It is slightly worse in combat though so its really down to preference. It has been brought to my attention that Glamour currently turns enemies into friendly units and you cant damage them. Forgot to mention, Samsara does not proc off of Phasegrasp, so if you skill it you might wanna use Phaseslam. Not too sure about all the elements it can come in, but Ive seen cryo, shock, and radiation. With the recent buff to Phasegrasp (range was doubled) Im starting to go back to Ties That Bind, since if you're using it on a far away enemy, keeping line of sight for Samsara while using Fists Over Matter is more troublesome. I'm using the shocking AAA instead of the brainstormer btw. It’s a shame it doesn’t come with an alt fire mode. Ive updated the guide a little to talk about the 3 kinds of Hexes you can get. Ive found that when I look at them it works more regularly. Third of all, having shields up at the start of a fight isnt the worst thing ever. This Skill Tree is only available to owners of Borderlands 3: Designer’s Cut. One of the best badass killers in the game. Also, if youre on PS4, I can mail you a Brawler Ward. Action Skill: Ties That Bind (Mobs/Adds) & Phasecast (Bosses) Action Skill Augment: Soul Sap (IMPORTANT) Action Skill element: Shock (Max Tempest adds 20% damage) Brawler Ward: Highest Roid damage in the game by 120%, gives some weapon damage when depleted and gives max hp regen. This build made slaughterstar 3000 feel like the first mission all over again. Damn good job, dude. Co-op build - [Coop] Solo - [Solo] Raiding - [Raid] Gear Specific - [Gear] This rule is more of a guideline for user experience. Fist Over Matter with Allure, Downfall with Allure, Phaseslam with no augment, or Ties That Bind with Glamour. All posts with video links in them must have the tag [VID] in the title. Borderlands 3. Use Ties That Bind with Glamour for Action Skill. The Borderlands game franchise, including all DLC, sequels, pre-sequels, and re-pre-sequels. This also switches your melee to your action skill element before you have Illuminated Fist. Tempest increases her overall elemental damage, especially for her Shock damage. He has a spawn point right above him (on the way to the old loot tink spawn) that can help a lot. World Drop otherwise/for a better version. Flakker: This gun got nerfed recently, but its not terrible. Borderlands 3: Best Builds for Amara the Siren. If your build has additional reasons for building a particular way, add a relevant tag to indicate and make it easier to search for. Firstly, in an ideal world, yes would do it a lot. 0%. Unfortunately Im not that gifted with photoshop/dont have the time, and Im not on pc so its a few more steps. Revelation isnt bad cuz the Nova actually spawns on the target being grasped, but the damage is kinda low. Both World Drops. 5/5 - Tempest - +20 to shock dmg, +30% elemental dmg. This is guide to Amara (skill, power, weakness, weapons). Long Version: Face-Puncher: The gun scales off of your melee damage. However, I dont use it anymore cuz it leaves you too vulnerable in the endgame. Soul Sap is nice but we dont use the Mystical Assault tree. I finally hit 50 with my first Borderlands 3 character, Amara, but it was clear I had broken the game with her well before that.. The issue is that it doesnt give HP like One With Nature so a value point isnt as justified. Yall should know what that means by now. Wildfire: Unleash The Dragon's fire spreads to other enemies. Anima Elemental Ricochet is one of the many possible builds for Amara the Siren in Borderlands 3. While it is still really valuable for its synergy with Wildfire and Ties That Bind, Im currently messing with unskilling it and putting 3 points into Arms Deal (with 0 points in Root To Rise). Brawler Ward for shield. My favorites are Speedloadin Hellwalker, Crossroad, and a Firesale Long Musket (flame thrower). Conference Call/Butcher: These both serve the same purpose. You can go crazy fast and dodge bullets and explosives, hence why we dont need as much hp or regen as other builds. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. First of all, we need to talk about what we dont get. Id love to use the class mod that makes phasegrasp give rush stacks that reduce cd or apply my action skill element in an aoe, but they dont give anything in Find Your Center. Queen’s Call and King’s Call are basically the same weapon, just in different … So the lifesteal we get is pretty small. Ive been using Phaseslam a bit more cuz of annointed gear, but for mobbing, all of the phaseslams arent the best because theyre just raw damage. I really like these grenades especially since good corrosive grenades arent too common, and it felt a little weird running the Storm Front and Quasar when I had the Brainstormer. Create new build ... Phasezerker Elemental Amara (for Endgame MH3) Amara build by weeee updated 1 year ago 89%. It's fucking ridiculous. The obvious one is we miss out on Conflux. While I still use a corrosive Cutsman, this grenade is great for hitting larger groups. Samsara: This one is kinda tough because you may want to use Phaseslam if you have good annointed gear for it, but Ties That Bind with Glamour usually keeps you from getting hit. Both are World Drops. Hellzerker. Overview. Great for stripping shields, stripping armor, or fighting bosses and badasses from a decent distance. Tempest: Bonus elemental damage is great. It doesn't scratch my itch for that 1shot melee, but eh. This is a phenomenal write up, going to give this a shot. Blue Tree. Additionally, with the new event Ive found a new grenade, the Ghast Call. I believe that if you punch someone with UTD, Ties That Bind will make everyone linked to them take 35% of the burn damage like all other sources, so Wildfire is still definitely worth it. Normally melee builds in Borderlands games with a refreshing melee override want to get enemies low first or do whatever you need to keep it up. Sustainment. Crossroad: Great dps and good for fighting bosses or chipping away at enemies while health regens. If you’re interested in learning the basics and advanced tactics regarding the siren of Borderlands 3, you’ve come to the right place! @justinmalin77 I am not the biggest Amara player but I have played her enough to know that you 100% can wear the Transformer, use the Driver COM and shock as your action skill element, use your action skill and then apply a shock DOT to yourself, while also both refilling your shield due to the shock damage and also proc’ing Mindfulness with the same shock DOT that supposedly was absorbed … This is, in my opinon, either the best Amara build or the second best. I prefer Root To Rise because it improves Clarity and we aren't gonna use Samsara much. Unleash The Dragon: This is the best melee artifact by far and one of the best artifacts in the game imo. This gets its own section cuz its insane. Something to note is that to get max stacks, you usually need to apply 2 elements. Thats part of why I use Ties That Bind. Well, they finally did it, Gearbox scaled and buffed melee damage so much that for the first time in about seven or eight months, an Amara melee build is … Prioritize Fist of the Element Tree when Leveling Up The main tree for this build is the Fist of the Element. I have a video of my build here. The cooldown isnt too long, youll have it at least once per mob in solo, and possibly twice in coop in endgame content. If that is the case would I even need to spec into wildfire? Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Normally melee builds in Borderlands games with a refreshing melee override want to get enemies low first or do whatever you need to keep it up. ), got mine from Graveward. The Flakker and Butcher both got nerfed, so Im using the Hellwalker instead. The Linoge is a World Drop. In this guide, we'll outline the best beginner solo builds for Fl4k, Moze, Zane and Amara. Press J to jump to the feed. Builds . As an added bonus, all enemies explode and launch corrosive acid balls. Often comes with an annointment that increases the fire damage and status effect chance after using an action skill. Returning Characters Knife Drain and Hex in backpack. Imo this kind of melee isnt as satisfying, but if youre not making another Krieg then this is the best option for scaling. The buffs to the Linoge are starting to make it a legitimate primary weapon for elemental damage, so Im using that as a melee weapon more often. Just shoot it at your feet until you get a status effect. Butcher/Crossroad (Shotgun/SMG) - If you need higher consistent DPS against shields (e.g. Every second. Not completely essential, but its the best thing we could get to get us down to Conflux. Elementalmara. The damage reduction is really nice. Login to rate this build! Cookies help us deliver our Services. Deep Well: Great value point, lots of the guns we use need the magazine size. After doing some testing, if you hit a shielded enemy with fire element vs shock element, the damage and time to kill comes out to be roughly the same. If you have it on you, youre extra movement speed is significantly reduced and you cant slide. If you want to play lazy and still wreck everything in the room, use a Laser-sploder. I wont update the guide just yet because idk if the Glamour thing is a glitch or not. I havent stated it yet, so Ill say it here. TL;DR: In the FotE Tree, you need maxed Anima, Tempest, Wildfire, Illuminated Fist, Deep Well, and Indiscriminate, as well as 2 points in Conflux. Fracture at least leaves behind an elemental puddle but the application is a little limited. Our gear is almost entirely shotguns and smgs with a couple pistols. I do keep it in my backpack for mobility outside of combat though. One With Nature: The elemental resistance is great, especially since our shield are gonna be down for roid damage and we're using fire for our action skill element. Detailed Builds and Guides for Amara (Siren) in Borderlands 3. Pointy Psycho Stabber, Linoge, or Buttplug: All 3 of these give really good melee damage and work great when doing Proving Grounds or Circles of Slaughter. Ghasting Call: I got the cloning version and it seems extremely strong. Phaseslam with no augment: If you have annointed gear with Phaseslam, then this might be your best choice. 1/1 - Illuminated Fist - +75% melee dmg, melee dmg converted to action skill element. This allows me to swap to strip shields, then swap back to a fire weapon to finish the enemy off in much faster. Getting extra status effects for free is just too valuable, and makes bosses and mobs melt when combined with all of the things we already have. Conflux: Conflux is insane. Really liking amaras elemental build but don’t know what weapons to run. He spawns in the same place where you do the mission about hunting down the 2 guys that mightve killed that girl's parents.He is a rare spawn and won't always drop the gun, so you have to be patient. Shocking AAA (Pistol) - This is (imo) the best shield stripping weapon in the game. Elemental melee is nice. Its literally free damage and softens people up even when you arent focused on them. An important thing to consider before we start. What Im not sure about, is how the damage is calculated. If you’re looking to melee your way through enemies, look no further than Builds that use the Phaseslam Action Skill. I can swap to AAA, fire 2 quick shots, then swap back to incendary and start shooting again before their shields are even done depleting. Root To Rise: Its nice early on, but later health gate mechanic makes it kinda meh. Fist Over Matter with Allure: Its pretty cool, it drags ppl into the fists essentially. He is a rare spawn. This build essentially takes the best aspects of Lilith from Borderlands 1 and Krieg from Borderlands 2 and rolls it into one unstoppable fiery rampager that can melt anything she gets her fists on in Mayhem 3. I added information on it to the gear section. The Butcher got nerfed recently but it was pretty small so its still good. And since we have guns for different elements, its more worthwhile to change them. But if youre fighting a boss that doesnt have regular health, then switching to shock is worth it for the damage on your melee and the extra shock damage on status effects from guns. Im not getting any points in Samsara, Vigor, or Jab Cross still, but feel free to test them yourself. Ive tried FotE and it probably kills bosses that cant be meleed a little faster than this build, but the only important thing we miss out on it more points in Conflux and the capstone, so the difference isnt too huge and the mobbing ability is far far better. This way I melt through shields and armor within miliseconds. Elemental ones can work, but these are used more for burst damage and not DoT. While its still super strong, I dont use 2 of them anymore and sometimes use the Brainstormer instead. Blitz: We dont use Blitz like youd expect. Roisen's Thorn: This is mainly used to proc Mindfulness. I tried the Fist over Matter variant and lo and behold, it does proc Samsara. If you’re playing Borderlands 3 as Amara and you’re getting toward the end of the game, you’re going to want to know the best possible, most OP, ridiculous Borderlands 3 Amara build you can achieve. The place for everything Borderlands 3! Conference Call, Butcher, Roisen's Thorns or any elemental splash damage for Mindfulness, Tsunami, Brainstorm, Call weapons, Crossroad (ideally cryo or shock), Hellwalker, Flakker, and Lyuda in backpack. I hear the roid variant isnt working properly so just be aware of that. I tested both and it looks like the deep dive does less impact damage, but possibly more dot damage. This is essentially dps, sustain (because youre not getting hit), and disable all in one. Find Your Center: This is a no brainer. I think the insane damage comes from some buggy interactions regarding Amara's action skill and stacking skills, but I am not sure. Also if you change your element, you lose the Anima bonus on Unleash the Dragon. And it can proc shock or corrosive status effects with Conflux. So if you have guns for specific health types (hint: we do in this build), then this will actively hurt you. Taking advantage of Amara's Elemental Skills, this build will amp up her elemental damage and elemental chance to melt all enemies in the way. so you should try to theorycraft a little on your own and see which of the Borderlands 3 Amara Builds work the best for … It gives your melee, ground slam, and slide a 100% chance to ignite enemies. Illuminated Fists: Pretty self explanatory. So you're thinking about playing Amara but want to have a head start. Guide to Amara (Skill, Power, Weapon) ... Why you should use this build: +High melee damage. Allure makes enemies harder to hit lots of the time, so I dont really like it. With the 40% elemental damage conversion, it has its own chance to proc elemental effects. The Conference Call's bullets also ricochet off of enemies, so thats nice. Blitz: We dont use Blitz like youd expect. great guide, good read. I chose the Roisen's Thorn cuz it can burn and melt, and the Sellout can do both more reliably through mode switch and a higher status effect chance. It also procs any melee effects, so Unleash The Dragon and Knife Drain work with it. And the bonus damage makes Unleash The Dragon so much stronger. And with Ties That Bind mobs will melt. Lastly, the glitch with Fists Over Matter not proccing Samsara stacks seems to be caused by not looking at the person it is used on. The Cutsman also got nerfed. First, the Buttplug is glitched or the text is wrong. The issue is that the menu lag makes it hard to do in coop. Make sure you get a 120% melee damage one. Thats mostly against guardians and enemies with high shields tho. If you have the Tacular version, it splits into 6 grenades, and if you have the Recurring version, it splits into 2 grenades that both split into 3 more. If the level cap were higher, this would be one of the first things Id put more points into. If you don't get him to spawn for a while dont give up. Whether you’re looking for the best solo build or want to deal huge damage, these are the best builds for Borderlands 3 Borderlands 3. World Drop, dont remember where I got mine from but Ive had 3 of them before. World Drop. Also, while it does work off of your melee since they are elemental, it doesn’t work off of status effects cuz thatd be pretty broken. With an Amara build, as with the other Borderlands 3 characters, there’s a lot of scope for customisation. Elemental effect that are doing very low damage. Lyuda: You can get a free one from doing all of Zero's Targets of Opportunity. Essential for mobbing imo. But we use it for mobility and damage. Radiation is nice to have cuz ppl explode when they die and it spreads. I was very underwhelmed considering I had all the perfect rolls (even anointed gear with 100%+ melee damage) and I was still struggling to one shot trash mobs in Mayhem 3. Im also finding Personal Space to not be that necessary, so that can also be skipped. Just use it on a badass and watch everyone die. I used to use this with Samsara, but it doesnt consistently hit the primary target, so it can be unreliable. A single point in this could be nice tho. Additionally, I got a Cryo Recurring Hex, so Ive been using that as my primary grenade recently. For those of you that are having difficulty with the Face Puncher and feeling like it doesnt do enough damage, somebody did some math on it. After some experimentation, Ive figured out that Conflux does not scale off of the element that procs it. I played Krieg more than Zero and probably wouldve played Athena more than Krieg if she wasnt in TPS. Recurring/Tacular/MIRV Hex: This grenade splits seeks out targets and splits into 3 grenades, zapping them with its elemental effect. I almost always have the fire version equipped on Amara as my go-to fire weapons (Cryo version equipped on Zane). Most augments for Amara dont work with this ability and reduce the damage or increase the cd. The shocking crossfire does more damage, but the AAA is the best weapon for stripping shields off low-mid tier enemies in Mayhem 3 because of how fast it handles. More on that later. An Amara build given by LazyData on Ultimate Vault Hunters, Episode 1. News, Speculations, Memes, Artwork....... Katagawa ball) then I switch to shock element Butcher or Crossroad, depending on whether I'm using a more Shotgun or SMG focused build. As I make my way through Mayhem 10 builds for each of the Borderlands 3 vault hunters, I have now arrived on Amara, who … The only thing its good for this late is getting more Clarity regen cuz its based on missing health. Knife Drain: Its a purple that can drop from anywhere. The Linoge is currently the best option out of these. It has a limited range, but it's EXTREMELY easy to get consistent crits while running around without ADS because it's a laser. World Drop(??? The Sellout also works quite well for Mindfulness stacks. I think the issue might be that theyre having trouble coding enemies to attack each other and maybe they could only have an enemy unit attack a unit that isn't on their side, so they had to change their affilitation to have them attack. 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