Monk abilities

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Monk abilities are abilities used by monks. Most abilities are shared between all specializations, while some are only specific to one (or two) specializations.

Class

All monks automatically learn the following spells at the specified level, regardless of specialization.

Ability Level
[Tiger Palm] 1
[Blackout Kick] 2
[Roll] 3
[Vivify] 4
[Crackling Jade Lightning] 5
[Leg Sweep] 6
[Spinning Crane Kick] 7
[Expel Harm] 8
[Touch of Death] 10
[Zen Pilgrimage] 11
[Resuscitate] 13
[Provoke] 14
[Paralysis] 22
[Detox] 24
[Fortifying Brew] 28
[Transcendence] 32
[Transcendence: Transfer] 32
Mystic Touch 49

Specializations

The three monk specializations are Brewmaster (tanking), Mistweaver (healing) and Windwalker (melee DPS).

For a summary of the character and strengths of each spec, see Monk specializations.

Talents

Talents become available at level 15. Only one talent can be chosen from each tier.

They can be swapped out any time outside of a rested area using  [Tome of the Tranquil Mind].

Monk talents
Level Choices
15 Brewmaster [Eye of the Tiger] [Chi Wave] [Chi Burst]
Mistweaver [Mist Wrap]
Windwalker [Eye of the Tiger]
25 [Celerity] [Chi Torpedo] [Tiger's Lust]
30 Brewmaster [Light Brewing] Spitfire (monk) [Black Ox Brew]
Mistweaver [Lifecycles] [Spirit of the Crane] [Mana Tea]
Windwalker [Ascension] Fist of the White Tiger [Energizing Elixir]
35 Brewmaster Tiger Tail Sweep [Summon Black Ox Statue] [Ring of Peace]
Mistweaver [Song of Chi-Ji]
Windwalker [Good Karma]
40 Brewmaster Bob and Weave [Healing Elixirs] [Dampen Harm]
Mistweaver [Healing Elixirs] [Diffuse Magic]
Windwalker Inner Strength
45 Brewmaster [Special Delivery] [Rushing Jade Wind] [Exploding Keg]
Mistweaver [Summon Jade Serpent Statue] [Refreshing Jade Wind] [Invoke Chi-Ji, the Red Crane]
Windwalker [Hit Combo] [Rushing Jade Wind] [Dance of Chi-Ji]
50 Brewmaster [High Tolerance] Celestial Flames [Blackout Combo]
Mistweaver [Focused Thunder] Upwelling Rising Mist
Windwalker [Spiritual Focus] [Whirling Dragon Punch] [Serenity]

PvP talents

PvP talents become available at level 20. Up to 3 talents may be active at any given time (with additional slots becoming available at levels 30 and 40).

They can be swapped out any time outside of combat, in rested areas, or during the beginning of a PvP match. Other situations require the use of  [Tome of the Tranquil Mind].

Glyphs

Glyphs are spell and ability enhancements that add cosmetic effects or minor enhancements, created by scribes. Glyphs are color-coded to the class for which they are meant.

Glyphs can be removed any time outside of combat using  [Vanishing Powder] and can be used from level 25.

See also