3v3 Demonology Warlock

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This is a guide about how to build Demonology Warlocks 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 Demonology Warlock
Activity 3v3
Number of players 50
Highest rating 2315
Lowest rating 2023

Stat Priority

+80
7% Crit
+1184
35% Hast
+233
21% Mast
+1169
29% Vers

Based on the average stat bonuses observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the stat priority is:

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

Race

Based on the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the character races to choose are:

  1. Orc icon.
    O

    Orc

    32
  2. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    15
  3. Goblin icon.
    G

    Goblin

    1
  4. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    1
  5. Gnome icon.
    G

    Gnome

    1

Legendary

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the legendary items to use are:

  1. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Feet

    35

    Gain the legendary effect of Decaying Soul Satchel: Each target affected by Soul Rot increases your haste and critical strike chance by 5% for 8 sec.

  2. Grim Inquisitor's Dread Calling legendary item icon.
    G

    Grim Inquisitor's Dread Calling - Neck

    28

    Each Soul Shard spent on Hand of Gul'dan increases the damage of your next Call Dreadstalkers by 4%.

  3. Grim Inquisitor's Dread Calling legendary item icon.
    G

    Grim Inquisitor's Dread Calling - Wrist

    17

    Each Soul Shard spent on Hand of Gul'dan increases the damage of your next Call Dreadstalkers by 4%.

  4. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Ring

    7

    Gain the legendary effect of Decaying Soul Satchel: Each target affected by Soul Rot increases your haste and critical strike chance by 5% for 8 sec.

  5. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Waist

    4

    Gain the legendary effect of Decaying Soul Satchel: Each target affected by Soul Rot increases your haste and critical strike chance by 5% for 8 sec.

Trinkets

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the trinkets to use are:

  1. Cosmic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

    35

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +126 haste
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 272 primary stat for 20 sec.
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  2. Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion

    33

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  3. Cosmic Gladiator's Relentless Brooch item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Relentless Brooch

    10

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: Duration of incoming crowd control effects reduced by 20%. Does not stack with similar effects.
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  4. Eternal Aspirant's Badge of Ferocity item icon.
    E

    Eternal Aspirant's Badge of Ferocity

    5

    Ilvl 268
    Stats
    +123 haste
    Effects
    Use: Increases primary stat by 302 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.

  5. Cosmic Gladiator's Eternal Aegis item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Eternal Aegis

    4

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Activate the defenses, absorbing 50% of all Magic damage taken, up to 24,700, persisting for 15 sec. Cosmic damage is fully absorbed. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 500 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

Tier Set

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the tier set items to use are:

  1. Robes of the Demon Star item icon.
    R

    Robes of the Demon Star

    49

    Ilvl 298
    Stats
    +159 intellect
    +353 stamina
    +135 haste
    +59 mastery
    Set
    Set: Call Dreadstalkers has a 100% chance to summon an additional Dreadstalker.
    Set: Your Hand of Gul'dan has a 15% chance per Soul Shard to summon a Malicious Imp. When slain, Malicious Imp will either deal 2,775 Fire damage to all nearby enemies of your Implosion or deal it to your current target.
    Rank Duelist

  2. Mantle of the Demon Star item icon.
    M

    Mantle of the Demon Star

    47

    Ilvl 298
    Stats
    +119 intellect
    +265 stamina
    +95 versatility
    +50 mastery
    Set
    Set: Call Dreadstalkers has a 100% chance to summon an additional Dreadstalker.
    Set: Your Hand of Gul'dan has a 15% chance per Soul Shard to summon a Malicious Imp. When slain, Malicious Imp will either deal 2,664 Fire damage to all nearby enemies of your Implosion or deal it to your current target.
    Rank Duelist

  3. Horns of the Demon Star item icon.
    H

    Horns of the Demon Star

    45

    Ilvl 298
    Stats
    +159 intellect
    +353 stamina
    +83 haste
    +111 mastery
    Set
    Set: Call Dreadstalkers has a 100% chance to summon an additional Dreadstalker.
    Set: Your Hand of Gul'dan has a 15% chance per Soul Shard to summon a Malicious Imp. When slain, Malicious Imp will either deal 2,962 Fire damage to all nearby enemies of your Implosion or deal it to your current target.
    Rank Duelist

  4. Grasps of the Demon Star item icon.
    G

    Grasps of the Demon Star

    37

    Ilvl 298
    Stats
    +119 intellect
    +265 stamina
    +42 critical-strike
    +103 haste
    Set
    Set: Call Dreadstalkers has a 100% chance to summon an additional Dreadstalker.
    Set: Your Hand of Gul'dan has a 15% chance per Soul Shard to summon a Malicious Imp. When slain, Malicious Imp will either deal 2,700 Fire damage to all nearby enemies of your Implosion or deal it to your current target.
    Rank Duelist

  5. Leggings of the Demon Star item icon.
    L

    Leggings of the Demon Star

    15

    Ilvl 304
    Stats
    +168 intellect
    +379 stamina
    +129 critical-strike
    +69 versatility
    Set
    Set: Call Dreadstalkers has a 100% chance to summon an additional Dreadstalker.
    Set: Your Hand of Gul'dan has a 15% chance per Soul Shard to summon a Malicious Imp. When slain, Malicious Imp will either deal 2,790 Fire damage to all nearby enemies of your Implosion or deal it to your current target.
    Rank Fated Mythic

Gems

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the gems to use are:

  1. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    204

    +16 Haste

  2. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    30

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

  3. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    15

    +5% Movement Speed

  4. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    13

    +16 Versatility

  5. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    4

    +16 Mastery

Back Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Back item are:

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    49

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    1

    Enchanted: +30 Stamina

Chest Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Chest item are:

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    46

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

Wrist Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Wrist item are:

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    49

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Hands item are:

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    4

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

  2. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    1

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

Feet Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    5

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Ring items are:

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    91

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    7

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    2

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

Main Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Main Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    28

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

  2. Enchant Weapon - Ascended Vigor enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Ascended Vigor

    22

    Enchanted: Ascended Vigor

Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the talents to use are:

    1. Dreadlash talent icon.
      D
      50

      Dreadlash

      When your Dreadstalkers charge into battle, their Dreadbite attack now hits all targets within 8 yards and deals 25% more damage.

    2. Bilescourge Bombers talent icon.
      B
      0

      Bilescourge Bombers

      Tear open a portal to the nether above the target location, from which several Bilescourge will pour out of and crash into the ground over 6 sec, dealing 293 Shadow damage to all enemies within 8 yards.

    3. Demonic Strength talent icon.
      D
      0

      Demonic Strength

      Infuse your Felguard with demonic strength and command it to charge your target and unleash a Felstorm that will deal 400% increased damage.

    1. Doom talent icon.
      D
      42

      Doom

      Inflicts impending doom upon the target, causing 1,809 Shadow damage after 18.7 sec. Doom damage generates 1 Soul Shard.

    2. Power Siphon talent icon.
      P
      7

      Power Siphon

      Instantly sacrifice up to 2 Wild Imps, generating 2 charges of Demonic Core that cause Demonbolt to deal 30% additional damage.

    3. Demonic Calling talent icon.
      D
      1

      Demonic Calling

      Shadow Bolt and Demonbolt have a 20% chance to make your next Call Dreadstalkers cost 2 fewer Soul Shards and have no cast time.

    1. Demon Skin talent icon.
      D
      48

      Demon Skin

      Your Soul Leech absorption now passively recharges at a rate of 0.5% of maximum health every 1 sec, and may now absorb up to 15% of maximum health.

    2. Dark Pact talent icon.
      D
      2

      Dark Pact

      Sacrifices 20% of your current health to shield you for 250% of the sacrificed health plus an additional 4,895 for 20 sec. Usable while suffering from control impairing effects.

    3. Burning Rush talent icon.
      B
      0

      Burning Rush

      Increases your movement speed by 50%, but also damages you for 4% of your maximum health every 1 sec. Movement impairing effects may not reduce you below 100% of normal movement speed. Lasts until canceled.

    1. From the Shadows talent icon.
      F
      50

      From the Shadows

      Dreadbite causes the target to take 20% additional Shadowflame damage from you for the next 12 sec.

    2. Soul Strike talent icon.
      S
      0

      Soul Strike

      Command your Felguard to strike into the soul of its enemy, dealing 840 Shadow damage. Generates 1 Soul Shard.

    3. Summon Vilefiend talent icon.
      S
      0

      Summon Vilefiend

      Summon a Vilefiend to fight for you for the next 15 sec.

    1. Mortal Coil talent icon.
      M
      49

      Mortal Coil

      Horrifies an enemy target into fleeing, incapacitating for 3 sec and healing you for 20% of maximum health.

    2. Howl of Terror talent icon.
      H
      1

      Howl of Terror

      Let loose a terrifying howl, causing 5 enemies within 10 yds to flee in fear, disorienting them for 20 sec. Damage may cancel the effect.

    3. Darkfury talent icon.
      D
      0

      Darkfury

      Reduces the cooldown of Shadowfury by 15 sec and increases its radius by 2 yards.

    1. Grimoire: Felguard talent icon.
      G
      43

      Grimoire: Felguard

      Summons a Felguard who attacks the target for 17 sec that deals 25% increased damage. This Felguard will stun their target when summoned.

    2. Inner Demons talent icon.
      I
      4

      Inner Demons

      You passively summon a Wild Imp to fight for you every 12 sec, and have a 10% chance to also summon an additional Demon to fight for you for 15 sec.

    3. Soul Conduit talent icon.
      S
      3

      Soul Conduit

      Every Soul Shard you spend has a 15% chance to be refunded.

    1. Demonic Consumption talent icon.
      D
      44

      Demonic Consumption

      Your Demon Commander now drains 12% of the life from your demon servants to empower himself.

    2. Sacrificed Souls talent icon.
      S
      6

      Sacrificed Souls

      Shadow Bolt and Demonbolt deal 4% additional damage per demon you have summoned.

    3. Nether Portal talent icon.
      N
      0

      Nether Portal

      Tear open a portal to the Twisting Nether for 15 sec. Every time you spend Soul Shards, you will also command demons from the Nether to come out and fight for you.

PvP Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Master Summoner PvP talent icon.
    M

    Master Summoner

    50

  2. Fel Obelisk PvP talent icon.
    F

    Fel Obelisk

    47

  3. Call Felhunter PvP talent icon.
    C

    Call Felhunter

    46

  4. Pleasure through Pain PvP talent icon.
    P

    Pleasure through Pain

    3

  5. Call Fel Lord PvP talent icon.
    C

    Call Fel Lord

    2

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
0
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
7
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
43
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
0
Vent

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the covenants to pick are:

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

Soulbind

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the soulbinds to pick are:

  1. Niya icon.
    N

    Niya

    42

    The traits to use with Niya are:

    1. 42

      Bonded Hearts

    2. 42

      Grove Invigoration

    3. 42

      Niya's Tools: Poison

    4. 42

      Run Without Tiring

    5. 42

      Survivor's Rally

    6. 24

      Swift Patrol

    7. 18

      Nature's Splendor

  2. Plague Deviser Marileth icon.
    P

    Plague Deviser Marileth

    6

    The traits to use with Plague Deviser Marileth are:

    1. 6

      Kevin's Oozeling

    2. 6

      Ooz's Frictionless Coating

    3. 6

      Ultimate Form

    4. 6

      Volatile Solvent

    5. 5

      Plagueborn Cleansing Slime

    6. 5

      Undulating Maneuvers

    7. 1

      Kevin's Keyring

    8. 1

      Viscous Trail

  3. Dreamweaver icon.
    D

    Dreamweaver

    1

    The traits to use with Dreamweaver are:

    1. 1

      Cunning Dreams

    2. 1

      Dream Delver

    3. 1

      Faerie Dust

    4. 1

      Field of Blossoms

    5. 1

      Podtender

    6. 1

      Soothing Voice

  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

      Resilient Stitching

potency conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the potency conduits to use are:

  1. Carnivorous Stalkers conduit icon.
    C

    Carnivorous Stalkers

    48

  2. Fel Commando conduit icon.
    F

    Fel Commando

    44

  3. Tyrant's Soul conduit icon.
    T

    Tyrant's Soul

    39

endurance conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the endurance conduits to use are:

  1. Resolute Barrier conduit icon.
    R

    Resolute Barrier

    46

  2. Accrued Vitality conduit icon.
    A

    Accrued Vitality

    4

  3. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    2

finesse conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Demonology Warlocks in 3v3, the finesse conduits to use are:

  1. Fel Celerity conduit icon.
    F

    Fel Celerity

    44

  2. Demonic Momentum conduit icon.
    D

    Demonic Momentum

    41

  3. Shade of Terror conduit icon.
    S

    Shade of Terror

    12