May 11, 2009
Once again it’s time for our check on where the latest patches have left class balance. This is the state of play at level 80, post 3.1.1:
As you can see, the trends we noted last time have not been reversed. The only new thing here is that another class – the rogue – has joined warlocks on the Azeroth endangered species list. This is offset by the rise of the druid as the hybrid class of choice a popular hybrid class and the continued enthusiasm for paladins and DKs.