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Spec Tier List for Mythic+ in Shadowlands

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We are looking at tier lists of all specs in Mythic+ based on the data from benched.me.

In addition to our most popular DPS / tank + healer series, we thought it would be a good time to look at tier lists for Mythic+ now that benched.me has been updated with a new feature.

DISCLAIMER

All the data used in this article is taken directly from benched.me, a site created by u/OtherwiseUniversity, and it is updated every hour. It is also different from our Shadowlands Mythic+ Rankings maintained by Petko.

How the Data is Calculated

To rank all specializations, benched.me uses the Meta Ratio score. The "ratio" is between the specialization's representation in the meta vs. its representation in the population. For instance, a spec makes up 3% of all players in the population, but 6% in the meta, which means that spec's ratio is 6% / 3% = 2.

The site defines the "population" as all keys level 2 through 15, and the "meta" as keys 16 and above.

Furthermore, we can break down specs into tiers based on their ratio as follows:

  • S-Tier: Ratio of at least 1.5.
  • A-Tier: Ratio between 1 and 1.5.
  • B-Tier: Ratio between 0.5 and 1.
  • C-Tier: Ratio below 0.5, but greater than 0.
  • F-Tier: Ratio of 0 (the spec isn't present in the high-level bin at all).

Spec Tier List for Mythic+

Here's how the individual specializations are categorized into tier lists based on their ratio. We only list S and A-Tier, but you can find the remaining tiers in the image linked below.

S-Tier

  • Fire Mage - 2.11 ratio;
  • Outlaw Rogue - 1.77 ratio;
  • Balance Druid - 1.75 ratio;
  • Vengeance Demon Hunter - 1.74 ratio.

A-Tier

  • Marksmanship Hunter - 1.43 ratio;
  • Restoration Shaman - 1.43 ratio;
  • Windwalker Monk - 1.40 ratio;
  • Brewmaster Monk - 1.34 ratio;
  • Affliction Warlock - 1.33 ratio;
  • Holy Paladin - 1.28 ratio;
  • Discipline Priest - 1.08 ratio.

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