Gearing for Tanking

Tank Combat Styles

Duelist’s
Assassin – DarknessShadow – Kinetic Combat

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Bulwark’s
Juggernaut – ImmortalGuardian – Defense

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Demolisher’s
Powertech – Shield TechVanguard – Shield Specialist

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Gearing Recommendations

Here are the general recommendations given by Theorycrafters, a Discord server with experienced players who discuss information on raiding, gearing, parsing and PvP. They are veteran players who have collectively come up with the following suggestions.

When setting up your gear, remember the basic stat order:

ACCURACY ALACRITY CRITICAL

DUELIST’S
Sith Inquisitor & Jedi Consular
Assassin – Darkness
Shadow – Kinetic Combat
LEGENDARY:
Force Resistance &
Dynamic Force
( Ballist Point for tanking spec preference)
TACTICAL:
Two Cloaks
( The Life Warden,
Ancient Tome of Wrath &
Shroud of A Shadow alternates)
STATS:
Shield: 5000 – 5500
Absorb: remaining tertiary stats
Defensive build recommendations by Jaydenz.
BULWARK’S
Sith Warrior & Jedi Knight
Juggernaut – Immortal
Guardian – Defense
LEGENDARY:
Force Resistance &
Retaliator
TACTICAL:
Grit Teeth
( Jaw Breaker,
Hord’s Makashi Strike &
Leviathan’s Hide as alternatives)
STATS:
Shield: 5500 – 6000
Absorb: remaining tertiary stats
Defensive build recommendations by Dongo. Photo: Davish.
DEMOLISHER’S
Bounty Hunter & Trooper
Powertech – Shield Tech
Vanguard – Shield Specialist
LEGENDARY:
Supercommando &
Squad Leader
TACTICAL:
Thermal Screen (ST)
Oil Fire (AoE)
The Life Warden
STATS:
Shield: 6000 – 6500
Absorb: remaining tertiary stats