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A Summary of All Class Changes in Patch 9.2 Build 42174

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In this post, we recap all class and set bonus changes that went live in the latest 9.2 PTR build.

Death Knight

Class Sets


  • Endless Rune Waltz Endless Rune Waltz (2-piece set bonus) - Heart Strike increases your Strength by 1% and the duration of Dancing Rune Weapon by 0.5 seconds, persisting for 10 seconds after Dancing Rune Weapon ends. While your Dancing Rune Weapon is active Heart Strike extends the duration of Dancing Rune Weapon by 0.5 seconds and increases your Strength by 1%, persisting for 10 seconds after Dancing Rune Weapon ends.


  • Harvest Time Harvest Time (4-piece set bonus) -Your minions deal 5% increased damage. When Soul Reaper's secondary effect triggers, this bonus is increased to 20% 25% for 8 seconds.

Demon Hunter

Legendary Powers

  • Blind Faith Blind Faith - Elysian Decree shatters 2 additional Lesser Soul Fragments and grants you Blind Faith for 20 sec. For each Lesser Soul Fragment you consume while Blind Faith is active you gain 10 Fury and 1% Versatility, up to 20%.


Class Sets


  • Sickle of the Lion Sickle of the Lion (4-piece set bonus) - Entering Berserk causes you to strike all nearby enemies, dealing (700% of Attack Power) Bleed damage over 10 seconds. Deals reduced damage beyond 8 targets.


Legendary Powers

  • Kindred Affinity Kindred Affinity - You and your Kindred Spirit each gain a bonus secondary stat based on their Covenant. This bonus is halved for your Kindred Spirit, however both bonuses are doubled while the bond is Empowered.
    • Night Fae: Haste increased by 8% 6%.
    • Venthyr: Critical Strike chance increased by 8% 6%.
    • Necrolord: Versatility increased by 8% 6%.
  • Kindred Affinity Kindred Affinity partner bonus is now 3% (was 8%).


Covenant Abilities

  • Bonedust Brew Bonedust Brew - Hurl a brew created from the bones of your enemies at the ground, coating all targets struck for 10 sec. Your abilities have a 50% chance to affect the target a second time at 35% 40% effectiveness as Shadow damage or healing.
  • Bonedust Brew Bonedust Brew can no longer critically strike.

Legendary Powers

  • Sinister Teachings Sinister Teachings reduces the cooldown of Fallen Order by 2.5 seconds when you critically strike (was 5%). 



  • Holy Paladin Holy Paladin (Specialization Aura) - Healing of all abilities increased by 6%.
    • Increases damage/healing by 6%
      • Bestow Faith, Flash of Light, Glimmer of Light, Holy Prism, Holy Shock, Judgment of Light, Light of Dawn, Light of the Martyr, Light's Hammer, Word of Glory
    • Increases periodic damage/healing by 6%:
      • Bestow Faith, Flash of Light, Glimmer of Light, Holy Shock, Judgment of Light, Light of Dawn, Light of the Martyr, Light's Hammer, Word of Glory


Class Sets


  • Dawn Will Come Dawn Will Come (4-piece set bonus) - Each target hit by Light of Dawn has a 100% 50% chance to reduce the remaining cooldown of Avenging Wrath by 2 seconds.



  • Holy Word: Serenity Holy Word: Serenity now costs 2.5% of Base Mana (down from 4%).
  • Holy Word: Sanctify Holy Word: Sanctify now costs 3.5% of Base Mana (was 5%).
  • Afterlife Afterlife (Level 30 Talent) - While in Spirit of Redemption, you may cast Resurrection, which ends the Spirit of Redemption. As a Spirit of Redemption, you may sacrifice your spirit to Resurrect an ally, putting yourself to rest.

Class Sets


  • Living Shadow Living Shadow (4-piece set bonus) - Consuming a Dark Thought causes your shadow to animate after a moment, dealing (208% 125.4% of Spell Power) Shadow damage over 6 seconds to all enemies within 10 yards of your target.

Legendary Powers

  • Pallid Command Pallid Command
    • Shadow: The Rattling Mage serves you for 20 sec, blasting your target for [ 40% 25.1% of Spell Power ] Shadow damage.


Class Sets


  • Tornado Trigger Tornado Trigger (4-piece set bonus) -  Pistol Shot has a 50% 100% chance to load a Hidden Bullet from your sleeves, up to 6 times. After loading 6 bullets, your next Pistol Shot also fires Between the Eyes as though 6 Combo Points were spent.


  • Immortal Technique Immortal Technique (2-piece set bonus) - Shadowstrike has a 20% 15% chance to grant Shadow Blades for 5 seconds.
  • Immortal Technique Immortal Technique (4-piece set bonus) - Your finishing moves have a 4% 3% chance per Combo Point to cast Shadowstrike at up to 5 nearby enemies. within 15 yards.



Legendary Powers

  • Splintered Elements Splintered Elements - Each additional Lightning Bolt/Healing Wave/Lava Burst generated by Primordial Wave increases your Haste by 10% for 10 12 sec.


Class Sets


  • Ritual of Ruin Ritual of Ruin (2-piece set bonus) - Every 10 Soul Shards spent makes your next Chaos Bolt or Rain of Fire free to cast. Every 10 Soul Shards spent grants Ritual of Ruin, making your next Chaos Bolt or Rain of Fire consume no Soul Shards and have no cast time.
  • Avatar of Destruction Avatar of Destruction (4-piece set bonus) - When Rain of Fire or Chaos Bolt is freely cast, you summon a Blasphemy for 8 seconds. When Chaos Bolt or Rain of Fire consumes a charge of Ritual of Ruin, you summon a Blasphemy for 8 seconds.

All Shadowlands Patch 9.2 Class Changes

We also summarized all class changes introduced in Patch 9.2 so far. You will find them on separate pages linked below.

6D5HKWY2GULD1465340163386.png Death Knight

KONFY3G21NRT1465340163602.png Mage

4K4NG17DH5OC1465340163651.png Rogue

742W2C4VQJ651465340163518.png Demon Hunter

MD3875H6PEN31465340163613.png Monk

TGVJ0Y6O051R1465340163670.png Shaman

BIML5YS7P8XA1465340163522.png Druid

FTPZBBV8LWHM1465340163625.png Paladin

Y65BR5SJIAKM1465340163689.png Warlock

3AP8QPDFMH191465340163595.png Hunter

MMF2M70OD4PY1465340163646.png Priest

Q21ASBT2SDXX1465340163697.png Warrior

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