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So a while ago I got rather fancy with my heroism macro and started putting all sorts of things in it so I could have a 1 click button that would trigger everything I wanted.

 

It ended up looking like this:

 

/cast heroism
/use Potion of the Jade Serpent
/cast Stormlash Totem
/cast Ascendance
/cast Spiritwalker's Grace
 
Now for 6.0.3 its down to:
 
/cast heroism
/cast Ascendance
/cast Spiritwalker's Grace

 

I was thinking about adding in Elemental Mastery, but that might be getting a little tooo crazy (and I'm not sure if stacking that on top of Hero/Ascend is even worth it with GCD). Of course this doesn't prevent me from using these abilities stand-alone when needed, this is just the massive 'hit all dps stuff you can at once' button.

 

Thoughts?

 

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If it's not worth the GCD, then get Elemental Mastery to cast before Heroism (rather than after) so that you don't waste a part of the most valuable cooldown.

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When I'm playing ele, I prefer not to write a macro for my major CDs, but just align them on my buttons in sequence (F1, F2, F3, F4..). It feels more flexible.

Heroism always stand alone on F12, so I will not press it accidentally (you do have these 'accidents' through the years ^^). The reason for it is that we have 2-4 people with Hero ability in raid, and it's not me always casting it. So I wouldn't waste my Hero CD with macro if it was already casted by some mage.

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When I'm playing ele, I prefer not to write a macro for my major CDs, but just align them on my buttons in sequence (F1, F2, F3, F4..). It feels more flexible.

 

 

Of course :) I keep them individually on my bar as well, this is more for when I'm the designated Hero (say, 10 man) and its at the start of a fight etc. I appreciate the feedbacks!

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Well, maybe ele shamans do not use macros with Hero :)

Speaking personally (but keep in mind that ele is my offspec), in the 'Hero from the pull' situation, I cast Fire Elem and pre-pot before the pull, start to cast EB so it'll land right after the pull (but this is a bit tricky and cause 'oops' on mispulls), Flame Shock, Unleash Flame, Lava Burst (and somewhere between FS-UF-LB Hero is casted). And only after the first LB and if I didn't have Lava Surge proc, I cast Ascendance. So, as you can see, there is no place for a macro really.

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