Etc, I hate being limited from content. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the blackdesertonline community, The subreddit for the PC MMORPG Black Desert Online, developed by Pearl Abyss. For solo and pvp is the best archer. Critical PvP 5,055 views. This is my guide for the Archer class in Black Desert Online. Build Overview. Its role is to shoot as many CCs and as much damage as possible at the enemy group. Maybe think about what you really like to do in bdo. Ashantara.8731 Member September 27, 2019. Both ranger and archer are bad in their own ways, play both. The Sweet Spot for Archers: Level 40+ Generally speaking, Archers really start to come into their own after level 40 or so. Where do you think they leave something to be desired? I don't care about that Ranger is average in everything. Maybe I don't play well and others have an archer that tears everyone apart. Ranger (noun) One who ranges; a rover. 1. Archer was released 12th December 2018 in Black Desert Online on the NA server. They have moderate HP and SP, and high DEX. When they were releasing awakening weapons, Ranger got a sword to use with her dagger, which is dual wielding (my second favourite pick in every RPG games) and I screamed like a girl from joy when I found out about this.. I personally used archer as my class in each MMO. In most scenarios, be it PvE or PvP, most rangers exclusively focus on maximizing their attack. - Use after dodging an attack, best if they are using a skill with long animation! Fending Arrow - Fires an enchanted Arrow at your Target, dealing high amounts of Ranged Damage and pushing the Target 15 meters back (counts as Push effect). Wizard. I only speak for myself. Is this build good for pvp or pve? One person is going to say witch is the greatest class on the game another is going to say it's the worst because it's boring. Its role is to isolate and assassinate individuals in the enemy group. Archer can definitely perform well in 1v1 but his main issue is he only has 1 I frame, an unreliable and 9sec cdm most people have yet to learn what skill is protected but most classes can just attempt to 4head at an archer and grab them, that's if the archer doesn't get to effectively kite. Archer relies on frontal guard, superarmor, and continuous movement, making it very hard to catch. If interested hmu Calamonian#9698 on discord, Every class is 1v1 viable when the person behind it is "good", like a good witch can be very scary if you don't have a grab (or even if you have sometimes). Ranger has very little in the way of self healing, and can blow through a mana bar, but she has a little bit more durability in a 1v1 scenario. In addition, HP is the only meaningful “defense” against enemy player and boss’ DoT attacks. Greatsword. 1v1 I would say arguably ranger has the best burst in the game and a grab. Ranger has no protection and relies on continuous repositioning, making it very hard to find. To learn more about the new mod, check out our mod 18 Infernal Descent guide.. For the latest Neverwinter news and events, go to the MMOCULT Neverwinter Hub.. Sup guys !!! Ranger is clunky , mana thirsty, feels outdated compared to archer and sucks ass in general (pretty avarage pve and pvp). Pure HP is better for PvP purposes and for later dungeons. Ranger vs. Archer. If a class gets close to it, they still have to deal with a defensive melee kit and a defensive grab. So, if you like to do lots of damage and being able to block/escape, go for archer. Best summary of both classes I've seen by far. You may change you mind. I've found archer to be good at poking and kiting from afar. Archer. He has nice damage, good range and combinations, but my personal opinion is that he lacks mobility. This is meant for grinding and PVE. Ranger (noun) That which separates or arranges; a sieve. Hashashin. This is when they are able to still do damage even to mobs that are in melee range. A ranger either moves really slowly or drinks potions on cool down. As to the Archer, it was nice for me that there will be full ranged class with some sort of crossbow and a greatbow. Extended combos like the Rain of Arrows combo gives you a lot of killing potential (ability to kill someone even through healing/shielding support). just say the character you think is best at pvp. Archer is another best class in A3 still alive game. Archers are consitered by many to be the best class for soloing. Longbow Healing Utility Elite. The Archer provides a balanced experience to both work well in PvE and PvP. If you need to test them each go on the 'Global Lab Server' and try each out, if u need someone to show you what to do a bit more i can hop on there for a bit. Regardless the movility of an archer, I feel way better fluid with my ranger, maybe because it has been my main class since I started, but the archer I feel it a little clunky, as I said, it has good movement but the transicion between skills, it doesn't feel that right. Ranger is melee at lvl 56 so if you wanted to play a strictly ranged bow and arrow class its only Archer. If you like a bit more complex PvP, specially 1 vs 1, go for ranger. Hey guys I was wondering what would be a good musketeer build for single burst dps, basically a build that would allow a musketeer to play behind his allies and rip the head off of someone everytime the skill Sniper is available. As the game progresses, generaly after level 60, the archer damage output begins to lower, and by 90 its one of the lowest in the game. You can spam out some really insane damage for free essentially, and still have your awakening for melee and debuffs. The only person that can say of you will enjoy a class or not is you. For me, Ranger without doubt. All these ppl saying archer is bad 1v1 haven't fought a good archer 1v1. Their movement is for completely different purposes - and for both, you need to learn to utilise it fully before making a decision. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. My biggest problems with both classes is that the Archer is really bad 1v1 and I have heard the Ranger just chugs potions. They're extremely difficult, not for the faint hearted. if you don't like re rolling, simply pick a class and stick to it because the meta will keep changing ♡ enjoy! To play Ranger well you have to know how to position extraordinarily well, and you must study the engage patterns of other classes so you can counter their engage, and you must study the protection patterns of other classes so you can assassinate them during unprotected moments. Juvenile Smokescale - a useful … all are good DPS. Archer feels fluid, doesnt need mana potions, and is good pve and pvp especially in largescale pvp. A ranger either moves really slowly or drinks potions on cool down. He is particularly good in Aakman because he … Archer just seems to flow between his skills better, and it made me really feel like Ranger needs a touch up in terms of how her skills go from one to the other, considering playing her has given me carpal tunnel in both hands. Ranger is kind of in a weird spot for large cause you can I my really use your bow as melle you just don't have the dr and sa to not explode. If it is 1 vs 1 then ranger. When I started to play this game Ranger was only character with a bow so I picked that class without looking on other classes. By nature, it is a ranged assassin, closer to a ranged ninja. If it is large scale it is archer. Would be fun to chill in certain spots of the root garden with the fog ring on trying to snipe some fools. You will achieve higher survival ability. Archer’s have insane bursts. 4 years ago. A PvP Power Ranger build meant to win smaller skirmishes. Gazelle brings decent damage and CC to the table. Welcome to our Ranger PvP Guide, updated for mod 17: Undermountain / Uprising and mod 18 Infernal Descent. All in all, play both and for your own opinion. Some animations can be kinda long but I really don't think it is that bad. I have played some of both and like certain things about each. And I'm happy. Depending on how you wanna play, if you want to 1 shot someone (considering you have the AP and Acc to do so) and basically be a glass cannon then Ranger is the way to go. It has a huge range, a high amount of DPS, and can clear out high-level areas with ease. If you looking for a class that can do attack from long range and does massive damage on your enemy, then archer is one best choice for you. Both are good pve but ranger does have mana issues. However, it is imperative that all rangers acquire armor that boosts both their movement speed on the ground and flig… Make sure to check me out live on twitch! Archer Highlights: Massive Long Range Arsenal ; Wonderful mobility: easily leap out of danger (PVE) Buff to heal HP and MP of party and self; Requires careful eye on Stamina; PVP: large scale better than 1v1 PVP… Damage -- Archers have strong pvp damage. If you like fast, mobile half-ranged and half-melee character which is pretty decent you can choose Ranger. Archer is toptier in PvE with fast clear speed since he can easily blow up entire packs with a single ability at high range. Archer is better in large/small scale. ranger has a steeper learning curve and if you're a new player you will probably have a better first experience if you pick archer. Archers are faster moving backwards, Rangers are faster moving forwards. As well, based on the description of the Ranger as "skilled", we changed the skill points to 6 + INT / level instead of the default 4. Slot Changes . Rusty Sorc | BDO: Ranger PVP - Duration: 12:46. Mobs at later dungeons can hit for tons of damage, however with the combination of HP stats plus your defense gears. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Even with the lowest damage, they are one of the easiest classes to level. level 2. Archer has a poke and run playstyle where if someone trys to get in your face, rather than trying to retaliate i'd try to just build distance and continue to kite them to hell. But generally ranger is better unless u are Hella pirched up and just hold rmb on archer which is ughh... Boring. I think archers skills do flow pretty nicely, making him feel a little more fluid. @ancafr.9274 said: Would like to know for PVE content all classes which build is better power or condi? It's an expensive character (like any other archer) so you should try find a constant party so you can farm eficiently adena, gear and ofc exp. PvP Archer/Ranger build Odealo's Pocket Guide. Archer can grind not stop with no potions. I think this is what you're looking for:https://www.reddit.com/r/blackdesertonline/comments/apilvi/virgin_ranger_vs_chad_archer/. Not weak, I don't want to watch kids get beaten up. I like playing that class even if I'm not doing everything right. Team PVP Skill Build Archer's Auto Attacks - Use your range to your advantage especially those areas where you can snipe enemies through walls or obstacles. Though I understand the sentiment, I don't quite agree with your analysis on the Archer movement. At 265+ after you knock someone down, which is relatively easy, all you have to do is use Full Bloom (5 arrow cone) to basically kill most people. This is done by armsfusing their bow and enchanting it to a high level as soon as possible. Pros and cons of all the class All in all, pick a class that you like Here are all the class discord Musa/Maehwa Ninja/Kuno Ranger Sorceress Tamer Valkyrie Warrior Witch/Wizard Berserker Dark Knight & New Dark Knight Striker/Mystic Lahn Archer (Male Ranger) Here is video of these class in action made by anders: Class Pros […] I have played some of both and like them. Archer is also fine at 1v1 just look up avenger on youtube, he is one of the only archer guys that has pvp videos up so far but they're pretty good, New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the blackdesertonline community, The subreddit for the PC MMORPG Black Desert Online, developed by Pearl Abyss. Raids have both power and condi favoured fights. Ranger (noun) A dog that beats the ground in … I was just curious what your (the community's) thoughts are on them? Tbh I havnt played archer at all yet, but I think ranger is better at high AP. Ranger is clunky , mana thirsty, feels outdated compared to archer and sucks ass in general (pretty avarage pve and pvp). If I was to play an archer my first option would be Phantom Ranger so you're in the good path. On this video you see the core power ranger with awesome dmg output and pretty decent tricky gameplay. To play Archer well you have to know how to manage your own protections and you must study the engage patterns of other classes so you can prevent their engage. Check out our other Albion Online builds. For solo pve and fractals i would recommend power dps while condi firebrand also works quite well in solo content thanks to its bursty nature and resets on tomes. Every class chug pots in 1v1. Archer grinds faster than Ranger in most cases but Ranger can melt players just as fast as an Archer. Build notes: May 6, 2019-Build created . Excellent armor is beneficial but not absolutely necessary to excel with this class. Ranger has very little in the way of self healing, and can blow through a mana bar, but she has a little bit more durability in a 1v1 scenario. ranger is better 1v1 archer is better everything else. 1v1 best way to look at Archer is similar to dk, the higher your ap is the more threatening your poke is. Archers are very very top tier in pvp. Archer has more drawn out fights and typically sits in the backline. While rangers do require a few manastones to hit the soft cap for critical rate, the rest of the slots are devoted to raising attack. Black Desert Mobile | r/BlackDesertMobile, Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Hearthstone Expansion Speedrun #3 - Mage | Solem - Duration: 29:54. Both are good in there own rights, just depends what you want out of it. Even if a class gets close to it, they still have to get even closer to exploit gaps in superarmor or circumvent frontal guard. As for rerolling, you should really level every character you can up to 56 to get your combat fame up and to get a feel for all the classes before you decide. Yes, we’ve certainly seen plenty of people with long sticks shooting smaller, pointy sticks into bad guys over the years. Archer 60-100 + Ranger 30-100 - while wearing T2 leather armor (torso is enough), put a Pavise on your back and get fisted - the hits if done correctly will go through the shield, giving you exp for both the shield hit (Ranger) and armor hit (Archer), effectively leveling both skills at once. I’m not an expert of PvP, so I suggest you join the Ranger discord or the PvP discord to be able to ask questions to more experienced players than me, and to be able to access the guides to gear and strategy for PvP, which you should be aware of to have some fun. Can be used by F2P players as well. Forums > Archive > General Archive > best pvp character; ranger, tank or mage? In high end PVE spots, such as Mirumok, Gyfin and Hystria, Archer can clear well and doesn’t have any issues. Black Desert for Consoles | r/PlayBlackDesert Ranger is fantastic at advancing forward - whereas an Archer shines more in disengagement and creating controlled spaces through his movement combos. In this guide. After playing both considerably (Ranger to 60 and Archer to 59) I can say that, while Ranger is more mobile, Archer's mobility feels more purposeful, and kiting with him is much more effective. List of PvE, PvP and WvW Ranger builds ranging from good to meta. This BDO Archer Guide is a basic introduction to Black Desert Online’s long range sniper class. To some degree, the Archer can assassinate, and to some degree, the Ranger can spam, but they're better off executing their original role. This is my point that the archer does not have special skills in PVP giving significant advantages This is an ordinary archer who has only an arrow, and several very predictable skills. Spam your AAs to support your teammates, but watch out for incoming attacks and quickly use block or dodge. The purpose of our class guides is not just to show you a build that you can copy and use on your … Call ’em Archers, call ’em Rangers, call ’em Katnisses — whatever the designation, they’re the ones who stand there with a bow looking all poster-worthy until the heavy cavalry rides them down and slaughters them on the spot. The player doesn't make the class kit better. Their massive range and damage puts constant pressure across the entire fight. Black Desert for Consoles | r/PlayBlackDesert My Ornstein is pretty much complete, I either want to make an npc character or something interesting like an archer. It doesn't have as many mana issues as ranger but the burst damage is obviously alot less since a majority of the time you're kiting around your fights. PvP Musketeer build? dont preach or boast. I'm not to familiar with how archer does in large scale, I just know that ranger used to be a budget wizard and would just rain down arrows. Isn't ranger one of the better grinders at high end? Black Desert Mobile | r/BlackDesertMobile, Press J to jump to the feed. What class would you guys recommend overall? I was sure that when he will be released I might even let go of my Ranger, yet when I was grinding even past 56 on archer (reached almost 59) I had a feeling that something is wrong. However, I would certainly say Ranger is properly more mobile - at least in terms of speed. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts, https://www.reddit.com/r/blackdesertonline/comments/apilvi/virgin_ranger_vs_chad_archer/. :). For me, archer-like characters in games are always fast and agile, shooting enemies from range and I didn't felt this in Archer so I abandoned that class. I swap between both mine in large scale depending how I feel and how I feel my guild is gonna do to protect me if possible. But at softcap I think archer is a little better. Ranger (noun) A keeper, guardian, or soldier who ranges over a region (generally of wilderness) to protect the area or enforce the law. So archer is very powerful. Personally prefer archer at semi tanky areas since his dmg is high enough to sweep them easier then on my ranger. Not my original post but still accurate for both classes in terms of pvp -. I would recommend Archer as the class is just overall stronger at higher ap, and personally I don't really like judging class balance on low ap. I knew from reddit that this class was very mana consuming, stamina hungry and hard to learn yet I still played that class, figured out how to efficiently grind, how to PvP, what gear suits me better and so on. Archer almost has no need for healing potions, but if anyone gets in his face he's dead instantly. Ranger is more mobile overall but Archer is more mobile while actually kiting people/doing damage. 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