There are seven classes in Diablo 3. Here you will learn everything you need to know about Diablo 3 Necromancer. We will share information about the main features of this class, equipment (including sets) and also write the list of the best Diablo 3 Necromancer builds.
Necromancers are the ones who balance between life and death. They can make benefits for them by reviving the corpse and cursing enemies. Necromancers fight from far with the help of allies they create for themselves with the dark forces.
All who oppose me…beware.
Necromancers are also referred to as The Priests of Rathma. They live with a strong believe that Sanctuary is effected by the eternal struggle between light and darkness which will never end. Even though they try to bring balance to the world.
As a Commander of Dead Necromancer can summon troops of skeletons warriors and mages, golems and other awakened corpses to attack his enemies. By command, they will attack at once with a significant strike. Want not, waste not is the way Necromancer calling on Essence (energy harvested from living and dead beings), summoning the fading life force of corpses.
Also, Necromancer can take control of other creatures and use crowd control skills. In addition, combining it with curses. Moreover, there is a way to overcome your enemies with massive corpse destruction. Once you kill some mobs you can instantly use their bodies and explode them to clean your way through the numerous packs of monsters.
Necromancers prefer to use Scythes. A unique type of one-handed weapon that only necromancers can use. In the other hand Necromancers hold Phylactery – off-hand that manipulate the flow of Essence.
But you can also choose to use a two-handed Scythe if essence flow is not your main target.
If you like gothic style Necromancer’s outfit will touch your heart. You can see the examples of armor progression for Necromancer above.
You can see the names of Necromancer sets below. Click on the name to expand it and see all the items of the set.
Bones of Rathma
Rathma’s Skull Helm Rathma’s Skeletal Legplates Rathma’s Spikes Rathma’s Ribcage Plate Rathma’s Macabre Vambraces Rathma’s Ossified Sabatons (2) Set: Your minions have a chance to reduce the cooldown of Army of the Dead by 1 second each time they deal damage. (4) Set: You gain 1% damage reduction for 15 seconds each time one of your minions deal damage. Max 50 stacks. (6) Set: Each active Skeletal Mage increases the damage of your minions and Army of the Dead by 1000% up to a max of 4000%.
Grace of Inarius
Inarius’s Understanding Inarius’s Perseverance Inarius’s Reticence Inarius’s Conviction Inarius’s Martyrdom Inarius’s Will (2) Set: Bone Armor damage is increased by 1000%. (4) Set: Bone Armor grants an additional 3% damage reduction per enemy hit. (6) Set: Bone Armor also activates a swirling tornado of bone, damaging nearby enemies for 1000% weapon damage and increasing the damage they take from the Necromancer by 10,000%.
Jesseth Skullscythe Jesseth Skullshield (2) Set: When the target of your Command Skeletons dies, your skeletons are automatically commanded to attack a nearby target. While your skeletons are commanded to attack a target, you deal 400% increased damage.
Masquerade of the Burning Carnival
Luxurious Bauta Lavishing Gloves Sophisticated Vest Extravagant Shoes Elegant Pants Glamorous Gigot (2) Set: Simulacrums no longer take damage, gains all runes, and its cooldown is refreshed when you die. (4) Set: While you have a Simulacrum, damage is reduced by 50%. Damage you take is split with your Simulacrums as well. (6) Set: Your Bone Spear deals 10,000% increased damage. Simulacrums gain triple this bonus.
Pestilence Master’s Shroud
Pestilence Mask Pestilence Defense Pestilence Battle Boots Pestilence Gloves Pestilence Robe Pestilence Incantations (2) Set: Each corpse you consume fires a Corpse Lance at a nearby enemy. (4) Set: Each enemy you hit with Bone Spear, Corpse Lance and Corpse Explosion reduces your damage taken by 2%, up to a maximum of 50%. Lasts 15 seconds. (6) Set: Each corpse you consume grants you an Empowered Bone Spear charge that increases the damage of your next Bone Spear by 3300%. In addition, Corpse Lance and Corpse Explosion damage is increased by 3300%.
Trag’Oul’s Guise Trag’Oul’s Claws Trag’Oul’s Hide Trag’Oul’s Scales Trag’Oul’s Stalwart Greaves Trag’Oul’s Heart (2) Set: Blood Rush gains the effect of every rune. (4) Set: While at full Life, your healing from skills is added to your maximum Life for 45 seconds, up to 100% more. (6) Set: Your Life-spending abilities deal 3800% increased damage and your healing from skills is increased by 100%.
Diablo 3 Necromancer Builds
In the post below you can see all the best Diablo 3 builds. We used a navigation system and you will scroll to all Necromancer builds automatically.
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