The same behavior is applied to boons obtained by converting conditions. It's a little squishier than chrono because it depends on you making good timed dodges but because it depends on dodging you can really get into a nice rhythm and it feels really good when you're there. Following is a list of equipment that affects non-specific conditions. Again there is plenty of room to adjust to your preference, [–][deleted] 4 points5 points6 points 2 years ago (7 children). Boon#Skills that convert conditions into boons, Boon#Traits that convert conditions into boons, Condition Duration#Runes that increase condition duration, Condition Duration#Runes that decrease Condition Duration (on you), Bowl of Poultry and Winter Vegetable Soup, https://wiki.guildwars2.com/index.php?title=Condition&oldid=2204284. The multiplicative nature of Engineer skills makes it seem like the possible combinations are almost infinite. [–]Mr_Salvatore[S] 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). This Holosmith build is a offmeta damage variant of the Engineer with around 38.1k DPS on small hitboxes. I've stuck with sinister gear, but grieving is potentially an option. Even if mesmer is not your thing I hope you find one that is =), [–]CMothVERY fast holosmithing at incredible hihg speed 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (3 children). guild wars 2 engineer guide. Sometimes in a fight I'm just teleporting and flying all over and somewhere in the middle the opponent dies and i'm still flying all around going HAM because I didn't notice them go down. [–]DiscoverYourFuck-bot 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (0 children). -2 points-1 points0 points 2 years ago (0 children), They’re tanky. It has fewer CCs than power Holosmith and because it is condi it has a ramp up time to reach its full DPS. Engineer Masters of mechanical mayhem, engineers love to tinker with explosives, elixirs, and all manner of hazardous gadgets. Scourge in not an option for me, necro just don't fit with my personal preferences. You could even swap in Mortar Kit if you want the full piano experience of having effectively 5 kits to juggle. This might be a good point to start, I will look closser to it. Please include the word "spoiler" if your submission potentially contains a spoiler. Engineer Builds. A detailed guide on the Condi Firebrand in Guild Wars 2. Mysterious Plague 4. Condition duration bonuses obtained from runes are not shown on skill tooltips, but do increase the durations. I just never felt this class, but maybe I was just too lazy and scared to know it well. Both of it's elite specs are fun to use and learn. Search Tags / Characters RSS Archive Ask me anything Submit a post. Me and my party are practically immune to condis and have decent phys mitigation with bulwark gyro and protection uptime with some cc and stealth thrown in. [–]PantherCarosoI recommend, you run. The duration of conditions on enemies can be increased through the Condition Duration attribute. [–]Botch_Lobotomy 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago (1 child), [–]LunatericPBM and toolbelts -1 points0 points1 point 2 years ago (0 children). Also the information about double pistol makes me happy :), [–]Botch_Lobotomy 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (2 children), Depends on the game mode. The engineer was the final profession to make it into the original eight professions. Most of the information, which I have found, are very outdated (about a half of a year). Conditions are balanced in respect to their effectiveness: bleeding and weakness are relatively common and provide weak effects while immobilize and fear are rare and provide strong effects. Be warned they're a little confusing at first, lol. I am not sure, if those guides and yt videos are still useful, since there were some balance patches since then. The engineer was previewed under this image until its unveiling on May 19, 2011. Any comprehensive and detailed guide to the class and piano rotation? It's apparently a little behind the base engi on DPS, but a little ahead on CCs (side note: you can swap in Thermal Vision instead of Pinpoint Precision if another engineer is already providing it, which will max out your condi durations). Feels really good when you play it well but you can get destroyed if you mess up timing too much. I played engineer to level 80 cause i wanted a challenge. It might be worth noting before you try it though, grieving hasn't worked out for most professions so I wouldn't expect to match up well against power Holo. Engineer is an incredibly versatile class with meta condition and power builds. Clocking in at 34K, condi engi is a top tier dps alongside condi dps warrs, condi daredevils, and tempests. I have one of each. GW2 builds. [–]CMothVERY fast holosmithing at incredible hihg speed 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago (2 children). Although not the most popular class, a player with a solid engineer PvP build will surprise others with just how effective they are on the battlefields. Before hot i played a glass SD rifle engi and post hot have played around with a few builds but mained a semi meta hammer build untill 4 months ago … NPC foes often inflict conditions on some of their attacks and they may also be applied through environmental effects or other mechanics. I didn't see that kind of build anywhere. ... then guard and then engineer. To actually answer your question, I'd personally go Predator, but that's just because I like playing Power Rifle, I think Condi Engineer is used in raids, but only particularly meta for one encounter. once i started playing engi i have spent 95% of my time playing the class. I started a mesmer later and it's my only other character. I personally prefer condi Holosmith, but I'd never take it to raids because fun though it is, it's not what people want. Some effects are considered conditions for some game mechanics so they can be removed with condition removal effects, but are not available in any profession or race skill sets, and cannot be converted into boons. Masters of mechanical mayhem, engineers love to tinker with explosives, elixirs, and all manner of hazardous gadgets. EN FR DE ES. It is probably the most under-utilized class in the game simply because it takes an incredibly amount of planning and practice to develop a class that works for you. Man. Since the pre for HOPE can't be sold, I am looking for a class, who uses a pistol much - classic condi-piano-engi runs double pistol. From a PvE perspective, this is how I see it: Power Holosmith is a strong meta DPS build primarily favoured for its consistent DPS and good CCs. [–]fashionable_edgelord 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago (4 children). 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