Retribution Paladin DPS Sanctum of Domination Raid Guide — Dragonflight 10.0.0

Last updated on Oct 24, 2022 at 21:56 by Urthearso 47 comments
General Information

On this page, you will find tips, tricks, and strategies tailored to your Retribution Paladin for each boss of the following raid: Sanctum of Domination. All our content is updated for World of Warcraft — Dragonflight 10.0.0.

1.

Introduction

On this page, you will find Retribution-Paladin-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 Retribution Paladins and what you can do to deal with each fight as best as possible.

During the Dragonflight Pre-Patch, Castle Nathria, Sanctum of Domination, and Sepulcher of the First Ones will be simultaneously featured as Fated Raids. During this time encounters within each 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.

2.

Default Talents

Changing talents no longer requires you to use a tome and can be freely done while out of combat.

2.1.

Single Target

You can easily import the talent tree below into the game with the following string:

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2.2.

Cleave

You can easily import the talent tree below into the game with the following string:

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3.

The Tarragrue

We recommend to pick the default single-target talents. Swap 1 Highlord's Judgment Icon Highlord's Judgment node for Tempest of the Lightbringer Icon Tempest of the Lightbringer. Pick Improved Blessing of Protection Icon Improved Blessing of Protection instead of Golden Path Icon Golden Path to allow your allies to soak Chains of Eternity Icon Chains of Eternity.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against The Tarragrue: Final Verdict Icon Final Verdict.

3.1.

Tips

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

4.

The Eye of the Jailer

We recommend to pick the default single-target talents. Swap 1 Highlord's Judgment Icon Highlord's Judgment node for Tempest of the Lightbringer Icon Tempest of the Lightbringer.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against The Eye of the Jailer: Final Verdict Icon Final Verdict.

4.1.

Tips

  • In the last 25% HP of the boss, the boss starts stacking a reduced healing taken debuff called Immediate Extermination Icon Immediate Extermination on all players. Each stack will reduce your healing taken by 10%, but you can use Divine Shield Icon Divine Shield to reset those stacks.

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

5.

The Nine

We recommend to pick the default single-target talents. Swap 1 Highlord's Judgment Icon Highlord's Judgment node for Tempest of the Lightbringer Icon Tempest of the Lightbringer and the second Highlord's Judgment Icon Highlord's Judgment node for Sanctification Icon Sanctification. Pick Improved Blessing of Protection Icon Improved Blessing of Protection instead of Golden Path Icon Golden Path to continue dps during Wings of Rage Icon Wings of Rage.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against The Nine: Relentless Inquisitor Icon Relentless Inquisitor.

5.1.

Tips

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

6.

Remnant of Ner'zhul

We recommend to pick the default single-target talents. Swap 1 Highlord's Judgment Icon Highlord's Judgment node for Tempest of the Lightbringer Icon Tempest of the Lightbringer. Pick Blessing of Protection Icon Blessing of Protection instead of Golden Path Icon Golden Path as safety measure.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Remnant of Ner'zhul: Final Verdict Icon Final Verdict.

6.1.

Tips

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

7.

Soulrender Dormazain

We recommend to pick the default cleave talents.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Soulrender Dormazain: Relentless Inquisitor Icon Relentless Inquisitor.

7.1.

Tips

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

8.

Painsmith Raznal

We recommend to pick the default single-target talents. Swap 1 Highlord's Judgment Icon Highlord's Judgment node for Tempest of the Lightbringer Icon Tempest of the Lightbringer. Pick Blessing of Protection Icon Blessing of Protection instead of Golden Path Icon Golden Path to be able to run through the spikes. Pick Blinding Light Icon Blinding Light instead of Blessing of Freedom Icon Blessing of Freedom as AoE interrupt.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Painsmith Raznal: Final Verdict Icon Final Verdict.

8.1.

Tips

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

9.

Guardian of the First Ones

We recommend to pick the default single-target talents. Swap 1 Highlord's Judgment Icon Highlord's Judgment node for Tempest of the Lightbringer Icon Tempest of the Lightbringer.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Guardian of the First Ones: Final Verdict Icon Final Verdict.

9.1.

Tips

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

10.

Fatescribe Roh-Kalo

We recommend to pick the default cleave talents.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Fatescribe Roh-Kalo: Relentless Inquisitor Icon Relentless Inquisitor.

10.1.

Tips

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

11.

Kel'Thuzad

We recommend to pick the default cleave talents.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Kel'Thuzad: Relentless Inquisitor Icon Relentless Inquisitor.

11.1.

Tips

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

12.

Sylvanas Windrunner

We recommend to pick the default single-target talents. Swap 1 Highlord's Judgment Icon Highlord's Judgment node for Tempest of the Lightbringer Icon Tempest of the Lightbringer. Pick Blessing of Protection Icon Blessing of Protection instead of Golden Path Icon Golden Path to remove Barbed Arrow Icon Barbed Arrow.

We advise you to use the following Legendary against Sylvanas Windrunner: Final Verdict Icon Final Verdict.

12.1.

Tips

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

13.

Changelog

  • 24 Oct. 2022: Updated for Dragonflight pre-patch.
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