Affliction Warlock Guide

AfflictionPvELevel 120 (End-Game) 8.3 Visions of N'Zoth

#Affliction Warlock Stat Priority

The below Stat Priority recommendations are designed to optimize damage output for most character setups. While the most accurate stat priority comes from simulating your own character with proper settings, you can still use this stat priority to simplify decisions on gear choices and consumables.

#Stat Priority

#Stat Summaries

  • Intellect

    Intellect increases the damage and healing done by your spells.

  • Mastery

    Mastery provides a passive bonus to your character based on your specialization. Mastery: Potent Afflictions increases the damage done by your DoTs like Agony, Corruption, and Unstable Affliction.

  • Haste

    Haste increases attack and spell casting speed, adds additional damage and healing to DoTs and HoTs, and reduces the GCD.

  • Crit

    Critical Strike increase the chance for your spells and attacks to critically hit for additional damage and healing.

  • Versatility

    Versatility increases your damage, healing, and absorption done and decreases damage received.

#Stat Weights

Intellect (7.5) > Haste (6.01) >= Mastery (6.0) > Crit (3.1) >= Versatility (3.0)

#Pawn String

( Pawn: v1: "NoxxicAfflictionWarlockPvE": Class=Warlock, Spec=Affliction, Intellect=7.5, HasteRating=6.01, MasteryRating=6.0, CritRating=3.1, Versatility=3.0)