The Whirlwind Bandit is a delightfully straightforward close-combat alternative, perfect for advancing in Diablo 4. With excellent agility and formidable area-of-effect destruction, you’ll effortlessly obliterate hordes of monstrous creatures and swiftly dispatch formidable adversaries using a relentless barrage of piercing blades and venomous afflictions.
Input: Flurry is a powerful ability that strikes foes up to four times with each activation, targeting those directly in front of you. However, when combined with the Encircling Blades Aspect, it transforms into a devastating 360° Area of Effect attack, allowing us to dive headfirst into the chaos and obliterate everything in our vicinity. This is made possible by utilizing the Shadow Step ability, which effortlessly transports us right into the heart of enemy hordes. Additionally, Dark Shroud serves as our shield against incoming attacks, simultaneously enhancing our offensive capabilities and accelerating our overall progress.
In summary, this build offers a versatile and user-friendly option for those seeking a close-quarters combat experience. Once you have assembled the core elements, you will swiftly progress towards the final stages of the game. By utilizing Combo Points, we engage in a straightforward rhythm of alternating between Puncture and Flurry, effectively applying debuffs and maintaining a consistently high level of Energy.
Embark on an enchanting adventure into the depths of Diablo 4’s endgame with the Flurry Rogue as your fearless guide. Brace yourself as we dive headfirst into the exhilarating realm of ultimate triumph!
This build guide takes you through the Campaign up to Level 50. If you’re looking for Endgame guides, check out our Rogue Guides section.
Incredibly Agile ✔Perfect for Beginners ✔Unstoppable Jack-of-all-Trades ✔A Barrage of Sharp Blades ✔
❌ Limited Area of Effect❌ Constantly Engaged in Close Combat❌ Strategic Positioning is Crucial❌ Average Performance against Single Targets.
Flurry, our primary prowess, exhibits its true potential. This effortless technique gracefully strikes four times with each use, encompassing a wide cone before you. However, with the discovery of Encircling Blades, concealed within the ancient tome known as the Codex of Power, a remarkable transformation occurs. Now, Flurry evolves into an awe-inspiring assault, unleashing its devastating force in a complete 360° area of effect, illuminating the brilliance of our chosen path. Furthermore, this formidable skill bestows upon its targets the crippling curse of Vulnerable, leaving no enemy unscathed.
To kick things off, we must allocate 2 points into Basic Skills in order to unveil the hidden realms of other sections. Our preferred selection would be Puncture, as it gracefully bestows slowness and vulnerability, courtesy of the wondrous Fundamental Puncture upgrade. This not only aids us in inflicting extra damage when our Energy is depleted but also seamlessly aligns with our build, making it an impeccable match.
Tier 2: Perforation.
Puncture Amplified: Ascended to Level 3.
Flurry stands as our primary expertise, delivering a series of strikes that strike in a cone before you or in a complete 360° range using Encircling Blades. It is imperative to acquire this Aspect at the earliest opportunity! Its usage is straightforward and, with the addition of the Enhanced Flurry enhancement, you can extend and perpetuate the Vulnerable debuff triggered by Puncture, thus significantly amplifying your effectiveness against elite adversaries and bosses. Ensure to position yourself strategically, maximizing your attack’s impact by striking as many targets as possible.
Tier 4: Whirlwind.
Flurry Amplified: Level 5.
Flurry Enhanced: Ascending to Level 6.
Stage 7: Core Penetration.
As you progress further, the realm of Agility Skills unfurls before you. Embrace the essence of Shadow Step, a formidable instrument of movement that grants unparalleled swiftness and an indomitable spirit to liberate oneself from the clutches of crowd control. Additionally, it bestows upon you the ability to traverse treacherous cliffs through teleportation, a boon of immense value in sprawling outdoor realms.
Upon reaching level 13, a whole new realm of possibilities unfurls as we delve into the realm of Subterfuge Skills. Within this clandestine domain, we acquire the ability to wield the formidable Poison Trap and the enigmatic Dark Shroud. The former infuses our arsenal with the power to inflict additional venomous harm upon elites, effectively incapacitating them for enhanced security. Meanwhile, the latter assumes a pivotal role, for it bestows upon us an abundance of safeguarding capabilities and a swiftness of movement that is second to none.
Upon reaching level 15, a whole new realm of possibilities opens up with the unlocking of the Rogue’s Specialization class mechanic. It is of utmost importance to swiftly complete the Priority Quest in order to obtain Combo Points. This particular choice is the cornerstone of our build as the sheer potency of the Combo Point effects of Flurry, clearly indicated on its tooltip, is truly remarkable. By adhering to a meticulous 3:1 rotation between Puncture and Flurry without fail, the damage inflicted is significantly amplified, granting a remarkable 45% increase in attack speed and an everlasting source of Energy. This undoubtedly represents the pinnacle of optimal gameplay for our build. Keep a keen eye on the Combo Points, conveniently displayed above your XP bar at the lowermost section of the screen.
Rewritten Remember, when you reach the Dungeon, make sure to complete it entirely rather than simply departing after finishing the quest. This particular Dungeon holds the key to unlocking the legendary Aspect Encircling Blades for your Codex of Power. With this knowledge, you’ll be able to craft it onto one of your items immediately!
Tier 8: Stealthy Leap.
Flurry at Level 9-12.
The Thirteenth Stage: Venomous Snare.
Level 14: Empowered Venom Snare.
The Shadowy Veil of Level 15.
Stage 16: Empowered Shadow Veil.
Stage 17: Unraveling the Shadow Veil.
The infusion of Poison enhances the prowess of Core Skills (Flurry), transforming its damage into a toxic force while introducing an additional lingering effect. This empowering enchantment endures for two consecutive deployments of Flurry, enabling you to unleash a formidable surge of devastation at the onset of a formidable encounter with a boss or formidable elites. It is advisable to conserve its utilization for instances when it is truly indispensable, as ordinary adversaries should pose little challenge in comparison.
In addition, as we delve into the realm of possibilities, we acquire a multitude of formidable destructive abilities and aggressive enhancements that harmonize seamlessly with our unique approach. Lastly, the inclusion of Poison Trap grants us the occasional opportunity to consecutively employ Poison Imbuement twice in succession, thanks to a fortuitous reset.
The Enchantment of Toxins at Level 18.
Stage 19: Augmented Venom Infusion.
The Poison Fusion of Level 20: A Harmonious Blend.
Stage 21: Thwarting the Venomous Snare.
Levels 22-24: Unleashing the Power
Malice: Unleashing the Depths of Darkness (Levels 25-27)
The Venomous Encounter: Level 28
The 29th level: Adeptness in Alchemy.
The Venomous Brew at Levels 30-32: A Lethal Elixir.
Poison Imbuement: Unleashing the Venom at Level 33-34.
For this close combat construction, Momentum emerges as our unrivaled Passive of preference. Once the buff accumulates, it bestows a multitude of potent effects upon us. Accomplishing this feat becomes a breeze by employing either the conventional strike, the paralyzing blow of Shadow Step, or by deftly launching surprise attacks from behind. We also enhance the build’s prowess by acquiring a myriad of offensive and defensive passives that seamlessly facilitate the progression into the final stages.
In case you find it challenging to maintain the Momentum buff, an alternative would be to opt for Close Quarters Combat. This can be effortlessly activated by following the sequence of Puncture + Flurry in our rotation.
Stage 35: Thriving Energy.
Ascension thirty-six: Empowered Shadow Leap.
Stage 37: Meticulous Stealth Leap.
The 38th level: Burst of Adrenaline.
Speedy Feats Unleashed: Levels 39-41.
The Mastery of Traps Unveiled: Journey through Levels 42-44
Stage 45: Resilient.
Unleash the Power: Siphoning Strikes, Levels 46-48.
Stage 49: Thumping Impact.
After amassing a substantial amount of Renown in Diablo 4, a delightful surprise awaits you in the form of 10 additional Skill Points that can be allocated to each of your characters. Your utmost focus should be directed towards investing these points in the expansive leveling progression we have previously unveiled. Once you have successfully traversed this path and reached the pinnacle, channel your energy into these specific nodes, which will pave the way for the forthcoming Flurry Rogue Endgame Build Guide. Stay tuned for its grand reveal!
Thunderstruck with fame: Concussive.
Infamous Trinity: Venom Enchantment.
Mastering the Art of Weaponry: The Renowned 5-7
Acclaimed 8-10: Stammer Stride.
Check out our Renown Guide to unlock all your additional rewards efficiently.
Unleash your inner rogue with the Class Specialization, where you have the thrilling opportunity to select one from a trio of formidable passive effects to enrich your build. Behold, the three captivating options that await you:
Upon reaching level 15, an exciting journey awaits as you embark on a thrilling questline that commences in the picturesque town of Menestad, nestled within the majestic Fractured Peaks. Beckoned by a Priority Quest, your noble purpose is to aid the enigmatic Leyrana. Along the way, you shall encounter various waystations, each revealing a fragment of the overarching tale. Ultimately, your path leads to the treacherous depths of the Forsaken Quarry Dungeon, where the questline reaches its climactic finale, bestowing upon you the coveted Combo Points. As you emerge victorious from this formidable challenge, the gates of the other two enigmatic Specializations seamlessly open, awaiting your arrival once you ascend to their esteemed minimum levels.
Every Specialization holds immense power, urging you to construct and experiment with them. Our focus in this particular build lies in the remarkable Combo Points, bestowing upon us a tremendous advantage. Unleashing a Flurry with 3 CP not only inflicts substantial damage, but also boosts our Attack Speed by a staggering 45%, intensifying subsequent rotations with remarkable velocity. Moreover, this heightened foundation of damage spills over to the potency of Poison Imbuement, creating an even more formidable burst of devastation against elite adversaries. With the continuous onslaught of Puncture, our concerns about Energy become nonexistent.
Progressing through the ranks in Diablo 4 shares similarities with other action role-playing games and massively multiplayer online games – our fate lies in the hands of the items we come across. Typically, this involves trading in mediocre Rare items for superior ones as we climb towards level 50. However, if fortune smiles upon us and we stumble upon a few Legendary items, they can grant us a substantial surge in power (which we will delve into in the upcoming sections). But in the event that we do not encounter any of those cherished Legendary items, it is worth noting some essential statistics to keep an eye out for during our journey.
Input: Discover a clever trick! Simply hold down the SHIFT key while hovering over an item to effortlessly compare it with what you’re currently wearing.
Unleash the full might of your highest DPS Melee Weapons to maximize the devastation. Consider your Ranged Weapons as mere vessels for enhancing your strength, with their DPS taking a backseat. Keep an eye out for the following key attributes on these stat sticks:
While progressing through levels, it’s prudent to prioritize enhancing your Melee Weapons at the Blacksmith, thus conserving valuable materials for future item investments.
Armor components generally bestow Defense and Utility attributes, with the noteworthy exception of Gloves, which unleash a veritable onslaught of Offense. Herein lie the crucial statistics to seek out:
Jewelry bestows formidable Offensive statistics that aid us in our quest for leveling. Exercise utmost vigilance towards the rolls since higher-tiered accessories do not necessarily guarantee superiority.
Should fortune be on your side, and your belongings are adorned with sockets, imbue them with the following enchantments:
The Codex of Power is a mystical compendium filled with extraordinary Essences that can be engraved onto esteemed Rare or Legendary artifacts at the mystical Occultist’s abode. These formidable abilities are awakened upon conquering particular enigmatic Labyrinths scattered throughout the sacred grounds of Sanctuary. Should we possess the necessary resources, there exist a handful of mighty forces within the Codex that can greatly aid us in our pursuit of enlightenment and ascendancy.
The ultimate triumvirate of Codex Leveling Powers, ranked for your delight.
|1. Offensive Aspect of Encircling Blades||Forsaken Quarry
|2. Offensive Aspect of the Expectant||Underroot
|3. Edgemaster’s Offensive Aspect||Oldstones
Caution: Refrain from engraving your Melee Weapons as they will undergo frequent replacements during level progression. Instead, allocate Offensive Attributes to your Amulet, Rings, Gloves, or Ranged Weapon.
Discovering a Legendary during your leveling journey can be a stroke of luck. Not only is it likely to enhance your abilities, but it may also propel you forward on your quest. However, it’s important to remember that not all Legendaries are equal in power. In fact, there are a select few that can truly amplify your progress. Join me as we explore the top five extraordinary powers you might stumble upon and uncover the strategies to make the most of them.
Leveling Tips and Tricks
As we wrap up this guide on leveling, let’s delve into a plethora of valuable insights and clever techniques that apply universally across all classes and specializations!
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Boost Your Potion Mastery. Unbeknownst to numerous gamers, the secret to enhancing your character’s elixir lies in the art of material cultivation. Be sure to amass all essential ingredients while embarking on your journey through Sanctuary, with a special emphasis on obtaining the elusive Gallowvine, a prized component found in a plethora of alchemical concoctions!
Input: Compare your Items… Literally. Pressing Shift on an item in your inventory allows you to effortlessly compare it with what you’re currently wearing. This handy feature simplifies the process of distinguishing between upgrades and non-upgrades.
Input: Renown is your ally. As you venture through the diverse zones, embrace the opportunity to amass Renown. This invaluable resource holds boundless advantages for your entire account, encompassing an abundance of Skill/Paragon points and Potion charges. Unleash your potential by activating Waypoints, discovering the mysterious Altars of Lilith, conquering Side Quests/Dungeons, and liberating Strongholds.
Input: Exercise caution when dealing with Gold. Many pivotal undertakings in the final stages, such as extracting and engraving mythical elements, can be exorbitant for a novice protagonist. Refrain from squandering all your precious Gold during your journey!
Don’t Engrave Your Weapon. The paramount element of equipment when advancing is your weapon, which undergoes frequent upgrades. Imprinting a Legendary Aspect on it is an extravagant misuse of resources. Instead, allocate your finest offensive Aspect to your Amulet, a versatile piece that endures for an extended duration.
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