Best weapon for a Demon Hunter?

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User Info: Tyren3402

Tyren3402
4 years ago#1
Been making my way through normal and now nightmare. Started out using dual xbows, but then found sweet 2h with +95 dex on it. Honestly I dont like the way it makes me look though, and Im just wondering if its better to dual wield or go with a 2h. I know 2hands do more dmg but honestly dual wield looks badass and to me has more versatility. But I thought Id ask the community whats better for someone working towards inferno?

User Info: boochy

boochy
4 years ago#2
How you look will mean nothing when you are dieing continuously from lack of damage. Pick whatever does the most damage.
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User Info: DoctorDoom80

DoctorDoom80
4 years ago#3
boochy posted...
How you look will mean nothing when you are dieing continuously from lack of damage. Pick whatever does the most damage.

There is no best weapon for any class.
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User Info: RaveltGlory

RaveltGlory
4 years ago#4
If you use Thrill of the Hunt, Dualing is wicked.

Rooting + any Stun you can put out can typically make you flawless.

User Info: angermngment101

angermngment101
4 years ago#5
I love getting 2 1-hand crossbows.

Im getting attack speed on everything. Holy ****.
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User Info: RaveltGlory

RaveltGlory
4 years ago#6
angermngment101 posted...
I love getting 2 1-hand crossbows.

Im getting attack speed on everything. Holy ****.


I know right?

You throw on Hungering with the increase chance to rebound and it's insane. Bola is also nice, but the lag time in explosion isn't really helping much.

User Info: Squall28

Squall28
4 years ago#7
Do you see how all those skills are % of weapon damage? That big 2H is what's going to drive that up. DW just gives you more speed. Personally, I've been sticking with shields because I hate getting one shot.
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User Info: SirGizmo

SirGizmo
4 years ago#8
Faster generation of Hatred (more skills) vs. more damage.

Pick.

Doesn't really matter in the long run, they even out in my experiences.
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User Info: Wolf_McWolf

Wolf_McWolf
4 years ago#9
I've always used bows and two-handed crossbows on my DH, since skill damage is based on weapon damage. I've been using crossbows for a good while now, but I was thinking of trying out a bow for a while with that passive that increases damage with bows by 50%.
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User Info: angermngment101

angermngment101
4 years ago#10

From: RaveltGlory | #006
You throw on Hungering with the increase chance to rebound and it's insane. Bola is also nice, but the lag time in explosion isn't really helping much.


yea, I dont like bola at all. Why use it when I could get full damage instantly with hungering?

I like the split shot thing with hungering. Often times, the one arrow will split to 3, then bounce BACK to the original monster. Thats a lot of damage.
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