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Overview

Power Soulbeast is bursty power build that also carries a fair amount of CC. This build requires solid muscle memory as many of the skills can be easily cancelled. This build can take Dagger for better sustained DPS or Sword for slightly better burst DPS.

Power Soulbeast can support the Druid by bringing a Spirit to free up a utility slot. Typically, the Spirit of choice is or .

Power Soulbeast is somewhat beginner friendly and becomes more effective the more knowledgeable you become. Mastery of this build will take some serious muscle memory and dedication.

This build does not require !

When playing the Greatsword variant, simply take a Greatsword instead of your Longbow.

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Raid Viability

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Meta
Good
Mediocre
Unsubstantial
Inefficient


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Gear & Food

Armor
Berserker's Helm
Superior Rune of the Scholar
Berserker's Shoulders
Superior Rune of the Scholar
Berserker's Chest
Superior Rune of the Scholar
Berserker's Gloves
Superior Rune of the Scholar
Berserker's Leggings
Superior Rune of the Scholar
Berserker's Boots
Superior Rune of the Scholar

Superior Rune of the Scholar
x6
Weapons
Berserker's Dagger
Force Sigil
Berserker's Axe
Hydromancy Sigil
Berserker's Longbow
Force Sigil

Impact Sigil
Trinkets
Berserker
Berserker
Berserker

Berserker
Berserker
Berserker
Food, Utility & Infusions
Bowl of Sweet and Spicy Butternut Squash Soup
Nourishment
Potent Superior Sharpening Stones
Enhancement
Mighty Infusions
x18


Traits & Skills

Skills
Traitlines

Swap for if you are struggling with boon uptimes.
Take instead of when playing with Greatsword.


Rotations

Opening
  1. Make sure you are in with your Red Moa
  2. towards the end of
Loop
  1. Weapon Swap
  2. x 4
  3. Weapon Swap
  4. x 6
  5. towards the end of
  6. (This skill is not always off Cooldown. Please check notes)
Video

Note: This benchmark is done with and .

Notes

Use at step two in loop, if it's available.

At step four of the loop, you occasionally have to use . Do this when isn't off Cooldown for that Longbow loop.

Dagger and Sword are both perfectly usable for this build. Dagger offers slightly better sustained DPS and Sword offers slightly better burst DPS.

is not always off Cooldown and sometimes need to be delayed until after . In some cases, you may have to completely skip until the following loop.

Opening
  1. Make sure you are in with your Red Moa
Loop
Video
Notes

is not ready for every Greatsword Loop. If you can't use it this loop, at step 11 you replace with:

  • x 2
  • Use just as hits during your second auto attack chain.

Dagger and Sword are both perfectly usable for this build. Dagger offers slightly better sustained DPS and Sword offers slightly better burst DPS.