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Preliminary 9.2 Season 3 Mythic+ DPS Log Rankings

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The new Mythic+ season has been around for a few days now so we're taking a look at the logs to see what changed in this first burst of dungeon play with the new affix. It may take a while for the changes to sink in when it comes to M+, as players have actually been avoiding the new dungeons (before the nerfs/fixes), and the new affix is a big adjustment as well.

The data is very preliminary as it's only been a few days, and even with that there's many changes to come this early in the patch, especially with double legendaries shaking things up massively when they arrive in a couple of weeks.

Note: The logs are based on POINTS, and not actual damage or healing, meaning they log the timed completion for the specs, with higher keys getting more points, obviously. The time in which the dungeon is completed is also a factor, but a much, much smaller one, as it grants very few points if you do it significantly faster than just any in-time completion. We're also using the Normalized Aggregate Scores numbers, for clarity, meaning the top spec is marked as 100 and then the rest are ranked in relation to that peak point.
 

This weeks is:
Tyrannical Tyrannical, Bolstering Bolstering, Explosive Explosive (and Encrypted Encrypted)

All Keys

95th percentile

After the "small" hiccup that was patch 9.1.5 and the AoE cap normalization, it seems 9.2 is business as usual in Mythic+, as the once and basically always king of dungeons is back and terrorizing the field. Fire isn't quite as far ahead as usual, but give it some time and it probably will be. The rest of the top 5 is actually surprisingly similar to before the patch, as Windwalkers dropped to the end of the very top specs, but all the familiar faces are there. Arcane dug itself up after a long period of being in the middle of the pack, while Shadow and Balance retain very similar positions, and the rest of the top 10 is basically unchanged. Paladins did get out of the very bottom, with Feral now taking the not-so-coveted dead-last spot.

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Mythic+ All Keys 95th Percentile Data by Warcraft Logs.

All Percentiles

Fire is at the top here as well, and the recent addition to the top 3 from the end of 9.1.5 is also hanging around in 2nd place, as Affliction remains strong. Arcane is doing even better here than the top percentiles, as the top 10 remained mostly the same aside from the 2 Mages barging in, and Frost dropping 10 spots like a rock down to 14th.

M+All.jpgMythic+ All Keys All Percentile Data by Warcraft Logs.

High Keys

+15 Keys

+15s are as high as we'll go in this preliminary look, as players aren't pushing as high this early. Affliction is the biggest change here, as it never did well in the high keys, while it's sitting at No.2 now. Arcane is present in all three charts we've seen, so there's definitely some consistency there, and Fire isn't too far off the top in the higher keys either.

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Mythic+15 All Percentile Data by Warcraft Logs.

We'll definitely be taking a better look next week when there's more data and it's settled in a bit, but it's looking like a Fiery patch, at least until the double legendaries arrive.

 

For even more in-depth data for each individual key head on over to Warcraft Logs. And if you're interested in more info on the specs themselves you can always check out our class guides or our extensive Mythic+ guides as well, which have tier lists, dungeon rankings and more.

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