Our preview of the latest class changes and tier set bonuses from the Dragonflight Beta continues with Monks. 


Monk Tier Set Bonuses in Dragonflight

Monk Brewmaster Class Set 2pc – Hitting an enemy with Tiger Palm or Spinning Crane Kick grants Brewmaster’s Rhythm, increasing damage dealt and reducing damage taken by 1% for 10 sec, stacking up to 4 times.

Monk Brewmaster Class Set 4pc – For each stack of Brewmaster’s Rhythm, Purifying Brew clears 3% more of your damage delayed with stagger.

Monk Mistweaver Class Set 2pc – Healing from your Enveloping Mist, Essence Font, and Vivify is increased by 15% on targets with your Renewing Mist.

Monk Mistweaver Class Set 4pc – Essence Font and Vivify healing are increased by 10% and your Renewing Mists on targets healed by Essence Font are extended by 1.0 sec for each direct heal.

Monk Windwalker Class Set 2pc – Fists of Fury increases the damage dealt by your next 2 Rising Sun Kicks or Spinning Crane Kicks by 30%.

Monk Windwalker Class Set 4pc – Fists of Fury now instead enhances your next 3 Rising Sun Kicks or Spinning Crane Kicks and enhanced kicks increase damage your next Fists of Fury deals by 5%, stacking up to 3 times.

All Specs

Paralysis (Rank 2) renamed to Improved Paralysis.


Invoke Niuzao, the Black Ox (Rank 2) renamed to Improved Invoke Niuzao, the Black Ox.


Rising Sun Kick now costs 2.5% of Base Mana (was 1.5%).

Enveloping Mist – Wraps the target in healing mists, healing for [ 288% 324% of Spell Power ] over 6 sec, and increasing healing received from your other spells by 30%.


Rising Sun Kick now costs 2.5% of Base Mana (was 1.5%).

Invoke Xuen, the White Tiger (Rank 2) renamed to Empowered Tiger Lightning.

New Talents

Call to Arms – Weapons of Order calls forth Niuzao, the Black Ox (Brewmaster), Xuen, the White Tiger (Windwalker), Yu’lon, the Jade Serpent (Mistweaver) to assist you for 12 sec.

Quick Sip – Purify 1% of your Staggered damage each time you gain 3 sec of Shuffle duration.

Invoke Niuzao, the Black Ox – Summons an effigy of Niuzao, the Black Ox for 12 sec. Niuzao attacks your primary target, and frequently Stomps, damaging all nearby enemies for [ 16.38% of Attack Power ] plus 25% of Stagger damage recently purified. While active, 25% of damage delayed by Stagger is instead Staggered by Niuzao. (Instant, 40 yd range, 3 min cooldown)

Transfer the Power – Blackout Kick and Rising Sun Kick increase damage dealt by your next Fists of Fury by 3%, stacking up to 10 times.

Fae Exposure – Your abilities reset Faeline Stomp 100% more often. Enemies and allies hit by Faeline Stomp are affected by Fae Exposure, increasing your damage and healing against them by 8% for 10 sec.

Summon Jade Serpent Statue – Summons a Jade Serpent Statue at the target location. When you channel Soothing Mist, the statue will also begin to channel Soothing Mist on your target, healing for [ 220% of Spell Power ] over 8 sec.

Strike of the Windlord – Strike with both fists at all enemies in front of you, dealing [ 400% of Attack Power ] damage and reducing movement speed by 50% for 6 sec.

Summon White Tiger Statue – Summons a White Tiger Statue at the target location for 0 sec, pulsing [ 25% of Attack Power ] damage to all enemies every 2 sec for 0 sec.