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Holy Paladin PvP Guide For Solo Shuffle

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Holy Paladin
Season 4
50 characters
2529 - 2818

Welcome to Murlok.io's Holy Paladin PvP guide for Solo Shuffle in World of Warcraft. This guide lists the best stats, races, talents, gear, embellishments, enchantments, and gems for patch 10.2.7, based on the character builds of the Top 50 Holy Paladins from Dragonflight Season 4 across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. This includes Deathglare (Illidan US) , who is currently the highest-ranked with a rating of 2818.

Updated every 12 hours with the latest data from the Battle.net API , the guide also examines each character's last time played, specialization usage frequency, and equipment type to ensure greater accuracy.

Top Holy Paladins

  1. 1
    Deathglare's character icon
    Deathglare
    Illidan (US)
    501 ilvl
    2818
  2. 2
    Onryô's character icon
    Onryô
    Illidan (US)
    501 ilvl
    2782
  3. 3
    Peacerainer's character icon
    Peacerainer
    Stormscale (EU)
    499 ilvl
    2774
  4. 4
    Slappfisk's character icon
    Slappfisk
    Trollbane (EU)
    495 ilvl
    2766
  5. 5
    Avdød's character icon
    Avdød
    Tichondrius (US)
    499 ilvl
    2761

Stat Priority

Stats are crucial attributes that directly influence a character's power in World of Warcraft. They not only determine the character's strength but also define the overall feel and playstyle. Stat bonuses can be found on various pieces of equipment, in consumables created by the Alchemy profession, certain foods, some enchantments , and gems .

It's important to note that each stat experiences diminishing returns once its equipped bonus reaches +20%. This means that optimizing a character's performance involves more than just maximizing each stat; it's about finding a balanced distribution. Here is the optimal way to balance Holy Paladin Secondary and Minor stats for Solo Shuffle.

Secondary Stats
+3136
27% Critical Strike
+1157
11% Haste
+6065
68% Mastery
+6218
30% Versatility
  1. Versatility
  2. Mastery
  3. Critical Strike
  4. Haste
Minor Stats
+35
0% Avoidance
+16
0% Leech
+492
10% Speed
  1. Speed
  2. Avoidance
  3. Leech

Races

In World of Warcraft, each race comes with unique traits that enhance character abilities or improve in-game quality of life. Although these racial traits typically offer minor advantages, they can still provide a competitive edge in certain scenarios.

With Human currently being the top race for Holy Paladins in Solo Shuffle, here are the other races that also stand out due to their advantageous traits.

  1. Human race icon
    Human
    23
  2. Dark Iron Dwarf race icon
    Dark Iron Dwarf
    8
  3. Dwarf race icon
    Dwarf
    7
  4. Tauren race icon
    Tauren
    5
  5. Blood Elf race icon
    Blood Elf
    4

Class Talents

Talents are the main element defining a character's build, significantly influencing the playstyle by adding, modifying, and enhancing character abilities and behaviors. They are crucial in shaping how a character functions in battle.

Class talents represent a common tree shared across all Paladin specializations. These talents provide foundational skills and enhancements that are essential and universal to the Paladin class. They offer a range of abilities that lay the groundwork for a Paladin's overall capabilities, regardless of the chosen specialization.

The following tree reproduces the in-game class talents disposition as a heatmap. Each color represents the usage frequency and general recommendation level of the talents:

  • Legendary : Represents the most frequently used talents. These are highly recommended for optimal performance.
  • Epic : Indicates talents that are widely used but offer flexibility for alternative choices. Useful in specific scenarios or personal preference.
  • Talents without color: Talents less commonly selected. They are typically chosen to fill necessary slots for advancing to the next tier and may not offer significant value in most situations.
Lay on Hands
50
Blessing of Freedom
50
Hammer of Wrath
50
Improved Cleanse
29
Auras of the Resolute
50
Obduracy
5
Auras of Swift Vengeance
0
Turn Evil
0
Fist of Justice
50
Divine Steed
50
Greater Judgment
50
Repentance
30
Cavalier
50
Seasoned Warhorse
40
Rebuke
49
Holy Aegis
50
Avenging Wrath
50
Justification
9
Punishment
0
Golden Path
0
Echoing Blessings
50
Blessing of Sacrifice
50
Sanctified Plates
50
Blessing of Protection
50
Lightforged Blessing
0
Seal of Mercy
0
Afterimage
13
Sacrifice of the Just
50
Unbreakable Spirit
50
Improved Blessing of Protection
25
Crusader's Reprieve
40
Strength of Conviction
1
Judgment of Light
0
Seal of Might
50
Divine Purpose
50
Seal of Alacrity
49
Touch of Light
45
Faith's Armor
8
Of Dusk and Dawn
50
Divine Toll
50
Seal of the Crusader
0
Seal of Order
46
Divine Resonance
43
Vanguard's Momentum
0

Specialization Talents

Specialization talents constitute a specialized tree, providing Holy Paladins with unique abilities and enhancements tailored to their combat style.

The following tree reproduces the in-game specialization talents disposition as a heatmap. Each color represents the usage frequency and general recommendation level of the talents:

  • Legendary : Represents the most frequently used talents. These are highly recommended for optimal performance.
  • Epic : Indicates talents that are widely used but offer flexibility for alternative choices. Useful in specific scenarios or personal preference.
  • Talents without color: Talents less commonly selected. They are typically chosen to fill necessary slots for advancing to the next tier and may not offer significant value in most situations.
Holy Shock
50
Glimmer of Light
50
Light of Dawn
50
Light's Conviction
50
Aura Mastery
50
Beacon of the Lightbringer
50
Moment of Compassion
50
Tirion's Devotion
10
Unending Light
0
Awestruck
50
Divine Favor
25
Glistening Radiance
50
Unwavering Spirit
24
Imbued Infusions
50
Light of the Martyr
0
Blessed Focus
37
Saved by the Light
50
Holy Prism
13
Power of the Silver Hand
19
Light's Protection
50
Overflowing Light
7
Shining Righteousness
14
Divine Revelations
50
Commanding Light
50
Righteous Judgment
0
Breaking Dawn
0
Tower of Radiance
50
Divine Glimpse
50
Untempered Dedication
0
Beacon of Faith
50
Veneration
2
Avenging Wrath: Might
48
Barrier of Faith
29
Maraad's Dying Breath
0
Daybreak
50
Crusader's Might
0
Blessing of Summer
50
Relentless Inquisitor
0
Tyr's Deliverance
50
Rising Sunlight
50
Glorious Dawn
48
Sanctified Wrath
0
Inflorescence of the Sunwell
50
Boundless Salvation
50

PvP Talents

PvP talents are specifically tailored for player-versus-player combat scenarios. Activated in arenas, battlegrounds, and the open world with war mode enabled, these talents are designed to optimize a Holy Paladin's performance in PvP encounters. They provide specialized enhancements and strategies that give players an edge in combat against other players, reflecting the unique demands of PvP gameplay.

The following tree reproduces the in-game pvp talents disposition as a heatmap. Each color represents the usage frequency and general recommendation level of the talents:

  • Legendary : Represents the most frequently used talents. These are highly recommended for optimal performance.
  • Epic : Indicates talents that are widely used but offer flexibility for alternative choices. Useful in specific scenarios or personal preference.
  • Talents without color: Talents less commonly selected. They are typically chosen to fill necessary slots for advancing to the next tier and may not offer significant value in most situations.
Avenging Light
0
Ultimate Sacrifice
5
Darkest before the Dawn
0
Spreading the Word
3
Blessed Hands
50
Divine Vision
24
Cleanse the Weak
10
Hallowed Ground
0
Judgments of the Pure
4
Searing Glare
41
Divine Plea
1
Denounce
12

Best In Slot And Gear

Gear consists of items that directly determine a character's power level. It can be acquired from diverse sources: dungeon, raid, world drops, crafted through various professions, obtained from PvP vendors, or chosen as rewards from the Great Vault.

Each piece of gear significantly boosts a character's overall strength and capabilities. Here are the top items for Holy Paladins in Solo Shuffle, tailored for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Helm item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Helm
    19
  2. Heartfire Sentinel's Forgehelm item set icon
    set
    Heartfire Sentinel's Forgehelm
    11
  3. Primal Molten Helm item icon
    Primal Molten Helm
    11
  4. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Helmet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Helmet
    7
  5. Battle-Ready Binoculars item icon
    Battle-Ready Binoculars
    1

Neck

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Amulet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Amulet
    28
  2. Torc of Passed Time item icon
    Torc of Passed Time
    10
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Pendant item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Pendant
    9
  4. Draconic Aspirant's Pendant item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Pendant
    3

Shoulders

  1. Heartfire Sentinel's Steelwings item set icon
    set
    Heartfire Sentinel's Steelwings
    48
  2. Draconic Warmonger's Spaulders item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Spaulders
    2

Back

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Shawl item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Shawl
    26
  2. Draconic Warmonger's Cape item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Cape
    8
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Cloak item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Cloak
    6
  4. Draconic Gladiator's Drape item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Drape
    3
  5. Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl
    2

Chest

  1. Heartfire Sentinel's Brigandine item set icon
    set
    Heartfire Sentinel's Brigandine
    47
  2. Primal Molten Breastplate item icon
    Primal Molten Breastplate
    2
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Chestplate item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Chestplate
    1

Wrist

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Wristguards item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Wristguards
    39
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Vambraces item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Vambraces
    3
  3. Draconic Warmonger's Bracers item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Bracers
    3
  4. Draconic Aspirant's Plate Cuffs item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Plate Cuffs
    2
  5. Primal Molten Vambraces item icon
    Primal Molten Vambraces
    2

Hands

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Handguards item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Handguards
    28
  2. Heartfire Sentinel's Protectors item set icon
    set
    Heartfire Sentinel's Protectors
    13
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Gauntlets item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Gauntlets
    5
  4. Primal Molten Gauntlets item icon
    Primal Molten Gauntlets
    3
  5. Draconic Aspirant's Plate Gauntlets item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Plate Gauntlets
    1

Waist

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Girdle item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Girdle
    36
  2. Primal Molten Greatbelt item icon
    Primal Molten Greatbelt
    8
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Greatbelt item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Greatbelt
    3
  4. Draconic Warmonger's Clasp item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Clasp
    2
  5. Draconic Aspirant's Plate Girdle item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Plate Girdle
    1

Legs

  1. Heartfire Sentinel's Faulds item set icon
    set
    Heartfire Sentinel's Faulds
    19
  2. Primal Molten Legplates item icon
    Primal Molten Legplates
    18
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Tasses item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Tasses
    13

Feet

  1. Primal Molten Sabatons item icon
    Primal Molten Sabatons
    28
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Stompers item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Stompers
    14
  3. Infurious Warboots of Impunity item icon
    Infurious Warboots of Impunity
    4
  4. Draconic Gladiator's Plate Warboots item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Plate Warboots
    3
  5. Draconic Warmonger's Sabatons item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Sabatons
    1

Rings

  1. Signet of Titanic Insight item icon
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    40
  2. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    20
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Signet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Signet
    13
  4. Ring-Bound Hourglass item icon
    Ring-Bound Hourglass
    11
  5. Draconic Gladiator's Band item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Band
    7

Trinkets

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Medallion item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Medallion
    47
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Emblem item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Emblem
    18
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity
    17
  4. Draconic Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity
    10
  5. Draconic Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity
    3

Main Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Scepter item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Scepter
    48
  2. Draconic Warmonger's Club item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Club
    1
  3. Draconic Warmonger's Spellblade item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Spellblade
    1

Off Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Bulwark item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Bulwark
    45
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Shield item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Shield
    5

Antique Bronze Bullion

Antique Bronze Bullion serves as a specialized currency in Dragonflight Season 4, enabling players to purchase specific items. Each item costs 2 bullions and can be upgraded to its maximum Mythic level.

Given that the acquisition of bullions is limited to 1 per week from defeating raid bosses and 2 from the Weekly Mythic Dungeons quest reward when available, here are the best items to buy to maximize your limited bullions.

  1. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    17
  2. Seal of Diurna's Chosen item icon
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen
    5

Embellishments

Embellishments are unique effects that can be added to crafted items, either as predefined elements in recipes or through an optional embellishment reagent, creating embellished gear. These enhancements diversify and amplify characters' capabilities.

Given that only a maximum of 2 embellished items can be equipped at a time, here are the best embellishments for Holy Paladins in Solo Shuffle.

  1. Primal Molten Sabatons embellishment item icon
    Blue Silken Lining
    49
  2. Signet of Titanic Insight embellishment item icon
    Precognition
    47
  3. Infurious Warboots of Impunity embellishment item icon
    Mettle
    4

Enchantments

Enchantments provide minor yet valuable enhancements to various items, including Head, Back, Chest, Wrist, Waist, Legs, Rings, Feet, Main Hand, and Off Hand.

Most enchantments are crafted via the Enchanting profession. However, Waist enchantments specifically require Blacksmithing, Legs enhancements are crafted by Leatherworkers, and Head enchantments come from the Incandescent Essence , a reward obtained through a quest in the Amirdrassil raid.

Enchantments are usually available at the auction house, making them accessible for upgrades. Here is a list of the top enchantments for Holy Paladins in Solo Shuffle, essential for optimizing combat effectiveness.

Head

  1. Incandescent Essence enchantment icon
    Incandescent Essence
    1

Back

  1. Homebound Speed enchantment icon
    Homebound Speed
    42
  2. Graceful Avoidance enchantment icon
    Graceful Avoidance
    5
  3. +125 Speed enchantment icon
    +125 Speed
    2

Chest

  1. Reserve of Intellect enchantment icon
    Reserve of Intellect
    50

Wrist

  1. +200 Speed enchantment icon
    +200 Speed
    46
  2. +200 Avoidance enchantment icon
    +200 Avoidance
    2

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    29

Legs

  1. Temporal Spellthread enchantment icon
    Temporal Spellthread
    49

Feet

  1. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    36
  2. Watcher's Loam enchantment icon
    Watcher's Loam
    10
  3. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    1

Rings

  1. +82 Critical Strike enchantment icon
    +82 Critical Strike
    54
  2. +82 Mastery enchantment icon
    +82 Mastery
    37
  3. +82 Versatility enchantment icon
    +82 Versatility
    7

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    47
  2. Earthen Writ enchantment icon
    Earthen Writ
    1
  3. Sophic Writ enchantment icon
    Sophic Writ
    1

Gems

Gems are crafted stones from the Jewelcrafting profession, typically offering stat bonuses to enhance your gear. These gems can be socketed into specific items such as Head, Neck, Wrist, Waist, and Rings. The presence of sockets on items is usually random upon their drop.

Notably, Neck items can be uniquely modified to have up to three sockets by using 3 Tiered Medallion Setting . Additionally, a single socket can be added to other eligible items with a Nature's Cradle , which requires 6 Aspects' Tokens of Merit obtained from the Great Vault.

Available through both the auction house and the crafting order system, the following are the top gem choices for Holy Paladins in Solo Shuffle.

  1. Sensei's Alexstraszite gem icon
    Sensei's Alexstraszite
    169
  2. Sensei's Neltharite gem icon
    Sensei's Neltharite
    83
  3. Radiant Alexstraszite gem icon
    Radiant Alexstraszite
    40
  4. Radiant Malygite gem icon
    Radiant Malygite
    14
  5. Zen Neltharite gem icon
    Zen Neltharite
    13