Defensive Stance

Defensive Stance

Warrior - Protection Spec
1.5 sec cooldown
Requires Warrior (Protection)

A tanking combat stance that decreases damage taken by 0%, increases threat generation, and causes you to generate Rage from damage taken instead of dealt.


Defensive Stance

A tanking combat stance that reduces damage taken and increases threat generated.

Spell Details

Spell Details
NameDefensive Stance
Global CooldownNoneCooldown CategorySpecial Category
Proc Chance100%
Procs when
  • Player takes auto attack (white) melee damage
  • Player takes special (yellow) melee damage
  • Player takes auto attack (white) ranged damage (with a bow, etc)
  • Player takes special (yellow) ranged damage (with a bow, etc)
  • Player receives a harmful spell
  • Player takes periodic (DoT) damage
  • Passive
  • Can be cast while mounted
  • Disregards immunity effects
  • Buff cannot be canceled
  • Generates no threat
  • Persists through death
Effect #1

Mod Damage Taken (All)

Effect #2

Mod Threat

% Change: 900

Effect #3

Mod Rage % Generated From Damage Dealt

Amount: -100%

Effect #4

Decrease Cooldown

Amount: -100%