Affliction Warlock DPS Gems, Enchants, and Consumables — Shadowlands 9.1
On this page, we list the best gems, enchants, flasks, potions, and food you can get for your Affliction Warlock, based on your stat priority. We also give budget alternatives. This page is updated for World of Warcraft — Shadowlands 9.1.
If you were looking for WoW Classic content, please refer to our TBC Classic Affliction Warlock gems and enchants.
Enchants, Gems and Consumables for Affliction Warlock
Since the recommendations on this page (gems, enchants, food, and flasks) are based on your stat priority, we recommend also checking out our dedicated stats page for Affliction Warlock.
Best Gems for Affliction Warlock
Best Enchants for Affliction Warlock
Consumables for Affliction Warlock
Best Flasks and Potions for Affliction
Potion of Spectral Intellect is the best choice overall, offering marginally worse single target output compared to Potion of Phantom Fire, but better suited for burst phases and multitarget situations, with a much appreciated consistency.
Spectral Flask of Power should be used as your flask of choice.
Best Weapon Oil for Affliction
Shadowcore Oil should be used as your weapon oil.
Best Armor Kit for Affliction
Best Food for Affliction
If simming yourself results in a different best secondary stat than Mastery, you should eat that food instead.
Augment Runes for Affliction
If you can afford it, you should use Veiled Augment Runes to increase your primary stat. Since there is a finite amount of these runes available, you should make sure to use them wisely and to stock up on them for when you need them.
- 28 Jun. 2021: Reviewed and approved for Patch 9.1.
- 09 Mar. 2021: Reviewed for Patch 9.0.5.
- 09 Feb. 2021: Swapped potion recommendation due to better usability and more consistency.
- 08 Dec. 2020: Added Armor Kits.
- 05 Dec. 2020: Swapped weapon enchant back to Celestial Guidance for better usability.
- 25 Nov. 2020: Updated the food section to the correct secondary.
- 23 Nov. 2020: Page updated for Shadowlands release: new gems, enchants and consumables added.
- 12 Oct. 2020: Page updated for the Shadowlands pre-patch.
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