Jump to content
FORUMS
Imacursed

Fire mage DPS

Recommended Posts

You're wasting a lot of damage with your opener. You want to use alternating pyro/Fireblasts for as long as possible during the Combust, not to generate the Hot Streak leading into it. I also noticed a lot of Living Bombs being used. Living Bomb is not a single target damage increase to use, or even 2 target, if you look at Ursoc(Dec 28th) where you had it doing 130k per cast, vs a Fireball doing an average of 143k. And while LB is instant cast, fireball isn't much longer of a cast than a GCD, and LB doesn't contribute towards a Hot Streak, where your real damage comes from. Also saw a lot of scorches being used, and since I'm looking through mainly Ursoc and Nythendra, both of which I know don't require that much movement that can't be done with a shimmer or within an Icy Floes fireball or two, I know that's causing a pretty big loss of damage.

 

Also you had a melee, while this probably didn't cause you any issues numerically, it's the principle of the matter, you're a mage, don't get your weapon dirty swinging it around like some warrior!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I like to take LB for trash.  And what exactly do you mean wasting a lot of damage with my opener?  I rop, FB, PF, PYRO, FB, PYRO,FO,FB,PYRO,FB,PYRO.  What am I doing with exactly?   I only use scorch when i have to move and IF is on cd.  And the melee attack was probably accidental.  I got a video of my opener if it'll help you let me know what i'm doing wrong.  Thanks for the reply and any more advice would be awesome.

 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

×
×
  • Create New...