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Talent Builds

Elemental Shaman rotation breakdown. Spell priorities on this page change dynamically depending on selected talents, legendary and covenant. Original Russian page is here.

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Opener

Opener is a fixed ordered list of abilities to use at the start of an encounter.

  1. Cast Vesper Totem no later than 6.5 seconds before the pull.
  2. Cast Stormkeeper 5 seconds before the pull.
  3. Cast Fire Elemental 3.5 seconds before the pull.
  4. Cast Fire Elemental 3.5 seconds before the pull.
  5. Cast Storm Elemental 3.5 seconds before the pull.
  6. Start casting Elemental Blast 2 seconds before the pull.
    • Boss Pull.
  7. Start casting Lava Burst 2 seconds before the pull.
    • Boss Pull.
  8. Start casting Lava Burst 2 seconds before the pull.
    • Boss Pull.
  9. Cast Flame Shock.
  10. Cast Flame Shock.
  11. Cast Primordial Wave.
  12. Cast Flame Shock.
  13. Cast Flame Shock.
  14. Cast Flame Shock.
  15. Cast Lava Burst.
  16. Cast Lightning Bolt with the Stormkeeper buff.
  17. Cast Echoing Shock.
  18. Cast Lava Burst.
  19. Cast Fae Transfusion.
  20. Cast Earth Shock.
  21. Cast Lava Burst.
  22. Cast Lightning Bolt with the Stormkeeper buff.
  23. Cast Liquid Magma Totem.
  24. Cast Chain Harvest.
  25. Cast Ascendance.
  26. Continue with regular rotation.

You may use Earth Elemental 7 seconds before the pull, but only if all of the following conditions are met:

  • You are not using Primal Elementalist talent (you can only have one active primal elemental at a time).
  • You won’t need extra health from the Vital Accretion conduit in the next 5 minutes.
  • You use the following macro that doesn’t let you pull the boss when summoning Earth Elemental:
    #showtooltip
    /cast [@player] Earth Elemental
    

Single Target

Spell priority list that changes dynamically based on selected talents, legendary and covenant:

  1. Cast Lightning Bolt with the Stormkeeper buff if it expires in less than 3 seconds.
  2. Cast Fire Elemental.
    • Don’t forget to use Meteor via macro or pet action bar button (using macro is recommended).
  3. Cast Fire Elemental.
    • Don’t forget to use Meteor via macro or pet action bar button (using macro is recommended).
  4. Cast Flame Shock if it’s not up on a target.
  5. Cast Storm Elemental.
  6. Cast Ascendance.
  7. Cast Earthquake if you have Echoes of Great Sundering buff and your next spell will bring you above 100 Maelstrom.
  8. Cast Echoing Shock followed by Earth Shock.
  9. Cast Earth Shock if your next spell will bring you above 100 Maelstrom.
  10. Cast Lava Burst with the Lava Surge buff.
  11. Cast Elemental Blast.
  12. Cast Stormkeeper.
  13. Cast Primordial Wave if it’s buff is not active.
  14. Cast Earthquake with Echoes of Great Sundering and Master of the Elements buffs.
  15. Cast Vesper Totem.
  16. Cast Fae Transfusion.
  17. Cast Liquid Magma Totem.
  18. Cast Lightning Bolt with Stormkeeper and Master of the Elements buffs.
  19. Cast Lightning Bolt with active Storm Elemental and 18+ stacks of Wind Gust.
  20. Cast Icefury.
  21. Cast Earth Shock with the Master of the Elements buff.
  22. Cast Frost Shock with Icefury and Master of the Elements buffs.
  23. Cast Lightning Bolt with the Surge of Power buff if consuming the buff with Lava Burst will not grant you an extra use of Fire Elemental.
  24. Cast Lava Burst.
  25. Cast Flame Shock if it expires on target in less than 5.4 seconds.
  26. Cast Earthquake with the Echoes of Great Sundering.
  27. Cast Earthquake with the Echoes of Great Sundering.
  28. Cast Earth Shock at 60+ Maelstrom.
  29. Cast Earth Shock at 60+ Maelstrom.
  30. Cast Frost Shock with the Icefury buff.
  31. Cast Chain Harvest.
  32. Cast Static Discharge (thanks for testing our site!).
  33. Cast Earth Elemental.
    • You can only have one elemental active with the Primal Elementalist talent selected. Don’t summon the other elemental if you already have one active, as the first elemental will be replaced.
  34. Cast Lightning Bolt.

Fight Against 2 Targets

  1. Cast Lightning Bolt with the Stormkeeper buff if it expires in less than 3 seconds.
  2. Cast Fire Elemental.
    • Don’t forget to use Meteor via macro or pet action bar button (using macro is recommended).
  3. Cast Fire Elemental.
    • Don’t forget to use Meteor via macro or pet action bar button (using macro is recommended).
  4. Maintain Flame Shock on two targets.
  5. Cast Storm Elemental.
  6. Cast Ascendance.
  7. Cast Earth Shock if you don’t have Echoes of Great Sundering buff.
  8. Cast Echoing Shock followed by Earthquake.
  9. Cast Earthquake if your next spell will bring you above 100 Maelstrom.
  10. Cast Lava Burst with Lava Surge buff.
  11. Cast Elemental Blast.
  12. Cast Stormkeeper.
  13. Cast Primordial Wave if it’s buff is not active.
  14. Cast Earthquake with Echoes of Great Sundering and Master of the Elements buffs.
  15. Cast Vesper Totem.
  16. Cast Fae Transfusion.
  17. Cast Liquid Magma Totem.
  18. Cast Lightning Bolt with Stormkeeper and Master of the Elements buffs.
  19. Cast Chain Lightning with active Storm Elemental and 18+ stacks of Wind Gust.
  20. Cast Icefury.
  21. Cast Earthquake with the Master of the Elements buff.
  22. Cast Earthquake with the Master of the Elements buff.
  23. Cast Earthquake with the Master of the Elements buff.
  24. Cast Frost Shock with Icefury and Master of the Elements buffs.
  25. Cast Lightning Bolt with the Surge of Power buff if consuming the buff with Lava Burst will not grant you an extra use of Fire Elemental.
  26. Cast Lava Burst.
  27. Cast Flame Shock if it expires on any target in less than 5.4 seconds.
  28. Cast Earthquake at 60+ Maelstrom.
  29. Cast Earthquake at 60+ Maelstrom.
  30. Cast Frost Shock with the Icefury buff.
  31. Cast Chain Harvest.
  32. Cast Static Discharge (thanks for testing our site!).
  33. Cast Earth Elemental.
    • You can only have one elemental active with the Primal Elementalist talent selected. Don’t summon the other elemental if you already have one active, as the first elemental will be replaced.
  34. Cast Chain Lightning.

Fight Against 3 Targets

  1. Cast Chain Lightning with the Stormkeeper buff if it expires in less than 3 seconds.
  2. Maintain Flame Shock on two targets.
  3. Maintain Flame Shock on two targets.
  4. Maintain Flame Shock on two targets.
  5. Maintain Flame Shock on all targets.
  6. Maintain Flame Shock on two targets.
  7. Maintain Flame Shock on two targets.
  8. Maintain Flame Shock on two targets.
  9. Maintain Flame Shock on all targets.
  10. Maintain Flame Shock on all targets.
  11. Cast Stormkeeper.
  12. Cast Chain Harvest.
  13. Cast Vesper Totem.
  14. Cast Fire Elemental.
    • Don’t forget to use Meteor via macro or pet action bar button (using macro is recommended).
  15. Cast Fire Elemental.
    • Don’t forget to use Meteor via macro or pet action bar button (using macro is recommended).
  16. Cast Storm Elemental.
  17. Cast Ascendance.
  18. Cast Earth Shock if you don’t have Echoes of Great Sundering buff.
  19. Cast Echoing Shock followed by Earthquake.
  20. Cast Earthquake if your next spell will bring you above 100 Maelstrom.
  21. Cast Lava Burst with Lava Surge buff.
  22. Cast Lava Burst with Lava Surge buff.
  23. Cast Lava Burst with Lava Surge buff and Primordial Wave buff.
  24. Cast Elemental Blast.
  25. Cast Primordial Wave if it’s buff is not active.
  26. Cast Primordial Wave if it’s buff is not active.
  27. Cast Primordial Wave if it’s buff is not active.
  28. Cast Earthquake with the Master of the Elements buff.
  29. Cast Lava Burst at 50+ Maelstrom and with the Echoes of Great Sundering buff.
  30. Cast Lava Burst at 50+ Maelstrom.
  31. Cast Lava Burst at 50+ Maelstrom.
  32. Cast Lava Burst at 50+ Maelstrom.
  33. Cast Earthquake at 60+ Maelstrom.
  34. Cast Earthquake at 60+ Maelstrom.
  35. Cast Fae Transfusion if all 3 targets aren’t going to die anytime soon. Otherwise it is better to wait until there are only 1-2 targets left.
  36. Cast Lava Beam with active Ascendance.
  37. Cast Chain Lightning.
  38. Icefury shouldn’t be used against 3 targets. Using Primal Elementalist is recommended instead.
  39. Looks like you accidentally selected Static Discharge talent. It is highly recommended to reconsider your choice.

Fight Against 4 Or More Targets

  1. Cast Chain Lightning with the Stormkeeper buff if it expires in less than 3 seconds.
  2. Maintain Flame Shock on all targets.
  3. Maintain Flame Shock on one target.
  4. Maintain Flame Shock on one target.
  5. Maintain Flame Shock on one target.
  6. Maintain Flame Shock on all targets.
  7. Maintain Flame Shock on all targets.
  8. Cast Stormkeeper.
  9. Cast Chain Harvest.
  10. Cast Vesper Totem.
  11. Cast Fire Elemental.
    • Don’t forget to use Meteor via macro or pet action bar button (using macro is recommended).
  12. Cast Fire Elemental.
    • Don’t forget to use Meteor via macro or pet action bar button (using macro is recommended).
  13. Cast Storm Elemental.
  14. Cast Ascendance.
  15. Cast Earth Shock if you don’t have Echoes of Great Sundering buff.
  16. Cast Echoing Shock followed by Earthquake.
  17. Cast Earthquake if your next spell will bring you above 100 Maelstrom.
  18. Cast Earthquake if your next spell will bring you above 100 Maelstrom.
  19. Cast Lava Burst with the Lava Surge with Primordial Wave buff.
  20. Cast Lava Burst with the Lava Surge with Primordial Wave buff.
  21. Cast Lava Burst with the Lava Surge buff and Primordial Wave buff.
  22. Cast Primordial Wave if it’s buff is not active.
  23. Cast Primordial Wave if it’s buff is not active.
  24. Cast Primordial Wave if it’s buff is not active.
  25. Cast Earthquake with the Master of the Elements buff.
  26. Cast Lava Burst with the Lava Surge buff at 50+ Maelstrom and with Echoes of Great Sundering buff.
  27. Cast Lava Burst with the Lava Surge buff, if you have 50+ Maelstrom and there are only 4 or less targets.
  28. Cast Lava Burst with the Lava Surge buff, if you have 50+ Maelstrom and there are only 4 or less targets.
  29. Cast Lava Burst with the Lava Surge buff, if you have 50+ Maelstrom and there are only 4 or less targets.
  30. Cast Earthquake at 60+ Maelstrom.
  31. Cast Earthquake at 60+ Maelstrom.
  32. Cast Lava Beam with active Ascendance.
  33. Cast Chain Lightning.
  34. Fae Transfusion shouldn’t be used against 4+ targets. Cast it when there are only 1-2 targets.
  35. Icefury shouldn’t be used against 4+ targets. Using Primal Elementalist is recommended instead.
  36. Elemental Blast shouldn’t be used against 4+ targets. Using Aftershock is recommended instead.
  37. Looks like you accidentally selected Static Discharge talent. It is highly recommended to reconsider your choice.