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Destal is a lost Combate rogue

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Ok I'm looking at Wow logs and I'm in the lower really lower percetile and I'm lost to why.

 

https://www.warcraftlogs.com/rankings/character/46432/latest

 

http://www.wow-heroes.com/character/us/Zul'jin/destal/

 

http://shadowcraft.mmo-mumble.com/us/zuljin/destal/#!/jVJtT8IwGPwv/dyQtnthzX1UQE0UYsQghJh1M+PNoW646a/3KQTXiTF2aXf39J7Lrd1MclatYxyGRSYHdITvUS8jyPy6IaYkgWoEOz+0a/f+SIxHgrBl8svY+cpB+x6noVqXjaklpgAGbdudHzjIaHLwXJNq7TnI1MCFu132QgeZLbX70NoJ6DnoJOBK0bHcNcQGbAleM0dAxNwCsURcOh5nDjKt86pW5w4yaWtvqcm635Cfd1ZtbiC3QUNOwm2mB0GtgyPfn4CCDvDHYFxwNmWcKSWVUIJQMRrDjFMUownMYkCTLmPRZ3z2XyEzNKWSQqgOoWw3BozxSZxYAc0em5OdPINEMKQYEhn9lXhAdGlT2XWIT0o3E1y2nzln8G0fQizRRQaFFHShVE0QUU1TLUCOmLAhnNA7RWY/YBOXT3nyQV/dER5ncfr++BK/xc8FxaRIgszlpIKc1FSIyis2/wI=

 

 

I use ambush reveling strike sinister strike and then keep up slice and dice and reveling strike then SS to 5 and Evis for rotation. Vanish for ambush when up. I was using killing spree after adrenaleine rush now i have reversed it.

 

Last time in LK when I posted my build was so bad I was thought a trol but no just a old man that is missing the fine points  having  a issue transfering from what i read to ingame.

 

 

 

 

 

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OK, I only looked at Hellfire Assault from Oct. 10th: https://www.warcraftlogs.com/reports/pJMvzYVFn34RAgKj#fight=2&type=damage-done&source=8

 

Slice 'n Dice Uptime: 59,01% should be close to 100%

Revealing Strike Uptime: 37,96% should be close to 100%

Blade Flurry Uptime: 8.24% in one of the most add heavy fights in the whole instance.

and it is not getting better in the other fights.

 

So you might want try to get your basics together, before anything else.

Edited by Rerox

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Ok man... I don't wanna seem blunt, but one big issue is your uptimes. Like... REALLY big.

 

You don't keep well your SnD active, and your Revealing Strike has a really low percentage of usage. Those are bread and butter for Combat. That's possibly why your DPS is low. Other minor issues are Vanish usage (you do use in few fights, but others you forget) and other things that are "passable".

 

Now, here to the solution: first, do you use any kind of tracker? This might GREATLY improve your performance, because you'll have a better visual aid of what you gotta track. Carrn has a thread with a good suite of trackers implemented in WeakAuras that are easy to set up (copypasta) and is well made. If you don't have those, you could give them a try.

 

Second, muscle memory. I don't know since when you play, but training in a dummy may also help you a bunch drilling down the rotation (or the need to use CDs and etc) in your muscles. Most of times, you react instinctively, so your muscles are faster than your brain - and you end up doing something you didn't really want to do. That's how your body works in any situation. Once you condition your body to respond to certain stimulations, you'll end up reacting the forthcoming situations accordingly.

 

As for last, but not least: play at your own pace. Watch, learn, and enjoy. Try changing your gamestyle, experiment new things. Soon enough you'll be topping the meters.

 

Hope it helps. =)

 

Edit: Someone posted first. Welp.

Edited by lipsinch

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Thank you to both of you. Its the one thing I was not looking at or understanding the importance of.

 

I do use ELVUI and had weak auras but went to the ELVUI only in the last expansion. will update the WA and try tonight.

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BTW Blunt is what I was hopping for and did up WA and working on it. I do see now what  I was missing the timing on. Hopefully  I get a N archi kill tonight.

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yes WA helped

and now closer to the listed dps in shadowcraft

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Edit: Someone posted first. Welp.

Yes but you made it sound much nicer ;-)

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Edit: Someone posted first. Welp.

Yes but you made it sound much nicer ;-)

 

Thanks (Y)

 

You noticed on Blade Flurry in specific fights - I got no good knowledge about them, so I'm rather lost at it.

 

@Destal:

 

Keep posting your logs, perhaps we can help you improve more than you already did. =)

Edited by lipsinch

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Guys I'm doing much better and would have loved it if the last few raids uploaded for me to confirm  but its a world of difference. on the trash to tyrant it was crazy dps that I have not seen in a since the nerf.

 

 

Thank you again and hope that this also helps others.

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