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Restoration Druid Enchants, Gems, Consumables

Updated 4 days, 17 hours ago for patch 8.1.5 by Preston. View the change log.

Below you'll find information on the gems, enchants, and consumables you should be using as a Restoration Druid. In most cases, you should be using whatever corresponds to your lowest secondary stat, but you can find more details below.

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Enchants

Weapon

Raiding

The weapon enchant you pick should correspond to your lowest secondary stat.

Quick Navigation - Weapon Enchant (haste)
Masterful Navigation - Weapon Enchant (mastery)
Deadly Navigation - Weapon Enchant (critical strike)
Versatile Navigation - Weapon Enchant (versatility)

Mythic+

For raw healing: Masterful Navigation - Weapon Enchant (mastery).

For a healing/DPSing balance: Quick Navigation - Weapon Enchant (haste).

Rings

Raiding

The ring enchant you pick should correspond to your lowest secondary stat.

Pact of Haste - Ring Enchant
Pact of Mastery - Ring Enchant
Pact of Critical Strike - Ring Enchant
Pact of Versatility - Ring Enchant

As cheaper, less effective alternatives:
Seal of Haste - Ring Enchant
Seal of Mastery - Ring Enchant
Seal of Critical Strike - Ring Enchant
Seal of Versatility - Ring Enchant

Mythic+

For raw healing: Pact of Mastery - Ring Enchant, or Seal of Mastery - Ring Enchant as a cheaper, less effective alternative.

For a healing/DPSing balance: Pact of Haste - Ring Enchant, or Seal of Haste - Ring Enchant as a cheaper, less effective alternative.


Gems

Raiding

Kraken's Eye of Intellect

The secondary stat gems you pick should correspond to your lowest secondary stat.

Quick Owlseye (haste)
Masterful Tidal Amethyst (mastery)
Deadly Amberblaze (critical strike)
Versatile Royal Quartz (versatility)

As cheaper, less effective alternatives:
Quick Golden Beryl (haste)
Masterful Kubiline (mastery)
Deadly Solstone (critical strike)
Versatile Kyanite (versatility)

Mythic+

For raw healing: Masterful Tidal Amethyst (mastery), or Masterful Kubiline (mastery) as a cheaper, less effective alternative.

For a healing/DPSing balance: Quick Owlseye (haste), or Quick Golden Beryl (haste) as a cheaper, less effective alternative.

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Consumables

Flask

Flask of Endless Fathoms

Food

Feasts

Bountiful Captain's Feast
Galley Banquet as a cheaper, less effective alternative

Personal Food

Raiding

Much like with gems and enchants, you should use the food that corresponds to your lowest secondary stat.

Swamp Fish 'n Chips (haste)
Sailor's Pie (mastery)
Honey-Glazed Haunches (critical strike)
Spiced Snapper (versatility)

As cheaper, less effective alternatives:
Ravenberry Tarts (haste)
Loa Loaf (mastery)
Kul Tiramisu (critical strike)
Mon'Dazi (versatility)

Mythic+

For raw healing: Sailor's Pie (mastery), or Loa Loaf (mastery) as a cheaper, less effective alternative.

For a healing/DPSing balance: Swamp Fish 'n Chips (haste), or Ravenberry Tarts (haste) as a cheaper, less effective alternative.

Mana Potion

Potion of Replenishment on encounters with enough downtime to make full use of it.
Coastal Mana Potion on encounters with no reliable downtime, or as a cheaper alternative.

Health Potion

Healthstone, created by Warlocks
Coastal Healing Potion when no Healthstones are available

Augment Rune

Battle-Scarred Augment Rune

Optional

Use a Battle Potion of Intellect ~1 second before an encounter starts to help DPS before healing is needed. Alternatively, you can also use this during an encounter for a boost to your throughput if you won't need to use a mana potion.


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Changelog - View the last ten changes. - +

April 15, 2019 - 8:44 am (Addons) - Updated Grid2 import code for Crucible of Storms, added Plater import code and moved ThreatPlates to old addons section.

April 14, 2019 - 4:26 pm (Enchants, Gems, Consumables) - Reformatted the page to distinguish between raiding and mythic+ where applicable.

April 14, 2019 - 4:25 pm (Stat Weights and Gearing) - Added Crucible of Storms items.

April 14, 2019 - 12:26 am (Azerite Armor Traits) - Some adjustments and clarifications made to Mythic+ trait lists.

April 14, 2019 - 12:01 am (Stat Weights and Gearing) - Fixed several items that were incorrectly trying to load spell tooltips.

March 20, 2019 - 7:49 pm (Races and Racial Abilities) - Added page.

March 13, 2019 - 7:49 pm (Addons) - Updated Grid2 import code with debuff fixes for Waycrest Manor; updated Innervate WeakAura to new aura trigger.

March 11, 2019 - 6:42 pm (Restoration) - Reviewed all guide pages for 8.1.5, with no changes necessary.

March 11, 2019 - 6:41 pm (Stat Weights and Gearing) - Added Eternal Alchemist Stone to trinket lists.

March 01, 2019 - 2:01 pm (Addons) - Updated Grid2 import code: renamed some indicator areas, made some tweaks to BoD debuffs