SWTOR Bounty Hunter Guide - 2.10.1

Stat Priority | Patch 2.10.1

Managing Primary (Aim, Cunning, Strength, Willpower) and Secondary (Accuracy, Critical Rating, Surge Rating, Power, Alacrity) stats is critical for maximizing your character. Mastering your Character Stats helps you pick gear and will improve your overall effectiveness as a Shield Tech spec Powertech (Bounty Hunter.)

Stat Priority

Expertise > Endurance > Shield > Absorb > Aim > Power > Defense

Stat Summaries

Expertise Rating: Increases your PvP Damage Boost, PvP Healing Boost, and PvP Damage Reduction. Expertise Rating is a PvP only stat and does not increase your performance in PvE gameplay. The value of Expertise Rating caps at 2018 Expertise Rating which provides 60% PvP Damage Boost, 35% PvP Healing Boost, and 37.5% PvP Damage Reduction. Endurance: Increases the amount of health you have and increases the speed of health regeneration. Shield Rating: Increases the Shield Chance for your shield to activate and mitigate incoming damage. You want to balance Shield Rating with Absorption Rating. Absorption Rating: Increases your Shield Absorption which determines the amount of damage mitigated by your shield. You want to balance Absorption Rating with Shield Rating. Aim: Increases the damage and healing done by your abilities and slightly improves your Critical Chance. Power/Tech Power: Increases the damage/healing done by your abilities. Accuracy Rating: Increases the chance that your attacks will successfully hit the target. Normal attacks (Ranged/Melee) start with a base chance to hit of 90% and special attacks (Force/Tech) start with a 100% chance to hit. Based on their class, players have a 5-10% Defense Chance which can be offset by 5-10% Bonus Accuracy for a total of 95-100% Ranged/Melee Accuracy and 105-110% Force/Tech Accuracy. 5% Bonus Accuracy, or 105% Force/Tech Accuracy, is the optimal amount to obtain for PvP. Defense Rating: Increases your Defense Chance which allows you to avoid attacks completely.