Raidbots


Choose from the checkboxes below to see historical DPS data.
Controls
Data Set
Timespan
Advanced Controls
Sample Period
Measure


Previous Tiers




DPS



This icon means a spec constitues less than 1% of the samples seen and the values may not be statistically reliable. These specs are hidden by default.

Latest Data in Amazing Table Form

DPS

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Frost 273,312.0 54.9% 274,336.0 95,705.0 133,152 383,606 6 2.19%
Death Knight
Unholy 259,442.0 52.2% 329,312.2 138,434.6 158,740 505,814 5 1.82%
Druid
Balance 279,615.0 56.2% 303,774.3 95,637.8 168,503 489,709 11 4.01%
Druid
Feral Cat 497,441.5 100.0% 522,214.0 118,450.1 407,301 686,672 4 1.46%
Hunter
Beast Mastery 309,472.5 62.2% 324,220.2 135,626.0 49,131 666,373 32 11.68%
Hunter
Marksmanship 320,239.0 64.4% 320,239.0 130,499.0 189,740 450,738 2 0.73%
Hunter
Survival 343,287.0 69.0% 300,328.3 131,267.2 18,899 546,466 29 10.58%
Mage
Arcane 354,886.0 71.3% 332,378.2 104,633.3 180,547 494,501 9 3.28%
Mage
Fire 323,271.5 65.0% 415,503.3 166,019.5 312,517 702,953 4 1.46%
Mage
Frost 261,426.0 52.6% 236,552.7 103,771.0 41,160 369,028 19 6.93%
Paladin
Retribution 378,418.0 76.1% 337,266.8 140,963.5 121,741 688,613 17 6.20%
Priest
Shadow 276,743.0 55.6% 282,794.9 102,627.5 72,856 483,158 18 6.57%
Rogue
Assassination 242,373.0 48.7% 242,373.0 0.0 242,373 242,373 1 0.36%
Rogue
Combat 233,662.0 47.0% 437,074.8 286,599.5 205,913 932,923 5 1.82%
Rogue
Subtlety 83,514.0 16.8% 83,514.0 0.0 83,514 83,514 1 0.36%
Shaman
Elemental 261,640.5 52.6% 269,172.6 101,595.6 71,411 472,456 18 6.57%
Shaman
Enhancement 348,492.5 70.1% 426,296.2 214,863.1 210,549 801,171 6 2.19%
Warlock
Affliction 375,064.0 75.4% 403,519.4 97,417.4 271,719 570,826 5 1.82%
Warlock
Demonology 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Warlock
Destruction 305,201.0 61.4% 314,054.1 152,461.0 27,491 746,339 44 16.06%
Warrior
Arms 154,431.0 31.0% 161,926.0 49,447.9 112,355 226,487 4 1.46%
Warrior
Fury 309,276.0 62.2% 294,042.4 101,786.9 100,346 496,710 23 8.39%
Monk
Windwalker 243,326.0 48.9% 235,049.6 77,215.8 76,385 370,769 11 4.01%

Healer

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Druid
Restoration 48,171.0 76.9% 52,213.6 28,743.6 6,344 113,353 17 24.64%
Paladin
Holy 29,232.0 46.7% 41,297.3 31,049.4 2,915 94,135 11 15.94%
Priest
Discipline 62,618.0 100.0% 57,931.8 34,882.4 12,186 134,611 26 37.68%
Priest
Holy 14,195.0 22.7% 14,195.0 0.0 14,195 14,195 1 1.45%
Shaman
Restoration 47,673.0 76.1% 55,593.5 36,640.2 4,593 130,379 11 15.94%
Monk
Mistweaver 16,413.0 26.2% 25,469.7 16,185.2 11,793 48,203 3 4.35%

Tank

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Blood 92,804.0 74.1% 96,883.4 39,229.9 45,849 183,015 15 24.59%
Druid
Feral Bear 125,216.0 100.0% 113,885.2 23,916.3 60,931 137,761 13 21.31%
Paladin
Protection 83,916.5 67.0% 79,189.8 18,810.9 46,443 102,633 12 19.67%
Warrior
Protection 63,907.0 51.0% 66,039.3 30,106.2 28,699 136,393 11 18.03%
Monk
Brewmaster 95,350.0 76.1% 109,227.5 64,547.9 28,623 256,850 10 16.39%


What Is This?

At the most basic level, the DPS Bot attempts to determine and display how various World of Warcraft classes and specs compare against each other. It does this by crunching data from World of Logs.

There are a few things to be aware of above all else:

What is Spec Score?

Spec Score is the best measure I've been able to come up with to compare specs across all fights of a given tier. The goal has been to minimize the effect a "gimmick" fight has on the overall rankings and generally normalize fights to have a common ground of comparison.

In a nutshell, each spec is scored on a curve for each fight. For each individual boss, the spec with the top DPS on a fight gets a score of 100 and then all other specs are scored according to that top spec. The average across all fights for a given spec is the Spec Score for the current tier.

As usual, this score is not the end-all, be-all measure of anything. It's merely an interesting collection of data trying to compress a whole lot of data into a single comparable value. Don't ever forget that each spec has its strengths and weaknesses and may be needed for any number of reasons. While raw numbers are absolutely an important facet of raiding, there are often other variables that are far more important.

All of that said, I think Spec Score is a far better indicator of relative spec power than a simple aggregation of DPS values from all fights. Those values are still available but I hope and pray that you understand that they have their own variety of problems and caveats.

A more detailed description and example will be posted on the Raidbots Blog.

The Rest

More details of the methodology used can be found on the DPS Bot Docs page.

Site brought to you by Seriallos of <Roll Initiative> of US-Maelstrom (US rank ~100 25-man raiding guild).

Feel free to contact me via the Raidbots Blog or directly via email at sollaires at gmail dot com