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What's the Best Spec for Mythic+? Week of May 4th

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Today, we're taking a look at which specs perform best in Mythic+ based on this week's affixes.

Introduction

Welcome to our new format, where we explore the best specs for Mythic+ each week based on the current affixes. The data is taken from bestkeystone.com. The site gathers data from all regions and ranks each spec based on its "Average Score," depending on how well it performs in Mythic+ 10 runs that week.

This article is based on 124K Mythic runs that have been completed so far this week on live servers.

This Week's Affixes (Week of May 4)

  • Tyrannical
  • Bursting
  • Explosive
  • Prideful

Best Healers for Mythic+ This Week

Holy Paladin is the best healer for this week's affix combination, followed by Discipline Priest, and Restoration Shaman. Mistweaver Monk is the worst one with an Average Score of 158.1.

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Best Tanks for Mythic+ This Week

This week's top-performing tank is Vengeance Demon Hunter with an Average Score of 165.3. In 2nd place is Brewmaster Monk (164.4). The third is Guardian Druid. The worst tanks are Protection Warrior and Protection Paladin.

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Best DPS for Mythic+ This Week

The best DPS specs for this week are Fire Mage, Balance DruidOutlaw RogueShadow Priest, and Affliction Warlock. On the other side of the spectrum, we have Retribution PaladinSubtlety Rogue, and Arms Warrior.

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These kind of data results are perfect examples of why there's no excuse balancing shouldn't happen more often. Just like the covenant distributions.

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8 hours ago, Whiterhino said:

These kind of data results are perfect examples of why there's no excuse balancing shouldn't happen more often. Just like the covenant distributions.

Sorry mate but you're wrong. It's community problem that they do not want to invite others than meta classes. All classes are capable of doing +20. So for lower keys people should not recejt other than meta classes. 

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18 hours ago, req0 said:

Sorry mate but you're wrong. It's community problem that they do not want to invite others than meta classes. All classes are capable of doing +20. So for lower keys people should not recejt other than meta classes. 

Yeah, yeah, all classes are equal... but some are more equal than others.

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On 5/7/2021 at 10:37 AM, req0 said:

Sorry mate but you're wrong. It's community problem that they do not want to invite others than meta classes. All classes are capable of doing +20. So for lower keys people should not recejt other than meta classes. 

It's a community problem because the difference between a meta and non meta class can be as high as 30% overall damage. If classes were within even 10% of each other the meta mentality would feel less forced. Just because a non meta class can do a 20 doesn't mean people want to work extra hard at content when they could simply take someone that does 30% more damage.  There's no excuse. There's a reason like 35% of players play night fae.

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