Direct link: No longer gain increased area of effect radius. The beams deal physical damage and inflict a physical damage over time debuff to enemies, which can stack up to 3 times. Empower is annoying to level but asling can help, CA scales better with gem lvls than DoT or even DoT multi. Scaling the damage output is straightforward, and the defenses are easy to handle. Chain Support is a Support gem that causes any projectile created by the linked skill to chain when they hit an enemy. Modifiers to cast speed will increase how frequently it does this. No longer gain increased area of effect radius. All in all, Im very proud of this build. Adds an incubated Quality Gem item to an equippable item. When this happens, the projectile targets another enemy in range and changes direction to fly towards second enemy. His eye closed on the city ahead that he would never call home. Withering Step ED/C(3L, 3S) Essence Drain - Contagion-- Void Manipulation Support Defence(2L, 2S) Steelskin - Arcane Surge Support Aura(0L, 3S) Vitality. We are Hey Exiles, Your Caustic Arrow becomes an area of ethereal purple tentacles. The number of chains has been reduced from 3 to 2. Since caustic ground does not hit, it cannot cull. Id slap mirage archer on it just for more pleasant experience of clearing. Im doing a poison build using the nova support. More information about the Passive Skill Tree, as well as all the Gem Links can be found on our dedicated page. I personally dont really appreciate builds that use multiple skills, but this one definitely makes up for that inconvenience by how pleasant and fast it plays and how capable it still is of killing bosses. To survive the harsh winters, you must be like the fox. Our Ascendancy, Bandit, and Pantheon Power page goes into detail about all the choices you need to make in these regards. Releases several tendrils of blood from your character, targeting enemies in a narrow angle in front of you. I tried Arrow Nova with minimal pierce and it just kinda makes a slightly bigger circle if it hits density because all your arrows just drop at the first few mobs anyways. Reach into the Void and claim your prize. These sections cover everything else there is to know about the build! Sadly, that means youre not going to be able kill anything that has a sizeable chunk of health such as high tier map bosses while solely relying on Ice Shot. It feels and plays very similarly to other area damage over time abilities such as Vortex. What good is power when it just accumulates on the already-powerful?" Verify confused about projectile weakness double dipping with poison. What Chaos damage? This gem adds 2 to the number of times a projectile can chain. Grace has 25% increased Mana Reservation Efficiency33%. SA has been pretty expensive though, my ultimate endgame costs around 30ex-35ex for 5.5m Shaper DPS. This effect will chain to your other nearby skeletons. Recently in PoE always means within 4 seconds. Blocking refreshes the duration of Tempest Shield. TbXie has been playing Path of Exile since the release of Open Beta, playing a variety of leagues in which he has played Hard- and Softcore, Standard, and Solo-Self Found. To learn how the Labyrinth works, you can consult our Labyrinth Guide. This gem adds 2 to the number of times a projectile can chain. Chain Support's damage penalty now only applies to hits. They are a little bit delayed, so generally your Ice Shot will do most of the heavy lifting while mapping, but whenever something is left alive the delayed Void Shot will kill it, for sure, which means you dont have to slow down for it. Place into an item socket connected to a socket containing the Active Skill Gem you wish to augment. It is now around 15% better at level 15 than it was in 1.0.2. This is a Support Gem. This second Caustic Arrow setup is linked with Mirage Archer Support. Path of Exile Build Guides Caustic Arrow Poison Ballista Trickster. +12% chance to Suppress Spell Damage if your Boots, Helmet and Gloves have Evasion17%. Blink Arrow is the primary Movement Skill of choice. Caustic Arrow's mana costs have been increased, from 5 to 8 at level one, and from 13 to 16 at level 20. Rebalanced its mana cost progression to reflect the fact that it does damage. The Twisted Realm The twisted realm is a new world boss feature located in the guild halls. The size of the Poison Arrow clouds now scale with their Area of Effect radius properly. Enemies standing on the caustic ground take chaos damage over time. Your defenses will be sound, even in a pinch, and as always, this character was made for bossing. Check out my leveling guide if you are newer to PoE and wish to have a guided tour of Wraeclast: Combine this with the leveling trees in the PoB & Gems section and youll be in maps in no time! Chain Support's damage penalty now only applies to hits. Your melee weapon strikes enemies, converting physical damage to a random element. Seems solid. Difference between lvl 20 and 21 gem is big, IIRC few more lvls can even double the base dot dps. Note that PoE Planner does not support the use of Cluster Jewel Setups, such as Large Cluster Jewel, Medium Cluster Jewel and Small Cluster Jewel, so this is the tree without those, sadly. Caustic Arrow deals damage over time, leaving behind a noxious payload that lingers once you fire an arrow. Ghost Shroud recovery mileage will vary based on conditionals such as flasks, but for the demonstrative purposes of this particular character, his shrouds can replace up to 1,258 ES per shroud. Caustic Arrow(3L, 3S) Caustic Arrow- Concentrated Effect Support-- Void Manipulation Support Movement(0L, 2S) Dash. But then there's gloomfang. Caustic Arrow will explode either at the targeted location or on the first, Fixed an issue which prevented the quality effect on Anomalous. We combine all of this this by taking advantage of the Tricksters natural affinity with Evasion and Dodge, and sprinkle in a little extra thanks to Elusive from the passive tree. Right click to remove from a socket., ExsanguinateExsanguinateSpell, Chaining, Physical, DurationLevel: (1-20)Cost: (16-46) LifeCast Time: 0.80 secCritical Strike Chance: 6.00%Effectiveness of Added Damage: 270%Requires Level 12Releases several tendrils of blood from your character, targeting enemies in a narrow angle in front of you. By completing it, you unlock rewards, Consider going for Onslaught. Here well touch upon all the fundamental basics of how this build works. Alternatively, a level 20 skill gem and a Gemcutter's Prism can be sold for a level 1 gem with 20% quality. Then, depending on the element chosen, it releases a fiery explosion, an arcing bolt of lightning, or an icy wave. It will avoid choosing the same element twice in a row.Projectiles Pierce all TargetsBeams Chain (4-7) Times(0-19)% increased Area of EffectFires 2 additional Projectiles100% of Physical Damage Converted to Fire, Cold or Lightning Damage Additional Effects per 1% Quality: 1% increased Elemental DamagePlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Each time the main beam chains it will also chain to a second enemy, but that secondary arc cannot chain further. Quality no longer grants Supported Skills have 0-10% increased Attack and Cast Speed or "Supported Skills have 0-20% increased Projectile Speed". Game data exports will becoming later as the technical changes in addition to regular changes take some more time. These three keystones and body armor work cohesively together to provide moderate protection against stray hits while supplementing Evasion and Dodge. Cursed enemies take 0.25% increased Damage from Projectile Hits, Curse Skills have 1% increased Cast Speed, Hits on Cursed Enemies have an additional 2% chance to Knockback, confirmation needed because of 3.12 change. You can follow him on Twitch and Twitter or ask him your questions in the PoE Vault Discord. Caustic Arrow's hit now deals 30% less damage against players (previously had no penalty). Supports projectile skills, and any other skills that chain. This page was last edited on 2 January 2023, at 09:20. Pierce is easy to get on the tree, no reason to use Deadeye for it specifically. Brittleknee has been playing Path of Exile since 3.0 and focuses on providing consistent, approachable guides that are exceedingly detailed. Supports projectile skills, and any other skills that chain. 1% chance to inflict Withered for 2 seconds on Hit, 1% of Physical Damage Converted to Chaos Damage. Create an account to follow your favorite communities and start taking part in conversations. Right click to remove from a socket., Wild StrikeWild StrikeAttack, Melee, Strike, Lightning, Cold, Fire, Projectile, AoE, Chaining, PrismaticLevel: (1-20)Cost: 6 ManaAttack Damage: (160-231)% of baseEffectiveness of Added Damage: (160-231)%Projectile Speed: 1800Requires Level 28Your melee weapon strikes enemies, converting physical damage to a random element. However you should note that while Projectile Damage affects Caustic Arrows damage, Projectile Attack Damage does not, as Attack Damage implies hits, and Caustic Arrow does not hit. The number of chains has been reduced from 3 to 2. This duo has been on top of the ladder when it comes to clearing maps and doing damage for as long as Ascendancies have existed. Do note that this does not support Cluster Jewels and some specific unique jewels and it is highly recommended you install Path of Building to follow builds most optimally. "Masters of wit, strength and cunning. I levelled with CA, towards maps though I was struggling to get any good dps from the damn thing. Right click to remove from a socket., Tempest ShieldTempest ShieldSpell, Lightning, ChainingLevel: (1-20)Reservation: 25% ManaCooldown Time: 1.00 secCan Store 1 Use(s)Cast Time: InstantCritical Strike Chance: 6.00%Effectiveness of Added Damage: 220%Requires Level 16Enchants your shield with the power of storms, which lashes out to deal arcing lightning damage to attackers when you block them.Deals (38-896) to (115-2688) Lightning DamageChains +1 TimesBuff grants +(18-25)% Chance to Block Spell Damage while holding a ShieldBuff grants Immunity to Shock Additional Effects per 1% Quality: 1% chance to Shock enemiesPlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Modifiers to cast speed will increase how frequently it does this. This build abuses a clever combination of Unique Items to get huge damage bonuses. Caustic Arrow is a secondary Attack, reserved for dealing with tougher opponents. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krq_AK0w6tw. A subreddit dedicated to Path of Exile, an ARPG made by Grinding Gear Games. Supported Skills have 0-10% Increased Damage, Supported Skills deal 3% increased Damage with Hits against Enemies that are on Low Life, Recover 0.1% of Life when Supported Skills Cull an Enemy, Kill Enemies that have 10% Life or lower when Hit by Supported Skills. The problem with pierce is that you cant utilize it fully with CA because it ends wherever you click, unlike normal arrows. Otherwise the build should deal with most mods relatively well unless its a very nasty combination of offensive mods. He pulled his arm back as if holding a ball and flung his hand forward; the boulders flew past him like an arrow whizzing in the wind. Not long to go now for the new Path of Exile league to launch this Friday. Now gains additional radius as the gem levels, up to +6 at gem level 20 (from +3). Right click to remove from a socket. Check the to-do list of updates needed for version 3.14.0. It might be a little rough for some bosses, but you should eventually be fine with this setup. Curses a single enemy, increasing the damage they take from projectiles, and making projectiles split when hitting them, to hit other targets around them. Damage penalty has been increased from -40% to -50%. Clarity. Then I remembered there's the new arrow nova Support, and the AoE coverage is just off the charts. Fixed a bug where the Poison Arrow cloud would appear where you clicked. Chain is a support gem that causes any projectiles created by the linked skill to chain when they hit an enemy. Scaled as much DoT as I could and bosses just laughed in my face. Edit: Looks like a lot of useful tips were given, I guess I concentrated too hard on the tree than anything else! Function: CargoSQLQuery::run His eye closed on the city ahead that he would never call home. For this reason, you only clear in a straight line until the edge of the screen. It is also now modified by projectile damage modifiers. Right click to remove from a socket. The pain you feel is of no consequence, it is evolution, to be made whole within something greater. If you have no skeletons near you or the targeted location, it will sacrifice your own life to deal damage instead. - Erasmus, Imperial Gemcutter, Adds an incubated Quality Gem item to an equippable item. Now find me a similarly effective setup except for single-target exclusively. You can start as life-based Caustic Arrow or Toxic Rain, and transition to ES/CI Caustic Arrow when youve collected the appropriate gear. The Caustic Arrow CI Trickster boasts an impressive toolkit to tackle in-game content and bosses, while remaining modular enough to be easily customizable to players preferences. Obviously, there might be occurrences where getting a reply might take longer but I really do try to get back to you as soon as possible. It now grants Supported Skills have 0-10% increased Projectile Speed. Fixed Poison Arrow so that damage from the degeneration is scaled properly for PvP. Caustic Arrow is a bow attack that fires an arrow dealing chaos damage and spreading caustic ground. Rebalanced its mana cost progression to reflect the fact that it does damage. It won't be news to many readers that Chick-fil-A's owner is deeply entrenched . Enemies who enter the cloud are poisoned for a short time, taking chaos damage). Wicked Ward shines in this build, and is augmented by a very low recharge delay, and high recharge rate. The gem also works with non-projectile skills that can chain, which are currently. Projectile attack skill gems linked to this support gem deal more physical damage and physical and chaos damage over time, but suffer an . SoDRacoNs Player's Guide by Aaron Allston An Official DUNGEONS & DRAGONS Game Supplement The Hollow World by Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors. Each time the main beam chains it will also chain to a second enemy, but that secondary arc cannot chain further.Deals (6-198) to (32-1122) Lightning Damage10% chance to Shock enemiesChains +(4-7) Times15% more Damage for each remaining Chain(10-29)% increased Effect of Lightning Ailments Additional Effects per 1% Quality: 0.5% chance to Shock enemiesPlace into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Quality on the Anomalous Chain Support no longer grants Supported Skills have 0-20% increased Chaining Range. Once youre CI/ES, the tankyness begins. Youll want to have about 8K ES to reasonably switch over to the CI/ES setup. First, try to build a high map pool and farm mad currency. Enchants your shield with the power of storms, which lashes out to deal arcing lightning damage to attackers when you block them. Not really screenwide. Also, didn't have peirce in this setup which makes the clear better because it pops a cloud for each enemy hit. It also gives extra Elemental Resistances, allowing you to cap them at 75%, without needing expensive gear. Function: CargoSQLQuery::run Caustic ArrowAttack, Projectile, AoE, Duration, Chaos, BowLevel: (1-20)Cost: (6-10) ManaAttack Damage: (55-64)% of baseEffectiveness of Added Damage: (55-64)%Projectile Speed: 3260AoE Radius: 20Fires an arrow which deals chaos damage in an area on impact, and spreads caustic ground. I tried arrow nova but switching it out for single target was tedious and again wasn't scaling very well. 1.5% increased Duration of Lightning Ailments. Your two Auras compensate for some shortcomings: 1) Grace gives a chance to avoid enemy attacks outright, granting great defensive capabilites against enemy attacks.2) Purity of Elements grants immunity to Elemental Ailments. Reach into the Void and claim your prize. Alteration rolling on hunter amulet and quiver. Right now, in combination with Deadeye and Awakened Chain Support, it offers the best clear we have ever seen out of a bow skill as long as you are playing a damage-oriented build. Ghost Shrouds are expended on hit and are instant so its like an instant life flask, but for ES, and you dont even have to think about it. Quality on the Anomalous Chain Support no longer grants Supported Skills have 0-20% increased Chaining Range. Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Added new skill prototype: "Poison Arrow" (Fires an arrow which explodes in a cloud of poison. Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Also grants a buff making you lucky when damaging enemies with Arc for a short duration. Right click to remove from a socket.AcquisitionDrop level: 5Vendor Offer1x Scroll FragmentMetadataItem class: Skill GemMetadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SkillGemPoisonArrow. I think I read that decay doesn't stack like Poison i.e. Poison Arrow's damage has been increased at higher levels. I had no intention of rocking this skill gem, as I planned t. Adds an incubated Quality Gem item to an equippable item. Caustic Arrow gains 1 additional unit of radius every 5 levels. The Incubated item drops after killing a specific number of monsters. Yesterday we had The Forbidden Sanctum league reveal and it’s looking reall Hey Exiles, Right click to remove from a socket. Unless I'm misunderstanding mechanics. This basically serves as another "Ballista", all you have to do is attack once every so often. Poison Arrow does more damage at higher levels than before. Right click to remove from a socket.AcquisitionDrop level: 38Vendor Offer1x Scroll FragmentMetadataItem class: Support GemMetadata ID: Metadata/Items/Gems/SupportGemChain. Query: SELECT `cargo__items`.`_pageName` AS `items._pageName`,`cargo__items`.`name` AS `items.name`,`cargo__items`.`class` AS `items.class`,`cargo__items`.`inventory_icon` AS `items.inventory_icon` FROM `cargo__skill`,`cargo__skill_gems` LEFT OUTER JOIN `cargo__items` ON ((`cargo__skill`.`_pageID`=`cargo__items`.`_pageID`) AND (`cargo__skill_gems`.`_pageID`=`cargo__items`.`_pageID`)) WHERE `cargo__items`.`class_id`="Support Skill Gem" AND `cargo__skill`.`skill_id` NOT LIKE "%Plus" AND `cargo__skill_gems`.`dexterity_percent` > 50 GROUP BY `cargo__items`.`_pageID` ORDER BY `cargo__items`.`_pageName`,`cargo__items`.`name`,`cargo__items`.`class`,`cargo__items`.`inventory_icon` LIMIT 5000 Now causes supported skills to deal 30% less damage at gem level 1 (from 50%), up to 11% less damage at gem level 20 (from 31%). I am curious if the cloud will have enough single target damage for endgame stuff. I've never messed around with making a gif before so I used giphy which made it super small but you can see how it works. Theres no shame in that, as most (read: all) bow builds nowadays are forced into either a Barrage or a Barrage Support setup anyway. He has experience playing solo and both in push and MF groups, while being notorious for his _World First Delve 6000_ with his team & farming multiple Mirrors of Kalandra every league. It also grants the Elusive buff for a short duration, granting extra Movement Speed and chance to avoid incoming hits! To survive the harsh winters, you must be like the fox.". Every obsession began with a single, innocent taste. Poison Arrow does more damage at higher levels than before. The Project Gutenberg eBook of Historic Jamaica, by Frank Cundall This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost an We are very excited a Rare Gloves with Life, Damage, Attack Speed & Spell Suppression. Not long to go now and the new league will launch tomorrow! Damage increased by approximately 26% at gem level 20. ex to craft). The emphasis on them killing the stragglers with certainty is because they deal tremendous amounts of damage. It now grants Supported Skills have 0-10% increased Chaining Range. The mana multiplier has been reduced from 200% to 175%. I don't have a Chaos Archer high enough level to properly showcase this, so I just threw on a Quillrain with a 4-link on my Bleed Gladiator, just to show off the AoE. IMO, CA - Inc Aoe (Conc Effect swap) - Pierce - Vicious Proj - Empower - Void Manip/Swift Affliction, Edit: Pierce is pretty easy to get through passive tree/Poacher's Aim jewel/Drillneck, might be able to replace it with Void Manip/Swift Affliction, whichever you aren't already using. An arc of lightning stretches from the caster to a targeted enemy and chains on to other nearby enemies. Now causes supported skills to deal 30% less damage at gem level 1 (from 50%), up to 11% less damage at gem level 20 (from 31%). I hate swapping gems for every single boss and Metamorph though, so its rotting in my stash.