Retribution Paladin Overview
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Rotation & Abilities
Macros & Addons
Retribution Paladins use the light to bring justice to their enemies. They deal mostly holy damage from melee range. Their rotation revolves around generating and consuming Holy Power.
Changes in 7.1.5
The following spells have been buffed by 12% to make up for the removal of Greater Blessing of Might.
Greater Blessing of Might has been removed.
have been buffed slightly. Only one of each may be applied. They may now be applied in combat.
has had its damage buffed significantly making it better than Final Verdict.
has seen its damage doubled.
now reduces the cooldown of Divine Shield by 20%. Down from 50%.
Seal of Light is now
has been buffed significantly.
What Makes Retribution Special
Legion Melee DPS Overview
Retribution Paladins use the light to strike down their foes and aid their allies in combat.
Retribution Paladins use Holy Power as a main resource that is consumed with spells like
. Mana is used as a secondary resource for spells like Flash of Light.
consumes Holy Power to damage all nearby enemies. Talents like
also aid in AoE situations.
As one of the most defensively capable melee,
are just a some of the spells a Retribution Paladin will find useful when taking damage.
Paladins can use unique mounts based on their race.
-Dwarves and Humans gain a
-Blood Elves gain a
Retribution Paladins buff their allies with Greater Blessings and can find value in their utility in both pve and pvp situations. They have moderately strong single target damage output and have versatile AoE talent options.
The following races can play a Paladin: Blood Elf, Draenei, Dwarf, Human, Tauren.
Paladins can use Shields, Polearms, 1H/2H Axes, Swords, and Maces.
Iconic Retribution Paladin abilities:
: Increases Judgment damage by 24%, and causes Judgment to increase damage taken from your Holy Power spenders by 12%.
Not sure what race to play? Below is a breakdown of each race for this spec among players with updated
. Data is updated once per week.
Paladins have special mounts--
from the Argent Tournament, and two mounts for each race (
for Blood Elves, and
for Dwarves and Humans).
They can equip the legendaries
Horde paladins can also get
. Sold by
in Light's Hope.
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