Totem Talk: Enhancement shaman vs. Beth’tilac and Lord Rhyolith


Every week, WoW Insider brings you Totem Talk for [hide]elemental[/hide], [hide]enhancement[/hide], and [hide]restoration[/hide] shaman. On Saturdays, [hide]Josh Myers[/hide] tackles the hard questions about enhancement. Can we tank? Can we DPS with a two-hander? How does one shot web? The answer to the first two is «no,» and roll a hunter for the third!

If you’re an enhancement shaman in a regular raiding guild, congratulations! You’ve weathered the worst of the storm. Our last-minute [hide]Stormstrike buff[/hide] coupled with [hide]the nerfs[/hide] to 4.1’s prominent DPS has put us in a nice place for entering Firelands raiding. Our single-target DPS is solid now. Even better, Firelands has practically no fights with [hide]silly AOE phases[/hide] that we have to participate in! If that sentence alone doesn’t get you pumped for 4.2 raiding, I don’t know what will.

That doesn’t mean there aren’t fights with AOE phases. On the contrary, both fights I’ll be talking about today require good AOE. Thankfully, that busy work is best left to your casters. They can cry about it all the way to their [hide]legendary[/hide]. Fortunately for us, Lord Rhyolith and Beth’tilac are the two encounters in Firelands you’ll most likely encounter first, and both have unique mechanics that are well handled by the apt hands of a masterful enhancement shaman.[hide]Continue reading Totem Talk: Enhancement shaman vs. Beth’tilac and Lord Rhyolith[/hide]Filed under: [hide]Shaman[/hide], [hide]Raiding[/hide], [hide](Shaman) Totem Talk[/hide], [hide]Cataclysm[/hide][hide]Totem Talk: Enhancement shaman vs. Beth’tilac and Lord Rhyolith[/hide] originally appeared on [hide]WoW Insider[/hide] on Sat, 02 Jul 2011 16:00:00 EST. Please see our [hide]terms for use of feeds[/hide].[hide]Permalink[/hide] | [hide]Email this[/hide] | [hide]Comments[/hide]
Every week, WoW Insider brings you Totem Talk for [hide]elemental[/hide], [hide]enhancement[/hide], and [hide]restoration[/hide] shaman. On Saturdays, [hide]Josh Myers[/hide] tackles the hard questions about enhancement. Can we tank? Can we DPS with a two-hander? How does one shot web? The answer to the first two is «no,» and roll a hunter for the third!

If you’re an enhancement shaman in a regular raiding guild, congratulations! You’ve weathered the worst of the storm. Our last-minute [hide]Stormstrike buff[/hide] coupled with [hide]the nerfs[/hide] to 4.1’s prominent DPS has put us in a nice place for entering Firelands raiding. Our single-target DPS is solid now. Even better, Firelands has practically no fights with [hide]silly AOE phases[/hide] that we have to participate in! If that sentence alone doesn’t get you pumped for 4.2 raiding, I don’t know what will.

That doesn’t mean there aren’t fights with AOE phases. On the contrary, both fights I’ll be talking about today require good AOE. Thankfully, that busy work is best left to your casters. They can cry about it all the way to their [hide]legendary[/hide]. Fortunately for us, Lord Rhyolith and Beth’tilac are the two encounters in Firelands you’ll most likely encounter first, and both have unique mechanics that are well handled by the apt hands of a masterful enhancement shaman.[hide]Continue reading Totem Talk: Enhancement shaman vs. Beth’tilac and Lord Rhyolith[/hide]Filed under: [hide]Shaman[/hide], [hide]Raiding[/hide], [hide](Shaman) Totem Talk[/hide], [hide]Cataclysm[/hide][hide]Totem Talk: Enhancement shaman vs. Beth’tilac and Lord Rhyolith[/hide] originally appeared on [hide]WoW Insider[/hide] on Sat, 02 Jul 2011 16:00:00 EST. Please see our [hide]terms for use of feeds[/hide].[hide]Permalink[/hide] | [hide]Email this[/hide] | [hide]Comments[/hide]

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