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Mythic+ Enhancement Shaman

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This is a guide about how to build Enhancement Shamans 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 Enhancement Shaman
Activity Mythic+
Number of players 50
Highest rating 2593
Lowest rating 2220

Stat Priority

+498
24% Crit
+850
26% Hast
+309
34% Mast
+374
9% Vers

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

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

Race

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

  1. Orc icon.
    O

    Orc

    13
  2. Troll icon.
    T

    Troll

    12
  3. Draenei icon.
    D

    Draenei

    6
  4. Tauren icon.
    T

    Tauren

    6
  5. Dwarf icon.
    D

    Dwarf

    6

Legendary

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

  1. Doom Winds legendary item icon.
    D

    Doom Winds - Back

    24

    Dropping Windfury Totem grants you 100% chance to gain Windfury Weapon and increases Windfury Weapon damage by 25% for 12 sec. This can only occur once every 1 min.

  2. Witch Doctor's Wolf Bones legendary item icon.
    W

    Witch Doctor's Wolf Bones - Ring 2

    13

    Increases the chance to gain a stack of Maelstrom Weapon by 3%, and whenever you gain a stack of Maelstrom Weapon, the cooldown of Feral Spirits is reduced by 2.0 sec.

  3. Doom Winds legendary item icon.
    D

    Doom Winds - Head

    8

    Dropping Windfury Totem grants you 100% chance to gain Windfury Weapon and increases Windfury Weapon damage by 25% for 12 sec. This can only occur once every 1 min.

  4. Witch Doctor's Wolf Bones legendary item icon.
    W

    Witch Doctor's Wolf Bones - Shoulders

    2

    Increases the chance to gain a stack of Maelstrom Weapon by 3%, and whenever you gain a stack of Maelstrom Weapon, the cooldown of Feral Spirits is reduced by 2.0 sec.

  5. Seeds of Rampant Growth legendary item icon.
    S

    Seeds of Rampant Growth - Hands

    1

    Each pulse of Fae Transfusion's damage effect reduces the cooldown of Feral Spirit by 9.0 sec and increases your critical strike chance by 4% for 15 sec.

Trinkets

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

  1. Phial of Putrefaction item icon.
    P

    Phial of Putrefaction

    35

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Equip: Every 5 sec, your next melee ability applies Liquefying Ooze, dealing 2,529 Nature damage over 30 sec. Liquefying Ooze stacks up to 3 times. Stacking does not refresh the duration.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Inscrutable Quantum Device item icon.
    I

    Inscrutable Quantum Device

    23

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 agility
    Effects
    Use: ??? (3 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  3. Titanic Ocular Gland item icon.
    T

    Titanic Ocular Gland

    16

    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. Salvaged Fusion Amplifier item icon.
    S

    Salvaged Fusion Amplifier

    6

    Ilvl 239
    Stats
    +87 agility
    Effects
    Use: Empower your weapons for 20 sec, causing your attacks to have a very high chance to deal 1,567 Arcane damage. (1 Min 30 Sec Cooldown)
    Rank Heroic

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

    Unchained Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

    5

    Ilvl 239
    Stats
    +108 critical-strike
    Effects
    Use: Increases primary stat by 230 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Rival

Gems

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

  1. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    59

    +16 Haste

  2. Deadly Jewel Cluster icon.
    D

    Deadly Jewel Cluster

    13

    +16 Critical Strike

  3. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    10

    +16 Mastery

  4. Leviathan's Eye of Agility icon.
    L

    Leviathan's Eye of Agility

    4

    +7 Agility

  5. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    3

    +16 Versatility

Domination Shards

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

  1. Foreboding Shard of Dyz icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Dyz

    20

    |CFF20ff20Damaging a target increases your damage done to that target by 0.44% for 4 sec, stacking up to 3 times.|R

  2. Foreboding Shard of Zed icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Zed

    15

    |CFF20ff20Your helpful spells and abilities have a chance to grant your target an Unholy Aura, draining 297 health from nearby enemies every 2 sec for 10 sec.|R

  3. Portentous Shard of Dyz icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Dyz

    11

    |CFF20ff20Damaging a target increases your damage done to that target by 0.50% for 4 sec, stacking up to 3 times.|R

  4. Desolate Shard of Cor icon.
    D

    Desolate Shard of Cor

    9

    |CFF20ff20Your damage is increased by 2.25% for 20 sec after attacking an enemy you have not yet damaged.|R

  5. Desolate Shard of Bek icon.
    D

    Desolate Shard of Bek

    9

    |CFF20ff20Your damage is increased by 2.3% when you have 50% or more health than your target.|R

Back Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    25

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

  2. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    14

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

  3. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    5

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

Chest Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    31

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

    17

    Enchanted: Eternal Skirmish

  3. Enchant Chest - Eternal Insight enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Insight

    1

    Enchanted: Eternal Insight

Wrist Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    27

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

  2. Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing

    2

    Enchanted: Shaded Hearthing

Hands Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    8

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

  2. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    2

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

Feet Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Enhancement Shamans in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    45

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

  2. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    1

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

Ring Enchantment

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

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    71

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

    14

    Enchanted: +16 Critical Strike

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    9

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

Main Hand Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    49

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

Off Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Enhancement Shamans in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Off Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    45

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

  2. Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force

    6

    Enchanted: Lightless Force

Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Enhancement Shamans in Mythic+, the talents to use are:

    1. Forceful Winds talent icon.
      F
      36

      Forceful Winds

      Windfury causes each successive Windfury attack within 15 sec to increase the damage of Windfury by 35%, stacking up to 5 times.

    2. Elemental Blast talent icon.
      E
      14

      Elemental Blast

      Harnesses the raw power of the elements, dealing 1,323 Elemental damage and increasing your Critical Strike or Haste by 3% or Mastery by 6% for 10 sec.

    3. Lashing Flames talent icon.
      L
      0

      Lashing Flames

      Lava Lash now increases the damage of Flame Shock on its target by 100% for 20 sec.

    1. Stormflurry talent icon.
      S
      36

      Stormflurry

      Stormstrike has a 25% chance to strike the target an additional time for 40% of normal damage. This effect can chain off of itself.

    2. Hot Hand talent icon.
      H
      14

      Hot Hand

      Melee auto-attacks with Flametongue Weapon active have a 5% chance to reduce the cooldown of Lava Lash by 75% and increase the damage of Lava Lash by 100% for 8 sec.

    3. Ice Strike talent icon.
      I
      0

      Ice Strike

      Strike your target with an icy blade, dealing 1,349 Frost damage and snaring them by 50% for 6 sec. Successful Ice Strikes reset the cooldown of your Flame Shock and Frost Shock spells.

    1. Spirit Wolf talent icon.
      S
      35

      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.

    2. Earth Shield talent icon.
      E
      9

      Earth Shield

      Protects the target with an earthen shield, increasing your healing on them by 20% and healing them for 627 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.

    3. Static Charge talent icon.
      S
      6

      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. Elemental Assault talent icon.
      E
      33

      Elemental Assault

      Stormstrike damage is increased by 15%, and Stormstrike now generates 1 stack of Maelstrom Weapon.

    2. Hailstorm talent icon.
      H
      17

      Hailstorm

      Each stack of Maelstrom Weapon consumed increases the damage of your next Frost Shock by 15%, and causes your next Frost Shock to hit 1 additional target per Maelstrom Weapon stack consumed.

    3. Fire Nova talent icon.
      F
      0

      Fire Nova

      Erupt a burst of fiery damage from all targets affected by your Flame Shock, dealing 489 Fire damage to up to 6 targets within 8 yds of your Flame Shock targets.

    1. Nature's Guardian talent icon.
      N
      26

      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. Feral Lunge talent icon.
      F
      19

      Feral Lunge

      Lunge at your enemy as a ghostly wolf, biting them to deal 79 Physical damage.

    3. Wind Rush Totem talent icon.
      W
      5

      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. Sundering talent icon.
      S
      50

      Sundering

      Shatters a line of earth in front of you with your main hand weapon, causing 1,604 Flamestrike damage and Incapacitating any enemy hit for 2 sec.

    2. Crashing Storm talent icon.
      C
      0

      Crashing Storm

      Crash Lightning also electrifies the ground, leaving an electrical field behind which damages enemies within it for 216 Nature damage over 6 sec.

    3. Stormkeeper talent icon.
      S
      0

      Stormkeeper

      Charge yourself with lightning, causing your next 2 Chain Lightnings to deal 300% more damage and be instant cast.

    1. Ascendance talent icon.
      A
      35

      Ascendance

      Transform into an Air Ascendant for 15 sec, immediately dealing 2,829 Nature damage to any enemy within 8 yds, reducing the cooldown and cost of Stormstrike by 66%, and transforming your auto attack and Stormstrike into Wind attacks which bypass armor and have a 30 yd range.

    2. Elemental Spirits talent icon.
      E
      15

      Elemental Spirits

      Reduces the cooldown of Feral Spirit by 30 sec and causes your Feral Spirits to be imbued with Fire, Frost, or Lightning, enhancing your abilities.

    3. Earthen Spike talent icon.
      E
      0

      Earthen Spike

      Summons an Earthen Spike under an enemy, dealing 945 Physical damage and increasing Physical and Nature damage you deal to the target by 20% for 10 sec.

PvP Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Enhancement Shamans in Mythic+, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Shamanism PvP talent icon.
    S

    Shamanism

    35

  2. Swelling Waves PvP talent icon.
    S

    Swelling Waves

    28

  3. Grounding Totem PvP talent icon.
    G

    Grounding Totem

    22

  4. Ride the Lightning PvP talent icon.
    R

    Ride the Lightning

    22

  5. Counterstrike Totem PvP talent icon.
    C

    Counterstrike Totem

    10

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
4
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
1
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
31
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
14
Vent

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

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

Soulbind

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

  1. Korayn icon.
    K

    Korayn

    16

    The traits to use with Korayn are:

    1. 16

      First Strike

    2. 16

      Horn of the Wild Hunt

    3. 16

      Wild Hunt Tactics

    4. 14

      Hunt's Exhilaration

    5. 10

      Get In Formation

    6. 6

      Vorkai Sharpening Techniques

    7. 2

      Vorkai Ambush

  2. Niya icon.
    N

    Niya

    14

    The traits to use with Niya are:

    1. 14

      Grove Invigoration

    2. 14

      Niya's Tools: Burrs

    3. 14

      Run Without Tiring

    4. 9

      Survivor's Rally

    5. 9

      Swift Patrol

    6. 5

      Called Shot

    7. 5

      Nature's Splendor

  3. Nadjia The Mistblade icon.
    N

    Nadjia The Mistblade

    12

    The traits to use with Nadjia The Mistblade are:

    1. 12

      Agent of Chaos

    2. 12

      Friends in Low Places

    3. 12

      Thrill Seeker

    4. 10

      Dauntless Duelist

    5. 8

      Sinful Preservation

    6. 4

      Nimble Steps

    7. 1

      Exacting Preparation

    8. 1

      Familiar Predicaments

  4. Forgelite Prime Mikanikos icon.
    F

    Forgelite Prime Mikanikos

    3

    The traits to use with Forgelite Prime Mikanikos are:

    1. 3

      Bron's Call to Action

    2. 3

      Forgelite Filter

    3. 3

      Hammer of Genesis

    4. 3

      Soulglow Spectrometer

    5. 2

      Regenerating Materials

    6. 1

      Resilient Plumage

  5. 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: Marrowed Gemstone

    4. 1

      Resourceful Fleshcrafting

    5. 1

      Runeforged Spurs

potency conduits

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

  1. Unruly Winds conduit icon.
    U

    Unruly Winds

    34

  2. Focused Lightning conduit icon.
    F

    Focused Lightning

    29

  3. Essential Extraction conduit icon.
    E

    Essential Extraction

    16

endurance conduits

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

  1. Vital Accretion conduit icon.
    V

    Vital Accretion

    41

  2. Refreshing Waters conduit icon.
    R

    Refreshing Waters

    31

  3. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    23

finesse conduits

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

  1. Thunderous Paws conduit icon.
    T

    Thunderous Paws

    41

  2. Totemic Surge conduit icon.
    T

    Totemic Surge

    27

  3. Spiritual Resonance conduit icon.
    S

    Spiritual Resonance

    16