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Frost Mage DPS: Feel like I'm underperforming

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I feel like I should be performing better as a frost mage at my specific level. If some of you don't mind taking a look at my logs and letting me know what I could do to improve, it would help me out a lot. 

A lot of people have told me once i get bracers and shard that my dps will normalize for my ilvl. Is this true? I follow the standard for frost mage st rotation: dont eat Ice-lance procs, don't waste insta flurries, spend flurries by frostbolt>flurry>Ice-lance, etc. If I am missing something, please let me know. 

Here are some logs to look at.

https://www.warcraftlogs.com/reports/yGLM493zpgrkcjT8/#fight=15&type=damage-done

https://www.warcraftlogs.com/reports/yGLM493zpgrkcjT8/#fight=7&type=damage-done

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Varimathras:

  • Very good overall, nothing really to pick at here.
  • One small issue was you missed 1 shatter on a Flurry with Lance.

Kin'garoth:

  • You wasted BF procs by overwriting them (getting another one without using it). Make sure to spend them ASAP, modifying rotation to drop them without a chance of overwriting.
  • You missed 2 shatters with Lance on Flurry.
  • You missed 3 shatters with Frostbolt on Flurry.
  • Might be due to not knowing fight perfectly, but keep an eye on how often you are cancelling spells. Make use of Shimmer, finish your casts.

Overall, your logs are solid, it's your gear that's lacking. You have very poor legendaries (no Bracers/Ring) and, as you said, your DPS will become much better once you get them. 

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