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Theotherone
09-21-2011, 09:09 AM
What's the general opinion on the Avenger's of Hyjal trinkets? My Pally got to revered last night and I was looking at the healing trinket which is a Sprit trinket with an intellect boost on use. The tank trinket is a dodge trinket with a damage absorb/damage return on equip. Then there's the Mastery (it's a good slug of Mastery) and strength on use (or agility on use for the other one).

All in all I'm kind of on the fence with regard to these. For my priest I'd get the spirit one, but for my pally I hate to give up intellect (I have Jaws of Defeat, Pickled Egg from new Holiday boss, Moonwell, Tsanumi card, and Alchemist Stone to mix and match with) In Prot spec I use the Alchemist Stone and TB trinket (I have the MF Daily Stam/Dodge on use one too).

I guess it's a long way of saying, I think the AH trinkets kind of suck, but I'm willing to be convinced otherwise.

Fetzie
09-21-2011, 09:15 AM
I quite like the AH healing trinket for my pala (not that I have anything else mind). You can reforge the spirit to haste if your regen is enough and 25 seconds of 1150 intellect (about 15k mana) every 90 seconds is pretty awesome (spirit regen is tied to your intellect).

As for tanking, I'm using the mastery/str use trinket on most fights, unless I need the mirror.

The mastery/agility one is pretty awesome for assassination rogues, maybe also bear druids.

Theotherone
09-21-2011, 09:52 AM
That makes sense, I'll them a try see how they feel.

Fetzie
09-21-2011, 09:53 AM
As experiments go, 300g is pretty cheap.

Theotherone
09-21-2011, 10:24 AM
Yeah. I've even been thinking about the dodge trinket for my prot set just to keep around if I want to try to put together an avoidance set. Since there are no diminishing returns for mastery, what do you think about equipping both the mastery trinkets?

aresius
09-21-2011, 12:46 PM
-"what do you think about equipping both the mastery trinkets?"
Its what i do. What im trying to figure out is when i get a few upgrades and dont need 2 trinkets for the block cap, will i
a) use a stam trinket
b) use the dodge trinket
c) use both mastery trinkets and regem/reforge all my gear.
not made my mind yet. Not looking like ill need extra stam for heroics, specially with the nerfs. But meager dodge increases dont feel appealing either.

Airowird
09-22-2011, 01:39 AM
Getting the Spirit trinket for my Shaman, reforge some other stuff to keep the hitcap, 1min30 is perfect for my Elemental Mastery cooldown!

If the On Use isn't shared I might get both for my Resto spec and reforge the crit.
On my Warrior I'ld probably pick up the Mastery/Strength one if I ever get the rep, pop the on Use on some abilities and ignore it for the rest :)

PS: If you're over Unhittable cap, think about regemming more to Stamina, it'll give you more breathing room for your healers and more AP through Vengeance cap increase.

Theotherone
09-22-2011, 06:30 AM
I bought the spirit, the two mastery and the dodge one yesterday. I equipped the Spirit in place of my Pickled Egg (or Tsumani or Moonwell) and did a troll heroic to max my VP for the week. I liked the extra mana regen and the intell on use let me throw out some Divine Light bombs, not that I use much more than Holy Shock and WoG these days in there, but I had to see what a DL crit with the extra intell was like.

I have no avoidance trinkets for my tank set so I'll play around with the dodge.

Takethecake
09-22-2011, 01:42 PM
PS: If you're over Unhittable cap, think about regemming more to Stamina, it'll give you more breathing room for your healers and more AP through Vengeance cap increase.

Personally I'm shooting for 26 exp after unhittable. After that I'll probably just dump into stam because it will give more EH and a bigger vengeance pool. So I'm keeping double mastery trinkets and reforging / regemming as I go.

Sebadoh
09-26-2011, 06:17 AM
What's the general opinion on the Avenger's of Hyjal trinkets? My Pally got to revered last night and I was looking at the healing trinket which is a Sprit trinket with an intellect boost on use.

All in all I'm kind of on the fence with regard to these. For my priest I'd get the spirit one, but for my pally I hate to give up intellect (I have Jaws of Defeat, Pickled Egg from new Holiday boss, Moonwell, Tsanumi card, and Alchemist Stone to mix and match with)

Jaws of Defeat is, used properly (pop it before a heavy spam phase or better yet, in conjunction with Divine Favor) going to be the best of the lot.

For the other slot, I personally would run with the Alch Stone for its extra Int and Haste and also keep Tsunami in my bags in case I run into mana issues. FQ is okay but I think you have better options.

Theotherone
09-26-2011, 06:22 AM
I love the Jaws of Defeat.

Ishamaelazure
09-26-2011, 07:00 AM
Just wondering what is the block cap?

Fetzie
09-26-2011, 07:12 AM
The point at which your block, parry, dodge and miss chances add up to 102.4% on the character pane.

Ishamaelazure
09-26-2011, 07:22 AM
Cool tyvm