Nareez

Affliction Warlock
Undead
486 ilvl
Season 3
3265 Mythic+

Nareez from Blackrock (EU) is recognized as one of the top PvE Affliction Warlock in World of Warcraft Dragonflight 10.2.5, having achieved an impressive 3265 rating in Mythic+ during season 3.

Here you'll find a detailed snapshot of her character from . It includes a thorough breakdown of her stats, talents, equipment, embellishments, enchantments, and gems. Use this as a guide to enhance and inspire your own Affliction Warlock build.

Stat Priority

Stats are crucial attributes that directly influence a character's power in World of Warcraft. They not only determine the character's strength but also define the overall feel and playstyle. Stat bonuses can be found on various pieces of equipment, in consumables created by the Alchemy profession, certain foods, some enchantments , and gems .

It's important to note that each stat experiences diminishing returns once its equipped bonus reaches +20%. This means that optimizing a character's performance involves more than just maximizing each stat; it's about finding a balanced distribution. Here is how Nareez's Secondary and Minor stats are distributed.

Secondary Stats
+2866
21% Critical Strike
+4833
28% Haste
+5272
93% Mastery
+1346
7% Versatility
  1. Mastery
  2. Haste
  3. Critical Strike
  4. Versatility
Minor Stats
+650
9% Avoidance
+0
0% Leech
+0
0% Speed
  1. Avoidance
  2. Leech
  3. Speed

Class Talents

Talents are the main element defining a character's build, significantly influencing the playstyle by adding, modifying, and enhancing character abilities and behaviors. They are crucial in shaping how a character functions in battle.

Class talents represent a common tree shared across all Warlock specializations. These talents provide foundational skills and enhancements that are essential and universal to the Warlock class. They offer a range of abilities that lay the groundwork for a Warlock's overall capabilities, regardless of the chosen specialization.

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Take a peek at Nareez's selected Class Talents below:

Fel Domination
1
Demonic Circle
1
Burning Rush
1
Fel Pact
Demon Skin
2
Fel Armor
2
Fiendish Stride
2
Curses of Enfeeblement
1
Abyss Walker
Mortal Coil
1
Amplify Curse
Demonic Embrace
1
Demonic Inspiration
1
Wrathful Minion
1
Demonic Fortitude
1
Banish
Teachings of the Satyr
Accrued Vitality
Sweet Souls
1
Nightmare
Demonic Gateway
1
Lifeblood
Dark Pact
1
Strength of Will
1
Shadowfury
1
Frequent Donor
1
Socrethar's Guile
2
Sargerei Technique
2
Darkfury
Fel Synergy
Soul Link
1
Teachings of the Black Harvest
Resolute Barrier
Grimoire of Synergy
2
Profane Bargain
1
Soul Conduit
2
Demonic Resilience
Grim Feast
Inquisitor's Gaze
1
Soulburn

Specialization Talents

Specialization talents constitute a specialized tree, providing Affliction Warlocks with unique abilities and enhancements tailored to their combat style.

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Take a peek at Nareez's selected Specialization Talents below:

Malefic Rapture
1
Unstable Affliction
1
Seed of Corruption
1
Nightfall
1
Writhe in Agony
1
Sow the Seeds
1
Shadow Embrace
2
Dark Virtuosity
Kindled Malice
2
Agonizing Corruption
Drain Soul
1
Siphon Life
1
Vile Taint
1
Pandemic Invocation
Inevitable Demise
Soul Swap
Soul Flame
2
Grimoire of Sacrifice
1
Focused Malignancy
2
Withering Bolt
2
Sacrolash's Dark Strike
Creeping Death
1
Haunt
Summon Darkglare
1
Soul Rot
1
Xavius' Gambit
2
Tormented Crescendo
1
Seized Vitality
Malevolent Visionary
Wrath of Consumption
Soul-Eater's Gluttony
2
Dread Touch
1
Haunted Soul
Grand Warlock's Design
Dark Harvest
1

PvP Talents

PvP talents are specifically tailored for player-versus-player combat scenarios. Activated in arenas, battlegrounds, and the open world with war mode enabled, these talents are designed to optimize a Affliction Warlock's performance in PvP encounters. They provide specialized enhancements and strategies that give players an edge in combat against other players, reflecting the unique demands of PvP gameplay.

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Take a peek at Nareez's selected PvP Talents below:

Oblivion
Gateway Mastery
Rot and Decay
Nether Ward
Essence Drain
1
Rampant Afflictions
1
Jinx
1
Shadow Rift
Call Observer
Bonds of Fel
Impish Instincts
Soul Rip

Equipment

Equipment directly determines a character's power level in World of Warcraft. These items are acquired from diverse sources: they can drop in dungeons and raids, be discovered across the world, be crafted through various professions, obtained from PvP vendors, or chosen as rewards from the Great Vault.

Each piece of equipment significantly boosts a character's overall strength and capabilities. Here are the items currently equipped by Nareez.

Head

  1. set
    Devout Ashdevil's Grimhorns

Neck

  1. Ironshell Pendant

Shoulders

  1. set
    Devout Ashdevil's Hatespikes

Back

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl

Chest

  1. set
    Devout Ashdevil's Razorhide

Wrist

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Wristwraps

Hands

  1. Twisting Shadow Claws

Waist

  1. Whispering Fanged Cord

Legs

  1. set
    Devout Ashdevil's Tights

Feet

  1. Devilsaur Worshiper's Sandals

Ring 1

  1. Ring-Bound Hourglass

Ring 2

  1. Signet of Titanic Insight

Trinket 1

  1. Pip's Emerald Friendship Badge

Trinket 2

  1. Nymue's Unraveling Spindle

Main Hand

  1. Iridal, the Earth's Master

Embellishments

Embellishments are unique effects that can be added to crafted items, either as predefined elements in recipes or through an optional embellishment reagent, creating embellished gear. These enhancements diversify and amplify characters' capabilities.

Here are the embellishments equipped by Nareez for the Affliction Warlock specialization.

  1. Verdant Conduit

Enchantments

Enchantments provide minor yet valuable enhancements to various items, including Head, Back, Chest, Wrist, Waist, Legs, Rings, Feet, Main Hand, and Off Hand.

Most enchantments are crafted via the Enchanting profession. However, Waist enchantments specifically require Blacksmithing, Legs enhancements are crafted by Leatherworkers, and Head enchantments come from the Incandescent Essence , a reward obtained through a quest in the Amirdrassil raid.

Enchantments are usually available at the auction house, making them accessible for upgrades. Here are the specific enchantments chosen by Nareez for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Incandescent Essence

Back

  1. Graceful Avoidance

Chest

  1. Waking Stats

Wrist

  1. +200 Avoidance

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp

Legs

  1. Frozen Spellthread

Feet

  1. Watcher's Loam

Ring 1

  1. +82 Mastery

Ring 2

  1. +82 Mastery

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion

Gems

Gems are crafted stones from the Jewelcrafting profession, typically offering stat bonuses to enhance your gear. These gems can be socketed into specific items such as Head, Neck, Wrist, Waist, and Rings. The presence of sockets on items is usually random upon their drop.

Notably, Neck items can be uniquely modified to have up to three sockets by using 3 Tiered Medallion Setting . Additionally, a single socket can be added to other eligible items with a Nature's Cradle , which requires 6 Aspects' Tokens of Merit obtained from the Great Vault.

Available through both the auction house and the crafting order system, here are the gems currently socketed by Nareez.

  1. Keen Ysemerald
    4
  2. Keen Neltharite
    1
  3. Skillful Illimited Diamond
    1