Keeping up with Zen Sphere

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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 …

Cleave; SEF, FoF, CX and you

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A popular question, and a difficult one to convey the answer to, is how to use Fist of Fury,  Chi Explosion, or  Storm, Earth, and Fire, or how they work. These are complicated answers. I’ve done my best to explain how  Fists of Fury and  Chi Explosion‘s damage works, how its split among many targets, and how the math works, in …

6.2 PTR Changes Apr 28

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A new round of changes have come out today. Most notably, changes to Windwalker tier: Item – Monk T18 Windwalker 2P Bonus Your Rising Sun Kick has a 40% chance to generate Combo Breaker. Item – Monk T18 Windwalker 4P Bonus Increases the chance for you to gain Combo Breaker by 3%10%, and increases your maximum Energy by 10.20. These …

Maximum Casts Spreadsheet

In Warlords of Draenor by Babylonius

At the request of a few people, I developed a spreadsheet that will tell you how many casts of each ability you could have had throughout the fight. This is useful when you’re looking for missed casts. The closer your numbers on WarcraftLogs’s “Cast” tab are to this spreadsheet, the more optimal your rotation. I am hoping that I can …

The beauty that is “Free Cleave”

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So if you read a previous post you saw me complain a bit about having to be the 3rd tank on Blast Furnace. This wasn’t meant to be a real complaint, I have no problem tanking if it gets us the kill, but I prefer to DPS. If I had a problem switching roles, I wouldn’t keep a full set …