You can only have one engraving and one type of stat boost effect on any given piece of gear, which includes any boosts that come with the gear as a normal effect and not all engravings will apply to every piece of equipment. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. It allows you to restore a percentage of health, as long as damage is sustained. For example, a legendary engraving that reduces your adrenaline Overpower cost by one is going to be of a lot more benefit to an open combat specialist than any amount of assassination damage. For example, if you specialize in assassination damage and attacks, you’ll always want to choose gear that has assassination damage as a base attribute because the upper threshold for that effect can get as high as 15% on legendary gear, whereas the max effect of the assassination engraving is 10%. Unfortunately, I closed the … Obviously Agamemnon is made for using fire but Amazon seems like a really solid all around set. At the same time, I’m a huge fan of assassinations and the hero strike ability so I have a plus 10% assassin damage effect on all the other pieces of my gear. Legendary engravings start out at the maximum possible strength they can be, and you can usually only get your hands on them for completing specific feats like killing the minotaur or completing a significant quest. When in doubt you can sort your engravings based on specific armor types through the engravings menu in your inventory. Not all engravings can be equipped on every piece of gear, but it’s not always clear which can go where. The right engraving, weapons and abilities to use for a legendary set will make the armor set … I like the amazon set way better. Amazon set or Agamemnon set? Plus 3 of the bonuses are to specific weapon types making 2/3 useless at all times basically. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. I do plan on changing it up and using fire also. A more advanced setup might be a series of engravings focused entirely on melee combat, in which case you would again start from your base warrior damage bonus on all your gear, and then focus on engravings that fit your favorite weapon type. Starting on December 1, Red Dead Online, the popular online multiplayer mode of 2018’s Red Dead Redemption 2 is spinning off to a standalone game for $4.99,... It’s been a heck of a year guys. (2 sets.. bow, dagger/sword, spear). Also, my playstyle is a warrior/assassin mix. How to Get the Agamemnon Set Defeat Silver Vein Cultists to Acquire the Set These engravings are both collectible and reusable but follow a very specific set of rules that make them one of the most confusing mechanics in Odyssey. So, using an engraving with a 15% damage bonus to daggers on your head, and on both weapons will theoretically result in a plus 45% bonus to damage with daggers across the board. Idk if that would weigh into any thoughts anyone has. The Agamemnon Legendary armor set bonus is pretty great, as are the bonuses of each individual piece. About author. And it looks really cool and is very ornate, especially the helmet. This is another engraving that can only be obtained from a DLC weapon. As we mentioned earlier, it’s best to think of your spec like you have one primary stat, one secondary stat, and a third stat that you might use but much more rarely than the other two. As a result, your engravings will almost always be centered around your secondary combat style rather than on the damage you plan to use the most. Share Tweet. That said, there are a lot of different engravings available across Odyssey and there are effects that are sometimes way more valuable than a single stat boost engraving. For news, discussion and more about Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed franchise. So a chest piece with a natural plus 14% ranged damage effect can’t be equipped with a plus 10% ranged engraving to further increase ranged damage. I’m half way through and may not be an expert, but I use the amazon set for combat, and the pirate set (with 100% crit on full health) when I clear out forts and stuff. I use fire or poison as element depending on situations and mood. You get all of your base stat engravings just by making it to level 50, which includes bonuses to assassination, warrior, and ranged damage, as well as health, armor, crit chance, crit damage, elemental effects and headshot damage. Assassin's Creed Odyssey. So, as you kill enemies with your bow you’ll steadily complete a challenge associated with bow kills, and after you complete all five you’ll unlock the final tier of an engraving that boosts your effectiveness with a bow related stat. So, let’s talk about engravings, how to find them, and more importantly how you can use them to take your gear to the next level. You also get several more specialized engravings by completing the challenges associated with certain weapons and attacks.