Priest Healer Season of Mastery Phase 1 Gear

Last updated on Nov 15, 2021 at 08:48 by Wrdlbrmpft 1 comment

On this page, you will find the best gear and best in slot items from Molten Core and Onyxia's Lair for your Priest Healer in WoW Classic's Season of Mastery. For pre-raid gearing advice, please refer to our Priest Healer Pre-Raid Gearing and Best in Slot guide for the Season of Mastery.

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Holy and Discipline Priest Season of Mastery Best in Slot (BiS) List for Molten Core / Onyxia's Lair

Below, you will find the best-in-slot items for Priest healers in Molten Core and Onyxia, along with pre-raid items where applicable.

Slot Item Source
Helm
  • Halo of Transcendence Icon Halo of Transcendence
Neck
  • Animated Chain Necklace Icon Animated Chain Necklace *
Shoulder
  • Mantle of the Scarlet Crusade Icon Mantle of the Scarlet Crusade
  • Burial Shawl Icon Burial Shawl
  • Elder Wizard's Mantle Icon Elder Wizard's Mantle
Cloak
  • Hide of the Wild Icon Hide of the Wild **
Chest
  • Truefaith Vestments Icon Truefaith Vestments ***
  • Crafted through Tailoring (BoP - Cannot be traded)
Wrists
  • Vambraces of Prophecy Icon Vambraces of Prophecy
Gloves
  • Atal'ai Gloves Icon Atal'ai Gloves (of Healing)
  • Gloves of Prophecy Icon Gloves of Prophecy
Belt
  • Whipvine Cord Icon Whipvine Cord
Legs
  • Leggings of Transcendence Icon Leggings of Transcendence
Boots
  • Boots of the Full Moon Icon Boots of the Full Moon
  • Faith Healer's Boots Icon Faith Healer's Boots
Ring
  • Cauterizing Band Icon Cauterizing Band ****
Trinket
  • Royal Seal of Eldre'Thalas Icon Royal Seal of Eldre'Thalas
  • Briarwood Reed Icon Briarwood Reed
  • Shard of the Scale Icon Shard of the Scale (regen)
  • Second Wind Icon Second Wind (regen)
One-Hand
  • Grand Marshal's Warhammer Icon Grand Marshal's Warhammer (A) / High Warlord's Battle Mace Icon High Warlord's Battle Mace (H)
  • Aurastone Hammer Icon Aurastone Hammer *
Off-Hand
  • Lei of the Lifegiver Icon Lei of the Lifegiver
  • Brightly Glowing Stone Icon Brightly Glowing Stone
Staff
  • Benediction Icon Benediction (from The Eye of Divinity Icon The Eye of Divinity)
Wand**
  • Bonecreeper Stylus Icon Bonecreeper Stylus
  • Ritssyn's Wand of Bad Mojo Icon Ritssyn's Wand of Bad Mojo
  • Lethtendris's Wand Icon Lethtendris's Wand

Tier 1 Set: In general, Tier 1 pieces are considered bad, except for Bracers and Gloves, which provide decent healing combined with very good stats. The 3-set bonus of T1, which reduces the cast time of Flash Heal Icon Flash Heal by 0.1s, should only be used if your raid's other healers know that you will be spot healing low hp targets with it. If your heals land faster than other healers', it will often result in overhealing, so choose carefully when you want to use this set bonus. It is not bad, but it can make healing inefficient. However, picking up uncontested Tier 1 pieces is not a bad idea for situations where you need a lot of health or mana regeneration.

* Note 1: Choker of the Fire Lord Icon Choker of the Fire Lord provides 1 more healing than Animated Chain Necklace Icon Animated Chain Necklace. Do not take it from your caster DPS, it is BIS forever or very close to BIS forever for them for all of Classic. The same goes for Mana Igniting Cord Icon Mana Igniting Cord; do not take it if a caster still needs it. Druids, Shamans, and Paladins are grateful if you pass Aurastone Hammer Icon Aurastone Hammer to them, as they, unlike you, do not have a free superior Benediction Icon Benediction-like healing staff.

** Note 2: Hide of the Wild Icon Hide of the Wild is the best cloak obtainable at the moment, however if you are unable to afford the materials or a crafted cloak, Cloak of the Cosmos Icon Cloak of the Cosmos is a less powerful alternative.

*** Note 3: If you do not have Tailoring then Robes of the Exalted Icon Robes of the Exalted from Baron Rivendare in Stratholme undead is a good replacement.

**** Note 4: While Cauterizing Band Icon Cauterizing Band is not unique and can be equipped in both ring slots, it can be difficult to obtain two. Fordring's Seal Icon Fordring's Seal is a great replacement for the second slot until you can obtain your second Cauterizing Band Icon Cauterizing Band.

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Other Best in Slot Lists

As this list is meant to be used for Healer Priests in WoW Classic's Season of Mastery, we have created separate gear lists for those interested in optimizing themselves for the "main" branch of Classic instead. If you are not playing in the Season of Mastery, it is recommended that you consult this gear hub instead.

In addition, because Molten Core and Onyxia's Lair may require the use of additional Fire Resistance, we have a separate guide below to optimize your gear for this stat if necessary.

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Changelog

  • 15 Nov. 2021: Guide added for the Season of Mastery.
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