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Fury Warrior Artifact Weapon: Warswords of the Valarjar – Legion 7.3.5
2018/07/02 at 3:05 PM
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The World of Warcraft Legion Fury Warrior Artifact Weapon page explains the best possible choices for the Netherlight Crucible, important traits and relic bonuses, and how to progress through your artifact weapon Warswords of the Valarjar. This guide is written and maintained by
, the Warrior class theorycrafter, of
Artifacts in Battle for Azeroth
As of June 26th, completing the quest
The Power in Our Hands
will further empower your Artifact Weapon, enabling all traits and at least
Concordance of the Legionfall
level 75, further increasing in power over time until the Battle for Azeroth pre-expansion patch.
Therefore, only the Netherlight Crucible recommendations are relevant on this guide page leading up to BFA, as you already receive all Artifact Traits by default. This makes content easier to complete, especially some
content going away
Ahead of the Curve
Mage Tower Challenges
, your Artifact Traits will be removed, and relics will simply increase the item level of your artifact weapon. However, many artifact traits are returning as talents or azerite powers in Battle for Azeroth and we have a compiled a
full list you can read here
Moving forward in Battle for Azeroth, you will still be able to acquire the Artifact Weapon which will mainly interest transmog collectors for the appearances. Learn how to unlock all appearances in BFA with our
Artifact Appearance Guide
Warswords of the Valarjar
is a new system added in Patch 7.3. The Crucible allows you further empower your Artifact Weapon, by specializing and increasing the power from your relics. With it, each relic receives a small talent tree that you can select new traits from, depending how many traits your weapon have. Do not worry, however, because with the changes to
, unlocking the full power of the Crucible won't take long. Learn everything about this new system in our
Netherlight Crucible Guide
. With the opening of
Antorus, the Burning Throne
, it is now possible to obtain
Insignia of the Grand Army
, which increases the potency of your Tier 2 Crucible traits by 50%. It might be a really strong legendary if you are lucky with Netherlight Crucible rolls!
Here are the most powerful traits for the Fury Warrior Artifact:
Torment the Weak
Secure in the Light
Wrath and Fury
Infusion of Light
Pulse of Battle
Master of Shadows
Recommended Build Path
The first goal for the Fury Warrior Artifact is to push
. While this path doesn't net an early notable trait, the path to get there is extremely efficient, gathering of the most powerful damage traits, without any "wasted" points in defensive or utility ones.
The target for raid content is
, which will be gained at 20 points, and should be obtainable by the time raids becomes available. Finish out by collecting
, which is minor, but efficient enough for only one point.
Unfortunately walled behind a defensive trait,
Rage of the Valarjar
should be the last notable taken.
The remaining three traits can be taken at your leisure, offering no critical bonuses, but ultimately unlock the empowerment trait, Titanic Power.
Note: For those players not pursuing raid content,
can be skipped in favor of taking
Rage of the Valarjar
is also very effective in open-world and dungeon content, and so can be taken earlier than recommended if so desired.
Next flesh out the fourth point in all other DPS traits; Raging Berserker, Wrath and Fury, Unstoppable, Deathdealer, and Wild Slashes.
Finally, flesh out the remainder four point traits, Uncontrolled Rage, Battle Scars, and Bloodcraze, which will culminate in unlocking Concordance of the Legionfall.
Appearances and Tints
Each spec's weapon has 6 styles, which can come in 4 color variations. All of these tints can be previewed on the Appearance tab of the
Legion Dressing Room
Warswords of the Valarjar: Default, Recover one Pillar of Creation, Recover
and bring it to Order Hall, Complete First Major Order Campaign
Arm of the Dragonrider: Complete the Class Hall Campaign (
Forged for Battle
), Unlock every Artifact Trait (
), Fully research the history of your artifact (
Part of History
), Obtain 8 rare Archaeology finds (
This Side Up
Valormaw: Complete the questline Balance of Power (
Improving on History
), Defeat 8 Broken Isles world bosses (
), Complete a Mythic+ Dungeon with a Level 15 Keystone (
), All Legion Dungeon achievements (
Glory of the Legion Hero
Stormbreath: This entire tier is devoted to PvP achievements.
Crest of Heroism
Crest of Carnage
Crest of Devastation
Helya's Gaze: Hidden Appearance!
Dragonslayer's Edge: Acquire
by fusing together
Haft of the God-King
Skull of Shar'thos
Skull of Nithogg
. Obtain alternate skins by completing 100 dungeons using hidden artifact appearance, 200 world quests using hidden artifact appearance, or kill 1,000 players using a hidden artifact appearance.
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