Enhancement Shaman PvP Guide (Dragonflight 10.2.7)

Last updated on May 07, 2024 at 11:20 by Tiqqle 14 comments
General Information

This guide will walk you through everything you need to know to play Enhancement Shaman in a PvP environment. The guide will cover everything from talent choices, PvP talents, gameplay and rotation, and useful racial bonuses. It is most applicable to Arena content, but most talents and racial bonuses will work in Rated Battlegrounds and skirmishes.

If you were looking for TBC Classic content, please refer to our TBC Shaman PvP guide.

1.

Enhancement Shaman in the Current Meta

Enhancement Shamans are powerful in the current patch of Dragonflight. This is due to high elemental damage of Sundering Icon Sundering, Elemental Blast Icon Elemental Blast, Hot Hand Icon Hot Hand, along with the PvP 4-set.

2.

Notable Season 4 Changes

  • There are no notable changes for Season 4 for Enhancement Shaman to consider.
  • New talent Tempest Strikes Icon Tempest Strikes: Your Stormstrike Icon Stormstrike, Lava Lash Icon Lava Lash and Ice Strike Icon Ice Strike have a chance to cause bonus Nature damage to your target.
  • Talents have been repositioned on the Enhancement Shaman talent tree.
  • Elemental Assault Icon Elemental Assault can now also generate Maelstrom Weapon charges from Ice Strike Icon Ice Strike and Lava Lash Icon Lava Lash rather than only Stormstrike Icon Stormstrike.
  • Talents have been repositioned on the Enhancement Shaman talent tree.
  • Legacy of the Frost Witch Icon Legacy of the Frost Witch now also increases Frost damage when consuming 10 stacks of Maelstrom Weapon rather than only Physical damage.
3.

Enhancement Shaman Strengths and Weaknesses

Strengths icon Strengths
  • +Strong melee and ranged damage and burst
  • +Multiple interupts
  • +Significant caster distruption
  • +Strong team healing
  • +Grounding Totem Icon Grounding Totem, Static Field Totem Icon Static Field Totem and Tremor Totem Icon Tremor Totem provide strong utility to the team
Weaknesses icon Weaknesses
  • -Limited crowd-control
  • -Damage is dependent on uptime
  • -Limited mobility
4.

Changelog

  • 07 May 2024 (races): Reviewed for 10.2.7.
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  • 25 Dec. 2022 (macros): Updated Macros Dragonflight Season 1.
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  • 11 Dec. 2022 (playstyle): Updated for Dragonflight post-launch.
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  • 18 Mar. 2021 (comps): Updated based on Patch 9.0.5 for Shadowlands.
  • 02 Feb. 2021 (comps): Updated based on maturing PvP Season.
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  • 12 Jul. 2020 (playstyle): Updated Burst and Sustained damage rotations.
  • 12 Jul. 2020 (talents): Updated Tier 4 and 6 Regular Talents.
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