Affliction Warlock DPS Gems, Enchants, and Consumables — Battle for Azeroth (BfA) 8.1.5

Last updated on Dec 10, 2018 at 17:29 by Motoko 96 comments
General Information

On this page, we list the best gems, enchants, flasks, potions, and food you can get for your Affliction Warlock in World of Warcraft — Battle for Azeroth (BfA) 8.1.5. We also give budget alternatives.

1. Best Gems for Affliction Warlock

You should use gems matching your best simming stat. If Intellect is simming highest, you should socket your gear with one Kraken's Eye of Intellect Icon Kraken's Eye of Intellect.

For most players, the best setup will be using Masterful Tidal Amethyst Icon Masterful Tidal Amethyst in each socket.

2. Best Enchants for Affliction Warlock

Slot Enchantment

3. Consumables for Affliction Warlock

3.1. Best Flasks and Potions for Affliction

Battle Potion of Intellect Icon Battle Potion of Intellect is the best choice for all situations.

Flask of Endless Fathoms Icon Flask of Endless Fathoms should be used as your flask of choice.

Coastal Healing Potion Icon Coastal Healing Potion should be used alongside Healthstone Icon Healthstones for emergency healing.

3.2. Best Food for Affliction

Bountiful Captain's Feast Icon Bountiful Captain's Feast is our go-to food. If your raid is not using feasts, you should use Sailor's Pie Icon Sailor's Pie (or your best-simming stat) instead.

3.3. Augment Runes for Affliction

If you can afford it, you should use Battle-Scarred Augment Rune Icon Battle-Scarred 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.

4. Changelog

  • 10 Dec. 2018: This page has been reviewed for Patch 8.1 and no changes are necessary.
  • 26 Aug. 2018: Added Masterful Navigation as a weapon enchant.
  • 13 Aug. 2018: Updated for Battle for Azeroth launch.
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