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This build has been designed for the following use:

This Monk utility build buffs melee with Strength of Honor while providing ample condition and hex removal for your team as well as some secondary healing.

Attributes and Skills

<pvxbig> [build prof=Mo/any SmitingPrayers=12+1+1 DivineFavor=12+1][Optional][Reversal of Damage][Smite Hex][Smite Condition][Castigation Signet][Optional][Smiter's Boon][Strength of Honor][/build]

Optional Optional 1 should be:
  • Signet of Removal [[Signet of Removal].
  • Empathic Removal [[Empathic Removal].
  • Defender&#039;s Zeal [[Defender's Zeal@14].
  • Ray of Judgment [[Ray of Judgment@14].
Optional Optional 2 should be (see Variants):
  • Rebirth [[Rebirth@3] - Ressurrect fallen party members.
  • Divine Healing [[Divine Healing@13] / Heaven&#039;s Delight [[Heaven's Delight@13] - Efficient and cost-effective party heal.
  • Judge&#039;s Insight [[Judge's Insight@14] - Buff melee, especially useful versus undead.
  • Strength of Honor [[Strength of Honor@14] - Disable and micro on melee players, energy hurts though.
  • Castigation Signet [[Castigation Signet@14] - Good damage and energy gain.
  • Glyph of Lesser Energy [[Glyph of Lesser Energy@0] - Best option on hero for great energy.
  • Splinter Weapon [[Splinter Weapon@10] / Ancestors&#039; Rage [[Ancestors' Rage@10] / Spirit Rift [[Spirit Rift@10] - Support frontliners with additional damage.
  • Power Drain [[Power Drain@6] / Leech Signet [[Leech Signet@6] / Drain Enchantment [[Drain Enchantment@6] / Waste Not, Want Not [[Waste Not, Want Not@6] - Good hero interupt and energy gain, change Attributes.
  • &quot;Fall Back!&quot; [["Fall Back!"@9] - Heros chain this well, less time between mobs and keeps minions up.
  • Divine Boon [[Divine Boon@13] - Pump big heals - take Defender's Zeal for e-manage.



  • Armor:
    • Survivor Insignia, a Rune of Vigor and Runes of Vitae.
  • Weapons:
    • A Hale Smiting Prayers Staff of Fortitude.


  • Put this hero on Hero command Guard guard mode.
  • Maintain Strength of Honor on your melee during battle. If used by a Hero, disable Strength of Honor, cast and maintain it manually.
  • Maintain Smiter's Boon during battle.
  • Use Castigation Signet on attacking monsters to manage your energy.
  • Use Reversal of Damage as a relatively strong heal with damage reduction, and to turn damage back to its dealer.
  • Cast Smite Hex and Smite Condition to remove Hexes and Conditions, respectively, and to deal damage to surrounding monsters.


  • Enchantment removal.
  • General Anti-Caster.


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