• Stamina Sorcerer 2H Build

Stamina Sorcerer 2H Build PvE for Elder Scrolls Online

“Deathstroke”

Murkmire DLC, Summerset Chapter

Table of Contents

Introduction

Welcome to the Stamina Sorcerer 2H Build PvE “Deathstroke” for Elder Scrolls Online. Make sure to bookmark the link as I will keep updating the build for each new Update of ESO. The Stamina Sorcerer DPS 2H Build “Deathstroke” is optimized for Dungeons & Trials.

Stamina Sorcerers have insane passives which synergies very well with 2H setups. Sorcerers get 5% extra physical damage and they also have access to Implosion, which is basically an auto execute. On top of that they also have access to cheaper ultimates due to the passive Power Stone. You also have access to a powerful shield for trashfights, everytime you use the skill Brawler you get a 2500 shield and this increases for each enemy hit.

  • Two Hander & Bow setup
  • High single target (ST) damage
  • High area of effect (AoE) damage
  • Crazy splash damage
  • Master & Asylum 2H
  • Shield on trashfights
  • Dungeon & Trial Build

Changes from the previous version

  • Updated Champion Points to 810.
  • Changed enchantments and jewelry trait

Resource Management

Artaeum Takeaway Brooth is the new buff food that we use, to gain a lot of recovery to be able to do a light attack rotation. You also want to make sure that Spears or Orbs are used by your healers to activate the synergy for resources. I recommend being a Redguard because you will get the best sustain. You have more options, you can also use Stormfist as main Monster Set to gain another Stamina Recovery bonus or Vicious Serpent set. And you can be a Vampire stage 2 for the 10% extra Stamina Recovery.

  • Artaeum Takeaway Brooth
  • Orbs or Spears from Healers
  • Heavy Attacks resource return (optional)
  • Vicious Serpent Set (optional)
  • Redguard (if available)

Dungeons & Trial Setup

Gear

You will find 3 different setups here. Setup 1 is the preferred setup. For people that do not have all the gear yet can use the Setup 2 which is easier to obtain and beginners can use Setup 3.

  • Setup 1 is with Trial Gear
  • Setup 2 is without Trial Gear
  • Setup 3 is for Beginners

There are a lot of good Stamina Sets available, you can find more viable stamina dps sets in this Stamina DPS Sets Article. I also elaborate on specific sets that are often used in this article to give you a bit more insight as to why they are used.

Gear Setup 1

  • Master 2H vs Asylum 2H: Master 2H is a beast on trash, the damage the inital hit does on several mobs is insane. Asylum is really good during execute phase. I recommend using both in different situations.
  • Vicious Serpent: You can also use Vicious Serpent if you want, instead of Berserking Warrior
GearSetWeightTraitEnchantment
ChestPerfect Arms of RelequenMediumDivineStamina
BeltPerfect Arms of RelequenMediumDivineStamina
ShoesPerfect Arms of RelequenMediumDivineStamina
PantsPerfect Arms of RelequenMediumDivineStamina
HandsPerfect Arms of RelequenMediumDivineStamina
HeadStormfistHeavyDivineHealth
ShoulderStormfistMediumDivineStamina
NecklaceBerserking WarriorJewelryInfusedWeapon Damage
RingBerserking WarriorJewelryBloodthirstyWeapon Damage
RingBerserking WarriorJewelryBloodthirstyWeapon Damage
Weapon 1Berserking WarriorTwo Hander SwordInfusedAbsorb Stamina Enchant
Weapon 2The Maelstrom's BowBowInfusedWeapon Damage Enchant

Gear Setup 2

GearSetWeightTraitEnchantment
ChestStrength of the AutomatonMediumDivineStamina
BeltStrength of the AutomatonMediumDivineStamina
ShoesHunding's RageMediumDivineStamina
PantsHunding's RageMediumDivineStamina
HandsHunding's RageMediumDivineStamina
HeadStormfistHeavyDivineHealth
ShoulderStormfistMediumDivineStamina
NecklaceStrength of the AutomatonJewelryInfusedWeapon Damage
RingStrength of the AutomatonJewelryInfusedWeapon Damage
RingStrength of the AutomatonJewelryBloodthirstyWeapon Damage
Weapon 1Hunding's RageTwo Hander SwordInfusedAbsorb Stamina Enchant
Weapon 2The Maelstrom's BowBowInfusedWeapon Damage Enchant

Gear Setup 3 Beginner


This setup is for new players. You want to craft 5x Hundings Rage with the weapon that you can later on use again, 4x Night Mother’s because it has nice stats and then Agility set for more max stamina and weapon damage, all of those are either craftable or cheap to find in the guildstores.
GearSetWeightTraitEnchantment
ChestNight Mother's GazeHeavyDivineStamina
BeltNight Mother's GazeMediumDivineStamina
ShoesNight Mother's GazeMediumDivineStamina
PantsNight Mother's GazeMediumDivineStamina
HandsHunding's RageMediumDivineStamina
HeadHunding's RageMediumDivineHealth
ShoulderHunding's RageMediumDivineStamina
NecklaceAgilityJewelryRobustStamina Cost Reduction
RingAgilityJewelryRobustWeapon Damage
RingAgilityJewelryRobustWeapon Damage
Weapon 1Hunding's RageTwo HanderInfusedAbsorb Stamina Enchant
Weapon 2Hunding's RageBowInfusedWeapon Damage Enchant

Where can I get the gear?

Berserking Warrior: Hel Ra Citadel
Perfect Arms of Relequen: Cloudrest
Stormfist: Tempest Island
Vicious Serpent: Aetherian Archive, Sanctum Ophidia, Hel Ra Citadel
Hunding's Rage: Craftable
Agility: Guildstore
Night Mother's Gaze: Craftable
Strength of the Automaton: Darkshade Cavern 1 & 2
Asylum Greatsword: vet Asylum Sanctorium
Maelstrom Bow: Maelstrom Arena
Master's Greatsword: Dragonstar Arena

Skills

  • Why 2x Rearming Trap? It gives 3% extra Weapon Damage. We only use the front Rearming Trap during Single Target fights. In AoE fights you can swap out the Trap on the front bar with Brawler and then still use the one on the back bar.
Two Hander MainbarBow-second bar
Slot 1: Reverse SliceSlot 1: Endless Hail
Slot 2: Rearming TrapSlot 2: Razor Caltrops
Slot 3: Crushing WeaponSlot 3: Poison Injection
Slot 4: HurricaneSlot 4: Rearming Trap
Slot 5: Bound Armaments/ VigorSlot 5: Bound Armaments/ Crit Surge
Ultimate: Flawless DawnbreakerUltimate: Greater Storm Atronach/ Ballista

Championpoints

Championpoints [810 CP]

The Ritual
56 Mighty, 44 Thaumaturge, 56 Precise Strikes, 27 Piercing
The Attronarch
66 Master-at-Arms, 21 Physical Weapon Expert
The Apprentice
The Shadow
52 Shadow Ward, 52 Tumbling
The Lover
49 Tenacity, 100 Mooncalf
The Tower
17 Warlord
The Lord
The Lady
49 Hardy, 49 Elemental Defender, 48 Thick Skinned
The Steed
81 Ironclad, 43 Spellshield

Championpoints [600 CP]

The Ritual
44 Thaumaturge, 49 Mighty, 48 Precise Strikes, 28 Piercing
The Attronarch
28 Master at Arms, 3 Physical Weapon Expert
The Apprentice
The Shadow
20 Shadow Ward,  31 Tumbling
The Lover
49 Tenacity, 100 Mooncalf
The Tower
The Lord
The Lady
49 Hardy, 49 Elemental Defender, 23 Thick Skinned
The Steed
61 Ironclad, 18 Spell Shield

Championpoints [300 CP]

The Ritual
31 Thaumaturge, 27 Mighty, 28 Precise Strikes
The Attronarch
13 Master at Arms, 1 Physical Weapon Expert
The Apprentice
The Shadow
The Lover
49 Mooncalf, 49 Tenacity
The Tower
2 Warlord
The Lord
The Lady
23 Hardy, 23 Elemental Defender, 23 Thick Skinned
The Steed
31 Ironclad

Important Info for Stamina Sorcerer Build PvE 2H

Buff-food

Artaeum takeaway Brooth (Max Health, Max Stamina, Stamina Recovery (or Dubious Camoran Throne Drink)

Artaeum Takeaway Broth

New Player Beginner Guide ESO

Mundus Stone

To reach the maximum penetration level in a raid or dungeon, you want to use the Lover Mundus Stone.

The Lover (Increased Physical Penetration)

Race

Redguard (Recommended)
Orc
Khajiit
Imperial

Potions

Weapon Crit Potions 
(Weap dmg, Weap Crit, Stamina)
(Blessed Thistle, Dragonthorn, Wormwood)

Weapon Power Potions

Passives

Attributes

All into Stamina

Rotation

We only have Hurricane that does not really fit into the rotation perfectly. Reapply Hurricane whenever it runs out, it is important to let it run out, because the longer it lasts the more damage it does.

> Endless Hail > Light Attack > Razor Caltrops > Light Attack > Poison Injection > Weapon Swap
> Light Attack > Rearming Trap > Light Attack > 6x Crushing Weapon (with Light Attack) > Weapon Swap
> Restart

  • If you have to reapply Hurricane, use 5x instead of 6x Crushing Weapon.
  • Execute: Once you reach 25-30% Boss HP make sure to use Reverse Slice instead of Crushing Weapon.

Update Log

24.10.2018 Updated Build for MURKMIRE, Summerset Chapter Stamina Sorcerer 2H Build PvE