This build has been archived as of 02:48, 29 November 2007 (CET), for the following reason:

  • BLS nerf

This build had been designed for the following use:

This build was in the category good before being archived.

The Build:A/any Shattering Spiker uses Shadowy Burden to lower the armor, provide a snare, and a hex to use offhands that require a hex to skip lead attacks and do as much damage with Shattering Assault and Blades of Steel as possible.

Attributes and Skills

<pvxbig> [build prof=Assassin/Any DaggerMastery=11+1+3 CriticalStrikes=10+1 ShadowArts=8+1 DeadlyArts=6+1][Shadowy Burden][Death's Charge][Black Lotus Strike][Shattering Assault][Black Spider Strike][Blades of Steel][Impale][Resurrection Signet][/build] </pvxbig>


  • Radiant Runes on all equipment with Runes of Superior Dagger Mastery, Minor Critical Strikes, Minor Shadow Arts, Minor Deadly Arts and a Superior Vigor.
  • Zealous Daggers of Dagger Mastery or of Fortitude is ideal.


First cast Shadowy Burden Shadowy Burden followed by Death&#039;s Charge Death's Charge and unleash your combo:

Black Lotus Strike Black Lotus Strike > Black Spider Strike Black Spider Strike > Shattering Assault Shattering Assault -or- Blades of Steel Blades of Steel > Impale Impale


Normal Melee Counters


The main skill that can be swaped out here is Death&#039;s Charge Death's Charge and could be replaced with one of these:


Also, if you see that your foe still has some important enchantments on them, you could wait for about 1-2 sec after Black Spider Strike to use Shattering Assault again to remove them and still do massive damage.

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