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Hey Tankers. I haven't built a new Tank since Live, and back then I was mostly building for Resist and mixed sets. I never built a pure Defense Tanker, but I wanted to try out SR/DB on Homecoming and it's been a lot of fun to play around with, so I started looking at an endgame build. The trouble I'm having is that my usual build strategy is... well, overkill, for SR. I wanted to build for Incarnate defense caps for this one, and once I looked at what I'd come up with I realized that I overshot those without even trying. What I'm wondering is: Is it worth it
I have a 50 DB/Fire brute. I took the whole primary to have all the combos, and Taunt because it is handy and needs no slots. I skipped Fiery Embrace as well as Rise of the Phoenix in Fire. My understanding is that FE was eminently skippable: it was really only beneficial to fire-based attacks, and Dual Blades isn't. My main attack combos now are Attack Vitals and Sweep. On the other hand, I rely on the combos with Nimble Slash when exemped. I could drop Blinding Feint - I gather that Fiery Embrace would take the same set, which is rather ad hoc in any case. This wasn't rea
So here is my concept. I am a dark elf immigrant from one of Portal Corps many adventures into other realms. My character helps an away team make it back to Paragon Prime and I ask to join them. As thanks for rescuing and guiding them to safety they bring me back and Numina herself sponsors me, finding my mix of dark magics and combat prowess interesting. Visually I like everything that is going on there. Here is the thing: I haven't touched DB since well before the fall of live. I am hoping that there are some skip-able powers here because I am starved for slots. What combo