simplest tanking class as of 5.1?

90 Pandaren Monk
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I really don't find monk tanking hard -_- it's pretty intuitive for me i donno, then again i played enhancement on my shaman during Cata, and that was like juggling flaming cats
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86 Blood Elf Paladin
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My only issue with the Monk is the number of key binds compared to other tank classes. That may be where the "complexity" comes from.

12 Offensive abilities.
2 Movement abilities.
4 Healing abilities.
8 Defensive abilities.

I just run out of keys that I can reach in a timely manner.


I quit playing my Monk Mistweaver for the same reason. I was able to do a lot of shift key binds so that almost all the abilities I had to use regularly were under my left hand and combined with mouseover macros I was able to heal, but it never felt comfortable despite leveling as a Mistweaver, doing heroics and a fair amount of LFR.

Whenever I switched to my druid or priest healer it was just so much more enjoyable to heal. I will probably level this paladin and my old shaman healer before going back to Monk healing which mostly just made my hand tired...
Edited by Dlish on 2/3/2013 11:55 AM PST
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