health over time.
    Heal.pngHealth per Second: 850
    Duration.pngDuration: 10 seconds
    over
    Healing Spring Healing Spring
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    Healing Spring
    Trap. Create a healing spring that heals you, your pet and your allies. It also cures conditions on allies.
    Heal.pngHealing: 4,920
    Regeneration.png6Regen (3s): 2,340 Heal
    Duration.pngDuration: 10 seconds
    Radius.pngTrigger Radius: 180
    Radius.pngEffect Radius: 240
    Combo.pngCombo Field: Water
    - For some kinds of runs (full ranged or other weird things), water fields are not wanted. Change it if that is the case.

Specializations

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Trait Variants

  • Piercing Arrows Piercing Arrows
    Piercing Arrows
    All arrow attacks pierce targets.
    Book.pngTargets per Arrow: 5
    Book.pngPierces
    over Signet Mastery Signet Mastery - Use that trait instead, if you are in the ranged attack party and not in the melee one.
  • Eagle Eyes Eagle Eyes over Signet Mastery Signet Mastery - Use this trait, if you are in the ranged attack party, but cannot hit the double damage ranged spot.

Weapons

First Weapon Set
  • Main Hand
Greatsword
Stats: Soldier
Superior Sigil of Force Superior Sigil of Force
Superior Sigil of Force.pngSuperior Sigil of Force
+5% Damage
Superior Sigil of Water Superior Sigil of Water
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Superior Sigil of Water.pngSuperior Sigil of Water
30% Chance on Hit: Heal nearby allies around your target (360 radius). (Cooldown: 5s)
Second Weapon Set
  • Main Hand
Longbow
Stats: Soldier
Superior Sigil of Bloodlust Superior Sigil of Bloodlust
Superior Sigil of Bloodlust.pngSuperior Sigil of Bloodlust
Gain a charge of +10 power each time you kill a foe, five if you kill an enemy player.
Superior Sigil of Force Superior Sigil of Force
Superior Sigil of Force.pngSuperior Sigil of Force
+5% Damage

Weapon Variants

  • X + Warhorn instead of Longbow - If you are on the melee spot, you may want to use the Warhorn for blasting. X can either be Axe or Sword. Whichever you feel more comfortable with.
  • If X is a sword, you may change
    Superior Sigil of Battle Superior Sigil of Battle
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    Superior Sigil of Battle.pngSuperior Sigil of Battle
    Gain 2 stacks of might (20 seconds) when you swap to this weapon while in combat. (Cooldown: 9s)
    over
    Superior Sigil of Water Superior Sigil of Water
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    Superior Sigil of Water.pngSuperior Sigil of Water
    30% Chance on Hit: Heal nearby allies around your target (360 radius). (Cooldown: 5s)

Alternate Weapon Set (Instead of Longbow)

  • Main Hand
Axe or Sword
Stats: Soldier
Superior Sigil of Force Superior Sigil of Force
Superior Sigil of Force.pngSuperior Sigil of Force
+5% Damage
  • Off Hand
Warhorn
Stats: Soldier
Superior Sigil of Bloodlust Superior Sigil of Bloodlust
Superior Sigil of Bloodlust.pngSuperior Sigil of Bloodlust
Gain a charge of +10 power each time you kill a foe, five if you kill an enemy player.

Pets

  • Juvenile Jungle Stalker Juvenile Jungle Stalker - For the
    Mighty Roar Mighty Roar
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    Mighty Roar
    Give extreme might to nearby allies.
    Might.png5Might (15s): 150 Power, 150 Condition Damage
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Radius.pngRadius: 600
    might stacks
  • Juvenile River Drake Juvenile River Drake - Because
    Lightning Breath Lightning Breath
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    Lightning Breath
    Breathe bolts of lightning that bounce to nearby foes.
    Damage.pngDamage: 722
    Range.pngRange: 600
    jumps between the multiple spots of Tequatl and for the
    Tail Swipe Tail Swipe
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    Tail Swipe
    Attack all surrounding foes with a tail swipe.
    Damage.pngDamage: 1,969
    Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Blast
    Range.pngRange: 225
    blast.

Equipment

Armor
  • Stats: Soldier
  • Runes:
    Superior Rune of Strength Superior Rune of Strength
    Superior Rune of Strength.pngSuperior Rune of Strength
    (1): +25 Power (2): +10% Might Duration (3): +50 Power (4): +15% Might Duration; 25% chance when struck to gain might for 5 seconds. (Cooldown: 5s) (5): +100 Power (6): +20% Might Duration; +5% damage while under the effects of might.
Accessories
  • Stats: Soldier

Equipment Variants

  • Superior Rune of Strength Superior Rune of Strength
    Superior Rune of Strength.pngSuperior Rune of Strength
    (1): +25 Power (2): +10% Might Duration (3): +50 Power (4): +15% Might Duration; 25% chance when struck to gain might for 5 seconds. (Cooldown: 5s) (5): +100 Power (6): +20% Might Duration; +5% damage while under the effects of might.
    Superior Rune of the Privateer Superior Rune of the Privateer
    Superior Rune of the Privateer.pngSuperior Rune of the Privateer
    (1): +25 Power (2): +10% Might Duration (3): +50 Power (4): 25% chance when struck to shout Yarr and grant 3 stacks of might to nearby allies for 10 seconds. (Cooldown: 20s) (5): +100 Power (6): 50% chance to summon a parrot. (Cooldown: 60s)
    - Privateer is just alot less expensive, but not as good as Strength obviously.

Usage

General

  • Superior Sigil of Bloodlust Superior Sigil of Bloodlust
    Superior Sigil of Bloodlust.pngSuperior Sigil of Bloodlust
    Gain a charge of +10 power each time you kill a foe, five if you kill an enemy player.
    - If you use this, make sure to build it up before the fight begins.

Attack Phase

  • Revive downed, ignore dead. ^^
  • If you don't have dedicated teams for the fingers, don't ignore them! Kill them!
  • Spirit of Nature Spirit of Nature
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    Spirit of Nature
    Spirit. Summon a spirit that heals allies. Command the spirit to revive and cure conditions on nearby allies.
    Heal.pngHealing: 320
    Duration.pngDuration: 60 seconds
    Radius.pngInterval: 1 second
    Radius.pngRadius: 240
    - Use this to revive downed people. Do not drop the spirit before people are downed, the spirit would die exactly when the players do.
  • Quickening Zephyr Quickening Zephyr
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    Quickening Zephyr
    Survival. You and your pet gain quickness.
    Quickness.pngQuickness (6s): Skills and actions are 50% faster.
    Superspeed.pngSuper Speed (6s): Movement speed is greatly increased.
    Stun-Break.pngBreaks stun
    - This can break the fear, but try to dodge the fear and use this on cooldown for more damage, if you feel comfortable dodging.
  • Signet of the Wild Signet of the Wild
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    Signet of the Wild
    Signet Passive: Grants health regeneration to you and your pet.
    Signet Active: You and your pet grow larger, dealing more damage and gaining stability.
    Heal.pngSignet of the Wild: 62 Heal
    Signet of the Wild.pngEnlarged (8s): You deal 25% more damage and move faster.
    Stability.png5Stability (8s): Cannot be knocked down, pushed back, pulled, launched, stunned, dazed, floated, sunk, feared, or taunted.
    Damage.pngDamage Increase: 25%
    Book.pngMovement Speed Increase: 50%
    Duration.pngDuration: 8 seconds
    ,
    Frost Spirit Frost Spirit
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    Frost Spirit
    Spirit. Summon a frost spirit that has a chance to grants bonus damage to nearby allies.
    Frost Spirit.pngFrost Spirit (6s): 75% chance to grant 10% bonus damage on hit
    Book.pngNumber of targets: 5
    Duration.pngDuration: 60 seconds
    Radius.pngRadius: 1,000
    - Use on Cooldown for dps.
  • Healing Spring Healing Spring
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    Healing Spring
    Trap. Create a healing spring that heals you, your pet and your allies. It also cures conditions on allies.
    Heal.pngHealing: 4,920
    Regeneration.png6Regen (3s): 2,340 Heal
    Duration.pngDuration: 10 seconds
    Radius.pngTrigger Radius: 180
    Radius.pngEffect Radius: 240
    Combo.pngCombo Field: Water
    - Use if needed for cleansing/ Water Field. Do not drop on top of Fire Fields!
  • Mighty Roar Mighty Roar
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    Mighty Roar
    Give extreme might to nearby allies.
    Might.png5Might (15s): 150 Power, 150 Condition Damage
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Radius.pngRadius: 600
    - Use this to stack might.
  • Lightning Breath Lightning Breath
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    Lightning Breath
    Breathe bolts of lightning that bounce to nearby foes.
    Damage.pngDamage: 722
    Range.pngRange: 600
    - Use this on Tequatls Head, it should bounce between head and foot for solid damage.
  • If you are in the melee dps party, make sure to stand on the double damage spot. (It is also hitable with 1-h Sword, just walk slowly backwards towards the foot while focusing head.)
  • If you are in the ranged dps party, make sure to double hit with piercing arrows.

Battery Phase

  • Rangers generally are not that good on west battery, choose another one.
  • Entangle Entangle
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    Entangle
    Survival. Entagle foes around you with vines. Entagled foes bleed and are immobilized until the vines are destroyed.
    Damage.png4Damage: 508
    Bleed.png5Bleeding (8s): 4,760 Damage
    Immobilize.png5Immobilize (1s): Unable to move.
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Duration.pngDuration: 5 seconds
    Radius.pngRadius: 600
    Unblockable.pngUnblockable
    - In case you exchanged the Spirit of Nature, use this to pin down mobs. Especially useful on Eastern Battery.

Stun Phase

  • Before Tequatl crashes, attack the damageable spot without using skills (Not worth it yet).
  • If you know where, change spots from the widely known double damage spot (which is actually 1.5), to the real double damage spot. (hard to locate on the other side of Tequatl)
  • Frost Spirit Frost Spirit
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    Frost Spirit
    Spirit. Summon a frost spirit that has a chance to grants bonus damage to nearby allies.
    Frost Spirit.pngFrost Spirit (6s): 75% chance to grant 10% bonus damage on hit
    Book.pngNumber of targets: 5
    Duration.pngDuration: 60 seconds
    Radius.pngRadius: 1,000
    (
    Call of the Wild Call of the Wild
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    Call of the Wild
    Grant fury, might, and swiftness to yourself and nearby allies.
    Fury.pngFury (15s): 20% Critical Chance
    Might.png3Might (15s): 90 Power, 90 Condition Damage
    Swiftness.pngSwiftness (15s): 33% Movement Speed
    Radius.pngRadius: 750
    Combo.pngCombo Finisher: Blast
    )
    Quickening Zephyr Quickening Zephyr
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    Quickening Zephyr
    Survival. You and your pet gain quickness.
    Quickness.pngQuickness (6s): Skills and actions are 50% faster.
    Superspeed.pngSuper Speed (6s): Movement speed is greatly increased.
    Stun-Break.pngBreaks stun
    &
    Mighty Roar Mighty Roar
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    Mighty Roar
    Give extreme might to nearby allies.
    Might.png5Might (15s): 150 Power, 150 Condition Damage
    Book.pngNumber of Targets: 5
    Radius.pngRadius: 600
    Signet of the Wild Signet of the Wild
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    Signet of the Wild
    Signet Passive: Grants health regeneration to you and your pet.
    Signet Active: You and your pet grow larger, dealing more damage and gaining stability.
    Heal.pngSignet of the Wild: 62 Heal
    Signet of the Wild.pngEnlarged (8s): You deal 25% more damage and move faster.
    Stability.png5Stability (8s): Cannot be knocked down, pushed back, pulled, launched, stunned, dazed, floated, sunk, feared, or taunted.
    Damage.pngDamage Increase: 25%
    Book.pngMovement Speed Increase: 50%
    Duration.pngDuration: 8 seconds
    & Juvenile River Drake Juvenile River Drake - This is a sequence you should start just as Tequatl Crashes
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