TBC Classic Fury Warrior Pre-Raid Gear

Last updated on Jun 11, 2021 at 08:25 by Abide 5 comments

On this page, you will find the best pre-raid gear for Fury Warrior in TBC Classic.

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Fury Warrior Pre-Raid Best in Slot Gear

In this guide we will go over the different gear available for Fury Warriors before entering raids. We will offer multiple different pieces, as some can be rather expensive or very rare to find. Some slots have multiple "best" items that can change depending on your current gear and Hit Rating needs.

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Other Fury Warrior Best in Slot Lists

If your character is ready to jump into Phase 3 / Tier 6 content, then see our current best in slot list. If you wish to go through the content of Tiers 4 or 5 instead, then please see their respective lists below.

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Rank Item Gems Source
Best Overlord's Helmet of Second Sight Icon Overlord's Helmet of Second Sight 3 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Teron Gorefiend, I am... / Teron Gorefiend, I am...
Recommended Wastewalker Helm Icon Wastewalker Helm 1 x Relentless Earthstorm Diamond Icon Relentless Earthstorm Diamond, 1 x Sovereign Nightseye Icon Sovereign Nightseye Epoch HunterOld Hillsbrad Foothills (Heroic)
Easy Ragesteel Helm Icon Ragesteel Helm no sockets Ragesteel Helm IconRagesteel HelmBlacksmithing

Your best head piece somewhat depends on your other gear. Pick either Wastewalker Helm Icon Wastewalker Helm or Ragesteel Helm Icon Ragesteel Helm, if it is the second item needed for the 2-set bonus.

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Necklace

Rank Item Source
Best Choker of Vile Intent Icon Choker of Vile Intent G'eras — 25 x Badge of Justice Icon Badge of Justice
Best Adamantine Chain of the Unbroken Icon Adamantine Chain of the Unbroken QuagmirranThe Slave Pens (Heroic)
Easy Natasha's Choker Icon Natasha's Choker The Hound-Master

You have a few options for the necklace slot. Choose the one that fits your Hit Rating needs.

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Shoulder

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Ripfiend Shoulderplates Icon Ripfiend Shoulderplates 2 x Inscribed Noble Topaz Icon Inscribed Noble Topaz Doom-Lord Kazzak
Recommended Wastewalker Shoulderpads Icon Wastewalker Shoulderpads 2 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Avatar of the MartyredAuchenai Crypts (Heroic)
Recommended Doomplate Shoulderguards Icon Doomplate Shoulderguards 2 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby The Black StalkerThe Underbog (Heroic)
Recommended Ragesteel Shoulders Icon Ragesteel Shoulders 2 x Inscribed Noble Topaz Icon Inscribed Noble Topaz Blacksmithing

Ripfiend Shoulderplates Icon Ripfiend Shoulderplates are very good shoulders, but very rare since they come from a world boss. Your shoulder options are somewhat similar to your head choices, pick whichever one you can use to get the 2-set bonus.

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Back

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Black-Iron Battlecloak Icon Black-Iron Battlecloak no sockets Doomwalker
Recommended Vengeance Wrap Icon Vengeance Wrap 1 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Vengeance Wrap IconVengeance WrapTailoring
Option Netherfury Cape Icon Netherfury Cape no sockets Warp SplinterThe Botanica
Option Cloak of the Inciter Icon Cloak of the Inciter no sockets Blackheart the InciterShadow Labyrinth

Black-Iron Battlecloak Icon Black-Iron Battlecloak is very slightly better than your second-best option, but will be nearly impossible to get as it drops from a world boss. Vengeance Wrap Icon Vengeance Wrap is a great alternative that can be made by a tailor.

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Chest

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Terrorweave Tunic Icon Terrorweave Tunic 1 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby, 2 x Inscribed Noble Topaz Icon Inscribed Noble Topaz Doomwalker
Option Chestguard of Exile Icon Chestguard of Exile no sockets BoE World Drop
Recommended Doomplate Chestguard Icon Doomplate Chestguard 3 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Harbinger SkyrissThe Arcatraz
Easy Ragesteel Breastplate Icon Ragesteel Breastplate no sockets Ragesteel Breastplate IconRagesteel BreastplateBlacksmithing

As you can see you have quite a few different chest options. While Terrorweave Tunic Icon Terrorweave Tunic is by far your best, it drops from a world boss, so it will be very hard to get. Chestguard of Exile Icon Chestguard of Exile is a BoE world drop, but a very strong second option. Lastly, Ragesteel Breastplate Icon Ragesteel Breastplate is a great option, and if you are using 2 pieces of the Ragesteel set this chest becomes your second-best option for the set bonus.

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Wrist

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Black Felsteel Bracers Icon Black Felsteel Bracers no sockets Black Felsteel Bracers IconBlack Felsteel BracersBlacksmithing
Option General's Linked Bracers Icon General's Linked Bracers 1 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Honor

Black Felsteel Bracers Icon Black Felsteel Bracers are very strong crafted Wrists and are your best option to grab before entering raids. General's Linked Bracers Icon General's Linked Bracers can be gotten by farming Honor.

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Hands

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Fel Leather Gloves Icon Fel Leather Gloves 1 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby, 1 x Inscribed Noble Topaz Icon Inscribed Noble Topaz Fel Leather Gloves IconFel Leather GlovesLeatherworking
Option Felfury Gauntlets Icon Felfury Gauntlets 2 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Felfury Gauntlets IconFelfury GauntletsBlacksmithing
Easy Ragesteel Gloves Icon Ragesteel Gloves no sockets Ragesteel Gloves IconRagesteel GlovesBlacksmithing
Easy Flesh Handler's Gauntlets Icon Flesh Handler's Gauntlets no sockets The Flesh Lies...

Fel Leather Gloves Icon Fel Leather Gloves are amazing, cheap gloves that you can easily pick up. Felfury Gauntlets Icon Felfury Gauntlets are much more expensive, but better if you do not need Hit Rating. Ragesteel Gloves Icon Ragesteel Gloves will be your second-best option if using the 2-set bonus.

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Waist

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Deathforge Girdle Icon Deathforge Girdle 2 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Talon King IkissSethekk Halls
Option Girdle of the Deathdealer Icon Girdle of the Deathdealer no sockets AeonusBlack Morass (Heroic)

Deathforge Girdle Icon Deathforge Girdle will be your ideal pre-bis belt, but you can use Girdle of the Deathdealer Icon Girdle of the Deathdealer if you need Hit badly.

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Legs

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Scaled Greaves of the Marksman Icon Scaled Greaves of the Marksman 3 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Doom-Lord Kazzak
Recommended Midnight Legguards Icon Midnight Legguards 3 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby QuagmirranSlave Pens (Heroic)
Easy Fel Leather Leggings Icon Fel Leather Leggings 1 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby, 2 x Inscribed Noble Topaz Icon Inscribed Noble Topaz Fel Leather Leggings IconFel Leather LeggingsLeatherworking
Easy Clefthoof Hide Leggings Icon Clefthoof Hide Leggings no sockets Showdown
Easy Shattrath Leggings Icon Shattrath Leggings no sockets Special Delivery to Shattrath City

Scaled Greaves of the Marksman Icon Scaled Greaves of the Marksman another great but, but very rare as it drops from a world boss. Besides those you have Midnight Legguards Icon Midnight Legguards which are great, and a few easy to obtain legs to choose from. Clefthoof Hide Leggings Icon Clefthoof Hide Leggings and Shattrath Leggings Icon Shattrath Leggings are also amazing for how easy and early they can be obtained.

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Feet

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Fel Leather Boots Icon Fel Leather Boots 1 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby, 1 x Inscribed Noble Topaz Icon Inscribed Noble Topaz Fel Leather Boots IconFel Leather BootsLeatherworking
Best Sha'tari Wrought Greaves Icon Sha'tari Wrought Greaves 2 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Into the Heart of the LabyrinthShadow Labyrinth

Fel Leather Boots Icon Fel Leather Boots are a cheap, very strong boot option. If you do not need the Hit Rating, you can use Sha'tari Wrought Greaves Icon Sha'tari Wrought Greaves.

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Finger

Rank Item Source
Best Ring of Reciprocity Icon Ring of Reciprocity Doom-Lord Kazzak
Best Shapeshifter's Signet Icon Shapeshifter's Signet Lower CityExalted
Best Ring of Arathi Warlords Icon Ring of Arathi Warlords 25 x Badge of Justice Icon Badge of Justice
Option Overseer's Signet Icon Overseer's Signet Shutting Down Manaforge Ara
Easy Band of the Exorcist Icon Band of the Exorcist Terrokar Forest PvP Vendor

You have many different choices for the rings you wear. Shapeshifter's Signet Icon Shapeshifter's Signet is a great ring as you will most likely have little to no Expertise early on.

13.

Trinket

Rank Item Source
Best Bloodlust Brooch Icon Bloodlust Brooch 41 x Badge of Justice Icon Badge of Justice
Best Hourglass of the Unraveller Icon Hourglass of the Unraveller TemporusBlack Morass
Option Icon of Unyielding Courage Icon Icon of Unyielding Courage Keli'dan the BreakerBlood Furnace (Heroic)
Option Abacus of Violent Odds Icon Abacus of Violent Odds Pathaleon the CalculatorMechanar
Easy Core of Ar'kelos Icon Core of Ar'kelos Ar'kelos the Guardian
Easy Bladefist's Breadth Icon Bladefist's Breadth Cruel's Intentions / Overlord
Easy Terokkar Tablet of Precision Icon Terokkar Tablet of Precision Torgos! / Torgos!

You have quite a few options when it comes to trinkets as there are many different ones easily accessible early on. Bloodlust Brooch Icon Bloodlust Brooch is very good and it is recommended that you pick this one up early on. Your second trinket can be used to fill in missing Hit Rating or with one of the easy quest trinkets till you can upgrade it.

14.

Main Hand Weapon

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Black Planar Edge Icon Black Planar Edge no sockets Black Planar Edge IconBlack Planar EdgeBlacksmithing
Best Dragonmaw Icon Dragonmaw no sockets Dragonmaw IconDragonmawBlacksmithing
Option Hope Ender Icon Hope Ender no sockets Doom-Lord Kazzak
Option The Bladefist Icon The Bladefist no sockets Warchief Kargath BladefistShattered Halls (Heroic)
Option Vindicator's Brand Icon Vindicator's Brand no sockets The AldorExalted
Easy Fel Edged Battleaxe Icon Fel Edged Battleaxe 1 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Fel Edged Battleaxe IconFel Edged BattleaxeBlacksmithing
Easy Runic Hammer Icon Runic Hammer no sockets Runic Hammer IconRunic HammerBlacksmithing
Easy Firebrand Battleaxe Icon Firebrand Battleaxe no sockets BroggokBlood Furnace (Heroic)
Easy Bloodskull Destroyer Icon Bloodskull Destroyer no sockets Lieutenant DrakeOld Hillsbrad Foothills (Heroic)

You should be taking whichever of the Blacksmithing weapons matches your racial, if any. If you are not a Blacksmith, it is recommended to get PvP weapons, both Season 1 weapons and Honor weapons are good options.

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Off Hand Weapon

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Hope Ender Icon Hope Ender no sockets Doom-Lord Kazzak
Best Vindicator's Brand Icon Vindicator's Brand no sockets The AldorExalted
Easy Fel Edged Battleaxe Icon Fel Edged Battleaxe 1 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Fel Edged Battleaxe IconFel Edged BattleaxeBlacksmithing
Easy Runic Hammer Icon Runic Hammer no sockets Runic Hammer IconRunic HammerBlacksmithing
Easy Firebrand Battleaxe Icon Firebrand Battleaxe no sockets BroggokBlood Furnace (Heroic)
Easy Bloodskull Destroyer Icon Bloodskull Destroyer no sockets Lieutenant DrakeOld Hillsbrad Foothills (Heroic)

Try to take whichever weapon fits your racials the best. PvP arena weapons are very good but hard to obtain.

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Ranged

Rank Item Gems Source
Best Barrel-Blade Longrifle Icon Barrel-Blade Longrifle 2 x Bold Living Ruby Icon Bold Living Ruby Doomwalker
Recommended Mama's Insurance Icon Mama's Insurance no sockets Declawing Doomclaw
Easy Felsteel Whisper Knives Icon Felsteel Whisper Knives no sockets Felsteel Whisper Knives IconFelsteel Whisper KnivesBlacksmithing
Option Veteran's Musket Icon Veteran's Musket / Marksman's Bow Icon Marksman's Bow no sockets Thrallmar or Honor HoldExalted

Barrel-Blade Longrifle Icon Barrel-Blade Longrifle yet another great piece of gear from a world boss, making it nearly impossible to get. Mama's Insurance Icon Mama's Insurance is an amazing alternative and extremely easy to get. There are also a few Hit Rating options here depending on your needs.

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For a list of recommended enchants, check out our Fury Warrior Enchants guide.

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Changelog

  • 11 Jun. 2021: Added Meta gem and Ragesteel Shoulders.
  • 26 May 2021: Guide added.
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