Monk GR 20 Starter Build Raiment Set

The Monk GR 20 Starter Build is designed to clear a GR 20 solo with 2 Raiment set pieces from Headrig’s Gift (“Free Set”). For an overview of all Headrig’s Gifts in Season 11 click here.

Monk GR 20 Starter Build – Build

Monk GR 20 Starter Build

Monk GR 20 Starter Build – Gameplay

Monk GR 20 Starter Build – Playstyle

  • Run around and pull mobs, the more the better – use Cyclone Strike situational
  • Put 1-3 Exploding Palms – try to hit low health mobs
  • Hold down Mangle
  • Use Inner Sanctuary when you’re taking a lot of damage
  • Dashing Strike for movement / positioning

Monk GR 20 Starter Build – Items

  • 2 pieces of Raiment set – don’t use 4 pieces (3 is fine, you just don’t want the 4 piece set bonus)
  • Weapons: craft 2 yellow level 70 fists at the blacksmith
  • Other slots: fill with yellow level 70 items

Monk GR 20 Starter Build – Rolls

  • Weapons: Socket, Dex, Life on Hit / % Dmg / …
  • Rings, Neck: CHC, CHD, Dex
  • Gloves: CHC, CHD, Dex, Vit
  • Bracers: CHC, Dex, Vit, % Fire Elemental Dmg
  • Pants: Dex, Vit, 2 Sockets, All Res / …
  • Boots: Dex, Vit, All Res, Movement Speed
  • Shoulders: Dex, Vit, All Res, Life / …
  • Chest: Dex, Vit, 3 Sockets, …
  • Belt: Dex, Vit, All Res, % Life
  • Head: Dex, Vit, CHC, Socket
  • Roll Life on Hit on a weapon and on one more item!

You want to achieve 450k+ dps, 600k+ life and 15k Life on Hit. This amount is pretty easy to achieve and will make the GR 20 trivial for you. With this build you can also farm the lower Torment levels.

Monk GR 20 Starter Build – Gems

  • Weapons: Emerald
  • Head: Amethyst
  • Chest, Pants: Emerald / Diamonds (depending on your toughness – try out)

Monk GR 20 Starter Build – Hints

  • Hire the Templar Follower: skill Heal, Loyalty, Charge, Guardian

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