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Unholy Death Knight Magus/Mastery Nerf

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Another high-performer on the Day 1 DPS rankings goes down, as it seems Unholy DKs were flying high on the Magus of the Dead Azerite trait, but it was getting double benefits from the Mastery and Blizzard have put a stop to that very quicky. Here's our Unholy DK guide writer Abyssalwave to explain:

Magus of the Dead Magus of the Dead Shadow Bolt has been fixed; previously it was double dipping on Unholy’s Mastery: Dreadblade Mastery: Dreadblade, as it gained both the bonus to minions and shadow damage independently. Magus Shadow Bolt and Frost Bolt damage is now equal. This will make it very difficult to compete with parses from the first day of the patch when Shadow Bolt double dipped on Mastery. Triple Magus of the Dead traits is still the go-to option for Unholy in the Prepatch. This was found through independent testing by the Acherus Discord community.

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