Arms Warrior PvP Gear Guide for WotLK Classic

Last updated on Jan 18, 2023 at 12:00 by Abide 2 comments

On this page you will find the recommended best in slot gear for an Arms Warrior in Wrath of the Lich King Classic Season Two.

The gear list below is following the stat priority of Hit Cap (5%) > Resilience ≥ Strength > Armor Pen > Critical Strike and will include items available exclusively from Wrath of the Lich King Classic Dungeons/Raids, Professions, PvP, and Reputation rewards.

This page only focuses on the best in slot gear for a PvP Arms Warrior. You can learn more about how to leverage your unique skills by reading our full Arms Warrior PvP guide below:

This is a list of items that are considered to be best in each slot for PvP based content. If you are instead looking for a PvE-focused list for either pre-raid or best-in-slot gear, make sure to check out our Warrior gearing hub below. Some PvE gear is used even in PvP, allowing you to use certain items almost all of the time.


Best in Slot Gear for PvP Arms Warrior in Wrath of the Lich King

Slot Item Source
  • Relentless Gladiator's Plate Helm Icon Relentless Gladiator's Plate Helm
  • Arena Points Vendor
  • Relentless Gladiator's Plate Shoulders Icon Relentless Gladiator's Plate Shoulders
  • Arena Points Vendor
  • Relentless Gladiator's Plate Chestpiece Icon Relentless Gladiator's Plate Chestpiece
  • Arena Points Vendor
  • Honor Vendor
  • Arena Points Vendor
  • Honor Vendor
  • Relentless Gladiator's Plate Legguards Icon Relentless Gladiator's Plate Legguards
  • Arena Points Vendor
  • Honor Vendor
Ranged Weapon
  • 15 x Sidereal Essence Icon Sidereal Essence

Best Enchants for PvP Arms Warrior in Wrath of the Lich King

Slot Enchantment
Head Arcanum of Triumph Icon Arcanum of Triumph
Shoulders Inscription of Triumph Icon Inscription of Triumph
Back Enchant Cloak - Major Agility IconEnchant Cloak - Major Agility
Chest Enchant Chest - Exceptional Resilience IconEnchant Chest - Exceptional Resilience
Wrists Enchant Bracers - Greater Assault IconEnchant Bracers - Greater Assault
Hands Enchant Gloves - Precision IconEnchant Gloves - Precision
Legs Icescale Leg Armor Icon Icescale Leg Armor
Feet Enchant Boots - Tuskarr's Vitality IconEnchant Boots - Tuskarr's Vitality
Two-Handed Weapon Enchant Weapon - Berserking IconEnchant Weapon - Berserking
One-Handed Weapon Enchant Weapon - Blood Draining IconEnchant Weapon - Blood Draining
Shield Enchant Shield - Resilience IconEnchant Shield - Resilience
Rings Enchant Ring - Assault IconEnchant Ring - Assault

Best Gems for PvP Arms Warrior in Wrath of the Lich King

Your gemming will change vastly depending on your current gear, team composition and playstyle. When you get Mjolnir Runestone Icon Mjolnir Runestone you will want to swap to Fractured Cardinal Ruby Icon Fractured Cardinal Ruby till you reach the soft ArP cap (100% Armor Penetration while Mjolnir Runestone Icon Mjolnir Runestone proc is active). After that you will want to prioritize either Strength or Resilience depending on your needs and your playstyle.



  • 28 May 2023: Updated for Phase 3.
  • 18 Jan. 2023: Reviewed for Phase 2 release ahead of Ulduar raid release.
  • 26 Sep. 2022: Page added.
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