Discipline Priests are the DPS healer, so their DPS will obviously be the highest out of any healer specialization!
What’s better holy or discipline priest?
Discipline works differently than a Holy priest and requires you to be proactive and shield/atonement your group before some damage spikes. Holy is a reactive healer. You see your team take damage, you heal them. A skilled Disc is better than a skilled Holy in almost every scenario.
What DPS should a disc priest do?
At 120 no one would take you as a DPS as disc. As a DPS for group content, No!, you have about the same single target as the tanks and much less AOE, in fact if your focus is to purely DPS and don’t care about healing, you’d do more DPS on another healer like Druid or Shaman.
Are discipline priests good healers?
Healing through dealing damage allows Discipline Priests to contribute to the raid’s DPS while still performing well as a healer. Discipline Priests provide very significant, on-demand AoE burst healing on a very short cooldown.
Can discipline DPS?
No, Discipline is not as strong as the other DPS classes, when they are healing through atonement they are the equivalent of having an extra half DPS without losing a spot, same goes for raids. They are not a straight DPS class by any stretch.
What is the best priest class in WoW?
Priest Class Best Race
- Best – Undead, Dwarves.
- Average – Night Elf, Troll, Humans.
- Weak –
- Not Available – Tauren, Gnome, Orc.
What spec is best for priest healing?
Holy is the tried and true spec for beginner healing. Simple execution, good results!
Is disc priest hard to play?
Disc is more challenging to play, but offers better healing and damage than Holy does, and brings two damage reductions to the board as well. It suffers from people taking unexpected damage (Resto druid does somewhat as well) but it’s not the worst healer for m+. That’s either Holy priest or Resto shaman.
Is disc priest good in PVE?
Yes disc priest works well in raids. Especially human ones as they can stack so much Regen that they almost never go oom. Bubble had bad stigma because it couldn’t be used on the main tank or any warriors.
Is disc or holy better Shadowlands?
Holy has a better throughput/mana ratio, while disc has more reliable radiance + penance + shadowmend for scary situations. In 3’s this makes a massive difference for disc since damage output is so much higher.
Should I play a disc priest?
I main a disc priest. It is absolutely a blast to play. For raiding, yes you should absolutely know the fights, but only so you know when to use evangelism, rapture, and/or shadow fiend. For dungeons, you honestly can play quite reactively.
Is Disc better than Holy?
As for difficulty, I agree with the consensus view–that Disc has a highest skill ceiling of ALL healers (not only vs holy priest)–and I speak from first hand lengthy experience with both priest specs, and all other healers as well (at least healing dungeons–but disc is far harder in raids, in my view).
What Covenant is best for a disc priest?
Kyrian. The Best Disc Priest Covenant for Mythic+ is Kyrian. Boon of the Ascended is a very strong 3 minute cooldown.
How does discipline priest work?
A Discipline priest is a battle healer, smiting down their enemies in order to bravely save their allies. They have adopted the traits of both healing and shadow priests in order to make sure their allies stay alive. The main thing that makes Disc Priests truly special is Atonement.
Is disc priest easy?
Yes. Disc is probably the hardest spec in the game to play well.
Can you level as disc priest?
The fastest way to level is to do quests and dungeons. PvP not worth it because it takes too long and the XP is less. You’d level faster as holy than either shadow or disc.