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3v3 Frost Mage

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Guide info

This guide is about how to build Frost Mages for 3V3. Each section enumerates what are the most used stats, items, or skills by the highest rated players. It is updated every day.

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Class Frost Mage
Activity 3V3
Number of players 13
Highest rating 3218
Lowest rating 2004

Stats priority

+69
7% Crit
+669
20% Hast
+20
9% Mast
+1185
30% Vers

The stats to prioritize on gear. Based on stat bonuses observed on the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Versatility > Haste > Critical Strike > Mastery

Legendary items

The legendary items to use. Based on the legendary items observed on the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Triune Ward icon.
T

Triune Ward - Chest

11

Casting any Barrier spell grants the effects of Blazing Barrier, Ice Barrier, and Prismatic Barrier. Each absorb shield has 65% effectiveness.

Glacial Fragments icon.
G

Glacial Fragments - Legs

1

Ice Lance has a 20% chance to explode into shards of ice when it hits a target, dealing 720 Frost damage to up to 5 enemies near your target. This chance is increased to 100% if your target is standing in a Blizzard.

Triune Ward icon.
T

Triune Ward - Neck

1

Casting any Barrier spell grants the effects of Blazing Barrier, Ice Barrier, and Prismatic Barrier. Each absorb shield has 65% effectiveness.

Trinkets

The trinkets to use. Based on the trinkets observed on the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Sinful Gladiator's Medallion icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Medallion

10

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 intellect
Effects
Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Duelist

Sinful Gladiator's Emblem icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Emblem

9

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 intellect
Effects
Use: Increases maximum health by 6,226 for 20 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Duelist

Sinful Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

3

Ilvl 226
Stats
+101 haste
Effects
Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 78 primary stat for 20 sec.
Rank Duelist

Sinful Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

2

Ilvl 226
Stats
+101 critical-strike
Effects
Use: Increases primary stat by 93 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
Rank Duelist

Sinful Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity icon.
S

Sinful Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity

1

Ilvl 197
Stats
+86 haste
Effects
Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 83 primary stat for 20 sec.

Gems

The gems to socket into equipment pieces. Based on the gems observed on the equipment of the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
Q

Quick Jewel Cluster

38

+16 Haste

Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
V

Versatile Jewel Cluster

11

+16 Versatility

Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
S

Straddling Jewel Doublet

7

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

Back enchantments

The enchantments to use on the back slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed icon.
E

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

10

Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 20 and your Speed by 30.

Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality icon.
E

Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

3

Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 30.

Chest enchantments

The enchantments to use on the chest slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats icon.
E

Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

13

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

Wrist enchantments

The enchantments to use on the wrist slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect icon.
E

Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

13

Permanently enchants bracers to increase your Intellect by 15.

Hands enchantments

The enchantments to use on the hands slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering icon.
E

Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

2

Permanently enchants gloves to increase the speed of gathering in the Shadowlands.

Feet enchantments

The enchantments to use on the feet slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Boots - Soul Treads icon.
E

Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

2

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

Rings enchantments

The enchantments to use on the ring slots. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste icon.
E

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

18

Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Haste by 16.

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility icon.
E

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

8

Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Versatility by 16.

Main Hand enchantments

The enchantments to use on the main-hand slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance icon.
E

Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

10

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

Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation icon.
E

Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

3

Permanently enchants a weapon to sometimes cause your attacks to reveal the sins of your target, causing them to suffer an additional 6% damage from you for 10 sec.

Talents

The talents to use. Based on the talents observed on the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Bone Chilling icon.
B
0

Bone Chilling

Whenever you attempt to chill a target, you gain Bone Chilling, increasing spell damage you deal by 0.5% for 8 sec, stacking up to 10 times.

Lonely Winter icon.
L
3

Lonely Winter

You can no longer summon your Water Elemental, but Frostbolt, Ice Lance, and Flurry deal 25% increased damage.

Ice Nova icon.
I
10

Ice Nova

Causes a whirl of icy wind around the enemy, dealing 1,688 Frost damage to the target and reduced damage to all other enemies within 8 yards, and freezing them in place for 2 sec.

Glacial Insulation icon.
G
0

Glacial Insulation

Ice Barrier increases your armor by 200% while active, and Ice Block applies Ice Barrier to you when it fades.

Shimmer icon.
S
13

Shimmer

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

Ice Floes icon.
I
0

Ice Floes

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.

Incanter's Flow icon.
I
7

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.

Focus Magic 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.

Rune of Power icon.
R
6

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 Icy Veins will also create a Rune of Power at your location.

Frozen Touch icon.
F
9

Frozen Touch

Frostbolt grants you Fingers of Frost and Brain Freeze 20% more often.

Chain Reaction icon.
C
4

Chain Reaction

Your Ice Lances against frozen targets increase the damage of your Ice Lances by 3% for 10 sec, stacking up to 5 times.

Ebonbolt icon.
E
0

Ebonbolt

Launch a bolt of ice at the enemy, dealing 1,894 Frost damage and granting you Brain Freeze.

Frigid Winds icon.
F
8

Frigid Winds

All of your chilling effects reduce the target's movement speed by an additional 10%.

Ice Ward icon.
I
1

Ice Ward

Frost Nova now has 2 charges.

Ring of Frost icon.
R
4

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.

Freezing Rain icon.
F
5

Freezing Rain

Frozen Orb makes Blizzard instant cast and increases its damage done by 60% for 12 sec.

Splitting Ice icon.
S
3

Splitting Ice

Your Ice Lance and Icicles now deal 5% increased damage, and hit a second nearby target for 65% of their damage. Your Ebonbolt and Glacial Spike also hit a second nearby target for 80% of its damage.

Comet Storm icon.
C
5

Comet Storm

Calls down a series of 7 icy comets on and around the target, that deals up to 2,760 Frost damage to all enemies within 6 yds of its impacts.

Thermal Void icon.
T
8

Thermal Void

Icy Veins' duration is increased by 10 sec. Your Ice Lances against frozen targets extend your Icy Veins by an additional 1 sec.

Ray of Frost icon.
R
5

Ray of Frost

Channel an icy beam at the enemy for 4.6 sec, dealing 1,128 Frost damage every 0.9 sec and slowing movement by 70%. Each time Ray of Frost deals damage, its damage and snare increases by 10%. Generates 2 charges of Fingers of Frost over its duration.

Glacial Spike icon.
G
0

Glacial Spike

Conjures a massive spike of ice, and merges your current Icicles into it. It impales your target, dealing 2,786 damage plus all of the damage stored in your Icicles, and freezes the target in place for 4 sec. Damage may interrupt the freeze effect. Requires 5 Icicles to cast. Passive: Ice Lance no longer launches Icicles.

PvP Talents

The PvP talents to pick. Based on the PvP talents observed on the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Deep Shatter icon.
D

Deep Shatter

13

Your Frostbolt deals 150% additional damage to Frozen targets.

Concentrated Coolness icon.
C

Concentrated Coolness

11

Frozen Orb's damage is increased by 10% and is now castable at a location with a 40 yard range but no longer moves.

Ice Form icon.
I

Ice Form

6

Your body turns into Ice, increasing your Frostbolt damage done by 30% and granting immunity to stun and knockback effects. Lasts 12 sec.

Kleptomania icon.
K

Kleptomania

5

Spellsteal now has a 30 sec cooldown, but steals all spells from the target.

Netherwind Armor icon.
N

Netherwind Armor

2

Reduces the chance you will suffer a critical strike by 15%.

Covenants

0
Kyrian icon.
K
Kyria
0
Necrolord icon.
N
Necro
8
Night Fae icon.
N
Night
5
Venthyr icon.
V
Venth

The covenants to pick. Based on the covenants picked by the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Night Fae > Venthyr > Kyrian > Necrolord

Soulbinds

The soulbinds to pick. Based on the soulbinds picked by the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Dreamweaver icon.
D

Dreamweaver

4

4

Field of Blossoms

Shifting Power puts flowers at your feet for 7.5 sec that increase your Haste by 12% while you stand with them.

4

Podtender

When you take damage that would kill you, instead rejuvenate within a wildseed, regaining 30% of HP over 10 sec. If the wildseed takes more than 9,820 damage during this time, you die. This effect may only occur once every 10 min.

4

Soothing Voice

When your roots, stuns, and incapacitating class effects expire or are dispelled, your target's movement speed is reduced by 90%, decaying rapidly over 2 sec.

3

Somnambulist

After spending 60 sec in a rested area, you gain 20% increased movement speed for 30 min.

1

Faerie Dust

When falling farther than 20 yd, faerie dust slows your fall for the next 30 sec. This cannot occur more often than once per 1 min.

Nadjia The Mistblade icon.
N

Nadjia The Mistblade

4

4

Agent of Chaos

Door of Shadows disorients all nearby enemies at the target location for 6 sec when you appear.

4

Familiar Predicaments

The duration of incoming interrupt, snare, and root effects are reduced by 25%.

4

Friends in Low Places

You loot 20% more Infused Rubies, and dredgers throughout Revendreth offer you an expanded selection of goods.

4

Thrill Seeker

While in combat, you gain a stack of Thrill Seeker every 2 sec, or 4 stacks on killing an enemy. At 40 stacks Thrill Seeker is consumed to grant you Euphoria, increasing your Haste by 20% for 10 sec. Thrill Seeker decays rapidly while you are not in combat.

Korayn icon.
K

Korayn

3

3

Face Your Foes

3

Horn of the Wild Hunt

Soulshape increases the movement speed of allies within 40 yds by 10%.

3

Wild Hunt Tactics

Your damage to targets above 75% health and healing to targets below 35% health is increased by 10%. When your spells and abilities are enhanced this way, you gain 15% increased movement speed for 5 sec.

2

Get In Formation

Your mounted movement speed is increased by 5%. Allies behind you within 40 yds gain this benefit.

1

Vorkai Sharpening Techniques

Your weapon takes no durability damage.

Niya icon.
N

Niya

1

1

Grove Invigoration

Healing or dealing damage has a chance to grant you a stack of Redirected Anima. Redirected Anima increases your maximum health by 1% and your Mastery by 25 for 30 sec, and stacks overlap. Shifting Power grants you 6 stacks of Redirected Anima.

1

Nature's Splendor

You have a chance to obtain leather, meat, and fish when you kill an enemy that yields experience or honor.

1

Niya's Tools: Poison

Your interrupts apply Niya's Paralytic Poison to your target, dealing 1,549 Nature damage over 30 sec. Targets with Niya's Paralytic Poison take an additional 248 Nature damage if interrupted once more.

1

Run Without Tiring

While in Soulshape, you regenerate 5% of your maximum health every 3 sec.

Theotar The Mad Duke icon.
T

Theotar The Mad Duke

1

1

Exquisite Ingredients

You have a chance to obtain an assortment of flavorful herbs and beverages when you kill an enemy that yields experience or honor.

1

Leisurely Gait

Door of Shadows has 2 charges, but its cooldown is increased by 30 sec.

1

Soothing Shade

Your spells and abilities have a chance to call Tubbins and Gubbins to your side for 12 sec, parasol in hand. Standing in the shaded area grants you 525 Mastery.

1

Token of Appreciation

Grant a shield that absorbs 1,549 damage to allies who aid you with healing or beneficial magic effects. You will only shield each ally once every 20 sec.

potency conduits

The potency conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Ice Bite icon.
I

Ice Bite

11

Increases the damage of Ice Lance against frozen enemies by 6.8%.

Icy Propulsion icon.
I

Icy Propulsion

6

While Icy Veins is active, your critical hits reduce its cooldown by 1.27 sec.

Discipline of the Grove icon.
D

Discipline of the Grove

3

Shifting Power reduces your Mage ability cooldowns by an additional 6.0 sec over 3.7 sec.

endurance conduits

The endurance conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Tempest Barrier icon.
T

Tempest Barrier

7

Gain a shield that absorbs 6.8% of your maximum health for 15 sec after you Blink.

Diverted Energy icon.
D

Diverted Energy

5

Your Barriers heal you for 40% of the damage absorbed.

Cryo-Freeze icon.
C

Cryo-Freeze

1

While inside Ice Block, you heal for 77% of your maximum health over the duration.

finesse conduits

The finesse conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 13 highest rated Frost Mages in 3V3.

Flow of Time icon.
F

Flow of Time

12

The cooldown of Blink is reduced by 3.4 sec.

Grounding Surge icon.
G

Grounding Surge

1

Successfully interrupting an enemy with Counterspell reduces its cooldown by 4.3 sec.

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