Use the Paladin’s Smite skill with the Fanaticism aura to deal massive damage
This version invests 20 points in Smite and also in the following skills:
This version of the build only spends one single point in Smite and invests 20 points in the skills below:
There aren’t any other skills required for this kind of Smiter. Thus, you’ll have enough points to merge with another Paladin build.
Some of the most popular options are:
For the Shield, Herald of Zakarum is preferable because it increases further Smite’s damage and it provides higher resistances. Exile is better in the case you use Steelrends instead of Dracul’s Grasp, for the life tap effect.
All in all the Smiter Paladin is one of the most popular D2R builds of all time!