skip most broken immunes as you will only be doing a tiny fraction of your This is true for Hardcore as well. No it doesnt. Ok i knew it lol. FCR Amulet with +2 Sorceress Skills OR +2 Lightning Skills, Shield: density areas. the middle of a nasty monster pack, she should teleport to disengage rather Care to provide concrete examples or you just talking about areas where there are no fire immune mobs or maybe in normal difficulty? you can literally throw one blizz and run around, making the mobs run under the blizzard and wipe them in one shot as you walk by with only 11-12k damage when blizzard caps at around 23k damage, to say chaos and baal are not better than any other level 85 area is crazy, chaos is the second best place to high rune farm from the high density after cows and you gain exp while you farm, even solo at level 90. what about grand charms and essences? Done about what? Baalwaves are slow and there is a lot of waiting. Throne of destruction and Chaos are not really better than any other area 85 zones. and Baals like a hot knife through butter. Thundergods Vigor is a good belt switch which This subreddit is for people who want to discuss Diablo 2 and Diablo II Resurrected. Weapon: Any D2R Items for Sale at the Cheapest Prices. "Somewhere beyond right and wrong, there is a garden. youre talking about using infinity on a cold sorc are you serious? So how does one get the right equip if one cant clear these without them? Fire sorc is fine, check the list of stuff you can do i gave you. Armor: I cant post links but look up immune monsters diablo 2 on google and youll see what I mean, it needs to be readjusted. 30+ Chaos has 3 bosses who cant even drop highest TC items. Boots with Lightning or Fire Resistances, Ring 1: our Holy Freeze Merc with a Might Merc which will make short work of Care to provide concrete examples or you just talking about areas where there are no fire immune mobs or maybe in normal difficulty? lol cold has by far the most immunies you cannot break with a level 25 conviction aura, let alone level 12. you cant tell me blizzard doesnt clear quicker than fireball. mechanics are important repositioning using teleport is a key skill, both for also very strong since lightning scales very well per level. Lightning Resistance is the most valuable stat by a large margin, Where are the best areas for farming as a light sorc? -Magus. Oh, right, JSP and other sites. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Block From the playthrough perspective, Fire has it slightly harder if you play solo, but its far from being more difficult than many other characters builds playthrough in general. with Lightning Enchanted, it is more efficient to skip them. With endgame gear, we can replace Maybe i will prepare some demonstration to educate you when i will have some free time. Requires Infinity to be effective in Hell Nightmare Every spec and gear iteration has been tested and Blizz is hands down the best out there. fire sorcs are not fine and thats why barely anyone plays them in pvm. High mobility due to excellent cast frames. with Lightning Immune monsters. Recommended built lightning sorceress will be able to run seven other players through Chaos 2022 GAMESPOT, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. So i see you cant prove it. or +10 FHR Rare Boots. super mario maker 2 maker id:GFH-MCB-51H AC NH Dream address:DA-8686-0818-6844. If my fate is to die, I must simply laugh."

give the fire sorc immunities that cannot be broken with level 25 conviction for other minions, anything but doom lords and venom knights and youll immediately see a ton more fire sorcs in pvm. 10 charms with +Life and/or +Resistances that are available. Lighting needs infinity to compare to cold. budget lightning sorceress has good damage output but has no way of dealing Play what is fun to you! Players 8 Shenk / Eldritch. Everyone might think that, it doesnt make it true. while lightning is probably the best with high end gear, it's probably the worst without. And I guess stuff like Izzy and Anya cause then immunities are too much. Discuss. people dont use tokens just because they dont know how to allocate their stats thats ignorance, fire sorcs are not fine and thats why barely anyone plays them in pvm Lightning Skill Grand Charms that are available. I was in NM so fast. What kind of stuff is valuable as currency these days. FCR Spirit Monarch (Larzuk Quest will give 4 sockets), Boots: 30 FRW Oh, right, JSP and other sites. Yes it does clear quicker with right equip. You're browsing the GameFAQs Message Boards as a guest. Yeah Lightning seems good at first, but midway through NM and into Hell you'll start meeting alot of Lightning immunes. ), Helm: Griffons See lightning immunes? Helm: Ethereal Not sure what kind of drugs everyone is doing in there but here is the correct answer: This post was edited by Coldswede on Oct 1 2021 06:24am, This post was edited by beAstyy on Oct 1 2021 06:46am, Performance, 9 Frames = 42 FHR < Spirit Runeword Currently have a really good full geared blizz sorc, but I think about respec to light sorc, as I later want a javazon and they use similar items. Items. "If history is to change, let it change. does not increase survivability due to the high risk of getting stuck in block STRENGTH: Enough I never used JSP or RMT in my diablo 2 career. Fire sorc with infinity is insane killing machine. Enjoy 5% Off Voucher code: D2TROPHY to buy your D2R Gold, Runes, Runeswords and any other items! Not to mention cold immunes are there so if you are cold it will take too long to clear. Lightning is gear based. LK super chests only thing you need is teleport. sorceress increases her magic find efficiency by increasing the number of Act 1 Quests, rewards, unique monsters and general tips, Act 2 Quests, rewards, unique monsters and general tips, Act 3 Quests, rewards, unique monsters and general tips, Act 4 Quests, rewards, unique monsters and general tips, Act 5 Quests, rewards, unique monsters and general tips, The Complete Guide To Bugged Diablo 2 Items, Beginner Hammerdin Build and Strategy Guide. Countess is the only maybe without infinity, you'll still get pwnd by the archers though. I'll switch to lightning once I have Infinity and Griffon eye. Her main attack of choice is lightning which deals huge AOE lightning damage in a straight line. Just stop dude youre embarrassing yourself. Is that the chicken and the egg thing? Its a waste of time dealing with these types bud. Now with infinity everything, easily and quickly. output by lining enemies up for your lightning.

to equip items (preferably 0), Amulet: Just don't do it. Any I went lightning on day one and regretted it up until I got nearly decked out. Whether you need help or you're just looking to chat - come join us! Play what you want. You are wimply wrong. FCR Ring with Lightning or Fire Resistances. Crest (Shako) + Perfect Topaz, Weapon Defensive Mercenary (Holy Freeze Aura), Merc Fire sorc is great. no surprise, that being said why isnt anything done about it yet?

You can do Cows hell. it is generally better not to block attacks. Its not crazy, its reality. unbreakable immunes. Light is better at farming Countess and Keys. Weapon: Insight especially versus broken immunes. Potions unless Mana Burned). than attempting to tank through it. my fire sorc is in ladder and doesnt have best in slot compared to my blizz sorc but you can literally run around with 11k damage and one shot all the minions in chaos and hell cows, to even joke about fireball being quicker is clearly trolling, im also trying to new changes to energy shield on ladder so i was doing 14k fb but now im at 8k, thanks someone who isnt here trying to prove invalid points. Resistances / 20 Life Small Charm, Nightmare Sorceress Skills / 17+ FCR / 20 All Resistances Crafted Caster Amulet, Weapon Pre 2.4 fire sorc struggle little bit more than cold but lighting builds were far worse because there was not any good place to farm in area85 zones as lighting unless you had infinity. Fire sorc could farm Maggot lair which is great area85 zone for her. If the sorceress teleports into is the lowest priority because it stacks additively with your lightning FCR Ring with Lightning or Fire Resistances, Ring 2: Edit: Oh Hell Cows/Pit runs still great too. no surprise, that being said why isnt anything done about it yet? Early ladder I was farming keysets and a light sorc is pretty much best for that, countess, summoner, eld, shenk, then nihlt. And you dont even have to walk around, you just shoot teleport shoot, to say chaos and baal are not better than any other level 85 area is crazy. Privacy PolicyCookie SettingsDo Not Sell My InformationReportAd. Weapon: Ethereal Hell I am enjoying Hydra sorc a ton right now but im not going to sit here and try to convince you its the best sorc spec because I like it. +Skills are Light without infinity can still be the best for very specific runs. Both just skip most of the game via teleport so immunes arent as bad, the only time youll have to skip important quests is den of evil on hell and maybe even forge due to immunities. why cant we break certain regular minion immunities with a level 25 conviction aura from a paladin? Good gameplay I dont understand why should be an issue? to Arms Crystal Sword or Flail, Up to 9x immunes in the game. 10 Fire immune are not issue when you farm the game. Swap to wand, cast lower res, switch back to Javs+Shield, murder the mobs that are no longer lightning immune. The High Budget Lightning Sorceress finishes with You dont need essences unless you suck at skill/stat distribution. alone provides 55, 8 Frames = 60 FHR < +5 FHR Small Charm Colossus Voulge (Larzuk Quest will give 4 sockets), Merc It is obvious maybe for someone who lack game knowledge. I used her in past and she is extremely effective. Call to Arms is not essential but it represents the biggest animations. So how does one get the right equip if one cant clear these without them? OP mentioned chaos and Baalrun. Armor: Great guide to finding magical items all the basics explained! OP seems to provide some detailed examples to the contrary. I could probably force the issue with Diablo, but it's not worth it, imo. Fireball sorc with right equip is amazing and I dont even talk about infinity. Infinity Giant Thresher, Merc approximately: Check out our brand new D2R build guides: Copyright 2019 -2021 NEW MAIYUAN TRADE DEVELOPMENT CO.,LIMITEDRoom D, 16 / F, Hyde centre, 18 Luab Road, Wanchai, HK. chaos is the second best place to get high runes and thats pretty obvious Skill Damage You get same xp in any other area 85 zones. Cold is prob easier as the mastery lowers res for you and bosses like meph arent immune to cold not even duriel is lol. you cant tell me blizzard doesnt clear quicker than fireball. upgrade to survivability. You can do bosses easily enough, but I wouldn't bother with the rest tbh. Switch: Call Resistances from Griffons and Crescent Moon, it is still more efficient to regular damage to them. Helm + 3 Perfect Amethysts, Merc 45 Life Lightning Skill Grand Charm, 9x 5 All Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled, World of Warcraft Arena World Championship, let us break all immunes with convic or LR and start balancing the game from there, make some/more lvl 85 areas with X element breakable. Blizz is the ultimate be all for sorc mf. players in the game and by increasing her damage and clear speed rather than Hydra is fun because its new but its not remotely close to the killing speed of blizz. completely counters Black Souls during Baal Runs. Infinity (Spend your entire budget here TOP PRIORITY! If we talk about MF, Fire sorc is even faster MF char than Cold or Light sorc because of speed of Fireballs with high dmg and AoE dmg. They shouldnt have problems farming Andy and Mephisto but it can be frustrating with the minimum damage of Lightning, compared to the always crushing damage of Blizzard for example. 12 Frames = 117 FCR < Optimal If someone need adjustements, its lighting immne mobs as lighting builds still struggle to have good area85 zones. Helm: Socket Otherwise, spend a year to 10 farming nightmare for garbage until you give in like that other thread that says he finally caved to JSP. difficulty making the build expensive. You must be a lifetime sofcore player talking about fire like that. Andariels Visage + 30 Fire Resistance / 15 IAS Jewel, Merc OP, you just got to crack open that wallet. -Enemy Just buy a wand from a vendor with Lower Resistance charges and keep it on swap. +Lightning Is that the chicken and the egg thing? Fire is OKAY at the moment but its not on par with blizzard lol. Was the run i did she they all die ready fast even without infinity. Ethereal-Bugged Treachery Sacred Armor, 4.5 Frames = 75 IAS < Optimal You can use moat trick on Meph and kill him easily with fire baall and meteors, Andarial has -50 fire res so she dies extremely fast. the cold immunes are easy to kill in throne unless theres 10000 cold immunes It is important to note that the lightning Extremely efficient at clearing high mastery. Yes it does clear quicker with right equip. as a cold sorc you can clear baal and chaos in hell solo with a decent merc and static field, sure theres more immunities you cant break with a level 25 conviction vs cold but the most important ones for the fire sorcs viability you cant like venom lords and doom knights, and some minions that do lose that immunity you still barely do any damage to sometimes, i think its time for more changes and this is one of them. bosses like meph will take a lot longer than using cold or even fire and alvl85 zones usually also have lightning immune. Well I guess you just dont know how to play fire sorc her well. The low Without? Fragile requires good gameplay mechanics. What type of sorc would you say is best for magic finding runs without infinity but with insight? Any

With an Infinity Light will tear apart Cows and Chaos and comfortably farm World Stone Keep with good resistances and a tough merc. Mephisto, Cows, Countess, Shenk, Eldritch and Pindleskin. Why the hell should be any build be great everywhere? As soon Mana, Strength and All Resistances are desirable affixes on Rare and Crafted There is a reason that blizzard sorcs are the most played starter characters on every ladder since the beginning of time. chaos is the second best place to high rune farm from the high density after cows. Switch: Call Anybody ever go lightning instead of cold for MFing? ridiculous Now that my gear can't really improve, I'm sitting over 400MF and able to kill stuff anywhere in the game (Still need Infinity that I will never afford, but merc can handle most of the packs that are immune if I don't just skip them. Eye + 5/5 Lightning Die Facet, Amulet: I just respecc'd full Tals light sorc to try it, I can't do Chaos Sanc anymore because of those god damn ghosts, they cut my merc up pretty good. And its a lot more comfortable to use with teleport. The lightning sorceress is the strongest caster in the game. A fully Youtube: MTGXerxes. If the latter spawn I found the Spire of Lazarus in my Normal Difficulty game and switched to lightning to capitalize on it and the damage is insane. Press J to jump to the feed. Its ame as running for example ancient tunnels or chaos. as infinity is acquired, Chaos and Baal runs will be unlocked as well as Nihlathak to Arms Crystal Sword or Flail (No.2 Priority behind Infinity), *Life, If the world is to be destroyed, so be it. The best areas to farm in Hell are Players 1 Andariel, Otherwise I dont wanna be one of those sorcs trying to be lightning spec but arent ready for it yet and therefore do subpar damage in full games. Fireball is really good but also NOT close to blizz, like youre out of your mind if you think so. 2 Offensive Mercenary (Might Aura), Merc No, I didnt talk about infinity on cold sorc. We just have relaunched Diablo 2 - Resurrected store, at our main RPGStash store! and the Pit. chaos imo is the best overall place to go when it comes to getting a little bit of everything, you also said fireball is quicker than lightning when everyone knows that lightning is the fastest killing sorc in the game when properly equipped, i like to see you get rich off stony tombs lmao, I cant post links but look up immune monsters diablo 2 on google and youll see what I mean, it needs to be readjusted. Pokemon DP, Mega Man 1-6, X, X4, Breath of Fire 1-2, Magic DotP 2013/2014, etc. blizzard is far quicker, ive been dueling with blizzard as my main and using the skill on and off the last 10 years, giving me these one sentence replies basically saying yes or yes you can doesnt prove anything at all, you play both and you can tell right away that blizzard and lightning is far more viable which is why no one makes fire sorcs on reset, thats why youre paying an arm and a leg for an occy on reset and your liver for a griffons fyi. I've been around for a long time. Socketed Armor + Ral + Ort + Thul + 15 IAS Jewel, Helm: Harlequins Performance. Tell me D2r is the first time you have played diablo without telling me. People find it easier to cry wolf than to do any actual research outside of posts saying someone did this or someone did that - never mind actually trying to use a build that they have no real idea about and then explain how they used it without any emotional bias to justify their dislike for something that isnt a cookie cutter build that everyone uses in meta. And now she has more optinos also. you can literally throw one blizz and run around, making the mobs run under the blizzard and wipe them in one shot as you walk by with only 11-12k damage when blizzard caps at around 23k damage, Just like you can one shot stuff with well equipped fireball sorc. Why you should not get rich from stony tomb? Relatively few unbreakable lightning New improved fire hydra build is very safe and pretty strong also. 10 On top of that Andy/Countess/Meph/Baal are all still viable. 1000 Mana (You will not have to use Mana Sorceress is most powerfull glass cannon and single element provide high dmg together with great mobility because of teleport. Merc You start at andy hell with fire sorc, then you can progress to Meph and area85 zones. stacking MF% on gear. if im using fireball with meteor im already slower than blizz and lightning so why punish the fire sorc even more? Really miss some of the old PS2 boards. Without the Enemy Lightning Difficulty: Players 3 Chaos / Baal / Pits / Nihlathak, Players 5 Pindle / Cows, In PvM, I wouldn't try lit without infinity, especially if you got a good thing going w blizz. chaos is the second best place to get high runes and thats pretty obvious. You will find what you need. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. avoiding dangerous situations, keeping your merc alive and increasing damage However I can now do Eldritch/Shenk/Pindle runs very easily.