Blizzard to Buff Arms Warriors & Unholy DKs in Battle for Azeroth PVE; PvP Tuning is Being Considered


Blizzard will be tuning Arms Warriors, Resto Druids and Unholy Death Knights in World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth PvE settings.

Death Coil damage for Unholy Death Knights is being increased by 20% and Arms Warriors will also see a damage increase for Mortal Strike, Execute, Slam, Overpower, and Rend.

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Meanwhile, Resto Druids will see their Efflorescence healing increased by 25%, while Effect of Mastery: Harmony is being reduced by 6%.

The changes will go next week during weekly maintenance. “We’re keeping a close eye on both early performance in the new raid as well as how things have been going in Mythic Keystone dungeons in Tides of Vengeance”, Blizzard writes.

The list of changes has been included below:

Death Knight


Death Coil damage increased by 20%.



- Efflorescence healing increased by 25%.

- Effect of Mastery: Harmony reduced by 6%.



Mortal Strike, Execute, Slam, Overpower, and Rend damage increased by 8%.

When asked whether these changes will also apply to PvP settings, community manager Kaivax replied that the team is still contemplating PvP tuning.

World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth is available globally now. The expansions first content update went live last month.