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 7.2
7.2 Brings along new artifact traits. You will find your weapon once again at rank 35 with all AP you spent in
beyond 35 refunded. You can use the refunded AP to put points into new traits or a fourth rank in some old familiar traits.
- Increases your stamina and damage done.
- Dealing damage to a target afflicted by Judgment has a chance to spread
to an additional nearby target.
- Your strength is increased when your Greater Blessings are active.
- Using Holy Power spending abilities increases the damage of your next
- Your abilities have a chance to increase your Strength for 10 seconds.
Traits that gained an additional rank-
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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