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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby econ21 » Fri Apr 26, 2013 4:41 am

kenshin648 wrote:What are the thoughts of The Planar Edge, Reborn and its upgrades as tanking weapons?


It's perfectly itemised for tanks but is very costly in time and materials.

If you want a 463 starter weapon, the Klaxxi recipe ones would be cheaper but with worse stats. You'd be replacing the weapon soon, so I'd be inclined to go for the Klaxxi one on cost grounds.

The 476 version seems too costly for an interim weapon. For the content you'd bring a 476 weapon to, you could get by with a 463.

The 502 version is very attractive - as good as anything from ToT LFR - but very expensive for something that you should get from LFR, RNG willing. It's only a minor upgrade over an upgraded LFR Sha-touched weapon and obviously dominated by any T15 raid drop. So on balance, it's a great failsafe weapon if you are unlucky in or don't run ToT LFR. I may make one for an under-used alt. But it's so costly in mats and so slow to craft, I doubt mains will use it.

Ultimately, I think these weapons are fun transmog projects for BS that can be used in current content, but such usage is not their main function.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Schroom » Mon May 06, 2013 12:02 am

econ21 wrote:The 502 version is very attractive - as good as anything from ToT LFR - but very expensive for something that you should get from LFR, RNG willing. It's only a minor upgrade over an upgraded LFR Sha-touched weapon and obviously dominated by any T15 raid drop. So on balance, it's a great failsafe weapon if you are unlucky in or don't run ToT LFR. I may make one for an under-used alt. But it's so costly in mats and so slow to craft, I doubt mains will use it.



*Shushhh* don't tell anyone. or no one will buy mine from the AH and make me rich.

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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Uronaldo » Tue May 07, 2013 9:36 am

Hi I have a few questions which I've researched and couldn't find any answer.

My Character is this one http://us.battle.net/wow/en/character/uldaman/Sidalol/

So far I'm with 11k haste and being able to keep in certain fights a 60% uptime on shor.

My questions so far are should i keep getting more haste in my gear? Should I start focusing in mastery or even stamina?

Make any sense to have a mastery set for a specific fight or haste still the best option?

Legendary metagem I`ve been discussing this with my raid leader. I want to get the dps one instead of the tanking one while he is saying the opposite. Which metagem should I get?
The only fight I take a huge amount of dmg is only H Horridon during the enrage and I think the DPS metagem could increase my dmg by 10% or even more.

Also any advice about my gear I would appreciate.

Thank you

Sorry for any english mistake isn`t my first language.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Worldie » Tue May 07, 2013 12:59 pm

Your metagem choice should depend on what your raid would benefit more, added survivability or extra DPS. Bare in mind the legendary dps meta is like 10% DPS bonus to your own dps.

Most raids at this point of the game benefit more from added DPS than from some RNG survivability.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Zothor » Wed May 08, 2013 10:27 am

Worldie wrote:Your metagem choice should depend on what your raid would benefit more, added survivability or extra DPS. Bare in mind the legendary dps meta is like 10% DPS bonus to your own dps.

Most raids at this point of the game benefit more from added DPS than from some RNG survivability.


I haven't seen a source for that 10% figure, although I've heard people say it's huge DPS for tanks. Do you happen to know where it came from? Given that the proc scales with AP I believe it, but I'd love to see the numbers since.

That said, I admit that I also turned my nose at first at the Indominable given that it's an uncontrollable proc, but the uptime and strength of that proc are legitimately absurd. I set a WeakAura for all of my defensives and put that in it, so I can see at a glance when it pops up, and how long I have left on it. Two things jump out:

(1) First, since it's RPPM based on incoming attacks, it's only up when you're tanking. So this is drastically more powerful on tank swap fights.
(2) Second, since it's RPPM and not ICD, it can overwrite itself. It clips, sure, but that's a solid 20-25 seconds of what is effectively a free glyphed Divine Protection.

I'm in a 25H haste gearing/stam stacking progression build, and this thing still procs like crazy. If you're in a 10M, or 25 LFR/N build where you're living with haste gemming as well, you're going to see even more insane uptimes on this thing because RPPM scales with haste. Of course, that probably applies to the DPS one as well.

In short... I have gotten noticeably more invincible since I got this thing. And no, that's not a misnomer; tanking isn't binary, as I think we've all come to accept. Smoother is better, REALLY not dead is easier for your healers to deal with than only slightly not dead, and this thing has saved my guild several kills where I've all but been the last man standing. When I've got the proc up, I can save my personal CDs; if you plan around that and you're not incredibly unlucky, it's a significant increase in defensive power.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby econ21 » Wed May 08, 2013 10:38 am

Zothor wrote:I set a WeakAura for all of my defensives and put that in it, so I can see at a glance when it pops up, and how long I have left on it.


Would you mind sharing that string? At least the indomitable part?
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Zothor » Wed May 08, 2013 5:23 pm

econ21 wrote:
Zothor wrote:I set a WeakAura for all of my defensives and put that in it, so I can see at a glance when it pops up, and how long I have left on it.


Would you mind sharing that string? At least the indomitable part?


Fair warning: these aren't separate bars or anything. One overlaps the other. My personal feeling is that, if I have a defensive up, that's what I need to know. If I have two, that's gravy. I'm sure I missed some externals, but I tried to include the ones that my raid tends to use on me. Raidwide externals are on a different aura that's not included here.

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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Fenrìr » Thu May 09, 2013 2:44 am

Zothor wrote:I haven't seen a source for that 10% figure, although I've heard people say it's huge DPS for tanks. Do you happen to know where it came from? Given that the proc scales with AP I believe it, but I'd love to see the numbers since.



You can easily just glance at recount/skada/logs to see how much of a dps increase it is. When I was tanking, it was upwards of around 11-12% for me.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Alihu » Fri May 10, 2013 1:42 pm

Hey guys, so first time here. Still pretty new to paladin tanking, swaped from warrior to pally basically 2 weeks after ToT came out. I noticed alot of people go for the haste build, I just have yet to feel comfortable doing it, so I have been doing mastery.

So, recently Mr. Robot was telling me to gem all stam until i changed the weights to add in more mastery, but now I feel as if I have to little stam. Heres my armory: http://us.battle.net/wow/en/character/s ... u/advanced

Also, would it be best to just go ahead and swap over to the haste/control build, since it seems alot of paladins tanking ToT are currently using it

Side note: I have the shadow-pan stam trinket, for extra life if I need to swap to it
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Fetzie » Fri May 10, 2013 2:15 pm

Ask Mr Robot is set up for a stamina heavy build because that is what is best for SURVIVABILITY.

However: so long as you aren't raiding 25H content, you already have enough health on the gear, so tune down the stamina weighting and dial up the haste a bit.

Oh, get rid of that Ji'kun trinket. It is really quite crappy.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Rookfire » Fri May 10, 2013 5:09 pm

Hi gang! I finally spent some valor and overhauled my gear a bit from a while ago. I'm the main tank for our guild running normal ToT 10man progression.

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/character/Kil%27Jaeden/Rookfire/advanced

Even after tweaking stat weights, I still seem to have found a more efficient reforge setup than what askmrrobot suggested (just changed a couple). What do you think?

It's a hard cap haste build. I'm mainly worried about the 4 piece bonus I gave up, and if my new gear is good enough to warrant the swap or if I should put it back on. Sadly though, the 2 pieces I took off were 483s which I can't tell if it makes it easier or harder to compare. The new gear since raiding Terrace: Weapon, Shield, Neck, Pants, Chest, Belt.

I also want to know if anyone has been running with Darkmist Vortex or a similar large-haste trinket instead of another stam stick, and if so, how that works out for them?

Thanks for looking! I'm open to all advice, and looking for ANY improvements (even if it's just 1 gem swap etc). Love you all :D
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby kenshin648 » Wed May 15, 2013 1:24 am

What should I work on from here? (note that i'll likely change the gem in the pants, since I put that one in there for my dps spec)

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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby econ21 » Wed May 15, 2013 3:27 am

kenshin648 wrote:What should I work on from here?


You seem to have almost exhausted 5 mans as a source for gear, but not have done LFR, so that would be the next place. I would aim to get 480 ilevel, so you can do the ToT LFR and get the SPA rep needed to unlock the 522 VP gear. At your gear level, I'd be inclined to run ToT LFR as dps but you should try to tank the earlier LFRs.

A few specific points:

(1) Consider 476 honour gear for upgrading some slots. You can get honour easily from Tol Barad and Wintergrasp if your faction predominates. Or take your jps and convert to honour.

(2) As a BS, you could start crafting the new ingots to learn 458 pvp gear recipes, 502 weapons and epic Pve recipes. Don't forget your belt buckle.

(3) As a JC, consider using stamina serpent eye's - the trade off between primary and secondary stats for jc gems was not changed when the budget for secondary stats on normal gems was raised.

(4) Get more glyphs - battle healer and divine protection are excellent; focused shield is good for some boss fights.

(5) You probably don't want to enchant/reforge your low level items, but at some point (e.g. if tanking LFR), I would. You could use the control/haste option of Ask Mr Robot to guide you there. Don't follow it slavishly - sometimes it's optimisation routine hiccups - but the principles behind it are sound.

(6) You need a better second trinket. The ghost iron dragonling is an engineering BoE that gives you 1800 stats (e.g. hit, exp, haste) - it's excellent; get one from the AH or ask for an engineer to make one. Or try to pick up a second stamina trinket - e.g. the darkmoon card or SP trinket.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Tbickle » Wed May 15, 2013 1:20 pm

Hello, I'm a new Prot Pally and I need some advice...
So, here's my armory: http://us.battle.net/wow/en/character/n ... n/advanced

I was doing LFR as DPS, that's why there's some crits (I just tank LFR now, since my guild don't have a raid core).
I follow the Control/Mastery and I will buy the DPS cloak, ring (tank) and gloves (tank) from Shado-Pan Assault.
Should I trade my Shoulders to the Prot one for the 2piece bonus?
The Operation Shieldwall boots (iLvl 496, avoidance) would help me?
Any other advice?

Thank you and excuse my poor english, I'm Brazilian (don't be cruel).
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Azlynn » Wed May 15, 2013 3:35 pm

Hey everyone, I've been digging through the mass of information here but can't help but feel I'm missing something so I figured I'd see if anyone can spot something I'm missing. I'm finding I often struggle to maintain a reasonable amount of threat compared to other tanks I run with and even sometimes DPS. Typically I'm running with other tanking classes such as Druid & Monk so I can't directly compare. On average I'm a few ilvls behind gear-wise, but only 3-5. My survivability seems fine so threat gen is my concern here. I can't tell if I'm just not playing it right, gearing right or what. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

Here's my armory link:
http://armorylite.com/us/baelgun/Azlynn

After digging through the theory crafting threads I've used the following stat-weights for handling my gems/reforges/enchants:
Stamina: 0.99(Had to make it this low or it would only recommend stam gems/enchants)
Hit: 3.00
Expertise: 2.99
Haste: 1.75
Armor: 1.00
Mastery: 0.90
Strength: 0.50
Dodge: 0.25
Parry: 0.25

I use the following ability priorities:
1.Hammer of the Righteous (only use to maintain Weakened Blows)
2.Crusader Strike
3.Judgment
4.Avenger's Shield
5.Holy Wrath
6.Consecration
7.Hammer of Wrath
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Harb » Mon May 20, 2013 6:28 am

Hi All,
Back again below is my current link for tank gear for council using cds damage is still alot more than normal.
Should i use more stam for hp or my haste when in raid is around 18.18%. hp is 760 roughly depending on buffs.

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/character/p ... rau/simple

Should i go for more hp or keep as i am?
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Schroom » Tue May 21, 2013 4:25 am

damn blizz maintainence.

I go full haste on council HM. I still got about 690k HP but 36,68% Meleehaste.

the inc damage is not a problem at all. there really si only one pahse for me where i get a lot of damage. as I start with marli to position her and build some thread and then go over in Tanking Sul, the ardest phase is when i taunt Malak and still got those other 2 Bosses hitting me, but GoAk is enough to keep it smooth here.

also I'm at > 200k DPS on this fight which helps a lot!
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Marilee » Thu May 23, 2013 7:51 am

Which valor-purchased 522 chest is a superior choice? I like the hit+expertise combo on the Gianttooth, but the Brutal Strikes "official tanking" chest has reduced Strength to give more secondary stats overall, even though one of those is Dodge. Which should I go for? (Assume no other chestpieces are in consideration... just comparing these two.)
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http://www.wowhead.com/item=95076
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby daishan » Thu May 23, 2013 8:44 am

Assuming wowhead isn't bugged the "tank" chest with reduced strength actually has less secondary stats. :?

907 exp + 990 hit = 1897
1063 dodge + 782 hit = 1845

So if those numbers are correct get the hit/exp one.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Marilee » Thu May 23, 2013 8:47 am

daishan wrote:Assuming wowhead isn't bugged the "tank" chest with reduced strength actually has less secondary stats. :?

907 exp + 990 hit = 1897
1063 dodge + 782 hit = 1845

So if those numbers are correct get the hit/exp one.


Holy crap. O.o lol

Glad I asked since I'm too lazy to actually look at the numbers and assumed.......
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Vallynne » Thu May 23, 2013 7:33 pm

So...I've been raiding ToT normal for a couple of months now, farming the LFR (without a whole lot of luck there...) and have managed to get just the chest and shoulders of T15 (in LFR) - but I've gotten TF Puncture-Proof Greathelm http://www.wowhead.com/item=96024, 516 shoulders ( Thunder Bastion Pauldrons of the Bedrock), and the 522 Fortitude of the Zandalari http://www.wowhead.com/item=94516. I have (522) Chestplate of Violent Detonation also.

I tend to do OK using a control/mastery build, although I've tweaked AMR to add more mastery than stam (which was about all it was doing.)

AMR will look for best in bags and absolutely not let me take off my T14 four-set, which is a pretty nice bonus I admit! - but is it really THAT great? I don't know. I'd love to hear your thoughts. My four-set consists of three old LFR pieces (we were slow raiding that content and moved right ahead.)

I'm considering a haste build; I know my toon well. I'm not sure if changing the build affects how tied I am to the T14 four-set. Is it best to push onward to the T15 four-set wearing my old T14, or find time to pug into T14 content and at least get rid of the 483/LFR gear, or...just not listen to AMR and ditch the T14 four-set altogether?

Armory link: http://us.battle.net/wow/en/character/draka/Vallynne/advanced.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Vallynne » Thu May 23, 2013 7:44 pm

Azlynn wrote:Hey everyone, I've been digging through the mass of information here but can't help but feel I'm missing something so I figured I'd see if anyone can spot something I'm missing. I'm finding I often struggle to maintain a reasonable amount of threat compared to other tanks I run with and even sometimes DPS. Typically I'm running with other tanking classes such as Druid & Monk so I can't directly compare. On average I'm a few ilvls behind gear-wise, but only 3-5. My survivability seems fine so threat gen is my concern here. I can't tell if I'm just not playing it right, gearing right or what. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
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I use the following ability priorities:
1.Hammer of the Righteous (only use to maintain Weakened Blows)
2.Crusader Strike
3.Judgment
4.Avenger's Shield
5.Holy Wrath
6.Consecration
7.Hammer of Wrath


Hi, I run into the same problem against my warrior OT (and just about any other tank), but generally only on AoE pulls. I've tried everything, including switching seals (Seal of Righteousness for AoE/Seal of Truth if needing more threat on single target.) I tend to throw down Consecrate a little earlier in priority than you are (both Seal of Righteousness and Consecrate were buffed in 5.2, see patch notes http://us.battle.net/wow/en/blog/8896363/#class_paladin - yet it's not really helping!!! So while I have advice, it's advice I've taken and not found very useful against other tank threat (don't get me started on hunter pets.) My survivability is better than my OT's, and my ilvl is comparable. I'm sort of relieved I'm not the only one noticing this.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby econ21 » Fri May 24, 2013 5:01 am

Vallynne wrote:...have managed to get just the chest and shoulders of T15 (in LFR) - but I've gotten TF Puncture-Proof Greathelm http://www.wowhead.com/item=96024, 516 shoulders ( Thunder Bastion Pauldrons of the Bedrock), ....

Is it best to push onward to the T15 four-set wearing my old T14, or find time to pug into T14 content and at least get rid of the 483/LFR gear, or...just not listen to AMR and ditch the T14 four-set altogether?


Just not listen. AMR loves the T14 four-set bonus. Only with full 522 pieces would it let me get rid of my 4pc, mainly 483, and even then the next change in my score was essentially zero. I'm not a maths person, but I think there's something fishy with this. The sheer increase in stamina (and other stats) from the ilevel are hard to ignore. Personally, I'd just forget T14 and go with the higher ilevel pieces you have (I would not trade T15 LFR tier for 522 non-tier either).

On threat and co-tanks, good luck Azlynn competing with bears and monks on snap AOE. More generally, vengeance is such a big deal, whoever goes first tends to keep the threat. In PUGs, be aggressive and pull first. With guildies, you could agree to taunt swap at the start of fights, so both have some vengeance.
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby Vallynne » Fri May 24, 2013 5:37 am

econ21 wrote:
Just not listen. AMR loves the T14 four-set bonus. Only with full 522 pieces would it let me get rid of my 4pc, mainly 483, and even then the next change in my score was essentially zero. I'm not a maths person, but I think there's something fishy with this. The sheer increase in stamina (and other stats) from the ilevel are hard to ignore. Personally, I'd just forget T14 and go with the higher ilevel pieces you have (I would not trade T15 LFR tier for 522 non-tier either).


Thanks! OK, so...I am wearing a nice 522 non-tier chest, but do have the T15 LFR piece, along with the T15 LFR shoulders (those are the only tier pieces I've managed over all these weeks.) Obviously put the 528 helm on, and LFR shoulders have gem slots where the 516 shoulders I also have don't, but...but...what about the chest? Ditch my 522 for now and go with a 2-set from LFR until legs or hands (finally) drop?

In this tier, it's hard to know whether to push hard for the T15 bonuses or wear some of the solid non-tier pieces! I knew there would be a point where the sheer stam gain on new pieces would outweigh what the T14 tier bonus was doing, but I'm not Theck and more than a little math makes my eyes go all googly :?
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Re: Gear Check/Advice Thread (All Specific Advice Requests H

Postby kywirelessguy » Mon May 27, 2013 9:04 am

http://armorylite.com/us/moknathal/Panthias

I have a lot of the masterwork stuff, I have taken the parry/dodge and replaced it with hit/exp in several cases. I'm starting to run low on the cash though, so I don't have any enchants. I am planning on dropping mining for enchanting so I'm going to hold off on that front.

My real question is what blue gems should I use at this level? My HP is still sub 400k, so I'm thinking I need to be using stam as much as possible for gem slots until I get some higher ilvl gear, but all the threads say to push hit/exp to 7.5% > mastery > dodge/parry, nothing about stam.

Any thoughts or tips and keep in mind I'm pretty broke at the moment.

Thanks

Edit: and you might be able to tell by my signature, I haven't played WoW in awhile ;)
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