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Discipline Priest PvE Guide For Mythic+

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Discipline Priest
Season 4
50 characters
3305 - 3677

Welcome to Murlok.io's Discipline Priest PvE guide for Mythic+ 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 Discipline Priests from Dragonflight Season 4 across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. This includes 牧小雨丶 (World Tree TW) , who is currently the highest-ranked with a rating of 3677.

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
    牧小雨丶's character icon
    牧小雨丶
    World Tree (TW)
    527 ilvl
    3677
  2. 2
    Gripmamigodx's character icon
    Gripmamigodx
    Sargeras (US)
    525 ilvl
    3605
  3. 3
    Medizinmann's character icon
    Medizinmann
    Eredar (EU)
    526 ilvl
    3594
  4. 4
    网红镇's character icon
    网红镇
    Shadowmoon (TW)
    527 ilvl
    3567
  5. 5
    Locusdrifter's character icon
    Locusdrifter
    Blackrock (EU)
    527 ilvl
    3559

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 Mythic+.

Secondary Stats
+3399
24% Critical Strike
+6557
38% Haste
+2490
29% Mastery
+4789
23% Versatility
  1. Haste
  2. Versatility
  3. Critical Strike
  4. Mastery
Minor Stats
+759
10% Avoidance
+457
8% Leech
+195
4% Speed
  1. Avoidance
  2. Leech
  3. Speed

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 Mythic+, here are the other races that also stand out due to their advantageous traits.

  1. Night Elf race icon
    Night Elf
    27
  2. Blood Elf race icon
    Blood Elf
    6
  3. Undead race icon
    Undead
    4
  4. Void Elf race icon
    Void Elf
    4
  5. Goblin race icon
    Goblin
    3

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
41
Shadowfiend
50
Prayer of Mending
1
Improved Flash Heal
50
Improved Purify
34
Psychic Voice
1
Shadow Word: Death
50
Focused Mending
0
Holy Nova
48
Protective Light
49
Angelic Feather
47
Phantasm
13
Death and Madness
50
Spell Warding
49
Rhapsody
13
Leap of Faith
30
Shackle Undead
14
Void Tendrils
9
Dominate Mind
40
Words of the Pious
35
Mass Dispel
30
Move with Grace
0
Power Infusion
50
Sanguine Teachings
47
Tithe Evasion
8
Inspiration
23
Mental Agility
1
Body and Soul
29
Twins of the Sun Priestess
50
Void Shield
0
San'layn
45
Apathy
0
Unwavering Will
50
Twist of Fate
50
Throes of Pain
10
Binding Heals
50
Halo
39
Translucent Image
50
Mindgames
0
Surge of Light
46
Light's Inspiration
19
Crystalline Reflection
9
Improved Fade
46
Manipulation
0
Benevolence
44
Angelic Bulwark
6
Essence Devourer
50
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
50
Pain Suppression
50
Power of the Dark Side
50
Light's Promise
50
Sanctuary
5
Protector of the Frail
50
Dark Indulgence
50
Schism
50
Enduring Luminescence
35
Shield Discipline
0
Power Word: Barrier
50
Painful Punishment
34
Malicious Intent
5
Purge the Wicked
50
Rapture
50
Shadow Covenant
50
Revel in Purity
50
Contrition
0
Indemnity
32
Pain and Suffering
7
Twilight Corruption
50
Borrowed Time
0
Castigation
50
Abyssal Reverie
50
Train of Thought
50
Ultimate Penitence
13
Lenience
49
Void Summoner
50
Divine Aegis
5
Blaze of Light
49
Heaven's Wrath
0
Harsh Discipline
50
Expiation
0
Inescapable Torment
50
Aegis of Wrath
1
Weal and Woe
0
Overloaded with Light
0
Twilight Equilibrium
47
Mindbender
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 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
5
Trinity
0
Strength of Soul
12
Ultimate Radiance
35
Archangel
8
Dark Archangel
12
Thoughtsteal
2
Inner Light and Shadow
19
Absolute Faith
3
Catharsis
11
Phase Shift
19
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 Mythic+, tailored for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Mask of the Furnace Seraph item set icon
    set
    Mask of the Furnace Seraph
    48
  2. Hood of Surging Time item icon
    Hood of Surging Time
    1
  3. Lightweight Ocular Lenses item icon
    Lightweight Ocular Lenses
    1

Neck

  1. Elemental Lariat item icon
    Elemental Lariat
    35
  2. Choker of Shielding item icon
    Choker of Shielding
    9
  3. Terros's Captive Core item icon
    Terros's Captive Core
    2
  4. Bromach's Disentombed Locket item icon
    Bromach's Disentombed Locket
    1
  5. Custodian's Medallion of Delusion item icon
    Custodian's Medallion of Delusion
    1

Shoulders

  1. Devotion of the Furnace Seraph item set icon
    set
    Devotion of the Furnace Seraph
    46
  2. Molten Magma Mantle item icon
    Molten Magma Mantle
    2
  3. Boastful Stalker's Epaulets item icon
    Boastful Stalker's Epaulets
    1
  4. Vibrant Wildercloth Shoulderspikes item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shoulderspikes
    1

Back

  1. Potion-Stained Cloak item icon
    Potion-Stained Cloak
    14
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl
    10
  3. Cloak of Lost Devotion item icon
    Cloak of Lost Devotion
    9
  4. Decorated Commander's Cindercloak item icon
    Decorated Commander's Cindercloak
    5
  5. Etchings of the Captive Revenant item icon
    Etchings of the Captive Revenant
    3

Chest

  1. Command of the Furnace Seraph item set icon
    set
    Command of the Furnace Seraph
    45
  2. Blessed Ohn'ir Robes item icon
    Blessed Ohn'ir Robes
    2
  3. Vesture of the Smoldering Serpent item icon
    Vesture of the Smoldering Serpent
    2
  4. Robe of Plunging Depths item icon
    Robe of Plunging Depths
    1

Wrist

  1. Allied Wristguards of Time Dilation item icon
    Allied Wristguards of Time Dilation
    25
  2. Overengineered Sleeve Extenders item icon
    Overengineered Sleeve Extenders
    11
  3. Animated Shackles item icon
    Animated Shackles
    4
  4. Infused Elemental Bands item icon
    Infused Elemental Bands
    3
  5. Clasps of the Diligent Steward item icon
    Clasps of the Diligent Steward
    2

Hands

  1. Grasp of the Furnace Seraph item set icon
    set
    Grasp of the Furnace Seraph
    50

Waist

  1. Flare-Singed Strap item icon
    Flare-Singed Strap
    13
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle
    11
  3. Sash of the Furnace Seraph item icon
    Sash of the Furnace Seraph
    7
  4. Discarded Creation's Restraint item icon
    Discarded Creation's Restraint
    6
  5. Blooming Redeemer's Sash item icon
    Blooming Redeemer's Sash
    3

Legs

  1. Crazed Traveler's Legwraps item icon
    Crazed Traveler's Legwraps
    19
  2. Breeches of the Furnace Seraph item set icon
    set
    Breeches of the Furnace Seraph
    16
  3. Flametender's Legwraps item icon
    Flametender's Legwraps
    7
  4. Vibrant Wildercloth Slacks item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Slacks
    5
  5. Coattails of the Rightful Heir item icon
    Coattails of the Rightful Heir
    1

Feet

  1. Sabatons of the Furnace Seraph item icon
    Sabatons of the Furnace Seraph
    11
  2. Ancient Crosswrapped Sandals item icon
    Ancient Crosswrapped Sandals
    9
  3. Vibrant Wildercloth Slippers item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Slippers
    9
  4. Ravenous Pursuer's Footwraps item icon
    Ravenous Pursuer's Footwraps
    7
  5. Treads of Fractured Realities item icon
    Treads of Fractured Realities
    5

Rings

  1. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    37
  2. Seal of Diurna's Chosen item icon
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen
    27
  3. Signet of Titanic Insight item icon
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    11
  4. Thunderous Downburst Ring item icon
    Thunderous Downburst Ring
    10
  5. Circle of Ascended Frost item icon
    Circle of Ascended Frost
    5

Trinkets

  1. Tome of Unstable Power item icon
    Tome of Unstable Power
    30
  2. Ward of Faceless Ire item icon
    Ward of Faceless Ire
    24
  3. Fyrakk's Tainted Rageheart item icon
    Fyrakk's Tainted Rageheart
    11
  4. Ominous Chromatic Essence item icon
    Ominous Chromatic Essence
    11
  5. Whispering Incarnate Icon item icon
    Whispering Incarnate Icon
    7

Main Hand

  1. Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno item icon
    Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno
    24
  2. Dreambinder, Loom of the Great Cycle item icon
    Dreambinder, Loom of the Great Cycle
    15
  3. Quake-Detecting Seismostaff item icon
    Quake-Detecting Seismostaff
    5
  4. Final Grade item icon
    Final Grade
    2
  5. Sickle of the White Stag item icon
    Sickle of the White Stag
    2

Off Hand

  1. Irontorch Igniter item icon
    Irontorch Igniter
    8
  2. Vexamus' Expulsion Rod item icon
    Vexamus' Expulsion Rod
    6
  3. Scripture of Primal Devotion item icon
    Scripture of Primal Devotion
    4
  4. Kokia's Burnout Rod item icon
    Kokia's Burnout Rod
    3
  5. Thadrion's Erratic Arcanotrode item icon
    Thadrion's Erratic Arcanotrode
    3

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
    37
  2. Seal of Diurna's Chosen item icon
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen
    27
  3. Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno item icon
    Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno
    23
  4. Ward of Faceless Ire item icon
    Ward of Faceless Ire
    22
  5. Dreambinder, Loom of the Great Cycle item icon
    Dreambinder, Loom of the Great Cycle
    15

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 Mythic+.

  1. Elemental Lariat embellishment item icon
    Elemental Lariat
    35
  2. Allied Wristguards of Time Dilation embellishment item icon
    Rallied To Victory
    25
  3. Choker of Shielding embellishment item icon
    Choker Of Shielding
    9
  4. Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle embellishment item icon
    Verdant Tether
    8
  5. Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle embellishment item icon
    Roiling Shadowflame
    6

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 Mythic+, essential for optimizing combat effectiveness.

Head

  1. Incandescent Essence enchantment icon
    Incandescent Essence
    49

Back

  1. Graceful Avoidance enchantment icon
    Graceful Avoidance
    43
  2. Regenerative Leech enchantment icon
    Regenerative Leech
    5
  3. +125 Avoidance enchantment icon
    +125 Avoidance
    2

Chest

  1. Waking Stats enchantment icon
    Waking Stats
    42
  2. Reserve of Intellect enchantment icon
    Reserve of Intellect
    7

Wrist

  1. +200 Avoidance enchantment icon
    +200 Avoidance
    43
  2. +200 Leech enchantment icon
    +200 Leech
    7

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    44

Legs

  1. Frozen Spellthread enchantment icon
    Frozen Spellthread
    37
  2. Temporal Spellthread enchantment icon
    Temporal Spellthread
    12
  3. Temporal Spellthread enchantment icon
    Temporal Spellthread
    1

Feet

  1. Watcher's Loam enchantment icon
    Watcher's Loam
    38
  2. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    11
  3. Watcher's Loam enchantment icon
    Watcher's Loam
    1

Rings

  1. +82 Haste enchantment icon
    +82 Haste
    62
  2. +82 Critical Strike enchantment icon
    +82 Critical Strike
    20
  3. +82 Versatility enchantment icon
    +82 Versatility
    17

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    35
  2. Wafting Devotion enchantment icon
    Wafting Devotion
    10
  3. Burning Writ enchantment icon
    Burning Writ
    3

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 Mythic+.

  1. Crafty Ysemerald gem icon
    Crafty Ysemerald
    74
  2. Energized Ysemerald gem icon
    Energized Ysemerald
    68
  3. Crafty Alexstraszite gem icon
    Crafty Alexstraszite
    45
  4. Fierce Illimited Diamond gem icon
    Fierce Illimited Diamond
    29
  5. Radiant Alexstraszite gem icon
    Radiant Alexstraszite
    26