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Most Popular Tank Classes and Specs in the Shadowlands Pre-patch on Icy Veins

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It's time for another look at how the squish and class changes affected class popularity, as we examine tanks and approximate their popularity based on interest in the Icy Veins pre-patch guides

Starting at the bottom, it's become increasingly clear that Blizzard needs to focus a lot of energy on Monks when Shadowlands comes around, as all three specs of the class are at or around the bottom of their role lists. Tank mainstay Prot Warr is surprisingly also low but considering they didn't receive that many changes, it makes sense. The top 3 consists of Blood DK, Prot Pala, and Vengenace DH, which also probably isn't that surprising considering the extreme solo power of those specs.

1. 6D5HKWY2GULD1465340163386.png Blood Death Knight
2. FTPZBBV8LWHM1465340163625.png Protection Paladin
3. 742W2C4VQJ651465340163518.png Vengeance Demon Hunter
4. Q21ASBT2SDXX1465340163697.png Protection Warrior
5. BIML5YS7P8XA1465340163522.png Guardian Druid
6. MD3875H6PEN31465340163613.png Brewmaster Monk

You can also check out the DPS popularity charts, the healer popularity charts, and the Day 1 DPS chart.

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1 hour ago, Stan said:

It's fixed, thanks for bearing with us.

There was quite the paws between posting it and fixing the error, but thank you nonetheless.

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