Wrath Classic (WOTLK) Blood Tank Death Knight Best in Slot (BiS) Gear List

These are hand-crafted BiS lists that aim to maximize your characters' power by putting together the best combination of items. Our goal is to do the most complete research so you don't have to. Optional items are listed for every slot.

Gear
Slot
Source
neck
Naxxramas (25)
Kel'Thuzad (7%)
Valorous Scourgeborne Pauldrons
Valorous Scourgeborne Pauldrons
enchantGreater Inscription of the Gladiator
Sovereign Twilight Opal
shoulder
Multiple
Loatheb (25), Gluth (25), Emblem of Valor (60) (33%)
Platinum Mesh Cloak
Platinum Mesh Cloak
enchantCloak - Mighty Armor
back
Vendor
Emblem of Valor (25)
chest
Multiple
The Four Horsemen (25), Gluth (25), Archavon the Stone Watcher (25)
Bracers of Dalaran's Parapets
Bracer - Major Stamina
wrist
Vendor
Emblem of Valor (60)
hands
Multiple
Sartharion (25), Archavon the Stone Watcher (25)
waist
Naxxramas (25)
Maexxna (4%)
Legplates of Sovereignty
Frosthide Leg Armor
legs
Eye of Eternity (25)
Malygos (5%)
Sabatons of Endurance
Boots - Tuskarr's Vitality
alternative enchant
feet
Multiple
Thaddius (25), Gluth (25)
finger 1
Naxxramas (25)
Sapphiron (5%)
finger 2
Multiple
Anub'Rekhan (25), Grand Widow Faerlina (25), Instructor Razuvious (25), Noth the Plaguebringer (25), Patchwerk (25)
trinket 1
Azjol-Nerub (H)
Hadronox (25%)
trinket 2
Multiple
Maexxna (25), Gothik the Harvester (25), Grobbulus (25), Heigan the Unclean (25)
Inevitable Defeat
Rune of the Stoneskin Gargoyle
weapon
Naxxramas (25)
Trash Drop (<1%)
off hand
relic
PvP
Venture Coins (30)
Character Stats
  • Health 29516
  • Hit 4.97%
  • Expertise 37
  • Defense 536
  • Resilience 15
  • Dodge Chance 17.52%
  • Parry Chance 24.65%
  • Avoidance 55.61%
Notes
  • Every Phase: Always use your profession specific bonuses instead of the listed enchants.
  • T7:
    Figurine - Monarch Crab
    is your bis trinket if you have Jewelcrafting.
  • T7: You can use two
    Last Laugh
    instead for better stats but less damage.
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