all about skills, stats and equipment for the Diablo 2 Dragon Talon Kickin build for your Assassin
Dragon Talon Kicksin or Kicker is one of the most common Assassin builds from the ‘Martial Arts’ category. It can rapidly kill a single enemy or a large group of monsters using some tactics.
However, due to the slow rate of skill’s charges, the build is not the best for PvP. You can improve it though if you invest a lot in sustainability.
Your primary skills you have to max out are:
Your secondary skills need some points, but you shouldn’t max them out:
Invest in Strength and Dexterity as many points as your best gear requires.
Place the majority of your points in your Vitality.
It’s not recommended to spend any points on your Energy.
Helm: Kira’s Guardian, Guillaume’s Face, Tal Rasha’s Horadric Crest
Weapon: Bartuc’s Cut-Throat, Last Wish Runeword, Stormlash, Fleshripper, Call to Arms and a Spirit shield, Beast
Shield: Spirit: +2 to all skills, Sanctuary, Stormshield, Gerke’s Sanctuary
Armor: Enigma, Chains Of Honor, Fortitude, Duriel’s Shell
Boots: Shadow Dancer, Gore Riders
Gloves: Dracul’s Grasp, Soul Drainer
Rings: Stone of Jordan, Manald Heal, Bul-Kathos’ Wedding Band, Raven Frost
Amulet: Mara’s Kaleidoscope, Highlord’s Wrath
The below items bonuses are excluded from “kick” attacks:
As with the Elementalist build, your ideal friend is an Act 2 mercenary from Nightmare difficulty. An offensive hireling with Might aura can help you deal significantly more damage.
If you desire even more sustainability, a good option is the defensive version of it with the Holy Freeze Aura. You can consider the Act 3 mercenaries with Cold Spells too.