Alebst

Boomkin DPS help

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So I need some help to improve my dps! I just started playing wow again after a year break and hoped right back into raiding! My gear is farely decent since we have been farming heroic HFC however we are starting mythic progression and my dps isnt up to par! I relaize i am still missing some key trinkets as well as the leg ring! Do these really make such a gap in dps? Looking for any tips and advice you can provide. Logs are below!

 

https://www.warcraftlogs.com/reports/Vh6gYrRz2pHxN79K#type=damage-done&source=8

 

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To be honest, hellfire assault mythic is my worst fight. I never progressed on that fight so I'm not even sure what is going in half the time. There are other boomkins I know that do better than me, but I just can't seem to do that fight correctly

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Yeah that fight is kind of crazy lots of things going on! I also noticed the other boomkins in our raid group were doing another 30% damage just from the starfall proc from the trinket so that could make a huge difference in damage in that fight

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Yup, archimonde trinket is a huge deal for boomkins, and afaik is way better than for any other class in our tier. 

 

As for the fight - it's just simply managing the adds. Even there are a lot of them is all about correct focusing. So as boomie has realy nice single target damage you should just focus on siege engines and hulks, as they cause most trouble. Also if you're in solar - spread your dots whenever new wave of adds come. Other than that - there's not realy much you can do. If you want to maximise your dps, dot felcaster, engineer and that orc leader during your opener, this will give you most opener damage.

And one key point - do NOT dot felcasters in the middle of the fight, unless your group leader (there should be two, one for each side) tells you so. Felcasters metamorphing and aoe the shit out of us was the main cause of wipes for us during progression. 

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