mm+ Brewmaster Monk

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This is a guide about how to build Brewmaster Monks 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 Brewmaster Monk
Activity Mythic+
Number of players 50
Highest rating 3127
Lowest rating 2844

Stat Priority

+943
37% Crit
+143
4% Hast
+327
17% Mast
+1268
31% Vers

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

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

Race

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

  1. Dwarf icon.
    D

    Dwarf

    14
  2. Vulpera icon.
    V

    Vulpera

    7
  3. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    7
  4. Pandaren icon.
    P

    Pandaren

    6
  5. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    4

Legendary

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

  1. Stormstout's Last Keg legendary item icon.
    S

    Stormstout's Last Keg - Waist

    31

    Keg Smash deals 30% additional damage, and has 1 additional charge.

  2. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Neck

    22

    Gain the legendary effect of Bountiful Brew: Your abilities have a low chance to cast Bonedust Brew at your target's location.

  3. Stormstout's Last Keg legendary item icon.
    S

    Stormstout's Last Keg - Hands

    19

    Keg Smash deals 30% additional damage, and has 1 additional charge.

  4. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Ring

    16

    Gain the legendary effect of Call to Arms: Weapons of Order calls forth Niuzao, the Black Ox to assist you for 12 sec.

  5. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Wrist

    8

    Gain the legendary effect of Bountiful Brew: Your abilities have a low chance to cast Bonedust Brew at your target's location.

Trinkets

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

  1. Reactive Defense Matrix item icon.
    R

    Reactive Defense Matrix

    39

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +160 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Taking damage has a chance to trigger your Reactive Defense Matrix, which reflects the next 17,592 damage back at your attacker. Reactive Defense Matrix triggers automatically when your health drops below 20% health. This effect cannot occur more than once per 30 sec.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  2. Shard of Annhylde's Aegis item icon.
    S

    Shard of Annhylde's Aegis

    30

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +160 agility
    Effects
    Use: Call upon Annhylde's Aegis for protection, reducing damage you take from enemies in front of you by 15,463 for 8 sec. If the Aegis absorbs at least 54,114 damage, it becomes overcharged and will expel coalesced power, dealing 8,617 Holy damage to all enemies in front of you as it expires. (1 Min 30 Sec Cooldown)
    Rank Fated Mythic

  3. Cache of Acquired Treasures item icon.
    C

    Cache of Acquired Treasures

    16

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +160 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Periodically rummage through the cache, finding a new stolen weapon.
    Use: Grab the weapon from the cache, gaining its benefit. (3 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Fated Mythic

  4. Thundertower's Targeting Reticle item icon.
    T

    Thundertower's Targeting Reticle

    4

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +160 agility
    +141 versatility
    +64 avoidance
    Rank Mythic

  5. Codex of the First Technique item icon.
    C

    Codex of the First Technique

    3

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +360 stamina
    Effects
    Equip: Taking damage grants you a chance to unleash the First Technique for 12 sec, reflecting 10% of incoming damage, up to a maximum of 19,747 damage absorbed per blow.
    Rank Mythic

Tier Set

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

  1. Tassels of the Grand Upwelling item icon.
    T

    Tassels of the Grand Upwelling

    50

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +135 agility
    +308 stamina
    +52 critical-strike
    +100 versatility
    Set
    Set: Targets ignited by Breath of Fire deal an additional 4% less damage to you.
    Set: Keg Smash deals 50% additional damage, heals you for 66% of damage dealt, and grants 66% of damage dealt as maximum health for 10 sec, stacking up to 10 times.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  2. Cuirass of the Grand Upwelling item icon.
    C

    Cuirass of the Grand Upwelling

    50

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +179 agility
    +411 stamina
    +61 critical-strike
    +141 versatility
    Enchant
    Primary Stats +30
    Reinforced (+32 Stamina)
    Set
    Set: Targets ignited by Breath of Fire deal an additional 4% less damage to you.
    Set: Keg Smash deals 50% additional damage, heals you for 66% of damage dealt, and grants 66% of damage dealt as maximum health for 10 sec, stacking up to 10 times.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  3. Legguards of the Grand Upwelling item icon.
    L

    Legguards of the Grand Upwelling

    50

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +179 agility
    +411 stamina
    +132 critical-strike
    +71 versatility
    Set
    Set: Targets ignited by Breath of Fire deal an additional 4% less damage to you.
    Set: Keg Smash deals 50% additional damage, heals you for 66% of damage dealt, and grants 66% of damage dealt as maximum health for 10 sec, stacking up to 10 times.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  4. Crown of the Grand Upwelling item icon.
    C

    Crown of the Grand Upwelling

    47

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +179 agility
    +411 stamina
    +116 critical-strike
    +87 mastery
    Gem
    +16 Versatility
    Set
    Set: Targets ignited by Breath of Fire deal an additional 4% less damage to you.
    Set: Keg Smash deals 50% additional damage, heals you for 66% of damage dealt, and grants 66% of damage dealt as maximum health for 10 sec, stacking up to 10 times.
    Rank Fated Mythic

  5. Grips of the Grand Upwelling item icon.
    G

    Grips of the Grand Upwelling

    7

    Ilvl 311
    Stats
    +135 agility
    +308 stamina
    +108 haste
    +44 mastery
    Set
    Set: Targets ignited by Breath of Fire deal an additional 4% less damage to you.
    Set: Keg Smash deals 50% additional damage, heals you for 66% of damage dealt, and grants 66% of damage dealt as maximum health for 10 sec, stacking up to 10 times.
    Rank Fated Mythic

Gems

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

  1. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    215

    +16 Versatility

  2. Deadly Jewel Cluster icon.
    D

    Deadly Jewel Cluster

    28

    +16 Critical Strike

  3. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    3

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

  4. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    2

    +16 Haste

Back Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    42

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

  2. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    8

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

Chest Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    47

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

    1

    Enchanted: Eternal Skirmish

  3. Enchant Chest - Eternal Bulwark enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Bulwark

    1

    Enchanted: +25 Armor & +20 Primary Stat

Wrist Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing

    15

    Enchanted: Shaded Hearthing

  2. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    3

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    6

    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 Brewmaster Monks in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    50

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

Ring Enchantment

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

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    86

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

  2. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

    11

    Enchanted: +16 Critical Strike

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    2

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

Main Hand Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    44

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

  2. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    15

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

Off Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Brewmaster Monks in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Off Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force

    13

    Enchanted: Lightless Force

  2. Enchant Weapon - Ascended Vigor enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Ascended Vigor

    1

    Enchanted: Ascended Vigor

Talents

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

    1. Chi Wave talent icon.
      C
      47

      Chi Wave

      A wave of Chi energy flows through friends and foes, dealing 161 Nature damage or 476 healing. Bounces up to 7 times to targets within 25 yards.

    2. Eye of the Tiger talent icon.
      E
      3

      Eye of the Tiger

      Tiger Palm also applies Eye of the Tiger, dealing 316 Nature damage to the enemy and 316 healing to the Monk over 8 sec. Limit 1 target.

    3. Chi Burst talent icon.
      C
      0

      Chi Burst

      Hurls a torrent of Chi energy up to 40 yds forward, dealing 519 Nature damage to all enemies, and 976 healing to the Monk and all allies in its path. Healing reduced beyond 6 targets. Casting Chi Burst does not prevent avoiding attacks.

    1. Tiger's Lust talent icon.
      T
      45

      Tiger's Lust

      Increases a friendly target's movement speed by 70% for 6 sec and removes all roots and snares.

    2. Chi Torpedo talent icon.
      C
      5

      Chi Torpedo

      Torpedoes you forward a long distance and increases your movement speed by 30% for 10 sec, stacking up to 2 times.

    3. Celerity talent icon.
      C
      0

      Celerity

      Reduces the cooldown of Roll by 5 sec and increases its maximum number of charges by 1.

    1. Light Brewing talent icon.
      L
      50

      Light Brewing

      Reduces the cooldown of Purifying Brew and Celestial Brew by 20%.

    2. Spitfire talent icon.
      S
      0

      Spitfire

      Tiger Palm has a 25% chance to reset the cooldown of Breath of Fire.

    3. Black Ox Brew talent icon.
      B
      0

      Black Ox Brew

      Chug some Black Ox Brew, which instantly refills your Energy, Purifying Brew charges, and resets the cooldown of Celestial Brew.

    1. Ring of Peace talent icon.
      R
      50

      Ring of Peace

      Form a Ring of Peace at the target location for 5 sec. Enemies that enter will be ejected from the Ring.

    2. Tiger Tail Sweep talent icon.
      T
      0

      Tiger Tail Sweep

      Increases the range of Leg Sweep by 2 yds and reduces its cooldown by 10 sec.

    3. Summon Black Ox Statue talent icon.
      S
      0

      Summon Black Ox Statue

      Summons a Black Ox Statue at the target location for 15 min, pulsing threat to all enemies within 20 yards. You may cast Provoke on the statue to taunt all enemies near the statue.

    1. Bob and Weave talent icon.
      B
      48

      Bob and Weave

      Increases the duration of Stagger by 3.0 sec.

    2. Dampen Harm talent icon.
      D
      2

      Dampen Harm

      Reduces all damage you take by 20% to 50% for 10 sec, with larger attacks being reduced by more.

    3. Healing Elixir talent icon.
      H
      0

      Healing Elixir

      Drink a healing elixir, healing you for 15% of your maximum health.

    1. Rushing Jade Wind talent icon.
      R
      33

      Rushing Jade Wind

      Summons a whirling tornado around you, causing 901 Physical damage over 8.4 sec to all enemies within 8 yards. Deals reduced damage beyond 5 targets.

    2. Special Delivery talent icon.
      S
      17

      Special Delivery

      Drinking from your Brews has a 100% chance to toss a keg high into the air that lands nearby after 3 sec, dealing 812 damage to all enemies within 8 yards and reducing their movement speed by 50% for 15 sec.

    3. Exploding Keg talent icon.
      E
      0

      Exploding Keg

      Hurls a flaming keg at the target location, dealing 2,127 Fire damage to nearby enemies and causing them to miss their melee attacks for the next 3 sec.

    1. High Tolerance talent icon.
      H
      50

      High Tolerance

      Stagger is 5% more effective at delaying damage. You gain up to 15% Haste based on your current level of Stagger.

    2. Celestial Flames talent icon.
      C
      0

      Celestial Flames

      Drinking from Brews has a 30% chance to coat the Monk with Celestial Flames for 6 sec. While Celestial Flames is active, Spinning Crane Kick applies Breath of Fire and Breath of Fire reduces the damage affected enemies deal to you by an additional 5%.

    3. Blackout Combo talent icon.
      B
      0

      Blackout Combo

      Blackout Kick also empowers your next ability: Tiger Palm: Damage increased by 100%. Breath of Fire: Cooldown reduced by 3 sec. Keg Smash: Reduces the remaining cooldown on your Brews by 2 additional sec. Celestial Brew: Pauses Stagger damage for 3 sec.

PvP Talents

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

  1. Eerie Fermentation PvP talent icon.
    E

    Eerie Fermentation

    22

  2. Hot Trub PvP talent icon.
    H

    Hot Trub

    22

  3. Microbrew PvP talent icon.
    M

    Microbrew

    20

  4. Incendiary Breath PvP talent icon.
    I

    Incendiary Breath

    19

  5. Niuzao's Essence PvP talent icon.
    N

    Niuzao's Essence

    17

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
25
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
25
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
0
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
0
Vent

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

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

Soulbind

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

  1. Plague Deviser Marileth icon.
    P

    Plague Deviser Marileth

    25

    The traits to use with Plague Deviser Marileth are:

    1. 25

      Kevin's Oozeling

    2. 25

      Ooz's Frictionless Coating

    3. 25

      Ultimate Form

    4. 25

      Volatile Solvent

    5. 24

      Plagueborn Cleansing Slime

    6. 22

      Undulating Maneuvers

    7. 3

      Viscous Trail

    8. 1

      Kevin's Keyring

  2. Forgelite Prime Mikanikos icon.
    F

    Forgelite Prime Mikanikos

    23

    The traits to use with Forgelite Prime Mikanikos are:

    1. 23

      Bron's Call to Action

    2. 23

      Effusive Anima Accelerator

    3. 23

      Forgelite Filter

    4. 23

      Soulglow Spectrometer

    5. 21

      Soulsteel Clamps

    6. 15

      Resilient Plumage

    7. 8

      Regenerating Materials

    8. 2

      Hammer of Genesis

  3. Pelagos icon.
    P

    Pelagos

    2

    The traits to use with Pelagos are:

    1. 2

      Combat Meditation

    2. 2

      Focusing Mantra

    3. 2

      Let Go of the Past

    4. 1

      Better Together

    5. 1

      Bond of Friendship

    6. 1

      Cleansed Vestments

    7. 1

      Newfound Resolve

potency conduits

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

  1. Walk with the Ox conduit icon.
    W

    Walk with the Ox

    48

  2. Scalding Brew conduit icon.
    S

    Scalding Brew

    47

  3. Bone Marrow Hops conduit icon.
    B

    Bone Marrow Hops

    25

endurance conduits

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

  1. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    47

  2. Harm Denial conduit icon.
    H

    Harm Denial

    27

  3. Fortifying Ingredients conduit icon.
    F

    Fortifying Ingredients

    26

finesse conduits

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

  1. Dizzying Tumble conduit icon.
    D

    Dizzying Tumble

    41

  2. Tumbling Technique conduit icon.
    T

    Tumbling Technique

    4

  3. Swift Transference conduit icon.
    S

    Swift Transference

    1