Stat Priority for Protection Warrior in PvP | Latest Patch 6.0.2
Below are the Stat Priority and Stat Summaries for Protection Warrior at level 90. 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.
Stamina > Versatility > Bonus Armor > Armor > Mastery > Haste > Crit > Multistrike > PvP Power = Strength
Stamina increases your total health.
Versatility increases your damage, healing, and absorption done and decreases damage received.
Bonus Armor increases Armor and attack power for tanking specializations.
Armor reduces physical damage received.
Mastery provides a passive bonus to your character based on your specialization. Mastery Critical Block increases your chance to block and critically block attacks.
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..
Critical Strike increase the chance for your spells and attacks to critically hit for additional damage and healing. As Protection, Crit also increases your chance to Parry via Riposte.
Multistrike grants a chance for your spells and abilities to activate up to 2 additional times at 30% effectiveness.
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.
Strength increases your attack power and the damage dealt by your abilities. Further, Strength slightly increases your chance to Parry.
PvP Resilience decreases the damage received from other players and their pets and minions. In general, you will aquire PvP Resilience on PvP gear naturally and do not need to concern yourself with stacking this stat to the exclusion of other more useful stats.