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Arms Warrior PvE Guide For Mythic+

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Arms Warrior
Season 4
50 characters
3342 - 3748

Welcome to Murlok.io's Arms Warrior PvE guide for Mythic+ 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 Arms Warriors from Dragonflight Season 4 across the US, EU, KR, and TW regions. This includes Critcake (Silvermoon EU) , who is currently the highest-ranked with a rating of 3748.

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 Arms Warriors

  1. 1
    Critcake's character icon
    Critcake
    Silvermoon (EU)
    529 ilvl
    3748
  2. 2
    Bizentein's character icon
    Bizentein
    Silvermoon (EU)
    527 ilvl
    3695
  3. 3
    Bobas's character icon
    Bobas
    Hyjal (US)
    528 ilvl
    3644
  4. 4
    Ascènt's character icon
    Ascènt
    Stormrage (US)
    528 ilvl
    3624
  5. 5
    Crymia's character icon
    Crymia
    Nemesis (EU)
    527 ilvl
    3619

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 Arms Warrior Secondary and Minor stats for Mythic+.

Secondary Stats
+4199
32% Critical Strike
+6238
39% Haste
+4496
38% Mastery
+3995
19% Versatility
  1. Haste
  2. Mastery
  3. Critical Strike
  4. Versatility
Minor Stats
+915
11% Avoidance
+200
6% Leech
+225
4% Speed
  1. Avoidance
  2. Speed
  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 Night Elf currently being the top race for Arms Warriors in Mythic+, here are the other races that also stand out due to their advantageous traits.

  1. Night Elf race icon
    Night Elf
    26
  2. Human race icon
    Human
    6
  3. Dwarf race icon
    Dwarf
    4
  4. Orc race icon
    Orc
    4
  5. Blood Elf race icon
    Blood Elf
    3

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 Warrior specializations. These talents provide foundational skills and enhancements that are essential and universal to the Warrior class. They offer a range of abilities that lay the groundwork for a Warrior'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.
Battle Stance
50
Defensive Stance
50
Berserker Rage
0
Impending Victory
50
War Machine
50
Intervene
1
Rallying Cry
49
Berserker Shout
0
Fast Footwork
50
Spell Reflection
50
Leeching Strikes
49
Second Wind
7
Frothing Berserker
34
Heroic Leap
50
Intimidating Shout
40
Thunder Clap
50
Furious Blows
50
Wrecking Throw
0
Crushing Force
0
Pain and Gain
50
Menace
1
Storm Bolt
42
Overwhelming Rage
50
Sidearm
49
Reinforced Plates
50
Bounding Stride
36
Blood and Thunder
50
Barbaric Training
49
Honed Reflexes
6
Bitter Immunity
0
Double Time
50
Titanic Throw
0
Seismic Reverberation
19
Armored to the Teeth
50
Wild Strikes
50
Two-Handed Weapon Specialization
50
Cruel Strikes
7
Endurance Training
41
Avatar
50
Thunderous Roar
50
Champion's Spear
0
Shockwave
1
Warlord's Torment
50
Uproar
47
Thunderous Words
50
Piercing Challenge
0
Champion's Might
0
Rumbling Earth
0
Sonic Boom
0

Specialization Talents

Specialization talents constitute a specialized tree, providing Arms Warriors 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.
Mortal Strike
50
Overpower
50
Martial Prowess
50
Die by the Sword
50
Improved Execute
50
Improved Overpower
50
Bloodsurge
0
Fueled by Violence
3
Ignore Pain
48
Sudden Death
50
Fervor of Battle
0
Tactician
50
Colossus Smash
50
Impale
50
Skullsplitter
0
Rend
50
Improved Slam
0
Anger Management
50
Exhilarating Blows
1
Strength of Arms
44
Cleave
47
Tide of Blood
0
Bloodborne
49
Dreadnaught
50
In For The Kill
48
Warbreaker
48
Massacre
11
Storm of Swords
50
Reaping Swings
0
Deft Experience
50
Valor in Victory
45
Critical Thinking
5
Battlelord
50
Bloodletting
50
Bladestorm
45
Sharpened Blades
50
Juggernaut
5
Fatality
2
Dance of Death
0
Hurricane
45
Merciless Bonegrinder
1
Executioner's Precision
49

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 Arms Warrior'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.
Master and Commander
7
Shadow of the Colossus
5
Storm of Destruction
27
War Banner
4
Sharpen Blade
39
Duel
0
Death Sentence
17
Disarm
15
Demolition
0
Warbringer
17
Rebound
2
Safeguard
0
Battlefield Commander
11

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 Arms Warriors in Mythic+, tailored for each equipment slot.

Head

  1. Thraexhelm of the Onyx Crucible item set icon
    set
    Thraexhelm of the Onyx Crucible
    46
  2. Battle-Ready Binoculars item icon
    Battle-Ready Binoculars
    1
  3. Emerald Guardian's Casque item icon
    Emerald Guardian's Casque
    1
  4. Gaze of the Living Quarry item icon
    Gaze of the Living Quarry
    1
  5. Primal Molten Helm item icon
    Primal Molten Helm
    1

Neck

  1. Torc of Passed Time item icon
    Torc of Passed Time
    41
  2. Bromach's Disentombed Locket item icon
    Bromach's Disentombed Locket
    3
  3. Elemental Lariat item icon
    Elemental Lariat
    2
  4. Ouroboreal Necklet item icon
    Ouroboreal Necklet
    2
  5. Terros's Captive Core item icon
    Terros's Captive Core
    1

Shoulders

  1. Pauldrons of the Onyx Crucible item set icon
    set
    Pauldrons of the Onyx Crucible
    47
  2. Pauldrons of Immutable Truth item icon
    Pauldrons of Immutable Truth
    1
  3. Scaldrons of Molten Might item icon
    Scaldrons of Molten Might
    1
  4. Shoulderplates of Planar Isolation item icon
    Shoulderplates of Planar Isolation
    1

Back

  1. Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl item icon
    Vibrant Wildercloth Shawl
    13
  2. Cloak of Lost Devotion item icon
    Cloak of Lost Devotion
    6
  3. Fireproof Drape item icon
    Fireproof Drape
    6
  4. Etchings of the Captive Revenant item icon
    Etchings of the Captive Revenant
    5
  5. Potion-Stained Cloak item icon
    Potion-Stained Cloak
    5

Chest

  1. Battlechest of the Onyx Crucible item set icon
    set
    Battlechest of the Onyx Crucible
    49
  2. Breastplate of Proven Knowledge item icon
    Breastplate of Proven Knowledge
    1

Wrist

  1. Allied Wristguard of Companionship item icon
    Allied Wristguard of Companionship
    17
  2. Primal Molten Vambraces item icon
    Primal Molten Vambraces
    14
  3. Difficult Wrist Protectors item icon
    Difficult Wrist Protectors
    4
  4. Bonds of Desperate Ascension item icon
    Bonds of Desperate Ascension
    3
  5. Manacles of Cruel Progress item icon
    Manacles of Cruel Progress
    3

Hands

  1. Handguards of the Onyx Crucible item set icon
    set
    Handguards of the Onyx Crucible
    48
  2. Forgemaster's Grips item icon
    Forgemaster's Grips
    1
  3. Primal Molten Gauntlets item icon
    Primal Molten Gauntlets
    1

Waist

  1. Seal of the Defiant Hordes item icon
    Seal of the Defiant Hordes
    9
  2. Insignia of the Onyx Crucible item icon
    Insignia of the Onyx Crucible
    7
  3. Primal Molten Greatbelt item icon
    Primal Molten Greatbelt
    7
  4. Trapmaster's Utility Belt item icon
    Trapmaster's Utility Belt
    6
  5. Recycled Golemskin Waistguard item icon
    Recycled Golemskin Waistguard
    5

Legs

  1. Legplates of the Onyx Crucible item set icon
    set
    Legplates of the Onyx Crucible
    29
  2. Obsidian Guard's Chausses item icon
    Obsidian Guard's Chausses
    9
  3. Frostfire Legguards of Preparation item icon
    Frostfire Legguards of Preparation
    4
  4. Drake Hunter's Greaves item icon
    Drake Hunter's Greaves
    3
  5. Fural's Blazing Faulds item icon
    Fural's Blazing Faulds
    2

Feet

  1. Ironstriders of the Onyx Crucible item icon
    Ironstriders of the Onyx Crucible
    15
  2. Primal Molten Sabatons item icon
    Primal Molten Sabatons
    11
  3. Sanctum Guard's Forgewalkers item icon
    Sanctum Guard's Forgewalkers
    10
  4. Spittle-Resistant Sollerets item icon
    Spittle-Resistant Sollerets
    4
  5. Scaleguard's Stalwart Greatboots item icon
    Scaleguard's Stalwart Greatboots
    3

Rings

  1. Seal of Diurna's Chosen item icon
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen
    49
  2. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    47
  3. Unstable Arcane Loop item icon
    Unstable Arcane Loop
    2
  4. Platinum Star Band item icon
    Platinum Star Band
    1
  5. Signet of Titanic Insight item icon
    Signet of Titanic Insight
    1

Trinkets

  1. Ominous Chromatic Essence item icon
    Ominous Chromatic Essence
    33
  2. Algeth'ar Puzzle Box item icon
    Algeth'ar Puzzle Box
    30
  3. Whispering Incarnate Icon item icon
    Whispering Incarnate Icon
    14
  4. Augury of the Primal Flame item icon
    Augury of the Primal Flame
    4
  5. Irideus Fragment item icon
    Irideus Fragment
    4

Main Hand

  1. Fyr'alath the Dreamrender item icon
    Fyr'alath the Dreamrender
    50

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. Fyr'alath the Dreamrender item icon
    Fyr'alath the Dreamrender
    50
  2. Seal of Diurna's Chosen item icon
    Seal of Diurna's Chosen
    49
  3. Seal of Filial Duty item icon
    Seal of Filial Duty
    47
  4. Ominous Chromatic Essence item icon
    Ominous Chromatic Essence
    33
  5. Whispering Incarnate Icon item icon
    Whispering Incarnate Icon
    13

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 Arms Warriors in Mythic+.

  1. Torc of Passed Time embellishment item icon
    Blue Silken Lining
    74
  2. Allied Wristguard of Companionship embellishment item icon
    Allied Wristgaurds Of Companionship
    17
  3. Frostfire Legguards of Preparation embellishment item icon
    Prepared Time
    4
  4. Elemental Lariat embellishment item icon
    Elemental Lariat
    2
  5. Primal Molten Sabatons embellishment item icon
    Roiling Shadowflame
    2

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 Arms Warriors in Mythic+, essential for optimizing combat effectiveness.

Head

  1. Incandescent Essence enchantment icon
    Incandescent Essence
    50

Back

  1. Graceful Avoidance enchantment icon
    Graceful Avoidance
    50

Chest

  1. Waking Stats enchantment icon
    Waking Stats
    47
  2. Sustained Strength enchantment icon
    Sustained Strength
    3

Wrist

  1. +200 Avoidance enchantment icon
    +200 Avoidance
    49
  2. +200 Leech enchantment icon
    +200 Leech
    1

Waist

  1. Shadowed Belt Clasp enchantment icon
    Shadowed Belt Clasp
    46

Legs

  1. Fierce Armor Kit enchantment icon
    Fierce Armor Kit
    24
  2. Frosted Armor Kit enchantment icon
    Frosted Armor Kit
    18
  3. Lambent Armor Kit enchantment icon
    Lambent Armor Kit
    8

Feet

  1. Watcher's Loam enchantment icon
    Watcher's Loam
    34
  2. Plainsrunner's Breeze enchantment icon
    Plainsrunner's Breeze
    16

Rings

  1. +82 Haste enchantment icon
    +82 Haste
    62
  2. +82 Versatility enchantment icon
    +82 Versatility
    19
  3. +82 Critical Strike enchantment icon
    +82 Critical Strike
    15

Main Hand

  1. Wafting Devotion enchantment icon
    Wafting Devotion
    47
  2. Sophic Devotion enchantment icon
    Sophic Devotion
    3

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 Arms Warriors in Mythic+.

  1. Crafty Ysemerald gem icon
    Crafty Ysemerald
    94
  2. Keen Ysemerald gem icon
    Keen Ysemerald
    46
  3. Energized Ysemerald gem icon
    Energized Ysemerald
    41
  4. Fierce Illimited Diamond gem icon
    Fierce Illimited Diamond
    35
  5. Radiant Malygite gem icon
    Radiant Malygite
    31