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Mythic+ Windwalker Monk

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This is a guide about how to build Windwalker 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 Windwalker Monk
Activity Mythic+
Number of players 50
Highest rating 2566
Lowest rating 2361

Stat Priority

+830
34% Crit
+238
7% Hast
+221
18% Mast
+785
20% Vers

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

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

Race

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

  1. Orc icon.
    O

    Orc

    33
  2. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    5
  3. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    4
  4. Pandaren icon.
    P

    Pandaren

    3
  5. Vulpera icon.
    V

    Vulpera

    1

Legendary

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

  1. Invoker's Delight legendary item icon.
    I

    Invoker's Delight - Back

    46

    You gain 33% haste for 20 sec after summoning your Celestial.

  2. Invoker's Delight legendary item icon.
    I

    Invoker's Delight - Head

    3

    You gain 33% haste for 20 sec after summoning your Celestial.

  3. Faeline Harmony legendary item icon.
    F

    Faeline Harmony - Waist

    1

    Your abilities reset Faeline Stomp 100% more often. Enemies and allies hit by Faeline Stomp are affected by Fae Exposure, increasing your damage and healing against them by 8% for 10 sec.

Trinkets

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

  1. Inscrutable Quantum Device item icon.
    I

    Inscrutable Quantum Device

    29

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Use: ??? (3 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  2. Phial of Putrefaction item icon.
    P

    Phial of Putrefaction

    28

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Every 5 sec, your next melee ability applies Liquefying Ooze, dealing 2,488 Nature damage over 30 sec. Liquefying Ooze stacks up to 3 times. Stacking does not refresh the duration.
    Rank Mythic

  3. Titanic Ocular Gland item icon.
    T

    Titanic Ocular Gland

    12

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Equip: While your health is above 50% you are judged Worthy, increasing your highest secondary stat by 132. While your health is below 50% you are judged Unworthy, decreasing your highest secondary stat by 132.
    Rank Mythic

  4. Unchained Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity item icon.
    U

    Unchained Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

    12

    Ilvl 246
    Stats
    +111 critical-strike
    Effects
    Use: Increases primary stat by 246 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Duelist

  5. Salvaged Fusion Amplifier item icon.
    S

    Salvaged Fusion Amplifier

    4

    Ilvl 239
    Stats
    +87 agility
    Effects
    Use: Empower your weapons for 20 sec, causing your attacks to have a very high chance to deal 1,567 Arcane damage. (1 Min 30 Sec Cooldown)
    Rank Heroic

Gems

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

  1. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    53

    +16 Versatility

  2. Deadly Jewel Cluster icon.
    D

    Deadly Jewel Cluster

    44

    +16 Critical Strike

  3. Leviathan's Eye of Agility icon.
    L

    Leviathan's Eye of Agility

    2

    +7 Agility

  4. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    1

    +16 Mastery

Domination Shards

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Windwalker Monks in Mythic+, the domination shards to use are:

  1. Foreboding Shard of Dyz icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Dyz

    22

    |CFF20ff20Damaging a target increases your damage done to that target by 0.44% for 4 sec, stacking up to 3 times.|R

  2. Foreboding Shard of Zed icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Zed

    18

    |CFF20ff20Your helpful spells and abilities have a chance to grant your target an Unholy Aura, draining 297 health from nearby enemies every 2 sec for 10 sec.|R

  3. Foreboding Shard of Cor icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Cor

    13

    |CFF20ff20Your damage is increased by 2.63% for 20 sec after attacking an enemy you have not yet damaged.|R

  4. Portentous Shard of Dyz icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Dyz

    12

    |CFF20ff20Damaging a target increases your damage done to that target by 0.50% for 4 sec, stacking up to 3 times.|R

  5. Desolate Shard of Bek icon.
    D

    Desolate Shard of Bek

    12

    |CFF20ff20Your damage is increased by 2.3% when you have 50% or more health than your target.|R

Back Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    28

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    10

    Enchanted: +30 Stamina

  3. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    7

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

Chest Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    32

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

    17

    Enchanted: Eternal Skirmish

Wrist Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing

    11

    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 Windwalker Monks in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Hands item are:

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    3

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

  2. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    3

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

  3. Enchant Gloves - Strength of Soul enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Strength of Soul

    1

    Enchanted: +10 Strength

Feet Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    49

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Windwalker 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

    58

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

    42

    Enchanted: +16 Critical Strike

Main Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Windwalker 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

    47

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

  2. Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force

    5

    Enchanted: Lightless Force

Off Hand Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    41

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

Talents

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

    1. Chi Burst talent icon.
      C
      45

      Chi Burst

      Hurls a torrent of Chi energy up to 40 yds forward, dealing 407 Nature damage to all enemies, and 953 healing to the Monk and all allies in its path. Chi Burst generates 1 Chi per enemy target damaged, up to a maximum of 2.

    2. Eye of the Tiger talent icon.
      E
      4

      Eye of the Tiger

      Tiger Palm also applies Eye of the Tiger, dealing 307 Nature damage to the enemy and 307 healing to the Monk over 8 sec. Limit 1 target.

    3. Chi Wave talent icon.
      C
      1

      Chi Wave

      A wave of Chi energy flows through friends and foes, dealing 154 Nature damage or 424 healing. Bounces up to 7 times to targets within 25 yards.

    1. Tiger's Lust talent icon.
      T
      49

      Tiger's Lust

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

    2. Celerity talent icon.
      C
      1

      Celerity

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

    3. Chi Torpedo talent icon.
      C
      0

      Chi Torpedo

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

    1. Fist of the White Tiger talent icon.
      F
      33

      Fist of the White Tiger

      Strike with the technique of the White Tiger, dealing 1,154 Physical damage. Generates 3 Chi.

    2. Ascension talent icon.
      A
      16

      Ascension

      Increases your maximum Chi by 1, maximum Energy by 20, and your Energy regeneration by 10%.

    3. Energizing Elixir talent icon.
      E
      1

      Energizing Elixir

      Chug an Energizing Elixir, granting 2 Chi and generating 75 Energy over 5 sec.

    1. Ring of Peace talent icon.
      R
      46

      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. Good Karma talent icon.
      G
      4

      Good Karma

      100% of the damage redirected by Touch of Karma also heals you.

    3. 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.

    1. Diffuse Magic talent icon.
      D
      49

      Diffuse Magic

      Reduces magic damage you take by 60% for 6 sec, and transfers all currently active harmful magical effects on you back to their original caster if possible.

    2. Dampen Harm talent icon.
      D
      1

      Dampen Harm

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

    3. Inner Strength talent icon.
      I
      0

      Inner Strength

      Each Chi you spend reduces damage taken by 2% for 5 sec, stacking up to 5 times.

    1. Dance of Chi-Ji talent icon.
      D
      49

      Dance of Chi-Ji

      Spending Chi has a chance to make your next Spinning Crane Kick free and deal an additional 200% damage.

    2. Hit Combo talent icon.
      H
      1

      Hit Combo

      Each successive attack that triggers Combo Strikes in a row grants 1% increased damage, stacking up to 6 times.

    3. Rushing Jade Wind talent icon.
      R
      0

      Rushing Jade Wind

      Summons a whirling tornado around you, causing 982 Physical damage over 5.6 sec to up to 6 enemies within 8 yards.

    1. Whirling Dragon Punch talent icon.
      W
      46

      Whirling Dragon Punch

      Performs a devastating whirling upward strike, dealing 2,260 damage to all nearby enemies. Only usable while both Fists of Fury and Rising Sun Kick are on cooldown.

    2. Spiritual Focus talent icon.
      S
      4

      Spiritual Focus

      Every 2 Chi you spend reduces the cooldown of Storm, Earth, and Fire by 1.0 sec.

    3. Serenity talent icon.
      S
      0

      Serenity

      Enter an elevated state of mental and physical serenity for 12 sec. While in this state, you deal 20% increased damage and healing, and all Chi consumers are free and cool down 100% more quickly.

PvP Talents

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

  1. Turbo Fists PvP talent icon.
    T

    Turbo Fists

    50

  2. Alpha Tiger PvP talent icon.
    A

    Alpha Tiger

    43

  3. Reverse Harm PvP talent icon.
    R

    Reverse Harm

    42

  4. Grapple Weapon PvP talent icon.
    G

    Grapple Weapon

    12

  5. Pressure Points PvP talent icon.
    P

    Pressure Points

    2

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
20
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
29
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
1
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
0
Vent

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

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

Soulbind

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

  1. Pelagos icon.
    P

    Pelagos

    18

    The traits to use with Pelagos are:

    1. 18

      Better Together

    2. 18

      Combat Meditation

    3. 18

      Focusing Mantra

    4. 18

      Let Go of the Past

    5. 9

      Bond of Friendship

    6. 9

      Cleansed Vestments

  2. Emeni icon.
    E

    Emeni

    16

    The traits to use with Emeni are:

    1. 16

      Emeni's Magnificent Skin

    2. 16

      Lead by Example

    3. 15

      Gristled Toes

    4. 13

      Cartilaginous Legs

    5. 12

      Pustule Eruption

    6. 11

      Sole Slough

    7. 3

      Hearth Kidneystone

    8. 3

      Resilient Stitching

  3. Bonesmith Heirmir icon.
    B

    Bonesmith Heirmir

    11

    The traits to use with Bonesmith Heirmir are:

    1. 11

      Forgeborne Reveries

    2. 11

      Resourceful Fleshcrafting

    3. 10

      Carver's Eye

    4. 9

      Heirmir's Arsenal: Gorestompers

    5. 6

      Bonesmith's Satchel

    6. 5

      Runeforged Spurs

    7. 2

      Heirmir's Arsenal: Marrowed Gemstone

  4. Plague Deviser Marileth icon.
    P

    Plague Deviser Marileth

    2

    The traits to use with Plague Deviser Marileth are:

    1. 2

      Volatile Solvent

    2. 1

      Ooz's Frictionless Coating

    3. 1

      Plagueborn Cleansing Slime

    4. 1

      Ultimate Form

    5. 1

      Undulating Maneuvers

  5. Forgelite Prime Mikanikos icon.
    F

    Forgelite Prime Mikanikos

    1

    The traits to use with Forgelite Prime Mikanikos are:

    1. 1

      Bron's Call to Action

    2. 1

      Forgelite Filter

    3. 1

      Resilient Plumage

    4. 1

      Soulglow Spectrometer

    5. 1

      Soulsteel Clamps

potency conduits

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

  1. Calculated Strikes conduit icon.
    C

    Calculated Strikes

    48

  2. Coordinated Offensive conduit icon.
    C

    Coordinated Offensive

    44

  3. Bone Marrow Hops conduit icon.
    B

    Bone Marrow Hops

    28

endurance conduits

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

  1. Harm Denial conduit icon.
    H

    Harm Denial

    44

  2. Fortifying Ingredients conduit icon.
    F

    Fortifying Ingredients

    36

  3. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    28

finesse conduits

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

  1. Tumbling Technique conduit icon.
    T

    Tumbling Technique

    19

  2. Dizzying Tumble conduit icon.
    D

    Dizzying Tumble

    10

  3. Swift Transference conduit icon.
    S

    Swift Transference

    5