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I like the look of these. Almost quells my rage about unique legendary cloaks. Almost. But seriously, really good new stuff for blood.


  • Riposte is a new passive ability learned by Blood Death Knights at level 76. When the Death Knight dodges or parries any attack, they gain 50% of their Parry and Dodge as additional bonus to Critical Strike for 20 seconds.
  • Dancing Rune Weapon no longer costs Runic Power.

Dodge and parry back en vouge? Madness.

And now, maybe I'll even use DRW...I don't think I've used it on one boss this tier.

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I've been using glyphed DRW for threat on tank swaps mostly, but they're fixing that issue too.

Riposte is really interesting, Mastery will still be our best stat for survivability, but now avoidance tanking could be the way to go for higher tank dps. I wonder if that was Blizzards goal; not just to give tanks a dps boost, but to move them away from haste stacking.

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I wonder if that was Blizzards goal; not just to give tanks a dps boost, but to move them away from haste stacking.

I think is this blizz objective for Warriors and DK tanks, 'cause only them will have the Riposte ability, as they are below other tank classes in terms of DPS and threat generation...

DRW will become useful more frequently.

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