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Demon Hunters received a minor change to Demonic Intensity in the latest War Within Alpha build.

Demon Hunter

  • Student of Suffering- Sigil of Flame applies can apply Student of Suffering to you, increasing Mastery by [ 800% of mas ]% and granting 5 Fury every 2 sec, for 8 sec.
  • Demonic Intensity- Activating Metamorphosis greatly empowers Fel Devastation, Immolation Aura and Sigil of Flame. Demonsurge damage is increased by 10% for each time it previously triggered while your demon form is active.

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I'm intrigued by this and wonder if it would affect a stat cap with selection of the new gear pool.  I know this is just alpha testing and this is subject to change before beta or release.  Demonic Intensity seems like a well rounded passive specially for M+ compared to a given Raid scenario.  Student of Suffering seems like a nice combo set up for Sigil of Flame followed by Demon Spikes on a decent pull of mobs while using Throw Glaive to help keep aggro off of dps and heals.

The one thing I would not mind is having access to an instant AoE Taunt similar to a Warrior or a Paladin's instant AoE taunt.  Because when running with pugs people generally run all over direction instead of running straight to the Tank.

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