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  • World of Warcraft
  • 275,329 Monthly Downloads
  • Supports: 6.0.3
  • 2,081,691 Total Downloads
  • Updated 12/16/2014
  • Created 04/30/2012
  • 433 Favorites
  • Project Site
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: All Rights Reserved
  • Newest File: 60000.10
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About Bitten's SpellFlash: Priest

This module flashes suggested spells for all three Priest specs. You can find *lots* more information on its website.

If you download using the Curse Client it will come with everything you need. If you download your addons manually, you must also get SpellFlash.

Please see the FAQ before posting a question. If that doesn't address your issue, or you have a suggestion to improve this addon, please either leave a comment or create a ticket.

Bitten's SpellFlash modules replace Blizzard's default proc highlighting to flash the button you should press next to achieve maximum dps on a boss fight. Or if you are a tank, to maximize your survivability. For healers, they are just slightly smarter proc highlighters. Dps modules follow or are similar to priority schemes found in SimulationCraft and/or Icy Veins. Sometimes you have to be smarter than SpellFlash, e.g. when saving a cooldown for a specific boss mechanic, but in general following the recommendations will improve most people's performance.

Some modules have AoE modes. Check the descriptions of each rotation to see if one is available for the spec(s) you use.

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r121 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-17 00:24:02 +0000 (Wed, 17 Dec 2014) | 1 line
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r120 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-17 00:18:29 +0000 (Wed, 17 Dec 2014) | 1 line
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Remove warning about rotation being wrong.
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r119 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-17 00:18:24 +0000 (Wed, 17 Dec 2014) | 3 lines
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   M /trunk/src/Spells.lua

Implement remaining CoP and Insanity rotations

This brings Shadow Priests up to full speed.
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r118 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-17 00:18:19 +0000 (Wed, 17 Dec 2014) | 1 line
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   M /trunk/src/IDs.lua
   M /trunk/src/Rotations.lua
   M /trunk/src/Spells.lua

Implement Clarity of Power without Insanity
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r117 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-16 07:04:31 +0000 (Tue, 16 Dec 2014) | 5 lines
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   M /trunk/src/IDs.lua
   M /trunk/src/Rotations.lua
   M /trunk/src/Spells.lua

Implement basic WoD 100 Shadow rotation.

No Void Entropy, no Clarity of Power, just the most basic rotation
possible, implemented and tested at 100.  Not that most people will ever
use this, but whatever, it is a good start.
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r116 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-16 07:04:26 +0000 (Tue, 16 Dec 2014) | 1 line
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Trivial whitespace fix, no functional changes.
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r114 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-16 01:28:02 +0000 (Tue, 16 Dec 2014) | 9 lines
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   M /trunk/src/IDs.lua
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Handle Glyph of Mind Harvest orb prediction.

The first time we hit a new target with this glyph, we generate three
orbs; this fixes the prediction so we know when that is going to happen,
and account for it correctly.

That should result in, eg, correctly flashing Devouring Plague on the
first cast from empty, when before we assumed only one orb was
generated...
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r113 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-16 01:27:58 +0000 (Tue, 16 Dec 2014) | 10 lines
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   M /trunk/src/Spells.lua

Correctly handle enhanced shadow orbs, and enhance SW:D for
shadow priests.

We previously had a few places that used three orbs when calculating the
maximum, which led to less orb generation than it should.  We also kept
the "CD reset prevents orb generation" even if you had the perk that
removed that restriction.

Overall effect should be much better management of orb generation, which
should fix the DPS deficit that lack of support was causing.
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r110 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-15 08:19:03 +0000 (Mon, 15 Dec 2014) | 13 lines
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   M /trunk/src/Spells.lua

Enable Power Word: Shield for Shadow

This is used defensively, and is the only non-intrusive defensive we
have, so is pretty important.  It flashes yellow above 50 percent, and
red below that, but is optional in both cases so that it doesn't break
the rotation.

The theory is that especially in a raid of dungeon situation, until you
are really hurt, you probably don't want to give up DPS in return for
health most of the time, but below the 50 percent line, your healers
might start to worry ... and in the world of triage, a DPS rates well
below the tanks and healers, so you should probably look after yourself
for a bit.
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r108 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-14 04:29:08 +0000 (Sun, 14 Dec 2014) | 5 lines
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   M /trunk/src/Spells.lua

Update Shadow rotation to work at ~ 91

This isn't a complete shadow rework, and the 100 talents radically
change rotations, so they definitely need love, but we now have the most
basic rotation down at lower levels.
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r106 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-13 22:32:50 +0000 (Sat, 13 Dec 2014) | 2 lines
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Move warning only to shadow rotations, since others are now up to date
and correct.
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r105 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-13 22:32:46 +0000 (Sat, 13 Dec 2014) | 3 lines
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   M /trunk/src/Spells.lua

Update Holy for 6.0

Like Disc, the healing hints are fairly simple, and this covers them nicely.
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r104 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-13 22:32:41 +0000 (Sat, 13 Dec 2014) | 4 lines
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Updated Disc priest hints for healing mode.

This doesn't touch the atonement rotation, which is more or less "never
use", but is also in another addon.
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r103 | slippycheeze | 2014-12-13 22:09:14 +0000 (Sat, 13 Dec 2014) | 1 line
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Move to SVN changelog instead of manual one.
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Update to latest BSF library
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fix, this time for reals
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fix lua error on load
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Tag as 60000 in the toc, warn about state
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3-space indentation in lua files
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   M /trunk/src/Localization.lua
   M /trunk/src/Options.lua
   M /trunk/src/Rotations.lua
   M /trunk/src/Spells.lua
   M /trunk/version_history.txt

Convert everything to utf-8-unix
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Comments

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  • #32

    Everytime I log on it says "This Module has not been updated to work with the lastest expansion: SpellFlash: SPriest (SpellFlash_SPriest)

    I have installed this addon,  I can not find one for shadow priest in  the search button, why am I always getting this message when I log on?

  • #33

    "SpellFlash: SPriest" is not this addon.  This is "Bitten's SpellFlash: Priest".  You should uninstall that one, because it does not work in MoP, and if you have not already done so you should install this one.

    Author of Bitten's SpellFlash.

  • #30

    I have this installed it did work before. I have nothing working for shadow priest at the moment.

    Is this add on still working?

  • #31

    Yes, it should still be working.  What changed on your system?

    Author of Bitten's SpellFlash.

  • #28

    Good mod 

  • #29

    Thanks Smile

    Author of Bitten's SpellFlash.

  • #26

    bueno no se exactamente que programas se necesitan me eh descargado varios spellflash pero ni uno de las carpetas me han funcionado  me podrian decir cuales se necesitan para que se pueda activar el spellflash correctamente.

  • #27

    From google tranlate:

    well not exactly what programs are needed eh I downloaded several spellflash but not one of the folders I have worked I could say what needed to be able to activate the spellflash correctly.

    If I can decipher that correctly, it seems you're having trouble with the installation.  Please refer to the installation section of the FAQ.  Particularly the first question/answer.

    Author of Bitten's SpellFlash.

  • #23

    I'm not getting the proper flashes when devouring plague with 3 stacks is ready, instant mind spike, and mind blast procs. It used to give me the yellow bordering around the spell. I've checked to make sure that nothing is turned off but everything is set as before.

  • #24

    The flashing around the border was Blizzard's proc highlighting, which I have finally figured out how to disable again (like I did in Cata).  See the last question in the FAQ for a discussion of why I disable it.

    The addon watches for all those conditions and adjusts its priorities to match.  If there is a case where there is a better spell to use than the one that is flashing, please let me know and I will fix it.

    Author of Bitten's SpellFlash.

  • #18

    Is there a way to turn off flashing for certain spells? Mainly, Shadow Fiend.  

    Thank you, in advance =D

  • #19

    That is not one of the options, no.  Do you have advice on how to flash it more optimally?

    Author of Bitten's SpellFlash.

  • #22

    Wow!  Thank you SO much, that really did help me out =D  

    Thanks!!!!  <3

  • #21
    Quote from Genaeve »

    It goes off constantly, and I just don't see the good in Sending my Fiend out every time it's up.  But, then, I don't generally play Shadow Spec, and I'm new to DPS on my Priest.

    In that case, let me try to help you see the good in it.  Smile

    A well-geared shadow priest can get about 500K damage out of a shadowfiend, in ideal conditions.  The next best spell you can cast, Devouring Plague will do less than 300K for the same priest (on average).  So even if you could spam Devouring Plague at 3 stacks, it would still be worth it to summon your fiend on cooldown.  (I'm getting my numbers from simulationcraft.org - real raid experience may vary - licensing and restrictions may apply - please consult your doctor).

    Author of Bitten's SpellFlash.

  • #20

     

    I have no advice, Xemnosyst =D  You are the expert.  I was just hoping that there was some sort of option for that specific spell.  It goes off constantly, and I just don't see the good in Sending my Fiend out every time it's up.  But, then, I don't generally play Shadow Spec, and I'm new to DPS on my Priest.  I thought I would try this to help me (which it does) because of the wonderful help I get for my druid & mage dps with your SpellFlash Mods.

    Thank you for such a quick reply.  I really appreciate it =)

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