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[3.15 PoE Build] Lightning Arrow Ranger (Raider)

Intro & build description

An amazing ranged build to start with in an upcoming Expedition League if you are still unsure on what to play. The build is easy to start with and scales incredibly well with levels and invested currency. In no time you will be breezing through maps and farming up the currency as Raider ascendancy helps to achieve very fast clear speeds.

Build Pros

  • Very fast movement speed and clear speed
  • Can be played as the first character in a new league
  • High damage
  • High evasion/dodge chance
  • Decent life

Build Cons

  • Can't do elemental reflect map

Passive tree(s) and Path of Building

[3.15] Full Build
PoB Link

Bandits

Bandits Quest Choice
Kill all bandits

Ascendancy skill points

LabyrinthsSkill point choice
Labyrinth 1Way of the Poacher
Labyrinth 2Avatar of the Slaughter
Labyrinth 3Rapid Assault
Endgame LabyrinthAvatar of the Chase

Skill gem setup

Helm


Dash

Withering Step

Second Wind Support

Bloodrage


Body Armor


Lightning Arrow

Elemental Damage with Attacks Support

Added Cold Damage Support

Ice Bite Support

Inspiration Support

Mirage Archer Support


Gloves


Hatred

Herald of Ice

Precision

Enlighten Support


Boots


Herald of Thunder

Hextouch Support

Elemental Weakness

Frost Bomb


2h Weapon


Frenzy

Barrage Support

Hypothermia Support

Ice Bite Support

Inspiration Support

Elemental Damage with Attacks Support


1h Weapon


None


Offhand weapon / shield


None



Build uniques / Example rare gear


Tip: Click on the item to view it on PoE Wiki or to view similar rare items in poe.trade

Helmet

Rare Helm

Rare helm with high life and elemental resistances.


Body Armour

Rare Body Armor

Body armor with attacks have #% to critical strike chance and high life. If you can afford, get the chest with additional curse as well. Otherwise, craft elemental resistances.


Gloves

Oskarm

Amazing gloves considering how cheap they are and value they bring. Use rare gloves with life and elemental resistances if you prefer tankyness to damage.


Boots

Darkray Vectors

Darkray Vectors are one of the best boots raider can have as we scale incredibly well based on the frenzy charges we have. They are very strong and cheap pair of boots you can get very early on.


Left Ring

Circle of Regret

Get the ring with reduced reservation and buff effect or damage while affected by Herald of Thunder.


Right Ring

Rare Ring

Rare ring with life and curse enemies with frostbite on hit. Additional mods depend on your budget. If possible, try to get some resistances as well.


Amulet

Rare Amulet

Amulet with life, global critical strike multiplier. If you can afford, elemental resistance penetration or cold damage penetration is an amazing option.

Try to get some intelligence or strength for item/gem requirements.


Belt

Rare Stygian Vise

Rare belt with life and Aspect of the Cat mod. If you can afford, get a belt with elemental resistances as well.


2Hand Weapon

Hopeshredder

Build uses this bow. Use any bows you can get until you acquire Hopeshredder.


Quiver

Rare Quiver

Rare quiver with life, critical strike multiplier and bow bow attacks fire an additional arrow.

 

An amazing mod to have is flat added cold damage per frenzy charge but it might be get expensive. If you can, get increased attack speed as well.


Jewel

Thread of Hope (Large Ring)

Socket this jewel next to the Fervour notable to grab Aspect of the Eagle, King of the Hill and Master Fletcher for free.


Jewel

Watcher's Eye

Get Watcher’s eye with increased critical strike chance while affected by hatred or precision. Or get the watcher’s eye with % increased damage while affected by hatred or precision.


Jewel

Rare Jewels

  1. Increased maximum life
  2. Flat lightning or cold damage
  3. Global critical strike multiplier
  4. Increased damage or critical strike chance

Jewel

Cluster Jewels

Rolls to look for:

 

Feed the Fury

Fuel the Fight

Martial Prowess

Devastator

Eye to Eye

Repeater

Peak Vigour

Spiked Concoction

Wish for Death

Fettle

Surging Vitality

 


Flask

Flask Setup

  1. Experimenter’s Diamond Flask of Staunching
  2. Dying Sun
  3. Bottled Faith
  4. The Wise Oak
  5. Alchemist’s Quartz Flask of the Order


Feel free to share your thoughts/experiences/tips about the build in comments section below.

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