Scion Builds List

I try to include only builds that have been played to ~ lvl 75-80 / played some mid-range maps (lvl 72-76) to make sure the OP knows what he is talking about and avoid pure theorycrafts.
A build should also contain more than just a linked tree + gear

Witch Builds List
Duelist Builds List
Marauder Builds List
Ranger Builds List
Shadow Builds List
Templar Builds List

Abyssal Cry/Essence Drain: [2.1] DimenRush Poison Abyssal Cry Build! (ver 3) AC as main damage source
Arctic Breath: [2.0] Ten Link Arctic Breath
Ball Lightning: [2.0] Scion Ball lightning Tanky 4 curses-on-hit/mf possible
Ball Lightning: [2.0x] 92% AoE Radius, 25% Knockback Ball Lightning Scion - cheap, MF viable
Bladefall: [2.1] RichJMoney's Chaos Bladefall Budget Build. "MingPep's Heart Rage of Defiance"
Bladefall: [2.1 HC & SC, UBER VIABLE] 50K DPS BladeFall - Max Block + EB + MoM + AA + GR
Bladefall: [2.1] The Real Unlimited Blade Works - Low-Life Bladefall! 140k Tooltip!
Blade Vortex: [2.1] Dbum's Blade Vortex SuperTank [Block, MoM, EB, GR, Cybil's] HC Viable
Blade Vortex: [2.1] LvL89: FoxTactics Vacuum Vortex reverse knockback with Empire's Grasp
Blade Vortex/RF: 2.1 Spin and Burn! Vortex+Righteous Fire
Blade Vortex: [HC] Dual Wield Dagger/Cybils Crit Poison Blade Vortex
Blade Vortex: [2.1.0] Surging Hands aka. The Blade Stomper
Blade Vortex: [2.1] Grand Vortex [huge Damage][Atziri/Uber][Immortal?]
Blade Vortex: [2.1 Video Guide] Tanky, High DPS, End-Game Crit Blade Vortex Build [HC/SC & Atziri Viable]
Dual totems - Arctic breath: Triple Totem/Zero Aura/Perm Flask/Curse Immune Scion
Dual totems - Righteous Fire: 2.1 Talisman League Guide for Cheap Permacurse Dual RF Totems for Hardcore/Softcore
Dual totems - Spark: [2.1] Pancake's Spark Totem
Essence Drain: [2.1] Damning-King - Tri-Curse ED+Contagion | Super Fun | Awesome AoE Smasher | Atziri Viable
Essence Drain: "Burning Ebola" budget build ~22k (ED/RF/IW/Contagion) SC/HC/Atziri viable
Essence Drain: ARIWRFDOT (Armor ; Iron Will ; Righteous Fire ; Essence Drain&Contagion&Poison) [SC&HC]
Essence Drain: Essence Drain + Abyssal Cry - The Affliction Warlock! 22,700+ DPS!
Essence Drain: [2.1] Dimio's Defensive Support Low Life Chaos Build (shavs not required)
Essence Drain: [2.1 Video Guide] Tanky Beginners Contagion/Essence Drain Build [HC/SC & Atziri Viable]
Essence Drain: [2.1] Miragent's DoT Build [IW/ED] (Budget, Fun, HC viable)
Essence Drain: [2.1.1d] 2H Essence Drain Build
Ethereal Knives: [2.1] I Cast Magic Missile! - Cantrip's guide to Ethereal Knives/Bladefall. 7K Life, 100K DPS!
Ethereal Knives: [2.1] Sutters_ | 130.5k DPS - Crit EK Chain - Jewel build
Ethereal Knives: [2.1] Low-Life Shock EK-Chain Archer(12.12)
Ethereal Knives/RF: [2.1 Updated] Nurbel´s Righteous Will Spellcaster (130k+ DPS, 6k+ Life, 16k+ Armor)[V- 3.0]
Ethereal Knives: [2.1] Aggnog's Iron Will One Click 7link EK Non-crit 114K DPS
Firestorm/cwdt: [2.0] The Dy'Ness Tank with lots of cwdt support
Firestorm: [2.1 SC] DDD Firestorm (RF, 100% chaos, Uber down!) 100& chaos conversion
Flameblast: [2.1] Breath Of A Dying King : Chaos Flame Blaster! 100% chaos conversion
Freezing Pulse: [2.1] Mind over Matter Freezing Pulser - safe, good damage and affordable
Freezing Pulse: [2.1] Bitterdream Freezing Pulse ("Bitterpulse") - Now with Video Guide!
Icestorm (whispering ice): [2.0][HC] CI Non-Crit Whispering Ice Storm Scion
Icestorm (whispering ice): A Storm of Ice and Fire - Avatar of Fire CI Whispering Ice
Icestorm (whispering ice): [2.0] [Tempest] CI Whispering Ice Tri-Curser
Icestorm (whispering ice): [2.0] Whispering Nice, HC/TEMPEST (Avatar of fire, Dual curse, high dps, great survivability)
Incinerate: [2.1] Scionic Flametank "After Dark" (CI-ZO 14.65%+ ES regen, Incinerate, newbie-friendly)
Incinerate: [2.1.0] Low Life INCINERATE. "Estaba de parranda" build. 10K ES 44K DPS tooltip
Incinerate/Vaal Molten Shell: supernova incinerate - good block, good chaos DPS, 5.7K life, about 500K chaos DPS vs bosses - TANK!
Lightning Tendrils: [2.1] TickleAndBlast - The Tendril-Shatter-Scion
Magma Orb: Scion CI Chaos Orber 100% chaos conversion
Spark/Vaal Spark: 2.1 MinKami_Spark+Vaal Spark+LowLife(1MSC) High Clearing Speed
Spark/Vaal Spark: 2.1.0 MinKami_Spark+Vaal Spark With Life Based High Clearing Speed
Spark: Scion Life Spark Build
Storm Call: [2.1] Storm Call - a different approach
Summoner: Poison Summoner 2.1 Talisman HC
Summoner: [2.1]MoM EB Arctic armour Summoner! HC viable!(Really good clear speed)
Summoner - Animate Guardian: [2.0][2.0] Animate Guardian, Frost Blades HC Viable
Summoner - Animate Weapon: [2.0] Elemental Animator Scion - The Nanoswarm
Summoner - Animate Weapon: Animate Weapon Build with EB/MoM/ZO + Atziri Video
Summoner - Animate Weapon: [THC] Animate Weapon/Flasks/Life based
Summoner - Blink/Mirror Arrow: [2.0] Blink & Mirror Arrow Scion - Cheap and Effective!
Summoner - Blink/Mirror Arrow: [2.0] Dariidar's Blink/Mirror Arrow Summoner - This world is an illusion
Summoner - Blink/Mirror Arrow: 2.0 Mirror Arrow Summoner/Trapper! Atziri down HC/SC viable
Summoner - Blink/Mirror Arrow: [2.1] iao's Poison/Curse Blink/Mirror Arrow
Summoner (Skeletons only): (Skelemancer) Army of Bone Summoner. Modified 2.1 tree doesn't interfere with 2.0 version
Summoner - SRS: [2.1] GunFinX's Summon Raging Spirits Magic Finder | Mapping | Normal Atziri| #Updated 2.0# Tanky version: [2.1] GunFinX's SRS MF HC Tank Build | Atziri(Uber) Viable
Summoner - SRS: [2.0] "The Apprentice, SRS Magic Finder" | LL BM | 8Auras | Magic Find #UPDATED 2.1
Summoner - SRS: [2.1] GunFinX's ZeroMana MaxDodge SRS Summoner
Summoner - SRS: [2.0] Angryaa's SRS Minion Summoner also uses zombies + spectres
Summoner - SRS: 2.0~ Alf´s True summoner Z+G+S+SRS+G Life based also uses zombies + spectres
Summoner - SRS: 5 Aura SRS scion summoner, Dem Booffs.
Summoner - SRS: [2.0] SRS - The Not-So Glass Cannon.
Summoner - SRS: [2.0] Thrash Atziri in trash (SRS) (~15C)(Atziri only) Atziri build/guide
Summoner - SRS: 2.1 pure life SRS [2.1 DPS calc]
Summoner - SRS: #6 ladder Tempest Pela's Zergo build SRS self cast + dual totems
Summoner - SRS: [2.0] Bob's Blood Magic Summon Raging Spirit Build, all maps and mods
Summoner - SRS: SRS || scion/witch/templar || cheap&strong || in-depth guide || 2.0
Summoner - SRS: Eyedol's Tanky SRS/Summoner Build (6.7K HP, Lightning Coil, 240% minion dmg)
Summoner - SRS: [2.1 Video Guide] Tanky Beginners SRS/Summon Raging Spirit Build [Atziri & HC/SC Viable]
Summoner - SRS: 2.0~ Alf's Only SRS
Summoner - SRS: [2.1] GunFinX's LL Max Block SRS Summoner| 6 Auras | New League Viable
Summoner - SRS: The_Skull_Queen SRS Build 2.1 (500k+ dps obtainable, tooltip doesn't show)
Summoner - SRS/Animate Weapon: [2.0] Null's Inclination Bow/Summoner Build Guide Uses Null's Inclination
Vaal Righteous Fire/Flameblast: [2.0.5B]HC Viable Vaal Righteous Fire Flameblast Scion (Living Bomber)

Cleave (Reave): [2.0] Allout Lightning Melee (10 chaos budget build) uses Hyaon's Fury sword
Cyclone: Psyren's Exclusive "Jack the Hannibal Ripper" Dual Wield Cycloner or Ice Crasher
Cyclone: [2.0] MF Trolljölnir Cyclone, Dual curse/wield. (warbands)
Cyclone: Emberwaker, Emberwake, Oro's, Cyclone elemental build with ignite stacking
Cyclone: [2.03] Windz's RT Big AoE Knockback Shatter Cyclone WIP elemental build
Cyclone: Soultaker Cyclone *Solo* MF
Double Strike/ST: [2.1] Say_Ten's Double Strike/Spectral Throw Melee Scion - Cheap and Easy to Play
Double Strike: [2.1] "Size doesn't matter" - Double Strike Tank Guide [SC/HC/Atziri/Rigwald/Maps] 6.7K HP 110K DPS
Flicker Strike: [2.1.0] CI FLICKER STRIKER - 737k Splash // >1.0m SingleTarget - HIGH-END DPS & CLEARSPEED
Flicker Strike: [2.0] pasta777's ::: FLICKADIGGA ::: 8k life ::: up to 230k on hit dmg mirrored weapon
Flicker Strike: Guide: Two hand Flicker strike with Oro's sacrifice. Hardcore viable Ele build with Oro's Sacrifice
Glacial Hammer/Ice Crash: [2.1]Glacial Hammer / IC + HoI Build. Massive Chain Explosions. Global Freeze, High DPS, Tanky
Glacial Hammer/Ice Crash: [2.1 Hype] Nuka's Massive RT Conversion Builds - up to 320k Melee DPS
Ground Slam: [2.1] The spikes of Ground Slam are poisoned, fun yet cheap and easy build
Ground Slam: 400k+ DPS Groundslam - Moshslammer
Ice Crash: [2.0 Warlords] Budget Oro's Flash Smasher Ele build with Oro's Sacrifice
Ice Crash: [2.0] [Cheap] Marohi Erqi Burning Ice Crash aka Melee Flameblast cold to fire build
Mjölner: [2.0] Aegis Aurora + Mjölner, Facetank-Scion
Mjölner: 2.0 Block/EB/MOM/GR cyclone mjölner build (hc viable)
Mjölner: [2.0]GomennaScion's ThorTank (Mjölner, ZO, CI, Max Block)
Mjölner: [2.1 Korago's "Budget" Life based Mjolner - No Voll's required]
Mjölner: [2.0.4 SC] Disnuker Mjolner with RF and AoE radius!
Mjölner: [2.1] Sossaman's Mjolnadin – strongest while cheapest mjolner-build? [Discharge, no Voll's required]
Mjölner: [2.1] Good ol' double Arc Mjölner
Reave: [2.1] Scion Elemental Claw Reave - Amazing clear speed on low budget elemental build
Reave: [2.1] Lee_P's Slide'n'Slash Crit Reave 233k AOE [SC]
Reave/Cyclone: [2.1] Arly's Elemental Cyclone Reaver Scion [Complete] elemental build
Unarmed (Facebreaker): [2.0]201.1k dps Facebreaker Cycloner Scion
Unarmed (Facebreaker): [2.0] Facebreaker Cyclone Scion *HARDCORE/TEMPEST* - Extremely Cheap!
Unarmed (Facebreaker): CircleOLife Cyclone Facebreaker Shield Block
Unarmed (Facebreaker): [2.0] The IceBreaker Scion. Ice Crash + Facebreakers + Counter Skills = Great fun!
Unarmed (Facebreaker): [2.0.x] Zma_PWned Crash (currently on Warbands)
Unarmed (Facebreaker): [2.1] Flaskman! - 274k+ DPS Crit Facebreaker Infernal Blow, with Flasks!
Wild Strike: [2.0] The fevered Soul Strike Scion (392 Manacost Wild Strike)
Wild Strike: (ง ͠° ͟ل͜ ͡°)ง Rainbow Soul [2.1] Cheap To Gear70k+ DPS - RUN ALL MAP MODS!
Wild Strike: [2.1] Wildstrike 200k+ dps -> with CoC 2.0 mechanics

Caustic Arrow: [2.1 Video Guide] Poison Arrow MF Guide 340+ IIR/45+ IIQ [HC/SC Viable]
Explosive Arrow: [2.0] (SC) BM, Dual Curse, EE, Explosive Arrow Scion
Explosive Arrow: [2.0.1] Bloody Explosive Arrow Build (258% Life + 7.8% Life Regen)
Explosive Arrow: 2.0.2[Tempest] Ghost Explosive Arrow Build (unique utility setup) uses knockback
Explosive Arrow: Vyvanne's 9 Link Explosive Arrow Build - EE, BM, Dual Curse. [Tempest] Uses two alternating EA setups
Explosive Arrow: [2.1] Explosive Arrow Build - Uber viable - Peyter
Split Arrow: [2.1] Realyn's Split Arrow Windripper build for HC - Video added Windripper ele build
Split Arrow: Null's Inclination Build uses Null's Inclination for minion support
Split Arrow/Blast Rain: [2.1] Ele Crit Split Arrow/Blast Rain Windripper ele build
Dual totem - Siege Ballista: [2.1 Video Guide] Dual Elemental Siege Ballista Build [HC/SC & Atziri Viable]
Dual totem - Siege Ballista: [HC Talisman] Chaos/Poison Siege Ballista - over 30k dps per totem, 5k hp, 14k armor
-----Spectral Throw
Spectral Throw: Spectral Throw Returns ELE BUZZSAW 50k+ DPS Ele Atziri Capable/High End Mapping 2.1 Talisman
Spectral Throw: [2.1] Elemental Buzzsaw / Spectral Throw (Crit Sword)
Kinetic Blast: Kinetic Blast to a new level: CI 258k dps 10,5k ES 35%block #1 clear speed build
Kinetic Blast: [2.1.1] Morrah's WanderThrow LL ML ヽ(◉◡◔)ノ

Remote Mine - Bladefall: [2.1] Minefall -- bhwung’s guide to mining for exalts (bladefall + remote mine)
-----Trigger Gems
Coc: [2.1] Fakener - "The Nut Buster" Cyclone CoC Discharge (Viable budget revision)
Coc: [2.1] "Circe" lite - Speed Clearing Mana based Low life CoC EE dual curse wander
Coc: [2.0] MauranKilom's RF Cast on Crit Mapper
Coc: [2.1] Poor Man's guide to big wand CoC - 200K Dps and Atziri on a 5L
Coc: [2.1][SC] HoHoHo Marry XMas - CoC Staff - Spin2Win Xmass Tree (Ez Maps / FuN) uses 2H staff
Coc: [2.1] QoQ CoC (Quill on Quill Cast on Crit) uses Quill Rain
Coc: CoC Discharge 2.1
Coc: [2.1] ElectroZombi's Cyclombi - 4 Spell Physical CoC Cyclone Tank (Hardcore Talisman)
Coc: [2.1] The Queen of Blades - Hybrid EK+Bladefall CoC - Tank+Damage as Fuck- Sub 2:20 Gorge Run
Coc: [2.1] Voltaxic CoC Poison Spork - awesome AOE damage & clear speed uses Voltaxic Rift
Coc/Unarmed: Crit Doryani's Fister or in other terms; A Budget CoC Build Doryani's Fist - coc hybrid
Comk: [2.0] Hurricane Katrina 2 - Eyes of the Storm [CoMK Cyclone/Shock Nova] Cast on melee kill with maxed aoe.
CwDT: [2.0] Dreamscythe's Dance of Death - (cwdt Scold's) - [Video] sef-triggering cwdt using Scold's Bridle
Generic / CwDT: The Modular Tank Build generic build for tanky build with different classes
CwDT, Vengeance, Riposte: [2.1] I AFK to clear maps
Auras/Curser: [2.0] Support/Multicurser Build Guide 5 curses, 5 auras
Auras: [2.1] HC Tanky 8 Auras + AA / MF Culling LowLife Build
Curser: [2.0] Generic curse support guide - The Doedre's apprentice
Curser: [2.0] 6 Curse Double Whispering Ice Scion Support 6 curses
Gluttony of Elements/Curser: [2.0] The Glupport - Quad curse immune to physical & elemental damage support
Vacuum cycloner: [2.1] SlipperySiren's Ghostbusting and Leo Trolling Vacuumer

[2.0] Explosive Arrow Scion, 1200 regen, 7k hp, phase acro, top ranking pvp build.

1.0 – 2.0 builds

Other guides

Absolute beginners should have a look at
How to make a build - quick start guide as well as at the
Guide to Game Mechanics and
Noperative's General Guide to Path of Exile
Last edited by Bada_Bing on February 3, 2016 9:02 PM
Last edited by Bada_Bing on July 18, 2015 6:53 PM
Good stuff.
As always great job :)
Frenzy Facebreaker: The Facenuker
I posted a 1.1 update for Necro's RF build on page 38 of his thread.
mondobogus wrote:
I posted a 1.1 update for Necro's RF build on page 38 of his thread.

Another dual flame totems build but with blood magic. You should add it.
Last edited by Kanzeon on March 10, 2014 11:18 PM
Kanzeon wrote:
Another dual flame totems build but with blood magic. You should add it.

Was already in the list.

Ethereal Knives: ZiggyD's Etheral Knives Mana Shield Scion Build Guide - Nemesis/Hardcore Tree updates at page 94

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