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3v3 Subtlety Rogue

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This is a guide about how to build Subtlety Rogues for 3v3 . It summarizes what is working for the highest-rated players: stat priority, legendary, trinkets, gems, enchantments, talents, PvP talents, covenants, soulbinds, and conduits.

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Class Subtlety Rogue
Activity 3v3
Number of players 50
Highest rating 2858
Lowest rating 2300

Stat Priority

+211
16% Crit
+81
3% Hast
+410
48% Mast
+1315
33% Vers

Based on the average stat bonuses observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the stat priority is:

  1. Versatility
  2. Mastery
  3. Critical Strike
  4. Haste

Race

Based on the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the character races to choose are:

  1. Orc icon.
    O

    Orc

    26
  2. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    20
  3. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    2
  4. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    2

Legendary

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the legendary items to use are:

  1. Mark of the Master Assassin legendary item icon.
    M

    Mark of the Master Assassin - Wrist

    17

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

  2. Resounding Clarity legendary item icon.
    R

    Resounding Clarity - Waist

    15

    Echoing Reprimand now animacharges 4 combo points.

  3. Mark of the Master Assassin legendary item icon.
    M

    Mark of the Master Assassin - Ring 2

    8

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

  4. Resounding Clarity legendary item icon.
    R

    Resounding Clarity - Shoulders

    7

    Echoing Reprimand now animacharges 4 combo points.

  5. Sephuz's Proclamation legendary item icon.
    S

    Sephuz's Proclamation - Chest

    3

    Reduce the effectiveness of crowd controlling effects by 10%. Successfully applying a loss of control effect to an enemy, interrupting an enemy, or dispelling any target will increase all your secondary stats by 80 for 15 sec. This effect cannot occur more than once every 30 seconds.

Trinkets

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the trinkets to use are:

  1. Sinful Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    S

    Sinful Gladiator's Medallion

    42

    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 Duelist

  2. Unchained Gladiator's Shackles of Malediction item icon.
    U

    Unchained Gladiator's Shackles of Malediction

    17

    Ilvl 246
    Stats
    +93 agility
    Effects
    Use: Shackles an enemy, inflicting 13,112 Shadow damage and absorbing 19,668 healing over 4 sec. You are slowed by 50% while shackling. (3 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Duelist

  3. Sinful Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity item icon.
    S

    Sinful Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

    16

    Ilvl 226
    Stats
    +101 critical-strike
    Effects
    Use: Increases primary stat by 204 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Duelist

  4. Sinful Gladiator's Emblem item icon.
    S

    Sinful Gladiator's Emblem

    14

    Ilvl 226
    Stats
    +77 agility
    Effects
    Use: Increases maximum health by 11,078 for 15 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Duelist

  5. Unchained Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    U

    Unchained Gladiator's Medallion

    3

    Ilvl 246
    Stats
    +93 agility
    Effects
    Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Duelist

Gems

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the gems to use are:

  1. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    108

    +16 Versatility

  2. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    10

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

  3. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    6

    +16 Mastery

  4. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    6

    +5% Movement Speed

  5. Leviathan's Eye of Agility icon.
    L

    Leviathan's Eye of Agility

    3

    +7 Agility

Domination Shards

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the domination shards to use are:

  1. Foreboding Shard of Cor icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Cor

    1

    |CFF20ff20Your damage is increased by 2.63% for 20 sec after attacking an enemy you have not yet damaged.|R

  2. Portentous Shard of Cor icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Cor

    1

    |CFF20ff20Your damage is increased by 3.00% for 20 sec after attacking an enemy you have not yet damaged.|R

  3. Shard of Jas icon.
    S

    Shard of Jas

    1

    |CFF20ff20Incoming healing you receive is increased by 0.7%. Your maximum health is increased by 306.|R

  4. Foreboding Shard of Dyz icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Dyz

    1

    |CFF20ff20Damaging a target increases your damage done to that target by 0.44% for 4 sec, stacking up to 3 times.|R

  5. Desolate Shard of Oth icon.
    D

    Desolate Shard of Oth

    1

    |CFF20ff20Your Speed is increased by 45|R

Back Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Back item are:

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    40

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    7

    Enchanted: +30 Stamina

Chest Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Chest item are:

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    45

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

    3

    Enchanted: Eternal Skirmish

Wrist Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Wrist item are:

  1. Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing

    8

    Enchanted: Shaded Hearthing

  2. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    2

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Hands item are:

  1. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    10

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

  2. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    2

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

Feet Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    48

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Ring items are:

  1. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    90

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

  2. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    6

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

  3. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

    2

    Enchanted: +16 Critical Strike

Main Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Main Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    50

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

Off Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Off Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    50

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the talents to use are:

    1. Premeditation talent icon.
      P
      49

      Premeditation

      After entering Stealth, your next Shadowstrike grants up to 10 sec of Slice and Dice, and generates 2 additional combo points if Slice and Dice is active.

    2. Weaponmaster talent icon.
      W
      1

      Weaponmaster

      Shadowstrike and Backstab have a 15% chance to hit the target twice each time they deal damage.

    3. Gloomblade talent icon.
      G
      0

      Gloomblade

      Punctures your target with your shadow-infused blade for 682 Shadow damage, bypassing armor. Critical strikes apply Find Weakness for 6 sec. Awards 1 combo point.

    1. Subterfuge talent icon.
      S
      26

      Subterfuge

      Your abilities requiring Stealth can still be used for 3 sec after Stealth breaks. Also increases the duration of Shadow Dance by 1 sec.

    2. Nightstalker talent icon.
      N
      19

      Nightstalker

      While Stealth or Shadow Dance is active, you move 20% faster and your abilities deal 12% more damage.

    3. Shadow Focus talent icon.
      S
      5

      Shadow Focus

      Abilities cost 20% less Energy while Stealth or Shadow Dance is active.

    1. Marked for Death talent icon.
      M
      37

      Marked for Death

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

    2. Deeper Stratagem talent icon.
      D
      13

      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.

    3. Vigor talent icon.
      V
      0

      Vigor

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

    1. Elusiveness talent icon.
      E
      31

      Elusiveness

      Feint also reduces all damage you take from non-area-of-effect attacks by 30% for 6 sec.

    2. Soothing Darkness talent icon.
      S
      18

      Soothing Darkness

      You heal 3% of your maximum health every 1 sec while Stealth or Shadow Dance is active.

    3. Cheat Death talent icon.
      C
      1

      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.

    1. Prey on the Weak talent icon.
      P
      50

      Prey on the Weak

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

    2. Shot in the Dark talent icon.
      S
      0

      Shot in the Dark

      After entering Stealth or Shadow Dance, your next Cheap Shot is free.

    3. Night Terrors talent icon.
      N
      0

      Night Terrors

      Shuriken Storm reduces enemies' movement speed by 30% for 8 sec.

    1. Enveloping Shadows talent icon.
      E
      50

      Enveloping Shadows

      Deepening Shadows reduces the remaining cooldown of Shadow Dance by an additional 0.5 sec per combo point spent. Shadow Dance gains 1 additional charge.

    2. Dark Shadow talent icon.
      D
      0

      Dark Shadow

      Shadow Dance now increases damage by 30%.

    3. Alacrity talent icon.
      A
      0

      Alacrity

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

    1. Master of Shadows talent icon.
      M
      50

      Master of Shadows

      Gain 25 Energy over 3 sec when you enter Stealth or activate Shadow Dance.

    2. Secret Technique talent icon.
      S
      0

      Secret Technique

      Finishing move that creates shadow clones of yourself. You and your shadow clones each perform a piercing attack on up to 6 enemies near your target, dealing Physical damage to the primary target and reduced damage to other targets. 1 point : 520 total damage 2 points: 1,071 total damage 3 points: 1,566 total damage 4 points: 2,123 total damage 5 points: 2,587 total damage Cooldown is reduced by 1 sec for every combo point you spend.

    3. Shuriken Tornado talent icon.
      S
      0

      Shuriken Tornado

      Focus intently, then release a Shuriken Storm every sec for the next 4 sec.

PvP Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Smoke Bomb PvP talent icon.
    S

    Smoke Bomb

    49

  2. Shadowy Duel PvP talent icon.
    S

    Shadowy Duel

    45

  3. Thick as Thieves PvP talent icon.
    T

    Thick as Thieves

    29

  4. Dismantle PvP talent icon.
    D

    Dismantle

    16

  5. Maneuverability PvP talent icon.
    M

    Maneuverability

    8

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
26
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
0
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
1
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
23
Vent

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the covenants to pick are:

  1. Kyrian
  2. Venthyr
  3. Night Fae
  4. Necrolord

Soulbind

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the soulbinds to pick are:

  1. Pelagos icon.
    P

    Pelagos

    24

    The traits to use with Pelagos are:

    1. 24

      Combat Meditation

    2. 22

      Let Go of the Past

    3. 18

      Path of the Devoted

    4. 13

      Cleansed Vestments

    5. 13

      Focusing Mantra

    6. 11

      Bond of Friendship

    7. 10

      Phial of Patience

    8. 1

      Better Together

    9. 1

      Road of Trials

  2. Theotar The Mad Duke icon.
    T

    Theotar The Mad Duke

    23

    The traits to use with Theotar The Mad Duke are:

    1. 23

      Soothing Shade

    2. 22

      Wasteland Propriety

    3. 21

      Leisurely Gait

    4. 13

      It's Always Tea Time

    5. 12

      Exquisite Ingredients

    6. 11

      Life of the Party

    7. 10

      Party Favors

    8. 7

      Life is but an Appetizer

    9. 2

      Watch the Shoes!

    10. 1

      Refined Palate

  3. Kleia icon.
    K

    Kleia

    2

    The traits to use with Kleia are:

    1. 2

      Cleansing Rites

    2. 2

      Valiant Strikes

    3. 1

      Ascendant Phial

    4. 1

      Hope Springs Eternal

    5. 1

      Light the Path

    6. 1

      Mentorship

    7. 1

      Pointed Courage

    8. 1

      Resonant Accolades

    9. 1

      Spear of the Archon

  4. Dreamweaver icon.
    D

    Dreamweaver

    1

    The traits to use with Dreamweaver are:

    1. 1

      Faerie Dust

    2. 1

      Field of Blossoms

    3. 1

      Podtender

    4. 1

      Soothing Voice

    5. 1

      Waking Dreams

potency conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the potency conduits to use are:

  1. Deeper Daggers conduit icon.
    D

    Deeper Daggers

    38

  2. Planned Execution conduit icon.
    P

    Planned Execution

    24

  3. Lashing Scars conduit icon.
    L

    Lashing Scars

    23

endurance conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the endurance conduits to use are:

  1. Cloaked in Shadows conduit icon.
    C

    Cloaked in Shadows

    48

  2. Recuperator conduit icon.
    R

    Recuperator

    9

  3. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    8

finesse conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in 3v3, the finesse conduits to use are:

  1. Rushed Setup conduit icon.
    R

    Rushed Setup

    44

  2. Quick Decisions conduit icon.
    Q

    Quick Decisions

    34

  3. Prepared for All conduit icon.
    P

    Prepared for All

    23