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 3804
Lowest rating 3519

Stat Priority

+205
11% Crit
+1185
35% Hast
+488
16% Mast
+575
14% 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. Troll icon.
    T

    Troll

    23
  2. Orc icon.
    O

    Orc

    8
  3. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    8
  4. Dwarf icon.
    D

    Dwarf

    6
  5. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    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 - Waist

    14

    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 - Legs

    12

    Gain the legendary effect of Sinful Delight: Consuming a Fire Blast charge reduces Mirrors of Torment's cooldown by 4 sec. If Mirrors of Torment is dispelled the cooldown is reduced by 45 sec.

  4. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Chest

    7

    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.

  5. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Head

    6

    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

    43

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Reset the cooldown of your Door of Shadows and gain 1,310 Versatility for 20 sec. (5 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  2. Unbound Changeling item icon.
    U

    Unbound Changeling

    35

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: Your abilities have a chance to grant you 551 Haste for 12 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  3. Elegy of the Eternals item icon.
    E

    Elegy of the Eternals

    11

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: Weep before the Eternals, dedicating yourself to their service. Gain 121 of your highest secondary stat, and grant 10% of this bonus to any party members who also serve your covenant.
    Rank Mythic

  4. So'leah's Secret Technique item icon.
    S

    So'leah's Secret Technique

    4

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Select a player in your party or raid, granting them 18 of their highest secondary stat, and granting you 113 of that same stat, for 30 min.
    Rank Mythic

  5. Inscrutable Quantum Device item icon.
    I

    Inscrutable Quantum Device

    4

    Ilvl 272
    Stats
    +119 intellect
    Effects
    Use: ??? (3 Min Cooldown)
    Rank 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 Mantle item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Mantle

    49

    Ilvl 285
    Stats
    +106 intellect
    +227 stamina
    +47 haste
    +91 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 Mythic

  2. Erudite Occultist's Hood item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Hood

    43

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +132 intellect
    +279 stamina
    +103 haste
    +77 mastery
    Gem
    +16 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 Mythic

  3. Erudite Occultist's Handwraps item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Handwraps

    41

    Ilvl 285
    Stats
    +106 intellect
    +227 stamina
    +40 versatility
    +98 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 Mythic

  4. Erudite Occultist's Robes item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Robes

    38

    Ilvl 285
    Stats
    +141 intellect
    +303 stamina
    +56 critical-strike
    +128 mastery
    +79 leech
    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 Mythic

  5. Erudite Occultist's Leggings item icon.
    E

    Erudite Occultist's Leggings

    33

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +132 intellect
    +279 stamina
    +117 critical-strike
    +62 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 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

    127

    +16 Haste

  2. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    54

    +16 Versatility

  3. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    36

    +16 Mastery

  4. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    1

    +5% Movement Speed

  5. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    1

    Speed increased by 13 for each Shadowlands gem you have socketed.

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

    45

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

  2. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    4

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

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

    49

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Insight enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Insight

    1

    Enchanted: Eternal Insight

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 - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    4

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

  2. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    4

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

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

    17

    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

    68

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    16

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    15

    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

    43

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

  2. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    7

    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
      48

      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
      2

      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
      50

      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
      0

      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 460 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
      39

      Frenetic Speed

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

    2. Ring of Frost talent icon.
      R
      11

      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
      0

      Ice Ward

      Frost Nova now has 2 charges.

    1. Flame Patch talent icon.
      F
      46

      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
      4

      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 66 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 135 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
      48

      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
      2

      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 2,507 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

    45

  2. Flamecannon PvP talent icon.
    F

    Flamecannon

    29

  3. Tinder PvP talent icon.
    T

    Tinder

    28

  4. Ring of Fire PvP talent icon.
    R

    Ring of Fire

    16

  5. Greater Pyroblast PvP talent icon.
    G

    Greater Pyroblast

    13

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
0
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
0
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
46
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. Kyrian
  4. Necrolord

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. 38

      Waking Dreams

    7. 6

      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

      Party Favors

    3. 4

      Soothing Shade

    4. 4

      Token of Appreciation

    5. 3

      Life is but an Appetizer

    6. 3

      Life of the Party

    7. 1

      Exquisite Ingredients

    8. 1

      It's Always Tea Time

  3. Korayn icon.
    K

    Korayn

    1

    The traits to use with Korayn are:

    1. 1

      Face Your Foes

    2. 1

      Horn of the Wild Hunt

    3. 1

      Vorkai Ambush

    4. 1

      Vorkai Sharpening Techniques

    5. 1

      Wild Hunt Strategem

    6. 1

      Wild Hunt Tactics

  4. Niya icon.
    N

    Niya

    1

    The traits to use with Niya are:

    1. 1

      Grove Invigoration

    2. 1

      Niya's Tools: Poison

    3. 1

      Run Without Tiring

    4. 1

      Swift Patrol

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

    45

  3. Master Flame conduit icon.
    M

    Master Flame

    39

endurance conduits

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

  1. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    34

  2. Tempest Barrier conduit icon.
    T

    Tempest Barrier

    27

  3. Diverted Energy conduit icon.
    D

    Diverted Energy

    17

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

    36

  2. Grounding Surge conduit icon.
    G

    Grounding Surge

    20

  3. Incantation of Swiftness conduit icon.
    I

    Incantation of Swiftness

    8