Retribution Paladin DPS Gems, Enchants, and Consumables (WoD 6.0.2)

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General Information

On this page, we present you with the best gems and enchants for a Retribution Paladin in World of Warcraft WoD 6.0.2. We also list the best consumables (food, flasks, and potions) and profession-specific perks.

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

About Our Reviewers

This guide has been reviewed and approved by Shibbx, one of the best Retribution Paladins in the world, who raids in Envy.

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 Paladin Transition Guide!

1. Gems↑top

Sockets Gems
Meta Socket Reverberating Primal Diamond Icon Reverberating Primal Diamond or Capacitive Primal Diamond Icon Capacitive Primal Diamond (better)
Red Socket
Yellow Socket Prismatic Socket
Blue Socket

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2. Enchants↑top

Slot Main Enchantments
Shoulders
Back
Chest Enchant Chest - Glorious Stats Icon Enchant Chest - Glorious Stats
Wrists
Hands
Waist Living Steel Belt Buckle Icon Living Steel Belt Buckle
Legs Angerhide Leg Armor Icon Angerhide Leg Armor
Feet Enchant Boots - Pandaren's Step Icon Enchant Boots - Pandaren's Step
Weapons

3. Consumables↑top

3.1. Food

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

3.2. Flask

Your flask should be a Flask of Winter's Bite Icon Flask of Winter's Bite.

3.3. Potion

During the encounter, your best choice for a potion will be Potion of Mogu Power Icon Potion of Mogu Power.

4. Changelog↑top

  • 19 Oct. 2014: Updated the gemming recommendations to account for the updated stat priority.