Shadowlands Legendary powers grant impactful gameplay effects for your Balance Druid through the new Runecarving system. This is why I feel so strongly that the covenant choices should be fun utility spells and transmogs only. At max level, ... (everyone gets this ability no matter class and race). The dreamgrove website has been simming balance druid data for quite some time and basically prior to the convoke change, all 4 covenants were competitive for single target but Kyrian and Venthyr do really well in AOE situations. I play balance as main, mostly pvE. Although this has a long cooldown, you will normally get a kill while your Incarnation: Chosen of Elune is active. Still Feral can put incredible pressure despite the bleeds being on the weak side if you’re creative. Part of AfenarUI HUD The entire collection of Druid: Feral, Balance, Guardian specializations for World of Warcraft: Shadowlands. Hope to see an update to this with convoke changes. It LITERALLY says 'Ursol’s Vortex, Mighty Bash, and Mass Entanglement are all available through talentsYes but one has to take the Resto affinity for Ursol's Vortex, it isn't just a flat talent you can take nor is it in the same row as Might Bash/Mass Entanglement. Races are a very minor thing and there aren’t many options for druids. Don’t get me wrong , I love playing feral and I won’t ever reroll. PvP & PvE rankings, players rankings, best guilds, classes & race rankings, gear, gems, … That star surge passive makes no sense. It makes no sense whatsoever. The spec shines so well in the open world environment and can take great care of itself and hunt down virtually any class (including DH’s). Good in BGs too if you know your weakness and don’t just rush into team fights. Night Fae. We do absolutly no damage outside our Incarnation. Casting one of two spells like 15 times in a row and having that be the main thrust of your rotation is just terrible. If you wish to play as a druid, however, their size and look can be an issue. I'm constantly pulling crazy dps on convokes (single target). ; Spec Builds & Talents Check out the … Guardian was very powerful during Legion when those 2 were lagging behind (especially during Tomb), it’s just Guardian’s turn to be left behind atm. This topic was automatically closed 30 days after the last reply. Balance and feral have both atleast 4-5 classes which can do their job better. Ursol’s Vortex, You have to take the Resto affinity to get this, So while yes you prob are going to take that one, its not baseline like this leads me to believe.Otherwise its Maim for Feral and Incapacitating Roar for Guardian. Why is it that the covenant with the best druid aesthetic has the worst covenant abilities for druids? It feels ALMOST like a rogue, but with heals. I still can't believe how bad Convoke the Spirits is, on every level. BG’s are okay but you won’t find ferals in RBG’s I don’t think, which tells me they’re not the best in a BG setting. ... Best all round Covenant for Druid. Venthyr covenant class ability is the best for Guardian Druid as it enhances all his key weak elements. It’s just kinda sad to have to play 150% to be viable competitive wise and not finding teams and so on, I would rather spare op from that. Welcome to our World of Warcraft Shadowlands DPS Rankings updated for the latest Shadowlands PTR Patch and the newest Raid – Castle Nathria. A bit difficult in arena because it’s so easy to die if you don’t get good at pre bearing stuns. Linking up lots of Starsurges at the beginning of an eclipse is fun I guess, but the benefit isn't visible enough for it to really feel like any kind of achievement. So yes - the melee specs of Druid is doing poorly currently however both Resto and Balance are doing just fine (if not being on the stronger side). 4 Balance Druid. Like oh, a crit happened, that's nice. Best Races for PvE WoW Classic DPS Balance Druids Only two races in WoW Classic can be Druids: Night Elf for the Alliance and Tauren for the Horde. Out in the open world there’s other variables such as other players/mobs and terrain which can work in your favour but specifically duels we’re kinda meh. It really feels like we've taken a step back. Who is the best one? Likewise, Balance struggles in 2v2 arena specifically which Feral can shine really well in, but it’s very punishing if you get caught in stuns and whatnot. Top 5 best class and race combos in WoW Shadowlands. Void elves are, by far, the best casters in the alliance. Even Celestial Alignment/Incarnation feels like it does nothing. Better in mythic+ than people seem to think. Op is mostly focused on pvp in his post it seems. Like you said, moonkins can have good moments with critical strikes, but I feel like I never get to participate in those moments, if you get what I mean. Yeah its a matter of taste, for me it's the most fun I had with Balance since MOP, can't really reason that except that I didn't like the Legion/BFA version very much and didn't like the WOD version at all. Even if you’d look into the representation of Destro (in this example) and Balance across both BoD and m+ Balance Druid have almost a twice as big representation. For Horde, you will most likely want to be Troll for the extra haste during your ramp, druid already has a lot of mobility built-in especially with the Night Fae ability so you shouldn’t really need the Highmountain Tauren racial for … Balance Druid Macros 9.0.2 (Shadowlands) All of these Balance Druid Macros 9.0.2 have been tested with the latest World of Warcraft Shadowlands update. There’s nothing Feral does that Balance doesn’t do better in PvE currently. Mythic Plus Kyrian / Night Fae / Venthyr. Raid Kyrian / Night Fae Venthyr. World of Warcraft (9.0.2) World of Warcraft Race Tier List (Shadowlands) S Tier. Ursol’s Vortex, You have to take the Resto affinity to get this, So while yes you prob are going to take that one, its not baseline like this leads me to believe. We've got other classes summoning fae and wildlife, making crazy celestial nature visuals everywhere, but what do DRUIDS have from the DRUID covenant...? Balance Druid PvE DPS Build Odealo's Pocket Guide Updated for Patch 8.2.0. If you want to play balance, play a destro lock instead. . Perhaps Blizz is using BfA to prepare us Druids for Classic. Feral Druid: makes enemies DoT in the form of bleeding and relies on finishers broadly. Balance Druid: DoT again, but here the variety of abilities is a bit more interesting. an the buff to convoke might has just changed the best soulbind part of this. Here you can explore the optimal choices of Talents, Stats, Gear (BiS), Gems, Azerite Powers & Azerite Essences, Races, Consumables, Rotation. Ehat would you choose and why? Therefore you do not have any options when choosing what Druid race is best for PvE or … Yeah, i just read a topic about balance being weak in 1v1 gotta agree that probably will be the reason i will stick with feral. Best Balance Druids rankings (PvE) Last Database Update : 20 Dec 2019 - Players with 1/8 or more bosses killed in Mythic mode - Add a character. Ahh okay, that’s fair enough. Also as a sidenote I do believe Feral is potentially the single best Warmode spec for a “lone wolf hunting” playstyle assuming you go Resto Affinity. Feral does have a very complicated yet very unrewarding playstyle indeed. The most notable change in Shadowlands is the rework of Berserk skill that gives stealth benefits now. We will soon find out once dreamgrove update their data. It’s a bit complicated as Druid is a very versatile class meaning you can make either of them work for both styles of play. Best Races for Balance Druid Racial Sims Horde can select from: Troll, Zandalari Troll, Tauren, and Highmountain Tauren For Horde, Troll will generally to be the best damage race due to their active racial Berserking. I know a lot of people will pick "the best/suggest" covenant (Kyrian), but i'am stil going Night Fae. That said if you’re pushing like gladiator or something then yeah you prolly need to bend over to the meta. Rank Class Spec Race Name Guild Normal bosses Mythic bosses Score Realm; 39. Can keep Rogues (and other ferals) from sneaking. But what combinations of race and class work best? With this change to convoke the spirits, even with its volatility and unpredictability in what spells will be cast, Night Fae should become top or close to top for single target and at least competitive for AOE. The only two time I saw someone else doing the same damage as me - they were both night fae balance druids... . Incarnation: Chosen of Elune is the best choice in this tier. World Of Warcraft Shadowlands: 5 Best DPS Classes (& 5 Worst) There are a lot of DPS classes to play as in World of Warcraft Shadowlands. Also yes my mistake on Guardian affinity it is Incap Roar not Frenzied Regen. It's added to every calculation and as such doesn't matter in the long run. 6 … I still can't believe how bad Convoke the Spirits is, on every level. A class doesn’t need to be either fotm or overtuned to be worth playing. PvE is pretty good on single target I think but I don’t really do much of that tbh. I find Balance much easier to play and it’s great for both PvE and BG’s. We check this data every day and make sure that it is accurate and up to date. Balance (Boomkin) Abilities. 3 Unholy Death Knight. Welcome to our Balance Druid guide for World of Warcraft — Shadowlands 9.0.2. But more, I guess... and they're not always the right ones... We'll make you blue while you do it I guess, idk..."Anyway, I really have to highlight how boring the spec is right now, especially compared to the way it worked in Legion. My druid is about to reach 120 and i have to make the big decision of which DPS spec i wish to pursue. Depending on your primary goal in the game I’d suggest Balance for any PvE related content and RBG focus or Feral for heavy arena focus, 1v1 dueling or Warmode. If you were looking for WoW Classic content, please refer to our Classic Balance DPS Druid guide. Best Shadowlands DPS by Spec (Mythic Castle Nathria data) 1 Affliction Warlock. In your face, blood and more blood via rips and shreds, lots of bleeds. PvP The ‘rotation’ is much more complex and different talent choices mix it up even further. 5 Marksmanship Hunter. Swipes and Thrashes for area attacks. Although I don’t think it’s that bad for Balance but prolly for the others. I don't get why we were nerfed so deeply from 15%dmg/15%haste to just 10% haste.Idk, it's just strange to me that these considerations are an afterthought-- Being viable is the bare minimum. Balance is also ranged giving it the benefit of making comps better overall. You will experience all 4 when leveling up in Shadowlands. Newbie friendly macros that any druid can edit and use. This talent will give you the strongest single-target damage for killing an enemy. really wish blizzard would have done the buff when they nerfed Pelagos. Alliance: Night Elf is the best because of Touch of Elune and Shadowmeld being really good for Mythic+. But what you all thinking about Soul Binds at Night Fae for Balance druids? Highmountain Tauren is also pretty good due to Bull Rush and the 1% versatility passive. ... extending this further by playing a Druid is a great option. They have limited class variety. I'am thinking of going Niya, but to get 2 Potency Conduits we must take Niya's tools: poison, witch seems terrible for balance spec, doesnt it? I play feral on my druid. That’s a bit of an exaggeration. Balance Druid is a very mobile ranged damage dealer. D-Tier. I want to actually have fun playing this game. Boring rotation? So just wanted to highlight that. Balance on the other hand can absolutely hold it’s ground in PvE and they’re strong both in raids and PvE. Hi, what you would consider better for pvp dueling arena bg, sometimes m+, i think i enjoy both almost equaly. Starfall is non-existent so forget about AOE. Here's a look at the best … We've got other classes summoning fae and wildlife, making crazy celestial nature visuals everywhere, but what do DRUIDS have from the DRUID covenant...? BG’s are a blast, lots of spread and burst damage, great escape tools, root beam etc. Playing Druid and not being a heal is just painful at the moment. But more, I guess... and they're not always the right ones... 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Essentially, those 3 tanks swap places because none of them have anything unique. Horde: Troll for horde because of the Berserking racial. Balance Druid in Shadowlands - DPS Strengths, Best Covenants, Soulbinds and Legendaries Опубликовано 19.11.2020 в 20:28 Goopd Shadowlands launches on November 23rd / 24th and all classes will be getting new toys to play with -- from Covenant abilities, to Conduits and returning Legendary effects! Balance on the other hand can absolutely hold it’s ground in PvE and they’re strong both in raids and PvE. New replies are no longer allowed. Best Covenant for Balance Druid. What are you guys talking about? Feral however is really strong 1v1 because of the heals, the movement speed, stealth and the fact it’s melee. It excels in dynamic Multi-Target engagements, where its ability to Multi-Dot really shines. But OP seems to not be a one trIck for the specc and may enjoy playing a less frustrating class. Druid is the first stealth class I’ve played being a shaman one trick for years, the class itself feels much more fluid to just roam and do solo stuff with as in switching to bear to take on hard battles or stealth around the place for maximum efficiency. Time to sit on my butt and wait for the next one. Druid have such a versatile toolkit that good/creative players will always be able to find success even if they are lagging behind on numbers compared to other classes. Spec Overview. I'm looking forward to your thoughts once this is updated! It doesn't "provide a nice boost", it raises the overall DPS of Boomkin only for it to be normalized anyway. Feral is behind most melees and more importantly can’t compete with Balance in PvE (neither on damage or utility) so there’s no reason to ever play Feral. If you want to play feral in pvp, than play a rogue instead. Even if you’d look into the representation of Destro (in this example) and Balance across both BoD and m+ Balance Druid have almost a twice as big representation. Gnarliest loooking of all Druid forms, well, Ok, in a Super Chicken sort of way. In a 1v1 situation though it kinda falls off. Balance Druid PvP Talents and Builds (Shadowlands / 9.0.1) Last updated on Oct 14, 2020 at 21:18 by Mysticall 3 comments Choosing the right PvP and PvE talents is a prerequisite to proper performance in PvP Balance Druid PvE DPS Build Odealo's Pocket Guide Updated for Patch 8.2.0. Best looking of all Druid Forms. Stat Priority Stat summaries for Balance Druid and the stat priority to help with itemization, enchants, gems and consumables for optimizing your DPS ability. In M+ we are kinda extreme bad compared to most other classes when it comes to damage. You can find all our Pocket Guides for other World of Warcraft classes right here: Best WoW Builds. Here, you will learn how to play as a Balance Druid in both raids and Mythic+ dungeons: from the very beginning to maximizing your DPS. The Leprestore team is great at delivering you the most trusted services in our store, and all of them are performed by the professional tank players that are excited about top tank Shadowlands choice as you are. Ranged destruction. As your crafted Shadowlands legendary will be the most important piece of gear in the expansion, providing large performance benefits, it is crucial to pick the right legendary to craft and effectively spend your Soul Ash. Really you should be choosing your faction based on what feels best for you or where your friends want to play, not based on any racial bonuses. DPS Rotation & Cooldowns Abilities - Druid Guide: Stay updated with the best DPS rotation and cooldown timings with this always up-to-date guide for Balance Druids. How frustrating to post this and then Blizz announcing all of the changes! It’s a solid dueling spec. Races. "It might as well not be there". ; Gems, Enchants & Consumables An always up-to-date list of the best gems, enchants and consumables for a Balance Druid trying to maximize DPS effectiveness. Neither race provides any meaningful PvE benefit themselves, but Night Elfs have the advantage of being Alliance, which means benefiting from the buffs that Druid bring to raids. Single target on balance in raids is goodish, not OP, because it depends on length of fight, if it hits the sweetspot of Incarnation. I liked the way Legion made it necessary to weave all the spells together around Starsurge so that you weren't just AFKing with your finger on the 4 button half the time. Guardian is comparable to Warrior or Brewmaster in that if it’s numbers is weaker there’s no reason to play it compared to the other two. We constantly check our guides to be up-to-date and make changes if needed. Balance has never been complex, but now it's straight up boring. 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