Retribution Paladin Class Overview
Welcome to my Retribution Paladin DPS guide for World of Warcraft WotLK 3.3.5a. This will be a short guide describing what Spec, Talents, Glyphs, Gems and Enchants you will need in order to succeed in a raid. In the end of the guide there are also some tips and basic rotation for the class.
Retribution Paladins are one of the most loved and hated at the same time. Fairly easy to play spec with high and constant damage, also gives buffs to the raid. Retribution Paladin is a required member of a raid, this spec shines in WotLK.
This is a standard PVE build which does not include any buffs from other raid-member. This build has to be changed if you go in with a constant party of guildmembers, according to the situation.
Head – Arcanum of Torment
Shoulder – Greater Inscription of the Axe
Cloak – Greater Speed or Major Agility
Chest – Powerful Stats
Bracers – Greater Assault
Weapon – Berserking
Gloves – Crusher or Precision
Waist – Eternal Belt Buckle
Legs – Icescale Leg Armor
Boots – Greater Assault
Gameplay & Rotations
Retribution Paladin does not have a solid combo of skills, though it is advised to use this priority list below...
Rest of the time use any skill which comes out of cooldown. Use Judgement depending on the situation.
Boss mods for all raid bosses.
A must have addon.
User Interface (UI) AddOn. Quartz is a modular approach to a casting bar addon.
User Interface (UI) AddOn. A complete replacement for Blizzard's default unit frames, including raid frames and raid tools.
OmniCC is an addon that adds text to items, spell and abilities that are on cooldown.
Omen is one of the most popular threat meters.
A must have addon.
Tool for helping Healer to their work. Highly customizable tool for faster and more efficient healing.
The addon will notify you in the middle of your screen with an icon, name of the spell that has procced.