Earth is an element that has become unpopular lately, as other elements output much more damage with less effort required. Yet, there are some who still stick to Earth for reasons such as:
- Cute summons (Yggdrasil/Medusa)
- Tiamat wouldn’t drop any guns
which are perfectly valid reasons, even if you do less damage! But now that you’ve committed to Earth, how do you become as competitive with the other elements as possible? What strengths does Earth have compared to other elements?
This article will examine Earth’s weapon setups and characters to answer these questions. The assumption here is that you already have a basic understanding of how the game’s damage system works (if you don’t, refer to other guides such as Understanding Damage Mechanics) and are looking to optimise your team.