Stat Priority for Retribution Paladin in PvP | Latest Patch 6.1
Below are the Stat Priority and Stat Summaries for Retribution Paladin at level 100. The Stat Priority ranks your stats from most effective (left) to least effective (right). The Stat Summaries provide a quick overview of how each stat impacts your character.
Multistrike >= Strength = PvP Power > Crit > Versatility > Mastery > Haste
Strength increases your attack power and the damage dealt by your abilities.
Mastery provides a passive bonus to your character based on your specialization. Mastery Hand of Light adds additional Holy damage to your core damage abilities, including Crusader Strike, Hammer of The Righteous, Hammer of Wrath, Templars Verdict, and Divine Storm. Righteous Vengeance provides additional Mastery rating.
Versatility increases your damage, healing, and absorption done and decreases damage received.
Haste increases attack and spell casting speed, adds additional damage and healing to DoTsA spell or ability that does damage over time. and HoTsA spell or ability that heals over time., and reduces the GCDA universal cooldown activated by most abilities.. As Retribution, thanks to Sanctity of Battle, Haste increases Holy Power generation by lowering the cooldown of your core abilities. This allows you to use more abilities in less time to create more Holy Power. Haste also increases the frequency of the cooldown procs on Exorcism.
Critical Strike increase the chance for your spells and attacks to critically hit for additional damage and healing.
PvP Power increases the damage dealt and healing done to other players. In general, you will aquire PvP Power on PvP gear naturally and do not need to concern yourself with stacking this stat to the exclusion of other more useful stats.
Multistrike grants a chance for your spells and abilities to activate up to 1 additional time at 30% effectiveness.