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

Last updated on Feb 08, 2019 at 01:17 by Motoko 57 comments

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

1. Best Gems for Destruction Warlock

You should use gems matching your best simming stat. The recommendation below assumes Intellect is your highest-simming stat.

You should use Kraken's Eye of Intellect Icon Kraken's Eye of Intellect in one socket, and Masterful Tidal Amethyst Icon Masterful Tidal Amethyst (or the cheaper Masterful Kubiline Icon Masterful Kubiline) in all other sockets.

2. Best Enchants for Destruction Warlock

Slot Enchantment
Rings
Weapon

3. Consumables for Destruction Warlock

3.1. Best Flasks and Potions for Destruction

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 Destruction

You should eat from the Bountiful Captain's Feast Icon Bountiful Captain's Feast (or the cheaper Galley Banquet Icon Galley Banquet) when possible, and otherwise Mastery food (Sailor's Pie Icon Sailor's Pie or the cheaper Loa Loaf Icon Loa Loaf).

3.3. Augment Runes for Destruction

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

  • 08 Feb. 2019: Updated to reflect the change of stat priority.
  • 10 Dec. 2018: This page has been reviewed for Patch 8.1 and no changes are necessary.
  • 13 Aug. 2018: Updated for Battle for Azeroth launch.
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