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This build has been designed for the following use:

An Axe Warrior taking advantage of Backbreaker for a powerful 4 Second KD with a general Axe bar to deal big damage and pressure.

Attributes and Skills

<pvxbig> [build prof=war/ele axe=12+1+1 str=12+1 hammer=3][dismember][body blow][Disrupting Chop][Backbreaker][optional][frenzy][rush][resurrection signet][/build] </pvxbig> <pvxbig>

  • [[Shock@0] for interupting and more knock downs
  • [[Bull's Strike@13] for a powerful KD on moving foes.
  • A Conjure of choice (spec 10 into the Elemental Attribute, 8 into Strength and 2 into Hammer), make sure to use a Axe with the required damage type.
  • [[Rending touch] for enchantment removal.



  • Zealous/Vampiric/Ebon Axe of Fortitude (15^50).
  • Vampiric Hammer of Fortitude (15^50).
  • Furious Spear of Fortitude.
  • Various Defensive Shields (Anti-Blind, Anti-Cripple, + AL vs X damage)
  • Full Sentinel's, a Stonefist's if using another KD in the optional Slot. Survivor's if using a Conjure.


  • Use skills 1-3 as you would on any Axe Warrior.
  • Use Backbreaker as much as possible to provide powerful KD's and Disruption.
  • Use Frenzy for an IAS, cancel with Rush.
  • Use Rush for a speed boost.


  • General melee counters


  • Disrupting Chop can be replaced by Agonizing Chop for less disruption and more damage.
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