The Tiger Strike / Dragon Tail Assassin Build Guide is written for playing through all three difficulties solo.
Overcoming Diablo 2 Monster Immunities Diablo 2 monster immunities become more prevalent as you progress through the game. There are six primary damage types: physical, cold, fire, lightning, magic, and poison. In normal difficulty, and in early nightmare difficulty, various enemies are somewhat resistant to one or more of these. By the time you get … Read more
This Diablo 2 Quests Guide offers a brief sequence of quests and quest items, with notes about areas associated with quests, and some interesting details about those areas.
The Diablo 2 Trapper or Trapsin build is the most popular assassin build, and with good reason. She can deal three different types of damage – lightning, fire and physical damage, meaning nothing in the game is entirely immune to her. She has the best crowd control skills, and one of the strongest summons in the game, if you choose to use her.
Introduction Hi, I’m Shadow and I know I haven’t been on the forums for long but I have played a fire trapper for a little over 2 years now, so I consider myself pretty knowledgeable of this unique and powerful trapper build. For starters this is for PvP ONLY. I am writing this guide based … Read more
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My Dragon Talon/Trapper Assassin is my 3rd Assassin character and also the character I’ve enjoyed most of all, hence this guide. I chose to do this build because it was quite unusual at the time. Dragon Talon had never really been a widely used skill and with the arrival of 1.10 it suddenly became a very interesting asset of the Assassin.
Welcome to another fishy guide. 🙂 This time it’s for a martial arts / traps assassin hybrid. The martial arts half of the build focuses on huge physical damage. The combination of tiger strike and a two-handed weapon is downright impressive.
There are two valid build ideas for the lightning Trapsin Assassin that Im going to describe. One makes use of Charged Bolt Sentry (hereafter referred to as CBS) for boss killing rather than just as a synergy to Lightning Sentry (LS).
Diablo 2 Guide: The Tiger Strike/Dragon Tail Martial Artist Assassin
This Assassin build came out of a request for a build based around Natalya’s Odium Set that didn’t use chargeups. Essential it uses physical damage and venom from a 5FPA dual claw attack, backed up with a nice juicy Corpse Explosion from Death Sentry.
This detailed guide is a compilation of stuff that I have picked up from planning and playing PvP and PvM assassins.
The Assassin class is unlike any other character class for Diablo 2: Lord of Destruction. It is the only class that is a “hybrid” build by nature to be successful, frequently relying on skills from all three Skill trees for maximum effectiveness in both PvM play and PvP play. The most powerful minion of the … Read more
This is meant to be an all-purpose guide and reference for playing the Assassin using the Dragon Talon skill. This includes twink/no twink, hard/softcore, and players 1/8.