If you like a small army of minions, look no further. This primer will give you all that you need to know to get started.
I will focus on necromancer summoning skills as well as traits that directly modify minions.Read more & comment >>
Now, one might also want to include mesmers and engineers as summoning classes, and I’ll address why I won’t include them in this head to head first. The engineer’s summons are static. You can carry one, but really, they are not mobile. The mesmer’s summons, on the other hand, are not durable. Clones are easy to kill, phantasms don’t last very long either, and both disappear if their target dies.
The ranger and necro are the only ones that have a viable option for having a pet (or many) follow them around to do their bidding. If having a summon (or many) is important for you, these are probable the two classes that will rank highest in your lineup.
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TotalBiscuit is at the Eurogamer Expo and got the chance to play some high level content with a sylvari necromancer.
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