Arcane Mage DPS Gems, Enchants, and Consumables (WoD 6.0.3)

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General Information

On this page, we present you with the best gems and enchants for an Arcane Mage in World of Warcraft WoD 6.0.3. We also list the best consumables (food, flasks, and potions) and profession-specific perks.

The other pages of our Arcane Mage guide can be accessed from the table of contents on the right.

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1. Gems↑top

You should use a Mastery Taladite Icon Mastery Taladite (cheaper) or a Greater Mastery Taladite Icon Greater Mastery Taladite (better).

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2. Enchants↑top

Slot Enchantment
Neck
Back
Rings
Weapon

3. Consumables↑top

3.1. Food

You should always eat food that gives you Mastery. You will be granted:

3.2. Flask

Your flask should be a Draenic Intellect Flask Icon Draenic Intellect Flask or a Greater Draenic Intellect Flask Icon Greater Draenic Intellect Flask (better).

3.3. Potion

During the encounter, your best choice for a potion will be Draenic Intellect Potion Icon Draenic Intellect Potion.

4. Changelog↑top

  • 16 Nov. 2014: Updated for Level 100.