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Quick question on warrior dps

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Hey guys great website, this is my first expansion playing warrior dps and i have the best gear available to me to start raiding. I have pugged Vaults multiple times never getting past the first boss although i think that was mainly because of tank issues. That being said when i go to world of logs to see how other warriors are doing on that fight it shows some are doing 130k dps in arms and fury. How the hell is this possible when i'm lucky if i can pull 50-60?

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I notice there have been alot of views on my post but no responses. Is there any extra information i need to include? I am referring to damage on 10 mans and you can look up my Warrior on the armory name is Kerish on Wyrmrest.If you see anywhere that i can make improvements. Let me know thanks

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I cant look at your character right now due to the fact of myself being at school (Anything with gaming is blocked, just dont ask how this isnt blocked for me because most likely it stupid like that). But I will try to explain what I can for why those warrior's are doing ungodly numbers. They are most likely people who look into the classes and do math on the spec aka 1 str is so much dps in decimals. They do this for fun also from what I have heard but right now 50-60k is what your suppous to be doing for your spec. If you have gemmed right and look on site and use sites such as EJ, Askmrrobot, Icy-veins, noxxic you should be able to pull the numbers you need. Also take for granted that you might be missing a buff or 2 in 10 man raids unlike 25 man where most likely you have all the bells and whisles. I will look into your character as best as I can once I get back to my home compuer but I would suggest going to the sites I recomended above. Cheers!

~Clisis

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Thanks for your response i've itemized my gear accordingly to icy-veins and other sites as far as crit being superior to strength. The fights on world of logs i was looking at i believe are 10 man.I don't know if that sited is bugged on numbers or what but for having gear similar to theirs i don't see how they could be pulling that much. Always trying to improve my numbers needless to say if i was doing that much damage i would be extatic.

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If you look at the armory of the number 1 ranked fury warrior for stoneguard 10m normal (http://www.worldoflogs.com/reports/5sfsb83p99ab33wf/sum/damageDone/?s=325&e=725#Mitsukeen) you will realize that he has never killed Stoneguard in normal mode. Additionally the headline of worldoflogs states that there are issues with difficulty detection and since there is a mechanic in heroic that increases your damage im pretty sure that most of those 100k+ logs are from heroic mode.

50-60 seems fine

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Scrounger nailed it. Also, I'm sorry for the lack of response, somehow your post got lost to me :)

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