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 3116
Lowest rating 2680

Stat Priority

+306
19% Crit
+63
2% Hast
+769
73% Mast
+1376
34% 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

    34
  2. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    11
  3. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    4
  4. Void Elf icon.
    V

    Void Elf

    1

Legendary

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

  1. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Waist

    45

    Gain the legendary effect of Resounding Clarity: Echoing Reprimand now animacharges 4 combo points.

  2. Finality legendary item icon.
    F

    Finality - Chest

    38

    Eviscerate, Rupture, and Black Powder increase the damage of your next use of the finishing move by 25%.

  3. Sephuz's Proclamation legendary item icon.
    S

    Sephuz's Proclamation - Chest

    4

    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.

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

    Mark of the Master Assassin - Ring

    3

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

  5. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Chest

    3

    Gain the legendary effect of Resounding Clarity: Echoing Reprimand now animacharges 4 combo points.

Trinkets

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

  1. Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion

    45

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 agility
    Effects
    Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Agility by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  2. Cosmic Gladiator's Resonator item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Resonator

    41

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 agility
    Effects
    Use: Throw the cosmic resonator which explodes after 4 sec, dealing 22,458 Cosmic damage split between all nearby enemies. Damage is increased for each enemy struck, up to 5 enemies. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Agility by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  3. Cosmic Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

    7

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +126 critical-strike
    Effects
    Use: Increases primary stat by 322 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Agility by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  4. Cosmic Gladiator's Relentless Brooch item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Relentless Brooch

    3

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Duration of incoming crowd control effects reduced by 20%. Does not stack with similar effects.
    Set
    Set: Increases your Agility by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  5. Unchained Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    U

    Unchained Gladiator's Medallion

    2

    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)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Agility by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Duelist

Tier Set

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

  1. Soulblade Nightwings item icon.
    S

    Soulblade Nightwings

    50

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +96 agility
    +202 stamina
    +87 versatility
    +45 mastery
    Set
    Set: Shadowstrike has a 15% chance to grant Shadow Blades for 5 sec.
    Set: Your finishing moves have a 3% chance per combo point to cast Shadowstrike at up to 5 enemies within 15 yards.
    Rank Elite

  2. Soulblade Grasps item icon.
    S

    Soulblade Grasps

    48

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +96 agility
    +202 stamina
    +39 haste
    +94 mastery
    Set
    Set: Shadowstrike has a 15% chance to grant Shadow Blades for 5 sec.
    Set: Your finishing moves have a 3% chance per combo point to cast Shadowstrike at up to 5 enemies within 15 yards.
    Rank Elite

  3. Soulblade Guise item icon.
    S

    Soulblade Guise

    47

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +128 agility
    +269 stamina
    +101 critical-strike
    +76 versatility
    Gem
    +5% Movement Speed
    Set
    Set: Shadowstrike has a 15% chance to grant Shadow Blades for 5 sec.
    Set: Your finishing moves have a 3% chance per combo point to cast Shadowstrike at up to 5 enemies within 15 yards.
    Rank Elite

  4. Soulblade Leggings item icon.
    S

    Soulblade Leggings

    46

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +128 agility
    +269 stamina
    +62 critical-strike
    +115 versatility
    Set
    Set: Shadowstrike has a 15% chance to grant Shadow Blades for 5 sec.
    Set: Your finishing moves have a 3% chance per combo point to cast Shadowstrike at up to 5 enemies within 15 yards.
    Rank Elite

  5. Soulblade Leathers item icon.
    S

    Soulblade Leathers

    1

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +128 agility
    +269 stamina
    +123 critical-strike
    +54 haste
    Enchant
    Primary Stats +30
    Set
    Set: Shadowstrike has a 15% chance to grant Shadow Blades for 5 sec.
    Set: Your finishing moves have a 3% chance per combo point to cast Shadowstrike at up to 5 enemies within 15 yards.
    Rank Elite

Gems

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

  1. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    124

    +16 Mastery

  2. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    100

    +16 Versatility

  3. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    42

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

  4. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    15

    +5% Movement Speed

  5.  icon.

    2

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

    49

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    1

    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

    48

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

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

    6

    Enchanted: Shaded Hearthing

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

    6

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

  2. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    1

    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

    50

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    49

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

  3. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    1

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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
      48

      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
      2

      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 693 Shadow damage, bypassing armor. Critical strikes apply Find Weakness for 6 sec. Awards 1 combo point.

    1. Nightstalker talent icon.
      N
      45

      Nightstalker

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

    2. Subterfuge talent icon.
      S
      4

      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.

    3. Shadow Focus talent icon.
      S
      1

      Shadow Focus

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

    1. Deeper Stratagem talent icon.
      D
      38

      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.

    2. Marked for Death talent icon.
      M
      12

      Marked for Death

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

    3. Vigor talent icon.
      V
      0

      Vigor

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

    1. Elusiveness talent icon.
      E
      29

      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
      11

      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
      10

      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
      49

      Master of Shadows

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

    2. Shuriken Tornado talent icon.
      S
      1

      Shuriken Tornado

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

    3. 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 all enemies near your target, dealing Physical damage to the primary target and reduced damage to other targets. 1 point : 533 total damage 2 points: 1,058 total damage 3 points: 1,623 total damage 4 points: 2,166 total damage 5 points: 2,712 total damage Cooldown is reduced by 1 sec for every combo point you spend.

PvP Talents

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

  1. Shadowy Duel PvP talent icon.
    S

    Shadowy Duel

    49

  2. Smoke Bomb PvP talent icon.
    S

    Smoke Bomb

    47

  3. Dismantle PvP talent icon.
    D

    Dismantle

    28

  4. Thick as Thieves PvP talent icon.
    T

    Thick as Thieves

    18

  5. Maneuverability PvP talent icon.
    M

    Maneuverability

    5

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
48
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
0
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
0
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
2
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. Necrolord
  4. Night Fae

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

    44

    The traits to use with Pelagos are:

    1. 44

      Combat Meditation

    2. 44

      Let Go of the Past

    3. 44

      Newfound Resolve

    4. 44

      Path of the Devoted

    5. 32

      Phial of Patience

    6. 29

      Bond of Friendship

    7. 15

      Cleansed Vestments

    8. 12

      Focusing Mantra

  2. Kleia icon.
    K

    Kleia

    4

    The traits to use with Kleia are:

    1. 4

      Ascendant Phial

    2. 4

      Cleansing Rites

    3. 4

      Hope Springs Eternal

    4. 4

      Light the Path

    5. 4

      Valiant Strikes

    6. 3

      Bearer's Pursuit

    7. 1

      Resonant Accolades

  3. Theotar The Mad Duke icon.
    T

    Theotar The Mad Duke

    2

    The traits to use with Theotar The Mad Duke are:

    1. 2

      It's Always Tea Time

    2. 2

      Leisurely Gait

    3. 2

      Life of the Party

    4. 2

      Party Favors

    5. 2

      Soothing Shade

    6. 2

      Wasteland Propriety

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

    46

  2. Planned Execution conduit icon.
    P

    Planned Execution

    46

  3. Reverberation conduit icon.
    R

    Reverberation

    17

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

    50

  2. Recuperator conduit icon.
    R

    Recuperator

    21

  3. Nimble Fingers conduit icon.
    N

    Nimble Fingers

    4

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

    50

  2. Quick Decisions conduit icon.
    Q

    Quick Decisions

    49

  3. Prepared for All conduit icon.
    P

    Prepared for All

    14