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Help with resto shaman

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Good evening.
I am currently raiding ToS and I see that I am my heal not this "cool" compared to the previous raids .. 
I am usually rarely getting first in HPS and I have the biggest ilvl of the healers in my group. (Hpriest, Rdruid and Monk). 
Am I doing something wrong? Or maybe it's because I lost mastery? I remember I was with 118% in the last raid .. 
I need help please :)

I apologize for bad english .. I used a translator 

 

 

 

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You mastery is showing 77% now, I'm not sure how one goes from 118% to that in a few items but you need to consider that stats is everything for a shaman.

I personally have not been able to equip t20 set pieces because I lose too much mastery and stats overall even though it's higher ilvl. You NEED mastery to be at the 100% mark or higher even if it means throwing set bonuses aside.

I've got 123% mastery, you can never have too much of it as a shaman :)

Also in playstyle, you're using the Jonats legendary but never cast a single Chain Heal on Mistress so thats a HPS loss right there.
The Wellspring talent is also not really worth taking even after it's buff, I would consider Acendance instead.

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On 05/07/2017 at 8:59 AM, Arkpit said:

You mastery is showing 77% now, I'm not sure how one goes from 118% to that in a few items but you need to consider that stats is everything for a shaman.

I personally have not been able to equip t20 set pieces because I lose too much mastery and stats overall even though it's higher ilvl. You NEED mastery to be at the 100% mark or higher even if it means throwing set bonuses aside.

I've got 123% mastery, you can never have too much of it as a shaman :)

Also in playstyle, you're using the Jonats legendary but never cast a single Chain Heal on Mistress so thats a HPS loss right there.
The Wellspring talent is also not really worth taking even after it's buff, I would consider Acendance instead.

thank you for the tips..
About the legendary ..
I have the belt, feet, and wrists in bag .. should I replace the legendary ring with some of those I have?

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14 hours ago, XvaL said:

thank you for the tips..
About the legendary ..
I have the belt, feet, and wrists in bag .. should I replace the legendary ring with some of those I have?

If you don't use Chain Heal that much then you should swap the ring for the legs instead for sure.
Current best legendaries is either Velen+Legs or swap any of the two for the Pretorian hands. Or I should say they are most commonly used.

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On 7/5/2017 at 6:59 AM, Arkpit said:

You mastery is showing 77% now, I'm not sure how one goes from 118% to that in a few items but you need to consider that stats is everything for a shaman.

I personally have not been able to equip t20 set pieces because I lose too much mastery and stats overall even though it's higher ilvl. You NEED mastery to be at the 100% mark or higher even if it means throwing set bonuses aside.

I've got 123% mastery, you can never have too much of it as a shaman :)

Also in playstyle, you're using the Jonats legendary but never cast a single Chain Heal on Mistress so thats a HPS loss right there.
The Wellspring talent is also not really worth taking even after it's buff, I would consider Acendance instead.

I personally haven't had an issue even with mastery at 95%, though I do feel being 100% or higher is better and makes heals a bit stronger. Make sure that you have a comfortable amount of haste. You want your casts to not feel slow or sluggish when you aren't using bloodlust.

Trinkets make a huge difference. I have found that The Deceiver's Grand Design and Sea Star of the Depthmother work the best for me. You would definitely want to have at least one mastery trinket.

Legendaries I prefer Prydaz and the class ring. Don't hesitate to swap legandaries to fit a fight. For example on KJ I may swap the neck for the hands (I don't have the legs or feet currently). It is beneficial for you to have a legandary that heals you automatically, whether is is the neck or the legs. Helps keep you alive while you heal others. The helm I have found awesome for Enhance, but not so much for Resto. 

Without seeing an actual log it would be hard to tell what you are casting most. You want to make sure that there is a healing cooldown order. If you are popping you cooldowns with another healer that will effect your HPS greatly.  Make sure that you are using your Gift of the Queen on the tanks and melee.  If you are raid healing (which shamans excel at) then you want to make sure that you are using Chain Heal a lot (and talenting High Tide). If you are more of a Single Target and Healing Rain healer then as Arkpit said the Acendance would be better. Really a lot of how you heal is individual playstyle. Keep in mind when the boss dies you dont want to have a lot of mana left. If you do you aren't pushing hard enough. 

I have some logs of recent raids if you want to look at myself or my fellow shaman healer. Our comp is a Holy Priest and 2 shaman heals. The amount of raid cds we have is crazy.

https://www.warcraftlogs.com/character/us/illidan/mistikk?spec=Restoration

 

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