Deadeye - Power DPS P/P
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- A pistol/pistol spamming Deadeye build.
- Despite being one of the oldest memes in Guild Wars 2, this build deals decent sustained ranged damage, isn't reliant on Alacrity or Might uptime, and is far more mobile than Deadeye - Power DPS Rifle. This makes it viable for kiting mechanics (such as flak on Sabetha) or doing ranged strat on Deimos.
- If you are actually able to melee the boss Deadeye - Power DPS D/D will usually perform better.
- if you're having trouble surviving. This is a ~10% DPS loss.
- if you don't have
- This build doesn't have a real rotation and follows a simple DPS priority. The basic idea is to use and hold down with Netflix on your second screen.
- If you are at max malice, you should use either or a stolen skill to gain stealth, then reset your malice with . This procs and allows you to start building up malice to procagain, which gives you the initiative to sustain .
- Press and off cooldown.
- Try to attack the boss from the back or sides to maximize your uptime.
- Although you are ranged you should still try to stay in range of your Chronomancer's . This is so that you can maintain boons for .
- If possible, precast a few times with Trickery traited before the fight begins. This lets you have up at the beginning of the fight for more burst damage.