mm+ Havoc Demon Hunter

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This is a guide about how to build Havoc Demon Hunters for Mythic+ . It summarizes what is working for the highest-rated players: stat priority, legendary, trinkets, gems, enchantments, talents, PvP talents, covenants, soulbinds, and conduits.

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Class Havoc Demon Hunter
Activity Mythic+
Number of players 50
Highest rating 3767
Lowest rating 3484

Stat Priority

+540
26% Crit
+976
30% Hast
+105
20% Mast
+830
21% Vers

Based on the average stat bonuses observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the stat priority is:

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

Race

Based on the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the character races to choose are:

  1. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    40
  2. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    10

Legendary

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the legendary items to use are:

  1. Collective Anguish legendary item icon.
    C

    Collective Anguish - Wrist

    33

    Casting Eye Beam summons an allied Vengeance Demon Hunter who casts Fel Devastation.

  2. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Head

    15

    Gain the legendary effect of Blazing Slaughter: The Hunt engulfs you with Immolation Aura upon reaching your target and you gain 4% Agility for 12 sec for each enemy hit.

  3. Collective Anguish legendary item icon.
    C

    Collective Anguish - Back

    14

    Casting Eye Beam summons an allied Vengeance Demon Hunter who casts Fel Devastation.

  4. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Hands

    11

    Gain the legendary effect of Agony Gaze: Sinful Brand deals 10% increased damage and Eye Beam damage increases the duration of Sinful Brand by 0.75 sec.

  5. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Waist

    10

    Gain the legendary effect of Agony Gaze: Sinful Brand deals 10% increased damage and Eye Beam damage increases the duration of Sinful Brand by 0.75 sec.

Trinkets

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the trinkets to use are:

  1. Cache of Acquired Treasures item icon.
    C

    Cache of Acquired Treasures

    44

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Periodically rummage through the cache, finding a new stolen weapon.
    Use: Grab the weapon from the cache, gaining its benefit. (3 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  2. Phial of Putrefaction item icon.
    P

    Phial of Putrefaction

    40

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Every 5 sec, your next melee ability applies Liquefying Ooze, dealing 3,624 Nature damage over 30 sec. Liquefying Ooze stacks up to 3 times. Stacking does not refresh the duration.
    Rank Mythic

  3. So'leah's Secret Technique item icon.
    S

    So'leah's Secret Technique

    8

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 agility
    Effects
    Use: Select a player in your party or raid, granting them 18 of their highest secondary stat, and granting you 113 of that same stat, for 30 min.
    Rank Mythic

  4. Shadowgrasp Totem item icon.
    S

    Shadowgrasp Totem

    3

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 agility
    Effects
    Use: Drop a Shadowgrasp Totem at your feet for 15 sec that harvests your target, inflicting 1,373 Shadow damage every 0.8 sec. Each time a target dies while affected by Shadowgrasp Totem, you are healed for 4,468 and this cooldown is reduced by 15 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  5. Infinitely Divisible Ooze item icon.
    I

    Infinitely Divisible Ooze

    2

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Your damaging abilities have a chance to conjure a Frothing Pustule to fight by your side, dealing 5,064 Nature damage to your target.
    Rank Mythic

Tier Set

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the tier set items to use are:

  1. Mercurial Punisher's Jerkin item icon.
    M

    Mercurial Punisher's Jerkin

    50

    Ilvl 285
    Stats
    +141 agility
    +303 stamina
    +56 haste
    +128 versatility
    Enchant
    Primary Stats +30
    Reinforced (+32 Stamina)
    Set
    Set: Increases Blade Dance and Chaos Strike damage by 20%.
    Set: Metamorphosis duration is increased by 6 sec. Every 60 Fury you consume reduces the cooldown of Metamorphosis by 1 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Mercurial Punisher's Shoulderpads item icon.
    M

    Mercurial Punisher's Shoulderpads

    49

    Ilvl 285
    Stats
    +106 agility
    +227 stamina
    +47 critical-strike
    +91 haste
    Set
    Set: Increases Blade Dance and Chaos Strike damage by 20%.
    Set: Metamorphosis duration is increased by 6 sec. Every 60 Fury you consume reduces the cooldown of Metamorphosis by 1 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  3. Mercurial Punisher's Breeches item icon.
    M

    Mercurial Punisher's Breeches

    47

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +132 agility
    +279 stamina
    +117 haste
    +62 versatility
    Set
    Set: Increases Blade Dance and Chaos Strike damage by 20%.
    Set: Metamorphosis duration is increased by 6 sec. Every 60 Fury you consume reduces the cooldown of Metamorphosis by 1 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  4. Mercurial Punisher's Hood item icon.
    M

    Mercurial Punisher's Hood

    34

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +132 agility
    +279 stamina
    +77 critical-strike
    +103 versatility
    Gem
    +16 Versatility
    Set
    Set: Increases Blade Dance and Chaos Strike damage by 20%.
    Set: Metamorphosis duration is increased by 6 sec. Every 60 Fury you consume reduces the cooldown of Metamorphosis by 1 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  5. Mercurial Punisher's Grips item icon.
    M

    Mercurial Punisher's Grips

    23

    Ilvl 285
    Stats
    +106 agility
    +227 stamina
    +40 haste
    +98 mastery
    Set
    Set: Increases Blade Dance and Chaos Strike damage by 20%.
    Set: Metamorphosis duration is increased by 6 sec. Every 60 Fury you consume reduces the cooldown of Metamorphosis by 1 sec.
    Rank Mythic

Gems

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the gems to use are:

  1. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    105

    +16 Versatility

  2. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    74

    +16 Haste

  3. Deadly Jewel Cluster icon.
    D

    Deadly Jewel Cluster

    60

    +16 Critical Strike

  4. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    1

    +5% Movement Speed

Back Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Back item are:

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    44

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

  2. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    6

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

Chest Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Chest item are:

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    31

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

    19

    Enchanted: Eternal Skirmish

Wrist Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Wrist item are:

  1. Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing

    15

    Enchanted: Shaded Hearthing

  2. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    2

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Hands item are:

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    4

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

  2. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    2

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

Feet Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    49

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Ring items are:

  1. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    47

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

  2. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    32

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

  3. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

    20

    Enchanted: +16 Critical Strike

Main Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Main Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    49

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

  2. Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force

    2

    Enchanted: Lightless Force

Off Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Off Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    48

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the talents to use are:

    1. Blind Fury talent icon.
      B
      49

      Blind Fury

      Eye Beam generates 40 Fury every sec. and its duration is increased by 50%.

    2. Felblade talent icon.
      F
      1

      Felblade

      Charge to your target and deal 727 Fire damage. Demon's Bite has a chance to reset the cooldown of Felblade. Generates 40 Fury.

    3. Demonic Appetite talent icon.
      D
      0

      Demonic Appetite

      Chaos Strike has a chance to spawn a Lesser Soul Fragment. Consuming any Soul Fragment grants 30 Fury.

    1. Insatiable Hunger talent icon.
      I
      49

      Insatiable Hunger

      Demon's Bite deals 20% more damage and generates 5 to 10 additional Fury.

    2. Demon Blades talent icon.
      D
      1

      Demon Blades

      Your auto attacks have a 60% chance to deal additional Shadow damage and generate Fury.

    3. Burning Hatred talent icon.
      B
      0

      Burning Hatred

      Immolation Aura generates an additional 60 Fury over 12 sec.

    1. Unbound Chaos talent icon.
      U
      45

      Unbound Chaos

      Activating Immolation Aura increases the damage of your next Fel Rush by 500%. Lasts 20 sec.

    2. Glaive Tempest talent icon.
      G
      4

      Glaive Tempest

      Launch two demonic glaives in a whirlwind of energy, causing 2,959 Chaos damage over 3 sec to all nearby enemies. Deals reduced damage beyond 5 targets.

    3. Trail of Ruin talent icon.
      T
      1

      Trail of Ruin

      The final slash of Blade Dance inflicts an additional 817 Chaos damage over 4 sec.

    1. Netherwalk talent icon.
      N
      43

      Netherwalk

      Slip into the nether, increasing movement speed by 100% and becoming immune to damage, but unable to attack. Lasts 6 sec.

    2. Soul Rending talent icon.
      S
      7

      Soul Rending

      Leech increased by 10%. Gain an additional 20% Leech while Metamorphosis is active.

    3. Desperate Instincts talent icon.
      D
      0

      Desperate Instincts

      Blur now reduces damage taken by an additional 10%. Additionally, you automatically trigger Blur with 50% reduced cooldown and duration when you fall below 35% health. This effect can only occur when Blur is not on cooldown.

    1. Cycle of Hatred talent icon.
      C
      47

      Cycle of Hatred

      When Chaos Strike refunds Fury, it also reduces the cooldown of Eye Beam by 3 sec.

    2. First Blood talent icon.
      F
      2

      First Blood

      Reduces the Fury cost of Blade Dance by 20 and increases its damage to 1,703 against the first target struck.

    3. Essence Break talent icon.
      E
      1

      Essence Break

      Slash all enemies in front of you for 823 Chaos damage, and increase the damage your Chaos Strike and Blade Dance deal to them by 40% for 8 sec.

    1. Fel Eruption talent icon.
      F
      39

      Fel Eruption

      Impales the target for 418 Chaos damage and stuns them for 4 sec.

    2. Unleashed Power talent icon.
      U
      8

      Unleashed Power

      Removes the Fury cost of Chaos Nova and reduces its cooldown by 33%.

    3. Master of the Glaive talent icon.
      M
      3

      Master of the Glaive

      Throw Glaive has 2 charges, and snares all enemies hit by 50% for 6 sec.

    1. Demonic talent icon.
      D
      49

      Demonic

      Eye Beam causes you to enter demon form for 6 sec after it finishes dealing damage.

    2. Momentum talent icon.
      M
      1

      Momentum

      Fel Rush increases your damage done by 15% for 6 sec. Vengeful Retreat's cooldown is reduced by 5 sec, and it generates 80 Fury over 10 sec if it damages at least one enemy.

    3. Fel Barrage talent icon.
      F
      0

      Fel Barrage

      Unleash a torrent of Fel energy over 3 sec, inflicting 4,731 Chaos damage to all enemies within 8 yds. Deals reduced damage beyond 8 targets.

PvP Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Mortal Dance PvP talent icon.
    M

    Mortal Dance

    44

  2. Isolated Prey PvP talent icon.
    I

    Isolated Prey

    35

  3. Detainment PvP talent icon.
    D

    Detainment

    17

  4. Chaotic Imprint PvP talent icon.
    C

    Chaotic Imprint

    16

  5. Reverse Magic PvP talent icon.
    R

    Reverse Magic

    15

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
0
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
0
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
1
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
49
Vent

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the covenants to pick are:

  1. Venthyr
  2. Night Fae
  3. Kyrian
  4. Necrolord

Soulbind

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the soulbinds to pick are:

  1. Nadjia The Mistblade icon.
    N

    Nadjia The Mistblade

    46

    The traits to use with Nadjia The Mistblade are:

    1. 46

      Agent of Chaos

    2. 46

      Fatal Flaw

    3. 46

      Friends in Low Places

    4. 46

      Thrill Seeker

    5. 45

      Nimble Steps

    6. 37

      Familiar Predicaments

    7. 9

      Dauntless Duelist

    8. 1

      Sinful Preservation

  2. Theotar The Mad Duke icon.
    T

    Theotar The Mad Duke

    2

    The traits to use with Theotar The Mad Duke are:

    1. 2

      Exquisite Ingredients

    2. 2

      Life is but an Appetizer

    3. 2

      Party Favors

    4. 2

      Soothing Shade

    5. 2

      Token of Appreciation

    6. 2

      Watch the Shoes!

  3. General Draven icon.
    G

    General Draven

    1

    The traits to use with General Draven are:

    1. 1

      Battlefield Presence

    2. 1

      Built for War

    3. 1

      Intimidation Tactics

    4. 1

      Move As One

    5. 1

      Service In Stone

    6. 1

      Unbreakable Body

  4. Korayn icon.
    K

    Korayn

    1

    The traits to use with Korayn are:

    1. 1

      First Strike

    2. 1

      Horn of the Wild Hunt

    3. 1

      Vorkai Ambush

    4. 1

      Vorkai Sharpening Techniques

    5. 1

      Wild Hunt Strategem

    6. 1

      Wild Hunt Tactics

potency conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the potency conduits to use are:

  1. Growing Inferno conduit icon.
    G

    Growing Inferno

    50

  2. Relentless Onslaught conduit icon.
    R

    Relentless Onslaught

    46

  3. Dancing with Fate conduit icon.
    D

    Dancing with Fate

    37

endurance conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the endurance conduits to use are:

  1. Fel Defender conduit icon.
    F

    Fel Defender

    45

  2. Viscous Ink conduit icon.
    V

    Viscous Ink

    44

  3. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    14

finesse conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Havoc Demon Hunters in Mythic+, the finesse conduits to use are:

  1. Felfire Haste conduit icon.
    F

    Felfire Haste

    47

  2. Ravenous Consumption conduit icon.
    R

    Ravenous Consumption

    7

  3. Demonic Parole conduit icon.
    D

    Demonic Parole

    2