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Mythic+ Subtlety Rogue

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This is a guide about how to build Subtlety Rogues for Mythic+ . 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 Mythic+
Number of players 50
Highest rating 2967
Lowest rating 2674

Stat Priority

+989
40% Crit
+206
6% Hast
+295
40% Mast
+608
15% Vers

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

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

Race

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

  1. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    34
  2. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    4
  3. Orc icon.
    O

    Orc

    4
  4. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    2
  5. Vulpera icon.
    V

    Vulpera

    2

Legendary

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

  1. Obedience legendary item icon.
    O

    Obedience - Back

    46

    Flagellation now also increases your Versatility by 0.5%. Each combo point spent while Flagellation is active decreases it's cooldown by 1 sec.

  2. Obedience legendary item icon.
    O

    Obedience - Head

    4

    Flagellation now also increases your Versatility by 0.5%. Each combo point spent while Flagellation is active decreases it's cooldown by 1 sec.

Trinkets

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

  1. Phial of Putrefaction item icon.
    P

    Phial of Putrefaction

    46

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Every 5 sec, your next melee ability applies Liquefying Ooze, dealing 2,331 Nature damage over 30 sec. Liquefying Ooze stacks up to 3 times. Stacking does not refresh the duration.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Salvaged Fusion Amplifier item icon.
    S

    Salvaged Fusion Amplifier

    33

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Use: Empower your weapons for 20 sec, causing your attacks to have a very high chance to deal 1,894 Arcane damage. (1 Min 30 Sec Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  3. Titanic Ocular Gland item icon.
    T

    Titanic Ocular Gland

    11

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Equip: While your health is above 50% you are judged Worthy, increasing your highest secondary stat by 132. While your health is below 50% you are judged Unworthy, decreasing your highest secondary stat by 132.
    Rank Mythic

  4. Shadowgrasp Totem item icon.
    S

    Shadowgrasp Totem

    7

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Use: Drop a Shadowgrasp Totem at your feet for 15 sec that harvests your target, inflicting 951 Shadow damage every 0.9 sec. Each time a target dies while affected by Shadowgrasp Totem, you are healed for 3,097 and this cooldown is reduced by 15 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  5. Decanter of Endless Howling item icon.
    D

    Decanter of Endless Howling

    2

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +115 critical-strike
    Effects
    Equip: Your critical hits have a chance to increase your Agility by 307 for 15 sec. If you are below 50% health when this occurs, you also heal for 6,478 over 6 sec.
    Rank Mythic

Gems

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

  1. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    102

    +16 Versatility

  2. Deadly Jewel Cluster icon.
    D

    Deadly Jewel Cluster

    94

    +16 Critical Strike

  3. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    39

    +16 Mastery

  4. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    5

    +16 Haste

  5. Leviathan's Eye of Agility icon.
    L

    Leviathan's Eye of Agility

    1

    +7 Agility

Domination Shards

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

  1. Portentous Shard of Cor icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Cor

    50

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

  2. Portentous Shard of Bek icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Bek

    49

    Your damage is increased by 3.0% when you have 50% or more health than your target.

  3. Portentous Shard of Dyz icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Dyz

    47

    Damaging a target increases your damage done to that target by 0.50% for 4 sec, stacking up to 3 times.

  4. Portentous Shard of Kyr icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Kyr

    33

    Gain 1,346 Absorb every 5 sec, up to a cap of 6,734.

  5. Portentous Shard of Tel icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Tel

    14

    Your critical hits cause a nearby ally to absorb the next 348 damage dealt to them within 6 sec.

Back Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    38

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

  2. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    5

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

  3. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    5

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

Chest Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    38

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

    12

    Enchanted: Eternal Skirmish

Wrist Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing

    26

    Enchanted: Shaded Hearthing

Hands Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    12

    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 Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    47

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

Ring Enchantment

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

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

    45

    Enchanted: +16 Critical Strike

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    38

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    15

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

Main Hand Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    46

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

  2. Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force

    4

    Enchanted: Lightless Force

Off Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Subtlety Rogues in Mythic+, 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 Mythic+, the talents to use are:

    1. Premeditation talent icon.
      P
      26

      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
      24

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

    1. Shadow Focus talent icon.
      S
      50

      Shadow Focus

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

    2. Nightstalker talent icon.
      N
      0

      Nightstalker

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

    3. Subterfuge talent icon.
      S
      0

      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.

    1. Deeper Stratagem talent icon.
      D
      50

      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. Vigor talent icon.
      V
      0

      Vigor

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

    3. Marked for Death talent icon.
      M
      0

      Marked for Death

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

    1. Cheat Death talent icon.
      C
      49

      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.

    2. Soothing Darkness talent icon.
      S
      1

      Soothing Darkness

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

    3. Elusiveness talent icon.
      E
      0

      Elusiveness

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

    1. Shot in the Dark talent icon.
      S
      21

      Shot in the Dark

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

    2. Night Terrors talent icon.
      N
      19

      Night Terrors

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

    3. Prey on the Weak talent icon.
      P
      10

      Prey on the Weak

      Enemies disabled by your Cheap Shot or Kidney Shot take 10% increased damage from all sources for 6 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. Shuriken Tornado talent icon.
      S
      45

      Shuriken Tornado

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

    2. Master of Shadows talent icon.
      M
      4

      Master of Shadows

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

    3. Secret Technique talent icon.
      S
      1

      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 : 542 total damage 2 points: 1,057 total damage 3 points: 1,557 total damage 4 points: 2,107 total damage 5 points: 2,668 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 Mythic+, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Smoke Bomb PvP talent icon.
    S

    Smoke Bomb

    36

  2. Shadowy Duel PvP talent icon.
    S

    Shadowy Duel

    33

  3. Maneuverability PvP talent icon.
    M

    Maneuverability

    21

  4. Dagger in the Dark PvP talent icon.
    D

    Dagger in the Dark

    14

  5. Dismantle PvP talent icon.
    D

    Dismantle

    11

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
3
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
1
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
0
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
46
Vent

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

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

Soulbind

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

  1. Theotar The Mad Duke icon.
    T

    Theotar The Mad Duke

    46

    The traits to use with Theotar The Mad Duke are:

    1. 46

      Party Favors

    2. 46

      Soothing Shade

    3. 46

      Token of Appreciation

    4. 42

      Life is but an Appetizer

    5. 31

      Leisurely Gait

    6. 27

      Exquisite Ingredients

    7. 19

      Life of the Party

    8. 15

      Watch the Shoes!

    9. 4

      It's Always Tea Time

  2. Kleia icon.
    K

    Kleia

    3

    The traits to use with Kleia are:

    1. 3

      Cleansing Rites

    2. 3

      Light the Path

    3. 3

      Mentorship

    4. 3

      Pointed Courage

    5. 3

      Spear of the Archon

    6. 3

      Valiant Strikes

  3. Bonesmith Heirmir icon.
    B

    Bonesmith Heirmir

    1

    The traits to use with Bonesmith Heirmir are:

    1. 1

      Carver's Eye

    2. 1

      Forgeborne Reveries

    3. 1

      Heirmir's Arsenal: Gorestompers

    4. 1

      Mnemonic Equipment

    5. 1

      Resourceful Fleshcrafting

    6. 1

      Runeforged Spurs

potency conduits

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

  1. Deeper Daggers conduit icon.
    D

    Deeper Daggers

    50

  2. Lashing Scars conduit icon.
    L

    Lashing Scars

    46

  3. Stiletto Staccato conduit icon.
    S

    Stiletto Staccato

    41

endurance conduits

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

  1. Nimble Fingers conduit icon.
    N

    Nimble Fingers

    39

  2. Recuperator conduit icon.
    R

    Recuperator

    39

  3. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    26

finesse conduits

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

  1. Quick Decisions conduit icon.
    Q

    Quick Decisions

    30

  2. Prepared for All conduit icon.
    P

    Prepared for All

    5

  3. Rushed Setup conduit icon.
    R

    Rushed Setup

    3