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Spotlight: Storm, Earth, and Fire

In Spotlights by pandanaconda

One of the biggest changes in Legion Windwalker is the removal of our old cleave technique and our dps rotational skill, Tigereye Brew, in favor of a new toy. Storm, Earth, and Fire is now extremely important to the play style of Legion Windwalker. To perform well, you’ll want to be aware of how it works, how it doesn’t, and …

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Spinning Crane Kick: Theorycrafting

In Legion, Spotlights by Babylonius

Chart and priority updated to assume full traits. If you don’t have 3/3 in the traits effecting these damaging abilities, your priority may be slightly different. Determining the Priority There are constant questions about how the number of targets and stacks of Cyclone Strikes. To determine this, we first have to determine how we rank all the abilities into the …

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Serenity: Theorycrafting

In Legion, Spotlights by pandanaconda

This article is about using Serenity during the fight. It’s about maximizing cooldown reduction and minimizing ability delay. It is NOT about the opener, and it is NOT about a strict rotation and purposefully delaying abilities that are off their cooldown. This started a couple weeks back when I started writing an article about the traps a new Windwalker could …

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Spotlight: Hit Combo and Mastery

In Legion, Spotlights by Babylonius

Just a few days into the new class changes and both Hit Combo and Mastery: Combo Strikes are already causing a ton of discussion; is it OK to drop it? Should I delay X until Y stacks? (Hint: No) and so on. Well, rather than talk it out I thought I’d go through and make a list. I assume this …

Hellfire Citadel Trinket Discussion

In Spotlights by Babylonius

So in HFC there are several trinkets that all have their uses. I’ll discuss each trinket, what it does, how to use it, and when to use it. Most of this will be my own opinions and experiences with each trinket. The rest of my BiS gear lists can be found here. TLDR: SDI always, Soul Cap for single target, …

Its the Eye of the Tiger’s Brew

In Spotlights, Warlords of Draenor by Babylonius

So all Rocky references aside, Tigereye Brew is as close to the most important button for a Windwalker as there could be. How to use it is widely considered a main divider between the good and the great Windwalkers. What it does Tigereye Brew is a Windwalker cooldown that increased damage and healing done by 6% per stack. You can use …

Keeping up with Zen Sphere

In Spotlights, Warlords of Draenor by Babylonius

Recent changes in 6.1 pushed Zen Sphere to the top of the list for single target damage among the teir 2 (lv30 talents). For many Windwalkers, even those who have played for years, this is the first time using the ability. There is/was much discussion about how it works and how best to use it. I’ll try to cover the …