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Restoration Druid PvP Guide For 2v2

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Restoration Druid
Season 4
50 characters
2357 - 2801

Welcome to Murlok.io's Restoration Druid PvP guide for 2v2 in World of Warcraft. This guide lists the best stats, races, talents, gear, embellishments, enchantments, and gems for patch 10.2.7, based on the character builds of the Top 50 Restoration Druids from Dragonflight Season 4 across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. This includes Satanaxo (Ravencrest EU) , who is currently the highest-ranked with a rating of 2801.

Updated every 12 hours with the latest data from the Battle.net API , the guide also examines each character's last time played, specialization usage frequency, and equipment type to ensure greater accuracy.

Top Restoration Druids

  1. 1
    Satanaxo's character icon
    Satanaxo
    Ravencrest (EU)
    496 ilvl
    2801
  2. 2
    ßornagød's character icon
    ßornagød
    Ravencrest (EU)
    496 ilvl
    2744
  3. 3
    Ilovealia's character icon
    Ilovealia
    Archimonde (EU)
    497 ilvl
    2739
  4. 4
    Slápz's character icon
    Slápz
    Ravencrest (EU)
    501 ilvl
    2711
  5. 5
    Cdsxr's character icon
    Cdsxr
    Ravencrest (EU)
    496 ilvl
    2629

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 the optimal way to balance Restoration Druid Secondary and Minor stats for 2v2.

Secondary Stats
+306
7% Critical Strike
+2942
17% Haste
+7748
25% Mastery
+6206
30% Versatility
  1. Mastery
  2. Versatility
  3. Haste
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stats
+36
0% Avoidance
+38
0% Leech
+538
10% Speed
  1. Speed
  2. Leech
  3. Avoidance

Races

In World of Warcraft, each race comes with unique traits that enhance character abilities or improve in-game quality of life. Although these racial traits typically offer minor advantages, they can still provide a competitive edge in certain scenarios.

With Night Elf currently being the top race for Restoration Druids in 2v2, here are the other races that also stand out due to their advantageous traits.

  1. Night Elf race icon
    Night Elf
    46
  2. Tauren race icon
    Tauren
    3
  3. Zandalari Troll race icon
    Zandalari Troll
    1

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

The following tree reproduces the in-game class talents disposition as a heatmap. Each color represents the usage frequency and general recommendation level of the talents:

  • Legendary : Represents the most frequently used talents. These are highly recommended for optimal performance.
  • Epic : Indicates talents that are widely used but offer flexibility for alternative choices. Useful in specific scenarios or personal preference.
  • Talents without color: Talents less commonly selected. They are typically chosen to fill necessary slots for advancing to the next tier and may not offer significant value in most situations.
Rake
19
Frenzied Regeneration
49
Rejuvenation
50
Starfire
43
Thrash
1
Improved Barkskin
50
Swiftmend
50
Sunfire
41
Starsurge
5
Rip
13
Improved Swipe
0
Verdant Heart
50
Wild Growth
50
Improved Nature's Cure
12
Moonkin Form
41
Improved Sunfire
0
Maim
13
Killer Instinct
0
Ironfur
49
Nurturing Instinct
50
Hibernate
0
Feline Swiftness
9
Thick Hide
49
Wild Charge
49
Natural Recovery
50
Cyclone
50
Astral Influence
41
Tireless Pursuit
10
Skull Bash
0
Soothe
48
Rising Light, Falling Night
38
Typhoon
3
Primal Fury
1
Matted Fur
49
Stampeding Roar
48
Improved Rejuvenation
24
Gale Winds
0
Mighty Bash
49
Ursine Vigor
3
Lycara's Teachings
48
Forestwalk
0
Mass Entanglement
37
Well-Honed Instincts
41
Improved Stampeding Roar
1
Renewal
45
Innervate
40
Protector of the Pack
1
Heart of the Wild
24
Nature's Vigil
0

Specialization Talents

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

The following tree reproduces the in-game specialization talents disposition as a heatmap. Each color represents the usage frequency and general recommendation level of the talents:

  • Legendary : Represents the most frequently used talents. These are highly recommended for optimal performance.
  • Epic : Indicates talents that are widely used but offer flexibility for alternative choices. Useful in specific scenarios or personal preference.
  • Talents without color: Talents less commonly selected. They are typically chosen to fill necessary slots for advancing to the next tier and may not offer significant value in most situations.
Lifebloom
50
Ysera's Gift
50
Nature's Swiftness
50
Omen of Clarity
50
Grove Tending
50
Passing Seasons
8
Flash of Clarity
50
Waking Dream
0
Improved Regrowth
3
Cenarion Ward
50
Tranquil Mind
35
Efflorescence
50
Tranquility
50
Ironbark
50
Soul of the Forest
50
Grove Guardians
50
Dreamstate
6
Cultivation
43
Improved Wild Growth
0
Stonebark
46
Verdancy
0
Rampant Growth
50
Regenesis
0
Wild Synthesis
44
Harmonious Blooming
50
Unstoppable Growth
0
Regenerative Heartwood
50
Overgrowth
49
Incarnation: Tree of Life
41
Adaptive Swarm
50
Verdant Infusion
50
Liveliness
38
Invigorate
0
Embrace of the Dream
0
Cenarius' Guidance
45
Budding Leaves
12
Unbridled Swarm
38
Luxuriant Soil
0
Nurturing Dormancy
4
Photosynthesis
50
Undergrowth
50
Reforestation
39
Germination
4

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 Restoration Druid'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.

The following tree reproduces the in-game pvp talents disposition as a heatmap. Each color represents the usage frequency and general recommendation level of the talents:

  • Legendary : Represents the most frequently used talents. These are highly recommended for optimal performance.
  • Epic : Indicates talents that are widely used but offer flexibility for alternative choices. Useful in specific scenarios or personal preference.
  • Talents without color: Talents less commonly selected. They are typically chosen to fill necessary slots for advancing to the next tier and may not offer significant value in most situations.
Disentanglement
1
Reactive Resin
8
Entangling Bark
0
Thorns
0
Deep Roots
0
Focused Growth
50
High Winds
0
Early Spring
0
Keeper of the Grove
50
Malorne's Swiftness
2
Call of the Elder Druid
39

Best In Slot And Gear

Gear consists of items that directly determine a character's power level. It can be acquired from diverse sources: dungeon, raid, world drops, crafted through various professions, obtained from PvP vendors, or chosen as rewards from the Great Vault.

Each piece of gear significantly boosts a character's overall strength and capabilities. Here are the top items for Restoration Druids in 2v2, tailored for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Life-Bound Cap item icon
    Life-Bound Cap
    27
  2. Peripheral Vision Projectors item icon
    Peripheral Vision Projectors
    11
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Helm item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Helm
    9
  4. Bough of the Autumn Blaze item set icon
    set
    Bough of the Autumn Blaze
    3

Neck

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Amulet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Amulet
    31
  2. Torc of Passed Time item icon
    Torc of Passed Time
    18
  3. Draconic Aspirant's Pendant item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Pendant
    1

Shoulders

  1. Mantle of the Autumn Blaze item set icon
    set
    Mantle of the Autumn Blaze
    49
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Shoulderpads item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Shoulderpads
    1

Back

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Shawl item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Shawl
    35
  2. Draconic Warmonger's Cape item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Cape
    13
  3. Draconic Aspirant's Greatcloak item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Greatcloak
    1
  4. Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl
    1

Chest

  1. Chestroots of the Autumn Blaze item set icon
    set
    Chestroots of the Autumn Blaze
    49
  2. Draconic Aspirant's Leather Vest item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Leather Vest
    1

Wrist

  1. Draconic Warmonger's Wraps item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Wraps
    24
  2. Life-Bound Bindings item icon
    Life-Bound Bindings
    11
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Wristwraps item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Wristwraps
    7
  4. Bands of the Autumn Blaze item icon
    Bands of the Autumn Blaze
    4
  5. Needlessly Complex Wristguards item icon
    Needlessly Complex Wristguards
    2

Hands

  1. Handguards of the Autumn Blaze item set icon
    set
    Handguards of the Autumn Blaze
    48
  2. Draconic Aspirant's Leather Gloves item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Leather Gloves
    1
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Gloves item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Gloves
    1

Waist

  1. Draconic Warmonger's Belt item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Belt
    21
  2. Life-Bound Belt item icon
    Life-Bound Belt
    16
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Strap item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Strap
    8
  4. Garland of the Autumn Blaze item icon
    Garland of the Autumn Blaze
    3
  5. Draconic Aspirant's Leather Belt item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Leather Belt
    2

Legs

  1. Pants of the Autumn Blaze item set icon
    set
    Pants of the Autumn Blaze
    49
  2. Draconic Aspirant's Leather Leggings item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Leather Leggings
    1

Feet

  1. Life-Bound Boots item icon
    Life-Bound Boots
    45
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Treads item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Treads
    5

Rings

  1. Signet of Titanic Insight item icon
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    35
  2. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    29
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Signet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Signet
    27
  4. Ring-Bound Hourglass item icon
    Ring-Bound Hourglass
    8
  5. Draconic Combatant's Jeweled Signet item icon
    Draconic Combatant's Jeweled Signet
    1

Trinkets

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Medallion item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Medallion
    48
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity
    45
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Emblem item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Emblem
    4
  4. Draconic Aspirant's Medallion item set icon
    set
    Draconic Aspirant's Medallion
    2
  5. Draconic Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity
    1

Main Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Greatstaff item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Greatstaff
    23
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Scepter item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Scepter
    22
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Staff item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Staff
    2
  4. Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno item icon
    Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno
    2
  5. Draconic Warmonger's Club item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Club
    1

Off Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Censer item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Censer
    23
  2. Draconic Aspirant's Torch item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Torch
    1
  3. Icewrath's Channeling Conduit item icon
    Icewrath's Channeling Conduit
    1

Antique Bronze Bullion

Antique Bronze Bullion serves as a specialized currency in Dragonflight Season 4, enabling players to purchase specific items. Each item costs 2 bullions and can be upgraded to its maximum Mythic level.

Given that the acquisition of bullions is limited to 1 per week from defeating raid bosses and 2 from the Weekly Mythic Dungeons quest reward when available, here are the best items to buy to maximize your limited bullions.

  1. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    28
  2. Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno item icon
    Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno
    2
  3. Icewrath's Channeling Conduit item icon
    Icewrath's Channeling Conduit
    1

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.

Given that only a maximum of 2 embellished items can be equipped at a time, here are the best embellishments for Restoration Druids in 2v2.

  1. Life-Bound Boots embellishment item icon
    Blue Silken Lining
    75
  2. Life-Bound Boots embellishment item icon
    Precognition
    22

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 is a list of the top enchantments for Restoration Druids in 2v2, essential for optimizing combat effectiveness.

Head

  1. Incandescent Essence enchantment icon
    Incandescent Essence
    5

Back

  1. Homebound Speed enchantment icon
    Homebound Speed
    45
  2. Graceful Avoidance enchantment icon
    Graceful Avoidance
    3

Chest

  1. Reserve of Intellect enchantment icon
    Reserve of Intellect
    46
  2. Waking Stats enchantment icon
    Waking Stats
    4

Wrist

  1. +200 Speed enchantment icon
    +200 Speed
    45
  2. +200 Avoidance enchantment icon
    +200 Avoidance
    3

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    34

Legs

  1. Temporal Spellthread enchantment icon
    Temporal Spellthread
    50

Feet

  1. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    44
  2. Watcher's Loam enchantment icon
    Watcher's Loam
    4
  3. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    2

Rings

  1. +82 Mastery enchantment icon
    +82 Mastery
    100

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    46
  2. Earthen Writ enchantment icon
    Earthen Writ
    4

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, the following are the top gem choices for Restoration Druids in 2v2.

  1. Zen Neltharite gem icon
    Zen Neltharite
    203
  2. Keen Neltharite gem icon
    Keen Neltharite
    124
  3. Skillful Illimited Diamond gem icon
    Skillful Illimited Diamond
    20
  4. Energized Ysemerald gem icon
    Energized Ysemerald
    6
  5. Keen Ysemerald gem icon
    Keen Ysemerald
    4