Frost Death Knight DPS Sanctum of Domination Raid Guide — Shadowlands 9.2.5

Last updated on Jul 31, 2022 at 16:46 by Bicepspump 29 comments
General Information

On this page, you will find tips, tricks, and strategies tailored to your Frost Death Knight for each boss of the following raid: Sanctum of Domination. All our content is updated for World of Warcraft — Shadowlands 9.2.5.

1.

Introduction

During Shadowlands Season 4, Castle Nathria, Sanctum of Domination, and Sepulcher of the First Ones will each spend time being featured as a Fated Raid. During these times encounters within the specific raid will include an additional mechanic and items will drop at increased item levels. If you would like to learn more general information about the Fated Raids system as a whole, please see our overview below. Otherwise, continue to use this page for specialization-specific tips.

On this page, you will find Frost Death Knight-specific information to deal with each boss in the Sanctum of Domination raid.

This page assumes that you already understand most of the mechanics of each encounter. These can be found on the full raid guide, so what is contained here are details specifically tailored toward Frost Death Knights and what you can do to deal with each fight as best as possible.

2.

Talent Cheatsheet

The Tarragrue The Eye of the Jailer The Nine Remnant of Ner'zhul Soulrender Dormazain Painsmith Raznal Guardian of the First Ones Fatescribe Roh-Kalo Kel'Thuzad Sylvanas Windrunner

We advise to use the following talents on The Tarragrue.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on The Tarragrue: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

We advise to use the following talents on The Eye of the Jailer.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on The Eye of the Jailer: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

We advise to use the following talents on The Nine.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on The Nine: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

We advise to use the following talents on Remnant of Ner'zhul.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on Remnant of Ner'zhul: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

We advise to use the following talents on Soulrender Dormazain.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on Soulrender Dormazain: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

We advise to use the following talents on Painsmith Raznal.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on Painsmith Raznal: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

We advise to use the following talents on Guardian of the First Ones.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on Guardian of the First Ones: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

We advise to use the following talents on Fatescribe Roh-Kalo.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on Fatescribe Roh-Kalo: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

We advise to use the following talents on Kel'Thuzad.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on Kel'Thuzad: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

We advise to use the following talents on Sylvanas Windrunner.

We advise you to use the following Legendary on Sylvanas Windrunner: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

3.

The Tarragrue

We advise you to use the following talents against The Tarragrue.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against The Tarragrue: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord/ Night Fae

3.1.

Tips

  • In order to engage this encounter you will need to kill the Infused Goliaths. When defeated they will drop an Anima Orb with 3 choices of powers. Once you have defeated all 4 Infused Goliaths the boss will spawn.
  • When it comes to your choices, there is generally always a clear-cut option. Do not pick anything that can potentially have a negative impact on your group. Otherwise just pick up the DPS power that can be chosen.
  • You can soak Chains of Eternity Icon Chains of Eternity with Icebound Fortitude Icon Icebound Fortitude.
  • Heroic: You can soak Remnant: Soulforge Heat Icon Remnant: Soulforge Heat with Anti-Magic Shell Icon Anti-Magic Shell and not receive any debuffs.
  • Mythic: Anti-Magic Shell Icon Anti-Magic Shell will no longer prevent debuffs from Remnant: Soulforge Heat Icon Remnant: Soulforge Heat.

For more information, please refer to our The Tarragrue guide.

4.

The Eye of the Jailer

We advise you to use the following talents against The Eye of the Jailer.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against The Eye of the Jailer: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord/ Night Fae

4.1.

Tips

For more information, please refer to our The Eye of the Jailer guide.

5.

The Nine

We advise you to use the following talents against The Nine.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against The Nine: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord/ Night Fae

5.1.

Tips

  • You can grip Formless Mass adds; use Death Grip Icon Death Grip to do so.
  • Death's Advance Icon Death's Advance can be used to help with the pull/push effects of the encounter.

For more information, please refer to our The Nine guide.

6.

Remnant of Ner'zhul

We advise you to use the following talents against Remnant of Ner'zhul.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Remnant of Ner'zhul: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord/ Night Fae

6.1.

Tips

  • You can use Death's Advance Icon Death's Advance to dodge the huge knockback. This is a large benefit and you should aim to leverage it to maximise your boss uptime.
  • Use Anti-Magic Zone Icon Anti-Magic Zone when Nerzhul hits 30%, to help your raid survive the big magic damage hit!

For more information, please refer to our Remnant of Ner'zhul guide.

7.

Soulrender Dormazain

We advise you to use the following talents against Soulrender Dormazain.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Soulrender Dormazain: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord/ Night Fae

7.1.

Tips

For more information, please refer to our Soulrender Dormazain guide.

8.

Painsmith Raznal

We advise you to use the following talents against Painsmith Raznal.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Painsmith Raznal: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord

8.1.

Tips

  • The Flameclasp Trap Icon Flameclasp Traps leave a stacking debuff when they blow up. Your raid should stagger them but Anti-Magic Shell Icon Anti-Magic Shell is still useful to prevent the debuff stacking on yourself.
  • Use Anti-Magic Zone Icon Anti-Magic Zone when the tank runs out with the debuff.

For more information, please refer to our Painsmith Raznal guide.

9.

Guardian of the First Ones

We advise you to use the following talents against Guardian of the First Ones.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Guardian of the First Ones: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord/ Night Fae

9.1.

Tips

  • Use Anti-Magic Zone Icon Anti-Magic Zone for when your raid stacks up to tank the Purging Protocol Icon Purging Protocol.
  • Another possible usage is when the Energy Cores explode, dealing magic damage to everyone in the raid.

For more information, please refer to our Guardian of the First Ones guide.

10.

Fatescribe Roh-Kalo

We advise you to use the following talents against Fatescribe Roh-Kalo.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Fatescribe Roh-Kalo: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord/ Night Fae

10.1.

Tips

  • You can pre-immune the application of Twist Fate Icon Twist Fate with Anti-Magic Shell Icon Anti-Magic Shell. The application is random so there is only a chance that you can make it work.

For more information, please refer to our Fatescribe Roh-Kalo guide.

11.

Kel'Thuzad

We advise you to use the following talents against Kel'Thuzad.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Kel'Thuzad: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord/ Night Fae

11.1.

Tips

For more information, please refer to our Kel'Thuzad guide.

12.

Sylvanas Windrunner

We advise you to use the following talents against Sylvanas Windrunner.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Sylvanas Windrunner: Rage of the Frozen Champion Icon Rage of the Frozen Champion.

Recommended Covenant:Necrolord/ Night Fae

12.1.

Tips

For more information, please refer to our Sylvanas Windrunner guide.

13.

Changelog

  • 31 Jul. 2022: Updated for Shadowlands season 4.
  • 01 Nov. 2021: Reviewed and approved for Patch 9.1.5.
  • 12 Jul. 2021: Guide created.
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