Today on WoW Insider I do the trinket roundup and ranking. I hadn’t done this for 4.3 and have been a bit flooded with trinket questions lately. I should really know better than to avoid revisiting this topic every tier.
It’s trinkets day here on Scattered Shots, back by popular demand. The number of emails I’ve been getting about hunter trinkets lately has made me suddenly realize that I have not posted my usual new tier trinket round-up and reevaluation — and with the new tier of Raid Finder trinkets out, there the decision of when to upgrade is yet more complex.
Trinkets are a lot like the nine support classes in WoW: You know they’re useful, but it can be hard to figure out exactly which one is worth using without doing some math. Only unlike the support class players, you always want to have two of them with you. And they don’t smell funny, or refuse to heal your pet, or screw up your lovely execution of executions.
Maybe trinkets aren’t much like the support classes after all. They’re better.
Join me after the cut as we run down the new 4.3 trinkets, compare them to the best of the previous tier’s trinkets, and give some thought to the new Raid Finder versions of the trinkets as well. … Read More.