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Elemental Shaman PvP Guide For Solo Shuffle

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Elemental Shaman
Season 4
50 characters
2533 - 2827

Welcome to Murlok.io's Elemental Shaman PvP guide for Solo Shuffle in World of Warcraft. This guide lists the best stats, races, talents, gear, embellishments, enchantments, and gems for patch 10.2.7, based on the character builds of the Top 50 Elemental Shamans from Dragonflight Season 4 across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. This includes Swapxy (Wildhammer EU) , who is currently the highest-ranked with a rating of 2827.

Updated every 12 hours with the latest data from the Battle.net API , the guide also examines each character's last time played, specialization usage frequency, and equipment type to ensure greater accuracy.

Top Elemental Shamans

  1. 1
    Swapxy's character icon
    Swapxy
    Wildhammer (EU)
    500 ilvl
    2827
  2. 2
    Meatbeaterx's character icon
    Meatbeaterx
    Aggramar (US)
    503 ilvl
    2815
  3. 3
    Guzzelinare's character icon
    Guzzelinare
    Tarren Mill (EU)
    506 ilvl
    2796
  4. 4
    Haumx's character icon
    Haumx
    Blackrock (EU)
    495 ilvl
    2750
  5. 5
    Planetwaves's character icon
    Planetwaves
    Malganis (US)
    494 ilvl
    2739

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
+1165
11% Critical Strike
+4828
28% Haste
+3517
52% Mastery
+6770
33% Versatility
  1. Versatility
  2. Haste
  3. Mastery
  4. Critical Strike
Minor Stats
+103
1% Avoidance
+11
1% Leech
+514
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 race icon
    Orc
    30
  2. Dwarf race icon
    Dwarf
    13
  3. Dark Iron Dwarf race icon
    Dark Iron Dwarf
    5
  4. Kul Tiran race icon
    Kul Tiran
    1
  5. Tauren race icon
    Tauren
    1

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
48
Lava Burst
50
Astral Shift
50
Chain Lightning
50
Wind Shear
50
Planes Traveler
46
Thunderous Paws
30
Frost Shock
48
Maelstrom Weapon
0
Earth Shield
48
Fire and Ice
50
Earth Elemental
50
Capacitor Totem
13
Ancestral Wolf Affinity
1
Brimming with Life
50
Elemental Orbit
48
Healing Stream Totem
45
Ancestral Defense
12
Tremor Totem
47
Guardian's Cudgel
3
Greater Purge
48
Flurry
0
Swirling Currents
32
Cleanse Spirit
6
Earthgrab Totem
48
Hex
47
Nature's Fury
3
Surging Shields
48
Elemental Warding
24
Nature's Guardian
50
Voodoo Mastery
45
Winds of Al'Akir
2
Spiritwalker's Grace
2
Thunderstorm
50
Totemic Focus
23
Gust of Wind
46
Graceful Spirit
2
Ancestral Guidance
50
Totemic Projection
43
Totemic Surge
47
Go with the Flow
1
Mana Spring
0
Lightning Lasso
48
Poison Cleansing Totem
8
Totemic Recall
5
Nature's Swiftness
2
Stoneskin Totem
2
Call of the Elements
2

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
47
Focused Insight
46
Primordial Bond
50
Call of Thunder
2
Flow of Power
48
Lava Surge
50
Unrelenting Calamity
2
Icefury
48
Swelling Maelstrom
48
Echo of the Elements
3
Call of Fire
50
Stormkeeper
2
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
2
Master of the Elements
50
Improved Flametongue Weapon
50
Elemental Blast
0
Primordial Wave
50
Deeply Rooted Elements
50
Primal Elementalist
45
Echoes of Great Sundering
0
Elemental Equilibrium
46
Rolling Magma
50
Echo Chamber
4
Oath of the Far Seer
0
Magma Chamber
12
Searing Flames
38
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
37
Traveling Storms
0
Skyfury Totem
9
Counterstrike Totem
1
Unleash Shield
9
Grounding Totem
44
Seasoned Winds
3
Volcanic Surge
0
Burrow
47

Best In Slot And Gear

Gear consists of items that directly determine a character's power level. It can be acquired from diverse sources: dungeon, raid, world drops, crafted through various professions, obtained from PvP vendors, or chosen as rewards from the Great Vault.

Each piece of gear 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. Draconic Gladiator's Chain Faceguard item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Chain Faceguard
    33
  2. Flame-Touched Helmet item icon
    Flame-Touched Helmet
    7
  3. Greatwolf Outcast's Jaws item set icon
    set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Jaws
    6
  4. Draconic Gladiator's Chain Helm item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Chain Helm
    2
  5. Draconic Aspirant's Chain Headguard item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Chain Headguard
    1

Neck

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Necklace item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Necklace
    44
  2. Torc of Passed Time item icon
    Torc of Passed Time
    3
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Amulet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Amulet
    2
  4. Draconic Aspirant's Necklace item icon
    Draconic Aspirant's Necklace
    1

Shoulders

  1. Greatwolf Outcast's Companions item set icon
    set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Companions
    49
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Chain Monnion item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Chain Monnion
    1

Back

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Drape item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Drape
    47
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Shawl item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Shawl
    3

Chest

  1. Greatwolf Outcast's Harness item set icon
    set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Harness
    49
  2. Flame-Touched Chainmail item icon
    Flame-Touched Chainmail
    1

Wrist

  1. Adaptive Dracothyst Armguards item icon
    Adaptive Dracothyst Armguards
    44
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Chain Bracers item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Chain Bracers
    4
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Chain Wristguards item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Chain Wristguards
    2

Hands

  1. Greatwolf Outcast's Grips item set icon
    set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Grips
    47
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Chain Handguards item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Chain Handguards
    3

Waist

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Chain Belt item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Chain Belt
    48
  2. Draconic Warmonger's Cinch item set icon
    set
    Draconic Warmonger's Cinch
    1
  3. Flame-Touched Chain item icon
    Flame-Touched Chain
    1

Legs

  1. Greatwolf Outcast's Fur-Lined Kilt item set icon
    set
    Greatwolf Outcast's Fur-Lined Kilt
    49
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Chain Breeches item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Chain Breeches
    1

Feet

  1. Infurious Boots of Reprieve item icon
    Infurious Boots of Reprieve
    48
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Chain Boots item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Chain Boots
    1
  3. Flame-Touched Treads item icon
    Flame-Touched Treads
    1

Rings

  1. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    35
  2. Seal of Diurna's Chosen item icon
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen
    24
  3. Draconic Gladiator's Ring item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Ring
    17
  4. Signet of Titanic Insight item icon
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    10
  5. Draconic Gladiator's Signet item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Signet
    9

Trinkets

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Medallion item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Medallion
    50
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity
    49
  3. Draconic Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity item set icon
    set
    Draconic Aspirant's Insignia of Alacrity
    1

Main Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Scepter item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Scepter
    32
  2. Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno item icon
    Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno
    16
  3. Draconic Warmonger's Dagger item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Dagger
    2

Off Hand

  1. Draconic Gladiator's Shield item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Shield
    40
  2. Draconic Gladiator's Bulwark item icon
    Draconic Gladiator's Bulwark
    9
  3. Draconic Warmonger's Aegis item icon
    Draconic Warmonger's Aegis
    1

Antique Bronze Bullion

Antique Bronze Bullion serves as a specialized currency in Dragonflight Season 4, enabling players to purchase specific items. Each item costs 2 bullions and can be upgraded to its maximum Mythic level.

Given that the acquisition of bullions is limited to 1 per week from defeating raid bosses and 2 from the Weekly Mythic Dungeons quest reward when available, here are the best items to buy to maximize your limited bullions.

  1. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    29
  2. Seal of Diurna's Chosen item icon
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen
    22
  3. Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno item icon
    Vakash, the Shadowed Inferno
    15

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. Infurious Boots of Reprieve embellishment item icon
    Mettle
    48
  2. Adaptive Dracothyst Armguards embellishment item icon
    Adaptive Stonescales
    44
  3. Flame-Touched Helmet embellishment item icon
    Blue Silken Lining
    6

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.

Head

  1. Incandescent Essence enchantment icon
    Incandescent Essence
    4

Back

  1. Homebound Speed enchantment icon
    Homebound Speed
    38
  2. Graceful Avoidance enchantment icon
    Graceful Avoidance
    10
  3. +125 Speed enchantment icon
    +125 Speed
    2

Chest

  1. Waking Stats enchantment icon
    Waking Stats
    47
  2. Reserve of Intellect enchantment icon
    Reserve of Intellect
    3

Wrist

  1. +200 Speed enchantment icon
    +200 Speed
    38
  2. +200 Avoidance enchantment icon
    +200 Avoidance
    11
  3. +150 Speed enchantment icon
    +150 Speed
    1

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    39

Legs

  1. Frozen Spellthread enchantment icon
    Frozen Spellthread
    46
  2. Temporal Spellthread enchantment icon
    Temporal Spellthread
    4

Feet

  1. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    48
  2. Watcher's Loam enchantment icon
    Watcher's Loam
    2

Rings

  1. +82 Mastery enchantment icon
    +82 Mastery
    45
  2. +82 Haste enchantment icon
    +82 Haste
    38
  3. +82 Versatility enchantment icon
    +82 Versatility
    15

Main Hand

  1. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    42
  2. Wafting Devotion enchantment icon
    Wafting Devotion
    8

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. Keen Neltharite gem icon
    Keen Neltharite
    96
  2. Energized Ysemerald gem icon
    Energized Ysemerald
    69
  3. Zen Neltharite gem icon
    Zen Neltharite
    62
  4. Energized Malygite gem icon
    Energized Malygite
    61
  5. Keen Ysemerald gem icon
    Keen Ysemerald
    24