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Fire Mage PvP Guide For 3v3

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Fire Mage
Season 4
50 characters
2422 - 2897

Welcome to Murlok.io's Fire Mage PvP guide for 3v3 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 Fire Mages from Dragonflight Season 4 across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. This includes Pherìx (Tichondrius US) , who is currently the highest-ranked with a rating of 2897.

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 Fire Mages

  1. 1
    Pherìx's character icon
    Pherìx
    Tichondrius (US)
    504 ilvl
    2897
  2. 2
    Dopaminex's character icon
    Dopaminex
    Shattered Halls (US)
    505 ilvl
    2718
  3. 3
    Pherix's character icon
    Pherix
    Illidan (US)
    502 ilvl
    2701
  4. 4
    Bæddie's character icon
    Bæddie
    Ravencrest (EU)
    498 ilvl
    2693
  5. 5
    Paperstraw's character icon
    Paperstraw
    Outland (EU)
    499 ilvl
    2687

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 Fire Mage Secondary and Minor stats for 3v3.

Secondary Stats
+350
8% Critical Strike
+4260
28% Haste
+5436
24% Mastery
+6504
32% Versatility
  1. Versatility
  2. Mastery
  3. Haste
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stats
+9
0% Avoidance
+18
0% Leech
+564
11% 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 Fire Mages in 3v3, here are the other races that also stand out due to their advantageous traits.

  1. Night Elf race icon
    Night Elf
    25
  2. Orc race icon
    Orc
    10
  3. Human race icon
    Human
    5
  4. Void Elf race icon
    Void Elf
    4
  5. Pandaren race icon
    Pandaren
    2

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 Mage specializations. These talents provide foundational skills and enhancements that are essential and universal to the Mage class. They offer a range of abilities that lay the groundwork for a Mage'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.
Blazing Barrier
50
Ice Block
50
Overflowing Energy
50
Incanter's Flow
50
Winter's Protection
6
Spellsteal
50
Tempest Barrier
21
Incantation of Swiftness
1
Remove Curse
43
Arcane Warding
40
Mirror Image
42
Shifting Power
50
Alter Time
50
Cryo-Freeze
5
Reduplication
0
Quick Witted
50
Mass Polymorph
3
Slow
43
Master of Time
50
Diverted Energy
0
Ring of Frost
50
Ice Nova
50
Shimmer
35
Mass Slow
1
Blast Wave
50
Improved Frost Nova
2
Rigid Ice
0
Tome of Rhonin
38
Tome of Antonidas
50
Volatile Detonation
50
Energized Barriers
49
Frigid Winds
0
Flow of Time
50
Temporal Velocity
50
Ice Ward
0
Freezing Cold
0
Time Manipulation
48
Displacement
50
Accumulative Shielding
3
Greater Invisibility
50
Dragon's Breath
50
Ice Cold
0
Time Anomaly
50
Mass Barrier
37

Specialization Talents

Specialization talents constitute a specialized tree, providing Fire Mages 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.
Pyroblast
50
Fire Blast
50
Pyrotechnics
50
Scorch
36
Phoenix Flames
50
Surging Blaze
50
Searing Touch
5
Firestarter
50
Fervent Flickering
50
Fuel the Fire
15
Improved Scorch
0
Critical Mass
50
Intensifying Flame
39
Flame On
50
Flame Patch
14
Alexstrasza's Fury
50
Combustion
50
Living Bomb
50
Incendiary Eruptions
14
Call of the Sun King
50
Firemind
49
Improved Combustion
50
Feel the Burn
50
Convection
1
Phoenix Reborn
44
Fevered Incantation
26
Master of Flame
46
Kindling
50
Inflame
17
Conflagration
0
Firefall
0
Controlled Destruction
40
Flame Accelerant
43
Fiery Rush
13
Wildfire
25
Meteor
0
Hyperthermia
35
Unleashed Inferno
50
Deep Impact
0

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 Fire Mage'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.
World in Flames
14
Flamecannon
47
Greater Pyroblast
0
Ring of Fire
14
Ice Wall
5
Glass Cannon
50
Master Shepherd
11
Ethereal Blink
0
Improved Mass Invisibility
9

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 Fire Mages in 3v3, tailored for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Wayward Chronomancer's Chronocap item set icon
    set
    Wayward Chronomancer's Chronocap
    50

Neck

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Amulet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Amulet
    26
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Necklace item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Necklace
    15
  3. Torc of Passed Time item icon
    Torc of Passed Time
    8
  4. Magmorax's Fourth Collar item icon
    Magmorax's Fourth Collar
    1

Shoulders

  1. Wayward Chronomancer's Metronomes item set icon
    set
    Wayward Chronomancer's Metronomes
    50

Back

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Shawl item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Shawl
    27
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Drape item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Drape
    9
  3. Draconic Warmonger's Cape item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Cape
    5
  4. Draconic Warmonger's Cloak item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Cloak
    4
  5. Wayward Chronomancer's Stole item icon
    Wayward Chronomancer's Stole
    2

Chest

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Vestments item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Vestments
    41
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Silk Blouse item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Silk Blouse
    4
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Silk Tunic item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Silk Tunic
    3
  4. Azureweave Robe item set icon
    set
    Azureweave Robe
    1
  5. Wayward Chronomancer's Patchwork item set icon
    set
    Wayward Chronomancer's Patchwork
    1

Wrist

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Silk Armbands item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Silk Armbands
    44
  2. Overengineered Sleeve Extenders item icon
    Overengineered Sleeve Extenders
    4
  3. Draconic Warmonger's Bindings item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Bindings
    1
  4. Vibrant Wildercloth Wristwraps item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Wristwraps
    1

Hands

  1. Wayward Chronomancer's Gloves item set icon
    set
    Wayward Chronomancer's Gloves
    44
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Silk Gloves item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Silk Gloves
    4
  3. Vibrant Wildercloth Handwraps item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Handwraps
    2

Waist

  1. Infurious Binding of Gesticulation item icon
    Infurious Binding of Gesticulation
    39
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Silk Cord item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Silk Cord
    7
  3. Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle
    4

Legs

  1. Wayward Chronomancer's Pantaloons item set icon
    set
    Wayward Chronomancer's Pantaloons
    48
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Silk Leggings item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Silk Leggings
    2

Feet

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Silk Treads item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Silk Treads
    29
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Slippers item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Slippers
    18
  3. Draconic Warmonger's Slippers item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Slippers
    2
  4. Azureweave Slippers item set icon
    set
    Azureweave Slippers
    1

Rings

  1. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    38
  2. Signet of Titanic Insight item icon
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    25
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Signet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Signet
    16
  4. Draconic Gladiator's Ring item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Ring
    8
  5. Ring-Bound Hourglass item icon
    Ring-Bound Hourglass
    7

Trinkets

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity
    49
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Medallion item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Medallion
    46
  3. Draconic Aspirant's Badge of Ferocity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Aspirant's Badge of Ferocity
    2
  4. Draconic Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity
    1
  5. Draconic Aspirant's Medallion item set icon
    set
    Draconic Aspirant's Medallion
    1

Main Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Staff item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Staff
    19
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Greatstaff item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Greatstaff
    16
  3. Dreambinder, Loom of the Great Cycle item icon
    Dreambinder, Loom of the Great Cycle
    9
  4. Draconic Warmonger's Spellblade item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Spellblade
    3
  5. Larodar's Moonblade item icon
    Larodar's Moonblade
    1

Off Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Censer item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Censer
    4

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
    30
  2. Dreambinder, Loom of the Great Cycle item icon
    Dreambinder, Loom of the Great Cycle
    6
  3. Seal of Diurna's Chosen item icon
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen
    5
  4. Larodar's Moonblade item icon
    Larodar's Moonblade
    1
  5. Quake-Detecting Seismostaff item icon
    Quake-Detecting Seismostaff
    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 Fire Mages in 3v3.

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Vestments embellishment item icon
    Precognition
    43
  2. Infurious Binding of Gesticulation embellishment item icon
    Mettle
    39
  3. Signet of Titanic Insight embellishment item icon
    Blue Silken Lining
    15
  4. Azureweave Robe embellishment item icon
    set
    Azureweave Vestments
    2

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 Fire Mages in 3v3, essential for optimizing combat effectiveness.

Head

  1. Incandescent Essence enchantment icon
    Incandescent Essence
    5

Back

  1. Homebound Speed enchantment icon
    Homebound Speed
    49

Chest

  1. Waking Stats enchantment icon
    Waking Stats
    50

Wrist

  1. +200 Speed enchantment icon
    +200 Speed
    47

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    33
  2. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    1

Legs

  1. Frozen Spellthread enchantment icon
    Frozen Spellthread
    49
  2. Frozen Spellthread enchantment icon
    Frozen Spellthread
    1

Feet

  1. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    46
  2. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    2
  3. Watcher's Loam enchantment icon
    Watcher's Loam
    1

Rings

  1. +82 Mastery enchantment icon
    +82 Mastery
    61
  2. +82 Haste enchantment icon
    +82 Haste
    25
  3. +82 Versatility enchantment icon
    +82 Versatility
    13

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    47
  2. Wafting Devotion enchantment icon
    Wafting Devotion
    2
  3. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    1

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 Fire Mages in 3v3.

  1. Keen Neltharite gem icon
    Keen Neltharite
    114
  2. Zen Neltharite gem icon
    Zen Neltharite
    97
  3. Energized Ysemerald gem icon
    Energized Ysemerald
    49
  4. Zen Malygite gem icon
    Zen Malygite
    37
  5. Energized Malygite gem icon
    Energized Malygite
    23