Enhancement Shaman DPS Buffs, Debuffs, and Useful Abilities (MoP 5.4)

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General Information

On this page, we list the buffs, debuffs and useful abilities that an Enhancement Shaman brings to a raid in World of Warcraft MoP 5.4. We also list equivalent buffs and debuffs that other classes provide.

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

About Our Reviewer

This guide has been reviewed and approved by Purge, one of the best Enhancement Shamans in the world, who often contributes to the Enhancement Shaman section of Totem Spot.

Buffs
Burning Wrath Icon Burning Wrath Increases the Spell Power of all party and raid members by 10% — does not stack with Still Water Icon Still Water, Arcane Brilliance Icon Arcane Brilliance, and Dark Intent Icon Dark Intent
Grace of Air Icon Grace of Air Increases the Mastering Rating of all party and raid members by 3000 — does not stack with Roar of Courage Icon Roar of Courage, Spirit Beast Blessing Icon Spirit Beast Blessing, and Blessing of Might Icon Blessing of Might
Unleashed Rage Icon Unleashed Rage Increases the melee and ranged Attack Speed of all party and raid members by 10% — does not stack with Unholy Aura Icon Unholy Aura, Cackling Howl Icon Cackling Howl, Serpent's Swiftness Icon Serpent's Swiftness, and Swiftblade's Cunning Icon Swiftblade's Cunning
Alliance and Horde equivalents of Time Warp Icon Time Warp
Stormlash Totem Icon Stormlash Totem Causes all allies within 40 yards to deal additional Nature damage for 10 seconds, 5-minute cooldown
Debuffs
Earth Shock Icon Earth Shock -10% Physical Damage dealt — does not stack with Scarlet Fever Icon Scarlet Fever, Thrash Icon Thrash/Thrash Icon Thrash, Demoralizing Roar Icon Demoralizing Roar, Demoralizing Screech Icon Demoralizing Screech, Keg Smash Icon Keg Smash, Crusader Strike Icon Crusader Strike, Hammer of the Righteous Icon Hammer of the Righteous, Curse of Enfeeblement Icon Curse of Enfeeblement, and Thunder Clap Icon Thunder Clap
Utility
Cleanse Spirit Icon Cleanse Spirit Removes all Curse effects from a friendly target (8-second cooldown)
Purge Icon Purge Dispels 1 beneficial Magic effect from an enemy target (2 with Glyph of Purge Icon Glyph of Purge)
Tremor Totem Icon Tremor Totem Summon this totem down whenever a boss or an add is about to cast a fear effect on your party or raid. This totem is unique to Shamans and it is important to use it when needed.
Wind Shear Icon Wind Shear Interrupt on a 12-second cooldown
Rockbiter Weapon Icon Rockbiter Weapon Forces the target to attack you for 6 seconds (when combined with Unleash Elements Icon Unleash Elements)
Windwalk Totem Icon Windwalk Totem Tier 2 talent that grants raid-wide immunity against movement-impairing effects for 6 seconds, 1-minute cooldown
Water Walking Icon Water Walking Grants a friendly target the ability to walk on water for 10 minutes
Healing Stream Totem Icon Healing Stream Totem Healing totem
Healing Tide Totem Icon Healing Tide Totem Powerful healing cooldown
Crowd Control
Frost Shock Icon Frost Shock Single-target slow
Earthbind Totem Icon Earthbind Totem AoE slow, 20-second duration, 30-second cooldown
Earthgrab Totem Icon Earthgrab Totem AoE snare+slow, 20-second duration, 30-second cooldown (Tier 2 talent)
Capacitor Totem Icon Capacitor Totem 5-second AoE stun on 45-second cooldown
Incapacitating abilities that have a limited interest due to the fact that other classes have equivalent abilities that do not have cooldowns (namely Polymorph Icon Polymorph for Mages, and Banish Icon Banish for Warlocks)
Survival
Grounding Totem Icon Grounding Totem Prevents a harmful spell from damaging a nearby ally. Reflects spell back to caster with Glyph of Grounding Totem Icon Glyph of Grounding Totem.
Shamanistic Rage Icon Shamanistic Rage Reduces damage taken by 30% for 15 seconds. Also removes the mana cost of your offensive abilities. Also removes harmful dispellable debuffs if Glyph of Shamanistic Rage Icon Glyph of Shamanistic Rage is equipped.
Stone Bulwark Totem Icon Stone Bulwark Totem Absorption effect (Tier 1 talent).
Astral Shift Icon Astral Shift 40% damage reduction for 6 seconds, on a 90-second cooldown (Tier 1 talent)

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