We’ve datamined new Monk talents and a bunch of class changes in the latest Dragonflight Alpha build.



Blackout Combo

Breath of Fire: Cooldown reduced by 3 sec. Periodic damage increased by 50%, and damage reduction increased by 5%.

Celestial Brew: Gain up to 3 additional stacks of Purified Chi.

Purifying Brew: Pauses Stagger damage for 3 sec.


Thunder Focus Tea – Rising Sun Kick’s cooldown reduced by 0 9 sec.

Enveloping Mist – Enveloping Mist increases healing received from your other spells by 30% 0%.

New Talents

We’ve datamined new Monk talents that will be added with next week’s rework of the class.

General Monk Talents (Shared Between All Specs)

Ancient Teachings of the Monastery – After casting Essence Font, your Tiger Palm, Blackout Kick, and Rising Sun Kick heal an injured ally within 20 yards for 250% of the damage done. Lasts 15 sec.

Attenuation – Bonedust Brew’s Shadow damage or healing is increased by 20.0%, and when Bonedust Brew deals Shadow damage or healing, its cooldown is reduced by 0.5 sec.

Bountiful Brew – Your abilities have a low chance to cast Bonedust Brew at your target’s location.

Weapons of Order (Covenant Ability is back as a talent in the Monk class tree)

Brewmaster: For the next 30 sec, your Mastery is increased by 10%. Additionally, Keg Smash cooldown is reset instantly and enemies hit by Keg Smash take 8% increased damage from you for 10 sec, stacking up to 4 times.

Windwalker: For the next 30 sec, your Mastery is increased by 12.5%. Additionally, Rising Sun Kick reduces Chi costs by 1 for 5 sec, and Blackout Kick reduces the cooldown of affected abilities by an additional 1 sec.

Mistweaver: For the next 30 sec, your Mastery is increased by 42%. Additionally, Essence Font cooldown is reset instantly and heals up to 6 nearby allies for (40% of Spell Power) health on channel start and end. 

Brewmaster Monk Talents

Anvil & Stave – Each time you dodge or an enemy misses you, the remaining cooldown on your Brews is reduced by 0.5 sec.

Charred Passions – Your Breath of Fire ignites your right leg in flame for 8 sec, causing your Blackout Kick and Spinning Crane Kick to deal 100% additional damage as Fire damage and refresh the duration of your Breath of Fire on the target.

Dragonfire Brew – After using Breath of Fire, you breathe fire 2 additional times, each dealing [ 2 + 13.23% of Attack Power ] Fire damage. Increases the duration of Breath of Fire by 100%.

Elusive Footwork – Blackout Strike deals an additional 0 damage. Blackout Strike critical hits grant an additional 1 stack of Elusive Brawler.

Fundamental Observation – Zen Meditation has 25% reduced cooldown and is no longer cancelled when you move or when you are hit by melee attacks.

Staggering Strikes – When you Blackout Kick, your Stagger is reduced by 0.

Walk with the Ox – Abilities that grant Shuffle reduce the cooldown on Invoke Niuzao, the Black Ox by 0.5 sec, and Niuzao’s Stomp deals an additional 10.0% damage.

Windwalker Monk Talents

Fluidity of Motion – Blackout Kick’s cooldown is reduced by 1 sec and its damage by 10%.

Graceful Exit – Blackout Kick’s cooldown is reduced by 1 sec and its damage by 10%.

Shadowboxing Treads – Blackout Kick damage increased by 20% and strikes an additional 2 targets.

Mistweaver Monk Talents

Clouded Focus – Healing with Enveloping Mists or Vivify while channeling Soothing Mists increases their healing done by 20% and reduces their mana cost by 20%. Stacks up to 3 times. When your Soothing Mists channel ends, this effect is cancelled.

Jade Bond – Abilities that activate Gust of Mist reduce the cooldown on Invoke Yul’on, the Jade Serpent by 0.3 sec, and Yu’lon’s Soothing Breath healing is increased by 12.0%.

Nourishing Chi – Life Cocoon increases healing over time received by an additional 20.0%, and this effect lingers for an additional 10 sec after the cocoon is removed.

Renewing Mist – Surrounds the target with healing mists, restoring [ 225% of Spell Power ] health over 20 sec. If Renewing Mist heals a target past maximum health, it will travel to another injured ally within 20 yds.

Resplendent Mist – Gust of Mists has a 30% chance to do 100.0% more healing.

Tear of Morning – Casting Vivify or Enveloping Mist on a target with Renewing Mist has a 10% chance to spread the Renewing Mist to another target. Your Vivify healing through Renewing Mist is increased by 20% and your Enveloping Mist also heals allies with Renewing Mist for 20% of its healing.

Strength of Spirit – Expel Harm’s healing is increased by up to 200%, based on your missing health.

Yu’lon’s Whisper – Activating Thunder Focus Tea causes you to exhale the breath of Yu’lon, healing up to 6 allies within 15 yards for [ 180% of Spell Power ] over 2 sec.