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Antorus Raid Trinkets with Interesting Procs

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A set of titan-themed Antorus trinkets seems to have some pretty spectacular endboss-only secondary procs!

With 7.3.2 on the PTR there's been a lot of new discoveries, and the trinkets coming with Antorus: The Burning Throne are certainly among the most interesting. They are all titan themed and all have a standard proc and then an additional unique proc. While it's unclear when exactly this "Empowered by the Pantheon" effect occurs, it seems likely it's connected to a particular part of the Argus the Unmaker encounter (as per the Encounter Journal). Since these secondary procs are pretty insane stat wise (at least for now, you never know with PTR numbers) it seems very likely they will only be present during a part of the Argus fight, perhaps acting as a soft nerf over time for guilds, but they could also be present in the rest of the raid, we'll just have to wait and find out.

But enough fluff, let's take a look at the actual items!


So, what do you think about these pretty crazy trinkets and their potential use as tools to make the endboss easier?

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The wisdom one is nice! It well be another Unstable but better. Seeing i have a 915 one and this is coming out. I'am going to go crazy on my lock then again there is only 1 other trinket worth getting for me. Thats Acrid Catalyst Injector its to good to.

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2 hours ago, komlit said:

The wisdom one is nice! It well be another Unstable but better. Seeing i have a 915 one and this is coming out. I'am going to go crazy on my lock then again there is only 1 other trinket worth getting for me. Thats Acrid Catalyst Injector its to good to.

Looking to me like it might be exclusive to casters, given the Int proc on it.

I'm interested in Khaz'goroth's Courage, given the damage that may come from the proc which would work everywhere (that'd be nice with Jeweled Signet of Melandrus for Fury Warriors wouldn't it?) and the special proc on it would only make it even stronger, at least if you've been stacking Haste as you should if you're Fury.

Vitality looks pretty good though especially if there's large AoE (4ppm at 15 second duration?... isn't that 100% uptime?) At least that proc shouldn't be available just everywhere... adds up with the small extra proc on it, and either way 3k raw main stat is pretty significant isn't it?

I mean I guess on Thas'dorah it's like 92k damage per mob per auto attack but if you got just 10 adds that's nearly 1 million extra damage per auto attack which would really add up. Watch Blizzard have nearly no opportunities to make full use of that effect by never having any large waves of adds though :p

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5 hours ago, komlit said:

The wisdom one is nice! It well be another Unstable but better. Seeing i have a 915 one and this is coming out. I'am going to go crazy on my lock then again there is only 1 other trinket worth getting for me. Thats Acrid Catalyst Injector its to good to.

Yeah, finally they replace a world boss loot what is only killable every second month, that was absolutely bad desing, so yeah, finally here the new, more easily farmebla version for us. I'm happy with it.

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1 hour ago, AfflictionMurlock said:

Finally I can replace that shitty Whispers in the Dark that's making me depend on farming Nighthold.

^(._.)>

I think mythic version still will be the BiS for affliction warlock :/ Maybe the combination of Aman'Thul's Wisdom and Acrid Catalyst InjectorAcrid Catalyst Injector will be better, but i'm not sure about it.

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The tank trinket is still pretty underwheming. Just an armor proc, not interesting, and +2M hp is nice, but it's not like i'm going to be dying to get it.

 

BUT HEY THAT 5K HASTE PROC MAKES MY BDK D**K HARD MATE.

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Tank one almost looks like a trap. No static stats aside from Strength, and the procs are rng; super powerful when the antorus one goes off, but for a prot paladin at least it feels like this one could fool your healers into a false sense of security.

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23 hours ago, Apfelstrudi said:

So... the vitality one lasts 15 sec and procs about 4 times per minute. 4*15=60 so it's basically always up? Or am I reading it wrong? 

It could proc over itself - it might proc 4 times in 4 seconds, giving a total of 19 seconds uptime.

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