If you are careful, you should very very rarely have to fight three foes at the same time.
Originally Posted by Chad29
If you are careful, you should rarely have to fight two at the same time, but it happens.
Use your traps. Use Bard's Arrow. Use Cry of the Predator if one is an animal. Use Distracting Shot. Use Low Cut and kite.
Bottom line is that the advice you were given to focus on your maximum dps is the best advice, and for those situations when you have two foes, you are equipped to handle that, and for the rare situations when you have three foes, you are equipped to handle that, too.
If you are really finding that you regularly are having to fend off 2-3 or more foes at a time, then practicing your aggro management might help.
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