MoP Priest PvE Gear Guide (Shadow)

Listed below are the iLevel 489 pieces available for Shadow Priests. They are obtained from:
  • boss drops in Mogu'shan Vaults
  • rep with The Klaxxi, Golden Lotus, Shado-Pan, and The August Celestials:
    • purchased with Valor Points at Honored and Revered
    • Ring quest reward from 'Shadow of the Empire' (at Exalted with The Klaxxi)
    • Chest quest reward from 'The Final Power' (at Exalted with Golden Lotus)

These pieces (and their heroic versions) constitute the majority of the best currently-available gear. See the link at the end of this post for a list of all gear available at all levels, including:
  • iLevel 496 Tier Hands and Legs from Sha of Anger
  • iLevel 496 gear from Galleon
  • iLevel 463 – 476 items from Heroics and other Pre-Raid Sources

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(If there's enough interest, this will be replaced with 496 gear when Heart of Fear & Terrace of Endless Spring are released.)


Spirit Kings spirit / crit Hood of Blind Eyes
Emperor hit / haste Hood of Focused Energy
-valor- hit / crit Firecracker Corona
-valor- spirit / haste Yalia's Cowl

Feng hit / crit Amulet of Seven Curses
Spirit Kings spirit / mastery Zian's Choker of Coalesced Shadow
Emperor crit / haste Worldwaker Cachabon
-quest- spirit / mastery Mending Necklace of the Golden Lotus
-quest- hit / crit Burning Necklace of the Golden Lotus
-valor- spirit / haste Links of the Lucid
-valor- hit / mastery Wire of the Wakener

Gara'jal crit / haste Shadowsummoner Spaulders
-valor- spirit / mastery Tenderheart Shoulders
-valor- hit / crit Mantle of the Golden Sun

Stone Guard spirit / crit Cape of Three Lanterns
Spirit Kings crit / mastery Mindshard Drape
-valor- hit / mastery Cloak of Snow Blossoms
-valor- spirit / haste Sagewhisper's Wrap

Feng crit / mastery Imperial Ghostbinder's Robes
-valor- hit / haste Vestments of Thundering Skies
-valor- spirit / mastery Robe of the Five Sisters

-valor- hit / mastery Minh's Beaten Bracers
-valor- spirit / crit Bracers of Inlaid Jade

Stone Guard crit / mastery Claws of Amethyst
Spirit Kings haste / mastery Undying Shadow Grips
-valor- spirit / mastery Gloves of Red Feathers
-valor- hit / crit Sunspeaker's Flared Gloves

Stone Guard hit / mastery Ruby-Linked Girdle
Elegon haste / mastery Orbital Belt
Elegon spirit / crit Galaxyfire Girdle
-valor- hit / crit Klaxxi Lash of the Orator
-valor- spirit / haste Klaxxi Lash of the Seeker

Stone Guard spirit / mastery Jade Dust Leggings
-valor- spirit / crit Poisoncrafter's Kilt
-valor- hit / crit Leggings of the Poisoned Soul

Gara'jal spirit / crit Sandals of the Severed Soul
-valor- spirit / mastery Storm-Sing Sandals
-valor- hit / crit Void Flame Slippers

Feng spirit / mastery Feng's Ring of Dreams
Gara'jal spirit / crit Circuit of the Frail Soul
-quest- spirit / mastery Seal of the Prime
-quest- hit / mastery Seal of the Lucid
-valor- hit / haste Simple Harmonius Ring
-valor- spirit / crit Leven's Circle of Hope

Elegon dots proc int Light of the Cosmos
trash crit use Jade Magistrate Figurine
-valor- crit use Blossom of Pure Snow

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Main Hand
Elegon crit / haste Torch of the Celestial Spark
Emperor spirit / mastery Tihan, Scepter of the Sleeping Emperor

Off Hand
Feng spirit / haste Fan of Fiery Winds

For complete gear tables for all classes and item levels, see the MoP PvE Gear Guide on Wowhead:

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