3v3 Discipline Priest

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This is a guide about how to build Discipline Priests 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.

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Class Discipline Priest
Activity 3v3
Number of players 50
Highest rating 2511
Lowest rating 2106

Stat Priority

+139
9% Crit
+811
25% Hast
+309
23% Mast
+1358
34% Vers

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

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

Race

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

  1. Undead icon.
    U

    Undead

    24
  2. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    16
  3. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    6
  4. Goblin icon.
    G

    Goblin

    2
  5. Pandaren icon.
    P

    Pandaren

    1

Legendary

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

  1. The Penitent One legendary item icon.
    T

    The Penitent One - Feet

    32

    Power Word: Radiance has a 60% chance to cause your next Penance to be free and fire 3 extra bolts.

  2. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Waist

    22

    Gain the legendary effect of Bwonsamdi's Pact: Enter a pact with the Death Loa, calling forth a haunted mask that lingers on a target until Fae Guardians ends. Haunted Mask: Copies the benefit of the current faerie on its target. Follows your Direct Mask.

  3. The Penitent One legendary item icon.
    T

    The Penitent One - Back

    17

    Power Word: Radiance has a 60% chance to cause your next Penance to be free and fire 3 extra bolts.

  4. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Feet

    14

    Gain the legendary effect of Spheres' Harmony: Boon of the Ascended's cooldown is reduced by 3 seconds, up to 60 sec, for each stack of Boon of the Ascended consumed by Ascended Eruption.

  5. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Ring

    7

    Gain the legendary effect of Bwonsamdi's Pact: Enter a pact with the Death Loa, calling forth a haunted mask that lingers on a target until Fae Guardians ends. Haunted Mask: Copies the benefit of the current faerie on its target. Follows your Direct Mask.

Trinkets

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

  1. Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion

    40

    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 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

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

    Cosmic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

    16

    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 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

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

    Cosmic Gladiator's Eternal Aegis

    15

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Activate the defenses, absorbing 50% of all Magic damage taken, up to 25,998, persisting for 15 sec. Cosmic damage is fully absorbed. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  4. Cosmic Gladiator's Relentless Brooch item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Relentless Brooch

    8

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: Duration of incoming crowd control effects reduced by 20%. Does not stack with similar effects.
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  5. 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 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

Tier Set

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

  1. Caress of the Empyrean item icon.
    C

    Caress of the Empyrean

    49

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +123 intellect
    +274 stamina
    +43 haste
    +104 versatility
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Elite

  2. Capelet of the Empyrean item icon.
    C

    Capelet of the Empyrean

    48

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +123 intellect
    +274 stamina
    +50 versatility
    +97 mastery
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Elite

  3. Amice of the Empyrean item icon.
    A

    Amice of the Empyrean

    47

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +163 intellect
    +366 stamina
    +112 haste
    +84 mastery
    Gem
    +16 Versatility
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Elite

  4. Leggings of the Empyrean item icon.
    L

    Leggings of the Empyrean

    28

    Ilvl 301
    Stats
    +163 intellect
    +366 stamina
    +68 critical-strike
    +128 mastery
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Elite

  5. Habit of the Empyrean item icon.
    H

    Habit of the Empyrean

    28

    Ilvl 298
    Stats
    +159 intellect
    +353 stamina
    +135 critical-strike
    +59 haste
    Enchant
    +20 Intellect & +6% Mana
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Duelist

Gems

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

  1. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    126

    +16 Versatility

  2. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    57

    +16 Haste

  3. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    27

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

  4. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    22

    +16 Mastery

  5. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    8

    +5% Movement Speed

Back Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    46

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    1

    Enchanted: +30 Stamina

  3. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    1

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

Chest Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Discipline Priests 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

    1

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

Wrist Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    49

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    4

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

  2. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    2

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

Feet Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    7

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

  2. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    2

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Discipline Priests 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

    61

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    29

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    8

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

Main Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Discipline Priests in 3v3, 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 - Ascended Vigor enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Ascended Vigor

    2

    Enchanted: Ascended Vigor

  3. Enchant Weapon - Eternal Grace enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Eternal Grace

    1

    Enchanted: Eternal Grace

Talents

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

    1. Castigation talent icon.
      C
      33

      Castigation

      Penance fires one additional bolt of holy light over its duration.

    2. Twist of Fate talent icon.
      T
      14

      Twist of Fate

      After healing a target below 35% health, you deal 20% increased damage and 20% increased healing for 10 sec.

    3. Schism talent icon.
      S
      3

      Schism

      Attack the enemy's soul with a surge of Shadow energy, dealing 1,589 Shadow damage and increasing your spell damage to the target by 25% for 9 sec.

    1. Body and Soul talent icon.
      B
      37

      Body and Soul

      Power Word: Shield and Leap of Faith increase your target's movement speed by 40% for 3 sec.

    2. Angelic Feather talent icon.
      A
      13

      Angelic Feather

      Places a feather at the target location, granting the first ally to walk through it 40% increased movement speed for 5 sec. Only 3 feathers can be placed at one time.

    3. Masochism talent icon.
      M
      0

      Masochism

      When you cast Shadow Mend on yourself, its damage over time effect heals you instead, and reduces all damage you take by 10%.

    1. Power Word: Solace talent icon.
      P
      37

      Power Word: Solace

      Strikes an enemy with heavenly power, dealing 856 Holy damage and restoring 1% of your maximum mana.

    2. Mindbender talent icon.
      M
      12

      Mindbender

      Summons a Mindbender to attack the target for 12 sec. You regenerate 0.5% of maximum mana each time the Mindbender attacks.

    3. Shield Discipline talent icon.
      S
      1

      Shield Discipline

      When your Power Word: Shield is completely absorbed, you restore 0.5% of your maximum mana.

    1. Psychic Voice talent icon.
      P
      46

      Psychic Voice

      Reduces the cooldown of Psychic Scream by 30 sec.

    2. Shining Force talent icon.
      S
      4

      Shining Force

      Creates a burst of light around a friendly target, knocking away nearby enemies and slowing their movement speed by 70% for 3 sec.

    3. Dominant Mind talent icon.
      D
      0

      Dominant Mind

      You may also control your own character while Mind Control is active, but Mind Control has a 2 min cooldown, and it may not be used against players.

    1. Sins of the Many talent icon.
      S
      45

      Sins of the Many

      Your damage is increased by up to 12%, diminishing for each ally affected by your Atonement.

    2. Contrition talent icon.
      C
      5

      Contrition

      When you heal with Penance, everyone with your Atonement is healed for 146.

    3. Shadow Covenant talent icon.
      S
      0

      Shadow Covenant

      Make a shadowy pact, healing the target and 4 other injured allies within 30 yds for 1,698. For 7 sec, your Shadow spells deal 25% increased damage and healing, but you cannot cast Holy spells.

    1. Purge the Wicked talent icon.
      P
      50

      Purge the Wicked

      Cleanses the target with fire, causing 241 Fire damage and an additional 1,437 Fire damage over 20 sec. Spreads to an additional nearby enemy when you cast Penance on the target.

    2. Divine Star talent icon.
      D
      0

      Divine Star

      Throw a Divine Star forward 24 yds, healing allies in its path for 694 and dealing 596 Holy damage to enemies. After reaching its destination, the Divine Star returns to you, healing allies and damaging enemies in its path again. Healing reduced beyond 6 targets.

    3. Halo talent icon.
      H
      0

      Halo

      Creates a ring of Holy energy around you that quickly expands to a 30 yd radius, healing allies for 1,142 and dealing 1,106 Holy damage to enemies. Healing reduced beyond 6 targets.

    1. Lenience talent icon.
      L
      49

      Lenience

      Atonement reduces damage taken by 3%.

    2. Evangelism talent icon.
      E
      1

      Evangelism

      Extends the duration of all of your active Atonements by 6 sec.

    3. Spirit Shell talent icon.
      S
      0

      Spirit Shell

      For 10 sec, Penance, Power Word: Radiance, and Atonement create absorb shields for 80% of their value, instead of healing.

PvP Talents

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

  1. Ultimate Radiance PvP talent icon.
    U

    Ultimate Radiance

    50

  2. Inner Light and Shadow PvP talent icon.
    I

    Inner Light and Shadow

    35

  3. Dome of Light PvP talent icon.
    D

    Dome of Light

    34

  4. Dark Archangel PvP talent icon.
    D

    Dark Archangel

    19

  5. Blaze of Light PvP talent icon.
    B

    Blaze of Light

    8

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
3
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
0
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
38
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
9
Vent

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Discipline Priests in 3v3, the covenants to pick are:

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

Soulbind

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

  1. Korayn icon.
    K

    Korayn

    26

    The traits to use with Korayn are:

    1. 26

      Face Your Foes

    2. 26

      Horn of the Wild Hunt

    3. 26

      Wild Hunt Strategem

    4. 26

      Wild Hunt Tactics

    5. 25

      Hunt's Exhilaration

    6. 23

      Get In Formation

    7. 3

      Vorkai Sharpening Techniques

    8. 1

      Vorkai Ambush

  2. Niya icon.
    N

    Niya

    10

    The traits to use with Niya are:

    1. 10

      Bonded Hearts

    2. 10

      Grove Invigoration

    3. 10

      Niya's Tools: Poison

    4. 10

      Run Without Tiring

    5. 10

      Survivor's Rally

    6. 5

      Nature's Splendor

    7. 5

      Swift Patrol

  3. Theotar The Mad Duke icon.
    T

    Theotar The Mad Duke

    5

    The traits to use with Theotar The Mad Duke are:

    1. 5

      It's Always Tea Time

    2. 5

      Leisurely Gait

    3. 5

      Party Favors

    4. 5

      Soothing Shade

    5. 4

      Exquisite Ingredients

    6. 4

      Token of Appreciation

    7. 1

      Life of the Party

    8. 1

      Wasteland Propriety

  4. Forgelite Prime Mikanikos icon.
    F

    Forgelite Prime Mikanikos

    3

    The traits to use with Forgelite Prime Mikanikos are:

    1. 3

      Bron's Call to Action

    2. 3

      Effusive Anima Accelerator

    3. 3

      Forgelite Filter

    4. 3

      Soulsteel Clamps

    5. 2

      Regenerating Materials

    6. 2

      Soulglow Spectrometer

    7. 1

      Reactive Retrofitting

    8. 1

      Resilient Plumage

  5. Dreamweaver icon.
    D

    Dreamweaver

    2

    The traits to use with Dreamweaver are:

    1. 2

      Dream Delver

    2. 2

      Field of Blossoms

    3. 2

      Podtender

    4. 2

      Somnambulist

    5. 2

      Soothing Voice

    6. 2

      Waking Dreams

potency conduits

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

  1. Shining Radiance conduit icon.
    S

    Shining Radiance

    50

  2. Pain Transformation conduit icon.
    P

    Pain Transformation

    46

  3. Swift Penitence conduit icon.
    S

    Swift Penitence

    33

endurance conduits

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

  1. Translucent Image conduit icon.
    T

    Translucent Image

    31

  2. Light's Inspiration conduit icon.
    L

    Light's Inspiration

    14

  3. Charitable Soul conduit icon.
    C

    Charitable Soul

    7

finesse conduits

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

  1. Clear Mind conduit icon.
    C

    Clear Mind

    50

  2. Move with Grace conduit icon.
    M

    Move with Grace

    43

  3. Mental Recovery conduit icon.
    M

    Mental Recovery

    2