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Mythic+ Blood Death Knight

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Blood Death Knight
17 hours ago
50 characters
2975 - 3257

This guide tells you everything about how to build a PvE Blood Death Knight that will thrive in Mythic+.

Updated , it is based on the 50 top-rated Blood Death Knights in Mythic+ leaderboards across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. Ratings are ranging from 2975 to 3257, with the current top Mythic+ Blood Death Knight being Dreams from Zuljin (US).

Each character's equipment type, active specialization history, as well as connection frequency, are taken into consideration to keep the guide as accurate as possible.

Stat Priority

Stats are attributes that enhance character abilities and define how it feels to play. Found on most pieces of equipment, object ameliorations, and consumables, the stats to prioritize for Blood Death Knights in Mythic+ are Haste and Mastery :

  1. Haste
  2. Mastery
  3. Versatility
  4. Critical Strike

Sometimes, items can also contain minor stats that can add a certain value. Even though they are really hard to get since they are rare and random, the one to reach is Speed :

  1. Speed
  2. Avoidance
  3. Leech
Main Stat Priority
+1910
18% Critical Strike
+3564
21% Haste
+3010
49% Mastery
+2728
13% Versatility
  1. Haste
  2. Mastery
  3. Versatility
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stat Priority
+195
3% Avoidance
+175
2% Leech
+266
5% Speed
  1. Speed
  2. Avoidance
  3. Leech

Races

Each race in World of Warcraft brings traits that can potentially give an edge in achieving victory. That said, the best race for Blood Death Knight in Mythic+ is currently Blood Elf .

Since cross-faction play is now possible, there are few barriers that remain for picking what offers the best racials.

  1. Blood Elf race icon.
    Blood Elf
    17
  2. Dwarf race icon.
    Dwarf
    8
  3. Orc race icon.
    Orc
    5
  4. Night Elf race icon.
    Night Elf
    4
  5. Dark Iron Dwarf race icon.
    Dark Iron Dwarf
    4

Class Talents

Chains of Ice talent icon.
50
Chains of Ice talent icon.

Chains of Ice

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Effect Shackles the target with frozen chains, reducing movement speed by 70% for 8 sec.
Power Cost 1 Rune
Range 30 yd range
Death Strike talent icon.
50
Death Strike talent icon.

Death Strike

50
Cast Time Instant
Effect Focuses dark power into a strike that deals 245 Physical damage and heals you for 25.00% of all damage taken in the last 5 sec, minimum 7.0% of maximum health.
Power Cost 45 Runic Power
Range Melee Range
Raise Dead talent icon.
50
Raise Dead talent icon.

Raise Dead

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 2 min cooldown
Effect Raises a ghoul to fight by your side. You can have a maximum of one ghoul at a time. Lasts 1 min.
Range 30 yd range
Mind Freeze talent icon.
50
Mind Freeze talent icon.

Mind Freeze

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 15 sec cooldown
Effect Smash the target's mind with cold, interrupting spellcasting and preventing any spell in that school from being cast for 3 sec.
Range 15 yd range
Anti-Magic Shell talent icon.
50
Anti-Magic Shell talent icon.

Anti-Magic Shell

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 1 min cooldown
Effect Surrounds you in an Anti-Magic Shell for 5 sec, absorbing up to 49,848 magic damage and preventing application of harmful magical effects. Damage absorbed generates Runic Power.
Cleaving Strikes talent icon.
50
Cleaving Strikes talent icon.

Cleaving Strikes

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Scourge Strike additional enemies while you remain in Death and Decay.
Blinding Sleet talent icon.
48
Blinding Sleet talent icon.

Blinding Sleet

48
Rank 1
48
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 1 min cooldown
Effect Targets in a cone in front of you are blinded, causing them to wander disoriented for 5 sec. Damage may cancel the effect. When Blinding Sleet ends, enemies are slowed by 50% for 6 sec.
Coldthirst talent icon.
11
Coldthirst talent icon.

Coldthirst

11
Rank 1
11
Cast Time Passive
Effect Successfully interrupting an enemy with Mind Freeze grants 10 Runic Power and reduces its cooldown by 3 sec.
Permafrost talent icon.
9
Permafrost talent icon.

Permafrost

9
Rank 1
9
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your auto attack damage grants you an absorb shield equal to 40% of the damage dealt.
Improved Death Strike talent icon.
50
Improved Death Strike talent icon.

Improved Death Strike

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Death Strike's cost is reduced by 10, and its healing is increased by 60%.
Anti-Magic Barrier talent icon.
47
Anti-Magic Barrier talent icon.

Anti-Magic Barrier

47
Rank 1
47
Cast Time Passive
Effect Reduces the cooldown of Anti-Magic Shell by 20 sec and increases its duration and amount absorbed by 40%.
March of Darkness talent icon.
1
March of Darkness talent icon.

March of Darkness

1
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect Death's Advance grants an additional 25% movement speed over the first 3 sec.
Sacrificial Pact talent icon.
0
Sacrificial Pact talent icon.

Sacrificial Pact

Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 2 min cooldown
Effect Sacrifice your ghoul to deal 397 Shadow damage to all nearby enemies and heal for 25% of your maximum health. Deals reduced damage beyond 8 targets.
Power Cost 20 Runic Power
Control Undead talent icon.
12
Control Undead talent icon.

Control Undead

12
Rank 1
12
Cast Time 1.5 sec cast
Effect Dominates the target undead creature up to level 71, forcing it to do your bidding for 5 min.
Power Cost 1 Rune
Range 30 yd range
Enfeeble talent icon.
38
Enfeeble talent icon.

Enfeeble

38
Rank 1
38
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your ghoul's attacks have a chance to apply Enfeeble, reducing the enemies movement speed by 30% and the damage they deal to you by 15% for 6 sec.
Icebound Fortitude talent icon.
50
Icebound Fortitude talent icon.

Icebound Fortitude

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 3 min cooldown
Effect Your blood freezes, granting immunity to Stun effects and reducing all damage you take by 30% for 8 sec.
Blood Scent talent icon.
0
Blood Scent talent icon.

Blood Scent

Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases Leech by 3%.
Veteran of the Third War talent icon.
50
Veteran of the Third War talent icon.

Veteran of the Third War

50
Rank 2
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Stamina increased by 20%.
Suppression talent icon.
0
Suppression talent icon.

Suppression

Cast Time Passive
Effect Damage taken from area of effect attacks reduced by 3%.
Brittle talent icon.
50
Brittle talent icon.

Brittle

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your diseases have a chance to weaken your enemy causing your attacks against them to deal 6% increased damage for 5 sec.
Acclimation talent icon.
12
Acclimation talent icon.

Acclimation

12
Rank 1
12
Cast Time Passive
Effect Icebound Fortitude's cooldown is reduced by 60 sec.
Merciless Strikes talent icon.
50
Merciless Strikes talent icon.

Merciless Strikes

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases Critical Strike chance by 2%.
Anti-Magic Zone talent icon.
37
Anti-Magic Zone talent icon.

Anti-Magic Zone

37
Rank 1
37
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 2 min cooldown
Effect Places an Anti-Magic Zone that reduces spell damage taken by party or raid members by 20%. The Anti-Magic Zone lasts for 8 sec or until it absorbs 249,240 damage.
Range 30 yd range
Might of Thassarian talent icon.
50
Might of Thassarian talent icon.

Might of Thassarian

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases Strength by 2%.
Clenching Grasp talent icon.
0
Clenching Grasp talent icon.

Clenching Grasp

Cast Time Passive
Effect Death Grip slows enemy movement speed by 50% for 6 sec.
Proliferating Chill talent icon.
0
Proliferating Chill talent icon.

Proliferating Chill

Cast Time Passive
Effect Chains of Ice affects 1 additional nearby enemy.
Gloom Ward talent icon.
50
Gloom Ward talent icon.

Gloom Ward

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Absorbs are 15% more effective on you.
Asphyxiate talent icon.
11
Asphyxiate talent icon.

Asphyxiate

11
Rank 1
11
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 45 sec cooldown
Effect Lifts the enemy target off the ground, crushing their throat with dark energy and stunning them for 5 sec.
Range 20 yd range
Assimilation talent icon.
1
Assimilation talent icon.

Assimilation

1
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect The amount absorbed by Anti-Magic Zone is increased by 10% and grants up to 100 Runic Power based on the amount absorbed.
Death Pact talent icon.
0
Death Pact talent icon.

Death Pact

Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 2 min cooldown
Effect Create a death pact that heals you for 50% of your maximum health, but absorbs incoming healing equal to 30% of your max health for 15 sec.
Grip of the Dead talent icon.
28
Grip of the Dead talent icon.

Grip of the Dead

28
Rank 1
28
Cast Time Passive
Effect Death and Decay reduces the movement speed of enemies within its area by 90%, decaying by 10% every sec.
Death's Reach talent icon.

Death's Reach

Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases the range of Death Grip by 10 yds. Killing an enemy that yields experience or honor resets the cooldown of Death Grip.
Unholy Endurance talent icon.
43
Unholy Endurance talent icon.

Unholy Endurance

43
Rank 1
43
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases Lichborne duration by 2 sec and while active damage taken is reduced by 15%.
Runic Attenuation talent icon.
50
Runic Attenuation talent icon.

Runic Attenuation

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Auto attacks have a chance to generate 5 Runic Power.
Wraith Walk talent icon.
0
Wraith Walk talent icon.

Wraith Walk

Cast Time Channeled
Cooldown 1 min cooldown
Effect Embrace the power of the Shadowlands, removing all root effects and increasing your movement speed by 70% for 4 sec. Taking any action cancels the effect. While active, your movement speed cannot be reduced below 170%.
Unholy Ground talent icon.
50
Unholy Ground talent icon.

Unholy Ground

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Gain 5% Haste while you remain within your Death and Decay.
Insidious Chill talent icon.
49
Insidious Chill talent icon.

Insidious Chill

49
Rank 1
49
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your auto-attacks reduce the target's auto-attack speed by 5% for 30 sec, stacking up to 4 times.
Blood Draw talent icon.
1
Blood Draw talent icon.

Blood Draw

1
Rank 2
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect When you fall below 30% health you drain 633 health from nearby enemies. Can only occur every 3 min.
Will of the Necropolis talent icon.
49
Will of the Necropolis talent icon.

Will of the Necropolis

49
Rank 2
49
Cast Time Passive
Effect Damage taken below 30% Health is reduced by 35%.
Death's Echo talent icon.
50
Death's Echo talent icon.

Death's Echo

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Death's Advance, Death and Decay, and Death Grip have 1 additional charge.
Icy Talons talent icon.
50
Icy Talons talent icon.

Icy Talons

50
Rank 2
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your Runic Power spending abilities increase your melee attack speed by 6% for 10 sec, stacking up to 3 times.
Rune Mastery talent icon.
50
Rune Mastery talent icon.

Rune Mastery

50
Rank 2
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Consuming a Rune has a chance to increase your Strength by 6% for 8 sec.
Unholy Bond talent icon.
3
Unholy Bond talent icon.

Unholy Bond

3
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases the effectiveness of your Runeforge effects by 20%.
Empower Rune Weapon talent icon.
50
Empower Rune Weapon talent icon.

Empower Rune Weapon

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Effect Empower your rune weapon, gaining 15% Haste and generating 1 Rune and 5 Runic Power instantly and every 5 sec for 20 sec.
Abomination Limb talent icon.
50
Abomination Limb talent icon.

Abomination Limb

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 2 min cooldown
Effect Sprout an additional limb, dealing 1,942 Shadow damage over 12 sec to all nearby enemies. Deals reduced damage beyond 5 targets. Every 1 sec, an enemy is pulled to your location if they are further than 8 yds from you. The same enemy can only be pulled once every 4 sec. Gain instantly, and again every 6 sec.
Range 20 yd range
Soul Reaper talent icon.
0
Soul Reaper talent icon.

Soul Reaper

Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 6 sec cooldown
Effect Strike an enemy for 197 Shadowfrost damage and afflict the enemy with Soul Reaper. After 5 sec, if the target is below 35% health this effect will explode dealing an additional 906 Shadowfrost damage to the target. If the enemy that yields experience or honor dies while afflicted by Soul Reaper, gain Runic Corruption.
Power Cost 1 Rune
Range Melee Range

Specialization Talents

Heart Strike talent icon.
50
Heart Strike talent icon.

Heart Strike

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Effect Instantly strike the target and 1 other nearby enemy, causing 214 Physical damage, and reducing enemies' movement speed by 20% for 8 sec.
Power Cost 1 Rune
Range Melee Range
Marrowrend talent icon.
50
Marrowrend talent icon.

Marrowrend

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Effect Smash the target, dealing 334 Physical damage and generating 3 charges of Bone Shield. Bone Shield Surrounds you with a barrier of whirling bones, increasing Armor by 641. Each melee attack against you consumes a charge. Lasts 30 sec or until all charges are consumed.
Power Cost 2 Runes
Range Melee Range
Blood Boil talent icon.
50
Blood Boil talent icon.

Blood Boil

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Effect Deals 262 Shadow damage and infects all enemies within 10 yds with Blood Plague. Blood Plague A shadowy disease that drains 372 health from the target over 24 sec.
Vampiric Blood talent icon.
50
Vampiric Blood talent icon.

Vampiric Blood

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 1.5 min cooldown
Effect Embrace your undeath, increasing your maximum health by 30% and increasing all healing and absorbs received by 30% for 10 sec.
Crimson Scourge talent icon.
50
Crimson Scourge talent icon.

Crimson Scourge

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your auto attacks on targets infected with your Blood Plague have a chance to make your next Death and Decay cost no runes and reset its cooldown.
Ossuary talent icon.
50
Ossuary talent icon.

Ossuary

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect While you have at least 5 Bone Shield charges, the cost of Death Strike is reduced by 5 Runic Power. Additionally, your maximum Runic Power is increased by 10.
Improved Vampiric Blood talent icon.
35
Improved Vampiric Blood talent icon.

Improved Vampiric Blood

35
Rank 2
35
Cast Time Passive
Effect Vampiric Blood's healing and absorb amount is increased by 10% and duration by 4 sec.
Improved Heart Strike talent icon.
15
Improved Heart Strike talent icon.

Improved Heart Strike

15
Rank 2
15
Cast Time Passive
Effect Heart Strike damage increased by 30%.
Death's Caress talent icon.
50
Death's Caress talent icon.

Death's Caress

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 6 sec cooldown
Effect Reach out with necrotic tendrils, dealing 101 Shadow damage and applying Blood Plague to your target and generating 2 Bone Shield charges. Blood Plague A shadowy disease that drains 372 health from the target over 24 sec.
Power Cost 1 Rune
Range 30 yd range
Rune Tap talent icon.
42
Rune Tap talent icon.

Rune Tap

42
Rank 1
42
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 1.5 sec cooldown
Effect Reduces all damage taken by 20% for 4 sec.
Power Cost 1 Rune
Heartbreaker talent icon.
8
Heartbreaker talent icon.

Heartbreaker

8
Rank 1
6
Rank 2
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect Heart Strike generates 2 additional Runic Power per target hit.
Foul Bulwark talent icon.
48
Foul Bulwark talent icon.

Foul Bulwark

48
Rank 1
48
Cast Time Passive
Effect Each charge of Bone Shield increases your maximum health by 1%.
Dancing Rune Weapon talent icon.
50
Dancing Rune Weapon talent icon.

Dancing Rune Weapon

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 2 min cooldown
Effect Summons a rune weapon for 8 sec that mirrors your melee attacks and bolsters your defenses. While active, you gain 40% parry chance.
Range 30 yd range
Hemostasis talent icon.
28
Hemostasis talent icon.

Hemostasis

28
Rank 1
28
Cast Time Passive
Effect Each enemy hit by Blood Boil increases the damage and healing done by your next Death Strike by 8%, stacking up to 5 times.
Perseverance of the Ebon Blade talent icon.
1
Perseverance of the Ebon Blade talent icon.

Perseverance of the Ebon Blade

1
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect When Crimson Scourge is consumed, you gain 8% Versatility for 6 sec.
Relish in Blood talent icon.
50
Relish in Blood talent icon.

Relish in Blood

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect While Crimson Scourge is active, your next Death and Decay heals you for 124 health per Bone Shield charge and you immediately gain 10 Runic Power.
Leeching Strike talent icon.
0
Leeching Strike talent icon.

Leeching Strike

Cast Time Passive
Effect Heart Strike heals you for 0.5% health for each enemy hit while affected by Blood Plague.
Improved Bone Shield talent icon.
50
Improved Bone Shield talent icon.

Improved Bone Shield

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Bone Shield increases your Haste by 10%.
Insatiable Blade talent icon.
50
Insatiable Blade talent icon.

Insatiable Blade

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Dancing Rune Weapon generates 5 Bone Shield charges. When a charge of Bone Shield is consumed, the cooldown of Dancing Rune Weapon is reduced by 5 sec.
Blooddrinker talent icon.
1
Blooddrinker talent icon.

Blooddrinker

1
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Channeled
Cooldown 30 sec cooldown
Effect Drains 1,349 health from the target over 2.7 sec. You can move, parry, dodge, and use defensive abilities while channeling this ability.
Power Cost 1 Rune
Range 30 yd range
Consumption talent icon.

Consumption

Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 30 sec cooldown
Effect Strikes all enemies in front of you with a hungering attack that deals 415 Physical damage and heals you for 150% of that damage. Deals reduced damage beyond 8 targets.
Range Melee Range
Rapid Decomposition talent icon.
50
Rapid Decomposition talent icon.

Rapid Decomposition

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your Blood Plague and Death and Decay deal damage 18% more often. Additionally, your Blood Plague leeches 50% more Health.
Blood Feast talent icon.
0
Blood Feast talent icon.

Blood Feast

Cast Time Passive
Effect Anti-Magic Shell heals you for 100% of the damage it absorbs.
Blood Tap talent icon.
0
Blood Tap talent icon.

Blood Tap

Cast Time Instant
Effect Consume the essence around you to generate 1 Rune. Recharge time reduced by 2 sec whenever a Bone Shield charge is consumed.
Reinforced Bones talent icon.
50
Reinforced Bones talent icon.

Reinforced Bones

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases Armor gained from Bone Shield by 10%.
Everlasting Bond talent icon.
50
Everlasting Bond talent icon.

Everlasting Bond

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Summons 1 additional copy of Dancing Rune Weapon and increases its duration by 8 sec.
Voracious talent icon.
48
Voracious talent icon.

Voracious

48
Rank 1
48
Cast Time Passive
Effect Death Strike's healing is increased by 15% and grants you 10% Leech for 8 sec.
Bloodworms talent icon.
4
Bloodworms talent icon.

Bloodworms

4
Rank 1
4
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your auto attacks have a chance to summon a Bloodworm. Bloodworms deal minor damage to your target for 15 sec and then burst, healing you for 15% of your missing health. If you drop below 50% health, your Bloodworms will immediately burst and heal you.
Coagulopathy talent icon.
50
Coagulopathy talent icon.

Coagulopathy

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Enemies affected by Blood Plague take 5% increased damage from you and Death Strike increases the damage of your Blood Plague by 30% for 8 sec, stacking up to 5 times.
Tombstone talent icon.
50
Tombstone talent icon.

Tombstone

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 1 min cooldown
Effect Consume up to 5 Bone Shield charges. For each charge consumed, you gain 6 Runic Power and absorb damage equal to 6% of your maximum health for 8 sec.
Mark of Blood talent icon.

Mark of Blood

Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 6 sec cooldown
Effect Places a Mark of Blood on an enemy for 15 sec. The enemy's damaging auto attacks will also heal their victim for 3% of the victim's maximum health.
Range 15 yd range
Gorefiend's Grasp talent icon.
1
Gorefiend's Grasp talent icon.

Gorefiend's Grasp

1
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 2 min cooldown
Effect Shadowy tendrils coil around all enemies within 15 yards of a hostile or friendly target, pulling them to the target's location.
Range 30 yd range
Sanguine Ground talent icon.
50
Sanguine Ground talent icon.

Sanguine Ground

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect You deal 5% more damage and receive 5% more healing while standing in your Death and Decay.
Shattering Bone talent icon.
50
Shattering Bone talent icon.

Shattering Bone

50
Rank 2
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect When Bone Shield is consumed it shatters dealing 69 shadow damage to nearby enemies. This damage is tripled while you are within your Death and Decay.
Heartrend talent icon.
50
Heartrend talent icon.

Heartrend

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect Heart Strike has a chance to increase the damage of your next Death Strike by 20%.
Tightening Grasp talent icon.
0
Tightening Grasp talent icon.

Tightening Grasp

Cast Time Passive
Effect Enemies hit by Gorefiend's Grasp take 5% increased damage from you for 15 sec. Additionally, reduces the cooldown on Gorefiend's Grasp by 30 sec.
Iron Heart talent icon.
49
Iron Heart talent icon.

Iron Heart

49
Rank 1
49
Cast Time Passive
Effect Blood Shield's duration is increased by 2 sec and it absorbs 20% more damage.
Red Thirst talent icon.
46
Red Thirst talent icon.

Red Thirst

46
Rank 1
21
Rank 2
25
Cast Time Passive
Effect Reduces the cooldown on Vampiric Blood by 2.0 sec per 10 Runic Power spent.
Bonestorm talent icon.
0
Bonestorm talent icon.

Bonestorm

Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 1 min cooldown
Effect A whirl of bone and gore batters all nearby enemies, dealing 119 Shadow damage every 1 sec, and healing you for 3% of your maximum health every time it deals damage (up to 15%). Lasts 1 sec per 10 Runic Power spent. Deals reduced damage beyond 8 targets.
Power Cost 0 Runic Power
Purgatory talent icon.
50
Purgatory talent icon.

Purgatory

50
Rank 1
50
Cast Time Passive
Effect An unholy pact that prevents fatal damage, instead absorbing incoming healing equal to the damage prevented, lasting 3 sec. If any healing absorption remains when this effect expires, you will die. This effect may only occur every 4 min.
Bloodshot talent icon.
32
Bloodshot talent icon.

Bloodshot

32
Rank 1
32
Cast Time Passive
Effect While Blood Shield is active, you deal 25% increased Physical damage.
Umbilicus Eternus talent icon.
15
Umbilicus Eternus talent icon.

Umbilicus Eternus

15
Rank 1
15
Cast Time Passive
Effect After Vampiric Blood expires, you absorb damage equal to 5 times the damage your Blood Plague dealt during Vampiric Blood.

PvP Talents

Rot and Wither talent icon.
8
Rot and Wither talent icon.

Rot and Wither

8
Rank 1
8
Effect Your Death and Decay rots enemies each time it deals damage, absorbing healing equal to 100% of damage dealt.
Walking Dead talent icon.
7
Walking Dead talent icon.

Walking Dead

7
Rank 1
7
Effect Your Death Grip causes the target to be unable to move faster than normal movement speed for 8 sec.
Strangulate talent icon.
5
Strangulate talent icon.

Strangulate

5
Rank 1
5
Effect Shadowy tendrils constrict an enemy's throat, silencing them for 4 sec.
Blood for Blood talent icon.
20
Blood for Blood talent icon.

Blood for Blood

20
Rank 1
20
Effect Heart Strike deals 30% increased damage, but also costs 3% of your max health.
Last Dance talent icon.
23
Last Dance talent icon.

Last Dance

23
Rank 1
23
Effect Reduces the cooldown of Dancing Rune Weapon by 50% and its duration by 25%.
Death Chain talent icon.
10
Death Chain talent icon.

Death Chain

10
Rank 1
10
Effect Chains 3 enemies together, dealing 152.7 Shadow damage and causing 20% of all damage taken to also be received by the others in the chain. Lasts for 10 sec.
Murderous Intent talent icon.
7
Murderous Intent talent icon.

Murderous Intent

7
Rank 1
7
Effect You focus the assault on this target, increasing their damage taken by 3% for 6 sec. Each unique player that attacks the target increases the damage taken by an additional 3%, stacking up to 5 times. Your melee attacks refresh the duration of Focused Assault.
Decomposing Aura talent icon.
34
Decomposing Aura talent icon.

Decomposing Aura

34
Rank 1
34
Effect All enemies within 8 yards slowly decay, losing up to 3% of their max health every 2 sec. Max 5 stacks. Lasts 6 sec.
Dark Simulacrum talent icon.
3
Dark Simulacrum talent icon.

Dark Simulacrum

3
Rank 1
3
Effect Places a dark ward on an enemy player that persists for 12 sec, triggering when the enemy next spends mana on a spell, and allowing the Death Knight to unleash an exact duplicate of that spell.
Spellwarden talent icon.
5
Spellwarden talent icon.

Spellwarden

5
Rank 1
5
Effect Rune of Spellwarding is applied to you with 25% increased effect.
Necrotic Aura talent icon.
17
Necrotic Aura talent icon.

Necrotic Aura

17
Rank 1
17
Effect All enemies within 8 yards take 8% increased magical damage.

Equipment

The equipment is what makes characters stronger. The best gear is usually found in the Great Vault, Mythic+ dungeons, and Mythic raids. They can also be bought from PvP vendors or crafted with the Crafting Orders system.

Here are the best equipment items for Blood Death Knights in Mythic+.

Head

  1. Maw of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.
    set
    Maw of the Haunted Frostbrood
    39
    Maw of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.

    Maw of the Haunted Frostbrood

    Ilvl 424
    Slot Head
    Stats
    +512 strength
    +1383 stamina
    +225 critical-strike
    +561 mastery
    Set
    Set: When a Bone Shield charge is consumed you have a 20% chance to generate 1 Rune.
    Set: After 10 Bone Shield charges are consumed gain 10% damage and Haste for 10 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Gaze of the Living Quarry icon.
    Gaze of the Living Quarry
    3
    Gaze of the Living Quarry icon.

    Gaze of the Living Quarry

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Head
    Stats
    +471 strength
    +1237 stamina
    +492 critical-strike
    +260 haste
    Rank Mythic

  3. Skoldiir Helm icon.
    Skoldiir Helm
    3
    Skoldiir Helm icon.

    Skoldiir Helm

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Head
    Stats
    +498 strength
    +1333 stamina
    +537 critical-strike
    +238 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  4. Helmet of Reverent Loyalty icon.
    Helmet of Reverent Loyalty
    2
    Helmet of Reverent Loyalty icon.

    Helmet of Reverent Loyalty

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Head
    Stats
    +498 strength
    +1333 stamina
    +454 haste
    +321 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  5. Goldsteel Greathelm icon.
    Goldsteel Greathelm
    1
    Goldsteel Greathelm icon.

    Goldsteel Greathelm

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Head
    Stats
    +471 strength
    +1237 stamina
    +376 critical-strike
    +376 versatility
    Rank Mythic

Neck

  1. Elemental Lariat icon.
    Elemental Lariat
    48
    Elemental Lariat icon.

    Elemental Lariat

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Neck
    Stats
    +722 stamina
    +592 haste
    +592 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to empower one of your socketed elemental gems, granting 499 of their associated stat for 12 sec.

  2. Custodian's Medallion of Delusion icon.
    Custodian's Medallion of Delusion
    1
    Custodian's Medallion of Delusion icon.

    Custodian's Medallion of Delusion

    Ilvl 411
    Slot Neck
    Stats
    +661 stamina
    +659 versatility
    +466 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  3. Wolfstride Pendant icon.
    Wolfstride Pendant
    1
    Wolfstride Pendant icon.

    Wolfstride Pendant

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Neck
    Stats
    +750 stamina
    +346 haste
    +864 mastery
    Rank Mythic

Shoulders

  1. Jaws of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.
    set
    Jaws of the Haunted Frostbrood
    45
    Jaws of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.

    Jaws of the Haunted Frostbrood

    Ilvl 424
    Slot Shoulders
    Stats
    +384 strength
    +1037 stamina
    +393 haste
    +196 versatility
    Set
    Set: When a Bone Shield charge is consumed you have a 20% chance to generate 1 Rune.
    Set: After 10 Bone Shield charges are consumed gain 10% damage and Haste for 10 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Scaldrons of Molten Might icon.
    Scaldrons of Molten Might
    4
    Scaldrons of Molten Might icon.

    Scaldrons of Molten Might

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Shoulders
    Stats
    +353 strength
    +928 stamina
    +192 haste
    +372 versatility
    Rank Mythic

  3. Nokhud Traditionalist's Pauldrons icon.
    Nokhud Traditionalist's Pauldrons
    1
    Nokhud Traditionalist's Pauldrons icon.

    Nokhud Traditionalist's Pauldrons

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Shoulders
    Stats
    +353 strength
    +928 stamina
    +330 critical-strike
    +234 versatility
    +242 avoidance
    Rank Mythic

Back

  1. Potion-Stained Cloak icon.
    Potion-Stained Cloak
    18
    Potion-Stained Cloak icon.

    Potion-Stained Cloak

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Back
    Stats
    +280 strength
    +750 stamina
    +171 haste
    +265 versatility
    Rank Mythic

  2. Fireproof Drape icon.
    Fireproof Drape
    8
    Fireproof Drape icon.

    Fireproof Drape

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Back
    Stats
    +280 strength
    +750 stamina
    +274 haste
    +162 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  3. Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl icon.
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl
    8
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl icon.

    Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl

    Ilvl 418
    Slot Back
    Stats
    +272 strength
    +722 stamina
    +215 haste
    +215 mastery

  4. Decorated Commander's Cindercloak icon.
    Decorated Commander's Cindercloak
    4
    Decorated Commander's Cindercloak icon.

    Decorated Commander's Cindercloak

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Back
    Stats
    +265 strength
    +696 stamina
    +280 haste
    +143 versatility
    Rank Mythic

  5. Cape of Entanglement icon.
    Cape of Entanglement
    3
    Cape of Entanglement icon.

    Cape of Entanglement

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Back
    Stats
    +280 strength
    +750 stamina
    +218 critical-strike
    +218 haste
    +187 avoidance
    Rank Mythic

Chest

  1. Breastplate of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.
    set
    Breastplate of the Haunted Frostbrood
    40
    Breastplate of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.

    Breastplate of the Haunted Frostbrood

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Chest
    Stats
    +498 strength
    +1333 stamina
    +221 critical-strike
    +553 versatility
    Set
    Set: When a Bone Shield charge is consumed you have a 20% chance to generate 1 Rune.
    Set: After 10 Bone Shield charges are consumed gain 10% damage and Haste for 10 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Dathea's Cyclonic Cage icon.
    Dathea's Cyclonic Cage
    6
    Dathea's Cyclonic Cage icon.

    Dathea's Cyclonic Cage

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Chest
    Stats
    +498 strength
    +1333 stamina
    +530 haste
    +245 versatility
    Rank Mythic

  3. Allied Chestplate of Generosity icon.
    Allied Chestplate of Generosity
    2
    Allied Chestplate of Generosity icon.

    Allied Chestplate of Generosity

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Chest
    Stats
    +484 strength
    +1283 stamina
    +273 versatility
    +491 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to rally you and your 4 closest allies within 30 yards to victory for 10 sec, increasing Versatility by 276.

  4. Breastplate of Soaring Terror icon.
    Breastplate of Soaring Terror
    1
    Breastplate of Soaring Terror icon.

    Breastplate of Soaring Terror

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Chest
    Stats
    +471 strength
    +1237 stamina
    +279 haste
    +472 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  5. Cuirass of Irreparable Madness icon.
    Cuirass of Irreparable Madness
    1
    Cuirass of Irreparable Madness icon.

    Cuirass of Irreparable Madness

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Chest
    Stats
    +471 strength
    +1237 stamina
    +440 haste
    +311 mastery
    Rank Mythic

Wrist

  1. Goldsteel Bindings icon.
    Goldsteel Bindings
    22
    Goldsteel Bindings icon.

    Goldsteel Bindings

    Ilvl 418
    Slot Wrist
    Stats
    +272 strength
    +722 stamina
    +218 haste
    +210 versatility
    Rank Mythic

  2. Primal Molten Vambraces icon.
    Primal Molten Vambraces
    9
    Primal Molten Vambraces icon.

    Primal Molten Vambraces

    Ilvl 418
    Slot Wrist
    Stats
    +272 strength
    +722 stamina
    +215 haste
    +215 mastery

  3. Thrashing Wind Vambraces icon.
    Thrashing Wind Vambraces
    7
    Thrashing Wind Vambraces icon.

    Thrashing Wind Vambraces

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Wrist
    Stats
    +265 strength
    +696 stamina
    +166 versatility
    +257 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  4. Difficult Wrist Protectors icon.
    Difficult Wrist Protectors
    4
    Difficult Wrist Protectors icon.

    Difficult Wrist Protectors

    Ilvl 418
    Slot Wrist
    Stats
    +272 strength
    +722 stamina
    +429 haste
    Effects
    Equip: Safety fuses built into this device reduce the chance of its slotted tinker malfunctioning by up to 15%.

  5. Allied Wristguard of Companionship icon.
    Allied Wristguard of Companionship
    2
    Allied Wristguard of Companionship icon.

    Allied Wristguard of Companionship

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Wrist
    Stats
    +272 strength
    +722 stamina
    +178 critical-strike
    +251 haste
    Effects
    Equip: Grants 56 Versatility for every ally in a 30 yard radius, stacking up to 4 times.

Hands

  1. Grasps of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.
    set
    Grasps of the Haunted Frostbrood
    41
    Grasps of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.

    Grasps of the Haunted Frostbrood

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Hands
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +414 critical-strike
    +167 haste
    Set
    Set: When a Bone Shield charge is consumed you have a 20% chance to generate 1 Rune.
    Set: After 10 Bone Shield charges are consumed gain 10% damage and Haste for 10 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Arcane Defender's Gauntlets icon.
    Arcane Defender's Gauntlets
    3
    Arcane Defender's Gauntlets icon.

    Arcane Defender's Gauntlets

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Hands
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +216 haste
    +365 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  3. Diamond-Etched Gauntlets icon.
    Diamond-Etched Gauntlets
    2
    Diamond-Etched Gauntlets icon.

    Diamond-Etched Gauntlets

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Hands
    Stats
    +353 strength
    +928 stamina
    +191 critical-strike
    +373 haste
    Rank Mythic

  4. Skoldiir Gauntlets icon.
    Skoldiir Gauntlets
    2
    Skoldiir Gauntlets icon.

    Skoldiir Gauntlets

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Hands
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +415 critical-strike
    +166 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  5. Battleborne Sentinel Gauntlets icon.
    Battleborne Sentinel Gauntlets
    1
    Battleborne Sentinel Gauntlets icon.

    Battleborne Sentinel Gauntlets

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Hands
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +340 critical-strike
    +241 haste
    Rank Mythic

Waist

  1. Unstable Frostfire Belt icon.
    Unstable Frostfire Belt
    40
    Unstable Frostfire Belt icon.

    Unstable Frostfire Belt

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Waist
    Stats
    +363 strength
    +962 stamina
    +409 critical-strike
    +164 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to inflict a Lingering Frostspark, dealing 10,009 Frostfire damage over 10 sec. Enemies that die while under this effect will explode, leaving a cold sleet for 8 sec that slows enemies by 50%.

  2. Binding of Broken Dreams icon.
    Binding of Broken Dreams
    3
    Binding of Broken Dreams icon.

    Binding of Broken Dreams

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Waist
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +291 critical-strike
    +291 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  3. Roaring Breeze Waistguard icon.
    Roaring Breeze Waistguard
    3
    Roaring Breeze Waistguard icon.

    Roaring Breeze Waistguard

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Waist
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +166 critical-strike
    +415 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  4. Primal Molten Greatbelt icon.
    Primal Molten Greatbelt
    2
    Primal Molten Greatbelt icon.

    Primal Molten Greatbelt

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Waist
    Stats
    +363 strength
    +962 stamina
    +286 haste
    +286 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: Has a chance to cause 7,754 Physical damage upon being struck by a melee attack.

  5. Girdle of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.
    Girdle of the Haunted Frostbrood
    1
    Girdle of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.

    Girdle of the Haunted Frostbrood

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Waist
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +167 haste
    +414 mastery
    +249 avoidance
    Rank Mythic

Legs

  1. Greaves of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.
    set
    Greaves of the Haunted Frostbrood
    40
    Greaves of the Haunted Frostbrood icon.

    Greaves of the Haunted Frostbrood

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Legs
    Stats
    +498 strength
    +1333 stamina
    +553 haste
    +221 mastery
    Set
    Set: When a Bone Shield charge is consumed you have a 20% chance to generate 1 Rune.
    Set: After 10 Bone Shield charges are consumed gain 10% damage and Haste for 10 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Arcane Defender's Pants icon.
    Arcane Defender's Pants
    3
    Arcane Defender's Pants icon.

    Arcane Defender's Pants

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Legs
    Stats
    +498 strength
    +1333 stamina
    +221 haste
    +553 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  3. Frostfire Legguards of Preparation icon.
    Frostfire Legguards of Preparation
    2
    Frostfire Legguards of Preparation icon.

    Frostfire Legguards of Preparation

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Legs
    Stats
    +484 strength
    +1283 stamina
    +338 haste
    +425 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Damaging a new enemy grants you 239 Haste for 10 sec, up to 5 stacks.

  4. Opalfang's Earthbound Legguards icon.
    Opalfang's Earthbound Legguards
    2
    Opalfang's Earthbound Legguards icon.

    Opalfang's Earthbound Legguards

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Legs
    Stats
    +471 strength
    +1237 stamina
    +251 critical-strike
    +500 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  5. Primal Molten Legplates icon.
    Primal Molten Legplates
    2
    Primal Molten Legplates icon.

    Primal Molten Legplates

    Ilvl 418
    Slot Legs
    Stats
    +484 strength
    +1283 stamina
    +382 haste
    +382 mastery

Feet

  1. Primal Molten Sabatons icon.
    Primal Molten Sabatons
    15
    Primal Molten Sabatons icon.

    Primal Molten Sabatons

    Ilvl 418
    Slot Feet
    Stats
    +363 strength
    +962 stamina
    +286 haste
    +286 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: +1 Sparkle.

  2. Scaleguard's Stalwart Greatboots icon.
    Scaleguard's Stalwart Greatboots
    13
    Scaleguard's Stalwart Greatboots icon.

    Scaleguard's Stalwart Greatboots

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Feet
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +378 versatility
    +203 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  3. Stonestep Boots icon.
    Stonestep Boots
    6
    Stonestep Boots icon.

    Stonestep Boots

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Feet
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +253 critical-strike
    +328 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  4. Duskwatch Guard's Boots icon.
    Duskwatch Guard's Boots
    5
    Duskwatch Guard's Boots icon.

    Duskwatch Guard's Boots

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Feet
    Stats
    +374 strength
    +1000 stamina
    +340 critical-strike
    +241 haste
    Rank Mythic

  5. Valkyra Protector Greatboots icon.
    Valkyra Protector Greatboots
    5
    Valkyra Protector Greatboots icon.

    Valkyra Protector Greatboots

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Feet
    Stats
    +353 strength
    +928 stamina
    +366 haste
    +197 mastery
    Rank Mythic

Rings

  1. Signet of Titanic Insight icon.
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    36
    Signet of Titanic Insight icon.

    Signet of Titanic Insight

    Ilvl 418
    Slot Ring 1
    Stats
    +722 stamina
    +592 versatility
    +592 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Increases duration of Well Fed bonuses from Dragon Isles meals by 100% and they now persist through death.

  2. Seal of Diurna's Chosen icon.
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen
    19
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen icon.

    Seal of Diurna's Chosen

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Ring 2
    Stats
    +750 stamina
    +301 critical-strike
    +909 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: Dealing Fire damage has a chance to ignite your enemies, burning them for an additional 7,252 damage every 2 seconds.
    Rank Mythic

  3. Thunderous Downburst Ring icon.
    Thunderous Downburst Ring
    17
    Thunderous Downburst Ring icon.

    Thunderous Downburst Ring

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Ring 2
    Stats
    +750 stamina
    +432 haste
    +778 versatility
    Rank Mythic

  4. Jeweled Signet of Melandrus icon.
    Jeweled Signet of Melandrus
    14
    Jeweled Signet of Melandrus icon.

    Jeweled Signet of Melandrus

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Ring 2
    Stats
    +750 stamina
    +553 critical-strike
    +657 haste
    Effects
    Equip: Increases your autoattack damage by 177.
    Rank Mythic

  5. Seal of Filial Duty icon.
    Seal of Filial Duty
    6
    Seal of Filial Duty icon.

    Seal of Filial Duty

    Ilvl 431
    Slot Ring 2
    Stats
    +852 stamina
    +322 haste
    +974 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Dealing Fire damage has a chance to invigorate you, absorbing 64,008 damage for 6 seconds.
    Rank Mythic

Trinkets

  1. Windscar Whetstone icon.
    Windscar Whetstone
    47
    Windscar Whetstone icon.

    Windscar Whetstone

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Trinket 2
    Stats
    +553 mastery
    Effects
    Use: A Slicing Maelstrom surrounds you, inflicting 349,872 Physical damage to nearby enemies over 6 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  2. Eye of Skovald icon.
    Eye of Skovald
    12
    Eye of Skovald icon.

    Eye of Skovald

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Trinket 1
    Stats
    +537 critical-strike
    Effects
    Equip: Your ranged attacks and spells have a chance to call down a Fel Meteor on your target, dealing 26,163 Fire damage to them and nearby enemies.
    Rank Mythic

  3. Whispering Incarnate Icon icon.
    Whispering Incarnate Icon
    12
    Whispering Incarnate Icon icon.

    Whispering Incarnate Icon

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Trinket 2
    Stats
    +473 strength
    Effects
    Equip: Succumb to the Icon's whispers and become Infused with Earth, increasing your Versatility by 567. Fighting alongside allies who are Infused with Fire or Frost has a chance to grant you 277 of their Infusion's stat for 12 sec. Infusion based on your current specialization.
    Rank Mythic

  4. Manic Grieftorch icon.
    Manic Grieftorch
    8
    Manic Grieftorch icon.

    Manic Grieftorch

    Ilvl 424
    Slot Trinket 1
    Stats
    +487 strength
    Effects
    Use: Channel for 2 sec, unleashing a furious volley of flame around your target, dealing 251,139 Fire damage to your target with a chance to strike nearby enemies for additional damage. Whenever an allied player dies, this cooldown is reduced by 90 seconds. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  5. Rumbling Ruby icon.
    Rumbling Ruby
    5
    Rumbling Ruby icon.

    Rumbling Ruby

    Ilvl 415
    Slot Trinket 1
    Stats
    +448 strength
    Effects
    Equip: Your attacks slowly build Concussive Force, granting 25 attack power per stack. At 10 stacks, your next 3 melee abilities emit a shockwave in front of you, dealing 23,182 bonus Nature damage to all enemies in a line. Shockwaves deal more damage to enemies at high health.
    Rank Mythic

Main Hand

  1. Obsidian Seared Claymore icon.
    Obsidian Seared Claymore
    13
    Obsidian Seared Claymore icon.

    Obsidian Seared Claymore

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Main Hand
    Stats
    +484 strength
    +1283 stamina
    +382 haste
    +382 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Your attacks have a chance to be imbued with ferocity, dealing an additional 5,293 Physical damage.

  2. Ley-Line Tracer icon.
    Ley-Line Tracer
    7
    Ley-Line Tracer icon.

    Ley-Line Tracer

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Main Hand
    Stats
    +498 strength
    +1333 stamina
    +487 haste
    +288 mastery
    Rank Mythic

  3. Primal Molten Greataxe icon.
    Primal Molten Greataxe
    6
    Primal Molten Greataxe icon.

    Primal Molten Greataxe

    Ilvl 418
    Slot Main Hand
    Stats
    +484 strength
    +1283 stamina
    +382 versatility
    +382 mastery

  4. Algeth'ar Hedgecleaver icon.
    Algeth'ar Hedgecleaver
    5
    Algeth'ar Hedgecleaver icon.

    Algeth'ar Hedgecleaver

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Main Hand
    Stats
    +498 strength
    +1333 stamina
    +271 versatility
    +503 mastery
    +332 leech
    Rank Mythic

  5. Nhallish's Bloody Polearm icon.
    Nhallish's Bloody Polearm
    5
    Nhallish's Bloody Polearm icon.

    Nhallish's Bloody Polearm

    Ilvl 421
    Slot Main Hand
    Stats
    +498 strength
    +1333 stamina
    +437 critical-strike
    +304 mastery
    Rank Mythic

Gems

Gems are jewelcrafting items. Created with the Jewelcrafting profession or bought in the auction house, they can be socketed into Head, Neck, Wrists, Waist, and Rings items.

Here are the best gems for Blood Death Knights in Mythic+.

  1. Energized Ysemerald icon.
    Energized Ysemerald
    52
    Energized Ysemerald icon.

    Energized Ysemerald

    Effect +70 Haste and +33 Versatility
    Type prismatic
  2. Zen Neltharite icon.
    Zen Neltharite
    43
    Zen Neltharite icon.

    Zen Neltharite

    Effect +70 Mastery and +33 Versatility
    Type prismatic
  3. Keen Ysemerald icon.
    Keen Ysemerald
    28
    Keen Ysemerald icon.

    Keen Ysemerald

    Effect +70 Haste and +33 Mastery
    Type prismatic
  4. Fierce Illimited Diamond icon.
    Fierce Illimited Diamond
    24
    Fierce Illimited Diamond icon.

    Fierce Illimited Diamond

    Effect +75 Primary Stat and +66 Haste
    Type prismatic
  5. Zen Malygite icon.
    Zen Malygite
    18
    Zen Malygite icon.

    Zen Malygite

    Effect +70 Versatility and +33 Mastery
    Type prismatic

Enchantments

Enchantments are equipment item upgrades. Created with the Enchanting and Leatherworking professions, or bought in the auction house, they can be set on Back, Chest, Wrist, Legs, Rings, Feet, Main Hand, and Off Hand items.

Here are the best enchantments for Blood Death Knights in Mythic+.

Back

  1. Graceful Avoidance icon.
    Graceful Avoidance
    27
    Graceful Avoidance icon.

    Graceful Avoidance

    Effect Graceful Avoidance
  2. Regenerative Leech icon.
    Regenerative Leech
    13
    Regenerative Leech icon.

    Regenerative Leech

    Effect Regenerative Leech
  3. Homebound Speed icon.
    Homebound Speed
    7
    Homebound Speed icon.

    Homebound Speed

    Effect Homebound Speed

Chest

  1. Waking Stats icon.
    Waking Stats
    37
    Waking Stats icon.

    Waking Stats

    Effect Waking Stats
  2. Sustained Strength icon.
    Sustained Strength
    9
    Sustained Strength icon.

    Sustained Strength

    Effect Sustained Strength
  3. Sustained Strength icon.
    Sustained Strength
    2
    Sustained Strength icon.

    Sustained Strength

    Effect Sustained Strength

Wrist

  1. +200 Speed icon.
    +200 Speed
    18
    +200 Speed icon.

    +200 Speed

    Effect +200 Speed
  2. +200 Avoidance icon.
    +200 Avoidance
    13
    +200 Avoidance icon.

    +200 Avoidance

    Effect +200 Avoidance
  3. +200 Leech icon.
    +200 Leech
    12
    +200 Leech icon.

    +200 Leech

    Effect +200 Leech

Legs

  1. Fierce Armor Kit icon.
    Fierce Armor Kit
    42
    Fierce Armor Kit icon.

    Fierce Armor Kit

    Effect Apply a Fierce Armor Kit to your leg armor, causing it to permanently gain 105 Stamina, as well as 177 Agility or Strength. (1 Sec Cooldown)
  2. Frosted Armor Kit icon.
    Frosted Armor Kit
    5
    Frosted Armor Kit icon.

    Frosted Armor Kit

    Effect Apply a Frosted Armor Kit to your leg armor, permanently increasing its armor by 141. Additionally, the item also gains 177 Agility or Strength. (1 Sec Cooldown)
  3. Fierce Armor Kit icon.
    Fierce Armor Kit
    2
    Fierce Armor Kit icon.

    Fierce Armor Kit

    Effect Apply a Fierce Armor Kit to your leg armor, causing it to permanently gain 89 Stamina, as well as 151 Agility or Strength. (1 Sec Cooldown)

Feet

  1. Watcher's Loam icon.
    Watcher's Loam
    30
    Watcher's Loam icon.

    Watcher's Loam

    Effect Watcher's Loam
  2. Plainsrunner's Breeze icon.
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    14
    Plainsrunner's Breeze icon.

    Plainsrunner's Breeze

    Effect Plainsrunner's Breeze
  3. Plainsrunner's Breeze icon.
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    3
    Plainsrunner's Breeze icon.

    Plainsrunner's Breeze

    Effect Plainsrunner's Breeze

Rings

  1. +82 Haste icon.
    +82 Haste
    48
    +82 Haste icon.

    +82 Haste

    Effect +82 Haste
  2. +82 Versatility icon.
    +82 Versatility
    26
    +82 Versatility icon.

    +82 Versatility

    Effect +82 Versatility
  3. +82 Mastery icon.
    +82 Mastery
    22
    +82 Mastery icon.

    +82 Mastery

    Effect +82 Mastery

Main Hand

  1. Rune of the Fallen Crusader icon.
    Rune of the Fallen Crusader
    50
    Rune of the Fallen Crusader icon.

    Rune of the Fallen Crusader

    Effect Rune of the Fallen Crusader

Embellished Items

Embellished items are crafted pieces of equipment that feature specific abilities. They are obtained by using an embellishment optional reagent or are already included in an item recipe.

Only 2 embellished items can be equipped at the same time. Here are the best embellished items for Blood Death Knights in Mythic+.

  1. Elemental Lariat icon.
    Elemental Lariat
    48
    Elemental Lariat icon.

    Elemental Lariat

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Neck
    Stats
    +722 stamina
    +592 haste
    +592 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to empower one of your socketed elemental gems, granting 499 of their associated stat for 12 sec.

  2. Unstable Frostfire Belt icon.
    Unstable Frostfire Belt
    40
    Unstable Frostfire Belt icon.

    Unstable Frostfire Belt

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Waist
    Stats
    +363 strength
    +962 stamina
    +409 critical-strike
    +164 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to inflict a Lingering Frostspark, dealing 10,009 Frostfire damage over 10 sec. Enemies that die while under this effect will explode, leaving a cold sleet for 8 sec that slows enemies by 50%.

  3. Allied Chestplate of Generosity icon.
    Allied Chestplate of Generosity
    2
    Allied Chestplate of Generosity icon.

    Allied Chestplate of Generosity

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Chest
    Stats
    +484 strength
    +1283 stamina
    +273 versatility
    +491 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to rally you and your 4 closest allies within 30 yards to victory for 10 sec, increasing Versatility by 276.

  4. Allied Wristguard of Companionship icon.
    Allied Wristguard of Companionship
    2
    Allied Wristguard of Companionship icon.

    Allied Wristguard of Companionship

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Wrist
    Stats
    +272 strength
    +722 stamina
    +178 critical-strike
    +251 haste
    Effects
    Equip: Grants 56 Versatility for every ally in a 30 yard radius, stacking up to 4 times.

  5. Frostfire Legguards of Preparation icon.
    Frostfire Legguards of Preparation
    2
    Frostfire Legguards of Preparation icon.

    Frostfire Legguards of Preparation

    Ilvl 418
    Limit Unique-Equipped: Embellished (2)
    Slot Legs
    Stats
    +484 strength
    +1283 stamina
    +338 haste
    +425 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Damaging a new enemy grants you 239 Haste for 10 sec, up to 5 stacks.