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3v3 Assassination Rogue

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Guide info

This guide is about how to build Assassination Rogues for 3V3. Each section enumerates what are the most used stats, items, or skills by the highest rated players. It is updated every day.

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Class Assassination Rogue
Activity 3V3
Number of players 3
Highest rating 2890
Lowest rating 2750

Top players

The Assassination Rogues who obtained the highest ratings in 3V3. Ranked players are from US, EU, KR, and TW regions.

Hastyhamster sargeras@us icons.
H

Hastyhamster

Sargeras @ us

Night Fae

2890
Nessper bleeding-hollow@us icons.
N

Nessper

Bleeding Hollow @ us

Necrolord

2869
Lainmay genjuros@eu icons.
L

Lainmay

Genjuros @ eu

Kyrian

2750

Stats priority

+169
15% Crit
+394
12% Hast
+142
21% Mast
+1199
30% Vers

The stats to prioritize on gear. Based on stat bonuses observed on the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Versatility > Haste > Critical Strike > Mastery

Legendary items

The legendary items to use. Based on the legendary items observed on the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Mark of the Master Assassin icon.
M

Mark of the Master Assassin - Wrist

2

While Stealth is active and for 4 sec after breaking Stealth, your Critical Strike chance is increased by 100%.

Doomblade icon.
D

Doomblade - Shoulders

1

Mutilate deals an additional 30% Bleed damage over 8 sec. Envenom damage increased by 5% for each Bleed you have on the target.

Trinkets

The trinkets to use. Based on the trinkets observed on the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Sinful Gladiator's Medallion icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Medallion

2

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 agility
Effects
Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Elite

Sinful Aspirant's Medallion icon.
S

Sinful Aspirant's Medallion

1

Ilvl 184
Stats
+52 agility
Effects
Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Rank 5

Sinful Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

1

Ilvl 226
Stats
+100 haste
Effects
Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 80 primary stat for 20 sec.
Rank Elite

Sinful Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

1

Ilvl 226
Stats
+100 critical-strike
Effects
Use: Increases primary stat by 102 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
Rank Elite

Sinful Gladiator's Emblem icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Emblem

1

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 agility
Effects
Use: Increases maximum health by 7,531 for 20 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Duelist

Gems

The gems to socket into equipment pieces. Based on the gems observed on the equipment of the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
V

Versatile Jewel Cluster

6

+16 Versatility

Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
Q

Quick Jewel Cluster

3

+16 Haste

Straddling Sage Agate icon.
S

Straddling Sage Agate

2

+5% Movement Speed

Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
S

Straddling Jewel Doublet

2

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

Back enchantments

The enchantments to use on the back slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed icon.
E

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

2

Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 20 and your Speed by 30.

Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality icon.
E

Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

1

Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 30.

Chest enchantments

The enchantments to use on the chest slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats icon.
E

Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

2

Permanently enchants a chest piece to increase primary stats by 30.

Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish icon.
E

Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

1

Permanently enchants your chest to increase your Strength or Agility by 20 and give your auto-attacks and auto-shots a chance to deal additional shadow damage.

Hands enchantments

The enchantments to use on the hands slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength icon.
E

Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

1

Permanently enchants gloves to increase your Strength by 15.

Feet enchantments

The enchantments to use on the feet slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility icon.
E

Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

3

Permanently enchants boots to increase your Agility by 15.

Rings enchantments

The enchantments to use on the ring slots. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility icon.
E

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

4

Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Versatility by 16.

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste icon.
E

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

2

Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Haste by 16.

Main Hand enchantments

The enchantments to use on the main-hand slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance icon.
E

Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

3

Permanently enchants a weapon to sometimes increase your primary stat by 5% when attacking, or using spells and abilities.

Off Hand enchantments

The enchantments to use on the off-hand slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation icon.
E

Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

3

Permanently enchants a weapon to sometimes cause your attacks to reveal the sins of your target, causing them to suffer an additional 6% damage from you for 10 sec.

Talents

The talents to use. Based on the talents observed on the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Master Poisoner icon.
M
3

Master Poisoner

Increases the damage done by your weapon poisons by 30% and their non-damaging effects by 20%.

Elaborate Planning icon.
E
0

Elaborate Planning

Your finishing moves grant 10% increased damage done for 4 sec.

Blindside icon.
B
0

Blindside

Mutilate has a 20% chance to make your next Ambush free and usable without Stealth. Chance increased to 40% if the target is under 35% health.

Nightstalker icon.
N
0

Nightstalker

While Stealth is active, you move 20% faster and your abilities deal 50% more damage.

Subterfuge icon.
S
3

Subterfuge

Your abilities requiring Stealth can still be used for 3 sec after Stealth breaks. Also causes Garrote to deal 80% increased damage and have no cooldown when used from Stealth and for 3 sec after breaking Stealth.

Master Assassin icon.
M
0

Master Assassin

While Stealth is active and for 3 sec after breaking Stealth, your critical strike chance is increased by 50%.

Vigor icon.
V
1

Vigor

Increases your maximum Energy by 50 and your Energy regeneration by 10%.

Deeper Stratagem icon.
D
0

Deeper Stratagem

You may have a maximum of 6 combo points, your finishing moves consume up to 6 combo points, and your finishing moves deal 5% increased damage.

Marked for Death icon.
M
2

Marked for Death

Marks the target, instantly generating 5 combo points. Cooldown reset if the target dies within 1 min.

Leeching Poison icon.
L
0

Leeching Poison

Adds a Leeching Poison effect to your Deadly Poison and Wound Poison, granting you 12% Leech.

Cheat Death icon.
C
0

Cheat Death

Fatal attacks instead reduce you to 7% of your maximum health. For 3 sec afterward, you take 85% reduced damage. Cannot trigger more often than once per 6 min.

Elusiveness icon.
E
3

Elusiveness

Feint also reduces all damage you take from non-area-of-effect attacks by 30% for 5 sec.

Internal Bleeding icon.
I
3

Internal Bleeding

Kidney Shot also deals up to 1,912 Bleed damage over 6 sec, based on combo points spent.

Iron Wire icon.
I
0

Iron Wire

Increase the duration of Garrote's silence effect by 3 sec. Enemies silenced by Garrote deal 15% reduced damage for 8 sec.

Prey on the Weak icon.
P
0

Prey on the Weak

Enemies disabled by your Cheap Shot or Kidney Shot take 10% increased damage from all sources for 6 sec.

Venom Rush icon.
V
0

Venom Rush

Mutilate refunds 8 Energy when used against a poisoned target.

Alacrity icon.
A
3

Alacrity

Your finishing moves have a 20% chance per combo point to grant 2% Haste for 20 sec, stacking up to 5 times.

Exsanguinate icon.
E
0

Exsanguinate

Twist your blades into the target's wounds, causing your Bleed effects on them to bleed out 100% faster.

Poison Bomb icon.
P
3

Poison Bomb

Envenom and Rupture have a 4% chance per combo point spent to smash a vial of poison at the target's location, creating a pool of acidic death that deals 810 Nature damage over 2 sec to all enemies within it.

Hidden Blades icon.
H
0

Hidden Blades

Every 2 sec, gain 20% increased damage for your next Fan of Knives, stacking up to 20 times.

Crimson Tempest icon.
C
0

Crimson Tempest

Finishing move that slashes at up to 8 enemies within 10 yards, dealing instant damage and causing victims to bleed for additional damage. Lasts longer per combo point. 1 point : 174 plus 478 over 4 sec 2 points: 260 plus 718 over 6 sec 3 points: 348 plus 957 over 8 sec 4 points: 427 plus 1,196 over 10 sec 5 points: 515 plus 1,435 over 12 sec

PvP Talents

The PvP talents to pick. Based on the PvP talents observed on the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Maneuverability icon.
M

Maneuverability

3

Sprint suppresses all movement-impairing effects for 4 sec when used.

Mind-Numbing Poison icon.
M

Mind-Numbing Poison

2

Deadly Poison and Wound Poison will also infect the target with Mind-numbing Poison. Casting spells while under the effects of Mind-numbing Poison will cause you to take 5 Nature damage.

Smoke Bomb icon.
S

Smoke Bomb

2

Creates a cloud of thick smoke in an 8 yard radius around the Rogue for 5 sec. Enemies are unable to target into or out of the smoke cloud.

System Shock icon.
S

System Shock

2

Casting Envenom with at least 5 combo points on a target afflicted by your Garrote, Rupture, and lethal poison deals 18 Nature damage, and reduces their movement speed by 90% for 2 sec.

Covenants

1
Kyrian icon.
K
Kyria
1
Necrolord icon.
N
Necro
1
Night Fae icon.
N
Night
0
Venthyr icon.
V
Venth

The covenants to pick. Based on the covenants picked by the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Kyrian > Necrolord > Night Fae > Venthyr

Soulbinds

The soulbinds to pick. Based on the soulbinds picked by the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Kleia icon.
K

Kleia

1

1

Bearer's Pursuit

Your damaging spells and abilities have a chance to decrease your target's movement speed by 45% for 20 sec.

1

Cleansing Rites

After 5 sec out of combat, gain a shield for 10% of your maximum health.

1

Mentorship

While above 90% health, you increase nearby party members' maximum health by 5%.

1

Valiant Strikes

Your critical strikes grant you stacks of Valiant Strikes, up to 20. If a nearby party member drops below 50% health, you consume these stacks to heal them for 1% of their maximum health per stack. After healing this way, you may not benefit from Valiant Strikes for 1 min.

Niya icon.
N

Niya

1

1

Grove Invigoration

Healing or dealing damage has a chance to grant you a stack of Redirected Anima. Redirected Anima increases your maximum health by 1% and your Mastery by 25 for 30 sec, and stacks overlap. Shifting Power grants you 6 stacks of Redirected Anima.

1

Run Without Tiring

While in Soulshape, you regenerate 5% of your maximum health every 3 sec.

1

Swift Patrol

Movement speed increased by 20% for 2 min after defeating an enemy. Combat cancels this effect.

Plague Deviser Marileth icon.
P

Plague Deviser Marileth

1

1

Travel with Bloop

While standing still, you slowly build stacks of Bloop's Wanderlust. At 5 stacks, your movement speed is increased by 10% for 2 min.

1

Volatile Solvent

Using Fleshcraft with nearby corpses consumes their essence completely, granting a benefit based on the creature's type.

potency conduits

The potency conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Septic Shock icon.
S

Septic Shock

1

Sepsis's damage over time is increased by 88%, reduced by 88% each time it deals damage.

Maim, Mangle icon.
M

Maim, Mangle

1

Garrote increases the damage of your Mutilate on the target by 15%.

Well-Placed Steel icon.
W

Well-Placed Steel

1

Shiv increases your Nature damage done against the target by an additional 16.0%.

endurance conduits

The endurance conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Cloaked in Shadows icon.
C

Cloaked in Shadows

2

Entering Stealth cloaks you in shadows, absorbing 15.0% of your maximum health in damage, reduced by 15% each second outside of Stealth.

Nimble Fingers icon.
N

Nimble Fingers

1

Energy cost of Feint and Crimson Vial reduced by 12.

finesse conduits

The finesse conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 3 highest rated Assassination Rogues in 3V3.

Quick Decisions icon.
Q

Quick Decisions

1

Shadowstep's cooldown is reduced by 18%, and its maximum range is increased by 18%.

Rushed Setup icon.
R

Rushed Setup

1

The Energy costs of Kidney Shot, Cheap Shot, Sap, and Distract are reduced by 34.0%.

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