Necromancer Thorns Command Skeletons Solo Build With LoD

Last updated on Jul 02, 2020 at 09:00 by Deadset 55 comments

Welcome to our build guide for LoD Thorns Skeletons Solo Necromancer in Diablo 3. Here, you will learn everything you need to know to play this build at the highest level. This build is updated for patch 2.6.9 and Season 21.

1.

Introduction

Focusing on the combination of Legacy of Dreams's adaptability, underlying Thorns synergy and the natural summoner capabilities of the class, the LoD Skeleton and Golem Necromancer offers a quirky solo pushing variant to the class. This methodical and mechanically simple playstyle is meant strictly for solo GR pushing.

2.

Quick Reference

2.1.

Skill Setup

The basic skill setup of the Solo LoD Skeleton Necromancer is displayed below. Read the dedicated Skills page for detailed information on choices, alternatives and build customization.

Active Skills
Left Mouse Button Leech Icon Leech Cursed Ground Cursed Ground Right Mouse Button Devour Icon Devour Satiated Satiated 1 Frailty Icon Frailty Scent of Blood Scent of Blood 2 Command Golem Icon Command Golem Bone Golem Bone Golem 3 Command Skeletons Icon Command Skeletons Dark Mending Dark Mending 4 Bone Armor Icon Bone Armor Thy Flesh Sustained Thy Flesh Sustained
Passive Skills
2.2.

Gear Setup

The required gear setup for the Solo LoD Skeleton Necromancer is listed below. Check the Gear page for detailed information on choices, alternatives, gemming, Kanai's Cube and Paragon distribution.

2.3.

Legendary Gems

2.4.

Kanai's Cube

3.

Changelog

  • 02 Jul. 2020 (this page): No changes required for Season 21.
  • 02 Jul. 2020 (gear page): No changes required for Season 21.
  • 02 Jul. 2020 (skills page): No changes required for Season 21.
  • 12 Mar. 2020 (skills page): Minor revisions to skill and rune selections for Season 20.
  • 12 Mar. 2020 (gear page): Revised jewelry options and added non-Golem gearing alternatives for Season 20.
  • 12 Mar. 2020 (this page): Skills and item choices revised and enriched for Season 20.
  • 22 Nov. 2019 (this page): Reviewed for Season 19.
  • 22 Nov. 2019 (skills page): Reviewed for Season 19.
  • 22 Nov. 2019 (gear page): Reviewed for Season 19.
  • 23 Aug. 2019 (gear page): Item recommendations have been revised for Season 18.
  • 23 Aug. 2019 (this page): Item recommendations have been revised for Season 18.
  • 23 Aug. 2019 (skills page): Skills were reviewed and approved for Season 18.
  • 23 May 2019 (this page): Minor fixes to the guide.
  • 23 May 2019 (gear page): Minor fixes to the guide.
  • 23 May 2019 (skills page): Minor fixes to the guide.
  • 17 May 2019 (gear page): Guide was reviewed and approved for Season 17.
  • 17 May 2019 (skills page): Guide was reviewed and approved for Season 17.
  • 17 May 2019 (this page): Guide was reviewed and approved for Season 17.
  • 12 May 2019 (gear page): Guide was revised with additional recommendations for Season 17's LoN buff.
  • 12 May 2019 (this page): Guide was revised with additional recommendations for Season 17's LoN buff.
  • 27 Mar. 2019 (this page): Guide added.
  • 27 Mar. 2019 (gear page): Guide added.
  • 27 Mar. 2019 (skills page): Guide added.
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