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Protection Paladin 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 Protection Paladin 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 Protection Paladin guide can be accessed from the table of contents on the right.

About Our Reviewer

This guide has been reviewed and approved by Treckie, one of the best Protection Paladins in the world, who raids in Nihilum. You can watch his stream on Twitch and you can follow him on Twitter.

1. Gems

1.1. Survivability

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

1.2. DPS

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

2.1. Survivability

Slot Enchantment
Neck
Back
Rings
Weapons

2.2. DPS

Slot Enchantment
Neck
Back
Rings
Weapons Enchant Weapon - Mark of Warsong Icon Enchant Weapon - Mark of Warsong

3. Consumables

3.1. Survivability

3.1.1. Food

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

3.1.2. Flask

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

3.1.3. 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:

3.1.4. Potion

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

3.2. DPS

3.2.1. Food

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

3.2.2. Flask

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

3.2.3. 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:

3.2.4. Potion

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

4. ChangeLog

  • 20 Jul. 2016: Added different recommendations for survivability and DPS stat priorities.
  • 20 Jul. 2016: Changed potion recommendation to Draenic Versatility Potion.
  • 18 Jul. 2016: Updated for the Legion pre-patch.
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