3v3 Holy Paladin

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This is a guide about how to build Holy Paladins for 3v3 . It summarizes what is working for the highest-rated players: stat priority, legendary, trinkets, gems, enchantments, talents, PvP talents, covenants, soulbinds, and conduits.

For accuracy purposes, Murlok.io analyzes the character equipment types, keeps track of their specialization history, and uses only active characters.

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Class Holy Paladin
Activity 3v3
Number of players 50
Highest rating 2911
Lowest rating 2555

Stat Priority

+404
17% Crit
+276
8% Hast
+477
32% Mast
+1375
34% Vers

Based on the average stat bonuses observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the stat priority is:

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

Race

Based on the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the character races to choose are:

  1. Tauren icon.
    T

    Tauren

    21
  2. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    19
  3. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    9
  4. Zandalari Troll icon.
    Z

    Zandalari Troll

    1

Legendary

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the legendary items to use are:

  1. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Ring

    29

    Gain the legendary effect of Duty-Bound Gavel: Vanquisher's Hammer gains 1 additional charge. An additional cast of Word of Glory will automatically trigger Light of Dawn.

  2. Shadowbreaker, Dawn of the Sun legendary item icon.
    S

    Shadowbreaker, Dawn of the Sun - Waist

    29

    Light of Dawn's range is increased to 40 yards. All allies within your Light of Dawn benefit from Mastery: Lightbringer as though they were within 10 yards for 8 sec. Word of Glory receives 50% increased benefit from your Mastery.

  3. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Waist

    12

    Gain the legendary effect of Duty-Bound Gavel: Vanquisher's Hammer gains 1 additional charge. An additional cast of Word of Glory will automatically trigger Light of Dawn.

  4. Shadowbreaker, Dawn of the Sun legendary item icon.
    S

    Shadowbreaker, Dawn of the Sun - Hands

    11

    Light of Dawn's range is increased to 40 yards. All allies within your Light of Dawn benefit from Mastery: Lightbringer as though they were within 10 yards for 8 sec. Word of Glory receives 50% increased benefit from your Mastery.

  5. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Chest

    6

    Gain the legendary effect of Duty-Bound Gavel: Vanquisher's Hammer gains 1 additional charge. An additional cast of Word of Glory will automatically trigger Light of Dawn.

Trinkets

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the trinkets to use are:

  1. Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion

    48

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  2. Cosmic Gladiator's Eternal Aegis item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Eternal Aegis

    32

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Activate the defenses, absorbing 50% of all Magic damage taken, up to 26,330, persisting for 15 sec. Cosmic damage is fully absorbed. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  3. Cosmic Gladiator's Emblem item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Emblem

    7

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Increases maximum health by 22,518 for 15 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  4. Cosmic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

    6

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +126 haste
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 272 primary stat for 20 sec.
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  5. Cosmic Gladiator's Resonator item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Resonator

    3

    Ilvl 272
    Stats
    +119 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Throw the cosmic resonator which explodes after 4 sec, dealing 21,968 Cosmic damage split between all nearby enemies. Damage is increased for each enemy struck, up to 5 enemies. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Duelist

Tier Set

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the tier set items to use are:

  1. Luminous Chevalier's Casque item icon.
    L

    Luminous Chevalier's Casque

    44

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +132 intellect
    +279 stamina
    +77 haste
    +103 versatility
    Set
    Set: Casting Word of Glory causes your next Light of Dawn to heal for 50% more and cast twice. Cannot occur more often than once per 30 sec.
    Set: Each target hit by Light of Dawn has a 50% chance to reduce the remaining cooldown of Avenging Wrath by 2 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Luminous Chevalier's Epaulettes item icon.
    L

    Luminous Chevalier's Epaulettes

    41

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +96 intellect
    +202 stamina
    +87 critical-strike
    +45 versatility
    Set
    Set: Casting Word of Glory causes your next Light of Dawn to heal for 50% more and cast twice. Cannot occur more often than once per 30 sec.
    (4) Set: Each target hit by Light of Dawn has a 50% chance to reduce the remaining cooldown of Avenging Wrath by 2 sec.
    Rank Elite

  3. Luminous Chevalier's Robes item icon.
    L

    Luminous Chevalier's Robes

    38

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +132 intellect
    +279 stamina
    +117 critical-strike
    +62 mastery
    Set
    Set: Casting Word of Glory causes your next Light of Dawn to heal for 50% more and cast twice. Cannot occur more often than once per 30 sec.
    Set: Each target hit by Light of Dawn has a 50% chance to reduce the remaining cooldown of Avenging Wrath by 2 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  4. Luminous Chevalier's Gauntlets item icon.
    L

    Luminous Chevalier's Gauntlets

    25

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +99 intellect
    +209 stamina
    +39 haste
    +95 mastery
    Enchant
    +15 Strength
    Set
    Set: Casting Word of Glory causes your next Light of Dawn to heal for 50% more and cast twice. Cannot occur more often than once per 30 sec.
    Set: Each target hit by Light of Dawn has a 50% chance to reduce the remaining cooldown of Avenging Wrath by 2 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  5. Luminous Chevalier's Plackart item icon.
    L

    Luminous Chevalier's Plackart

    20

    Ilvl 285
    Stats
    +141 intellect
    +303 stamina
    +56 critical-strike
    +128 haste
    +79 indestructible
    Enchant
    Primary Stats +30
    Set
    Set: Casting Word of Glory causes your next Light of Dawn to heal for 50% more and cast twice. Cannot occur more often than once per 30 sec.
    Set: Each target hit by Light of Dawn has a 50% chance to reduce the remaining cooldown of Avenging Wrath by 2 sec.
    Rank Mythic

Gems

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Holy Paladins in 3v3, the gems to use are:

  1. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    137

    +16 Versatility

  2. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    54

    +16 Mastery

  3. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    20

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

  4. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    17

    +16 Haste

  5. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    11

    +5% Movement Speed

Back Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Back item are:

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    47

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    3

    Enchanted: +30 Stamina

Chest Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Chest item are:

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds

    48

    Enchanted: +20 Intellect & +6% Mana

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    2

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

Wrist Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Wrist item are:

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    47

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Hands item are:

  1. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    10

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

  2. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    2

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

Feet Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    10

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Ring items are:

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    68

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    20

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    6

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

Main Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Main Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    50

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the talents to use are:

    1. Bestow Faith talent icon.
      B
      50

      Bestow Faith

      Begin mending the wounds of a friendly target, healing them for 1,715 after 5 sec. Generates 1 Holy Power upon healing.

    2. Crusader's Might talent icon.
      C
      0

      Crusader's Might

      Crusader Strike reduces the cooldown of Holy Shock by 1.0 sec.

    3. Light's Hammer talent icon.
      L
      0

      Light's Hammer

      Hurls a Light-infused hammer to the ground, dealing 145 Holy damage to nearby enemies and healing up to 6 nearby allies for 200, every 2 sec for 14 sec.

    1. Saved by the Light talent icon.
      S
      50

      Saved by the Light

      When an ally with your Beacon of Light is damaged below 30% health, they absorb the next 3,083 damage. You cannot shield the same person this way twice within 1 min.

    2. Judgment of Light talent icon.
      J
      0

      Judgment of Light

      Judgment causes the next 25 successful attacks against the target to heal the attacker for 57.

    3. Holy Prism talent icon.
      H
      0

      Holy Prism

      Fires a beam of light that scatters to strike a clump of targets. If the beam is aimed at an enemy target, it deals 560 Holy damage and radiates 517 healing to 5 allies within 15 yards. If the beam is aimed at a friendly target, it heals for 1,069 and radiates 337 Holy damage to 5 enemies within 15 yards.

    1. Fist of Justice talent icon.
      F
      19

      Fist of Justice

      Each Holy Power spent reduces the remaining cooldown on Hammer of Justice by 2 sec.

    2. Blinding Light talent icon.
      B
      16

      Blinding Light

      Emits dazzling light in all directions, blinding enemies within 10 yards, causing them to wander disoriented for 6 sec. Non-Holy damage will break the disorient effect.

    3. Repentance talent icon.
      R
      15

      Repentance

      Forces an enemy target to meditate, incapacitating them for 1 min. Usable against Humanoids, Demons, Undead, Dragonkin, and Giants.

    1. Cavalier talent icon.
      C
      27

      Cavalier

      Divine Steed now has 2 charges.

    2. Unbreakable Spirit talent icon.
      U
      22

      Unbreakable Spirit

      Reduces the cooldown of your Divine Shield, Divine Protection, and Lay on Hands by 30%.

    3. Rule of Law talent icon.
      R
      1

      Rule of Law

      Increase the range of your heals and the reach of Mastery: Lightbringer by 50% for 10 sec.

    1. Divine Purpose talent icon.
      D
      50

      Divine Purpose

      Holy Power abilities have a 15% chance to make your next Holy Power ability free and deal 20% increased damage and healing.

    2. Holy Avenger talent icon.
      H
      0

      Holy Avenger

      Your Holy Power generation is tripled for 20 sec.

    3. Seraphim talent icon.
      S
      0

      Seraphim

      The Light magnifies your power for 15 sec, granting 8% Haste, Critical Strike, and Versatility, and 12% Mastery.

    1. Awakening talent icon.
      A
      50

      Awakening

      Word of Glory and Light of Dawn have a 15% chance to grant you Avenging Wrath for 10 sec.

    2. Sanctified Wrath talent icon.
      S
      0

      Sanctified Wrath

      Avenging Wrath lasts 25% longer and also reduces Holy Shock's cooldown by 40%.

    3. Avenging Crusader talent icon.
      A
      0

      Avenging Crusader

      You become the ultimate crusader of light, increasing your Crusader Strike, Judgment, and auto-attack damage by 30%. Crusader Strike and Judgment cool down 30% faster and heal up to 3 injured allies for 250% of the damage they deal. Lasts 25 sec.

    1. Beacon of Faith talent icon.
      B
      49

      Beacon of Faith

      Mark a second target as a Beacon, mimicking the effects of Beacon of Light. Your heals will now heal both of your Beacons, but at 30% reduced effectiveness.

    2. Beacon of Virtue talent icon.
      B
      1

      Beacon of Virtue

      Apply a Beacon of Light to your target and 3 injured allies within 30 yards for 8 sec. All affected allies will be healed for 50% of the amount of your other healing done. Your Flash of Light and Holy Light on these targets will also grant 1 Holy Power.

    3. Glimmer of Light talent icon.
      G
      0

      Glimmer of Light

      Holy Shock leaves a Glimmer of Light on the target for 30 sec. When you Holy Shock, all targets with Glimmer of Light are damaged for 113 or healed for 317. You may have Glimmer of Light on up to 8 targets.

PvP Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Divine Favor PvP talent icon.
    D

    Divine Favor

    46

  2. Blessed Hands PvP talent icon.
    B

    Blessed Hands

    43

  3. Darkest before the Dawn PvP talent icon.
    D

    Darkest before the Dawn

    33

  4. Ultimate Sacrifice PvP talent icon.
    U

    Ultimate Sacrifice

    20

  5. Light's Grace PvP talent icon.
    L

    Light's Grace

    8

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
3
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
47
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
0
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
0
Vent

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, 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 Holy Paladins in 3v3, the soulbinds to pick are:

  1. Plague Deviser Marileth icon.
    P

    Plague Deviser Marileth

    47

    The traits to use with Plague Deviser Marileth are:

    1. 47

      Kevin's Oozeling

    2. 47

      Ultimate Form

    3. 47

      Volatile Solvent

    4. 42

      Undulating Maneuvers

    5. 41

      Ooz's Frictionless Coating

    6. 33

      Plagueborn Cleansing Slime

    7. 14

      Kevin's Keyring

    8. 5

      Plaguey's Preemptive Strike

    9. 5

      Viscous Trail

    10. 1

      Travel with Bloop

  2. Kleia icon.
    K

    Kleia

    2

    The traits to use with Kleia are:

    1. 2

      Cleansing Rites

    2. 2

      Hope Springs Eternal

    3. 2

      Light the Path

    4. 2

      Valiant Strikes

    5. 1

      Ascendant Phial

    6. 1

      Bearer's Pursuit

    7. 1

      Mentorship

    8. 1

      Resonant Accolades

  3. Pelagos icon.
    P

    Pelagos

    1

    The traits to use with Pelagos are:

    1. 1

      Bond of Friendship

    2. 1

      Combat Meditation

    3. 1

      Focusing Mantra

    4. 1

      Let Go of the Past

    5. 1

      Newfound Resolve

    6. 1

      Path of the Devoted

potency conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the potency conduits to use are:

  1. Righteous Might conduit icon.
    R

    Righteous Might

    46

  2. Focused Light conduit icon.
    F

    Focused Light

    41

  3. Untempered Dedication conduit icon.
    U

    Untempered Dedication

    36

endurance conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the endurance conduits to use are:

  1. Shielding Words conduit icon.
    S

    Shielding Words

    50

  2. Divine Call conduit icon.
    D

    Divine Call

    5

  3. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    4

finesse conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in 3v3, the finesse conduits to use are:

  1. Light's Barding conduit icon.
    L

    Light's Barding

    39

  2. Pure Concentration conduit icon.
    P

    Pure Concentration

    35

  3. Echoing Blessings conduit icon.
    E

    Echoing Blessings

    23