Brewmaster Monk

Brewmaster monk with mage tower challenge appearance
Zen Meditation: Patch 7.2.5 gives Monks the good, the bad, and the ugly {PB} With the arrival of patch 7.2.5, I’m sure many a Monk is stressing out. Should I be excited? Should I repec? Should I keep doing what I’m doing? The start of a patch with major class changes can be filled with decisions on whether to re-gem or re-enchant, and whether or not you want...

Love is in the air for monks
Zen Meditation: A love for Monks When considering what I wanted to write for this month, I had a few options. I knew I wanted to do something Valentine’s Day themed for this week, and considered discussing all the wonderful things our monks can heal, DPS, or tank. However, after putting some thought into it, I realized that you, my readers,...




A Brewpup and his Christmas Keg
Zen Meditation: What Brewmaster Monks need to know for patch 7.0 Legion’s release date is getting closer, and now we know the Legion pre-patch is coming on July 19th. Now, likely, you’re scrambling to get in your last minute prep. Maybe you’re looking at finishing up Challenge Mode Golds (I, myself, finally got around to finishing those this past week!) You may also be thinking about pet battles...

Zen Meditation: Brewmaster Monk artifact quest preview Similar to previous artifact previews — check out our previews for Windwalker and Mistweaver — there will be many, many Legion story spoilers here. If you want to experience this quest fresh when Legion launches, don’t click on! Still want to hear more about the Brewmaster Monk quest? Keep reading.  

Christmas Perky Pug
Zen Meditation: Monk New Year resolutions It’s that time of year again. We’ve gotten done visiting our families, we’re reflecting on how the year’s come and gone, and maybe we’re even making plans for what we’re going to do in the new year. We might’ve even told ourselves we’ll cut back on the sugar, or maybe we want to do just a...

Pandaren Monk
Know Your Lore: Monk Artifact lore in Legion The Monk class was born out of rebellion, pragmatism, and balance. The first Monks were Pandaren who sought to rebel against their cruel and tyrannical Mogu overlords, but while the Mogu were vicious and brutal they weren’t stupid. They’d forbidden their slaves to carry weapons at all. Therefore, the first Monks learned ways to fight...




Calligraphy on Windrunner-US taking a swig of Fortifying Brew
Zen Meditation: Fortifying Brew compared to other tanks’ cooldowns Originally, I had wanted to focus today on Brewmaster cooldowns in general. However, Fortifying Brew itself is a monster of a cooldown and so today, that’s what we’re talking about. In some ways, it’s not a bad cooldown — however, when considering its competition, it could certainly see some growth.