Altros

Protection Paladin
Dwarf
295 ilvl
Season 0
1880 2v2
2353 3v3

Altros from Thrall (US) is recognized as one of the top PvP Protection Paladin in World of Warcraft Dragonflight 10.2.5, having achieved an impressive 2353 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 Protection Paladin 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 Altros's Secondary and Minor stats are distributed.

Secondary Stats
+434
19% Critical Strike
+442
13% Haste
+808
31% Mastery
+1211
30% Versatility
  1. Versatility
  2. Mastery
  3. Haste
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stats
+65
5% Avoidance
+0
0% Leech
+103
10% 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 Paladin specializations. These talents provide foundational skills and enhancements that are essential and universal to the Paladin class. They offer a range of abilities that lay the groundwork for a Paladin's overall capabilities, regardless of the chosen specialization.

Lay on Hands
1
Blessing of Freedom
1
Hammer of Wrath
1
Cleanse Toxins
1
Auras of the Resolute
1
Obduracy
Auras of Swift Vengeance
Turn Evil
Fist of Justice
2
Divine Steed
1
Greater Judgment
1
Blinding Light
1
Cavalier
Seasoned Warhorse
Rebuke
1
Holy Aegis
1
Avenging Wrath
1
Justification
Punishment
Golden Path
1
Blessing of Sacrifice
1
Sanctified Plates
Blessing of Protection
1
Unbound Freedom
Lightforged Blessing
Seal of Mercy
2
Afterimage
Sacrifice of the Just
1
Unbreakable Spirit
1
Improved Blessing of Protection
1
Crusader's Reprieve
Strength of Conviction
2
Judgment of Light
Seal of Might
2
Divine Purpose
Seal of Alacrity
Incandescence
1
Faith's Armor
Of Dusk and Dawn
Divine Toll
Seal of the Crusader
Seal of Order
Divine Resonance
Zealot's Paragon

Specialization Talents

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

Avenger's Shield
1
Holy Shield
1
Redoubt
1
Blessed Hammer
1
Grand Crusader
1
Shining Light
Improved Holy Shield
1
Inspiring Vanguard
1
Ardent Defender
1
Barricade of Faith
Consecration in Flame
Consecrated Ground
1
Bulwark of Order
Blessing of Spellwarding
1
Light of the Titans
2
Strength in Adversity
Tyr's Enforcer
Relentless Inquisitor
Avenging Wrath: Might
1
Seal of Charity
Faith in the Light
Seal of Reprisal
Bastion of Light
Guardian of Ancient Kings
1
Hand of the Protector
1
Crusader's Judgment
1
Focused Enmity
1
Gift of the Golden Val'kyr
1
Uther's Counsel
1
Sanctified Wrath
Ferren Marcus's Fervor
2
Eye of Tyr
Resolute Defender
1
Moment of Glory
1
Bulwark of Righteous Fury
Inmost Light
Final Stand
Righteous Protector

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 Protection Paladin'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.

Hallowed Ground
1
Steed of Glory
Sacred Duty
1
Judgments of the Pure
Guardian of the Forgotten Queen
1
Guarded by the Light
Inquisition
Warrior of Light
Shield of Virtue
Luminescence
Aura of Reckoning
Searing Glare

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 Altros.

Head

  1. set
    Luminous Chevalier's Casque

Neck

  1. Shadowghast Necklace

Shoulders

  1. set
    Luminous Chevalier's Epaulettes

Back

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Shawl

Chest

  1. set
    Luminous Chevalier's Plackart

Wrist

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Plate Vambraces

Hands

  1. set
    Luminous Chevalier's Gauntlets

Waist

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Plate Greatbelt

Legs

  1. set
    Luminous Chevalier's Robes

Feet

  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 Medallion

Trinket 2

  1. set
    Eternal Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

Main Hand

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Xiphos

Off Hand

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Barrier

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 Altros for the Protection Paladin specialization.

Unfortunately, no embellished item data were found.

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 Altros for each equipment slot.

Back

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

Chest

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

Wrist

  1. Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing

Hands

  1. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

Ring 1

  1. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

Ring 2

  1. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

Main Hand

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

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 Altros.

  1. Masterful Jewel Cluster
    5
  2. Straddling Jewel Doublet
    1