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Firepower Artillerist Build Guide for PvE

Build

required skill points: 312

This build can be used in early game but will also be useful for some content at the very endgame.

If you want the more consistent meta build, try out the Barrage Enhancement build instead.

Enhanced Shell

7

Enhanced Shell

Armor DestructionSwift Fingers
Judgment
Napalm Shot

4

Napalm Shot

Target Focus
Why?
Multiple Rocket Launcher

10

Multiple Rocket Launcher

Flame RocketQuick BarrageAccess Denied
Why?Galewind
Flamethrower

10

Flamethrower

Quick PrepRanged FlameAzure Flame
Why?Overwhelm
Air Raid

10

Air Raid

QuickfireFlame BarrageThe Big One
Why?Galewind
Summon Turret

10

Summon Turret

Armor DestructionEnhanced TurretLaser Turret
Bleed
Homing Barrage

10

Homing Barrage

Guiding EnhancementWeak Point DetectionPower Bomb
Why?Conviction
Energy Field

10

Energy Field

Mind ConcentrationEnergy IncreaseSolid Shield
Purify

Skill priority

Air Raid
Homing Barrage
Enhanced Shell
Multiple Rocket Launcher
Flamethrower
Summon Turret
Napalm Shot
Energy Field

Prioritize Homing BarrageHoming Barrage to max first, then Air RaidAir Raid then Multiple Rocket LauncherMultiple Rocket Launcher. Anything else comes after, lvl 10 is enough.

Summon TurretSummon Turret can be at 4 or 7 for BleedBleed rune effect.

Napalm ShotNapalm Shot at lvl 4 for stagger debuff and counters.

How to play

For raiding damage combo:

Summon TurretSummon Turret > Homing BarrageHoming Barrage > Air RaidAir Raid > Enhanced ShellEnhanced Shell.

For Stagger combo:

Napalm ShotNapalm Shot > Multiple Rocket LauncherMultiple Rocket Launcher > FlamethrowerFlamethrower.

Gear set choice:

When you get to relic gear at 1445, the best set for you to use will be the Salvation set if you decided to go higher Swift - less crit best set for you is Nightmare set. solves all mana issues.

engravings

3

Firepower Enhancement

3

Grudge

3

Cursed Doll

3

Keen Blunt Weapon

3

Adrenaline

Firepower Enhancement gives 20% extra defense (regardless of the level) that cancels the side effect of Grudge.

Also as a side effect from the Firepower Enhancement engraving, Artillerist will have crit chance buff 40% at 3rd stage, so Keen Blunt Weapon is efficient engraving to use.

Cursed Doll to enhance your damage.

Adrenaline is decent for this spam skills builds.

combat stats

Crit

1200

Swiftness

800

Specialization

0

Endurance

0

Domination

0

Expertise

0

800 Swiftness helps to balance skill cooldowns and movement speed at the early game, too much Swift will cause a mana draining issue.

1200 Crit keeps your skills critting even if your Firepower gauge is empty.

Attack Gems

Homing Barrage

Air Raid

Multiple Rocket Launcher

Summon Turret

Flamethrower

Prioritize Damage on all the main damage skills

  1. Homing BarrageHoming Barrage
  2. Air RaidAir Raid
  3. Multiple Rocket LauncherMultiple Rocket Launcher

The rest are optional.

Cooldown Gems

Homing Barrage

Air Raid

Multiple Rocket Launcher

Summon Turret

Flamethrower

Energy Field

Prioritize CDR gems on Energy FieldEnergy Field skill because it has 40 sec cooldown, then main damage skills, followed by counter skill.

gear tripods

Homing Barrage
Weak Point Detection
Power Bomb
Air Raid
Quickfire
Flame Barrage
The Big One
Multiple Rocket Launcher
Flame Rocket
Quick Barrage
Access Denied
Summon Turret
Enhanced Turret
Laser Turret
Flamethrower
Azure Flame