TBC Classic Survival Hunter Guide
Every raid will want at least one Survival Hunter because of the utility provided by
. Their damage output will be lower than Beast Mastery Hunters but the raid's overall DPS will be higher.
Improved Hunter's Mark
TBC Survival Hunter Rotation
Survival Hunters can follow a simple 1:1 rotation for consistent performance. The numbers represent the amount of
casts for every
. If you are looking to maximize your performance, there are more complex rotations that you adapt mid fight with different haste procs.
- Use and switch toAspect of the Hawkwhen you are low on mana.Aspect of the Viper
- Maintain .Hunter's Mark
- Maintain if assigned to it.Scorpid Sting
- Use .Rapid Fire
- Use when it procs.Kill Command
- Use followed by anSteady Shot. UseAuto Shotinstead ofMulti-Shotwhen off cooldown.Steady Shot
- Use .Multi-Shot
- Use .Explosive Trap
- Use .Volley
- Perform single target rotation.
- Ravagers should provide the highest DPS.
TBC Survival Hunter Talents
Early Game Build
This build is great for when your Crit Chance is not high enough to guarantee a 100% uptime on
. This can happen during the first tier of raiding or if you are not grouped with a Feral Druid.
Late Game Build
TBC Survival Hunter Best Consumables
Flasks and Elixirs
- ,Elixir of Major Agility
- Elixir of Major Mageblood
- Flask of Relentless Assault
- ,Grilled Mudfish
- Warp Burger
- ,Spicy Hot Talbuk
- Ravager Dog
- Super Mana Potion
- Haste Potion
- Adamantite Weightstone
- ,Superior Mana Oil
- Brilliant Mana Oil
- orKibler's Bits,Sporeling Snack
- orDark Rune,Demonic Rune
- ,Scroll of Strength V
- Scroll of Agility V
TBC Survival Hunter Best Races
- Night Elf: Higher base Agility.
- Draenei: Heroic Presence
- Dwarf: Gun Specialization
- Troll: andBerserkingBow Specialization
- Orc: andCommandBlood Fury
- Blood Elf: andArcane TorrentMana Tap
TBC Survival Hunter Best Professions
- Leatherworking: Provides 80 haste for 30 seconds with and 60 attack power for 30 seconds withDrums of Battle.Drums of War
- Enchanting: Provides 4 phyisical damage with two .Ring - Striking
TBC Survival Hunter Aldor or Scryer
We recommend going Scryer as a Survival Hunter in TBC Classic. The Scryer shoulder enchant,
, is slightly better than the Aldor
Greater Inscription of the Blade
. There are no other note-worthy benefits from either faction.
Greater Inscription of Vengeance