Prepare Thousand Needlesup to five minutes before fight. Thieves Guildright before start of the encounter.
Death Blossom Dodge Prepare Thousand Needles Death Blossom Auto-attack chain Dodge Death Blossom Auto-attack chain
Prepare Thousand Needles Thousand Needles Steal Spider Venom Devourer Venom Weapon Swap, to activate Superior Sigil of Doom
Make sure to complete your auto-attack chains, as they actually apply conditions.
If your Endurance or Initiative aren’t ready to continue the loop, do 1 extra auto-attack chain instead.
The ramp-up of your condition damage is carried with burst skills like Venoms, paired with spamming of
Always ensure to use Venoms after the boon strip that happens when you enter combat with the boss and don’t steal from Invulnerable enemies, as using
Be aware of range of your Venoms (240 units around you) when applying them to your allies. Always position yourself, so you cover every one of them within the range of the aforementioned skills.
The rotation of this build is pretty simple, but in a real fight you will have to pay close attention to your surroundings to avoid leaping into the big bad.
Use those same leaps to reposition yourself constantly into whatever place of the fight seems safest.
Note that due to the lack of cool-downs on Thief, keeping any skill pressed for too long, will make your character use them more than once because of the skill queing system.
This might result in a dps loss or feeding due to being locked into unwanted animations, so make sure to tap your skills instead of holding them!