DPS/Rotation Help

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Hey guys,

I am writing for DPS help. I am currently doing crap DPS pretty regularly. I was the top DPS in casual raids for a very long time with 870-880 gear. Around New Years, I was playing while very inebriated. I equipped a bunch of the wrong gear and sold the stuff I took off. I went through the Blizzard gear recovery to get back the pieces I vendored but they were rerolled (upgraded items that were vendored at 875 came back as the base level). I have since upgraded most of the pieces and increased my item level by 11. My DPS is worse now than it was almost 20 ILs lower.

DPS - lower than it was when my gear and IL was much worse.
Astral Power generation - I feel like I am generating Astral Power far slower than the other balance druid in raid.

I follow the recommended rotations, precasting Solar Wrath when able. Otherwise its Moonfire, Sunfire, New Moon, Half Moon, Full Moon, Starsurge.

Besides what is equipped, I have Whispers in the Dark 880, Oakheart's Gnarled Root 885. I have 3 of the set pieces (Robe of the Astral Warden 880, Cloak of the Astral Warden 875, Hood of the Astral Warden 875) but they are all significantly lower in IL than my current gear. I have four legendaries, the two I am wearing,  Ekowraith, Creator of Worlds and Promise of Elune, the Moon Goddess.


I used to out DPS the other balance druid in guid, Netcat. Now he destroys me.
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The weird thing is that you have a better ilevel, et 3000 less intel.

Netcat starsurge is way better than yours. avg 698 on avg versus  520. He casts it way more than you are. I don't see you using Astral Communion (+75 AP) at all !!! Netcat used it for 4*75=300 AP.

If you don't want to manage yet another CD, use blessing of the ancient, it generates AP passively.

You didn't use your prolonged power with the second incarnation.

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