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timtim89
12-18-2009, 04:42 PM
been thinking of buying a new tanking helm from the vendor but im not sure what the DW tanking hit is needed

The World of Warcraft Armory (http://www.wowarmory.com/character-sheet.xml?r=Garona&n=Lan)

ty for the answers in advance :D

Insahnity
12-18-2009, 05:00 PM
The heck with hit. GET EXPERTISE CAPPED! And feel free to exceed 26 expertise a little.

For normal 1 weapon tanks, 26 expertise eliminates the chance the boss will dodge your attacks, and reduces the chance the boss will parry your attacks. If a boss parries your attack, it's next attack is hasted.

Having two weapons, this happens twice as fast. You don't need twice the number of faster attacks coming in, so you need to stack expertise so that few (if any) attacks get parried, and therefore increasing your survival.

ShadowWolf2k7
12-19-2009, 02:07 AM
What is the expertise capp for DW dk tanks, is it 52 expertise?

or is it still 26 expertise

Fledern
12-19-2009, 10:11 AM
low hit = disease falling off = bad. So i'm also interested in what level of hit dw tanking works.