Protection Paladin Tank Season of Mastery Pre-Raid 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 Pre-Raid content for your Protection Paladin in WoW Classic's Season of Mastery. For more gearing advice, please refer to our Protection Paladin Gearing and Best in Slot guide for the Season of Mastery.


Protection Paladin Season of Mastery Pre-Raid Best in Slot (BiS) List

This is the gear we recommend for Paladins, before setting foot in Molten Core or Onyxia's Lair. Essentially you should be following the basic stat priority of getting lots of defensive stats such as Stamina, Defense, and Armor if you are planning to tank raids. As there is a very huge variety of possible Protection Paladin gear available this BiS list only contains the most important and useful of them. The more offensive items in the list are considered to be a threat boost and are usable if needed. For more information on the stats that you should be looking for, check out the stats page listed below.

This list contains gear from: dungeons and reputation gear.

  • Gyth's Skull Icon Gyth's Skull
  • Golem Skull Helm Icon Golem Skull Helm
  • Medallion of Grand Marshal Morris Icon Medallion of Grand Marshal Morris
  • Verek's Collar Icon Verek's Collar
  • Stockade Pauldrons Icon Stockade Pauldrons
  • Bulky Iron Spaulders Icon Bulky Iron Spaulders
  • World drop bind on equip
  • Guard Mol'dar and Guard Slip'kik in Dire Maul North
Back Redoubt Cloak Icon Redoubt Cloak Mizzle the Crafty in Dire Maul North
  • Kromcrush's Chestplate Icon Kromcrush's Chestplate
  • Deathbone Chestplate Icon Deathbone Chestplate
  • Ornate Adamantium Breastplate Icon Ornate Adamantium Breastplate
  • Captain Kromcrush in Dire Maul North
  • Side bosses in Scholomance
  • Reward from the quest In Dreams in Western Plaguelands
Wrists Fel Hardened Bracers Icon Fel Hardened Bracers Lord Hel'nurath in Dire Maul West
  • Stonegrip Gauntlets Icon Stonegrip Gauntlets
  • Boneclenched Gauntlets Icon Boneclenched Gauntlets
  • World drop bind on equip
  • Ras Frostwhisper in Scholomance
Waist Deathbone Girdle Icon Deathbone Girdle Side bosses in Scholomance
  • Deathbone Legguards Icon Deathbone Legguards
  • Warmaster Legguards Icon Warmaster Legguards
Feet Deathbone Sabatons Icon Deathbone Sabatons Various bosses in Scholomance
  • Naglering Icon Naglering
  • Myrmidon's Signet Icon Myrmidon's Signet
  • Golem Lord Argelmach in Blackrock Depths
  • World drop bind on equip
  • Mark of the Chosen Icon Mark of the Chosen
  • Force of Will Icon Force of Will
  • Mark of Tyranny Icon Mark of Tyranny
  • Reward from General Drakkisath's Demise in Upper Blackrock Spire
  • Reward from The Pariah's Instructions in Maraudon
  • General Angerforge in Blackrock Depths
  • Ardent Custodian Icon Ardent Custodian
  • Masterwork Stormhammer Icon Masterwork Stormhammer
  • Ironfoe Icon Ironfoe
  • Flurry Axe Icon Flurry Axe
  • Hand of Edward the Odd Icon Hand of Edward the Odd
  • Hedgecutter Icon Hedgecutter
  • World drop bind on equip
  • Created through Blacksmithing
  • Ironfoe in Blackrock Depths
  • World drop bind on equip
  • World drop bind on equip
  • Guard Mol'dar and Guard Slip'kik in Dire Maul North
  • Draconian Deflector Icon Draconian Deflector
  • Draconian Aegis of the Legion Icon Draconian Aegis of the Legion
  • Skullflame Shield Icon Skullflame Shield
  • Argent Defender Icon Argent Defender
Libram Libram of Hope Icon Libram of Hope Isalien in Dire Maul

Further Lists

If you feel you are ready to take on the raids that WoW Classic's Season of Mastery has to offer, you may wish to consult our raid gear best in slot lists for Paladin below.



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