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I am curious as to how everyone plays their warlock.

Personally, I use a mixture of key binds and clicking. #'s 1-5 is my core rotation, while I click my major CDs.

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I never actually touch my keyboard while raiding (unless to type something) as I use a Razer Nostromo.

the 3 buttons down the left are mapped to tab, alt and shift, the thumb button is mapped to ctrl-rt.

I have my actionbars on-screen set up to look like the nostromo layout. Actionbars 1,2 and3 are all in 3 rows (2 rows of 4 and a row of 3)

my main dps spells are on the main bar. when I press the 'alt' key, my actionbar changes to AoE spells (actionbar 2), and when I press 'shift' it changes to defensive and self healing spells (Actionbar 3).

All my single-target spells are macroed so that pressing the 'ctrl-rt' button casts the spell on my focus target. (IF I have a focus target - if I dont, it sets my current target as my focus and casts the spell on it)

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This could be an interesting thread. . .

I started off slow with keybindings so everything's kind of all over the place.

Shift A - "CD" Macro - Trinkets and Dark Soul.

Shift R - Soulburn SS

Shift T - Haunt

T - Soulburn

Z - Seed of Corruption.

R - Hellfire.

1 - Drain Soul / 2 - MG 3 - Corruption 4 - UA 5 - Agony

F - Life Tap

G - Soulshatter

Shift G - Dark Bargain

I'm a clicker for everything else :-(

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1 - Haunt

2 - Drain Soul

3 - Malefic Grasp.

4 - SB:SS

f1 - Agony

f2 - Corruption

f3 - UA

f4 - Dark Soul

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4-malefic grasp


6-mortal coil


R-soul swap

T-macro for summon demon,dark soul, trinkets

razor naga:

1-cures of elements


3-life tap

4-soul drain

5-harvest life

6-dark bargain

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I only use the keyboard for movement, the tab button and the spacebar for jumping. For all else I use buttons on the action bar.

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1- Haunt

2- Unstable Affliction

3- Malefic Grasp

4- Drain Soul

5- Curse of Elements

E- Soul Swap

R- Fel Flame

F- Pet Attack

B- Banish

G- Fear

H- Death Coil

J- Drain Life/ Harvest Life

Num Lock 1- Dark Intent

Num Lock 2- Soulstone

Num Lock 3- Healthstone

Num Lock 4- Use Healthstone

Num Lock 5- Summon Stone

The rest I'm a clicker:


Demon Soul


Dark Bargain


Comand Demon

Seed of Corruption

Rain of FIre


Summon Demon etc..etc..etc...

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Yes, I do use all the buttons pretty frequent. If there are any extra questions please ask

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E - Malefic Grasp

Q - Haunt

1 - Unstable Affliction

2 - Agony

3 - Corruption

4 - Fel Flame

5 - Fear

R - Drain Soul

SR - Twilight Ward

G - Life Tap

SE - Soul Burn

X - Soul swap

V - Soul Shatter

Z - Portal Use

SZ - Portal Summon

A2 - Soulstone

SC - Shadowfury (This is a changing keybind based on my talents)

AZ - Dark Soul

AT - Dark Bargain

SX - Saved for trinket use/macros

AC - Rain of Fire

AF - Focus mouseover macro

S5 - Doomguard

S4 - In raids this is Unending resolve, other times it's my flying mount

S1, S2, S3 - These are constantly changed. If I will have a focus target for the whole boss fight (Elegon, WoE), these are UA, Agony, Corr on focus target so I don't have to change targets to refresh dots. If I don't need to use focus macros, these are subject to change. S1 isn't used that much in that case, S2 is AV, S3 is Burning Rush. On gara'jal S1 is use extra action button macro.

SF - Command Demon

ST - Use Healthstone

Mouse 3 - DPS potion

SV - Currently Curse of Exhaustion, but I usually have a talent spell there.

I have a real problem with demo keybinds, mainly due to the fact that I simply don't have to use as many keybinds and this results in some difficulties, mainly empty keybinds. I keep the same abilities at the same binds, like corruption is always at 3. Demo only has one dot in one stance, so it's gotta be 3 for me. And I can't feel comfortable if I put something in 1 or 2, since it takes a couple tries for me to get used to the affliction keybinds after extensive demo playing.

My alt keybinds also revolve around these ideas so I don't get confused when I play my alts a lot for some time.

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1 haunt

2 agony

3 corruption

4 unstable affliction

5 CoE

Shift + 1 Worgen racial sprint (don't remember the name)

Shift + 2 Symbiosis (odd place, but I can't use shift + 2 and w at the same time, so I always have something less important there)

Shift + 3 Soulburn

Shift + 4 Unending resolve

Shift + 5 90 talent if applicable

Q fel flame

E malefic grasp

R drain soul

R lifetap

F soul swap (ctrl+f soulburn soulswap)

G demonic circle: teleport

V SoC (ctrl+v soulburn SoC)

Shift + Q 30 talent, usually mortal coil

Shift + E Dark soul

Shift + R Drain life

Shift + T Command demon, usually shadow bulwark

Shift + F twilight ward

Shift +G demonic circle:summon

Shift + V rain of fire

F1 Potion of the jade serpent

F2 Doomguard

F3 Infernal

F4 Soulshatter

Mouse 5: healthstone

Ctrl+click: clique binding for soulstone on mouseover

§ Push to talk

Yes I know, my bindings are definitely odd, but they work for me, other things that I bind temporarily usually go on Z, X, C, G or B

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Mouse Button 1 - Malefic Grasp

Moust Button 2 - Haunt

Little ` Button - SB+SS

1 - UA

2- Corr

3 - Agony

4 - DS

5 - SoC

I'm currently seeing what button is okay to keybind regular Soulburn to so I dont have to click it as much.

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Action bar 1:

1: Lifetap

2: Malefic Grasp

3: Drain Soul

4:Harvest LIfe

5: Rain of Fire

6,7,8,9,0 are unused=for clicking stuff

Shift+R Soul Swap

Ctrl+T: Demonic Circle: Summon

Action Bar 2:

Q: Curse of elements

E: Corruption

F: Haunt

T: Unstable Affliction

Shift+Q: Agony

Shift+E: Seed of Corruption

Shift+1: Soulburn with soulswap macroed

Shift+2: Soulburn

Shift+3: Soulshatter

Shift+4: Mortal Coil

Shift+5 open for fight dependant macros n stuff

Shift+T: Demonice Circle: Teleport

Actionbar 3: All binds here are on the mouse. a Logitech G700 with 7 extra buttons (Mb=Mousebutton)

Mb1: Open for fight dependant macros, and situational stuff

Shift+Mb1: Burning Rush

Mb2: Unending Resolve

Shift+Mb2: Dark Bargain

Mb3: Fel Flame

Shift+Mb3: Spell Lock (or other pet abilitys)

Mb4: Stopcasting macro

Shift+Mb4: Open

Mb5: Doomguard

Shift+Mb5: Infernal

Rest is most out-of-combat stuff, which I click. Dark soul and trinkets I have macroed into spells, because of forgetfulness, and I sometimes forget to use them if I have to manually do it Posted Image

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