Hi everyone today I decided to address a common need on the forum which is… a berserker guide… I’m sure you didn’t see that one coming !
I will try in to guide you, young bloodthirsty warrior, throughout your long path to become an elder bloodthirsty warrior. I will address many points in this guide so here is a summary of the question you may ask :
WTF are those icons in my skills list ?
I’m sure there are multiple path to become an EBW(elder bloodthirsty warrior) which are the ones viable ?
What do I want as stats on my gear ? TL,DR : Intelligence is for weak, you strong.
What cute animal souls do I want to put on my gear ?
Which pretty spheres should I get by sacrificing some cute little animal souls ?
Which Poke… Familiars do I want to follow me in the rage of battle ?
OK guys let’s do this, Leeeeeeee… whoops wrong game,
Beeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeerserker Guide !
Double Slash, basic damage skill and Rage Generator
Follow-up Strike, proc on crit, 50% chance to Knock Up
Gust Cut, spin to win, stagger the enemies
Whirling Blade, AoE, DoT and Knock Down
Stab braking skills
Rising Cutter, Knock UP
Brute Smash, 2 hits combo, 2nd hit Knock Down and Stab Break
Triple Slash, 3 hits combo, 3rd hit Knock Back and Stab Break
Shoulder Charge, Knock Down, Buff Allies (30% CTR), Rage Generator
Leaping Slash, AoE, Knock Down
Fury Thrust, Knock Back, strike through the enemy
Thunderous Kick,Knock Down on Charge 1, Knock Back with further charge
Warface, Fear, Rage Generator and Threat Decreased
Mortal Blow, Knock Down
Assault Complex, 4 hits combo, Knock Up then Down
Counterattack, Cancel stun,Grant Control immunity
Blade Block, Block any hit for 2 seconds, Increase your Threat
Fury, Knock Back, Transform Brute Smash and Triple Slash
Mighty Roar, Rage Generator, Offensive buff
Adrenal Overflow, Applied by full charged Stab Breakers, stacks 5 times, Group Buff, +5% STR, +5% HP, +0.2 rage/s, +0.2 HP/s,
Unending Courage, Applied by full charged Stab Breakers, stacks 5 times, +4% P.Atk
Blood Madness, Increase your P.Atk depending of your current HP percentage.
Savage Instinct, Applied by full charged Stab Breakers, stacks 3 times,-10% P.Atk debuff on target
Strong Will, 200 P.Atk
Dignified, Applied by full charged Linked Stab Breakers, stacks 3 times, Group Buff, +15% Overall Atk
Leaping Slash -> Whirling Blade : Decreases Whirling Blade cost by 30 rage making it costs 5 rage.
Whirling Blade -> Rising Cutter : Activates Dignified for your party.
Rising Cutter -> Brute Smash : Activates Dignified for your party.
Brute Smash -> Triple Slash : Activates Dignified for your party.
Warface -> Thunderous Kick : Generate rage.
Thunderous Kick Charge 1 -> Mortal Blow : Dazes enemy for 3s.
Thunderous Kick Charge 2 + -> Shoulder Charge : Stun
Good to know
Every skills except Fury Thrust and Shoulder Charge are cleaves that can hit multiple enemies
Every two Triple Slashes, second hit stun ignoring target resistance.
Successful Blade Block activates an hidden buff giving you 15% P.Atk and 3% Crit Rate.
Warface fear ignores target resistance.
Assault Complex gets additional effect based on your talents.
Moving in combat immediately triggers your Auto Attacks animation.
AA animation can be cancelled by casting a skill once it started providing additional damage output.
Constant damage rotation : Double Slash first strike -> Move to trigger AA -> Double Slash first strike when your character begins its AA animation -> repeat… cast Follow-up Strike on CD in place of a Double Slash strike.
Engage rotation : Shoulder Charge your Priest -> Mighty Roar -> Warface -> Leap Slash -> Whirling Blade -> Rising Cutter -> Brute Smash -> Triple Slash -> Gust Cut
and 2 others.