Using stealth and strong burst, Power Shatter core mesmer can deal a ton of damage to any target if used well. However, in the current meta Power Chronomancer ends up being better because of more ways to deal extreme amounts of damage and crowd control.
This build is based on one simple burst, hitting it is very important as most of the kills you’ll get will be from this combo.
Mirror Bladein melee range. You can start casting it from range and use Blinkat the very end of the cast to teleport close to your target. Mantra of Pain Mind Wrackalmost at the same time but it’s important to apply the Vulnerabilityfirst Mind Stab
In case you are not on greatsword but still want to burst because you see good timing or want to finish the target quickly you can use
Because the combo is very important you have to make sure you can hit it consistently. We already introduced using
You can also use look for an opportunity to use your burst when an ally is using crowd control on the target.
If the fight just started and you’re unable to join an already existing one, you’ll have to bait enemies abilities because missing your burst means you’re useless until it’s off cooldown.
Defense and disengage potential
This build really struggles with being focused. Most other roamers can hunt it down easily if the build is played in a greedy way, and because of not a lot of sustain. Once again
This build struggles against other roamers such as Heralds or Thieves. You should never duel on this unless you’re confident in getting a sneaky clean one burst, but that’s very unlikely. In the current meta, it is pretty unplayable because of high power damage from specs like