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Raiding ilvls in WoD

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Hello dear people of Icy-Veins!


Does anyone have any suggestions or guidelines for at what itemlevels are healthy for starting normal/heroic raid progression in WoD?

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I'd recommend getting full 630 Heroic dungeon gear at least before you start raiding, and maybe try a couple challenge modes for the daily shot at a 640. Once you have a full 630 set with maybe a couple epics thrown in there from garrison/world bosses/boe/etc. you should be fine to start normal raids.


Heroic I would say a good item level would be 655ish, but you won't get there in the first week or two unless you get really lucky with normal drops. So if you've cleared normal already and your guild wants to jump into Heroic in the first week or two you'll basically be going with whatever you have.


Same thing goes for Mythic, if I were to estimate a "good ilvl" I would say you should be at least 675 for mythic, but if you're jumping into mythic on 12/2 the day it's available you're going to go in with whatever you have. part of the challenge for the first month of raiding is the rng of getting geared up.

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