Restoration Druid Healing The Eternal Palace Raid Guide — Battle for Azeroth (BfA) 8.2

Last updated on Jul 08, 2019 at 22:00 by Torty 49 comments
General Information

On this page, you will find tips, tricks, and strategies tailored to your Restoration Druid for each boss of the following raid: The Eternal Palace. All our content is updated for World of Warcraft — Battle for Azeroth (BfA) 8.2.

1. Introduction

In this section, you will find information and guidance for healing each boss individually in the Eternal Palace raid as a Restoration Druid. These are not complete encounter guides, but rather provide specific tips for healing the bosses as a Restoration Druid.

The tips on this page are based on PTR testing alone and may not reflect the state of encounters on live servers. This page will be updated with new information once the encounters have been experienced and killed on their respective difficulties.

2. Talent and Essence Cheatsheet

Abyssal Commander Sivara Blackwater Behemoth Radiance of Azshara Lady Ashvane Orgozoa The Queen's Court Za'qul, Harbinger of Ny'alotha Queen Azshara

We advise to use the following talents on Abyssal Commander Sivara.

We advise to use the following essences on Abyssal Commander Sivara.

We advise to use the following talents on Blackwater Behemoth.

We advise to use the following essences on Blackwater Behemoth.

We advise to use the following talents on Radiance of Azshara.

We advise to use the following essences on Radiance of Azshara.

We advise to use the following talents on Lady Ashvane.

We advise to use the following essences on Lady Ashvane.

We advise to use the following talents on Orgozoa.

We advise to use the following essences on Orgozoa.

We advise to use the following talents on The Queen's Court.

We advise to use the following essences on The Queen's Court.

We advise to use the following talents on Za'qul, Harbinger of Ny'alotha.

We advise to use the following essences on Za'qul, Harbinger of Ny'alotha.

We advise to use the following talents on Queen Azshara.

We advise to use the following essences on Queen Azshara.

3. Abyssal Commander Sivara

We advise you to use the following talents against Abyssal Commander Sivara.

We advise you to use the following essences against Abyssal Commander Sivara.

3.1. Tips

If you get targeted with Overflow Icon Overflow, run to the edges of the room to drop the pool that spawns when the debuff expires. You should use Tiger Dash Icon Tiger Dash and Barkskin Icon Barkskin if you have high stacks of Frost Mark Icon Frost Mark.

You should alternate usage of Incarnation: Tree of Life Icon Incarnation: Tree of Life and Flourish Icon Flourish with Tranquility Icon Tranquility for Overwhelming Barrage Icon Overwhelming Barrage and Unstable Mixture Icon Unstable Mixture explosions that follow.

For more information, please refer to our Abyssal Commander Sivara strategy guide.

4. Blackwater Behemoth

We advise you to use the following talents against Blackwater Behemoth.

We advise you to use the following essences against Blackwater Behemoth.

4.1. Tips

Make sure you track Bioluminescence Icon Bioluminescence on your raid frames. Only people with this debuff will be able to receive healing.

You can use Wild Charge Icon Wild Charge in Aquatic Form Icon Aquatic Form for an underwater sprint, which can be useful during the intermission to get to the boss more quickly, or during Shock Pulse Icon Shock Pulse to move away from the boss.

For more information, please refer to our Blackwater Behemoth strategy guide.

5. Radiance of Azshara

We advise you to use the following talents against Radiance of Azshara.

We advise you to use the following essences against Radiance of Azshara.

5.1. Tips

Pay attention to the position of players with Arcane Bomb Icon Arcane Bomb before you dispel them.

During Ancient Tempest Icon Ancient Tempest you should stay close to your group, but still cast Wild Growth Icon Wild Growth off yourself. It will prevent Wild Growth from ever being interrupted due to line of sight issues and it heals the lowest Health raid members anyway.

Use your cooldowns for Unshackled Power Icon Unshackled Power casts.

Use Typhoon Icon Typhoon and Ursol's Vortex Icon Ursol's Vortex to help interrupt the Stormling adds as they cast.

For more information, please refer to our Radiance of Azshara strategy guide.

6. Lady Ashvane

We advise you to use the following talents against Lady Ashvane.

We advise you to use the following essences against Lady Ashvane.

6.1. Tips

Rippling Wave Icon Rippling Wave will cause periodic bursts of damage on the raid after people start soaking the orbs. Make sure you track the Waterlogged Icon Waterlogged debuff and its stacks. Players with this debuff will be at higher risk of dying to raid damage. You should spread your healing cooldowns and time them after a few orbs were already soaked.

For more information, please refer to our Lady Ashvane strategy guide.

7. Orgozoa

We advise you to use the following talents against Orgozoa.

We advise you to use the following essences against Orgozoa.

7.1. Tips

Tanks will take massive damage in this fight, and are required to be topped up in order to soak Amniotic Splatter Icon Amniotic Splatter. Make sure you keep Lifebloom Icon Lifebloom on them and use the Rampant Growth Icon Rampant Growth Azerite trait.

Pace your Mana to have more of it left towards the end of the fight, as the damage will increase with more and more players getting affected by Incubation Fluid Icon Incubation Fluid.

For more information, please refer to our Orgozoa strategy guide.

8. The Queen's Court

We advise you to use the following talents against The Queen's Court.

We advise you to use the following essences against The Queen's Court.

8.1. Tips

Zealous Eruption Icon Zealous Eruption deals a huge amount of damage to anyone outside the bubble area around Silivaz, most often just the tank who is on the other boss.

Time your burst healing around the first or second Potent Spark Icon Potent Spark exploding.

Try to save Incarnation: Tree of Life Icon Incarnation: Tree of Life for Deferred Sentence Icon Deferred Sentence, unless it means delaying your cast by a few minutes.

Obey or Suffer Icon Obey or Suffer causes Suffering Icon Suffering whenever a player is damaged, making that player healing immune for 5 seconds. Make sure to track it on your raid frames.

For more information, please refer to our The Queen's Court strategy guide.

9. Za'qul, Harbinger of Ny'alotha

We advise you to use the following talents against Za'qul, Harbinger of Ny'alotha.

We advise you to use the following essences against Za'qul, Harbinger of Ny'alotha.

9.1. Tips

Dread Icon Dread will be causing massive damage to the raid whenever it is dispelled. Make sure you land a Wild Growth Icon Wild Growth and spot heal low Health players before the second one is dispelled.

Players inside the Delirium Realm Icon Delirium Realm cannot be healed. Focus on keeping people in the other realm healthy instead, and on dispelling Shattered Psyche Icon Shattered Psyche from whoever dies inside the Delirium realm.

Meanwhile, players inside the Fear Realm Icon Fear Realm will take increasingly high damage from stacking Hysteria Icon Hysteria debuffs, requiring high healing towards the end of the phase. Make sure you have all your healing cooldowns ready for this part of the fight.

For more information, please refer to our Za'qul, Harbinger of Ny'alotha strategy guide.

10. Queen Azshara

We advise you to use the following talents against Queen Azshara.

We advise you to use the following essences against Queen Azshara.

10.1. Tips

Make sure to track Drained Soul Icon Drained Soul and keep at least one Rejuvenation Icon Rejuvenation on players affected by this debuff at all times.

Only dispel the Arcane Burst when you are sure they do not have anyone else in their line of sight.

In the final phase, Void Touched Icon Void Touched will cause tanks to be increasingly hard to heal, and Controlled Burst Icon Controlled Burst will deal significant raid damage, on top of causing the occasional System Shock Icon System Shock.

For more information, please refer to our Queen Azshara strategy guide.

11. Changelog

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