wotlk classic pve blood death knight tank best in slot (bis) & pre raid gear

In this section of the guide, we will help you choose the best equipment or alternatives that you can utilize for each of the different phases of the expansion. Having the Pre-raid tab contain items that you will want to acquire before you start any serious raiding!

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Those will be your best options for your ring slots.

Alternative: Repelling Charge
Alternative / Threat / DPS: Darkmoon Card: Greatness

Inevitable Defeat is the best choice, mainly due to the expertise it grants– (Thrash Naxxramas 25M)

Betrayer of Humanity is the second-best choice, as it provides you with a higher threat generation, however, Icy Touch should take care of any threat issues. (Kel’Thuzad Naxxramas 25M)

There are multiple choices for your Sigil, with Sigil of the Unfaltering Knight being one of the stronger choices.

Alternative: Sigil of Awareness — This sigil is a very potent choice as it grants you increased damage for Death Strike. It can aid in generating threat, even if you lose some Defense Rating.

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Those will be the best options for the ring slots.

Those will be the best options for the trinket slots. However, you can consider Bitter Balebrew Charm & Bubbling Brightbrew Charm as potent alternatives and honorable mentions.

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TimP
TimP
4 months ago

So.. just curious why not mention the kirin tor rings as an option ?

Name
Name
4 months ago

Shoulders: Why is Pauldrons of the Colossus no option?

Shadow
Shadow
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3 months ago

Hey. (not OP, just looking into the option provided)

Looking into the Pauldrons of the Colossus, they’re not listed, as the secondary stat is Shield Block. As DKs, we do not get to wield shields, so this particular stat is pointless for us.

The question then becomes “Is 1 yellow gem slot worth the drop in 5 defense and 40 parry?”.
Looking at the gems available (not including JC only Epic gems, as they’re UNIQUE(3), you can get 20 parry from a Flashing Cardinal Ruby (which loses the socket bonus as it’s red).

If you’re interested in the gem socket to buff out on Stamina, then the Pauldrons of the Colossus are a good alternative, but for a pure Best In Slot list, I agree with the guide creator of Iron Dwarf Smith Pauldrons.

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