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Druid - Staff Farmer

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The community gave this build a rating, making it top-tier: Great.

Focused on: Direct damageArea damageSingle targetRanged damageMobilityDefenceFast taggingGroup play.

Designed for:

   

Expansions required:

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Overview

Resounding 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.
Pros
  • Extremely fast tagging
  • Good zerg support
  • Easy to play
Cons
  • Useless without allies
  • Very low DPS, even with DPS gear

Skill Bar

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Skill Variants

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

Specializations

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  • - superspeed for your group if running extremely fast clear times

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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Labyrinth Variant

Use this equipment for fast tagging events, like Mad King's Labyrinth, Specimen Chamber, or Lake Doric Leather Farm

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Variant Equipment

You can swap some of the equipment above for other types. See the list below.

Gear

For the Standard Variant, use gear that retains some type of damage and healing power, like Harrier or Zealot stat icon.png Zealot . Harrier is generally the best option here, but you can mix a few pieces of Minstrel stat icon.png Minstrel's or Cleric stat icon.png Cleric's in for more defense.

For the Lab variant, it is advised to use Zealot stat icon.png Zealot above anything else due to your reliance on Crit Chance for . You can mix a few pieces of other healing-power gear, like Cleric stat icon.png Cleric's , for defense, but keep your crit chance over 35%.

Runes

For the standard variant, there are a few good options:

  • - A good alternative for general healing
  • , , - Strong defensive options

For the lab variant, you have two real options:

  • The standard ensures you can keep up with the zerg. You will have trouble without them.
  • - powerful defensive option

Sigils

It isn't really advised to change any of the sigils listed on this build, as those listed are very much best-in-slot.

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.
Utility:

Usage

This build's primary purpose is to deal high area damage 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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