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Rate my sorcs set up

Discussion in 'Sorceress' started by Fizzle, Mar 25, 2004.

  1. Fizzle

    Fizzle IncGamers Member

    Mar 18, 2004
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    Rate my sorcs set up

    Im currently a level 82 lightning sorc pvm/pvp

    With buffs my attributes are:
    84 STR
    70 DEX
    342 VIT
    71 NRG (base)

    Max Charged bolt
    Max Lightning
    Max Chain lightning
    Max Lightning mastery
    1 teleport
    1 Frost armor
    currently pumping Nova

    My gear:
    Shako (Ptopaz)
    Ormus robe +3 to lightning +15% to lightning damage (Um)
    Bloodfist Gaunts
    Waterwalk boots
    Eschutas Temper +3 to skills +19% lightning damage
    Lidless (PDiamond)
    Raven Frost/Rare ring 3 Life leech 3 dex 6 life cold res 22 fire res 24
    (also have a 10 FCR all res 3 DR 1 ring, but i wear the other for res)
    +3 to lightning skills ammy with 4 dex
    4 Lightning Grand Charms (2 are +life)
    Asortment of single res charms 1 +3 to all res sc

    I do 5-21k lightning damage and can take out most people in one hit.
    465-491 Charged bolt damage which is nice for monsters at baal runs.

    So this is my setup so far, if you have any recommendations of how i can make my char better please post here :) btw: i know i need a soj :p
  2. Ulric

    Ulric IncGamers Member

    Mar 8, 2004
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    What will you do when you run into LIs? I just created tri-elemental sorc because I had such a difficult time dealing with certain immunes. I really don't like to run from a monster so I had no choice. Another Problem with this set up is that unlike Cold, lightning mastery only raises the damage and does not lower the resist. IMO, against certain opponents like Hammerdin with GA and Thunder God.. you are a corpse waiting to happen.
  3. gvandale

    gvandale IncGamers Member

    Jun 22, 2003
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    unless he's dueling in leagues, he can just go standard bm rules and have a wand with lower resistance charges on switch, and/or use light facets.

  4. Stiertje

    Stiertje IncGamers Member

    Jul 24, 2003
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    Just one question, how high is your life? I see you have need for a lot of resistance charms, so there's no room for Vita charms and such.
  5. Soepgroente

    Soepgroente IncGamers Member

    Jun 21, 2003
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    Well the obvious part is getting more lightning charms to get 32k damage. Swap the eschuta's for heart of the oak and drop some resistance charms, youll end up with a buttload more life. Your idea seems right though. It's a cool build, you can search for my guide on this forum.

    Lightning is very hard to absorb, as hard as fire ball or blizzard even.

    Other than my above suggestion it's mostly stuff that's hard to afford (yes HoTo is there too, but a little easier relatively), namely sojs, call to arms, chains of honor. Lightning skillers (with life, fhr).

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