All trademarks and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective owners. You state “In non-Herald builds, Shiro/Mallyx provide the highest level of DPS. A build truly meant for pirate ship. Invoking a legend resets energy to 50 and breaks stun among other things. Your energy resets to 50 when you switch Legendary Stances. Notorietyselfish stat boost, if your party isn't benefiting from the ferocity. Staff skill #5 is very effective at destroying enemies’ breakbars. Is this information still applicable for August 2018? The sword/axe combo provides the highest DPS. All trademarks and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective owners. Last Edited: 20 Aug 2017 12:04 pm. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker or upgrading to premium membership.Upgrade, https://metabattle.com/wiki/index.php?title=Revenant&oldid=106918. For melee ball heavy groups, this build is much weaker and is outshined by other competitive DPS options. Upkeeping 4 facets is a large DPS increase (12%) from, Bear in mind, having 4 facets up purely purpose is to boost your damage, as it restrains your energy. The attack speed is increased significantly and provides huge DPS. Switching out Mallyx for Glint in a Herald build grants access to a number of valuable utility skills and traits, making Mallyx/Glint the superior Revenant build.”, Would that actually need to be “In non-Herald builds, Shiro/Mallyx provide the highest level of DPS. Je joue principalement en solo en JcE, mais à l'occasion en groupe JcE ou McM, mais surtout sans prétentions. Try to not have anyone targeted if casting this skill, as it can bug out and put on a 4s cooldown. Specialization and Trait Recommendations: Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), GW2 Crafting Stations Outside of Major Cities, Time-Gated Crafting Materials Reference Guide, Hard CC Skill Reference Guide By Profession, Elite Specs: 100 Hero Points in 20 Minutes, +15% Might Duration, 25% Chance to gain might when struck, +20% Might Duration, +5% Damage under the effect of might, +20% Fury Duration, +5% Damage under the effect of fury, +20% Might Duration, -20% Condition Duration applied to you. it's OK. hammer is still massive damage but IMHO power renegade has a lot more survivability as glint/dwarf is very easy to kill if glint heal is down, whereas renegade traits guarantee a constant stream of dodges. [&DQkDPg8mNDfcEdwRKxIGEgYSKxLUEdQRyhHKEQ8NDwAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA=], +200 power for 30s after killing an enemy, Gain Ferocity equal to 3% of your Precision, https://metabattle.com/wiki/index.php?title=Build:Herald_-_Hammer_Backline&oldid=106892. :****, No one likes ads, we know that, but this website is made possible by displaying ads. This page was last edited on 1 November 2020, at 12:53. Our curator decided this build is in the current metagame regardless of rating. It serves as an offensive boon support and spike damage dealer hybrid while engaging enemies at a distance. 50% chance for a damaging lightning strike on critical hits, Superior Runes of The Scholar for groups or as a cheaper alternative to Strength Runes, Superior Runes of Strength for solo might stacking, Superior Runes of Rage if you can’t afford the others. It means you should always be cycling through your Hammer and Legend skills to keep the enemy under constant pressure. Massive offensive boons (Might, etc.). All trademarks and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective owners. Use the Facets provided by Glint until you run out of energy, then switch to Shiro. A well equipped Revenant should have access to the following weapons. Brutalityconstant stability removal with quickness uptime but less DPS. The Official API is experiencing issues; skill, trait and item data cannot be loaded at the moment. That being said, for a composition that focuses on sustain attrition or range, this build pulls its weight. Functions well for ranged cleave, and to hard pressure the enemy group when coordinated. The community gave this build a rating, making it top-tier: Great. So for the situation described it deserves 5 stars. 4 stars because the support options are still very good and well rounded, making this build a good selection for pugs for sure. Revenant is an excellent support class for fractals and raids, and the Power Hammer Herald build is a welcome addition to any WVW squad. 10% Critical chance increase every other second. Usage: When you need the extra survivability, Strengths: Condition Damage + Condition Removal, 10% increase to all stats, torment (8s), poison (7.5s), Usage: When you want to deal heavy condition damage, Enemy knockback, area healing fragments (5s), Area stun (3s), might stacks (12.5s), area damage, Elite Skill: “Facet of Chaos/Chaotic Release”, Usage: Standard Herald build. A+ aoe damage from a safe distance with a very versatile kit. As fun as it is effective. MetaBattle content is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. All weapons should have Berserker Stats and use Superior Sigils of Force + Night/Air. Upgrade to premium membership and take advantage of all the premium benefits, including complete ad removal across the entire website, starting from only $1.99!Upgrade, No one likes ads, we know that, but this website is made possible by displaying ads. When channeling Shiro, the goal is … 100% increase in critical-chance effectiveness while under fury. Guild Wars 2 Wiki Guide. Revenant Build Mechanics and Tips. Plenty of evasion for sustain, glint heal as the panic button, bit of group utility, etc. The images under specialization and traits don’t match up with the text – which is correct? While much less offensive than Power Scourge in melee, it greatly increases the group's survivability. Power Herald is also apparently quite good in sPVP as a roaming class (I wouldn’t know). Play like a pro not a casual. Revenants can channel various legends, which determine their healing, utility and elite skills.Two legends can be equipped at a time, while F1 switches the active one, putting the previous one on a 10 second recharge.. Dwarf herald is slightly more necessary rev spec but this is still very strong. Revenant Builds. Equipping a sword in the off-hand provides a blocking skill and a pull skill. 50% incoming damage reduction for 5 seconds. The build is easy to gear and easy to play. Best herald build for pirateship or if you play like an ele. The utility of Glint, the durability of Jalis, and the damage of allow this build to deal strong damage with great sustain, while buffing allies. When it comes to melee, it provides the group with Stability and ~50% uptime for Rite of the Great Dwarf, which is a 50% direct damage and condition damage reduction. One of, if not the best, ranged damage builds available. Create healing energy fragment when using centaur skill. 2. double sword should be listed as an higher damage, higher skill alternative to staff. Switching out Mallyx for Glint in a Herald build grants access to a number of valuable utility skills and traits, making Shiro/Glint the superior Revenant build.”. Legendary Stances are unique to the Revenant class and provide different sets of skills and abilities when channeled. But you should prob just play frontline and push like a man. List of PvE, PvP and WvW Revenant builds ranging from good to meta. Best backline open field/defending build there is. Very weak build inside enemy keeps and towers, dies easily as people can cloud it down thus 4 stars as you're better off in the more survivable retribution version or staff weaver often times. Swapping legends is basically the main resource management tool in the build - swap whenever you're out of CDs or low on energy. The Revenant channel the power of the Mists. Top Contributors: Ayin Maiden, Dulfy, Wheezy11 + more. Retribution brings powerful incoming damage reduction, at the cost of outgoing damage. When a CC effect is applied to you, apply taunt to the target and gain protection for 5.5 seconds. It only hits a maximum of 5 targets across all three pulses, and the pulses often dissappear on non straight flat terrain, so keep that in mind if fighting inside structures. The hammer is a two-handed weapon.Hammers are known for their wide variety of control skills and breadth of their attacks. Herald (Shiro/Glint) Build Editor Link . Variants 1. 20% healing effectiveness for 20 seconds after invoking legend. Notice that the build demands adequate condition cleansing/conversion from allies, or it won't survive the clash for long. When channeling Shiro, the goal is to use “Impossible Odds” as much as possible. Applying boons to allies also applies might. This page was last edited on 9 July 2020, at 15:24. Incoming damage from far away is reduced. Swapping out the axe for the shield gives you access to the “Crystal Hibernation” block skill. 20% damage increase to enemies below 50% health. The revenant profession is available to players who have Two stances can be equipped at a time and you can switch between these two during combat. As a soldier profession, revenants wear heavy armor. Most heralds use the frontline build esp if you don't pirateship 24/7. Great boon output, great damage, reasonable CC, and the ability to spike in melee. While the mace has limited use in optimal builds, it can be used to generate fire fields. They are melee weapons with the exception of the Revenant who uses them as a long range weapon.