WoW Class Guide • WoW Shadowlands Patch 9.2.5 • Noxxic Legacy
DPS Rotation & Cooldowns
During combat you are constantly making decisions for what to cast next. Knowing what to do and when is critical for being effecting at DPS. This rotation guide should help give a basic understanding of what to do, what's most important, and how to prioritize Outlaw Rogue abilities and cooldowns.
As a rogue, you'll be building and spending combo points, utilizing cooldowns when available, and as Assassination specialized you'll be influenced by the current buff from Roll the Bones, which should always be kept active.
Building Combo Points
Spending Combo Points
Adrenaline Rush Use on CD.
Roll the Bones Maintain this buff.
Blade Flurry Use when fighting multiple targets.
Marked for Death If talented, use when <= 1 Combo Point or if the target is almost dead.
Ghostly Strike If talented, use on CD.
Killing Spree If talented, use on CD.
Blade Rush If talented, use on CD.