Master Summoner Summoner Build Guide for PvE
This build is meant to be for burst and high damage, often used against slow movement bosses.
For a deep dive into this build, check out the Summoner Community Guide here.
Sticky Moss Swamp
is provides decent stagger and identity generation but can be swapped with one of the 2 following skills:
- due to its short cooldown, to maintain engraving.
- for the attack power buff, can use to force Pauru Explosion for the buff.
How to play
Summoner's overall playstyle is about maintaining attack power buff synergy skills before casting your main damage or identity.
The attack power synergy skills are and , and must be used before casting , for example, to get the maximum possible damage.
is also used with the tripod for an attack power buff (up to 44.4%) for 5 seconds.
One of the tricks Summoners use is to cancel the last jump animation for by using . Once the casting bar of Ancient Spear skill is done, immediately use Earth Collapse.
The recommended awakening skill to use for this build is because it fills a decent amount of identity orbs.
Here are some examples for skill rotations:
Before engaging > .
> > > > > > > .
The most effective way to use this rotation is to use really quickly after using since this awakening skill has multi-hits, it can fill your identity gauge by 180%~.
Filler skills :
> > > > or > .
Spam these skills off CD for identity generation: > > .
Keen Blunt Weapon
You can use instead of but it's not as optimal.
This is optional based on your playstyle preference.
Option 1: Max spec and crit for the Salvation Set.
Option 2: Max spec and swiftness for the Hallucination Set.
Sticky Moss Swamp
In early game, the recommended sets are the following:
Argos Gear: Preordained set (crit rate set).
Legendary Valtan & Vykas: Beast set (additional damage % set).
Relic Valtan & Vykas: Salvation or Hallucination.