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[3.6] MoM Fire Trapper Trickster

Intro & build description

Trap builds are stronger than ever and are very cheap to build around. If you don’t have lots of currency to experiment with, or, you are just starting either in new league or standard, you can’t go wrong with traps since they just work with literally any gear.

Build Pros

  • Very safe
  • High effective life pool
  • Very cheap, great build to start in fresh league/economy
  • High damage

Build Cons

  • Some people dislike trap gameplay

Passive tree(s) and Path of Building

[3.6] Full Build


Bandits Quest Choice
Kill all bandits

Ascendancy skill points

LabyrinthsSkill point choice
Labyrinth 1Patient Reaper
Labyrinth 2Prolonged Pain
Labyrinth 3Swift Killer
Endgame LabyrinthWeave The Arcane

Skill gem setup


Blasphemy Support

Elemental Weakness

Enlighten Support

Flame Dash

Body Armor

Scorching Ray

Cast While Channeling Support

Frost Wall

Summon Flame Golem

Orb of Storms


Shock Nova

Cluster Traps Support

Herald of Ash

Enlighten Support


Vaal Lightning Trap

Increased Duration Support

Greater Multiple Projectiles Support

2h Weapon

Fire Trap

Burning Damage Support

Concentrated Effect Support or Increased Area of Effect Support

Trap and Mine Damage Support

Efficacy Support

Swift Affliction Support

1h Weapon


Offhand weapon / shield


Build uniques / Example rare gear

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Rare Helm

Rare helmet with high life and elemental resistances.

Body Armour

Carcass Jack

Carcass Jack or Tinkerskin unique chest. Pick which one you can afford. Use rare chest for first couple of days till you get enough currency or get lucky with drops.


Rare Shaper Gloves

Shaper gloves with Trap Support, maximum life and if possible – elemental resistances.



Very solid boots with elemental damage, elemental resistances, movement speed – and most importantly, extra curse.

Left Ring

Rare Ring

Generic ring with high maximum life, high elemental resistances.

Right Ring

Rare Ring

Generic ring with high maximum life, high elemental resistances.


Rare Amulet

Rare amulet with spell damage, fire damage, maximum life and elemental resistances.



Very strong and very cheap belt for trappers. Can’t see a reason not to pick it.

2Hand Weapon

Searing Touch

Bread and butter of the build, it just works so well with Fire Trap while being dirt cheap.


Cheap Construction

Build uses 2 of these to trigger traps instantly.


Rare Jewels

  1. Increased trap damage
  2. Increased maximum life
  3. Increased burning damage


Flask Setup

  1. The Sorrow of the Divine
  2. Witchfire Brew
  3. Chemist’s Quicksilver Flask of Adrenaline
  4. Chemist’s Basalt Flask of Warding
  5. Chemist’s Granite Flask of Heat

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

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  1. Is the passive skill tree not completed or is my browser not reading it correctly?

  2. why are there two inc duration linked with VLT? a mistake i guess?

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