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Season 17 Guides: Barbarian and Necromancer

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The season of guides has started! With S17 starting tomorrow it's time for Deadset to take us through all the updated builds for these two classes and, much more importantly for this season especially, the new builds that we get to try out thanks to the Legacy of Nightmares seasonal affix! We get brand new builds like the LoN HotA for Barbarians, LoN Corpse Lance and LoN Blood Nova for Necromancers, as well as a whole lot of updated ones as well.
Let's get started:

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Stay tuned for the rest of the classes, coming very soon!

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Great work as always! But I still wonder why not rework Rathma build for pure Skele mages especially speed variant as it is so much stronger that can't be ignored. Current Skele Archer setup feels too weak... Also I think LoN Thorns Necro don't need Cooldown Reduction in stats.

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54 minutes ago, Kencelot said:

Thank you, Icy Veins and Deadset for these build updates! Can't wait to see the Crusader's! 

LoN Captain America is basically swap rings out for SoJ and CoE, amulet/ring of choice in the cube. You can either wear Leoric and cube Nemesis, or wear Andariel and cube Leoric. Witching Hour or Vigilante depending your CDR progress. Skele shoulders and illusory boots. Fire damage, so magefist, roll fire on soj/neck/wrist/helm (if andariel), and of course the ridiculously in demand swampland waders. aquila cuirass because shield is free. hellfire neck for 5th passive, and all the remaining slots are the same as they are for the akkhans build.

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Why is the support necro guide removed? I thought rat runs would be replaced by LoN Singularity runs this season, which should still require a similar support setup, no?

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