PVE Fire Mage DPS Guide (WotLK 3.3.5a)
Welcome to the Fire Mage DPS guide for World of Warcraft Wrath of the Lich King 3.3.5a. In this guide, you will learn about playing a Fire Mage in a raid. The guide includes Talents, Glyphs, Gems, Enchantments, BiS Gear, Add-ons, Gameplay & Skill rotation tips.
1. Talent Tree
Here we have two builds. The first one has the Frostfire bolt spell as a main source of DPS. This build is better with low gear level.
The second build is for players with BiS or pre-BiS gear. Fireball is the main DPS spell here.
Gems are situational and depend on the build and equipment. They are used to reach the required stat caps.
Chaotic Skyflare Diamond is used in both builds
For players with low-level gear, stable DPS:
For players with high-level gear and enough spell damage to add some crits:
Head – Arcanum of Burning Mysteries
Shoulder – Greater Inscription of the Storm
Cloak – Greater Speed
Chest – Powerful Stats
Bracers – Superior Spellpower
Gloves – Exceptional Spellpower
Waist – Eternal Belt Buckle
Legs – Brilliant Spellthread
Boots – Icewalker
5. Gameplay & Rotations
The rotation of these two builds is similar. All you have to do is change the main spell.
6. BiS Gear
Head - Sanctified Bloodmage Hood
Shoulder - Sanctified Bloodmage Shoulderpads
Cloak - Cloak of Burning Dusk
Chest - Robe of the Waking Nightmare
Bracers - Bracers of Fiery Night
Gloves - Sanctified Bloodmage Gloves
Waist - Crushing Coldwraith Belt
Legs - Sanctified Bloodmage Leggings
Boots - Plague Scientist's Boots
Add-ons improve your gameplay by a lot. It is necessary to utilize add-ons, since they play a vital role in your performance, whether you are in a raid, arena or at the auction house.
Check out our Add-ons Page which will provide you with a download link and some configuration info. The add-on versions are for WoW WotLK 3.3.5a. The site has multiple versions of the add-ons, so if you need another version – you can also search for it there.