Power Sword Weaver

Meta Damage Build

Overview
Large Hitbox38171 DPSby Fennec [qT]
Small Hitbox36644 DPSby Derpy Moa [SC]
Key Skills
Key Traits
Conditions
Guide

The Power Sword Weaver is currently one of the strongest DPS builds for fractals.

It has quick burst damage and doesn't rely as much on pre-casting as Power Staff Weaver or Power Tempest. Since you don't have long casting times and the rotation loops fluently, it is fun to play as long as there are no Instabilities that discourage melee interactions.

Aside from Vulnerability, an additional crowd control skill with and high DPS the Power Sword Weaver build unfortunately doesn't provide much utilities. Additionally, the missing Arcane traits such as make you inherently squishy.

The build benefits heavily from slaying potions such as and .

Equipment
Armor
  • Berserker

    Scholar

  • Berserker

    Scholar

  • Berserker

    Scholar

  • Berserker

    Scholar

  • Berserker

    Scholar

  • Berserker

    Scholar

Weapons
  • Berserker Sword

    Impact

  • Berserker Dagger

    Force

Swap Weapons
Back and trinkets
Berserker
Berserker
Berserker
Berserker
Berserker
Berserker
Consumables
Food
Utility
Infusion
Build
Traits
  • Fire

  • Air

  • Weaver

Situational Traits
With or more than 200 agony resistance you are crit capped without , then you can take this trait for extra survivability.
If you can't profit from (e.g. Artsariiv).
Useful for skipping with Superspeed, especially in combination with .
Skills
Heal
Utilities
Elite
Situational Skills
Deals the same damage as but on multiple foes. Also useful to generate Might with a fire field.
Faster burst than on large hitboxes with the bonus of being semi-ranged.
A teleport with a range of 900 units. Sufficient for most blink spots.
Sometimes used to blast Might in fights like Skorvald.
If you can't benefit from .
An alternative heal skill providing additional group heal.
Provides three blocks for things like the console in Underground Facility Fractal.
Another defensive utility skill granting Protection and Stability.
Details
Rotation

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Opener
  • If a Mistlock Singularity is present

    • and reset its cooldown with it
    • Precast
  • If the defiance bar won't be broken immediately (e.g. Ensolyss)

    • Start in
    • and
    • Attune to and delay until the bar is about to be broken
    • Continue with the usual rotation
Advanced Notes
  • Try to finish your auto-attack chains (/ and /)
  • Use when the target's defiance bar is broken and you have and up
  • On small hitboxes is better than , use it while attuning to
Defiance Bar Damage
332 with Launch
232 with Launch
100 with Daze

Huge Hitbox: 38.2k DPS by Fennec [qT]