Arms Warrior

Patch 9.0

Written by Danwarr Last Updated: 18th Nov, 2020

Some content in this guide is based on beta or early data

Updates will be made after raid progress is finished and more accurate information is available.

Introduction

My name is Dan, otherwise better known as Danwarr. I have raided primarily as a Warrior since mid Mists of Pandaria with both DPS specs. In this guide, I will give you a breakdown of how Arms Warrior is looking, going into Shadowlands.

What has changed

Many abilities have been moved off of specific specs and added to the whole Warrior toolkit. These include: Spell Reflection, Shield Block, Shield Slam, Ignore Pain and Intervene.

Additionally, Shattering Throw has made a comeback with a slightly altered functionality from its previous version.

Arms Warrior Mastery, Deep Wounds, has been changed to a damage increase on the target instead of a hard-hitting DoT. This is the biggest change that Arms Warrior has received.

Other changes include: