Solo Stamina Dragonkight PVE

UPDATED FOR BLACKWOOD

Venom Brawler – A Solo Stamina Dragonknight Build / Solo StamDK

This ESO solo Stamina Dragonknight deals poison and fire damage and utilizes the same abilities that make it the best tank class in the game to make in an unstoppable force while soloing! In this solo stamdk build guide we will cover the following:

  1. Overview
    • Race
    • Mundus
    • Attributes
    • Consumables
  2. Gear
  3. Skills
  4. Rotation
  5. Passives
  6. Champion Points
  7. Parse Time

OVERVIEW

  • Race: Khajiit, Dark Elf, Orc, Redguard
    • Other acceptable alternatives will perform nearly as well and you can find them on our race guide page here.
  • Mundus: Lover mundus while solo, thief when in a group
  • Attributes:
    • Magicka: 0
    • Health: 0
    • Stamina: 64
  • Consumables
    • Food:
      • Lava Foot Soup and Saltrice
      • can use Dubious Cameron Throne if you want more health
    • Potion: Essence of Weapon Power
      • or Essence of Stamina for easy content

GEAR – Includes Trial Gear

This section will cover solo Stamina Dragoknight DPS gear setups for beginners and veterans.

SLOTSETWEIGHTTRAITENCHANTMENT
HeadSlimecrawMediumDivinesStamina
Shoulder
TzogvinMediumDivinesStamina
ChestRelequenMediumDivinesStamina
BeltRelequenMedium Divines Stamina
ShoesRelequenMedium Divines Stamina
HandsRelequenMedium Divines Stamina
PantsRelequenMedium Divines Stamina
NecklaceTzogvinJewelryBloodthirstyWeapon Damage
Ring 1TzogvinJewelry BloodthirstyWeapon Damage
Ring 2Ring of the Pale OrderJewelry Bloodthirsty Weapon Damage
Weapon 1TzogvinMaulPreciseStamina Absorb
Weapon 2MaelstromBowInfusedWeapon Damage Enchantment

  • Slimecraw drops in Veteran Wayrest
  • Tzogvin drops in Frostvault (dungeon)
  • Ring of the Pale Order is a Mythic Item
  • Relequen drops in Cloudrest (Trial)
  • WORTH NOTING: in a group take of Ring of Pale order and wear 1 piece slime, 1 piece grundwolf (head / shoulder).

STARTER GEAR

SLOTSETWEIGHTTRAITENCHANTMENT
HeadSlimecrawMediumDivinesStamina
ShoulderSlimecraw (Hundings if wearing Ring of Pale Order)MediumDivinesStamina
ChestBriarMediumDivinesStamina
BeltBriarMedium Divines Stamina
ShoesBriarMedium Divines Stamina
HandsBriarMedium Divines Stamina
PantsBriarMedium Divines Stamina
NecklaceHunding’s RageJewelryBloodthirstyWeapon Damage
Ring 1Hunding’s RageJewelry BloodthirstyWeapon Damage
Ring 2Hunding’s (Or Ring of the Pale Order)Jewelry Bloodthirsty Weapon Damage
Weapon 1Hunding’s RageMaulPreciseStamina Absorb
Weapon 2Hunding’s RageBowInfusedWeapon Damage Enchantment

  • Slimecraw drops in Veteran Wayrest Sewers
  • Hunding’s is a Crafted Set (can be purchased at guild traders)
  • Briar is an overland set found in Wrothgar (delves, world bosses, public dungeons)


SKILL LINEAGE

SKILL (MORPH)BASE ABILITYSKILL TREE
ESO Skills Venomous Claw Venemous Claweso skills searing strike Searing StrikeDragonknight > Ardent Flame
Brawler BrawlerESO Skills Cleave CleaveWeapon > Two Hand
ESO Skills Executioner ExecutionerESO Skills Reverse Slash Reverse SlashWeapon > Two Hand
eso skills volatile armor Volatile Armoreso skills spiked armor Spiked ArmorDragoknight > Draconic Power
eso skills consuming trap Consuming Trapeso skills soul trap Soul TrapWorld > Soul Magic
ESO Skills Flawless Dawnbreaker Flawless Dawnbreaker DawnbreakerGuild > Figthers Guild
ESO Skills endless hail Endless Hail VolleyWeapon > Bow
ESO Skills Noxious Breath Noxious BreathESO Skills Fiery Breath Fiery BreathDragonknight > Ardent Flame
ESO Skills Resolving Vigor Resolving Vigor VigorAlliance War > Assault
ESO skills flames of oblivion Flames of OblivionESO Skills Inferno InfernoDragonknight > Ardent Flame
ESO Skills Molten Whip Molten Whipeso skills lava whip Lava WhipDragoknight > Ardent Flame
ESO Skills Standard of Might Standard of Might Dragonknight StandardDragonknight > Ardent Flame

ROTATION

  • Your rotation will be Buffs > Dots > Spammable
  • BUFFS
    eso skills volatile armor > ESO skills flames of oblivion
  • DOTS
    ESO Skills endless hail > ESO Skills Noxious Breath >ESO Skills Venomous Claw > eso skills consuming trap
  • Spammable: Any time all dots are ticking use Brawler. Reapply dots as necessary.
    Brawler
  • Execute: Use Executioner instead of Brawler when mob is below 31% HP. If multiple enemies are attacking you, it may be safer just to continue brawling!
    ESO Skills Executioner

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PASSIVES

  • CLASS
    • All Passives
  • WEAPON
    • Two Hand: All Passives
    • Bow: All Passives
  • ARMOR
    • Medium Armor: All Passives
  • WORLD
    • None
  • GUILDS
    • Fighters Guild: First Four Passives
    • Undaunted Guild: All Passives
  • Racial: All Passives
  • Alchemy: Medicinal Use

CHAMPION POINTS

This section will go over how to set up the solo Stamina Dragonknight champion points in the new CP 2.0 system.

Warfare Tree

CP LevelPerkPoints
0-60Precision20
60-210Fighting Finesse (slot)50
210-270Piercing20
270-420Deadly Aim (slot)50
420-570Master at Arms (slot)50
570-720Thaumaturge (slot)50
720-780Tireless Disciple20
780-810Quick Recovery10
810-870Preparation20
870-930Battle Mastery20
930-1020Mighty30
1020-1080Battle Mastery20
1080-1140Elemental Aegis20
1140-1200Hardy20
1200-1230Quick Recovery10
1230-1290Blessed20
1290-1350Eldritch Insight20
1350-1410Flawless Ritual20
1410-1500War Mage30
1500-1560Flawless Ritual20

Fitness Tree

CP LevelPerkPoints
0-150Boundless Vitality (slot)50
150-300Rejuvenation (slot)50
300-345Tumbling15
345-375Mystic Tenacity10
375-435Heros Vigor20
435-585Bloody Renewal (slot)50
585-735Ironclad (slot) 50
735-780Tumbling15
780-840Defiance20
840-864Hasty8
864-924Tireless Guardian20
924-1014Fortification30
1014-1038Hasty8
1038-1098Sprinter20
1098-1188Savage Defense30
1188-1206Nimble Protector6
1206-1266Bashing Brutality20
1266-1386Mystic Tenacity40
1386-1406Piercing Gaze10
1406-1556Tempered Soul50
1556-1616Piercing Gaze20

Craft Tree

CP LevelPerkPoints
0-150Steed’s Blessing (slot)50
150-300Breakfall50
300-345Wanderer15
345-375Steadfast Enchantment10
375-465Rationer (slot)30
465-690Liquid Efficiency (slot)75
690-870Wanderer60
870-990Steadfast Enchantment40
990-1140Fortune’s Favor50
1140-1290Gilded Fingers50
1290-1380Out of Sight30
1380-1500Fleet phantom40
1500-1599Soul Reservoir33
1599-1749Treasure Hunter (slot)50
1749-1884Inspiration Boost45
1884-2034Meticulous Disassembly50
2034-2259Master Gatherer75