Enhancement Shaman PvP Gear Guide

Last updated on Sep 08, 2021 at 11:00 by Seksixeny 3 comments

On this page, we will go over the best in slot gear for Enhancement Shamans in PvP.


PvP Best in Slot List for Enhancement Shamans

This is the gear we recommend for World PvP, Battlegrounds, and the Arena. In PvP you need less Hit from you gear to maximize your odds at hitting enemies with your physical attacks; only 5% is needed, so make sure you do not go above this value with your gear.

You can learn more about how to leverage your unique skills in the Enhancement Shaman PvP guide below:

The list below is meant to provide general pointers of what to use on each slot. Feel free to use any other high Resilience / Stamina and Intellect / Strength / Critical Strike / Armor pieces you find, as they will serve you well while climbing through the ranks.

You can also find out about the recommended PvE DPS Gear for Enhancement Shamans in the link below.

Slot Item Source
  • Merciless Gladiator's Linked Helm Icon Merciless Gladiator's Linked Helm
  • Gladiator's Linked Helm Icon Gladiator's Linked Helm
  • Epic PvP set, purchased with Arena Points Icon Arena Points
  • Epic PvP set, purchased with Arena Points Icon Arena Points
  • Pendant of the Perilous Icon Pendant of the Perilous
  • Telonicus's Pendant of Mayhem Icon Telonicus's Pendant of Mayhem
  • Veteran's Pendant of Triumph Icon Veteran's Pendant of Triumph
  • Merciless Gladiator's Linked Spaulders Icon Merciless Gladiator's Linked Spaulders
  • Gladiator's Linked Spaulders Icon Gladiator's Linked Spaulders
  • Cyclone Shoulderplates Icon Cyclone Shoulderplates (Pauldrons of the Fallen Champion Icon Pauldrons of the Fallen Champion)
  • Epic PvP set, purchased with Arena Points Icon Arena Points
  • Epic PvP set, purchased with Arena Points Icon Arena Points
  • High King Maulgar in Gruul's Lair
  • Razor-Scale Battlecloak Icon Razor-Scale Battlecloak
  • Sergeant's Heavy Cloak Icon Sergeant's Heavy Cloak
  • Cloak of the Pit Stalker Icon Cloak of the Pit Stalker
  • Merciless Gladiator's Linked Armor Icon Merciless Gladiator's Linked Armor
  • Gladiator's Linked Armor Icon Gladiator's Linked Armor
  • Epic PvP set, purchased with Arena Points Icon Arena Points
  • Epic PvP set, purchased with Arena Points Icon Arena Points
  • Veteran's Linked Bracers Icon Veteran's Linked Bracers
  • PvP Vendor
  • Merciless Gladiator's Linked Gauntlets Icon Merciless Gladiator's Linked Gauntlets
  • Gladiator's Linked Gauntlets Icon Gladiator's Linked Gauntlets
  • Epic PvP set, purchased with Arena Points Icon Arena Points
  • Epic PvP set, purchased with Arena Points Icon Arena Points
  • Veteran's Linked Girdle Icon Veteran's Linked Girdle
  • PvP Vendor
  • Merciless Gladiator's Linked Leggings Icon Merciless Gladiator's Linked Leggings
  • Gladiator's Linked Leggings Icon Gladiator's Linked Leggings
  • Cataclysm Legplates Icon Cataclysm Legplates (Leggings of the Vanquished Champion Icon Leggings of the Vanquished Champion)
  • Veteran's Linked Sabatons Icon Veteran's Linked Sabatons
  • PvP Vendor
  • Ancestral Ring of Conquest Icon Ancestral Ring of Conquest
  • Veteran's Band of Triumph Icon Veteran's Band of Triumph
  • Band of the Ranger-General Icon Band of the Ranger-General
  • Ring of Lethality Icon Ring of Lethality
  • Ring of the Recalcitrant Icon Ring of the Recalcitrant
  • Ring of a Thousand Marks Icon Ring of a Thousand Marks
  • Medallion of the Horde Icon Medallion of the Horde
  • Bloodlust Brooch Icon Bloodlust Brooch
  • Dragonspine Trophy Icon Dragonspine Trophy
  • Tsunami Talisman Icon Tsunami Talisman
  • Merciless Gladiator's Right Ripper Icon Merciless Gladiator's Right Ripper
  • Merciless Gladiator's Cleaver Icon Merciless Gladiator's Cleaver
  • Talon of the Phoenix Icon Talon of the Phoenix
  • Rod of the Sun King Icon Rod of the Sun King
  • The Decapitator Icon The Decapitator
  • The Harvester of Souls Icon The Harvester of Souls
  • Fool's Bane Icon Fool's Bane
  • Merciless Gladiator's Shield Wall Icon Merciless Gladiator's Shield Wall
  • Gladiator's Shield Wall Icon Gladiator's Shield Wall
  • PvP Vendor
  • PvP Vendor
  • Totem of the Astral Winds Icon Totem of the Astral Winds
Slot Enchantment
Head Glyph of Ferocity Icon Glyph of Ferocity
  • Might of the Scourge Icon Might of the Scourge — from Sapphiron in Naxxramas
  • Greater Inscription of Vengeance Icon Greater Inscription of Vengeance — available once at Exalted reputation with The Aldor
Back Enchant Cloak - Spell Penetration IconEnchant Cloak - Spell Penetration
Chest Enchant Chest - Major Resilience Icon Enchant Chest - Major Resilience
Wrists Enchant Bracer - Brawn IconEnchant Bracer - Brawn
Hands Enchant Gloves - Major Strength IconEnchant Gloves - Major Strength
Legs Nethercobra Leg Armor Icon Nethercobra Leg Armor or Cobrahide Leg Armor Icon Cobrahide Leg Armor (cheaper)
Feet Enchant Boots - Surefooted Icon Enchant Boots - Surefooted
Weapon Enchant Weapon - Mongoose IconEnchant Weapon - Mongoose
Shield Enchant Shield - Resilience IconEnchant Shield - Resilience
Rings Enchant Ring - Stats IconEnchant Ring - Stats or Enchant Ring - Striking Icon Enchant Ring - Striking (before stats are available)

Best Gems for PvP Enhancement Shaman

  • Red — Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby.
  • Yellow — Inscribed Noble Topaz Icon Inscribed Noble Topaz.
  • Blue — Sovereign Nightseye Icon Sovereign Nightseye.

Finally, Swift Skyfire Diamond Icon Swift Skyfire Diamond is the best meta gem for PvP because of the movement speed increase, which increases your uptime on enemy targets.


Enhancement Shaman PvP Guide

We hope this guide was helpful for your PvP exploits! Feel free to check out the detailed Enhancement Shaman PvP guide as well in the link down below.



  • 08 Sep. 2021: Updated for Phase 2.
  • 08 Aug. 2021: Page added.
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