Holy Smiting, Batman!

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That's right, holy DPS!


A big disclaimer at the start: This thread is not intended to argue that holy DPS is a viable DPS spec or that it should be a viable DPS spec, etc etc.


The reason I've made this thread is to start a discussion (either productive or not) about holy DPS! Share stories about times you saved the day smiting or your dreams about getting a raid slot as holy DPS, etc. The thread is for fun!






Me? I've always loved messing around with smite and holy fire. Back in tBC I was in a pretty mediocre guild, and when we were working on late SSC/TK and clearing some Hyjal I started picking up spell damage pieces instead of healing. Well, one raid I decided that for all of the earlier bosses in SSC, I'd holy DPS! It was awful tongue.png but I beat three of our raiders and it made me both smile and cringe.


I've got lots more silly stories and things I used to do (and still do) with smiting, but let's hear some of yours, first!

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When stubborn Raid Leaders insist on an extra healer on farm content I've been guilty of Holy DPS unbeknownst to the powers that be!  I've only used it on farm content though.  I haven't used it this tier any yet.

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its very fun on the timeless isle with all raid gear except for the pvp 4 pc that drops the chackra cd down to 5 sec. if youre going for bloody coins, use disc gear and hope for sw:death crits, theyre huge for holy and great for getting coins!

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I can only imagine smiting on the Timeless Isle with the Chi-ji buff. :P

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unfortunately sacrificing yourself to ordos erases and prevents those buffs :(

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