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Best Cleric Builds To Use

Cleric Builds
Tier Build Perks Skills Spells
S Tier
Support Build
Class:
Cleric
Weapons:
Flanged Mace, Shield
Advanced Healer
Kindness
Perseverance
Protection from Evil
Judgement
Spell Memory 2
Protection
Bless
Divine Strike
Lesser Heal
Holy Light
B Tier
Templar Build
Class:
Cleric
Weapons:
Flanged Mace, Shield, Spellbook
Other Items:
Ale +11 Str (Purhcased at Tavern Master)
Advanced Healer
Brewmaster
Kindness
Blunt Weapon Mastery
Judgement
Spell Memory 2
Protection
Bless
Divine Strike
Bind
Holy Light

Best Cleric Skills To Use

Rank Skill Desc
A Tier
JudgementAfter focusing for 0.5s, deal 30 damage to a target and reduce their movement speed by 20% for 2s. Can only be cast when targeting an enemy within 4.5m. If target gets out of range, casting fails.
Crowd Control
Slow
A Tier
SmiteFor 7s, deal additional +10 damage to all enemies you hit.
+ Physical Damage
B Tier
Holy PurificationInflicts 100 base damage to all undead within 7.5m.
Undead Damage Bonus
? Tier
Spell MemoryMemorize spells so you can cast magic.
Spell Capacity
? Tier
Spell Memory 2Memorize additional spells
Spell Capacity

Best Cleric Perks To Use

Rank Perk Desc
A Tier
Advanced HealerIncrease base heal by 5.
Heal
A Tier
KindnessSelf heal for 15% when healing another.
Heal
B Tier
Blunt Weapon MasteryIncreases attack power by 5% when attacking with a blunt weapon.
+% Physical Damage
B Tier
PerseveranceReduces all types of incoming damage by 3.
+ Damage Reduction
C Tier
BrewmasterYou don't see drunk visual effects.
Str
C Tier
RequiemReviving an ally revives them with 25% HP, instead of 1% HP from the alter.
Heal
C Tier
Undead SlayingIncrease damage bonus by 20% when attacking undead.
Undead Damage Bonus
E Tier
Protection from EvilDuration of harmful DoTs reduced by -20%.
Heal

Best Cleric Spells To Use

Rank Spell Cost Cast Desc
S Tier
Holy Light54Heals an ally for 30 HP or does 100 base magic damage to undead.
Divine
Heal
Undead Damage Bonus
S Tier
Lesser Heal44Heals a target for 15 HP. Casts to self if no valid target.
Divine
Heal
A Tier
Bless15Target gains +3 STR, AGI, WILL for 30 seconds. Casts on self if no valid target.
Divine
Str
Agi
Will
Buff
A Tier
Divine Strike25Increases weapon damage by 10 for 20 seconds.
Divine
+ Physical Damage
Buff
A Tier
Protection15Creates a shield that blocks 20 physical damage for 20 seconds
Divine
Shield
Buff
B Tier
Bind34Binds/Roots the target for 0.75 seconds
Divine
Crowd Control
C Tier
Resurrection81Target an ally to resurrect them from the dead. The corpse must have a soul heart.
Divine
Heal
E Tier
Cleanse25Removes all harmful magic effects from target.
Divine
Heal
Cleanse

How do I recharge/recover Cleric spell casts?

You can sit at a campfire to recover spell casts. (Ranger Class by default comes with a Free Campfire)

Best Cleric Stats To Use

Rank Stat Desc
S Tier
All AttributesIncreases all stats of your character.
A Tier
Additional Magic DamageIncreases bonus magic damage your spells will do.
A Tier
AgilityIncreases Base Move Speed, Action/Attack Speed, and Equip/Interaction Speed
A Tier
KnowledgeIncreases spell casting speed + Spell Count + Item Identification Speed.
A Tier
Magical PowerIncrease your overall spell power.
A Tier
Max HealthIncreases your character's maxmium health.
A Tier
Spell Capacity BonusWill determine how many or the level of the spells you can memorize and take into the game.
A Tier
WillIncreases Spell Power, Increases Buff/Curse Duration, and Increases your Magic Resistance.
B Tier
Buff DurationIncreases buff duration (Protection, Invisibility, Bless, etc)
B Tier
Magic ResistanceReduces the amount of magical damage you recieve by another player (Magical Armor Rating)
B Tier
Magical Damage ReductionReduces the amount of magical damage you recieve by another player
B Tier
Magical HealingIncrease the magical healing amount you receive from a healing spell.
B Tier
Physical Damage ReductionReduces the amount of physical damage you recieve by another player.
C Tier
Action SpeedIncreases how fast you interact with objects (looting ,chest, portals, corpses, etc).
C Tier
ResourcefulnessIncreases how fast you interact with objects, and significanly increases how quickly you install items such as traps and campfires.
E Tier
Item Equip SpeedIncrease how long it takes you equip items you put on your character.

Best Cleric Weapons To Use

Dark and Darker Best Cleric Weapons
Tier Weapon Type Flat Damage Weapon Combo/Speed/Damage Move Speed
? Tier
Buckler
Shield
Fighter, Cleric
6
-7
? Tier
Flanged Mace
Mace
Fighter, Cleric
26
Range:
Short
HitBox:
Average
Blunt
Blunt
Blunt
0.87s
0.92s
1.07s
100%
70%
100%
-25
? Tier
Heater Shield
Shield
Fighter, Cleric
15
Range:
Short
HitBox:
Small
-15
? Tier
Morning Star
Mace
Cleric
28
Range:
Short
HitBox:
Big
Blunt
Blunt
Blunt
1.15s
1.03s
1.12s
100%
70%
100%
-25
? Tier
Round Shield
Shield
Fighter, Cleric
13
-12
? Tier
Spellbook
Magical
Wizard, Cleric
0
-10
? Tier
War Maul
Mace
Barbarian, Cleric
45
Range:
Medium
HitBox:
Big
Blunt
Blunt
Blunt
1.33s
1.2s
1.2s
100%
70%
100%
-55
? Tier
Wizard Staff
Magical
Wizard, Cleric
19
Range:
Long
HitBox:
Small
Blunt
Blunt
0.63s
1.01s
100%
80%
-20