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Wind Giant Warrior

(Skogul)

Wind Giant Warrior
Skogul SW

GRADE: 4-STAR

TYPE: HP

HOW TO GET: Summoning Stones, Mystical Scroll, Temple of Wishes, Wind Scroll

GOOD FOR: Rift Raid (R5), Dimensional Hole, Guild Content, Arena

SKOGUL Wind Giant Warrior
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MAX STATS (6* & Awakened)

HP: 11205 ATK: 560 DEF: 670 SPD: 96

AWAKENED BONUS

Increases Resistance by 25%

AWAKEN REQUIREMENTS

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20 High     5 Mid     15 High     5 Mid

 

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SKOGUL SKILLS

Skillups Needed: 10 (Use Family Skillups)

Iron Throw: Attacks the enemy and reduces the Attack Bar by 30% with a 50% chance.

  • Lv.2 Damage +5%

  • Lv.3 Harmful Effect Rate +5%

  • Lv.4 Damage +5%

  • Lv.5 Harmful Effect Rate +5%

  • Lv.6 Damage +10%

  • Lv.7 Harmful Effect Rate +10%

  • Lv.8 Damage +10%

  • Lv.9 Harmful Effect Rate +15%

Multiplier - 360% of the ATK stat before reduction 

 

Atlas Stone: Throws the weapon up in the sky and shares damage with all enemies by the amount of your MAX HP on your next turn. This attack can't be counterattacked. (Reusable in 6 turns)

  • Lv.2 Cooltime Turn -1

  • Lv.3 Cooltime Turn -1

Multiplier -  deals 100% of his MAX HP, split evenly between all living targets. This damage is fixed damage. 

Weight of Survival (Passive): You can't counterattack or attack together with other allies while the weapon is not in your hand, but your Defense will be increased by 50%. Also decreases the cooldown time when you're attacked. [Automatic Effect]

Multiplier - none

Leader Skill:  Increases the Defense of ally monsters by 22%.

SKOGUL RUNES

Early-Mid Game

Focus on HP, Def

2 - Sets | Energy, Focus

4 - Set | Vampire

 

End Game 

Focus on Spd, Hp, Def, Res

2 - Sets | Will, Nemesis​​

4 - Set | Violent

R5 Build 

Focus on Spd, Hp, Def, Acc, Res

2 - Sets | Endure, Fight, Determination, Enhance, Accuracy, Tolerance​​

4 - Set | Violent, Vampire

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HP% 

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Keep in mind these are just general recommendations, you will need to alter your rune and stat builds based on what content you want to use this monster for and what team you are using him with. 

 

If you’re looking for detailed rune and stat builds you should take a look at SWMaster’s Rune Farming Guide – I have been a member of their site since I was new to Summoners War and would highly recommend it to all players.

 
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Learn About Runes, Drop Locations, and More!

STRENGTHS/WEAKNESSES

Strengths:

•The Wind Giant Warrior, Skogul is a huge damage dealer that doesn't need CR or CD.

•His 2rd skill does huge fixed damage. This means defense doesn't really matter. 

•His 1st skill does ATK bar strip. 

•His passive allows him to reduce cool downs if he's hit while the stone is in the air. 

•His Leader skill is great for keeping your team alive. 

•He is amazing for R5 as a tank and damage dealer. 

 

Weakness:

•Skogul needs over the top HP to be truly effective. 

•The giant stone won't drop if he is stunned or sleeping.

•Monsters that can ATK bar strip, stun, or sleep are his worst nightmares. 

 

RANKING

GB12 (0/10): Skogul is not good in Giant's B12 because 66.6% of his rock damage is absorbed by the two towers instead of the boss. There are tons of better F2P options so don't use him here.

DB12 (0/10): Skogul is not good in Dragon's B12 because 66.6% of his rock damage is absorbed by the two towers instead of the boss. He also has element disadvantage, there are tons of better F2P options so don't use him here.

NB12 (0/10): Skogul is not good in Nerco B12 because he has no Multi-hits to break through the boss' shield or important buffs/debuffs. 

ToA (0/10): ToA monsters have tons of HP so Skoguls damage will not do much, he also doesn't provide any type of important crowd control. 

Rift of Worlds (7/10): While Skogul is pretty bad in all the Rift Beasts he is a great frontline tank that doubles as a damage dealer. His high HP combined with his passive that increases his Def he can easily tank the frontline especially if you build him on Vampire runes. His skill one also provides ATB push back and his skill two does a good amount of damage to the boss.  

Dimensional Hole (7/10): Skogul is being used in a few good teams for KZ5 and EL5 (The Rune Dungeons).

Labyrinth (7/10): Skogul is a great option for certain Labyrinth stages. 

Arena (6/10): He is pretty bad on arena defense because he gets killed easily by Lushens but a 2-3 Skogul offense with something like a Fran or Woosa to protect them can work. 

Guild Wars (10/10): Guild Wars and Guild Siege is really where Skogul shines. He's currently the absolute best 4-star tower defense monster and insanely strong for regular Guild Wars defense as well. Skogul is also a beast on offense. 

RTA (4/10): Skogul is not a great pick in RTA, his HP scaling gets nerfed after a few turns when HP gets reduced and ATK gets increased. The RTA meta also has a lot of units that can easily control Skogul to stop him from landing his Atlas Stone. 

 
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
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