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[PoE 3.11 Build] Summon Raging Spirit Summoner Witch (Necromancer)

Intro & build description

With Necromancer getting buffed 3.8 and minion skills reworked, this build is currently in a very strong position. Minion builds are known to be excellent league starters and this one is not an exception.

Build Pros

  • Cheap to start, excellent as a league starter
  • Tanky - more than 7000 effective hp
  • Excellent boss killer - can go to over 10Million Shaper DPS
  • Reflect is not a problem

Build Cons

Passive tree(s) and Path of Building

[3.9] Skill tree
[3.10] Skill Tree
[3.11] Skill Tree


Bandits Quest Choice
Kill all bandits

Ascendancy skill points

LabyrinthsSkill point choice
Labyrinth 1Mindless Agression
Labyrinth 2Unnatural Strength
Labyrinth 3Commander of Darkness
Endgame LabyrinthMistress of Sacrifice

Skill gem setup


Cast When Damage Taken Support (Max lvl)

Steelskin (Max lvl)

Increased Duration (Max lvl)

Precision (Unlinked)

Body Armor

Summon Raging Spirit

Awakaned Elemental Damage With Attacks Support

Empower Support

Awakened Melee Physical Damage Support

Awakened Elemental Focus Support

Awakened Minion Damage Support


Orb of Storms

Curse on Hit Support

Flame Dash

Elemental Weakness


Shield Charge

Fortify Support

Summon Carrion Golem

Faster Attacks Support

2h Weapon


1h Weapon


Flesh Offering

Storm Brand

Offhand weapon / shield


Awakened Generosity Support

Vaal Haste Support

Build uniques / Example rare gear

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Rare Bone helmet

Look for rare Bone Helmet with at least 80 life and some resistances.

Body Armour

The Covenant

Great offensive option that completely negates the need for mana regeneration, since we use Blood magic to cast SRS.


Grip of The Council

These are really good gloves for most summoner builds, although they are not that cheap.

Alternative would be rare gloves with high life and resistances.


Rare Boots

Look for generic boots with high life, 30% increased movement speed and some resistances.

Left Ring

Rare Coral Ring

Look for rare Coral rings with life and elemental resistances.

You could also use Essence of Fear to craft rings, giving your minions extra movement speed, but it will be more expensive.

Right Ring

Rare Coral Ring

Same as previously mentioned ring.


Rare Shaper Amulet

Look for rare Shaper amulet with life and %reduced mana reserved. Resistances and attributes are great stats to have as bonuses.


Stygian Vise

Look for generic rare Stygian Vise with at least 80 life and resistances.

1Hand Weapon

Crafted Sceptre

You should look for rare sceptre with “%increased minion damage” mod as a primary one, and craft “Trigger a Socketed Spell when you Use a Skill”. That way your Offering skill will require no maintenance.

Later you can multimod it to also craft minion attack and cast speed.


Victario's Charity

Great shield to boost damage of our minions even further with Frenzy and Power charges.


Jewel Setup

Use rare Abyss jewels and look for following stats:

1.) Minions deal #-# additional Physical Damage
2.) x% Increased Minion Damage if you’ve used a Minion Skill recently
3.) +x to maximum life
4.) Resistances / Attributes / Other minion damage stats

This build also uses unique jewel Careful Planning. Put it in socket which is located between Quick Recovery and Aligned Spirits nodes in the skill tree.


Flask Setup

1.) Divine Life flask with instant recovery and bleed removal
2.) Basalt Flask with freeze removal
3.) Quicksilver Flask of adrenaline
4.) Blood of The Karui
5.) Silver Flask

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

About gems

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One comment

  1. Made a Path of Building Guide following your build here..

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