Diablo® III

Thank you guys!!! for strafe!

All the help, THANKS! strafe is AWESOME! for mp0-2!(thats all I do anyway)

just gotten a double leg drop(twice in 1 week) but yeah. again, both garbage.

I never put exp gem in my helmet till today but I got bored and changed MF gem to EXP gem and changed skill to strafe. WOW, fun and easy!

just to say thank to all the strafe posting. :) happy hunting!

P.S. as demonhunter, why the hell am I keep getting 2-handed sword and axe for leg???
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Agreed. Kiting is sooo last year. Spin-to-win.

here are some ideas to try:

Drop prep: punshiment and replace with FoK: 20 yrds or RoV: Dark Rain and SP: Gloom for SP: Night Bane for more hatred.

The knives in particular are capable of 1-shoting elites on a crit. RoV cast on gloom will provide great healing and AoE dmg during the effect, plus it cost no hatred.

lastly, where's the pickup radius gear ;-) Getting 10-20 will feed vengence more and more. You can then drop bat and have both FoK and RoV which is.... damaging.
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look at my build.

if you dont have a legacy nats set this is the way to go for sure

this build allows for an almost permanent strafe and you can rack up huge monster kill bonuses.

i can rack up over 4 million exp from just the keeps lvl 2 alone
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switch out...

hungering arrow for RoV: Dark Rain
vault for vault Trail of Cinders (300% zorro over elites for extra damage)
preparation for Fan of Knives 20 yards.
perfectionist for tactile advantage
archery for night stalker (discipline generation)

if played correctly you don't need a main attack anymore.. just let it rain, strafe, vault and knife things.
Edited by hmk21#1716 on 1/28/2013 9:14 AM PST
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yea if you do it effectivley you do not need a hatred generator

hatred regen

1 armor
2 quiver
3 bat companion or shadow power w hatred regen
4 templar follower

this gives you more than you need for hatred

and you can use preperation with punishment for adittional hatred

skills

archery, perfectionist, night stalker
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Well I finally was convinced to try this and all I have to say is wow. I was addicted to ball lightening. But this is actually fun. Makes leveling fun. I chose the RoV build instead of the knives and it makes you plan ahead with gloom and its so fast paced and fun. Thanks for the nudge guys.
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I've been using a Demolition strafe build for a while now, and was looking for ways to switch it up. Definitely going to try the knife build, though I'm not sure my damage is high enough.
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Agreed Strafe is GG -- I found a way to not even run bat anymore.

I use a combination of Caltrops/Jagged Spikes and RoV/Dark Cloud for mp0-1

I switch out Caltrops for FoK in mp2-3 for more dmg.

For those of you that don't use this for EXP anymore. Cold SOJ/Strafe works with Cull The Weak -- Making it the best buff for Strafe Build (specially demolition runners)
Edited by THEDONACE#1871 on 1/29/2013 1:54 PM PST
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I had the most fun with strafe, FoK 20 yrd rune, and LFB. Strafe and FoK is for trash and LFB is for the elites. Then I used shadow power, vault, and bat. It is a fun build, but I like bouncing all over the place and using diff builds. I cant just keep farming exp with the same build. Thats not fun.
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