3v3 Elemental Shaman

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This is a guide about how to build Elemental Shamans 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 Elemental Shaman
Activity 3v3
Number of players 40
Highest rating 3246
Lowest rating 2057

Stat Priority

+219
11% Crit
+564
17% Hast
+82
19% Mast
+1413
35% Vers

Based on the average stat bonuses observed on the gear of the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the stat priority is:

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

Race

Based on the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the character races to choose are:

  1. Orc icon.
    O

    Orc

    34
  2. Dark Iron Dwarf icon.
    D

    Dark Iron Dwarf

    4
  3. Dwarf icon.
    D

    Dwarf

    2

Legendary

Based on the gear observed on the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the legendary items to use are:

  1. Skybreaker's Fiery Demise legendary item icon.
    S

    Skybreaker's Fiery Demise - Chest

    16

    Flame Shock damage over time critical strikes reduce the cooldown of Fire Elemental by 1.0 sec, and Flame Shock has a 50% increased critical strike chance.

  2. Skybreaker's Fiery Demise legendary item icon.
    S

    Skybreaker's Fiery Demise - Ring 2

    12

    Flame Shock damage over time critical strikes reduce the cooldown of Fire Elemental by 1.0 sec, and Flame Shock has a 50% increased critical strike chance.

  3. Raging Vesper Vortex legendary item icon.
    R

    Raging Vesper Vortex - Feet

    5

    When 3 charges of Vesper Totem are consumed, Vesper Totem will radiate a 15 yd burst of 7,813 Arcane damage and 2,842 healing.

  4. Deeptremor Stone legendary item icon.
    D

    Deeptremor Stone - Waist

    2

    Earth Elemental has a permanent Earthquake attached to it.

  5. Elemental Equilibrium legendary item icon.
    E

    Elemental Equilibrium - Legs

    2

    Dealing direct Fire, Frost, and Nature damage within 10 sec will increase all damage dealt by 15% for 10 sec. This can only occur once every 30 sec.

Trinkets

Based on the gear observed on the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the trinkets to use are:

  1. Unchained Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    U

    Unchained Gladiator's Medallion

    36

    Ilvl 249
    Stats
    +96 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Elite

  2. Unchained Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item icon.
    U

    Unchained Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

    19

    Ilvl 249
    Stats
    +113 haste
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 213 primary stat for 20 sec.
    Rank Elite

  3. Unchained Gladiator's Emblem item icon.
    U

    Unchained Gladiator's Emblem

    11

    Ilvl 249
    Stats
    +96 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Increases maximum health by 15,579 for 15 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Elite

  4. Unchained Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity item icon.
    U

    Unchained Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

    9

    Ilvl 249
    Stats
    +113 critical-strike
    +51 speed
    Effects
    Use: Increases primary stat by 253 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Elite

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

    Unchained Gladiator's Shackles of Malediction

    4

    Ilvl 246
    Stats
    +93 intellect
    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

Gems

Based on the sockets observed on the 40 highest Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the gems to use are:

  1. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    100

    +16 Versatility

  2. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    48

    +16 Haste

  3. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    25

    +16 Mastery

  4. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    15

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

  5. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    8

    +5% Movement Speed

Domination Shards

Based on the sockets observed on the 40 highest Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the domination shards to use are:

  1. Portentous Shard of Dyz icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Dyz

    1

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

  2. Portentous Shard of Kyr icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Kyr

    1

    Gain 1,771 Absorb every 5 sec, up to a cap of 6,734.

Back Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Back item are:

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    35

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    3

    Enchanted: +30 Stamina

  3. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    1

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

Chest Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Chest item are:

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    34

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds

    6

    Enchanted: +20 Intellect & +6% Mana

Wrist Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Wrist item are:

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    39

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Hands item are:

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    7

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

  2. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    4

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

Feet Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    8

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

  2. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    5

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans 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

    40

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    30

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    5

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

Main Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Main Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    39

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

  2. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    1

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

Talents

Based on the talents observed on 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the talents to use are:

    1. Echo of the Elements talent icon.
      E
      38

      Echo of the Elements

      Lava Burst now has 2 charges. Effects that reset its remaining cooldown will instead grant 1 charge.

    2. Earthen Rage talent icon.
      E
      2

      Earthen Rage

      Your damaging spells incite the earth around you to come to your aid for 6 sec, repeatedly dealing 141 Nature damage to your most recently attacked target.

    3. Static Discharge talent icon.
      S
      0

      Static Discharge

      Discharge excess energy from your Lightning Shield, dealing 241 Nature damage to an enemy within 40 yds every 0.5 sec for 3 sec. Targets with your Flame Shock on them are preferred.

    1. Echoing Shock talent icon.
      E
      35

      Echoing Shock

      Shock the target for 688 Elemental damage and create an ancestral echo, causing your next damage or healing spell to be cast a second time 1.0 sec later for free.

    2. Aftershock talent icon.
      A
      5

      Aftershock

      Earth Shock and Earthquake have a 25% chance to refund all Maelstrom spent.

    3. Elemental Blast talent icon.
      E
      0

      Elemental Blast

      Harnesses the raw power of the elements, dealing 1,422 Elemental damage and increasing your Critical Strike or Haste by 3% or Mastery by 6% for 10 sec. Generates 30 Maelstrom.

    1. Earth Shield talent icon.
      E
      33

      Earth Shield

      Protects the target with an earthen shield, increasing your healing on them by 20% and healing them for 746 when they take damage. This heal can only occur once every few seconds. Maximum 9 charges. Earth Shield can only be placed on one target at a time. Only one Elemental Shield can be active on the Shaman at a time.

    2. Spirit Wolf talent icon.
      S
      7

      Spirit Wolf

      While transformed into a Ghost Wolf, you gain 5% increased movement speed and 5% damage reduction every 1 sec, stacking up to 4 times.

    3. Static Charge talent icon.
      S
      0

      Static Charge

      Reduces the cooldown of Capacitor Totem by 5 sec for each enemy it stuns, up to a maximum reduction of 20 sec.

    1. Master of the Elements talent icon.
      M
      37

      Master of the Elements

      Casting Lava Burst increases the damage of your next Nature, Physical, or Frost spell by 20%.

    2. Storm Elemental talent icon.
      S
      3

      Storm Elemental

      Calls forth a Greater Storm Elemental to hurl gusts of wind that damage the Shaman's enemies for 30 sec. While the Storm Elemental is active, each time you cast Lightning Bolt or Chain Lightning, the cast time of Lightning Bolt and Chain Lightning is reduced by 3%, stacking up to 20 times.

    3. Liquid Magma Totem talent icon.
      L
      0

      Liquid Magma Totem

      Summons a totem at the target location for 15 sec that hurls liquid magma at a random nearby target every 0.9 sec, dealing 157 Fire damage to all enemies within 8 yards.

    1. Nature's Guardian talent icon.
      N
      38

      Nature's Guardian

      When your health is brought below 35%, you instantly heal for 20% of your maximum health. Cannot occur more than once every 45 sec.

    2. Ancestral Guidance talent icon.
      A
      2

      Ancestral Guidance

      For the next 10 sec, 25% of your damage and healing is converted to healing on up to 3 nearby injured party or raid members.

    3. Wind Rush Totem talent icon.
      W
      0

      Wind Rush Totem

      Summons a totem at the target location for 15 sec, continually granting all allies who pass within 10 yards 60% increased movement speed for 5 sec.

    1. Primal Elementalist talent icon.
      P
      40

      Primal Elementalist

      Your Earth, Fire, and Storm Elementals are drawn from primal elementals 80% more powerful than regular elementals, with additional abilities, and you gain direct control over them.

    2. Surge of Power talent icon.
      S
      0

      Surge of Power

      Casting Earth Shock also enhances your next spell cast within 15 sec: Flame Shock: The next cast also applies Flame Shock to 1 additional target within 8 yards of the target. Lightning Bolt: Your next cast will cause an additional 1-3 Elemental Overloads. Lava Burst: Reduces the cooldown of your Fire Elemental by 6.0 sec. Frost Shock: Freezes the target in place for 6 sec.

    3. Icefury talent icon.
      I
      0

      Icefury

      Hurls frigid ice at the target, dealing 862 Frost damage and causing your next 4 Frost Shocks to deal 300% increased damage and generate 8 Maelstrom. Generates 25 Maelstrom.

    1. Stormkeeper talent icon.
      S
      40

      Stormkeeper

      Charge yourself with lightning, causing your next 2 Lightning Bolts to deal 150% more damage, and also causes your next 2 Lightning Bolts or Chain Lightnings to be instant cast and trigger an Elemental Overload on every target.

    2. Unlimited Power talent icon.
      U
      0

      Unlimited Power

      When your spells cause an elemental overload, you gain 2% Haste for 10 sec. Gaining a stack does not refresh the duration.

    3. Ascendance talent icon.
      A
      0

      Ascendance

      Transform into a Flame Ascendant for 15 sec, replacing Chain Lightning with Lava Beam, removing the cooldown on Lava Burst, and increasing the damage of Lava Burst by an amount equal to your critical strike chance. When you transform into the Flame Ascendant, instantly cast a Lava Burst at all enemies affected by your Flame Shock, and refresh your Flame Shock durations to 18 sec.

PvP Talents

Based on the talents observed on 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Lightning Lasso PvP talent icon.
    L

    Lightning Lasso

    39

  2. Grounding Totem PvP talent icon.
    G

    Grounding Totem

    36

  3. Control of Lava PvP talent icon.
    C

    Control of Lava

    30

  4. Skyfury Totem PvP talent icon.
    S

    Skyfury Totem

    12

  5. Counterstrike Totem PvP talent icon.
    C

    Counterstrike Totem

    1

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
2
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
37
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
1
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
0
Vent

Based on the covenants chosen by the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the covenants to pick are:

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

Soulbind

Based on the covenants chosen by the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the soulbinds to pick are:

  1. Plague Deviser Marileth icon.
    P

    Plague Deviser Marileth

    32

    The traits to use with Plague Deviser Marileth are:

    1. 32

      Ooz's Frictionless Coating

    2. 32

      Ultimate Form

    3. 32

      Volatile Solvent

    4. 31

      Kevin's Oozeling

    5. 26

      Viscous Trail

    6. 25

      Plagueborn Cleansing Slime

    7. 7

      Kevin's Keyring

    8. 6

      Undulating Maneuvers

  2. Bonesmith Heirmir icon.
    B

    Bonesmith Heirmir

    4

    The traits to use with Bonesmith Heirmir are:

    1. 4

      Carver's Eye

    2. 4

      Forgeborne Reveries

    3. 4

      Mnemonic Equipment

    4. 4

      Resourceful Fleshcrafting

    5. 3

      Runeforged Spurs

    6. 2

      Heirmir's Arsenal: Gorestompers

    7. 2

      Heirmir's Arsenal: Marrowed Gemstone

    8. 1

      Bonesmith's Satchel

  3. Kleia icon.
    K

    Kleia

    2

    The traits to use with Kleia are:

    1. 2

      Cleansing Rites

    2. 2

      Light the Path

    3. 2

      Mentorship

    4. 2

      Pointed Courage

    5. 2

      Valiant Strikes

    6. 1

      Hope Springs Eternal

    7. 1

      Spear of the Archon

  4. Emeni icon.
    E

    Emeni

    1

    The traits to use with Emeni are:

    1. 1

      Cartilaginous Legs

    2. 1

      Emeni's Magnificent Skin

    3. 1

      Gristled Toes

    4. 1

      Lead by Example

    5. 1

      Pustule Eruption

    6. 1

      Sole Slough

  5. Niya icon.
    N

    Niya

    1

    The traits to use with Niya are:

    1. 1

      Bonded Hearts

    2. 1

      Called Shot

    3. 1

      Grove Invigoration

    4. 1

      Nature's Splendor

    5. 1

      Niya's Tools: Poison

    6. 1

      Run Without Tiring

potency conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the potency conduits to use are:

  1. Tumbling Waves conduit icon.
    T

    Tumbling Waves

    37

  2. Call of Flame conduit icon.
    C

    Call of Flame

    31

  3. Swirling Currents conduit icon.
    S

    Swirling Currents

    25

endurance conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the endurance conduits to use are:

  1. Vital Accretion conduit icon.
    V

    Vital Accretion

    39

  2. Refreshing Waters conduit icon.
    R

    Refreshing Waters

    33

  3. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    15

finesse conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 40 highest rated Elemental Shamans in 3v3, the finesse conduits to use are:

  1. Thunderous Paws conduit icon.
    T

    Thunderous Paws

    16

  2. Totemic Surge conduit icon.
    T

    Totemic Surge

    16

  3. Crippling Hex conduit icon.
    C

    Crippling Hex

    2