Wizard Mammoth Hydra Build With LoD

Last updated on Jul 22, 2021 at 09:00 by Deadset 39 comments

Welcome to our build guide for LoD Mammoth Hydra Wizard 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 2.7.1 and Season 24.

1.

Introduction

The ancient item-driven counterpart to the Typhon's Veil playstyle, this fiery reconstruction of the Hydra build takes advantage of the Legacy of Dreams versatility and a slew of synergystic legendaries to create a tough and adaptable summoner spec. This steadily paced, sustain damage build is meant for Greater Rift solo progression.

2.

Quick Reference

2.1.

Skill Setup

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

Active Skills
Left Mouse Button Spectral Blade Icon Spectral Blade Barrier Blades Barrier Blades Right Mouse Button Black Hole Icon Black Hole Spellsteal Spellsteal 1 Teleport Icon Teleport Safe Passage Safe Passage 2 Blizzard Icon Blizzard Unrelenting Storm Unrelenting Storm 3 Hydra Icon Hydra Mammoth Hydra Mammoth Hydra 4 Storm Armor Icon Storm Armor Shocking Aspect Shocking Aspect
Passive Skills
2.2.

Gear Setup

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

For non-Seasonal play (where you do not have access to Ethereal weapons) throughout the duration of Season 24, the recommended weapon for this build is:

2.3.

Legendary Gems

2.4.

Kanai's Cube

3.

Changelog

  • 22 Jul. 2021 (this page): Added S24 Ethereal recommendation.
  • 22 Jul. 2021 (skills page): No changes required for Season 24.
  • 22 Jul. 2021 (gear page): Added S24 Ethereal recommendation.
  • 02 Apr. 2021 (this page): Revised skill and item recommendations, added follower advice.
  • 02 Apr. 2021 (gear page): Revised item recommendations, added follower advice.
  • 02 Apr. 2021 (skills page): Revised skill and passive recommendations.
  • 20 Nov. 2020 (gear page): Revision of item recommendations, alongside advice for Season 22 changes.
  • 20 Nov. 2020 (this page): Revision of item, skill and passive recommendations, alongside advice for Season 22 changes.
  • 20 Nov. 2020 (skills page): Revision of skill and passive recommendations according to Season 22 changes.
  • 01 Jul. 2020 (gear page): No changes required for Season 21.
  • 01 Jul. 2020 (this page): No changes required for Season 21.
  • 01 Jul. 2020 (skills page): No changes required for Season 21.
  • 11 Mar. 2020 (this page): Guide added.
  • 11 Mar. 2020 (gear page): Guide added.
  • 11 Mar. 2020 (skills page): Guide added.
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