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Budget Crossbow Sorceress Build for Diablo 2 Resurrected Season 7

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The crossbow Sorceress, often referred to as the “Bow Sorceress” or “Enchantress,” is a unique build that leverages the Enchant skill to deal significant ranged damage. This build is particularly appealing for players looking for a cost-effective yet powerful option in Season 7.

 

The build revolves around the Sorceress’s ability to use the Enchant skill, which grants fire damage to ranged attacks. The Sorceress can maintain a safe distance by equipping a crossbow while dishing out high fire damage.

 

Budget Crossbow Sorceress Build for Diablo 2 Resurrected Season 7

Skills

•  Enchant: This is the cornerstone of the build, providing a massive boost to fire damage.

 

•  Warmth: Increases the mana regeneration rate and boosts the effectiveness of Enchant.

 

•  Fire Mastery: Further amplifies the fire damage dealt by Enchant.

 

•  Teleport: Essential for mobility and repositioning during combat.

 

Equipment

•  Weapon: Any crossbow with increased attack speed. Look for “Demon Machine” options or a rare crossbow with skills and attack speed.

 

•  Armor: “Smoke” Runeword for resistances or “Stealth” for faster cast rate and hit recovery.

 

•  Helm: A budget option is a rare circlet with +skills and life or mana stats.

 

•  Gloves: Look for gloves with increased attack speed, such as “Magefist” or crafted blood gloves.

 

•  Boots: “War Traveler” is for magic finds or rare boots with resistance and faster running/walking.

 

•  Amulet and Rings: Focus on +skills, faster cast rate, and life or mana bonuses.

 

Mercenary

A Might aura mercenary from Act 2 can significantly increase your damage output. Equip them with gear that provides life leech and enhanced damage to help them survive and contribute to fights.

 

Gameplay Strategy

•  Use Enchant on yourself and your mercenary before engaging enemies.

 

•  Maintain a safe distance and use your crossbow to take down foes.

 

•  Teleport to reposition or escape dangerous situations.

 

•  Keep an eye on your mana and health, using potions as necessary.

 

•  Farm in several locations for the Sorceress, including the Countess, Cows, Stony Tombs, Eldritch and Shank, Pendle, and Neac, highlighting their respective challenges and rewards.

 

•  In the light of early game and endgame, focusing on D2R items that enhance fire damage, resistances, and magic find.

 

• Suggest prioritizing enchant, warmth, and fire mastery for optimal damage and survivability.

 

•  Trying out new character builds to provide a fresh and exciting gameplay experience, even for seasoned players.

 

•  Try hardcore more, as it offers a thrilling and high-stakes gameplay experience with the risk of permanent death for characters.

 

•  The pre-expansion mode allows players to experience the game as it was before the expansion, with some differences in gameplay mechanics and features.

 

•  Choosing different endgame goals allows players to customize their gameplay experience and set their own challenges.

 

•  Trading can be a viable endgame goal for players who enjoy market dynamics and accumulating wealth.

 

•  Speedrunning and map reading techniques can add a new layer of challenge and competitiveness to the game.

 

•  It’s important to share your season goals with others to foster a sense of community and inspire others to try new things. Explore new builds and share their own ladder-starting builds, fostering a sense of community and creativity among Diablo 2 Resurrected players.

 

 

Conclusion

The budget crossbow Sorceress is a fun and effective build that allows players to experience a different playstyle without breaking the bank. With the right gear and strategy, this build can carry you through the early to mid-game content of Diablo 2 Resurrected Season 7.


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