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Comparisonof EP values : bonus set vs Gear - in practice?

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combat rogue. ilvl 572. link tho shadowcraft at then end of the mail.


I have just dropped the heroic head on immersus.

My former helmet is from the T16  set, and with this i have 4/4 for bonus set.


I am wondering about changing immediately with my new heroic gear, cause I will loose the bonus set 4/4


With respect to the value given by shadow craft, If I make the calculation -and if I assume I made no mistake- there is few difference in term of Ep value between taking the heroic head and lose the bonus set 4/4 or keep my current gear.


So if you someone can kindly help me by sharing his opinion/experience on raid about that point, would be happy.


Kind regards



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Shadowcraft is showing a pretty significant DPS decrease if you break your 4pc for the Hood of Blackened Tears.


Because the rogue 4pc is a predictable DPS increase and not a playstyle difference, I would tend to trust that the Shadowcraft engine is calculating the benefit properly. I suggest that you do not break your 4pc at this time.


Anyone else have an opinion on this?

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