Shrapnel Grenade Engage Photon Forge Corona Burst Photon Blitz Laser Disk Prime Light Beam Light Strike Bright Slash Bright Slash Grenade Barrage Corona Burst
Light Strike Bright Slash Bright Slash Photon Blitz Corona Burst Deactivate Photon Forge
Refraction Cutter Shrapnel Grenade Poison Grenade
Sun Edge Sun Ripper Gleam Saber Refraction Cutter Shrapnel Grenade
Sun Edge Sun Ripper Gleam Saber Refraction Cutter Shrapnel Grenade Engage Photon Forge
Power Sword Holosmith offers high damage output with a lot of build-in CC and high adaptability through heat management.
Your goal is to keep your heat high (99-150%) while not
Cast your Toolbelt skills inside Photon Forge or use them off-cooldown if they are instant cast like
- Above all else, do not
Overheat! It will disturb your rotation and make you lose a lot of DPS.
- Try to finish your
Auto-attack chainas Gleam Saberwill give you a 3-second cooldown reduction on Refraction Cutter
- Manage your
Rifle Turretas it can be easily overlooked, pick it up before tank will move the boss and resummon it on new location
- Be mindful that
Engage Photon Forgewill cancel your weapon skill cast
CC (Crowd Control)
Throw Mineis a good alternative to Rifle Turretfor CC. As well as the toolbelt skill Mine Fieldwhich provides higher burst damage and boonstrip which is useful for the Blue Guardian. It’s especially good when there is downtime to cast it like at Adina.
Personal Battering Ramif your group is lacking a lot of CC you want to be using this instead of Rifle Turret.
Hard Light Arenafor the toolbelt skill Prismatic Singularityif you need pulls, for example on Slothasor, Trio, or Xera.
Preheat to 75% heat. Use your Toolbelt skills as filler instead of Auto-attacks.
Big Ol' Bomb Fire Bomb Shrapnel Grenade Engage Photon Forge Corona Burst Photon Blitz Overheat Laser Disk Prime Light Beam Overcharged Shot Blunderbuss Jump Shot Shrapnel Grenade Poison Grenade Freeze Grenade Fire Bomb Bomb
CC (Crowd Control)
Holographic Shockwave Overcharged Shot Net Shot Freeze Grenade Glue Bomb Big Ol' Bomb Prime Light Beam