Unholy Death Knight
300 ilvl
Season 0
2103 2v2
2410 3v3
1855 RBG

Âpôçâlÿpsê from Stormscale (EU) is recognized as one of the top PvP Unholy Death Knight in World of Warcraft Dragonflight 10.2.5, having achieved an impressive 2410 rating in 3v3 during season 0.

Here you'll find a detailed snapshot of his character from . It includes a thorough breakdown of his stats, talents, equipment, embellishments, enchantments, and gems. Use this as a guide to enhance and inspire your own Unholy Death Knight 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 Âpôçâlÿpsê's Secondary and Minor stats are distributed.

Secondary Stats
14% Critical Strike
11% Haste
58% Mastery
32% Versatility
  1. Versatility
  2. Mastery
  3. Haste
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stats
0% Avoidance
0% Leech
3% Speed
  1. Speed
  2. Avoidance
  3. Leech

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 Death Knight specializations. These talents provide foundational skills and enhancements that are essential and universal to the Death Knight class. They offer a range of abilities that lay the groundwork for a Death Knight's overall capabilities, regardless of the chosen specialization.

Chains of Ice
Death Strike
Raise Dead
Mind Freeze
Anti-Magic Shell
Cleaving Strikes
Blinding Sleet
Improved Death Strike
Anti-Magic Barrier
March of Darkness
Sacrificial Pact
Control Undead
Icebound Fortitude
Blood Scent
Veteran of the Third War
Merciless Strikes
Anti-Magic Zone
Might of Thassarian
Clenching Grasp
Proliferating Chill
Gloom Ward
Death Pact
Death's Reach
Unholy Endurance
Runic Attenuation
Wraith Walk
Unholy Ground
Insidious Chill
Blood Draw
Will of the Necropolis
Death's Echo
Icy Talons
Rune Mastery
Unholy Bond
Empower Rune Weapon
Abomination Limb
Soul Reaper

Specialization Talents

Specialization talents constitute a specialized tree, providing Unholy Death Knights with unique abilities and enhancements tailored to their combat style.

Festering Strike
Scourge Strike
Raise Dead
Dark Transformation
Improved Festering Strike
Runic Mastery
Infected Claws
Unholy Blight
Replenishing Wounds
Feasting Strikes
Sudden Doom
All Will Serve
Bursting Sores
Unholy Command
Magus of the Dead
Improved Death Coil
Rotten Touch
Unholy Pact
Vile Contagion
Eternal Agony
Coil of Devastation
Harbinger of Doom
Death Rot
Army of the Dead
Summon Gargoyle
Ghoulish Frenzy
Army of the Damned
Unholy Aura
Unholy Assault
Commander of the Dead

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 Unholy Death Knight'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.

Life and Death
Dark Simulacrum
Necrotic Wounds
Necrotic Aura
Necromancer's Bargain
Rot and Wither
Bloodforged Armor


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 Âpôçâlÿpsê.


  1. set
    Visage of the First Eidolon


  1. Eternal Gladiator's Amulet


  1. set
    Shoulderplates of the First Eidolon


  1. Grim-Veiled Cape


  1. set
    Carapace of the First Eidolon


  1. Eternal Gladiator's Plate Vambraces


  1. set
    Gauntlets of the First Eidolon


  1. Eternal Gladiator's Plate Greatbelt


  1. Eternal Gladiator's Plate Wargreaves


  1. Eternal Gladiator's Plate Warboots

Ring 1

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Signet

Ring 2

  1. Shadowghast Ring

Trinket 1

  1. set
    Eternal Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

Trinket 2

  1. set
    Eternal Gladiator's Medallion

Main Hand

  1. Shadowmourne


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 Âpôçâlÿpsê for the Unholy Death Knight specialization.

Unfortunately, no embellished item data were found.


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 Âpôçâlÿpsê for each equipment slot.


  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed


  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats


  1. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength


  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

Ring 1

  1. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

Ring 2

  1. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery


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 Âpôçâlÿpsê.

  1. Masterful Jewel Cluster
  2. 3