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Discipline Priest PvP Guide For Solo Shuffle

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Discipline Priest
Season 3
50 characters
2558 - 2679

Welcome to Murlok.io's Discipline Priest PvP guide for Solo Shuffle in World of Warcraft. This guide lists the best stats, races, talents, gear, embellishments, enchantments, and gems for patch 10.2.6, 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 Gokiburiuwu (Illidan US) , who is currently the highest-ranked with a rating of 2679.

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
    Gokiburiuwu's character icon
    Gokiburiuwu
    Illidan (US)
    457 ilvl
    2679
  2. 2
    Ttvthorvainx's character icon
    Ttvthorvainx
    Darkspear (US)
    459 ilvl
    2671
  3. 3
    Vegetable's character icon
    Vegetable
    Suramar (US)
    462 ilvl
    2668
  4. 4
    Holyvain's character icon
    Holyvain
    Darkspear (US)
    458 ilvl
    2667
  5. 5
    Jesper's character icon
    Jesper
    Outland (EU)
    464 ilvl
    2666

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 Solo Shuffle.

Secondary Stats
+91
6% Critical Strike
+2621
16% Haste
+6040
55% Mastery
+5612
27% Versatility
  1. Mastery
  2. Versatility
  3. Haste
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stats
+28
0% Avoidance
+29
1% Leech
+570
11% Speed
  1. Speed
  2. Leech
  3. Avoidance

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 Undead currently being the top race for Discipline Priests in Solo Shuffle, here are the other races that also stand out due to their advantageous traits.

  1. Undead race icon
    Undead
    22
  2. Night Elf race icon
    Night Elf
    14
  3. Gnome race icon
    Gnome
    8
  4. Orc race icon
    Orc
    2
  5. Human race icon
    Human
    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
50
Shadowfiend
50
Prayer of Mending
2
Improved Flash Heal
50
Improved Purify
5
Psychic Voice
50
Shadow Word: Death
50
Focused Mending
0
Holy Nova
1
From Darkness Comes Light
43
Angelic Feather
50
Phantasm
50
Death and Madness
8
Spell Warding
2
Rhapsody
0
Leap of Faith
50
Shackle Undead
0
Void Tendrils
20
Mind Control
22
Words of the Pious
0
Mass Dispel
44
Move with Grace
19
Power Infusion
50
Sanguine Teachings
4
Tithe Evasion
0
Inspiration
35
Mental Agility
22
Body and Soul
48
Twins of the Sun Priestess
50
Void Shield
24
San'layn
4
Apathy
1
Unwavering Will
50
Twist of Fate
50
Throes of Pain
26
Binding Heals
43
Divine Star
0
Translucent Image
50
Mindgames
21
Surge of Light
50
Light's Inspiration
0
Crystalline Reflection
50
Improved Fade
41
Manipulation
0
Power Word: Life
40
Angelic Bulwark
32
Void Shift
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
3
Protector of the Frail
50
Dark Indulgence
49
Schism
40
Bright Pupil
50
Shield Discipline
48
Power Word: Barrier
50
Painful Punishment
7
Malicious Intent
2
Purge the Wicked
50
Rapture
50
Shadow Covenant
12
Revel in Purity
50
Contrition
16
Exaltation
48
Pain and Suffering
30
Twilight Corruption
8
Borrowed Time
48
Castigation
50
Abyssal Reverie
0
Train of Thought
50
Ultimate Penitence
50
Lenience
46
Void Summoner
2
Divine Aegis
50
Blaze of Light
50
Heaven's Wrath
0
Harsh Discipline
50
Expiation
0
Inescapable Torment
0
Aegis of Wrath
50
Weal and Woe
50
Overloaded with Light
0
Twilight Equilibrium
2
Mindbender
0

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
7
Trinity
0
Strength of Soul
2
Ultimate Radiance
49
Archangel
22
Dark Archangel
1
Thoughtsteal
0
Inner Light and Shadow
24
Absolute Faith
1
Catharsis
3
Phase Shift
41
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 Solo Shuffle, tailored for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Headcover item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Headcover
    31
  2. Lightweight Ocular Lenses item icon
    Lightweight Ocular Lenses
    9
  3. Crest of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Crest of Lunar Communion
    8
  4. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Guise item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Guise
    2

Neck

  1. Torc of Passed Time item icon
    Torc of Passed Time
    24
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Amulet item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Amulet
    23
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Necklace item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Necklace
    3

Shoulders

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Amice item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Amice
    29
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Shoulderspikes item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shoulderspikes
    16
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Mantle item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Mantle
    4
  4. Shoulderguardians of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Shoulderguardians of Lunar Communion
    1

Back

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Shawl item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Shawl
    35
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Drape item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Drape
    8
  3. Hellbloom Cape item icon
    Hellbloom Cape
    3
  4. Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl
    3
  5. Hellbloom Drape item icon
    Hellbloom Drape
    1

Chest

  1. Cassock of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Cassock of Lunar Communion
    50

Wrist

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Armbands item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Armbands
    24
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Wristwraps item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Wristwraps
    16
  3. Overengineered Sleeve Extenders item icon
    Overengineered Sleeve Extenders
    8
  4. Bracers of Swirling Light item icon
    Bracers of Swirling Light
    1
  5. Hellbloom Bindings item set icon
    set
    Hellbloom Bindings
    1

Hands

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Handwraps item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Handwraps
    24
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Handwraps item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Handwraps
    16
  3. Touch of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Touch of Lunar Communion
    7
  4. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Gloves item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Gloves
    3

Waist

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Girdle
    25
  2. Infurious Binding of Gesticulation item icon
    Infurious Binding of Gesticulation
    14
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Cord item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Cord
    10
  4. Belt of Undying Devotion item icon
    Belt of Undying Devotion
    1

Legs

  1. Leggings of Lunar Communion item set icon
    set
    Leggings of Lunar Communion
    49
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Slacks item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Slacks
    1

Feet

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Silk Treads item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Silk Treads
    20
  2. Vibrant Wildercloth Slippers item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Slippers
    15
  3. Blue Dragon Soles item icon
    Blue Dragon Soles
    14
  4. Hellbloom Slippers item set icon
    set
    Hellbloom Slippers
    1

Rings

  1. Signet of Titanic Insight item icon
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    48
  2. Ring-Bound Hourglass item icon
    Ring-Bound Hourglass
    37
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Signet item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Signet
    14
  4. Verdant Gladiator's Ring item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Ring
    1

Trinkets

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Verdant Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity
    50
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Medallion item set icon
    set
    Verdant Gladiator's Medallion
    50

Main Hand

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Greatstaff item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Greatstaff
    23
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Scepter item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Scepter
    18
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Staff item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Staff
    7
  4. Sol's Magestaff item icon
    Sol's Magestaff
    1
  5. Verdant Gladiator's Sickle item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Sickle
    1

Off Hand

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Censer item icon
    Verdant Gladiator's Censer
    19

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 Solo Shuffle.

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Headcover embellishment item icon
    Blue Silken Lining
    47
  2. Signet of Titanic Insight embellishment item icon
    Precognition
    22
  3. Blue Dragon Soles embellishment item icon
    Blue Dragon Soles
    14
  4. Infurious Binding of Gesticulation embellishment item icon
    Mettle
    14

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 Solo Shuffle, essential for optimizing combat effectiveness.

Back

  1. Homebound Speed enchantment icon
    Homebound Speed
    39
  2. +125 Speed enchantment icon
    +125 Speed
    5
  3. Regenerative Leech enchantment icon
    Regenerative Leech
    5

Chest

  1. Reserve of Intellect enchantment icon
    Reserve of Intellect
    49
  2. Waking Stats enchantment icon
    Waking Stats
    1

Wrist

  1. +200 Speed enchantment icon
    +200 Speed
    48
  2. +125 Speed enchantment icon
    +125 Speed
    1

Hands

  1. Enchant Gloves - Zandalari Surveying enchantment icon
    Enchant Gloves - Zandalari Surveying
    1

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    27

Legs

  1. Temporal Spellthread enchantment icon
    Temporal Spellthread
    50

Feet

  1. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    47
  2. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    3

Rings

  1. +82 Mastery enchantment icon
    +82 Mastery
    67
  2. +82 Versatility enchantment icon
    +82 Versatility
    17
  3. +82 Haste enchantment icon
    +82 Haste
    16

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    50

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 Solo Shuffle.

  1. Zen Neltharite gem icon
    Zen Neltharite
    139
  2. Keen Neltharite gem icon
    Keen Neltharite
    117
  3. Keen Ysemerald gem icon
    Keen Ysemerald
    36
  4. Energized Ysemerald gem icon
    Energized Ysemerald
    34
  5. Skillful Illimited Diamond gem icon
    Skillful Illimited Diamond
    25