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DOS + Flickering Shadows

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Did some reading on how the subtlety rotation works in the AMR sim and noticed it saying 

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This uses Sprint to activate the Flickering Shadows artifact trait for a free Vanish. It is worth sync'ing this with Draught of Souls to some degree, since the damage does not prevent the free Vanish from occurring

http://www.askmrrobot.com/wow/theory/rotation/amrroguesubtletydefault?spec=RogueSubtlety&version=live from here

Does this mean if I have dos equipped, and activate both sprint and dos at the same time the damage done won't prevent me from getting the vanish? Or is this related to using dos during the vanish effect making it not break stealth?

I haven't had time to test this myself as I'm at work, but if anyone has any experience with this I would appreciate some feedback.

Edit:

Just did some testing on a dummy and in nighthold. The damage still let's your trigger the sprint vanish during the trinket channel, which means you will not loose out on dps from the 3 sec channel time. It would be best to make sure your energy is pretty low and you're not cp capped. It seems you can still proc shadow techniques during the channel as well.

However it didn't really feel like much of a dps increase, I would habe to practise the timing a bit more. It makes the opener weird. My armory for reference: http://eu.battle.net/wow/en/character/argent-dawn/Jjajangmyeon/advanced

Edited by Bunbohue
Did some testing

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