Mists of Pandaria (MoP) Hunter Guides (WoW Beta)
This page lists all of the MoP hunter guides useful to a hunter preparing for the Mists of Pandaria expansion. All of the guides are updated as new builds are deployed and new information becomes available.
WoW Hunters Hall MoP Guides
These guides include all of the basic information as well as links to relevant hunter blog posts, videos, and forum discussions. The guides are updated regularly as new information becomes available.
Hunter Tips for the First Week in Mists of Pandaria Tips and notes on levelling and getting started in Mists of Pandaria.
Hunter PvE Gear: Armor and Ranged Weapons This guide lists all of the PvE MoP hunter gear, including the Tier 14 raid sets, and shows where it can be acquired. The list is updated as new gear is discovered.
Hunter Season 12 PvP Gear Lists the armor pieces and set bonuses for the Season 12 Contender’s Defense, Dreadful Gladiator’s Pursuit, and Malevolent Gladiator’s Pursuit armor sets.
Enchants, Gems, and Scopes Lists all of the item enhancements of interest to hunters including gems, enchants, scopes, and profession-specific perks.
Glyphs All of the hunter glyphs are listed along with links to commentaries and video demonstrations of the glyphs in action.
Baseline Abilities Baseline abilities are the abilities that all hunters gain as they attain sufficient levels. This guide lists them all along with relevant videos and other sources of information about the abilities.
Talents Talent trees have been replaced by a talent pane. Hunters can choose one of three talent choices at various stages as they advance in level. This guide shows how the talents are organized and also includes links to relevant videos and articles.
Specialization Abilities Specialization abilities are specific to Beast Mastery, Marksmanship, or Survival hunters. This guide lists all of the spec abilities and includes videos and links to commentary.
Pets This guide lists the new hunter pet families and new pet abilities, with links to videos and additional sources of information about hunter pets in Mists of Pandaria.
Ten Ways to Prepare Early for Mists of Pandaria This list includes ten things your hunter can do months before the expansion is released that will save time, gold, and frustration once Mists of Pandaria launches.
MoP Hunter Videos This page lists a collection of hunter videos and video guides that describe, demonstrate, and discuss the changes hunters will be undergoing in Mists of Pandaria.
Elitist Jerks Hunter Guides
- Hunter FAQ MoP Edition
- [MoP] Beastmastery 5.0.4
- [MoP] 5.0.4/5.1 Marksmanship Guide
- [MoP] Survival Hunter Guide
Icy Veins MoP Hunter Guides
In preparation for Mists of Pandaria, Icy Veins has released preliminary guides for each of the three hunter specs, explaining what has changed and what the new rotation is likely to be. Keep in mind that these guides are works in progress.
- Beast Mastery Hunter – Mists of Pandaria Rotation Changes, Talents, and Glyphs 7/6/12
- Marksmanship Hunter: Mists of Pandaria Rotation Changes, Talents, and Glyphs 7/3/12
- Survival Hunter: Mists of Pandaria Rotation Changes, Talents, and Glyphs 7/1/12
- The Hunter’s Guide to 5.04 8/21/12
- [How To] Survival Hunter DPS in 5.0.4 (video) 8/29/12
The Brew Hall
- Patch 5.04 – Buffs and Debuffs 8/28/12 Includes a chart that lists all raid buffs/debuffs and indicates which classes and hunter pets bring them.
- Patch 5.04 – Expertise 8/20/12
- Big Red is Back (to Back) 8/25/12
Warcraft Hunters Union MoP Guides
- Scattered Shots: Hunter leveling from 85 to 90
- Hunter Patch 5.0.4 Guide 8/20/12
- Scattered Shots: Hunter racials in Mists of Pandaria 8/16/12
- MoP Hunter Changes This page is where the WHU collects all of the Mists of Pandaria hunter changes and information. The page links to all of the WHU guides including New Abilities, New Talents, New Glyphs, Pet Changes, and Raid Buffs.
- Hunter Expertise Rating & Expertise Cap Guide Explains how hunter expertise works for hunters and how much we’ll need at levels 85 and 90.
Mists of Pandaria Hunter thread at MMO Champion
- [OFFICIAL] MoP Beta Hunter Information Maintained by Aettis and Asrialol.
- Ghostcrawler: Mists of Pandaria Buff and Debuff Design 3/8/12
- Ghostcrawler: MoP Black Arrow Changes Will Likely be Reverted 4/13/12
- Ghostcrawler: Serpent Spread Re-Implementation 4/14/12
- Ghostcrawler on Hunter Ranged Weapon Stats 4/27/12
- Ghostcrawler on Hunter MoP Beta Feedback and the Future 5/5/12
- Ghostcrawler: Porcupine is for Fite! 5/11/12
- Ghostcrawler on Design Intent of Stampede 6/4/12
- Ghostcrawler on Hunters and Expertise 6/19/12
- Beta Class Balance Analysis Part I 6/19/12
- Beta Class Balance Analysis Part II 6/25/12
- Beta Class Balance Analysis Part III 6/27/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part IV: Pet Scaling 6/30/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part V: Pet AI, Stampede, Clarification of Pet Stats 7/1/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part VI
- Beta Class Analysis Part VII: Hunter Parses Requested 7/4/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part VIII 7/6/12
- “No-Brainer” Talents 7/9/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part IX 7/11/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part XI: Hunter Talent Changes Incoming 7/11/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part XII 7/13/12
- Beta Class Balance Analysis Part XIII 7/19/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part XIV 7/19/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part XV 7/23/12
- Beta Class Analysis Part XVI: Explosive Shot Currently Bugged 7/25/12
- Many Hunter Changes: MoP Build 15913 7/27/12
- Beta Classes Part XVII 7/30/12
- Please Be Gentle with the Hunter Nerfs. 8/2/12
- Beta Classes Part XVIII: Focus Fire will be Buffed 8/2/12
- Beta Classes Part XIX: Level 90 Talents, Pet Focus 8/6/12
- Beta Classes Part XX 8/7/12
- Beta Classes Part XXI 8/10/12
- Beta Classes Part XXII: Possible Disengage Fix; Pet Focus Regen Clarified 8/11/12
- Mists of Pandaria Beta Build 16016: Hunter Buffs (and Kudos to our Hunter Theorycrafters)
- Ghostcrawler on Hunter Aspects 8/25/12
- Ghostcrawler: Aspect GCD Change will be Reverted 8/28/12
- Beta Classes Part XXIII: Nerfs and Procs 8/30/12
- Beta Classes part XXIV: BM Pets 8/31/12
- The Cheeseburger Dilemma 9/1/12
- The Cheeseburger Dilemma: Follow-up 9/3/12
- Beta Classes: Pet Fixes Incoming 9/5/12
- Ghostcrawler on Twitter 9/8/12
- Beta Classes: Ghostcrawler Explains Changes to Survival 9/10/12
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