Mythic+ Arcane Mage

Arcane Mage
Season 2
23 characters
2540 - 3120

This guide tells you everything about how to build a World of Warcraft (Dragonflight 10.1) PvE Arcane Mage that will thrive in Mythic+.

Updated , it is based on the 23 top-rated Arcane Mages in Mythic+ leaderboards across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. Ratings are ranging from 2540 to 3120, with the current top Mythic+ Arcane Mage being Lhz from Azralon (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 Mythic+ are Mastery and Critical Strike :

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

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 Avoidance :

  1. Avoidance
  2. Speed
  3. Leech
Main Stat Priority
29% Critical Strike
18% Haste
42% Mastery
6% Versatility
  1. Mastery
  2. Critical Strike
  3. Haste
  4. Versatility
Minor Stat Priority
6% Avoidance
0% Leech
3% Speed
  1. Avoidance
  2. Speed
  3. Leech


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 Mythic+ is currently Dwarf .

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

  1. Dwarf race icon.
  2. Troll race icon.
  3. Tauren race icon.
  4. Blood Elf race icon.
    Blood Elf
  5. Orc race icon.

Class Talents

Specialization Talents

PvP Talents


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 Arcane Mages in Mythic+.

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 Arcane Mages in Mythic+.


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 Arcane Mages in Mythic+.


  1. Graceful Avoidance
  2. +125 Avoidance


  1. Waking Stats
  2. Reserve of Intellect


  1. +200 Avoidance


  1. Watcher's Loam
  2. Plainsrunner's Breeze


  1. +82 Mastery
  2. +82 Critical Strike
  3. +82 Haste

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion


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 Mythic+.

Primordial Stones

Primordial Stones are gems that can be socketed into the Onyx Annulet ring found in Zskera Vault or bought from Researcher Imareth . Stones are found across the Forbidden Reach through events, vendors, and vaults.

Here are the best primordial stones for Arcane Mages in Mythic+.

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