In Guild Wars 2, the Necromancer profession is all related to life drain abilities. They can cast debuffs, DoTs, etc., and they’re adept at close range combat and they’re good with magic. [A full list of Guild Wars 2 Professions]
Necromancers are masters of dark arts. They summon the dead to fight for them, channel blood energy, and rend their enemies’ souls. Necromancers draw life force and use it to strengthen or heal themselves and others. (Necromancers wear light armor.)
Necromancers are more Damage than anything else. They need to be very skillful in close range combat abilities in order to be successful. Their ranged combat abilities are nice too. It’s almost like the magic equivalent of the Warrior. They also have a few stun/debuff skills.
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