Mistweaver Monk Healing Gear and Best in Slot in Battle for Azeroth (BfA) 8.0.1

Last updated on Aug 13, 2018 at 15:29 by Dhaubbs 23 comments

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General Information

This page is a gear reference for Mistweaver Monks. It lists your best items, with an emphasis on trinkets, and gives you gearing advice.

The other pages of our Mistweaver Monk guide can be accessed from the table of contents on the right.

About Our Author

This guide has been written by Dhaubbs a Mistweaver Monk theorycrafter, and moderator on the Monk Discord Peak of Serenity. He raids in Big Dumb Guild on Illidan-US, where he also produces encounter videos. You can follow him on Twitter, Twitch, and/or YouTube.

1. Best in Slot List for Mistweaver Monks

With the advent of Warforging and Titanforging, true "best in slot" lists are a thing of the past. You should always be equipping items that will gain net you the greatest benefit based on your stat weights. The purpose of this page is to provide a list of the most ideal pieces, so you can target their sources.

2. Healing Trinkets

Trinkets often fall outside of the linear progression of normal gearing, and as such they will be listed separately from the BiS lists:

  1. Drust-Runed Icicle Icon Drust-Runed Icicle from Hailstone Construct a World Boss;
  2. Doom's Hatred Icon Doom's Hatred/Lion's Grace Icon Lion's Grace from The Lion's Roar/Doom's Howl;
  3. Darkmoon Deck: Tides Icon Darkmoon Deck: Tides available from inscription;
  4. Conch of Dark Whispers Icon Conch of Dark Whispers from Shrine of the Storm;
  5. Lady Waycrest's Music Box Icon Lady Waycrest's Music Box from Waycrest Manor.

3. Best in Slot Set List for Mistweaver Monks from Dungeons

The following are the best in slot pieces for Mistweaver attainable from dungeons for raid healing.

Slot Item Source
Helm Hood of the Slithering Loa Icon Hood of the Slithering Loa Temple of Sethraliss
Shoulders Mantle of Fastidious Machinations Icon Mantle of Fastidious Machinations Atal'Dazar
Cloak Sporecaller's Shroud Icon Sporecaller's Shroud The Underrot
Chest Gore-Splattered Vest Icon Gore-Splattered Vest The Underrot
Wrists Kula's Butchering Wristwraps Icon Kula's Butchering Wristwraps King's Rest
Gloves Grips of Electrified Defense Icon Grips of Electrified Defense Temple of Sethraliss
Belt Cincture of the Azerite Arsenal Icon Cincture of the Azerite Arsenal Tol Dagor
Legs Pustule Bearer's Pants Icon Pustule Bearer's Pants The Underrot
Boots Besieger's Deckstalkers Icon Besieger's Deckstalkers Siege of Boralus
Ring #1 Lord Waycrest's Signet Icon Lord Waycrest's Signet Waycrest Manor
Ring #2 Thornwoven Band Icon Thornwoven Band Waycrest Manor
Weapon 1 Aq'mar, the Tidecaller Icon Aq'mar, the Tidecaller Shrine of the Storm
Weapon 2 Leaxa's Thought-Piercer Icon Leaxa's Thought-Piercer The Underrot
Weapon 3 Galvanized Stormcrusher Icon Galvanized Stormcrusher Temple of Sethraliss
Off-Hand 1 Aureus Vessel Icon Aureus Vessel Atal'Dazar
Off-Hand 2 Rattling Jar of Eyes Icon Rattling Jar of Eyes Tol Dagor

Note that any combination of the listed weapons and Off-Hands equate to roughly the same HPS.

4. Best in Slot Set List for Mistweaver Monks from Raids

The following are the best in slot pieces attainable for Mistweaver for raid healing from Uldir.

Slot Item Source
Helm Hood of Pestilent Ichor Icon Hood of Pestilent Ichor Vectis
Shoulders Usurper's Bloodcaked Spaulders Icon Usurper's Bloodcaked Spaulders Zul
Cloak Cloak of Rippling Whispers Icon Cloak of Rippling Whispers Zul
Chest Jerkin of the Aberrant Chimera Icon Jerkin of the Aberrant Chimera Fetid Devourer
Wrists Wristwraps of Coursing Miasma Icon Wristwraps of Coursing Miasma Vectis
Gloves Gloves of Descending Madness Icon Gloves of Descending Madness Taloc
Belt Replicated Chitin Cord Icon Replicated Chitin Cord Zek'voz
Legs Pathogenic Legwraps Icon Pathogenic Legwraps M.O.T.H.E.R.
Boots Quarantine Protocol Treads Icon Quarantine Protocol Treads Zek'voz
Ring #1 Rot-Scour Ring Icon Rot-Scour Ring M.O.T.H.E.R.
Ring #2 Ring of the Infinite Void Icon Ring of the Infinite Void Zek'voz
Weapon Regurgitated Purifier's Flamestaff Icon Regurgitated Purifier's Flamestaff Fetid Devourer

5. Changelog

  • 13 Aug. 2018: Updated for Battle for Azeroth launch.
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