Beast Mastery Hunter DPS Buffs, Debuffs, and Useful Abilities (WoD 6.0.3)

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General Information

On this page, we list the buffs, debuffs and useful abilities that a Beast Mastery Hunter brings to a raid in World of Warcraft WoD 6.0.3. We also list equivalent buffs and debuffs that other classes provide.

The other pages of our Beast Mastery Hunter guide can be accessed from the table of contents on the right.

About Our Reviewer

This guide has been reviewed and approved by two of the best hunters in the world: Yooz, who raids in Envy, and Azortharion, who raids in Echoes (you can watch his stream on Twitch).

6.0.2 Transition Guide

If you want to read all about the Patch 6.0.2 changes and learn how they affect your character, make sure to read our Hunter Transition Guide!

1. Hunter↑top

Buffs
Increases Haste by 30% for all party and raid members for 40 seconds — does not stack with Heroism Icon Heroism, Bloodlust Icon Bloodlust, Time Warp Icon Time Warp.
Trueshot Aura Icon Trueshot Aura Increases the Attack Power of all party and raid members by 10% — does not stack with Horn of Winter Icon Horn of Winter and Battle Shout Icon Battle Shout
Crowd Control
Ice Trap Icon Ice Trap AoE, ground-based slow
Freezing Trap Icon Freezing Trap Single-target crowd-control, broken by damage
Utility
Aspect of the Fox Icon Aspect of the Fox Allows all raid members to cast while moving for 6 seconds
Counter Shot Icon Counter Shot Single-target interrupt
Concussive Shot Icon Concussive Shot Single-target slow
Distracting Shot Icon Distracting Shot Forces the target to attack the Hunter for 6 seconds, and increases the Hunter's threat generation for that duration
Misdirection Icon Misdirection Threat redirection
Tranquilizing Shot Icon Tranquilizing Shot Removes one enrage effect and one magic effect from an enemy target
Survival
Deterrence Icon Deterrence 5-second immunity and 30% (50% with Glyph of Deterrence Icon Glyph of Deterrence) damage reduction (no attacks can be performed in this time) that sometimes does not work, depending on the type of damage.
Disengage Icon Disengage Leap backwards, away from the target
Feign Death Icon Feign Death Complete threat wipe (small chance of failing)

2. Pets↑top

Buffs: +5% Strength, Agility, Intellect
Increases the Strength, Agility, and Intellect of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Mark of the Wild Icon Mark of the Wild, Blessing of Kongs Icon Blessing of Kongs, Embrace of the Shale Spider Icon Embrace of the Shale Spider, Strength of the Earth Icon Strength of the Earth, Legacy of the Emperor Icon Legacy of the Emperor, Legacy of the White Tiger Icon Legacy of the White Tiger, and Blessing of Kings Icon Blessing of Kings.
Increases the Strength, Agility, and Intellect of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Mark of the Wild Icon Mark of the Wild, Bark of the Wild Icon Bark of the Wild, Embrace of the Shale Spider Icon Embrace of the Shale Spider, Strength of the Earth Icon Strength of the Earth, Legacy of the Emperor Icon Legacy of the Emperor, Legacy of the White Tiger Icon Legacy of the White Tiger, and Blessing of Kings Icon Blessing of Kings.
Buffs: +10% Stamina
Increases the Stamina of all party and raid members by 10% — does not stack with Qiraji Fortitude Icon Qiraji Fortitude, Savage Vigor Icon Savage Vigor, Sturdiness Icon Sturdiness, Power Word: Fortitude Icon Power Word: Fortitude, Blood Pact Icon Blood Pact, and Commanding Shout Icon Commanding Shout.
Increases the Stamina of all party and raid members by 10% — does not stack with Invigorating Roar Icon Invigorating Roar, Qiraji Fortitude Icon Qiraji Fortitude, Savage Vigor Icon Savage Vigor, Power Word: Fortitude Icon Power Word: Fortitude, Blood Pact Icon Blood Pact, and Commanding Shout Icon Commanding Shout.
Buffs: +10% Spell Power
Increases the Spell Power of all party and raid members by 10% — does not stack with Qiraji Fortitude Icon Qiraji Fortitude, Still Water Icon Still Water, Arcane Brilliance Icon Arcane Brilliance, and Dark Intent Icon Dark Intent.
Buffs: +5% Haste
Increases the Haste of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Unholy Aura Icon Unholy Aura, Energizing Spores Icon Energizing Spores, Savage Vigor Icon Savage Vigor, Speed of the Swarm Icon Speed of the Swarm, Mind Quickening Icon Mind Quickening, Swiftblade's Cunning Icon Swiftblade's Cunning, and Grace of Air Icon Grace of Air.
Increases the Haste of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Unholy Aura Icon Unholy Aura, Cackling Howl Icon Cackling Howl, Savage Vigor Icon Savage Vigor, Speed of the Swarm Icon Speed of the Swarm, Mind Quickening Icon Mind Quickening, Swiftblade's Cunning Icon Swiftblade's Cunning, and Grace of Air Icon Grace of Air.
Increases the Haste of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Unholy Aura Icon Unholy Aura, Cackling Howl Icon Cackling Howl, Energizing Spores Icon Energizing Spores, Savage Vigor Icon Savage Vigor, Mind Quickening Icon Mind Quickening, Swiftblade's Cunning Icon Swiftblade's Cunning, and Grace of Air Icon Grace of Air.
Buffs: +5% Critical Strike
Increases the Critical Strike Chance of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Leader of the Pack Icon Leader of the Pack, Embrace of the Shale Spider Icon Embrace of the Shale Spider, Furious Howl Icon Furious Howl, Still Water Icon Still Water, Strength of the Pack Icon Strength of the Pack, Terrifying Roar Icon Terrifying Roar, Arcane Brilliance Icon Arcane Brilliance, and Legacy of the White Tiger Icon Legacy of the White Tiger
Increases the Critical Strike Chance of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Leader of the Pack Icon Leader of the Pack, Embrace of the Shale Spider Icon Embrace of the Shale Spider, Fearless Roar Icon Fearless Roar, Still Water Icon Still Water, Strength of the Pack Icon Strength of the Pack, Terrifying Roar Icon Terrifying Roar, Arcane Brilliance Icon Arcane Brilliance, and Legacy of the White Tiger Icon Legacy of the White Tiger
Increases the Critical Strike Chance of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Leader of the Pack Icon Leader of the Pack, Embrace of the Shale Spider Icon Embrace of the Shale Spider, Fearless Roar Icon Fearless Roar, Furious Howl Icon Furious Howl, Still Water Icon Still Water, Terrifying Roar Icon Terrifying Roar, Arcane Brilliance Icon Arcane Brilliance, and Legacy of the White Tiger Icon Legacy of the White Tiger
Increases the Critical Strike Chance of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Leader of the Pack Icon Leader of the Pack, Embrace of the Shale Spider Icon Embrace of the Shale Spider, Fearless Roar Icon Fearless Roar, Furious Howl Icon Furious Howl, Still Water Icon Still Water, Strength of the Pack Icon Strength of the Pack, Arcane Brilliance Icon Arcane Brilliance, and Legacy of the White Tiger Icon Legacy of the White Tiger
Buffs: +5% Multistrike
Increases the Multistrike of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Double Bite Icon Double Bite, Spry Attacks Icon Spry Attacks, Wild Strength Icon Wild Strength, Windflurry Icon Windflurry, Mind Quickening Icon Mind Quickening, Swiftblade's Cunning Icon Swiftblade's Cunning, and Dark Intent Icon Dark Intent.
Increases the Multistrike of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Breath of the Winds Icon Breath of the Winds, Spry Attacks Icon Spry Attacks, Wild Strength Icon Wild Strength, Windflurry Icon Windflurry, Mind Quickening Icon Mind Quickening, Swiftblade's Cunning Icon Swiftblade's Cunning, and Dark Intent Icon Dark Intent.
Increases the Multistrike of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Breath of the Winds Icon Breath of the Winds, Double Bite Icon Double Bite, Wild Strength Icon Wild Strength, Windflurry Icon Windflurry, Mind Quickening Icon Mind Quickening, Swiftblade's Cunning Icon Swiftblade's Cunning, and Dark Intent Icon Dark Intent.
Buffs: +3% Versatility
Increases the Versatility of all party and raid members by 3% — does not stack with Unholy Aura Icon Unholy Aura, Mark of the Wild Icon Mark of the Wild, Defensive Quills Icon Defensive Quills, Indomitable Icon Indomitable, Strength of the Earth Icon Strength of the Earth, Tenacity Icon Tenacity, Wild Strength Icon Wild Strength, Sanctity Aura Icon Sanctity Aura, and Inspiring Presence Icon Inspiring Presence.
Increases the Versatility of all party and raid members by 3% — does not stack with Unholy Aura Icon Unholy Aura, Mark of the Wild Icon Mark of the Wild, Chitinous Armor Icon Chitinous Armor, Indomitable Icon Indomitable, Strength of the Earth Icon Strength of the Earth, Tenacity Icon Tenacity, Wild Strength Icon Wild Strength, Sanctity Aura Icon Sanctity Aura, and Inspiring Presence Icon Inspiring Presence.
Increases the Versatility of all party and raid members by 3% — does not stack with Unholy Aura Icon Unholy Aura, Mark of the Wild Icon Mark of the Wild, Chitinous Armor Icon Chitinous Armor, Defensive Quills Icon Defensive Quills, Strength of the Earth Icon Strength of the Earth, Tenacity Icon Tenacity, Wild Strength Icon Wild Strength, Sanctity Aura Icon Sanctity Aura, and Inspiring Presence Icon Inspiring Presence.
Increases the Versatility of all party and raid members by 3% — does not stack with Unholy Aura Icon Unholy Aura, Mark of the Wild Icon Mark of the Wild, Chitinous Armor Icon Chitinous Armor, Defensive Quills Icon Defensive Quills, Indomitable Icon Indomitable, Strength of the Earth Icon Strength of the Earth, Wild Strength Icon Wild Strength, Sanctity Aura Icon Sanctity Aura, and Inspiring Presence Icon Inspiring Presence.
Buffs: +141 Mastery
Increases the Mastery of all party and raid members by 141 — does not stack with Power of the Grave Icon Power of the Grave, Moonkin Aura Icon Moonkin Aura, Keen Senses Icon Keen Senses, Plainswalking Icon Plainswalking, Spirit Beast Blessing Icon Spirit Beast Blessing, Blessing of Might Icon Blessing of Might, and Grace of Air Icon Grace of Air.
Increases the Mastery of all party and raid members by 141 — does not stack with Power of the Grave Icon Power of the Grave, Moonkin Aura Icon Moonkin Aura, Roar of Courage Icon Roar of Courage, Plainswalking Icon Plainswalking, Spirit Beast Blessing Icon Spirit Beast Blessing, Blessing of Might Icon Blessing of Might, and Grace of Air Icon Grace of Air.
Increases the Mastery of all party and raid members by 141 — does not stack with Power of the Grave Icon Power of the Grave, Moonkin Aura Icon Moonkin Aura, Roar of Courage Icon Roar of Courage, Keen Senses Icon Keen Senses, Spirit Beast Blessing Icon Spirit Beast Blessing, Blessing of Might Icon Blessing of Might, and Grace of Air Icon Grace of Air.
Increases the Mastery of all party and raid members by 141 — does not stack with Power of the Grave Icon Power of the Grave, Moonkin Aura Icon Moonkin Aura, Roar of Courage Icon Roar of Courage, Keen Senses Icon Keen Senses, Plainswalking Icon Plainswalking, Blessing of Might Icon Blessing of Might, and Grace of Air Icon Grace of Air.
Debuffs: -25% Healing Received
Healing received reduction — does not stack with Deadly Sting Icon Deadly Sting, Gruesome Bite Icon Gruesome Bite, Monstrous Bite Icon Monstrous Bite, Rising Sun Kick Icon Rising Sun Kick, Wound Poison Icon Wound Poison, Legion Strike Icon Legion Strike, Mortal Cleave Icon Mortal Cleave, Mortal Strike Icon Mortal Strike, and Wild Strike Icon Wild Strike.
Healing received reduction — does not stack with Bloody Screech Icon Bloody Screech, Gruesome Bite Icon Gruesome Bite, Monstrous Bite Icon Monstrous Bite, Rising Sun Kick Icon Rising Sun Kick, Wound Poison Icon Wound Poison, Legion Strike Icon Legion Strike, Mortal Cleave Icon Mortal Cleave, Mortal Strike Icon Mortal Strike, and Wild Strike Icon Wild Strike.
Healing received reduction — does not stack with Bloody Screech Icon Bloody Screech, Deadly Sting Icon Deadly Sting, Monstrous Bite Icon Monstrous Bite, Rising Sun Kick Icon Rising Sun Kick, Wound Poison Icon Wound Poison, Legion Strike Icon Legion Strike, Mortal Cleave Icon Mortal Cleave, Mortal Strike Icon Mortal Strike, and Wild Strike Icon Wild Strike.
Healing received reduction — does not stack with Bloody Screech Icon Bloody Screech, Deadly Sting Icon Deadly Sting, Gruesome Bite Icon Gruesome Bite, Rising Sun Kick Icon Rising Sun Kick, Wound Poison Icon Wound Poison, Legion Strike Icon Legion Strike, Mortal Cleave Icon Mortal Cleave, Mortal Strike Icon Mortal Strike, and Wild Strike Icon Wild Strike.
Combat Resurrection
Gift of Chi-Ji Icon Gift of Chi-Ji from Crane (Ferocity), Dust of Life Icon Dust of Life from Moth (Ferocity), and Eternal Guardian Icon Eternal Guardian from Quilen (Ferocity)