Frostbitten Core Set – Gem/Skill Guide

Frostbitten Core Set

This set is high cavalry attack, high defense debuff.

When attacking with Frostbitten, you ALWAYS send Cavalry Troops, as all boosts are tuned to improve cavalry attack stats.

Please note: All Skills/Gems listed below are for hitting Strongholds with their hero at home.  Alternate configurations are more appropriate for hitting a Stronghold with their hero marching, in prison or in the Wonder.

Copy/Paste Frostbitten Core Set Recipe (fits in GoW in-game chats):


All Pieces: Winters Essence + Frozen Soul + Icy Grip

Helm: Frost Ore + Frozen Breath + Broken Antler
Armor: Frost Steel + Deer Pelt + Frozen Breath
Feet: Winter Glass + Frost Steel + Ice Crystal
Weapon: Frost Ore + Ancient Spearhead + Winter Glass
Acc: Silver Seal + Deer Pelt + Broken Antler

Frostbitten Core Set Line Sharing Image:



Frostbitten Core Set Hero Skills:

This SS shows full hero level 60.  For lower hero levels, order of priority is:  Altar Boosts, Attack/Defense/Health Debuffs, Set Bonus, Rally Attack, Cavalry Attack, Health, and finally Cavalry Health


Frostbitten Core Set Gems (listed in order of priority):

*PLEASE NOTE: These gems are best for hitting SH with hero HOME.  Other configurations are better suited for hitting SH with hero in prison, marching or in the wonder.

Special:  Devastation (35% DD), Heartbreaker (25% DD), Leap Year (35% attack)
Regular: Leap Year (35% DD), Voyager (25% DD), Pot-o-Gold (17.5% attack, 17.5% DD), Torment (15% Cavalry Attack, 15% DD)


Frostbitten Core Set Special Set Bonuses:

Try to reset to one of these bonuses, or a combination of the two.  Testing indicates that TROOP DEFENSE DEBUFF produces best results, but RANGED TROOP DEFENSE DEBUFF is highly effective as well (and seems to be more common).

Frostbitten_Special_Bonus_Ranged_Defense_Debuff Frostbitten_Special_Bonus_Troop_Defense_Debuff

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