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Torchlight 2: Dual Wield Hybrid Engineer Build Guide

Updated on September 14, 2014

Just for fun. I created an unusual hybrid build.

Being hybrid in character build is all about combining two or more different traits. It may not be the best in particular field but it can deal different things.

This build combines strength and focus stat while wielding dual weapons with elemental damage.

Dual Wield Engineer, Copyright Runic Games
Dual Wield Engineer, Copyright Runic Games


Strength (200 Stat Points)

The main stat for increasing weapon damage of your dual wield weapon. It also increases critical strike damage and Coup de Grace damage.

Dexterity (95 Stat Points)

You deal high weapon and elemental damage so it’s best to multiply them by increasing critical strike chance.

Focus (200 Stat Points)

The main stat for increasing elemental damage and execute chance dual wielding similar weapons. So damage of skills like Seismic Slam, Onslaught, Coup de Grace, and Immobilization Copter is boosted. It also includes elemental damage of melee weapons.

Don’t forget that focus also increases maximum mana.


Blitz (46 Skill Points)

Seismic Slam (15 Skill Points)

Primary function of this skill is to stun and hit multiple enemies around you.

Stunning an enemy lets you trigger Coup de Grace.

Onslaught (1 Skill Points)

Just use this skill to quickly dash or debuff enemies. It is not your primary damaging skill so don’t waste more points. It’s a 1 point wonder skill

Supercharge (15 Skill Points)

Dual wielding provides you with more attack speed. So having more attack speed lets you proc Supercharge a lot.

While Supercharged you deal more weapon damage and gain bonus charge.

Coup de Grace (15 Skill Points)

High amount of chance to stun is recommended in order for you to maximize Coup de Grace potential.

The damage of this skill is boosted from both strength and focus.

Please take note that Coup de Grace cannot trigger more than one time per second. So it doesn’t benefit from attack speed.

Construction (46 Skill Points)

Healing Bot (15 Skill Points)

This drone lets your party save pots and money. The armor bonus is really good once you unlock it on higher levels.

Bulwark (15 Skill Points)

Passive skill that boosts your defense like Bulwark is really needed for this build since we didn’t invest on vitality stats.

Fire and Spark (15 Skill Points)

This passive skill helps focus in increasing the damage of your fire and electric. So it increases the damage of Seismic Slam, Onslaught, Coup de Grace, Immobilization Copter and fire/electric damage from your weapons.

Charge Domination (1 Skill Point)

Put one point to gain unexpected fill to your charge bar.

Aegis (40 Skill Points)

Forcefield (15 Skill Points)

This skill is your charge spender. Never miss having Forcefield since this skill makes up for your lack of defensive stats.

Your party will also love you for casting this skill.

Immobilization Copter (15 Skill Points)

With this kind of build, it is important to delay enemies so that you won’t get mobbed.

The copter reduces enemies movement, attack, and cast speed. Unlock tier bonus to let the copter damage and interrupt enemies.

Aegis of Fate (1 Skill Points)

Another one point wonder to have some surprising Forcefield like damage absorption.

Charge Reconstitution (9 Skill Points)

Put your remaining skill points here. The skill provides free heal whenever you consume charge.

Spell Tome

Spell: Haste

Important spell to travel faster! It also boosts attack speed increasing your damage per second.

Tome: Dual Wielding

Passively increases weapon damage when dual wielding.

Tome: Weapon Expertise

Passively increases your weapon damage.

Tome: Willpower

You need resistance to slow and immobilizing effect since this build is squishy.

Equipment Affixes Priority

Dual Wield similar Melee Weapon with fire and electric damage

From the build name itself dual wield.

You need melee to proc Supercharge and similar to perform execute.

Fire and electric damage is crucial since you have high amount of focus and Fire and Spark.

Critical hit chance and Critical hit damage

Get this affixes from equipment to multiply your tons of weapon and elemental damage.

Health on hit

This affixes can keep you alive.

Health, Armor, and Damage reduction

Never miss these affixes since this build invest all stats on offense. Without these affixes, you won’t survive on higher difficulty.

Chance to stun

It disables enemy and proc Coup de Grace.

Feel free to make your own version of this build.

God Bless you more


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