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So, i was looking at my rather random build and looking at the traitlines. I came to Soul Reaping and it hit me, This trait line is SO important, to the point it actually HURTS the class. Its pretty much required. No matter if you're Condi or Power. If you're Base, Reaper or Scourge. This traitline is just too important in too many ways for it too be dropped and i think it needs to be fixed (in a good way! NO mad nerfs to ruin it) but to bring up others to be just as good.
Theres 2 main reasons why this line is too important. Vital Persistence and Strength of Undeath. Both are HUGELY needed because without them. Well you will struggle. Gluttony is also a very nice trait as well.
So, If you were to make other traitlines just as good/make us less reliant on Soul Reaping. What would you do?
Move Vital Persistence to Blood Magic and Merge it with Life From Death. Maybe remove/Reduce the Vitality buff.
Merge Deaths Embrace and Siphoned Power. Move Strength of Undeath to Spite
What would i put in Soul Reaping as replacements? Not quite sure, it would obviously be Shroud/Spectral releated. Maybe something that gives you benefit on using Spectral skills in place of Strength of Undeath. Maybe depending on the Spectral skill used, you gain a different effect