Esoteric Flurry Striker Build Guide for Lost Ark
Dancing around the battlefield, the Striker uses martial arts to slay his foes in nimble flashy ways, while summoning the power of the tiger.
Introduction to Esoteric Flurry Striker
TheStriker strikes fast and often. Running an agile build, attacks are plentiful and packed with good mobility, the Striker sweeps the battlefield with flashy martial arts.
Esoteric Flurry Striker Strengths and Weaknesses
- Fast and agile
- Very quick Counter
- Constant stream of DPS
- Backattack reliant
- Resource mechanic can feel clunky
- Tight burst window
Esoteric Flurry Striker Skill Build
The following image shows the skill build of choice and the desired stats. There are three variants below depending on your available skill points.
Esoteric Flurry Striker Skill Rotation
Striker does not have a very fixed rotation, the initial start up should ideally always besince it provides speed and 18% additional critical strike chance.
Your hard hitting abilities can be, but are not limited to:
Your remaining skills are used to rebuild the gauge during your downtime while you are waiting forto be back up.
Esoteric Flurry Striker Important Tripods
The main focus of Strikers is to build their elemental orbs in order to use Esoteric abilities for high burst. The key for the burst rotation isand resource builders are and .
- — Increases attackspeed of yourself and your party by 8%.
- — Increases the critical strike chance by 18% for yourself and party members, should always be the start of your damage rotation.
- — Provides a speedboost, ideally used before your rotation to increase your execution speed and give you more room during your burst window.
- — Alters the skill to become a single hit burst skill, good damage, great resource builder.
Esoteric Flurry Striker Stat Priority
- Swiftness — Provides cooldown reduction and speed allowing for a steady flow of skills to be used.
- Critical — Improves your critical strike chance, 400-500 is a good value as most of your crit is derived from sets and Engravings.
- Specialization — Improves damage of esoteric abilities and also provides better orb gain, even as little as 200 is good enough to streamline the gameplay.
Striker Pet Stats
Since your highest priority stat is Swiftness, your pet should be used to boost it further. The defensive option of choice is HP increase.
Esoteric Flurry Striker Gear Sets
Striker wants additional critical strike rate. As such, the Preordained Dilligence is an ideal pick to improve your crit rate.
Striker Gear Tripod Priority
Improving the Tripods on your main skills will greatly enhance your DPS. It is a mix between resource gain, cooldown reduction, speed and damage.
- helps you build your elemental orbs faster.
- also provides a massive resource gain.
- allows your rotation to be started earlier, improving not only your own but also your party members dps.
- streamlines your rotation allowing you to synchronise your skills with .
- provides a speedboost that improves your execution speed for your rotation.
Esoteric Flurry Striker Engravings
The core of this build is thewhich changes every Esoteric ability to only consume one orb and provide a damage boost to those abilities. You can either keep it at level 1 or decide to max it out.
- is a staple for any DPS and should be taken as the second Engraving.
- provides the much needed crit rate alongside a small damage boost. Upkeep is very simple on Striker due to short cooldowns.
- adds a massive damage boost to back attacks, a property which all Esoteric abilities have.
- Both and work well on both stances, making them ideal for the fourth or fifth Engraving.
Esoteric Flurry Striker Runes
Runes are integral parts to boost your combat prowess in Lost Ark. Strikers are no exeception and use Runes to further boost their combat prowess.
increases your stagger, pairs well with to improve Striker's stagger damage.
is ideal on since every activation can trigger the Rune, giving you three possible activations per skill usage.
is used to speed up hard hitters, those are , , .
provides the much needed resource gain to keep using esoteric abilities, used on , and .
Esoteric Flurry Striker Gems
Damage is concentrated around the Esoteric abilities, as such those are boosted with gems. The following skills should use both damage and cooldown gems:
The other three gems should be used for cooldown reduction on the following skills:
The full damage rotation does take some time, make sure to line up your skills and cooldowns properly.
Learning how much orb generation you have is vital to ensure you do not end up without elemental orbs.
also improves the crit rate for your awakening skill, so use it before to increase your damage output.
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