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3v3 Arms Warrior

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Guide info

This guide is about how to build Arms Warriors for 3V3. Each section enumerates what are the most used stats, items, or skills by the highest rated players. It is updated every day.

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Class Arms Warrior
Activity 3V3
Number of players 50
Highest rating 3310
Lowest rating 2946

Stats priority

+152
9% Crit
+429
13% Hast
+106
12% Mast
+1280
32% Vers

The stats to prioritize on gear. Based on stat bonuses observed on the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Versatility > Haste > Critical Strike > Mastery

Legendary items

The legendary items to use. Based on the legendary items observed on the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Unhinged icon.
U

Unhinged - Hands

20

While Bladestorm is active, you automatically cast a total of 2 Mortal Strikes at random nearby enemies.

Exploiter icon.
E

Exploiter - Shoulders

11

Condemn causes the target to take 18% more damage from your next Mortal Strike, stacking up to 2 times.

Sephuz's Proclamation icon.
S

Sephuz's Proclamation - Chest

7

Reduce the effectiveness of crowd controlling effects by 10%. Successfully applying a loss of control effect to an enemy, interrupting an enemy, or dispelling any target will increase all your secondary stats by 80 for 15 sec. This effect cannot occur more than once every 30 seconds.

Unhinged icon.
U

Unhinged - Wrist

5

While Bladestorm is active, you automatically cast a total of 2 Mortal Strikes at random nearby enemies.

Signet of Tormented Kings icon.
S

Signet of Tormented Kings - Ring 1

5

Activating Bladestorm, Recklessness, or Avatar randomly casts one of the other two abilities at reduced effectiveness.

Trinkets

The trinkets to use. Based on the trinkets observed on the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Sinful Gladiator's Medallion icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Medallion

37

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 strength
Effects
Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Duelist

Sinful Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

34

Ilvl 226
Stats
+100 haste
Effects
Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 60 primary stat for 20 sec.
Rank Elite

Sinful Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Badge of Ferocity

10

Ilvl 226
Stats
+100 critical-strike
Effects
Use: Increases primary stat by 99 for 15 sec. (1 Min Cooldown)
Rank Elite

Sinful Gladiator's Emblem icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Emblem

7

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 strength
Effects
Use: Increases maximum health by 7,531 for 20 sec. (2 Min Cooldown)
Rank Duelist

Sinful Gladiator's Relentless Brooch icon.
S

Sinful Gladiator's Relentless Brooch

5

Ilvl 226
Stats
+77 strength
Effects
Equip: Duration of incoming crowd control effects reduced by 20%. Does not stack with similar effects.
Rank Duelist

Gems

The gems to socket into equipment pieces. Based on the gems observed on the equipment of the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
V

Versatile Jewel Cluster

125

+16 Versatility

Deadly Jewel Cluster icon.
D

Deadly Jewel Cluster

9

+16 Critical Strike

Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
Q

Quick Jewel Cluster

7

+16 Haste

Straddling Sage Agate icon.
S

Straddling Sage Agate

5

+5% Movement Speed

Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
S

Straddling Jewel Doublet

3

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

Back enchantments

The enchantments to use on the back slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed icon.
E

Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

42

Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 20 and your Speed by 30.

Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality icon.
E

Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

8

Permanently enchants a cloak to increase your Stamina by 30.

Chest enchantments

The enchantments to use on the chest slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats icon.
E

Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

45

Permanently enchants a chest piece to increase primary stats by 30.

Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish icon.
E

Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

4

Permanently enchants your chest to increase your Strength or Agility by 20 and give your auto-attacks and auto-shots a chance to deal additional shadow damage.

Wrist enchantments

The enchantments to use on the wrist slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing icon.
E

Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing

12

Permanently enchants bracers to reduce the cooldown of your Hearthstone by 5 minutes while in the Shadowlands.

Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect icon.
E

Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

1

Permanently enchants bracers to increase your Intellect by 15.

Hands enchantments

The enchantments to use on the hands slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength icon.
E

Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

48

Permanently enchants gloves to increase your Strength by 15.

Feet enchantments

The enchantments to use on the feet slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility icon.
E

Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

8

Permanently enchants boots to increase your Agility by 15.

Enchant Boots - Speed of Soul icon.
E

Enchant Boots - Speed of Soul

3

Permanently enchants boots to reduce your falling damage by 10%.

Rings enchantments

The enchantments to use on the ring slots. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility icon.
E

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

95

Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Versatility by 16.

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike icon.
E

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

3

Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Critical Strike by 16.

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste icon.
E

Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

2

Permanently enchants a ring to increase your Haste by 16.

Main Hand enchantments

The enchantments to use on the main-hand slot. Based on the enchantments observed on the equipment of the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation icon.
E

Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

49

Permanently enchants a weapon to sometimes cause your attacks to reveal the sins of your target, causing them to suffer an additional 6% damage from you for 10 sec.

Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance icon.
E

Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

1

Permanently enchants a weapon to sometimes increase your primary stat by 5% when attacking, or using spells and abilities.

Talents

The talents to use. Based on the talents observed on the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

War Machine icon.
W
0

War Machine

Your auto attacks generate 10% more Rage. Killing an enemy instantly generates 10 Rage, and increases your movement speed by 30% for 8 sec.

Sudden Death icon.
S
50

Sudden Death

Your attacks have a chance to make your next Execute cost no Rage, be usable on any target regardless of their health, and deal damage as if you spent 40 Rage.

Skullsplitter icon.
S
0

Skullsplitter

Bash an enemy's skull, dealing 940 Physical damage. Generates 20 Rage.

Double Time icon.
D
2

Double Time

Increases the maximum number of charges on Charge by 1, and reduces its cooldown by 3 sec.

Impending Victory icon.
I
0

Impending Victory

Instantly attack the target, causing 461 damage and healing you for 30% of your maximum health. Killing an enemy that yields experience or honor resets the cooldown of Impending Victory.

Storm Bolt icon.
S
48

Storm Bolt

Hurls your weapon at an enemy, causing 151 Physical damage and stunning for 4 sec.

Massacre icon.
M
50

Massacre

Execute is now usable on targets below 35% health.

Fervor of Battle icon.
F
0

Fervor of Battle

Whirlwind also Slams your primary target.

Rend icon.
R
0

Rend

Wounds the target, causing 302 Physical damage instantly and an additional 1,319 Bleed damage over 15 sec. Increases critical damage you deal to the enemy by 10%.

Second Wind icon.
S
6

Second Wind

Restores 6% health every 1 sec when you have not taken damage for 5 sec.

Bounding Stride icon.
B
0

Bounding Stride

Reduces the cooldown on Heroic Leap by 15 sec, and Heroic Leap now also increases your run speed by 70% for 3 sec.

Defensive Stance icon.
D
44

Defensive Stance

A defensive combat state that reduces all damage you take by 20%, and all damage you deal by 10%. Lasts until cancelled.

Collateral Damage icon.
C
0

Collateral Damage

When Sweeping Strikes ends, your next Whirlwind deals 25% increased damage for each ability used during Sweeping Strikes that damaged a second target.

Warbreaker icon.
W
50

Warbreaker

Smash the ground and shatter the armor of all enemies within 8 yds, dealing 1,637 Physical damage and increasing damage you deal to them by 30% for 10 sec.

Cleave icon.
C
0

Cleave

Strikes up to 5 enemies in front of you for 645 Physical damage, inflicting Deep Wounds. Cleave will consume your Overpower effect to deal increased damage.

In For The Kill icon.
I
0

In For The Kill

Colossus Smash increases your Haste by 10%, or by 20% if the target is below 20% health. Lasts 10 sec.

Avatar icon.
A
50

Avatar

Transform into a colossus for 20 sec, causing you to deal 20% increased damage and removing all roots and snares. Generates 20 Rage.

Deadly Calm icon.
D
0

Deadly Calm

Reduces the Rage cost of your next 4 abilities by 100%. Passive: Your maximum Rage is increased by 30.

Anger Management icon.
A
4

Anger Management

Every 20 Rage you spend reduces the remaining cooldown on Colossus Smash and Bladestorm by 1 sec.

Dreadnaught icon.
D
45

Dreadnaught

Overpower has 2 charges and causes a seismic wave, dealing 427 damage to up to 5 enemies in a 10 yd line.

Ravager icon.
R
1

Ravager

Throws a whirling weapon at the target location that chases nearby enemies, inflicting 2,352 Physical damage and applying Deep Wounds to up to 8 enemies over 11.2 sec. Generates 7 Rage each time it deals damage.

PvP Talents

The PvP talents to pick. Based on the PvP talents observed on the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Sharpen Blade icon.
S

Sharpen Blade

43

When activated, your next Mortal Strike will deal 15% increased damage and reduce healing taken by 50% for 6 sec.

Death Sentence icon.
D

Death Sentence

35

Execute now has a 15 yard range, causing you to charge to targets when used.

Storm of Destruction icon.
S

Storm of Destruction

31

Reduces the cooldown of Bladestorm by 33%, and Bladestorm now also applies Mortal Wound to all targets you hit.

War Banner icon.
W

War Banner

16

You throw down a war banner at your feet, rallying your allies. Increases movement speed by 30% and reduces the duration of all incoming crowd control effects by 50% to all allies within 30 yards of the war banner. Lasts 15 sec.

Disarm icon.
D

Disarm

13

Disarm the enemy's weapons and shield for 6 sec. Disarmed creatures deal significantly reduced damage.

Covenants

19
Kyrian icon.
K
Kyria
0
Necrolord icon.
N
Necro
0
Night Fae icon.
N
Night
31
Venthyr icon.
V
Venth

The covenants to pick. Based on the covenants picked by the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Venthyr > Kyrian > Necrolord > Night Fae

Soulbinds

The soulbinds to pick. Based on the soulbinds picked by the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Nadjia The Mistblade icon.
N

Nadjia The Mistblade

27

27

Agent of Chaos

Door of Shadows disorients all nearby enemies at the target location for 6 sec when you appear.

27

Friends in Low Places

You loot 20% more Infused Rubies, and dredgers throughout Revendreth offer you an expanded selection of goods.

27

Thrill Seeker

While in combat, you gain a stack of Thrill Seeker every 2 sec, or 4 stacks on killing an enemy. At 40 stacks Thrill Seeker is consumed to grant you Euphoria, increasing your Haste by 20% for 10 sec. Thrill Seeker decays rapidly while you are not in combat.

17

Familiar Predicaments

The duration of incoming interrupt, snare, and root effects are reduced by 25%.

8

Dauntless Duelist

The first enemy you damage in combat is marked as your Adversary. You deal 3% more damage to them, and they deal 1.5% less damage to you. You may only have one Adversary at a time.

Pelagos icon.
P

Pelagos

18

18

Combat Meditation

Radiant Spark increases your Mastery by 350 for 10.0 sec and occasionally expels Sorrowful Memories. Walking through Sorrowful Memories extends this effect by 3.0 sec. Combat Meditation may only occur once every 1 min.

18

Focusing Mantra

Defeating an enemy lowers the cooldown on your Phial of Serenity by 1 sec.

18

Let Go of the Past

Using a spell or ability reduces your magic damage taken by 1% for 6 sec. Using another spell or ability increases this amount by 1% when it is not a repeat of the previous spell or ability, stacking to 3%.

13

Cleansed Vestments

You have a chance to obtain cleansed cloth and enchanting materials when you kill an enemy that yields experience or honor.

5

Bond of Friendship

Defeating an enemy reduces the cooldown on your steward's non-Phial services by 30 sec.

General Draven icon.
G

General Draven

4

4

Enduring Gloom

Door of Shadows grants you a shield that absorbs damage equal to 15% of your maximum health. Lasts 8 sec.

4

Service In Stone

Damage taken below 40% health is reduced by 10%. Upon death you leave a stone husk behind which shatters after 3 sec, inflicting 100% of your maximum health in damage split among nearby enemies, and healing for 100% of your maximum health split among nearby allies.

2

Built for War

While you are above 80% health you gain 1% Intellect every 3 sec, stacking up to 4 times. If you fall below 50% health, this effect is lost.

2

Expedition Leader

Leaving a resting area increases your mounted speed by 10%, and your out of combat regeneration by 100%. Lasts 10 min, and completing a World Quest refreshes the duration.

2

Superior Tactics

Successfully interrupting an enemy or dispelling an ally increases your critical strike chance by 10% for 10 sec. This may only occur once every 30 sec.

2

Unbreakable Body

Your equipment takes 50% less durability damage from death.

Forgelite Prime Mikanikos icon.
F

Forgelite Prime Mikanikos

1

1

Bron's Call to Action

After using 90 damaging or healing spells and abilities, your next spell or ability summons Bron, who knocks enemies back on arrival and then attacks and heals your targets for 30 sec.

1

Forgelite Filter

When reduced below 35% health, your Phial of Serenity automatically heals you and consumes a charge.

1

Regenerating Materials

Casting or receiving healing has a chance to improve the remaining durability on your armor.

1

Sparkling Driftglobe Core

When reduced below 35% health, you stun nearby enemies for 3 sec. This effect may only occur once every 45 sec.

potency conduits

The potency conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Mortal Combo icon.
M

Mortal Combo

43

Mortal Strike has a 16.0% chance to trigger a second Mortal Strike.

Crash the Ramparts icon.
C

Crash the Ramparts

42

Overpower deals 15.3% increased damage.

Piercing Verdict icon.
P

Piercing Verdict

1

Spear of Bastion's instant damage and Rage generation are increased by 40%.

endurance conduits

The endurance conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Stalwart Guardian icon.
S

Stalwart Guardian

49

The cooldown of Die by the Sword is reduced by 34 sec.

Brutal Vitality icon.
B

Brutal Vitality

4

9.6% of damage you deal adds to your active Ignore Pain.

finesse conduits

The finesse conduits to pick. Based on the conduits observed on the 50 highest rated Arms Warriors in 3V3.

Safeguard icon.
S

Safeguard

41

Intervene reduces damage taken by the target by 15%.

Inspiring Presence icon.
I

Inspiring Presence

16

Rallying Cry's duration and health granted are increased by 34%.

Disturb the Peace icon.
D

Disturb the Peace

2

Piercing Howl's cooldown is reduced by 7 sec.

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