Improved Defensive Stance
Ability warrior defensivestance
  • Talent
  • Improved Defensive Stance
  • {{{cast_time}}} sec cast
  • Requires Warrior
  • While in Defensive Stance all spell damage is reduced by X% and when you Block, Parry or Dodge an attack you have a Y% chance to become Enraged, increasing Physical damage caused by Z% for 12 sec.
Usable by
Casting timeUnknown sec cast
CooldownNone/Global Cooldown
Level required30
Related buff

Improved Defensive Stance is a Warrior talent that reduces the amount of spell damage done to the warrior while in Defensive Stance. It also induces an enraged state after a block,dodge or parry for 12 seconds. During the enraged state you deal 10% increased melee damage.

Rank tableEdit

Rank Spell Damage Decrease Enrage Chance Enrage Damage Increase
1 3% 50% 5%
2 6% 100% 10%


  • The enraged state can be consumed by Enraged Regeneration, giving the protection warrior a pretty reliable heal on a 3 minute cooldown.


  • Bc icon/ Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.0.2 (14-Oct-2008): Reduced to 2 ranks, now reduces spell damage taken by 3/6% and any block/parry/dodge has a 50/100% chance to enrage the warrior causing 5/10% more damage for 12 sec.

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