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3v3 Arcane Mage

Arcane Mage
21 hours ago
9 characters
1525 - 2979

This guide is to help to build a PvP Arcane Mage that will thrive in 3v3.

Updated , it is based on the 9 highest-rated Arcane Mages in 3v3 leaderboards across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. Ratings are ranging from 1525 to 2979, with the current top 3v3 Arcane Mage being Polyphia from Farstriders (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 Arcane Mages in 3v3 are Versatility and Haste :

  1. Versatility
  2. Haste
  3. Mastery
  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
+65
8% Critical Strike
+1154
37% Haste
+122
14% Mastery
+1477
36% Versatility
  1. Versatility
  2. Haste
  3. Mastery
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stat Priority
+0
0% Avoidance
+0
0% Leech
+82
8% 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 Arcane Mage in 3v3 is currently Orc .

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

  1. Orc
    4
  2. Goblin
    2
  3. Night Elf
    1
  4. Pandaren
    1
  5. Undead
    1

Class Talents

9

Ice Block

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 4 min cooldown
Effect Encases you in a block of ice, protecting you from all attacks and damage for 10 sec, but during that time you cannot attack, move, or cast spells. Causes Hypothermia, preventing you from recasting Ice Block for 30 sec.
9

Overflowing Energy

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your spell critical strike damage is increased by 10%. When your direct damage spells fail to critically strike a target, your spell critical strike chance is increased by 2%, up to 10% for 8 sec. When your spells critically strike Overflowing Energy is reset.
9

Invisibility

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 5 min cooldown
Effect Turns you invisible over 3 sec, reducing threat each second. While invisible, you are untargetable by enemies. Lasts 20 sec. Taking any action cancels the effect.
Power Cost 7,500 Mana
4

Winter's Protection

4
Rank 2
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect The cooldown of Ice Block is reduced by 40 sec.
7

Spellsteal

7
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Instant
Effect Steals a beneficial magic effect from the target. This effect lasts a maximum of 2 min.
Power Cost 17,325 Mana
Range 40 yd range
9

Tempest Barrier

9
Rank 2
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Gain a shield that absorbs 6% of your maximum health for 15 sec after you Blink.
0

Incantation of Swiftness

Cast Time Passive
Effect Invisibility increases your movement speed by 32% for 6 sec.
9

Remove Curse

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 8 sec cooldown
Effect Removes all Curses from a friendly target.
Power Cost 3,250 Mana
Range 40 yd range
0

Arcane Warding

Cast Time Passive
Effect Reduces magic damage taken by 4%.
8

Mirror Image

8
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 2 min cooldown
Effect Creates 3 copies of you nearby for 40 sec, which cast spells and attack your enemies. While your images are active damage taken is reduced by 20%. Taking direct damage will cause one of your images to dissipate.
Power Cost 5,000 Mana
6

Incanter's Flow

6
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect Magical energy flows through you while in combat, building up to 20% increased damage and then diminishing down to 4% increased damage, cycling every 10 sec.

Rune of Power

3
Rank 1
2
Cast Time 1.5 sec cast
Cooldown 10 sec cooldown
Effect Places a Rune of Power on the ground for 12 sec which increases your spell damage by 40% while you stand within 8 yds. Casting Arcane Power will also create a Rune of Power at your location.
9

Alter Time

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 1 min cooldown
Effect Alters the fabric of time, returning you to your current location and health when cast a second time, or after 10 seconds. Effect negated by long distance or death.
Power Cost 2,500 Mana
4

Cryo-Freeze

4
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect While inside Ice Block, you heal for 80% of your maximum health over the duration.
0

Reduplication

Cast Time Passive
Effect Mirror Image's cooldown is reduced by 10 sec whenever a Mirror Image dissipates due to direct damage.

Reabsorption

Cast Time Passive
Effect You are healed for 5% of your maximum health whenever a Mirror Image dissipates due to direct damage.
9

Quick Witted

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Successfully interrupting an enemy with Counterspell reduces its cooldown by 4 sec.
0

Mass Polymorph

Cast Time 1.7 sec cast
Cooldown 1 min cooldown
Effect Transforms all enemies within 10 yards into sheep, wandering around incapacitated for 1 min. While affected, the victims cannot take actions but will regenerate health very quickly. Damage will cancel the effect. Only works on Beasts, Humanoids and Critters.
Power Cost 10,000 Mana
6

Slow

6
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Instant
Effect Reduces the target's movement speed by 50% for 15 sec.
Power Cost 2,500 Mana
Range 35 yd range
9

Master of Time

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Reduces the cooldown of Alter Time by 10 sec. Alter Time resets the cooldown of Blink when you return to your original location.
6

Diverted Energy

6
Rank 2
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your Barriers heal you for 20% of the damage absorbed.
6

Ring of Frost

6
Rank 1
2
Cast Time 2 sec cast
Cooldown 45 sec cooldown
Effect Summons a Ring of Frost for 10 sec at the target location. Enemies entering the ring are incapacitated for 10 sec. Limit 10 targets. When the incapacitate expires, enemies are slowed by 65% for 4 sec.
Power Cost 20,000 Mana
Range 30 yd range
0

Ice Nova

Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 25 sec cooldown
Effect Causes a whirl of icy wind around the enemy, dealing 6,614 Frost damage to the target and reduced damage to all other enemies within 8 yards, and freezing them in place for 2 sec.
Range 40 yd range
6

Shimmer

6
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 0.5 sec cooldown
Effect Teleports you 20 yards forward, unless something is in the way. Unaffected by the global cooldown and castable while casting.
Power Cost 5,000 Mana

Ice Floes

2
Cast Time Instant
Effect Makes your next Mage spell with a cast time shorter than 10 sec castable while moving. Unaffected by the global cooldown and castable while casting.
3

Mass Slow

3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Slow applies to all enemies within 5 yds of your target.
7

Blast Wave

7
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 30 sec cooldown
Effect Causes an explosion around yourself, dealing 2,618 Fire damage to all enemies within 8 yards, knocking them back, and reducing movement speed by 70% for 6 sec.
0

Improved Frost Nova

Cast Time Passive
Effect Frost Nova duration is increased by 2 sec.
0

Rigid Ice

Cast Time Passive
Effect Frost Nova can withstand 80% more damage before breaking.
6

Tome of Rhonin

6
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases Critical Strike chance by 2%.
9

Tome of Antonidas

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases Haste by 2%.
6

Volatile Detonation

6
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect Greatly increases the effect of Blast Wave's knockback. Blast Wave's cooldown is reduced by 5 seconds.
7

Energized Barriers

7
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect When your barrier receives melee attacks, you have a 10% chance to be granted Clearcasting. Casting your barrier removes all snare effects.
0

Frigid Winds

Cast Time Passive
Effect All of your snare effects reduce the target's movement speed by an additional 10%.
7

Flow of Time

7
Rank 2
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect The cooldown of Blink is reduced by 2.0 sec.
9

Temporal Velocity

9
Rank 2
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases your movement speed by 10% for 2 sec after casting Blink and 40% for 5 sec after returning from Alter Time.
0

Ice Ward

Cast Time Passive
Effect Frost Nova now has 2 charges.
0

Time Manipulation

Cast Time Passive
Effect Casting Clearcasting Arcane Missiles reduces the cooldown of your loss of control abilities by 2 sec.
3

Greater Invisibility

3
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 2 min cooldown
Effect Makes you invisible and untargetable for 20 sec, removing all threat. Any action taken cancels this effect. You take 60% reduced damage while invisible and for 3 sec after reappearing.
1

Accumulative Shielding

1
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect Your barrier's cooldown recharges 20% faster while the shield persists.
6

Dragon's Breath

6
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 45 sec cooldown
Effect Enemies in a cone in front of you take 3,200 Fire damage and are disoriented for 4 sec. Damage will cancel the effect.
Power Cost 10,000 Mana
0

Shifting Power

Cast Time Channeled
Cooldown 1 min cooldown
Effect Draw power from the Night Fae, dealing 11,521 Nature damage over 3.6 sec to enemies within 18 yds. While channeling, your Mage ability cooldowns are reduced by 12 sec over 3.6 sec.
Power Cost 12,500 Mana
0

Freezing Cold

Cast Time Passive
Effect Enemies hit by Cone of Cold are frozen in place for 5 sec instead of snared. When your roots expire or are dispelled, your target is snared by 80%, decaying over 3 sec.
2

Time Anomaly

2
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect At any moment, you have a chance to gain Arcane Surge for 6 sec, Clearcasting, or Time Warp for 6 sec.

Temporal Warp

1
Cast Time Passive
Effect While you have Temporal Displacement or other similar effects, you may use Time Warp to grant yourself 30% Haste for 40 sec.
5

Displacement

5
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 45 sec cooldown
Effect Teleports you back to where you last Blinked. Only usable within 8 sec of Blinking.
Range 40 yd range
0

Meteor

Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 45 sec cooldown
Effect Calls down a meteor which lands at the target location after 3 sec, dealing 14,535 Fire damage, split evenly between all targets within 8 yards, and burns the ground, dealing 3,637 Fire damage over 8.5 sec to all enemies in the area.
Power Cost 2,500 Mana
Range 40 yd range

Specialization Talents

9

Prismatic Barrier

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 25 sec cooldown
Effect Shields you with an arcane force, absorbing 33,232 damage and reducing magic damage taken by 15% for 1 min. The duration of harmful Magic effects against you is reduced by 25%.
Power Cost 7,500 Mana

Arcane Barrage

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 3 sec cooldown
Effect Launches bolts of arcane energy at the enemy target, causing 4,255 Arcane damage. For each Arcane Charge, deals 35% additional damage. Consumes all Arcane Charges.
Range 40 yd range
9

Arcane Missiles

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Channeled
Effect Launches five waves of Arcane Missiles at the enemy over 2.3 sec, causing a total of 11,367 Arcane damage.
Power Cost 37,500 Mana
Range 40 yd range
9

Arcane Orb

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Effect Launches an Arcane Orb forward from your position, traveling up to 40 yards, dealing 7,889 Arcane damage to enemies it passes through. Grants 1 Arcane Charge when cast and every time it deals damage.
Power Cost 2,500 Mana
Range 40 yd range
9

Clearcasting

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect For each 1,250 mana you spend, you have a 1% chance to gain Clearcasting, making your next Arcane Missiles or Arcane Explosion free and channel 20% faster.
4

Arcane Tempo

4
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect Consuming Arcane Charges increases your Haste by 2% for 12 seconds, stacks up to 5 times.
9

Improved Arcane Missiles

9
Rank 2
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases Arcane Missiles damage by 20%.
9

Arcane Surge

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time 2.5 sec cast
Cooldown 1.5 min cooldown
Effect Expend all of your current mana to annihilate your enemy target and nearby enemies for up to 20,677 Arcane damage based on Mana spent. Deals reduced damage beyond 5 targets. For the next 12 sec, your Mana Regeneration is increased by 425% and Spell Damage is increased by 10%.
Power Cost 1 to 320,758 Mana
Range 40 yd range
7

Crackling Energy

7
Rank 1
1
Rank 2
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect Increases Arcane Explosion and Arcane Blast damage by 20%.
9

Nether Precision

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Consuming Clearcasting increases the damage of your next 2 Arcane Blasts by 20%.
0

Rule of Threes

Cast Time Passive
Effect When you gain your third Arcane Charge, the cost of your next Arcane Blast or Arcane Missiles is reduced by 100%.

Arcane Familiar

Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 10 sec cooldown
Effect Summon a Familiar that attacks your enemies and increases your maximum mana by 10% for 1 hour.
9

Charged Orb

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane Orb gains 1 additional charge.
9

Resonance

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane Barrage deals 15% increased damage per target it hits.
9

Arcane Power

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane Surge lasts an additional 3 sec and grants 25% increased Spell Damage.
4

Mana Adept

4
Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane Barrage grants you 2% of your maximum mana per Arcane Charge spent.
9

Slipstream

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Clearcasting allows Arcane Missiles to be channeled while moving. Evocation can be channeled while moving.
9

Amplification

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect When Clearcast, Arcane Missiles fires 3 additional missiles.
9

Presence of Mind

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 45 sec cooldown
Effect Causes your next 2 Arcane Blasts to be instant cast.
0

Foresight

Cast Time Passive
Effect Standing still for 10 sec grants you Foresight, allowing you to cast while moving for 4 sec. This duration begins when you start moving.
9

Arcing Cleave

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect For each Arcane Charge, Arcane Barrage hits 1 additional nearby target for 40% damage.
0

Reverberate

Cast Time Passive
Effect If Arcane Explosion hits at least 3 targets, it has a 50% chance to generate an extra Arcane Charge.

Nether Tempest

Cast Time Instant
Effect Places a Nether Tempest on the target which deals 1,194 Arcane damage over 12 sec to the target and nearby enemies within 10 yards. Limit 1 target. Deals reduced damage to secondary targets. Damage increased by 71% per Arcane Charge.
Power Cost 3,750 Mana
Range 40 yd range
4

Improved Prismatic Barrier

4
Cast Time Passive
Effect Prismatic Barrier further reduces magical damage taken by an additional 5% and duration of harmful Magic effects by 10%.
5

Impetus

5
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane Blast has a 10% chance to generate an additional Arcane Charge. If you were to gain an Arcane Charge while at maximum charges instead gain 10% Arcane damage for 10 sec.
7

Improved Clearcasting

7
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect Clearcasting can stack up to 2 additional times.
5

Chrono Shift

5
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane Barrage slows enemies by 50% and increases your movement speed by 50% for 5 sec.
9

Touch of the Magi

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 45 sec cooldown
Effect Applies Touch of the Magi to your current target, accumulating 20% of the damage you deal to the target for 10 sec, and then exploding for that amount of Arcane damage to the target and reduced damage to all nearby enemies. Generates 4 Arcane Charges.
Power Cost 12,500 Mana
Range 40 yd range
5

Supernova

5
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Instant
Cooldown 25 sec cooldown
Effect Pulses arcane energy around the target enemy or ally, dealing 1,941 Arcane damage to all enemies within 8 yards, and knocking them upward. A primary enemy target will take 100% increased damage.
Range 40 yd range
5

Evocation

5
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Channeled
Effect Increases your mana regeneration by 750% for 5.4 sec.
8

Enlightened

8
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane damage dealt while above 70% mana is increased by 6%, Mana Regen while below 70% is increased by 20%.
0

Arcane Echo

Cast Time Passive
Effect Direct damage you deal to enemies affected by Touch of the Magi, causes an explosion that deals 545 Arcane damage to all nearby enemies. Deals reduced damage beyond 8 targets.
9

Arcane Bombardment

9
Rank 1
3
Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane Barrage deals an additional 100% damage against targets below 35% health.
0

Illuminated Thoughts

Cast Time Passive
Effect Clearcasting has a 10% increased chance to proc.
0

Conjure Mana Gem

Cast Time 3 sec cast
Effect Conjures a Mana Gem that can be used to instantly restore 25% mana and grant 5% spell damage for 12 sec. Holds up to 3 charges. Conjured Items Conjured items disappear if logged out for more than 15 minutes.
Power Cost 45,000 Mana
4

Siphon Storm

4
Rank 1
2
Cast Time Passive
Effect Evocation grants 1 Arcane Charge, and while channeling Evocation, your Intellect is increased by 2% every 0.9 sec. Lasts 30 sec.
0

Prodigious Savant

Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane Charges further increase Mastery effectiveness of Arcane Blast and Arcane Barrage by 40%.
8

Radiant Spark

8
Rank 1
3
Cast Time 1.5 sec cast
Cooldown 30 sec cooldown
Effect Conjure a radiant spark that causes 5,955 Arcane damage instantly, and an additional 3,015 damage over 10 sec. The target takes 10% increased damage from your direct damage spells, stacking each time they are struck. This effect ends after 4 spells.
Power Cost 5,000 Mana
Range 40 yd range
0

Concentration

Cast Time Passive
Effect Arcane Blast has a chance to grant Concentration, which causes your next Clearcasting to not be consumed.
0

Cascading Power

Cast Time Passive
Effect Consuming a Mana Gem grants up to 2 Clearcasting stacks.
0

Orb Barrage

Cast Time Passive
Effect Consuming Clearcasting reduces the cooldown of Arcane Orb by 2 sec. Additionally, casting Arcane Missiles 15 times fires an Arcane Orb toward your target. Clearcast Arcane Missiles count as 2.
1

Harmonic Echo

1
Rank 1
1
Cast Time Passive
Effect Damage dealt to enemies affected by Radiant Spark's vulnerability echo to your current enemy target and 4 nearby enemies for 20% of the damage dealt.
0

Arcane Harmony

Cast Time Passive
Effect Each time Arcane Missiles hits an enemy, the damage of your next Arcane Barrage is increased by 5%. This effect stacks up to 20 times.

PvP Talents

2

Arcane Empowerment

2
Rank 1
2
Effect Clearcasting can now stack 2 additional times, and increases the damage of Arcane Missiles by 5% per stack. Clearcasting no longer reduces the mana cost of Arcane Explosion.
0

Master of Escape

Effect Reduces the cooldown of Greater Invisibility by 45 sec.
3

Mass Invisibility

3
Rank 1
3
Effect You and your allies within 40 yards instantly become invisible for 5 sec. Dealing damage will cancel the effect.
0

Netherwind Armor

Effect Reduces the chance you will suffer a critical strike by 10%.
3

Temporal Shield

3
Rank 1
3
Effect Envelops you in a temporal shield for 4 sec. 100% of all damage taken while shielded will be instantly restored when the shield ends.
0

Kleptomania

Effect Spellsteal steals all spells from the target, now has a 30 sec cooldown and costs 300% more mana.
0

Prismatic Cloak

Effect After you Blink, you take 50% less magical damage for 2 sec.
0

Arcanosphere

Effect Builds a sphere of Arcane energy, gaining power over 4 sec. Upon release, the sphere passes through any barriers, knocking enemies back and dealing up to 31,327 Arcane damage.
0

Ice Wall

Effect Conjures an Ice Wall 30 yards long that obstructs line of sight. The wall has 40% of your maximum health and lasts up to 15 sec.
1

Ring of Fire

1
Rank 1
1
Effect Summons a Ring of Fire for 8 sec at the target location. Enemies entering the ring burn for 24% of their total health over 6 sec.
0

Precognition

Effect If an interrupt is used on you while you are not casting, gain 15% haste and become immune to control and interrupt effects for 4 sec.

Equipment

Equipment is what makes characters stronger. The best gear is usually found in the great vault, dungeons, and raids. They can also be bought from PvP vendors and sometimes in the auction house.

Here are the best equipment items for Arcane Mages in 3v3.

Head

  1. set
    Erudite Occultist's Hood
    6

    Erudite Occultist's Hood

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +163 intellect
    +366 stamina
    +112 haste
    +84 mastery
    Set
    (2) Set: Increases your Arcane damage dealt to enemies affected by Touch of the Magi by 10%.
    (4) Set: Touch of the Magi's duration is increased by 4 sec and grants 25% mana regeneration for 12 sec.
    Rank Elite

  2. Eternal Gladiator's Silk Guise
    2

    Eternal Gladiator's Silk Guise

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +163 intellect
    +366 stamina
    +65 haste
    +131 versatility
    Rank Elite

  3. Eternal Aspirant's Silk Cover
    1

    Eternal Aspirant's Silk Cover

    Ilvl 268
    Stats
    +120 intellect
    +247 stamina
    +73 haste
    +99 versatility

Neck

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Necklace
    6

    Eternal Gladiator's Necklace

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +206 stamina
    +77 haste
    +260 versatility
    Rank Elite

  2. Triune Protector
    2

    Triune Protector

    Ilvl 291
    Stats
    +183 stamina
    +160 haste
    +160 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: Casting any Barrier spell grants the effects of Blazing Barrier, Ice Barrier, and Prismatic Barrier. Each absorb shield has 65% effectiveness.

  3. Unity
    1

    Unity

    Ilvl 291
    Stats
    +183 stamina
    +160 haste
    +160 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: Gain the legendary effect of Sinful Delight: Consuming Clearcast reduces Mirrors of Torment's cooldown by 4 sec. If Mirrors of Torment is dispelled the cooldown is reduced by 45 sec.

Shoulders

  1. set
    Erudite Occultist's Mantle
    9

    Erudite Occultist's Mantle

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +135 intellect
    +305 stamina
    +52 haste
    +100 versatility
    Set
    (2) Set: Increases your Arcane damage dealt to enemies affected by Touch of the Magi by 10%.
    (4) Set: Touch of the Magi's duration is increased by 4 sec and grants 25% mana regeneration for 12 sec.
    Rank Fated Mythic

Back

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Drape
    8

    Eternal Gladiator's Drape

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +92 intellect
    +206 stamina
    +35 haste
    +75 versatility
    Rank Elite

  2. Duplicating Drape
    1

    Duplicating Drape

    Ilvl 288
    Stats
    +81 intellect
    +177 stamina
    +61 critical-strike
    +43 haste
    Rank Mythic

Chest

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Silk Robe
    8

    Eternal Gladiator's Silk Robe

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +163 intellect
    +366 stamina
    +59 haste
    +137 versatility
    +84 speed
    Rank Elite

  2. Robes of Midnight Bargains
    1

    Robes of Midnight Bargains

    Ilvl 288
    Stats
    +145 intellect
    +314 stamina
    +61 versatility
    +125 mastery
    Rank Mythic

Wrist

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Silk Armbands
    8

    Eternal Gladiator's Silk Armbands

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +92 intellect
    +206 stamina
    +40 haste
    +70 versatility
    Rank Elite

  2. Felflame Bracers
    1

    Felflame Bracers

    Ilvl 288
    Stats
    +81 intellect
    +177 stamina
    +59 haste
    +41 mastery
    Rank Mythic

Hands

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Silk Gloves
    7

    Eternal Gladiator's Silk Gloves

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +123 intellect
    +274 stamina
    +47 haste
    +100 versatility
    Rank Elite

  2. set
    Erudite Occultist's Handwraps
    1

    Erudite Occultist's Handwraps

    Ilvl 298
    Stats
    +119 intellect
    +265 stamina
    +42 versatility
    +103 mastery
    Set
    (2) Set: Increases your Arcane damage dealt to enemies affected by Touch of the Magi by 10%.
    (4) Set: Touch of the Magi's duration is increased by 4 sec and grants 25% mana regeneration for 12 sec.
    Rank Duelist

  3. Freezing Winds
    1

    Freezing Winds

    Ilvl 291
    Stats
    +112 intellect
    +244 stamina
    +71 haste
    +71 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: While Frozen Orb is active, you gain Fingers of Frost every 2 sec.

Waist

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Silk Cord
    6

    Eternal Gladiator's Silk Cord

    Ilvl 298
    Stats
    +119 intellect
    +265 stamina
    +50 haste
    +95 versatility
    Rank Duelist

  2. Erudite Occultist's Cord
    2

    Erudite Occultist's Cord

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +123 intellect
    +274 stamina
    +113 haste
    +34 versatility
    Rank Elite

  3. Cord of Unity
    1

    Cord of Unity

    Ilvl 265
    Stats
    +88 intellect
    +179 stamina
    +86 critical-strike
    +41 mastery
    Effects
    Equip: Gain the legendary effect of Heart of the Fae: Shifting Power can be channeled while moving. Each enemy hit by Shifting Power grants you 1% Critical Strike and Haste, up to 10% for 15 sec.

Legs

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Silk Leggings
    8

    Eternal Gladiator's Silk Leggings

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +163 intellect
    +366 stamina
    +66 haste
    +130 versatility
    Rank Elite

  2. Overcharged Pantaloons
    1

    Overcharged Pantaloons

    Ilvl 288
    Stats
    +145 intellect
    +314 stamina
    +88 haste
    +99 mastery
    Rank Mythic

Feet

  1. Arcanic Cull
    3

    Arcanic Cull

    Ilvl 291
    Stats
    +112 intellect
    +244 stamina
    +71 haste
    +71 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: Arcane Barrage deals an additional 130% damage against targets below 35% health.

  2. Unity
    3

    Unity

    Ilvl 291
    Stats
    +112 intellect
    +244 stamina
    +71 haste
    +71 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: Gain the legendary effect of Sinful Delight: Consuming Clearcast reduces Mirrors of Torment's cooldown by 4 sec. If Mirrors of Torment is dispelled the cooldown is reduced by 45 sec.

  3. Eternal Gladiator's Silk Treads
    2

    Eternal Gladiator's Silk Treads

    Ilvl 298
    Stats
    +119 intellect
    +265 stamina
    +102 versatility
    +44 mastery
    Rank Duelist

Rings

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Ring
    8

    Eternal Gladiator's Ring

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +206 stamina
    +106 haste
    +231 versatility
    Rank Elite

  2. Band of Disciplinary Command
    3

    Band of Disciplinary Command

    Ilvl 291
    Stats
    +183 stamina
    +160 haste
    +160 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: Casting a Frost, Fire and Arcane spell within 10 sec of each other increases your Critical Strike damage of all your spells by 20%. This effect can only occur once every 30 sec.

  3. Unity
    3

    Unity

    Ilvl 291
    Stats
    +183 stamina
    +160 haste
    +160 versatility
    Effects
    Equip: Gain the legendary effect of Heart of the Fae: Shifting Power can be channeled while moving. Each enemy hit by Shifting Power grants you 1% Critical Strike and Haste, up to 10% for 15 sec.

Trinkets

  1. set
    Eternal Gladiator's Medallion
    9

    Eternal Gladiator's Medallion

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +155 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 105 and Stamina by 300 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  2. set
    Eternal Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity
    6

    Eternal Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

    Ilvl 298
    Stats
    +138 haste
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 337 primary stat for 20 sec.
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 105 and Stamina by 300 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Duelist

  3. set
    Eternal Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity
    1

    Eternal Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +140 critical-strike
    Effects
    Use: Increases primary stat by 411 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 105 and Stamina by 300 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

Main Hand

  1. Eternal Gladiator's Vesper
    9

    Eternal Gladiator's Vesper

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +726 intellect
    +366 stamina
    +71 haste
    +124 versatility
    Rank Elite

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 Arcane Mages in 3v3.

  1. Quick Jewel Cluster
    37

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    Effect +16 Haste
    Type prismatic
  2. Masterful Jewel Cluster
    5

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    Effect +16 Mastery
    Type prismatic
  3. Straddling Jewel Doublet
    4

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    Effect Speed increased by 13 for each Shadowlands gem you have socketed.
    Type prismatic
  4. 2

    Effect
    Type prismatic
  5. Versatile Jewel Cluster
    1

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    Effect +16 Versatility
    Type prismatic

Enchantments

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

Here are the best enchantments for Arcane Mages in 3v3.

Back

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed
    7

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    Effect Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 20 and your Speed by 30.
  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality
    1

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    Effect Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 30.

Chest

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats
    8

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    Effect Permanently enchants a chest piece to increase primary stats by 30.

Wrist

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect
    8

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    Effect Permanently enchants bracers to increase your Intellect by 15.

Hands

  1. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength
    1

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    Effect Permanently enchants gloves to increase your Strength by 15.

Feet

  1. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility
    1

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    Effect Permanently enchants boots to increase your Agility by 15.
  2. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads
    1

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    Effect Permanently enchants boots to reduce your falling damage by 10%.

Rings

  1. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste
    16

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    Effect Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Haste by 16.

Main Hand

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance
    9

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    Effect Permanently enchants a weapon to sometimes increase your primary stat by 5% when attacking, or using spells and abilities.