Originally Posted by mucco
Axe is the best main hand for necros. combine with the vuln well, have fun putting 20 stacks of vuln on an enemy in 5 seconds. Then, use axe #2.
Also, its very fast attack speed (it's a double hit autoattack) combines excellently with the effect-on-crit traits under Curses.
Good. That's exactly what I do, quite often. Glad I'm not alone. I was mostly wondering because all of those I've spoken to before (or have seen posted builds of) are running staff and scepter/focus.