Survival Hunter DPS Guide (WoD 6.0.2)

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General Information

Welcome to our Survival Hunter DPS guide for World of Warcraft WoD 6.0.2. Here, you will learn everything you need to know about playing a Survival Hunter in a raid environment, although most of the content also applies to normal and heroic dungeons.

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!

Class Overview

The Survival specialisation is currently performing well, although it ranks slightly below Beast Mastery. In respect to the other classes, it is in a middle-of-the-pack position. Additionally, it has a very easy to perform rotation and it is not adversely affected by high movement encounters.


To make it easy to navigate the guide, we have split it into 8 pages: