Stat Priority for a Guardian Druid?

96 Tauren Druid
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I'm looking it up, on both Icy-Veins and Noxxic. Noxxic tells me about 7.5% expertise. Icy-veins tells me that I need 15% expertise. Can anybody tell me the real stat priority for a Guardian Druid? I'm totally now clueless on what stats I need as a Guardian Druid now.
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90 Night Elf Druid
CFT
10670
Start with: Hit=Exp (to caps) > Crit > Haste > Agility.

Adjust as you feel necessary.
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100 Night Elf Druid
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Hit and expertise should be capped, or at least close for the expertise. The reason is is you want to actually hit with your attacks to get rage. Arielle has the correct priority up there, so just follow that.
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90 Night Elf Druid
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Start with: Hit=Exp (to caps) > Crit > Haste > Agility.

Adjust as you feel necessary.
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100 Worgen Druid
15040
Start with: Hit=Exp (to caps) > Crit > Haste > Agility.

Adjust as you feel necessary.


He was asking what the cap should be (one site reported 7.5% for exp and another reported 15%).

I don't use Noxxic because it gives no theory behind its advice, so the reader has no way of verifying whether the advice is correct or not.
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90 Night Elf Druid
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Straight from icy-veins, check the part I've bolded:

Expertise & Hit
These two stats are effective for both threat generation and survival. You need 7.5% Hit (2550 Rating) to no longer miss your attacks, 7.5% Expertise (2550 Rating) to no longer have attacks dodged, and 15% Expertise to no longer have your attacks parried. However, the 15% Expertise goal is not advised as your stats may be better spent elsewhere.
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100 Tauren Druid
14340
Straight from icy-veins, check the part I've bolded:

Expertise & Hit
These two stats are effective for both threat generation and survival. You need 7.5% Hit (2550 Rating) to no longer miss your attacks, 7.5% Expertise (2550 Rating) to no longer have attacks dodged, and 15% Expertise to no longer have your attacks parried. However, the 15% Expertise goal is not advised as your stats may be better spent elsewhere.


The issue is, expertise loses almost no value after 7.5%.

The only relevant changes are that expertise above 7.5% doesn't help when you can get behind your target or it otherwise can't parry (which can be a concern, but not always or often), and when hit+expertise combined reach 15%, FFF can't miss anymore and further hit/exp don't affect it (which is a minor loss).

If you were going to stack expertise to 7.5%, you'd value it enough to stack it up to 15%. Previous expansions had expertise's value cut in half when dodge went away, but that's no longer the case, and the "soft-cap" is practically irrelevant.
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90 Night Elf Druid
CFT
10670
Straight from icy-veins, check the part I've bolded:

It doesn't actually say that: http://www.icy-veins.com/guardian-druid-wow-pve-tank-statistics-priority-reforging
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90 Night Elf Druid
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I apologize, that was off of Noxxic.

Teach me to talk to people on 3 hours of sleep. >.<
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90 Night Elf Druid
CFT
10670
05/06/2013 11:47 AMPosted by Aziriel
Noxxic.

Annnnnnnnd there's your problem.
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