The Grumpy Elf: I often find myself saying “I wish I had a heal”.
Oddly enough, that is the reason hunters don’t have a heal, because it would make life easier. Too easy really. Sure, marks has the Chimera Shot, which is a tiny heal but is an every 10 (or 9 if glyphed) seconds thing. BM has some healing as well with a spirit beast. Even with that, over all you can still say that the hunters are not really in a good place when it comes to healing.
Whenever the question of what class is the best for soloing old content comes up the top two answers are blood DK and hunter and there is a reason for that.
Blood DKs put out a fair amount of damage and they can heal themselves all day long, not to mention they have the biggest collection of defensive cooldowns the game has to offer. So why is the hunter in the same league as the blood DK when it comes to soloing if they can’t heal themselves all day long and their defensive cooldowns are somewhat lacking?
It is the rest of the tool box that hunters have, the largest toolbox in the game, that makes them beastly when it comes to soloing old content. . . . Read full article