Hopper2011

Unholy DK itemization

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I was wondering if there were any theorycrafters or DK enthusiasts interested in helping me pick out some heroic brf weapons, and to pick which would be best for me.

I've asked every Death Knight i've ran into for advice, and they've been flat out stumped. I'm torn between a heroic warforged burning blade, versus a heroic burning blade with a socket (50 multi). The exchange in stats are (Socketed: -29.31 dps, -16 str, -25 stam, -8 mastery, +38 multi)(Warforged: +29.31 dps, +16 str, +25 stam, +8 mastery, -38 multi). Below is a link to my personal armory.

 

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/character/bleeding-hollow/Dkumad/simple

 

Thank you.

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The warforged one.  Str is going to be worth a bit more than twice as much multistrike, so even though stat wise they would be close to even, the warforged will have higher damage which makes it a win, with higher stamina as a nice bonus.

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You can easily verify by downloading StatWeightScore and simulating your stat weights. What Zilthy said is true, though, warforged weapons are always better than socketed ones because of the higher weapon damage. 

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