mm+ Fire Mage

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This is a guide about how to build Fire Mages 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 Fire Mage
Activity Mythic+
Number of players 50
Highest rating 3381
Lowest rating 3087

Stat Priority

+186
10% Crit
+1187
36% Hast
+638
20% Mast
+662
17% Vers

Based on the average stat bonuses observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the stat priority is:

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

Race

Based on the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the character races to choose are:

  1. Dwarf icon.
    D

    Dwarf

    20
  2. Troll icon.
    T

    Troll

    15
  3. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    6
  4. Orc icon.
    O

    Orc

    4
  5. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    2

Legendary

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the legendary items to use are:

  1. Sun King's Blessing legendary item icon.
    S

    Sun King's Blessing - Wrist

    46

    After consuming 8 Hot Streaks, your next non-instant Pyroblast cast within 15 sec grants you Combustion for 6 sec.

  2. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Neck

    23

    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.

  3. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Ring

    19

    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.

  4. Sun King's Blessing legendary item icon.
    S

    Sun King's Blessing - Hands

    4

    After consuming 8 Hot Streaks, your next non-instant Pyroblast cast within 15 sec grants you Combustion for 6 sec.

  5. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Feet

    4

    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

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the trinkets to use are:

  1. The First Sigil item icon.
    T

    The First Sigil

    42

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +160 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Reset the cooldown of your Soulshape and gain 1,447 Versatility for 20 sec. (5 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Fated Mythic

  2. Shadowed Orb of Torment item icon.
    S

    Shadowed Orb of Torment

    25

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +160 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Gaze into the orb, suffering 38,764 Shadow damage over 2 sec to increase your Mastery by 675 for up to 40 sec. The longer you gaze, the more tormented and insightful you become. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Fated Mythic

  3. Titanic Ocular Gland item icon.
    T

    Titanic Ocular Gland

    8

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +160 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: While your health is above 50% you are judged Worthy, increasing your highest secondary stat by 163. While your health is below 50% you are judged Unworthy, decreasing your highest secondary stat by 163.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  4. Enforcer's Stun Grenade item icon.
    E

    Enforcer's Stun Grenade

    7

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +184 versatility
    Effects
    Use: Grants 942 Versatility for 20 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  5. Elegy of the Eternals item icon.
    E

    Elegy of the Eternals

    7

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +160 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: Weep before the Eternals, dedicating yourself to their service. Gain 134 of your highest secondary stat, and grant 10% of this bonus to any party members who also serve your covenant.
    Rank Fated Mythic

Tier Set

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the tier set items to use are:

  1. Erudite Occultist's Hood item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Hood

    50

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +179 intellect
    +411 stamina
    +116 haste
    +87 mastery
    Set
    Set: Increases the duration of Combustion by 4 sec.
    Set: While Combustion is active your Fire Blast and Phoenix Flames recharge 50% faster.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  2. Erudite Occultist's Mantle item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Mantle

    50

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +135 intellect
    +308 stamina
    +52 haste
    +100 versatility
    Set
    Set: Increases the duration of Combustion by 4 sec.
    Set: While Combustion is active your Fire Blast and Phoenix Flames recharge 50% faster.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  3. Erudite Occultist's Robes item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Robes

    49

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +179 intellect
    +411 stamina
    +61 critical-strike
    +141 mastery
    Enchant
    Primary Stats +30
    Reinforced (+32 Stamina)
    Set
    Set: Increases the duration of Combustion by 4 sec.
    Set: While Combustion is active your Fire Blast and Phoenix Flames recharge 50% faster.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  4. Erudite Occultist's Handwraps item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Handwraps

    44

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +135 intellect
    +308 stamina
    +44 versatility
    +108 mastery
    +65 leech
    Set
    Set: Increases the duration of Combustion by 4 sec.
    Set: While Combustion is active your Fire Blast and Phoenix Flames recharge 50% faster.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  5. Erudite Occultist's Leggings item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Leggings

    8

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +168 intellect
    +379 stamina
    +129 critical-strike
    +69 haste
    Set
    Set: Increases the duration of Combustion by 4 sec.
    Set: While Combustion is active your Fire Blast and Phoenix Flames recharge 50% faster.
    Rank Fated Mythic

Gems

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Fire Mages in Mythic+, the gems to use are:

  1. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    161

    +16 Haste

  2. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    83

    +16 Versatility

  3. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    17

    +16 Mastery

Back Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    50

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

Chest Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    50

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

Wrist Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    49

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    4

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

  2. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    1

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

Feet Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    16

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

  2. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    2

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

Ring Enchantment

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

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    76

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    17

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

  3. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    7

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

Main Hand Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    48

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

  2. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    2

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the talents to use are:

    1. Searing Touch talent icon.
      S
      49

      Searing Touch

      Scorch deals 150% increased damage and is a guaranteed Critical Strike when the target is below 30% health.

    2. Firestarter talent icon.
      F
      1

      Firestarter

      Your Fireball and Pyroblast spells always deal a critical strike when the target is above 90% health.

    3. Pyromaniac talent icon.
      P
      0

      Pyromaniac

      Casting Pyroblast or Flamestrike while Hot Streak is active has an 8% chance to instantly reactivate Hot Streak.

    1. Shimmer talent icon.
      S
      47

      Shimmer

      Teleports you 20 yards forward, unless something is in the way. Unaffected by the global cooldown and castable while casting.

    2. Blazing Soul talent icon.
      B
      3

      Blazing Soul

      Casting Blink ignites a Blazing Barrier around you.

    3. Blast Wave talent icon.
      B
      0

      Blast Wave

      Causes an explosion around yourself, dealing 458 Fire damage to all enemies within 8 yards, knocking them back, and reducing movement speed by 70% for 6 sec.

    1. Rune of Power talent icon.
      R
      50

      Rune of Power

      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 Combustion will also create a Rune of Power at your location.

    2. Incanter's Flow talent icon.
      I
      0

      Incanter's Flow

      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.

    3. Focus Magic talent icon.
      F
      0

      Focus Magic

      Increases the target's chance to critically hit with spells by 5% for 30 min. When the target critically hits your Intellect and chance to critically hit with spells is increased by 5% for 10 sec. Cannot be cast on self. Limit 1 target.

    1. Flame On talent icon.
      F
      50

      Flame On

      Reduces the cooldown of Fire Blast by 2 seconds and increases the maximum number of charges by 1.

    2. Alexstrasza's Fury talent icon.
      A
      0

      Alexstrasza's Fury

      Dragon's Breath always critically strikes for 50% increased critical strike damage and contributes to Hot Streak. Additionally, damage done by your next Pyroblast or Flamestrike is increased by 35%.

    3. From the Ashes talent icon.
      F
      0

      From the Ashes

      Increases Mastery by 2% for each charge of Phoenix Flames off cooldown and your direct-damage critical strikes reduce its cooldown by 1 sec.

    1. Frenetic Speed talent icon.
      F
      35

      Frenetic Speed

      Casting Scorch increases your movement speed by 30% for 3 sec.

    2. Ring of Frost talent icon.
      R
      14

      Ring of Frost

      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.

    3. Ice Ward talent icon.
      I
      1

      Ice Ward

      Frost Nova now has 2 charges.

    1. Flame Patch talent icon.
      F
      49

      Flame Patch

      Flamestrike leaves behind a patch of flames which burns enemies within it for 420 Fire damage over 8 sec.

    2. Conflagration talent icon.
      C
      1

      Conflagration

      Fireball applies Conflagration to the target, dealing an additional 69 Fire damage over 8 sec. Enemies affected by either Conflagration or Ignite have a 10% chance to flare up and deal 65 Fire damage to nearby enemies.

    3. Living Bomb talent icon.
      L
      0

      Living Bomb

      The target becomes a Living Bomb, taking 233 Fire damage over 3.7 sec, and then exploding to deal an additional 139 Fire damage to the target and reduced damage to all other enemies within 10 yards. Other enemies hit by this explosion also become a Living Bomb, but this effect cannot spread further.

    1. Kindling talent icon.
      K
      50

      Kindling

      Your Fireball, Pyroblast, Fire Blast, and Phoenix Flames critical strikes reduce the remaining cooldown on Combustion by 1.0 sec.

    2. Pyroclasm talent icon.
      P
      0

      Pyroclasm

      Consuming Hot Streak has a 15% chance to make your next non-instant Pyroblast cast within 15 sec deal 240% additional damage. Maximum 2 stacks.

    3. Meteor talent icon.
      M
      0

      Meteor

      Calls down a meteor which lands at the target location after 3 sec, dealing 2,527 Fire damage, split evenly between all targets within 8 yards, and burns the ground, dealing 641 Fire damage over 8.5 sec to all enemies in the area.

PvP Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Pyrokinesis PvP talent icon.
    P

    Pyrokinesis

    37

  2. Tinder PvP talent icon.
    T

    Tinder

    29

  3. Flamecannon PvP talent icon.
    F

    Flamecannon

    24

  4. Ring of Fire PvP talent icon.
    R

    Ring of Fire

    17

  5. Greater Pyroblast PvP talent icon.
    G

    Greater Pyroblast

    15

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
0
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
2
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
44
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
4
Vent

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the covenants to pick are:

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

Soulbind

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the soulbinds to pick are:

  1. Dreamweaver icon.
    D

    Dreamweaver

    44

    The traits to use with Dreamweaver are:

    1. 44

      Dream Delver

    2. 44

      Field of Blossoms

    3. 44

      Podtender

    4. 44

      Somnambulist

    5. 44

      Soothing Voice

    6. 43

      Waking Dreams

    7. 1

      Cunning Dreams

  2. Theotar The Mad Duke icon.
    T

    Theotar The Mad Duke

    4

    The traits to use with Theotar The Mad Duke are:

    1. 4

      Leisurely Gait

    2. 4

      Life is but an Appetizer

    3. 4

      Party Favors

    4. 4

      Soothing Shade

    5. 4

      Token of Appreciation

    6. 2

      Exquisite Ingredients

    7. 2

      Life of the Party

  3. Emeni icon.
    E

    Emeni

    1

    The traits to use with Emeni are:

    1. 1

      Cartilaginous Legs

    2. 1

      Emeni's Magnificent Skin

    3. 1

      Gristled Toes

    4. 1

      Lead by Example

    5. 1

      Pustule Eruption

    6. 1

      Sole Slough

  4. Plague Deviser Marileth icon.
    P

    Plague Deviser Marileth

    1

    The traits to use with Plague Deviser Marileth are:

    1. 1

      Kevin's Oozeling

    2. 1

      Ooz's Frictionless Coating

    3. 1

      Plagueborn Cleansing Slime

    4. 1

      Ultimate Form

    5. 1

      Undulating Maneuvers

    6. 1

      Volatile Solvent

potency conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the potency conduits to use are:

  1. Infernal Cascade conduit icon.
    I

    Infernal Cascade

    50

  2. Discipline of the Grove conduit icon.
    D

    Discipline of the Grove

    44

  3. Controlled Destruction conduit icon.
    C

    Controlled Destruction

    38

endurance conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the endurance conduits to use are:

  1. Tempest Barrier conduit icon.
    T

    Tempest Barrier

    38

  2. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    22

  3. Diverted Energy conduit icon.
    D

    Diverted Energy

    15

finesse conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Fire Mages in Mythic+, the finesse conduits to use are:

  1. Flow of Time conduit icon.
    F

    Flow of Time

    33

  2. Incantation of Swiftness conduit icon.
    I

    Incantation of Swiftness

    17

  3. Grounding Surge conduit icon.
    G

    Grounding Surge

    14