Restoration Shaman PvP Gear Guide for WotLK Classic

Last updated on Jan 10, 2024 at 16:00 by Seksixeny 14 comments

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


PvP Best in Slot List for Healing Shamans

This is the gear we recommend for PvP encounters such as World PvP and Battlegrounds. In PvP you need less Spell Hit from your gear to maximize your odds at hitting enemies as only 4% is needed, so avoid going above this value with your gear.

You can learn more about how to leverage your unique skills in the Restoration 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 / Spell Power / 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 Gear for Restoration Shamans in the link below.

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Best Enchants for PvP Elemental Shaman

Slot Enchantment
Head Arcanum of Dominance Icon Arcanum of Dominance — 40 Stone Keeper's Shard Icon Stone Keeper's Shard
Shoulders Master's Inscription of the Storm IconMaster's Inscription of the Storm or Inscription of Dominance Icon Inscription of Dominance — 30 Stone Keeper's Shard Icon Stone Keeper's Shard
Back Lightweave Embroidery IconLightweave Embroidery, Springy Arachnoweave IconSpringy Arachnoweave, or Enchant Cloak - Spell Piercing IconEnchant Cloak - Spell Piercing
Chest Enchant Chest - Exceptional Resilience IconEnchant Chest - Exceptional Resilience
Wrists Fur Lining - Spell Power IconFur Lining - Spell Power or Enchant Bracers - Superior Spellpower IconEnchant Bracers - Superior Spellpower
Hands Hand-Mounted Pyro Rocket Icon Hand-Mounted Pyro Rocket, Hyperspeed Accelerators Icon Hyperspeed Accelerators, or Enchant Gloves - Exceptional Spellpower IconEnchant Gloves - Exceptional Spellpower
Belt Eternal Belt Buckle Icon Eternal Belt Buckle
Legs Sapphire Spellthread IconSapphire Spellthread or Earthen Leg Armor Icon Earthen Leg Armor
Feet Enchant Boots - Tuskarr's Vitality IconEnchant Boots - Tuskarr's Vitality
Weapon Enchant Weapon - Mighty Spellpower IconEnchant Weapon - Mighty Spellpower
Shield Enchant Shield - Resilience IconEnchant Shield - Resilience
Ring Enchant Ring - Greater Spellpower IconEnchant Ring - Greater Spellpower

Best Gems for PvP Elemental Shaman

Phase 3 introduced epic gems from prospecting Titanium Ore Icon Titanium Ore. You can also transmute them with Alchemy or buy them with emblems.

Finally, Insightful Earthstorm Diamond Icon Insightful Earthstorm Diamond is the best Meta Gem Socket Icon Meta Gem for PvP for the extra Mana regeneration it provides.


Restoration Shaman PvP Guide

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



  • 10 Jan. 2024: Added Phase 5 BiS.
  • 24 Sep. 2023: Added Phase 4 BiS.
  • 21 May 2023: Added Phase 3 BiS.
  • 18 Jan. 2023: Reviewed for Phase 2 release ahead of Ulduar raid release.
  • 15 Oct. 2022: Added the unique epic resilience gem.
  • 24 Sep. 2022: Page added.
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