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Mythic+ Arms Warrior

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This is a guide about how to build Arms Warriors 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 Arms Warrior
Activity Mythic+
Number of players 50
Highest rating 2449
Lowest rating 2260

Stat Priority

+726
26% Crit
+606
18% Hast
+388
21% Mast
+285
7% Vers

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

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

Race

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

  1. Orc icon.
    O

    Orc

    14
  2. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    11
  3. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    7
  4. Tauren icon.
    T

    Tauren

    4
  5. Zandalari Troll icon.
    Z

    Zandalari Troll

    3

Legendary

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

  1. Enduring Blow legendary item icon.
    E

    Enduring Blow - Waist

    31

    Your Mortal Strike has a 25% chance to apply the Colossus Smash effect to your target for 6 sec.

  2. Signet of Tormented Kings legendary item icon.
    S

    Signet of Tormented Kings - Ring 2

    12

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

  3. Elysian Might legendary item icon.
    E

    Elysian Might - Legs

    6

    Spear of Bastion's duration is increased by 4 sec. While you remain within Spear of Bastion's area your critical strike damage is increased by 25%.

  4. Enduring Blow legendary item icon.
    E

    Enduring Blow - Head

    1

    Your Mortal Strike has a 25% chance to apply the Colossus Smash effect to your target for 6 sec.

Trinkets

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

  1. Overwhelming Power Crystal item icon.
    O

    Overwhelming Power Crystal

    37

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 strength
    Effects
    Use: Deploy a power crystal which beams arcane energy into you, inflicting 516 Arcane damage over 15 sec and granting you 541 Critical Strike for the duration. (1 Min 30 Sec Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  2. Phial of Putrefaction item icon.
    P

    Phial of Putrefaction

    19

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 strength
    Effects
    Equip: Every 5 sec, your next melee ability applies Liquefying Ooze, dealing 2,403 Nature damage over 30 sec. Liquefying Ooze stacks up to 3 times. Stacking does not refresh the duration.
    Rank Mythic

  3. Titanic Ocular Gland item icon.
    T

    Titanic Ocular Gland

    13

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 strength
    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. Inscrutable Quantum Device item icon.
    I

    Inscrutable Quantum Device

    9

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

  5. Old Warrior's Soul item icon.
    O

    Old Warrior's Soul

    8

    Ilvl 246
    Stats
    +93 strength
    Effects
    Equip: While in combat your rage builds, increasing your Haste by 43 every 20 sec, stacking up to 5 times.
    Equip: When a nearby ally's health drops below 50%, sacrifice 3,000 of your health to heal them for the same amount. May only occur every 1 min.
    Rank Heroic

Gems

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

  1. Deadly Jewel Cluster icon.
    D

    Deadly Jewel Cluster

    88

    +16 Critical Strike

  2. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    27

    +16 Haste

  3. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    8

    +16 Versatility

  4. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    1

    +16 Mastery

  5. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    1

    +5% Movement Speed

Domination Shards

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

  1. Foreboding Shard of Zed icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Zed

    19

    |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

  2. Foreboding Shard of Dyz icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Dyz

    18

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

  3. Portentous Shard of Dyz icon.
    P

    Portentous Shard of Dyz

    16

    |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 Bek icon.
    D

    Desolate Shard of Bek

    15

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

  5. Foreboding Shard of Oth icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Oth

    15

    |CFF20ff20Your Speed is increased by 45|R

Back Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    31

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

  2. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    11

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

  3. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    6

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

Chest Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    28

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Skirmish

    22

    Enchanted: Eternal Skirmish

Wrist Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Shaded Hearthing

    18

    Enchanted: Shaded Hearthing

  2. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    1

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    49

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

Feet Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    20

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

  2. Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Eternal Agility

    2

    Enchanted: +15 Agility

Ring Enchantment

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

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

    69

    Enchanted: +16 Critical Strike

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    22

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    8

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

Main Hand Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    38

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

  2. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    11

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

  3. Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Lightless Force

    1

    Enchanted: Lightless Force

Talents

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

    1. Sudden Death talent icon.
      S
      41

      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.

    2. Skullsplitter talent icon.
      S
      7

      Skullsplitter

      Bash an enemy's skull, dealing 954 Physical damage. Generates 20 Rage.

    3. War Machine talent icon.
      W
      2

      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.

    1. Double Time talent icon.
      D
      35

      Double Time

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

    2. Storm Bolt talent icon.
      S
      14

      Storm Bolt

      Hurls your weapon at an enemy, causing 150 Physical damage and stunning for 4 sec.

    3. Impending Victory talent icon.
      I
      1

      Impending Victory

      Instantly attack the target, causing 458 damage and healing you for 30% of your maximum health. Killing an enemy that yields experience or honor resets the cooldown of Impending Victory and makes it cost no Rage.

    1. Massacre talent icon.
      M
      26

      Massacre

      Execute is now usable on targets below 35% health.

    2. Rend talent icon.
      R
      23

      Rend

      Wounds the target, causing 297 Physical damage instantly and an additional 1,323 Bleed damage over 15 sec. Increases critical damage you deal to the enemy by 10%.

    3. Fervor of Battle talent icon.
      F
      1

      Fervor of Battle

      Whirlwind also Slams your primary target.

    1. Second Wind talent icon.
      S
      21

      Second Wind

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

    2. Bounding Stride talent icon.
      B
      17

      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.

    3. Defensive Stance talent icon.
      D
      12

      Defensive Stance

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

    1. Warbreaker talent icon.
      W
      47

      Warbreaker

      Smash the ground and shatter the armor of all enemies within 8 yds, dealing 1,704 Physical damage and increasing damage you deal to them by 30% for 10 sec.

    2. Collateral Damage talent icon.
      C
      3

      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.

    3. Cleave talent icon.
      C
      0

      Cleave

      Strikes up to 5 enemies in front of you for 646 Physical damage, inflicting Deep Wounds. Cleave will consume your Overpower effect to deal increased damage.

    1. Avatar talent 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.

    2. In For The Kill talent 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.

    3. Deadly Calm talent icon.
      D
      0

      Deadly Calm

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

    1. Dreadnaught talent icon.
      D
      50

      Dreadnaught

      Overpower has 2 charges and causes a seismic wave, dealing 425 damage to up to 5 enemies in a 10 yd line.

    2. Anger Management talent icon.
      A
      0

      Anger Management

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

    3. Ravager talent icon.
      R
      0

      Ravager

      Throws a whirling weapon at the target location that chases nearby enemies, inflicting 2,331 Physical damage and applying Deep Wounds to up to 8 enemies over 11.1 sec. Generates 7 Rage each time it deals damage.

PvP Talents

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

  1. Sharpen Blade PvP talent icon.
    S

    Sharpen Blade

    45

  2. Death Sentence PvP talent icon.
    D

    Death Sentence

    33

  3. Storm of Destruction PvP talent icon.
    S

    Storm of Destruction

    26

  4. Disarm PvP talent icon.
    D

    Disarm

    20

  5. Master and Commander PvP talent icon.
    M

    Master and Commander

    12

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
13
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
0
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
37
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
0
Vent

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

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

Soulbind

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

  1. Korayn icon.
    K

    Korayn

    20

    The traits to use with Korayn are:

    1. 20

      First Strike

    2. 20

      Horn of the Wild Hunt

    3. 20

      Wild Hunt Tactics

    4. 16

      Hunt's Exhilaration

    5. 11

      Get In Formation

    6. 9

      Vorkai Sharpening Techniques

    7. 4

      Vorkai Ambush

  2. Niya icon.
    N

    Niya

    12

    The traits to use with Niya are:

    1. 12

      Grove Invigoration

    2. 12

      Run Without Tiring

    3. 11

      Niya's Tools: Burrs

    4. 7

      Survivor's Rally

    5. 7

      Swift Patrol

    6. 5

      Called Shot

    7. 5

      Nature's Splendor

    8. 1

      Niya's Tools: Poison

  3. Kleia icon.
    K

    Kleia

    10

    The traits to use with Kleia are:

    1. 10

      Mentorship

    2. 10

      Spear of the Archon

    3. 10

      Valiant Strikes

    4. 9

      Cleansing Rites

    5. 9

      Light the Path

    6. 8

      Pointed Courage

    7. 2

      Bearer's Pursuit

    8. 1

      Ever Forward

  4. Dreamweaver icon.
    D

    Dreamweaver

    5

    The traits to use with Dreamweaver are:

    1. 5

      Dream Delver

    2. 5

      Field of Blossoms

    3. 5

      Podtender

    4. 5

      Social Butterfly

    5. 5

      Waking Dreams

    6. 4

      Somnambulist

    7. 1

      Faerie Dust

  5. Forgelite Prime Mikanikos icon.
    F

    Forgelite Prime Mikanikos

    2

    The traits to use with Forgelite Prime Mikanikos are:

    1. 2

      Bron's Call to Action

    2. 2

      Forgelite Filter

    3. 2

      Hammer of Genesis

    4. 2

      Soulglow Spectrometer

    5. 1

      Regenerating Materials

    6. 1

      Resilient Plumage

potency conduits

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

  1. Crash the Ramparts conduit icon.
    C

    Crash the Ramparts

    49

  2. Mortal Combo conduit icon.
    M

    Mortal Combo

    30

  3. Ashen Juggernaut conduit icon.
    A

    Ashen Juggernaut

    9

endurance conduits

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

  1. Stalwart Guardian conduit icon.
    S

    Stalwart Guardian

    48

  2. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    41

  3. Fueled by Violence conduit icon.
    F

    Fueled by Violence

    17

finesse conduits

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

  1. Inspiring Presence conduit icon.
    I

    Inspiring Presence

    47

  2. Disturb the Peace conduit icon.
    D

    Disturb the Peace

    14

  3. Safeguard conduit icon.
    S

    Safeguard

    14