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Discipline Priest PvP Guide For 2v2

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Discipline Priest
Season 3
50 characters
2371 - 2623

Welcome to Murlok.io's Discipline Priest PvP guide for 2v2 in World of Warcraft. This guide lists the best stats, races, talents, gear, embellishments, enchantments, and gems for patch 10.2.6, based on the character builds of the Top 50 Discipline Priests from Dragonflight Season 3 across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. This includes Worstpräst (Kazzak EU) , who is currently the highest-ranked with a rating of 2623.

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 Discipline Priests

  1. 1
    Worstpräst's character icon
    Worstpräst
    Kazzak (EU)
    463 ilvl
    2623
  2. 2
    Dayx's character icon
    Dayx
    Malganis (US)
    461 ilvl
    2621
  3. 3
    Remixdisc's character icon
    Remixdisc
    Malganis (US)
    458 ilvl
    2617
  4. 4
    Scaday's character icon
    Scaday
    Exodar (EU)
    456 ilvl
    2555
  5. 5
    Vegetable's character icon
    Vegetable
    Suramar (US)
    462 ilvl
    2522

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 Discipline Priest Secondary and Minor stats for 2v2.

Secondary Stats
+416
7% Critical Strike
+3914
23% Haste
+3934
40% Mastery
+5726
28% Versatility
  1. Versatility
  2. Mastery
  3. Haste
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stats
+14
0% Avoidance
+13
0% Leech
+536
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 Night Elf currently being the top race for Discipline Priests in 2v2, here are the other races that also stand out due to their advantageous traits.

  1. Night Elf race icon
    Night Elf
    22
  2. Undead race icon
    Undead
    11
  3. Gnome race icon
    Gnome
    9
  4. Human race icon
    Human
    4
  5. Blood Elf race icon
    Blood Elf
    2

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 Priest specializations. These talents provide foundational skills and enhancements that are essential and universal to the Priest class. They offer a range of abilities that lay the groundwork for a Priest'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.
Renew
50
Dispel Magic
45
Shadowfiend
50
Prayer of Mending
3
Improved Flash Heal
49
Improved Purify
2
Psychic Voice
49
Shadow Word: Death
50
Focused Mending
1
Holy Nova
5
From Darkness Comes Light
42
Angelic Feather
50
Phantasm
50
Death and Madness
32
Spell Warding
4
Rhapsody
0
Leap of Faith
50
Shackle Undead
0
Void Tendrils
32
Mind Control
24
Words of the Pious
5
Mass Dispel
36
Move with Grace
20
Power Infusion
50
Sanguine Teachings
2
Tithe Evasion
1
Inspiration
18
Mental Agility
8
Body and Soul
48
Twins of the Sun Priestess
49
Void Shield
29
San'layn
2
Apathy
4
Unwavering Will
50
Twist of Fate
50
Throes of Pain
29
Binding Heals
40
Halo
1
Translucent Image
50
Mindgames
26
Surge of Light
50
Light's Inspiration
2
Crystalline Reflection
49
Improved Fade
39
Manipulation
0
Power Word: Life
48
Angelic Bulwark
26
Void Shift
48
Shattered Perceptions
0

Specialization Talents

Specialization talents constitute a specialized tree, providing Discipline Priests 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.
Atonement
50
Power Word: Radiance
36
Pain Suppression
50
Power of the Dark Side
50
Light's Promise
36
Sanctuary
18
Protector of the Frail
50
Dark Indulgence
49
Schism
46
Bright Pupil
34
Shield Discipline
48
Power Word: Barrier
49
Painful Punishment
3
Malicious Intent
12
Purge the Wicked
50
Rapture
50
Shadow Covenant
33
Revel in Purity
49
Contrition
9
Exaltation
38
Pain and Suffering
33
Twilight Corruption
32
Borrowed Time
34
Castigation
50
Abyssal Reverie
13
Train of Thought
40
Ultimate Penitence
49
Lenience
36
Void Summoner
27
Divine Aegis
28
Blaze of Light
50
Heaven's Wrath
7
Harsh Discipline
33
Expiation
11
Inescapable Torment
23
Aegis of Wrath
28
Weal and Woe
47
Overloaded with Light
0
Twilight Equilibrium
3
Mindbender
23

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 Discipline Priest'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.
Purification
2
Trinity
0
Strength of Soul
1
Ultimate Radiance
35
Archangel
8
Dark Archangel
5
Thoughtsteal
0
Inner Light and Shadow
36
Absolute Faith
0
Catharsis
19
Phase Shift
44
Improved Mass Dispel
0

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 Discipline Priests in 2v2, tailored for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Crest of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Crest of Lunar Communion
    21
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Headcover item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Headcover
    17
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Guise item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Guise
    8
  4. Lightweight Ocular Lenses item icon
    Lightweight Ocular Lenses
    4

Neck

  1. Torc of Passed Time item icon
    Torc of Passed Time
    22
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Necklace item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Necklace
    15
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Amulet item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Amulet
    13

Shoulders

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Amice item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Amice
    14
  2. Shoulderguardians of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Shoulderguardians of Lunar Communion
    13
  3. Amice of the Blue item icon
    Amice of the Blue
    8
  4. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Mantle item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Mantle
    8
  5. Vibrant Wildercloth Shoulderspikes item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shoulderspikes
    7

Back

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Drape item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Drape
    25
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Shawl item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Shawl
    12
  3. Hellbloom Cape item icon
    Hellbloom Cape
    6
  4. Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl
    4
  5. Hellbloom Cloak item icon
    Hellbloom Cloak
    2

Chest

  1. Cassock of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Cassock of Lunar Communion
    48
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Tunic item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Tunic
    2

Wrist

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Armbands item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Armbands
    34
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Wristwraps item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Wristwraps
    10
  3. Overengineered Sleeve Extenders item icon
    Overengineered Sleeve Extenders
    4
  4. Drust-Thatched Wristwraps item icon
    Drust-Thatched Wristwraps
    1
  5. Hellbloom Bindings item set icon
    set
    Hellbloom Bindings
    1

Hands

  1. Touch of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Touch of Lunar Communion
    27
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Handwraps item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Handwraps
    14
  3. Vibrant Wildercloth Handwraps item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Handwraps
    6
  4. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Gloves item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Gloves
    3

Waist

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Cord item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Cord
    29
  2. Infurious Binding of Gesticulation item icon
    Infurious Binding of Gesticulation
    10
  3. Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle
    9
  4. Cincture of Lunar Communion item icon
    Cincture of Lunar Communion
    1
  5. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Belt item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Belt
    1

Legs

  1. Leggings of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Leggings of Lunar Communion
    47
  2. Infurious Legwraps of Possibility item icon
    Infurious Legwraps of Possibility
    1
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Leggings item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Leggings
    1
  4. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Trousers item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Trousers
    1

Feet

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Slippers item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Slippers
    30
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Treads item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Treads
    10
  3. Blue Dragon Soles item icon
    Blue Dragon Soles
    7
  4. Hellbloom Slippers item set icon
    set
    Hellbloom Slippers
    2
  5. Lost Scholar's Belted Treads item icon
    Lost Scholar's Belted Treads
    1

Rings

  1. Signet of Titanic Insight item icon
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    42
  2. Ring-Bound Hourglass item icon
    Ring-Bound Hourglass
    30
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Ring item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Ring
    18
  4. Verdant Gladiator's Signet item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Signet
    8
  5. Seal of the Regal Loa item icon
    Seal of the Regal Loa
    1

Trinkets

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Medallion item set icon
    set
    Verdant Gladiator's Medallion
    49
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Verdant Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity
    48
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Emblem item set icon
    set
    Verdant Gladiator's Emblem
    2
  4. Verdant Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Verdant Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity
    1

Main Hand

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Scepter item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Scepter
    21
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Greatstaff item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Greatstaff
    13
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Staff item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Staff
    8
  4. Hellbloom Dagger item icon
    Hellbloom Dagger
    5
  5. Hellbloom Club item icon
    Hellbloom Club
    1

Off Hand

  1. Witherrot Tome item icon
    Witherrot Tome
    17
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Censer item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Censer
    8
  3. Hellbloom Branch item icon
    Hellbloom Branch
    2

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 Discipline Priests in 2v2.

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Slippers embellishment item icon
    Precognition
    33
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Headcover embellishment item icon
    Blue Silken Lining
    17
  3. Witherrot Tome embellishment item icon
    Tome Wrought Rot
    17
  4. Infurious Binding of Gesticulation embellishment item icon
    Mettle
    10
  5. Amice of the Blue embellishment item icon
    Amice Of The Blue
    8

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 Discipline Priests in 2v2, essential for optimizing combat effectiveness.

Head

  1. Incandescent Essence enchantment icon
    Incandescent Essence
    4

Back

  1. Homebound Speed enchantment icon
    Homebound Speed
    44
  2. +125 Speed enchantment icon
    +125 Speed
    3

Chest

  1. Reserve of Intellect enchantment icon
    Reserve of Intellect
    44
  2. Waking Stats enchantment icon
    Waking Stats
    5
  3. Accelerated Agility enchantment icon
    Accelerated Agility
    1

Wrist

  1. +200 Speed enchantment icon
    +200 Speed
    46
  2. +125 Speed enchantment icon
    +125 Speed
    1
  3. +200 Leech enchantment icon
    +200 Leech
    1

Hands

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon
    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering
    1

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    37

Legs

  1. Temporal Spellthread enchantment icon
    Temporal Spellthread
    48
  2. Frozen Spellthread enchantment icon
    Frozen Spellthread
    1
  3. Vibrant Spellthread enchantment icon
    Vibrant Spellthread
    1

Feet

  1. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    41
  2. Watcher's Loam enchantment icon
    Watcher's Loam
    4

Rings

  1. +82 Haste enchantment icon
    +82 Haste
    40
  2. +82 Mastery enchantment icon
    +82 Mastery
    38
  3. +82 Versatility enchantment icon
    +82 Versatility
    21

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    48
  2. Wafting Writ enchantment icon
    Wafting 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 Discipline Priests in 2v2.

  1. Energized Ysemerald gem icon
    Energized Ysemerald
    122
  2. Zen Neltharite gem icon
    Zen Neltharite
    94
  3. Keen Neltharite gem icon
    Keen Neltharite
    68
  4. Energized Malygite gem icon
    Energized Malygite
    35
  5. Keen Ysemerald gem icon
    Keen Ysemerald
    21