Shoukon's Back! Prot PvP Flag Carrier Guide

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I like to grab the flag, run somewhere near the middle, and....

Charge
Intercept
Heroic Leap (when it wants to work)
Intervene

All while spamming SR. I use CD's if I absolutely have to.
Bump!
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Yeah my healer is always a priest and we make sure he is well ahead of me to life grip me back from those pesky DK DG's. Very handy imo.
Yea Disc priest are pro for helping FC back, I just haven't had the chance to run with one. I"m usually running with a Resto Shammy,Resto Druid & A Pally. So it's hex, cyclone, root, freedom and OH my SPriest just bro gripped me GG.
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02/18/2011 4:03 PMPosted by Shoukon
As a flag carrier you are not looking to a big damage numbers person.


Wrong.

02/18/2011 4:03 PMPosted by Shoukon
Unlike arms that suffers stun diminishing returns prot does not


Wrong. Not to mention the only good use of this is if they are on a healer or dps which intervene shockwave does the same.

02/18/2011 4:03 PMPosted by Shoukon
You’re not trying to DPS it out, just trying to get to the next tier.


Absolutely wrong.

-Incite (0/3): Heroic Strike is a joke at the moment and you’re doing more running than dpsing, not worth the points at the moment.
-Improved Revenge (0/2): First not looking to do damage and with a good weapon devastate still hits harder than revenge and it is better to save your talent points for the arms/fury tree for HP regen.
-Impending Victory (1/2): Honestly 1 put was put into it because I had one left over. In the many games I have played I have not seen it all too often and do not have much opportunity to use it since you’re trying to stay rite on the flag cap and not chasing down a target.
-Heavy Repercussions (0/2): Good talent but held out for survivability talents. Your DPS should be your dps and your tank your tank.


When I saw that I said OHHH EMMMMMM GEEEEEEEEE

To see another view on flag carrying in rated battlegrounds check out my video.
Edit: (It is only talents and Glyphs, I will get more movies about gear and enchants after patch 4.1)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DKX6NmZOWDc
noobi is so much worse then the op
03/12/2011 8:46 AMPosted by Deauss
noobi is so much worse then the op


I thought so too.

I decided to look at his videos and it all makes sense.
/Bumping to Revive and re-edit post
Should I still be stacking resil?
05/19/2011 07:10 PMPosted by Doomstriker
Should I still be stacking resil?

Yes mostly resil then str/stam with Resil gems to your liking.
/Bump for new video's added
05/19/2011 08:05 PMPosted by Shoukon
Should I still be stacking resil?

Yes mostly resil then str/stam with Resil gems to your liking.

How much resil should I have? 4k?
05/20/2011 10:46 AMPosted by Doomstriker

Yes mostly resil then str/stam with Resil gems to your liking.

How much resil should I have? 4k?

Getting as close to 4k as possible.
I saw the video you posted a few weeks back Shou, showing the flag carrying while in the rateds (I think the matches were all in TP) Anyway, after watching the video, I decided I wanted to run as prot in our guild RBG's and I haven't turned back since.

I don't know what the other FC able classes can offer, but with the mobilty I have as a warrior, I've never had so much fun carrying the flag as I do now.

Bumping for a sticky, and to show that prot isn't just for tanking dragons anymore.
02/18/2011 04:03 PMPosted by Shoukon
Unlike arms that suffers stun diminishing returns

Arms doesn't.
05/20/2011 07:31 PMPosted by ßamf
Unlike arms that suffers stun diminishing returns

Arms doesn't.

Yes, as you can see the date of the OP it was during the time when it did. I'm re-editing the content to reflect changes.
I saw the video you posted a few weeks back Shou, showing the flag carrying while in the rateds (I think the matches were all in TP) Anyway, after watching the video, I decided I wanted to run as prot in our guild RBG's and I haven't turned back since.

I don't know what the other FC able classes can offer, but with the mobilty I have as a warrior, I've never had so much fun carrying the flag as I do now.

Bumping for a sticky, and to show that prot isn't just for tanking dragons anymore.

Yea once you catch the FC bug...you never wanna stop.
I saw the video you posted a few weeks back Shou, showing the flag carrying while in the rateds (I think the matches were all in TP) Anyway, after watching the video, I decided I wanted to run as prot in our guild RBG's and I haven't turned back since.

I don't know what the other FC able classes can offer, but with the mobilty I have as a warrior, I've never had so much fun carrying the flag as I do now.

Bumping for a sticky, and to show that prot isn't just for tanking dragons anymore.

Yea once you catch the FC bug...you never wanna stop.


Haha, too true!

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