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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 3044
Lowest rating 2736

Stat Priority

+1076
41% Crit
+302
9% Hast
+124
14% Mast
+759
19% 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

    31
  2. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    10
  3. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    7
  4. Void Elf icon.
    V

    Void Elf

    1
  5. Dark Iron Dwarf icon.
    D

    Dark Iron Dwarf

    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

    33

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

  2. Invoker's Delight legendary item icon.
    I

    Invoker's Delight - Head

    16

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

  3. Keefer's Skyreach legendary item icon.
    K

    Keefer's Skyreach - Neck

    1

    Tiger Palm now has a 10 yard range and dashes you to the target when used. Tiger Palm also applies an effect which increases your critical strike chance by 50% for 6 sec on the target. This effect cannot be applied more than once every 1 min per target.

Trinkets

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

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

    Unchained Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

    29

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

  2. Titanic Ocular Gland item icon.
    T

    Titanic Ocular Gland

    25

    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

  3. Phial of Putrefaction item icon.
    P

    Phial of Putrefaction

    22

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Every 5 sec, your next melee ability applies Liquefying Ooze, dealing 2,349 Nature damage over 30 sec. Liquefying Ooze stacks up to 3 times. Stacking does not refresh the duration.
    Rank Mythic

  4. Inscrutable Quantum Device item icon.
    I

    Inscrutable Quantum Device

    17

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

  5. Decanter of Endless Howling item icon.
    D

    Decanter of Endless Howling

    3

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +115 critical-strike
    Effects
    Equip: Your critical hits have a chance to increase your Agility by 307 for 15 sec. If you are below 50% health when this occurs, you also heal for 6,478 over 6 sec.
    Rank Mythic

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

    203

    +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. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    1

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

  5. 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. Portentous Shard of Cor icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Cor

    50

    Your damage is increased by 3.00% for 20 sec after attacking an enemy you have not yet damaged.

  2. Portentous Shard of Dyz icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Dyz

    49

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

  3. Portentous Shard of Bek icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Bek

    48

    Your damage is increased by 3.0% when you have 50% or more health than your target.

  4. Foreboding Shard of Kyr icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Kyr

    32

    Gain 1,178 Absorb every 5 sec, up to a cap of 5,892.

  5. Portentous Shard of Zed icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Zed

    19

    Your helpful spells and abilities have a chance to grant your target an Unholy Aura, draining 340 health from nearby enemies every 2 sec for 10 sec.

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

    35

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    7

    Enchanted: +30 Stamina

  3. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    6

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

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

    43

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

    6

    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

    18

    Enchanted: Shaded Hearthing

  2. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    4

    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 - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    8

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

  2. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    4

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

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

    46

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

  2. Enchant Boots - Earthen Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Earthen Vitality

    1

    Enchanted: +3 Stamina and Minor Movement Speed

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

    74

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

    22

    Enchanted: +16 Critical Strike

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    3

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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 - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    43

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

  2. Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force

    2

    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 - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    49

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

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 412 Nature damage to all enemies, and 940 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
      3

      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
      2

      Chi Wave

      A wave of Chi energy flows through friends and foes, dealing 155 Nature damage or 422 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. Chi Torpedo talent icon.
      C
      1

      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. Ascension talent icon.
      A
      34

      Ascension

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

    2. Fist of the White Tiger talent icon.
      F
      16

      Fist of the White Tiger

      Strike with the technique of the White Tiger, dealing 1,181 Physical damage. Generates 3 Chi.

    3. Energizing Elixir talent icon.
      E
      0

      Energizing Elixir

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

    1. Ring of Peace talent icon.
      R
      47

      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
      3

      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
      48

      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
      2

      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
      45

      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
      5

      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 987 Physical damage over 5.6 sec to up to 6 enemies within 8 yards.

    1. Whirling Dragon Punch talent icon.
      W
      50

      Whirling Dragon Punch

      Performs a devastating whirling upward strike, dealing 2,244 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
      0

      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

    49

  2. Reverse Harm PvP talent icon.
    R

    Reverse Harm

    41

  3. Alpha Tiger PvP talent icon.
    A

    Alpha Tiger

    40

  4. Grapple Weapon PvP talent icon.
    G

    Grapple Weapon

    15

  5. Pressure Points PvP talent icon.
    P

    Pressure Points

    2

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
1
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
49
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
0
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. Emeni icon.
    E

    Emeni

    44

    The traits to use with Emeni are:

    1. 44

      Emeni's Magnificent Skin

    2. 44

      Gristled Toes

    3. 44

      Lead by Example

    4. 44

      Pustule Eruption

    5. 37

      Cartilaginous Legs

    6. 31

      Resilient Stitching

    7. 13

      Sole Slough

    8. 7

      Hearth Kidneystone

  2. Plague Deviser Marileth icon.
    P

    Plague Deviser Marileth

    5

    The traits to use with Plague Deviser Marileth are:

    1. 5

      Kevin's Oozeling

    2. 5

      Ooz's Frictionless Coating

    3. 5

      Ultimate Form

    4. 5

      Volatile Solvent

    5. 3

      Kevin's Keyring

    6. 3

      Viscous Trail

    7. 2

      Plagueborn Cleansing Slime

    8. 2

      Undulating Maneuvers

  3. 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

      Effusive Anima Accelerator

    3. 1

      Forgelite Filter

    4. 1

      Regenerating Materials

    5. 1

      Soulglow Spectrometer

    6. 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. Coordinated Offensive conduit icon.
    C

    Coordinated Offensive

    50

  2. Bone Marrow Hops conduit icon.
    B

    Bone Marrow Hops

    49

  3. Calculated Strikes conduit icon.
    C

    Calculated Strikes

    45

endurance conduits

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

  1. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    25

  2. Harm Denial conduit icon.
    H

    Harm Denial

    25

  3. Fortifying Ingredients conduit icon.
    F

    Fortifying Ingredients

    22

finesse conduits

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

  1. Dizzying Tumble conduit icon.
    D

    Dizzying Tumble

    40

  2. Tumbling Technique conduit icon.
    T

    Tumbling Technique

    37

  3. Lingering Numbness conduit icon.
    L

    Lingering Numbness

    1