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This build has been designed for the following use:

Lyssa's Assacaster Sin uses Lyssa's Aura to help manage the high cost of Deadly Paradox and spam a short yet deadly Assassin attack chain.

Attributes and Skills

<pvxbig> [build prof=A/Me insp=12 dead=12+1+2 crit=3][Deadly Paradox][Augury of Death][Dancing Daggers][Entangling Asp][Signet of Toxic Shock][Iron Palm][Lyssa's Aura][Optional][/build]

  • In place of Iron Palm:

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  • Crippling Dagger [[Crippling Dagger@15] : for catching up to running enemies.
  • Disrupting Dagger [[Disrupting Dagger] : is a useful interrupt to interrupt skills like Resurrection Signet in RA.

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  • Ether Feast [[Ether Feast@12] : for a self-heal.
  • Discharge Enchantment [[Discharge Enchantment@12] : for better enchantment removal, providing they are hexed.
  • Drain Enchantment [[Drain Enchantment@12] : for enchantment removal, energy management and a self-heal.
  • Power Drain [[Power Drain@12] : for an interrupt and extra energy management.
  • Waste Not, Want Not [[Waste Not, Want Not@12] : when they are KD'ed.
  • Illusion of Pain [[Illusion of Pain@12] : spec a reasonable amount into Illusion Magic for extra dps and degen.

  • For the optional slot:
    • Dash [[Dash] : for a running Skill in AB and CM.
    • Resurrection Signet [[Resurrection Signet] : in RA.



  • Survivor's Insignias, a Rune of Superior Vigor and Runes of Vitae.
  • A "Hale and Hearty" Hale Staff of Fortitude.

The Equipment Template for this build is:


  • Maintain Lyssa's Aura and Deadly Paradox.
  • Spam Dancing Daggers to maintain Lyssa's Aura.
  • Use Augury of Death → Dancing Daggers → Entangling Asp → Signet of Toxic Shock → Dancing Daggers to spike your targets as necessary.
  • Use your optionals as necessary.


  • With Lyssa's Aura on, you will have 8 energy regeneration, which is equal to gaining 2.66 energy every second.
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