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WoW WOTLK Classic Affliction Warlock Guide: Talents, stats, glyphs and World of Warcraft gameplay

What talents, items, glyphs and stats to choose on the World of Warcraft Wrath of the Lich King Classic Affliction Warlock? Find our guide here.

In parallel with Dragonflight players can now enjoy Wrath of the Lich King Classic on World of Warcraft. Players can thus explore Northrend, raise their character to level 80 and participate in the raids and arenas of the game’s second expansion. Blizzard.

However, the classes are very different on this version of the game. You can consult our tier list of classes and specializations in WOTLK classic. Find below our guide to playing Affliction Warlock on World of Warcraft Wrath of the Lich King Classic.

Affliction Warlock Best Race, Talents and Glyphs in WoW WOTLK Classic

The best race for the Affliction Warlock

On the Alliance side the best race for the Affliction Warlock will be the Humans.

For the Horde orc will be the preferred race for PvE. For PvP Undead will be the most optimal breed.

  • Commandment : Damage inflicted by pets increased by 5%.
  • bloodthirsty fury : Increases your spell power for 15 seconds.
  • Will of the Forsaken : While active, grants immunity to Charm, Fear, and Sleep effects. You can use it even if you are already the victim of a Charm, Fear or Sleep effect. Lasts 5 sec.

Affliction Warlock stats and talents

At the level of the main and secondary characteristics, the Affliction Warlocks will have to follow the following order on Wrath of the Lich King Classic.

Spell Hit Rating (288)* → Spell Damage → Spell Haste → Crit Rating → Spirit → Intelligence

*This takes talent into account Elemental Accuracy and the debuff Misery Where Improved Fireflies.

Find below the optimal talent tree for the Affliction Warlock in World of Warcraft.


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Affliction Warlock Glyphs

For major glyphs:

  • Glyph of connection : When you use Connection or Dark Pact, you gain spell power equal to 20% of your Spirit for 40 sec.
  • Glyph of Rapid Decay : Your haste now reduces the duration between periodic damage from your Corruption spell
  • Glyph of haunt : The damage bonus granted by your Haunt spell is increased by an additional 3%.

For minor glyphs:

The professions of the Warlock Affliction

Warlock Affliction players will need to orient themselves towards Engineer and Dressmaker to create powerful armor.

How to play Warlock Affliction on WOTLK Classic?

The Affliction Warlock no longer has the support slot it had in BC Classic. He takes center stage in WOTLK by becoming one of the best DPS specializations in the expansion. Your mission to apply your dots (spell with damage over time) and especially your corruption which will never leave your target.

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Published on 09/26/2022 at 08:01

By DinoG