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Blood Death Knight Tank Gems, Enchants, and Consumables (Legion 7.0.3)

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General Information

On this page, we present you with the best gems and enchants for a Blood Death Knight in World of Warcraft Legion 7.0.3. We also list the best consumables (food, flasks, and potions) and profession-specific perks.

The other pages of our Blood Death Knight guide can be accessed from the table of contents on the right.

About Our Reviewer

This guide has been reviewed and approved by Aughyssul, a top Blood Death Knight who raids in WHATEVER WERE AWESOME, streams on Twitch, and whom you can follow on Twitter.

1. Gems

You should always use Immaculate Haste Taladite Icon Immaculate Haste Taladite (better) Greater Haste Taladite Icon Greater Haste Taladite (cheaper), or Haste Taladite Icon Haste Taladite (even cheaper) in all sockets.

2. Enchants

Slot Enchantment
Neck
Back
Rings
Weapons

3. Consumables

3.1. Food

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

3.2. Flask

For maximum survivability, your flask should be a Draenic Stamina Flask Icon Draenic Stamina Flask or a Greater Draenic Stamina Flask Icon Greater Draenic Stamina Flask (better).

If you wish you maximise your DPS output, your flask should be a Draenic Strength Flask Icon Draenic Strength Flask or a Greater Draenic Strength Flask Icon Greater Draenic Strength Flask (better).

3.3. Rune

Your rune should be a Stout Augment Rune Icon Stout Augment Rune. Note that you can also use the empowered version with a 1-minute cooldown that you get from Tanaan Jungle:

3.4. Potion

During the encounter, your best choice for a potion will be Draenic Versatility Potion Icon Draenic Versatility Potion for survivability and Draenic Strength Potion Icon Draenic Strength Potion for DPS.

4. ChangeLog

  • 28 Jul. 2016: Added Strength flask option if trying to maximise DPS output.
  • 20 Jul. 2016: Updated the recommendations to account for Haste being the best stat in all cases. Also updated potion suggestions.
  • 18 Jul. 2016: Updated for the Legion pre-patch.
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