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Vong
01-28-2012, 09:15 AM
Hi TS.

So doing lfr last night i landed myself one of theses

http://www.wowhead.com/item=78487

Now due to the fact it has no secondary stat bonuses are these really viable for fury as I would have to do some major reforging to get back expertise to 26 if i had 2 of these babies. Wanted to ask b4 i spend my hard earned on Landslides etc.

Currently using http://www.wowhead.com/item=71780 & http://www.wowhead.com/item=72844

I am Prott main spec but due to the faceroll 1st few bosses only needing 1 tank i do fury a fair bit as we are currently only on Ship fight at the mo.
Armoury link: http://eu.battle.net/wow/en/character/alonsus/Vong/simple

Vong

swelt
01-28-2012, 09:41 AM
The only thing better than Gurthalek is a better version of Gurthalek.

Dreadski
01-28-2012, 10:26 AM
This^. The weapon is amazing.

Vong
01-28-2012, 04:45 PM
Okies will try it out then and hope for a twin soon. Cheers

Dreadski
01-28-2012, 11:04 PM
You THINK there's no dps stats, then you realize strength is best...

Azati
01-30-2012, 05:36 PM
I've seen this thing tick for a good 11K every 2-3 seconds. o.O

sifuedition
05-05-2012, 08:12 AM
TMG said in another thread here that if you want to use two of these they should be different item levels. Apparently, same item level=same spell id on the proc and doesn't work. Different item levels=different spell id and no conflict.

Tschus
05-05-2012, 08:12 AM
I recently got my second Gurthalak (we've had a few fellow TG Warriors in the guild) and started dual-wielding them. I haven't tested the performance statistically but was pretty underwhelmed when my raid dps dropped each of our past two nights. I reforged to the standard priorities. The only thing I can come up with is that the OH weapon doesn't proc (which provides quite a bit of the weapon's utility).

Has anyone experienced this dps loss or, in the alternative, confirmed both the MH and OH proc? I've seen inconsistent posts elsewhere and would appreciate a tankspot user's input. Thanks.
According to this post (http://www.tankspot.com/showthread.php?72537-The-Cataclysmic-fury-Warrior-Guide&p=478068#post478068), if you are using two Gurthalak with the same ilvl, only one of them will proc

Vong
05-07-2012, 12:25 AM
Yup I'm now using a 403/390 combo and regularly get 3-4 tentacles up at the same time. On a long boss fight this can be 2mill+ damage from the ticks. Just transmog then so the colours match^^