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Assassination Rogue PvP Guide For Solo Shuffle

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Assassination Rogue
Season 4
50 characters
2700 - 2950

Welcome to Murlok.io's Assassination Rogue PvP guide for Solo Shuffle in World of Warcraft. This guide lists the best stats, races, talents, gear, embellishments, enchantments, and gems for patch 10.2.7, based on the character builds of the Top 50 Assassination Rogues from Dragonflight Season 4 across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. This includes Jw (Malorne US) , who is currently the highest-ranked with a rating of 2950.

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 Assassination Rogues

  1. 1
    Jw's character icon
    Jw
    Malorne (US)
    503 ilvl
    2950
  2. 2
    Freepalestne's character icon
    Freepalestne
    Stormrage (US)
    498 ilvl
    2941
  3. 3
    Nàsklolz's character icon
    Nàsklolz
    Hyjal (EU)
    495 ilvl
    2922
  4. 4
    Jarretesub's character icon
    Jarretesub
    Rashgarroth (EU)
    495 ilvl
    2913
  5. 5
    Сакрии's character icon
    Сакрии
    Deathguard (EU)
    517 ilvl
    2901

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 Assassination Rogue Secondary and Minor stats for Solo Shuffle.

Secondary Stats
+1894
23% Critical Strike
+707
4% Haste
+7542
82% Mastery
+6863
33% Versatility
  1. Mastery
  2. Versatility
  3. Critical Strike
  4. Haste
Minor Stats
+16
0% Avoidance
+6
11% Leech
+660
12% 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 Assassination Rogues in Solo Shuffle, here are the other races that also stand out due to their advantageous traits.

  1. Night Elf race icon
    Night Elf
    47
  2. Human race icon
    Human
    2
  3. Void Elf race icon
    Void Elf
    1

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 Rogue specializations. These talents provide foundational skills and enhancements that are essential and universal to the Rogue class. They offer a range of abilities that lay the groundwork for a Rogue'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.
Shiv
50
Blind
50
Cloak of Shadows
50
Evasion
50
Gouge
49
Shadowstep
50
Master Poisoner
50
Cheat Death
46
Blackjack
41
Improved Wound Poison
50
Nimble Fingers
1
Improved Sprint
49
Shadowrunner
50
Superior Mixture
43
Fleet Footed
50
Iron Stomach
0
Unbreakable Stride
12
Featherfoot
42
Rushed Setup
4
Subterfuge
50
Numbing Poison
0
Deadened Nerves
50
Graceful Guile
50
Stillshroud
0
Deadly Precision
49
Recuperator
50
Tight Spender
50
Leeching Poison
50
Lethality
50
Acrobatic Strikes
49
Alacrity
0
Soothing Darkness
50
Vigor
50
Echoing Reprimand
0
Nightstalker
50
Thistle Tea
50
Cold Blood
1
Resounding Clarity
0
Deeper Stratagem
0
Shadow Dance
50

Specialization Talents

Specialization talents constitute a specialized tree, providing Assassination Rogues 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.
Deadly Poison
50
Improved Shiv
50
Venomous Wounds
50
Path of Blood
50
Cut to the Chase
50
Improved Poisons
0
Bloody Mess
50
Thrown Precision
50
Seal Fate
50
Internal Bleeding
50
Improved Garrote
50
Crimson Tempest
48
Lightweight Shiv
50
Deathmark
50
Sanguine Blades
50
Master Assassin
48
Flying Daggers
50
Vicious Venoms
0
Fatal Concoction
0
Lethal Dose
50
Iron Wire
50
Systemic Failure
50
Amplifying Poison
0
Twist the Knife
0
Doomblade
4
Blindside
0
Tiny Toxic Blade
50
Dashing Scoundrel
0
Shrouded Suffocation
50
Serrated Bone Spike
2
Zoldyck Recipe
50
Poison Bomb
0
Scent of Blood
50
Arterial Precision
50
Kingsbane
49
Dragon-Tempered Blades
0
Indiscriminate Carnage
49
Sudden Demise
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 Assassination Rogue'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.
Creeping Venom
0
System Shock
2
Hemotoxin
25
Maneuverability
0
Death from Above
1
Smoke Bomb
48
Dismantle
27
Thick as Thieves
8
Veil of Midnight
26
Control is King
13
Dagger in the Dark
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 Assassination Rogues in Solo Shuffle, tailored for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Life-Bound Cap item icon
    Life-Bound Cap
    28
  2. Peripheral Vision Projectors item icon
    Peripheral Vision Projectors
    15
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Helm item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Helm
    5
  4. Infurious Spirit's Hood item icon
    Infurious Spirit's Hood
    1
  5. Lurking Specter's Visage item set icon
    set
    Lurking Specter's Visage
    1

Neck

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Amulet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Amulet
    32
  2. Torc of Passed Time item icon
    Torc of Passed Time
    14
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Pendant item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Pendant
    3
  4. Magmorax's Fourth Collar item icon
    Magmorax's Fourth Collar
    1

Shoulders

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Shoulderpads item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Shoulderpads
    47
  2. Life-Bound Shoulderpads item icon
    Life-Bound Shoulderpads
    2
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Spaulders item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Spaulders
    1

Back

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Shawl item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Shawl
    31
  2. Draconic Warmonger's Cape item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Cape
    19

Chest

  1. Lurking Specter's Brigandine item set icon
    set
    Lurking Specter's Brigandine
    50

Wrist

  1. Draconic Warmonger's Wraps item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Wraps
    21
  2. Lurking Specter's Armwraps item icon
    Lurking Specter's Armwraps
    17
  3. Needlessly Complex Wristguards item icon
    Needlessly Complex Wristguards
    6
  4. Life-Bound Bindings item icon
    Life-Bound Bindings
    3
  5. Old Spirit's Wristwraps item set icon
    set
    Old Spirit's Wristwraps
    2

Hands

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Gloves item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Gloves
    38
  2. Draconic Warmonger's Handwraps item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Handwraps
    9
  3. Lurking Specter's Handgrips item set icon
    set
    Lurking Specter's Handgrips
    2
  4. Life-Bound Gloves item icon
    Life-Bound Gloves
    1

Waist

  1. Draconic Warmonger's Belt item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Belt
    28
  2. Life-Bound Belt item icon
    Life-Bound Belt
    17
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Belt item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Belt
    3
  4. String of Spiritual Knick-Knacks item set icon
    set
    String of Spiritual Knick-Knacks
    2

Legs

  1. Lurking Specter's Tights item set icon
    set
    Lurking Specter's Tights
    48
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Legwraps item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Legwraps
    1
  3. Life-Bound Trousers item icon
    Life-Bound Trousers
    1

Feet

  1. Infurious Footwraps of Indemnity item icon
    Infurious Footwraps of Indemnity
    37
  2. Life-Bound Boots item icon
    Life-Bound Boots
    10
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Leather Treads item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Leather Treads
    3

Rings

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Signet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Signet
    30
  2. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    29
  3. Signet of Titanic Insight item icon
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    23
  4. Ring-Bound Hourglass item icon
    Ring-Bound Hourglass
    16
  5. Draconic Gladiator's Ring item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Ring
    2

Trinkets

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Medallion item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Medallion
    50
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity
    36
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity
    13
  4. Draconic Gladiator's Emblem item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Emblem
    1

Main Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Dagger item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Dagger
    37
  2. Cruel Dreamcarver item icon
    Cruel Dreamcarver
    7
  3. Fang of the Sundered Flame item icon
    Fang of the Sundered Flame
    5
  4. Primal Molten Shortblade item icon
    Primal Molten Shortblade
    1

Off Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Dagger item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Dagger
    38
  2. Fang of the Sundered Flame item icon
    Fang of the Sundered Flame
    9
  3. Cruel Dreamcarver item icon
    Cruel Dreamcarver
    2
  4. Primal Molten Shortblade item icon
    Primal Molten Shortblade
    1

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
    28
  2. Fang of the Sundered Flame item icon
    Fang of the Sundered Flame
    13
  3. Cruel Dreamcarver item icon
    Cruel Dreamcarver
    9

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 Assassination Rogues in Solo Shuffle.

  1. Life-Bound Cap embellishment item icon
    Blue Silken Lining
    52
  2. Infurious Footwraps of Indemnity embellishment item icon
    Mettle
    37
  3. Life-Bound Cap embellishment item icon
    Verdant Conduit
    5
  4. Old Spirit's Wristwraps embellishment item icon
    set
    Playful Spirit'S Fur
    4
  5. Infurious Spirit's Hood embellishment item icon
    Elder Spirit'S Aid
    1

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 Assassination Rogues in Solo Shuffle, essential for optimizing combat effectiveness.

Head

  1. Incandescent Essence enchantment icon
    Incandescent Essence
    5

Back

  1. Homebound Speed enchantment icon
    Homebound Speed
    48
  2. +125 Speed enchantment icon
    +125 Speed
    1
  3. Regenerative Leech enchantment icon
    Regenerative Leech
    1

Chest

  1. Waking Stats enchantment icon
    Waking Stats
    30
  2. Accelerated Agility enchantment icon
    Accelerated Agility
    20

Wrist

  1. +200 Speed enchantment icon
    +200 Speed
    47
  2. +200 Leech enchantment icon
    +200 Leech
    1

Hands

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

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    30

Legs

  1. Fierce Armor Kit enchantment icon
    Fierce Armor Kit
    49
  2. Frosted Armor Kit enchantment icon
    Frosted Armor Kit
    1

Feet

  1. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    50

Rings

  1. +82 Mastery enchantment icon
    +82 Mastery
    90
  2. +82 Versatility enchantment icon
    +82 Versatility
    5
  3. +82 Critical Strike enchantment icon
    +82 Critical Strike
    3

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    48
  2. Shadowflame Wreathe enchantment icon
    Shadowflame Wreathe
    1
  3. Sophic Writ enchantment icon
    Sophic Writ
    1

Off Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    47
  2. Sophic Writ enchantment icon
    Sophic Writ
    1
  3. Wafting Devotion enchantment icon
    Wafting Devotion
    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 Assassination Rogues in Solo Shuffle.

  1. Zen Neltharite gem icon
    Zen Neltharite
    190
  2. Sensei's Neltharite gem icon
    Sensei's Neltharite
    81
  3. Keen Neltharite gem icon
    Keen Neltharite
    32
  4. Skillful Illimited Diamond gem icon
    Skillful Illimited Diamond
    32
  5. Crafty Alexstraszite gem icon
    Crafty Alexstraszite
    16