Solo Shuffle Elemental Shaman

Elemental Shaman
Season 3
50 characters
2431 - 2792

This guide is dedicated to building a PvP Elemental Shaman equipped to prevail in Solo Shuffle in World of Warcraft Dragonflight 10.2.5. It is based on an analysis of the top 50 characters from Season 3 across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions, including Jaime from Kaelthas (US) — currently ranked as the best Elemental Shaman in Solo Shuffle.

The guide covers stat priority, the most effective races, widely used talents, the best equipment, as well as the ideal embellishments, enchantments, and gems for a Elemental Shaman. To ensure better accuracy, it checks each character's last time played, specialization usage frequency, and equipment type. Updated every 12 hours, it ensures the most current and effective builds are always at your fingertips.

Top Elemental Shamans

  1. 1
    Jaime
    Kaelthas (US)
    456 ilvl
    2792
  2. 2
    Zerilulu
    Ravencrest (EU)
    458 ilvl
    2767
  3. 3
    Swapxy
    Outland (EU)
    457 ilvl
    2754
  4. 4
    ßússýshøckër
    Area 52 (US)
    459 ilvl
    2734
  5. 5
    Jåime
    Ravencrest (EU)
    457 ilvl
    2729

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 Elemental Shaman Secondary and Minor stats for Solo Shuffle.

Secondary Stats
+763
9% Critical Strike
+5086
30% Haste
+1747
33% Mastery
+6155
30% Versatility
  1. Versatility
  2. Haste
  3. Mastery
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stats
+51
1% Avoidance
+48
1% Leech
+529
10% 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 Orc currently being the top race for Elemental Shamans in Solo Shuffle, here are the other races that also stand out due to their advantageous traits.

  1. Orc
    20
  2. Dark Iron Dwarf
    16
  3. Dwarf
    14

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 Shaman specializations. These talents provide foundational skills and enhancements that are essential and universal to the Shaman class. They offer a range of abilities that lay the groundwork for a Shaman'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.
Chain Heal
50
Lava Burst
50
Astral Shift
50
Chain Lightning
50
Wind Shear
50
Planes Traveler
47
Thunderous Paws
29
Frost Shock
50
Maelstrom Weapon
0
Earth Shield
50
Fire and Ice
50
Earth Elemental
48
Capacitor Totem
13
Ancestral Wolf Affinity
0
Brimming with Life
50
Elemental Orbit
50
Healing Stream Totem
49
Ancestral Defense
9
Tremor Totem
50
Static Charge
0
Greater Purge
50
Flurry
0
Swirling Currents
45
Cleanse Spirit
9
Earthgrab Totem
49
Hex
47
Nature's Fury
8
Surging Shields
50
Elemental Warding
16
Nature's Guardian
50
Voodoo Mastery
40
Winds of Al'Akir
1
Spiritwalker's Grace
0
Thunderstorm
50
Totemic Focus
21
Gust of Wind
40
Graceful Spirit
0
Ancestral Guidance
50
Totemic Projection
42
Totemic Surge
50
Go with the Flow
2
Mana Spring
0
Lightning Lasso
49
Poison Cleansing Totem
1
Totemic Recall
4
Nature's Swiftness
0
Stoneskin Totem
1
Call of the Elements
0

Specialization Talents

Specialization talents constitute a specialized tree, providing Elemental Shamans 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.
Earth Shock
50
Earthquake
50
Elemental Fury
50
Fire Elemental
50
Inundate
48
Focused Insight
42
Primordial Bond
50
Call of Thunder
0
Flow of Power
50
Lava Surge
50
Unrelenting Calamity
0
Icefury
50
Swelling Maelstrom
50
Echo of the Elements
0
Call of Fire
50
Stormkeeper
0
Flux Melting
44
Surge of Power
50
Flames of the Cauldron
50
Flash of Lightning
0
Eye of the Storm
50
Power of the Maelstrom
0
Master of the Elements
50
Improved Flametongue Weapon
50
Elemental Blast
0
Primordial Wave
50
Deeply Rooted Elements
50
Primal Elementalist
48
Echoes of Great Sundering
0
Elemental Equilibrium
37
Rolling Magma
50
Echo Chamber
3
Oath of the Far Seer
0
Magma Chamber
14
Searing Flames
46
Lightning Rod
0
Splintered Elements
50
Mountains Will Fall
0
Further Beyond
0
Windspeaker's Lava Resurgence
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 Elemental Shaman'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.
Static Field Totem
33
Traveling Storms
1
Skyfury Totem
9
Counterstrike Totem
0
Unleash Shield
13
Grounding Totem
43
Seasoned Winds
2
Volcanic Surge
0
Burrow
49

Equipment

Equipment directly determines a character's power level in World of Warcraft. These items are acquired from diverse sources: they can drop in dungeons and raids, be discovered across the world, be crafted through various professions, obtained from PvP vendors, or chosen as rewards from the Great Vault.

Each piece of equipment significantly boosts a character's overall strength and capabilities. Here are the top items for Elemental Shamans in Solo Shuffle, tailored for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Flame-Touched Helmet
    23
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Chain Faceguard
    15
  3. set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Jaws
    11
  4. Oscillating Wilderness Opticals
    1

Neck

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Necklace
    40
  2. Torc of Passed Time
    7
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Amulet
    3

Shoulders

  1. set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Companions
    40
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Chain Monnion
    8
  3. Flame-Touched Spaulders
    2

Back

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Drape
    41
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Shawl
    4
  3. Hellbloom Cloak
    3
  4. Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl
    2

Chest

  1. set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Harness
    50

Wrist

  1. Adaptive Dracothyst Armguards
    48
  2. set
    Hellbloom Armguards
    1
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Chain Bracers
    1

Hands

  1. set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Grips
    49
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Chain Handguards
    1

Waist

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Chain Belt
    44
  2. Greatwolf Outcast's Sigil Belt
    3
  3. set
    Hellbloom Cinch
    3

Legs

  1. set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Fur-Lined Kilt
    50

Feet

  1. Infurious Boots of Reprieve
    50

Rings

  1. Signet of Titanic Insight
    46
  2. Ring-Bound Hourglass
    35
  3. Verdant Gladiator's Ring
    15
  4. Verdant Gladiator's Signet
    4

Trinkets

  1. set
    Verdant Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity
    50
  2. set
    Verdant Gladiator's Medallion
    50

Main Hand

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Scepter
    43
  2. Hellbloom Dagger
    7

Off Hand

  1. Verdant Gladiator's Shield
    46
  2. Verdant Gladiator's Bulwark
    4

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 Elemental Shamans in Solo Shuffle.

  1. Mettle
    50
  2. Adaptive Stonescales
    48
  3. Blue Silken Lining
    1
  4. Precognition
    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 Elemental Shamans in Solo Shuffle, essential for optimizing combat effectiveness.

Back

  1. Homebound Speed
    41
  2. Graceful Avoidance
    5
  3. Regenerative Leech
    3

Chest

  1. Waking Stats
    50

Wrist

  1. +200 Speed
    42
  2. +200 Avoidance
    5
  3. +200 Leech
    3

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp
    38
  2. Shadowed Belt Clasp
    1

Legs

  1. Frozen Spellthread
    49
  2. Temporal Spellthread
    1

Feet

  1. Plainsrunner's Breeze
    44
  2. Plainsrunner's Breeze
    3
  3. Watcher's Loam
    3

Rings

  1. +82 Haste
    50
  2. +82 Versatility
    32
  3. +82 Mastery
    18

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion
    50

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 Elemental Shamans in Solo Shuffle.

  1. Energized Ysemerald
    188
  2. Energized Malygite
    70
  3. Zen Neltharite
    45
  4. Keen Neltharite
    32
  5. Fierce Illimited Diamond
    26