The Hybrid Chronomancer is the ideal support variant if you're playing with a Druid and Air Weavers. It provides permanent Quickness, Alacrity and around 10x Might while dealing relatively high personal DPS.
With the Dueling/Illusions variant you have to run to keep up Quickness and can't share Aegis but gain Vigor and deal high DPS; while the Inspiration/Illusions variant allows you to run and spam group Aegis with , , , , and .
While the sheer amount of possibilities are nice to look at, the Chronomancer is one of the harder builds to play as the skills require timing and good dynamic decision-making.
Especially for a Chrono it is highly recommended to aim higher than the minimum required Agony Resistance (e.g. , 18x and Agony Impedance as well as Mist Attunement) as you gain additional Boon Duration from the .
Note that the optimal gear uses infusions, please use our gear optimizer to determine the optimal gear for your needs.
|A slight DPS loss but adds some party healing.|
|Use it together with a focus for Pulls and reflects. Swap out your offhand sword in that case.|
|Increases the duration of all your Stealth skills by 50%.|
|Heals and removes conditions on every Shatter skill.|
|A strong personal condition cleanse.|
|A minor DPS increase, if you don't run you can trait it anyway.|
|Two seconds longer duration for Glamour skills like .|
|A stronger group heal and condition cleanse if your party has problems with incoming damage.|
|One of the strongest reflect skills, protecting everyone inside from projectiles for 6 seconds.|
|Party escort service.|
|A 1200 range teleport. It breaks Stun on use, which means it gets executed even if there is no valid path to your mouse target - keep this in mind.|
|Enables you to use key utilities twice. If you use at the end of the cast, you get a "free" mimic and can do stuff like triple without the need for any illusions.|
|Necessary if you need to remove boons and have no Spellbreaker.|
|Useful for party skipping. Provides 15 seconds of Stealth with and .|
Cast during the aftercast of one of the following skills:
As it is almost impossible to follow a fixed rotation in fractals, try to keep to the following list of priorities:
Do as much DPS as possible