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[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (1)

One of the best Starter Builds with insane mana efficiency of Skills

Updated for Patch 3.20

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Guide notes
October 27, 2021
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December 14, 2022
-Updated for Patch 3.20
Build overview
Tags: [CASTER] [ELEMENTAL] [LIFE] [STARTER]

Budget:

Defenses:

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Boss DPS:

AoE:

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Bane Occultist is a great league starter - it's cheap, doesn't require any expensive and specific items, is capable of dealing with the endgame content, and is easy to understand and play. It's a life-basedOccultist build that deals mostly Chaos DoT through Bane and Essence Drain - Bane is a highly mana-efficient Spell, it inflicts linked Curses upon the enemy, and for each, the damage is increased by 40%, the Curses itself have their effects magnified. Occultist is an easy choice since you can apply an additional Curse via your Ascendancy, and it synergizes well with Chaos Damage. You can inflict extra Curse by taking Whispers of Doom from the Passive Skill Tree, and if your budget allows for it,the maximum number of Curses can be increased further from your gear.Essence Drain is used for bosses, and combined with Profane Bloom it provides smooth gameplay.

It's a Life build with a noticeable Energy Shield and Evasion Rating, your Chaos Resistance is very high, and due to the weapon you're using - a two-handed Staff, it has a high Block Chance too. Elemental Ailments avoidance and Armour play a smallrole in your defenses too. to increase your damage look for Chaos Damage and Damage over Time, your Bane linked with Curses will deal enough damage to carry you to the red maps with a mediocre build. Link your Bane with Curses such as Despair, Punishmen, Temporal Chains, orEnfeeble. Single Target Damage is great due to Vaal Blight and Wither Debuff stacking, and the curses themselves obviously help you immensely.

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1. Gameplay

Use Essence Drain and Bane to kill weaker enemies that come in great numbers, these will die rather easily and explode on death. Use Blight and Banefor more vital opponents - Bane Spell has a very low Mana Cost so you can use it rapidly to deal even more damage. Vaal Blight is a Spell to use on bosses - it slows them down, deals a lot of DoT, and Hinders enemies. For Auras use Malevolence, Clarity, and Arctic Armour. Use Flame Dash as a mobility Skill, and your Guard Spell could be Steelskin.

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2. Build's PROS & CONS

PROS
  • great defenses, large ES Pool, high Chaos Resistance, Block Chance, and Evasion Rating
  • Excellent clear speed, thanks to Profane Bloom
  • the build is an excellent league starter
CONS
  • upgrading the build gets expensive really fast

3. Leveling tips

Before Act 3 you won't be able to use Bane, until then you should use a substitute Spell, it can be any Spell you're comfortable with, for example - Arc. Your initial Skill Tree won't consist of any specific nodes, just the plain Life, Spell Damage, and other such stats. Around Act 3 when you can choose Bane as a Quest Reward, start investinginChaos Damage and Damage over Time. Use Essences such as Essence of Envy or an Essence that'd amplify your Elemental Damage. You can also use Vendor Recipes.

Suggested leveling Gemsetups:

Frostbolt setup
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (9)Arc- Lightning Spell that chains off of the enemies you hit, great for clearing the first three acts.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (10)Arcane Surge Support - It grants you more Spell Damage, Mana Regeneration, and Cast Speed.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (11)Added Lightning Damage Support- Adds Lightning Damage to your Hits, a really efficient Support Gem.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (12)Inspiration Support- Increases Elemental Damage, Critical Strike Chance, and reduces Mana Cost of Skills.
Flame Dash
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (13)Flame Dash- One of the best Movement Skills for casters.
Arcanis Brand setup
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (14)Herald of Thunder- Increases your Lightning Damage and creates Lightning Storms.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (15)Clarity - Use Clarity for faster Mana Regeneration.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (16)Vitality - Vitality Regenerates Life each second.

Bandits:

Killing all three Bandits for two Passive Skill Points is the best option, but consider helping Alira for Mana Regen, Crit Multiplier, and Elemental Resistances

Leveling Skill Trees:

25 Points Skill Tree
Pick up Maximum Life and some Spell Damage

61 Points Skill Tree
look for more Maximum Life, allocate Whispers of Doom, more Chaos Damage, and DoT

Recommended leveling items:

[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (17)Le Heup of All- Ring to increase your Damage and Resistances.
Adds 1 to 4 Physical Damage to Attacks
+(10-30) to all Attributes
(10-30)% increased Damage
(10-30)% increased Rarity of Items found
+(10-30)% to all Elemental Resistances
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (18)Goldrim- Helmet to increase your Elemental Resistances substantially.
+(30-50) to Evasion Rating
10% increased Rarity of Items found
+(30-40)% to all Elemental Resistances
Reflects 4 Physical Damage to Melee Attackers
Level Requirement reduced by 100 (Hidden)
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (19)Tabula Rasa- For cheap six, fully-linked, and white-colored sockets.
Item has no level requirement and Energy Shield (Hidden)
Item has 6 White Sockets and is fully linked (Hidden)
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (20)Doedre's Damning- A cheap Ring that allows you to apply an additional Curse.
+(20-30) to maximum Mana
+(5-10) to Intelligence
+5% to all Elemental Resistances
+5 Mana gained on Kill
You can apply an additional Curse
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (21)Windscream- Another cheap piece of equipment to increase the maximum number of Curses.
(50-80)% increased Armour
+(10-15)% to all Elemental Resistances
50% increased Area of Effect of Hex Skills
20% increased Movement Speed
You can apply an additional Curse


4. Final Skill Tree, Ascendancy Points, and Pantheon

Final Skill Tree:

111 Points Final Skill Tree(doesn't include Cluster Jewels)
119 Points Path of Building (PoB) link

Ascendancy points:

Preferably in that order:

  1. Void Beacon
  2. Withering Presence
  3. Profane Bloom
  4. Unholy Authority

Pantheon:

Major God: Soul of the Brine King:You cannot be Stunned if you've been Stunned or Blocked a Stunning Hit in the past 2 seconds

Minor God: Soul of Abberath: 60% less Duration of Ignite on You

5. Final Gems links

[DPS] Bane setup
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (22)Bane - Bane is a low-Cost Spell that applies all the linked Curses on opponents dealing increased Damage over Time for each Curse.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (23)Despair- A Curse that reduces Chaos Resistance.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (24)Punishment- Cursed Enemies take much more Damage when low on Life, and Debilitates them as they Hit.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (25)Temporal Chains- Lowers the Action Speed of opponents and increases the Curse Duration.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (26)Controlled Destruction Support- Increases Spell Damage at the cost of Crit Chance, DoT can't Crit anyway.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (27)Efficacy Support- DoT deals more damage and lasts longer.
[MOBILITY] Flame Dash setup
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (28)Flame Dash- Flame Dash is one of the best Mobility Skills, it allows you to quickly relocate.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (29)Arcane Surge Support - Keep it at a level no higher than 6 so that you will gain Arcane Surge with a single use of Flame Dash.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (30)Steelskin- A Guard Spell that reduces the damage you take for a short while.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (31)Second Wind Support - Stores an additional Charge for Flame Dash.
[UTILITY] Vaal Blight setup
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (32)Vaal Blight - Used to Hinder bosses, reduce their Movement Speed, and deal Chaos DoT to them.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (33)Withering Step - Used mainly to apply Wither debuff on use.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (34)Increased Area of Effect Support -Increases Area of Effect for Blight.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (35)Void Manipulation Support -Linked Spells deal more Chaos Damage, but no Elemental Damage.
[UTILITY] Essence Drain setup
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (36)Essence Drain - A Projectile that deals Chaos Damage over Time and regenerates your Life based on the Damage you dealt.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (37)Empower Support- Increases the Level of Essence Drain to deal even more damage.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (38)Controlled Destruction Support
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (39)Efficacy Support
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (40)Swift Affliction Support - Less Duration for DoT, but the damage is increased.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (41)Void Manipulation Support
[UTILITY] Auras setup
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (42)Clarity - Clarity regenerates your Mana at a faster rate.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (43)Malevolence- With Malevolence you can deal more Damage over Time with increased Skill Effect Duration.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (44)Grace- Pick Grace for more and increased Evasion Rating.
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (45)Enlighten Support- Linked Spells Reserve less Mana. You can alternatively use[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (46)Determination for more Armour.

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5. Gear Setup

For a weapon use Cane of Unraveling orCane of Kulemakwith better stats. The latter is obviously harder to find thus more expensive Staff, but it has a higher potential of being a direct upgrade compared to the former. On your Rare gear look for Maximum Life, Elemental Resistances, and to increase your Damage - Chaos Damage and Damage over Time. You can craft some affixes to lower your Mana Cost of non-channeling Skills if Essence Drain gets too expensive. You will need to find some Strength if you want to have Steelskin at the highest level.

Ourrecommended items will:

  1. Cap your resistances at 75%
  2. Provide you with enough DPS, Life, and ES to start mapping

Stat priorities on items:

  1. Maximum Life
  2. Elemental Resistances
  3. Gem Level of Chaos Spell Skills
  4. Chaos Damage and Damage over Time
  5. Chaos Resistance
  6. Strength
  7. Spell Damage
  8. Mana Regeneration Rate and reduced Mana Cost of Skills
  9. Spell Suppression Chance
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (49)(Helmet) Rare Helmet-A regular Helmet with high Maximum Life and Elemental Resistances is good enough for a start, later look for one that reduces nearby enemies' Chaos Resistance.
Min. requirements:
80 Maximum Life
+60% Total Elemental Resistances
Optional affixes:
Nearby Enemies have -#% to Chaos Resistance
Evasion Rating
Spell Suppression Chance
Strength
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (50)(Helmet) Crown of the Inward Eye-Crown of the Inward Eye is quite a popular choice for a helmet, that's because you should have a relatively lot of energy shield and mana which results in more damage, and it also increases your defenses like evasion and armour, energy shield, and life. all of it is useful in this build.
333% increased Armour and Energy Shield
(9-21)% increased maximum Life, Mana and Global Energy Shield
Transfiguration of Soul
Transfiguration of Body
Transfiguration of Mind
Helmet enchantments:
Bane or Essence Drain enchantments
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (51)(Weapon) Cane of Unravelling- Cane of Unravelling is a cheap Staff that increases your Chaos Damage over Time, regenerates Mana, grants Power Charges, and most importantly, increases Level of all Chaos Spell Skill Gems.
+20% Chance to Block Attack Damage while wielding a Staff
+(40-55)% to Chaos Damage over Time Multiplier
(20-30)% increased Chaos Damage
2% increased Cast Speed per Power Charge
+2 to Level of all Chaos Spell Skill Gems
Gain a Power Charge after Spending a total of 200 Mana
Regenerate 2 Mana per Second per Power Charge
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (52)(Weapon) Cane of Kulemak- An alternative toCane of Unravelling. Before making a purchase, check if the Staff would be better compared to the one you already own. It has Three Veiled Mods, the ones to look for are:
increased Chaos Damage, Chaos Skills have increased Skill Effect Duration,increased Spell Damage,Chaos Damage over Time Multiplier,Damage over Time Multiplier.
+20% Chance to Block Attack Damage while wielding a Staff
(60–90)% increased Unveiled Modifier magnitudes
Veiled Catarina's Prefix
Veiled Suffix
Veiled Prefix
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (53)(Body Armour) Rare Body Armour- There's nothing game-changing you can get there, just a lot of Maximum Life and other basic defensive stats. You could also get Hunter's Prefix for an additional Curse.
Min. requirements:
110 Maximum Life
+60% Total Elemental Resistances
Optional affixes:
Energy Shield
Spell Suppression Chance
You can apply an additional Curse
Strength
Armour
increased Maximum Life and mana
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (54)(Body Armour) Carcass Jack- An excellent option for a Body Armour; it's a cheap item with a lot of stats that would benefit your character greatly, but a good Rare Body Armour could outmatch it.
(120-150)% increased Evasion and Energy Shield
+(50-70) to maximum Life
+(9-12)% to all Elemental Resistances
(40-50)% increased Area of Effect
(40-50)% increased Area Damage
Extra gore
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (55)(Boots) Rare Boots- A pair of Boots with high Elemental Resistances, Maximum Life, and Movement Speed should be sufficient.
Min. requirements:
+70% Total Elemental Resistances
60 Maximum Life
25% Increased Movement Speed
Optional affixes:
Evasion Rating
Spell Suppression Chance
chance to gain Onslaught for 4 seconds on Kill
Strength
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (56)(Gloves) Rare Gloves - There are not many offensive affixes that could fit your needs, a pair of gloves with high Maximum Life and Resistances is all you need.
Min. requirements:
80 Maximum Life
+80% Total Elemental Resistances
Optional affixes:
Dexterity
increased Spell Damage
Spell Suppression Chance
Socketed Gems Deal more Damage over Time
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (57)(Belt) Rare Belt - A Belt that has a lot of Maximum Life and Elemental Resistances is fine, you can craft some additional mods such as increased Damage or additional Strength.
Min. requirements:
100 Maximum Life
+100% Total Elemental Resistances
Optional affixes:
Strength
increased Damage
Maximum Mana
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (58)(Amulet) Rare Amulet- As is the case with your other rare items, get as much Maximum Life and Elemental Resistances as you can, then you can focus on seeking Chaos Damage over Time and an increased Level of Skill Gems.
Min. requirements:
60 Maximum Life
+70% Total Elemental Resistances
Optional affixes:
Strength
+1 to Level of All Chaos / Intelligence Skill Gems
Chaos Damage over Time Multiplier
increased Chaos Damage
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (59)(Amulet) Ashes of the Stars- Good for most builds, and this one is no exception. It's definitely too expensive, save it for the finishing touches.
+(10-16) to all Attributes
(5-10)% increased Experience Gain of Gems
(10-20)% increased Reservation Efficiency of Skills
+1 to Level of all Skill Gems
+(20-30)% to Quality of all Skill Gems
Recommended Anointments:
Heart of Darkness
Acrimony
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (60)(Ring) Rare Ring - Get yourself a Ring with a lot of maximum Life and Elemental Resistances, and if you're struggling with Mana - craft a mod that would reduce the Mana Cost of Skills.
Min. requirements:
50 Maximum Life
+70% Total Elemental Resistances
Optional affixes:
Chaos Resistance
increased Spell Damage
Attributes
Evasion Rating
Energy Shield
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (61)(Jewel)Rare Jewels- Look for Increased Maximum Life and the stats you lack, Attributes, or Resistances. If you need damage look for Spell or Chaos Damage, and Damage over Time.
Recommended affixes:
increased Maximum Life
Strength
Chaos Damage
Damage over Time
Chaos Damage over Time
Spell Damage
Elemental Resistances
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (62)(Jewel)Watcher's Eye - Damage over Time Multiplier while affected by Malevolence is the single best mod you can get on this rather expensive Jewel.
(4-6)% increased maximum Energy Shield
(4-6)% increased maximum Life
(4-6)% increased maximum Mana
<Two or Three random aura modifiers>
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (63)(Jewel)Transcendent Mind- Allocate it near Instability for more Damage over Time.
-1 Intelligence per 1 Intelligence on Allocated Passives in Radius
+3% to Damage over Time Multiplier per 10 Intelligence on Unallocated Passives in Radius
3% increased Mana Recovery Rate per 10 Intelligence on Allocated Passives in Radius
2% reduced Mana Recovery Rate per 10 Intelligence on Unallocated Passives in Radius
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (64)(Jewel)Large Cluster Jewels- It's an optional addition to your build to increase your Damage, look for a Chaos Damage base with the notables listed here.
Recommended affixes:
1 Added Passive Skill is Wicked Pall
1 Added Passive Skill is Touch of Cruelty
1 Added Passive Skill is Unholy Grace
1 Added Passive Skill is Unwaveringly Evil
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (65)(Jewel)Medium Cluster Jewels- You can look for a base that would increase your Damage over Time.
Recommended affixes:
1 Added Passive Skill is Brush with Death
1 Added Passive Skill is Exposure Therapy
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (66)(Jewel)Small Cluster Jewels- Misery Everlastingincreased Despair Curse Effect and the Duration of all Skills.
Recommended affixes:
1 Added Passive Skill is Misery Everlasting
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (67)(Flask) Rumi's Concoction - Flask to grant you extra Armour and additional Chance to Block Spell and Attack Hits.
+1500 to Armour
+(8-12)% Chance to Block Attack Damage during Flask effect
+(4-6)% Chance to Block Spell Damage during Flask effect
[3.20]Bane Occultist Starter Build - Odealo's Crafty Guide (68)(Flask) Forbidden Taste - If your Chaos Resistance is high enough, use this Flask for Life Recovery, Phasing, and a chance to Dodge Attack and Spell Hits.
Phasing
+10% chance to Suppress Spell Damage
Recover (75-100)% of Life on use
25% of Maximum Life taken as Chaos Damage per second

Other suggested Flasks:

  1. Jade Flask with random ailment immunity
  2. Life Flaskwith random ailment immunity
  3. Quicksilver Flaskwith random ailment immunity
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