Beast Mastery Hunter DPS Gems, Enchants, and Consumables — Shadowlands Pre-Patch 9.0.1

Last updated on Oct 12, 2020 at 22:14 by Azortharion 4 comments
General Information

On this page, we list the best gems, enchants, flasks, potions, and food you can get for your Beast Mastery Hunter, based on your stat priority. We also give budget alternatives. This page is updated for World of Warcraft — Shadowlands Pre-Patch 9.0.1.

If you were looking for WoW Classic content, please refer to our Classic DPS Hunter enchants and consumables.


Enchants, Gems and Consumables for Beast Mastery Hunter

This section specifically covers the optimal gems, enchants, food, and flasks to use for your character. To get a more detailed rundown of the different stats for Beast Mastery Hunter, please visit our dedicated Stats page.


Best Gems for Beast Mastery Hunter

You should be using one Leviathan's Eye of Agility Icon Leviathan's Eye of Agility and one Kraken's Eye of Agility Icon Kraken's Eye of Agility in a socket, and Deadly Lava Lazuli Icon Deadly Lava Lazuli Gems in all other sockets.

Gouged Eye of N'Zoth Icon Gouged Eye of N'Zoth can be used to insert sockets into any Patch 8.3 item that does not have one. It is purchased for 25,000 Corrupted Mementos Icon Corrupted Mementos, which are acquired through Horrific Visions. You should use this on items that you plan to use for a long time, and a wide variety of situations.


Best Enchants for Beast Mastery Hunter

Slot Enchantment
Weapon Enchant Weapon - Gale-Force Striking Icon Enchant Weapon - Gale-Force Striking

*Weapon Enchants are extremely close in performance and the best one can vary wildly with your gear, even beyond our generic recommendations above. We recommend simulating your enchant options using for the best results.


Consumables for Beast Mastery Hunter


Best Flasks and Potions for Beast Mastery

Greater Flask of the Currents Icon Greater Flask of the Currents should be used for raids.

Warlock Healthstones and Abyssal Healing Potion Icon Abyssal Healing Potion should be used when at low health.


Best Food for Beast Mastery

You should eat the 131 Agility feasts Famine Evaluator And Snack Table Icon Famine Evaluator And Snack Table whenever possible. Otherwise, eat the 93 Critical Strike food, Mech-Dowel's Big Mech Icon Mech-Dowel's "Big Mech".


Augment Runes for Beast Mastery

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.

Starting in patch 8.3 you can also use the re-usable Lightning-Forged Augment Rune Icon Lightning-Forged Augment Rune to increase your primary stat by an equal amount.



  • 12 Oct. 2020: Page updated for the Shadowlands pre-patch.
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