Path of Exile 3.6 Essence Drain Most Popular Build
In Path of Exile 3.6 Synthesis, Essence Drain has been modified. In Path of Exile 3.6 Synthesis, Essence Drain. Mana Cost at gem level 1 is now 8 (was 9). Mana Cost at gem level 20 is now 23 (was 27). Now has a cast time of 0.7 seconds (from 0.75). Now explodes on impact, applying the Essence Drain debuff to enemies in a small radius. This explosion deals with no hit damage. As a result of this change, the Essence Drain now has the Area gem type. Now deals 9 to 14 Chaos damage at gem level 1 (from 6 to 9) and 433 to 649 Chaos damage at gem level 20 (from 334 to 501). Now deals 31.3 base Chaos damage per second at gem level 1 (from 21.3) and 1503.2 base Chaos damage per second at gem level 20 (from 1159).
[PoE 3.6 Trickster] Essence Drain & Contagion Build
[PoE 3.6 Occultist] The "Ultimate" Soulrend/Essence Drain Build
[PoE 3.6 Occultist]HP Essence Drain PewAndRun BuildFirst of all, thank GGG for Buffing ED damage for 20% in 3.6 which is significantly improves boss fights. The new aura gem Malevolence which gives 20% at more damage over time is added, 50% mana reserve hurts, but I hope we can find a use of it.
Temporal chains are nerfed, that's why we should be more careful with rare and unique enemies before we get the aspect of spider aura as a crafted mod on gloves. The main idea of this ED build is using Temporal Chains and Aspect of the spider Curse auras for slowing enemies as...
Pros & Cons:
+ Very good league starter
+ Decent clear speed(not for all map layouts)
+ Very good lab farmer
+ Can do any map modes(allows to buy cheap corrupted maps)
+ Easy mechanics, is a good build for the new player ( i think )
+ Good at mine
- Low single target dps, need to use blight as a second dps skill.
- To get ending content shaper/red elder need to be skilled enough.
- Painfull with Fortification syndicates (Hard to break gates at hight tier maps)
T13 Core cleaning and Purifier fight in the end
Red Elder fight