High Damage Poe 3.9 Ranger Pathfinder Pestilent Strike Build

By Eznpc Builder - Views: (5752) - Dec,13,2019

Build Summary

Pestilent Strike is the best melee skill in the game atm. For Pestilent Strike is an actual melee name locking Skill that has secondary debuff similar to the Infernal Blow, which explodes enemies and deals secondary chaos damage to the surrounding enemies based on the amount of poison damage that primary had on itself. This and Pathfinder's poison proliferation will result in a chain reaction that can wipe out whole lanes of monsters and bosses caught in it

Build Items

Build Stat

  • 5727.06
  • 6.43
  • 6
  • 5.04
  • 1.5
  • 84
  • 36836.43
  • 9656.51
  • 53319.56
  • 324915.63
  • 37
  • 20
  • 361
  • 155
  • 264
  • 197
  • 169
  • 155
  • 7608
  • 216
  • 7608
  • 100
  • 804.83
  • 873.13
  • 934
  • 31
  • 140
  • 14.99
  • 19.6
  • 162.08
  • 243
  • 4139
  • 86
  • 22
  • 22
  • 2883
  • 128
  • 71
  • 1.71
  • 29
  • 77
  • 76
  • 76
  • 72
  • 24
  • 35
  • 75
  • 3
  • 3
  • 5
  • 5

Build Videos

Build PoB Link

https://pastebin.com/vF2h7mRn

Build Skill Tree

Build Description

Pestilent Strike is the best melee skill in the game atm. If the poisoned monster dies while poisoned, it will inflict another nearby monster with another chaos damage over time debuff. In Poe3.9, Pestilent Strike gains a new Melee range as the gem levels, up to +2 at gem level 20. For this Build, you use any of the Venom Gyre, Cobra Lash, Pestilent Strike, and Viper Strike. Poison attack skills pretty much with just gem swaps. So jump straight ahead to the Build Summary, Skill comparison, and Video showcase sections to see which Skill do you like the most and how this Build performs. For Pestilent Strike is an actual melee name locking Skill that has secondary debuff similar to the Infernal Blow, which explodes enemies and deals secondary chaos damage to the surrounding enemies based on the amount of poison damage that primary had on itself. This and Pathfinder's poison proliferation will result in a chain reaction that can wipe out whole lanes of monsters and bosses caught in it. Overall for Eznpc Builder, this is a best-balanced skill in terms of single target damage and apparent speed. Imho it's the best melee skill in the game atm.

Pros:
+ High damage
+ Great clear speed
+ All content viable
+ Ignite, chill, freeze, shock, scorch, brittle, and sap immune
+ Flask regeneration (Pathfinder)
+ Very well rounded defenses
+ Every map mod possible
+ Swift poison ramp uptime
+ Excellent delver

Cons:
- Vulnerable to damage over time
- Not a mindless build

Ascendancy:



Pantheon:
major: Soul of The Brine King with the sub god Glace
minor: Soul of Shakari

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Bandit: Kill All
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Primary Skill: Pestilent Strike
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PoB Link: https://pastebin.com/vF2h7mRn
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